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McMinnville Tornado Confirmed As Residents Assess Damage

A small tornado swept through McMinnville, Oregon on Thursday, doing considerable damage to property and businesses. While tornadoes occur mostly in the midwest and southern states, occasionally one will pop up on the West Coast. Strong storms have been moving …

Bestselling Author Marianne Williamson Talks At Google Bestselling Author Marianne Williamson Talks At Google

Bestselling author Marianne Williamson recently gave an “At Google” talk discussing “the spiritual principles of creativity and leadership.” Google has now made it available for the public to watch. The talk took place on June 5th. More recent At Google …

Robert Downey Jr. Is Even Sadder Than This Kid
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Robert Downey Jr. took time out of his shooting schedule recently to say hi to a toddler who’s a big fan of Iron Man, but when the little boy realized he wasn’t going to meet the guy who wears the …

House Lawmakers Introduce The We Are Watching You Act House Lawmakers Introduce The We Are Watching You Act
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In NSA America, TV watches you. Thankfully, that scenario hasn’t happened yet, but two lawmakers are working on legislation to make sure there are strict regulations in place when it does. The Hill reports that Reps. Michael Capuano and Walter …

Megan Hilty Cast in NBC’s ‘Sean Saves the World

Megan Hilty, the actress best-known for role as the witch Glinda in the Broadway musical Wicked, has been cast in a new NBC comedy Sean Saves the World. Hilty recently performed on the NBC musical drama Smash. Sean Saves the …

Netflix To Add User Profiles, Watchlist (Queue) In UK This Year Netflix To Add User Profiles, Watchlist (Queue) In UK This Year
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Earlier this week, we got a glimpse of Netflix’s upcoming user profiles, when Yahoo News spoke with a company exec at E3, and received a demo. The profiles are reportedly coming by the end of August, at least here in …

Facebook To Unveil “Big Idea” at June 20th Press Event Facebook To Unveil “Big Idea” at June 20th Press Event

Mark your calendars, folks – there’s another Facebook press event on the horizon. This one will take place on June 20th at their Menlo Park HQ. Facebook usually sends out its press invites via email – but this is not …

E3 2013: New Pokemon X & Y Gym Leader, Trailer Released

Though it did not hold a huge E3 presentation like Sony or Microsoft, Nintendo did announce and preview dozens of games this week. In addition to (finally) showing off some more first-party titles for the Nintendo Wii U, the company …

Netflix Uploads Videos Of Ron Howard Narrating Tweets Arrested Development-Style Netflix Uploads Videos Of Ron Howard Narrating Tweets Arrested Development-Style

Ron Howard has been narrating tweets in Arrested Development style, and the Arrested Development Twitter account has been sharing Vines of them for a while. Today, Netflix uploaded a bunch of them to YouTube:

Ouya Game Console Faces Uphill Battle Against Incumbents
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The Ouya game console is almost upon us. The little Android console that could is about to prove whether or not is has what it takes. Barring any last minute changes or manufacturing errors, the Ouya will finally launch to …

Overly Attached Girlfriend Takes on PRISM

Laina Walker, better known as her internet title Overly Attached Girlfriend, has won meme stardom with her wide-eyed, creepy-as-hell stare that sends the message “I’m watching you – and I always will be.” So, who better to dress up as …

Minnesota: Nazi Commander Found Living in the U.S.
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A 94-year-old Nazi commander has allegedly been found living in the U.S. state of Minnesota. According to an Associated Press investiagation, Michael Karkoc lied when immigrating to the U.S. in 1949, claiming that he was not a member of the …

Dog Saves Trainers During His Guide-Dog Test
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A Labrador who was training to become a guide dog passed his tests with flying colors last Monday when he alerted his trainers of oncoming danger. The outcome could have been deadly had he not reacted. The dog, O’Neil, was …

Yeezus, Kanye West’s New Album, Reportedly Leaks
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Ok, internet – you did it. You can pat yourself on the back. After days of clamoring over a possible leak date for Kanye West’s new album Yeezus, it may have just leaked for real. Just do a quick Twitter …

Check Out These PS4 Developer Interviews From E3 2013

Over the past week, you’ve been bombarded with trailers and gameplay videos for all the newest games hitting the PS4, Xbox One and Wii U. Only Nintendo thus far has released any developer interviews, but Sony is coming in from …

‘Man of Steel’ Greeted With Lukewarm Reviews
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Zack Snyder’s more mature, grittier Superman reboot is finally here. Man of Steel, patterned after the success of Christopher Nolan’s more mature, grittier Batman reboot, features Henry Cavill as Kal-El, the super-powered Kryptonian who eventually becomes the most famous super …

Garth Brooks Joins Toby Keith, Willie Nelson for Oklahoma Tornado Relief Concert
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Garth Brooks will join a handful of big-name country music stars for a benefit concert to help the victims of last month’s devastating tornados in Oklahoma. The relief concert is being headlined by Toby Keith and sponsored by Oklahoma country …

New Nexus 7 Makes A Stop At The FCC New Nexus 7 Makes A Stop At The FCC
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Google confirmed before its annual developer conference that no new hardware would be shown, but it was still disappointing to see the company not introduce the oft-rumored new Nexus 7. It’s fine now, however, as the FCC has pretty much …

Wendy’s Photo: Employee In Trouble Over Frosty Incident Wendy’s Photo: Employee In Trouble Over Frosty Incident
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A photo of a Wendy’s employee has gone viral thanks to Reddit, and now he’s been fired. The picture shows the employee guzzling soft-serve ice cream directly from the Frosty machine, and after several Redditors commented negatively about his shenanigans, …

CBS Reporter Hacked, Involved ‘Search and Exfiltration of Data’ CBS Reporter Hacked, Involved ‘Search and Exfiltration of Data’
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An internal investigation by a cyber security firm, hired by CBS News, has confirmed that investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson’s computer was “accessed by an unauthorized, external, unknown party on multiple occasions late in 2012.” Here’s CBS News’ statement on the …

Wow, A Lot Of Stuff Just Happened In SEO Wow, A Lot Of Stuff Just Happened In SEO
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It’s been a pretty big week for search and SEO news. There have been a lot of announcements, not only from Google, but from Google competitors. Let’s recap, and discuss in the comments. Which of the latest announcements do you …

Yeezus Revealed To Be New Kanye West Album

Yeezus, the new album from Kanye West, has finally been revealed. The artist took to his Web site to show off what appears to be the final cover art (or lack thereof) for the new album. (image) The album will …

Steven Spielberg Warns of Movie Industry Meltdown Steven Spielberg Warns of Movie Industry Meltdown
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As one of the most successful directors in Hollywood history, Steven Spielberg‘s opinions are often taken as fact by aspiring film directors. What happens, then, when Spielberg warns of impending doom in the film industry? Just that happened this week, …

Wendy’s Frosty Licker Joins the Recent Trend of Fast Food Social Media Snafus Wendy’s Frosty Licker Joins the Recent Trend of Fast Food Social Media Snafus
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Who really knows what goes on behind the scenes at fast food restaurants? I mean, who really knows? Sure, we all just assume that the people handling our food aren’t deriving pleasure from making it as disgusting as humanly possible …