By Trading Champ: In mid-July 2014 Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE:RAI), the second-largest tobacco player in the U.S. announced its plans to acquire Lorillard Inc. (NYSE:LO) in a $27.4 billion deal. Recently, both companies received aShow More Summary
After its announcement on Microsoft's stage at E3 this year, it was hard to get much of a handle on Platinum Games' Scalebound, beyond it likely being a very good thing - especially for the Xbox One and its prospects in Japan and beyond. Show More Summary
While walking out the TGS showfloor our good friend DjMizuhara arrived at the Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain live demo. He didn't have time to set up all perfectly, but he still managed to record the end of the demo in 720p and 60fps resolution with some slightly overblown white levels.
Destiny seems to be driving sales of the new consoles. Just anecdotally I’ve had a number of friends asking me which console they should buy, and which deals are good when it comes to either the PS4 or the Xbox One. This new one at Dick Smith isn’t half bad… More »
What? Friends lip sync to "Endless Love" in the dark... "The Voice" kicks off Season 7 on Monday, so coaches Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton stopped by "The Tonight Show" to celebrate with a good ol' fashioned lip sync battle. FallonShow More Summary
Post by Jenny Erikson. There are things that you do for the man you love. Picking up his dirty socks is a good example (do those things multiply or what?). But this week on "Secret Week" on The Talk, co-host Sharon Osbourne revealedShow More Summary
Reviewed by Patrick Naugle Quote: "The list of Sandler's lackadaisical efforts seems endless. The good news is Blended won't be known as the movie that breaks that mold."
Reviewed by Patrick Naugle Quote: "Episodic television at it's finest. You know it's good when people who hate zombie movies are hooked."
There is so much more to Amsterdam than weed at a coffee shop and the red light district. Not that there's anything wrong with either of those. But just check out this hyperlapse of Amsterdam and pretend that you're biking around or going down the canal or just enjoying the quaint vibe of the lovely city. Read more...
Well, this might not look good. Michelle MacDonald, a candidate this November for the Minnesota Supreme Court, was convicted Wednesday on charges stemming from a traffic stop in April 2013, in which she refused to submit to a breathalyzer test — or even to exit the car — after police suspected she might be driving drunk. Show More Summary
Kendrick Lamar’s long-awaited album followup to 2012’s good kid, m.A.A.d city is rumored to be dropping on September 23rd, and now we have a look at the cover art for the new single, reportedly called “i,” which Kendrick shared on Twitter earlier today. Thankfully he still has a few days... More »
Pro football has justifiably banned Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens indefinitely. This took way too long but at least the NFL acted after seeing the disturbing video of Rice slugging his then-fiancée Janay Palmer in February.
After a relatively tame summer — which, incidentally, is a good thing for an NHL team that isn't celebrating a Stanley Cup championship — the Blackhawks are set to open training camp.
How millions of Scottish voters fill in this form today will determine the future of the UK. pic.twitter.com/ascFqVwoDW — Mike Smithson (@MSmithsonPB) September 18, 2014 It was in Quebec in Oct 1995 when the separatists lost The final polls from the 1995 Quebec referendum when NO won by a fraction of 1% pic.twitter.com/Kx62Ck5uls — Mike Smithson […]
“One of the good things that’s happening here,” HBO’s Larry Merchant quipped upon John Ruiz’s manager charging the referee after the final bell in his 2003 defeat to Roy Jones, Jr., “we’ll probably never have to see Norman Stone again.”...Show More Summary
Once again, Talk Like a Pirate Day is almost here. Yes, this Friday, September 19 is Talk Like A Pirate Day, and all good citizens of the Interwebs are expected to participate! To make it easy for all of my WordPress friends, I created the Text Filter Suite plugin, which will automagically piratify your web site for TLaPD. Show More Summary
I'm guessing the polls ought to be opening about this time. Good luck and make the right choice.
If you were one of the fans who helped make last-gen weirdo thriller Deadly Premonition a cult hit, then you're going to have a very good weekend. That's because D4: Dark Dream Don't Die—the next game from Deadly Premonition creator Swery—comes on Friday. Read more...
By Eli Inkrot: While working in my first investment job, I had a particular habit that caught the attention of anyone passing by my office. Given a glass wall and a lifetime supply of sticky notes, I decided to put the two to good use. Show More Summary
No matter the occasion, cupcakes are always a good idea. This handheld dessert is a perfectly portioned piece of cake with satisfying ratio of frosting to cake.