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Documentary

Pink Floyd Recorded An Album That Was Too Trippy For Them

After the immediate worldwide success of Dark Side of the Moon and the lengthy tour that followed its release, Pink Floyd’s album …

Conan Learns How To Survive In The Australian Bush

Conan dusts off his vest from the ’80s club scene to taunt deadly spiders and forage for Jack Daniels nips.

Hiking With Kevin: Colin Jost

During a ‘wandering hike’ in Central Park, SNL’s Colin Jost chats with Kevin Nealon about life on SNL, Staten Island, his bout …

Why Your Rent is So Damn High

In 2017 about 43 Million Americans spent more than $485 billion on rent, which is the most money ever spent on rent. …

What to Pack for War in Syria | Diary of a Combat Medic

The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) took the last ISIS stronghold on the 23rd of March, 2019, marking an end to the 5-year …

The First Openly Married Couple to Work at a Legal Brothel

Violet Vause and Kayden Blake are like every other married couple. They’re in love, they own several cats, and are planning to …

Why Tucker Carlson Pretends To Hate Elites

Why would Tucker Carlson, who used to brag about being an “out-of-the-closet elitist,” use his primetime Fox News show to rail against …

The Hidden War Over Grocery Shelf Space

There’s a hidden market in the supermarket — Vox’s Phil Edwards explains.

Ricky Gervais’ Funniest Ever Interview | 60 Minutes Australia

In all his years interviewing so-called “funny” people, Charles Wooley has often been faced with the sad truth that many of them …

This Fun Fact Will Change the Way You Watch the Movie Airplane!

How specific is the parody in Airplane? Huge chunks of dialogue in the classic comedy are taken verbatim from Zero Hour! Everything …

Mueller’s Investigation Has Created An Underworld Of Online Sleuths

Sorting through the data of the dead — their pots, their knives, and the rocks they cooked on — in order to …

Hiking with Kevin – Hilary Swank

Holy Crap – I’m in love now!  What a smart, funny, insighful person – and the chemistry between them is great.

How China Plans to Grade 1.3 Billion People

China wants to grade its people based on how good or bad a citizen they have been. A dozen cities are already …

Trump’s Shutdown Is Making America Less Safe: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at how President Trump is still holding the government hostage over his demand for a border wall …

Despotism (1946) – Anything Look Familiar?

Released after WWII, this amazing film illustrates the thesis that all communities can be ranged on a scale running from democracy to …

The REAL Reason Cannabis Was Prohibited (Hint: Corporations)

It’s sad to see how much our world has been destroyed over the past 70 years as well as the health & …

Jimi Hendrix On An Acoustic Guitar

The only 2 known videos of Jimi playing them online. “Apologies for the stopping image in the first half that features ‘Hear …

Why Evangelical Christians Love Israel

Thomas Morton joined a group of born again Christians as they toured the Holy Land and found out the real reason why …

The Streets are Alive, with the Sound of Hitler

During the filming of the Sound of Music, the city of Salzburg refused to allow Nazi flags to be hung off buildings …

The New Year’s Eve Song, Explained

The U.S. associates “Auld Lang Syne” with the New Year, but not everyone does.

China Builds Fake Paris, London and Jackson Hole

Tianducheng, or “Sky Capital City,” is a real estate development modeled after Paris, complete with its own Eiffel Tower.

How Middle Earth Shaped Classic Rock

Ever heard of this guy Tolkien? Ever listened to 70’s rock? For your pleasure:

Why “Buy One, Get One Free” Isn’t a Great Deal

Unless, of course, it’s on sale too. That’s just basic math.