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Mascots During Moments of Silence Is Twitter’s Favorite New Trend

A moment of silence is an important shared cultural ritual. It’s certainly no time to stand there with some big goofy grin on your face, looking like an idiot. Unless, of course, you’re a sports mascot. Then you have very little choice. You could always take off your head, but that’s 1. Probably a breach of contract; 2. Going to freak out little kids; 3. Possibly going to look even…

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A toddler replaces the monster in this perfectly recut ‘Godzilla’ trailer

At thirty-four-and-a-half inches, they tower over chocolate tables and the family feline, replenishing parents and babysitters with frightful. No other force of boy or mood can join the repugnance or extinction caused by 😛 TAGEND A toddler Screengrab via Six Seven Eight/ YouTube One parent managed to perfectly captivate that find when they used the audio from 2014′ s Godzilla trailer to make their own equally panicking YouTube video. As…

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James Comey may have dropped the subtweet of the century on Donald Trump

This morning, President Donald Trump kicked off his day by calling former FBI Director James Comey—among other U.S. officials—a “political hack.” The dig came after Trump was asked about meeting recently with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Trump said that during the meeting, he again asked Putin about Russian hacking, and that he found Putin’s denial of meddling in the 2016 election to be more convincing than that of Comey’s assertion…

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North Korea’s internet is as weird as you think it is

THE AZALEA SMART PHONE AND THE RYONGHUNG IPAD The most common online experience for North Koreans isn’t on a laptop or desktop. It’s on a smart phone. A decade ago, only a small cadre of select regime and military officials had access to smart phones. Now, according to the main provider’s most recent financial reports, there are an estimated 2.5-3 million mobile phones in North Korea, a country of 25…

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The ten worst Apple fails, screw-ups, and mishaps

Image: Getty Images Despite what you’ve maybe read, Apple — true-life legend — ain’t excellent. Far from it. Even its fanciest and most expensive telephone of all time, the iPhone X, is already getting a nice share of flak from its first purchasers( especially those in, uh, inclement condition ). SEE ALSO: Apple.com has been taken over by the iPhone X So proceeds the quirks Apple supporters have had to…

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The Reason Harvey Weinstein Is Just The Beginning

We’ve had little time to breathe since the revelation of Harvey Weinstein’s platinum dirtbag behavior. In just a few weeks, hundreds more have found the courage to speak out against various entertainment industry names like David Blaine, James Toback, Twiggy Ramirez, Terry Richardson, and the overall predatory beast that is Hollywood. Not to mention Screen Junkies creator Andy Signore, whose accusations came right at the same time as Weinstein’s. It…

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Google’s Pixel 2 takes better portrait photos with one camera than iPhone X and Note 8 do with two

Image: Raymond Wong/ Mashable You no longer need to buy a big and costly DSLR with a insanely enormous lens to get “professional-quality” photos with shallow profundity of field. If you have an iPhone( 7 Plus, 8 Plus, or X ), Google Pixel 2 or 2 XL, or Samsung Galaxy Note 8, you can already get great pro-level kills with minimum exertion thanks to their “portrait modes”( “Live focus” on…

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The #JetsDanceToAnything hashtag will make you fall in love with football

As the New York Jets were beating the Buffalo Bills on Thursday night, the Jets got a little dance-happy during a late-game timeout. In front of their hometown fans, the Jets didn’t huddle up to discuss game strategy or to take a few extra sips of water while they waited for the game to resume. Instead, they did this. When the whole squad’s lit… A post shared by New York…

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