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SOE devs on EverQuest Next's 'life of consequence'

We've known for a while that SOE is cooking up some sort of emergent AI concoction for EverQuest Next. The company famously partnered with Storybricks last year to bring its fantasy NPCs to life, and a newly released video sheds a bit...Show More Summary

Newswire: Tim & Eric directed a lightbulb commercial starring Jeff Goldblum

Even the most famous weirdos have to eat, and Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim have never tried to hide their work making ads for companies like Old Spice and Absolut Vodka (not that they’d be able to deny any of the bizarre spots were theirs in the first place). Show More Summary

VICE Shorts: I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'The Black Balloon'

I love balloons—party balloons, animal balloons, hot air balloons, condom balloons... They’re wonderful to pop with sharp objects. But perhaps most importantly, they can sometimes soar in a truly magical way. In 2012's The Black Balloon, 100 colorful balloons are accidentally released into the New York City sky. Show More Summary

Here's The Real Reason Mila Kunis Became The Voice Of Meg Griffin

"Family Guy" wouldn't quite be the same without Mila Kunis voicing the family black sheep, Meg Griffin. But if not for a contract mistake, that might have never happened. Originally, "Mean Girls" star Lacey Chabert was cast in the role...Show More Summary

New ‘John Wick’ Trailer: Keanu Reeves Returns With a Vengeance

I don’t think I spoke to anyone at Fantastic Fest who saw John Wick and didn’t like it. I heard praise for Keanu Reeves‘ turn as a killer, for the action and overall direction of Chad Stahelski, who was Reeves‘ stunt double in The Matrix, and stunt choreographer for Man of Tai Chi, and, yeah, for the dog. Show More Summary

We Met the World's Leading Authority on Bootleg Bart Simpson T-Shirts

The Simpsons is a cultural institution, a television series that can cause grown adults to lose all sense of sanity when they find out a character on the show might die—a cartoon character, no less. But back in the early 1990s, it was still fresh, still earning its place in the cultural lexicon. Show More Summary

Bette Davis Skewers Sexism In Unheard Interview From 1963

When film legend Bette Davis (1908 - 1989) sat down with entertainment journalist Shirley Eder to discuss the sexes, the year was 1963, and Davis was smack in the middle of her career. But even today, her words remain as relevant asShow More Summary

Review: ‘Middle-Earth: Shadow Of Mordor’ Makes It Personal

Onpaper,Middle-Earth:ShadowOfMordorlookslikeacompetentcloneoftheBatman:Arkhamseries.It’sgotthesamecombat,withafewtrickscribbedfromAssassin’sCreedandafewothergames.Butitalsohasanewmechanic,somethingthatfeelsfresh,andsomethingthatwillmakeyouinvestedinthegamewaymorethanyoushouldbe.

Steven Soderbergh Is Doing Some Next-Level Work on The Knick

This article originally appeared in Vulture. Let’s take a moment to appreciate what we’re watching when we watch The Knick: the greatest sustained display of directorial virtuosity in the history of American TV, courtesy of the show’s...Show More Summary

This Chihuahua Catching Bubbles In Slow Motion Will Give You The Warm And Fuzzies

Audrey the chihuahua might be small, but a slow motion video posted last month proves she really has the heart of a lion. Owner Brady Haran gave Audrey what must be the ultimate doggy daydream: a floor full of bubbles to chase. A less courageous pup might have given up when the first bubble burst before she could capture it, but not Audrey. Show More Summary

5 Minute Parody Dismantles Premise Of ‘Girlfriend Intervention' Lifetime Series (VIDEO)

Does the idea of taking “a basic woman” and turning her “from a red hot mess to a bootylicious babe” make you uncomfortable? If so,Lifetime's new series "Girlfriend Intervention" may not be for you... but this spoof on it is. Comedians...Show More Summary

This Philadelphia Trolley Operator’s Narration Helps Brighten The Days Of His Passengers

MikeFullerissomethingofalegendinSouthwestPhiladelphia.AlthoughI’vepersonallyneverhadthepleasureofridingonehistrolleys,I’veheardstoriesabouttheSEPTATrolleyOperatorwhokeepspassengersentertainedwithhisbizarreandhilariousnarrationsasifhe’salocaltourguide—givingFrankReynoldsarunforhismoney...Show More Summary

Bayonetta 2 gets the best Star Fox Easter egg ever

It's been known for a while that Platinum Games would be giving the Wii U version of Bayonetta and its Nintendo-exclusive sequel special costumes so she could dress up like Link, Samus, Peach and even Fox McCloud. But a new video byShow More Summary

A Conservative Politician in the UK Borrowed from 'Trainspotting' in a Speech

Photo via the Conservative Party Flickr account Yesterday, Conservative Chancellor George Osborne gave a big speech in which he outlined his party’s vision for the years ahead. Austerity was the theme, with Osborne pledging to cut £3 billion ($4.86 billion) a year from the welfare budget. Show More Summary

These Kids And Pets Hate Taking Baths, Try To Avoid Them By Being Adorable

You'd think a bath would be a nice way to relax, but some kids and pets disagree. Instead, these clever scamps employ some creative strategies to avoid the tub, like the "do something adorable" method: And the "never stop moving" play: How can you say no to those hilariously adorable tactics? We sure can't. Check out the supercut of bath avoiders above. H/T Tastefully Offensive

Michael Che Reveals Why Getting Hired At 'SNL' Is 'Weird'

"Saturday Night Live" may have a little communication problem. While on "Late Night with Seth Meyers," Michael Che revealed that even after "SNL" hired him, he had no idea he worked there. In fact, the comedian only found out because...Show More Summary

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