We tried avocado chocolate toast, the new ‘it’ food according to at least one pop star

Like any good millennial, there are a few things I enjoy: #catsofInstagram, ’90s nostalgia, and the overwhelming sense of entitlement that comes with contributing to the demise of entire industries, like soap.  But if there’s a stereotypical millennial trait I identify with most, it’s my love of avocados.  So when pop star Anne-Marie tried to

Giuliani perfectly sums up 2018

The truth isn’t the truth, according to Rudy Giuliani.Image: Getty Images/alex  wong By Karissa Bell2018-08-19 18:36:16 UTC Another day, another Trump aide gaslighting the American public. The latest: Rudy Giuliani’s declaration Sunday that “truth isn’t truth,” which is mind-numbingly WTF and yet somehow perfect for our post-“fake news” era. Speaking to Chuck Todd on NBC’s

No, you can’t just text your last will and testament to someone, court rules

Dear friends and family: If you’ve ever gotten a drunken text from me about one day owning my prized possessions when I’m outta here, unfortunately, that’s all null and void.  According to a recent ruling from a French court, a text message of someone’s last will and testament actually has no legal value. My bad. 

Klay Thompson’s Dad Says He’s Staying With The Warriors For His Career

Getty Image Maintaining a dynasty seems like a somewhat fortunate burden to bear from the outside. A team like the Golden State Warriors, for example, seems blessed with what can only be described as a good problem. The Warriors have four legitimate All-Stars on their roster and enough titles this decade to attract others to

Victor Oladipo Says Playing It Safe Didn’t Get Him Anywhere

Getty Image If you were to ask anyone around the league last summer, the conventional wisdom was that the Thunder had made out like bandits in the Paul George trade. That was largely because Victor Oladipo had been so underwhelming in his lone season in Oklahoma City that the front office didn’t hesitate to use

The Affair episode 9 recap: “409” embraces a difficult irony

Every week, we pick a new episode of the week. It could be good. It could be bad. It will always be interesting. You can read the archives here. The episode of the week for August 12 through 18 is “409,” the ninth episode of the fourth season of Showtime’s The Affair. It doesn’t happen

AJ Styles Described His Experience In TNA As ‘Cockroach-Infested’

YouTube On Sunday, AJ Styles and Samoa Joe will face off for the WWE Championship, the first time they’ll match up against each other for that title on live television in their careers. The long-awaited and highly-anticipated matchup on WWE’s grand stage of SummerSlam comes 17 years after they met on the independent scene and

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ absolutely dominated its first week at the box office

Image: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images By Martha Tesema2018-08-19 16:57:36 UTC There’s yet another reason to celebrate the historic release of Crazy Rich Asians.  Not only is it the first studio film in over 25 years to star an all-Asian cast, but in the five days that Crazy Rich Asians has been in theaters, it’s shattered expectations

Watch Braun Strowman Smash Dingers At A Minor League Baseball Stadium

YouTube/WWE Braun Strowman may be the Monster Among Men, but before he became WWE’s resident hand-giver he was just Adam Scherr, the son of American softball legend Rick Scherr. Rick “The Crusher” Scherr believes he hit more than 4,000 home runs in his softball career, was inducted into the USSSA Hall of Fame, and was

Blake Farenthold Said MeToo and ‘F Tards” Were Why He Resigned From Congress

The disgraced former U.S. representative who resigned from his office last year in the wake of sexual harassment allegations knows exactly who to blame. And it’s anybody but himself. Blake Farenthold, a Republican from Texas, abruptly quit Congress in April after accusations of sexual harassment came to light and it was revealed that he had

Jimmy O. Yang On ‘Silicon Valley,’ T.J. Miller, And The Guy He Hates

HBO Silicon Valley star Jimmy O. Yang, who can currently be seen in theaters playing a douchebag in Crazy Rich Asians, sat down with Marc Maron for his WTF podcast this week and opened up about how he landed his role on Silicon Valley, his feelings regarding the departure of T.J. Miller, and a casting

Seth Rogen Explains Why He Never Felt Guilty About The Sony Hack

Getty Image Seth Rogen has been doing promotional rounds over the last few weeks, as the marketing face of Like Father, a Netflix movie written and directed by Rogen’s wife, Lauren Miller, starring Kelsey Grammar and Kristen Bell (the movie is very pleasant, although Rogen’s role is fairly limited). One of those stops came last

NFL players take a knee to protest racial inequality

Ever since Colin Kaepernick first took a knee on the field, America’s pro sports arenas have become a battleground for Trump’s culture war. Contributors: Vox Staff Image credit: Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images It began with Colin Kaepernick two years ago. In a game against the Houstan Texans on August 14, 2016, the then-backup

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Tops ‘Mile 22,’ ‘Alpha’

Warner Brothers The big story coming out of this weekend’s box-office numbers, and deservedly so, is that movies with all Asian-American casts can succeed at the box office, which Crazy Rich Asians — the first movie with an all Asian cast in the 25 years since Joy Luck Club — proved by racking up $24.2

Kevin Spacey’s Film ‘Billionaire Boys Club’ Made Only $126 at the Box Office

BTW Nobody seems to want to watch Kevin Spacey’s new film, and on its opening day at the box office, Billionaire Boys Club earned just $126, according to Hollywood Reporter. Yes, that’s $126. The crime drama premiered on video on demand last month, but it opened in 10 theaters across the U.S. on Friday. And

Jack Dorsey says Twitter’s ‘left-leaning’ bias doesn’t affect content decisions

Jack Dorsey says Twitter has a ‘left leaning’ bias.Image: Getty Images for Thurgood Marshall College Fund By Karissa Bell2018-08-19 15:02:43 UTC Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is still trying to convince conservatives that his service treats them fairly. Speaking to CNN’s Brian Stelter in an interview that aired Saturday, Twitter’s top executive again reiterated that the

Everything We Learned About Samoa Joe From His WWE Network Documentary

WWE Samoa Joe could have the highest profile win of his 19-year pro wrestling career this Sunday at SummerSlam if he defeats AJ Styles to become WWE Champion. Like with Shinsuke Nakamura before WrestleMania 34, WWE has released an episode of the WWE Chronicle documentary series about the challenger for one of their most prestigious

August needs more holidays, so here are some ideas

Summer fatigue got you down?Image: GoWithStock/Shutterstock By Chloe Bryan2018-08-19 15:00:00 UTC It’s the last slog of summer, and with each hot, sticky day we become more panicked. Some questions on our minds right now: Will we ever be comfortable again? What does not sweating feel like? Is there anything to look forward to before the

Watch Elon Musk’s softball interview with Marques Brownlee

Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks with YouTuber Marques BrownleeImage: Marques Brownlee via YouTube By Damon Beres2018-08-19 14:37:58 UTC Tesla CEO Elon Musk has the whole world on his shoulders, but you sure wouldn’t know it watching a new interview with popular YouTuber Marques Brownlee. The 17-minute conversation, supposedly conducted on August 15 and published on

ICE Arrests Man Driving His Pregnant Wife To the Hospital To Give Birth

BTW Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested a man who was driving his pregnant wife to the hospital to give birth on Friday. According to CBS Los Angeles, Joel Arrona-Lara stopped to get gas as he drove his wife, Maria del Carmen Venegas, to the hospital for a planned Cesarean section in San Bernardino, California.