Whether animated, on film, or on TV, Gotham's resident murdering maniac is always a memorable character. Hundreds of aspiring madmen have lined up to play the Joker, Batman's ridiculous arch-nemesis, but a rare and special few have landed the role. For everyone who gave their unnerving cackle to the Joker, there are plenty of notable actors who just narrowly missed the part. Here are a few who just weren't unhinged enough.
Sarah Michelle Gellar was on a roll in the late '90s, but lately her career seems to have sputtered out. She was once in command of both the big and small screens, but nowadays her most consistent work seems to be within the world of TV animation voice-overs. Why has he had so much trouble maintaining the spotlight?
“Words matter,” Hillary Clinton said toward the end of Monday night’s U.S. presidential debate, the first of three. “Words matter when you run for president.” This much is certainly true. And words have come under a lot of duress in the last year or so, having to prove their worth like never before in a presidential race.
Many people consider going into the adult industry in order to make some easy money. Seems easy right? Take off your clothes, go to town with another actor and then take home a fat stack of cash. But sometimes, things aren’t always what they seem. Former adult star, Shelley Lubben, reveals the shocking truth behind the adult industry.
There are so many uses for Snapchat, not all of them are good ideas. Sure, now that you can send cash back and forth, there's an extra incentive to use it for sending #nudes, but that's not all! Many would argue the best way to use Snapchat is to send pictures of your hangovers to your best friends. By documenting the results of your raunchy night out, hopefully you can learn from your mistakes in the future. (Although... probably not.) Plus, if you made your friends look at Snaps of you pounding appletinis, dancing to LMFAO, and then binging on fourthmeal at Taco Bell, it's only fair that they also get to see the aftermath of your bad decisions. Some people have taken the art of the hangover Snap to the next level. We're just impressed that they're alive and functioning at the ungodly hour of 8:00 am, much less taking creative pictures and doodling on them. Check out this list of funny hungover Snapchats, and maybe it'll serve as a cautionary tale for the next time you go out with your pals.
Shocking footage, apparently posted from China, is said to show an elderly man trying to tell a woman's fortune by fondling her breast. The short clip which was posted online, shows the man, holding a pair of crutches in his other hand as he puts his hand inside the woman's top. He appears unmoved by what he sees in the woman's future, as she rests her chin on her hand and even looks bored.
A teenager was reportedly forced to have sex with his own mother in one of the horrific cases of “corrective rape” uncovered by campaigners in India. Deepthi Tadanki, who is making a film on the subject, was told of the attack while doing research in the city of Bangalore. “Family members forced a gay boy to have sex with his mother, in a bid to turn him 'straight',” she told the Times of India.
A 52-year-old man who spent 5 days on a methamphetamine bings, cut off his own genitalia and then fed it to a nearby alligator in a sickening story. According to the Boston Leader, police from Tavares, Florida arrived on the scene of a domestic disturbance to find a sight that no person is prepared for. Neighbors had called 911 after finding Frank Canfeld on the ground, covered in blood, clutching his groin. Paramedics and police arrived and made the shocking discovery, the man had removed his own genitals.
PHOENIX — Three Phoenix policemen resigned on Thursday after two of them forced a 19-year-old motorist to eat marijuana found during a traffic stop, the city's police chief said. The officers' supervisor, a police lieutenant with 20 years on the job, has been demoted in connection with the incident, which took place during a Sept. 13 predawn traffic stop, Phoenix Police Chief Joseph Yahner said. "The allegations against these former officers are compelling, appalling and extremely unprofessional," Yahner told a news conference at police headquarters. "Appropriate action has been taken." He said he had planned to fire the three officers, but that they resigned instead.
The butchered body of an illegally killed Asian elephant has been pictured slumped in the rainforest of Burma as part of a grotesque new trade. The magnificent creature has been slaughtered to feed the growing Chinese demand for elephant skin, which is used in medicine and to make macabre jewellery.
I've always been a huge fan of scary movies, but I won't lie. Some of them have given me horrible nightmares. Although I'm okay with the occasional bad dream because I love the genre so much, I don't think I could continue watching horror flicks if they brought real paranormal activity into my life. The people below know exactly what I mean, because they've shared seriously terrifying stories about what happened to them after watching (and even starring in) horror films.
Last week, I discovered that everything I once knew and loved about antique stores was wrong. I have fond memories of exploring them with my mom, sifting through old jewelry, picking out pretty silver candle holders -- but all that changed when I uncovered these terrors. I was really hoping that I could hold on to some happy thoughts when it came to the dusty shops but that's out of the question thanks to this creepy footage from a seemingly haunted antique shop.
It allows us to get important news instantly, it helps us connect with friends that may be miles away, and it has given us more cute cat videos than we will ever know what to do with. And thanks so smartphones, all of this is also available on the go, allowing us to do almost anything with our phones. This is so exciting and important — but it has also created a culture where we are attached to one screen or another almost all the time. This may not seem like any big deal, but there are subtle ways that our constant attachment to technology is hindering our lives. While its nice every once in a while, logging out of technology can actually be incredibly beneficial to our lives. Check below to see all of the reasons tuning out of technology can be good for you.