Inside Pixar’s SadLab: Discovering new ways to make audiences as sad as possible

Pixar movie hits like Up, Toy Story, WALL-E, and Inside Out are known as much for making audiences cry as for making them laugh. Now, the comic minds behind Above Average take us inside the fictional Pixar Sadness Studios to show us how Pixar researches characters and storylines to “maximize sadness potential.”

Late-night rivals give Stephen Colbert hosting advice for his Late Show debut

Stephen Colbert makes his Late Show debut tonight, becoming only the second person to host The Late Show other than David Letterman, the show’s creator. And, unlike his Emmy-winning The Colbert Report, Colbert won’t be hosting the show as the grandstanding conservative character he portrayed for a decade, but as…

“Trump To The Future” mashes up Back To The Future II and Donald Trump

Youtuber James Montalbano has created a perfect mashup of Back To The Future II and Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential announcement speech. Marty McFly travels from 1985 to 2015, just in time to hear Trump tell his supporters all about how “the American dream is dead.” The kicker, of course, is his proclamation: “I’m…