Joseph Farley is a North Jersey based writer who loves short fiction and stand-up comedy
The Best Restaurants in Philadelphia That Aren't Pat's and Gino's
The city of brotherly love brings more to the table food wise than just amazing cheesesteaks. While Gino's and Pat's are delicious landmarks, and you should certainly go there if you haven't, we are more interested in Philly's fine dining destinations.
Best Black and White Movies of All Time
The best black and white movies of all time rank very highly on any list of the greatest films of all time. They feature titans of American film, and the names include luminaries like Cary Grant, Frank Capra, and the legendary Orson Welles.
Best Horror Movies of 2017
Horror movies will always be popular because nothing is more exciting to see in the theatre then a creepy film that has you on the edge of your seat. A well-executed horror film is not easy to pull off, it takes a subtle hand who really knows when to go for it and when to hang back and build tension, and for this reason there is no shortage of terrible ones.
- Top Story - January 2018
Essentials for Your Car Emergency KitTop Story - January 2018
Even if you drive one of the most reliable cars out there, there is still a possibility of breaking down and becoming stranded—which obviously can be scary. Scarier yet would be breaking down without any tools for an emergency situation.
Funniest Trump Political Cartoons from 2017
Donald Trump has been both good and bad for comedy. He's incredibly easy to trash, but there's such a glut of it, and he does so much dumb shit that it can sometimes feel like baling water. It can feel like everything that can be said about the President has been said by someone who said it better; and that's why the funniest Trump political cartoons from 2017 are true works of art.
- Top Story - December 2017
The Best True Crime Books of 2017Top Story - December 2017
Captivating true crime books will always find an audience because they often tell stories so human it could be us, or somebody we know. True crime has mass appeal in any medium, just flip through the channels during prime time or stroll through a book store and see for yourself—humanity is fascinated by darkness.
Essential Types of Soccer Balls Every Player Should Try
Every soccer ball is not alike, and depending on the scenario, there are a host of potential options. Being that the actual soccer ball is the most essential part of any soccer match, you're going to want to get this one right. More expensive doesn't always mean better, but a cheap ball can really hamper the liveliness of any competitive match.
Best Quentin Tarantino Films Ever Made
Simply put, Quentin Tarantino is one of the coolest, most emulated directors in modern memory. Tarantino films are known for their blistering dialogue, massive range of references to pop culture, and of course brutal, often sudden, violence. These are the hallmarks of a great Tarantino movie, and ever since the early 90s, fans have been clamoring over every movie he's released.
Best Trump GIFs of 2017
Politics aside for a second: Donald Trump has terrible posture and even worse body language. His suits don't fit. His ties are too long. His eating habits are awful. This has led to some incredibly awkward and clunky interactions, and if we table some of his cruel and divisive policy proposals for a bit, these moments are pretty funny.
Least Fuel Efficient Cars of All Time
Back when gas was cheap and we thought it'd last forever, it's not hard to see why some of these fuel guzzling, environmental disasters were made. Nowadays, if you don't have decent miles per gallon you're throwing money down a hole, and most people who are reasonable people see it that way.
- Top Story - December 2017
Best MLS Soccer StadiumsTop Story - December 2017
Despite not being all over mainstream sports talk, the MLS is growing at a steady clip. Since its inception, most of the MLS teams haven't been playing in soccer-specific stadiums, and instead had to take the scraps from football and other mix-used arenas. According to the Guardian, this is no longer going to be a problem, as the majority of MLS teams will be playing in their own, soccer-specific stadiums by 2018.
Best Reverb Guitar Pedals to Buy Right Now
I'm sure you've heard of reverb before, but most people aren't exactly sure what it means—other than it's some sort of sound. Reverb is the continuation of sound after it's made as it carries across the room and reflects off of many surfaces. Reverb gives your guitar playing some space, as it fills the room with atmospheric sound long after the string has been hit.