“Speaking objectively, things were better when I played.” The Kicker went all out in this meta-parody of sports talk shows – the rehashed topics, the overzealous declarations and the non-news ticker. Holy crap, an amateur player is going to go pro?! Astonishing.
Talking music, myths, and heroin with the mastermind behind Teen Suicide and Ricky Eat Acid.
"PSST! Don’t tell anyone, but the number of Asian Americans will surpass African Americans by the middle of this century," Ed Diokno wrote Tuesday for AsAmNews. "A recent report from Pew Research Center, 10 Demographic Trends Shaping the U.S., glossed over this hugely significant shift. Show More Summary
If you are a regular Hackaday reader, you’ve probably seen plenty of ESP8266 projects. After all, the inexpensive device is a workhorse for putting a project on WiFi, and it works well. There is a processor onboard, but, most often, the onboard CPU runs a stock firmware that exposes an AT command set or Lua or even BASIC. Show More Summary
Rex the dog has a rough past, but he's turning over a new feather. Before Rex was adopted, he used to attack cats and get in fights with other dogs. But a month after his adoption, Rex is showing his softer side — and it's saved theShow More Summary
Offering what could be seen as an ectoplasmic olive branch to the hordes of Ghostbusters fans who refuse to support Paul Feig’s new movie (for whatever reasons they might care to name), Sony has announced that it’ll be bringing the 1984 original, and all its attendant menfolk, back into theaters on June 8. Show More Summary
The Republican presidential campaign is getting apocalyptic. The Bloomberg News headline on a story by Ben Brody — "Boehner Uncorks on ‘Lucifer’ Cruz, Says He Wouldn’t Back Him in Fall" — led reader A.R. to wonder whether that "fall" is merely the October election, or rather the fall of Him the Almighty Power Hurld headlong flaming from th' […]
Would Captain America‘s shield still be bulletproof if it were made of titanium? How can you get an an official Stark Industries Xbox One with an arc reactor? Which other Marvel hero does Tom Holland want to stop by Spider-Man: Homecoming?...Show More Summary
Everybody’s got to start somewhere. For actors, it’s commercials (if they’re lucky). And if they’re really lucky, they parlay that work shilling burgers and condiments into starring roles in movies and TV, leaving behind these amusing relics for all to enjoy. Show More Summary
Selena Gomez just revealed that she has a very special date to the 2016 Met Ball this Monday (May 2) – her BFF Taylor Swift! The “Hands to Myself” singer and Taylor, who is honorary chair of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual event, are so excited to hit the carpet together. “We’re going together. [...]
We celebrate six LGBT athletes who changed the game forever.
Ryan Mauro does not like being labeled an anti-Muslim extremist. As Muslim and civil liberties groups this week expressed outrage over news that Mauro would be delivering a keynote address Thursday on "the threat of Islamic extremism"...Show More Summary
There are scores of TV shows out there, with dozens of new episodes each week, not to mention everything you can find on Hulu Plus, Netflix streaming, and HBO Go. How’s a viewer to keep up? To help you sort through all that television has to offer, Flavorwire is compiling the five best moments on […]
At Coachella this year, Kesha made a surprise appearance during Zedd’s performance. There, they premiered a new song, which was titled “True Colors.” And, no, it’s not a cover of the classic. People erupted — Kesha hadn’t made any new music in years! And now, it’s been released officially, and it’s pretty great. The song is the […]
You can check out the PAX East "How I Got Into Games Journalism" panel above, which featured Ashley Barry, Tanya DePass, Jillian Gorry, and, yeah, me.
The winner of two Best Documentary Awards and rated one of the top ten best music documentaries by nonfics.com, Adam Kahan's masterful "The Case of the Three Sided Dream" sold out at its premieres at SXSW film festival, the Blue Note jazz festival, and other festivals around the world. Show More Summary
Turns out, at least a year before Boseman officially got the role, he had some superhero-esque foreshadowing going on.
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(PG-13: Language) “I take two bits of bread and a lovely filling, put it all together and I make a killing!” Aunty Donna ends its underappreciated web series 1999 with a story about Sammy McGee, a schizophrenic sandwich vendor.
“Baby Baby,” a song I love because my mother has good taste in music and one that I only just realized could be sung as “Bobby Bobby” at karaoke, has been re-released by its original vocalist Amy Grant, along with a little help from the increasingly unavoidable (and sort of undefinable) pop mirage Tori Kelly. Read more...