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40 Celebrity Passings of 2013

40 Celebrity Passings of 2013

As we approach the end of 2013, let’s take a look at 40 notable people who have left us this year:   NELSON MANDELA: 95 PAUL WALKER: 40 LOU REED: 71 MARCIA WALLACE: 70 TOM CLANCY: 66 DAVID FROST: 74 LISA ROBIN KELLY: 43 EYDIE GOURMÉ: 84 KAREN BLACK: 74   DENNIS FARINA: 69 HELENContinue Reading

The Most Underrated Inventions of Our Time

The Most Underrated Inventions of Our Time

At one time or another most of us have debated what are the greatest inventions of all time. Penicillin, the printing press, computers, and of course, for those of us with more primitive thoughts (meaning you), “the Pill” (birth control or Viagra, take your pick) are all typically bandied about. So important are these thatContinue Reading

10 Smoking Hot Jessicas

10 Smoking Hot Jessicas

We at DM40 love to keep you abreast about issues that you would normally never think about—like who the hottest Jessicas are (there are more than you think). A few things: The Jessicas listed below are in no particular order. They are all pretty awesome and to try to rate them is close to a uselessContinue Reading

10 Great Thematic Movie Quotes for Men

10 Great Thematic Movie Quotes for Men

“Go ahead, make my day” and “Frankly, Scarlett, I don’t give a damn” are classic, guy movie quotes, but don’t necessarily impart any wisdom on us. So we at DM40 came up with 10 great passages from the lips of great actors that we can actually learn something from.   1. “Show me the money!” – CubaContinue Reading

Pearl Harbor Attack: 10 Incredible Photos

Pearl Harbor Attack: 10 Incredible Photos

72 years ago this past Saturday: The United States naval base at Pearl Harbor was attacked by Japanese planes. Four U.S. battleships were sunk and four others were damaged. Over 2,400 Americans were killed, including 1,177 on the battleship Arizona. Here are 10 incredible photos from that awful day (photos courtesy of AP and U.SContinue Reading

Five Great Christmas Movies for Men

Five Great Christmas Movies for Men

Since Christmas season starts the day after Thanksgiving, this column is sort of late. If you’re looking for sappy Christmas flicks (in other words—movies for women), you’ve come to the wrong place. Here are five classics that guys love. Ladies are welcome to serve us chestnuts roasted on an open fire while we watch.  Continue Reading

I Was in a Parallel Universe

I Was in a Parallel Universe

Stephen Hawking is right, after all. There are such things as parallel universes. I was in one just the other day. It started about 4:00 p.m. I’d been busting my you-know-what for weeks, working all sorts of crazy hours meeting crisis deadline after crisis deadline. My boss walked into my office, put his arm aroundContinue Reading

10 Overrated Female Celebrity Lookers: Part 2

10 Overrated Female Celebrity Lookers: Part 2

As we noted in Part 1, just because the following ladies made our list doesn’t necessarily make them totally undesirable. We’re just saying that these women celebs are not as great as many make them out to be. Here are the ladies and our reasons (to see part 1, click here):   EMMA STONE SheContinue Reading

Where Are They Now? Stars We Grew Up With Who Left the Spotlight

Where Are They Now? Stars We Grew Up With Who Left the Spotlight

Have you ever been channel-surfing and come across someone that was pretty popular years ago that you’re pretty sure isn’t dead but you haven’t seen in a long time? Well, here are some of those entertainers who have either retired from show business altogether or have changed vocations within the entertainment industry. For each celeb,Continue Reading

10 of the Hottest Female Movie Stars of the 1970s

10 of the Hottest Female Movie Stars of the 1970s

In previous pieces, we have looked back at the hottest TV celebrities of the 1970s. Today we look at some of the hottest female stars of the cinema in that decade. For each actress, we list some of the flicks they starred in. Keep in mind, this is not an all-inclusive list. We will run otherContinue Reading