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The Best And Funniest Commercials Of Super Bowl 52

Even if you're not a football fan, you can appreciate a good Super Bowl commercial. Companies pay upwards of $5 million dollars for a 30-second spot, so they try to do something special every year. Luckily, most of these companies have a good sense of humor, so people watching the final football …

Advertising

What RoboCop Has to Do with the Future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Every single hint we got about Marvel’s next steps.<p>Marvel Studios runs a notoriously tight ship when it comes to deciding which new projects to announce and when. Since the interviews gathered for the Marvel Universe Holiday cover story in <i>Vanity Fair</i> were much more about looking back, studio chief</b> …

Marvel Universe

Penguins chug beer, sign baby and make young fans lose their minds at championship parade

The Pittsburgh Penguins celebrated their championship with 650,000 fans at the parade on Wednesday.<p>The day included players (and fans) chugging beers, holding babies, Phil Kessel signing someone’s baby, players giving out autographs to the delight of young fans, epic photos of Sidney Crosby, people …

Ice Hockey

Nephew Of Colonel Sanders Revealed The Secret Ingredients Of KFC's Fried Chicken

<i>By: Evan Jankens</i> <br>@kingofthekc<p>Whether it’s original or extra crispy, KFC is phenomenal. There are things in this world we may never know like how many …

Spices

Twitter Melts Down over “Treason” After Trump Praises Putin

The president-elect called Putin, whose government was just censured by the Obama administration for acts of cyber-war, “very smart.”<p><b>Donald Trump</b> found himself in a precarious position Thursday after President <b>Barack Obama</b> imposed additional sanctions on Russia for its alleged efforts to interfere …

Donald Trump

Trump, Who "Can't Be Bought," Rewards Big Donors With Cabinet Roles

Dozens of President-elect Donald Trump's biggest donors are now being considered for administration positions, and the amount of financial supporters …

Donald Trump’s questionable intelligence: All those false claims about his academic record and derision of others bespeak profound insecurity

Our president-elect loves to talk about his intellectual gifts and academic success. Shockingly, none of it’s true<p>Donald Trump says he doesn’t need daily intelligence briefings.<p>“I’m, like, a smart person,” he told Fox News’ Chris Wallace last weekend, explaining why he’ll be the first president …

Facebook advertises for a head of news after US election concerns

Facebook is looking for an experienced media executive to help smooth its relationship with the press amid mounting concerns about fake news and the social network’s influence over the public.<p>On Monday the company began advertising for a head of news partnerships with “20+ years of experience in …

Fake News

Let’s waste more money on science

Two men came to Zurich in the spring of 1913, Max Planck and Walther Nernst, both future Nobel laureates. Their mission: to persuade Switzerland’s …

Hey, White Working Class, Donald Trump Is Already Screwing You Over

The Carrier deal was a sham. Ivanka’s moving her shoe production out of China—and into Ethiopia. Wake up, people. You’ve been played.<p>Dear …

Donald Trump

Carrier union leader on Donald Trump: “He lied his ass off”

Shocking news: Donald Trump’s Carrier deal isn’t as great as he makes it seem.<p>President-elect Donald Trump may be crowing about stopping Carrier from sending jobs overseas, but Chuck Jones — the president of the United Steelworkers Local 1999 — isn't mincing words: Trump "lied his ass …

Trump Again Rejects U.S. Spies' Conclusion That Russia Hacked Election

President-elect Donald Trump is doubling down on his repudiation of the intelligence agencies he will soon lead, telling Time magazine he still believes the unified U.S. government assessment that Russia sought to interfere in the presidential election was not only wrong, but politicized.<p>"I don’t …

Donald Trump

NFL Predictions Week 12: Top Underdog Picks, Vegas Odds and Score Predictions

Link to Media<p>At first glance, the NFL's Week 12 slate, highlighted by a trifecta of Thanksgiving games, doesn't offer much in the way of underdog picks.<p>Indeed, with the NFL hierarchy appearing to sort itself out, it will seem fewer viable underdogs exist heading into a slate similar to the Week 12 …

Football (U.S.)

15 Trump Flip-Flops in 15 Days

The president-elect has made changing his mind a way of life. Why would his young presidency be any different?<p>In May, Politico compiled the most comprehensive list ever of the then likely GOP presidential nominee’s history of self-contradictions, flip-flops and even flip-flop-flips. Over the course …

Donald Trump

Data Scientists Encourage Hillary Clinton To Challenge Election Results

They claim electronic voting machine tallies in key states show discrepancies that hurt Clinton.<p>A group of computer scientists and election lawyers are urging Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton to demand a manual recount of ballots, saying they noticed some statistical irregularities …

Government

Donald Trump Is Paying $25 Million to Settle the Trump University Lawsuits

Donald Trump has agreed to a $25 million settlement to end high-profile lawsuits against his eponymous and now defunct real estate seminar Trump …

A Handy List of Donald Trump’s Biggest Conflicts of Interest

Last week, I wrote about the many financial conflicts of interest President-elect Donald Trump will face as president. People are right to be …

How the Electoral College Rigged the Election for Donald Trump

America's electoral system gives smaller, more conservative states more weight – and that benefited Trump<p>I don't agree with Donald Trump on much. We …

Government

Bursting the Facebook bubble: we asked voters on the left and right to swap feeds

Social media has made it easy to live in filter bubbles, sheltered from opposing viewpoints. So what happens when liberals and conservatives trade realities?<p>Support our independent journalism with a contribution or by becoming a member<p>The 2016 election took place under the spectre of a bubble. Not …

Social Media

Trump University asks for trial delay until after inauguration | Reuters

CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has requested that a trial over a lawsuit by former students of his now-defunct Trump University be put on hold until after the presidential inauguration, according to a motion filed by his lawyer late Saturday.<p>Republican presidential nominee …

Donald Trump

Fact-checking the ‘final arguments’ of Trump and Clinton

With the 2016 presidential election race coming to a close tomorrow, here’s a roundup of 29 claims being made by Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in their “final argument” speeches. Trump repeated many of his greatest hits of debunked claims, and Clinton mainly attacked Trump.<p>And, remember, no …

Government

9 days after roiling campaign, FBI says it won’t seek charges against Clinton

FBI Director James B. Comey said Sunday that the bureau had completed its examination of newly discovered emails connected to Hillary Clinton — an inquiry that had roiled the presidential race for nine days — and found nothing to alter its months-old decision not to seek charges against the former …

Government

Here's what Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton would mean for the US economy

Platform details<p>Clinton shares the Democratic Party's traditional views on spending: She plans an increase in government expenditures in a variety of areas, including education, clean energy and health care. Most notable are her plans for infrastructure spending: She plans to spend USD 275 billion …

Economics

Hillary Clinton Wins 'Kids' Vote' in Nickelodeon's Kids Pick The President

Whether she wins the general election or not, Hillary Clinton has the kids’ vote in the bag.<p>Children nationwide chose Clinton as the winner of …

Fox's Wallace Scrubs Fox's Responsibility For Creating Clinton "Indictment" Lie While Scolding Trump For Hyping It

CHRIS WALLACE (HOST): [Donald] Trump has been arguing that if [Hillary] Clinton wins, that she faces a criminal investigation and an …

There's Really No Comparison Between The Trump And Clinton Foundations

The Clinton Foundation and the Trump Foundation have similar-sounding names. And they've both become political targets in this election cycle. Beyond that, charities experts say, they have remarkably little in common. But the differences between them might reveal something about Hillary Clinton and …

Government

The Trump family loves Skittles analogies. So we used one to explain voter fraud to them.

Donald Trump is insisting that there is wide-scale voter fraud in US election. It’s part of a barrage of tweets planting the seed that Americans elections are rigged:<p>But here’s the thing: Voter fraud is exceedingly rare.<p>Loyola Law School’s Justin Levitt did a deep dive into every credible …

The Internet Is Roasting Donald Trump Like Never Before In History

Welp, it's been a hell of a day for Donald Trump (and that's <i>really</i> saying something) - after all of the outrageous statements and gaffes, he finally …

Alton Brown's Secret to Super Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

Perfectly crispy chicken wings can be easily achieved in the fryer or on the grill, but it’s much harder when you have to bake them. Unless, of …