Yesterday, Seattle Seahawks corner/provocateur Richard Sherman used a mandated media availability (and a life-sized cardboard cutout of Doug Baldwin) to mock the NFL for fining Marshawn Lynch $100,000 for refusing to talk to reporters two weeks ago, for blatant hypocrisy, and for expecting its athletes to behave like shit-eating brand robots. Show More Summary
Those of you wondering how Ridley Scott was going to juggle Martian, Prometheus 2 and Blade Runner 2 have your answer. Scott, doing promotion for Exodus: Gods and Kings (in theaters on December 12), tells Variety he will no longer get behind the camera for the Blade Runner sequel. But also shared some other little […]
Toronto Police Service | Toronto Star Police in Toronto have charged former CBC radio host Jian Ghomeshi with four sexual assault counts and one of “Overcome Resistance – Choking.” He surrendered to police and is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday, the police say. Ghomeshi withdrew a planned suit against the CBC Tuesday. Show More Summary
The newest addition to SyFy’s stable of unscripted programming will be The Bazillion Dollar Club, a six-episode series about a group of tech entrepreneurs on a quest to amass fortunes so big they can only be described with made-up numbers. Show More Summary
The X-Men star is reportedly on board to play the late Apple cofounder. Universal picked up the pieces of Aaron Sorkin's much-ballyhooed Steve Jobs biopic after Sony Pictures dropped it last week. And according to the Hollywood Reporter, it looks like it found its star: The dude who played Magneto. Read Full Story
NASA's 3D printer on the International Space Station this week successfully produced the first object ever printed in orbit — a faceplate for the printer itself with the logos of NASA and Made in Space, the company that made the printer. Show More Summary
Universal Pictures gave fans a nice little holiday gift Tuesday with the early release of the Jurassic World trailer. It was the first big look at what director Colin Trevorrow has in store for the iconic Steven Spielberg/Michael Crichton franchise. Show More Summary
Star Wars and Disney have released a full list of select theaters across North American that will be showing an 88-second teaser trailer for Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens beginning Friday morning on December 28th, 2014 and continuing through the weekend. The Star Wars blog also mentions that, following this weekend, “the teaser […]
Did President Obama commit an act of imperial hubris on immigration, or was he simply following the humane lead of Presidents Reagan and George H.W. Bush? Did police officer Darren Wilson get away with murder, or did Michael Brown force...Show More Summary
Oh, shut the fuck up Peter King, you noxious blowhard: Rep. Peter King, R-New York, said Tuesday that President Barack Obama should invite Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson to meet with him at the White House. “I think it would be very helpful if President Obama went and met with the police officer, or at [Read more...]
Yesterday, more than 170 demonstrations took place across the country to protest a St. Louis County grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Brown. Protestors blocked roadways and interstates from New York City to Los Angeles.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. Twitter Expands its Commerce Lineup with Twitter Offers, Which Link To Your Credit or Debit Card (TechCrunch) Twitter just announced that it’s testing a new commerce product called Twitter Offers. Show More Summary
The Washington Redskins will bench Robert Griffin III and start Colt McCoy on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. It's the second-straight year that RGIII has been benched to end the season. Over theShow More Summary
Can 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' repeat over the holiday weekend? Or can 'Horrible Bosses 2' and 'Penguins of Madagascar' claim victory? [...]
We've found some sensational Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. BUT, it's important to keep your eye on Facebook and Twitter this weekend as all the major travel brands will be popping up great discount promotions and giveaways to win your devotion and dollars. Show More Summary
After the grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown, the Brown family has suffered another blow as their church was set on fire, NBC News reports.
St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch When you think of a grand jury, you think of a fair system in which the prosecutor makes his or her best case for bringing someone to trial for committing a crime, presenting the best evidence...Show More Summary
Hillary Rodham Clinton offered praise for President Barack Obama's executive actions to stave off deportation for millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally.
In the towns where the Kurdish Peshmerga military, the Iraqi military, and ad-hoc Shiite militias have succeeded in eliminating the Sunni terrorist group the Islamic State, that power vacuum has led to contests between Kurds and Arabs over who is in charge of picking up the pieces. Show More Summary
Businesses burned in Ferguson on Monday. The Missouri National Guard was nowhere to be seen. A Ferguson business owner went off on Missouri Governor Jay Nixon after he abandoned them AGAIN on Monday. At least 18 Ferguson businesses were torched … Continue reading ?