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  1. vote 23 Annoying Toys That Prove Your Parents Loved You

    23 Annoying Toys That Prove Your Parents Loved You

    In trite, cliched movies and sitcoms of the '70s, '80s and '90s, boisterous children are often gifted with drum sets by vengeful family members or ex-spouses. This, we ...
    75,562 views 6,355 votes
  2. vote The Meanest Movie Mothers of All Time

    The Meanest Movie Mothers of All Time

    Evil movie mothers are so rotten to the core tha after seeing one of them on film, you may go crying to your own mommy positively joyous that you weren't at the ...
    69,587 views 119 votes
  3. vote Which Show Should I Start Watching on a Long Flight?

    Which Show Should I Start Watching on a Long Flight?

    There are a number of TV shows I have never seen (or seen some random episodes) that I would love to catch up on. I just rarely have the time or dedication to break in a ...
    5,032 views 313 votes
  4. 10 Things That Irritate LA Residents I Follow on Twitter

    10 Things That Irritate LA Residents I Follow on Twitter

    This is a list of 10 things that, in my experience, seem to really aggravate certain residents of Los Angeles. Namely, the LA residents I follow on Twitter. (For the ...
    3,640 views
  5. The Essential Silent Movies

    The Essential Silent Movies

    A guide to the essential silent movies - currently available for free on YouTube - that every film fan should see. From the first development of cinema in the 19th ...
    11,315 views
  6. vote The Top 16 Photos of Celebrities with Pandas

    The Top 16 Photos of Celebrities with Pandas

    Pandas. They're just friggin' lovable, okay? This space would normally be reserved for authors to explain why they've decided to make a list about a certain topic, or to ...
    24,232 views 282 votes
  7. vote TWiST #165 News

    TWiST #165 News

    News stories we're covering for This Week in Startups Episode #165, airing on Friday, July 22, will be posted here. Vote up the stories you most want to see discussed on ...
    2,890 views 29 votes
  8. vote The Best God Games of All Time

    The Best God Games of All Time

    Best God games for all consoles, of all time. Your votes determine the order of this list of the best all-time "god" simulation games. A so-called "god ...
    80,999 views 2,611 votes
  9. The 10 Bands That Force Me to Turn Off the Radio

    The 10 Bands That Force Me to Turn Off the Radio

    I have spent the better part of my life with Los Angeles' "modern rock" station KROQ-FM as the #1 pre-set on my radio dial. Back in the '90s, KROQ was pretty ...
    10,035 views
  10. The 10 Most Memorable Simpsons Alter-Egos

    The 10 Most Memorable Simpsons Alter-Egos

    After 20 seasons, there's not a whole lot about the residents of Springfield, USA, that we don't already know. Or so you'd think. But it turns out, a number of the ...
    53,000 views
  11. The Funniest Internet Reactions to Kim Jong-Il's Death

    The Funniest Internet Reactions to Kim Jong-Il's Death

    North Korean dictator and all-around wacko Kim Jong-Il was reported dead by his home nation on Sunday, December 18th, 2011. According to official state reports, he died ...
    103,766 views 71 votes
  12. The 13 Most Intense Movie Newsrooms

    The 13 Most Intense Movie Newsrooms

    The newsroom is a natural setting for a movie. Films are largely about momentum and conflict, and what environment presents more opportunities for both than a buzzing ...
    13,224 views
  13. vote The Top Fantasy Muppet Show Guest Stars

    The Top Fantasy Muppet Show Guest Stars

    Following their brand-new big screen Disney adventure, "The Muppets," Jim Henson's stable of beloved felt characters are definitely back in the public eye. All ...
    11,020 views 1,291 votes
  14. 13 Inventors Foiled By Their Own Inventions

    13 Inventors Foiled By Their Own Inventions

    Inventors killed, ruined or devastated by the things, ideas and concepts they created. If there's one key lesson to take away from this list, it's "don't ever ...
    55,653 views
  15. 15 Amazing Roles Almost Played by Nicolas Cage

    15 Amazing Roles Almost Played by Nicolas Cage

    Nicolas Cage has a rare combination of gifts among Hollywood stars. He's simultaneously a wonderful actor (consider Cage's award-winning performances) and, clearly, a ...
    391,597 views
  16. vote TWiST #207 News

    TWiST #207 News

    News stories we're covering for This Week in Startups Episode #207, airing on Friday, November 18th, will be posted here. This is an open list, so in addition to voting ...
    2,571 views 103 votes
  17. vote TWiST #149 News Stories

    TWiST #149 News Stories

    News stories we're covering for This Week in Startups Episode #149, airing on Friday, June 10th, will be posted here. Vote up the stories you most want to see discussed ...
    1,974 views 6 votes
  18. vote TWiST #147 News Stories

    TWiST #147 News Stories

    News stories we're covering for This Week in Startups Episode #147, airing on Friday, June 3rd, will be posted here. Vote up the stories you most want to see discussed ...
    4,329 views 148 votes
  19. My 200 Favorite Films of All Time

    My 200 Favorite Films of All Time

    The 200 films to which I return to the most often, or for which I have the greatest amount of personal affinity, ranked in order of their release year. This is not meant ...
    5,388 views
  20. vote What Will Be 2012's Highest Grossing Movie?

    What Will Be 2012's Highest Grossing Movie?

    List of predictions for the highest-grossing movies of 2012. In March of 2012, the film adaptation of the popular young adult novel "The Hunger Games" earned ...
    13,532 views 3,121 votes
  21. vote TWiST #186 News

    TWiST #186 News

    News stories we're covering for This Week in Startups Episode #186, airing on Friday, September 9th, will be posted here. This is an open list, so in addition to voting ...
    2,294 views 93 votes
  22. vote TWiST #158 News

    TWiST #158 News

    News stories we're covering for This Week in Startups Episode #158, airing on Friday, July 1st, will be posted here. Vote up the stories you most want to see discussed ...
    5,438 views 74 votes
  23. vote TWiST #202 News

    TWiST #202 News

    News stories we're covering for This Week in Startups Episode #202, airing on Friday, November 4th, will be posted here. This is an open list, so in addition to voting ...
    2,492 views 79 votes
  24. vote Most Anticipated 2011 Summer Films

    Most Anticipated 2011 Summer Films

    Which big 2011 summer films are you most excited to see? Which ones bore you before they even hit theaters? Whether you're a fan of ensemble comedies, superheroes or ...
    11,996 views 481 votes
  25. vote TWiST #141 News Stories

    TWiST #141 News Stories

    News stories we're covering for This Week in Startups Episode #141, airing on Friday, May 13th, will be posted here. Vote up the stories you most want to see discussed ...
    7,369 views 76 votes