Yes, this Mets score is real

Yes, this Mets score is real

Oh, hey, Mets fans, hope you’re having a good Sunday. Let’s just check the score for today’s game against the Washington Nationals and … Hmmm. Maybe this is just a prank? Some jerk with Photoshop having a good time? Let’s just check ESPN and … yep, it’s real.  *goes to check Mets score* “Maybe they’re…

'Fixer Upper' star takes to Twitter to address lawsuit

'Fixer Upper' star takes to Twitter to address lawsuit

Chip Gaines, the charmingly goofy half of the husband-wife duo that have made Fixer Upper a huge success for HGTV, took to Twitter to address fraud charges levied at him by a couple of former partners.  SEE ALSO: ‘Fixer Upper’ is giving fans exactly what they wanted: A new spinoff Last week, John L. Lewis…

Leeches are making a slimy comeback in modern medicine

Leeches are making a slimy comeback in modern medicine

Medical bills are often littered with bizarre line items. If you’re in Russia, those little charges might include half a dozen slimy, slithering leeches. About 10 million of the blood-sucking invertebrates are prescribed in Russia every year, offering many people an affordable alternative for blood-thinning medicines, the New York Times reported this weekend.  As Russia’s…

The Chainsmokers crashed a prom, didn't misspell anything

The Chainsmokers crashed a prom, didn't misspell anything

The kids at Huntley High School got a pretty rousing surprise when internet darlings The Chainsmokers crashed their prom, causing the kind of mass teen hysteria not seen since Marty McFly lit up the guitar at the Hill Valley High “Enchanted Under the Sea” dance in 1955.  SEE ALSO: The Chainsmokers and Coldplay release a…

The pope is about to drop bars and the internet loves it

The pope is about to drop bars and the internet loves it

Sorry, Kendrick. The pope is the greatest rapper alive.  On Saturday, His Holiness was on a flight from Cairo to Rome, where he warned about the devastating effects of a war with North Korea.  A serious topic, for sure. But the internet was too distracted by the above photo to care about the message. Francis:…

Samantha Bee demolished Trump during her 'Not WHCD' monologue

Samantha Bee demolished Trump during her 'Not WHCD' monologue

Samantha Bee certainly set the stage during her opening monologue at “Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner” — which was basically a live episode of her hit Comedy Central series, Full Frontal With Samantha Bee. These are the kinds of one-liners you can look forward to: “You basically get paid to stand in a cage…

Yes, that's Macaulay Culkin crucified as Kurt Cobain

Yes, that's Macaulay Culkin crucified as Kurt Cobain

Nothing to see here, just Macaulay Culkin crucified as Kurt Cobain and Ronald McDonald bursting out of someone’s chest like an Alien.  It’s exactly the kind of satire and dark humor we’ve come to expect from Father John Misty, aka Josh Tillman. In the video for the song “Total Entertainment Forever,” off his new album…

Google-backed exhibit shows robots just want to be friends. They promise.

Google-backed exhibit shows robots just want to be friends. They promise.

Robots aren’t plotting an imminent human take-over; robots are our partners and friends. That’s the broad theme of a Google.org-backed robotics exhibit coming soon to Chicago.  Robot Revolution features cutting-edge bots that can climb up and down ladders, solve a Rubik’s cube at lightning speed, compete in a soccer match, mimic your facial expressions, make…