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The Late Movies: Lego Remakes

Mark Arminio

For tonight's Late Movies, we've compiled a few clips featuring everyone's favorite building blocks.

How to Not Kill Yourself and Still Be a Writer

Chris Higgins

In February 2009, writer Elizabeth Gilbert gave a funny, inspiring talk at the TED conference in California.

The Quick 10: AFI's Top 10 Thrills

Stacy Conradt

October is horror movie month at my house.

What Does it Matter if I'm Allergic to Eggs? (A Flu Shot FAQ)

Ethan Trex

Since we're right in the middle of flu shot season, here are the answers to a few questions you might be mulling over on your way to get your injection of this year's vaccine cocktail.

18 Creepy Landscapes

Jill Harness

Have you ever wandered into a dead part of a forest and thought to yourself, "this looks like a scene from a Tim Burton movie"? These 18 creepy landscapes are kind of like that.

Scientific Reasons to Believe in Vampires, Werewolves & Zombies

Matt Soniak

With Halloween just around the corner, let's take a look at some real-world events that may have inspired the creation of vampires, werewolves and zombies.

The (TV) Taxman Cometh

Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

A few weeks ago, my husband got us a digital cable box, despite the fact that we don't have a

Creepy Halloween Party Food

Miss Cellania

When you plan your Halloween party, the food must be front and center. Since we published Gruesome Halloween Party Food two years ago, many more creepy and delicious treats have surfaced.

Brain Game: More Numb Numbers

It seems like whenever I've done a number sequence for the Brain Game, you all-too-bright readers have managed to find alternate answers that fit in with the pattern.

Morning Cup of Links: Bicycling Alaska

Miss Cellania

Max Hirschberg rode a bike for two months to get to Nome, Alaska to join the Klondike gold rush in 1900. And you think you have a difficult commute.

Ask Otis

David K. Israel

How many miles is the moon from the earth? Think you know? Otis does. Special thanks to Jaime Margary for all the hours of sweat that went into animating our little

The Late Movies: 9 Low-Budget "Classic Alternative" Music Videos

Chris Higgins

I grew up watching 120 Minutes, an MTV show that aired starting at midnight on Sunday night.

The Quick 10: 10 Residents of the Motion Picture Country House

Stacy Conradt

In 1940, Jean Hersholt did a very cool thing - he bought nearly 50 acres of land through the Motion Picture Relief Fund, which he co-founded, and turned part of the property into the Motion Picture Co

PhotoSketch: Make the Internet Create Photos for You

Chris Higgins

So this is real. Seriously.

Bar Codes & Mad Magazine

Jason English

If you've done any Googling this morning, you probably know today is the 57th anniversary of the first bar code patent. From The Christian Science Monitor: On October 7, 1952, inventors Nor