The Seven Little Things That Ruined Everything

Posted January 28, 2010 | By Theta1138 | Views: 2,309

We like to think we live in a secure world, and we do.  Thanks to technology, we're safer than we've ever been.  Of course, sometimes, somebody forgets to tighten a lugnut, or figures you can use just any type of glue, and suddenly things get unsafe, really fast.

The Top Seven Greatest Accidental Inventions

Posted January 27, 2010 | By bradiger | Views: 94


The Top Seven Greatest Accidental Inventions

Posted January 27, 2010 | By bradiger | Views: 4,974

Necessity, as the saying goes, is the mother of invention. However, there have been plenty of times when chance, circumstance, and flat-out operator error have really deserved the credit. The process of discovery isn't always an exact science, and occasionally inventors stumble across new...

The Top 10 Ballsiest Scientists in History

Posted January 26, 2010 | By DannyGallagher | Views: 1,637

The science geeks we grew up with in high school may have been mouth-breathing social rejects who could easily be knocked over by glancing in their direction. But some of history's walking calculators have used their awesome powers of comprehension and reasoning to do things far gutsier than a...

The Top 10 It Girls of 2010

Posted January 25, 2010 | By girls | Views: 2,465

Every year a new class of hot, talented women graduates into the world of superstars. You might not know their names or recognize their faces, but thanks to a breakthrough role, hit album, or career-defining gig, odds are that each of these talented and sexy women will be household names by the...

2010 Commercial Countdown

Posted January 22, 2010 | By | Views: 185

We're less than two weeks away from Super Bowl XLIV, and the countdown to the year's premiere venue for hilarious commercials has begun. It was a difficult task but we've picked the 10 best of all time. Now you can watch them and vote for which you think is the best!

The Top 10 Lamest Rivalries in Sports

Posted January 21, 2010 | By davidbreitman | Views: 1,666

The only thing more widely celebrated in sports than player arrests and adultery is a well cultivated hatred of an opposing team. Any good parent will tell you that even though raising your child to despise somebody based on race or cult affiliation may be wrong, discriminating against people...

The Top Seven Most Anticipated Films of 2010

Posted January 19, 2010 | By nathanbloch | Views: 563

The new year is upon us, and so is another barrage of movies – some good, some bad. And in this economy, no one wants to waste money on a lemon of a movie. But that’s what Spike is here for: to do the research, perform the tests, and generally espouse subjective opinions so you...

The Top 10 Hollywood "Villains" Who Got Totally Screwed

Posted January 19, 2010 | By mjrussel | Views: 6,182

There are many different kinds of bad guys. Sometimes they’re cartoonishly malevolent, and sometimes they’re well-intentioned extremists who do all the wrong things for all the right reasons. Sometimes though, they do all the right things with all the right intentions, and they still...

The Top Seven Classic Movie Moments You Didn't Know Were Improv

Posted January 11, 2010 | By mjrussel | Views: 44,616

Scriptwriting isn't easy. Some people spend months trying to perfect a specific scene, trying to write that perfect line that sticks in the mind of those who hear it. Then these guys come along and do it off the top of their heads.