Gregory Black

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10 Things You Never Noticed About The Wizard of Oz

Did you ever notice that Dorothy was eating a donut when she broke into "Somewhere Over the Rainbow?" I never did. But there are quite a few tiny …

What Listening to the Newtown 911 Recordings Says About You

<b>Correction made 12/5/13</b><p>If you’re careful, you’ll get through today without doing something morally monstrous. If you’re not careful, you won’t. It’s …

Why 'The Last Of Us' Could Be The Best Video Game Of 2013

I’m so indecisive. 2013 may not have been the very best year for video games, but it sure had some standout performances.<p>Among these is Naughty Dog’s PS3 exclusive <i>The Last of Us</i>. The game is a dark, post-apocalyptic vision of the future. A mysterious spore has infected millions, turning them into …

This ISS Timelapse Compilation Is Fantastic

Stop what you're doing, set aside three minutes of your time and watch this. This newly released compilation of footage captured by astronauts aboard …

Star

Latest<p>'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' Gamora Figure Unveiled by Hot Toys<p>Hot Toys 6 hours ago<p>Hot Toys<p>Steam Hosting Its Own Star Wars May the 4th …

Comic Book Dictionary - Formatitis

Here's a twenty-question comic book trivia quiz!<p>Have fun!<p>Tonight's the Night<br>The following 20 sentences describe either characters or comic books that …

The Vatican's Journey From Anti-Communism to Anti-Capitalism

The pope's strong condemnation of income inequality and free markets shows how much has changed in the Catholic Church since the Cold War.<p>Reuters<p>Pope Francis is once again shaking things up in the Catholic Church. On Tuesday, he issued his first “apostolic exhortation,” declaring a new enemy for …

Medicom Reveals 'The Dark Knight Returns' Batman Real Action Heroes Figure

Medicom's 1/6 scale Real Action Heroes line is set to expand in 2014 with a new take on Batman based on Frank Miller's <i>The Dark Knight Returns</i>. …

Charles Manson Today: The Final Confessions of a Psychopath

In California’s San Joaquin Valley, about halfway between Bakersfield and Fresno, on the outskirts of the fly-infested, windblown, stink-soaked, …

Crime

5 biggest myths about Android

Fear, uncertainty and doubt, or FUD, is a common tactic in marketing and there’s a fair bit of evidence that negative advertising works. Competitive companies are backed up by legions of fans invested in their wares and everyone feeds their thoughts into the biggest rumor mill ever devised – the …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

The Birth of Peach

Artist Matt Johnson, whose work "Bad Apple" was featured on Neatorama previously, told us of his newest painting: The Birth of Peach, inspired by …

Generation gone: Where PlayStation mascot Crash Bandicoot is today

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>I don’t think there’s been a span of time that I’ve read the words “Crash Bandicoot” in video game news more than I have recently, from the reveal of the …

Turn Your Smartphone Into A Digital Microscope

More like cell-fies! Ha ha, right? Right?<p>Do you have $10 and a few minutes and a burning need for a microscope? You do.<p><i>But why would I need a microscope?</i> you say.<p>You do! Examine plant cells, check out the sharpness of your knives, or just take some awesome photos. It's easy to make and looks rad …

Photographer Dad Takes Super Fun & Creative Photos of His Girls

Jason Lee, photographer and father, has taken a photo series of his adorable girls Kristin and Kayla in a variety of silly and creative situations. …

Angry Birds

This Is What You Find When You Raid A 'Career Criminal's' House

When officials raided a house in Detroit, they stumbled on quite a haul.<p>Wayne County Sheriff's deputies and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agents raided the home of a described "career criminal" at 7 a.m. Friday. Beyond your standard cash and drugs, they found an odd assortment …

Stormtrooper helmets go over to the art side – in pictures

Art,Sculpture,Exhibitions,Saatchi gallery,Damien Hirst,David Bailey,Yinka Shonibare,Art and design,Star Wars,Film,Culture<p>Artists from David Bailey to Yinka Shonibare have appropriated the iconic Star Wars headgear for a new exhibition coming soon to London's Saatchi Gallery as part of STRARTA art …

I was sold by Mum and Dad to make images of child abuse

One of Raven Kaliana's earliest memories is being taken to a family portrait studio by her parents, at around the age of four. The studio was in the basement of a department store in a town 50 miles from their home. Once they had arrived, they waited for another couple to arrive with their own …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

A League of Legends Nexus would cost $24,106 if it was real

The object of every League of Legends match is to destroy the other team’s Nexus, but does anyone bother to figure out exactly how much money we’re knocking to the ground each time we secure a victory? Well, the Movoto Real Estate Blog was clearly curious.<p>Movoto determined that each Nexus would …

A Galactic Spiral Of Early Nintendo Games [Infographic]

More than 700 games from Nintendo's Golden Age, in one very nice-looking image.<p>From 1984 to 1993, during the heyday of the Nintendo Entertainment System, more than 700 games were released for the console--and many, many of them are classics, from <i>M.U.L.E.</i> to <i>Prince Of Persia</i> to <i>Ice Climber</i>. The …