Cait Fahrenkamp

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A crap-ton of Dungeons & Dragons news came out this week

Once again, I've been slacking when it comes to writing about <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> news. Even arranging time to be the Dungeon Master in a <i>Curse of …

Oregon allows sale of pot edibles, oils to general public

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Ray Berrian has been smoking marijuana for years. But on Thursday he walked into a store on a busy street in the Portland …

How Romantic Ideas Destroy Your Chance at Love

To fall in love with someone feels like such a personal and spontaneous process, it can sound strange—and even rather insulting—to suggest that …

Relationships

No Man's Sky team has received "loads" of death threats following delay

When No Man's Sky was officially delayed to August last week, many were disappointed. It means we'll have to wait another two months before we can …

Superhero movies release date list: Suicide Squad, Wolverine 3, Wonder Woman and 18 more premiere dates to watch out for

Superhero movies adapted from the comic books have been the rage since some years now. These fictional movies have managed to captivate the minds of …

Samsung's Batman Galaxy S7 Edge has Alfred on speed dial

What better way to celebrate the third anniversary of the popular mobile game <i>Injustice: Gods Among Us</i> than with a Batman-themed phone. Samsung created the Galaxy S7 Edge Justice Edition for the occasion (rather than the release of a certain movie), mixing black and gold accents for the new version. …

Look at This Gorgeous Wonder Woman Barbie

Invisible plane not included.<p>Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman was one of the best parts of <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i>, so it only makes sense that Mattel would produce a badass Wonder Woman Barbie for those of you interested in reenacting her best scenes at home. According to <i>USA Today</i>, the new …

17 DIY Pillows That Are Too Cool to Be a Square

Squares are cool and all, but when it comes to cuddling up with the perfect pillow, the shape just doesn’t always cut it. If you’re re-doing your cushy textiles, you might want to consider something a little out of the ordinary for that couch, armchair or bed. Forget about all those typical square …

Decorations

Beauty and the Beast trailer tops Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Captain America in views

Emma Watson takes all<p>The new teaser trailer for the Emma Watson-starring <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> live-action film has beat out <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> for most views in a 24-hour period.<p>Within 24 hours, Disney's teaser trailer for <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> racked up 91.8 million views, according to The …

New DC Films Boss Confirms He Is Working on the Batman Film With Ben Affleck

It was reported last week that Warner had created a new film division to focus specifically on their DC superhero properties. Now Geoff Johns, one of the two heads of DC Films, has discussed his new role and revealed that is already working on Ben Affleck's standalone Batman film.<p>Johns spoke to …

20+ Comics That introverts Will Understand

Are you an "innie" or an "outie"? No, I'm not talking about your belly button! I mean are you an introvert or an extrovert?<p>Statistics show that …

A Weekend in a Psychiatric Hospital Showed This Podcaster Just How Broken Our Mental Health System Really Is

Despite his master's degree in psychology, he never expected a psychiatric hospital to be like this.<p>I first met Alan Motter last year when he interviewed me for the Introvert/Extrovert Podcast. In the subsequent months, I've spoken with Alan several times about mental strength and our mutual …

Mental Health

Get Ready to Binge on Zucchini Pizza Bites

Low-carb alert!<p>As passionate pizza lovers, we're looking for inventive ways to combine sauce, cheese, and pepperoni as often as humanly possible. For Delish, that means a <i>lotta</i> pizza, so finding swaps for the carb-heavy dough is key. Delish has stuffed mushrooms with pizza ingredients — potatoes too …

What Happened When I Stopped Pretending Everything Was Perfect

Growing up, my parents taught me that no one would handle my problems for me; it was on me to face them, and then fix them. If I had an issue with a teacher, a fight with a friend, an essay that I just couldn't seem to get right, they were there to listen and offer suggestions, of course, but they …

20 best vegetarian recipes: part 1

Vegetarian food and drink,Food & drink,Vegetarianism,Life and style,Indian food and drink,French food and drink<p>From Romy Gill’s chana dal to Jane Grigson’s ratatouille, great vegetarian dishes chosen by Observer Food Monthly

French Food

LICKI Brush, A Tongue-Shaped Silicon Brush That Lets Humans Lick Their Cats

The makers of the interactive SHRU cat toy sucessfully raised funds through Kickstarter for their newest creation, the LICKI Brush. A novel silicon …

Pets

Big changes are coming to the nutritional info printed on your food

A new look is coming to Nutrition Facts labels on food packages, with more attention to calorie counts and added sugars. And no longer will a small …

What Construction Workers Could Teach Other Industries About Mental Health Awareness

In the 14 years since I started my career as a psychotherapist, I’ve seen some shifts in the way society views mental health. Slowly, the stigma attached to mental illness seems to be decreasing. And each year during the month of May–Mental Health Awareness Month–I’m always happy to learn about …

21 Tumblr Posts That Perfectly Summarise Owning A Cat

"I wonder if my cat would be jealous if she knew how many other cats I reblogged."

Green Ronin’s New D&D Kickstarter is TOTALLY RIGHTEOUS!

Our friends at Green Ronin Publishing, who have released such titles as <i>Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana</i>, <i>Dragon Age RPG</i>, and <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> …

‘Supergirl,’ ‘Arrow,’ ‘The Flash,’ And ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ Will Form The Mother Of All Superhero Crossovers

While doing press for <i>Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows</i>, <i>Arrow</i> star Stephen Amell was asked whether or not his DC Comics character would ever cross over with Melissa Benoist’s <i>Supergirl</i>. After all, it was a fair question because the former CBS show had been renewed by Amell’s home, The …

Legends of Tomorrow

Probiotics Are Useless, GMOs Are Fine, and Gluten Is Necessary

A roster of nutrition-myth-busting studies were published this week.<p>The biggest nutrition fads of the last few years have all taken huge blows in the last week. But will anyone listen?<p>Over the last seven days, a roster of myth-busting nutrition studies were published showing probiotics are …

Marvel's "Black Panther" Cast Will Be 90% African or African-American

With reports this week that Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong’o are set join Chadwick Boseman in “Black Panther,” the 2018 Marvel film is clearly …

Comics

Why TITANS Should Join the CW TV Universe

With <i>Supergirl</i> officially moving to the CW next season — where some would argue it belonged in the first place — that makes four DC Comics shows on …

DC Comics

There's a massive shake-up at Warner Bros. after the failure of 'Batman v Superman'

Nearing the end of its theatrical run, the movie has grossed only $869.8 million worldwide. For a superhero movie of its size, in which the two best-known comic book characters of all time go head-to-head, that just doesn't cut it. The movie really needed at least $1 billion to be a …

'Game of Thrones' Clue is now a real board game full of death

Last year, geeky retailer ThinkGeek rolled out its annual roundup of April Fools' fake products, including a super-size version of the classic mystery board game Clue done up "Game of Thrones"-style.<p>ThinkGeek has since taken down its faux product page and removed its video parody, but that's OK. …

TV Series

The 'Dark Souls' Board Game Has Raised Over $5 Million, Adds Huge New Stretch Reward

With just two hours to go before wrapping up the <i>Dark Souls</i> board game Kickstarter, Steamforged Games has raised over $5 million—well above their goal of $70,000.<p>This astronomical figure has unlocked a very big, very important stretch goal: A campaign/scenario mode for the game, which was more about …

Multicellular Life Was Caused by The Same Gene That Suppresses Cancer, Study Suggests

Fascinating.<p>Biologists at the Kansas State University found that a single gene called retinoblastoma (RB) is responsible for the evolution of …

Biology

DC Comics responds to outcry about sexual harassment, after dismissing female editor

After three weeks of silence, DC Comics comments on swelling online discussion<p>Following weeks of social media chatter and stories by comic book journalists, DC Comics has released a formal statement in response to an ongoing discussion about a top DC editor who has retained his position and …

Sexual Harassment