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Phoebe Waller-Bridge Reveals Secrets Behind Playing a Star Wars Droid in Solo

Star Wars

Of Course Jesus Is Black: ‘That S**t Doesn’t Happen To White People’

Christ has some choice words in new BBC comedy sketch.<p>A British comedy series took on both race and religion in a sketch about a white churchgoer who seeks help and encounters Jesus. But the savior wasn’t what he expected.<p>Jesus was black.<p>“Have you heard my story?” Jesus asked. “I was arrested by a …

Comedy Series

SNL’s Kenan Thompson Hilariously Crashed ‘Inside The NBA’ As LaVar Ball

<i>Inside the NBA</i> broadcast out of Rockefeller Center on Thursday night because Charles Barkley is getting ready to host <i>Saturday Night Live</i>. But the two shows took the opportunity for some cross-promotion on Thursday, with some SNL cast members appearing during the TNT broadcast to have some fun.<p>One …

How to Tie a Tie | The Art of Manliness

It’s a sad fact, but there are grown men who don’t know <b>how to tie a tie</b>. If they have a big interview that afternoon, they’ll go shopping for a …

Apple confirms it runs iCloud on Google's cloud

Ever wondered where Apple stores all your iCloud backups? Between photos, files, contacts, and other data for millions of customers, that’s a whole lot of storage space that the company would have to make room for and manage. Now, it’s confirmed that iCloud actually lives on Google Cloud …

Israel will pay new civilian immigration inspectors $9,000 bonuses to deport African migrants

<i>Updated headline: Clarifies the civilian inspectors being paid a bonus of $9,000 are not ordinary civilians.</i><p>Israel is hiring civilian “immigration inspectors” to crack down on “illegal aliens and their employers,” marking a turning point in the Middle Eastern nation’s relationship with migrants and …

Immigration

Serial stowaway sneaks onto O'Hare plane, flies to London: cops

A woman notorious for sneaking onto commercial airplanes has once again been arrested — this time after making her way through a federal checkpoint at O’Hare International Airport and onto a plane that flew her to London, authorities said.<p>Marilyn Hartman, 66, is believed to have gotten through …

Basketball ref gets hit in head with the ball, but it gets WAY worse for him

We rail on referees any chance we get, especially when guys like "TV Teddy" give them such a bad rap. But I wouldn't wish what happened to this poor basketball ref on my worst enemy.<p>From the video, it's not clear where this happened, or whether it was in a high school or college game. But that's …

High School Basketball

Craig Sager Jr. says he and sisters were left out of dad's will

Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports<p>Craig Sager Jr., the son of late sports reporter Craig Sager Sr., expressed frustration on Twitter Tuesday over an …

Gregg Popovich had amazing reply when asked why people should give to charities

Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich had a very simple response when he was asked why it’s important to donate to charities. But while it is simple, it’s also amazing, as are many things the wise 68-year-old says.<p>Popovich says he’s super rich and others are in need, and if you don’t give to others, …

Basketball

20+ Funny And Clever Illustrations By Spanish Artist Nacho Diaz

Today we're stepping into the funny and unconventional illustration world of Nacho Diaz (previously here). This Spain-based artist enjoys putting …

The 2-Ingredient Appetizer That Never Disappoints

In the hustle and bustle of the season, the words "two-ingredient" ring harmoniously in our ears. Amidst all of Mama's classic – albeit 35-step – …

Blake Griffin hosts his first-ever live comedy benefit in Hollywood (VIDEO)

Blake Griffin enjoys a laugh like the rest of us.<p>But the Clippers star forward is taking it to the next level.<p>On Thursday night at Avalon Hollywood, …

Comedy

The Story of Human Migration Out of Africa Just Got Rewritten

Some of our ancestors jumped the gun.<p>For anyone trying to trace the roots of the human family tree, it would have been very convenient if our …

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

The List: Five of the Best Turntables in the World

Welcome to something new we’re going to try here on PTA thanks to our friend Wynn Wong of Wynn Audio in Richmond Hill, Ontario. I’m going to be …

Audiophile

Fairy Tales Are Much Older Than You Think

At least one has been traced back to the Bronze Age.<p>TALES AS OLD AS TIME<p>MODERN TAKES<p>THE SMITH AND THE DEVIL<p>FRIENDS IN LIFE AND DEATH<p>Friends in Life and Death<p>Originated 6,000 years ago<p>2,000 years ago<p>A dead man accepts Don<p>Juan’s invitation to a banquet<p>in exchange for Don Juan’s<p>attendance at …

Literature

What makes zombie ants obey

Zombie ant fungus doesn’t attack ants’ brains. Instead, the fungus invades an ant’s entire body, forming an interconnected 3-D network, forcing the …

The startup behind chewable coffee is launching a performance-enhancing 'superhuman fuel' — we gave it a try

About 13 years ago, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) asked the scientific community to create a food that soldiers could take onto the battlefield. The agency, which has been tasked with building breakthrough technologies for the US military, wanted to improve troops' physical …

University of Oxford

The Endocannabinoid System: A Beginner’s Guide – Leaf Science

Learn more about the endocannabinoid system and how it affects your health.<p>The endocannabinoid system is a biological system which plays many …

Cannabis

Inside Pyongyang, the Loneliest City in the World

Eddo Hartmann spent four years photographing North Korea. Now, as tensions rise with the United States, he finds a city on edge.

North Korea

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

From the Archives: Protection for Jerry West

After suffering a broken hand, Laker star<p>Jerry Westsat out the first month of the 1967-68NBAseason. For a Los Angeles Times story on the injured star, Jerry West posed wearing football helmet and pads, above left. Also found in the archives is an unpublished Laker handout photo of West with his …

Basketball

Somehow, South Alabama made this 46-yard FG that bounced off the crossbar 3 times

#FUNBELT!<p>Well, this is the greatest field goal ever kicked, imo. During Thursday night’s game between the Georgia State Panthers and the South Alabama Jaguars, South Alabama made a 46-yard field goal that was a sight to see. The football bounced a whole three different times off the crossbar before …

College Football

Analog: Haunted

The midnight hour is close at hand, and these soundtracks from classic horror films are the perfect companions for the Halloween season.<p>The Blair …

Scraps: The "Meh" Murders - CONAN on TBS

Audience Suggestion Box: No One Knows How to Pronounce LaCroix

Tesla's Hurricane Irma Update Taps Into Our Deepest Fears Of 21st Century Driving

Earlier this week, Tesla remotely upgraded select Florida Tesla owners’ cars to expand their mileage capacity in an effort to ease and assist with …

How to visit Hierve el Agua in Mexico

HIERVE EL AGUA, Spanish for “the water boils,” is a geological phenomenon in the heart of the Oaxaca state of Mexico. What looks like a waterfall is …

Comedian Tina Fey Urges 'All Sane Americans' to Ignore Nazis and 'Eat Sheetcake.' Here's What She Ignores

<i>Screenshot/Saturday Night Live</i><p><i>Note: This article contains coarse language that may offend some readers.</i><p>Tina Fey weighed in on the Charlottesville …

Rights & Freedoms