James Ellefritz

18 Added | 7 Magazines | 1 Like | @Vordimyre | Keep up with James Ellefritz on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “James Ellefritz”

Two House Bills Would Completely Legalize Marijuana Across the U.S.

Yes, the United States federal government might just legalize marijuana. Two congressmen just filed two separate House Bills on Friday that together …

All Evidence Points To This Beloved Marvel Character’s Death In ‘Avengers 3’

(Possible spoilers)<p>The writing on the wall happens to spell doom for one certain Marvel character, and his death will have huge implications on the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe. That character? Captain America, Steve Rogers. Here’s what we know so far…<p>Sebastian Stan, who plays Bucky Barnes …

Marvel Universe

These Archie vs. Predator covers are just the right amount of insane

Archie Andrews has had a helluva couple years. Last year he died taking a bullet for a gay Navy SEAL. No really. Now he's being hunted by the Predator.<p>No really.<p>Today marks the release of the covers, io9 reports, and boy howdy are they amazing.<p>Francisco Francavilla, who did the art for <i>Afterlife</i> …

Comics

Why American Sniper is fighting an uphill battle in Hollywood

Will Clint Eastwood’s biopic about military marksman Chris Kyle succeed where other Iraq war films have failed?<p>• First look review<p>In Hollywood, the Iraq war is a story few want to tell and even fewer want to hear. American Sniper, Clint Eastwood’s biopic of military marksman Chris Kyle – who …

Box Office

The hydrogen-powered Toyota Mirai is not the eco-friendly car we’ve been looking for

Toyota recently unveiled its strategy to make hydrogen fuel cell vehicles an accessible alternative to cars powered by fossil fuels — putting optimism for more hydrogen-powered vehicles at the forefront as the Japanese automaker (and world’s largest producer of cars) is finally exploring how to …

Jerry Jones says teams can relocate without NFL permission

The Cowboys' owner believes a franchise can move without getting the three-quarters vote from the NFL.<p>St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke stated last week that he plans to build an 80,000-seat stadium in Inglewood, Calif., which raised questions about his intentions to move the team. To relocate, it …

NFL

John Fox would still be Broncos coach if they won the Super Bowl

Denver Broncos vice president and general manager John Elway met with the media on Tuesday to explain the team's plan for the offseason, including the dismissal of John Fox and the future of Peyton Manning.<p>John Fox would still be the head coach of the Denver Broncos if the team won the Super Bowl. …

NFL

George Lucas was planning to release Star Wars Episode 7 and then sell Lucasfilm

George Lucas washed his hands of Star Wars when Disney bought Lucasfilm, but prior to the acquisition, he had been developing his own version of what might have been Episodes 7 through 9, he said in an interview with USA Today.<p>Lucas sold the the company he founded in 1971 to Disney for $4.05 …

MLB Hall of Fame Inductees

Retired NFL players' lawsuit against EA's Madden series can go forward, court says (update)

A lawsuit brought in 2010 by thousands of former NFL players against Electronic Arts will proceed, now that an appeals court has rejected EA's argument to have the case thrown out.<p>The case, Davis et al. vs. Electronic Arts, Inc., resembles the lawsuit that former college football players brought …

Electronic Arts

Batman: Arkham Knight's limited edition statue may have given away too much

For the release of Rocksteady's third big Batman game, <i>Batman: Arkham Knight</i>, publisher Warner Bros. has created a limited edition package that includes a Steelbook case, custom art book, comic book and a 12-inch statue featuring a proud Batman standing over the skyscrapers of Gotham City. Does that …

Secretive Military Tech Company Announces Augmented Reality Glasses For Consumers

For the past six years, low-key Osterhout Design Group has been building heavy duty smart glasses for the military. But after seeing the kind attention heaped onto gadgets like Google Glass, the small San Francisco-based company is looking towards the consumer market and thinks it has something …

Augmented Reality

New eBook Shows How to Cook Food from Skyrim, Zelda

When you truly love something, you want to find new ways to experience it. A movie from your favorite book. Statues from your favorite comic. What …

The Elder Scrolls

Beautiful Skyrim Photos Look Like Postcards

Skyrim may be a video game from 2011 -- like dogs years, this makes it almost <i>old</i> -- but it's still one of the best-looking video games on the planet, …

Photography

‘Faces of Skyrim’ celebrates a startlingly beautiful game

Take a good long look at Eorlund Gray-Mane, here with the legendary Wuuthrad. This isn't embellished, retouched, ‘shopped or anything, it's an in-game shot from <i>The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim,</i> which launched more than three years ago.<p>The portrait is part of "Faces of Skyrim," a two-gallery series on …