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Comic-Con 2013: Robot Chicken DC Comics Special Sequel To Focus On Villains

If you ask me, the best thing to come out of entertainment last year was the Robot Chicken DC Comics Special. The 30 minute episode spoofed its way through some of the greatest (and lesser known) DC Comics heroes and …

Toddler Found In Trunk After Day-Long Search
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When 2-year old Wisconsin boy Isaiah Theis went missing on Tuesday, his family says they assumed he had wandered into the wooded area surrounding their home. As a precocious, curious little boy, it wasn’t uncommon for him to do such …

Jerry Sandusky’s Son Files For a Name Change
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Very few things will tarnish a name more than an sex offender conviction, especially when the crime is molesting young children. As former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky’s family continues to put their lives together after their patriarch’s conviction, at …

Student Wins $250,000 In MLB 2K13 Video Game Contest
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Every year, 2K Sports holds a contest to see who can pitch a perfect game in the latest edition of MLB2K. This year, a student from Oregon walked away with the $250,000 grand prize. 2K announced this week that Justin …

Gmail’s Compose Box Now Offers Full-Screen Mode (and You Can Make It Your Default) Gmail’s Compose Box Now Offers Full-Screen Mode (and You Can Make It Your Default)
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Google has just given in to the substantial number of Gmail users who’ve been pissed off at them ever since they went and changed how users go about composing emails, and I can already hear the “THANK GOD”s and “FREAKING …

Cassini Saturn Photo Great Opportunity For “Cosmic Awareness”
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Cassini spacecraft is set to capture a rare photo of Earth today as it sits to one side of Saturn’s rings, and Carolyn Porco, the leader of Cassini’s imaging team, says the picture is a great opportunity for us to …

Steve Cohen’s Long-Lost Daughter Is Not His Daughter

Rep. Steve Cohen has had a rough week. It was only three years ago that he found out he had a daughter named Victoria Brink, but CNN reports that DNA tests this week show that she was in fact not …

Rhythmic Gymnastics Judges Caught in Cheating Scandal

Around Olympics time there are plenty of jokes about judges favoring certain countries, but a new scandal that is rocking the gymnastics world is no joke. A massive cheating scandal has hit the world of rhythmic gymnastics this week. According …

Rae Dawn Chong Slams Oprah, Compares Her To A Slave
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Rae Dawn Chong, who starred with Oprah Winfrey in “The Color Purple”, recently ranted about the media mogul during a radio appearance and compared her to a slave. “The thing that’s really great about Oprah that you can’t take away …

Schoep the Dog, Viral Inspiration, Passes Away at 20
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Schoep the dog, who found viral popularity last year thanks to a heartwarming photo of him and his owner swimming in Lake Superior, has passed away at the age of 20. The shepherd mix sufferd from severe arthritis and hip …

Moonshine In Stores: Liquor Makers Cashing In On Notoriety Moonshine In Stores: Liquor Makers Cashing In On Notoriety
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Moonshining is very much a part of the local culture in Southern and Appalachian communities. If you spend any time down in those areas, you’re likely to run into one or two people who will sell you some of the …

Facebook Rolling Out Photo Comments for Pages Facebook Rolling Out Photo Comments for Pages
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A few weeks ago, Facebook made comment threads a lot more interesting – or a lot more annoying depending on who you ask. The social network gave users the ability to post images in comments – via an “attach a …

Developer Works Around Google Glass Restrictions With Custom OS Developer Works Around Google Glass Restrictions With Custom OS
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Google Glass has a lot of potential, but some may feel that Google is squandering said potential with its heavy handed regulation. The company has already banned porn and facial recognition apps from being developed for the device. Before Google …

Tumblr Launches New Activity Feed, Notes View Tumblr Launches New Activity Feed, Notes View
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On the heels of a major security breach, Tumblr has launched an update that brings back the old activity feed and gives users a new view for all their notes. “First, the new Activity page lets you graph the latest …

Comic-Con: Cumberbatch Explains How Sherlock Survived

Though Sherlock stars Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch did not make it to the U.S. for San Diego Comic-Con this year, their presence was still highly felt during the Sherlock panel this week. While Sherlock (and Doctor Who) writer Steven …

Emilia Clarke Talks Comic-Con And Emmy Nod

Emilia Clarke, who plays badass dragon-mother Daenerys Targaryen on the HBO hit “Game Of Thrones”, has had quite a year; as one of the most popular characters on the show, she’s been enjoying a sudden shoot to fame on a …

Advertisers’ Proposal Gets Rejected In Latest Do Not Track Negotiations Advertisers’ Proposal Gets Rejected In Latest Do Not Track Negotiations
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Earlier this year, the Do Not Track debate ran into a snag as the advertising groups and privacy proponents couldn’t even agree to disagree on a Do Not Track standard. This led to fears that the talks may just fall …

Comic-Con 2013: New ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2′ Trailer Teases Electro

No one was particularly calling for last year’s Spider-Man reboot. However, The Amazing Spider-Man came out during a summer packed with movies such as The Avengers and managed to impress both critics and Marvel fans. Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone …

Halo: Spartan Assault Is Now Out On Windows 8 Devices

Earlier this year, Microsoft announced that it would be bringing an entirely new Halo title to Windows 8 devices. The game – Halo: Spartan Assault – would be set between the events of Halo 3 and Halo 4, and feature …

“Two And A Half Men” Changing Their Opening Credits

“Two And A Half Men”, one of the most popular sitcoms on television, has had some major changes over the past year. First came the drama of Charlie Sheen leaving, then the producers replaced him with Ashton Kutcher, and then …

Comic-Con 2013: Adam Savage Reveals Incredible Robot Cosplay

[UPDATE:] See the mech meet Stan Lee and a little girl. It’s no secret that San Diego Comic-Con has become more of a spectacle than a convention, and a major part of that spectacle is some of the best cosplay …

Sonic Lost World Trailer Highlights New Power Ups
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Sonic, unlike Mario, has never really used power ups. It was a more pure platforming experience as a result, but you could argue that it also makes Sonic games less fun. The series did play around with power ups in …

Comic-Con 2013: New ‘Ryse: Son of Rome’ Details Revealed

Though the gameplay in Ryse: Son of Rome failed to greatly impress critics at this year’s E3, there was no disputing that the game’s graphics were next-generation quality. This week at the Ryse panel at San Diego Comic-Con, Microsoft Studios …

Kanye West Tapes: Taylor Swift Rant Recorded After VMAs

We all remember the Kanye West/Taylor Swift encounter at the 2009 VMAs; she won an award, accepted it looking so happy and fresh-faced and innocent, and then Kanye stormed the stage and declared Beyonce the real winner, shattering Taylor’s moment …