There are some things you just don't want to wait for, so here we go: happy summer, folks. In the news: Toronto Community Housing vows to do something about senior citizen evictions, the TDSB keeps a music program, the plastic bag debate gets put to bed, and the Centre Island hedge maze might be coming back. Show More Summary
So, do we call them “Superboy” or “Souljahead”?? Hot damn ho here we go again. Karrine “Superhead” Steffans might just have added another rapper to her long list of bar-spittin’ boos. Yesterday she posted a gang of cutesy azz pics
The next time you go to the beach, take along this awesome Superman Daily Planet & Chains Beach Towel. It’s super, just like the Man of Steel himself. It shows Superman flying up at full speed breaking through some chains, which were probably put there by Lex Luthor. Luthor should know by now that he [...]
It's been a "heavy lifting" week for me, as my afternoon colleague Andy Pollin is off, so I am running the crab boat in the afternoon as well. It's more work than you'd think, having to manage the show, and not just scoff at Andy's miguided...Show More Summary
Is it just me, or does it seem like the year just started? But here we are, in June, and we are all thinking of ways to enjoy the summer with our families because we know that in the blink of an eye it will be time to go pumpkin picking. Whether you stay local, Keep Reading ?
Well, well, look at this. Just yesterday we wrote about how the Supreme Court said this week that patent holders can't use their patents as a get out of jail free card when facing antitrust investigations from the FTC. While many had...Show More Summary
WHEN the cleaners go through federal parliament later this year they should take their brooms and buckets through the parliamentary press gallery. The self-styled insiders…
It's the minions' world, we just live in it... Gru's rocky road to niceness... Never date the daughter of a supervillain... From the luxurious Cinefantastique...
Because fashion never goes out of style, fashion portals continue to bring in the money not just from consumers looking for the next big thing -- be it style or bargain, ideally both -- but also investors keen to ride the wave. The latest...Show More Summary
It's the minions' world, we just live in it... Gru's rocky road to niceness... Never date the daughter of a supervillain... From the luxurious Cinefantastique Online studios in NYC, Dan Persons brings you up-to-date on what's happening in the world of genre media.
It's a big gamble for a TV series to go live, which is just what TV Land's "Hot in Cleveland" did for their Season 4 summer premiere on Wednesday (June 19). Which cast member flubbed first?
(Via FACT) He was going nowhere, working a dead-end job, “the midnight shift out of a bookstore” (and what kind of bookshop is even open at midnight?). One night in June he turned on MTV and there’s Beck. Beck’s just swept the boardShow More Summary
Turkish PM Recep Erdogan has let a decade of power go to his head. His last ditch sectarian turn is truly dangerous for Turkey's Alewites - and Syria is just over the border, write Guy Rundle and Andrew Penny
A Saudi billionaire wants to put up a mile-high skyscraper—he's just not sure where. But Prince Alwaleed bin Talal isn't about to go begging municipalities for permission. Instead, he wants the big cities of the world—New York, London, and Shanghai are among those he mentioned—to woo him...
The trailer for Crystal Fairy is the ideal antidote to seeing Michael Cera go psycho in the Magic Magic trailer. In this more lighthearted indie, Cera plays Jaime, a free-wheeling kid visiting Chile (yes, just like in Magic Magic - that movie and Crystal Fairy share the same director, Sebastian Silva). Show More Summary
The reveal of the Xbox One didn't go as Microsoft hoped. Gamers loved the system, but hated the absurd restrictions placed on the games. But Microsoft listened and just today reversed its stance on some of the more ridiculous policies. Show More Summary
Oh my god, we are so screwed. (Also today in climate change: Dan Savage's amazing piece comparing climate change deniers to... well, just go read it.) Thanks, Greg. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story...
Microsoft just announced that its much-maligned DRM policies won't look at all like they originally had originally been described. They're going to more relaxed, sort of like the PS3's. Good news, you say? No. Bad news. The Xbox One just got worse. Read more...
Nine 7-Eleven store owners and managers who authorities say ran a “modern-day plantation system,” employing dozens of immigrant workers at New York and Virginia convenience stores, were just one thread in a vast human trafficking and forced labor web that stretches a …
This is just one piece of a giant panorama. (Credit: Screenshot by Amanda Kooser/CNET) NASA is going big. Very big. The space agency used technology from panoramic equipment and software company GigaPan to help stitch together a massive image of the surface of Mars that hits 1.3 billion pixels. Show More Summary