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Yes, Carrie Fisher would have wanted us to know about the drugs

Carrie Fisher and her constant companion, the French bulldog Gary, at a signing for her final book last November.Image: MediaPunch/REX/Shutterstock By Chris Taylor2017-06-20 01:11:24 UTC There’s a wonderful sight gag in Postcards from the Edge, the movie based on the novel based on Carrie Fisher’s life. The Fisher character, just released from drug rehab, is in the kitchen having an argument with her mother. Personifying her cleaner-than-thou attitude, the mother

Watch the open-world antics of a zombie-filled 'Days Gone'

[embedded content] During Sony’s E3 conference in LA today, Days Gone made a very gritty appearance that may or may not have included a zombie bear. We’ve already seen gameplay clips and trailers focused on the protagonist — a bereaving lover and otherwise seemingly stone-cold-mercenary by the name of Deacon St. John — and the many, many hordes of zombies you’ll be facing in the game. But today we got

Find out what Sony's got for E3, live, right here

By Tina Amini2017-06-13 00:59:35 UTC [embedded content] We’ve already heard from EA, Ubisoft, Xbox, and Bethesda. Now it’s time for Sony’s big E3 show. We’re expecting some trailers or news on Spider-Man, Days Gone, God of War, and some new announcements. And probably some worthwhile indies, if previous E3 conferences are any indication. Go to Source Author:Tina Amini Powered by WPeMatico

ESPN's big bloodbath appears not quite over yet

Changing times for a sports giant.Image: Greig Cowie/REX/Shutterstock By Sam Laird2017-05-02 01:26:54 UTC Almost a week after the main bloodbath, we’re still learning about ESPN personalities laid off by the sports broadcasting titan as it restructures.  And by the sound of things, still more names could be yet to come. Last Wednesday, ESPN announced the elimination of about about 100 public-facing talent positions — that is, people whose words you

Sean Spicer doesn't watch Melissa McCarthy's perfect 'SNL' skits because he's sleeping ¯_(ツ)_/¯

By Erin Strecker2017-04-18 00:25:17 UTC Being spoofed on Saturday Night Live is a time-honored tradition and most politicians — of both parties — realize, at minimum, the PR advantages of appearing to be in on the joke. Not so for White House press secretary Sean Spicer.  At the Easter Egg Roll Monday, Spicer was questioned by CNN about the latest Melissa McCarthy sketch spoofing him this past weekend (see also:

North Carolina fan really sinks her teeth into supporting the Tar Heels

Did her dentist sign off on this?Image: David J. Phillip/AP/REX/Shutterstock By Sam Laird2017-04-04 03:06:22 UTC Maybe painting your teeth is the new painting your face?  You might have seen the photo above pinging around Twitter during Monday night’s national championship game between Gonzaga and North Carolina.  Here’s what we can tell you: The North Carolina fan in question is named Michelle Mottinger, and the photo was taken by David J.

'Walking Dead' goes beyond Thunderdome in episode 10

We are never ever getting back together.Image: AMC By Laura Prudom2017-02-20 03:32:52 UTC This review contains spoilers for The Walking Dead Season 7, episode 10, titled “New Best Friends.” To refresh your memory of where we left off, check out our recap of episode 9. At last: Daryl and Carol are reunited, and it feels so good. Even if “New Best Friends” had been a terrible episode (which it wasn’t

'Homeland' recap: Quinn has a no good, very bad day

He won’t win Babysitter of the Year anytime soon.Image: JoJo Whilden/SHOWTIME By Andrea Reiher2017-02-20 05:10:55 UTC This recap contains spoilers for Homeland Season 6, episode 5, “Casus Belli.” Refresh your memory with our recap of episode 604. After a slow start, the Homeland we know and love is back with Season 6’s fifth episode, “Casus Belli,” which means “an act or situation provoking or justifying war.” The act in question

What's different about Snapchat's next new original series

Image: snap inc/mashable composite By Saba Hamedy2017-02-10 11:00:00 UTC A&E has became the latest network to partner up with Snap Inc. to produce original content for Snapchat. Second Chance is the first unscripted show produced by a network for Snapchat that is not based on an existing television brand or franchise. It’s set to premiere on the platform in April.  The show “brings emotional exes face to face to explore

Ricky Gervais still manages to be hilarious while failing the hot wing challenge

By April Hautea2017-02-10 10:34:51 UTC [embedded content] If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the interview chair, Ricky Gervais. In the above episode of YouTube series Hot Ones, Gervais manages to talk about his new movie, explain his brilliant bathtub selfies, and demonstrate his random knowledge of the animal kingdom — all while suffering through some pretty intense heat. Even while in pain, Gervais makes comedy look easy.