Top Eight Things You Didn't Know About Your Credit Card

Posted July 8, 2011 | By ncoles | Views: 4,202

In a world of easy credit, it's so simple to swipe a card and amass a pile of belongings without ever thinking about the credit card itself.

The Seven Most Painful Tooth Torture Scenes in Cinema History

Posted July 1, 2011 | By DannyGallagher | Views: 38,053

Just the sound of a dental drill or the drooling screams of someone having their bicuspids ripped out at the root can make most normal humans dread their own dental plan. These movie scenes are not for the squeamish of mind, heart, or mouth.

Top 10 Plotlines Movies Just Totally Dropped For No Reason

Posted June 30, 2011 | By Theta1138 | Views: 3,449

It happens to every director: they have a script, they go into editing...and realize halfway though that a minor plotline doesn’t work. Or the money runs out. Or they forgot to film the rest of the plot. Either way, they've got nothing other than the hope that nobody will notice.

The Eight Biggest Whiners in Action Movie History

Posted June 27, 2011 | By DannyGallagher | Views: 7,049

There's a cliche that Hollywood action movies are filled with nothing but testosterone-enhanced tough guys and macho-bred meatheads who win the day by pounding their chests and beating things until they stop breathing. Nothing could be further from the truth.

Top 10 Greatest Movie Knockouts

Posted June 20, 2011 | By dsussman | Views: 20,876

When it comes to going to the movies, nothing satisfies a dude’s optical taste buds like a much-needed cinematic knockout. From an epic action fight scene to an over-the-top comedic smackdown, there’s something seriously special about using a few fists to solve some problems.

Top 10 Deadliest Ancient Weapons

Posted June 20, 2011 | By AaronAhmadi | Views: 142,907

Weapons can make all the difference on the battlefield or in close combat. Throughout history different civilizations have crafted their own versions of weapons and have always looked to better designs and stronger materials, trying to outdo their enemies in every way possible. But whether it’s a...

The Nine Plots TV Shows Need To Stop Doing

Posted June 17, 2011 | By Theta1138 | Views: 4,587

It's a common complaint: television is unoriginal. This is a complicated problem, created by a mixture of the conservative nature of big media conglomerates and the overwhelming desire of the viewers for comfort food-type TV instead of real, challenging writing. What isn't complicated is when...

Eight Awesome Ways People are Messing with Telemarketers

Posted June 15, 2011 | By Theta1138 | Views: 34,697

As a society, we've drifted towards cell phones, so the telemarketer, that relentless annoyance, is becoming blissfully rarer as time goes on. However, there are still plenty of land-lines out there, and telemarketers are gleefully dialing away, annoying the hell out of anybody they can find. But...

Top 10 Strangest Things Surgically Removed from the Human Body

Posted June 10, 2011 | By ncoles | Views: 42,774

Throughout the annals of medical science doctors have removed random foreign objects from the body. Yet even today doctors are still baffled by the strange and bizarre things they come across in the emergency room. Whether it’s by accident or on purpose, leave it to the average Joe to get...

Top 10 Noir Novels "L.A. Noire" Should've Used

Posted June 6, 2011 | By Theta1138 | Views: 6,921

L.A. Noire is a lot of things to gaming: an amazing advance in animation, a diverse mix of different types of gaming from adventure to platforming, and a successful attempt to revive an old city using photographs and research. But it really could have used some, well, more noir. Here are 10...