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The Muppets Visited The Empire Strikes Back Set, And It Was Wonderful

yesterdayGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Star Wars and The Muppets have long been linked, thanks to Frank Oz's work bringing the likes of Fozzie, Miss Piggy, and of course Yoda, to life. But the worlds mix a little more closely in this gallery of recently uncovered photos, showing Kermit and Miss Piggy paying the set of The Empire Strikes Back a visit. Read more...

10 Mindblowing Tales of Nails

2 days agoOdd : Oddee

The word “nail” has several different meanings. Clean, dirty, long or short, we all have fingernails and toenails, of course. If we complete a task successfully, some may say we “nailed it.” And, hey, what good is a hammer without a nail, right?

Ghostbusters Reboot Gets A Release Date! Find Out When You Can See The Ladies In Action HERE!

The all-female cast is in place. Looks like we won't have to wait too long to see the ladies bust some heads… in a spiritual sense, of course. [ Video: Melissa McCarthy Kicks A In The NSFW First Trailer For The Action-Comedy Spy! ] Ghostbusters director Paul Feig took to Twitter shortly after the casting news broke to [...]

Contest: Win a bar of fake gold from Black Sea, signed by Jude Law and Kevin Macdonald

In Black Sea, Jude Law leads a volatile submarine crew on a dangerous quest for Nazi gold buried deep beneath the sea. Of course, it’s not long before the shady sailors turn on one another and begin offing their cohorts in order to secure a larger share of the bounty. Show More Summary

Watch Stevie Nicks’ Wrenching, Candid Piano Performance of “Blue Water”

For the first time in a long time, all is well in Fleetwood Mac land. The band is fully reunited for a self-proclaimed “last act,” and they’ll be going on tour and releasing a new album this year. Of course, the reunion would mean little...Show More Summary

What Fantastic Four Is Doing To Make Doctor Doom As Awesome As Possible

At long last, we finally got our first official look at Fantastic Four with the big trailer reveal, but the work is far from over. Director Josh Trank confirmed that his team is going back for reshoots over the course of the next few weeks, but new information might've revealed what it's all about. Show More Summary

Going from a Blog to a Vlog: What the Big Companies Can Teach Us

This is a guest contribution from social media analyst Matthew Yeoman. The move online from only having a blog for your online marketing is, of course, one which has long since been abandoned. Brands now have Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and on and on to promote their website and the blogs themselves. A trend towards video, [...]Show More Summary

Sneak in Exercise Every Day With 5 Helpful Hacks

5 days agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

Even if you don't have tons of time to dedicate to a long workout, short rounds of exercise can add up over the course of a day. Here are five hacks for sneaking in extra exercise at home and the office. Don't (just) wait: In line for...Show More Summary

Ford accelerates tech efforts with new Silicon Valley lab

Ford wants you to know that it's more than just trucks and cars. It wants to be seen as a technology innovator too. Of course, the Detroit automaker has long had a friendly relationship with technology, what with its Sync infotainment platform, its s...

ISIS Mimics Goofy Cable News Concept as Countdown for Journalist Hostages Reaches Zero

last weekNews : Mediaite

ISIS, of course, entered our collective psyches after American journalist James Foley was beheaded in August. But beheading of American journalists had occurred before (See: Daniel Pearl of The Wall Street Journal not long after 9/11 by al Qaeda and specifically Khalid Sheikh Mohammad). Show More Summary

Report: Broncos reach out to Wade Phillips with defensive coordinator needed

Over the course of his long NFL career, Wade Phillips has worked for Gary Kubiak and he’s worked for the Denver Broncos. He may be doing both again in 2015. Jeff Legwold of reports that the Broncos have contacted Phillips as part of their search for someone to run the defense on Kubiak’s staff. They…

Vintage oval racing comes to Connecticut’s Thompson Speedway

Photos courtesy Thompson Speedway. Few racing facilities in America can boast as long and deep a history as Thompson Speedway in northeastern Connecticut. Its high-banked 5/8th-mile oval dates back to 1940, and its road course, which dates to 1952, was recently rejuvenated for club racing and track days. The facility also plays host to an […]

2014 Range Rover Sport Supercharged Is A French Kiss After A Face Slap

last weekVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Well of course I get weirdly aroused by a beautiful automobile, just like any other red blooded bastard. But the 2014 Range Rover Sport Supercharged is the first thing I've driven in a long time that I'm pretty sure is going to get me arrested one way or another. Read more...

San Francisco, now home to the $40 main course

  It wasn’t too long ago — last year, really — when  $30 main courses were few and far between at most destination restaurants I review. However in the last week I’ve been shocked several times by prices. At Huxley, a modest 25-seat restaurant in the Tenderloin on Geary near Larkin, I was told about […]

Why Creating Your First Blockbuster Online Product Is Easier Than You Think

Imagine you’ve just launched your first product. It’s a short little course, just a few weeks long, that teaches the “DIY” version of the topics you help people with every day. You built it once, delivered it online, and now it works for you while you’re off doing other activities you love. Show More Summary

'Chasing Life': With Leo alive, April's love life 'heats right back up'

Rejoice, "Chasing Life" fans! Leo (Scott Michael Foster) has survived his brain surgery. Of course, it's not quite that simple. Leo has been in a two-month coma and has a long road to recovery before he's zooming around town on his motorcycle. Show More Summary

Regional Rivalries

In the course of our operations we operate both VFR and IFR, often switching between the two regimes, sometimes more than once, in the course of a single flight. VFR stands for Visual Flight Rules, and the rules are simple. As long as...Show More Summary

15 “Dry January” Tools To Keep You Alcohol Free

There are tons of health crazes out there, but “Dry January” might be one of the healthiest ones yet! Of course, abstaining from alcohol for one month only might not do that much for your health in the long run, but it’s an admirable goal nonetheless – especially if you keep it up throughout the rest of the year. Show More Summary

Man on golf course hit by Taser after urging police to shoot him

A 53-year-old man who walked onto a Long Beach golf course and urged police  to shoot him was taken into custody after being struck with rubber projectiles and subdued with a Taser.

Rainbow Highway Tunnel Is A Sight For Drivers' Sore Eyes

A soon-to-be-opened highway underpass in central China is a road course of a different color – 12 different shades to be exact. The 1,300-ft long “rainbow tunnel” looks good to be sure but its real purpose is to help drivers' eyes adjust from natural to artificial lighting and back again

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