Ever since it dropped, I've been poring over every little detail of Let it Die. It's a strange beast, with tutorial messages at every turn for the first few hours, many of them facilitating back into the microtransaction scheme. It's definitely a Grasshopper game, but a lack of polish and a fair, but cumbersome free-to-play crutch both hinder my excitement. Read more...
Dubliners walking down the street on Tuesday afternoon encountered a very strange, live version of a traditional Irish blood sausage. PETA was protesting meat-eating by exposing passersby to nudity and the nude woman to hypothermia. This girl is lying on O'Connell street now as part of @peta's campaign to encourage people NOT to eat meat this xmas. Show More Summary
When he's not busy not mucking up American diplomatic relations and launching strange vendettas, President-elect Donald Trump spends his fleeting transition time proliferating massive untruths about voter fraud. Samantha Bee dug into...Show More Summary
"People were getting upset, saying, ‘This is not enough food, it’s strange, it’s weird, it’s not Mexican. What the fuck is this?’” says chef Val M. Cantu of his restaurant Californios.
It has been a strange, bittersweet year for pop music. It regained some of its cachet as a vehicle for activism and for respite from the exhaustion of current events. (Speaking of events, the losses were scary: RIP David Bowie, Prince, Merle Haggard, Maurice White, Glenn Frey, Phife Dawg, Leonard ... More »
It shouldn't be a surprise that the producer behind VH1's strange new hit show, "Martha & Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party," is the same person behind another similar breakout hit for sister network MTV. SallyAnn Salsano of 495 Productions...Show More Summary
There’s a strangely poetic beauty about the birth of a chatbot. Over a shaky WebEx connection, NoHold CEO and Co-Founder Diego Ventura showed me how one can take form in just a few moments. The chatbot had a very simple job. It was created to be an Amazon Kindle savant. Show More Summary
When youth specialist Mary Shortino at the Johnson County Public Library (JCPL), a suburban system near Kansas City, KS, read Tanner Colby’s Some of My Best Friends Are Black: The Strange Story of Integration in America (Penguin Bks.), she got excited. Show More Summary
A man describes a strange experience his friend Rita had when she went in for surgery:“A couple years back she had to go into the hospital for what they call a simple surgery - but it wasn't. Gall bladder or something like that. Well, she had basically died for over 45 minutes. Show More Summary
Among the many things that are difficult to comprehend in this strange universe is what life might be like backstage at a Guns N’ Roses show. Are Axl Rose, Duff McKagan, and Saul “Slash” Hudson merrily reminiscing about the old times...Show More Summary
Apple’s iPhone 6s battery problem is a lot worse than we thought, and the company just confirmed it. Strangely enough, Apple decided to quietly admit it on its Chinese website, likely in direct response to increased pressure from local...Show More Summary
We all have our fair share of strange behaviors and personality traits. Our quirks are what makes us who we are. And what is the most important of human behaviors? Snacking. (Yes, it's true. Don't bother looking it up.) So we thought,...Show More Summary
Several centuries hence, as historians try to understand our strange cultural moment from their Martian ivory towers—beheading videos gone viral, presidential politics playing out on Twitter, cold-case murders solved on Reddit—they will come upon the curious case of Khaled Mohamed Khaled, much better known as DJ Khaled. Show More Summary
He says he’s “not committing” to anything because “fate has a strange way of intervening.”
Kim Dickey's exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver is a strange environment of animals, plants, gardens, and floral forms rendered in clay. The post A Garden of Ceramic Delights appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Why won’t Michael Bay direct Marvel sequels? What box office record did Doctor Strange just help Disney break? What new playable characters appear in the Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite trailer? How many superhero movies are in production or in development right now? What’s the one thing T.J. Show More Summary
“I’m not committing not to run,” Biden said. “I’m not committing to anything. I learned a long time ago fate has a strange way of intervening.“
"Fate has a strange way of intervening"
Hideo Kojima's defining trait is his penchant for creating the bizarre. He’s known for creating strange, absurdist game worlds, using cryptic clues and ideas to communicate themes in his work, and borrowing ideas and styles from other...Show More Summary