Guido Haak

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The 11 Most Underrated Movies of 2016

Although 2016 is a record-breaking year in ticket sales at the U.S. box office, that statistic doesn’t tell the whole story. In fact, it’s the best …

Box Office

Guessing Games About Rey Could Hurt Future 'Star Wars' Storytelling

<b>Warning: spoiler alert for Star Wars: The Force Awakens applies to whoever still needs one.</b><p>After addressing a few consistent critical reactions to <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>, I turn my attention to the reams of articles being written about the character of Rey and who her parents might …

STEM Wars: Can the Force Awaken Change for More Women in Science?

It took less than a month for <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> to smash through the record books. The latest edition of the beloved epic series surpassed the $1.56 billion earnings mark and became the top-grossing film in North America.<p>With all eyes on when (not if) the film will take over the No. 1 …

8 Weird Christmas Song Lyrics That Should Make You Think Twice

Christmas carols have been passed down for generations now without a second thought, and some of them should honestly give people pause. Whether they’re promoting adultery, send a different message they once did, or just never made sense at all, there are some really questionable Christmas songs …

Lyrics

How Breaking Bad’s Walter White Inspired Starz’s Disturbing Ballet Drama, Flesh and Bone

Several years ago, <i>Breaking Bad</i> writer and executive producer <b>Moira Walley-Beckett</b> was sitting in her seedy New Mexico motel room on her day off from filming the AMC drama, when she conceived of a television show that would become Starz’s <i>Flesh and Bone</i>.<p>Walley-Beckett, who won an Emmy for writing</i> …

A Los Angeles High School Got In Trouble For Allowing A Porn To Film On Campus

Who knew <i>SNL</i>‘s “Hot for Teacher 8” sketch was a documentary? The Los Angeles Unified School District suspended commercial filming at all L.A. schools, which brings in $2 million a year, after it was discovered a porn had been filmed inside Alexander Hamilton High School. And not just any porn, but …

High School

Deep Thoughts With Tom Waits

There is an elaborate system of punishment and reward governing the courageous moles tunneling beneath Stonehenge. Or so said Tom Waits in a 1988 interview with journalist Chris Roberts from Rock's Backpages.<p>The interview, conducted in a London studio shortly after the release of Waits' concert …

Why Did Volkswagen Cheat On Diesel Emissions In Its TDI Cars?

The bad news for Volkswagen just keeps on coming.<p>In the last week, the company has fired much of its upper management, eradicated all mention of its …

Volkswagen #Dieselgate

Where's the smoking gun?<p>“What did the president know and when did he know it?” This critical question, asked by Senator Howard Baker Jr during the Senate committee investigation into the Watergate scandal, set in motion events that would ultimately lead to President Richard Nixon’s exit from the …

Senate Committees

"Untrust Us" Crystal Castles covered by Capital Children's Choir