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.

Movies
Watch the Song Recording Sessions from 10 Classic Disney Movies
Live Smarter
8 Simple Ways to Speed Up Your Smartphone
Language
12 Fictional Film and TV Languages You Can Actually Learn
Technology
A Robotic Exoskeleton Designed to Give the Elderly a Boost
Technology
Every Underground Subway Station in New York City Now Has Free Wi-Fi
Art
Get an Up-Close Look at a Toilet Seat Art Museum
Live Smarter
Smart Vending Machines Will Dispense Locally Sourced Food and Drinks
Comics
The Real People Who Inspired 8 Famous Superheroes
Technology
A 14-Year-Old and His Younger Brother Made a Holiday Card Printer Out of LEGO
Technology
This Honda-Designed Electric Car Has Its Own 'Emotions'
Movies
The Harry Potter and 'Fantastic Beasts' Easter Egg You May Have Missed
Technology
Snake-Like Robot from MIT Is Flexible, Customizable
TV
10 Clever Moments of TV Foreshadowing You Might Have Missed
Technology
Duke Students Have Developed a Robotic Nursing Assistant
Museums
The Silver Swan Automaton Will Visit London’s Science Museum Next Year
Video Games
The ‘Resident Evil 7’ Collector’s Edition Comes With a Tiny Haunted House
Food
New Social Media Photo Sharing App Is Just for Foodies
Fun
Google's Addictive New App Makes an A.I. Guess What You're Doodling
Food
Lexus Created a Sriracha-Inspired Car, and It Comes With a Trunk Full of Hot Sauce
Fun
Nintendo Is Making an Escape Room Featuring 'The Legend of Zelda'
Movies
‘Spirited Away’ Is Returning to Theaters Next Month
Food
15 Forgotten Thanksgiving Dishes
Music
13 Musicians Who Hated Their Own Albums
Fun
Play-Doh Launches Mobile App That Turns Creations Into Animated Characters
TV
Listen to an Excerpt From 'The Secret History of Twin Peaks'
List
12 Halloween Traditions From Around the World
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
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
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