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Patrick Bateman Is Envious of Coworkers’ Pokemon Cards

As the story goes, Lionsgate had geared up to release a 10th anniversary Blu-Ray edition of the new classic American Psycho, complete with a deleted scene that shows how the filmmakers tried to make the film appeal to a younger …

Diabetes Drug Works Differently Than Was Previously Thought
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For half a century one of the most popular and most-prescribed classes of diabetes drugs has been biguanides, which includes the drug metformin. Metformin helps to keep liver glucose output in check, which, in turn, keeps blood sugar down in …

Mama June: Makeover Takes Off Ten Years
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Mama June, otherwise known as Honey Boo Boo’s mama, has had a startling makeover recently that takes at least ten years off of her. June, 33, might have realized that with newfound success comes a desire to look good at …

David R. Ellis Dies, Body Found In Hotel Room

David R. Ellis, the director of films like Final Destination 2, The Final Destination, Snakes On A Plane, and Homeward Bound II, was found dead in a hotel in South Africa, according to The Hollywood Reporter. So far, the cause …

Facebook Expands Test of New Streamlined Timeline Facebook Expands Test of New Streamlined Timeline
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Facebook is continuing (and expanding) a test that revamps users’ Timelines by creating a single, more prominent column for statuses and posts, as well as redesigns the section headers by doing away with the clunky image boxes we’ve seen since …

CES 2013: The Steam Box Is Now A Reality

For most of 2012, Valve hinted at the possibility that it would be entering the hardware market in 2013 with a Steam box of sorts. In short, it would be a PC optimized to play games downloaded from Steam. Now …

Blue Ivy Turns 1, And We Want Pics
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Blue Ivy, perhaps the most elusive celebrity baby in our lifetime, is turning one, believe it or not. And while we’ve gotten a few glimpses of her over the past year as her megastar parents take her out and about …

Nicolas Cage Turns 49, Reddit Celebrates Their OneTrueGod
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If you spend a little while on reddit (or browse AllReddits), you’re bound to come across a strange subreddit or two. Some of them are awful, just awful. They know who they are. Some are wonderful (I just landed on …

CES 2013: Kingston Somehow Fits 1TB Onto A Flash Drive CES 2013: Kingston Somehow Fits 1TB Onto A Flash Drive
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You probably have a flash drive – everybody does. It’s likely an 8 or 16GB flash drive for the storage of documents, maybe a few videos and other odds and ends. Kingston, one of the major players in the flash …

Etty Allen Dies: Mother of Former Virginia Governor George Allen

Henrietta “Etty” Allen, the oldest member of a famous football and political family, has died at the age of 89. Etty was the mother of current Washington Redskins General Manager Bruce Allen, former Virginia Governor George F. Allen, and two …

Amazon Record High Attributed To Morgan Stanley Comments Amazon Record High Attributed To Morgan Stanley Comments
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Amazon stock hit a record high on Monday, reaching as high as $269.30 at one point. Bloomberg attributes the spike to statements made by Morgan Stanely, who said the company’s network of distribution centers will help it gain marketshare as …

Unborn Baby’s Fingernail Collapses Mother’s Lung
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With the miracle of life comes the inevitability that something could go wrong inside the womb, and there are times when healthy mothers wonder how they got through those nine months unscathed. For one 32-year old mom, something as small …

CES 2013: Samsung TecTiles Make The Vegas Strip More Interactive CES 2013: Samsung TecTiles Make The Vegas Strip More Interactive

Plenty of folks are in Las Vegas this week for CES 2013, and those in attendance will probably enjoy a little bit of the Vegas Strip while they’re there. Those who decide to hit up the slots with a Samsung …

Winslet’s Husband Fights Tabloids Over Photos

Kate Winslet is a newlywed, and her groom is having a rocky start to the New Year after discovering that a tabloid publication wants to publish photos of him at a raucous party. Apparently the “outrageous” party was costume-only, so …

CES 2013: ASUS Announces Hybrid Windows 8 PC/Android Tablet CES 2013: ASUS Announces Hybrid Windows 8 PC/Android Tablet

Along with its Google TV-playing cube-shaped “QUBE“, Asus today announced a hybrid all-in-one/tablet Windows 8 PC as part of its Consumer Electronics Show (CES) lineup. The device is called the Asus Transformer AiO, and the manufacturer is calling a “world …

Eric Schmidt’s North Korea Trip Involves Negotiations for Detained American Eric Schmidt’s North Korea Trip Involves Negotiations for Detained American

Earlier today, Google’s Eric Schmidt and New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson landed in North Korea on their unrelated-to-Google, definitely-not-state-sponsored trip. We’ve heard reports that Schmidt took the trip to the notoriously reclusive country on interest in economics, or maybe social …

Former “Hills” Stars Engaged, Were High School Sweethearts
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Former “Hills” stars Doug Reinhardt and Allie Lutz have announced their engagement via her Twitter page, posting a pic of the gigantor ring through Instagram. Reinhardt has certainly made the rounds on the Hollywood dating circuit, being linked to the …

CES 2013: Vizio’s First Windows 8 Tablet Is Powered By AMD CES 2013: Vizio’s First Windows 8 Tablet Is Powered By AMD

Let’s be honest with ourselves: Windows 8 tablets, including Microsoft’s own Surface, aren’t doing that well. The biggest offender is the overall price of these tablets with the anticipated Surface Pro, priced at $899, not helping. So, what happens when …

Flu Season is Picking Up in the U.S.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has warned that Influenza activity is increasing across most of the U.S. “Reports of influenza-like-illness (ILI) are nearing what have been peak levels during moderately severe seasons,” said Dr. Joe Bresee, …

The AP Will Run Ads (Sponsored Tweets) for Samsung The AP Will Run Ads (Sponsored Tweets) for Samsung
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The Associated Press, one of America’s most venerable news organizations, is selling out its Twitter feed for the very first time. And we can thank Samsung and CES for it. According to the AP, Samsung will be the first company …

McDonald’s Chicken Wings Test Expands, Twitter Obviously Reacts
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It stands to reason that by now, you’ve heard that McDonald’s has chicken wings at some locations (they’re called “Mighty Wings”). You may or may not have heard that they’re now offering them in more locations. According to the Associated …

CES 2013: HAPIfork Changes How You Eat (And That’s A Good Thing) CES 2013: HAPIfork Changes How You Eat (And That’s A Good Thing)

Does the very idea of a smart fork amuse you? It sure amused me, but it’s a very serious piece of new tech at CES 2013 this year. It’s a small part of the personal health tech market that has …

$1.1 Billion Lottery In Spain Comes With Increased Taxes For Winners

Spain held an annual lottery drawing called El Nino on Sunday, paying out $1.1 billion ( €840 million) in prizes to winners all over the country. The event has captured numerous headlines, partially thanks to the recession that the country …

Redbox Instant’s Early Streaming Selection Doesn’t Hold Up to Netflix Redbox Instant’s Early Streaming Selection Doesn’t Hold Up to Netflix
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It’s a given that streaming services aren’t very good when they begin. Netflix’s Watch Instantly service was filled with obscure programming for at least a year before deals were made to provide subscribers with decent content. So, it’s no surprise …