World’s Strangest

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Gumdrop’s Screen Test

(YouTube link) Gumdrop the Robot wants to be an actress. She’s quite charming! This video isn’t nearly as long as it appears because there’s a movie trailer after Gumdrop is finished. -via Geeks Are Sexy

The Woman Who Jumped Off the Hollywood Sign

Making it in Hollywood is a tough game. For every success story, there are a thousand failures. A vast majority of hopefuls understand the odds and still choose to go for it. But some have a tougher time dealing with the competition than others. Wikimedia Commons One such hopeful starlet was Millicent Lilian “Peg” Entwistle, who was [...]

Fabulous Photos of Famous Flappers

This post was planned long ago as a followup to The Rise of the Flapper, which looked at some of the reasons for the iconic lifestyle many young women adopted in the 1920s. Some famous flappers were role models, either in real life or in the movies or other entertainment venues, and others only became [...]

5 Questions: Reese Witherspoon

Today’s 5 Questions quiz wraps up our “Actress Week” theme: Reese Witherspoon

5 Questions: Drew Barrymore

Our “Actress Week” theme glides into Thursday with today’s 5 Questions quiz: Drew Barrymore

5 Questions: Diane Keaton

We continue our “Actress Week” theme with today’s 5 Questions quiz: Diane Keaton

5 Questions: Meg Ryan

Our “Actress Week” theme continues with today’s 5 Questions quiz: Meg Ryan

Fan has 82 tattoos of Julia Roberts

Miljenko Parserisas Bukovic has had 82 pictures of the actress tattooed all over his torso and arms. The 56-year-old started his collection after seei…

Razzie Nominations

We’ll have to wait until tomorrow to see what movies are nominated for the Oscars, but the 2010 Razzie nominations are out. Who will win the awards for the worst movies of the year? The nominees for Worst Picture are: ‘Twilight Saga: Eclipse’ ‘The Last Airbender’ ‘The Bounty Hunter’ ‘Sex & The City 2′ ‘Vampires Suck’ Have you seen these movies? [...]

Welcome 2011: DRB Feel-Good Issue #2

“FEEL-GOOD SHOT” #2Link – by Avi Abrams Some joyful stuff to brighten up your day Welcome to the second issue of Dark Roasted Blend’s “Feel-Good” series: mostly bright and sweet collection of images designed to propel you along your day with a smile on your face and a spring in your gait. Consider it as a Tumbler-substitute for [...]