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Fun Stuff for Teens

Comics and Art

Comic Book Resources
Articles, news, polls, and messageboards for comic book fans.

DC Comics
The web home of DC Comics has articles, news, pages for every DC comic book hero, message boards, and more.

Free Online Comics
Look at a variety of comic strips and vote on your favorite!

Manga University
Learn how to draw manga with drawing tutorials. Don't forget to check out the blog and forums.

Marvel Comics
The web home of Marvel Comics features movie trailes, games, digital comics, and more.

No Flying, No Tights
This is THE blog for finding reviews of graphic novels for teens.

Tokyo Pop
Are you a part of the manga revolution? This is certainly the place to join, with games, videos, articles, manga drawings by teens, and so much more!

TV and Movies Links

Guide to the latest theatre and DVD releases. Organizes films by genre, offers ratings, plot synopses, and more.

Internet Movie Database (IMDB)
One of the most popular sites, with an impressive search engine. Find out every movie and TV appearance your favorite actor has made, learn about top movies, participate in message boards, even find movietimes for a cinema near you.

Rotten Tomatoes
Brings together movie reviews from newspapers and online journals across the country, to give an ultimate tomato rating of fresh or rotten.

MTV Online
Website for MTV, features video and information on your favorite artists, MTV shows, celebrity news and more!

Warner Bros.com
Learn more about your favorite televison shows, play games, look up broadcast schedules.

Learn more about PBS documentaries, original programming, and more.

The CW
Schedules, contests, and more about your favorite shows on the CW.


Music-Related Links

All Music Guide
Comprehensive website covering artists, albums, reviews, samples, and more from rock, jazz, r&b, rap, country, blues, world, electronica... the list goes on.

The latest Billboard music charts, music news, reviews, and more can be found here.

The origin of music television's website. Artist info, tunes, downloads, and more.

The indie music world's revered review site, based in Chicago. Also features news, lists, free downloads, and other fun stuff.

Rolling Stone
The website of Rolling Stone magazine, contains artist news, reviews, some articles, free downloads, photos, videos, and message boards. Does not check its politics at the door.

Tiny Mix Tapes
Reviews of independent, self-produced music, along with news, mix tapes, and other fun stuff. Created by someone with a day job.

UBL (Ultimate Band List)
This site focuses on unsigned, new bands and artists. Searchable by artist, album, genre, and even "sounds like."

Website for cable channel VH1, with videos, news, and programming information.



ESPN Sportzone
Cable sports channel ESPN's comprehensive site for sports-related news and much more - including Fantasy Baseball!

Sporting News
Website for Sporting News Magazine, with more sports news and opinions.

The official site for Major League Baseball.

White Sox
The official site of the Chicago White Sox baseball team (American League).

Chicago Cubs
The official site of the Chicago Cubs baseball team (National League).

The official site of the National Basketball Association.

Chicago Bulls
The official website of the Chicago Bulls basketball team.

The official site of the National Football League.

Chicago Bears
The official website of the Chicago Bears football team.

The official website of the National Hockey League.

Chicago Blackhawks
http://www.chicagoblackhawks.com/he official website of the Chicago Blackhawks hockey team.

The official website of Major League Soccer.

Chicago Fire
The official website of the Chicago Fire soccer team.

The official website of World Wrestling Entertainment.

Online magazine with articles, videos, photos, and tips for skateboarders.

Runners World
Online version of Runners World Magazines. Find recommended workouts, races, personalized training programs, and much more.

National Amateur Dodgeball Association
Find out rules, or start your own league with help from this official dodgeball site.

Ultimate Players Association
Site of the governing body for ultimate frisbee, learn about the game and how to start your own team or league.

Video and Computer Games

The Games

Addicting Games
All kinds of online games that will eat up your time! Munch munch!

Arcade Pod
A database of over a thousand free online games, using Java, Flash, and Shockwave.

Astro Battle
Create and pilot a ship in this free online game.

Big Fish Games
Many different kinds of free games to download or play online.

Cartoon Network
Website of cable channel Cartoon Network, with show-related games and more!

Free Arcade
Lots of free java games.

King of Chaos
A massive multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) where you build armies and do other fun stuff!

Free online games in all kinds of categories.

Free MMORPG that is popular and medieval-ish.

Free games: role playing, Flash, puzzles, sports games, and more!

Twenty Questions
Play the 20 questions game online. It's available in a plethora of languages in case you want to brush up your Dutch while you're playing!

Sites for the Gamer (including cheats)

The home of popular games Warcraft, Starcraft, and Diablo. Offers strategies and technical support to keep you in the game.

Cheat Code Central
Cheat codes for all kind of games, coming from folks all over the world.

Game FAQs
Find the latest FAQs, cheats, and codes for all your favorite games on all the popular platforms.

Game Skanker
Cheats, codes, and more for over 35,000 games!

Game Spot
Reviews, previews, cheat codes, and daily updates on all the hottest games!

Game Trailers
Watch trailers for all the latest and forthcoming games for the hottest platforms, like the Wii and PS3, plus many of your old standbys.

Imagine Games Network
Game reviews, videos, podcasts, cheats, previews, ratings, and much more.

Wizards of the Coast
Information about trading card games, role playing games, miniature games, and more produced by this trading card company.

The official site of the Yu-Gi-Oh trading card game, which offers news about the latest events and tournaments.


Weird Stuff

Duct Tape Club
Learn how to make cool stuff with duct tape.

Stuff on my Cat
It is what it says it is. Pictures of cats with stuff on them!

Stuff on my Mutt
What do you think this one is about? Dogs wearing clothes, etc. Funny. Submit your own photos and share your pet with others. Covered in stuff, of course.

Will it Blend?
Ah, the age old question. Videos of stuff going into blenders... and the aftermath.


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