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SNL, Dakota Johnson under fire for not-very-edgy ISIS sketch.

4 hours agoHumor / odd : Happy Place

Is it ever okay to make jokes about anything? The Internet wonders. Saturday Night Live is facing some harsh criticism for a commercial parody gently titled "Father Daughter Ad." In the sketch, Dakota Johnson plays a teenage girl being dropped off by her dad. Show More Summary

If Supreme Court rules against Obamacare, states have few options

With Supreme Court arguments in the latest challenge to the Affordable Care Act just days away, a sense of impending crisis has hit state officials and patient advocates in many parts of the country. Many worry they have no good options.

Dakota Johnson’s Pubic Hair In Fifty Shades Wasn’t Real, And I Feel So Lied To

Hey guys, I've got news for you. Everything you've ever been told is a lie and nothing is real. And by "everything," I of course mean Dakota Johnson's pubic hair in Fifty Shades of Grey. More » Dakota Johnson’s Pubic Hair In Fifty Shades Wasn’t Real, And I Feel So Lied To is a post from Crushable - Entertainment, Hot Guys, Movies and Celebrity News.

Silent Circle launches Enterprise Privacy Platform for secure business use #MWC15

Today at Mobile World Congress, Silent Circle has announced the launch of the world’s first privacy platform for mobile users aimed at the business market. It’s a system of devices, services, and software based on ZRTP – a cryptographic mobile protocol, built for privacy. Show More Summary

The Walking Dead Season 5 Episode 12 Recap: A New/Old Sheriff in Town

Rick Grimes and company actually took a shower on The Walking Dead Season 5 Episode 12. But did that mean they washed away all of their paranoia? Watch The Walking Dead Season 5 Episode 12 Online We picked up this week with the survivors...Show More Summary

Mortal Kombat X: Mobile announced

Warner Bros. has announced Mortal Kombat X: Mobile, due out April for iOS and Android devices. As you'd expect, it's a mobile version of gory fighting game Mortal Kombat X. Unlike its big brother, however, Mortal Kombat: Mobile is free-to-play and is described as a "fighting/card-battler hybrid". Show More Summary

American Blogger in Bangladesh Hacked To Death By Islamic Extremists

5 hours agoNews : Jonathan Turley

Another blogger has fallen victim to Islamic extremists. Avijit Roy, a Bangladesh-born U.S. citizen, was hacked to death during a walk with his wife in Dhaka as both were returning from a book fair at Dhaka University. How did he insult Islam? No, it wasn’t a cartoon or a satirical poem. He wrote about religious […]

Minnie Minoso: Chicago’s First Black Major League Baseball Player Dead Aged 90

Baseball legend Minnie Minoso has died today, Sunday March 01, at the age of 90 according toReuters. Minoso was nicknamed the Cuban Comet and became Chicago’s first black player when he joined the White Sox in 1951. Minoso played 16 seasons in the major leagues including 12 seasons for the White Sox. Show More Summary

The Smithsonian has the Starship Enterprise used on ‘Star Trek’. But it isn’t on display

With the death on Friday of “Star Trek” actor Leonard Nimoy, mourners might be looking for a place to pay tribute to their favorite Vulcan. Alas, the Smithsonian’s model of the Starship Enterprise used on the cult hit TV series isn’t available for public view, although it’s part of the Air and Space Museum’s vast […]

North Korea fires missiles in anger at South-US military drills

5 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea and vowed “merciless” retaliation Monday as the US and South Korea kicked off joint military drills denounced by Pyongyang as recklessly confrontational. The annual exercises always trigger a surge in military tensions...

Tim Cook talks privacy, Apple Watch, and Steve Jobs in new interview

Apple CEO Tim Cook recently gave an interview with German newspaper BILD, speaking on topics ranging from the Apple Watch to data privacy, and Steve Jobs. The interview with Cook hit on many topics, including the importance of privacy. Show More Summary

Jon Stewart to Rudy Giuliani: Shuuuuuut Up!

Stewart took Giuliani to task for his attack on President Obama and his crass exploitation of 9/11. Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani clawed his way back into the spotlight recently with some harsh comments about the President. "I do not believe, and I know this is a horrible thing to say, but I do not believe that the president loves America. Show More Summary

House of Cards and Direct Job Creation Policy

It’s pretty rare that pop culture and my dissertation intersect, so when President Frank Underwood announced his “America Works” proposal in the first episode of the third season of Netflix’s House of Cards, my ears definitely pricked up. In the show, President Underwood proposes (on the Colbert Report!): “a new jobs program we’re calling America […]

Netanyahu on Iran deal: I have ‘moral obligation’ to speak up

WASHINGTON — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu insisted Monday that his plans to address Congress are not aimed at disrespecting President Barack Obama, even as he assailed the U.S. leader's bid for a nuclear deal with Iran as...Show More Summary

Maggie Smith Isn't Returning To Downton Abbey After Next Season - Does This Confirm It'll Be The Final Season For The Show??

Nooo! Say it isn't so! Maggie Smith got very realistic about her part as the Dowager Countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey, and revealed that the sixth season will be her last. She explained: "They say this is the last one, and I can't see how it could go on. I mean, I certainly can't keep going. [...]

LG Watch Urbane LTE hands-on: Gorgeous, but a bit bulky

A few days before the MWC 2015 madness started, LG surprised smartwatch fans by announcing a one of the best-looking smartwatches yet, at least until Huawei’s watch was unveiled: the LG Watch Urbane and its SIM-card carrying cohort, the LG Watch Urbane LTE. Show More Summary

Matt Stoller: The Broader Net Neutrality Narrative

How the net neutrality fight created a new coalition of industrial interests and a new, sophisticated political consciousness.

Why a DHS shutdown won’t stop Obama’s immigration orders

The Department of Homeland Security this week remains on shutdown alert after Congress approved another seven days of funding for the agency on Friday. That leaves Republicans continuing an internal debate over whether to partially close the department to protest President Obama’s controversial immigration actions, which he announced in November. Show More Summary

Revealed: The Secret Feud With William Shatner That Leonard Nimoy Took To The Grave — Does That Explain The Funeral No-Show?

After William Shatner didn’t attend Leonard Nimoy‘s funeral, takes a look at the factors that caused a rift between the Star Trek co-stars over the years. The upcoming edition… READ ON

William Shatner Funeral: Actor Talks Leonard Nimoy On Twitter, But Didn’t Attend His Funeral

William Shatner did not attend the funeral for actor Leonard Nimoy because he has a charity event with the American Red Cross to attend on the same day. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Shatner took some time to share his memories...Show More Summary

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