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The Missing Links: Weird New Laws of the Land

Preparing For the Coming Cyber Wars This connected little town was developed just to be wrecked by hacker terrorists. * The Internet Pays Some M*%#&#f@*%#ing Respect Getty Images Check out these tributes to Samuel L. Jackson. * What Does An 80,000 Year Old Living Tree Look Like? Check out these shots of life forms that are tens or hundreds [...]

The Avengers Cast of Animals

If the movie The Avengers were made with animals instead of human actors, we’ve already found the perfect cast. They even come with their own adorable costumes! Pictured here is Nick Fury (or is it Nick Furry?) played not by Samuel L. Jackson, but by a sweet Boston Terrier. See the rest at Buzzfeed. Link

7 Children’s Books Written in Response to Other Books

Some authors write books because they have a way with words. Other people write books because they have a story they want to share with the world. And a select group of individuals write books mostly to spite the author of another book. These books were written in response to another book, some angrily and [...]

Cheerleading and Some Famous Cheerleaders

Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen. Visit Eddie at his website. Here’s your question for the day: In what activity were men once 100% in control, but now women are in almost totally in control? Did you say, “cheerleading?” Well, you’d be correct if you did. One hundred years ago, [...]

Your Favorite Edited-for-TV Movie Quotes

Every Friday, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else’s reply, whatever you want. On to this week’s topics of discussion… 1. In yesterday’s post on Hollywood knockoffs, Cole Gamble mentioned the infamous TV version of Samuel L. Jackson’s big line in [...]

The Quick 10: 10 Famous Male Cheerleaders

When cheerleading was “born” on November 2, 1898, it looked a lot different than it looks today. No tiny outfits, no wild stunts and – surprise – no women. University of Minnesota student Johnny Campball rallied a football crowd with the ad-libbed cheer, “Rah, Rah, Rah! Ski-u-mah, Hoo-Rah! Hoo-Rah! Varsity! Varsity! Varsity, Minn-e-So-Tah!” and unwittingly [...]