Entertainment

  • ‘The Lion King’ is Getting a Live-Action Remake

    ‘The Lion King’ is Getting a Live-Action Remake

    Most of the candidates for live-action remakes in the Disney canon seem to have one thing in common: They all have at least one human character. That would appear to exclude The Lion King, but Disney recently announced a live-action remake of that very film, directed, like this year’s The Jungle Book, by Jon Favreau. […]

  • “100 Greatest TV Shows of All Time” According to ‘Rolling Stone’

    “100 Greatest TV Shows of All Time” According to ‘Rolling Stone’

    We all know that modern culture, particularly on the internet, is dominated by lists. But the reason for this is very simple, and not particularly insidious: Lists are irresistible. The latest example is the “100 Greatest TV Shows of All Time,” according to those prolific list-makers at Rolling Stone magazine. Television has been around for […]

  • Bitoy ‘Narcos’ Toys: A Desk-Sized Pablo Escobar (Video)

    Bitoy ‘Narcos’ Toys: A Desk-Sized Pablo Escobar (Video)

    If you’re a fan of the Netflix original series Narcos, it’s possible that you’ve found yourself at your desk reenacting your favorite scenes or imagining new ones, all staring infamous drug lord Pablo Escobar. But now, you’ll soon be able to stop subbing your pen or phone for Pablo, since a new line of Bitoy […]

  • ‘Between Two Ferns’ Somehow Gets Hillary Clinton (Video)

    ‘Between Two Ferns’ Somehow Gets Hillary Clinton (Video)

    Hillary Clinton’s campaign saw probably the worst week of the election this month, after her “basket of deplorables” comment and a fainting spell at the 9/11 memorial—on 9/11. But now things have reached a new low with Clinton’s appearance on Between Two Ferns, hosted by the notorious Zach Galifianakis. Clinton sometimes gets a bad rap […]