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Fine Art in The Simpsons

The Simpsons has a reputation for clever, subtle references. It occasionally mentions or imitates famous works of art. After twenty-three seasons, that “occasionally” builds up to a lot, and the author of Simpsons Park has compiled a huge list of dozens of works of art that the writers worked into the show. Pictured above is [...]

No Signal: When Movies Use Cell Phone Signal Loss to Heighten Drama

No Signal is a YouTube “supercut” of various movie moments in which the protagonists find themselves without a cell phone signal — you can bet a murderer/terrorist/alien is right around the corner when that happens! Don’t go through that door, cell phone guy! Wondering what the term “supercut” means? Blogger Andy Baio (who popularized the [...]