Movie sequels are generally schlocky, but there are exceptions (like The Dark Knight), and this Movie Sequel Map covers them all. Using info from Rotten Tomatoes it graphs the best and the worst of sequels, and how they match up against their predecessors.
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You might be able to make rabbit ears or maybe a dog, but what about entire scenes of people walking or sharing a meal? Using strategically placed objects, this brilliant shadow art tests our visual conception of reality.
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No MS Paint? No fear - this online scribbler should suit your doodling needs (you can even upload pictures and scribble on them, too!)
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A picture of (frighteningly huge) driftwood from this great Earth Science Picture of the Day blog.
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One week ago Ricky Gervais made waves with his Golden Globe routine, but fellow fans will know that's not even the half of it - Ranker.com has so helpfully listed, in fact, the 13 Most Offensive Ricky Gervais Bits.
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From Emma, "I know you've had a couple BSC quizzes on mental_floss before, and this? This link? This is GENIUS!" That would be the Babysitters' Club - Where Are They Now?, a silly but necessary must-read for all fans of the series.
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Flossy reader Susan as submitted her husband Rob's blog, which I've found to be pretty full of geeky entertainment fun (especially the picture posts - and yes, haven't we all had that "why is the ONLY car in the parking lot parked right next to me so closely??")
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I've been watching Spain: On the Road Again … again, and it's been giving me cravings for lots of olive oil and a desire to make some new dishes. And for anyone looking to do the same, Food Gawker's Most All-Time Favored recipes is a good place to start!
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