Limerick-Off Monday – Rhyme Word: DUMP at the end of any one line (Submission Deadline: June 1, 2019)

It’s Limerick-Off time, once again. And that means I write a limerick, and you write your own, using the same rhyme word. Then you post your limerick(s) as a comment to this post and, if you’re a Facebook user, on Facebook too. I hope you’ll join me in writing limericks using DUMP at the end of any one line. (Homonyms or homophones are fine.) The best submission will be crowned Limerick-Off Award Winner. (Here’s last week’s Limerick-Off Award Winner.) Additionally, you may write themed limerick...
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Square Enix Launching English-Language Manga Imprint

Penguin Random House Publisher Services will be entering a sales and distribution partnership with Square Enix to release English-language manga, novels and art books. The press release explaining the goals of the new imprint as well as the partnership with Penguin Random House: The Japanese multimedia entertainment company is best known internationally for their gaming properties, […]
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Limerick-Off Award (322)

It’s time to announce the latest Limerick-Off winners based on submissions (on this blog and on Facebook) in the last Limerick-Off. Congratulations to TIM JAMES, who wins the Limerick-Off Award for this funny limerick: She was short, came from Maine, and she drank, But by golly, in bed she could crank. Her man’s love life was flat, But she cured him of that. All he needed was one little Yank. Congratulations to FRED BORTZ, who wins the Special Intimidation-Themed Limerick Award for this clever...
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Country star Travis Tritt’s tour bus involved in fatal wreck

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — Country music star Travis Tritt says his tour bus was “sideswiped” in a multi-vehicle crash that left two people dead in South Carolina. News outlets report the crash occurred early Saturday on Highway 22 in Horry County. One person suffered minor injuries. Tritt tweeted that his tour bus sustained minor damage […]
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The Feminine Biscuit Krueger Bulks up in Jump Force

Charming blonde female and upcoming DLC fighter Biscuit Krueger of Hunter x Hunter has been showcased by way of Bandai Namco’s new set of screenshots, bound to appeal to those who commonly complain about lack of diversity as her true form has her bulking up significantly. The veteran Hunter will be joining the cast of […]
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Team Sonic Racing Launch Trailer Both Stylish & Dynamic

Sega has released a launch trailer for Sonic the Hedgehog kart racing game Team Sonic Racing. A brief overview of the stylish racing game directly from Sega: The race is about to begin! Join Sonic and friends as they speed across vibrant tracks and do whatever it takes to come out in first place. Race […]
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WATCH: Man Dropkicks Arnold Schwarzenegger and Screams “I Need a Lamborghini!”

A bizarre video is quickly circulating the internet showing Arnold Schwarzenegger getting drop-kicked in South Africa.Schwarzenegger was in Sandton Saturday (May 18) for a sporting event named after him, “the Arnold Classic Africa,” and while mingling with fans and taking photos, an unidentified man came out of nowhere and drop-kicked him from behind.Arnold Schwarzenegger is still a terminator. He was not dropped. The lunatic actually injured himself ?? pic.twitter.com/rjQSPb209g— Maleka (@Malek...
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Actor, comedian, Comedy Store co-founder Sammy Shore dies

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Actor and standup comedian Sammy Shore, who co-founded the Comedy Store, has died at the age of 92. The family said through a spokeswoman that Shore died Saturday at his home in Las Vegas surrounded by loved ones. He was the father of comedian Pauly Shore. Sammy Shore’s nearly seven-decade career […]
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Magnus Robot Fighter #5 - Russ Manning art & cover

Russ Manning Magnus Robot Fighter v1 #5, 1964 - Magnus witnesses the return on an old foe, just as a self-replicating robot threatens the world's power supply. Russ Manning's smooth linework accentuates the battles between man andf machine. Especially jarring is page 26, where a colorless panel simulates the white-hot incendiary flash of a robot's destruction. The Aliens secondary feature [Author: Ted F]
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Battle #66 - Jack Kirby art & cover

Jack Kirby Battle v1 #66, 1959 - Jack Kirby chronicles the history of the submarine, dating back to early ideas in the 17th century. Drawn simply and informatively, the story has a documentary feel. It's effectiveness partially compensates for the atypically weak cover. Kirby's layout seems hurried, filling in every available space. This issue also contains some notable artwork by Jack Davis. [Author: Ted F]
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Schoolboys Caught Peeping on JKs During School Onsen Trip

Life has once again imitated anime as a group of high school boys were recently busted for peeping on their female classmates during an onsen trip. In a scenario that will seem familiar to those acquainted with ecchi comedy or Persona games, a group of thirteen schoolboys were recently found guilty of ogling their female […]
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Podcast: Radio Festival, Tuning In and Radio Audio Week

This week we’re at Radio Audio Week 2019 as Stuart Clarkson talks to speakers at the Radio Festival and RadioCentre’s Tuning In Conference. You’ll hear from: Zoe Ball, James Purnell, Greg James, Margot James, Simon Mayo, Anna Foster & Tony Livesey, Steve Parkinson & Angellica Bell, Mark Barber & Heather Andrew, Roman Kemp, Vick Hope & Sonny Jay, and Siobhan Kenny. James Cridland looks at current issues for vTuner and TuneIn, and David Lloyd has more great archive in Radio Moments. Processing ...
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Agents of SHIELD Season 6 Episode 2 Recap

Agents of SHIELD Season 6 Episode 2 Recap Agents of SHIELD Season 6 Episode 2 sees Sarge and his crew stealing what they need to survive long enough on this earth to destroy the planet. After grabbing some supplies at a gas station, the crew parks their rig at a shipping yard, where they inventory their supplies. They are low on P.E.G.s, an itme they need to power their world-destroying weapons. Not everyone is keen on destroying the earth so quickly, though. Pax suggests that they stopand re...
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Actor-comedian Sammy Shore, father of Pauly, dies at 92

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sammy Shore, an actor and standup comedian who co-founded the Comedy Store, died Saturday. He was 92. Through a spokeswoman, Shore’s family said he died at his Las Vegas home surrounded by family. He was the father of actor-comedian Pauly Shore. Shore’s nearly seven-decade career stretched from the “Borscht Belt” summer […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Ap, Nation, Las Vegas, Pauly, Comedy Store, Sammy Shore

The Lonely Island’s Akiva Schaffer To Helm Rescue Rangers Movie

The Lonely Island’s Akiva Schaffer To Helm Rescue Rangers Movie The Hollywood Reporter has brought word that the upcoming live-action/CG-hybrid adaptation of Disney’s classic cartoon Chip ‘n’ Dale: Rescue Rangers has found its director in The Lonely Island veteran and Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping co-writer/co-director Akiva Schaffer. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'g...
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Michelle Rodriguez Returning for ‘Fast and Furious 9’ After Settling Screenwriter Dissatisfaction

Back in 2017, Fast and Furious franchise star Michelle Rodriguez worried fans with talk of potentially not returning for Fast and Furious 9 unless producers chose to “show some love to the women of the franchise on the next one.” Apparently she stuck to her word, because Michelle Rodriguez is returning for the forthcoming sequel, but she didn’t sign her deal until a female screenwriter was brought on board to help give the female characters a little more depth. Find out more about the details b...
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Eurovision Song Contest Grand Final kicks off in Tel Aviv

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — The Grand Final of the 64th Eurovision Song Contest is under way. Europe’s annual music extravaganza will crown one of 26 entries with dreams of following in the footsteps of past winners such as Swedish pop icons ABBA and Celine Dion, who represented Switzerland. The show is taking place at […]
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Square Enix Closes Studio, Cancels Project Prelude Rune

Square Enix’s creative troubles have once again made themselves apparent, as the gaming giant has closed another of its studios and cancelled RPG Project Prelude Rune. Tokyo-based gaming conglomerate Square Enix has announced that it has closed Studio Istolia and cancelled Project Prelude Rune, a title they were working on. Project Prelude Rune had been […]
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Cool Stuff: Official ‘John Wick’ Bourbon Whiskey and Prop Replicas Are Quite Continental

You’d be hard-pressed to find a more high class collection of assassins than in the world of the John Wick franchise. They get the job done, follow all the rules, and they look damn good while doing it. Now you can bring some of the world of John Wick home in the form of a couple prop replicas inspired by the latest sequel, John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum, as well as a special brand of whiskey that will dull some of the pain from being marked excommunicado. Check out the John Wick prop replic...
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Happy World Whiskey Day! (Limerick)

Many people are prone to get frisky The minute they guzzle some whiskey. But it’s worse, you’ll agree, When while off on a spree, Their behavior’s (tsk-tsk) rather risky. Happy World Whiskey Day! (3rd Saturday of May)
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Thumbs Down On Plants? (Limerick)

A fellow was planning to plant Some fruit, but his wife said, “You can’t. I hate to sound mean, But your thumbs aren’t green; Seems your nurturing talents are scant.” May 18 is Fascination of Plants Day and May 19 is Plant Something Day.
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‘Aladdin’ Special Look Takes You To ‘The World of Aladdin’

The reaction to Disney’s upcoming live-action Aladdin has been a bit…muted. The footage revealed is a bit lacking, and fans of the original don’t quite know what to make of Will Smith‘s take on the Genie. We won’t know how the film actually is until it’s release, but let’s just say the enthusiasm for this live-action Disney remake is a lot lower than previous releases. But maybe this Aladdin special look will do the trick. The video below goes behind-the-scenes of the Guy Ritchie-directed adapt...
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Apple removed a teen's award-winning anti-Trump game "Bad Hombre" because they can't tell the difference between apps that criticize racism and racist apps

Bad Hombre is an award-winning satirical game created by 16-year-old Jackie George. Two days after it won the Shortly Award and was recognized in her school newsletter, Bad Hombre was removed from both Apple's App Store and Google Play (George notes that her town of Naples, FL is very conservative with a lot of Trump supporters and is suspicious that one of her neighbors reported the app). George appealed the removal and Google quickly reinstated the app, but Apple refused to do so. Instead...
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Soul Calibur 6 DLC Outfits as Sensuous as the Last

Soul Calibur 6‘s 5th DLC pack has come with an assortment of creation parts and music from the second and third entries, players will likely be most interested in the costume parts however since there are more sexy items for the girls to wear. The 5th DLC pack comes with 58 customization items and 44 […]
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Arnold Schwarzenegger assaulted during event in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — New video shows actor Arnold Schwarzenegger being assaulted during a public appearance in South Africa. The video posted by broadcaster eNCA shows the 71-year-old standing and filming children at a sporting event in Johannesburg when a man makes a flying kick into his back. Schwarzenegger stumbles forward. The man is quickly grabbed […]
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Original Content podcast: ‘Game of Thrones’ burns it all down

This post and podcast contain spoilers for “Game of Thrones.” Our original co-host Darrell Etherington returns for this week’s Original Content podcast, which is all about “Game of Thrones” — specifically “The Bells,” an episode that seems to have prompted more fan outcry than anything in the last seven-and-a-half seasons. The controversy, of course, comes from watching Daenerys (Breaker of Chains, Mother of Dragons, the closest thing the show has to a hero) and her last remaining dragon burn Ki...
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Mortal Kombat Reboot Set For 2021 Release

Mortal Kombat Reboot Set For 2021 Release The time is coming to return to the mystical arena for some gruesome fatalities and some Mortal Kombat as Warner Bros. has announced the upcoming James Wan-produced film adaptation reboot will hit theaters on March 5, 2021. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAlon...
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Type-Moon Weekly News Roundup: With Just a Hint of TB

This Saturday post is the weekly Type-Moon news in addition to the regular APB post on Sunday. If you have any suggestions for what to highlight on the Type-Moon Weekly News Roundup drop me a line via email or Twitter. Mark July 6th on Your Calendars  Lord El-Melloi II Case Files is starting on July … Continue reading Type-Moon Weekly News Roundup: With Just a Hint of TB
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Abortion rights protest held on Cannes Film red carpet

CANNES, France (AP) — Ahead of the premiere of an Argentine documentary on abortion, dozens of women have demonstrated for abortion rights on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival. Women, including the filmmakers, wore green and carried a large banner together while walking the Cannes carpet ahead of the premiere of Argentine director […]
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