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Sorry…The Poltergeist Curse Is Probably BS.

I have to make a confession: I’ve never seen any of the Poltergeist films. I mean, of course I’ve seen scenes here and there. But the first one I caught was at a very young age, and I think that kind of scared me off ever watching them in full. As such, I know more...

These Disney Posters Are Brutally Honest…and Hilarious

Have you seen those honest movie trailers, the ones that voiceover what the movies are actually about, instead of the honey-smeared Hollywood version? (If not, you should totally check them out). Well, this Facebook page called Disnerds has done the same thing with Disney movie posters, and let me tell you, it’s pretty epic. At...

Social Media Users Join Forces to Spot Professor Snape in NYC

What if Professor Snape didn’t die?! Or What if he did die, but he was banished to an airport in the US? Wouldn’t that be the ultimate? Well… Sources: 1, 2, 3 The hunt for sneaky Snape seems to have started out back in 2012, when this was first posted to Imgur: The caption read: Professor...

Some Lucky Fella Discovered the Holy Grail of Video Game Consoles in his Dad’s Attic

Nintendo PlayStation. Sounds like a video game nerd’s wet dream, right? Well, it was almost a reality, and now we have the proof. A guy named Dan Diebold found THE ONLY REMAINING PROTOTYPE of the Nintendo PlayStation in his dad’s attic. Dan’s dad, Terry Diebold, worked as a maintenance man and was supposed to trash...

15 Photos That Might Traumatize You if You Used the Internet in the 2000s

Using the Internet in its infancy was not for the faint of heart. You had to share with the phone lines, wait 800 years for downloads to come over dial up, and fend off creepers…okay, so not everything has changed. That said, if you are old enough to remember the transfer from the non-digital world...

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You Can Now Fulfill Your Lifelong Dream: A Sloth Slumber Party

Everyone loves a good sleepover, right? I’m not talking about the kind where you go home with someone you met on Tinder an hour earlier. I’m talking about the fun kind, like when you were a kid. Now you and a friend can have the ultimate slumber party… With sloths. Yes, sloths. The Zoological Wildlife...

7 Random Facts That’ll Slap You Right in the Brain-Face

We just can’t stop digging up those tasty, tasty Fact Snacks. If you’ve ever thought about swerving into oncoming traffic or wondered if a bowel movement could take your life, we’ve got you covered. Thinking about skipping the honeymoon? Better scroll on down… Film student in need of ideas? Well, there’s a horror legend who’d...

10 Questions That Really, Really Needed Asking

Some of these questions – never mind the potential answers – kind of made my head explode. Others….well, I suspect the amount of drugs the person was on who asked them might also make my head (or other body parts) explode. Either way, peruse at your leisure, but don’t be surprised if you find yourself...

Did You Know That Alexander Graham Bell Paid for Helen Keller’s College Education?

Let me address the ugly elephant in the room right up front: Yes, I’m aware that both Bell and Keller had something else in common, their interest in and enthusiasm for eugenics. This article is going to focus on the connection they had earlier in their lives, and the fact that it’s pretty interesting in...

Several Women Have Disappeared in Ireland’s ‘Vanishing Triangle’

In the 1990s, eight women mysteriously disappeared in an area of southeast Ireland that is now referred to as Ireland’s “Vanishing Triangle.” The women were all young, and each vanished without a trace, leading many to believe that a serial killer may have been at work in Ireland during the time period. Today, the mystery...