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Rudie Obias

Rudie Obias lives in Brooklyn, New York. He's a freelance writer interested in cinema, pop culture, science fiction, and web culture. His work can be found at ShockYa.com, MoviePilot.com, UPROXX, io9, ScreenRant.com, Giantfreakinrobot.com, and, of course, Mental Floss. He is also a Co-Working Evangelist for Bat Haus Co-Working in Brooklyn.

TV
Listen to an Excerpt From 'The Secret History of Twin Peaks'
Travel
Watch a Baker Make Bread in an Icelandic Hot Spring
Movies
18 Awesome Video Stores That Are Still Open for Business
Movies
10 Deleted Scenes That Explain Major Movie Plot Holes
Video Games
10 Video Game Easter Eggs That Took Years to Discover
Movies
‘The Shining’ Is Returning to Theaters, Just in Time for Halloween
Fun
This Candle Will Fill Your Home With the Scent of a Freshly Unboxed MacBook
Movies
There’s a ‘Back to the Future’ Easter Egg in ‘Luke Cage’
Movies
9 Unbelievable Movie Fan Theories That Turned Out to Be True
Technology
Want to Log Your Meals? Just Snap a Photo With This App
Fun
Grow a Garden in Your Kitchen With a Futuristic Wall Farms
Food
Halloween-Themed Cheeseburger Features a Bacon "Tongue"
Food
Hipster-Themed Convenience Store Opens in Portland
Movies
‘Back to the Future’ Fan Theory Suggests the Trilogy is an Elaborate Chiasmus
Live Smarter
Ready to Cut the Cord? 12 Cost-Saving Alternatives to Cable
Art
Museum of Modern Art Releases Free Online Archive of Every Exhibit Since 1929
News
Couple Wins Free Pizza For Year, Donates Entire Prize to Charity
Food
8 Curious Recipes From the Depression Era
Travel
Lawyer Visits Every NYC Subway Station in Record-Breaking Speed
Food
KFC: Now Serving Fried Chicken-Scented Sunscreen
Food
Elect Your Favorite Cereal Monster: Boo Berry, Count Chocula, or Franken Berry
Food
Pizza Hut Debuts New Box With a Pair of Playable DJ Decks
Travel
Elvis Presley's Graceland Now Features a Luxury Hotel Resort
Food
Finally! Starbucks Adds Almond Milk to Its Menu
Technology
New App Teaches Kids How to Code With Japanese Pocky Candy
Fun
Graphic Designer Creates 'Super Mario'-Themed Map of the London Underground
Sports
7 Athletes Who Had Their Olympic Medals Revoked
Food
13 Discontinued Doritos Flavors
Movies
‘Star Wars’ Fan Theory Suggests Rey is From the Dark Side
Movies
9 Surprising Movies ‘Shaun of the Dead’ Director Edgar Wright Loves
TV
The Notorious B.I.G.'s Lyrics Have Inspired a New TBS Sitcom
Video Games
Nintendo Announces Official Companion Book For the Mini NES
Movies
8 Movies That Were Originally Shot as TV Shows
Fun
'Oregon Trail' Is Now a Card Game
Video Games
Mega Drive is Sega's Answer to Nintendo's Miniature NES
Video Games
‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Returns to Its Retro Roots for 25th Anniversary
Movies
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Ride to Replace Tower of Terror at Disney California Adventure
Food
Starbucks Is Testing Eco-Friendly Cups in the UK
Video Games
A Seattle Man Purchased an Extremely Rare Nintendo 64DD Off Craigslist
Movies
Every ‘Star Wars’ Fan Needs This Sarlacc Pit Coffee Table
Movies
10 Movies That Were Banned in China
Art
David Bowie's Private Art Collection to Go on Tour Before Being Sold at Auction
Fun
Robotic Moving Furniture Turns Compact Living Spaces Into Multiple Rooms
Food
Oreo Debuts New Choco Chip Flavor
Movies
Ice Cream Truck Feud to Become a New Feature Film
This Just In
Amazon Will Open Third Physical Store in New York City
Comics
New York City's Prospect Park Is Getting a Captain America Statue
Movies
Watch Director Abbas Kiarostami's Debut Short Film
Music
Take a 360-Degree Tour of an Iconic New York City Record Store
Movies
IMAX Wants to Build You a Home Theater
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