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‘Serial’, The Popular Long-Form True Crime Podcast, Announces a Second Season After Asking Fans For Support

1 hour agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Serial, the popular long-form true crime podcast, has announced a second season after asking fans for support. Serial was a spinoff of the radio show and podcast This American Life and was largely supported by that show in its first season, but announced on a recent episode that to continue after the first season it would need listener support. […]

10 Things That Make Women Jealous Of Bromance

1 hour agoOdd : Thought Catalog

If you are dating a dude, it is likely he has a best bro who factors into his life in a major way.

The Mary Sue’s Favorite Moments From the Jurassic World Trailer

1 hour agoOdd : Geekosystem

Look, it's not every trailer that deserves to be dissected with nerd vigor but when you're the one who had solo sleepovers in your own living room to watch Jurassic Park on repeat you can bet your sweet bippy Jurassic World's trailer gets special treatment.

Batman vs. Darth Vader

1 hour agoOdd : Neatorama

(YouTube link) It’s the ultimate showdown of badass fictional characters in black! Never mind the odd crossover of the Disney and DC universes -at least there’s no problem with the style of music for these two. Who will win when the Caped Crusader goes against the Sith Lord with light sabers? Enjoy this Super Power Beat Down video from MachinimaPrime. -via Gamma Squad

James Cameron Plugs ‘Avatar’ Sequels with Racy Language

1 hour agoOdd : Nerd Bastards

Love them or hate them, three more installments of the Avatar franchise are on their way. Tentatively titled Avatar 2, Avatar 3 and Avatar 4, we’ll be seeing them rolling into the theaters one after then other in 2016, 2017 and 2018. Recently, Empire Magazine sat down and had a chat with James Cameron and […]

The ReBoot Reboot Has A Real Title And Teaser Image, Is Actually Going To Exist - Everything is alphanumeriiiic!

1 hour agoOdd : Geekosystem

A little over a year ago, we told you that Rainmaker's Mainframe television department had announced they were planning on rebooting the classic computer-animated series ReBoot. Just when you started thinking the project had been lost to the Nulls, they've released an official image from the new series!

‘Sailors in Your Mouth’, An Animated Music Video for ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Featuring The National Singing About Gravy

1 hour agoOdd : Laughing Squid

“Sailors in Your Mouth” is an animated music video for the television show Bob’s Burgers that features The National singing a Thanksgiving song about gravy. The 2013 music video is part of a series of animated music videos featuring songs from the show being covered by other artists. The song was originally performed by Gayle […]

THE LIMEY: Movie As Memory, Memory As Movie

1 hour agoOdd : Badass Digest

Steven Soderbergh's 1999 revenge thriller brilliantly utilized casting, editing and even the re-purposing of another film to deliver themes of nostalgia and regret.

Richard Scarry's Busy Town in the 21st Century

1 hour agoOdd : Kottke.org

Oh, this is great. The butchers, farmers, doctors, and children's book librarians of Richard Scarry's original Busy, Busy Town give way to the non-lending officer, one-percenter service provider, fart-sound app maker, and lowly immigrant in Tom the Dancing Bug's 21st century Busy Town. Tags: Busy Busy Town Richard Scarry books

7 Things Every Writer Should Be Thankful For

1 hour agoOdd : Thought Catalog

If we could pause our pretensions for moment, we’d realize that there are many things that every writer can be thankful for.

You Asked: What Are Podcasts?

You’ve heard how addictive Serial is — but do you actually know what it is?

James Cameron on Avatar sequels: “You will shit yourself with your mouth wide open.”

1 hour agoOdd : Boing Boing

Movie magazine Empire cornered director James Cameron with some questions about the forthcoming sequels to Avatar. Read the rest

John Oliver Comments on the Strange Tradition of White House Turkey Pardoning for Thanksgiving on ‘Last Week Tonight’

1 hour agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Host John Oliver commented on the strange tradition of White House turkey pardoning for Thanksgiving in a web exclusive clip for Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. Turkey pardoning is a weird tradition. They’re basically all guilty…of being delicious.

Weed cake puts 8 unsuspecting party-goers in the hospital

1 hour agoOdd : Death and Taxes

The staff apparently knew what was going on right away when the stoned party-goers filed into the emergency room.

Please Do Not Let Your Depression Win

1 hour agoOdd : Thought Catalog

It is a struggle that I have still not ever found the proper words to explain, the way it feels to walk around with skin covering a black hole inside.

Tale of stray dog in Ecuador who tagged along with adventure athlete team will melt your heart

1 hour agoOdd : Boing Boing

This terrific NPR radio segment is making the viral rounds for good reason. Read the rest

A Step-By-Step Guide To Surviving Thanksgiving On Your Own

1 hour agoOdd : Thought Catalog

Thanksgiving is whatever you make it. No matter if you’re with family or a cat that will likely eat your face one day, it can still be a meaningful and fulfilling day.

Is Dehumanization The “New Normal?”

1 hour agoOdd : Thought Catalog

Dehumanization. Even when it’s staring us right in the face, we make excuses for it.

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