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  • ‘Battle of the Sexes': True Tennis Story Gets Trailer

    ‘Battle of the Sexes': True Tennis Story Gets Trailer

    I can’t imagine why this would be, but for some reason the exploits of a shameless misogynistic con artist seem to have some resonance in the 2017 zeitgeist. I’m talking, of course, about Bobby Riggs, who in 1973 faced off against tennis legend Billie Jean King in the Battle of the Sexes, the story of […]

  • ‘Shake Shack: Recipes & Stories’ – New Book Out This Week

    ‘Shake Shack: Recipes & Stories’ – New Book Out This Week

    No matter your opinion on Shake Shack – which ranges in the hearts of men from overrated trash to the absolute top of the fast food burger food chain – there’s no denying its cultural import. Now, it even has a book – Shake Shack: Recipes & Stories, out now from publisher Clarkson Potter. Shake […]

  • ‘The Emoji Movie’ is Real, Has Trailer and Everything (Video)

    ‘The Emoji Movie’ is Real, Has Trailer and Everything (Video)

    There seems to be nothing under the sun that won’t eventually be turned into a movie. I could list some illustrative examples with a made-up joke or two mixed in, but they would all pale in comparison to the very real The Emoji Movie, which now has a ::three fire emoji:: trailer on the internet. […]

  • Chanel Boomerang Costs $1,325

    Chanel Boomerang Costs $1,325

    I hate to reveal my ignorance in public but I honestly have no idea what a typical boomerang costs. But I feel pretty safe in my assumption that the Indigenous Australian inventors of the boomerang never envisioned their work being sold as an upscale luxury from Chanel – and I can’t even imagine how they […]

  • Jolly Rancher Pop-Tarts: New Line of Toaster Pastries Released

    Jolly Rancher Pop-Tarts: New Line of Toaster Pastries Released

    Junk food addicts have a new dangerous fix to chase at their local grocery stores. It’s Jolly Rancher Pop-Tarts, the very name of which gives me a slight secondhand sugar headache, but which I also admit probably taste pretty good as well. Jolly Rancher Pop-Tarts come in three limited edition flavors: Watermelon, Cherry, and (of […]

  • SolarGaps: Energy Generating Solar Panel Window Blinds

    SolarGaps: Energy Generating Solar Panel Window Blinds

    Solar energy is one of the biggest potential money savers the future holds, in addition to being great for the environment as well. But not everybody interested in harnessing the power of themselves has a secret volcano lair or a roof to call their own, and now there are SolarGaps for those who only have […]

  • “Starboy” Video Has 1 Billion YouTube Hits

    “Starboy” Video Has 1 Billion YouTube Hits

    It’s tempting to want to leave behind everything that happened in 2016 for good. But evidently the public isn’t quite ready to get rid of “Starboy.” The video for The Weeknd and Daft Punk‘s title track off of the former’s hit record just hit a rare milestone: 1 billion YouTube views. In racking up a […]

  • Pluto TV On Demand: Streaming Service Adds On Demand Movies

    Pluto TV On Demand: Streaming Service Adds On Demand Movies

    One of the most underrated streaming services out there is Pluto TV, which gives cable-cutters the ability to flip through channels of various video streams – movies, old TV shows, news broadcasts, music videos, etc – just like in the golden age of channel flipping. But, the arc of history bends toward browsing through endless […]