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5 Adventures I Had as a Cam Girl With a Niche in Sex Puppets

My name is Veronica Chaos, and I'm a ventriloquist clown camgirl. That sounds like a random string of words I just made up, but what it means is that …

Thirty years ago: The Sandberg Game

Cubs fans of a certain age know the game I'm talking about: June 23, 1984. The day Ryne Sandberg turned into a Hall of Famer.<p>Other fans may remember …

Transmissions From the Ghost Planet: A definitive history of Space Ghost Coast to Coast

This April 15, a strange anniversary passed without comment. Twenty years ago on that date, a cheap-looking, utterly surreal TV show aired at 11:00 …

Where D-Bags Dare: A Brief History Of Glenn Danzig Acting Like A Diva

As far as Danzig Stories go, Glenn Danzig suing former Misfits bassist Jerry Only over royalties he never received “from the Misfits’ infamous skull logo, inking merchandising deals without proper permission from the rest of the group,” isn’t that bad. Well, expect for this part:<p>After registering …

THE GOLDEN GIRLS Meet The Justice League

This is a testament to the pure genius of simplicity: It’s a shot-for-shot remake of <i>The Golden Girls</i> opening credits featuring The Justice League. …

Meet Ryan Beitz, The Man Who Wants To Own Every VHS Copy Of ‘Speed’ On Earth

There is ambition and then there’s Ryan Beitz. Earlier this week, Vice ran an interview with this seemingly unusual and eccentric young man, whose sole mission in life is to obtain every VHS copy of the 1994 action thriller <i>Speed</i>, starring Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock. And when I say that he …

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon have more celebrity impressions up their sleeves in THE TRIP TO ITALY!

Papa Vinyard here, now here's a little somethin' for ya...<p>Four years after their jaunt down the English countryside in THE TRIP, Steve Coogan, Rob …

Albert Pujols' 500 chase had no buzz

With two majestic swings against Washington's Taylor Jordan on Tuesday night, Albert Pujols became the 26th player in baseball history to hit 500 …

This Woman Is Responding To OkCupid Creeps By Drawing Them In The Nude

There are many ways to deal with OkCupid creeps. Some people make the private messages they receive public, while others submit to Nice Guys of OkCupid. Artist Anna Gensler had a different idea:<p>Objectifying men who objectify women in 3 easy steps: Man sends crude line via internet. Draw him naked. …

Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Definitive Oral History of a TV Masterpiece

Joel Hodgson Platon<p><b>Released in 1966</b>, <i>Manos: The Hands of Fate</i> is a D-minus of a B movie: Its plot, about desert-­dwelling pagans, makes little sense. …

Aaron Eckhart Likes To Make One Frankenstein Movie For Them, One Frankenstein Movie For Himself

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MLB 2014 Fantasy Baseball Roto Top 300 - ESPN

Menu Bar<p>Quickly find the information that matters to you most by selecting your favorite sports to appear in your personal menu bar.<p>Teams<p>Follow your …

Don’t Worry About Security At The Sochi Olympics! Steven Seagal Is On The Case.

Plenty of folks feel that the Sochi Olympics have been a sh*tfest to this point, from toilet trouble to dog extermination. But as far as safety goes, things have been pretty smooth to this point. But as the Turkish air pirate proves, the risk is out there.<p>Luckily Russia Today consulted Steven …

Kickstarter-funded film reunites Joss Whedon's 'Dollhouse' cast

Launching online on Friday, the new film "Lust for Love" comes together through some Kickstarter love and the efforts of several favorites from the Whedonverse.<p>A film funded through Kickstarter donations is making its online debut today with a cast that should bring a smile to the face of many a …

The Spectacular Myth of Obama's Part-Time America—in 5 Graphs

A falsifiable claim, falsified<p>If you've been paying attention to a certain slice of the financial media—see: <i>Forbes</i>, <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, CNBC, and Fox News—you know for a fact that Obama and his health care law have tag-teamed with global economic trends to drive America inexorably toward a …

The Intelligent-Design Theory That Inspired Darwin

Creationism and evolution may be bitter rivals today. But they share a common ancestor.<p>Earlier this week, young-earth creationist Ken Ham and “Science Guy” Bill Nye engaged in a well-publicized debate at the Creation Museum in Kentucky. It was generally been framed as a contest between science and …

Archaeologists discover 800,000-year-old footprints on an English beach

A team of archaeologists has discovered a crucial clue to human ancestry in a set of 800,000-year-old footprints left in a beachside sediment bed in England. The prints offer an important look into early human habitation in northern Europe, with height estimates suggesting the prints were left by a …

Archaeology

Fake-food scandal revealed as tests show third of products mislabelled

Consumers are being sold drinks with banned flame-retardant additives, pork in beef, and fake cheese, laboratory tests show<p>Consumers are being sold food including mozzarella that is less than half real cheese, ham on pizzas that is either poultry or "meat emulsion", and frozen prawns that are 50% …

Copenhagen zoo sparks outrage by killing healthy giraffe named Marius

Thousands signed petition to save Marius, who was put down to avoid inbreeding and then fed to lions<p>Warning: some readers may find the images distressing<p>A healthy young giraffe has been put down at Copenhagen zoo, despite a campaign to save it.<p>Protesters carrying banners gathered outside the zoo …

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Warner Bros. planning an animated movie based on Batman: Arkham video game series

The Batman: Arkham series is one of the most successful in recent history. So successful, apparently, that Warner Bros. has decided it’s worth an animated movie in a new, shared DC Comics universe.<p>Warner Bros. is planning on creating a continuous universe between future DC movies, similar to Marvel …

Ali G Has Been 'Rezurected' For New TV Series On FXX

Break out your gold track suit, Ali G has been resurrected.<p>Sacha Baron Cohen's character, Ali G is back starring in a new series, "Ali G Rezurection" on FXX.<p>Of course, this isn't the first time Ali G has had his own show, he previously headlined "Da Ali G Show" on HBO in 2003, before Cohen retired …

Black Lives Matter

Biggest Loser's Bob Harper: 'I Was Stunned' at Rachel Frederickson's Weight Loss

<i>The Biggest Loser</i> trainer Bob Harper admits he was shocked when he saw Rachel Frederickson walk out during Tuesday’s finale and show off her …

Fitness

Among Bob Balaban's Hollywood stories are a few monuments

Bob Balaban was born, so to speak, into movie royalty. His father and uncles were founders of the Balaban and Katz theater chain of Chicago movie palaces. His uncle Barney Balaban was president of<p>Paramountfor three decades, and grandfather Sam Katz was an MGM executive.<p>As a "little nerdy Jewish kid …

Filmmaking