As Austin Bombing Investigation Escalates, Comparison to Unabomber Is Warranted

With the bombings going on in Austin right now, there are, of course, comparisons being made to bombings by Ted Kaczynski, also known as the Unabomber, whose reign of terror lasted from 1978 to 1995. Austin police decided after the 4th bombing that these attacks are likely the work of a serial bomber. It was the most recent bombing, which was triggered More...

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By admin On Monday, February 12th, 2018

Royal Goddaughter to Queen Victoria, Sarah Forbes Bonetta

Happy Black History Month! For each of the 28 days of February, we at The Mary Sue will have a post about a black woman you should know about—some you may have heard of, some a little bit more obscure, and some More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

New Seasons of BattleBots Are Coming to the Discovery and Science Channels

BattleBots, the show that puts robots in a cage match to the death, is coming back to life. The show, which originally aired on Comedy Central before being briefly revived on ABC, will be re-imagined for Discovery More...

By admin On Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Ivanka Trump Says Black History Month Is About “All Americans” & That Went Over About as Well as You’d Expect

During #BlackHistoryMonth, we celebrate heroes like Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who were sojourners for freedom – and we resolve to continue to bring greater equality, dignity, More...

By admin On Friday, January 26th, 2018

I Am Figuratively Burning With Rage Over This Bar’s Refusal to Serve Patrons Who Use the Word “Literally”

East Village bar the Continental expounds on their (tongue-in-cheek) ban on the word literally. Their stated goal now is to stop “Kardashianism.” cc: @edenbrower — evgrieve (@evgrieve) More...

By admin On Saturday, January 20th, 2018

Things We Saw Today: The Focus for the 2018 Women’s March Is “Power to the Polls”

On January 21, 2018, the national organizers of the Women’s March on Washington will launch the next phase of our movement in Las Vegas, Nevada. We hope you’ll join us for the #PowerToThe Polls More...

By admin On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Why Did The Last Jedi Fail so Badly in China?

“Fail” is a kind way of putting it. “Bombed” is more accurate. The latest Star Wars epic is likely to earn less than movies like Valerian (remember Valerian?) and Geostorm (huh?) More...

By admin On Friday, January 5th, 2018

DeWanda Wise Will Be Joining the MCU In Captain Marvel

2018 is looking to be a great year for DeWanda Wise. After exciting renewal news from Netflix for her series, She’s Gotta Have It, she’ll also be joining the Marvel Extended Universe in the upcoming Captain More...

By admin On Friday, December 29th, 2017

Female Actresses Dating Younger Men is Not Newsworthy

When pictures first surfaced of Laura Dern and her new beau, Golden State Warrior player Baron Davis, making out, my first and most natural thought was, “go ahead, Laura Dern.” 2017 has been a great More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017

What Would the Democratization of the Force Look Like in the Star Wars Universe?

One of my favorite things about Star Wars: The Last Jedi happened at the very end of the film, and it will have lasting repercussions on the future of the franchise. But as the story evolves for a new generation More...