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Toxicologist Rates Movies and TV Realism

Toxicologist Rates Movies and TV Realism

From snake venom to bad foraging to intentional poisonings, characters in movies and TV shows are often exposed to toxins. Insider asked medical toxicologist Dr. Cyrus Rangan to evaluate scenes for their accuracy. The video includes scenes from Game of Thrones, The Princess Bride, The Hunger Games, and Breaking Bad.

An Interview with Conjoined Twins

An Interview with Conjoined Twins

We can only imagine that being born as conjoined twins has its challenges. The guys from Jubilee sat down with conjoined twins Carmen and Lupita for a candid and engaging “ask me anything” style interview covering topics like how they date, their career plans, and how different their personalities are. (Thanks, Rob!)

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John Goodman on His Career

John Goodman on His Career

Actor John Goodman has had so many great roles over the years, from Dan Conner on Roseanne to Sulley in Monsters, Inc. to Walter Sobchak in The Big Lebowski. Vanity Fair had the opportunity to sit down with Goodman for a look back at his many iconic characters.

Giants by Moog: Herb Deutsch

Giants by Moog: Herb Deutsch

Electronic music trailblazer Herb Deutsch invented the Moog synthesizer with Bob Moog. Their genius propelled synths into the mainstream, changing the sound of music forever. Deutsch tells all in episode one of the Giants documentary series, which invites legendary electronic music innovators to share their untold stories.

Jeff Goldblum Reviews Jeff Goldblum Impressions

Jeff Goldblum Reviews Jeff Goldblum Impressions

Jeff Goldblum has some very distinctive mannerisms and speech patterns which have made him a frequent subject of impressionists. Vanity Fair asked Goldblum to review the quality of impressions by performers from A-list actors to TikTok comedians. In typical Goldblum fashion, he can’t say a negative word about anyone.

Tom Holland vs. Hot Wings

Tom Holland vs. Hot Wings

(PG-13: Language) Supervillains take note: if you want to shut down Spider-Man, feed him the spiciest hot sauce you can. Actor Tom Holland stopped by Hot Ones to talk about playing Peter Parker, give Sean some golf tips, and eventually calls for a doctor. And to think, he almost started with the spiciest wing.

Animal Tiny Mic Interviews

Animal Tiny Mic Interviews

Animal lover and trained zookeeper Maya Higa of the Alveus Sanctuary introduces us to some of the many non-releasable exotic animals they help care for. But rather than just look at them, she interviewed them using an appropriately tiny microphone. Watch episode one here.

Surviving a Shot to the Face

Surviving a Shot to the Face

Committing crimes can get you into a world of trouble. Take, for example, this man, a career criminal who got into an altercation that resulted in multiple gunshot wounds, including one straight to the face. LADbible sat down with him to hear the story of his exceedingly rough life and his road to recovery. (Thanks, Rob!)

Conan’s Exit Interview

Conan’s Exit Interview

It’s hard to believe it, but Conan O’Brien’s late-night TV career has drawn to a close. As part of the final festivities, Homer Simpson was brought in to conduct Conan’s exit interview for TBS. Surprisingly, it was way less awkward than that time Zach Galifianakis interviewed him on Between Two Ferns.

Just Passing with Dr. Zussman

Just Passing with Dr. Zussman

Before we watched this animated short film, we thought Between Two Ferns was the most awkward talk show ever. But Anat Efrati & Yannay Matarasso’s graduation film sure got us feeling more uneasy than Zach Galifianakis ever did within seconds of Dr. Zussman’s mystery guest arriving on stage.

Former Bank Robber Rates Movie Heists

Former Bank Robber Rates Movie Heists

Before turning his life around, Cain Vincent Dyer used to rob banks. In fact, he robbed over 100 of them in two years. Now, Cain is a motivational speaker and life coach. In this video from Insider, he watches 11 bank heist scenes from movies, and breaks down how realistic or likely they each are.

Adam Savage Hates Duct Tape

Adam Savage Hates Duct Tape

During his 14 seasons on MythBusters, Jamie and Adam tested more than their share of myths involving duct tape. So when asked what his favorite brand of the sticky stuff was by a follower, you might be surprised to learn that Adam can’t stand the stuff. Watch and learn why and what he recommends using in its place.

Steve-O Returns to Hot Ones

Steve-O Returns to Hot Ones

(PG-13) Self-proclaimed professional idiot Steve-O returns to Hot Ones for another round of butt-burning sauces. For the season 14 (yep, that’s right) finale, the daredevil and comedian is back to outdo himself while he talks about his most ill-advised stunts, his love for skateboarding, and immortalizing his exploits on video.

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How to Defuse a Bomb

How to Defuse a Bomb

The closest we’ll ever get to defusing a bomb is Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes. But badass Chris Fuller has gone face-to-face with countless real-world explosives. UNILAD interviewed the former British Army Bomb Disposal Officer, who now does humanitarian work in the Middle East defusing bombs left behind ISIS.

How to Survive a Plane Crash

How to Survive a Plane Crash

Being in a plane crash is one of our worst nightmares. UNILAD sat down with Jamie Hull, a former British serviceman who survived after his plane caught fire 1000 feet in the air. Despite the inferno around him, Jamie kept his composure to save his own life. His account of the incident is both a terrifying and inspiring story of survival.

Kevin James vs. Hot Wings

Kevin James vs. Hot Wings

Actor, writer, and comedian Kevin James puts his tastebuds to the test on Hot Ones, munching on powerful wings while talking NASCAR, UFC, YouTube, comfort food, and his other passions. You know the sauce is spicy when you forget who you are.

Werner Herzog on Skateboarding

Werner Herzog on Skateboarding

What does filmmaker and actor Werner Herzog have to do with skateboarding? Ian Michna of Jenkem saw a twinkle in Werner’s eye that made him think they might be kindred spirits and arranged an interview. Werner talked about his limited observations on skateboarding and how he might shoot a skate film. (Thanks Rob!)

Daniel Radcliffe vs. Hot Wings

Daniel Radcliffe vs. Hot Wings

Hot Ones wraps up its 13th (yes, 13th) season with the charming Daniel Radcliffe. The star of Harry Potter and many other films, TV shows, and Broadway talks about his latest film Escape from Pretoria, his love for quiz shows, dealing with paparazzi, and playing Swiss Army Man, all while taking the increasing heat in stride.

Muppets Now (Trailer)

Muppets Now (Trailer)

The Muppets are back with an all-new, unscripted series in which our beloved characters interview celebrity guests, improvise, perform in sketches, and other stuff they’re not willing to say yet. Coming to Disney+ starting 7.31.2020.

How They Write Rick and Morty

How They Write Rick and Morty

Behind the Curtain takes us inside the organized chaos that goes into the making of the Adult Swim hit Rick and Morty. Combining interview clips from creators Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon, you’ll learn about how they come up with ideas for characters, stories, and scripts, then how the animation process is intertwined.

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Simon Pegg’s Career

Simon Pegg’s Career

Simon Pegg is best known for his roles in Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, and The World’s End, but he’s been in blockbusters too, from Star Trek to the Mission Impossible franchise. In this interview with Vanity Fair, Pegg walks us through the timeline of his acting and writing career, with thoughts on his many projects.

Fighter Pilot vs. Movie Scenes

Fighter Pilot vs. Movie Scenes

Military flight scenes in movies can be incredibly thrilling. But are the actions that movie pilots take realistic or tactically sound? The guys from GQ enlisted the help of former Navy fighter pilot Matthew “Whiz” Buckley to evaluate the veracity of scenes from movies like Pearl Harbor and Top Gun.

Will Ferrell vs. Hot Wings

Will Ferrell vs. Hot Wings

“I do have a very active ulcer right now, so I don’t know if that’ll be an issue.” While on tour to promote his new film Downhill, Will Ferrell dropped by the First We Feast studios to enjoy (or not) some wings with Sean Evans. Can the man who ate spaghetti with Pop-Tarts and maple syrup survive the hottest of hot sauces?

Danny DeVito’s Characters

Danny DeVito’s Characters

From Taxi’s Louie De Palma to Batman Returns‘ Penguin to Frank on It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, actor Danny DeVito has a long history of playing crazy, over-the-top characters. He recently sat down with GQ to talk about his illustrious career, and the background behind some of his many memorable roles.

The Gap: Homelessness

The Gap: Homelessness

In their fascinating series The Gap, LADbible connects old and young generations who share similar life experiences. This time, two men who experienced homelessness meet face-to-face to interview each other. It’s a sobering reminder that just a single misfortune could result in a similar fate for any of us.

Justice for Ewoks

Justice for Ewoks

Between Rise of the Skywalker, The Mandalorian, and all of the buzz surrounding the launch of Disney+, it’s a good time to be a part of the Star Wars franchise. That is, unless you’re an Ewok. Glove and Boots reporter Fafa the Groundhog sat down with an Ewok who has some very strong opinions on the subject.

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