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American Gods recap: Technical Boy makes an impression in episode 1

American Gods recap: Technical Boy makes an impression in episode 1

This recap contains spoilers for American Gods Season 1, episode 1, titled “The Bone Orchard.” Shadow Moon had a hard week in the first installment of American Gods. After being released from prison and learning that his beloved wife Laura had died (while performing a particularly ill-advised sex act on Shadow’s best friend Robbie in […]

Ed Sheeran drops details about his 'Game of Thrones' cameo and it includes Arya

Ed Sheeran drops details about his 'Game of Thrones' cameo and it includes Arya

Red-headed scamp Ed Sheeran is making the rounds promoting his new album, Divide, and he seems to have let slip a little bit about his much-anticipated cameo on the upcoming season of Game of Thrones.  SEE ALSO: Ed Sheeran walked into an Irish pub and things escalated quickly We already know that Sheeran’s character doesn’t […]

Facebook accused of targeting 'insecure' children and young people, report says

Facebook accused of targeting 'insecure' children and young people, report says

Facebook has apologised for reportedly allowing advertisers to target emotionally vulnerable people as young as 14, as a 23-page leaked document obtained by The Australian revealed.  According to the news outlet, the document prepared by two top Australian Facebook executives uses algorithms to collect data (via posts, pictures, and reactions) on the emotional state of […]

Zoe Saldana reveals how long it takes to put on her 'Guardian of the Galaxy' face

Zoe Saldana reveals how long it takes to put on her 'Guardian of the Galaxy' face

Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 is already doing well internationally, but while U.S. fans are still waiting for the film’s release, one of its stars, Zoe Saldana, decided to give everyone a behind-the-scenes peek.  SEE ALSO: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ is Marvel at its most emotional On Saturday, Saldana posted a timelapse […]

Yes, this Mets score is real

Yes, this Mets score is real

Oh, hey, Mets fans, hope you’re having a good Sunday. Let’s just check the score for today’s game against the Washington Nationals and … Hmmm. Maybe this is just a prank? Some jerk with Photoshop having a good time? Let’s just check ESPN and … yep, it’s real.  *goes to check Mets score* “Maybe they’re […]

'Fixer Upper' star takes to Twitter to address lawsuit

'Fixer Upper' star takes to Twitter to address lawsuit

Chip Gaines, the charmingly goofy half of the husband-wife duo that have made Fixer Upper a huge success for HGTV, took to Twitter to address fraud charges levied at him by a couple of former partners.  SEE ALSO: ‘Fixer Upper’ is giving fans exactly what they wanted: A new spinoff Last week, John L. Lewis […]

Leeches are making a slimy comeback in modern medicine

Leeches are making a slimy comeback in modern medicine

Medical bills are often littered with bizarre line items. If you’re in Russia, those little charges might include half a dozen slimy, slithering leeches. About 10 million of the blood-sucking invertebrates are prescribed in Russia every year, offering many people an affordable alternative for blood-thinning medicines, the New York Times reported this weekend.  As Russia’s […]

The Chainsmokers crashed a prom, didn't misspell anything

The Chainsmokers crashed a prom, didn't misspell anything

The kids at Huntley High School got a pretty rousing surprise when internet darlings The Chainsmokers crashed their prom, causing the kind of mass teen hysteria not seen since Marty McFly lit up the guitar at the Hill Valley High “Enchanted Under the Sea” dance in 1955.  SEE ALSO: The Chainsmokers and Coldplay release a […]

'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 […]

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: […]

How to protect yourself when live video of suicide spreads on social media

How to protect yourself when live video of suicide spreads on social media

The thrill of social media is often the possibility of surprise. It’s fun to log on and see which viral videos, political rants, news stories, and baby pictures your friends and family have shared. SEE ALSO: ’13 Reasons Why’ proves that good intentions aren’t enough when it comes to portraying suicide What we don’t expect […]