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Tales Of A Fortnite Mom

If you have a preteen to teenage boy, you most likely know the game Fortnite. Fortnite has snuck into our homes and sucked our children onto a bus that flies them over an island to kill each other. I tease…

Alphonso Ribeiro Is Suing Epic Games For Using The ‘Carlton Dance’ In Fortnite

Yes, you totally read that headline right. The actor who played ‘Carlton’ on the hit TV show ‘The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air’ is suing Epic Games for using the ‘Carlton Dance’ in Fortnite. This latest lawsuit comes on the heels…

Legendary Marvel Comics Creator Stan Lee Passes Away At 95

The comic book industry has lost a legend.  Famed Marvel Comics creator Stan Lee passed away today at the age of 95. Lee was the visionary behind some of Marvel’s most important projects, and easily one of the company’s most…

Snapchat Will Display Polling Locations On Election Day

In a continued effort to reach young voters during the Election, Snapchat is making it easier to find polling locations. On Election Day, Snapchat will add polling locations to its ‘Snap Map’. The feature will be used to encourage voters…

‘Game Of Thrones’ Most Popular Locations To Become Tourist Attractions In 2019

After the conclusion of Game Of Thrones, fans will have the opportunity to visit some of the shows most iconic locations. After 10 years of filming in Northern Ireland, HBO is converting several filming sites into full-blown tourist attractions. This…

The Brady Bunch House Is On The Market

The home that served as the exterior for the 70s TV sitcom “The Brady Bunch” is on the market. This 2,477 square-foot 2 bedroom 3 bath home in the Studio City neighborhood has had the same owners for 45 years.…

Watch An Artist Recreate ‘This Is America’ On A Classic Mac

Make no mistake about it, Childish Gambino’s video for ‘This Is America’ is one of the hottest things on the internet right now. The song paints the picture of a disproportionately unjust America. The video ups the ante with an…

Verizon Adds A Third Unlimited Plan To Their Lineup

Verizon announced a new unlimited plan to their lineup, that’s set to launch on June 18th. The plan will be called ‘Above Unlimited’ and will bring with it higher throttle caps, and improved streaming quality. ‘Above Unlimited’ features a soft…

Judge Rules AT&T Can Proceed With Time Warner Purchase

Earlier today, a federal judge approved AT&T’s bid to purchase media company Time Warner. The deal was finally approved after months of scrutiny and opposition from the government themselves. The deal is worth $85.4 billion dollars, and is a massive…

Yahoo Messenger Is Shutting Down On July 17th

One of the last OG messaging services will be riding off into the sunset next month. Yahoo announced today that it will be shuttering Yahoo Messenger as of July 17th, 2018. The service initially debuted all the way back in…