I Choose You! The Best First-Gen Pokémon

Pokémon is back in the news cycle again with a new game. Actually, two new games! Such a moment calls for a celebration. As such, we’re going to enter the Pokémon Hall of Fame and re-live the glory days. That’s right, we’re going back to the first generation. There are 151 Pokémon in all, but 15 of them rise above the rest. These are the best first-gen Pokémon ever.

Failure to Launch: The Worst Video Game Launches

Hype is a finicky thing. It can certainly work to the advantage of game developers. But pre-release video game hype is a double edge sword. I mean, all product manufacturers crave attention, but if that attention turns negative, the impact can be catastrophic. Today, we’ll explore some of the more memorable video game launch fiascos and provide a bit of an update as to where the game stands today.

Excelsior! The Best Stan Lee Cameos

Stan Lee was a giant. There’s no other way to put it. But comic book characters aren’t the only thing the late, great Lee was known for. The man also had a penchant for cameos. Today, we take some time to spotlight some of Stan Lee’s most memorable cameos. Excelsior!

Arrested for What?! The Weirdest Laws Still in Existence

Laws are what separate us humans from our past savagery. We are just monkeys, after all. And, without laws, society would probably just be a never-ending cycle of banana stealing, poop throwing, and much worse stuff. Human civilization requires structure. That structure comes by the way of rules. Furthermore, there must be consequences to not…

Into the Spider-Verse: Best Alternate Takes on Spider-Man

It’s safe to say that things have changed since Spidey’s first appearance in Amazing Fantasy #15. For one, the market for anything Spider-Man has dramatically increased. But more than that, the character itself has enjoyed decades of being poked, prodded, stretched, and skewed. Today, we sort through all of them to bring you the best of the bunch. Let’s take a look at a few of the best alternate Spider-Man takes in the wide world of comic books.

The Most Electrifying Man in Entertainment: The Rock’s Best Movies

There’s no other way to say it, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is a force to be reckoned with. Endorsement deals, TV shows, movies, social media — the guy does it all. And that’s before we mention his historic run as one of the most popular (and successful) superstars that the WWE has ever seen. Today, we celebrate the mind-numbing career of the most electrifying man in entertainment today with a rundown of some of his best movies to date. So, without further ado, it’s time to deliver a cinematic smackdown.

Disliked to Death: Failed Social Media Platforms

Social media networking sites like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat dominate the market. But, before there were any clear leaders, there were a lot of companies scratching and clawing their way to the top. A lot of them weren’t all that bad either. In fact, you’ll probably notice a few familiar features on this social media obituary. These social media platforms may have fallen flat initially, but some of their intuitive ideas live on in our current digital landscape. Today, we pay tribute to the founding mothers and fathers of social media.

Can’t Get Out of My Head: The Top Earworms in Music

You hear them while you’re folding laundry, while you’re eating dinner, while you’re trying to sleep. Earworms, brainworms, sticky music … call them whatever you want, I call them torture. I mean, is there anything worse? Today, we’ll dive in to the most common offenders, popular songs that have plagued the music listening public for decades. Let’s explore the top earworms in music!

Cooking with the Strange: The Strangest Cookbooks

To protect you, your home, and your children from the horrifying reality of “SPAM Steaks in Port Wine,” we present the Strangest Cookbooks. Just do yourself a favor and eat your lunch before you continue. You’ve been warned.