Halloween Decorating Project: In Praise of the Halloween Turnip and Brazen Heads


History geeks among us will know that the traditional carved vegetable of the Halloween season was not–as it is commonly seen today–the pumpkin, but rather the humble turnip. While some cite the practice to the legend of Stingy Jack, the mythology behind the turnip goes much farther back into the Celtic age.  According to some […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: Save BIG on Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special and Star Trek TNG Motion Picture Collection


For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon offers some great deals on both the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special (The Day of the Doctor) (50% Off) and the Star Trek TNG Motion Picture Collection (4 movies) (74% Off), both on Blu-Ray! -Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special: The Day of the Doctor [Blu-ray 3D […]

These Amazing Carved Pumpkins Will Blow Your Mind with Delight [Picture Gallery]


Ray Villafane (and his team!) from Phoenix, Arizona-based Villafane Studios makes some of the most incredible and beautiful carved pumpkin I’ve ever seen. If you look around online, there’s nothing quite like what he does, he’s an absolute genius. Villafane Studios gave us their permission to post some of our favorite picks from what they’ve […]