Trekkies rejoice! Crowds gathered in Hall H at San Diego Comic Con today for the Star Trek 50th Anniversary panel were treated to a special first look at the new TV series, set to debut next year on CBS All Access
At least in until new content and trading arrives. The popularity of Pokemon Go during its debut week was unprecedented. Within three days of release, in the US alone, it had more active users than Twitter, topped the App Store, the Google Play charts and raked in millions of dollars. Apple even confirmed recently to Polygon it was downloaded […]
Further evidence of role of Israel lobby in Democratic Party: DNC chair Wasserman Schultz found Bernie Sanders's criticisms of Israel "disturbing," while Hillary Clinton campaign sought to use his stance to "marginalize" him, according to DNC emails published by Wikileaks.
Team USA towered over Argentina in their first tune-up match before going to the Rio Olympics. The final score was 111-74. USA was simply too fast and too aggressive on defense for Argentina. The team also showed versatility in its offensive attack dominating in the paint and from outside.
An attorney was removed from a Youngstown, Ohio, court and taken into custody after a judge declared her in contempt for refusing to take off a Black Lives Matter pin. Youngstown Municipal Court Judge Robert Milich said Attorney Andrea Burton was in contempt of court for refusing to remove the pin in his courtroom as instructed. Show More Summary
Over the last year there has been a recurrent refrain about the seeming bromance between Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. More seriously, but relatedly, many believe Trump is an admirer and would-be emulator of Putin's increasingly autocratic and illiberal rule. Show More Summary
Stephen Colbert don't care. Stephen Colbert don't give a shit. After a week of The Late Show's very good, very entertaining live coverage of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Stephen Colbert just wants to put his feet up, relax, and have a refreshing beer in the comfort of his own ... More »
How many licks does it take to get the White House to reject you? According to an email Wikileaks published in a massive hack of the Democratic National Committee database on Friday, just one. After pop star Ariana Grande was captured...Show More Summary
So, Donald Trump once again blamed Ted Cruz for the fact that he called Cruz’s wife ugly, once again suggested Cruz’s dad was close with Lee Harvey Oswald, and suggested that the National Enquirer deserves a Pulitzer Prize. Then, he formed a plan to create a Super-PAC to defeat Ted Cruz in the future. Donald […]
You wanna be the very best, like no one ever was? Take a page from the handbook of Shaylor Duranleau, the cosplayer who became the unexpected star of San Diego Comic-Con with his elaborate Pokémon GO-inspired costume. When we first spotted Duranleau in the lobby of the convention center, he couldn't make it six feet without being stopped for a photo. Show More Summary
Josh Marshall explores the disturbing relationship between Donald Trump and the regime of Russia under Vladimir Putin on Talking Points Memo. Over the last year there has been a recurrent refrain about the seeming bromance between Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. More seriously, but relatedly, many believe Trump is an admirer and would-be [...]Show More Summary
The first teaser trailer for Zack Snyder’s upcoming Justice League movie arrived at San Diego’s Comic-Con today. The clip shows Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne recruiting Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), Aquaman (Jason Momoa), the Flash, (Ezra Miller), and Cyborg (Ray Fischer) for his new superhero team, and it’s soundtracked by the White Stripes’ “Icky Thump.” […]
Check the official Comic-Con trailer for KONG: SKULL ISLAND, starring Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John Goodman, and John C. Reilly. In my opinion the trailer looks fantastic, but that just me. What do you think? Let us know. Show More Summary
Premier League champions Leicester City secured a penalty shootout victory over Celtic after a 1-1 draw in normal time in the International Champions Cup (ICC). Riyad Mahrez netted within seconds of the second-half whistle, but Leicester...Show More Summary
Billionaire entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel delivered a short, sharp speech Thursday night ahead of Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention. Most reports focused on the fact that Thiel said he was "proud to be gay." He was the first RNC speaker to talk about being gay on stage. Show More Summary
Evan Blass, prominent leaker and VentureBeat reporter, has revealed what he believes to be the release window for the next iPhone. If his hunch is correct, then we should expect the iPhone 7 and its various iterations to be released during the week of September 12th, 2016. more… Filed under: Apple
Warner Bros. Pictures takes over Hall H for a 2 hour presentation featuring the upcoming DC movies, as well as KING ARTHUR, FANTASTIC BEASTS, KONG: SKULL ISLAND, and more.
Man, Peter Dinklage really can't pronounce "benevolent" can he? The post Please Do Enjoy This Game of Thrones Blooper Reel appeared first on WIRED.
Former Ku Klux Klan leader and Holocaust denier David Duke will not see support from the Republican Party in his run for U.S. Senate. Reince Priebus, the Republican National Convention chairman, tweeted a rejection of Duke Saturday,Show More Summary
"We're going to recapture my creatures before they get hurt..." Warner Bros has unleashed one more trailer from Comic-Con, this one for the upcoming Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. We've already seen two...Show More Summary