S. Austin

3,065 Flips | 5 Magazines | 3,815 Likes | 4 Following | 58 Followers | @prophet513 | Keep up with S. Austin on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “S. Austin”

Yes, That Was Darth Maul in 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' -- Here's What It Means

A character presumed dead in the “Star Wars” prequels has actually been hanging around for a while — and there seems to be more to come<p><i>(Note: This</i> …

Star Wars

An Incredible Fossil Just Changed What We Know About The Split of Pangaea

Earth's super-continent lasted longer than we thought.<p>A 130-million-year-old fossil has revealed that the ancient super-continent Pangaea may have …


Video shows Milwaukee cops lied about violent arrest of NBA rookie Sterling Brown

Tasered for "being an ass" by being annoyed a cop touched himit seems.<p>Police in Milwaukee, Wisconsin misled the public about the violent arrest of …

Law Enforcement

17 Science Fiction Books That Forever Changed The Genre

Speculative fiction is the literature of change and discovery. But every now and then, a book comes along that changes the rules of science fiction …

Science Fiction

Canton police set dog on a driver who politely refuses to answer questions

WKYC Channel 3 in Canton, Ohio, posted footage of police smashing a car window, dragging out the driver and setting a dog on him after he very …

Concealed Carry

The Arlo Skye Carry-On Gets Me Compliments Everywhere I Go

The brand's aluminum roller is a real looker—and it's worth the investment.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>My thoughts on carry-on bags, for a large portion of my life, could be summed up with a …

Louis Vuitton

Behold BeelzeBecky: White Woman Seen on Video Trying to Get Man Driving Through Her Neighborhood Killed

If you have ever wondered what would happen if Tomi Lahren had a baby with Thanos, a Nevada man may have found the answer.<p>Facebook user James Ochoa, …


Asian Woman Records Sacramento Police Officer Harassing Black Boyfriend

A man, who had a previous arrest by a cop, is now alleging that the same cop has continued to harass him. But this time it was caught on camera by …

Concealed Carry

This Simple Shower Hack Could Help You Sleep Better At Night

We’re always on board trying out new hacks around the house, especially when they make a standard shower feel like a trip to the spa. Which is why …

Immune System

18 iPhone Tips That'll Make You Seem Like A Phone Wizard

Holy shit! These are legit.

IPhone 8

What Your Eyes & Fingernails Say About Your Health.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Your eyes and fingernails say a lot about your health. Sometimes, your body gives you signs and indications of illness in different …

hair loss

17 Really Interesting And Entertaining Websites That You Never Knew Existed

A simulation that lets you control a human vocal tract?!


How would the Malcolm Butler benching have been viewed in a world of legalized gambling?

Getty Images<p>Membership in the group that calls itself the @PFTPMPosse carries with it an important obligation. Via the questions posed for every …


Can You Actually Die From a Lack of Sleep? Here's What Science Says

How far can you go?<p>Today, Randy Gardner is alive and well at 68 years of age, in spite of staying awake for more than 264 hours straight back when he …


Removing shoes when entering the house could help people stay slim, scientists claim

Removing shoes when entering the house and swapping carpet for wooden floors could help people stay slim because it prevents environmental chemicals accumulating in the house, scientists have claimed.<p>According to new research presented at the European Society of Endocrinology in Barcelona, everyday …

Carbon Emissions

#DrivingWhileBlackWithLeavesOnTheWindshield: Kansas Man Detained For Having 'Vegetation' on Window

A man driving through Winfield, Kan., went live on Facebook during a traffic stop after cops initially told him he was being pulled over for …


Dallas Cowboys: 10 things to know about Cowboys coach Jason Garrett, like why he purposefully whiffs on high fives | SportsDay

10 things to know about Cowboys coach Jason Garrett, like why he purposefully whiffs on high fives<p>This Story is About...<p>Here are a few things you may …


Doctors unveil the vicious cycle of vision loss & stress

In a recent study, published by doctors from Germany and India, it has been confirmed that while prolonged mental stress is clearly a consequence of …


Americans used to eat pigeon all the time—and it could be making a comeback

It’s reviled by city slickers, but revered by chefs.<p>Brobson Lutz remembers his first squab with perfect clarity. It was the 1970s at the now-closed French restaurant Lutèce in New York City. “I came from North Alabama where there was a lot of dove and quail hunting and I knew how tasty little birds …


Jason Witten reveals only player who received one of his game-used jerseys

Jason Witten wasn't much of a jersey swap guy during his 15-year career.<p>It's become more and more common in recent years, but the former Dallas …

Fantasy Football

Some Lizards Have Green Blood That Should Kill Them And It's a Scientific Mystery

Evolution is weird.<p>If you were to see certain New Guinea skinks lose their tails, you'd notice that their blood isn't the usual red colour we're used …


What it was really like to fly on Concorde

<b>(CNN) —</b> Earlier this year, a Norwegian Air Boeing 787 Dreamliner hitched a ride on a powerful jet stream and flew from New York to London in a record-setting five hours and 13 minutes, landing almost an hour ahead of schedule.<p>Record-setting, perhaps, but for a subsonic airliner.<p>In 1976 -- over 40 …


Worst TV finales ever: Dexter, HIMYM and more



Where no black woman had gone before

Nichelle Nichols as Lieutenant Uhura in “Star Trek.”<p>I am not a “Star Trek” fan. I am a Nichelle Nichols fan.<p>From 1966 to 1969, Nichols played …

Science Fiction

Spacecraft May Have Flown Right Through a Plume of Water on Jupiter's Moon Europa

Sometimes, scientists have the answers all along—they just don’t think to ask the question. For example, it appears that in 1997, the Galileo orbiter …


The Team Behind Solo Addressed How It Would Have Been Different If Lord and Miller Directed It

Though Phil Lord and Chris Miller were fired from <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> midway through production, their fingerprints can still be felt on the movie.<p>…

Star Wars Anthology Series

You Are Being Tracked Online & Here’s a 6-Step Guide to Protect You.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Before you go to bed today, know one thing that you are being tracked by many people and advertisers from around the world. They …

Information Systems

UFC Fighter Pressured By Corner Into Absorbing One Final Round Of Brutal And Pointless Punishment

After the fourth round of Saturday night’s bout at UFC 224 in Rio de Janiero, a very tired and discouraged and busted-up Raquel Pennington told her …

UFC 224

Why Knights of the Old Republic 2 Tells My Favourite Star Wars Story

When The Last Jedi was released in December 2017, it was polarising to say the least. Critics lauded it, but fans were divided; some loved its unique …

Star Wars

People slept on Syfy’s The Expanse, and now it’s canceled

Syfy does a hard burn away, but streaming services may show up for salvage rights<p><i>The Expanse</i>, a spacefaring drama that first premiered in 2015, is being set adrift. Syfy has declined to renew the series, the network confirmed to Deadline last night. That means the show’s third season, which is …

Science Fiction