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FDA Orders Antibacterials Removed From Consumer Soaps

Say goodbye to those “antibacterial” soaps. The Food and Drug Administration says they do little or nothing to make soap work any better and said the industry has failed to prove they’re safe.<p>Companies will have a year to take the ingredients out of the products, the FDA said. They include …

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This Video Explains How Your Texts Are Sent From One Phone to Another

When you send a text message to someone else, there’s a long, complicated path from your phone to theirs. If you’ve ever wondered just how that …

Why are MacGyver, Training Day, and Lethal Weapon the exact same show?

It's the time of year where TV networks announce the new shows they're bringing to television screens, which means it's also time for a lot of trailers — and for CBS, that includes <i>MacGyver</i> and <i>Training Day</i>. And no, you're not crazy, those names do sound awfully familiar, because repurposing old …

How To Lose Weight In 4 Easy Steps

Don’t be put off by the title of this video! If you don’t want to lose weight, or you don’t need tips on losing weight, you should be told that it’s …

5 Tolkien Villains Too Big For The Big Screen

The works of J.R.R. Tolkien have yet to be fully adapted for the big screen, and even though Peter Jackson's films delivered a few dozen hours of …

The Florida Teen Arrested For Impersonating A Doctor Speaks Out And This Story Just Gets More Insane

Yesterday, we brought you the story of 18-year-old Malachi Love-Robinson, the Florida teen who was arrested for impersonating a doctor at a medical clinic that he apparently founded. The story got even weirder when it was discovered that, in January of 2015, Love-Robinson had been briefly detained …

West Palm Beach

’10 Cloverfield Lane’ Tells A Deeper Story With Subliminal Images

Subliminal messaging is controversial as an advertising technique, but if you’re looking to hide stuff in your movie trailer, it’s incredibly useful. And, needless to say, <i>10 Cloverfield Lane</i> is having a lot of fun making use of it in its new trailer.<p>These are hard to spot unless you fiddle with …

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Melissa McCarthy Is The Ultimate ‘Supermarket Sweep’ Contestant In This Cut ‘SNL’ Sketch

In terms of syndicated game shows where an overly enthusiastic host instructs contestants to run through a grocery store and throw expensive hams, cheese wedges, and frozen turkeys into their carts, <i>Supermarket Sweep</i> was the best. Even if everything was a lie. <i>The Sweep</i>, as no one called it, has been …

Comedy

‘Deadpool’ Has A Lot Of Easter Eggs, So Here’s A Video Breakdown

<i>Deadpool</i> is not the kind of movie that generally winks and nudges you with its nerdy jokes. Well, maybe that Stan Lee cameo. But they’re there, and there are a lot of them, and one vlogger broke out as many as he could find.<p>This isn’t the complete list; for example, in the opening credits sequence, …

Eggs

Will Ferrell And Christina Aguilera Bring The Weird To Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Tight Pants’ Song

Jimmy Fallon’s recurring sketch “Tight Pants” made its return to <i>The Tonight Show</i> last night, this time with Will Ferrell and Christina Aguilera sliding into the titular slacks. While this sketch can be a little on the “why is this happening?” side, it’s the perfect platform for Ferrell to let loose …

Will Ferrell

The ‘Midnight Special’ Trailer Features A Powerful Little Boy On The Run

When most cinephiles hear Jeff Nichols’ name, they think of the director behind well-received independent films like <i>Mud</i> and <i>Take Shelter</i>. These are deeply dramatic, character-driven pieces that feature the acting chops of Academy Award-winners and nominees like Matthew McConaughey and Michael …

Movies

10 Questions We Have After The Insanely Fantastic Midseason Premiere Of ‘The Walking Dead’

<i>The Walking Dead</i> returned last night with an episode that some are already calling the best in the series’ history. The episode, directed by Greg Nicotero and written by Seth Hoffman, finally paid off the slow-burn of the first half of the season, putting a bow on the zombie-horde storyline. It did …

The Walking Dead

These Secret Netflix Codes Will Unlock Thousands Of Hidden Genres

No matter where you go in the world (as long as it’s not China), you can stream <i>BoJack Horseman</i>. Netflix is now available in most countries, 190 to be exact, including Bangladesh, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. But what happens when you’re sick of</i> …

The ‘Australia’s Got Talent’ ‘Reaction Guy’ Isn’t Bothered By The Internet Making Fun Of Him

Last week, a promo for <i>Australia’s Got Talent</i> went viral due to the a seemingly rubber-faced audience member’s reaction to what he was witnessing on stage. That audience member has since been identified as 21-year-old Josh Saunders, a dance instructor who stopped by Australia’s Channel Nine <i>Today</i> …

Brad Pitt

Lawyers Ken Kratz And Dean Strang Debate ‘Making A Murderer’ With Megyn Kelly

Trick friends into thinking you have your shit together

1. Put a bunch of shit in jars.<p>You know when you buy rice, pasta, or grains, they come in perfectly good plastic packaging? Well throw them out, pour …

‘Pardon Steven Avery’ Petitions Have Received 200K+ Signatures (And Other ‘Making A Murderer’ Updates)

Netflix’s <i>Making a Murderer</i> became something of a national obsession over the Christmas holiday, which is probably a good thing, people getting a good look at how the criminal justice system actually works and whatnot. Interest in the case has fueled follow-up stories, which are everywhere now, but …

Crime

Freddie Mercury Fans Love This A Cappella ‘We Are The Champions’ Mashup

Freddie Mercury‘s enduring legacy will live on forever, and although many frontmen may try to replace him, no one stands a chance of measuring up to his greatness. The man was a master of live performances, and even the tiniest unreleased scrap of a duet goes viral. Granted, that example was an …

Mashups

The Creators Of ‘Making A Murderer’ Fire Back At Prosecutor Ken Kratz And Hint At A Sequel

The Wrap reached out to Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi, the filmmakers behind Netflix’s <i>Making A Murderer</i>, hoping to gain a little insight into the claims made by former prosecutor Ken Kratz in an interview with <i>People Magazine</i>. In the interview, Kratz criticized the docuseries and said that the …

Crime

Inside Out: Outside Edition

‘Making A Murderer’ Prosecutor Ken Kratz Says The Series ‘Omitted Key Evidence’

YES, THIS POST INCLUDES <i>MAKING A MURDERER</i> SPOILERS. IT’S ALSO ABOUT A DOCUMENTARY DEPICTING EVENTS FROM 10 YEARS AGO. READ AT YOUR OWN RISK.<p>Special prosecutor Ken Kratz, with his giant head and creepy lady voice, who pursued a weak case against Steven Avery and an even weaker one against Avery’s …

Crime

An Honest Trailer for Die Hard

Finally, Screen Junkies tackles the only Christmas movie that no one is tired of yet (and what we always think of when we see broken glass on the …

Who Wants To See Mac From ‘It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia’ In A 1998 Yoo-Hoo Commercial?

It’s a little-known fact that Rob McElhenney of <i>It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia</i> began his acting career at a young age, most famously appearing in that anti-smoking PSA you may have seen. But thanks to Reddit, this 1998 Yoo-hoo commercial has now also surfaced, showing a fresh-faced McElhenney at …

TV

'The Hateful Eight' and Twenty-Six Other Films Where Worse Things Happen to Jennifer Jason Leigh

I would have given a lot to see Jennifer Jason Leigh in <i>Cabaret</i> a few years ago, but I'm probably going to skip the new Tarantino movie, <i>The Hateful Eight</i>. If I wanted to spend three hours hearing fake cowboys say the N-word in the snow, I'd change planes in Calgary. I'm also sort of done with …

The Latest ‘Star Wars’ Theory On Rey’s Origins Might Be The Most Compelling Yet

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New Music

Pope Francis assures atheists: You don’t have to believe in God to go to heaven

In comments likely to enhance his progressive reputation, Pope Francis has written a long, open letter to the founder of <i>La Repubblica</i> newspaper, …

Christianity

Will Ferrell And Mark Wahlberg Try To Make Each Other Laugh With Childish Insults

To promote their new movie <i>Daddy’s Home</i>, Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg went on Scott Mills’ BBC Radio 1 show and made yo mamma jokes. Technically, there was only reference to someone’s mother, but the game they played, in which they were invited to mercilessly insult each other, sounded like …

Middle School

Here Are 5 Burning Questions We Need ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ To Answer

<i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> came, conquered the box office (and our hearts), then left us with a plethora of unanswered questions. Yeah, we have a good idea of the resistance’s rise against the Empire and subsequent struggles against the First Order, but what about the specific plot points that …

Star Wars

A Spoiler-Filled Look At The Hidden Gems Inside ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

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Star Wars