Somewhere between Invasion of the Body Snatchers and The Notebook sits Every Day, a new teen romance movie that, at first glance, and also at second and third glances, appears to make absolutely no sense at all. Here is our best attempt at a plot summary: Every day, a “teen” ... More »
If you glance only at the final score, Michigan State’s performance at Illinois on Monday was an unqualified success: The Spartans won by 13 points and trailed for only 1 minute and 51 seconds of game time. Dig deeper, though, and it’s clear that the preseason Big Ten favorite should have probably won by more — perhaps a lot more. Show More Summary
We saw the first Android clone of the iPhone X design around a month ago, in the form of the Leagoo S9. The phone copied both the rounded corners and notch of the iPhone X to create something which, at first glance, could be mistaken for Apple’s flagship phone … more…
During the second half of the Chargers’ eventual 14-7 win Sunday, quarterback Philip Rivers glanced to the giant scoreboard in the corner of MetLife Stadium to watch a crucial play occur 850 miles away. Knowing his team needed a Titans loss to stay alive in the chase for a playoff spot, Rivers...
At first glance, the movie billboard on Highland Road in Hollywood can easily be mistaken for a real studio production. A coming attraction that begs a second look, just so you can put a name to the face staring down at you in rush hour traffic. Show More Summary
Pyura chilensis looks just like a rock. Anyone swimming by this Chilean sea creature might not give it a second glance. But slice into its bumpy carapace and you'll hit slimy, tomato-red flesh that oozes clear blood. Commercial fishermen harvest and sell the creature at Chilean fish markets, where it's known as piure. Show More Summary
At first glance, you probably wouldn’t give it a second look – just another one of those ubiquitous VW Golfs – only even more boring in wagon guise with a fridge-white paintjob. But, on closer study, you’ll soon realise the chassis has been lowered, while out back, the can-size quad-pipes hint at something a bit […]
These western structures deserve a second glance Present day Richmond District conjures up thoughts of foggy streets, a wealth of Asian cuisine, and homey Irish bars, but it also has a history reflected in many of the buildings throughout the neighborhood. Show More Summary
Take a second glance at your Portrait Mode photos on the Pixel 2. Of the many things that truly impress me about the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, the camera stands out as the most incredible step forward from last year. This camera is incredible, and my favorite feature by far is Portrait Mode. Show More Summary
It turns out those Precious Moments porcelain figurines you might recognize from your grandma's bookshelf are worth a second glance. Whether you personally love or hate the doe-eyed statuettes, the Today show reports there's an undeniable contemporary resurgence in demand for them. Show More Summary
In the second quarter of Sunday’s Giants-Buccaneers game, Odell Beckham Jr. had a pass from Eli Manning glance off his hands, negating what could have been a first down in a game New York was losing by 10 points at the time. However, any frustration Giants fans may have had with the star wide receiver […]
Why you should give in the iconic children’s book a second glance before and after viewing Aronofsky’s R-rated feature. Read more...
Switch remains dominant in the US market this month. Will it change its mind next time? Nobody knows with this cheeky brat, but we’re kind of guessing …. not. August 2017 NPD at a glance Total spend down 2% year-on-year. Hardware, console software and PC software all fell year-on-year. Accessories grew year-on-year. Compare month-on-month: July […]
In an ancient city where church spires spike the sky from amid a medley of medieval and modern buildings, it’s easy to pass by Magdalen Chapel with hardly a second glance. But the small, unassuming chapel is worth stopping for—its stained...Show More Summary
A quick programming note: For the next eight weeks, our regular Monday “Second Glance” and “Bad Movie Night” features will go on hiatus so that we may recap “The Deuce,” the new series from “The Wire” mastermind David Simon and collaborator George Pelecanos. It says something about the kind of patience David Simon and George […]
Since 2009 over 50,000 Little Free Library book exchange boxes have sprung up on lawns worldwide, though some are worthy of a surprised second glance.
At first glance, Taiwan-based EVA Air and Sanrio’s Hello Kitty are an unconventional pairing. The former is an airline with a reputation for refined and efficient service, while the latter is a lighthearted cartoon character. But having...Show More Summary
Entering September, it’s important to take your fall wardrobe into careful consideration. It’s time to explore lightweight jacket options, take a second glance at footwear, and revisit your denim jeans. Luckily for you, there are a number of must-have styles to discover. Show More Summary
Welcome to “Second Glance,” a bi-weekly column that spotlights an older film of note (thanks to an anniversary, a connection to a new release, or new disc or streaming availability) that was not as commercially or critically successful as it should’ve been. This week, on the anniversary of its release, we look back at James […]
A glance at the second round of the PGA Championship