Wednesday, 24 April 2019

From Arcade To Blockbuster: How 'Mortal Kombat' Set The Bar for 30 Years Of Fighting Games


From Arcade To Blockbuster: How 'Mortal Kombat' Set The Bar for 30 Years Of Fighting Games
No one saw "Mortal Kombat" kicking ass for this long. Not even its creator, Ed Boon.

April 24, 2019 at 05:38AM
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Tuesday, 23 April 2019

HOW TO GET UP EARLIER SO YOU CAN ACTUALLY DO SHIT IN THE MORNING


HOW TO GET UP EARLIER SO YOU CAN ACTUALLY DO SHIT IN THE MORNING
The short version here is that I really need to stop watching dumb YouTube videos until 2 am.

April 24, 2019 at 07:44AM
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This weekend, I read Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report twice, and realized that enough was enough—I needed to do something.


This weekend, I read Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report twice, and realized that enough was enough—I needed to do something.
This weekend, I read Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report twice, and realized that enough was enough — I needed to do something.

April 24, 2019 at 03:30AM
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Life in Pripyat Before, and the Morning After, the Chernobyl Disaster


Life in Pripyat Before, and the Morning After, the Chernobyl Disaster
A glimpse into the morning after the disaster — illustrated with photos of life in Pripyat before the accident — as civic leaders and others begin to realize the gravity of the situation.

April 23, 2019 at 08:27PM
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You'll Love This Thanos-Led 'Saturday Night Live' Script, Even If You Don't Like Either Half Of The Mashup


You'll Love This Thanos-Led 'Saturday Night Live' Script, Even If You Don't Like Either Half Of The Mashup
For better or worse — okay, probably worse — you're not up-to-speed on US pop culture unless you keep up with "SNL" and the MCU. This spec script dances on the line between loving homage and cutting parody for both.

April 23, 2019 at 09:33PM
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Elizabeth Warren Has A Plan


Elizabeth Warren Has A Plan
Warren is running as a candidate who says she can see the country clearly. Can voters see her?

April 21, 2019 at 08:56PM
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The Inside Story of John F. Kennedy Jr.'s George Magazine


The Inside Story of John F. Kennedy Jr.'s George Magazine
In the '90s, John F. Kennedy Jr. founded and edited a revolutionary magazine called George, which covered politics like it was pop culture. Was it folly — or a glimpse of the Trumpian future?

April 23, 2019 at 09:33PM
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My Search For A Boyhood Friend Led To A Dark Discovery


My Search For A Boyhood Friend Led To A Dark Discovery
A surfeit of ugly knowledge is a feature of our age. But when information is everywhere, some things are better left buried.

April 23, 2019 at 04:35AM
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These Rare Color Pictures Show How People Dressed For Easter In The '50s


These Rare Color Pictures Show How People Dressed For Easter In The '50s
"Being able to witness the '30s, '40s, and '50s in color blows me away every time... It's just a magical feeling."

April 22, 2019 at 08:00AM
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'Game Of Thrones' Fan Favorite Daniel Portman Has Big Pod Energy


'Game Of Thrones' Fan Favorite Daniel Portman Has Big Pod Energy
The most loyal squire in Westeros talks about Season Eight, his touching song in Episode Two, and why his sexually gifted character became so beloved by fans.

April 23, 2019 at 05:27AM
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