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How Movies Receive Their Ratings

Many Americans use the MPAA’s formalized rating system as a guide for which films to see. The Onion provides a step-by-step view into how these ratings are chosen:

‘Winnie-The-Pooh’ Turns 90

Winnie-The-Pooh, the A.A. Milne series featuring a stuffed bear and his toy animal friends, debuted 90 years ago this week. Here are some milestones from the franchise’s nearly century-long run:
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10 Things You HAVE To Know Before ‘Arrested Development’ Returns

7+3=10
The sun is hot
Pillows are bad to eat
Elijah Wood was in Flipper
Bubbles derive the entirety of their physical existence from the mathematical phenomenon of minimal surface. Bubbles typically assume a shape based on the least possible amount of surface area required containing a given volume. Bubbles are filled with air but can also contain other gases, such as carbon dioxide.
This color is red
The Thin White Duke was one of many personas adopted by David Bowie throughout his musical career, a bloodless, amoral entertainer most closely associated with Bowie’s 1976 release Station To Station
This person’s name is Ryan. Ryan is very hungry right now and would like to eat lunch.
In the English language, “facetious” and “abstemious” are the only words that contain all five vowels in their correct order
There is no God

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