4 hrs ago
The case of the missing VA bill
The rivalry between two of Berkeley's top graffiti artists, Broke and Gatz, might, at first, not sound like a topic worthy for consideration.
9 hrs ago
Evil Beet Gossip
Leonardo DiCaprio cheered when Orlando Bloom swung at Justin Bieber
The story of what went down at an Ibiza nightclub between Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber last weekend just keeps getting better and better.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Capitalism and the common good: Fairness, opportunity and protection for all
Protecting capitalism from the rapacious, however, turns out to be surprisingly pro-business.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
5-Year-Old Corpse "Found" Under Motel Bed Is Just Another Urban Legend
Once again , garbage "satire" jerks Empire News have freaked out undiscerning Internet users, this time with an article titled "Body Found Under Motel Bed, Police Say It Has Been There At Least 5 Years."
Lucy and the Great 10% Myth
Andrew Sullivan reminds me of something I was curious about the other day. He quotes Jeffrey Kluger, who writes in Time that he's annoyed with the movie Lucy because it perpetuates the ridiculous myth that we only use 10 percent of our brains.
Blog Tour writing process
I have been recently chosen to participate in a Summer Blog tour originated by IC Publishing-pretty smart marketing technique, should've thought of it myself! Who knows, maybe I'll have IWA Publishing Services put their own spin on it.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
International Business Times
5 Creepy (And Others--Amazing) Urban Legends From Australia
The bunyip is a mythical creature alleged to live in various parts of Australia, according to a feature by ABC .
Fri Jul 25, 2014
A Boise church bell was lost, and now it's found
The anniversary arrives with a special gift - the return of the church's original bell from the First Methodist Church after more than 120 years.
REVIEW: Scarlett Johansson gets brainy in a Lucya
Nearly ten years ago, Wedding Crashers taught us the best response to "people use only ten percent of our brains" is"I think we use only ten percent of our hearts."
The New Habit Challenge: Use An Email Autoresponder Every Day
Inbox zero is a myth, an urban legend relayed by merry pranksters who want you to go crazy trying to respond to every email you ever receive.
South China Morning Post
Restaurant reviews: Bibo and Ho Lee Fook
Born in Hong Kong, Jason is a globe-trotter who spent his entire adult life in Europe, the United States and Canada before settling back in his birthplace to rediscover his roots.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Salinas Californian
'Lucy' takes audiences on a wild ride'Lucy' takes audiences on a wild ...
Choi, who movie buffs will recognize from such acclaimed South Korean films as "Oldboy," "Lady Vengeance" and "I Saw the Devil," chews the scenery as the over-the-top evil gangster.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Fargo and internet message boards spark movie idea
URBAN LEGEND: Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter is about a Japanese woman who travels to Minnesota in search of the mythical fortune from Fargo.
Mother-daughter give back to community as playwrights9:07 am | 0
Buffy Summer, seen here in the Newberry Community Players 35th anniversary production, teamed up with her mother, Sue, to write the script for the Players' August 2014 production.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Why do people believe we only use 10 percent of our brains?
You've probably heard the popular claim that humans only tap into about 10 percent of their brainpower.
WPTV Local News
Video: Do we only use 10 percent of our brains?
Neurologists have debunked that urban legend countless times in the past, with many calling it a laughable and completely false myth.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Ablations: Film Review
Denis Menochet and Virginie Ledoyen star in this genre-bender from writer Benoit Delepine and director Arnold de Parscau.
Teen Screams Still Relevant in Popular Culture Today
Remember when mom & dad has to sign the back of a ticket stub to allow you to enter a Rated-R movie? Those were the days.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
KickstArt's got eye on pie with musical
HOT off the heels of their successful run of the Broadway hit musical Annie, the Durban theatre company KickstArt present Stephen Sondheim's musical thriller, Sweeney Todd.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Slender Man casts long shadow
In early June, two 12-year-old girls in Waukesha, Wis., were charged with attempted murder in the attack of a third girl, a classmate whom they had invited for a sleepover.