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27 LGBT Movies That Actually Have Happy Endings

There's a happy ending at the bottom of the rainbow.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Baauer is ‘taking action’ against FCC chairman for using Harlem Shake in net neutrality repeal video

The DJ and producer will do ‘whatever I can to stop this loser’<p>Musician Harry Rodrigues, who produces and DJs under the name Baauer, is not okay with Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai using his song, “Harlem Shake,” in an anti-net neutrality video produced by <i>The Daily Caller</i>.<p>The …

Google's AI found an overlooked exoplanet

NASA enlists some machine learning help to boost the search for other worlds<p>NASA has discovered an eighth planet around a distant star, which means we’re no longer the largest solar system we know of. The discovery was made thanks to some artificial intelligence help from Google, which found the …

Exoplanets

This is why JK Rowling doesn’t use predictive text to write Harry Potter

“Ron was standing there and doing a kind of frenzied tap dance. He saw Harry and immediately began to eat Hermione's family”<p>I’ve never seen or read …

33 Christmas Movie Facts That May Actually Surprise You

The characters in The Nightmare Before Christmas are a result of Tim Burton hallucinating from a fever.<p>1. It's hard to imagine anyone but Alan Rickman in the role, but Liam Neeson was originally meant to play the character of Harry in <i>Love Actually</i>.<p>2. Prior to the movie, Richard Curtis had been …

What your daily routine should look like, according to science

Wondering if it's better to workout in the morning or at night? Whether that multivitamin you pop every morning does anything? Or perhaps how long you need to workout to start to see results?<p>As it turns out, scientists have been looking for answers to these questions too.<p>You can use their answers …

Wellness

Everything We Know about 13 Reasons Why Season 2

From new characters to the lack of cassette tapes.<p><i>13 Reasons Why</i> is officially on its way back to you. <b>Selena Gomez,</b> the show’s executive producer, confirmed Monday that filming had officially wrapped for Season 2 of the hit Netflix series.<p>“And this year wraps up with another committed journey with …

Lin-Manuel Miranda celebrated Twitter milestone 'Hamilton' style

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Lin-Manuel Miranda hit two million Twitter followers on Monday, he decided to celebrate in a very "Hamilton" way.<p>Miranda offered to trade bars with followers.<p>"Oh damn. Okay. Lemme get some dinner," Miranda tweeted. "Then we'll trade some twos & separate the saint from sinner …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

‘Black Panther’ Gets A Thrilling International Trailer Showcasing A Ton Of New Footage

Maybe it’s Marvel Japan’s absolutely fantastic Japanese announcer, maybe it’s the new clips showing off Black Panther’s new, super high-tech suit, or maybe it’s the tone that feels different from any recent Marvel movies, but the latest <i>Black Panther</i> trailer deserves attention.<p>In the fallout of</i> …

Marvel Universe

Bayonetta 3 is happening, and it’s exclusive to Nintendo Switch

Nintendo brings Platinum Games’ fantastic Bayonetta series to Switch<p><i>Bayonetta 3</i> is real. Platinum Games’ finest action title is on its way to …

Stranger Things' Charlie Heaton and Natalia Dyer Make Red Carpet Debut as a Couple

They've made it red carpet official!<p>After more than a year of skirting the romance issue, <b>Charlie Heaton</b> and <b>Natalia Dyer</b> made their first red carpet …

Charlie Heaton

For millennials, sending your first text message was a rite of passage

25 years ago, on 3 December 1992, a British engineer sent a message to a colleague. The contents were unremarkable, a simple "Merry Christmas," but …

Cara Delevingne Promises a “Glitterier” 2018

The model, actress, and singer threw her first holiday party, which included a kissing booth, a drag show, and a cocktail called “Twink in Pink.”<p>I’m lying on the floor of <b>Cara Delevingne’s</b> bathroom in London while she’s getting her makeup done, her fingernails painted, and a friend is reading from a …

AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Trailer Gets a ’90s Animated Tribute

By now, most of us have watched the <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> trailer, lets just say, a few times (I won’t cop to just how many times I watched it in a …

Some People Can't See Any Pictures in Their Imagination, And Here's Why

It's more common than you'd think.<p>Imagine an apple floating in front of you. Now see if you can rotate it around in your mind. Look at it from the …

Elon Musk says he's sending a Tesla Roadster playing 'Space Oddity' to Mars

Oh, Elon. The Tesla Roadster is a car to covet, but does Mars really need one?<p>The long-delayed launch of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy is slated to finally …

Teen Brains Find It Hard to Work Out What's Actually Important

Like, whatever.<p>Even when we're teenagers, our brains still have a lot of developing to do. New research suggests that teenage brains haven't matured …

Netflix picks up new 'Sabrina the Teenage Witch' series

But it will not be anything like the '90s show you may remember.<p>Netflix is bringing Sabrina the Teenage Witch back to television, but with a "chilling" twist.<p>The new show will be based on "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" comic, featuring a dark drama/horror tone. The show is being developed by …

Marvel Universe

‘Fantastic Beasts’ Director Defends Johnny Depp Against Amber Heard’s Abuse Allegations: ‘It’s a Dead Issue’

Despite fan outcry against the casting of the actor, director David Yates maintains that allegations from Amber Heard don't impact his …

Amber Heard

The Marvel Creative Committee Wanted ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ To Ditch The Awesome Mix

What would <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> be without its Awesome Mix? Peter Quill’s tape is essential to the fabric of the first film and finding out which tracks James Gunn chose for the sequel was part of the <i>Vol. 2</i> anticipation package. According the director, one Marvel faction suggested wiping Star …

Comics

You Probably Didn't Notice All These Amazing Things In "Stranger Things," But It's Okay Because No One Did

My mind (flayer) is blown.<p>* Don’t Look At These Pics Of Chief Hopper If You Don’t Wanna Fall In Love<p>* Make An Appointment With Your Dentist, Because This "Stranger Things 2" Fact Is Ridiculously Sweet<p>* These 23 Details In "Stranger Things 2" Are So Brilliant You'll Want To Watch It All Over Again<p>* …

13 Non-Traditional But Fun AF Ways To Celebrate The Holidays

Some people have Friends marathons, others grill on their deck like it's the Fourth of July.<p>AKA your closest friends. The people who aren't actually family, but MIGHT AS WELL BE. We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us about their chosen family holiday traditions. Some were funny, others were …

Jude Law is the latest actor to get sucked into the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Marvel's first female superhero has found its male lead.<p>Jude Law has entered talks to join Marvel's <i>Captain Marvel</i>, as first reported Wednesday by</i> …

Don’t Watch This ‘Rick And Morty’ Thanksgiving Video Unless You’re Ready To Cry A Little

<i>Rick and Morty</i> season 4 may not happen for quite a while, but one glass-half-full aspect of that is all the fun little videos Adult Swim keeps pumping out during the downtime. Now the trend continues with another heartfelt Thanksgiving look into the life of Mr. Poopybutthole, who we last saw …

Rick and Morty

Steve and Dustin from 'Stranger Things' answer the internet's most pressing questions

One of the most unexpected things to come out Season 2 of <i>Stranger Things</i> was the unlikely partnership between Steve and Dustin. It was like a '80s …

Twins Born Joined at the Head Return Home 4 Months After Surgery

(MOORESVILLE, N.C.) — Twins born joined at the head have gone home to North Carolina, four months after surgery in Philadelphia separated them.<p>The …

Are You Writing This Down? 13 Stocking Stuffers We (Really!) Want From Kate Spade

If you're looking to stuff a stocking with something truly special, consider Kate Spade. The designer is known for crafting must haves with luxe embellishments, playful imagery, and plenty of sparkles. This year definitely did not disappoint — we are so excited to see new releases right in time for …

Everything Coming to Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu in December 2017

It’s almost time to say goodbye to 2017, but there’s still one more month to get through before we close out the year of streaming. Netflix, Hulu, …

Peaky Blinders

Conservatives knew 'family values' pol had secret gay life

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As Wes Goodman built a political career around values including "committed natural marriage," the 33-year-old Republican was secretly engaging in sexual encounters with men online, via cellphone and, on one significant occasion, in his state office.<p>The office encounter was the …

Government