OmniCorp Website Goes Live, Future Uncertain

Still a year away from release, the team behind the Robocop reboot are already trying to go viral with a new website for an old nemesis. Hollywood has been remaking…

Mike Rittmaier Gains Official Recognition

Mike “Dough-E” Rittmaier was officially declared awesome on Saturday after Herculean accomplishment. Rittmaier wasn’t searching for glory when he pressed the little “like” button on Team Ugli’s Facebook page, but…

Afghanistan Declared Major Non-NATO Ally

Hillary Clinton announced the news during a surprise visit to Kabul, where she picked up President Hamid Karzai for the carpool to Tokyo. Afghanistan is the 15th nation to be…

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Top 5 Films (That Helped Turn Me Into Me)

I’ve watched them over and over and over, can quote them endlessly and have flashbacks to special points in my life every time I watch them. 1. Pump Up the…

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Zombieland Trying to Reanimate Detroit

Zombies are the new vampires. Since the bloodsuckers got all sparkly and emotional and filled with love, the world needs a new monster to fear. Thanks to The Walking Dead…

This Week’s Trailers: Fourth of July 2012

Besides the release of The Amazing Spider-Man, which will dominate theater’s Independence Day celebrations, this weekend boasts a full slate of limited releases that might be worth watching! The Amazing…

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List: Completely Free Internet Series Worth Watching

Regardless of the shared troubles we face or the individual hurdles we must overcome, living in the age of internet exploration has some definite advantages. The golden years of yore…

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Top 5 Lists (In No Particular Order)

Which lists are the greatest lists of all time? These lists are. 1. The Code of Hammurabi 2. AFI’s 100 Years/100 Films 3. The Periodic Table of Elements 4. FBI’s…

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There’s a lot to see and do on the internet. It’s a Wild West full of saloons and whorehouses, wide tracts of lawless land and tightly cramped mining towns where…

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An ‘Avengers’ Movie Guide, For Non-Nerds

It’s hard to keep track of everything that’s going on in the comic book world, especially with the record pace that studios are releasing new books, films and television shows….

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The War Between TV and the Internet

Netflix Fires Its First Salvo With Lillyhammer Television is a dying medium. Internet connectivity is becoming ubiquitous and connection speeds are increasing. For over a decade, television has been fighting…

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Beer: Fuel for the Soul

This article originally appeared in print, in Buzzbin Magazine, August, 2011. It was written in response to the news of Sunoco’s Craft Beer Exchange Every American that isn’t a complete…

This Post Is Derivative (Like Hollywood Movies)

Increasingly, sequels seem to be popping up everywhere. People have been complaining about the number of remakes, reimaginings, reinventings, rehashings and straight-up sequels that Hollywood has produced, especially within the…

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A Bluesman of All Trades: Guy Davis

Guy Davis isn’t what most people think of when they think of the blues. Son of Ossie Davis (Do the Right Thing) and Cleveland’s own Ruby Dee (A Raisin in…

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Year of the Rabbit: 5 Chinese Films You May Have Missed

February 3 marked the beginning of the Year of the Rabbit. Hope everyone that does celebrate it enjoyed themselves. I hope the festivities that are still to come are up…

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Results You Won’t See At The 2010 Oscars (But Should)

On February 27th, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present the Oscars. Like every year, there will be a good number of great movies, fabulous dresses worn…