The duffel bag is named for Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold.
Tommy Wiseau is best known (okay, only known) for his awful movie The Room; if you haven't seen it, check out Ransom Riggs's post The Remarkable Success of the Worst Movie Ever.
Sorry I Haven't Posted is an amusing collection of posts, curated by Cory Arcangel, in which bloggers apologize for neglecting their blogs.
An internet meme costume is cool as long as at least a few of your fellow Halloween party-goers recognize what you are trying to portray.
If you're one of those people that's been complaining about the fact that we don't have jetpacks yet, it's time you find a new rallying cry.
1968 was a great year for media in all forms, the cinema included. Several favorite films (okay, my favorite films) premiered that year, including 2001: A Space Odyssey.
5 times we almost nuked ourselves by accident.
She had dozens of parts on various TV shows prior to landing her signature role, but most of the world will always remember Barbara Billingsley as June Cleaver.
Usually on The Late Movies I post five videos, or eight, or ten.
After spending a lot of time last week writing about what some famous books and characters were nearly called, I was inspired to do the same thing for horror movies.
I was at a tech conference in Las Vegas this past week and happened to be walking by a booth at the right time.
This is a hoot: Frames of Reference is a 1960 video produced by MIT's Physical Science Study Committee as "part of its course in physics." It's a half-hour video showing various
Here are a handful of stories from around the globe that illustrate the long-time love of alcohol that connects the world.
The Kegger of the
Television salary disputes are almost as old as the Nielsen charts. Here are some examples.
1. With Friends Like
Just in time for the holidays! My friend Jack Mord bought this amazing little toy from the UK via eBay, a gruesome reminder of one of the world's rarest and most awful forms of execution.
Even those who aren't fans of The Lord of the Rings saga can still appreciate this amazing matchstick sculpture depicting the stunning mountain-side city of Minas Tirith.
The artist, Patrick A