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The Bushido Code: The Eight Virtues of the Samurai | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Tim Clark.</i><p><i>“So, boy. You wish to serve me?”</i> <i>Silhouetted against the blue-black sky, the horse-mounted samurai</i></i> …

Indian police chief's rape analogy causes outrage across country

One of India's most senior policemen has been forced to apologise after comparing rape to unlicensed betting which, because it cannot be prevented, should be enjoyed.<p>Ranjit Sinha, who leads the Central Bureau of Investigation in India, made the remarks during a discussion at a conference on Tuesday …

Nymphomaniac to be hardcore only as Lars von Trier gives up final cut

Lars Von Trier has abandoned plans to release a softcore version of his sex epic Nymphomaniac. The film's two-part four-hour cut, which is due to debut in Copenhagen on Christmas Day, will now contain explicit scenes.<p>The release of Nymphomaniac will see the Danish director give up final cut for the …

David Cronenberg: Stanley Kubrick didn't understand horror

Stanley Kubrick was a "commercially minded" film-maker who failed to understand the true nature of horror when he adapted the Stephen King cult classic The Shining, according to director David Cronenberg.<p>Speaking last week at a retrospective of his own work at the Toronto film festival, the …

Miley Cyrus Performs “Wrecking Ball” & “We Can’t Stop” on ‘SNL’

Many viewers tuned into <i>Saturday Night Live</i> expecting a wild spectacle from Miley Cyrus, that didn’t happen but the pop star made an entertaining …

Sexual Harassment Suit Against ICP Includes Dildos, Vagina Tighteners, and Guns, Obviously

If you’ve been reading my Gathering of the Juggalos Tour Diaries, you know that Juggalos, ie fans of Insane Clown Posse, have their own unique codes of morality and social conduct, and that those codes can seem foreign to those who are not and who’ve never been down with the clown. Thus, when ICP …

The 'Sharknado' Trailer Is The Most Ridiculous Thing We've Ever Seen

If you haven't heard about "Sharknado" yet, an original SyFy disaster movie debuting tonight at 9 p.m., you're missing out.<p>The concept is simple. Killer sharks + deadly tornadoes = Sharknado.<p>We're not sure what the best part of this is: that SyFy thought this up, that 90210's Ian Ziering is slicing …

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Taste Receptors Found In Mouse Testicles. Tasticles?

Organoleptic receptors where you least expected them.<p>Researchers at the Monell Chemical Senses Center made a startling discovery while investigating the sense of taste in mice: not only do mice have taste receptors on their testicles, but any attempt to remove these taste receptors results in …

The World's Last Telegram Ever Will Be Sent From India

It's one of about 5,000 such missives still being sent every day by telegram - a format favored for its "sense of urgency and authenticity," explains a BSNL official.<p>But the days of such communication are numbered: The world's last telegram message will be sent somewhere in India on July 14.<p>That …

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Former Microsoft manager wants to create 'Starbucks of Pot'

Washington's new law legalizing marijuana will go into effect in late 2013.<p>SEATTLE (AP) — For the activists who led the effort to legalize recreational marijuana in Washington state last fall, Jamen Shively was one of their biggest fears: an aspiring pot profiteer whose unabashed dreams of building …

China Censors ‘Big Yellow Duck’

Why did the Neanderthals die out?

The puzzle is one of the greatest surrounding our species. On a planet that bristled with different types of human being, including Neanderthals and …

Quick and Easy Trick For Adding a Black Background to Your Shots Anywhere

Photographer Glyn Dewis shared this cool little technique that lets you work with a black background even if you don’t have an actual backdrop with …