Archive for Category: "Pop Culture"
Since the 70s, there has been a great deal of controversy surrounding Scientology. It is a bizarre religion: unabashed about its celebration of wealth and glamor, shamelessly determined to draw celebrities into its ranks, and based around a mythology that bears an uncanny resemblance to bad sci-fi. Among the celebs associated with the religion are [...]
Comic books and movies have become beautiful partners. I think the Cyclops is my favorite? What about you? Guess what? You can buy these totally cool X-men posters here. And here is a bonus, Emma Frost poster. We really love nerd art or geek art, whichever you prefer. Related articles Top 10 Movie Weapons of [...]
“Luke, I am your Father. Eat your vegetables!” Perfect apron for a nerdy Summer BBQ for the Star Wars geek in your family. You can buy this Darth Vader cooking apron here. Related articles Snow White and The Evil Queen Top 10 Violent Disney Villain Deaths
It is festival season again but with so many to choose from it can be difficult to know which ones to pack your wellies for. Here is our run down of the top 5 music festivals you should make sure you attend in your lifetime. Glastonbury image source This is arguably the mother of all [...]
The universe, on any given day, is full of an infinite number of mysteries. The creation of the universe alone is one of the greatest (not to mention most controversial) mysteries to plague mankind. Regardless of whether everything was created in seven days, as the result of a epic explosion, or even if some divine [...]
You may have seen a funny Harry Potter comic on our sister site, Digital Bus Stop. They posted about this awesome artist we know named Steven Warrick, who makes art that makes us happy. In fact, we told you that just this week in our post about his barnyard aquarium. Well, Steven’s brain doesn’t stop, [...]
This picture shows today’s movie stars with their classic movie star look-a-like matches. Do you know of any others you would add this small collection of film stars? You may also wish to see our list of legendary female sex symbols and our list of legendary male sex symbols. Head over to TotallyTop10.com to see [...]
Beauty, sex appeal, that certain je ne sais quoi – all these legendary female icons have them. We’ve worked long and hard to compile a list of the end-all, be-all most amazing female sex symbols from the 1920′s through today. 1920′s Lillian Russell Just the Basics Born Helen Louise Leonard in Clinton Iowa – 1860. [...]
Personalities such as Boy George, RuPaul, and even J. Edgar Hoover have introduced cross-dressing, or transvestism, into the mainstream in recent history, as have movies like Psycho, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and Mrs. Doubtfire. Although women such as Joan of Arc and Hua Mulan cross-dressed centuries ago in order to join the military, modern [...]
What can you say about zombies that hasn’t been said already? There are zombie comics, zombie movies, books about zombies, books that used to be classic pieces of literature that had zombies put into them, and there are real zombies that re made when a boko takes a person’s soul and puts it in a [...]
The economic times have hit the nation harder than anyone realizes. Even your favorite nightmare horror characters are falling on hard times. Criminally insane, “son of a hundred maniacs” Freddy Krueger is even out there pounding the pavement trying to find work. He even has a resume! I don’t know how he types with that [...]
Lately, for work, I’ve had to take a long hard look at a handful of movies. Yes, I know that sounds awful. Somehow I got through it. The latest movie I’ve had to study is Zombieland, a fantastic film in its own right–made even better by its surprise cameo. It made me think of cameos I’ve [...]
While Hitler’s attempt at world domination ultimately failed, his association with the toothbrush mustache forever made it the red-headed stepchild of facial hair.
This episode of Mork & Mindy aired in November 1979 in which Mork tried out for and made the Pony Express (Denver Broncos Cheerleaders). Synopsis: While dejected Mork is confessing to Mindy that he has lost another job, eighty Pony Express cheerleaders drop in at Remo’s deli. Impressed that the girls are paid to cheer [...]
Not sure why this guy has has created his own personal bat man suit of armor or if he should be spending time on other more practical pasts times rather than building his own incredibly cool and kick-ass medieval batman armor, but I am really glad he did!
Sid in Toy Story and Toy Story 3 – Looks like Sid got his just desserts!
For many runners, running races takes the fun out of running, especially for those who run for fun instead of competition. Indeed, running is often a solo sport in which you can compete against yourself, breaking your own time or distance in order to improve, so some runners may not feel the need to run [...]
American roads and road travel are a rich part of U.S. history, as we first built west-bound wagon roads, and later highways, in order to fulfill our manifest destiny. The modern American highway comes complete with rest stops, historical sites, roadside attractions, and government-preserved natural spaces. Sadly, the American interstate system made many of America’s [...]
Potty Mouth? No, More Like Potty Pen I spend a good amount of time in dive bars. Yesterday, in fact, I spent a significant portion of my day sitting outside my favorite watering hole with a group of friends. As it was my favorite (and theirs), we all noticed the most recent addition to the [...]
The Simpsons Animated Series has been on television long enough to be a part of our pop culture for generations to come. I guess it should be unexpected that this beloved tv show should have made its way into other pop culture phenoms such as Star Wars, comic books and…ugh, the Twilight series. What are [...]