ThanksKilling Is Almost So Bad It's Good ... But Not Quite

So you’re casting about for something fun to watch on Thanksgiving. You’ve already seen the grande dame of B-movie turkeys about turkeys: Blood Freak. Your search turns up a 2009 ultra low-budget bit o’ giblet entitled ThanksKilling. Is it worth it? Well ... »Just now11/24/15 8:19pm


Hey Look, Another Black Friday Deal on a Brother Laser Printer

If you missed out on the last Brother laser printer Black Friday deal, here’s another chance. The Brother DCPL2540DW is down to $85 on Amazon today, an all-time low. I own a very similar model, and if you’re sick of fighting with ink-guzzling, unreliable inkjets, this will feel like a gift sent from the heavens. »5 minutes ago11/24/15 8:15pm

Russia Loses Attack Jet And Helicopter In Syria In One Day: Here's What We Know


Hours after a Russian Su-24 fighter jet was shot down by a Turkish F-16 over Syria after Turkey claimed the jet invaded its airspace, killing two pilots, tensions remain high between both nations as the U.S. and France urged caution and de-escalation. In addition, a Russian soldier was apparently killed today by Free… »56 minutes ago11/24/15 7:23pm

The Best Black Friday Deals Available Right Now

You’ve reached our hub for all the best Black Friday deals! As you’ve probably already figured out, “Black Friday” is a bit of a misnomer; many of the best deals are available up to a week in advance. Luckily for you, we’ll be adding them all here as they go live, so you can focus on stuffing your face and trying not… »Today 6:25pm11/24/15 6:25pm

Our Planet's Magnetic Poles Aren't Reversing Any Time Soon

Over the past couple of hundred years, the strength of the Earth’s geomagnetic field has been waning, leading scientists to wonder if our planet’s polarity is on the verge of flipping. A new study suggests this won’t happen in the near future—and that the intensity of today’s field is uncharacteristically strong.
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12 Things We Loved About Jessica Jones (And 4 We Didn't)


This weekend, the world met the whiskey-drinking, super-powered Hell’s Kitchen detective known as Jessica Jones. She’s the star of the second Netflix Marvel superhero show, leading into the team-up series The Defenders, and many people spent their weekends on the couch, devouring all 13 episodes.
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Infertile Worms May Be Immune to Brain Deterioration

Worms infected by bacteria often start showing signs of serious nerve damage in the brain. If a worm happens to be infertile, it can weather an infection without damage to its neurons. Scientists hope that figuring out why infertility and resistance to nerve damage are linked might help us someday fight human diseases… »Today 4:05pm11/24/15 4:05pm

10 movies that used the same exact set as other movies

Hollywood recycles plots and story lines all the time. The same actors and actresses and directors are put in movies over and over. And the same sets are used to film completely different movies. It’s an incestuous industry. Sometimes when you’re watching a movie and you can’t quite put your finger down on why a scene… »Today 3:39pm11/24/15 3:39pm

The Cheapest GoPro Gets Its Best Deal Ever For Black Friday

Since its debut late last year, the ultra-cheap GoPro Hero has been remarkably deal-averse. That changes today with a $20 gift card offer from Target. It doesn’t have the impressive specs or jaw-dropping image quality of its more-expensive brethren, but it’s cheap, waterproof, and compatible with GoPro’s gigantic… »Today 3:15pm11/24/15 3:15pm