Although the United States is for all intents and purposes a two-party system, there are actually a number of other parties that regularly run candidates and capture around one percent of the national popular vote. Most of the time, these candidates are serious politicians running in minor parties or as independents, but other times, theyâ€™re joke candidates put forward either by themselves or by a satirical party.
One of the best resources that Netflix has in abundance are hard-hitting documentaries series that theyâ€™ve either bought or commissioned for their streaming service. Although documentaries have always been popular with some, Netflix is really the first media company to make documentaries accessible to all and are responsible for some of the most interesting and informative programming available today.
With Facebook in the news more frequently these days ever since the revelation of the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, it may be helpful to explore the origin story of Facebook and look at the events that led them to where they are now.
You can have a once-in-a-generation singing voice, write songs like the King of Pop and play guitar like Hendrix reincarnate and youâ€™ll still be consistently out sold by the latest band. Thereâ€™s no sense in fighting it. Boy bands are cheesy, generic, and inorganic, but thatâ€™s sort of the point. Today, we peer in to the history books, salute the forefathers of the genre, and relish in the majesty that are the greatest boy bands (and haircuts) of all time.
Although showrunners and writers are bound by the constraints of time, money, and network approval, many of the TV shows that we know, and love have inadvertently predicted the future. You may not realize how close the plot of some TV shows come to reality, so today weâ€™re here to explore the large and small aspects of our lives that have been predicted by Hollywood writers.
While there are literally hundreds of amazing cooking TV shows to choose from if youâ€™re interested in culinary entertainment, sometimes you donâ€™t have 30 to 60 minutes to dedicate towards relaxation. If youâ€™re on the hunt for short, entertaining cooking demonstrations and discussions, look no further than YouTube, home to all things video.
Great prison escapes are the stuff of legend. Theyâ€™ve been fictionalized and chronicled in movies for as long as we can remember, and todayâ€™s audience is hungry for the wildest, most daring stories that can be found. Most of the time, prison dramas that involve escapes are fictionalized, but there are tons of real-life stories out there that are legitimately stranger than fiction.
Weird Al Yankovic has enjoyed an iconic, decades-long career that outlived many of the music trends that he so memorably made fun of. The manâ€™s racked up four Grammy Awards, his studio albums have gone Gold and Platinum countless times over, and he even enjoyed a No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 with his comeback record Mandatory Fun. Today, we pay tribute to the man whoâ€™s built a career on poking fun at an industry that far-too-often takes itself far-too-seriously. What are you waiting for? Letâ€™s dive in to the funniest Weird Al songs ever!
Class is done for the day and, even though your assignments arenâ€™t entirely done, they can at least wait until tomorrow. Why? Because itâ€™s gaming time. College dorm rooms are one of the few living spaces in the world that value in-person, local, couch co-op over the online alternative. In most cases, the schoolâ€™s Wi-Fi isnâ€™t strong enough to support online gaming and dorm denizens enjoy an ecosystem of gaming-aged neighbors and worthy challengers.