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Dating With Science: "Hot" Can Mean Basically Anything (If You Are A Girl)

By Jon_SkindzierMay 11, 2012

Science Fact: Women can find entirely different facial features attractive, depending on the kind of relationship they're looking for. Furthermore, they have a much broader definition of "attractive" than men do. Explanation: Guys are pretty consistent when it comes to attraction. If you...More  →

How Punk Got Geeky

How Punk Got Geeky

By Allison EmmMay 11, 2012

There was a time, long ago, when geeks were thought to have one kind of style. Glasses, gamer shirts or oxfords, pocket protectors, and bad haircuts. This limited stereotype still shapes what most of society thinks when they hear the word “nerd.” Just take the...More  →

Five Stories That Need Darker Adaptations

Five Stories That Need Darker Adaptations

By Robert RunyonMay 11, 2012

Sometimes, an adaptation of a work demands a heavy, somber hand. We’ve seen what too much lightness can do to movie. There’s Batman and Robin with its multitude of campy villains and rubber nipples. Then there’s just about every terrible Marvel adaptation from before 2000....More  →

Four Books that Would Benefit from Horror-ification

Four Books that Would Benefit from Horror-ification

By Swapna KrishnaMay 11, 2012

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies. Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter. Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters. Literary mash-ups are all the rage right now, and for very good reason. They take a story we know and love, then give it a new and exciting spin. We're...More  →

Why the New Spider-Man Movies Won't Be as Good as the Old Ones
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Why the New Spider-Man Movies Won't Be as Good as the Old Ones

By ContributorMay 11, 2012

This post is brought you by Mastermind the_lol_chick. —Editors I'm with you on this, The Amazing Spider-Man looks great, and I can't wait to see it when it comes out, but I think the old movies will still have the leading spot in the franchise....More  →

Community Recap: Crazytown Banana Pants
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Community Recap: Crazytown Banana Pants

By Beth MishlerMay 11, 2012

Before discussing this week’s episode, we must first take a dive into the cool waters of celebration, because Community got renewed for 13 episodes!!! While some may balk at the shortened season, we’re of the opinion that even a little of “The Greendale 7” is...More  →

The Legend of Korra: 3 Predictions About Episode 6
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The Legend of Korra: 3 Predictions About Episode 6

By Kousha NavidarMay 11, 2012

Even if the writers haven’t leaked out this weekend’s episode, it’s possible to predict what will happen. How, ask ye Masterminds? Well, the writer’s have left a lot neglected since last week’s love-fest. Seriously. That episode had so much teenage angst and gut-spilling (not the...More  →

So You Liked The Avengers Movie... Which Comic Books Should You Read Now?
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So You Liked The Avengers Movie... Which Comic Books Should You Read Now?

By Eric GarneauMay 10, 2012

Box office reports from this weekend suggest the following things are probably true: 1. You saw The Avengers. 2. You liked it. So... what now? Last week we wondered why lots of folks will go see a superhero movie but not move on to the related comics....More  →

Five Dystopian Reads That Will Remind You of The Hunger Games

Five Dystopian Reads That Will Remind You of The Hunger Games

By Swapna KrishnaMay 10, 2012

It's going to be a little while until the next Hunger Games movie, Catching Fire, is due at a cineplex near you. Heck, they haven't even started shooting it yet! And what with the book trilogy complete, what's a rabid Hunger-fan to do in the...More  →