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The Twins Who Ran into Traffic Before Stabbing a Man to Death

The bizarre true story of the Eriksson sisters.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>"They're going to steal your organs!" screams Sabina Eriksson, before running toward oncoming traffic on the M6 highway, having already been hit head-on by a Volkswagen. Her twin sister, Ursula, legs crushed …

Trespassing

Not ready for prime time: 18 animated series that didn’t make it a full season

For the majority of prime-time network television’s history, animated series rarely made an appearance. With the exception of Hanna-Barbera’s brief …

The 17 best TV series finales of all time, from 'The Americans' to '30 Rock'

Series finales are difficult. They require an ending, but not too much of an ending, and often don't go well. After "The Americans" blew us away, we're fondly looking back on some of the best series finales from the distant and recent past.<p>Here, we collected some of the greatest series finales that …

Mad Men

‘The Last Jedi’ Is the Worst ‘Star Wars’ Movie, but Its Haters and Stans Are Both Wrong About Why

<i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> mind-tricked its audience. As if in homage to the galaxy in which the film is set—divided as it is between the Dark Side and …

Star Wars

Mark Ruffalo Revealed the Ending of Infinity War a Year Ago, and No One Even Noticed

<i>Warning: this post contains spoilers for Avengers: Infinity War.</i><p>When part of the <b>Avengers: Infinity War</b> cast stopped by <b>Jimmy Kimmel Live</b> recently, they were very quick to point out that of all of them, Mark Ruffalo is the least trustworthy when it comes to keeping movie secrets. The actor did …

The Colorado 'Killdozer' Rampage Is Finally Getting Its Own Movie

Upcoming documentary 'Tread' will take an inside look at the man and his armored machine, which was outfitted with nearly impenetrable steel and a few automatic weapons.<p>The bizarre 2004 "killdozer" incident that again proved real life is crazier than any movie is becoming an actual movie, Deadline …

Here's the extremely subtle clue about season two hidden in Westworld's pilot

Yesterday, we wrote about an <i>Esquire</i> interview with actor Jeffrey Wright, who plays sad robot Bernard on HBO’s <i>Westworld</i>. In that interview, Wright …

A hilarious new Harry Potter chapter was written by a predictive keyboard — and it's perfect

There's a new Harry Potter chapter that was written using a predictive keyboard trained on the Harry Potter series. Let's just say we're glad it's …

Harry Potter

10 criminally underrated movies on Netflix you owe it to yourself to watch

Since its inception, Netflix has stood as the benchmark for on-demand entertainment. As its popularity grew, so too did the streaming service’s …

Catfight

‘Reality shrivels. This is your life now’: 88 days trapped in bed to save a pregnancy

Months before she was due to give birth, disaster struck for Katherine Heiny. Doctors ordered her to lie on her side in bed and not move – and gave her a 1% chance of carrying her baby to term<p>When I was five years old, my parents decided they could no longer watch the nightly news. Or rather, they …

Gorillas

Five Previously Unreleased Kurt Vonnegut Stories Will Be Published This Month

'Complete Stories' gathers all 97 of the 'Slaughterhouse-Five' author's shorts in one powerful tome.<p>On the strength of his first published work of short fiction, "Report on the Barnhouse Effect," Kurt Vonnegut left his position in General Electric's public-relations department in 1951 and began …

Every Rap Nerd Needs to Watch These Martial Arts Movies

Kung Fu Kenny is just the latest rapper to embrace the mysteries of Shaolin.<p>By now, you probably have listened to DJ Kay Slay yelling out, "NEW KUNG FU KENNY!" all over Kendrick Lamar's <i>DAMN.</i>, heard about Kendrick Lamar hitting the Coachella stage wearing a gi flanked by kung fu dancers, and watched …

Stephen Colbert hit with #FireColbert backlash after “homophobic” Trump joke

During his show on Monday, Stephen Colbert lobbed a bunch of insults at Donald Trump while commenting on the president’s interview with John …

A Mad King Consumes Everything in Search of Meaning in This Surreal Scifi Short

In Jakob Schmidt’s <i>Planemah</i>, an impatient king becomes obsessed with a philosophical query that drives him beyond the edge of madness—and into a place …

Enjoy This Video Of Every Time Chris Jericho Returned To WWE

It might be hard to keep in mind right now, because everything has been so tragic for him lately, but Chris Jericho has been having one of the very best years of his entire, lengthy career as a pro wrestler. The future sure-thing Hall of Famer has reinvented himself and seen a major resurgence …

Pro Wrestling

Scum’s Wish Is A Disturbing Anime About Lovers Who Love Other People

In media, teenagers often possess a delicate balance of callousness and narcissism. In CW dramas like <i>Gossip Girl</i>, producers lean into their more …

We Asked Comic Artists About Their Weirdest Drawing Requests

"I'd robbed this creep of his boner, and that's the real satisfaction that a cartoonist should feel."<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada</i><p>When you mention Comic-Con to most people they think of the big yearly event in San Diego overflowing with cosplayers, big celebrity guests, and …

New Jersey Just Became The First State To Give New Parents Baby Boxes

This Finnish practice could help prevent infant deaths.<p>Since the 1930s, the nation of Finland has given new parents special “baby boxes” that contain newborn essentials and can serve as infant beds. Now, new parents in New Jersey have access to the same resource, and experts believe it will help …

Quentin Tarantino’s Favorite Movies: Stream 10 of His Top Picks on Netflix

Beyond being a top director, Quentin Tarantino is one of the world’s most voracious film watchers. He pays tribute to many of the movies he loves in …

This Tiny Fan Interviewing WWE Superstars Is Exactly What Your Heart Needs Right Now

The past week has been a bit of a bummer as far as pro wrestling news goes. Perry Saturn is facing homelessness, Tugboat went to the hospital, and Jimmy Snuka passed away over the weekend. For MLK Day, we could all use a bit of a pick-me-up and a feel-good story.<p>That’s where Jarrius “JJ” Robertson …

Your Winter 2017 Anime Guide

Who’s ready to watch some anime? You? Yes, that’s right, <i>you</i>.<p>It’s winter, which means it there is a new anime season with new anime to watch. This …

25 Sci-Fi Movies to Stream on Netflix Right Now

<i>If you’re in the mood to visit faraway planets without leaving your couch, consider any one of these science-fiction flicks available to stream on</i> …

2016 in Review: Anime For All the Seasons!

Last year was interesting to say the least, but no one could say that it was a bad year for anime. We saw so many awesome shows come through that our …

How I Told My Grandson That My Son-in-Law Killed His Mother

A woman's struggle to raise a boy following the unthinkable.<p><i>This story was published in collaboration with the Marshall Project.</i><p><i>On the evening of June 18, 2002, in the quiet town of Mt. Shasta, California, a man named Gabriel John Pippin waited outside the home of his ex-girlfriend, Sacha Ann</i> …

How To Figure Out Who's Using Your Netflix Password

Using just a dash of tech savvy.<p>Sometimes it’s hard to remember how you started watching three, four episodes per night ― in the shadows, alone. Or maybe at a friend’s house. Instinct warned you to beware but now you’ve scattered your login credentials like spent casings kicked around a …

5 Must Watch Anime Coming in Early 2017

What anime will you be watching for the New Year?<p>This year, 2017, will definitely have to come out of the corner swinging to uplift our already …

What game developers are saying about The Last Guardian

<i>The Last Guardian</i> was one of the most hotly anticipated games of the year. It made the ten best list assembled by Gamasutra staff, and we continue to …

The 10 Best WWE Matches Of 2016

It’s the end of the year, thank God, and as a Guy Who Writes About Wrestling On The Internet, it’s my duty to compile a list of my 10 favorite matches of the year and share them with you. This year we decided to keep the list WWE-centric, because a hell of a lot happened between the main roster, …

Five Must-Watch Anime Of Fall 2016

Compared to the summer’s plush anime selection, Fall 2016's offerings are a little slim. We had <i>Berserk</i>, <i>Orange</i>, <i>Mob Psycho 100</i>, <i>ReLIFE</i>, <i>91 Days</i> and other …

Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2016 (But Shouldn't Have)

It’s a holiday weekend, which probably means you have some down time. What better activity, while you’re digesting that leftover Turkey, than …