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The Elvis Presley coverup: What America didn’t hear about the death of the king

<b>This cover image released by RCA/Legacy shows the box set for Elvis Presley, "Elvis: Prince From Another Planet." (AP Photo/RCA/Legacy) (Uncredited)</b><p>After Presley’s death, an effort was launched to protect the reputation of the hospital that had treated him<p>Joel Williamson<p>November 16, 2014 11:59am …

It took a graphic novel to tell the larger than life story of wrestler Andre the Giant

Author Box Brown starts his novel "Andre the Giant: Life and Legend” with a short essay. It describes the blurry line between fact and fiction in the world where Andre the Giant lived.<p><b>"The culture of professional wrestling is, in some ways, built upon mass deception. It’s no wonder it’s often a</b> …

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Upper Deck Previews Legendary Encounters, Announces Deal for Predator and Firefly

In post Gen Con 2013 coverage in August, I wrote about Upper Deck Entertainment's suprise reveal during that convention: <b>Legendary Encounters</b>, a …

Doctor Who: The Mystery of the Haunted Cottage by Derek Landy - extract | Children's books | theguardian.com

The Juggernaut of fantasy games!

Kris Vanhoyland<p>Belgium<br>Genk<p>“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.” ― …

Pandemic: The Board Game iPad Review

en_US<p>article<p>There are a few games that are responsible for introducing ideas to the gaming lexicon. Settlers of Catan brought the idea of Eurogaming …

In Life, Man Immune To HIV Helped Scientists Fight Virus

Stephen Crohn, a man best known for staying alive during the early days of the AIDS epidemic, died Aug. 23 at age 66. Throughout his lifetime, the New York artist helped researchers uncover vital clues about HIV and how to stop it.<p>Crohn's partner was one of the first people to die from AIDS in …

Star

Latest<p>Preview: The Venture Family Returns In 'Go Team Venture! The Art and Making of the Venture Bros.'<p>The Venture Bros. 2 hours ago<p>The Venture …

Star Trek

Inside Gaddafi’s Harem: The Story of a Girl’s Abduction

At age 15, she was kidnapped to become Libyan dictator Gaddafi’s sex slave. This is her story.<p><i>At age 15, Soraya was spotted by Libyan dictator</i> …

10 of Literature’s Most Unreliable Narrators

It was 55 years ago today that Vladimir Nabokov’s controversial novel <i>Lolita</i> was first published in the US. Nabokov’s remarkable prose is as evocative …

Literature

Nutritionism 101: How to See Past Nutrition Marketing

Photo by {Guerrilla Futures | Jason Tester}<p>Long time readers know that I’m a huge fan of today’s guest blogger, Dr. Yoni Freedhoff, and his pithy and …

Community

As the creator of the Forgotten Realms, Elminster, and countless game books and novels (seriously, we couldn't even begin to count them all), Ed …

According to a story run by Bleeding Cool on Thursday, Classic Doctor Who fans might have something big to be excited about outside of the 50th …

EPIC HISTORY: House Lannister: Part 1 of 2

Amazing granola parfaits

For the granola:<p>Mix all dry ingredients in a large bowl.<br>• In a smaller bowl, whisk together wet ingredients. Pour wet mixture into the bowl with the …

Gluten-free strawberry shortcake pancakes

Made by Nicole May 7, 2013 12 comments »<p>Although she may not know it, my stepmother Lisa is the most responsible for my love of cooking and baking …

Wild leek & potato soup

Made by Nicole May 29, 2013 14 comments »<p>I’m back from a fabulous yet very busy week in Portland, and boy do I miss it. If you haven’t been following …

Roasted portobello & red pepper tacos

Made by Nicole May 21, 2013 8 comments »<p>Ah, long weekends full of sunshine, how I love you.<p>The initial plan was to spend the weekend at the cottage, …

Smooth mocha chia pudding

Made by Nicole May 18, 2013 27 comments »<p>I’m traveling to Portland next week to join 200 other vegans who are invading the city for the 2nd annual …

Nut-free cookie dough balls

Made by Nicole May 15, 2013 10 comments »<p>Wow, it’s ridiculous what a little site redesign does to invigorate my passion for blogging and sharing new …

My Experience With Personal Genetic Testing Through 23andMe

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>If your family is anything like mine you have a good deal of lore and uncertainty about where your ancestors come from. You …

Genuinely funny response from a pharmacy trolled over its junk-mail

Andrew sez, "Sometimes I write silly emails to companies when I actually have a mundane request. Usually, they either ignore me or reply with boring …

Infographic: The Colorful Dyes That Give Factory Foods Their Flair | WIRED

TASTE THE RAINBOW<p>The eye-melting brightness of your Wild Berry Pop-Tarts is a product of the $1.5 billion food-­coloring industry. But the global …