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Ellen Page on what the U.S. should—or shouldn’t—learn from Canada

“Moving to Canada” has become a common response for many Americans looking to escape the United States’ political ails. But, in the video above, native Canadian Ellen Page notes that there are many problems the country is currently facing that parallel problems in the U.S., including dealing with their own legions of…

America Chavez battles her ex-girlfriend in this America #6 exclusive

America Chavez’s love life sucks. She’s still dealing with the fallout of a recent breakup that bled into her superhero and student lives, and now a different ex-girlfriend has re-entered America’s life and literally stabbed her in the back. Luckily, America has her superhero bestie, Kate “Hawkeye” Bishop, at the…

Find out Americans’ favorite swear words with this interactive map

America’s a huge country, with countless regional differences, by city and state and region. This is clear in our food, politics, music, holiday movies, and, perhaps most prominently, in our language—just try saying “yins” outside of Pennsylvania for proof. An interesting project on Quartz accumulates data from…

Corey Feldman returns to Today for another test of America’s character

After a performance that became an unexpected psychological experiment—testing the internet’s willingness to encourage or shit on a person’s dreams, according to their empathy for his struggles or distaste for celebrity entitlement—Corey Feldman returned to Today for another concert/morality play. As before, Feldman…

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Florida senator wants to make Dinesh D’Souza’s America mandatory for students

Dinesh D’Souza, a disruptive rant at a local city council meeting that poured itself into a suit and became a filmmaker, has long stood for presenting an alternative to the mainstream version of history, whether it’s directing a movie suggesting that the genocide of Native Americans was going to happen anyway—because…

The 20 worst films of 2014

Talking heating vents. Sexy pie-making sessions. Colin Farrell riding a flying horse. All this and more can be found on The A.V. Club’s ranked list of the worst films released theatrically in 2014—a downward spiral through the lowest circles of cinematic hell. Bad movies know no specific genre, and this past year’s…