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The Goofiest Villains And Monsters In Horror Movie History

(Vimeo Link) Horror movies have featured some pretty horrifying creatures over the years, and they’ve also let some real turkeys take center stage. Flavorwire presents a supercut of the goofiest monsters and baddies ever featured in horror movies, and when they say goofy they mean utterly ridiculous!  –via Flavorwire

Halloween Costumes Kids Are Too Young To Understand- 2012 Edition

Our friends at Flavorwire shared their updated 2012 edition of costumes kids are too young to understand with us, and they’ve stepped up their game so much that we just had to share. From a dapper young Don Draper, glass of scotch in hand, to a tiny version of Sweet Dee from the epic rock opera [...]

The Scariest Psycho Biddies in Cinema

To celebrate the release of the 1962 film What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? on Blu-Ray, and of course, the horror film season leading up to Halloween, Flavorwire composed a list of the scariest crazy old women in movie history. Actresses can make these characters pretty scary, but add to that our unresolved conflicts with [...]

10 Unusual Spas for Alternative Tranquility

Flavorwire has compiled a collection of wonderful places to relax, unwind, and take in the scenery while you release the stress of your life. There are spas set up in boats, mountaintops, islands, jungles, and other neat spots all over the world -even under the ocean! Me, I’d want to try out this hot springs [...]

Keith Haring Easter Egg

Marina Galperina of Flavorwire rounded up ten sets of Easter eggs painted in the styles of popular artists, including Roy Lichtenstein, Vincent Van Gogh, Piet Mondrian, Frida Kahlo and others. I really like this one inspired by the works of the late Pop artist Keith Haring. Link | Photo: Keith Haring Foundation

The Most Beautiful Bookstores in the World

This ain’t your neighborhood Barnes & Noble, that’s for sure! Flavorwire has the gallery of 20 most beautiful bookstores in the world. (The one above is the El Ateneo Grand Splendid bookstore in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Take a look, before Amazon puts [...]

14 Awesome Pop Culture Dolls

If you love paper dolls, but want a few more contemporary, geeky options, Flavorwire has you covered with a great selection of weird and wonderful paper dolls including Betty White and David Bowie. Print them out, cut them up and then stage your own delightfully odd plays. Link

Your Favorite Children’s Books as Minimalist Posters

I’m a sucker for minimalist design – I think it’s interesting to see how little you can use to convey a concept – so Christian Jackson’s interpretations of classic children’s literature really caught my eye. Even if you haven’t heard the tale of Hansel and Gretel (pictured), the message gets across: evil lurking at the [...]

Artist-Inspired Tattoos

Photo link Flavorwire has assembled a cool slideshow of people with artist-inspired tattoos, from the pop art of Andy Warhol to Banksy’s graffiti work. Other artists represented include Joan Miro, Salvador Dali, Gustav Klimt, Georgia O’Keeffe and Frida Kahlo. I think the colors in the Starry Night-inspired sleeve above are just gorgeous. Link

A Time-Traveling Fictional Bar Crawl

When the What first caught my eye because of a Flavorwire link to their TGIF timeline. You know, if you were of a certain age, there was a point when you were totally stoked for Friday nights because it meant Full House, Family Matters and Perfect Strangers. But then I started perusing and loved the [...]