90s

Tony Todd Had Real Bees In His Mouth, And Other Facts About 'Candyman'

25 years ago, the horror genre was blessed with Candyman. What started out as a short story called "The Forbidden" instantly became a classic and mandatory Halloween viewing. YouTubeBut there are some things you may not have known about the cult classic!1. Eddie Murphy Was Almost CandymanNew Speak OnlineTony Todd became a horror icon as Candyman, but it was almost Eddie Murphy terrorizing us. There are a few rumors as to why he didn't get the part, but nothing has been confirmed. Some say it was his high salary demands. Others suggest his height (5ft9) wasn't nearly as intimidating

90s

10 Games Every 90s Kid Played That'll Make You Want To Be Back In Gym Class

Second only to recess, gym was one of the best parts of the day at school. It was a much needed break from hours of complicated math problems and history lessons. While sport activities like soccer, basketball and baseball were standard in any gym class, there were plenty of other games that we played that made the class so much more memorable. The teachers always knew the right games to pick so that we could have fun with our friends while reaping the benefits of physical activity. Let's go down memory lane and revisit 10 gym class games that make

Toys

25 Pages Of The 1994 JC Penny Catalog That Will Make You Feel Like You Traveled Through Time

While we were all busy flipping through the WishBook every year, they weren't the only exciting catalog we would find in our mailbox. While it may not have been our first choice, the JC Penny catalog was a close second when it came to making your Christmas lists. Honestly, our moms probably loved it more than anyone else, because where else would they find the latest fashion trends? Whether you needed a new velvet dress, a snappy business jacket, or a brightly colored hat, JC Penny was the first place on the shopping list. As for us kids, it was

Pop Culture

12 Actors We Thought Would Be The Next Big Thing That Now Just Make Us Say "Oh Yeah, Them"

Just like music has "one-hit wonders", Hollywood has their own version when it comes to actors who make a huge splash on the big screen before disappearing into obscurity. You will likely recognize most of these artists for their iconic (or borderline iconic) roles, but find yourself wondering what ever happened to them.1. Dakota Fanning Indie WireDakota Fanning was a huge success as a child actor with staring roles in I Am Sam, War of the Worlds, Man on Fire, and Charlotte's Web. She hasn't been nearly as successful as an adult. After her appearances in the Twilight saga

80s

13 Celebrity Scandals From The 1980s That Everyone Has Forgotten

Do we look at the past through rose-colored glasses? We remember that everything was "so much nicer" just a few decades ago, but Hollywood has always had its fair share of controversies and scandals. Here are 13 celebrity stories from the '80s that made headlines for all the wrong reasons.1. Milli Vanilli's lip-syncingNYDNThis band had become such a punchline that it's hard to remember how huge they once were. Their debut album Girl You Know It's True went Platinum six times, and featured five top ten hits. The pop duo, made up of Fab Morvan and Rob Pilatus, also

80s

Second Songs From One-Hit-Wonders That Prove They Really Only Had One Song In Them

Getting a hit song is not easy. There are millions of people out there in the world who hope to become the next singing sensation. Obviously not everyone can succeed, but when they do it's quite the big moment. There is a moment of relief that likely accompanies the release of a hit song, followed by the immediate dread of trying to follow it up. No artist goes into the recording studio expecting to be a one-hit-wonder, but unfortunately it happens a lot. Because they had already recorded the album in full, their less successful songs just sit there, with

90s

Homestar Runner Videos Are The Only High School Reunion We Actually Want

Teen Girl Squad! Cheerleader, So-and-So, What's Her Face, The UGLY ONE!!! If you spent your teenage years behind your computer monitor, you remember these Flash shorts like they were yesterday. From Strong Bad Emails, to Marzipan's Answering Machine, Homestar Runner had us laughing time and time again. Let's relive the glory days with some of the best videos from Home Star Runner. Strong Bad's emails were amazing! Especially when the Cheat was having light switch raves. "Let's get ready to look SO GOOD!" Teen Girl Squad was a work of genius. Strong Bad draws a dragon and then we get