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These Shoe Hacks Will Make Your Footwear Last Longer

👠 👡 👢 👞 👟<p>Out of everything in our closets, our shoes probably take the biggest beating. So naturally, we're always looking for tricks to make them last longer and make them more comfortable.<p>While we all know the common tips, like spraying suede shoes before going out in wet weather, most us …

Movies

Ben Foster Loves 7-Eleven Hot Dogs, Hates Social Media<p>A conversation with the typically press-shy actor, who opened up to us about a range of things in conjunction with the release of his new film, 'Leave No Trace'<p>Vince Mancini 06.28.18 4 days ago 16 Comments<p>‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’ Is Lighthearted …

Chris Rock Won't Quit Hosting the Oscars

All the recent talk about boycotts at this year’s Academy Awards have yet to deter Chris Rock, who’s apparently “hard at work” on jokes for the Feb. …

The virtual reality of Sundance, Day 2: hate is the purest emotion

When the empathy machine works too well<p>This week marks the first time I've tried a piece by Nonny de la Peña, one of this decade's most influential VR artists. I'd been anxious about it for days.<p>For the unfamiliar, Nonny de la Peña has been creating virtual reality journalism since before the …

Virtual Reality

Calls for boycott of Oscars grow over diversity of nominees

NEW YORK (AP) — Amid calls for a boycott of the Academy Awards over its all-white acting nominees and Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith both …

Entertainment

'Creed' director Ryan Coogler set to helm Marvel's 'Black Panther'

Another corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is taking shape.<p><i>Creed</i> director Ryan Coogler is officially stepping in to steer Marvel's <i>Black Panther</i>, …

How to make millions as a YouTube star

We hear conflicting mumblings. We hear that YouTube star PewDiePie has reportedly made $12 million, and that he's not the only one to score a big payday.<p>But we also hear that stars with half a million subscribers can sometimes struggle to make ends meet. There's a disconnect that comes from both …

20 modern classic movies everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

And if you have some time off around the start of the new year, this might be a good time to binge some modern-day classics.<p>With that in mind, I've come up with 20 essential titles from the past 15 years that you should reexamine or, if you've never seen them, delve into.

Paramount Pictures

Author Says New Book Will Be the 'African Games of Thrones'

Marlon James, author of the Booker Prize winning novel “A Brief History of Seven Killings,” says he’s going to seriously ramp up the nerd factor in …

'Creed' is a worthy successor to 'Rocky,' reviews say

"Creed" has done right by "Rocky."<p>Sylvester Stallone, who reprises his iconic Rocky Balboa role in "Creed," passed the baton to writer-director Ryan Coogler for this seventh installment of the boxing franchise, and critics are raving at the result.<p>The movie, which stars Michael B. Jordan as Adonis …

Film Industry

Creed Director Ryan Coogler on His Chemistry With Michael B. Jordan

At first blush, Ryan Coogler’s new movie, <i>Creed</i>, the seventh installment in the <i>Rocky</i> series, has little to do with his debut, <i>Fruitvale Station—</i>the …

Gods of Egypt whitewashing controversy: Lionsgate, Alex Proyas respond

The director and studio for the action-fantasy <i>Gods of Egypt</i> are apologizing after the film’s lack of diversity sparked backlash.<p>Directed by Alex …

Bill Gates is launching a multibillion-dollar clean energy fund

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is set to reveal a massive clean energy project on Monday, during the first day of the United Nations climate change summit in Paris. According to <i>Reuters</i>, which originally reported the news, the French government has confirmed that the ex-CEO-turned-philanthropist …

Obama: Islamic State must be destroyed

WASHINGTON — President Obama pledged Tuesday to step up assistance to France and other allies fighting the Islamic State, but stopped short of endorsing a French proposal for a new grand coalition that would include Russia.<p>"As Americans, we stand by our friends in good times and in bad," Obama told …