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Harry Potter and Star Wars Go to War: Universal and Disney are Battling for Theme Park Supremacy

Harry Potter and Star Wars Go to War: Universal and Disney are Battling for Theme Park Supremacy

Universal Studios and Disney are locked in a battle for theme park supremacy. Sea World, which recently agreed to stop breeding killer whales in captivity, isn’t even on the same playing field in this war. What’s at stake? The title of Undisputed Theme Park Champion in the World. Disney would […]

by March 20, 2017 3 comments Arts, Trending
Saturday Night Live’s Best 4 Sketches About Presidential Election 2016

Saturday Night Live’s Best 4 Sketches About Presidential Election 2016

The 2016 presidential election is already one for the record books, with businessman and reality TV star Donald Trump’s shocking run toward the Republican nomination, while on the Democratic side, new voters have been engaged by a Jewish Democratic Socialist. The crazy cast of characters that has emerged  includes an […]

by March 19, 2017 5 comments Arts, Politics
How the Rise of Virtual Reality Poses Both Challenges and Possibilities for Humankind

How the Rise of Virtual Reality Poses Both Challenges and Possibilities for Humankind

For years, proponents of virtual reality have proclaimed that the immersive technology – which uses headsets to transport humans into virtual worlds – has life-changing potential. The VR revolution has been a long time coming. Technology companies have been hyping VR devices for the last thirty years. You may not […]

by March 4, 2017 3 comments Trending, World
The 6 Most Binge-Worthy Shows on Netflix

The 6 Most Binge-Worthy Shows on Netflix

The advent of streaming services has changed television for the better. Rather than waiting for your favorite show to come on, you can now watch your favorite programs whenever you want. When you have a day off and are looking for a show to become immersed in, Netflix offers amazing shows […]

by January 27, 2017 4 comments Arts
The Freakish Predicament of George RR Martin: Game of Thrones Season 6 Debuts Before Next Novel

The Freakish Predicament of George RR Martin: Game of Thrones Season 6 Debuts Before Next Novel

The world in which George RR Martin began his life as a novelist bares no resemblance to the world Martin lives in now: subjected to constant scrutiny, analysis of his writerly pace (or lack thereof) and lots of public fretting about whether he will complete his magnum opus, Song of […]

by April 8, 2016 1 comment Arts, Trending
Twitter Celebrates Ten Years: Highlights & Lowlights From Social Media Monolith’s 10th Birthday

Twitter Celebrates Ten Years: Highlights & Lowlights From Social Media Monolith’s 10th Birthday

Twitter turns 10 years old today. The social media network became supremely powerful during the decade, even as it struggled to turn a profit. A short 10 years later, Twitter is actually scrambling to remain relevant in a constantly-changing social media landscape. This list of social media moments demonstrates the […]

by March 17, 2016 3 comments Trending
Do Disney’s 2016 Live-Action Releases Represent Creative Failure or an Inspired Reawakening?

Do Disney’s 2016 Live-Action Releases Represent Creative Failure or an Inspired Reawakening?

With Hollywood awash in blockbuster remakes and sequels, Disney has decided to go all-in on live-action remakes of classic animated tales. It’s easy to see what is motivating Disney: money. Nostalgia propelled 2010’s Alice in Wonderland to more than $1 billion at the box office, while live-action dramas Maleficent and […]

by March 3, 2016 3 comments Arts