Watch the Jackson 5's cereal commercials

Long before the infamous Pepsi commercial, Michael Jackson and his brothers pitched breakfast cereal! Read the rest

The Lone Gunmen returning to The X-Files


Conspiracy theorists/hackers/'zinesters The Lone Gunmen are returning to The X-Files for the six new episodes premiering on January 24, 2016. Read the rest

TV documentary about MKUltra (1979)


Freak out on this classic 1970s exposé about the CIA's Project MKUltra 1950s LSD mind control experiments: "Mission Mind Control (ABC Closeup 1979)" Read the rest

Watch every one of Kramer's entrances from Seinfeld, in order


Six minutes, 172 episodes. Read the rest

Cat gives boxers unasked-for advice


Sock 'im! A right! A left! A ... gahhhh! You let 'im too close!

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Watch: DeSotos in space!


A fantastic TV commercial for DeSoto automobiles from 1957. (via Weird Universe)

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Tom Selleck accused of stealing water from fire hydrant


Tom Selleck, best known as Magnum P.I., has apparently settled, at least tentatively, with the Ventura County water district after the actor was accused of stealing water from a fire hydrant and trucking it to their 60-acre ranch. Read the rest

Watch: "Bottle Episodes" of favorite TV shows like Star Trek, produced on the cheap


"Bottle episodes" are budget-saving episodes of TV series that are produced on-the-cheap, using as few sets, effects, and even actors as possible. The term came from "ship-in-a-bottle episodes" of the original Star Trek when the crew didn't leave the Enterprise. Read the rest

Watch: Bartkira (Akira meets The Simpsons)


"The future is not a straight line. It is filled with many crossroads." Read the rest

Watch: (fan) trailer for the TV version of Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events


What a fantastically creepy and enticing fan-made trailer for the TV series adaptation of Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, coming to Netflix next year! Read the rest

Cousin Oliver Syndrome

A ploy associated with failing sitcoms, the addition of younger cast members fell victim to "savvy modern audiences" able to share their contempt in real-time online. [Vulture, via] Read the rest

Watch Colbert interview Eminem on public access TV


Yesterday, Stephen Colbert was the guest host on "Only in Monroe," a public access television show in Monroe, Michigan. His guest was Eminem. Read the rest

Winona Ryder to star in new Netflix paranormal TV show


Winona Ryder signed on as star of a forthcoming Netflix drama about the high weirdness, conspiracy theories, and paranormal reports around the Montauk Project, alleged US government experiments on Long Island involving time travel, psi-ops, and teleportation. Read the rest

Watch the first ever TV commercial for Super Mario Bros. from 1985


Approximate translation: "It's the Family Computer's Dream Adventure Game, "Super Mario Bros."! With a mysterious power, he gains a great transformation! Explore the earth, underground, the sea, the sky, and much more to see in this complete world." Read the rest

A timelapse of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, from season 3 through 20

Dang, Jon Stewart sure has grown up over those many seasons.

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