Most Important Comic Book Characters…Who Happen to Be Dead

Everyone loves an origin story, or at least Hollywood believes they do or they wouldn’t keep rebooting franchises every decade. But many of these stories feature characters that do more in death than they ever do in life…

Eight More Famous Misquotes

Famous quotations have the delightful tendency to attach themselves to famous people, whether there is any genuine connection between them or not…

Five Lost Treasures (People Are Still Looking For)

Crack out your compass, map and best Indiana Jones impression, because lost treasures are still a thing. Fame, fortune and (we assume) lucrative movie deals await the brave soul to locate these mysterious caches…

5 Reasons Why Bane Is Secretly a Really Lame Villain

Bane. Awesome name, kinda not as awesome a villain. Sure he’s got muscles and some pretty good brains to boot, but was he ever really that great an adversary for the caped crusader? Take a look at the facts before you decide…

Five Important Items (That Are Totally Missing)

Most people lose things from time to time. Your keys, the TV remote… maybe even your wallet if you’re unlucky. While you might feel foolish for these tiny snafus, take comfort that your slipup pales in comparison to these losses…

Five Big Myths About the US Constitution

We the People of the United States, in Ordering a more perfect burger… or something. Frankly, very few people actually know what the constitution says, which is why so much bullshit hangs around about the document.

7 Myths People Actually Believe About Illegal Drugs

Drugs. While you know that you should just say no, there’s an allure to the forbidden fruit. Perhaps it’s the mystery surrounding them, an aura that is if anything propagated by the misinformation shoved down our throats by concerned children’s advertisers…

7 Amazing Photos Taken Underwater

Now that almost every person walks around with a reasonably high quality camera at all times in their phones and digital SLRs have become as plentiful as the hipsters that snap them up, it takes a lot to make a photograph impressive. May we suggest taking them under water?

Five Ancient Sports

While debate rages about concussions and other injuries sustained by athletes, we can all agree that we’ve come a long way in reducing the number of deaths, beheadings and mauling in the majors compared to sports like these…

5 Movies You Might Not Know Were Remakes

Hollywood is so devoid of original ideas these days that it’s rare to see a flick hit the screen that wasn’t already a TV show, book, video game, action figure or amusement park ride. And when it’s not one of those, it’s probably just a remake, even if you hadn’t heard of the original…