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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…

Funko POP! Announces New Game Of Thrones Figures

The Funko Pop! brand have unveiled new Game Of Thrones figures just ahead of the season 7 premiere. The figures are adorable and contain characters from crucial moments from the show’s history. Initially, there will only be three figures available,…

There’s A Chicken Big Mac At McDonald’s Now, And I Want It

One of the most historic fast food items ever made is getting a slight makeover as of today. McDonald’s anchor sandwich, the Big Mac, is now available in a chicken variant. That’s right folks, the most famous burger of all…

A “Women’s Only” Screening Of Wonder Woman Has Men Losing Their Minds

A movie theater in Austin, Texas has caused a stir by doing something extraordinarily different. They had the audacity, the unmitigated gall, to host a Women’s ONLY screening of Wonder Woman. I mean, how dare they show a film that features…

‘Wet Hot American Summer’ RPG Hits Kickstarter

Fans of the cult classic ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ have another reason to celebrate. After a brief revival on Netflix, it appears the film will now see new life as a tabletop RPG. Game publishers The Devastator will be working…

The US Senate Just Voted To Kill Your Internet Privacy

The Senate just voted to overturn the regulations on internet privacy. The governance was put in place by the FCC under the Obama administration. The regulations were to disallow internet service providers (ISP) from selling private information based on an…