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8 classic erotic books that aren't 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

"Oh, I’ve got all the <i>Shades</i>...I can take some guilty pleasure and just read," Oprah Winfrey told <i>Harper's Bazaar</i> about bestselling erotic novel <i>Fifty</i> …

Shades of Grey

A Hilarious Collection of CSS Puns & Jokes

Most web design languages tend to be quite sober. We can’t help that; we’re very serious about what we do. HTML. PHP. JavaScript. Not even a little …

19 Reasons Why We're Thankful For Jon Stewart On "The Daily Show"

We'll need a million Moments of Zen to emotionally endure this loss.

Adam Sternbergh: 'Each Word Should Have the Same Impact as a Landed Punch' - Unbound Worlds

<b>Adam Sternbergh is the author of Near Enemy,a story about Spademan: a hit man for hire plying his trade in a radiation-choked New York City. We</b> …

LEGO Releasing 2,996-Piece Avengers Helicarrier Playset

This is the 2,996-piece S.H.I.E.L.D Helicarrier playset due out this March for $350. It will come with five minifigs (Nick Fury, Black Widow, Captain …

Mythical Meals: The Loch Ness Monster Soup Ladle

You know what the best part about soup is? You can still eat it even with no teeth. That will come in handy when we're all 400-years old. You know …

THE BIG SEVEN, by Jim Harrison

Featuring murder, treachery, calamity, and revenge.<p><b>The days when you had to choose</b> between a great story and a great piece of writing? Gone. The days when you were steadfastly denied cheap thrills and blood and quality mayhem just because you picked up a so-called literary novel? Kaput. We're …

Lots Of Free Time: Starbucks Customer Decorates Cup With Detailed Map Of Middle Earth

<i>Fake, the shadows are all wrong! You can tell it's fake because there's no horribly misspelled name on the cup. Nice try, Starbucks marketing.</i><p>This is …

Delightful Illustrations Depict R2-D2 Dressed as Other Superheroes

Fantasy worlds collide in Steve Berrington's delightful illustrations that depict Star Wars icon R2-D2 dressed up as superheroes from other realms. The lovable droid crosses Marvel, DC Comic and Lucasfilm lines to don a Superman cape, pick up Captain America's shield and try on Wonder Woman's …

Star Wars

22 of the Coolest, Freakiest Articles on Wikipedia

Welcome to Cool Freaks' Wikipedia Club(CFWC)—an absurdity hub.<p>Cool Freaks' Wikipedia Club is the leading Facebook group for delivering the weirdest …

Man Plays Street Fighter II And Drums At The Same Time

This is a video of a guy using a beat machine to play Street Fighter II by mapping the drum pads to a Street Fighter controller. He actually plays …

NASA Makes Travel Posters For Nearby Earth-Like Planets

To get people excited about outerspace, this is a small series of travel posters designed by NASA, advertising nearby (nearby being relative) …

Literary Tourism: Real Landmarks Made Famous By Fiction

Readers everywhere keep lists, even if just in their heads, of fictional places they’d love to visit in real life. Narnia. Hogwarts. Wonderland. …

Stephen King

Mega Man, The Lion King and over 2,000 free games are now playable in your browser

More than 2,000 retro video games are now playable for free in your browser, thanks to the Internet Archive.<p>According to software curator Jason Scott, the Software Library uses an EM-DOSBOX in-browser emulator to run programs. However, browser-based emulation is still in beta and can occasionally …

How would Grand Theft Auto fare with a Portland setting?

Portland's scenic city, gun stores and plentiful strip clubs would make for a — well, actually, pretty OK setting for the next Grand Theft Auto game, according to a blogpost from Willie Clark over at Movoto Real Estate.<p>Just by the numbers, Clark argues that its six police stations, nine gun stores, …

Visualization Of The Daily Routines Of Famous Creatives

Note: Interactive version of the chart HERE which tells you exactly what each person was doing in each block.<p>This is a chart of the typical daily …

Ten Best: Comics of 2014

by Dan Clark<p>This marks the first time I have ever done a Top 10 Comics list. I will have to preface this list by saying I do not read a great deal of …

The Novels Everyone Should Read, Based On Top Book Lists And Prizes

We've shared our life-changing books here before, but if you're looking for more great reads — specifically novels — this interactive list of books …

This Time-Lapse Reveals the Insane Amount of Work That Goes Into Stop Motion Animation

Want to know how much work goes into an old fashioned stop motion animation movie? The short clip above will show you. It’s a short extra scene that …

Reporter Catches A Buzz In Front Of Burning Drug Pile

This is a video of BBC reporter Quentin Sommerville losing his cool while trying to report in front of a massive 8.5-ton pile of burning heroin, …

Artist Illustrates People’s Deepest And Darkest Fears

The deal is this: anyone can submit their own personal irrational fear or a ghost story for it to be illustrated by Krause and presented to the …

Multiversity 101: The Best and Worst of 2014 in Comics

Every year since Multiversity has started, I’ve put together my singular perspective on what the best and worst in comics was, and this year things …

15 Iphone Apps To Be Even Lazier in 2015

The new year is knocking. Time to break out your goals for self-improvement and… eh, forget it. For most of us, these things won’t live to see the Superbowl half-time show. This year, why not be honest with ourselves and embrace our ever-increasing laziness? Call it maximizing our efficiency, if it …

Star Wars Teaser Trailer Gets The Sweded Treatment

Seen here clutching a vacuum hose attachment, an x-wing pilot flies his way into a sweded version of the Star Wars Episode VII teaser trailer. I …

Here's Quake running on an oscilloscope

A version of Quake now runs on an oscilloscope — just like Tennis for Two<p>Programmer Pekka Väänänen has rendered a playable version of the classic first-person shooter <i>Quake</i> on an oscilloscope. Video game demakes — adaptations or ports that recreate a game in art styles or on hardware from before …

11 books you’ll simply need to read in 2015

If ever you needed proof that India’s publishers have lined up terrific titles for you next year, here it is.<p><b>She Will Build Him a City, Raj Kamal</b> …

Are You a "Yoga Girl"? Watch This Funny Video

Whether you're a Lululemon-wearing, coconut-water sipping yoga girl, or you just know the type, you'll get a kick out of this video that pokes fun at the so-called yoga girl culture...<p>So funny, right? Are you a "yoga girl"?<p>P.S. My hot yoga experience. And, the yoga move that can help get you in the …

Merry Christmas! The NSA's gift is a list of all the times it wrongly spied on you

A little present from Big Brother<p>If you want to release something no one will pay attention to, what time's better than Christmas Eve? At least, that appeared to be the National Security Agency's thinking. Last night, the NSA released reports detailing all the times they've illegally spied on …