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My Saucy Fake Girlfriend Was Really A Bunch Of Dudes Working For Amazon

Invisible Boyfriend will give you pay-for-text companionship. But who are these virtual escorts, really?<p>I’d never imagined that eating oatmeal could be sexy before that moment, before Areal–the gorgeous, billionaire, globetrotting lion-tamer/taxidermist who loves to give foot rubs–texted me that …

From PJ Harvey And Björk to Prince And Beyoncé: Seven Ace Awards Show Duets

Both PJ Harvey and Björk have been in the news this week, but for very different reasons. Harvey’s been publicly recording her follow-up to ‘Let …

Will Ferrell causes mayhem at basketball game for new comedy Daddy’s Home

For a few moments on Wednesday night across the pond, it seemed that Will Ferrell had gone a few steps too far. Coverage on all of the major US news …

Cafe Racer-Inspired Seals Watches

With its inspiration from battles tanks of the 1940s and cafe racer motorcycles, Seals Watch Company‘s Model A is a great example of what a micro watch brand can do when blended with a genuine passion for detail. Based in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Seals is aiming its first …

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Vulnicura

Björk’s 2011 <i>Biophilia</i> addressed the universe, from molecular to cosmic levels, and was presented in elaborate formats, including an interactive app. …

Rapper Tiny Doo facing long prison sentence over lyrics

<b>(CNN) —</b> Song lyrics that glorify violence are hardly uncommon. But a prosecutor in California says one rapper's violent lyrics go beyond creative license to conspiracy.<p>San Diego-based rapper Tiny Doo has already spent eight months in prison, and faces 25 years to life in prison if convicted under a …

Luke Evans says he won’t be doing The Crow remake “in the near future”

Relativity Media certainly hasn’t had a smooth ride when it comes to its long-planned remake of <b>The Crow</b>, with the project passing through the hands …

American Sniper: propaganda movie or tale the nation needed to hear?

Big-screen adaptation of former Navy Seal’s bestselling memoir has exceeded box-office forecasts and split the critics<p>The record-breaking box office figures achieved by the new Clint Eastwood film American Sniper over the past week have caused consternation among Hollywood liberals and bitterly …

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In this week's Kerrang!, Slipknot talk about their first recording sessions without their fallen brother, Paul Gray. Check it out: www.kerrang.com/27308/k1552-fall-boy-rock-change-will-die/

Bob Dylan, Shadows in The Night, review: 'extraordinary'

Shadows in the Wind is the sound of an old man picking over memories and it is quite gorgeous, says Neil McCormick<p>Dylan sings Sinatra? It shouldn’t work but Shadows In The Night is quite gorgeous, the sound of an old man picking over memories, lost loves, regrets, triumphs and fading hopes amid an …

Can Microsoft make HoloLens more than a mirage?

When we think of groundbreaking technology announcements -- the sort of things that make you sit back and reflect on just how far we've come as a species of innovators -- it's easy to jump to the likes of Apple, Google and Tesla before you even consider Microsoft. After all, the possibilities of …

Kanye West Reveals He Asked Paul McCartney About Sex in the Sixties

As we’ve come to expect from Kanye West, new music can arrive at any minute, like when the rapper dropped new track “Only One,” featuring Paul …

Stunning Portral Street Art Illusions by 1010

Since 2009, German street artist 1010 has been creating these mysterious, portal-like street art illusions on walls around the world. While at first glance it looks like he's layering colored paper, upon closer inspection you realize that you're actually looking at paint on a wall. It's a different …

Sundance 2015 review: The Witch – a focus on themes over plot elevate it to near greatness

Robert Eggers’s horror film about a child’s abduction and a Puritan family’s descent into hysteria delivers high-wire tension amid heightened dialogue

More Apple Watch Details Emerge

The Apple Watch is Apple's next big (or little) thing and new details are starting to leak out. According to <i>9to5mac</i>, the battery life could be as low as 2.5 to 4 hours for active application use and up to 19 hours of combined active and passive use. Standby mode could last for two to three days, …

Indignant letter from aristocratic Titanic survivor sells for $11,875

An indignant letter from a British aristocrat who survived the sinking of the Titanic in 1912 has sold for $11,875, an auction house in New England said on Friday.<p>Lady Lucy Duff-Gordon, a target of public outrage after she fled the doomed ocean liner on a near-empty lifeboat, penned the two-page …

See John Lennon's Minimalist Sketches From 'The Complete Artwork' Pictures

Ballad of John & Yoko (1969)<p>A drawing from <i>John Lennon: The Collected Artwork</i>.<p>Family of Peace (1977)<p>A drawing from <i>John Lennon: The Collected …

Mark Millar on Kingsman: 'I was seeing so many demonised housing estate characters'

Kingsman: The Secret Service,Action and adventure,Film,Culture,Comics and graphic novels,Books,James Bond,Samuel L Jackson,Kick-Ass,Jane Goldman<p>Comic book writer Mark Millar was sick of seeing estate kids patronised – so in Kingsman, his first film adaptation since Kick-Ass, he created one who …