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The Late Movies: Guess The Theme 63

Welcome back to the Thursday night Late Movies, _flossers! As always, the clips below have something in common. Think you can figure it out? Leave your best guesses in the comments section. The Notorious B.I.G. – Hypnotize The Smurfs Intro John Phillips – Mississippi Hemingway’s Nobel Prize In Literature Speech San Diego Union-Tribune Advertisement

The Late Movies: Guess The Theme 43

Welcome once again _flossers to the Thursday Late Movies. As always, it’s GUESS THE THE THEME. All the clips below have something in common. Leave your best guesses in the comments section. The Monkees – I’m A Believer Toto – Africa Van Morrison – Brown Eyed Girl Fleetwood Mac – Dreams Guns N’ Roses – Sweet Child [...]

The Late Movies: Guess The Theme 41

Welcome to the Thursday night Late Movies, loyal _flossers! It’s time, once again, for GUESS THE THEME. All the clips below have something in common. Leave you best guesses in the comments. Led Zeppelin – Ramble On Counting Crows – Rain King The Police – Don’t Stand So Close To Me The Hold Steady – Stuck [...]

This Is What A Scientist Looks Like

Movies and television shows always show scientists as being stuffy older folks shrouded in white lab coats, but real scientists look much more like the rest of us than they would have you think. That’s why This Is What A Scientist is so great -it shows real scientists living their everyday lives, looking like regular [...]

Final Scenes From Famous Movies

Can you guess which movies these 45 images are taken from? Some are easy but others are a little tougher. I’ll bet you can’t guess all of them. Link – Via Kottke

Eye of Sauron in the Morning Sun

redditor lulalai snapped this shot this morning. It reminds me (as well as a lot of other redditors) of the Eye of Saruon presented in the LOTR movies. Do you agree? Link

The Late Movies: Fun Facts

Tonight for The Late Movies, we have a collection of fact clips to boost your trivia knowledge and tease and tantalize your mind. Enjoy! Think you know the relative distance between the Earth and moon? It may be farther away than you think. Are you one of the 35% of young people who wake up and immediately [...]

The Late Movies: Geeky Tributes!

Geeks, nerds and dorks attend! Tonight for The Late Movies are a spattering of geeky tributes for your enjoyment. Know of a few others? Leave them in the comments section. Leading off tonight, is “Hail To The Geek” by Deaf Pedestrians. To the tune of “Hey There Delilah,” here is a tribute to everyone’s favorite former-CIA-turned-Phoenix-Foundation-Uber-Geek, MacGyver. Here’s [...]

The Late Movies: This Will Make You Cry

Usually on The Late Movies I post five videos, or eight, or ten. But tonight’s video is more powerful than ten videos, and I feel like posting more similarly-themed videos after it would just dilute its effect. It’s a short documentary called Last Minutes with Oden, about a man who has to have his much-loved [...]

The Late Movies: Letterman’s Monologue

I’m heading out to Cleveland tomorrow morning for a visit to our Midwest headquarters (and new retail store), and I still need to pack. So tonight’s Late Movies post has been hastily assembled. Also, there’s only one of them, making the ‘Movies’ part misleading. Anyway, here’s David Letterman explaining what’s going on at NBC. He [...]