Badassery Defeats Enlightenment At The Box Office

I guess this fan-made "call to arms" trailer worked: Sylvester Stallone's The Expendables won the box office on Friday, taking in $13 million dollars—$5 million more than the second place finisher, Julia Roberts' Eat, Pray, Love. [EW]

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I, for one, am glad to hear this because:

1. The Expendables was a non-stop good time from beginning to end.

2. a flick that was straight-up about what it was (an action-packed testosterone fest) instead of a front (celebrating privileged white womanhood under the guise of female empowerment).