Video: Weird Al’s “FOIL”

I can’t help but share this. Here’s the third music video from Weird Al Yankovic’s latest album Mandatory Fun. It’s a parody of Lorde’s “Royals” called, well, “FOIL.” Yeah, it’s about aluminium foil. And it’s surprisingly relevant. You can check out Weird Al’s other videos over at his official website. He’s releasing a new one every …

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The Old Hag Syndrome Movie: Have You Ever Experienced Sleep Paralysis?

You awake suddenly in the middle of the night, unable to move and terrified to open your eyes. The sound of wretched breathing slowly approaches, and a force begins to push down upon your chest. And just when you think you will die of fright, the terror vanishes and you can move again. Was it a nightmare, …

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Review: Dimensions (A Line, A Loop, A Tangle Of Threads)

When H.G. Wells was first in the process of writing The Time Machine, his editor, W.E. Henley, told him to stop talking about time travel, and instead simply take his readers on a voyage through time.† The result was a story that focused less on the technicalities and science behind the time machine (“There is …

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Review: Contrast (PC)

Here I sit, pouring over weird stories about time vortexes and bizarre chemical reactions. I have a lot planned for Stranger Dimensions, even though I’ve been distracted (I’ve posted a whole seven articles this month). But for right now I thought I’d try something new.

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