Sound advice for smart humans: “Be ignorant, be silent, be thick”

At Wellesley College's 2012 Commencement Ceremony, political scientist and MSNBC television host Melissa Harris-Perry offered the gathered graduates three pieces of invaluable advice. "Be ignorant," she urged them them, "be silent, and be thick." » 7/09/13 11:27am 7/09/13 11:27am

In Which Cthulhu Kicks Cloverfield's Ass Without Ever Showing Its Face

All this talk of the Cloverfield monster has made you forget the original monster from the sea — the monster whose aspect imparts such eldrich horror that to look upon it is to GO INSANE. Luckily some have kept the true faith, and in 2005 released one of the greatest monster movies in the past decade: The Call of… » 1/28/08 5:30pm 1/28/08 5:30pm