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Cannibal Ate Girlfriend’s Roasted Brain And Drank Her Blood After Killing Her

Obsessed with serial killers, one Russian man recreated scenarios he had read about on the web.<p>A man on trial in Russia told the court that he was …

News (U.S.)

One Trader Joe's Employee Killed During Armed Standoff in Los Angeles

A Trader Joe’s employee died during a standoff in Los Angeles on Saturday, according to CNN.<p>The suspect is now in custody after holding the grocery …

Los Angeles

Black Sarcophagus Fans Want To Drink The Red Liquid Found Inside Casket To ‘Assume Its Powers And Finally Die’

People are petitioning to drink the red liquid found inside the black sarcophagus.<p>Thanks to the internet, there’s no shortage of people who want to …

Archaeology

The Super Humans of ‘Split’ and ‘Unbreakable’ Reunite in M. Night Shyamalan’s Horror Film ‘Glass’

During San Diego Comic-Con, director M. Night Shyamalan premiered the trailer for his latest film, <i>Glass</i>, the third and final installment of the …

Bruce Willis

Oregon Amongst Top States To Report UFO Sightings

The most recent UFO sighting in Oregon was a few days ago.<p>Just last week in Pendleton, OR, there were reports of a UFO.<br>And, according to <i>KGW</i>, this is …

Paranormal

Super Troopers 3 will be called Winter Soldiers, won't be crowdfunded

<b>Welcome to Development Hell, the fiery pit into which we fling recent developments in casting, distribution, and everything else that’s new and</b> …

TV

Former NRA President Reportedly Met With Accused Russian Spy’s Group

In an investigation published by <i>Mother Jones</i> on Thursday, ties between the NRA and two Russians who were accused by the FBI of carrying out a …

Donald Trump

Amazon renews The Man In The High Castle for season 4

For whatever reason, stories about the United States being taken over by tyrannical regimes are still just as hot as ever, and Amazon is going to …

TV

USA surrenders to the aliens, cancels Colony after 3 seasons

In a weird bit of counter-programming, the USA Network has decided to cancel sci-fi series <i>Colony</i> in the middle of Comic-Con weekend, the time of year …

USA Network

Space becomes extra spooky in this trailer for Syfy's Nightflyers adaptation

<i>Game Of Thrones</i> is almost done with its run on HBO, and another network is finally getting into the George R.R. Martin business with Syfy’s …

Horror

The kids on Riverdale are going to start taking education more seriously next season

For all of the great things about <i>Riverdale</i>, one aspect that it has not been particularly concerned with lately is offering a realistic portrayal of …

TV

Trump-Supporting Wrestler Loses Cal Poly Scholarship After Using Homophobic Slur

An 18-year-old California athlete had his scholarship revoked after he was filmed using an anti-gay slur.<p>According to <i>The Tribune</i>, Oakdale High School …

Homophobia

Jamie Lee Curtis shares tearful embrace with fan who says the Halloween movies literally saved his life

Most people wouldn’t hold up the <i>Halloween</i> movies as a go-to guide for surviving an encounter with an armed intruder; Jamie Lee Curtis’ Laurie Strode …

Jamie Lee Curtis

Man Arrested For Allegedly Killing Co-Worker By Shooting Compressed Air Into His Butt

When a prank leads to death, it’s no laughing matter.<p>An office prank went horribly wrong in Japan when a man allegedly killed his co-worker by …

Emergency Medicine

Supergirl to introduce TV's first transgender superhero

During its panel at the San Diego Comic-Con this afternoon, <i>Supergirl</i> announced the addition of three new series regulars. But only one of them marks …

TV

Man Named King Kong Threatened To Kidnap And Eat Children, Police Say

He allegedly told children he "would put salt on them as seasoning."<p>There is a reason children are afraid of King Kong.<p>No, we are not talking about …

News (U.S.)

Woman Gives Birth in Chick-fil-A, Baby Gets Free Food for Life

A baby girl was delivered in a Chick-fil-A bathroom in Texas on Tuesday night.<p>“Last night I delivered our baby girl IN THE BATHROOM AT A …

Pregnancy

Patty Jenkins has a typically great rationale for setting the new Wonder Woman in 1984

Ever since plot and setting details for Patty Jenkins’ second <i>Wonder Woman</i> movie started leaking out onto the internet, there’s been one question (or …

Gal Gadot

Snapcash, Snapchat’s Peer-to-Peer Money Service, to Be Shut Down

Snapchat tried letting their money-swapping service, Snapcash, fade to black without anyone noticing but they were unsuccessful. A <i>TechCrunch</i> reader …

Peer-to-peer

Matt Groening's first full Disenchantment trailer promises a feeling you won't want to drink away

Netflix debuted the first full trailer for Matt Groening’s new cartoon series <i>Disenchantment</i> tonight at Comic-Con, offering up our first real look at …

TV

Sony confirms John Mulaney is joining Into The Spider-Verse…as the Spectacular Spider-Ham

As much fun as <i>Spider-Man: Homecoming</i> was, Sony’s animated <i>Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse</i> is looking like a significantly wackier adventure that …

Comics

The Long Held Bond Between Alexandria Survivors Starts to Fray in the Season 9 ‘Walking Dead’ Trailer

The trailer for the ninth season of the runaway hit show <i>The Walking Dead</i>, which premiered at San Diego Comic-Con, shows the survivors of several …

The Walking Dead

The Shonda Rhimes-ing of Netflix has begun

One year after Shonda Rhimes’ high-profile, huge-money departure from ABC in favor of her new streaming partners at Netflix, her high-volume content …

TV

And now, an appreciation of Ezra Miller cosplaying at Comic-Con

With roles in both the <i>Fantastic Beasts And Where to Find Them</i> movies (where he plays Credence Barebone) and the DC Extended Universe (where he plays …

Los Angeles

Zachary Levi is a big fun goofball in the first trailer for Shazam!

Warner Bros. has been using the run-up to this year’s Comic-Con to hype the heck out of its next big superhero offering, <i>Shazam!</i>, showing off star …

Zachary Levi

Godzilla: King Of The Monsters comes to reclaim his throne in first trailer 

The first teaser for the upcoming <i>kaiju</i>-palooza <i>Godzilla: King Of The Monsters</i> was all Mille Bobby Brown and no monsters. The full-length trailer for …

Godzilla

Jason Momoa makes a splash in the first Aquaman trailer

After literal years of waiting—we first reported on Jason Momoa’s casting as the character in 2014, and the first footage from the movie was shown at</i> …

Jason Momoa

Janelle Monáe and Stephen Colbert remember partying with the Obamas, dance on the Late Show desk

With her third album, <i>Dirty Computer</i>, touching down on Earth this week, singer, actress, and high priestess of funky Afrofuturism Janelle Monáe sat …

Janelle Monáe

Ted Danson's pretty sure he's going to The Good Place

One of the more terrifying things about the already-pretty-scary cosmology of NBC’s <i>The Good Place</i>is how incredibly hard it is to get in there after …

TV

Eddie Redmayne shows his boggart in the latest Crimes Of Grindelwald trailer

The second installment in Warner Bros.’ <i>Harry Potter</i> spin-off series, <i>Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them</i>, apparates into theaters on November 16. …

Fantastic Beasts