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These Were The Three Most Important Super Bowl Commercials

Super Bowl Sunday is not only the biggest day in the entire football season, but it’s also the holy grail for advertisements. Big movie studios, auto manufacturers, food makers, pretty much every company there is sets their sights on securing…

Burger King Champions Net Neutrality In New Ad

I never in a million years thought I’d see a burger joint explain net neutrality better than congress. Yet that’s exactly what happened in a new ad from Burger King. The fast food chain debuted a new ad that perfectly…

Meet Nike’s Playstation Inspired ‘PG2’ Sneaker

Always one to be on the cutting edge of design and technology in sneakers, Nike has revealed another awesome addition to their collection. In collaboration with the Oklahoma City Thunder’s Paul George, the Nike PG2 combines new Nike design, with…

Rian Johnson Schools ‘Last Jedi’ Detractors With A Jedi Mind Trick

**Warning! Spoilers from Star Wars: The Last Jedi appear below! Turn away if you don’t want the movie spoiled.**   Fans of the Star Wars franchise have not had kind words for the director of Episode 8, Rian Johnson. People…

A Shake Shack In NYC Is Ushering In The Future Of Fast Food

This, ladies and gentleman, is the future. A future where you can stop into your favorite fast food joint and not have to endure human interaction. A place where you simply walk in, type or touch your order, and wait…

Facebook Looking To Invest In Original Content In 2018

The way you consume your favorite shows and movies will change dramatically in 2018. With AT&T pushing heavy with their DirecTV Now streaming service, and Netflix and Hulu battling it out, it appears the future of our TV will be…

I Went To Westworld At SDCC

Every year at San Diego Comic Con, there are off-site events and “experiences” based around the biggest franchises of the moment. There’s everything from Walking Dead, to Mr. Robot and everything in between. This years San Diego Comic Con played…

Disney Is Making A Star Wars Themed Hotel

Disney’s D23 Expo unearthed a ton of goodies from several of their biggest franchises this past weekend. In what was potentially the biggest announcement from the Expo, was the unveiling of a Star Wars themed hotel, set to open in…

Boost Your Immunity with Beer… Yes, please!

Scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have filed for patents for a brewing technique that incorporates probiotics into a sour beer that may boost immunity and improve gut health. “The health benefits of probiotics are well known,” Chan…

TV’s Batman Adam West Dies at 88

Adam West was best known for his role as Batman on the popular 1960s television series. West passed away Friday night in Los Angeles surrounded by his family and loved ones after a short battle with leukemia, a family spokeperson…