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Eddie Izzard ‘Force Majeure’ Interview: ‘The Melting Pot can save the World’

Eddie Izzard ‘Force Majeure’ Interview: ‘The Melting Pot can save the World’

By | April 22, 2014 at 5:38 pm | No comments

On the surface, Eddie Izzard and Arnold Schwarzenegger don’t seem to have much in common. Izzard is hilarious; Schwarzenegger isn’t funny (on purpose, at least). Izzard is a slight dude – barely 5’8” – who cross-dresses and wears lipstick while Schwarzenegger stands...

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Preview: Austin’s Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival returns with Kids in the Hall, Marc Maron, Mike Birbiglia, more!

Preview: Austin’s Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival returns with Kids in the Hall, Marc Maron, Mike Birbiglia, more!

By | April 21, 2014 at 10:35 pm | 2 comments

The moon towers of Austin are the last of their kind in the world. Purchased secondhand from the city of Detroit in 1894, the towers were designed for no more threatening a purpose than to illuminate the city-- an early example of nighttime municipal electricity. But when they...

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John Oliver on Miss America Nina Davuluri, tells Matt Lauer high school students need to ‘stop asking out supermodels’ (Video)

John Oliver on Miss America Nina Davuluri, tells Matt Lauer high school students need to ‘stop asking out supermodels’ (Video)

By | April 21, 2014 at 2:47 pm | No comments

John Oliver announced his decision to leave The Daily Show with Jon Stewart five months ago, and ever since fans of the British comedian have been wondering if the move to his own HBO series Last Week Tonight would be a smart one. Well, this Sunday at 11 pm ET, Last Week Tonight...

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DreamWorks Rihanna movie ‘Home’ with Jennifer Lopez, Jim Parsons, Steve Martin is historical! Will Rihanna become comedy star?

DreamWorks Rihanna movie ‘Home’ with Jennifer Lopez, Jim Parsons, Steve Martin is historical! Will Rihanna become comedy star?

By | April 21, 2014 at 1:20 pm | 2 comments

Rihanna is best known as a chart-topping pop star with hit songs like “Diamonds,” “Pour it Up” and “Umbrella” or a party gal who loves wearing mesh bodysuits with marijuana leaves to celebrate 420 or the ex girlfriend of professional scumbag Chris Brown or expert...

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Mobile gaming rising dramatically (Infographic)

Mobile gaming rising dramatically (Infographic)

By | January 30, 2014 at 10:52 am | No comments

Over the last decade the mobile gaming world has come into its own. In particular the casino gaming market is one that has expanded at a remarkable rate! Whether you play candy crush or online roulette, mobile technology has come a long way from the days of playing snake on an...

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Comedians can get paid for their videos through LittleCast Comedy Contest

Comedians can get paid for their videos through LittleCast Comedy Contest

By | January 9, 2014 at 3:07 pm | No comments

Will your fans pay to download your videos? A new startup called LittleCast seems to think that the answer is “yes.” For those of you who don’t remember: Louis C.K. gave that exact question a test drive back in 2011. The result? $1 Million in earnings – at just $5 a...

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Sponsored video: Play while you’re still young in a Mercedes-Benz

Sponsored video: Play while you’re still young in a Mercedes-Benz

By | December 12, 2013 at 2:58 pm | No comments

There's that theory that says if you're cold, you should think about being warm and it will trick you body into warming itself up. As big snowstorms begin to hit the northeast, Mercedes-Benz tries to bring you back to a warmer time when you could just grab your buddies and surf...

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Sponsored video: Holiday Inn uses your reviews to make an awkwardly funny musical review

Sponsored video: Holiday Inn uses your reviews to make an awkwardly funny musical review

By | October 23, 2013 at 2:20 pm | No comments

Coming up with a catchy commercial jingle can be very difficult. That's why Holiday Inn is making a mini-musical out of customer reviews about their great line of hotels. Be advised that although your stay at Holiday Inn will come with a clean room and great service, it will not...

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Sponsored video: Nokia’s new phone takes stellar pics in dimly lit spots

Sponsored video: Nokia’s new phone takes stellar pics in dimly lit spots

By | June 27, 2013 at 2:13 pm | No comments

Whether you'd like to admit it or not, your phone is no longer just your phone. You no doubt use your phone to play games, find a place to eat, get directions, download and listen to music, text your buddies and, perhaps most of all, take photos-- way more than you use the thing...

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