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Snoop Dogg has invested in an Uber-style weed delivery app

The rapper/ reggae artist/ full-time weed smoker Snoop Dogg has invested millions of cash in a marijuana delivery service called Eaze. Snoop is edging away from the rap game (see: Snoop Lion) and is no doubt considering how best to spend all that dosh he's accumulated over a long career spent as a …

Snoop Dogg

Teaser trailer for The Human Centipede 3 (Final Sequence)

A few days ago we got an official synopsis and release date for <b>The Human Centipede 3 (Final Sequence)</b>, and now IFC Midnight has released the first …

How Siri can maximize your iPhone music experience

Siri, the iPhone's built-in virtual assistant, can help you out in a number of ways, from dialing numbers to giving you a weather report to reading …

Final trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron

With a little over two weeks to go to the UK release of <b>Avengers: Age of Ultron</b>, Marvel has released a “final” trailer for the Joss Whedon-directed …

9 Things You Can't Remember Anymore Thanks To Technology

If you need more proof that our phones keep getting smarter but our brains keep getting dumber, just try to remember someone's number other than your own.<p>And no, your mom doesn't count.<p>It's easy to forget things that our phones do for us everyday, which is just one of the myriad reasons why we have …

Psychologists Say Power Does 4 Crazy Things to Your Mind

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Who doesn't desire power?<p>There's a little Frank Underwood in all of us.<p>At the beginning of "House of Cards,"Kevin Spacey's character explains why power beats money<p>Money is the McMansion in Sarasota that starts falling apart after 10 years. Power is …

Why We Act Irrationally: What Drives Our Senseless Habits

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>It was 1977 and, although nobody knew it at the time, psychologist Ellen …

Self-improvement

Democracy v Psychology: why people keep electing idiots

The 2015 election campaigns are under way, and it’s clear that doing or saying unintelligent things is no barrier to political success. Unfortunately, there are several psychological mechanisms that lead to apparent idiots being elected into powerful positions.<p>Politicians. Their reputation is very …

Boris Johnson

Frances E. Jensen's book reveals your child's mood swings are not their fault

Why teenagers say I hate you! New book reveals your child's mood swings are not their fault - it's the way their brains are wired<p><b>Book by Frances E.</b> …

Parenting

HugeDomains.com - TheSparkMedia.com is for sale (The Spark Media)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Web Traffic

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Lesbians’ goodbye kiss leads to ‘humiliation’ in Paris

Paris is where people – lovestruck locals and tourists alike – kiss. You can hardly take two steps down a <i>rue</i> or <i>grand boulevard</i> without seeing a couple smooching, often in the middle of the pavement.<p>Carrie and Mr Big chose the Pont des Arts for their kiss in the final episode of <i>Sex and the City</i> and …

France

Divers will brave Arctic ice to unlock secret of Franklin’s doomed voyage

Next month, 170 years after the Erebus and all its crew were lost, experts will try to reach the wreck – under thick ice on an undersea ridge<p>Navy divers and marine archaeologists are about to attempt a daring feat of polar exploration. In a few weeks they will drill beneath the thick ice in the …

Franklin Expedition

Coalition Britain in 12 charts

How has Britain fared under the coalition? On the surface the economic data shows the coalition has been a success, but digging deeper reveals an uneven recovery that has left many behind, a series of unmet promises and a divided country with a smaller standing on the world stage.<p>These 12 graphs …

Economy

Farage irresponsibly mixing fears over extremism and immigration, says Clegg

Ukip leader takes part in Twitter exchange with both David Cameron and Ed Miliband after they criticised his comments<p>The leaders of Britain’s three main political parties have closed ranks to condemn Nigel Farage after the Ukip leader called for the scrapping of the bulk of the country’s …

Human Rights

Easily Distracted By Noise? You Might Just Be A Creative Genius

What did Charles Darwin, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and Marcel Proust all have in common? Besides being creative geniuses, they shared an odd quirk: The luminaries were abnormally sensitive to noise, and often required solitude to work.<p>Proust, for instance, rarely left his one-bedroom apartment in …

Researchers determine the safest place to survive a zombie outbreak in the US

Researchers at Cornell University have conductive a study to determine the which regions in the U.S. would be safest during a zombie outbreak, The Washington Post reports.<p>Alex Alemi, a researcher and statistician with the group, has developed an interactive model of how a zombie outbreak could …

Jai Courtney reveals Suicide Squad's "dark" and "dope" tone

Talking to MTV, Jai Courtney (<b>Insurgent</b>, <b>Die Hard 5</b>) has called his upcoming DC movie <b>Suicide Squad</b> “dark”, “cool” and “dope”. He plays Australian …

New Trailer For Marvel's Daredevil

We’re now just a month away from the first season of the Marvel/Netflix Daredevil series that promises to bring the Man Without Fear to TV screens …

Comics

87 Brilliant Designs For A New Pedestrian-Cycling Bridge In London

London has its fair share of iconic bridges already, but it wants more. It’s about to start building the Garden Bridge–a very green pedestrian walkway designed by Thomas Heatherwick. And now it wants another bridge to connect Pimlico, near Victoria Station, with a massive new development in Nine …

England

Paul Rudd confirmed to lead Edgar Wright's Ant-Man

Word<p>arrived this week that <b>Paul Rudd was in negotiations</b> with Marvel to lead Edgar Wright’s anticipated 2015 blockbuster, Ant-Man, and now it’s …

Marvel Universe

Bryan Singer announces X-Men: Apocalypse for 2016

It’s been a huge week for superhero news, what with Warner Bros. announcing that Gal Gadot (<b>Fast & Furious 6</b>) being cast in the role of Wonder Woman …

Henry Cavill as the Man of Steel in Superman: Flyby screen test

When Zack Snyder cast Henry Cavill as the lead in <b>Man of Steel</b>, it wasn’t the British actor’s first brush with Superman. Back in 2004, Cavill was cast …

Disney reaches deal with Paramount for Indiana Jones rights, clears the way for future movies

When Walt Disney Pictures purchased Lucasfilm last year, it not only acquired ownership of the <b>Star Wars</b> saga, but also Lucasfilm’s other big …

10 of the Worst Supervillain Costumes in Comic Book Movies

1. The Riddler (Batman Forever)<p>Just as we began this list with a villain from Batman Forever, it seems fitting that we’re going to end it with …

Comic Books

Barry Allen meets Oliver Queen in first clip from tomorrow's Arrow

The CW will take a huge leap forward in its ever-expanding DC Television Universe with tomorrow night’s episode of <b>Arrow</b>, as Grant Gustin (<b>Glee</b>) makes …

Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat talks Peter Capaldi's Doctor

After the excitement of the <b>Doctor Who</b> 50th Anniversary Special ‘The Day of the Doctor’, Whovians are now gearing up for Matt Smith’s final appearance …

R.I.P. Paul Walker (1973 - 2013)

We are very sad to report the news that Paul Walker has passed away in a tragic car accident in Southern California, aged just 40. Walker, who was …

New international trailer for Darren Aronofsky's Noah

After giving us our first look at Darren Aronofsky’s <b>Noah</b> earlier this month with two trailers [which you can watch here], Paramount Pictures has now …