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'Game of Thrones' author George R. R. Martin liked 'Ant-Man' so much he blogged about it

While this in and of itself might not be news <i>per se,</i> it's worth noting that Martin has some very cogent thoughts on what makes Ant-Man such a special character in the Marvel Universe, and why it's such a shame that The Wasp doesn't have a prominent role in the film:<p>"I loved his [Ant-Man's] …

Comics

The US runs out of old-school internet addresses this summer

The conventional internet address is about to go the way of the dodo... at least, in the US and Canada. According to estimates, North America will run out of IPv4 addresses (the familiar 1.2.3.4 format) this summer. While some companies might stall this by letting go of IPv4 numbers they don't use, …

Age of Ultron Is Proof Marvel Is Killing the Popcorn Movie

<i>This piece originally appeared on Medium, and is republished here with the author's permission.</i><p>Some time in the middle of <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron,</i> I …

Marvel Universe

Saturday Night Live: “Scarlett Johansson/Wiz Khalifa”

<i>“I’m not an actor, I’m a [movie/TV/Broadway/sort-of recording] star!”</i><p>Scarlett Johansson has now hosted <i>SNL</i> four times—which was a surprise when I …

Here Are All The Times Daenerys Proved She Was The Biggest Badass On ‘Game Of Thrones’

For six seasons, Emilia Clarke has won over <i>Game of Thrones</i> fans as Daenerys Targaryen, AKA Khaleesi, AKA the Mother Of Dragons, AKA the breaker of chains and the unburnt — Dany’s got a lot of names, is my point, but one label fits better than all the rest: Badass. Dany is known for not taking crap …

TV Series

Avengers: Age of Ultron

Iron Man, Thor and the Hulk finds fast new company in a Marvel hit that won't quit<p>Captain America actually says "shit." You heard me. "Language," …

Marvel Universe

Book Purists Will Hate Season 5 Of 'Game Of Thrones'

<i>Spoilers through Season 5 of ‘Game of Thrones’ and the corresponding novels follow.</i><p>Book purists will hate Season 5 of <i>Game of Thrones</i>, but that’s okay. It’s their loss. In many ways, this may be the best season yet in HBO’s fantasy drama.<p>There are many different camps when it comes to fantasy author …

TV Series

It looks like 'Batman V Superman' will address the big problem many people had with 'Man of Steel'

If you watched it, it looks like next spring's film will address one big issue many critics and fans had with its predecessor, 2013's "Man of Steel."<p>In the third act of that film, Superman, typically known for being an upstanding figure of hope and morality, uncharacteristically brought death and …

Comic Books

Man lands 'gyrocopter' on US Capitol lawn in Washington

Extraordinary protest by Florida postman raises questions about security in the heart of Washington<p>A Florida postman with complaints about the US government has landed a mini-helicopter on the lawn of the US Capitol in an extraordinary protest that raised alarming questions about security in the …

This Plus-Size Fashion Blogger's Facebook Post Is Going Viral for the Best Possible Reason

You absolutely must read her message.<p>Plus-size blogger Jessica Kane has an important message for women everywhere about being photographed in a bathing suit.<p>Jessica, who runs the Life and Style of Jessica blog and is the owner and publisher of <i>Skorch Magazine</i>, recently shared a picture of herself …

Viral

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

The Brain
TV Series

Fox News panel blames “despicable” Jon Stewart for spring-break rape

Hannity and guests slam “smug liberals” for mocking Fox News’ spring-break coverage. “There’s blood on their hands”<p>Last night, Sean Hannity and his panelists blamed "The Daily Show" and its "despicable" host, Jon Stewart, for the gang rape of a woman in Panama City during Spring Break.<p>Hannity noted …

How Big Sugar Steered Research On A 'Tooth Decay Vaccine'

Sugar can promote tooth decay. Duh.<p>So if you want good oral health, it makes sense to brush and floss regularly <i>and</i> perhaps limit the amount of sugar you consume. Right?<p>In 2015, this may seem fairly obvious.<p>But back in the 1970s, according to a new research paper published in the journal PLOS …

Diabetes

The truth about 'sexy' male fragrances

Scientists may have isolated an ingredient that makes men’s fragrances irresistible to women, but it's no guarantee of success, says our grooming expert Lee Kynaston<p>Last week, a bunch of men in white coats finally proved what a bunch of men dressed like Don Draper have been trying to tell us (or …

Beauty

I Hooked Up With a Guy Who Has a Girlfriend

How do I move forward after this?<p><b>I just hooked up with a guy who made me feel absolutely fabulous. We have the same interests, the same dislikes, same sense of humor, but he has a girlfriend. I knew at the time that we hooked up, and I've been feeling pretty bad about it since. I didn't mean for</b> …

Relationships

The Top 10 Movie Villains of the 21st Century

21st Century

The surprising downsides of being clever

Can high intelligence be a burden rather than a boon? David Robson investigates.<p>If ignorance is bliss, does a high IQ equal misery? Popular opinion would have it so. We tend to think of geniuses as being plagued by existential angst, frustration, and loneliness. Think of Virginia Woolf, Alan …

Psychology

The Virtue of Being Short

Taller does not mean healthier. It's more likely the opposite.<p>If you've ever had a tall man stand in front of you at a concert, blocking your view, and wished that he would have a heart attack, the odds were against you.<p>Tall men are less likely to develop heart disease than are short men, according …

The New England Journal of Medicine

Avengers: Age of Ultron - Trailer 3

When Tony Stark jumpstarts a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as they battle to …

Marvel Universe

Eddie Redmayne New Frontrunner to Star in Harry Potter Spin-off FANTASTIC BEASTS