Jacob Zimmerman

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"Nisekoi" Hug Pillows Previewed

Character goods maker Movic is continuing to book their summer hug pillow offerings. Following really racy <i>No-Rin</i> pair, and the iffy <i>No Game No Life</i> …

"Lucky Star" Manga Goes on Hiatus

In the midst of the manga's 10th anniversary celebration, <i>COMPTIQ</i> magazine has announced that Kagami Yoshimizu's <i>Lucky Star</i> is going on hiatus while …

Teaser Site Opens for "Nisekoi" PS Vita Game

Last week it was announced that a <i>Nisekoi</i> game is in the works for PS Vita, but there wasn't much in the way of additional info to go on at the time. …

"Seitokai Yakuindomo" OVA Scheduled

Cast and staff of last season's vulgar comedy <i>Seitokai Yakuindomo</i> will be reuniting on a new OVA, scheduled to be released with the limited edition of …

Teens React to "Attack on Titan"

<i>Attack on Titan</i> is nothing if not evocative. So, in their 67th "Teens React To..." video, TheFineBros tried out a bit of it on eleven teens between …

Japanese Version "Sword Art Online II" Anime Promo

Following last weekend's early, German version of the first <i>Sword Art Online</i> <i>II</i> ad, the series' site and Aniplex have posted the Japanese version of …

Crunchyroll to Stream "Sword Art Online II"

Stand by for a scintillating summer season of anime as <i>Sword Art Online II</i>, the highly anticipated follow-up to one of anime’s biggest recent hits, is …

Armed Men Set Fire to Donetsk Hockey Stadium

Armed men stormed Donetsk's main ice-hockey arena and set it ablaze early Tuesday, according to the mayor's office.<p>The Druzhba arena, home to the Donbass club, had been earmarked to host several games during the 2015 world championships.<p>Ukraine said it had recaptured the city's airport following an …

Report: Nigeria Has Located Kidnapped Girls, Afraid to Use Force

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Almost six weeks after nearly 300 girls were kidnapped by the terrorist group Boko Haram in Nigeria, …

Brilliant animation takes us on a trip through the bizarre unconsciousness of a drug overdosed girl

A "Nisekoi" Game Is in the Works for PS Vita in Japan

As announced in this year's 25th issue of <i>Weekly Shonen Jump</i> magazine, Naoshi Komi's <i>Nisekoi</i> is officially getting its own game. Konami is working on a …

France says it won't fly American WWII vets over for D-Day anniversary

Seven decades after ­Allied troops stormed Normandy’s beaches and saved France from the Nazis, the surrender-happy nation is turning its back on hundreds of US veterans who want to return next month to mark the invasion’s 70th anniversary.<p>France has broken its promise to pay for the vets to fly to …

Young girl killed in deadly bomb blast in Kano

At least four people have been killed in a bomb blast in Nigeria's second-biggest city, Kano, on a busy street of bars and night spots in a predominantly Christian enclave.<p>Some officials said as many as 15 people were killed in the explosion on Sunday night, although this was unconfirmed. The blast …

Levi From "Attack on Titan" to Be Featured on Cover of Women's Magazine

Kodansha is set to leverage some corporate synergy by putting <i>Attack on Titan</i>'s Levi on the cover of the August issue of women's magazine <i>Frau</i>, on sale …

Boko Haram leader offers to free schoolgirls in exchange for prisoners

Boko Haram has released a video claiming to show the missing Nigerian schoolgirls, alleging the teenagers had converted to Islam and warning that they would not be released until all militant prisoners were freed.<p>In the 17-minute film, about 130 girls wearing full veils can be seen praying in an …

Nigeria Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram: I'm Now Terrified of School

One of the teenagers who escaped from Islamist extremists who abducted more than 200 schoolgirls says the kidnapping was "too terrifying for words," and she is now scared to go back to school.<p>Sarah Lawan, a 19-year-old science student, told The Associated Press that more of the girls could have …

Arkansas gunman released from hospital before killing three: police | Reuters

(Reuters) - A gunman in Arkansas who killed three people, including a 12-year-old girl, and wounded four others before taking his own life had been released recently from a mental health treatment hospital, police said on Sunday.<p>The suspect in the shooting rampage on Saturday afternoon, identified …

Nigeria's President Admits He Has No Idea Where the Kidnapped Schoolgirls Are

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>It took three weeks, but Nigeria's president Goodluck Jonathan has finally spoken out about the …

First sign of South Korea ferry disaster was call from a frightened boy | Reuters

SEOUL (Reuters) - The first distress call from a sinking South Korean ferry was made by a boy with a shaking voice, three minutes after the vessel made its fateful last turn.<p>He called the emergency 119 number which put him through to the fire service, which in turn forwarded him to the coastguard …

Teen hitches ride to Hawaii in jet's landing gear -- and lives to tell the tale

The questions are many.<p>But the first has to be, how in the world did a 16-year-old boy survive a five-hour flight in below freezing cold weather at oxygen-depleted heights without dying or falling out of the wheel well of a huge jumbo jet?<p>Another has to be, how does a 16-year-old even sneak on to …

The Right Way To Eat Ramen Noodles, In GIFs

This is not your college dorm room Cup Noodles.<p>The ramen noodle industry has exploded in popularity in the U.S. in the last couple of years, thanks to a number of pioneering chefs. From Keizo Shimamoto's Ramen Burger to David Chang's Momofuku empire, "shina soba" — or "Chinese noodles" — has …

"Angel Beats!" Visual Novel Apparently Delayed Indefinitely

The long anticipated visual novel spin-off of key's <i>Angel Beats!</i> multi-media franchise was supposed to finally be on its way, with the "-1st beat-" …

2nd PV for "Soul Eater Not!" TV Anime Introduces Main Characters

Media Factory today posted the second promotional video for the upcoming TV anime <i>Soul Eater Not!</i> featuring the three main characters: Tsugumi …

"Attack on Titan" OVA Cover Art Previewed

<i>Attack on Titan</i> volume 13 is set to be released in Japan on April 9th with a first edition run of 2.75 million. The limited edition of this volume …

OKCupid asks users to quit using Firefox due to CEO’s views on LGBT rights

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Credit: Gigaom Illustration<p>If you’re a frequenter of OKCupid using Mozilla’s Firefox browser, you’re going to notice …

Death toll in Washington mudslide rises to 33

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The death toll from the landslide that hit the Washington town of Oso rose to 33 on Monday, according to the Snohomish County …

Boy Scout Kicked Out After Coming Out As Gay Caught On Tape (VIDEO)

Amateur footage that reportedly shows a gay teen being kicked out of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) after he came out to a scouting official is making the blogosphere rounds.<p>The video is part of director Ryan James Yezak's forthcoming documentary "Second Class Citizens," which focuses on the gay …

Afghan optimism and the road ahead

Afghanistan is bracing itself for a presidential election that could be the first truly game-changing event in the country since the 2001 US-led invasion - and according to a local poll commissioned by Al Jazeera, 69 percent say the country will improve over the next five years.<p>For one thing, the …

Steven Simpson, Gay British Teen, Dies After Being Set On Fire At Birthday Party

A young British man has been convicted of manslaughter after killing a gay teen by setting him on fire.<p>The BBC reports that 20-year-old Jordan Sheard has been sentenced to three and a half years in jail for the death of Steven Simpson after pleading guilty to manslaughter charges. Simpson, 18, died …

With growing numbers of LGBT parents around the world, isn't it time the likes of Disney or Pixar portray gay parents in kids' films as ordinarily as they portray heterosexual ones?<p>I recently read a post on a Swedish parenting website from an irate mother complaining that, when she took her young …