The only way to keep players from doing something stupid is to Just Keep Talking.
Sadly, there is no way to keep the DM from doing something stupid, although offing one of his favorite NPCs might shut him up for a couple of minutes.
This Scene Breaks a Character
Small changes to the animations can have a huge impact on how the audience interprets a scene.
Best. Plot Twist. Ever.
Few people remember BioWare's Jade Empire, but it had a unique setting and a really well-executed plot twist.
Video Compression Gone Wrong
How does image compression work, and why does it create those ugly spots all over some videos and not others?
Blistering Stupidity of Fallout 3
Yeah, this game is a classic. But the story is idiotic, incoherent, thematically confused, and patronizing.
Trashing the Heap
What does it mean when a program crashes, and why does it happen?