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Miley Cyrus Is ‘A Freak’ But Lots Of ‘Fun’ Proclaims Flaming Lips Front Man

You might not think that the head of Oklahoma’s Flaming Lips band, 53-year-old Wayne Coyne, would have a whole lot in common with ex-Disney star Miley Cyrus, but you’d be wrong. As well as the obvious similarities, like the tattoos and...Show More Summary

Amazon and Wal-Mart Duke It Out

The two retailing giants have a lot in common, including a growing rivalry.

Jon Stewart Takes On North Korea Over Sony Hack

Jon Stewart can't figure out why North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has such a big problem with Hollywood. The two places have a lot in common. "Hollywood's just like North Korea," Stewart said on Thursday night's "Daily Show." "Everyone's...Show More Summary

With $800,000 and Two ’60 Minutes’ Veterans, ‘Frontline’ Makes Major Investment in Digital

CBS’ “60 Minutes” and PBS’ “Frontline” have a lot in common. Both have deep and distinguished roots in traditional media–your Mom, for instance, will know both brands, while Vice may still be a bit of a mystery–and both have been doing...Show More Summary

The Different Situations Involving Daniel Pantaleo and Darren Wilson

Daniel Pantaleo and Darren Wilson have a lot in common. Both are police officers, sworn to protect and serve, with similar tenures; Pantaleo had been employed for eight years, Wison six. Pantaleo and Wilson were both employed by mostly white forces. Show More Summary

Michael Sam & Dave Chappelle -- HANDS UP, DON'T SHOOT

He's off the team, but Michael Sam still has a lot in common with his former St. Louis Rams teammates -- throwing up the Ferguson "Hands Up" tribute last night with Dave Chappelle. The two were hanging out at the 2014 GQ Men of the Year party…

What World of Warcraft Borrowed From FarmVille

The latest World of Warcraft expansion is a huge success, likely because it has a lot in common with the games you play on your smartphone. Since Blizzard Entertainment released it in 2004, World of Warcraft has been one of the most successful franchises in media, let alone video games. Show More Summary

Gail Sheehy and Me

Gail Sheehy and I are contemporaries, almost exactly the same age. Her latest book, Daring: My Passages, is a memoir; so it is understandable why I was drawn to it. It turns out that we have a lot in common, undoubtedly due to the times we lived in. Show More Summary

The Two-Minute Secret to Mental Toughness

You might think you don't have a lot in common with a room full of professional athletes, but the reality is that the human mind works in some very consistent ways.

Saints, Bengals share some interesting connections

METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints and Cincinnati Bengals don’t see much of each other, but they have a lot in common. Saints offensive tackle Zach Strief, a Cincinnati native who grew up as a Bengals season-ticket holder, evenShow More Summary

LSU vs. Arkansas: TV Info, Spread, Injury Updates, Game Time and More

The LSU Tigers and Arkansas Razorbacks will have a lot in common when the two meet in Fayetteville for what is sure to be a brutal SEC encounter. Both programs tout similar philosophies: run the ball and play great defense. LSU enters...Show More Summary

2014 MOYs Buck Showalter, Matt Williams Embody 2 Sides of Baseball Management

On the surface, Matt Williams and Buck Showalter have a lot in common: They're both former corner infielders (though Showalter never cracked a big league roster), they're both managers of Beltway-based clubs and, now, they're both 2014...Show More Summary

San Antonio Spurs have a lot in common with Clippers

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Their passion has been questioned. Their trainer has been busy. Their esteemed coach has sported widely discussed facial hair.

Refreshed Dell Venue 11 Pro is thinner and more powerful

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Dell has refreshed its Venue 11 Pro 7000 series hybrid tablet, updating both its internals and its external design. Like its predecessor, the new machine has a lot in common with Microsoft’s Surface Pro, straddling the line between tablet...Show More Summary

Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar Just Outed Themselves as Secret Fans

2 months agoNews : CitizenSugar

A video posted by Taylor Swift (@taylorswift) on Nov 11, 2014 at 7:55pm PST You might not think that Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar have a lot in common (other than being critical favorites), but this week they both proved that they are also fans of each other's music. Show More Summary

Launch Trailer

This abstract indie game shares a lot in common with the bullet-hell genre.

Bowling seeks to become an Olympic sport by doing away with current ‘boring’ scoring method

2 months agoSports : The Early Lead

If curling can be an Olympic sport, why can’t bowling? After all, they both have a lot in common. Besides having a similar aim of slinging an object down a slippery surface, they can also both be played while drinking copious amounts of beer. Unfortunately for World Bowling President Kevin Dornberger, though, that’s precisely part of […]

20 years later, platforms are still Chinese households

On October 29, 1994 I wrote an emotional piece about being a developer for Apple. I had just read an Amy Tan novel about life in China many years ago, and found a lot in common with the life of Mac developers in 1994. Developers cook the meals, care for the babies, and don't ask for much in return. Show More Summary

10 Entrepreneurs' Superhero Alter Egos

Superheroes and entrepreneurs have a lot in common: They have to gain the public's trust, build a brand from scratch, and go through a lot of personal sacrifice for the greater good. Here are some of the world's most renowned entrepreneurs and the comic book superheroes their personas most closely resemble.

Video Interlude: This Ikea Ad's Take on 'The Shining' is So Spot-On

When you think about it, the average Ikea store has a lot in common with The Shining's Overlook Hotel. A penchant for tearing apart loved ones. A labyrinthian interior designed to keep you there forever (or at least until...

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