The best (and worst) new products from 2016’s Sweets & Snacks Expo

Every year The A.V. Club ventures to Chicago’s McCormick Place to take in the Sweets & Snacks Expo. For three full days, candy makers from the world over come to Chicago to show off their finest wares and new products. With more than four acres of products to try, this year we decided to take a different approach.…

Dream pipes: 16 songs that are actually improved by bagpipes

Bagpipes often conjure images of kilted Scots in tam o’ shanters, but one shouldn’t overlook Ireland’s devotion to the age-old instrument. Irish taverns have basked in the sweet trill of bagpipes since the late 1500s, and even lay claim to one of the most popular types of bagpipes: the uilleann pipes, which ring with…

Beyond Making A Murderer: 18 more true-life injustices brought to light in pop culture

Netflix’s runaway hit documentary series Making A Murderer is currently raising the ire (and pulses) of viewers across the country, but it’s far from alone in the ranks of real-life injustices that have been documented in hopes of raising awareness among the general public. Here are some other infuriating—and…