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George Romero missed references to his own movies in Shaun of the Dead

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Shaun of the Dead is a 90 minute love letter to the zombie genre, a genre many agree was invented and defined by the director George Romero. A man who, whilst an admitted fan of Shaun of the Dead still somehow missed references to movies he made when watching it. 

That time Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee saved a man’s life

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Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee sometimes known simply as Abe’s Oddysee is a video game where you take control of a bumbling alien trying to save his people, with the emphasis here being on the word try. Widely praised on release for the quality of its gameplay, art direction and writing, the latter of which was so good it literally saved somebody’s life. 

Green Lanterns can theoretically do fucking anything

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In DC Comics canon, Green Lanterns are among the most physically powerful beings in the entire universe provided they’re wearing or have access to their signature lime green pimp rings. An inconspicuous piece of flash widely considered to be the singular most powerful weapon in existence, provided it’s being worn by someone with a big enough dick. 

Queen Victoria was obsessed with giving giant people gifts

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As the reining monarch of the United Kingdom for most of her life, Queen Victoria likely saw and experienced some pretty amazing things over the years. Seemingly the most impressive for the monarch was a number of very large people who visited her during her time on the throne, if only because she had a bizarre habit of demanding to see them just to give them a wildly extravagant gift just for being so enormously tall. 

Steve Buscemi has pronounced his name wrong his entire life

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Steve Buscemi is an esteemed actor known for his roles in some of the most critically lauded pieces of entertainment ever made and the fact he looks rougher than a dog’s arsehole 95% of the time. The latter of which being the thing we respect most about him because, relatable. The actor is also notable though for his last name, which he’s sheepishly admitted to pronouncing wrong for about 5 decades.