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Is This The Scariest Doomsday Sect in China?

China has declared a massive crackdown on a so-called religious cult in the wake of a brutal murder of a woman at a McDonald’s restaurant.<p>HONG KONG — …

The teabagger core argument: Takers, makers and the violent end of democracy

The conservative idea of "clever". Kinda painful, huh?<p>Yeah, this is a mid-week nutpick, but it's a nutpick with a mission: To help explain the …

What a Small Moment in the Obamacare Debate Says About Ideological Media

Does the legislation put the privacy of Americans at risk? More than progressives acknowledge—in part because of ham-handed conservative critiques.<p>Congress conducted hearings yesterday on the much maligned Obamacare website. The most contentious moment involved Rep. Joe Barton, a Texas Republican. …

The devil's work: gothic films at the BFI

Beyond high castle walls, the wolves howl. The Count intones: "Listen to them! The children of the night! What music they make!" And those words usher you into a faintly ludicrous cosiness, the comfortable darkness of gothic. For gothic properties are altogether snug, as familiar as Halloween …

Khmer Rouge’s Bloodiest Murderers on Trial

Two of the masterminds behind the Cambodian genocide, one of last century’s most severe mass killings, are finally on trial. Michael Moynihan on why …

Radio’s Mark Levin Might Be the Most Powerful Conservative You Never Heard Of

Farther right than Hannity, more political than Limbaugh, talk show host Mark Levin wields enormous power at the grassroots level. By David …

Why House Stenographer Dianne Reidy Snapped

The shutdown upset Dianne Reidy, her husband says. Something else kept her up at night. By Michael Daly.<p>The husband of the 48-year-old woman who is …

The History of Knives, Forks and Spoons

You use them every day. They're some of the most simple, but useful, devices in existence. They're used the world over. But who, exactly, invented …

Viper Marinating In Chinese Wine Bites Woman

Did you know snake nerves preserve for a year in wine?<p>"Catch a viper and keep it in a clean tank for a month without food. Wait until snake expels all excrements. Wash and dry the live viper, then seal it in a fifty-plus proof liquor. This brew is best enjoyed between two and twelve months after …

A Lot Of People Are Very Upset That An Indian-American Woman Won The Miss America Pageant

"And the Arab wins Miss America, classic."

Open thread for night owls: Mark Ames on the 'True History of Libertarianism'

Every couple of years, mainstream media hacks pretend to have just discovered libertarianism as some sort of radical, new and dynamic force in …

The Bone Collectors Get to Work at Florida’s Dozier School

Excavators are digging for remains at a notorious Florida school, hoping DNA will solve at least a dozen cold cases.<p>After the bone fragments have …

Check Out The Amazing "Star Wars" Posters You Could Get At Burger King In The '70s

<b>Yum.</b><p>In 1977, the year the first <i>Star Wars</i> movie came out, Burger King ran a promotion where you could get a collectible drinking glass and a poster with your order. These posters are truly examples of rad design. Totally worth all the calories in a Whopper.

The Original Gone Girls: Dorothy Salisbury Davis and Other Forgotten Pioneers of Crime Fiction

Before Gillian Flynn and Tana French, a whole generation of women writers were pioneering psychological thrillers every bit as good as the crime …

Sen. Tom Coburn muses that Obama is 'perilously close' to impeachment

Oklahoma Republican Sen. Tom Coburn said Wednesday that President Obama was getting “getting perilously close” to the Constitutional standard for …

25 Movies That Will Destroy Your Faith In Humanity

If you're feeling good about life, steer clear of any of the movies on this list. These are 25 films that will leave you raw, empty, and in desperate need of a shower.

18 People Who Missed The Point Of Classic Novels

Misguided one-star reviews, taken from Amazon and Goodreads. Via Love Reading Hate Books.

Check Out 10 Maps That Track America’s Most Intense ‘Soda Vs. Pop’ Linguistic Debates

IT’S SODA, NOT POP NOT SOFT DRINK NOT FIZZY CARBONATED BEVERAGE. Just…soda. So says the guy born and raised in New York, which as you can see from the map above is one of the many (correct) sections of the country where people call soda “soda.” To, ugh, Louisiana and your misguided “coke,” no, just …

Female breadwinners are a sign of progress—not an affront to science

Fox Business throws out everything science has told us.<p>According to a new Pew poll, women are the primary source of income in forty percent of all …

Making See-Through Wood at Japan’s Unique Planing Competition

Every year, wood planing experts from all over Japan meet up for a very unique competition in which everyone tries to shave off the thinnest piece of …

23 Ways To Get Back At All Your Friends

Have you been personally victimized by one of your friends recently? It's time to get even.

Michele Bachmann Is Done: Her Hostage Video to Reality

The congresswoman who represented the worst of American politics will not seek reelection in 2014. John Avlon on Michele Bachmann’s calculated …

‘Parks and Rec’ Star Nick Offerman on Dicks & the Opposite Sex, Feminism

The actor raps about his manhood and discusses his views on women’s rights and feminism.<p>Nick Offerman rapped me a song about his dick.<p>OK—not <i>his</i> dick …

My Search for Amanda Bynes … and Why I’m Calling It Off

I used to really want to talk to Amanda Bynes, says Kevin Fallon. Now I feel icky about the whole thing.<p>On Monday afternoon, I strolled by the …

5 Celebrities You Won't Believe Were Badass Soldiers

Most celebrities are profoundly disappointing in real life. The dude who's up on screen saving the world from an alien invasion is in real life a …

Wonder Woman's Big 1984 Reveal Is Here, Thanks To Gal Gadot

Movies<p>The latest movie news, casting updates and rumors, trailer sneak peeks, and expert reviews on MTV.<p>Movies<p>Rami Malek stars as the legendary Queen …

The Flintstones: A Modern Stone Age Family

<i>Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen. Visit Eddie at his website.</i><p>In 1960, ABC brought something …

15 Unbelievably Sexist Bachelor Magazine Covers

Bachelor — the retro magazine for the single man — told guys everything they needed to know about tricking women into having the sex.

US military continues to abuse and abandon wounded soldiers

In 2010, <i>The New York Times</i> uncovered systemic abuse within units meant to help wounded Army soldiers transition through months-and-years-long …

Vader's Little Princess: Excerpt

Here's a excerpt from Jeffrey Brown's latest book, Vader's Little Princess.<p>In this irresistibly funny follow-up to the breakout bestseller Darth …