Marvel’s Netflix Defenders have largely kept to their home turf of Hell’s Kitchen, appearing at New York Comic-Con, rather than the big show in San Diego, but if anyone could break the mold, it’d be Luke Cage. Yes, sweet Christmas, Luke Cage is coming to Comic-Con 2016 for a sneak peek of the new Netflix series. Continue reading…
If you're even tangentially into anime or tokusatsu, then you're probably already familiar with SH Figuarts, the high-end line of action figures from Bandai and Tamashii Nations, but if you're not, let me tell you how much I love them. Show More Summary
It's the most wonderful time of the year. No, not Christmas, and no, not the start of summer. It's time to start speculating who will be the next Bachelor! JoJo Fletcher is down...
Christmas is coming early for owners of polluting Volkswagen TDI models now that the automaker has agreed to pay up to $14.7 billion to settle claims in the diesel emissions scandal. Volkswagen’s settlement with the federal government, owners and regulators will see it buy back some 475,000 2.0-liter diesel vehicles in the U.S. Show More Summary
"For British bigots the Brexit vote was like White Christmas and the day after was like racist Boxing Day."
I don’t read category romances these days, but they hold a special place in my heart. Back in the day, Mom and I would head out to Crown Books to stock up on the newest Loveswepts, Silhouettes, and Harlequins. She’d be curled up in the...Show More Summary
We went monster hunting. We caught nothing. “E3’s greatest omission was a key Christmas release on which both industry and gamers can hang their hats” “What have you got?” “Few interviews. I saw Detroit this morning.” “Right.” Silence. And that was that. It was as difficult to find anything exciting to say during E3 2016 […]
Congratulations, your incredibly specific dream of seeing Constance Wu play "a military psychologist on active duty who wants nothing more than to spend Christmas leave with her wife and daughter" has come true. Wu will star in an episode of Hulu's Dimension 404, a sci-fi anthology series that's like Black Mirror by ... More »
It's fairly routine in the younger grades at school to invite all of the children in your child's class to their birthday party. When Jennifer Kiss-Engele handled the invites for her son Sawyer's birthday over Christmas break, she was...Show More Summary
There wasn’t a lot to do in town. There was the fishing derby, and sometimes during Christmas someone would decorate a tree and stand it in an empty lot, along with cardboard Santa Clauses. But there were no parades. Most of this Lake Isabella community’s residents went to the James Sierra Gate...
Saving money when shopping for Christmas gifts is often about timing. Timing your purchases so you can buy when the price is the lowest, and not be stuck buying when demand, and thus the price tag, is at its peak. If you can plan ahead and cross names off your Christmas list now, not only can you...
Left-wingers in our colleges and universities have simply gone insane. Now they are claiming Christmas and golf are “microaggressions” and “racist” and should be banned. The Daily Caller tells us
This is the sixth in a loosely linked series of novels about the Carrigans of the Circle C Ranch. The story starts off well. Willa and her son, Scout, are driving through a snowstorm to a vacation at the Bramble House B&B. They’re being followed. Show More Summary
Pride is sort of like every holiday rolled into one. We dress up like its Halloween (though arguably there’s only one costume theme), we celebrate love like it’s Valentine’s day, the excitement is so high you’d think it was Christmas and we eat like it’s Thanksgiving. Ha! Kidding — who eats during Pride? Also just [...]
“Did not really sleep: no Xanax / yesterday, which means I won’t sleep, / then the next night is usually OK, / Xanax or no. It’s Christmas Eve / in Spain, the important day. We’ll / break Dorota’s wafer. My mood / is less good than yesterday when / I would call it ‘normal’.” A few new poems by Kathryn Maris at […] The post Break-Up Letter appeared first on The Millions.
Y’all, this is going to be a review with several part: I’m putting the basic plot summary and analysis up top, and then there shall be semi-spoilery THOUGHTS. Our main characters are Willa Fairchild and Finn Conrad. Willa is a single...Show More Summary
Or, we could ask, is Brexit like Passchendaele or like The Somme? I mean, of course, whether the noun Brexit should normally be used with a definite article ("Are you for or against the Brexit?") or without ("Are you for or against Brexit?"). We need to ignore all the constructions in which Brexit is a modifier of another […]
Two businessmen donning elf hats to drop off Christmas presents for officers’ wives and children. A private jet chartered for a Las Vegas Super Bowl weekend with a prostitute available for all... To view the full story, click the title link.
Of all the men and women who have been to space, James Lovell is the only one to have vthe moon twice without setting foot on it. Aboard Apollo 8, his crew became the first to orbit the moon on Christmas eve 1968, a scheduled operation. Then, in 1970 on [...]