The beauty of cartoons is that the characters can be whatever the cartoonist wants them to be. Animals are a favourite, but there are also robots, cars, food, even sponges. The possibilities are endless! But what happens if we want to give our favourite non-human characters a human face?
With sultry routines that’ve long threatened to melt the ice, people can’t help but egg on figure skaters Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir to requite their apparent love.
Following their Winter Olympics gold medal win, Virtue and Moir sat down with CBC to watch a montage of their 20-year career together on the ice.
The pair shed tears as grabs of them talking about how proud they were of one another and images — so many images — of them embracing each other played out on screen.
C’mon and just date each other already, you guys.
It’s not just us either — Adam Rippon and Leslie Jones thought so too. When asked about what’s the deal with their relationship by TODAY’s Hoda Kotb, Virtue gave a rather diplomatic answer to the prodding. Read more…
Questionable ICOs have left many investors with Exit Wounds, but that hasn’t stopped Steven Seagal from backing one.
The ’90s action star became the worldwide ambassador of a cryptocurrency called Bitcoiin 2nd Generation, news that he confirmed on his Twitter account.
If the double “i” in the name didn’t prompt reluctance, there’s a couple of worrying signs regarding Bitcoiin2Gen.
As noted by Coindesk, the website for Bitcoiin2Gen lists no details about who’s actually behind the cryptocurrency. Its domain was originally registered in 2015 in Panama, but changed hands around Jan. 8. Read more…
Nothing makes you more of a nuisance than sharing random trivia without any context. Broadening our knowledge about the world, however, is something we can’t avoid. It’s too interesting and too easy to get lost in. To teach you everything you need to know to bore people to death we’ve compiled some of the most surprising truths from Fact Republic.
There are so many dog breeds, it’s incredibly easy to mistake one pooch for another. Luckily, Grace Gogarty a.k.a. Little Tunny has created a comprehensive comic series that will help you identify most doggos.
Alright, where do you even start with a performance like this.
Pop star and Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie opened the NBA All-Star game with her rendition of the national anthem, and by goodness, it was an interesting rendition to say the least.
While other singers may have opted for a straight-up, no fuss performance; Fergie gave the anthem a jazzy twist, which is incredible in both its braveness and repugnance for the ear.
There’s no saving jazz this time, folks.
Throughout the performance, Fergie wildly shifts between different keys for some reason. Read more…
The best freestyle rapper in Wakanda is clearly Letitia Wright.
Celebrating the release of the already-smash-hit Marvel superhero movie Black Panther, co-stars Lupita Nyong’o and Letitia Wright decided to share a few impromptu bars.
The Black Panther lives… and so does Troublemaker! Introducing MC Underbite (@LetitiaWright), best freestyler in Wakanda. All cred to my girl @RobynHoodmusic for the original inspiration and my bars
Happy #BlackPantherDay! #BlackPanther 🎵🎶 @travbryanmusic pic.twitter.com/pIwO9DNBfP
The Opportunity rover has been exploring Mars for 14 years. But that doesn’t mean it can’t put Curiosity’s social media skills to shame.
A powerful photograph of an emotional embrace between a young Gorilla and the Ape Action Africa worker who saved her from poachers has won the Wildlife Photographer of the Year … Read more
There’s good news for Colorado residents prone to munchies: as of Friday, you only need to make one stop to get both Girl Scout Cookies and weed.
Girl Scouts of Colorado updated its cookie sales policy to allow Girl Scouts to sell their boxes outside of cannabis dispensaries.
This is a change of heart for the organization, which previously banned setting up cookie booths in front of dispensaries. In a deleted tweet from 2014, its Colorado council stated, “If you are wondering, we don’t allow our Girl Scouts to sell cookies in front of marijuana shops or liquor stores/bars.” Read more…
Before T’Challa, she designed costumes for Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X
If our list of men before-and-after growing a beard didn’t convince you that males look way better with facial hair, this story definitely will. Gwilym Pugh was a 21-year-old businessman man who started a successful insurance company in his spare bedroom. However, working from home and injuries made him gain a lot of weight.
It’s somewhat rare for New Zealand politicians to attract global attention, but Jacinda Ardern’s star continues to rise.
The current New Zealand Prime Minister is featured in the March issue of Vogue, where she’s been labelled the “anti-Trump,” admired for the way she speaks about poverty and homelessness with a “blend of Bernie Sanders’s bluntness and Elizabeth Warren’s fearlessness.”
But of course, being Vogue, there was plenty of attention dedicated to Ardern’s photoshoot. Clarke Gayford, Ardern’s partner, made the photo his wallpaper.
A picture is worth a thousand words…
Hey, I am Shreya. I started making comics somewhere around the beginning of 2017, to express my kind of humour, which mostly revolves around a random combination of weird and cute. Expressing the key parts of my ideas in forms of little, compact, and succinct pieces of doodles, put together, is what that drew me into making webcomics.
Everyone has their dirty pleasures, and this couple has just paid 600 dollars to enjoy a very particular one. A 25-course meal at Gaggan restaurant in Bangkok that’s described as “a journey through modern Indian cuisine in 25 emojis.” I assume that most of us won’t be tasting it soon, so let’s at least have a look at what the number 7 restaurant in the world has to offer, shall we?
Sleeping with a co-worker is pretty much a no-no in all workplaces, especially so in the sensitive world of politics.
Not that Australia’s deputy prime minister stuck to the unspoken rule.
Barnaby Joyce been under significant pressure in the past week after it was revealed he had an affair with one of his staff, ultimately leading to the break-up of his 24-year marriage.
Just 40 miles north of Pyeongchang lies one the world’s most dangerous places—and it’s also home to an astonishing breadth of wildlife.
Often we come up with a random yet intriguing idea but it remains just that, an idea. However, wallacemk was playing around with matches and such a fascinating thought crossed his mind, he just had to follow it.
For most of us, a wedding day is something to look forward to. To plan and prepare. Or something to look back with fond memories of a choice once made.
For millions of young girls and boys around the world, however, marriage is not a choice. It interrupts their childhood, forcing them into perilous cycles that are all too often impossible to break free from.
Many young women have risked everything to have the right to choose for themselves. And some managed to escape. Now they’re sharing their empowering stories with women all around the world. The stories were presented in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), which is raising awareness about child marriage around Valentine’s Day – a celebration of love and our right to choose. Read more…