Moth memes will light up your life

Moth memes will light up your life

Like a moth to a lamp, people are flocking to these memes.  Moth memes are the surrealist escape everyone needs every now and then. Playing off the insects' relentless desire to get to the forbidden light, the meme often features moths searching for lamps, fantasizing about lamps, and embracing lamps — even if it destroys…
Facebook announces $399 Oculus Quest standalone VR headset

Facebook announces $399 Oculus Quest standalone VR headset

Facebook's next virtual reality headset is finally ready. The Oculus Quest, a standalone VR headset that uses touch controllers, will go on sale next spring for $399. Mark Zuckerberg unveiled the product on Wednesday at the company's Oculus Connect developer conference in San Jose. Facebook has been teasing the headset, which was previously known as…
Facebook’s latest Oculus headset is called Quest and costs $399

Facebook’s latest Oculus headset is called Quest and costs $399

Facebook's virtual reality division is getting ready to ship its high-powered, untethered headset, the company announced Wednesday. The new standalone headset is called Quest and costs $399. It will ship in the Spring, and come with more than 50 game and experience titles available at launch. Quest is the company's "first all-in-one VR system with…
1,600 men sign full page New York Times ad in support of Dr. Ford

1,600 men sign full page New York Times ad in support of Dr. Ford

The ad was inspired by an ad taken out for Dr. Anita Hill in 1991Image: drew angerer/Getty ImagesBy Heather Dockray2018-09-26 17:29:14 UTC Tomorrow, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford is scheduled to testify about her alleged sexual assault by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee — and television screens all across…
Highlights from the Senate hearing on consumer data protection

Highlights from the Senate hearing on consumer data protection

On Wednesday, representatives from some of the country's biggest tech and communications companies appeared before Congress to testify on consumer privacy. The industry's stance is clear: these tech companies support regulation, so long as it's governed on the federal level, and so long as they have a say in the contents of the laws. Executives…
Mike Freeman’s 10-Point Stance: The Victims of the NFL’s Overprotective QB Rules

Mike Freeman’s 10-Point Stance: The Victims of the NFL’s Overprotective QB Rules

Lynne Sladky/Associated Press Teams and players push back against the NFL's nonsensical new roughing-the-passer rule. The 49ers fill their QB vacancy with...whom? The Steelers rethink their Le'Veon strategy. All that and more in this week's 10-Point Stance.          1. Linemen are expendable in NFL's safety war If you were stunned and outraged…
BTS Sing And Dance Their Way Into Jimmy Fallon’s Heart (But He Only Has Eyes For Jimin)

BTS Sing And Dance Their Way Into Jimmy Fallon’s Heart (But He Only Has...

America is finally starting to realize what millions of fans around the globe already know: It's easy to fall in love with BTS. Just ask Jimmy Fallon. (Or is it Chimmy Fallon?) The South Korean artists are making the most of their time in New York. With two sold-out shows this weekend at Newark's Prudential…
Read the full sworn statement from Julie Swetnick, the third woman to accuse Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

Read the full sworn statement from Julie Swetnick, the third woman to accuse Supreme...

Mario Tama | Getty Images Michael Avenatti, attorney for Stephanie Clifford, also known as adult film actress Stormy Daniels, speaks to reporters as he leaves the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California on September 24, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. Avenatti claims to have information pertaining to allegations concerning Supreme Court nominee…
China’s latest move shows that it’s committed to fighting Trump in the trade war for the long haul

China’s latest move shows that it’s committed to fighting Trump in the trade war...

China's government announced on Wednesday that the country would cut import tariffs on a slew of goods to lessen the impact of the trade war with the US. Duties on textiles, construction equipment, and more than 1,500 other goods will drop on November 1, according to the Chinese government. Chinese state media said the move…
All the best theories about ‘The Good Place’ Season 3

All the best theories about ‘The Good Place’ Season 3

Spoilers for The Good Place lie ahead. "Welcome! Everything is fine." Okay, maybe not so much. The Season 2 finale of The Good Place left fans in a bit of a mind-fork this past winter as the gang was plopped back on Earth for the ultimate test in moral evolution. Each character's death was downgraded…