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Central Park Season 2 Trailer Continues the Musical Fight to Save New York

Central Park is a magical place, so it’s no surprise that a visit there can inspire a song or two. But it’s going to take more than music to save this park from a greedy land developer—and as we see in the first trailer for season two of Central Park, from the creator of Bob’s Burgers, the Tillerman-Hunter family is…Read more...
Tags: New York, Science, Molly, Actors, Nick Kroll, Bob, Kristen Bell, Jenny Slate, Central Park, Helen, Owen, Paige, Kathryn Hahn, Leslie Odom Jr, Emmy Raver Lampman, Loren Bouchard


Trump’s Miserable Mouthpiece Leaving for Fantastical Social Media Platform

Donald Trump’s longtime spokesperson and noted lawsuit loser Jason Miller is reportedly planning to enter a cocoon and re-emerge as an even fouler kind of insect: a social media tycoon.Read more...
Tags: Science, Donald Trump, Wall Street Journal, Trumpism, Donald J Trump, Jason Miller, Parler, Presidents Of The United States, Politics Of The United States, American People Of German Descent, Right Wing Populism In The United States, Economy Of The United States, Social Media Use By Donald Trump


Trump’s PAC Site Tricks Donors Into Recurring Charges With ‘Happy Birthday’ Dark Patterns

It’s tough out there being a Donald Trump supporter. He makes you and your fascist compatriots chant “toilet” at plague rallies, then he leaves thousands of you freezing in the cold with no way to return to the parking lot. He tells you to try and overthrow the U.S. government then gets stingy with the pardons. Then…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Politics, Science, Brands, Paul ryan, Donald Trump, Trump, Mike Pence, PAUL, The Trump Organization, Presidents Of The United States, American People Of German Descent, Economy Of The United States, Wealth Of Donald Trump, Donald Trump 2020 Presidential Campaign


Congressman Asks Forest Service to Change the Course of Earth’s Orbit Around the Sun

Congressperson Louie Gohmert (R-TX) would seriously like the federal government and “BLM” to turn its attention from evidence-based measures to mitigate climate change and look into altering the rotation of the Earth and/or moon. It’s unclear whether he’s trolling or sincerely trying to derail attention in order to…Read more...
Tags: Texas, Science, Climate Change, Environment, Articles, Nasa, Earth, Forest Service, Louie Gohmert, American People Of German Descent, Right Wing Populism In The United States, States Of The United States, Judge Advocate Generals Corps United States Army, Jennifer Eberlien


The Boys Reveals First Look at Supernatural's Jensen Ackles as Soldier Boy

For season three, Amazon’s The Boys is diving into its past and there is no past without Soldier Boy. As was previously reported, Soldier Boy is being played by none other than Supernatural’s Jensen Ackles; in the world of the show, he was basically the original superhero, long before the Seven were a thing. Now we’ve…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Soldier, Supernatural, John Wayne, Steve McQueen, Jensen, Television Shows, Jensen Ackles, Eric Kripke, The Boys, Payback, Television Series, Laura Jean Shannon, Ackles, Greg Hopwood






Report Highlights Exiled Chinese Billionaire Tied to Steve Bannon as Center of Misinformation Network

A Chinese real estate developer who is closely associated with Donald Trump’s far-right former strategist is behind a massive online network that traffics in conspiracy theories, disinformation, harassment campaigns, and propaganda, a new report has found.Read more...
Tags: Politics, Science, Articles, Biden, Donald Trump, Trumpism, All, Alt Right, Bannon, GTV, Andrew Torba, Steve Bannon, Mass Media, Hunter Biden, Gab, Guo Wengui


Angelina Jolie Initially Said No to Starring in Simon West's Tomb Raider

Before Charlize Theron took the mantle as the queen of action cinema, that title belonged to Angelina Jolie, starting with the role of Lara Croft in Simon West’s Tomb Raider (2001).Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Angelina Jolie, Tomb raider, Jolie, Charlize Theron, Lara Croft, Said, Lara Croft Tomb Raider, Human Interest, Simon West, Windows Games, Tyler Sheridan, Creative Works, English Language Films, American People Of German Descent


Michigan Republicans Want to Legally Protect Their 'Right to Be Wrong Without Being Told So'

Republicans! They just love their live-action role-playing, don’t they folks. They’re still questing to find the magic law that will stop the nefarious Silicon Valley leftists and antifa journalists from censoring the land of Real America. The latest proposal? Forcing fact-checkers to register with the state.Read more...
Tags: Politics, Science, Articles, Joe Biden, United States, Silicon Valley, Michigan, Truth, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Fact Checking, Trumpism, Mike Pence, David Martin, John Roth, QAnon


Robin Thede Horror Comedy Killing It Coming to Amazon Studios

Comedian Robin Thede (former host of BET talk show The Rundown with Robin Thede) and creator of the A Black Lady Sketch Show is teaming up with Amazon Studios for a new horror comedy film, Killing It. Thede wrote the script and will produce it through her production company, For Better or Words.Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Science, Television, Bet, Shaun, Amazon Studios, Shaun of the Dead, Robin Thede, Thede, Television In The United States, A Black Lady Sketch Show, American People Of German Descent, American Television Series, Entertainment Culture, Killing It


Robin Thede Zombie Film Killing It Is Shaun of the Dead Meets Girls Trip

Comedian Robin Thede (former host of BET talk show The Rundown with Robin Thede) and creator of the A Black Lady Sketch Show is teaming up with Amazon Studios for a new horror comedy film, Killing It. Thede wrote the script and will produce it through her production company, For Better or Words.Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Science, Television, Bet, Shaun, Amazon Studios, Shaun of the Dead, Robin Thede, Thede, Television In The United States, A Black Lady Sketch Show, American People Of German Descent, American Television Series, Entertainment Culture, Killing It


6 Essential Creepshow Horror Stories From Season 1

Stacked with killer talent both in front of and behind the camera, Shudder’s hit series Creepshow—based on the films from Stephen King and George A. Romero—returns soon for season two, with a third installment on the way. Each episode contains two stories, so we’re sharing our favorites from the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Stephen King, Bob, Rose, Joe Hill, Tobin Bell, Clark, Stan, Giancarlo Esposito, Dana Gould, Kris Kringle, George A Romero, Qualls, Greg Nicotero, Human Interest, Speculative Fiction


We've Been Promised These Futuristic Space Hotels for 60 Years

Will people actually be staying in space hotels by 2027? That’s the promise of Orbital Assembly and Voyager Station, space startups that got a lot of headlines this week. But there are plenty of skeptics that space hotels could become a reality for Americans who are still waiting on universal healthcare.Read more...
Tags: Science, Logic, Stanley Kubrick, Wall Street Journal, Hilton Worldwide, The Associated Press, Hilton Hotel, Jenny, Conrad, Robert Bigelow, Conrad Hilton, Hilton Hotels Resorts, The American Society of Civil Engineers, Businesspeople, Barron Hilton, Orbital Assembly


Paul Feig, Charlize Theron, and Kerry Washington Are Taking Us to The School of Good and Evil

Paul Feig continues on his personal mission to give us gifts in the form of powerful lady team-ups. This time, it’s Kerry Washington and Charlize Theron playing best friends and the Deans of The School of Good and Evil.Read more...
Tags: Science, Kerry Washington, Education, Actors, Actresses, Paul Feig, Deans, Charlize Theron, Charlize, Clarissa, Theron, Sophia Anne Caruso, Soman Chainani, Sofia Wylie, American People Of German Descent, White South African People


Remember Steve Bannon? Manhattan’s Attorney General Definitely Does

Blood-filled wineskin and former White House political adviser Steve Bannon narrowly escaped possible federal prison time for his role in a scammy GoFundMe campaign to build a wall on the border with Mexico, courtesy of a last-minute pardon from ex-President Donald Trump. But that won’t help him in New York, where the…Read more...
Tags: New York, Science, Mexico, White House, United States, Manhattan, Donald Trump, Alt Right, Cyrus Vance Jr, Steve Bannon, Businesspeople, Paul Manafort, Brian Kolfage, We Build The Wall, American People Of German Descent, Presidency Of The United States


The Mandalorian and Lovecraft Country Nominated for Best TV Series at the Golden Globes

The Golden Globe award nominees were announced this morning, and although it’s been a pretty quiet year for entertainment in general, as an io9 reader, there are still a few choices that should pique your interest—especially since Baby Yoda and Cthulhu are finally getting the Hollywood recognition they’ve deserved.Read more...
Tags: Hollywood, Science, Actors, Cthulhu, Sacha Baron Cohen, Entertainers, Cynthia Nixon, Best Actress, Best Actor, Baby Yoda, American People Of German Descent, Entertainment_culture, Progressivism In The United States, St Louis Gateway Film Critics Association Awards, San Diego Film Critics Society Awards, Lovecraft Country Nominated


WandaVision's Kathryn Hahn Says Gossip and Secrets Are a Part of Agnes

Whenever Kathryn Hahn’s Agnes bursts into the camera’s focus on Disney+’s WandaVision, the show’s laugh track usually kicks in as the archetypical sitcom neighbor interrupts whatever odd thing Wanda and Vision happen to be doing. But the more time WandaVision spends following Agnes around, the more you see that, out…Read more...
Tags: Science, Disney, Actors, Musicians, Wanda, Entertainers, Agnes, Kathryn Hahn, Io9, American People Of German Descent