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From Jeffrey Dahmer to OJ Simpson: Renewed Interest in Murder Houses

From Jeffrey Dahmer to OJ Simpson: Renewed Interest in Murder Houses

Just in case the potential for a divided convention, brokered candidate, mass demonstrations, and massive media hype didn’t make the Republican National Convention crazy enough, now there is the prospect of renting a home where a serial killer was active to add even more spice to the situation. That’s because […]

by March 6, 2017 5 comments Politics, Trending
3 Scientific Breakthroughs That May Change Your Life: Water on Mars, the Missing Link and Cancer Bloodtests

3 Scientific Breakthroughs That May Change Your Life: Water on Mars, the Missing Link and Cancer Bloodtests

Science isn’t just for nerds, and it isn’t a matter of old discoveries found in dusty ancient tomes. Science is a live subject, encompassing nearly everything about our vast world. There are as many exciting recent discoveries as there are old ones. Let’s consider the greatest discoveries in the world […]

by March 5, 2017 0 comments Science, Trending
How the Rise of Virtual Reality Poses Both Challenges and Possibilities for Humankind

How the Rise of Virtual Reality Poses Both Challenges and Possibilities for Humankind

For years, proponents of virtual reality have proclaimed that the immersive technology – which uses headsets to transport humans into virtual worlds – has life-changing potential. The VR revolution has been a long time coming. Technology companies have been hyping VR devices for the last thirty years. You may not […]

by March 4, 2017 3 comments Trending, World
Take a Sneak Peak at Disney World’s New Attraction, Pandora: The World of Avatar

Take a Sneak Peak at Disney World’s New Attraction, Pandora: The World of Avatar

The James Cameron blockbuster Avatar premiered in 2009 to broad critical acclaim and major box office mojo. The movie became the biggest grossing movie of all time just 41 days after its release. The strong reception was something of a surprise, since movie analysts predicted that the very expensive futuristic […]

by March 3, 2017 6 comments Arts, Trending
NBC’s Saturday Night Live is Changing the Way They Sell Ads

NBC’s Saturday Night Live is Changing the Way They Sell Ads

NBC’s Saturday Night Live is changing the way they present advertisements to their viewers. Not the fake advertisements they run for fake products like Colon Blow or Heroin A.M, but corporate-bought advertising for legitimate products and services. Lorne Michaels, creator and producer of Saturday Night Live, recently announced that the […]

by March 2, 2017 4 comments Trending
As the Ray Kroc Story Heads to Theaters, McDonald’s is in the Midst of an Identity Crisis

As the Ray Kroc Story Heads to Theaters, McDonald’s is in the Midst of an Identity Crisis

Michael Keaton stars in a new movie about Ray Kroc, the businessman who founded McDonald’s. The movie, appropriately called “The Founder,” will be released on August 5. “The Founder” explores a little known detail about the McDonald’s fast food empire, namely, that Ray Kroc essentially stole the business from the […]

by March 1, 2017 0 comments Arts, Food, Trending
KFC Fried Chicken Recipe May Have Been Revealed

KFC Fried Chicken Recipe May Have Been Revealed

A 770-pound safe wrapped in 24 inches of concrete houses the recipe for Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC). The 11 secret ingredients that make up the flavoring of KFC’s chicken are further guarded by motion detectors and video cameras. All that security may be for naught, however, now that a nephew […]

by February 28, 2017 5 comments Food, Trending
The Worst Things You Can Say to Your Significant Other

The Worst Things You Can Say to Your Significant Other

You Sound Just Like Your Mother / Father When a man tells a woman she sounds just like her mother, it usually causes a much bigger fight. That’s because women often have complex relationships with their mothers, and son-in-laws often interpret her concerns as nags. So basically when a man […]

by February 27, 2017 6 comments Trending
Google’s Controversial Decision to Honor Yuri Kochiyama With Google Doodle

Google’s Controversial Decision to Honor Yuri Kochiyama With Google Doodle

On May 19, 2016, Google Doodle honored civil rights activist Yuri Kochiyama, a Japanese-American who was friends with Malcolm X. Kochiyama is a legendary civil rights activist to many Americans. However, her public endorsement of controversial figures like Che Guevara, Fidel Castro and Osama Bin Laden. Kochiyama was born to […]

by February 26, 2017 8 comments Politics, Trending, World
Inside Pittsburgh’s Asylum City for Exiled Writers

Inside Pittsburgh’s Asylum City for Exiled Writers

In the 1980s, Salman Rushdie was subject to a fatwa, or death sentence, because of his novel The Satanic Verses. He was forced into exile. Although Rushdie had wealth and fame, his time in hiding taxed his resources. When Rushdie emerged, he and other writers formed the International Parliament of […]

by February 25, 2017 6 comments Arts, Politics, World