Inside the stealthy club for entrepreneurs who want to change the world

April 26, 2017

… Sorkin (L) and Dr. Mehmet Oz bowling before the Kairos Global Summit’s welcome dinner at the Rockefeller Estate. Image: Brad Barket/Getty Images for Kairos Society Over three days in late April, the summit brings together promising young entrepreneurs, government leaders, investors and some of the most powerful executives in the country. Random encounters between the rich and powerful are just part of the scene. Unlikely a mix though it is Hayden was apparently a bit tense after meeting …

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Here are the 53 best photos from the March for Science

April 24, 2017

… Trump administration.While activists and critics both agree that science shouldn’t be a party issue, the crowdactivists, teachers, and yes, plenty of scientistsclearly took issue with the Trump administration’s policies and general attitude toward the environment and issues like climate change. Here was the scene in Washington on Saturday and the reasoningfrom some of the people who took part in trying to make their world a better place. Gilberto Giafalasof New Jersey …

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People turn out in droves to support science from New Zealand to North Pole

April 23, 2017

… April 22, 2017 England: scene from the London “March for Science” event. Image: Natasha Quarmby/REX/Shutterstock Uganda: March for Science North PoleEdition https://t.co/9A3UGtNpLz pic.twitter.com/PtQLYtMK5G Bernice Notenboom (@BerniceNot) April 21, 2017 It remains to be seen how this global show of support for science, reason, and facts can be channeled into action going forward, but the turnout on Saturday has been impressive by any measure. More From this publisher …

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Football favorite Rob Gronkowski crashes White House press briefing

April 21, 2017

… onto the scene to check if Spicer was okay in what Fox News calls a “lighthearted moment”. Rob Gronkowski is a national treasure. If a golden retriever was a person, it would be Gronk https://t.co/zWm5mqlnvO trash boat (@15pizzas) April 19, 2017 @CNN @RobGronkowski Gronk! That is all. Tommy Z1 (@TommyZ1) April 19, 2017 .@RobGronkowski is the hero we all need today (and everyday) https://t.co/knhf4R5FEL Andrew Talbot (@botbeat) April 19, 2017 @BraddJaffy …

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’13 Reasons Why’ proves that we still don’t know how to portray suicide

April 20, 2017

… suicide. SEE ALSO: Mental health org and ‘Stranger Things’ star send warnings about ’13 Reasons Why’ They see the Selena Gomez-produced series as a kind of noble crusade, and they’re right about the vital importance of shedding light on adolescent emotional trauma. But experts say they got something terribly wrong in their graphic depiction of the main character’s suicide. Convinced that only a drawn out, gory scene could deter young viewers from …

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Marvel just showed off the first ‘Black Panther’ footage, and we couldn’t be more excited

April 20, 2017

… we saw in the Black Panther sizzle is focused on Nakia (Lupita Nyong’o) and Okoye (Danai Gurira, The Walking Dead). And make no mistake: The Dora Milaje do plenty of heavy lifting in the film. From concept art hanging on an office wall to VFX shots in the sizzle reel to Nyong’o taking out a half-dozen armed soldiers in a scene shot earlier Monday, we got eyeful after eyeful of the Dora Milaje on duty. Danai Gurira and Lupita Nyong’o at a party in New York City last April …

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Withnail and I: Cult classic turns 30 – BBC News

April 16, 2017

… the film’s locations. However, anyone visiting Penrith for its tea rooms will be sorely disappointed – that scene was filmed 240 miles away in Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes Paul McGann had only just passed his driving test when shooting began, and for the motorway scenes was replaced behind the wheel by Robinson Despite his acclaimed portrayal of a desperate drunk, Richard E Grant is famously allergic to alcohol Image copyright Shutterstock Image caption “Oh, my …

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How depression and stagnation wrecked the original ‘Rocket League’ champions

April 15, 2017

… Cosmic Aftershock in June 2015 and later playing as iBUYPOWER Cosmic the team now known as G2 has been a fixture of the Rocket League competitive scene before there even was a proper competitive scene and even before the final version of the game was released. Confetti flew as Cosmic was crowned the first RLCS champion. By the time the first RLCS season began in April 2016, Kronovi was well-known as a streamer and, specifically, for his trick videos. The finalized lineup with Brandon …

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9 really weird things that are still canon in the ‘Star Wars’ universe

April 15, 2017

… during The Last Jedi. 2. This other Jabba the Hutt looking thing. During the podrace scene in Episode I, Jabba the Hutt is introduced to kick off the ceremonies. But wait a minute, who the hell is that? Is that his brother? It’s anybody’s guess because the character never shows up again in the entire series. So don’t worry about it. But, nonetheless, it is probably still alive and going to work every day or whatever during the events of The Last Jedi. 3. Jar-Jar Binks and the …

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‘Orange is the New Black’ first look reveals what happens next with Daya

April 13, 2017

… and her fellow inmates riot on all sides. “I need it to be quiet!” Daya shouts, barely audible over their yells. “God dammit!” she adds, and the visual cuts out just before we hear a gunshot blast through it. According to Netflix, Season 5 will take place in real-time over the course of three days to cover the events set in motion by Poussey’s death and the chaos in this teaser scene. Orange is the New Black returns to Netflix June 9. More From this publisher : HERE …

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Swedish Police Confident They’ve Caught Terrorist Behind Rampage

April 9, 2017

… seven decades, with border-controls imposed and parts of the capital were still under lock-down on Saturday. People flocked to the place of the carnage, turning construction fences at the scene into a wall of flowers. Crown Princess Victoria and Prime Minister Stefan Lofven were among the visitors. The man, who was caught on security cameras fleeing the scene, was arrested late Friday in a shop in Marsta, a suburb north of Stockholm. Police said he drew attention to himself after behaving in a …

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Solange Knowles had a dream involving Kanye West and Twitter brought that dream to life

April 8, 2017

Image: Getty Images for Essence That 1978 classic take on The Wizard of Oz, “The Wiz” and Kanye West don’t have all that much in common. But when Solange Knowles has a dream of bringing them together, the people wouldn’t dare deny her it. The singer put the call out on Twitter for someone to mash up a scene from a film with West’s 808s and Heartbreak track “Bad News,” and the internet came to her rescue immediately. SEE ALSO: Solange tweets serious …

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BB-8 can now watch ‘Rogue One’ along with you

April 5, 2017

… for the movie’s release on Blu-Ray and DVD. As of Tuesday, you can watch the movie with the droid; he’ll bleep and bob his head at key scenes and recognize major characters. SEE ALSO: Sphero BB-8 is the ideal ‘The Force Awakens’ viewing buddy The update is similar to the one introduced last year that lets you watch The Force Awakens alongside BB-8. Via the iOS or Android app, the droid picks up the audio of the movie and knows exactly which scene you’re in, no …

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The ‘Big Little Lies’ killer isn’t who you’d expect, and that’s why it’s perfect

April 3, 2017

… and Renata (Laura Dern). When she came face to face with him, Jane realized that Perry was the man who had raped her several years before, leaving her pregnant with Ziggy. Perry then attacked Celeste, brutally hitting and kicking her as the women attempted to fight him off. Whodunnit: Bonnie Carlson (Zoe Kravitz) the seemingly unflappable yoga instructor arrived on the scene just in time to see Perry attacking the other women, and shoved him down the stairs as he was kicking Celeste. She …

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What we learned from the new ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ trailer and what we still want to know

March 30, 2017

… Spider-Man.” But honestly, we have the same question. We already know Spidey’s due to return next year for Avengers: Infinity War so are they saving his induction for that film or could he join the Avengers by the end of Homecoming? Also, this is neither here nor there, but I would be remiss if I did not point out just how perfectly on-point their outfits are in this scene. Tony’s sporting an ironic kitten t-shirt under a (probably extremely expensive) blazer, while …

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‘Bates Motel’ slashes into ‘Psycho’ in final season

March 29, 2017

… that there would be references to “Psycho” “through the lens of ‘Bates Motel.’” The latest episode, however, didn’t just play with “Psycho” canon, but upended it, going wildly off script. So while the audience was no doubt waiting for guest star Rihanna, as Marion Crane, to meet a grisly end in a recreation of the movie’s iconic shower scene, she unexpectedly escaped, with Norman (the brilliant Freddie Highmore) eventually finding a …

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Dubai: Insider Travel Guide

March 29, 2017

… cabanas. It’s also a great place for water sports — expert South African instructors offer wakeboarding and wakesurfing lessons in the calm waters right off the beach. Kempinski One of your few chances in the Middle East to wake up with a penguin. Kempinski Mall of the Emirates Not only is this five-star hotel a shopper’s dream (it’s attached to Mall of the Emirates), it looks out onto the most bizarre scene in the desert — Ski Dubai, one of the largest manmade ski …

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‘Feud’ star Jackie Hoffman on being a character actor: ‘Aging isnt as frightening for us as it is for the pretty people’

March 27, 2017

… and youre the only friend Ive had. It gets really, really touching near the end. Like the last scene we shot together, it was just beautiful. So I think Joan shows her a side that she doesnt show anybody else. So it helps to tell the whole story. It comes through that Mamacita really cares for her, and wants to protect her. Yes, she does. I would think I would have some love for her, to put up with all of the shit that I put up with. Throughout your career, have you seen Hollywood or …

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Koh Samui Travel Guide

March 24, 2017

(CNN)Gazing on the developing island of today: Five-star hotels. Upmarket dining scene. Plentiful shopping. While the isle’s built-up northern and eastern coasts increasingly cater to the tourists, in the south and west locals still stick to the simple life, and traditions that brought backpackers on rickety fishing boats from the mainland to this island paradise in the first place. Sheraton Samui Resort Dining Barracuda One of the most noticeable tenants of The Wharf …

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A second child has died in Pennsylvania hoverboard fire, and now federal officials want answers

March 19, 2017

… the brands covered in the massive hoverboard recall last year. The scene of the hoverboard fire in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, on March 10. Image: SEAN SIMMERS /PENNLIVE.COM VIA AP That recall was specifically related to hoverboards containing batteries and internal mechanisms that had not been safety-checked by UL, an independent product safety testing lab. Since the recall, the UL’s enacted a safety check protocol specifically targeting hoverboards. But by the time that protocol was …

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NASCAR Brawl Leaves Driver Bloody — And The Butt Of Internet Jokes

March 14, 2017

In NASCAR races, usually its the cars that come out battered and bruised not the drivers. Instead, Busch, 31, was seen being dragged away from his 26-year-old adversary with a bloody forehead. Video showing him flailing around in the arms of two men was later compared online to a child throwing a tantrum. Fox Sports As if the tussle didnt already resemble a scene out of grade school, an overjoyed announcer enthusiastically waved his arm in the air while hollering, Fight! Fight! But Busch …

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Get Turned On The Old Venetian Way With These Sexy Flap Books

March 1, 2017

… Collection.) SUBSCRIBE TO & FOLLOW CULTURE SHIFT Every Friday, HuffPost’s Culture Shift newsletter helps you figure out which books you should read, art you should check out, movies you should watch and music should listen to. Learn more Newsletter 635 K Add us Courtesy of the NYPL As for Bertellis peekaboo love scene, why hide the romantic embrace behind another drawing? Viljoen, also the NYPL prints curator, told The Huffington Post in an email that the …

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Playing Jason Voorhees: Three Actors Who Played The Villain Discuss The Fraternity Of Friday The 13th

February 19, 2017

… making a mad scramble at Justin Bieber. Surreal doesn’t begin to describe the scene of green-haired men wearing shirts reading “fuck the world and fuck you, too” and elementary school-aged children in panda costumes rapt with attention as the co-writer of Night of the Living Dead showed off a framed paycheck from 1968 – all while self-described “dominatrix wrestlers” in chain mail bikinis feverishly gyrated one table over. While there were plenty of …

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Inside Kylie Jenner’s NYC pop-up shop with her most hardcore fans

February 15, 2017

… pass the time. “It’s so cold in the ciiiiitaaaay,” one dude in the crowd sang, improvising the tune as he went along. “So cold! So cold! So cold!” True, but he was no Bieber. MY TEAM! Can’t BELIEVE the LOVE today!!!!!!! A video posted by Kylie (@kyliejenner) on Feb 13, 2017 at 9:18am PST Eventually, a couple hours after Jenner had vowed be on the scene to open the shop, she arrived to a sea of noise as the crowd chanted her name. From what I gathered …

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Trump Seems To Think Angry Protesters Are ‘Enthusiastic Supporters’

President Donald Trumpcomplained on Sunday that the media failed to mention the big crowds of supporters who lined his motorcade route in West Palm Beach as he returned to Washington. He tweeted: However,local reporters at the scene said many of the enthusiastic supporters were actually protesting the Dakota Access Pipelineand other issues. President Trump signed an executive order last month expediting the controversial pipeline. Sorry Mr. President, but not true! wrote Jimmie Johnson Jr, …

February 13, 2017
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Dad Sees Strange Lump Stuck In Soccer Net, Then Realizes Its An Owl Struggling To Free Itself

February 9, 2017

A father was on his way to his son’s soccer game, when something quite unexpected happened. There was a brown figure twitching inside a nearby soccer net. That feathery lump ended up being a poor owl, caught up in the net between two goal posts. The little guy seemed frightened, but help wasn’t too far away. Two men and several bystanders were on the scene. One man held a small knifeand strategized about the best way to free the helpless bird. Heknelt down, making quick cuts into …

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