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10 years in, the Marvel Cinematic Universe still lacks diversity — and these 4 graphs prove it

Marvel’s <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, out in theaters April 27, promises to be a culmination of every origin story, direct sequel and mash-up that the …


Sarah Sellers: the nurse who stunned the world at the Boston Marathon

The story was so good it seemed impossible to imagine. A 26-year-old woman with no sponsors or agents, who had run only one marathon in her life, finished second in Monday’s Boston Marathon, one of the world’s most prestigious road races. And no sooner had she crossed the finish line did the …


Deadpool 2's Insane Final Trailer Takes Aim At Avengers: Infinity War And DC Movies

Ahead of its upcoming release, we've now gotten the last full trailer for <i>Deadpool 2.</i> The superhero sequel hits theaters in May, and this latest promo doesn't hold back on what you'd expect to see--namely, insane action and irreverent humor. It looks as if there will be a lot of amazing-looking …


KFC is by far the most popular fast food chain in China and it's nothing like the US brand — here's what it's like

With more than 5,000 restaurants in 1,100 cities in China, KFC dominates the country's fast food landscape.<p>KFC was the first American fast food chain to launch in the country, opening its first China branch in 1987. It quickly became a symbol of the country's rapidly reforming economy and newfound …

Food & Dining

Grayson’s Anatomy: 15 Weird Facts About Nightwing’s Body

While it might not seem obvious at first, Dick Grayson has quietly become one of the world’s most famous superheroes. During his countless adventures …

Comic Books

13 Kids Who Did Not Intend For Their Drawings To Be X-Rated

"My 7-year-old likes tits."


Bill Maher Applauds The Way ‘The Simpsons’ Addressed The Apu Controversy

It shouldn’t be a surprise that Bill Maher is in <i>The Simpsons</i> corner when it comes to the controversy over Apu and Hari Kondabolu’s documentary on the character. The <i>Real Time</i> host addressed the topic during his “New Rules” segment on Friday, wrapping it into a discussion about Molly Ringwald’s …


An Avengers Infinity War fan’s texts to his girlfriend are going viral

Marvel fans are known to be quite passionate about their superheroes - tickets for a 31-hour marathon leading up to Avengers: Infinity War are …

Marvel Universe

Peppa Pig's terrifying 'front face' has finally been revealed - and it can never be unseen

Kids may love it, but mums and dads everywhere probably find themselves a little too familiar with the world of Peppa Pig and its mysteries.<p>The …

Peppa Pig

Soon you’ll be able to play as an Ewok in Star Wars Battlefront II

ElectronicArts revealed the first look at the newest game mode being added to <i>Star Wars Battlefront II</i>, and it’s about to get hairy for a group of …

Star Wars Battlefront

Solo: A Star Wars Story and the False Hope of Really Great Trailers

Good day, rogues; a new <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> trailer dropped last night. It looks really incredible. Donald Glover’s Lando Calrissian drips …

Star Wars Anthology Series

The Simpsons Made Its Apu Problem Even Worse

At nearly 30 years old, The Simpsons has been a pop culture institution for longer than many people reading this have probably been alive. And it …


‘The Simpsons’ Responded To The Renewed Apu Controversy And People Aren’t Too Happy About It

On Sunday’s episode of <i>The Simpsons</i>, “No Good Read Goes Unpunished,” Marge and Lisa Simpson indirectly addressed the renewed Apu controversy that was recently discussed by Hari Kondabolu’s documentary <i>The Problem with Apu</i>. Despite actor Hank Azaria’s unwillingness to speak on camera with the comedian …


Gummy Pickles Are a Thing Now, But Should We Be Sweet or Sour on Them?

You know what’s great? Pickles. Also fantastic? Gummy bears. These are not controversial opinions. But like a mad scientist with a god complex, the …


Strange Dog Joins Couple On Hike — Then They See What's Written On His Collar

"Hi, I'm Smokey."<p>As Scott Brown and his wife were preparing to embark on a snowy trek to a popular waterfall in Washington state this week, they …


We drove a $57,500 Tesla Model 3 and a $43,000 Chevy Bolt to see which is better — here's the verdict

Electric Vehicles

13 quick weight-loss tips that nutritionists swear by

The key to lasting weight loss is losing the weight fast. Here's why: It may give you a psychological boost that helps you stick to your new habits; in studies, quick weight loss led to more pounds off overall plus longer-term success in keeping it off.<p>However, "anyone can do a cleanse or an …

Weight Loss

Obi-Wan Kenobi Ends Star Wars in One Minute by Dropping His Lightsaber Through the Death Star

Dorkly released an animated short where Obi-Wan Kenobi demonstrated how he could have easily ended <i>Star Wars: New Hope</i> in one-minute, during his face …

Star Wars

18 Things Women Do In Movies During Sex That Are Totally Unrealistic

Girl, why you got that bra on still???


15 Marvel Movie Moments That Should Have Been Amazing (But Fell Flat)

With <i>Infinity War</i> (2018), Marvel Studios is about to begin the grand finale to the first major arc of its cinematic universe. The story that began in</i> …

Marvel Universe

'Ready Player One' Forgot to Create Something New

The film is so chock-full of nods to the past that it feels less like an action movie and more like a nostalgia delivery system.<p><b>[This story contains</b> …

Virtual Reality

Ready Player One’s film adaptation isn’t even good enough as a kids movie | Ars Technica

Everything here—character development, CGI, geek-cred references—disappoints.<p>The film adaptation of <i>Ready Player One</i> bares its broken, disappointing …


There are nine different types of boobs in the world, apparently

So which ones are yours?<p>Boobs are funny old things, aren't they? Both functional and perceived as sexually attractive, they're incredibly varied between women. But we've come to learn that it's not just as simple as either having big boobs or small ones.<p>Lingerie company ThirdLove have made it their …


Some Familiar Faces Are Returning for CAPTAIN MARVEL

While we knew that next year’s <i>Captain Marvel</i> film from Marvel Studios would see the return of Samuel L. Jackson’s Nick Fury opposite Brie Larson’s …

Marvel Universe

Mars Travel Could Get Easier Thanks to a New Air-Breathing Thruster

Traveling to Mars presents a lot of challenges. Money is by far the biggest, but right behind it is fuel. It takes a ton of propellant to get into …

Space Exploration

The Outbound Journal

Ready Player One Has A Major Problem Hiding In Plain Sight

<i>Ready Player One</i> is set to hit theatres soon, a film that's gotten a mixed reception so far (you can read our review here). The virtual world of pure …

Steven Spielberg

Audi’s All-New RS5 Coupe Is Lean, Mean, and Best in Green

The 444 hp two-door shines bright on a test-drive in Arizona.<p>Beyond the eccentric world of supercars, green is not a typical color for an automobile. …


This Is the Most Terrifying Halloween Decoration You Have Ever Seen in Your Goddamn Life

The TransWorld Halloween & Attractions trade show is going on in St. Louis right now, and if for some reason you thought last year’s <i>It</i> remake wasn’t …


No secret is safe from the 5PY 8UG!

Unique LEGO creations are great, bringing a new idea or two into the builder community. The latest build by <b>Aaron Newman</b> is one such creation, but the …