Chelsea Nielsen

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Nailed To The Chessboard For 50 Years

Bobby Fischer became the youngest grandmaster in 1958 at the age of 15. When he faced Boris Spassky in Santa Monica in 1966 under Jacqueline Piatigorsky's watchful eye, his record was still intact. The year 1966 was memorable. It was the first year I played chess as a grandmaster.<p>"A grandmaster …

The X-Files episode six recap – a finale full of the good, the bad and the ugly

The miniseries ends with a turn from the Cigarette-Smoking Man, some truly preposterous lines and head-scratching moments that make the show what it is<p>It’s tempting to pile on with the outrage when appraising the anti-vaxxer-baiting season finale of the X-Files, called My Struggle II, written and …

TV

It’s the end of the world, and The X-Files feels awful

<i>Caveat: Due to some clumsy scheduling on my part, I missed the first ten minutes of “My Struggle II.” I got caught up this morning; I missed the</i> …

Was The ‘X-Files’ Revival Worth It?

When FOX announced that <i>The X-Files</i>, Chris Carter’s science-fiction drama about the truth being… somewhere, was returning as a “special-event series,” the news was greeted with near-universal excitement. One of the most important shows of all-time in six tantalizing episodes! Mulder and Scully, …

Gillian Anderson on the Future of 'The X-Files'

Actress discusses the finale, getting back into Scully's mind-set and how the show feels different over a decade later<p>When <i>The X-Files</i> ended its first …

TV

'The X-Files' finale gave fans a collective heart attack

WHAT IN THE HELL?! HOW COULD HE? HOW COULD THEY?<p>Chris Carter must be the worst person to ever walk the freaking Earth because who else would spend an …

Meryl Streep Reveals the Story Behind Her Unusual Name

The Oscar winner “haaaaaaaated” her name growing up, and here’s why.<p>The name <b>Meryl Streep</b> is so deeply embedded in pop culture, particularly in filmography, that no one really questions it. Meryl Streep, the name, is just kind of a given, as the title of the greatest-living actress and the woman …

New Jersey

Harvard University debate team loses to New York inmates

<b>A group of New York inmates have out debated Harvard University's team - the top-ranked club in the world.</b><p>Last month, inmates at the Eastern New York Correctional Facility challenged the Harvard team to a debate at the maximum-security lockup.<p>The prison offers courses taught by faculty from nearby …

College & University

21 Of The World's Most Powerful People As Youngsters

Started from the bottom, now the whole team here.

George W. Bush

Why the House Speaker Fight Is Poised for Chaos

It was supposed to be dignified and orderly. It was supposed to reassure donors and supporters that they’re right to back Republican control of the …

Watch 'Mom's' Allison Janney Run the 'American Ninja Warrior' Course

There's nothing the 'Mom' and 'Masters of Sex' double-Emmy winner can't do<p>There's truly nothing <b>Allison</b> <b>Janney</b> can't do right now.<p>The <i>Mom</i> and <i>Masters of</i> …

Watch Glenn Close's Epic Eating Contest With Jimmy Fallon

'Guardians of the Galaxy' was just the beginning of showing her fun side<p>This puts a whole new spin on the phrase "career reinvention."<p>As if appearing …

Glenn Close And Jimmy Fallon Went All Out In This Face Stuffing Contest

It’s quite possible that Glenn Close might be the most fun of all the well respected actresses out there. We’ll get a bit of a comparison when Barbara Streisand is the only guest on <i>Fallon</i> at some point next week, but I think there’s already a neck and neck race between Glenn Close and Meryl …

Some History in color.

Oh, Just Julie Andrews, Jonah Hill, And Channing Tatum Talking About Nude Scenes

For reasons that are probably very explainable but that I don’t want to know because I have chosen to believe they are all friends, legend of the stage and screen Julie Andrews appeared on <i>The Graham Norton Show</i> alongside Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum last week. And they proceeded to talk about …

The 20 Most Ridiculous Ways Scandal Has Hidden Kerry Washington's Pregnancy

Kerry Washington<p>Olivia Pope's gut is never wrong, but how can we be sure anymore when we can't even see it? Since <i>Scandal</i> opted not to write in Kerry …

Pregnancy

'Scandal' Gets Full 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Episode Following Season-Three Finale

The host will sit down with showrunner Shonda Rhimes for an on-set interview.<p>ABC's <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live!</i> will continue to mine <i>Scandal</i> following next …

Scandal's Darby Stanchfield: Kerry Washington Approved My Olivia Pope Impersonation

Forget the president: As far as <i>Scandal</i>‘s concerned, fixer Olivia Pope is the most powerful person in Washington, D.C. – a challenging role that Kerry …

Middle School

#SelloTapeSelfies Is A Hilarious New Meme That Involves You Wrapping Your Face In Tape Like A Moron

Never change, internet.

Breast Cancer