Check out all these jokes packed into The Good Place’s Americana restaurant

The Good Place is a show known for its incredibly dense joke saturation and plethora of blink-and-you’ll-miss-it visual gags. This week’s episode, “The Brainy Bunch,” was no exception, and saw our characters dining out on a veritable joke-feast at the aptly named Americana restaurant, Cowboy Skyscraper Buffet. There…

Scientist publishes papers on Rick And Morty to prove that a lot of academic journals are bullshit

Before “fake news” was a catch-all term wielded by the right to cudgel anything they disagreed with, it was a literal term to describe actual, poorly produced articles masquerading as fact. In the realm of science—where widespread misinformation can have disastrous, global consequences—the issue is even more serious.…

'Tis the season to vaguely consider watching some of those fucked-up French horror movies

Halloween is right around the corner, which means it’s time to start queuing up your annual horror movie marathon that celebrates all the genre classics—with maybe a few goofy outliers thrown in to mix things up. But, let’s say for the sake of argument that you want to turn things up a notch this year. Let’s say you…

Watch late-night hosts tear into our dumb president's embarrassing United Nations speech 

This week, people from all around the world put their differences aside for a moment to share in one of the few enjoyable experiences left to us in these nightmarish times—having a good laugh at Donald Trump. While speaking in front of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, Trump made one of his signature…