Daily Archives: August 1, 2022

Colin Farrell on HBO Max Penguin Spin-off and DC’s The Batman 2

Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris (Getty Images) While all was quiet on DC’s San Diego Comic-Con front in regards to The Batman sequel and its Penguin series spin-off, star Colin Farrell recently told Entertainment Weekly he expects shooting to start on his straight-to-order series early next year. Unsurprisingly, he’d also be very open to returning to the […]

Thousands evacuate as California’s McKinney fire spreads | Climate Crisis News

McKinney fire

The largest blaze in the US state this year is fuelled by strong winds and extreme drought conditions. The largest fire in California this year has forced thousands of people to evacuate as it wrecks homes and rips through the western US state’s dry terrain. The McKinney fire was completely uncontained as it burned in […]

Grilled Teriyaki Chicken with Homemade Teriyaki Sauce

slices of grilled teriyaki chicken in white bowl with rice and pineapple

Easy grilled teriyaki chicken with a super tasty, super simple homemade teriyaki sauce! This chicken is perfect for main dishes, salads and more! Wow! This simple teriyaki chicken is amazing! Our favorite way to eat it is with a side of rice, fresh pineapple and a steamed veggie, and here’s the full disclaimer: we are […]

12 Wild Facts About Guns N’ Roses’ ‘Appetite for Destruction’

Axl Rose

On July 21, 1987, Guns N’ Roses unleashed their first studio album, Appetite for Destruction, on Geffen Records. It debuted at No. 182 on the Billboard 200 chart, and had only sold 200,000 copies by December. The record label was about to move on and let the band record a follow-up when something unexpected happened: […]

Judge Greenlights Suit Accusing Visa of Monetizing Child Porn

Photo: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP (Getty Images) For the past year, one of the most powerful companies in adult entertainment has been weathering a lawsuit that claims it intentionally hosted and profited off of child porn. The suit accuses MindGeek, the parent company of Pornhub, of knowingly monetizing videos involving minors, as well as a variety of […]

Bill Russell’s Legacy of NBA Championships and Fight for Equal Rights

With an NAACP banner behind them, two Black men sit at a table as the third speaks into a microphone.

This article is republished here with permission from The Conversation. This content is shared here because the topic may interest Snopes readers; it does not, however, represent the work of Snopes fact-checkers or editors. On May 1, 1968, Bill Russell led the Boston Celtics to another NBA championship, triumphing over the rival Los Angeles Lakers. […]

Surprise, Facebook Data Shows Having Rich Friends Helps

This map based on Facebook users’ data shows zip codes where users are more and less likely to have friendships with users outside their economic class. Image: Meta New research measuring over 21 billion Facebook friendships seemingly confirms something you probably already inherently knew: having rich friends helps. Researchers at Harvard’s Opportunity Insights used a […]

World one misstep from ‘nuclear annihilation’: UN chief | Nuclear Weapons News

INTERACTIVE- World Nuclear Club

Nuclear threats emanating from the war in Ukraine as well as in Asia and the Middle East have put the world “one miscalculation away from nuclear annihilation”, the United Nations secretary-general said.  At the UN on Monday, Antonio Guterres issued the dire warning at the opening of a long-delayed meeting to review the landmark 50-year-old […]

Meet Patrick, The Beer-Drinking Pony Mayor Of An English Village

Patrick The Pony

After a petition by local villagers, Patrick the Pony made history in Cockington Village as the U.K.’s first pony mayor. SWNSPatrick’s owner said he’d be a great mayor “for being non-judgmental and genuinely caring and supportive to all.” Cockington Village is a quaint, idyllic English small town, rife with cottages and cobblestone galore. The small […]