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Top 10 movies to avoid, worst movies of all time

Thousands of readers of the magazine "Empire" participated in the survey "The worst movie of all time", and the final result was a list of these 10 movies … [Read More...]

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Ultra realistic paintings on the wall

Passing by these amazing 3D paintings will make you almost believe that there are real people standing by the wall. The paintings are made in such a way that you would probably try to touch the girl that's leaning on the wall or maybe the old lady that's resting, because they seem so realistic. The most surprising thing is that the artist is only using his bare hands and painting to make such … [Read More...]

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Man living with a Grizzly bear

This 800 pounds grizzly bear called Brutus is Casey Anderson's best friend, believe it or not. The famous naturalist and his furry friend are inseparable from the day Brutus was a 2 weeks old cub. Casey saved the bear from an overpopulated wildlife park, and raised him with lot of attention, love and respect. … [Read More...]

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12 Years a Slave – The Best Moments and Quotes

With 12 Years a Slave becoming a global phenomenon last year, particularly after its successful run at the Oscars, the over 160 years old Solomon Northup book it was based on also became much sought-after, despite spending most of its existence in public obscurity, with only a handful of academic referencing it and no new edition between mid-19th century and 1968, when it made an unlikely … [Read More...]

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5 Reasons Why We Love Jessica Chastain

Jessica Chastain is slowly, but surely becoming a household name in the movie industry. She’s been in more than 20 movies, she was nominated for an Academy Award for her role in Zero Dark Thirty and in The Help. Jessica broke into the scene with the title role in Jolene, a movie inspired by Dolly Parton’s song. Her filmography also includes Take Shelter and Terrence Malick’s The Tree of Life. … [Read More...]

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5 Famous African Americans You Should Know More About

Not too long ago, as we see in movies and read in history books, African Americans didn't stand a chance for professions such as lawyers, architects, doctors, politicians, photographers and not even small business owners.  While the lives of African Americans have improved considerably in the United States decade after decade, they remain underrepresented in almost all mediums, with the … [Read More...]

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5 Things You Didn’t Know about Dita von Teese

No single figure active in the last five or so decades is more intimately associated with burlesque and its revival than Dita von Teese, the American dancer and artiste who has become the face of the neo-burlesque form, helping to kickstart a movement that sees the revitalization of the lost art in dance, film, music videos and book form. Although she is widely known outside of her shows, for her … [Read More...]

The Weird Magazines You Can Read if You Really Want to

The Weird Magazines You Can Read if You Really Want to

            We already knew that the world was a strange place but who knew that it was this freaking strange? The list of the weird magazines you can read if you want to is long and unsettlingly compelling. Sheep! For me, the thing that really elevates this magazine into the realms of the best ovine publication around is the fact that there is … [Read More...]

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Our Favorite Day of the Dead Art – 2014 Edition

The Day of the Dead, or Dia de Muertos, is a holiday originating in Mexico that lasts for three days, between 31st of October to 2nd of November and has as main focus the remembrance of loved ones who have passed away. Being associated with a particular aesthetics, such as skeletons, skulls, flamboyant costumes and colourful flowers, as well as specific food, most notably sugar skulls, the holiday … [Read More...]

People Falling Asleep and the Funniest Things about Public Transport

The Funniest Things about Public Transport

Travelling by bus or train is always an interesting experience. You never know who or what you might find on these trips but if you are lucky you might come across a few of the funniest things about public transport. People Falling Asleep One of the worst feelings in the world is when you are on a bus or train and feel your head starting to droop uncontrollably. Sure, you’ve got your pride and … [Read More...]

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The Tea vs Coffee Debate – What Science has to Say

In a rivalry as old as brewed drinks themselves, the medical proprieties of the coffee bean and the leaf and their corresponding brews are highly debated, with each one being championed by their fans as the either’s healthier alternative. So how does the scientific analysis of kettle’s content stand up to these claims, and is any of them really so much better than the other? Next we're embarking … [Read More...]

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The Funny Road Signs you Don’t Want to Ignore

There are some funny road signs that are good for a laugh but others are more serious. These are the signs that warn of wizards, pooping planes and all sorts of other nasty stuff. You don’t want to ignore them. The Runaway Wheelchair Sign Anyone who gets around on a wheelchair will want to get their brakes tested before going to this place. It seems as though a handy steep gradient takes you … [Read More...]

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7 Robert de Niro Movies You Should Rewatch

Robert de Niro is one of the greatest actors. His grumpy allure and his prolific work turned him into an icon. His method acting is now famous, especially for the uncomfortable way he treated some of his movie colleagues in order to obtain the best results from them. Here are 7 Robert de Niro movies to remind you what a marvelous actor he is. 1.  The Godfather II (1974) De Niro did and … [Read More...]

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5 Songs That Changed How We See the World

Whether or not you believe that music can change the world, there is no denying that it can change the way we see the world. Which is really the same thing anyway. Strange Fruit – Billie Holiday This eerie, chilling song started out as a poem before Billie recorded it in the 1930s. The haunting lyrics bring home the horrors of racism and racially motivated lynchings. If it sounds so powerful … [Read More...]