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#TakeAKnee protests are about police violence, not the military or the Constitution

#TakeAKnee protests are about police violence, not the military or the Constitution

An unprecedented number of NFL players kneeled or otherwise protested during pre-game national anthems this Sunday after Donald Trump spent his weekend feuding with the league over the peaceful act. The hashtag #TakeAKnee (and a variant, #TakeTheKnee) trended on Twitter all day Saturday and Sunday as players and some team owners and front offices defied […]

The pope is about to drop bars and the internet loves it

The pope is about to drop bars and the internet loves it

Sorry, Kendrick. The pope is the greatest rapper alive.  On Saturday, His Holiness was on a flight from Cairo to Rome, where he warned about the devastating effects of a war with North Korea.  A serious topic, for sure. But the internet was too distracted by the above photo to care about the message. Francis: […]

'Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2' already crosses $100 million at the box office

'Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2' already crosses $100 million at the box office

Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 doesn’t open in the United States until May 5, but international box office returns portend good times ahead for the latest Marvel space adventure. Across 37 international openings, Guardians 2 has picked up an estimated $101.2 million in ticket sales. It’s on pace for a #1 box office finish […]

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How to use the new QuickType keyboard in iOS 11

How to use the new QuickType keyboard in iOS 11

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11 times 'BoJack Horseman' gut-punched us right in the feels

11 times 'BoJack Horseman' gut-punched us right in the feels

You might not have thought a cartoon about a talking horse could warrant an entire list of heart-rendingly emotional moments, but here we are. The thing is — for all its scenes of hilarity — BoJack Horseman is also an incredibly poignant show. It makes you laugh, and then it catches you off guard. It’s […]

NFL players slam Donald Trump for rant against protests

NFL players slam Donald Trump for rant against protests

Football players are lashing out at Donald Trump after the president went on an extended rant about athlete activism at a rally Friday night. Trump called on NFL owners to fire players who kneel or otherwise protest during the national anthem and encouraged fans to boycott the league. SEE ALSO: Why Russia hasn’t successfully screwed […]

The Wu-Tang Clan dissed 'pharma bro' Martin Shkreli in a new track

The Wu-Tang Clan dissed 'pharma bro' Martin Shkreli in a new track

The Wu-Tang Clan and pharma bro saga continues. On the new Wu-Tang track “Lesson Learn’d,” Inspectah Deck raps, “my price hikin’ like the pills Martin Shkreli sell,” calling out the pharmaceutical executive-turned-convict, who recently had his bail revoked after offering his Facebook followers a $5,000 reward for a strand of Hillary Clinton’s hair. SEE ALSO: […]

Lady Gaga shows just how important it is to talk about pain in her new Netflix documentary

Lady Gaga shows just how important it is to talk about pain in her new Netflix documentary

If you watched just the first few minutes of Lady Gaga’s new Netflix documentary “Gaga: Five Foot Two,” you’d be forgiven for thinking she’s only a pampered pop star who has her every need met with a snap of her fingers.   SEE ALSO: Why Lady Gaga and her mom want you to take this […]

'Star Trek: Discovery' announces companion show for fans who can't get enough

'Star Trek: Discovery' announces companion show for fans who can't get enough

Star Trek has sustained a seemingly endless amount of discussion for nearly half a century now. And the newly announced spin-off After Dark will continue that tradition for the upcoming Star Trek: Discovery series. Following in the footsteps of Nerdist host Chris Hardwick — who practically invented the aftershow with The Talking Dead, Talking Bad, […]

Wu-Tang Clan calls out 'pharma bro' Martin Shkreli in new song

Wu-Tang Clan calls out 'pharma bro' Martin Shkreli in new song

The Wu-Tang Clan and pharma bro saga continues. On the new Wu-Tang track “Lesson Learn’d,” Inspectah Deck raps, “my price hikin’ like the pills Martin Shkreli sell,” calling out the pharmaceutical executive-turned-convict, who recently had his bail revoked after offering his Facebook followers a $5,000 reward for a strand of Hillary Clinton’s hair. SEE ALSO: […]

Learn how to understand body language with this online course

Learn how to understand body language with this online course

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. PSA for business owners (current or future): If you’ve played Sims before, you’ll remember having them talk in the mirror to increase charisma. While we’re not sure that talking to yourself is such a great way to up […]

Rainbow Brite meets ASMR with this clicky light-up keyboard

Rainbow Brite meets ASMR with this clicky light-up keyboard

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Protecting Rainbow Land and bringing color to the universe is a full-time job in itself, but those of us without a Color Belt to lend us magical powers have to go to work every day. This Rainbow Brite-inspired […]

DIY Squad takes on a female version of Link from 'The Legend of Zelda' series

DIY Squad takes on a female version of Link from 'The Legend of Zelda' series

Tali is back, and this time she puts her own feminine spin on Link from the classic The Legend of Zelda series. In each episode of DIY Costume Squad one of our expert hosts shows you how to make your own DIY costume based on popular movie/TV/video game characters. Watch as they transform everyday materials […]

Comic creator calls Trumpcare 'kryptonite' for the industry

Comic creator calls Trumpcare 'kryptonite' for the industry

Many people will be negatively affected if the Affordable Care Act is repealed and replaced with the American Health Care Act. That much has been obvious for a while now. What you may not have thought of, though, is that an entire industry could suffer. SEE ALSO: Chelsea Clinton had the best response when Trump […]

'Stark Trek: Discovery' announces companion show for fans who can't get enough

'Stark Trek: Discovery' announces companion show for fans who can't get enough

Star Trek has sustained a seemingly endless amount of discussion for nearly half a century now. And the newly announced spin-off After Dark will continue that tradition for the upcoming Star Trek: Discovery series. Following in the footsteps of Nerdist host Chris Hardwick — who practically invented the aftershow with The Talking Dead, Talking Bad, […]

Esports events are taking over huge stadiums—and for good reason

Esports events are taking over huge stadiums—and for good reason

At the Barclays Center in downtown Brooklyn, fans have gathered to enjoy a weekend of friends, fun, and video games at ‘ESL One’ New York, a professional ‘Counter-Strike: Global Offensive’ tournament featuring eight of the best teams in the world. Esports events are definitely a recent phenomenon, pulling diehard fans away from their PCs and […]