Why Every Actress on TV Wears Ridiculous Fake Eyelashes—and How to Spot Them
How Excited World Cup Announcers Distinguish a “Goal!” From a “Gooooaaaaaaaaaalllllllll”
The Disturbing Reasons Hollywood Likes to Make Villains Resemble Cancer Patients
How to Tell a Realistic Fictional Language (Game of Thrones!) From a Terrible One (Star Wars!)
The Hidden Tricks Movies Use to Avoid Sex and Swearing Rules From the MPAA
Back to the Future Gets Time Travel Wrong. The Terminator Gets It Right. Here’s the Difference.
Why Democrats Are Blue and Republicans Are Red—and Why It’s the Opposite Everywhere Else
Meep Meep! The Surprising History of Classic Cartoon Sound Effects.
Sports in Movies Always Look Fake. How I, Tonya and Battle of the Sexes Got It Right.
The Hidden Formula Behind Almost Every Joke on Late Night
How to Tell If a Singer Is Lip-Syncing
Why Does Every Hollywood Fantasy Character Have a British Accent?
The Disturbing Racist History of Cartoons
How to Know Who’s Going to Win The Bachelor From the Beginning
Why Does Snow Always Look So Fake in the Movies?