Nathan Rubner

44 Added | 1 Magazine | 3 Likes | @NathanRubne2014 | Keep up with Nathan Rubner on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Nathan Rubner”

A company tried to fool the internet with fake viral videos for 2 years

You may have heard of Zardulu, the possible creator of the subway pizza rat, but now there is a new fake viral video machine in town.<p>An Australian …

9. Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid

Tina Fey, Jimmy Kimmel and Will Ferrell might be today's household names of comedy who cut their teeth on Saturday Night Live, but go back a few …

Watch This Side-by-Side Comparison of 25 Films and Their Remakes

Movie remakes and reboots have become the norm in Hollywood, with every existing property, it seems, becoming fair game for a do-over—regardless of …

Evil Dead

A Dark, Rainy Night: The 10-Movie Guide to 1940s Film Noir

The days are short. The nights are long. The shadows are even longer. All told, it's a fantastic time to settle in for a noir marathon - especially …

Long Haul

How to Turn Waze Into the Ultimate Navigation App

Waze has long been one of our favorite navigation apps, and even though Google purchased Waze way back in 2013, both still exist side-by-side. Google …

Jewish colonel not involved in Benedict Arnold's treason, court rules

On November 2, 1780, Colonel David S. Franks was found not guilty by a Continental American military court of any collusion in the treason carried …

Microsoft Created an Android App That Intelligently Organizes Your Phone

Microsoft promises that its latest Android app will make it easier than ever to find commonly used apps without having to dig through your phone.<p>The …

Why Hitler was such a successful orator

One of the world's most influential orators created the largest German political party, conquered a dozen nations, and slaughtered as many as 21 million people during his brutal 12-year Third Reich.<p>In more than 5,000 persuasive speeches, Nazi leader Adolf Hitler bewitched his audiences and promised …

World History

Exclusive: Bob Dylan Like You’ve Never Heard Him

Listen to an exclusive premiere of the Bob Dylan song ‘Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window’ off the new album The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The …

Chicago Blues

How to end your sugar addiction

It's 3 p.m., and the sugar cravings are relentless. I've tried satisfying them with a handful of fresh blueberries and some chocolate-covered espresso beans that I found in the back of my desk drawer. But I'm still struggling not to sabotage my withdrawal progress with a chocolate shake from …

Nutrition

Paul McCartney: Rivalry With Lennon Was “Very Necessary” — Mojo

Paul McCartney

14 Fascinating Facts About Schindler’s List

In 1993, Steven Spielberg’s <i>Schindler’s List</i> brought to the screen a story that had gone untold since the tragic events of the Holocaust. Oskar …

History

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. A mobile carrier has, for the first time, started blocking all ads on consumers' phones.</b> Jamaica-based carrier Digicel has become the first official customer of mobile ad blocking software provider Shine.<p><b>2. News Corp has sold off its money-losing education brand Amplify.</b> Around 500 jobs have …

Advertising

The Weird, Wonderful World of Steven Spielberg: Exploring the Director’s B-Sides

It goes without saying that Steven Spielberg is the most successful, most well-known director in all the world. A convincing argument could even be …

Watch: 19-Minute Video Essay Explores The Influences And Techniques In The Films Of Martin Scorsese

Author and filmmaker <b>Steven Benedict</b> has clearly spent a lot of time studying the work of the incomparable <b>Martin Scorsese</b>. And with good reason. …

Martin Scorsese

A new encyclopedia of Jew-hatred

The new anti-Semitism, which finds expression in the demonization of the State of Israel, is described in a book which has as its objective the …

Mondo Announces Batman: The Animated Series Vinyl Box Set

It includes 16 full episode scores.<p>Batman: The Animated Series fans rejoice, because Mondo is celebrating Batman Day in a very special way.<p>Because …

Comic Books

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Facebook is being accused of spying on Belgian citizens like the NSA.</b> The accusations came from lawyers representing the Belgian privacy commission. Facebook has repeatedly denied the claims.<p><b>2. The ad tech industry is waging a secret war on Google.</b> An obscure and hacky technical workaround …

Advertising

The 20 Most Profitable Movies of All Time (Based on Return on Investment)

When it comes to box office dollars, the recipe for a successful movie is pretty simple: small budget + massive ticket sales = huge profit. If done …

Darren Aronofsky

Quotes From Socrates That Are Full Of Wisdom

Socrates. A Greek philosopher. An enigmatic genius. A genius who gave a whole new norm to the Western philosophy. The standard set by him, his …

Greek Philosophy

This is the British public's favourite comedy series ever

<b>What's the greatest British comedy series? It's a question that has been debated for decades, but a new survey may have settled the matter once and</b> …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Facebook is finally giving advertisers two things they've been demanding for ages.</b> Advertisers can now buy 100% "in-view" ads and Facebook has teamed up with analytics company Moat to provide marketers with independent video measurement.<p><b>2. Ad blocking is really part of Apple's war with Google.</b> …

Advertising

First look at Marvel's 'Jessica Jones' shows David Tennant as the Purple Man, sans purple skin

Marvel is ramping up the buzz for its latest Netflix series addition, the female-led superhero series "Jessica Jones" based on the brutal comic series "Alias." And this new batch of images gives the audience a good look at David Tennant as Kilgrave, a.k.a. the Purple Man.<p>In an interesting twist -- …

Comics

‘The Martian’ Is A Breezy NASA Hype Video About Witty Supergeniuses

What if all astronauts were sexy redheads or lovable, wise-cracking goofballs? That’s the question posed by Ridley Scott’s <i>The Martian</i>, which takes all the least challenging parts of <i>Gravity</i> and <i>Interstellar</i> and cuts them into one long rah-rah sizzle reel for NASA (no shame in that game, “bring back …

Matt Damon

The Day Kanye West Killed Gangsta Rap

Where were you the day Kanye West killed gangsta rap? Me? I was super duper drunk, propped up on a banquette at Room Service watching Kanye West, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

DC Is Giving These Two Characters Their Own Movie, Get The Details

Although there’s been a lot of talk about whether the movies in the DC Extended Universe will be overly dark, Warner Bros has been trying to ease …

Comic Books

22 Quotes From Albert Einstein to Take You Inside His Mind

Albert Einstein is arguably the most famous physicist of all time. His theory of relativity forever changed the way we perceive the world and opened …

Albert Einstein

21 Pieces of Writing Advice From Stephen King

1. Stop Watching Television. Instead, Read as Much as Possible<p>If you’re just starting out as a writer, your television should be the first thing to …

North Korean court sentences Canadian pastor to life in prison for anti-state activities

North Korea’s Supreme Court sentenced a Canadian pastor to life in prison with hard labour on Wednesday for what it called crimes against the state.<p>Hyeon Soo Lim, who pastors the Light Korean Presbyterian Church in Toronto, was given the sentence after a 90-minute trial. He had been in detention …

7 Reasons Companies Should Never Hire an Entrepreneur

Many entrepreneurs are considered unemployable. Here are several reasons why it's best they just start their own company.<p>I started my first company at the age of 25 after every job I had frustrated me. When I made the Inc. 500 list at 35 years old, I joined the Entrepreneurs' Organization and was …

Entrepreneurship