While people have been arguing about the Scarlett Johansson casting for the Ghost in the Shell film, I've been busy re-acquainting myself with the series. It...took a while. The original movie? Near perfect. The fact that a multimedia...Show More Summary
While a few athletes have dropped out, the Games as well as the Paralympics are going to happen. This despite the fact that every week brings a new announcement about the damage Zika does.
Listen, we know the song too. We've all heard the song, okay? It's not your fault for thinking that was the goal of the massively popular new mobile game, "Pokémon GO," but there is, in fact, no way to "catch 'em all" in it. There are 151 so-called "first generation" Pokémon. Show More Summary
Lorde had an interesting experience in her Uber ride – her driver was impressed by a previous celebrity passenger, but not by her presence in the slightest! “uber driver currently busting a nut about the fact that there was a ‘celebrity passenger’ just before me,” the 19-year-old entertainer wrote on her Twitter account. “i can [...]
Netflix is one of our favorite companies here at MakeUseOf. Almost every one of the staff is a subscriber. Even following the service as closely as we do, there is a lot we didn’t know about Netflix, so I set out to find 10 really interesting facts… 1. Show More Summary
At the annual BookExpo America conference in 2010, William Gibson gave a prescient address about the future of the future — or, rather, about the fact that the capital-F Future, the one he’d grown up dreaming about and reading about, didn’t exist anymore. Once, Gibson argued, the promise of the future ... More »
There may be a new Toyota Supra! There may always be a new Supra around, in fact, something we’ve been dreaming about ever since the last one rolled off the Motomachi line in 1998, a rumor with as much lasting power as the one of a mid-engined Corvette. Show More Summary
If there is one thing that you need to know about Ira Glass, aside from the fact that his voice has the texture of fine silk, it's that he swears a lot in person. That's according to Mike Birbiglia, who worked with Glass on Don't Think Twice and had to suffer ... More »
Let's start with the bare facts: India's flag carrier Air India doesn't have a great reputation. Whenever I’ve asked people about their experience on the airline, they cite inexplicable delays, poorly maintained aircraft, a non-negligible risk of food poisoning, or rude staff. Show More Summary
The two Packers players implicated in the Al Jazeera report about performance-enhancing drugs didn’t say too much Tuesday as they reported to camp, beyond the fact they haven’t talked to the NFL and didn’t think much of the allegations, to begin with. (Then again, the fact they talked at all probably qualifies Green Bay’s media…
The building, once referred to by Walt Whitman as “a majestic and lovely show there in the moonlight,” has stood as an architectural wonder in the City of Brotherly Love since 1901.
Bill Clinton made the case that his wife is “the best darn change-maker I’ve ever met my entire life” at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday night. In fact, he made this point over and over and over again. Whereas Melania Trump, in her speech to the Republican National Convention last week, merely asked voters to […]
If every kind of pain sends you into a state of panic, then you need to consider the fact that... The post 5 Signs You Might Be a Hypochondriac and What to Do About It appeared first on Lifehack.
Watch it with me. Hillary is nominated. That's the central fact, but there's got to be more going on here. Help me find something to talk about.
Oh geez, Donald Trump discovered the thing that 4 year old viewers of Sesame Street could have told him in song! One of these things is not like the others. No, really, Donald! In fact, one of last night's speakers, Al Franken, wrote a whole book about it! Fox News lies, Donald. Thanks for noticing!
Whether you were a fan of her thrillers, like 'I Know What You Did Last Summer,' or preferred more lighthearted fare like 'Hotel For Dogs,' Lois Duncan’s name probably appeared somewhere on your bookshelves when you were younger.
Julian Assange, the founder and chief of WikiLeaks, the information-leaking site that released nearly 30,000 private Democratic National Committee emails last week on the eve of that party’s national convention, has been at the center of controversy for years. Show More Summary
Arnold Schwarzenegger inspired the unexpected indie hit, which hit theaters 10 years ago.
We should probably talk about what happened this past weekend at the Brickyard 400 before we talk about the upcoming Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway. That win by Kyle Busch was so much more than the 149 laps led or the fact that he won two years in a row. Show More Summary
Never mind the fact that the air you’re breathing is mostly steam and the sidewalk outside your door is melting into a ribbon of dingy goo. It’s time to start thinking about Christmas—or about getting hammered and busting the joint up. Show More Summary