Matt Rockey

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MSNBC hilariously attempted to cover the presidential race from an active gun range

It didn't go so well.<p>Host Andrea Mitchell asked MSNBC reporter Kerry Sanders to discuss Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's poll numbers prior to the Nevada Republican caucus on Tuesday evening.<p>Sanders then attempted to do the report at Reno Guns & Range, but he was inaudible due to …

12 More Things You Didn't Know About 'Game Of Thrones,' According To The Cast

"Game of Thrones" facts are coming.<p>It is known ... that a bunch of behind-the-scenes "Game of Thrones" stories are unknown.<p>Helping with that, HBO has now made "Game of Thrones" Season 5 available on digital release, months before it comes out on Blu-ray and DVD in March. As an added bonus for fans, …

What Kinds Of Diseases Can You Get From Eating A Lot Of Sugar?

<i>Sugar: it's in everything we eat, we love it, and it's absolutely killing us. Deaths from type 2 diabetes, obesity, and heart disease have all been linked to sugar intake, and yet our national consumption has never been higher. Thank goodness we had nutrition expert and bestselling author Cynthia</i> …

Is The Sugar In Fruit Healthy For Us?

<i>Sugar: it's in everything we eat, we love it, and it's absolutely killing us. Deaths from type 2 diabetes, obesity, and heart disease have all been linked to sugar intake, and yet our national consumption has never been higher. Thank goodness we had nutrition expert and bestselling author Cynthia</i> …

Tips On How To Overcome A Sugar Addiction

<i>Sugar: it's in everything we eat, we love it, and it's absolutely killing us. Deaths from type 2 diabetes, obesity, and heart disease have all been linked to sugar intake, and yet our national consumption has never been higher. Thank goodness we had nutrition expert and bestselling author Cynthia</i> …

Hidden Sugars Stunting Your Health

The sugars hidden in your everyday diet are hurting you and your family's health. Learn how to fight back against high added sugar intake.<p><b>By Matchup</b> …

What the sugar industry doesn't want you to know

Cool Pics That Capture the Crazy-High Sugar Content of Popular Drinks

A food photographer helps you visualize what Coca Cola, Snapple, Zico Coconut Water and other sugary drinks look like distilled—and it's shocking<p>At …

A sugar tax won’t change bad habits

It is only a year since the Coalition ruled out a “sugar tax” to tackle the sharp rise in obesity rates, but as we report, the medical profession continues to press the case. The BMA is urging George Osborne to impose a 20 per cent duty on sugary drinks to discourage the public – especially …

Diabetes

Come shoot the shit with the creator of Ark: Survival Evolved

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>Last month Polygon was among the first into <i>Ark: Survival Evolved</i>, the open-world survival game that's been lighting up the Steam charts. We found a mysterious world filled with prehistoric creatures, but left asking questions: Where are we? And what …

High Level

8 Healthy Foods with Crazy-High Sugar Counts

These seemingly healthy snacks and favorite foods actually have the potential to send your blood sugar levels skyrocketing<p>Artificial sugar is your …

What Happened When I Said Goodbye to Sugar, and Hello to Whole30

There's nothing like a week in Vermont, home to cheese and creemees, and a trip to meat city U.S.A: Austin, TX to kick you into health gear. For me, …

How Guild of Dungeoneering makes card-based combat a delight

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p><i>Guild of Dungeoneering</i>, out now on Steam, is a game about using cards to build dungeons and fight your way through them, and unfortunately, only the latter of those activities is any fun at all. If you're a fan of the card-based RPG genre, though, …

Board Games

Cards Against Humanity's Phone Support Line Is Incredible

The company behind the game Cards Against Humanity is known for doing funny things. It sent coal to everyone who signed up for its 2013 promotion 12 Days of Holiday Bulls**t. It made a bigger box to hold all the cards from the base game and its expansions, and marketed the box with blatant …

Star Wars Battlefront Playable First on Xbox One

Courtesy of EA Access.<p>Star Wars Battlefront will be playable first to those on Xbox One.<p>Xbox Live users who have an active subscription to EA Access …

PS4 Star Wars Custom Console Looks Amazing

Engineer Edward Zarick, builder of totally epic console mods, has revealed his latest creation--and it certainly does not disappoint. It's a custom PlayStation 4 laptop themed around R2-D2 from <i>Star</i> <i>Wars</i>.<p>Not only is the case itself gorgeous ("it kind of pays respect to the R2 Xbox 360," Zarick says) …

Star Citizen Creator Responds to Delay Concerns and Lots More

Star Citizen creator Chris Roberts has written a lengthy blog post in an attempt to calm concerns people may have about the space game's FPS mode and more. In his latest "Letter from the Chairman" address, Roberts stressed that this mode, called Star Marine, is most definitely not canceled or on …

Study: Men who harass women online suck at games (and life)

Researchers think that they've worked out why certain men abuse women over the internet: because they suck... at games. According to a study by Michael Kasumovic and Jeff Kuznekoff, the most vocal abusers of women online are the ones most threatened by their presence in the digital sphere. The …

Scientific Research

Star Wars/Mad Max: Fury Road mashup casts Darth Vader as Immortan Joe

You could probably mash up <i>Bambi</i> with <i>Mad Max: Fury Road</i>'s full trailer and it would still be bad-ass. But <i>Fury Road</i> and <i>Star Wars</i>? That's a winning combination.<p>After all, it more fully explains why Darth Vader/Immortan Joe needed that respirator, not to mention how Furiosa lost her hand. But I have to …

'Warhammer 40,000: Deathwatch - Tyranid Invasion' Review

<i>Warhammer 40,000: Deathwatch – Tyranid Invasion</i> isn’t just a mouthful, it’s also a very fun, very slick turn-based mobile game set in the Warhammer 40k universe.<p>With a small team of Space Marines—special gloomy Deathwatch Space Marines, no less—you engage in tactical battle against hordes of …

What Game Did You Love When You First Played It But Can't Play Anymore?

Welcome back to GameSpot Q&A a weekly section where we ask our staff and readers an interesting discussion question about video games. Look at this as a forum where you and others can discuss and compare your opinions of this beloved hobby of ours. Let us know what your answer is to this week's …

Resident Evil's Next (and Possibly Last) Film Set to Begin Shooting Soon

The next film in the <i>Resident Evil</i> series, which might well be its last, is set to begin shooting soon.<p>In a recent post on Instagram, franchise star Milla Jovovich posted the picture below of her having a face cast made for <i>Resident Evil: The Final Chapter</i>. She also noted that she was set to leave …

Finding civilization: The future of Life is Feudal | Polygon

Life is Feudal went on to sell 100,000 copies on Steam in its first month<p>"Our game is huge and hard to comprehend at first glance, and that kind of scares some people out"<p>"I'm a big fan of Ultima Online"

Report says adults & children should eat 50% less sugar

Scientists are expected to recommend that adults and children in the UK halve the amount of added sugar they eat and drink, in major report to be published later.<p>The Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition will say only 5% of daily calories should come from what are known as "free sugars", which …

The Guardian view on sugar: cut it out

As the nation digests its breakfast of sweetened cereals and bread on Thursday , the UK’s official nutrition advisers, the scientific advisory committee on nutrition, will publish a new recommended daily limit for sugar. They are expected to confirm a provisional suggestion that people should halve …

Diabetes

Vince Vaughn Goes Off on Gun Rights in a Way That Will Make 2nd Amendment Advocates Smile: ‘Banning Guns Is Like Banning Forks’

Actor Vince Vaughn sounded off on gun ownership rights in a big way in a new interview with British GQ.<p>Vince Vaughn gave a full-throated defense of gun ownership rights in a new interview with British GQ. (Michael Tran/FilmMagic)<p>In excerpts from the interview published Monday, Vaughn said he …

Total War: Warhammer's Epic Griffin Creature Revealed

Sega will release the first-ever gameplay trailer for Total War: Warhammer this coming Friday, the publisher announced today. The video will offer an in-engine look at the upcoming turn-based strategy game. But you don't have to wait until Friday to see something new from the PC title.<p>Ahead of the …