Category: Alternative

Trailer For New Documentary About Britney Spears And Her Conservatorship Looks Fascinating

  Getty Image   Anyone who is old enough to remember will never forget Britney Spears’ epic meltdown back in 2007 and 2008. Spears shaving her head and attacking a car was the peak of her breakdown and led to…

Moon Taxi’s ‘Silver Dream’ Takes Anthemic Step Toward Brighter Days, Brings Just Enough Pop To Prog Rock

Moon Taxi Moon Taxi is an indie-rock staple throughout the Southeast for years now, growing its audience around the globe with an anthemic sound that makes for incredible live shows. What makes the five-piece group so interesting is how they…

You’ve Gotta Love This A+ Troll Job A ‘Jeopardy’ Contestant Pulled On Ken Jennings When Not Knowing Final Answer

Getty Image When most people think about the name Ken Jennings, they probably associate it with winning. After all, the now 46-year-old literally became a multimillionaire by going on a real heater years ago on the TV show Jeopardy, where…

Man Spends $400 Only To Discover His Limping Dog Was Just Imitating Him Out Of Empathy

This Morning London man Russell Jones was starting to get concerned that his dog Billy was limping, but he couldn’t understand why. So, naturally, he took Billy to the veterinarian for a thorough checkup. Turns out, after dropping £300 ($409)…

18-Year-Old American Girl Imprisoned For Breaking Quarantine In Cayman Islands Has Been Freed

pixabay composite One month ago we reported about 18-year-old Skylar Mack, a student at Mercer University in Georgia, who was arrested and sentenced to four months in prison for breaking quarantine protocols to see her boyfriend, Vanjae Ramgeet, 24, while…

Wait, It Snowed In The Sahara Desert? That’s Not Normal, Right?

pixabay No. It’s not normal. For the first time in half a century, the temperature in the region around the Sahara Desert dropped below freezing, coating the area in snow and ice. That’s right. While the words “snow” and “desert”…

A Shocking Amount Of People Showed Up To See Bow Wow Perform At A Club

Getty Image Don’t you dare call him Lil. It’s Bow Wow now. It’s been Bow Wow for a while. We’re not talking about pre-2002 Bow Wow, when he was, indeed, lil. I’m referring to today’s iteration of Mr. Wow: the…

Check The Hot Pockets In Your Freezer Because 381 Tons Are Being Recalled For Being Stuffed With More Than Just Cheese And Meat

Is your freezer stuffed with Hot Pockets? Congrats on still being single! Also, you might want to check the codes on the box because approximately 762,615 pounds of Hot Pockets are stuffed with more than just processed meats and questionable…

‘Saved By The Bell’ Star Dustin Diamond Diagnosed With Stage 4 Cancer: ‘Prayers Are Appreciated’

Noel Vasquez/Getty Images Earlier this week, there was speculation that Saved by the Bell star Dustin Diamond had cancer. The frightening speculation became an even more terrifying realization when the Samuel “Screech” Powers actor received a stage 4 cancer diagnosis.…

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Releases Statement On Decision To Ban Donald Trump

Getty Exactly one week after both the insurrection at the Capitol in Washington D.C. and Twitter’s removal of twice impeached President Donald Trump from their platform, Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey has released a full statement discussing the company’s…

2 Million Pages Of CIA Declassified ‘Black Vault’ Documents About UFOs Now Available Online

  iStockphoto / MARHARYTA MARKO   The Central Intelligence Agency declassified a massive trove of UFO documents, and now you can access everything that the CIA has made available publicly. The gigantic release of approximately 2.2 million pages of previously…

Tasty Tune Tuesday 1/12: The Eighth Edition Is A Cross-Genre Assortment That Flow Together

After break last week, we’re back with another edition of Tasty Tune Tuesday to kick off this year’s playlists! On the third day of every week, I’ll drop ten songs that tickle my eardrums. Variety of tracks will range from…

The Storming of the U.S. Capitol

On one level, that of macrosocial dynamics, what happened yesterday, January 6, 2021, is not surprising. After all, my own model indicates that structural pressures for instability in the United States continue to build up. On a more immediate micro-level,…

History by Numbers

The story behind Figuring Out the Pastby Peter Turchin and Daniel Hoyer Four years ago we got an interesting proposal from Ed Lake, the book acquisition editor at Profile Books. Profile has been publishing The Economist’s Pocket World in Figures series, an…