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Picasso, Record Breaker

Style<p>Have you ever been on a “girls trip?” If you have, or even if you’ve just seen the movie, Girls Trip (all hail Tiffany Haddish),...<p>3 weeks ago …

Tiffany Haddish

Why these two characters are allowed to appear in both the 'X-Men' and 'Avengers' movies

In the comic world, fans know the super-powered brother and sister duo as X-Men. Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver, aka Wanda and Pietro Maximoff, are the children of Magneto, who has been played on screen by Ian McKellen and Michael Fassbender, and are one of many characters referred to as mutants for …

Saul Goodman's 10 Most Impressive Schemes on Better Call Saul and Breaking Bad

The conniving lawyer has had more than few unbelievably successful plots.<p>On last night's episode of <i>Better Call Saul</i>, the lawyer still known as Jimmy McGill pulled off an ingenious scheme to get the upper hand in his battle of wits with the Kettlemans, the stubborn suburban embezzlers who refused to …

Here's Some Stupid For Lunch

I can't believe how deserted the Cafe is after the holidays. Luckily for the staff, we have the good folks from Fox News, who stop by almost every day, and who spend a lot of money and seem to be right at home here. You may not have noticed from the 27-hour-a-day coverage from CNN, but we've lost …

NJ Wight's Wild! Life — Damn…no ice cream left.

'Worst Flight of My Life': Passenger Posts Oxygen-Mask Selfie

An airline passenger made light of a potentially terrifying situation by posting a selfie while wearing an oxygen mask as his plane made an emergency landing in Paris on Tuesday night.<p>TAP Portugal confirmed that the flight from Lisbon to Amsterdam had been diverted due to what they described as a …

It’s hard out there for an herbivore

It’s hard out there for an herbivore.

Just in case you needed to be sure the Earth is creepy…

Just in case you needed to be sure the Earth is creepy…<p><b>#7. The Eye of the Sahara</b><p>Officially known as the Richat Structure, the Eye of the Sahara looks exactly like what its much more appropriate nickname describes. Located in the Mauritania branch of the Sahara, the eye is a 30-mile-wide collection of raised rocks that, for one reason or another, wound up in the shape of an eyeball. A grotesquely infected mummy eyeball, to be sure, but an eyeball nonetheless.

How Archduke Ferdinand Spent His Final Days

<i>The First World War was an unprecedented catastrophe that killed millions and set the continent of Europe on the path to further calamity two decades</i> …

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The Ancient Egyptian invention that made everything else possible

At the dawn of civilization, settlers on the Nile River made use of an everyday material to do something amazing<p>The history of Egypt boggles the mind. By any standard the scale of achievement was enormous, but through it all, it seems clear that the economy remained rooted in agriculture. It was …

Stalingrad name may return to city in wave of second world war patriotism

For more than 300 years, the Russian city of Volgograd was known as Tsaritsyn. It was dubbed Stalingrad in honour of Soviet leader Joseph Stalin for a mere 26 years, but then his successor Nikita Khrushchev dropped that name as part of his campaign to dismantle the personality cult of the former …