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Compare the fat joke in the Black Widow trailer with Daisy Ridley saying she was "taking in no nutrients"

Compare the fat joke in the Black Widow trailer with Daisy Ridley saying she was "taking in no nutrients"

The new Black Widow trailer features David Harbour's character being mocked as "fat." Meanwhile, this is from GQ's brand new feature on Daisy Ridley: By the time The Last Jedi opened, the wear was
Listen to Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross's minimalist cover of David Bowie's "Life on Mars?"

Listen to Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross's minimalist cover of David Bowie's "Life on Mars?"

This lovely cover was heard in the seventh episode of the new Watchmen TV show, titled "An Almost Religious Awe." The track will appear on Reznor and Ross's album "Watchmen: Vol. 3 (Music from the HBO
Devin Nunes: 'It’s possible' I talked to Lev Parnas

Devin Nunes: 'It’s possible' I talked to Lev Parnas

Devin Nunes is about to have a REAL cow. How soon things change, when once sees one's phone calls with Lev Parnas in the House Impeachment Report. Possible co-sneaky-business-doer and alleged
VIDEO: Justin Trudeau, Emmanuel Macron, Boris Johnson  discuss Trump's nutty behavior

VIDEO: Justin Trudeau, Emmanuel Macron, Boris Johnson discuss Trump's nutty behavior

Oh boy. Donald's not going to like this one at all. In this video from a Buckingham Palace VIP reception earlier today, Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Emmanuel Macron of France, and Boris
Brits freak out when told the price of health care in the United States

Brits freak out when told the price of health care in the United States

"So if you're poor, you're dead." That's what a woman in the U.K. said when she was told the price of health care services in the U.S. No doubt many people in the U.S. do die from the high price of
"Fuzz and Pluck" is a beautifully absurd series that belongs in your comic collection

"Fuzz and Pluck" is a beautifully absurd series that belongs in your comic collection

If you happen to have the 2009 or 2018 issues of The Best American Comics lying around like some of us do, flip to any excerpts in there by Ted Stearn. Hopefully the appeal is instant. But for those
McKinsey designed ICE's gulags, recommending minimal food, medical care and supervision

McKinsey designed ICE's gulags, recommending minimal food, medical care and supervision

Obama brought McKinsey and Co, the giant management consulting firm, into ICE to effect an "organizational transformation," so they were already in place when Trump took office, and as Trump pivoted
Is trypophobia a social contagion?

Is trypophobia a social contagion?

Trypophobia is an aversion to holes and similar textures, with an obvious evolutionary explanation in its suggestion of the cruelty and regularity of infection. But the science is as weak as the memes
JOHN WILCOCK: Paul Krassner and the Birth of the Political Prankster Group, YIPPIE!

JOHN WILCOCK: Paul Krassner and the Birth of the Political Prankster Group, YIPPIE!

A 1967 acid trip during a hurricane at Ramrod Key, Florida, leads Abbie Hoffman, his wife Anita, and Paul Krassner to see the upcoming 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago as a hugely
Become an in-demand web developer with this 6-course training bundle

Become an in-demand web developer with this 6-course training bundle

It’s no secret that web developers are in increasingly high-demand throughout multiple industries, but you don’t need to invest an exorbitant amount of time or money in a traditional tech education in
An inexpensive home sewing kit for repairing clothes

An inexpensive home sewing kit for repairing clothes

Costing just $6.99 on Amazon, this small sewing kit contains everything you need to make minor repairs to clothing. The only other thing you'll need is access to YouTube, so you can learn how to sew
Plane forced to turn around after woman fakes illness to get a bigger seat

Plane forced to turn around after woman fakes illness to get a bigger seat

A woman was taken into protective custody for pretending she was experiencing a breathing problem in order to get a bigger seat on an American Airlines flight from Pensacola to Miami, reports NBC
Frustrated game devs automated the production of 1,500 terrible slot machine apps and actually made money

Frustrated game devs automated the production of 1,500 terrible slot machine apps and actually made money

Last March, game devs Alex Schwartz and Ziba Scott gave a presentation at the Game Developers Conference called "1,500 Slot Machines Walk into a Bar: Adventures in Quantity Over Quality in which they
The Supreme Court just heard the State of Georgia's argument for copyrighting the law and charging for access to it

The Supreme Court just heard the State of Georgia's argument for copyrighting the law and charging for access to it

For years, rogue archivist Carl Malamud (previously) has been scanning and posting proprietary elements of the law, such as standard annotations or building and safety codes developed by outside
Here are photos of Trump with Prince Andrew, who he says he does not know

Here are photos of Trump with Prince Andrew, who he says he does not know

New flash: Trump has been caught lying. Currently in the U.K., Trump (a pal of pedophile Jeffrey Epstein) was asked about Prince Andrew (another pal of pedophile Jeffrey Epstein), and he replied: “I
Using the Challenger Disaster to illustrate the 8 symptoms of groupthink

Using the Challenger Disaster to illustrate the 8 symptoms of groupthink

When Yale research psyhcologist Irving Janis coined the term "groupthink" in 1972, he identified eight symptoms of the pathology: the "illusion of invulnerability"; a "belief in the inherent morality
UK Apostrophe Protection Society surrender's, saying "ignorance and lazines's have won"

UK Apostrophe Protection Society surrender's, saying "ignorance and lazines's have won"

Retired journalist John Richard's founded the Apostrophe Protection Society in 2001, its mission to convince people that apostrophe's denote missing letter's and possession, but never plurals. Now
MMT: when does government deficit spending improve debt-to-GDP ratios?

MMT: when does government deficit spending improve debt-to-GDP ratios?

Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) (previously) is an alternative to neoclassical economics that holds that sovereign states that issue their own currency can't default on debts denominated in that currency
A sweeping new tech bill from Silicon Valley Democrats promises privacy, interoperability, and protection from algorithmic discrimination and manipulation

A sweeping new tech bill from Silicon Valley Democrats promises privacy, interoperability, and protection from algorithmic discrimination and manipulation

Reps Anna Eshoo [D-CA] and Zoe Lofgren [D-CA] have introduced HR 4978, the "Online Privacy Act," which is a comprehensive set of federal rules for privacy, interoperability, and protection from
Kamala Harris ends presidential run

Kamala Harris ends presidential run

Breaking news; she's reportedly just told her staff on a campaign call-in: "Kamala Harris is dropping out of the presidential race, she told staff on a call Tuesday. She will release a video