While we grow up as kids thinking Christmas time is the best thing ever, the first step towards adulthood is realizing that Christmas is a sort of social purging ritual. We talk to everyone in as short a time as possible so we can go back to ignoring them for the rest of the year.
And if you think I sound bitter, here’s a bunch of memes to prove how bad this holiday really is.
2016 was a great year for us geeks, with all movies, TV shows, and video games. Naturally, you can get t-shirts, and hoodies, and whatnot, with your favorite characters, and quotes, but nothing says “I’m a big /insert fandom/ fan” than a so-called “ugly Christmas sweater”. Whether you want to get one for yourself or for a friend, these knitted masterpieces make for a great holiday gift. So, here are 15 geekiest ugly Christmas sweaters of 2016!
December 25th is that time of the year when you get to spend time with family, eat loads of food, get three pairs of socks from aunts you haven’t seen since last Christmas, and cuddle up in front of the TV and watch Home Alone for the fifteen billionth time.
If you’re looking to mix things up for this year’s Christmas, try considering these manly Christmas movies that manage to bring across all the joy of that jolly good time of the year without resorting to the classic combination of cheesy romantic subplots, slapstick humor and thin plotlines.
Also, guns and explosions.
Since no one knows what the hell Lost was all about those last few seasons, let’s take a look at some top secret locations and lift a small part of the shroud of mystery that surrounds them. Ooooh, spooky!
Since there’s no such thing as an annual “Miss Animal Kingdom” pageant, we’ll just list out the top 11 most beautiful animals in the world. According to us.
Here are 8 crazy facts that will totally ruin your favorite kids’ TV shows.
One of the biggest WWE Superstars and an outstanding actor – Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, is currently one of the hottest stars in Hollywood. And you know the Internet, if someone becomes popular, we gotta dig to find something nasty about them. Too bad Dwayne’s a really great guy, and probably never did anything horrible in his life. But still there’s plenty of cool facts to discover, so sit down and enjoy these 10 things about Dwayne Johnson you probably didn’t know.
Believe it or not, it’s already been 26 years since this hilarious movie was first aired. Take a look at all of these old and wrinkly “Home Alone” and “Home Alone 2” actors. Make sure you get to the last person on this list, because you might be in for a surprise!
You know how in ancient legends there are 10-feet-tall giants towering above mere mortals? Yeah, those are not myths, there are actual living people who’d give those old folk tales a run for their money. Ready or not, they’re already here – 10 real life giants you won’t believe exist!
You won’t believe it but most iconic roles we now associate with a certain actor, were written for other actors at first. Either there were scheduling conflicts or financial disagreements, but one thing is for certain: for some reason, these people didn’t accept the role that would later turn out to be quite the success for the other guy. Or gal.
Let’s take a look at some iconic roles and the actors that were first cast and ended up getting the part.
Winter’s one of those seasons, that you either love or hate. I personally love the cold, but I know for sure, most animals prefer summer heat. One would think they’d have fun playing in the snowflakes, and sliding down the hills, and one would be wrong! Wanna see the proof? Just take a look at these 20 GIFs of animals that hate winter.
You don’t have to actually like people to become successful in life. In fact, there are many high paying jobs that don’t require any interactions with other people whatsoever. If you are an introvert and don’t play well with a big bunch of people, and if you believe that co-working is a nightmare, then you should definitely think about taking up one of these occupations. The possibilities are endless! You can work on your laptop as a blogger or a writer, do math research or something fancier like working with chemicals or watching stars up in the sky. Here are a few interesting jobs that will definitely make an introvert happy.
Here’s some of the most badass action heroes Hollywood has given us.
We’ve all dealt with some kind of coincidences in our lives. Maybe you’ve thought of a friend you haven’t seen for years and suddenly he calls you out of the blue. Or maybe you’ve said something at the same time with another person. Our lives are filled with these small coincidences and we usually don’t pay much attention to them beyond the usual ‘oh, wow’. But then there are bigger coincidences that sometimes baffle even scientists. These unexplainable things happen all around us and history is filled with such examples. Did you know that the Titanic tragedy was predicted years before the ship was even built? And how about Simpsons predicting Trump’s presidency 16 years ago? Here are 10 crazy coincidences that actually happened.
It’s hard to imagine that some celebrities can make tons of money, and yet still file for bankruptcy at the end of the year. What are they doing with all that dough? And seems like the older stars from the 90’s usually have it the worst.
Throughout the decades, we’ve seen dozens, if not hundreds, of singers, actors and other celebs go from making millions, to scraping the bottom. Here are 10 celebrities who went broke and didn’t tell you.
Seems like the Internet is all about random challenges these days. And this recent fad is no exception. A lot of videos, showing people seemingly frozen in time, have literally been appearing everywhere – on YouTube, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, or whatever video sharing platform you’re using. That’s the so-called Mannequin Challenge, for those of you who didn’t put two and two together. It’s basically what it sounds like: people do a “freeze frame” in the middle of an action and the camera guy/girl films their poses. Nothing too complicated, right? But the people have been going bonkers trying to outdo one another! While some videos may look a bit creepy (it is the Internet after all), some are pretty funny, and then there these nine masterpieces. Just sit back and enjoy!