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Kevin Feige Has Made The ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Ending More Tragic By Confirming A Fan Theory

<b>(Warning: Clearly, Avengers: Infinity War and Ant-Man spoilers lie ahead.)</b><p><i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> has secured another win at the box office, and it’s also given Marvel plenty of reason to keep the <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> fires alive. That is to say, both director Joe Russo and Josh Brolin (who plays …

Comics

How to Wear Leggings: The New Dos and Don'ts

Real talk: We're halfway through 2018, and at this point in time, "what to wear with leggings" has been discussed to death. But this is not just a …

Clothing

How the Coen Brothers Use Repetition to Create Comedy

<b>Methods:</b> Palmer describes three basic vehicles with which the Coens deliver repetitious comedy:<p>The Visual: Seeing something over and over again<br>• The …

Coen Brothers

If You Want to Get Rid of Fat, You've Got to Do These Exercises

There isn't one best way to lose fat, but we do know that lifting heavy weights and doing compound exercises (where multiple muscle groups are working at once) are great ways to burn fat and build muscle. If your goal is to lean out and get rid of stubborn fat, implement these 15 exercises into …

Workouts

5 Creative Things You Can Do with the Crop Tool in Premiere Pro

The crop tool in Premiere Pro has a lot more to offer than you might think.If you have any experience working in Adobe Premiere Pro, or any NLE for …

Beautiful Maps Of Great American Road Trips To Get Your Motor Running

Ah, the road trip – a classic rite of passage. No matter if it’s a haphazard first adventure with college buddies or a post-retirement planned escape onto the open road, there are few better and more liberating sensations than pointing your hood towards the horizon, putting your foot down and …

Hiking

Teenager’s Prom Dress Stirs Furor in U.S. — but Not in China

TAIPEI, Taiwan — When Keziah Daum wore a Chinese-style dress to her high school prom in Utah, it set off an uproar — but not because of its tight fit or thigh-high slit.<p>After Ms. Daum, 18, shared pictures on social media of her prom night, a Twitter user named Jeremy Lam hotly responded in a post …

China

Avengers: Infinity War’s bravest moment only works because nobody takes it seriously

Sprawling cinematic universes have their downsides<p><i>Warning: Major spoilers for</i> <b>Avengers: Infinity War</b> <i>below.</i><p>When <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> opened on April 27th, it exceeded even Disney’s own lofty expectations, besting <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> for the biggest box office opening in history. Given that …

Westworld’s latest episode reveals what the park was really built for

The second episode of the season drops subtle clues with big ramifications<p><i>HBO’s science fiction drama</i> Westworld <i>isn’t just known for its talented cast and its philosophical musings about the nature of reality. It’s also become famous for its reveals, from mind-bending bombshells that link two</i> …

9 questions about Avengers: Infinity War and its ending, answered

Spoiler alert.<p>By now, if you’re a Marvel fan, or even someone who’s Marvel-curious, you’ve seen the studio’s biggest, wildest movie yet. <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> goes out of its way to let you know that everything will <i>change</i>, and even if it seems likely the next film will undo some of those changes, …

Get a Well-Exposed Landscape Photo Every Time With This One Simple Trick

If I had to choose my biggest complaint about landscape photography, it would probably be the difficulty in getting a well-exposed image.<p>You've been …

Here is Robert Downey Jr.'s emotional speech from the Avengers: Infinity War premiere

It was a sprawling, epic, and emotional roller coaster ride that had people laughing and tearing up and sometimes gasping in shock before breaking …

The Ugly Coded Critique of Chick-Fil-A's Christianity

The New Yorker has been taking it on the chin lately for its essay about Chick-fil-A’s “infiltration” of New York City. Although most of the piece is about the evils of fast food and the chain’s ubiquitous "Eat Mor Chikin" advertising campaign, the essay has been excoriated for its anti-Christian …

Pew Research Center

‘Westworld’ Fans Are Shaking Their Heads In Confusion After The Season 2 Premiere

<i>Westworld</i>‘s season two premiere has left most HBO viewers in a daze, wondering what exactly it was that they just saw. Most are aware they bore witness to an astonishing amount of butchery to both hosts and humans, but beyond that, everything is up in the air. What timeline are we in? Why doesn’t …

How “Westworld” Denies Our Humanity, One Pitiless Puzzle at a Time

At the end of the first season of “Westworld,” the artificially intelligent humanoids who populate the titular Wild West theme park—outlaws and barmen and cowgirls, all called “hosts”—rose up in revolt to slaughter a collection of human executives and investors gathered at a cocktail party. Thus, …

TV Series

What About “The Breakfast Club”?

Revisiting the movies of my youth in the age of #MeToo.<p>Earlier this year, the Criterion Collection, which is “dedicated to gathering the greatest films from around the world,” released a restored version of “The Breakfast Club,” a film written and directed by John Hughes that I acted in, more than …

The 'Unspeakably Disgusting' Way Stanley Kubrick Created 2001: A Space Odyssey's Trippiest Scene

Today is the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s landmark masterpiece <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i>, and to celebrate the iconic scifi film we have an …

Stanley Kubrick

Travel Photography Gear | What Is The Best Lens For Travel Photography?

<i>Leading image by @Linzchuu of Fujifilm Tele converter for X100F</i><p>The adventure of travel is appealing to many, and among the things one can bring home …

Cameras

Add Depth and Drama to Landscape Photos Using Lightroom

Here’s a 24-minute video from Andrew Marr that looks at how he adds depth and drama to landscape photos during post-processing in Adobe Lightroom.<p>The …

Give Your Images the Cinematic Look in Just Two Minutes

I find cinematic images to be particularly memorable. I'm sure there's some color theory and psychology behind that but ain't nobody got time for …

Photography

17 Stephen Hawking Quotes That Will Inspire You (and Leave You Dreaming of the Stars)

Sadly, Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. But his words are timeless.<p>Stephen Hawking was one of the most famous and influential scientists of our time. Sadly, Hawking has passed away at the age of 76 -- fully 55 years after doctors gave him just two years to live with a diagnosis of …

Stephen Hawking

This was the most Latino Oscars ever (but still not so much)

<b>(CNN) —</b> Despite the fact that Latino actors and actresses were not nominated for any awards this year, many Latinos were on the stage at the 90th Academy Awards on Sunday night to accept notable awards and deliver memorable performances and powerful messages.<p>Mexican director Guillermo del Toro's …

Hurricane Maria

Guillermo Del Toro, The Morning After His Oscar Victory, Comes “Full Circle” In A Blaze Of Emotion – Interview

<b>EXCLUSIVE:</b> Twelve hours after he became a double Oscar winner for <i>The Shape of Water</i>, Guillermo del Toro steps off an elevator at the Four Seasons in …

Composition Tips: This Pro Says “Use the Golden Spiral” & Forget About the Rule of Thirds (VIDEO)

If you wonder why we spend so much time discussing techniques for better composition, the answer is simple: No matter what type of images you shoot, …

Marvel Studios Head Kevin Feige Says His Lady Superheroes Are An ‘Embarrassment Of Riches’

Marvel has a good problem — they have way too many awesome superheroes. But they also are stuck with an issue that won’t be solved until Brie Larson’s run as Captain Marvel. They still, after nearly a decade, don’t have a solo female superhero movie.<p>Sure, there’s potentially a Black Widow movie in …

Marvel Universe

Every Photographer Should Be Able To Do These 17 Things in Under 10 Seconds

I know what you're thinking...Photography is all about taking your time, checking the corners of the frame, perfecting the lighting, and so forth.And …

Shutter Speed

How Marvel's Black Panther Marks a Major Milestone

The Revolutionary<br>Power of <i>Black Panther</i><p><b>Marvel’s new movie marks a major milestone</b> <br>By <b>JAMIL SMITH</b><p><b>The first movie I remember seeing</b> in a theater had a …

Black Panther

How to make pancakes healthy

Pancake Day is one of the best public holidays going. What's not to love?<p>From the adventures of flipping to getting creative and indulgent with …

How to take a picture of the moon that doesn’t look like a tiny, white blob

Taking a good picture of our little satellite pal is harder than it seems, but a little prep makes a big difference.<p>The moon is a photographic tease. It hangs up there in the sky, all big and bright. Then you try to take a picture of it and you get a pathetic white blob floating in a sea of digital …

Mobile Photography

The most popular movie that came out the year you were born

Every year brings its own set of pop culture obsessions. Looking at the most popular movie from each year can tell you a lot about what people were talking about at the time, and how people's tastes have changed. It's fun to look at the most popular one from when you were born and see what everyone …