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5 Most Adapted Characters in Film

5 Most Adapted Characters in Film

By Scott GreenstoneJanuary 3, 2013

Ever wonder which characters have made the most appearances on the big screen? Here's your list! Batman Since the original Batman: The Movie spawned by the TV show in 1966, the Dark Knight has been adapted to the silver screen 12 times, in 2 different series (and...More  →

Happy Birthday, J.R.R. Tolkien!

Happy Birthday, J.R.R. Tolkien!

By Tim WainwrightJanuary 3, 2013

If John Ronald Reuel Tolkien were still with us, today he would be celebrating his 121st birthday. A humble philologist, Tolkien once worked at the Oxford English Dictionary studying the history and etymology of Germanic-origin words that begin with the letter W. He spent most...More  →

The 10 Most Adorable Aliens of All Time

The 10 Most Adorable Aliens of All Time

By Lisa BernierJanuary 3, 2013

They can be horrifying. They can be planet devouring. But sometimes, the aliens that pop up in movies and TV just make you wanna go "Awwwww" instead of "Arghrghrgrgh!" Granted, cuteness doesn't mean they're any less deadly, but it can make a nice change to...More  →

The 7 Best Death Scenes in Movies

The 7 Best Death Scenes in Movies

By Lisa BernierJanuary 3, 2013

As the year 2012 draws to a close, that got us thinking about endings. Specifically, endings in movies. More specifically, when characters die. But not in a morbid way--in a totally awesome, dignified, whoa dude that was so cool! kinda way. Here, as the product...More  →

Allison Emm Throws a Doctor Who Party!
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Allison Emm Throws a Doctor Who Party!

By Allison EmmJanuary 2, 2013

Hey Nerdfaces! I went home for the holidays, and my little sister and I decided to throw a party. You all remember Jenna from the Hermione Makeup post? Yeah, she’s kind of fantastic. Well, this wasn’t just any party. Nope, it was a Doctor Who Christmas Celebration. Su...More  →

4 Nerdy Party Games You Can Play Without a Board

4 Nerdy Party Games You Can Play Without a Board

By Brandon SpecktorJanuary 2, 2013

Monopoly sucks. We're just gonna say it. The pieces are too small and too many, it takes a flogging fortnight to complete a single match, and the ONLY possible outcome is one annoying winner dancing the cancan on the tabletop while everyone else in the...More  →

Blogging Hostess: Cupcakes!

Blogging Hostess: Cupcakes!

By Josh PeriloJanuary 2, 2013

Hostess has gone out of business, so to salute their many years of creating childhood culinary memories, we are blogging the best of their tasty treats. After many hours scouring Ebay, we've tracked down all the greatest morsels they ever sold, and we roped Josh...More  →

Top 5 Made Up Languages from Fantasy and Sci-Fi

Top 5 Made Up Languages from Fantasy and Sci-Fi

By ChauntonJanuary 2, 2013

Nothing is more fun than geeking out over a series so much you bother to learn the made-up languages that the characters speak. Here's a collection of five of our very favorites along with some suggestions on how to put them to good use....More  →

Science Fact or Science Fiction: WEIRD Animal Edition

Science Fact or Science Fiction: WEIRD Animal Edition

By Vadim NewquistJanuary 2, 2013

Sometimes nature will cook up critters that just don't look like they belong on planet Earth. It's hard to believe these creatures exist and aren't the product of some jokester who's proficient in photoshop and has way too much time on his hands, but we...More  →

10 Ways to Deal With Terrible Christmas Gifts

10 Ways to Deal With Terrible Christmas Gifts

By Beth MishlerJanuary 2, 2013

Well, Masterminds, it’s time to take down the tree and the lights, cause the holiday season is officially over. It’s also time to rummage through the good, bad, and the "say what?!" of your presents and gifts. Got two gift cards from Crate and Barrel,...More  →