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I Was in the Illuminati I’m Going to Tell You Everything — Shocking Expose

by Sean Adl-Tabatabai A post recently appeared online in which an ex-Illuminati member apparently reveals all about their plans for the …

How To Actually Convince Yourself To Start Meditating

Of course you <i>want</i> to meditate, butyou're too busy. You always get distracted. You don't think you're doing it right. And so on. There are about a …

A brief history of tattoos

Julian Humphrys looks at the rise in popularity of the tattoo<p><i>This article was originally published in the October 2014 issue of BBC History …

Tattoos

Life in Ancient Egypt: what was it like?

Egypt’s pharaohs have left an impressive legacy of stone architecture, monumental inscriptions and religious art, allowing us to reconstruct their …

Ancient History

Michael Sam cracks funny joke about Rams moving to LA

The franchise that drafted Michael Sam in the final round of the draft two years ago is moving to Los Angeles. The former Missouri star has some …

Could Undertale actually be 2015's most violent game?

PBS takes the choice-based indie to task<p><i>Undertale</i>, Toby Fox's JRPG-style indie hit, is remarkable for many reasons, but that the player can elect to complete the game without ever attacking is one of its most interesting features. While the standard fight option is present, players can also talk …

WWE video games to remain exclusive as 2K Sports and WWE extend their contract

Business as usual<p>World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and video game publisher Take-Two have agreed to a "multiyear" extension of their exclusive licensing agreement for the WWE 2K series of wrestling video games, the companies announced today.<p>The companies did not disclose financial terms of the …

Finland’s Next Games raises $10M to fuel The Walking Dead mobile title and more

Next Games has raised $10 million from existing investors to fuel its existing titles and future games. The Finnish company also said that The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land, the official mobile game based on AMC’s hit TV series, has been downloaded more than 10 million times.<p>That latter fact is one …

Free Xbox Live Gold Games Announced For February 2016

Major Nelson has today announced the latest games that will be made available for free to Xbox Live Gold members next month during February 2016 on …

LEGO Marvel's Avengers Review

A few cool additions might not save this jumbled game, but they'll darn sure avenge it.<p>Not to be confused with the excellent LEGO Marvel Superheroes, …

2016 game release-date calendar

It’s hard to keep track of everything in your life like doctors appointments, anniversaries, and birth days. But, most importantly, you need to know when new video games are coming out. Let us help.<p>This is where we’ll keep track of every game coming out in 2016. We’ll update this post as needed. If …

2. Def Jam: Fight For NY

The late 90s and early noughties weren't exactly the halcyon days of hip-hop, with the intelligent, socially-aware work of Tribe Called Quest and …

Did EA Accidentally Reveal Xbox One Sales Figures?

EA estimates 55 million new consoles in the wild, meaning Microsoft has possibly sold about 19.1 million Xbox Ones.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Their films use the high-production standards seen in gaming and action movies in their quest to appeal and appal. But they’re not the only ones who have had that idea

Call of Duty

The 15 Most Twisted Video Game Achievements

My favorite trophies and achievements in video games are the gimmick-based ones. They’re not about finishing a level or getting a certain amount of …

Why Nintendo Needs to Start Growing Up with Its Fans

The company's kid-friendly policies actually risk pushing its younger demographic away.<p>In an interview with US Gamer in September 2015, <i>Chibi Robo! Zip Lash</i> assistant producer Risa Tabata talked about the decision to turn the game into 2D side-scroller (for the 3DS, of all systems) rather than a 3D …

Hilarious Industrial Design Fails: Weird PCs from the '90s

As 3D modeling proliferated, some wielded it for evil<p>Some of you may have forgotten and some of you never lived it, but there were some truly …

Hilarious Map Proves That Every City Is The Same Damn Place

Do you live near the "ugly bridge everyone hates?"<p>Have you ever noticed that part of town that "used to be cool but is now full of shit bars and drunks," or the "amazing park that's just a bit too far away?"<p>So has Chaz Hutton. When the writer-illustrator doodled the definitive city map on a Post-It …

Here Is Every Single Movie Bill Clinton Watched In The White House

“The best perk of the White House is not Air Force One or Camp David or anything else, it’s the wonderful movie theater I get here,” President Bill …

France's anti-terrorism laws leave Muslims in a state of fear

Marie was feeding her twin daughters when the raid began. It was a little after 8PM on a Thursday, and she heard a loud commotion outside her apartment in the suburbs of Paris. The order came minutes later: "Police! Open your door!"<p>Marie panicked and rushed to move her one-year-old girls into …

An EgyptAir mechanic is suspected of planting an ISIS bomb on a crashed Russian passenger jet

So far Egypt has publicly said it has found no evidence that the MetroJet flight, which crashed in the Sinai Peninsula after takeoff from Sharm el-Sheikh airport, killing all 224 people on board, was brought down by terrorism.<p>A senior security official at the airline denied that any of its …

Canceled Saints Row: Undercover now available as free download

PSP game has been uncovered<p>Volition Software has now made its previously canceled PSP game <i>Saints Row: Undercover</i> available to download for free.<p>The developer showed off the title on a livestream yesterday, during which it dropped a link to download the prototype. The ISO file is hosted by gaming …

CIA releases declassified documents on UFOs

The archive material provides an eye-opening look at role the CIA played in investigating UFOs in the 40s and 50s<p>The CIA has published a number of declassified documents on its blog detailing the its investigations into UFOs.<p>The documents, mostly dating from the late 1940s and 1950s, are …

8 skills you should have before starting a business

Mindfulness<p>"I didn't get into meditation until I was well into being a startup entrepreneur, and it's helped tremendously, but I wish I'd started earlier. Meditation assists in being mindful with not only my customers but my team members. If I had been more patient earlier, I would have been less …

Thomas Jefferson: The Nation's Third President

Embed<p>Pop-out player<p>In 1962, President John F. Kennedy welcomed Nobel Prize winners to the White House. He said “I think this is the most …

Frank Petersen, Marines' First Black Aviator and General, Dies at 83

Retired Lt. Gen. Frank E. Petersen, who made history twice as the first African-American aviator in the Marine Corps and then as the Corps' first African-American general, has died at 83, the Marines' announced.<p>Petersen, who flew more than 350 combat missions in Korea and Vietnam, died Tuesday at …