With Mary Lou Retton as Tiny Tim: 6 Olympians who made fun of themselves

The Winter Olympics will officially kick off in Pyeongchang tomorrow with what’s sure to be a spectacular opening ceremony, followed by two weeks of hockey, figure skating, and pretending to care about curling. For this Olympic edition of 6 Things, we’re looking back at six decorated Olympians who didn’t take…

From the Egyptian to the Kodak: 6 Sundance films nominated for Best Picture

Hundreds of filmmakers, producers, and critics are making their way to Park City, Utah for the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. We’ll have our usual coverage of the festival, courtesy of A.A. Dowd, but in the meantime, we’re looking back at six films from the festival that went on to be nominated for Best Picture.

6 truly badass presidents from pop culture

There’s a long list of presidents in pop culture who we’d rather have in the Oval Office than our current president—from Independence Day’s President Whitmore to Idiocracy’s President Dwayne Elizondo Mountain Dew Herbert Camacho. For this 6 Things, we’re looking at six of the most badass presidents from pop culture.

6 unfortunate excisions from the light side of the Star Wars canon

We’re finally on the other side of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. In honor of the release, we’re continuing our look into the furthest corners of the Star Wars universe with 6 Things. Last week, we looked at six characters from the dark side of the former Star Wars expanded universe—now renamed Star Wars Legends—who were…

6 unfortunate excisions from the dark side of the Star Wars universe

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is looming over the horizon like the Death Star entering Scarif’s orbit. In preparation for the eighth film in the Skywalker saga, we’re peering into the furthest corners of the Star Wars universe with a few 6 Things. First up, we’re looking at six characters from the dark side of the former …

6 moments from children’s entertainment that will make your skin crawl

For the most part, children’s entertainment is filled with colorful anthropomorphic animals, lighthearted slapstick comedy, and earnest life lessons. But every once in a while, a film or TV show comes along that genuinely terrifies us. For this 6 Things, we’re looking at six moments from children’s entertainment that…