Shakeups at the Department of Homeland Security Top This Week’s Internet News

Shakeups at the Department of Homeland Security Top This Week's Internet News

Last week was the kind of week where we saw a black hole for the first time, former Stormy Daniels lawyer Michael Avenatti got hit with 36 charges of tax dodging, perjury, and theft, the National Enquirer maybe went up for sale, and Benjamin Netanyahu won a fifth term as Israel’s prime minister. If you’re wondering what else people have been talking about over the past seven days, these tidbits are a good place to start. Is Homeland Security Being

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Love, Death & Robots Could Have Been So Much Better

Love, Death & Robots Could Have Been So Much Better

The new Netflix series Love, Death & Robots has a brilliant premise—take science fiction stories and adapt them into an anthology of animated shorts. Science fiction author Tom Gerencer loved seeing so much variety in such quick succession. “I just couldn’t stop wanting to watch the next one, and I couldn’t stop being amazed that the next one seemed even better than the one before, and that there were so many of them,” Gerencer says in Episode 356 of the

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Watch the adorable pre-Mad Men Kiernan Shipka throw a fake tantrum at Jimmy Kimmel’s uncle

Watch the adorable pre-Mad Men Kiernan Shipka throw a fake tantrum at Jimmy Kimmel's uncle

If you thought that Kiernan Shipka’s first big break was on Mad Men, you thought wrong, my friend.  She actually started off her TV career on Jimmy Kimmel Live, acting in comedy segments. Kimmel played some vintage footage of Shipka throwing a pretend tantrum of epic proportions in front of Kimmel’s uncle Frank.  In the clip, Kimmel tries to fool Frank — who’s playing an ice cream man — by sending the same children over and over again to the

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Man subscribes to BBC push notifications, immediately feels he’s being badgered by a curious child

So many questions.

So many questions.Image: Shutterstock / StepanPopov By Rachel Thompson2019-04-08 09:32:25 UTC Turning on push notifications can be a very useful and informative thing to do. It can also be a very annoying addition to your existence, rather akin to being prodded by someone whose sole purpose is to inform you of horrifying news from around the world.  But, TV comedy writer James Colley discovered that some push notifications — namely those sent by BBC Science Focus Magazine — are a

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Gender reveals are awful. (Trans)gender reveals are a different story.

Not all gender reveal parties are bad — in fact, there’s one type of gender reveal that might *actually* be considered good.   I know it’s hard to believe, especially when you consider the path of destruction our gender reveal hysteria has left behind. In 2017, a that involved explosives sparked a 47,000 acre wildfire and left $8 million worth of damage behind. Gender reveal parties have caused broken ankles and . No one is safe — not the people

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Prince Harry Hates Fortnite, How Hackers Use Facebook, And More News

Prince Harry Hates Fortnite, How Hackers Use Facebook, And More News

Tech news you can use, in two minutes or less: Prince Harry is decidedly not here for Fortnite Like any soon-to-be-parent, Prince Harry is developing thoughts on parenting. And he’s got some extreme ones when it comes to Fortnite. The prince said that the iconic video game is “more addictive than drugs or alcohol” and that not only should parents ban their kids from playing it, but it should be banned from the entire UK. Luckily we’ve already seen how

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Chris Hemsworth’s birthday video message to Robert Downey Jr. is simple perfection

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It’s always nice to get a few messages from friends on your birthday, isn’t it? Well, if you happen to be Robert Downey Jr., you get more than just a few. Not to mention the fact that some are video messages from the likes of Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson, casually wishing you the best from what looks like the Men in Black: International set. Here’s the video, in all its glory: “Happy birthday Robert, happy 50th,” says Downey’s Avengers

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John Cleese reacts to Mark Hamill GIF, gets a reply from the Jedi himself

Finally, the worlds of

Finally, the worlds of ‘Star Wars’ and ‘Fawlty Towers’ collide.Image: Michael Kovac/Getty Images for HISTORY/Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images/mashable composite By Sam Haysom2019-03-27 10:45:45 UTC Anyone who follows Mark Hamill on Twitter (and if you don’t, you really should), will know that he’s a big John Cleese fan. Everyone’s favourite Jedi isn’t shy about it. Exhibit A: A response he wrote to someone back in 2018, describing the Fawlty Towers star as “a comic idol”. Cleese is a comic idol

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In praise of the weeklong Instagram break

In praise of the weeklong Instagram break

Image: BOb Al-Greene / Mashable By Chloe Bryan2019-03-24 17:05:16 UTC Perhaps your phone has delivered your weekly Screen Time report and you know, in your heart, that it’s time to take a break from social media. This is good. A little break is nice every now and then. But you don’t need to embark on a full 30-day screen-free detox every time you overdo it on Twitter. Instead, consider a weeklong break. Yes, just seven days. Will it irrevocably change

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How Do You Pronounce Buttigieg? The Internet Counts the Ways

How Do You Pronounce Buttigieg? The Internet Counts the Ways

The trick to pronouncing presidential candidate and South Bend, Indiana mayor Pete Buttigieg’s last name is to keep your lips almost totally puckered through all three syllables. At least, that’s the only way I’m able to do it. If I can get my lips halfway between a pout and a whistle, and say it in one quick exhale, I can get it. Bood-eh-jedge, bood-eh-jedge, bood-eh-jedge. I learned this a few days ago from watching video after YouTube video of Buttigieg

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