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The Quick 10: 10 Interesting Prints at Grauman’s Chinese Theater

Grauman’s Chinese Theater has been entertaining celebs and tourists alike since it opened in 1927. That was the same year stars first had their autographs, handprints and footprints immortalized in the concrete forecourt of the theater as well. It didn’t take long for those creative types to start jazzing up the cement squares with more [...]

The Late Movies: Indie Comedy

I keep coming across comedy videos that I classify as “too weird for a single blog post.” I think they’re funny, but are they enough for one post? Probably not. Then I had a bright idea — on the eve of Thanksgiving, why not dump a whole bunch of weird comedy in your laps? Enjoy. [...]

Daniel Radcliffe Sings “The Elements” by Tom Lehrer

“Tom Lehrer is, in my opinion, is the cleverest and funniest man of the twentieth century, and he’s kind of my hero, and he wrote a song called ‘The Elements’ because he was a scientist and it’s basically — it’s the name of every element in the periodic table, and that’s my party trick.” -Daniel [...]

Top Quizzes of ‘09: Harry Potter Character or Skin Disease? (#8)

Editor’s Note: We’re counting down this year’s most popular quizzes. At #8, here’s a quiz that combines wizardry and dermatology, which was originally posted July 15th. The sixth Harry Potter movie hit theaters this summer. Wait, the sixth? In nine years? Does Hollywood have an anti-puberty spell for Daniel Radcliffe? Anyway, I devised this little test [...]

Real-life Harry Potter Not Happy with Fame

Harry Potter of Portsmouth, England was born in 1989 and had eight years of peace before J.K. Rowling wrote the books that would make him miserable. He said: ‘No one ever believes that I’m telling the truth about my name. I had to show my girlfriend my passport, my bank card, and my driving licence to [...]