Amy Schumer is speaking out to slam President Donald Trump after he criticized her cousin, N.Y. Senator Chuck Schumer. The president tweeted on Tuesday morning (January 31) at 6:21am that “Nancy Pelosi and Fake Tears Chuck Schumer held a rally at the steps of The Supreme Court and mic did not work (a mess)-just like

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Fierce Mild Announce East Coast ‘Solaris’ Tour

Par dans Music le January 31, 2017 à 11:58 pm

tour > News Fierce Mild Feb 1st 2017 | 8:51am | Staff Writer Tweet Melburnian shoegaze quartet Fierce Mild are gearing up to share their newest single, Solaris, with the world and to do so, they’ve announced a run of Aussie east coast shows. The art-rockers explain, “Solaris was written entirely as a response to

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tour > News The Shires Feb 1st 2017 | 9:20am | Staff Writer Tweet English country duo The Shires have unveiled plans to bring their live show to Australia in a headline capacity for the first time ever, coinciding with their spot at CMC Rocks Festival. Their name — borne from the fact that Ben Earle

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531 Shares Image: screenshot: Raymond wong/mashable By Raymond Wong2017-01-31 22:57:54 UTC Even with all the crap going on in the world, you can always count on the internet to come up with something stupidly wonderful to distract you from reality and cheer you up. Alex Holachek’s “Reaction GIF Generator” (via BoingBoing) isn’t your typical GIF

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Presto Is Proper Dead Now

Par dans Tech le January 31, 2017 à 11:57 pm

Here is a friendly public service announcement to remind you that on-demand streaming service Presto is now officially dead. Now’s the time for that “Hey Presto!…and it’s gone” joke. I promise you’ll never have to read that again. Peter Tonagh, Foxtel CEO, said in a statement back in October last year, “It has been great

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After recent events, we’re all ready to hop aboard the next flight to Mars. But before us Earthlings embark on a seven-month journey to the Red Planet, we need to understand how the harsh conditions of space can affect our bodies. Image: NASA Thankfully, astronauts Scott and Mark Kelly have willingly volunteered themselves as test

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These days, the world feels more like Mordor than the Shire. Thankfully, a few hobbits are still around to bring us some hope. Yesterday, Dominic Monaghan posted a few photos on his Instagram. You may know Monaghan as Charlie from Lost, but he was also Merry in Lord of the Rings. He was hanging out

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Today Bethesda announced a new expansion for The Elder Scrolls Online. The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind will add the island of Vvardenfell to the game, allowing players to explore the iconic setting from The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind. In a live stream today, Bethesda and Zenimax Online Studio revealed that the latest expansion to The

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This Resident Evil 4 Remake Is Mindblowing

Par dans Gaming le January 31, 2017 à 11:56 pm

Resident Evil 7 is awesome, but Resident Evil 4 is a stone cold classic. Now it’s being fully re-textured by a group of industrious fans, and it looks absolutely incredible. The Resident Evil 4 HD Project recently released a brand new trailer, showing off what the team has done with the castle area. I can’t

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The 28th annual GLAAD awards highlighting the representation of LGBTQ community in media have been announced this morning, and it’s a strong year for genre nominations, especially in comics, with 10 series from the past year earning recognition. That’s five more comics nominated than last year, a welcome indication that comics are improving in this

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iOS: When you flip your iPhone over to the landscape view when you’re typing a message, it automatically changes to the handwriting interface. Chances are, most of us don’t hand write messages and would prefer the landscape keyboard here. Good news, though, How-To Geek points out that when you tap the keyboard button, iOS remembers

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[embedded content] It’ll take more than a rendition of “SOS” to save Rihanna in the fifth and final season of Bates Motel; the singer is taking on the iconic role of Marion Crane (made famous by Janet Leigh in Psycho) as the show ramps up towards its chilling conclusion.  Freddie Highmore plays Norman Bates in

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[embedded content] A chaotic first few days of the Donald Trump administration has left much of the country reeling.  But late night host Stephen Colbert still managed to draw some laughs on Monday when talking about the new leadership. “He really got a lot of stuff undone,” he quipped about the new president’s marathon of

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Compact breathalyzer detects the flu

Par dans Tech le January 31, 2017 à 11:44 pm

The sooner that you know you’ve got the flu, the sooner you can stop spreading it and start treating it. That’s the thinking behind a new device designed by Prof. Perena Gouma, from the University of Texas at Arlington. Her hand-held breath monitor can detect if the user has the flu, based on a single

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Issue #40: EPHEMERAL

Par dans Lifestyle le January 31, 2017 à 11:44 pm

The word ephemeral refers to something lasting for a very short time. But time is relative, of course. We humans are ephemeral compared to the 5000-year-old spruce trees in California, but compared to the two-week lifespan of the average mosquito we’re virtually ageless. Plants, as usual, illustrate the passing of time (and life) with particular

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Episode 6: Coober Pedy

Par dans Lifestyle le January 31, 2017 à 11:42 pm

We are in the middle of the desert in South Australia and we’re heading to a town where the population lives underground. In this episode, I’m going to take you to Coober Pedy. The town is famous for its opal mining. Opals are interesting because it’s one of the few mining industries that you can

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Scott Disick goes shirtless while relaxing by the pool at the Setai Hotel on Tuesday afternoon (January 31) in Miami, Fla. The 33-year-old reality star was seen cuddling with a mystery blonde woman while laying down on a chaise lounge. Scott had his arm wrapped around the woman while she laid her head on his

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WASHINGTON — Intelligence officials are bracing for fallout from President Trump’s controversial executive order barring travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries — including refugees and US military translators — that could hinder counter-terrorism partnerships and American spies overseas. Officials in Washington worry the move could rattle amenable partners in those countries and create headaches for operatives

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1. Hidden Figures, the moving story of Katherine Goble Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson — three black female NASA mathematicians who helped send John Glenn into space — is the inspirational movie we all need right now. View this image › 20th Century Fox It’s also cleaning up at awards shows — it won

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But honestly, 13 seasons is a little much. And I think we can all agree that nothing will ever top the first five. View this image › (That’s me talking to the show now.) 1. Like, remember when George was hopelessly in love with Meredith but she was too obsessed with Derek to even notice?

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