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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.

Food
Kellogg to Open Cereal Bar and Cafe in NYC
Fun
Taste the Dark Side with a Stars Wars Death Star Toaster
Movies
Heirloom Chrome Extension Customizes Rotten Tomatoes to Your Movie Tastes
Art
12 Famous Artists Who Designed Album Covers
Movies
(Another) 9 Outrageous Movie Theories You Didn’t See Coming
Food
Hostess is Bringing Deep Fried Twinkies to a Walmart Near You
TV
10 TV Characters Who Were Inspired By Real People
Movies
Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ Is Full of Hidden Mickeys
Movies
12 TV Commercials You Might Not Realize Were Made by Pixar
Fun
What Kind of Salary Would the X-Men Make in Real Life?
Video Games
‘Tecmo Super Bowl’ Secret Revealed, 25 Years Later
Movies
Watch This Cool Supercut of Quentin Tarantino Characters
List
15 Inspiring Celebrity Commencement Speeches
Live Smarter
This Laundry-Folder is the Machine You Didn’t Know You Needed
Travel
Check Out the Secret Airplane Bedrooms Where Flight Crews Sleep
Movies
Visit the Overlook Hotel from 'The Shining' in Virtual Reality
Food
There’s a McDonald’s in Australia That Sells Nothing But Fries
Food
Starbucks Taps Into America’s Nitro Cold Brew Coffee Market
Food
McDonald’s is Giving Away an 18-Karat Gold Chicken McNugget
Food
Dunkin’ Donuts is Now Serving Candy-Flavored Iced Coffee
Fun
Disney World Honored a Woman’s Unused Pass … from 1994
List
The Real People Who Inspired 5 Comic Book Characters
Movies
‘Deadpool’ Used Recycled Footage from ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’
Movies
Rare ‘Revenge of the Jedi’ Trailer Unearthed After More Than 30 Years
Movies
An Adult-Sized Catbus is Coming to the Ghibli Museum
Food
Oreo Unveils New Limited Edition Blueberry Pie and Fruity Crisp Flavors
Food
In South Korea, There's an Ice Cream That Can Cure a Hangover
Live Smarter
This License Plate Cover Doubles as a Collision Warning System
Fun
‘The Legend of Zelda’ Is Now a Chess Set
Movies
10 (More) Outrageous Movie Theories You Didn’t See Coming
Fun
Crayola Will Turn Your Kid’s Drawing Into a Stuffed Animal
Food
McDonald’s Introduces Red and Green Burgers in China
Technology
This Smartphone App Can Solve Your Handwritten Math Problems
Video Games
Nintendo’s Unreleased Snow White Game Recovered After 25 Years
Video Games
Witness the Life of a Sega Video Game Tester (in 1996)
Food
A London Pizza Hut is Testing a Craft Beer-Infused Crust
Music
Early Demo Versions of 11 Hit Songs
TV
Topps Has Launched a ‘Walking Dead’ Digital Trading Card App
Food
There’s a Burger King in Helsinki That’s Also a Spa
Food
Krispy Kreme Unveils New Nutella Flavor at Doughnut ATM in London
Movies
A ‘Ghostbusters’ VR Experience is Coming to Madame Tussauds
Fun
Watch a Group of Skydivers Play Quidditch in Mid-Air
Music
Paul Thomas Anderson Directed Radiohead’s New Video—and It's Playing in Theaters
Movies
6 Lesser-Known Versions of Famous Pop Culture Characters
Fun
Kyrie Irving’s New Limited-Edition Nikes Come Courtesy of Krispy Kreme
Music
Listen to The Monkees’ First New Song in 20 Years
Fun
Vans and Nintendo Are Partnering on a Retro Gaming Sneaker Line
Video Games
‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Website Adds Playable Retro Video Games
Movies
8 Rejected Ideas for Movie Sequels
Food
Toast Your Favorite Selfie for Breakfast
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