Aaron Taylor

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How it feels to (almost) get the job scoring a Star Trek TV series

The near-misses that make up a blessed career in music<p>Before I begin, I want to make something abundantly clear: This is a happy story. This is a story of daring to dream of the near-impossible, and celebrating that I even came close. So lest my tone inadvertently come across as bitter, scorned or …

Science Fiction

Simple Chart Makes Sense of the Insane 'Cloverfield Paradox' Timeline Explanation - Bloody Disgusting

How do the movies all fit together? The new film kinda/sorta explains that.<p>The surprise Super Bowl commercial for Netflix’s <b>The Cloverfield Paradox</b> …

Horror Movies

Last Jedi Is A Good Star Wars Movie - But A Bad Force Awakens Sequel

When the original <b>Star Wars</b> rolled into theaters back in 1977, it was a groundbreaking movie experience that transcended expectations, introduced a …

Science Fiction

The Fastest Way to De-Fog Your Windshield

Winter's here, and for lots of us, that means dealing with a foggy windshield full of condensation when we go to start our cars. In the grand scheme …

The Last Jedi Killed My Childhood, and That's Exactly Why It's Great

The response to <i>The Last Jedi</i> has been divisive to say the least. Some love it because it takes <i>Star Wars</i> in a bold new direction; some hate it for the …

How we made Hellraiser

Clive Barker: ‘Pinhead was inspired by a hardcore S&M club in New York, where I watched people getting pierced for fun’<p>Clive Barker, director<p>I worked as a hustler in the 1970s, because I had no money. I met a lot of people you’ll know and some you won’t: publishers, captains of industry. The way …

How to deep clean your dryer duct in 5 steps

Your dryer duct is a fire hazard; here's how to clean it.<p>Dirty dryer ducts aren't just disgusting, they're a serious fire hazard. In fact, one major cause of house fires is dusty, lint-filled dryer ductwork. Even if a grimy dryer duct doesn't immediately do damage to your home, it'll waste your …

31 Days Of Hell: The Horror Short Film Cloth

The is the horror short film <i>Cloth</i>.<p>It was co-written by John Casares and Emmanuel Delfin, directed Delfin, and stars Sofia Garcia and Randy Delgado. …

Short Films

10 great new scary movies to watch on Netflix

<b>Happy Death Day, Jigsaw, Jungle – after a barren few years, Hollywood has got their act together this Halloween and released several horror films</b> …

8 Plywood Headboard + Bed DIY Ideas

You can never really go wrong with a minimalist look, and it seems that the plywood look has turned into a classic after all these years. It doesn't …

DIY

20+ Fantastic DIY 2×4 Shelving Ideas

Awhile back, we spent a whole week talking about how 2×4 and other structural lumber can be a great material for building all sorts of things since …

Storage Ideas

The top ten most mind-bending optical illusions of the year

If you’re a fan of visual tricks you need pay close attention to the illusion of the year competition.<p>The organisers Neural Correlate Society have …

How to knot

The Simple Key to Keeping a Maximalist House Tidy

Minimalism may be all the rage, but that doesn't mean maximalism is out by any means—some people would just rather live with more space and others, …

'Star Trek' Porn Without the Porn Is the Best Fan Film Ever (SFW)

Sometimes really good fan fiction is also really dirty.<p>Filed Under Fan Culture, Pornography & Sex<p>As Trekkies everywhere prepare themselves for <i>Star</i> …

Science Fiction

This singer butchered the national anthem so hard that the local government issued an apology

The Star Spangled Banner is a notoriously hard song to sing. It’s incredibly wide range means you have to be able to hit both high and low notes, and …

No One Looks Good in the Ugly Drama Surrounding Kermit the Frog's Firing

Last week, two Muppet fan communities jointly reported a shocking turn of events: After decades of playing some of the franchise’s most recognizable …

21 Student Gifts You Can DIY for a Dollar (or Less)

It’s the end of the year, and you want to do something for your students. But you don’t want it to break the bank, right? We pulled together some …

Crafting

Blooper Reels That Will Change the Way You See Horror Movies

When you see a scary movie, you tell yourself, "It's only a movie, it's only a movie." but you're still frightened. There's nothing that will kill …

15 Incredible, Edible Egg Salad Recipes

You put SOOOOO much creativity into making beautiful Easter eggs each year, only to toss the whole bunch after the holiday. But here’s a food *reuse* idea that’s as green as spring. Store the eggs properly and you’ve got a real jump-start on delicious hard-boiled egg recipes. Everyone loves deviled …

Breakfast

Make Your Own Pocket Hole Jig

Pocket holes are a very useful joinery technique in woodworking. Hole are drilled at an angle, usually 15 degrees, into a workpiece and then joined to a second workpiece with self-tapping screws. There are special pocket hole jigs you can buy and they use special drill bits, specialty screws, and …

Five Tips for Dealing With Mice In Your Home

Mice are simultaneously cute and some of the most horrendous pests of all time. If you’re dealing with a minor infestation, these tips will help you …

DIY

Handyman shares 14 brilliant solutions to common home problems that you've never heard of

Wood rot, porcelain stains, and stubborn fingerprint marks… every house has got them. But not everyone knows the simple fixes to the most common …

Selling stuff on Craigslist

How to Prime & Paint MDF | Home Guides | SF Gate

Medium-density fiberboard is a wood product made from densely packed wood fibers. Full-sized panels are 4 feet by 8 feet and sanded to a smooth finish on both sides. Painted MDF looks good and the factory finish doesn't need extensive sanding before you paint it. The biggest obstacle to painting …

Paint It Right

Painting a front door is one of the easiest, quickest, and most affordable ways to majorly update your home, and all you need is a weekend to get it …

This Two-Minute Video Explains the Basics of Three-Point Lighting

It’s not just the camera that separates a professional-looking video from an amateur one. You need excellent and proper lighting, too, and it all …

Videography

How to Make PVC Look Like Wood

Jason Poplinski's method is inexpensive and effective<p>If you're building a set, an installation or props, it might be helpful to have a ready source …

This DIY Platform Bed Saves Space, Has Tons of Storage

Arranging a decent-sized bed and other furniture in a small living space can feel like Tetris on hard mode, but if you’re up for a weekend project, …

DIY

The complete list of Google Home commands so far

The Google Home might not have the Echo's "skills," but there's still plenty it can do.<p>The Google Home is a $130 (£130 or AU$199) smart home speaker that showcases the artificially intelligent, voice-activated Google Assistant. It lets you set timers, control lights and thermostats, play trivia …

Google