The CW will bring back three of its series, announcing this week that it ordered new seasons of “Penn & Teller: Fool Us,” “Masters of Illusion” and “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” All three shows will return in 2018. Premiere...
Press release from the CW, Nov. 14, 2017: The CW Network has ordered new seasons of the hit magic series PENN & TELLER: FOOL US and MASTERS OF ILLUSION. Fixtures of The CW’s original summer programming strategy, PENN & TELLER:...
There was a baffling strategic moment from the Miami Dolphins on Monday night. The Dolphins, with a quarterback whose calling card is ill-timed turnovers, decided to throw the ball from their own 20-yard line with 47 seconds left in the half. Show More Summary
A couple known for their memorable one-day stint in the Windy City are expanding their relationship with their fans. Jaelin and Brianna White, whose 'Chicago Story' drew a polarizing response last year, have launched an apparel lineShow More Summary
In 11 Questions, The A.V. Club asks interesting people 11 interesting questions—and then asks them to suggest one for our next interviewee. Read more...
Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox band teamed up with Wayne Brady (Whose Line Is It Anyway?) to bring us this 1930s jazz style cover of Michael Jackson's 1983 hit "Thriller," complete with zombie tap dancers. The band is currently on a worldwide tour. For nostalgia's sake, here's the music video for the original: https://youtu.be/sOnqjkJTMaA
NFL Thursday night BUFFALO (5-2) AT NEW YORK JETS (3-5) TV: NFL Network, 5:15 PDT Line: Bills by 3. Over/under: 43. Sam Farmer’s pick: Time to start believing in the Bills, whose turnover margin is terrific. Jets are finding ways to lose instead of winning. Bills 23, Jets 21 firstname.lastname@example.org...
Fans of the CutiePieMarzia YouTube channel can now pick up a line of decorative items and clothes designed by their favorite web video star. Marzia Bisognin, whose videos have attracted more than seven million subscribers and pulledShow More Summary
Just weeks after she crossed the one million subscriber threshold on YouTube, Saffron Barker has launched a significant partnership in the world of fashion. Barker, a social media star whose influence spreads across YouTube, Instagram,...Show More Summary
A Georgia doctor claims that Delta Air Lines prevented her from singing the national anthem to honor a slain soldier whose casket was on her plane.
In Dallas, the pastor of a predominantly black megachurch accused Cowboys owner Jerry Jones of using “plantation politics” to silence black athletes who have sought to bring awareness to police brutality and social injustice by taking a knee or otherwise demonstrating during the national anthem preceding NFL games. “Mr. Jones doesn’t mind cheering for those […]
Life in the crater of a volcano whose ash once covered the world.
Caroline Gleich’s instagram feed is full of epic shots of the pro skier conquering the planet’s hardest lines. but in recent years, it was marred by an ugly shadow: anonymous bullies whose abusive comments left a wake of anxiety and doubt. Then Gleich spoke out about her tormenters—and realized she wasn’t the only adventure athlete being harassed online.
Sitting down to talk skin care, Jami Morse Heidegger, whose family once owned beauty brand Kiehl’s, apologized for the man-cave décor — rustic leather sofas and husband and business partner Klaus Heidegger’s John Wayne posters — at the couple’s sprawling 25-acre Malibu ranch, where tangles of grape...
Ordinarily, the strength and plasticity properties of a metal are defined by dislocations—line defects in the crystal lattice whose motion results in material slippage along lattice planes. Dislocation dynamics models are usually used as mesoscale proxies for true atomistic dynamics, which are computationally expensive to perform routinely. Show More Summary
Please welcome Jess Lourey (rhymes with “dowry”) and Shannon Baker back to WU today! Jess and Shannon have written over 20 books between them, and are currently on their second national blog tour, Double-booked Round Two. Shannon is promoting Dark Signal, the second in the Kate Fox series (Longmire meets The Good Wife) and Jess is […]
Jack Teele, a longtime NFL executive whose work included helping to organize the first Super Bowl and helping to popularize the legendary Los Angeles Rams defensive line of the 1960s and 1970s, has died. According to the Long Beach Press-Telegram, Teele died at age 87 on Wednesday. During Teele’s 21-year stint as an executive with [more]
He’s just getting started. The Line Film Co. and Head Trauma Productions have officially released a batch of stills and a new synopsis for their upcoming horror film Gags, which is based on the hit short from last year whose marketing stunt went viral and kickstarted the evil clown trend of 2016. “A small city […]
John Ashbery, a poet whose teasing, delicate, soulful lines made him one of the most influential figures of late-20th and early-21st-century American literature, died on Sunday at his home in Hudson, N.Y. He was 90. His husband, David Kermani, confirmed his death. Show More Summary
Marie NDiaye's 2007 novel Mon coeur à l'étroit has now been translated by Jordan Stamp and published by Two Lines Press as My Heart Hemmed In. It is a strange, unsettling book, a tale told by a woman named Nadia whose husband receives...Show More Summary