14 things only children of the 90s will appreciate

Can you believe the 90s started over 25 years ago? Crazy, right?

But no matter how much time passes, anyone who came of age during that wacky decade will never forget it.

Here are 14 of our favorite memories from it. Don’t bother showing this to anyone who wasn’t there! They just won’t get it. Continue reading

The message behind The Angry Birds Movie

This weekend, the #1 movie in America was The Angry Birds Movie.

Based on the once-popular mobile game and brought to life by movie makers’ rapidly drying well of ideas, the film tells the simple story of birds who are angry at pigs for stealing their eggs, and slingshotting themselves across the land to stop the pigs.

That’s the story behind the game, anyway. The movie tells a much deeper, darker tale. Continue reading

Which Game of Thrones character are you?

The world from George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series, brought to life by the HBO show Game of Thrones, is full of interesting characters, not all of whom are dead yet. So which would you be?

We made a quiz so you can find out!

The story in either form is told in a style of relentless realism (after accounting for the odd dragon and resurrection magic), and we did our best to stay true to that here.