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‘The President Show’ Looks At The Fall Of Donald Trump In The Year 2030

Apparently, when Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez became speaker of the House, it spelled the end for Trump. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Kanye West, Brett Kavanaugh And Alex Jones Audition For Big Bird On ‘Colbert’

Clearly, none of them has the faintest idea how to get to “Sesame Street.” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

‘Why Did You Do That?’ From ‘A Star Is Born’ Was Not Intentionally Bad

Lady Gaga’s pop banger about a butt was just meant to be a fun song, the writers say. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

I bought a used Nintendo Switch console that was refurbished by Nintendo itself, and I’m happy I didn’t buy it new

Up until recently, I was on the fence about the Nintendo Switch. Apart from the great games, getting a nice little discount on a used unit that’s been refurbished by Nintendo itself helped push me over the edge. I found Nintendo’s own refurbished standard Switch […]

Rome Film Festival: Cate Blanchett shines

Cate Blanchett was in Rome for the 13th edition of the Film Festival and presented the Italian premiere of the ‘House with a Clock in Its Walls’ read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Forget about ‘Fortnite’ — the new ‘Call of Duty’ makes 6 brilliant changes to the Battle Royale formula

For the first time in years, the new “Call of Duty” has something truly new: a Battle Royale mode, along the lines of “Fortnite” and “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.” It’s still got traditional multiplayer modes like Control and Deathmatch, and the fan-favorite “Zombies” mode, but the big […]

MIT is giving you control of a real person on Halloween in a dystopian game that sounds like an episode of ‘Black Mirror’

MIT Media Lab is hosting a mass online social experiment on Halloween at 11 p.m. EDT. Called “BeeMe,” the goal of the “dystopian game” is to let participants control an actor and defeat an evil artificial intelligence program. Internet users will program the actor by […]

There Were Zero Things Better This Week Than The Metal Teens Who Knowingly Ate Human Remains

Except maybe *that woman* in Trump’s favorite painting. Who is she? read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Walmart made a game that lets you see what it’s like to work at one of their stores — here’s how to play (WMT)

If you have ever, for whatever reason, wondered what it’d be like to work at Walmart — well, now’s your chance. The retail giant has released a game for your smartphone that lets you live a day in the life of a Walmart manager. Over […]

Jimmy Kimmel Asks Yankees Fans to Congratulate Red Sox, All Hell Breaks Loose

“F**k the Red Sox.” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Hillary Clinton Appears To Zing Donald Trump With ‘Favorite Political Movie’ Choice

The former secretary of state also “unveiled” her new book. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

‘The Daily Show’ Supercut Highlights ‘This Week In Fox News Racism’

Trevor Noah’s team noted how the conservative network’s hosts and guests have tackled the news in offensive ways. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Teen Mom Jenelle Evans Says ‘Everything’s Fine’ After 911 Fight With Husband

It was a “drunk and dramatic misunderstanding,” says Evans after making a sobbing call. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

‘Free Willy’ Star Jason James Richter Arrested, Charged With Domestic Violence

The former child star just spent two days behind bars. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Ashley Graham Gets Hilariously Blunt About Her Modeling Success

The model was asked about Kendall Jenner on “Watch What Happens Live” and got feistily frank. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

How the Rubik’s Cube became one of the bestselling toys in history

Rubik’s Cube is one of the most popular toys of all time — but not everyone can solve it. The colorful brain teaser was invented in the 1970s by Erno Rubik. Rubik was teaching architecture and design in Hungary when he created the cube to […]

Netflix’s ‘The Haunting of Hill House’ is surging in popularity and is the next big hit horror TV show

Netflix’s new horror series, “The Haunting of Hill House,” is an instant hit with audiences, critics, and horror fans alike. The show has a 91% critic score on review-aggregator site Rotten Tomatoes, and a 93% audience score based on 785 user ratings. It’s one of […]

Amy Schumer Is Supporting Colin Kaepernick By Saying No To Super Bowl Ads

The comedian also encouraged Maroon 5 to pull out of the halftime show in solidarity. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

The new ‘Halloween’ movie was going to kill off a main character — then creator John Carpenter stepped in

The director of the new “Halloween” movie, David Gordon Green, wanted to reshoot parts of the ending of the original 1978 movie and use it to open his movie. It would include a scene where Dr. Loomis is killed by Michael Myers. However, John Carpenter, […]

Stephen Colbert Nails Why White Supremacists Chug Milk

“The Late Show” host roasts racists for odd drinking ritual. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

4 major challenges Disney’s upcoming Netflix competitor will face as it enters the streaming wars

Barclays analysts think Disney has the assets to deliver a successful streaming service, but it’s not a guarantee. The analysts see a number of potential hurdles Disney could face as it launches the service next year that could be issues for investors. Along with the […]

“Taste” explores the unique qualities of Soy Milk Cream

Japan knows how to use soya like no other nation, and soy milk cream can be used in both sweet and savory dishes, as “Taste” discovered. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Meghan Markle Opens Up About Her Pregnancy During Royal Tour

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are expecting their first child in the spring. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Jonah Hill delivers one of the most heartwarming movies of the year in his directorial debut ‘mid90s’

Jonah Hill’s directorial debut is a beautifully authentic look at a kid trying to find acceptance in LA. If you’re a fan of ’90s music, get ready for this soundtrack. We’ve seen Jonah Hill evolve from playing the comedic roles to impressive dramatic performances, and […]

People Love This Girl’s ‘Incredibly Charming’ Story About Finding An Ancient Sword In A Lake

“I felt like a warrior, but Daddy said I looked like Pippi Longstocking,” the 8-year-old says in The Guardian. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

‘306 Hollywood’ is a creative look at mortality, family, and what we leave behind — and it’s playing in theaters now

Elan and Jonathan Bogarín’s debut movie “306 Hollywood” is part documentary, part art exhibit. The two siblings cope with the passing of their grandmother by going into her house and using the things she left behind to celebrate her life. Every weekend we pick an […]

How Terrifying Is The New ‘Suspiria,’ Really?

“Suspiria” is the f**ked up sequel to “Ocean’s 8,” and other thoughts on the Luca Guadagnino remake. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Actress Elizabeth Banks has used a somewhat controversial piece of negotiation advice to shape her career

Elizabeth Banks is an actress, a director, and a producer. She recently hosted a series of podcasts and films featuring mid-cap companies that are re-inventing themselves in the face of business challenges. These spots were part of the series Crazy Enough to Work, created by […]

Maisie Williams Breaks ‘Game Of Thrones’ Code Of Silence With Final Scene Tease

The Arya Stark actress also explained why the show’s eighth and final season “was quite big for me.” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

The man behind 2001: A Space Odyssey’s visual effects talks today’s cinema, new project

50 years on, one of the key players behind the sci-fi classic 2001: A Space Odyssey has rewatched his visual effects work alongside an audience of 2,000 people in the French city of Lyon. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Trevor Noah Urges Black People To Register As Republicans

“The Daily Show” host’s wacky scheme to fight voter suppression is genius. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

We Asked Men To Own Up To Misogyny And Sexual Misconduct. Here’s What They Said.

Many respondents were willing to confront systemic issues regarding men’s treatment of women. But plenty were not. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Lena Dunham’s feminist newsletter, which ran articles by Jennifer Lawrence and Michelle Obama, is reportedly shutting down

Lena Dunham’s feminist newsletter Lenny Letter and its website are shutting down, according to multiple reports. The newsletter had interviewed Hillary Clinton. It also ran articles by Jennifer Lawrence and Michelle Obama, as well as covering style, politics, and gender issues. The newsletter had grown […]

Jimmy Kimmel Trolls New Yorkers With Plan To Rename Lincoln Center For Trump

The new “Trump Center” would have a KFC, a Hooters and a bowling alley. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Colbert Mocks Trump’s Evangelical Fans By Giving The Ten Commandments An Update

“Late Show” host’s Moses responds to Pat Robertson’s plea not to risk the Saudi arms deal over the alleged murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Stephen Colbert Has 1 Wish For Trump After Reports Of Fighting Among White House Aides

“Late Show” host mocks reports of a White House “Fight Club.” read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

YouTube has a new plan for the music industry: let’s make up and make it rain instead of fighting (GOOG, GOOGL, LYV)

YouTube struck a deal on Thursday with Eventbrite, the event and ticketing service. This comes nearly a year after YouTube signed a similar deal with Ticketmaster and after the European Union made serious changes that could greatly affect YouTube’s copyright protections there. The deal also […]

John Krasinski is writing a sequel to his hit horror movie, ‘A Quiet Place,’ after first telling the studio to move on without him

John Krasinski revealed during a Q&A at the Silver Screen Theatre in Los Angeles on Wednesday that he is currently writing the sequel to “A Quiet Place” after initially telling the studio, Paramount, to move forward without him. “I had this small idea for a […]

For A 20-Year ‘Big Lebowski’ Cast Reunion Photo, These Dudes Abide

John Goodman, Jeff Bridges and Steve Buscemi all look great, but that’s just, like, our opinion, man. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Skin care brand asked employees to write fake reviews of their products

Sunday Riley made a shocking admission this week. read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

The game developer behind ‘Grand Theft Auto’ and ‘Red Dead Redemption’ is embroiled in an ongoing controversy — here’s what’s been going on

Rockstar Games came under fire earlier this week after cofounder Dan Houser claimed employees were working 100-hour weeks to finish the company’s upcoming game, “Red Dead Redemption 2.” While the game has received positive early buzz, Rockstar has been accused of taking part in “crunch […]

In ‘Can You Ever Forgive Me?’, Melissa McCarthy Is A Fraudster You Can Root For

The actress transforms completely into the mop-topped, irascible biographer Lee Israel, who infamously faked literary letters. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

The 19 biggest horror movies of all time, ranked by how much money they made at the US box office

Halloween is just around the corner, and the latest “Halloween” movie is set to be a box-office smash this weekend. It’s just the latest movie to rake in big bucks for the horror genre, following the success of last year’s “Get Out” and “It,” and […]

Kristen Bell Uses ‘Snow White’ To Teach Her Girls Lessons About Consent

The actress has taken steps with her own daughters to unpack problematic Disney tales. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

We Were Wrong About Mario’s Nipples: We’ve Seen Them Before!

Maybe we just blocked out the first time Nintendo showed them. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

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