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See, the proof that DC’s future movie plans are insane

Even the fanboyest of fanboys have to admit that the cinematic universe of DC didn’t turn out exactly as everyone had hoped. Within a decade, Marvel managed to turn the word “Avengers” into synonymous with “great people doing great shit together” while “Justice League” is the most widely used phrase today to mute on Twitter, if you don’t I want …

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6 more crazy facts that will change the way you view Christianity

1 Early Christians weren’t sure if Judas was the arch villain or the loyal sidekick Epic stories need a bad guy. And later writers chose to shift this burden onto the figure of Judas Iscariot. It could be a shock that less than a decade after Jesus’ death before any known gospel of Saint Paul Judas as a whole relieved. …

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4 everyday foods with WTF Dark Histories

4th Lemons were advertised as a cure for the 1918 pandemic flu In 1918 the world was hit by a devastating outbreak the H1N1 influenza – which infected more than 500 million people and killed between 17 and 50 million people over two years. The outbreak terrified Americans with its scale and ferocity. In a matter of months, the virus …

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5 stupid things that are quietly destroying the planet

5 Fashion trends are an environmental disaster While we’re happy with the best hoodies and sweatpants, some crave more. The more fashion-conscious among us are trying to keep our wardrobes up to date and the fashion industry depends on it. It is estimated that the average consumer only wears one item of clothing seven scanty times before he drops it …

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I wanted to see ‘Tenet’ like an idiot

I went to see principle. I don’t feel good about it. Though at this point recently I was thinking about what the theatrical release of Christopher Nolan’s action spectacle might look like lead to an influx of “corpses”, I made up my mind to watch the movie that, according to at least literally every internet headline for the past six …

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4 MCU Easter Eggs That Deserve Their Own Movie

4th Ant-Man: Journey to the center of the quantum realm If you’ve never seen Ant man and the wasp (or Ant man), do that. Not just because you know what the hell we’re talking about, but because it’s a really good movie. It’s a fun and airy MCU episode – which looks just as good as it has since been …

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5 Underreported Jerks from Beloved Creators

They changed your life. Without her, you probably would have grown up differently. Yet that doesn’t mean they weren’t assholes, at least on occasion. Do you think Michelangelo painted the Sistine Chapel by saying please and thank you? That doesn’t mean that as a genius you are a genius (seriously, stop this shit right away), but it does does mean …

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Butts and feces were an obsession for Renaissance geniuses

We owe so much to the great minds of the Renaissance; those men and women who finally cast off the fetters of medieval faint-heartedness and ushered in the return of intellectualism and politeness. At least in a big way. Personally, these shrewd gentlemen were still rather old filthy bastards obsessed with their Debonair derrieres, flaneur farts, and Socratic starfish. To …

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6 ways breaking into Hollywood is a total nightmare

I moved to Los Angeles from Indiana about five years ago. I sold pretty much everything I owned, buckled up my overalls, hopped on my tractor, put a stick of switchgrass in my mouth, and headed for the big city where organic grass-based smoothies flowed like water and the streets paved were with actual sidewalk. I had one goal: to …

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