And keep in mind, even the MOST charitable interpretation of this ad has her smearing kangaroo embryo onto her scalp.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TBEO8t9XIGo Usually when a commercial makes me spit coffee all over my laptop, it’s because I find something hilarious or disturbing about the subtext. This one is less subtle. Not that there aren’t questions. Are we supposed to think that … Continued
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Five Horror Films That Will Leave You Feeling Unclean
There exist within the horror genre certain films that are concerned less with scaring you than with making you question the essential goodness of mankind. I don’t really want to write about most of these movies, because it means that … Continued
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Dan O’Bannon, Unsung Co-Creator of the Modern Zombie
If you’re any kind of a geek, you’re currently saying to yourself, “But wait, isn’t George Romero the undisputed creator of the modern zombie?” Night of the Living Dead did indeed make zombies into one of our collective nightmares. But … Continued
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Five Horror Films That Will Leave You Gleeful
Generally, horror shouldn’t make you giggle. These movies are the exception.
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To celebrate both Halloween and the upcoming Election…
…please enjoy 99 pieces of Buffy/West Wing Fan Fiction. Don’t believe me? There’s an excerpt from “And Who Does CJ Call?” by MadamAuthor after the jump.
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I Can Has Cheezburger: The Untold Story
We’ve done a lot of Overthinking(tm) of back story on this site. From Gossip Girl to Batman to Sex and the City, we desperately want to know where our fictional heroes came from. We want to be able to relate … Continued
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Overthinking It: Now with 100% more Twitter
Overthinking It thinks there may be something to this Twitter malarkey we’ve been hearing so much about on the series of tubes. So we decided to see for ourselves. Follow us @overthinkingit.
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Episode 17: No Mention of Zombies
Matthew Wrather is joined by Matthew Belinkie and Mark Lee to overthink: What constitutes a hotline Why nobody cares about Synecdoche, New York Our status as high priests of popular culture and the moral imperatives of same Absence of odor … Continued
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A review of the novel Jack Nicholson writes in The Shining
Is this masterpiece the greatest literary work of all time?
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