The 10 Greatest Crank Calls in History

Posted August 24, 2011 | By DannyGallagher | Views: 5,635

It might technically be illegal or malicious, but some prank calls are so successful, so epic, so (dare I say) awe-inspiring that they deserve some kind of placement in a special “Hall of Fame” at the phone company.

The 10 Most Likable Movie Villains Who Wanted to Destroy the World

Posted August 19, 2011 | By DannyGallagher | Views: 27,509

By their very nature, the classic movie villain is designed to be a character so hated by the audience that their very presence makes the hero even more likable by default. However, some of the villains from the most classic films were endearing in their own way and worthy of some love of their own.

The 10 Best Cop vs. Criminal Battles in Film

Posted August 16, 2011 | By DannyHarkins | Views: 5,429

The best movies are built on conflict, and the best conflict can be found in the murky world of criminals and cops, where the noble face off against the dishonest, and where both those adjectives can apply to either side of the law. And when these characters come up against each other, it can be...

Top 10 Darkest Educational Video Games of All Time

Posted August 11, 2011 | By DannyGallagher | Views: 50,581

Sometimes the best lesson children can learn is that the world is a very dark and forbidding place. These are the video games that gave a whole generation of screenheads a degree from the School of Hard Knocks.

Top 10 Celebrity Inventors

Posted August 3, 2011 | By ncoles | Views: 20,100

Just because you’re filthy rich and famous and in the public eye doesn’t mean you don’t have a mind full of brilliant ideas that could change the world, or at least warrant the issue of a patent.

Top 10 Minigames That Derailed the Actual Game

Posted August 2, 2011 | By Theta1138 | Views: 56,337

Minigames are a great addition to big title video games; they keep you playing, but you get a little break from the action and rack up some major rewards. Or you can decide the world can save itself and just keep playing the minigame.

The Eight Upsides to an NFL Lockout

Posted July 25, 2011 | By DannyGallagher | Views: 5,422

The mere threat of an NFL lockout created a lot of worry in football fans across the nation but now it appears that a crisis has been averted. But the more you think about what a year without football would've been like, the more you realize that things might not have been as bad as they seemed.

The Eight Strangest Sounding Panels at Comic-Con

Posted July 19, 2011 | By DannyGallagher | Views: 1,671

With our extensive Comic-Con coverage beginning tomorrow and continuing through the weekend, now is a great time to get amped up about all that the event has to offer. Some of it is even stranger than you’d think.

Top Nine Fairy Tales That are Secretly Badass

Posted July 14, 2011 | By DannyGallagher | Views: 6,876

Anyone with kids knows the visceral pain of having to sit through another reading of a fairy tale. If you focus on the actual origins for some of the world’s most familiar bedtime stories, the kids might have to sleep on rubber sheets for a month, but at least the parents would be entertained.

Top 10 Greatest Empires in History

Posted July 13, 2011 | By AaronAhmadi | Views: 54,854

What defines a great empire? Is it its sheer size? Or perhaps its influence over others? Some may say an empire’s wealth is what truly makes it great. Whatever it is, there are some empires that stand out in history as being the greatest of all time.