135 Places to Find Freelance Writing Jobs

Here’s a really helpful list of the different ways an author can make some money. Not just suggestions, but actual links to hiring pages for various publications (books, magazines, blogs, etc.). Instead of sitting around waiting for the Mysterious Force to drop some assignments in your lap, pitch a story idea to a magazine or […]

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10 Classic Albums That Accidentally Ruined Music

Interesting list. Here’s a sample: Paul’s Boutique – Beastie Boys First off, I’m pretty sure that Paul’s Boutique has more samples in it than any other record ever made. The reason for this is because it was released before any real copyright laws had been set in place when it came to sampling. Over 105 […]

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Time Out’s 50 Greatest Animated Films

I might not agree with the inclusion of some films or the ordering of this list, but they did get a few things right. And it’s interesting to hear what Terry Gilliam says about them. Perhaps the most right thing they did was put Totoro at #1: 1. My Neighbour Totoro (1988) Directed by Hayao […]

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The 10 Worst Movies to Open at #1

Big suprise to what was number 1 on the list: 1. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen The hard truth is, Revenge of the Fallen is the worst movie Michael Bay has ever made (and he made Pearl Harbor), and is a loud, nonsensical, abhorrently sexist, blatantly racist vehicle for his worst indulgences: lots of explosions; […]

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Top 50 Dystopian Movies of All Time

Good list. It also gives a number of good reasons why a particular film didn’t end up on the list, as well as a number of films which deserved honourable mentions. There’s a few I haven’t seen, either. This gives me something to do this weekend. We thought it would be interesting if we could […]

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Songs No Dude Should Have On His iPod

Fair enough. I’ve got a couple of songs from this list. Only a couple. Anything where Garth Brooks sings about mentally challenged people Anything by Aerosmtih post 1990, especially “Don’t Want to Miss a Thing” Anything from the Beaches soundtrack Anything by Kelly Clarkson Any song by Will Smith that shares its title with a […]

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50 Films You Can Wait to See After You’re Dead

Oh, thank FSM, I’ve only seen three of these “films”. Here’s a small list of the films that you don’t have to see: Cool as Ice Dice Rules Basic Instinct 2 Gigli SuperBabies: Baby Geniuses 2 From Justin to Kelly The Hottie & the Nottie 50 Films You Can Wait to See After You’re Dead

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