All Videos Automatically Run

Is anyone else having all youtube videos run automatically when a page loads? I thought it was just my computer, but I've tested it now on three devices. » 8/19/14 8:11pm Yesterday 8:11pm

5 Things the Star Wars Prequels Did Right

As the new Star Wars sequel trilogy's premiere draws closer and closer, it's natural to take a look at the previous films and see what lessons can be learned. There have been plenty of articles about why the original trilogy was great and what J.J. Abrams and Lucasfilm should utilize from it. There have also been… » 8/19/14 5:24pm Yesterday 5:24pm

Some parents hate anything in a needle

Apparently the anti-vaccine movement is extending their distrust to more than just vaccines. Interesting write up over at Scientific American on how a growing number of parents who deny vaccines are also refusing vitamin K shots. (Note: Unfortunately, the paper does not seem to be published yet as I can't find it on… » 8/19/14 4:23pm Yesterday 4:23pm

The Selfie pilot is better than I expected

ABC has posted the first episode of the Karen Gillan/John Cho sitcom Selfie online. Given the premise ("A young woman self-obsessed with her online persona asks a marketing guru for a real-life makeover in this re-telling of the classic My Fair Lady.") I was prepared to hate it but I didn't. » 8/19/14 3:39pm Yesterday 3:39pm

A Groot to call my own.

It's been just over a week now since I saw Guardians of The Galaxy and like many people since the dust settled on my experience one thing has remained clear…a permanent ear-worm of I Want You Back. Ok aside from that, or more accurately related to that…I want a Groot. A plastic, fabric or wooden (well, maybe not… » 8/19/14 3:12pm Yesterday 3:12pm

Two Ways of Looking at Snowpiercer

If you watched Snowpiercer and were left with questions, you might have turned to any number of reviews available that often had the same complaint: The movie is a fantastic spectacle, but there are lots of narrative issues that keep the film from making literal sense. » 8/19/14 2:37pm Yesterday 2:37pm