Frank YangWho: Laura Marling What: English folk artist whose prodigious talent is dwarfed only by her prolific output; Once I Was An Eagle will be her fourth album in just over five years, and she’s barely 23 years old. Why: Eagle is out May 25, but Marling is kicking off her North American tour behind [...]
Duck Dynasty's extreme popularity is now as well-known as its total artificiality. It's a scripted sitcom that lies to viewers, except it's honest about one thing: its cast members' personalities. The cast appeared on Katie Couric'sShow More Summary
Here's today's formerly-live Destructoid Show, on which I wear a bad shirt again. Nintendo had one of their little Nintendo Direct press conference thingies this morning, and a bunch of news came out of that. They're also doing little mini-E3 events for the public. Show More Summary
Fruitvale Station star Michael B. Jordan talked with the Huffington Post recently about his breakthrough role in the Sundance sensation and also briefly about the possibility of playing The Human Torch in Josh Tranks’ upcoming Fantastic Four reboot. Huffington Post writes, “Jordan acknowledges … Continue reading ?
Like a moth to a flame that burns by the fire, our love for Janet Jackson is blind, can’t you see our desire — to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Janet with another Twitter re-listening party. Yes, you read that right, Janet turns the big 2-0 on Saturday (May 18). Instead of wallowing in the... More »
The first scene of the second season of Wrecked, a comedy web series created by Seattle-area production company Honey Toad, is a stilted dialogue between two stock sitcom characters, accompanied by an awkward laugh track. Eventually,...Show More Summary
Looking for a beefy enforcer who can dominate close-range combat in Infinite Crisis? Look no further than Gaslight Joker, the newest champion spotlighted in Turbine's ongoing DC-centric MOBA video reveals. Turbine says its laughing butcher...Show More Summary
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Blondfire's new alt-rock single "Waves" sounds like something Olivia Newton John would be singing in the 1980s, and a song I'd be pumping through my...
Last week, the Singapore-based Social Star Awards released a teaser for its upcoming show, with Harley Morenstein of Epic Meal Time and Jesse Heiman (best known for his appearance in one of GoDaddy's controversial Super Bowl ads). In...Show More Summary
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Justin Lin's YOMYOMF has been awfully quiet of late, but rumors of the YouTube Original Channel's death have been greatly exaggerated. Instead, YOMYOMF is getting ready to ramp back up with the return of its flagship program, Internet Icon. Show More Summary
BUYER: Mark FosterSELLER: Maurice BenardLOCATION: Los Angeles, CAPRICE: $2,155,000SIZE: 4,637 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathroomsYOUR MAMAS NOTES: This one's for all the music hipsters and indie-pop aficionados out there who—like Your...Show More Summary
The Hollywood Reporter says that Gerard Butler is in talks to star in the sci-fi film The Raven. The movie is based on a viral short film from 2010. SYNOPSIS: Chris Black possesses a power that could lead to the … Continue reading ...
From the organizers of Up in the Aether: The Steampunk Convention:Greetings, Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, Heroes and Villains, Soldiers and Pirates! Welcome to Up In The Aether: The Steampunk Convention, Detroit's Newest Steampunk...Show More Summary
A "Power Rangers" reunion? Don't hold your breath. Earlier this week, David Yost -- a.k.a. the Blue Ranger -- refused an offer to appear on...
Jon Mooallem, author of Wild Ones, sits down to discuss human attitudes towards animals, copulation hats, chasing Martha Stewart across the tundra, and the historical relationship between Thomas Jefferson and mammoths.
Here it is at last — the first full-length trailer for Europa Report, the tense thriller about a mission to Jupiter's moon that goes horribly wrong. It's filled with stunning visuals and neat character moments. Plus laudatory quotes, including a couple from io9. Read more...
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With Metta World Peace and the Bishop Don Magic Juan looking on, Snoop places a call to Cleveland hero and McDonald’s aficionado Charles Ramsey. As you would imagine, Mr. Ramsey is a busy guy these days, but his handler clears a few minutes from his schedule so he can jump on the phone with Snoop. [...]