Tuesday, July 16, 2019
The weird and wonderful descended in a range of colours at Westpac Stadium on Saturday for the annual Armageddon convention. The three-day event celebrates all things sci-fi, with punters often turning up dressed as their favourite extra-celestial being or pop culture character. This year's draw card was Hollywood celebrity Nicholas Hoult, who stars in the…
"Each time we interact online we have the opportunity either to add to currents of cynicism and abuse or to choose instead to share light and grace," Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby told Nicola Mendelsohn, Facebook VP for Europe, the Middle East and Africa in a Facebook live posted on the official Church of England…
EdiNugraha / PixabayWhen you visit a new city, you want to explore its art, culture, architecture, food, and history. And museums are among the most important cultural institutions in any city. Here we take a look at the top 10 most visited museums in the world. London has as many as four museums making it…
Stan Lee's former manager has pleaded not guilty to charges of elder abuse against the Marvel Comics legend.  Keya Morgan is accused of stealing more than $100,000 in goods and property from the superhero creator, whose estate was worth an estimated $50m (£39m).  The New York-based memorabilia collector also faces five counts of elder abuse, including false imprisonment, fraud…
Well if there’s one thing that can distract me from Game of Thrones and #BeyoncéHomecoming (less than 12 hours to go now!), it’s a major scandal. Many of you won’t know who these people are – but, please, stay with me. Because even though you don’t know the players, you’ll still find the situation fascinating. …
By Jeff Beer3 minute ReadLyft was always a bit . . . different. While Uber smashed and grabbed its way around the world to become not only synonymous with ride-hailing but also the verb to describe it, it did so with a cool, sleek brand design. Black and white. It courted celebrities, but ones which…
Before “stanning” your favorite celebrity became typical slang among social media and meme culture, Eminem introduced the world to the term in his 2000 hit, “Stan.” Now, the word has officially been added to Merriam-Webster as both a noun and a verb. The dictionary announced the news on Twitter on Tuesday (April 23). According to…
In the past few years, we’ve seen instances of hitters improving their production and changing their fortunes by learning new swing mechanics that were once deemed unconventional but that are now fueling change. If you have followed this trend, you may have heard of Doug Latta, a hitting instructor who works out of his facility,…
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A little known fact about bowling: The sport that we’ve all played at some point during our lives, either at a classmate’s birthday party or on a first date, was originally an activity exclusive to bar patrons. Before Prohibition began in the 1930s, bowling alleys were typically located in saloon basements, and were therefore most…