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5 Feminist Documentaries to Watch Now on Netflix

This article originally appeared on xoJane. For more stories like this, visit xojane.com.<p>Documentaries can be a powerful cultural and political force …

Batman v Superman Surprise Ending Explained by Director

<b>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</b> has become a bigger hit than most box office pundits imagined, taking in $170 million domestically and $424.1 …

Batman v Superman shrugs off poor reviews for record opening

Studio says it can breathe sigh of relief after first film in rebooted DC universe series takes $170m in first weekend<p>Batman v Superman, the first of 10 superhero movies planned by Warner Bros, opened with weekend sales of $170.1 million (£120m) in North American cinemans, shrugging off poor …

The Lights Out Trailer Will Make You Sleep With The Lights On

2 years ago<p>Look, we write about horror movies here at Cinema Blend. It’s what we do. Over time we have become fairly jaded with what constitutes …

Here are all the new superheroes introduced in 'Batman v Superman'

"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" pulls double-duty both as its own action epic and as setup for the rest of the DC Extended Universe.<p>Not only did we get the debut of Ben Affleck's Batman and Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman, but fans also saw glimpses of future Justice League members. Their cameos are …

The Complicated Relationship Between Animals And Art

At this year's conference of the College Art Association (CAA), I organized a session titled "The Art of Animal Activism" with Keri Cronin, an associate professor of art history at Brock University in Canada.<p>The annual CAA conference is a professional meeting of artists, art historians and museum …

Artist Uses 6,000 Screws to Create Powerful Portrait About Choosing Love Over Evil

Artist Andrew Myers‘ newest screw art piece speaks to the amazing ability that love has to triumph over evil. “Love Wins” is a 6′ X 4′ sculpture that presents an uplifting commentary on the distress that pervades the world. Composed of over 6,000 screws set at various depths and then hand-painted …

Pilot arrested 'after failing breathalyser test' minutes before flight

An American Airlines co-pilot was arrested in front of a planeload of passengers after allegedly failing a breathalyser test minutes before he was due to take off from Detroit airport on Saturday morning.<p>Officials at the airport said they had been notified by the Transport Security Authority that …

You Can Now Peer Into The Batcave From ‘Batman V Superman’ With Google Maps

Thanks to today’s modern technology, it’s never been easier to kidnap Batman! An unlikely Google Maps easter egg is offering up a glimpse of the brooding superhero’s home and the Batcave nestled inside. Convenient!<p>Warner Bros. and the tech giant have paired up to showcase Bruce Wayne’s <i>Batman v</i> …

You can use a tube of lipstick to play 'Counter-Strike'

Don't mess with Chloe Desmoineaux, the gamer behind Lipstrike.<p>Chloe Desmoineaux isn't playing <i>Counter-Strike,</i> the renowned first-person shooter game from Valve, like everyone else. Instead of using traditional PC-gaming controls, she's turned a tube of lipstick into a trigger for her <i>Counter-Strike</i> …

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Raw and Unflinching Photographs of Newborn Babies Directly After C-Sections

The night before French photographer Christian Berthelot shot his first Caesarean section was a sleepless one, and by morning, his mind had returned …

Dwight Howard and other NBA stars wore some, um, interesting Easter shoes

By Des Bieler<p>Des Bieler<p>Sports reporter covering national topics, as well as supporting coverage of D.C.-area teams<p>Email Bio Follow<p>It’s Easter Sunday, a time when many engage in egg hunts and devour chocolate bunnies. It’s also apparently a time when NBA players put on some, um, questionable …

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Romania’s soccer team puts math problems instead of player numbers on jerseys

By Des Bieler<p>Des Bieler<p>Sports reporter covering national topics, as well as supporting coverage of D.C.-area teams<p>Email Bio Follow<p>The Romanian men’s soccer team recently took on a pair of noteworthy challenges. While it prepared for a friendly Sunday with powerhouse Spain, the squad also tried to …

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