Would you give up touch, taste and smell if meant never having to die?
Allan Mott was once accused of being a narcissistic goth lesbian by a disgruntled Amazon reviewer. That pretty much sums up his writing career (which includes 12 and 1/2 books and frequent contributions to such sites as XOJane, XOJaneUK, Canuxploitation, Bookgasm and Flick Attack,). His most personal writing can be found at VanityFear.com, where he uses the subject of B-Movies to mostly talk about boobs and stuff. Tweet him on the Twitter at @HouseofGlib.
We’ll call the first team The Noble Efforts, but I can’t tell you the name of the second team, because it is a derogatory term for an oppressed group of people.
I may have once got into an argument with a friend about Madonna’s “Into the Groove” because he refused to accept that I felt confident in describing it as “transcendent”.
What are the live performances you missed that you most regret? What are the ones that you most wish you’ll be able to see someday?
“You said, “I don’t like this.” And when I asked you why, you answered, “Because I’ve never seen it before.””
Is it an old classic? A TV adaptation? The ultimate party game? Or something only hardcore gamers ever talk about?
There you see right above the couch a large framed portrait of the 40th president of the United States.
I remember when video surfaced of Nega Agha-Soltan dying from a gunshot wound during the 2009 Iranian election protests. The sight of a screen-cap taken from it was enough to affect me for days.
I like to think I would still be creative, that I would still be funny and that I would still love to cook.
What if it was the kind of job where the best and brightest in every community could apply, be trained, serve their term and then be given a full-ride scholarship to a local university?
Meet Ronnie O’Sullivan, master of snooker. Here he gets a score of 147, the maximum, for the twelve time in his career. Yes he is playing against an opponent, although you’d never know it.
Al DeLuise revisits the process of naming his children, and the importance of names.
Playland died along with blue collar image that once embodied a gritty San Francisco.
James Michael Sama reminds us we’ve evolved and says it’s about time we started acting human.
As first reported by Mikaela Rakos, Illustrator Ed Harrington makes it simple to create pop culture villains
We need a tax system that will encourage business creation, growth and global expansion while providing for fair tax U.S. revenue and investment in America and its work force.
Dr. Carey Andrew-Jaja of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center carries on the tradition of singing to newborn babies passed down to him by one of his predecessors.
Hugh Weber still isn’t sure why his wife of 8 years said yes, but he’s sure happy she did.
Rude kids become rude adults; teach them early and save them heartache in the end
Jordan Gray says that there are seven simple things that basically all men crave in an intimate relationship.
With water pollution, toxic waste and earthquakes as by- products of fracking, should we not concentrate on renewable and clean energy?
Yes, you can do it. Jordan Gray shows you how.
Savas Abadsidis talks to men about the way growing – or not growing – a beard defines manhood in their lives.
James Michael Sama wants you to know that not everyone is going to hurt you.