by Dish Staff Lev Grossman praises C.S. Lewis’ The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe as the “ground zero” of modern fantasy novels and “a powerful illustration of why fantasy matters in the first place”: I bristle whenever fantasy is characterized as escapism. It’s not a very accurate way to describe it; in fact, I […]
Father Of 4 Murdered At A College Park Gas Station RobberyThe POLICE Nor A WHITE MAN Killed Torrez Rice So His Memory Will Not Be Etched In The "Atlanta Civil Rights Ritual Worship Museum" The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A father of four has been identified as the man killed in a robbery at a College Park gas station Friday. Show More Summary
“Is this Baghdad or St. Louis?” “This isn’t America.” “I can’t believe this is happening in America, in 2014.” These quotes from friends, and the sentiments they represent, were pretty common responses to the shocking events that unfolded in Ferguson, Mo., this week. After the shooting death of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teen last […]
I'm giving my Android phone to my Mom and want to wipe all the data off of it first, so she can start from ground zero. What's the easy way to reformat and wipe the data clean? The post Wipe and Reformat an Android Device? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
We all know Beijing isn't exactly ground zero for LGBT tolerance, but we were still surprised at the opinions expressed by locals (especially young people) in this vid, which range from ignorant to downright medieval. Here's praying they only managed to roundup the town d-bags, and that this doesn't fully reflect attitudes at large.... [ more › ]
Microsoft's weekly Deals With Gold promotion has returned with discounts on Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes, Titanfall and, to celebrate the launch of Risen 3: Titan Lords, the first two entries in Deep Silver's roleplaying franchise. On the Xbox...
Further discounts include 33 per cent off EA Sports UFC and Titanfall DLC. Microsoft has announced this week's Xbox Live Deals with Gold. Click here to read the full article
Microsoft has slashed the price of Titanfall by 50 per cent this week - from £54.99 to a far more manageable £27.50. That's cheaper than the 33 per cent reduction during Microsoft's Summer Sale this time last month (which won't come as a pleasant surprise to anyone who bought it then). Titanfall's Expedition expansion is currently 30 per cent cheaper too. Read more…
Eurozone growth ground to a standstill in the second quarter, official data showed on Thursday, dragged lower by Germany and France, the currency bloc's biggest economies. Eurostat said the 18-nation eurozone turned in zero growth in the three months to June. Show More Summary
Confirmed via a leaked article ahead of a Kojima interview, both games are hitting Steam.
Konami lets slip on Steam versions of Phantom Pain and Ground Zeroes. It appears Metal Gear Solid V: Phantom Pain and its prologue entry Ground Zeroes will be released for PC via Steam.Click here to read the full article
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain and Ground Zeroes are coming to Steam. The news comes by way of Konami's official European site, which seems to have accidentally revealed the announcement prior to tonight's planned Metal Gear preview...
Who needs next-gen consoles? The Metal Gear Solid series is hitting PC once again with entry #5—both Ground Zeroes and Phantom Pain will come to Steam, publisher Konami accidentally leaked today just before a big MGS livestream. Read more...
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain and Ground Zeroes are coming to Steam. Konami accidentally made the announcement on the front page of its UK site, which currently looks like this: Clicking on the recent article at the top of the news feed only leads to an error message that something's gone wrong. Show More Summary
We've rounded up some of the best highlights from the past few days in the gaming world and put them all in one place for you. Today, all clips submitted by Highlight Reel viewers, from Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, Destiny, GTA IV and more! Read more...
Responders and surviving family members are furious that panels at the museum's "After 9/11" exhibit present the connection between the toxic dust around Ground Zero and the subsequent health issues of many workers as uncertain.
http://vimeo.com/user2175840/httpwwwvimeocomplasticparadisemovie Thousands of miles away from civilization, Midway Atoll is in one of the most remote places on earth. And yet its become ground zero for The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, syphoning plastics
Just in case there weren't enough potential GDP-boosting war hotzones around the world, Obama is now preparing to go back to ground zero, Iraq, where the NYT just reported he is "considering airstrikes or airdrops of food and medicine...Show More Summary
PlayStation 4 owners in Europe have access to a catalog-spanning sale on the PlayStation Network this week that discounts Don't Starve: Console Edition, Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes, Trials Fusion, and other platform standouts. PS4-specific...
Konami has announced results for its fiscal quarter ending June 30, revealing Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes sales on PlayStation 4 trebled those of the Xbox One release. It isn't all that surprising, though. The Metal Gear SolidShow More Summary