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  • EgyptAir’s bizarre Drew Barrymore interview, explained as best we can 04 Oct 2018 19:07 The Washington Post The mysteries of the universe got a bit more expansive this week thanks to a bizarre and possibly fake interview with Drew Barrymore that appeared in EgyptAir’s in-flight magazine. Is the viral interview real, fake or — perhaps — some mixture of both? We’ …
  • Drew Barrymore Gives a Bizarre, Sexist, and Fake Interview to EgyptAir 04 Oct 2018 03:37 Papermag Wedged between the dog-eared SkyMall catalog and a motion-sickness bag, the in-flight magazine has been filling the backs of airplane seats for the past several decades. Often half-heartedly leafed through in those moment before takeoff after you've …
  • Mad Minute stories from Friday, August 18th 19 Aug 2017 11:26 KHQ ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) -- It wasn't exactly the catch a Florida man was hoping for while fishing in the Atlantic Ocean. Instead, deputies say a drunken 22-year-old woman cursed at him before swimming up to his fishing line, biting it and swimming …
  • Seinfeld, Simpsons and Sex and the City – why your favourite TV show is problematic 03 Aug 2017 15:10 The Guardian EastEnders Over the years, EastEnders has been guilty of all sorts. It has traditionally only ever allowed one black and one Asian family into Albert Square at a time. There was its portrayal of cot death, which turned a normal mother into a frothing, baby …
  • Chris Cornell didn't want to make 'Black Hole Sun' video, which brought stardom 21 May 2017 20:28 CantonRep.com By Stephanie MerryThe Washington Post By the time Soundgarden released "Superunknown" in 1994, the band already had a platinum album (1991's "Badmotorfinger") and helped shape the defining sound of '90s rock music. But it was …
  • Chris Cornell didn't want to make the video for 'Black Hole Sun,' but it launched the band to mega-stardom 18 May 2017 18:26 Orlando Sentinel By the time Soundgarden released "Superunknown" in 1994, the band already had a platinum album (1991's "Badmotorfinger") and helped shape the defining sound of '90s rock music. But it was the trippy video for "Black Hole …
  • Chris Cornell didn’t want to make the video for ‘Black Hole Sun.’ It ended up launching the band to mega-stardom. 18 May 2017 17:36 The Washington Post By the time Soundgarden released “Superunknown” in 1994, the band already had a platinum album (1991’s “Badmotorfinger”) and helped shape the defining sound of ’90s rock music. But it was the trippy video for “Black Hole Sun” that turned the band into mega …
  • The weird and wonderful world of 'cork dork' wine fanatics 13 Apr 2017 13:06 The Independent Quitting your job to become a professional wine taster is something more of us than would like to admit have daydreamed about of an afternoon at work. But the world of wine-tasting isn’t so welcoming. If you don’t know your Pinot Grigio from your Merlot ( …
  • One small-school prospect says NFL made him take part in staring contest at combine 06 Apr 2017 15:01 CBS Sports There are always weird stories that emerge from the draft process featuring prospects facing bizarre circumstances and odd questions from NFL teams. Somehow, a new one pops up almost every year. More Mock Drafts And the strangest one we’ve heard so far …
  • Pepe The Frog Artist Continues On His Mission To Make Frogs Chill Again 11 Feb 2017 00:21 Politics Daily Frogs are, as far as the animal kingdom goes, pretty peaceful creatures. With slimy bodies and bulging eyes, they enjoy chilling by ponds in groups of frog friends, croaking during mating season, and using their sticky tongues to catch slugs, spiders or …
  • Alec Baldwin Says What We're All Thinking About His Trump Impression 10 Feb 2017 18:34 The Huffington Post Alec Baldwin is all set to host “Saturday Night Live” for a record 17th time this weekend, which means he’s inevitably queueing up his much-talked-about Donald Trump impersonation once more. In the lead-up to the show, Baldwin spoke with his wife, “Extra” …
  • SXSW 2017 line-up: Our film picks and the list in full 01 Feb 2017 11:21 The Independent South by Southwest Film Festival has announced its 2017 line-up, and boy are there some interesting movies in there. The festival will run between 10 and 19 March in its usual home of Austin, Texas and screen 125 features, 85 of which will be premieres and …
  • SXSW Film Festival 2017 lineup announced 31 Jan 2017 23:10 MSN Entertainment With the Sundance Film Festival now in the review mirror, it’s time for moviegoers to set their sights on Austin and the annual South by Southwest Festival (a.k.a. SXSW). The lineup for this year’s slate of films was announced on Tuesday and includes …
  • SXSW Announces Film Lineup 31 Jan 2017 22:13 AltWeeklies.com Sandra Adair with Lance Letscher, the subject of her SXSW documentary The Secret Life of Lance Letscher (Photo by Jana Birchum) 125 films. 85 world premieres. 11 North American first time looks, and 51 feature debuts. The SXSW Film roster has arrived, with …
  • The View From Moscow: How The Russian Media Covers Trump 20 Jan 2017 14:00 Politics Daily Donald Trump’s first news conference as president-elect last week featured a mix of deflected questions, cheering supporters and accusations CNN is “fake news.” The circus atmosphere was strange for many viewers and reporters, accustomed to more formality …