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Man Accused Of Smearing Feces In Woman's Shorts Says 'God Did It'

Ekwan Hill, 42, faces charges for not one but two feces attacks against women in Manhattan on Monday.<p>A man accused of attacking not one but two women with feces in New York City last week told reporters "God did it" when asked about his motive.<p>Ekwan Hill, 42, proclaimed those three words Friday …

‘The Seventh Seal’: An Enthralling Philosophical Work of Art Made By One of the Truly Greatest • Cinephilia & Beyond

Ingmar Bergman decided to make something completely different upon witnessing the success of his comedy <i>Smiles of a Summer Night</i> in Cannes, where the …

Jack Daniel’s Embraces a Hidden Ingredient: Help From a Slave

LYNCHBURG, Tenn. — Every year, about 275,000 people tour the Jack Daniel’s distillery here, and as they stroll through its brick buildings nestled in a tree-shaded hollow, they hear a story like this: Sometime in the 1850s, when Daniel was a boy, he went to work for a preacher, grocer and distiller …

Burger King creates the newest fast food abomination: the Mac 'n Cheetos

The word "food" lost some of its meaning Wednesday as Burger King announced it was introducing mac and cheese-stuffed Cheetos to a horrified world.<p>The Mac 'n Cheetos, a monster that would give even Dr. Frankenstein pause, are deep-fried sticks of macaroni and cheese coated in Cheetos breading. An …

Bands Tell Us About the Worst Places They've Crashed While Touring

Glamorous tales of rotting crack houses and having your head used as a toilet.<p>I've interviewed musicians since I was a teenager, and in that time, I've learned two main lessons. The first lesson is that playing in a band is the greatest job in the world. For months at a time you and your friends …

Revealed: the cheapest (and priciest) cities in the world to buy beer

Bratislava is the cheapest city in the world to enjoy a beer, with the average bottle in the Slovakian capital available for £1.14, almost six times less than in the costliest city.<p>The three cities selling beer at the lowest prices are all in eastern Europe, with Kiev (£1.15) and last year's winner …

Beer

'My Love, Don't Cross That River': Touching scenes from a 75-year Korean marriage

The potent mix of joy and sorrow presented simply in the documentary "My Love, Don't Cross That River" is enormously affecting, devastating in fact. Mo-young Jin's film, a smash hit in Korea where it became the country's biggest independent film ever, follows the 75-year marriage of Byong-man Jo …

Mystery Film

Watch Bruce Campbell in the Fake Trailer That Started the Coen Brothers’ Careers

Sam Raimi convinced the upstart filmmakers to make a proof-of-concept for what would become their breakout film, Blood Simple.<p>For fans of <b>Joel and Ethan Coen’s</b> <i>Blood Simple,</i> it’s a familiar scene: a bloodied man struggles out of a car and crawls his way down a desolate highway. But look again at that …

The Lawyers You Should Call When You Get Busted at a Music Festival

From Tennessee to Illinois to California, attorneys are telling festival-goers how to avoid arrest and advising them about what to do if they do end up in cuffs.<p><i>This story was co-published with the Marshall Project.</i><p>The second weekend of June was a hectic one in Manchester, Tennessee, as tens of …

Are You an Ambivert?

A new personality type has emerged that puts the old introvert vs. extrovert debate to rest. Find out if you're an ambivert.<p>I'm sure you've been asked many times whether you're an introvert or an extrovert. For some people, it's an easy choice, but for most of us, it's difficult to choose one way …

Footage of Jerry Lewis’ Infamous Holocaust Movie ‘The Day the Clown Cried’ Has Surfaced Online

Few films have captured the imagination of film buffs quite like Jerry Lewis’ unreleased 1972 holocaust drama “The Day the Clown Cried.”<p>Now, about a …

It’s possible to train your brain to be less racist. Here’s how.

The most important thing to know about racism is that it's everywhere. Whether it's politics, entertainment, tech, the media, or finance, the nature …

Here Are All the Age and Weight Requirements You Must Meet to Eat at Japan's New Naked Restaurant

It's recommended you be under a certain weight to do so.<p>According to Mashable, Tokyo is opening a restaurant called The Amrita where everyone will be able to dine naked … though customers should be advised they measure height and weight at the door and discourage anyone 15 kilograms above "the …

Men ‘more likely to be sacrificed for the benefit of others’ than women – study

People generally think that women’s welfare should be preserved over men’s, according to a new study published in the journal Social Psychological and Personality Science.<p>Researchers conducted a series of experiments in which subjects were presented with scenarios in which their choices could lead …

Dungeons and Donalds, A Parody Twitter Account Combining Donald Trump and Dungeons & Dragons

Listen, Gary’s not a hero. Gary got captured by goblins. Heroes don't get captured by goblins. #dnd #dungeonmaster pic.twitter.com/QiA7Bjk59H<p>— …

The ‘Super Mario Bros.’ Director Explains Why The Movie Was Such A ‘Harrowing’ Disaster

Even by the low, low standards of movies based on video games, <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> is terrible. The 1993 film, starring a barely-trying Bob Hoskins as Mario Mario and John Leguizamo as Luigi Mario, stripped away everything Nintendo fans enjoyed about the video game (like, colorful personalities and an …

Islam, black magic, and grotesquerie: this creepy Turkish horror film trailer has fans freaked

The buzz-generating movie Three Lett3rs is an occult Turkish delight.<p>On the surface, upcoming horror film <i>Three Letters 3: Black Magic</i> doesn't have all that much to offer — it's the third installment of a Turkish horror film franchise whose first two films,<i>Three Letters: Marid</i> and <i>Three Letters 2:</i> …

$15,000 LEGO Sculpture Unveiled In China. Kid Promptly Destroys It.

The statue of Zootopia character Nick Wilde was made of thousands of LEGO bricks, only about a third of which could be recovered.<p>Disney’s <i>Zootopia</i> was …

The 20 Scariest Horror Movies of the Last Decade

Since 2006, we’ve had enough horror remakes and sequels to last a century. But we’ve actually had some terrifying new entries into the genre, too. As …

The new book 'The Other Slavery' will make you rethink American history

It is not often that a single work of history can change the course of an entire field and upset the received notions and received knowledge of the generations but that is exactly what "The Other Slavery" does. Andrés Reséndez boldly argues that slavery, not necessarily disease and misfortune, was …

Black History

India to fight climate change with 'dwarf cows that rarely break wind'

Standing less than three feet tall, the Vechur “dwarf” cow of Kerala is officially the smallest bovine in the world.<p>Its diminutive size and cute appearance has seen it become a prized, exotic pet among Indian families, echoing the “micro-pig” fad that briefly gripped Britain.<p>But Indian scientists …

Dead could be brought 'back to life' in groundbreaking project

A groundbreaking trial to see if it is possible to regenerate the brains of dead people, has won approval from health watchdogs.<p>Indian specialist Dr Himanshu Bansal, working with Biotech companies Revita Life Sciences and Bioquark Inc, has been granted ethical permission to recruit 20 patients who …

Stem Cells

​This Haunting Survivor Artwork Depicts the Horror of Nuclear Weapons

These illustrations by atom bomb survivors are a chilling reminder of the visceral power of visual storytelling.<p>Seventy years after the Cold War, the threat of the Atomic Age is greater than ever. Nine countries have stockpiles of nuclear weapons thousands deep and more powerful than the atom bomb …

Blackwater diving off Hawaii | CNN Travel

Play Fallout: New Vegas Again as a YouTube Choose Your Own Adventure

Set the world on fire. Again.<p>YouTube channel Many A True Nerd has repurposed the story of Fallout: New Vegas as a full Choose Your Own Adventure …

LSD's impact on the brain revealed in groundbreaking images

First modern scans of people high on psychedelic drug has given researchers unprecedented insight into neural basis for its effects<p>The profound impact of LSD on the brain has been laid bare by the first modern scans of people high on the drug.<p>The images, taken from volunteers who agreed to take a …

The Brain

You Can Be The Best D&D Player Ever. Here’s How.

There’s a whole lot of advice on how to be a great Dungeon Master out there, but not a lot on how to be a great D&D <i>player,</i> which is a little bit …

Women In Indiana Are Calling The Governor To Tell Him About Their Periods

"I'd like the message to get to the governor that I am on day three of my period."<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Emily, of Indianapolis, who telephoned the governor's office but only wanted her first name used in this story, told BuzzFeed News she called to query the specifics of the law.<p>"I asked them, …

How Police Failed to Find America's First Serial Killer

<i>Between December 1884 and December 1885, six women and a twelve year old girl were found murdered in the small city of Austin, Texas, their bodies mutilated by axes, knives, bricks and even iron rods that had been driven into their ears. At the time, the concept of a serial killer was unknown.</i> …

It’s a “blow job” because it’s work: How guys push women to make oral sex as common as shaking hands

<b>(Piotr Marcinski via Shutterstock)</b><p>How oral sex became a teen’s workaround, a path to popularity — but rarely the road to reciprocated pleasure<p>Peggy Orenstein<p>April 2, 2016 6:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Girls & Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape”<p><b>Why Do You Think They Call It a Blow …