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Democrats, it's time to fight like Superman for truth, justice, and the American way

Growing up as a comics fan in the UK, I loved Superman more than any other superhero. But even as an impressionable kid I'd wince at his corny …

Comic Books

Pixar's Biggest Mistakes Were Just Leaked--by Pixar | Inc.com

Here's some news you may find hard to believe: Even Pixar makes mistakes. In fact, the details in a new video recently released by the animated film studio juggernaut would suggest it makes some doozies.<p>But that isn't how we imagine our heroes, is it? Person or company, most often we picture them …

Animation

eBay Earnings are Income and Must be Reported

How Does eBay Affect my Taxes?<p>Updated October 14, 2016<p>eBay is like any other business; if you earn money doing it you need to report those earnings …

Personal Finance

What is Swedish Death Cleaning and Why You Can't Wait to Do It | Inc.com

Please don't tell anyone, but I spent the first five days of the New Year holed up in my apartment, well dressed in my best pj's -- cleaning out my life. Part of what inspired this deep dive into my computer chaos was the creeping feeling of overwhelm I had at entering 2018 struggling to find …

Minimalism

How to connect PlayStation VR to your PC

Sony's entry into the VR world has been a hit — their head-mounted display is as comfortable as they get, and the library of quality games continues …

Virtual Reality

Trump Will Start the End of the World, Claim Evangelicals Who Support Him

Evangelical Christians overwhelmingly support President Donald Trump because they believe he'll cause the world to end.<p>Many have questioned why …

Avengers Tower is a test driving facility, and other movie scenes found in real life

Stranger Things, Marvel movies highlight film buff’s gallery<p>Ever want to know where the Avengers tower is in real life? Hawkins National Laboratory? They’re in and around the Atlanta area, and one film enthusiast spent his New Year’s weekend taking pictures of filming locations and comparing them …

Stranger Things

Here's what every Chrome user should do in the wake of #Spectre

The new year kicked off with a bang on Jan. 3 when security researchers revealed two major software vulnerabilities that affect, to some extent, most …

IT security

What is a ‘death clean’ and why should you do it?

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>The phrase “death cleaning” may sound jarring to unaccustomed ears, but the concept makes …

Personal Finance

How ‘Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind’ Deleted Scenes Change the Entire Movie When Added Back In — Watch

Michel Gondry removed Ellen Pompeo's Naomi from the movie for a very good reason.<p>“Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” is one of the most beloved …

Robert Reich: Trump Voters, He’s Taking You For Suckers

<i>This article first appeared on RobertReich.org.</i><p>Almost one year in, it’s time for another update for Trump voters on his election promises:<p>1. <b>He told</b> …

A village in Kenya is quietly disproving the biggest myth about basic income

KENYA — Maurice Owiti is 47 years old and works as a caregiver in a rural Kenyan village. In a poor community such as his, Owiti is lucky to have a job. But until late 2016, spending even $20 a month on school fees for his son was a struggle.<p>Then a charity called GiveDirectly showed up in October …

Basic Income

This Amazing Exchange Between Sarah Silverman And A Would-Be Twitter Troll Will Warm Your Heart

While promoting her fantastic stand-up comedy special <i>A Speck of Dust</i> in May, Sarah Silverman told <i>Uproxx</i>, “Having a screaming competition… never changes minds. So we need to try and understand each other.” She echoed this sentiment five months later ahead of the premiere of her new talk show, <i>I Love</i> …

Sarah Silverman

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

No home DIYer should be without a multimeter. Here's why.<p>Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every …

Arduino

'Star Wars' masks made from old Louis Vuitton bags will make you turn to the dark side

For most fashionistas, the very idea of cutting up a Louis Vuitton handbag is tantamount to sartorial sacrilege. But, these upcycled designer bags …

Amazing Fan Trailer Brings the Star Wars of Ralph McQuarrie's Original Concept Art to Life

Ralph McQuarrie’s original concept art for <i>Star Wars</i> still influences the designs and creatures we see in the films, in comics, and on TV today. His …

#RaptureAnxiety calls out evangelicals' toxic obsession with the end times

From Trump’s Jerusalem decision to Roy Moore’s campaign, this week has triggered many evangelicals’ anxieties about the apocalypse.<p>A deluge of news in recent weeks, including the contentious election involving evangelical judge Roy Moore and President Donald Trump’s decision to move the US embassy …

Faith

This soul-crushing video of a starving polar bear on dry land shows how global warming is destroying wildlife

A video of a starving wild polar bear roaming around dry land looking for food has gone viral.<p>In the heartbreaking footage, taken in Canada's northerly Baffin Islands, the bony male polar bear slowly ambles along dry land.<p>Head down, he rummages in a nearby rubbish bin looking for food. When he …

Global Warming

‘Rick And Morty’ Creator Dan Harmon Had The Best Advice For A Fan Who Asked Him About Depression

Although Dan Harmon has had some creatively volatile moments, he is largely acknowledged to be a Good Dude. The creator of <i>Community</i>, <i>Rick And Morty</i>, and the podcast Harmontown was recently contacted by a fan on Twitter who asked him for advice on coping with depression.<p>While many would have simply …

Communicate

Only 1 in 10 People Has the Right Skills to Manage. Here Are 5 Things That Person Does to Succeed (the Other 9 Rarely Will) | Inc.com

According to extensive Gallup studies over two decades, one of the most important decisions any organization will ever make is whom to hire or to promote to management.<p>Not to be a downer, but good luck with that. Why? Gallup has determined that only one in 10 people actually possesses the talent to …

Employee Engagement

The best PlayStation 4 games

There's a big reason why the PlayStation 4 is the best-selling console: It has a smattering of games that you can't play anywhere else. Think: blockbusters like <i>Uncharted 4: A Thief's End</i>, <i>Horizon: Zero Dawn</i> and <i>Bloodborne</i>. But even if <i>Indiana Jones</i> simulators and massive open worlds where you hunt …

Fans Prove a PRINCESS BRIDE Theme Park Ride Isn’t Inconceivable

If you’ve ever hoped you would see <i>The Princess Bride</i> as a theme park attraction, then Jon Plsek and Olivia West have something to say to you: As you …

This stunning kitty is like two adorable cats in one

Meet Quimera, the (maybe) chimera.<p>This striking creature looks like two cats in one. One side of her face is orange, with an amber eye; the other is …

The Fungus That Turns Ants Into Zombies Is More Diabolical Than We Realized

Carpenter ants of the Brazilian rain forest have it rough. When one of these insects gets infected by a certain fungus, it turns into a so-called …

Biology

First-Person Castlevania Game Looks Amazing

Remember how moving to first-person was the best thing that happened to Metroid in years? Maybe <i>Castlevania</i> should try something similar, if this …

Retrogaming

Buying stuff at Walmart and selling it on Amazon nets this guy millions of dollars

There may be untapped millions to be made in the clearance racks of your local Walmart.<p>That’s according to a 28-year-old former accountant who told …

Einstein’s Secret to Happiness Was Just Revealed—and It’s Genius

<i>Video provided by Wochit</i><p>Forget the theory of relativity. When it comes to decoding the universe, nothing is more mysterious than human beings. …

Amazon And Ebay Opened Pandora's Box Of Chinese Counterfeits And Now Don't Know What To Do

A few years ago in California, a professional cartoonist, a designer of golf putters, a surfer, and a self-professed geek got together and formed a company. No, this isn’t the start of a bad joke, it’s the very real story of four guys and one good idea — a story of grassroots entrepreneurship and …

eCommerce

eBay launches visual search tools that let you shop using photos from your phone or web

eBay today is launching two new visual search tools that will allow online shoppers to use photos they snap, have saved on their phone, or even those they find while browsing the web or other social networking sites, in order to find matching products from eBay’s catalog. The tools, Image Search …

Machine Learning

Indie game dares to talk about death in a way few others have

We're not allowed to talk about death.<p>In the abstract, sure, people are comfortable addressing the concept of death. Certainly we're allowed to …

Grieving