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Take an extra 15% off these affordable alternatives to AirPods

Apple’s AirPods have earned a spot on many a holiday gift guide this year, which isn’t a surprise considering their covetable minimalist design and crisp, clear audio quality. But at $159 a pop, buying a pair for everyone on your … Continue reading

Love animated holiday movies? Learn to create your own for $25.

Fun fact: It took 24 frames to create a single second of filmed animation for the 1964 TV special Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. Great bouncing icebergs, indeed.  A far cry from the stop-motion projects of yesteryear, modern animated works are … Continue reading

Hillary Clinton wrote a lovely letter to an 8-year-old girl who lost her class election

Hillary Clinton knows a thing or two about tough election losses. That’s apparently what compelled the former 2016 candidate for president to write a letter to 8-year-old Martha Kennedy Morales. The school-aged girl recently faced off against a boy from … Continue reading

Elon Musk is ready and tweeting ahead of his tunnel opening party

The Boring Company pushed back the opening of its Hawthorne underground tunnel in Los Angeles, but recent signs point to the Tuesday event happening. On Saturday, the tunnel-digging company CEO Elon Musk pumped up fans with a tweet featuring a … Continue reading

Stephen Miller may have sprayed his hair on (?) and Twitter is having fun

White House Senior Policy Advisor Stephen Miller appeared on CBS news show Face the Nation Sunday afternoon sporting a… new hairdo.  It’s certainly new hair, anyway. Well, paint. It looks like paint. And Twitter is having an absolute field day … Continue reading

Twitter thread explores questionable ways men, uh, decorate their bathrooms

Here’s your chance to go deep in the bowels of a man’s soul — his bathroom. A Twitter thread posted Friday asked women what’s the weirdest thing they’ve seen in a dude’s bathroom. It starts off with a plunger-hairbrush hybrid … Continue reading

‘Kingdom Hearts III’ may have leaked, but its biggest spoilers are still safe

Square Enix’s hotly anticipated Kingdom Hearts III isn’t supposed to be on the market until Jan. 25, 2019, but some copies have already made it to market, leading fans to brace themselves for a deluge of early spoilers.  SEE ALSO: … Continue reading

Believe the hype: Weighted blankets have an online cult following for a reason

Essentials Week spotlights unexpected items that make our daily lives just a little bit better.  From Twitter to Reddit to Instagram, tons of internet folks are raving about a glorified tarp.  Weighted blankets, also known as gravity or anxiety blankets, … Continue reading

People are dragging Offset on Twitter for his manipulative Cardi B stunt

In a stunning if ultimately unsurprising display of ashiness, Cardi B’s recently estranged husband Offset showed up onstage at the Rolling Loud festival to beg Cardi to take him back after he cheated on her. Offset’s “apology” included flowers and … Continue reading

HQ Trivia boss Colin Kroll is dead at 35 after an apparent drug overdose

Colin Kroll, the 35-year-old CEO and co-founder of mobile game sensation HQ Trivia, was found dead after an apparent drug overdose on Saturday night. An NYPD official confirmed to The Daily Beast that authorities found Kroll in his bed, unconscious … Continue reading