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Black Sails: "XXV" Review

"My name is John Silver. And I've got a long f***ing memory."<p><i>Warning: Full spoilers for the episode below.</i><p>With Black Sails' 25th installment, the …

10. Return Of The Living Dead 3 (1993)

The €˜zom-rom-com€™ has become quite the subgenre in recent years, following the success of Shaun of the Dead (almost ironic, considering how …

Psychiatrists studied 400 movies to find the most realistic psychopath

But according to one group of psychiatrists, these men aren't Hollywood's most realistic psychopaths.<p>In fact, they may not be psychopaths at all.<p>Psychopathy, loosely defined, is a varying combination of cold-heartedness and violence. The most extreme psychopaths kill without remorse, mutilating …

Psychiatry

This Army Veteran Has a Powerful Message About PTSD for Sarah Palin

And his series of tweets will stop you in your tracks.<p>Nate Bethea is a former U.S. Army infantry officer who served in combat zones from 2007 to 2014. He's now an instructor at Voices From War, a creative-writing workshop for veterans and their families in the New York metro area, and has written …

Veterans

David Bowie’s Death Itself Was a Science Fiction Masterpiece

It was an exhilarating, fitting end for our first 100 percent science fictional human.<p>David Bowie doesn't just die. He turns his death into a spectacle that forces everybody to think about the end.<p>Okay, Bowie's been gone for a couple days already, the remembrances and tributes have cycled through …

The 10 Best Movies of 2015

the assasin<p><b>1. The Assassin</b><br>I’ve never seen a Cannes screening more hushed than it was during Hou Hsiao-Hsien’s story about a reluctant female assassin (ravishing Shu Qi) during the Tang Dynasty. Although the story is a bit puzzling and rarefied—Hou plunges us right into 9th-century China—the film is …

The 10 Best Philosophical Movies of The 21st Century

Sound, color, and animation have changed the medium of 21st century film and thereby changed its potential. The emphasis may have once been powerful …

Paris attacks: Eagles of Death Metal describe gig horror

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1209000/1209061_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1533272494_a3e0418f31a899b29b62fd06383b43d8<p><b>Eagles of Death Metal, the US rock band whose fans were targeted in the Paris attacks, have spoken about the tragedy that saw 89 people killed at their</b> …

Paris

Nietzsche’s Concept of Superman Explained with Monty Python-Style Animation

Friedrich Nietzsche first introduced the concept of the Übermensch -- often translated in English as "The Superman" -- in his influential …

Friedrich Nietzsche

Alan Moore's brilliantly bonkers lost 1980s Star Wars comics

Jahfurry writes, "Ben McCool over at Tech Times unearthed five brilliantly bonkers Star Wars comics written by Alan Moore in the '80s. What a treat …

Alabama will never lose another football game ever again, and all hope is lost

The Top Whatever is Spencer Hall's weekly ranking of the teams that must be ranked, even ... smh ... Alabama.<p><b>1. Clemson.</b> Was supposed to play Syracuse, but politely allowed LSU to practice on the Orange before the Bayou Bengals' matchup with Arkansas.<p>Very nice of you, Clemson. Good to see big cats …

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CROSSED VOL 15 TPB<br>$19.99<br>Cover: Christian Zanier<br>Art & Writer: Mike Wolfer<br>MR, Color, 160 pages<p>Comics horror veteran Mike Wolfer writes and illustrates …

Graphic Novels

College Football's Ultimate Villain, Alabama, Reigns on Shake-Up Saturday

Like a collection of supersized, supercharged monsters, Alabama announced its emphatic return late Saturday night in a homecoming celebrated by few. It ripped the limbs off an undefeated team and casually tossed them aside. It ripped the heart out of a Heisman campaign and held it upward, …

The bleak world of Peanuts, one of the 20th century's greatest works of art, explained - Vox

The comic strip is so much deeper than the cutesy characters you see on greeting cards.<p>The last time you saw Snoopy or Charlie Brown, it was probably on a greeting card, or a mug, or in a commercial for MetLife Insurance. This is how you know them now: smiling and happy and spouting some sort of …

Hammer Films

Features To Quatermass and Beyond The Impact of Sci-Fi's Unlikely Hero<p>Features Yeti Persisted The Cinematic Legacy of the Abominable Snowman<p>Features …

Why physicists are fascinated by Vincent van Gogh's episodes of 'psychotic agitation'

He was sitting in the Saint-Paul asylum in Saint-Rémy, France, at the time, where he had checked in to not long after his infamous ear-severing episode.<p>Little did he know that his rendition of the view from that window would later come to be revered as one of the masterpieces of Western art: …

Art

These Zen Buddhist Koans Will Open Your Mind

"Out of nowhere the mind comes forth."<p>A koan is a riddle or puzzle that Zen Buddhists use during meditation to help them unravel greater truths about the world and about themselves.<p>Zen masters have been testing their students with these stories, questions, or phrases for centuries. Many koans can …

Meditation

Alan Moore On The Comics He’s Reading, The State Of Jerusalem And The End Of The Killing Joke

“I’m pretty much incapable of listing my favourite films or books, as my answers to the rest of this series of questions demonstrate resoundingly, so …

These Horror Movies Were Banned In Multiple Countries

You can have your <i>Hocus Pocus</i>, your <i>Addams Family Values</i>, your <i>Rocky Horror Picture Show</i> — if you want to watch a legitimately terrifying movie this Halloween, you could do much worse than any of the eight films listed below. They were all banned in multiple countries for being too violent or too …

Vietnam war's 'napalm girl' Kim Phuc has laser treatment to heal wounds

More than 40 years after Kim Phuc was photographed running naked from a napalm attack, treatment in the US will also help ease her pain<p>In the photograph that made Kim Phuc a living symbol of the Vietnam war, her burns aren’t visible – only her agony as she runs wailing toward the camera, her arms …

When an Atheist Rapper Takes on Religion

Baba Brinkman is a Canadian rapper who writes complex raps about high-brow topics, and now the avowed atheist is taking on religion.<p>Kanye West is …

Picasso: A 20th Century Masque

A theme to which Picasso has returned over and over again is the nature of, and the relationship between, the sexes. Most of the pages of this …

Literature

After everything, Saturday pointed us back to Alabama-LSU

For as loony and unpredictable as the first half of the SEC season was, Saturday sent the conference screaming down an oh-so-familiar-path toward a …

This Guy Just Changed The Way We See Batman. Mind Blown.

The following fan-theory comes from Reddit user Rappaccini.<p>It's a couple years from now, the chips are on the line, the multiverse is at stake, …

45 Alan Watts Quotes

“A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.”“And although our bodies are bounded with skin, and we can differentiate …

Spirituality

15 Best Alfred Hitchcock Movies

by Rose Moore<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>There’s no doubt that Hitchcock deserves his title of the Master of Suspense; many of his films are dark, taut and intensely …

Gustav Klimt’s Iconic Gold Paintings Recreated by Real Models

The paintings Gustav Klimt produced during his “Golden Phase,” from 1899 through 1910, are among the most iconic — and the most relentlessly …

The Disappearance of Self in Japan

You're drifting in a rowboat on a quiet pond. Another boat bumps against your own and jolts you out of your self-forgetfulness.<p>You stand up in a rage, and start berating the negligent rower in the other boat. Then you notice that it's empty. There's no one to blame (save circumstance or the current …

Japan