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Marshawn Lynch, Rob Gronkowski and Conan O’Brien playing ‘Mortal Kombat X’ is the best

22 hours agoSports : The Early Lead

Watching people play video games doesn’t sound like the most exciting way to spend 11 minutes of your time, but when it’s late night host Conan O’Brien, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch and New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski playing the yet-to-be released game “Mortal Kombat X,” you might wish the video was […]

Rand Paul Says Jeb Bush A Hypocrite For Smoking Pot

With Bush’s admission he smoked put, Paul says he’s a hypocrite for not favoring legalization. “You would think he’d have a little more understanding then,” Paul said on Friday, in comments to The Hill after the Boston Globe reported Bush had used the drug in the late 60s during his student days Phillips Academy in [...]

Rand Paul Blasts Jeb Bush Over 'Pot' Hypocrisy

And so it begins. Hold your hats, the clown car rodeo has just left the station. The Boston Globe reported that Jeb was a pot smoking party animal and a bully in college so Rand Paul jumped on that information and immediately slammed him. Sen. Show More Summary

'The Blacklist's' James Spader hopes Super Bowl XLIX is 'good enough' to keep viewers around

Raymond "Red" Reddington isn't someone who ordinarily needs much help, but he's getting a major boost anyway."The Blacklist" resumes its second NBC season Sunday (Feb. 1), as the show chosen to follow one of the biggest events of any television year: the Super Bowl. Show More Summary

Patriots vs. Seahawks: Final Odds, Prop Bets, Predictions for Super Bowl 2015

You’ve done your homework, read your scouting reports and weighed up your options leading up to the Super Bowl showdown between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks. Now it’s time to decide what you want to bet on in the various...Show More Summary

Westchester cop pulls gun on teens over snowball fight

A police officer appears to have been caught on camera pointing his gun at teenagers who were reportedly having a snowball fight last week.

White House grapples with terror rhetoric

In the days after a deadly terror spree in Paris, President Barack Obama was criticized for purposely avoiding calling the attacks an example of "Islamic extremism," settling for the more generic "violent extremism." Continue reading ? The post White House grapples with terror rhetoric appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Early Morning Thread 2/1/15: Just One Meal, KC [krakatoa]

Heading to K.C. Mo. later today. First time there. If you could only eat one meal in K.C., or between there and the airport, what would it be? That, and other things, on this morning's open thread....

Richard Sherman, NFL Anti-Violence PSA & Anti-Women Ads, Get Super Bowl Barbs On ‘SNL’

NBC’s Saturday Night Live was very good to NBC’s Sunday Night Live, AKA the Super Bowl telecast, tossing barbs of varying pointedness at the big game. The best bit was the shortest, from Weekend Update co-anchor Colin Jost, who noted...Show More Summary

Sundance 2015 Awards: 'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl' Wins Big

The official awards for the 2015 Sundance Film Festival were announced tonight at a ceremony in Park City. We've been anxiously awaiting the results of the awards at Sundance, and now we know who won big - Me & Earl & the Dying Girl, directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, starring Thomas Mann and Olivia Cooke. Show More Summary

SNL parodied Marshawn Lynch and Richard Sherman

Following Key & Peele’s take on Marshawn Lynch and Richard Sherman during their Super Bowl special on Friday, SNL’s Kenan Thompson and Jay Pharaoh parodied the Seahawks duo on Saturday Night Live this weekend. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1fa5DHIsILM The best part to me was the “diehard” Seahawks fan since the beginning – 2013. Show More Summary

EXCL. PREVIEW: Flynn, Baker, Yardley Make Monsters in "Sonic Universe" #72

From Ian Flynn, Aleah Baker, and Tracy Yardley comes a story of monsters on an isolated island in this preview of Archie Comics "Sonic Universe" #72,

Royal Photographic Society announces medals touring exhibition for International Members' Biennial competition

The results of the Royal Photographic Society's International Member's competition have been announced after judges selected 100 images for a touring exhibition from almost 3300 entries. The competition, which is held every other year,...Show More Summary

Here's What 'Game Of Thrones' Star Maisie Williams' 'Most Difficult' Scene Could Be

HBO just debuted the "Game of Thrones" Season 5 trailer, but now there's even more news causing excitement in the realm. On Friday during a Reddit AMA, "Game of Thrones" star Maisie Williams, who plays Arya Stark, was asked if any scene in the show was "particularly difficult" for her. Show More Summary

Ben Affleck, Matt Damon Take Blame for Deflategate on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Everyone has been wanting to know who is responsible for Deflategate. Thankfully, Jimmy Kimmel was able to use his connections to help us get to the bottom of the scandal. John Krasinski, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon and other celebrity New...Show More Summary

Super Bowl 2015 Score, MVP, Fantasy Stats Predictions for Patriots vs. Seahawks

For fantasy owners, Sunday's Super Bowl is the end of the road. It is one last chance to scribble some notes on some of the game's greatest players in order to obtain a head start when it comes to next year's draft process. In that sense, it is also a beginning. Show More Summary

Filled Negro Says He Doesn't Give A Damn That "Suge Knight" Has Killed More Black People Than "The Duck Dynasty Rednecks" Or That Singers "Jagged Edge" Has Physically Assaulted More Black Women Than Did Republican Mike Huckabee. The Cosmic Injury Suffere

"Hip Hop Voice Of The Street Pirate" Enterpreneur Suge Knight Turns Himself In After Running Over A Black Man With His Vehicle And Then Speeding Away - Like A Klansman Huffington Post - "Authorities Review Video Of Suge Knight's Killing...Show More Summary

Super Bowl 49: Patriots no longer favored to beat Seahawks in Vegas

With only hours to go until the kick off of Super Bowl XLIX, the final bets are being placed in Las Vegas and those bets are being placed -- surprise, surprise -- on the Seattle Seahawks.

The Administration' Epidemic Speech Tic

Why would the administration think calling terrorists ‘insurgents’ could disguise the true nature of their acts? What distinguishes them from ‘terrorists’ attacking civilians, our troops, our contractors, our interests and allies in particularly brutal fashion?

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