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These are the worst baby names you've ever heard

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom StoriesBy now we've probably all met somebody who knows somebody who went to school with somebody whose neighbor …

David Beckham

Justice League Vs. Avengers in Worlds Collide Fan Trailer

In the 80s, we were lucky to get one superhero movie a year featuring either a single Marvel or DC Comics character. Now, fans throw a fit if their …

People Are Upset With "Maxim" Over Photoshopping Claims

Ashley Graham keeps on killing it.

Photo Manipulation

“Batman v Superman” Is Democrats vs. Republicans

The astonishments of the quasi-Biblical clashes and catastrophes in the director Zack Snyder’s “Man of Steel” left me impatient to see his “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” The earlier film conveyed an awed and even terrified sense of the colossal, a delight in the cinematic ability to realize …

Comic Books

Street Fighter 5's March update includes some amazing, wild and terrible new costumes

Poor Ken<p>Capcom's latest update for <i>Street Fighter 5</i>, which paves the way for Alex's arrival and adds some promised game features, includes a batch of new costumes for the fighting game's roster. And players have already mined the March update to reveal a batch of weird, wild and questionable …

Meet Sistine Stallone, Sly’s Model Daughter

Though there is no set formula for success, there are a few benchmarks that are guaranteed to get an aspiring model noticed: Being signed by a major agency, landing work with key photographers, and having an interesting backstory all help to make a new face stand out from the pack. Sistine Stallone …

Kevin Smith Batman v Superman opinion on Hollywood Babble-On podcast

This Is How Much The Girls From Fifth Harmony Have Changed Since "X Factor"

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Every weapon Batman uses in the fight against Superman

Taking down a superhero? Better bring your A-game.<p>Throughout "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice," we see Batman use a lot of familiar weapons: the Batmobile, the Batwing, Batarangs, etc. But for his confrontation with Superman, he uses a small set of specially crafted weapons.<p>Bruce carefully …

How DC Entertainment Could Save The “Justice League" Movies

Embracing one simple idea from the comics could allow DC fans to enjoy ultra-grim and traditionally heroic versions of Batman, Superman, and the rest at the same time.

Comic Books

Here's how big 'Star Wars' ships would be compared to real-life objects

Exactly how big is the Millennium Falcon? How about Kylo Ren's command shuttle? We used measurements from the "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" book "Incredible Cross-Sections" to compare the ships in the new film to iconic monuments and real-world animals and objects. Keep reading to see how big the …

Jupiter Was Just Clobbered By Something Enormous

What you’re seeing up above is a video of something that hit Jupiter so hard, you could see it from space. That little gleam on the side was an explosion so big you could see it from 400 million miles away. So, what hit Jupiter, and how was it so intense?<p>The answer is likely an asteroid or comet, …

Astronomy

Alaska volcano ash cloud covers 400 miles, cancels flights

Strong winds Monday pushed an ash cloud from an Alaska volcano into the heart of the state, grounding flights and limiting travel to western and northern communities off the road system.<p>But hours later, officials downgraded the volcano alert level, saying the intensity of the eruption had "declined …

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

This Embarrassing Army Mom Will Soon Prompt Her Son To Hide In A Footlocker

This story sounds all too believable for those who’ve encountered a helicopter parent, but there’s the added twist of this one being an Army mom. These moms are supposed to be even tougher than a run-of-the-mill, civilian mother because the Army is chock full of badassery. Surely, there’s no …

Ben Affleck says he's serious about playing Batman

NEW YORK (AP) — Ben Affleck hopes Batman fans who were skeptical of him playing the caped crusader in "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" realize …

Ben Affleck

How Daredevil Season 2 Could Help Set Up The Defenders

With the blockbuster successes of standalone superhero films as well as the <i>Avengers</i> collaborations, Marvel working to create an empire on the small …

Marvel Confirms Their ‘Iron Fist’ Lead And Sneaks In A Teaser Image While They’re At It

Word that <i>Game of Thrones</i> alum Finn Jones would be the lead in Marvel’s <i>Iron Fist</i> Netflix adaptation has circulated since February, but now the comic giant is ready to give the casting news its official stamp.<p>The decision to have Jones step into the role of Danny Rand was trumpeted on Marvel’s …

A breakdown of everything in the new 'X-Men: Apocalypse' trailer

The newest trailer for "X-Men: Apocalypse" is here. Set after the events of "X-Men: Days of Future Past," we rejoin the mutants as they take on a new foe: Apocalypse.<p>Resurrected from ancient Egypt, Apocalypse and his allies, the Four Horsemen, are on a quest to destroy and remake the world in his …

Spider-Man has a very 'interesting' role in Captain America: Civil War

And don't get used to that costume<p>Spider-Man is going to make his Marvel Cinematic Universe debut in <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>, and directors Anthony and Joe Russo think fans will be pretty happy with how the superhero turned out.<p>Speaking to Collider, the Russos said they spent months nailing down …

Universal Pictures made different Straight Outta Compton trailers for different races

Delivered via Facebook<p>Universal Pictures and Facebook teamed up to create custom trailers for white audiences to promote the N.W.A. film <i>Straight Outta Compton,</i> scrubbing any mention of the rap group and instead focusing on the rise of Ice Cube and Dr. Dre. Universal marketing chief Doug Neil and …

Universal Pictures

6 Ways to be Better at Work Right Now (Or, You Know, Tomorrow)

Don't have the time (or inclination) to read the best self-help books on the market? No problem. We've done the legwork for you<p><b>Be calmer under pressure.</b><p>The tip: "When you're stressed your shoulders automatically rise without you even noticing. Simply dropping them will make you calmer physically, …

Self-confidence

North Korea Fires Ballistic Missiles After U.S. Imposes New Sanctions

One of the two missiles, believed to be a Rodong model, reportedly flew about 500 miles across North Korea before falling into the range of Japan's air defense identification zone.<p>North Korea launched two ballistic missiles early Friday morning, according to reports.<p>One, believed to be a Rodong …

North Korea

The Cardinal Rule Of Virtual Reality: Don't Move

At this point, I’ve spent what feels like three solid days with my face in a VR headset. Between The Oculus Rift, The HTC Vive and Playstation VR, I’ve hopped between firing pistols, solving picturebook puzzles, setting up tower defense networks and climbing Mount Everest. I feel very, very …

Virtual Reality

Why 'Deadpool' Is Unstoppable at the Box Office

No one expects much to happen at the box office in February. And that's how we get a surprise smash like "Deadpool."<p>The saga of the pan-sexual superhero, which broke all kinds of box office records when it premiered last weekend, had a 58 percent drop this weekend (on par with most comic book …

Film Industry

'Deadpool' tops box office again with $55M

There's no stopping the "Merc with a Mouth."<p>Last week's box-office champ <i>Deadpool</i> pulverized the competition once again, snagging another $55 million in its second weekend, according to studio estimates from tracking firm comScore.<p>The raunchy comic-book film starring Ryan Reynolds as the …

Film Industry

Robber Gets A Hefty Dose Of Karma When He Runs Into A Trained Fighter

Bradenton, Florida resident David West was just trying to make Valentine’s Day tolerable for his girlfriend when she was working behind the counter at a Walgreens pharmacy, when a would-be robber named David Nemeth attempted to stick-up the place in the middle of the afternoon and demanded …

Shia LaBeouf Punched A Fan In His Face During Recent Elevator Stunt

Starting 9 am on Friday, James Franco's biggest rival in Try-Hard Art 101, Shia LaBeouf, followed up his (admittedly pretty spectacular) move theater residency...<p>...by standing in an elevator at Oxford Union (part of Oxford University in England) for 24 god damn hours.<p>The 'performance'--called …

Shia Islam

Arizona high school students' racism even offends Arizona

Six Arizona HS students at Desert Vista High School decided to re-arrange the letters of a slogan spelled out on t-shirts to offend their fellow …

Donald Trump Floats New Campaign Strategy: Murder

Nothing can stop Donald Trump, according to Donald Trump—not even cold-blooded murder.<p>In an effort to demonstrate how dedicated his supporters are, …