The 10 Greatest Bars From the Movies

Sure, your local bar's great. That damp patch on the pool table adds to the challenge, the smell from the bathroom is bearable and your regret involving the barmaid with the wooden teeth is only responsible for ruining half your nights there, but ... yeah, OK, maybe it is time for a change. But where to go? If we had our way, we'd be heading straight to the land of make-believe, and into any on...

Read More »

How to Drink the Environment Clean With Greener Beers

When ordering a beer, taste, price and possibly the length of time it takes to pour (standing next to a pretty girl? I'll have a Guinness, thanks ...) are generally the only factors we take into consideration. But what about environmental footprint? Granted, it's probably not the most pressing question at 11 o'clock on a Friday night, but sipping a brew produced with wind power can be a surpri...

Read More »

How the Movie Studios Got Their Logos

Ever wondered what Oscar-winning composers, Irish lions, cocktail napkins and the Illuminati have in common? No, it's not what you're thinking (weirdo). They were, in fact, all somehow involved in the creation of five of the most recognizable movie-studio logos ever to grace the silver screen. Paramount According to Hollywood legend, the Paramount logo was first scrawled on the back of a napk...

Read More »