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Despite nearly daily false attacks from the president and his allies, the entire team has just kept its head down Elizabeth de la Vega You have no lawyers, you’re on your own, so that’s pretty terrifying
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More money is certainly required to prosecute wrongdoers, but many of the crimes of 2008 simply couldn’t happen today Gordon Brown has lamented the fact that no banker languishes in jail for their role
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Bring on the Mamma Mia! Cinematic Universe In the first Avengers movie, Thor smash-lands on top of a plane, golden locks billowing majestically in the wind after a flash of electricity (“Scared of a little
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An attempt to bring balance to the subreddit The internet is at its best when it’s used for giant, cheesy goofs — especially if those giant, cheesy goofs involve banning more than 110,000 subreddit members,
Some of them are among the most memorable characters in all of fiction, and some are memorable for being the absolute worse. (Meesa think probably you know exactly who we are talking about. How rude!)
Marvel Cinematic Universe movies have been on a serious hot streak, and it didn't happen by accident
Director Jon Favreau, originally seeking an unknown actor to play Tony Stark, cast Robert Downey Jr. in the role, with some major pushback. Throughout the 90s and early 2000s, Downey had been arrested
Avengers: Infinity War has left audiences with a lot of questions, but fortunately directors Joe and Anthony Russo are providing the answers. The modern blockbuster involves an unprecedented degree of
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Starship Corporation, the work of one developer, is out on Steam Starship Corporation has launched for Windows PC. It’s an unusual blend of city-building and real-time strategy gameplay where the user