Joey McIntyre Reveals The Best Advice Donnie Wahlberg Ever Gave Him

April 17, 2017

Joey McIntyre cant help but feel thankful these days. The singer and actor just launched his own scripted show on Pop TV, and hes about to release an EP and kick off a tour with New Kids on the Block. The TV series, dubbed Return of the Mac, finds McIntyre playing an exaggerated version of himself alongside his real-life wife, Barrett Williams, and their three children. Loosely based on his…

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These rising architectural stars could change India’s skylines forever

April 17, 2017

(CNN)“India is the place to be,” said Amit Gupta, architect and co-founder of Indian design firm Studio Symbiosis. And for the rising Indian architectural star, this certainly seems to be true. Though the design firm — founded by Gupta and his wife, Britta Knobel Gupta — is only seven years old, it is already looking to shape cities and skylines throughout the South Asian nation. Replay More Videos … MUST…

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‘Girls’ finale labors to find an ending

April 17, 2017

(CNN)The following contains spoilers about the “Girls” series finale. Nevertheless, the penultimate episode rather hastily sought to move the ball forward, as has the entire season, beginning with Hannah (Lena Dunham) and her unplanned pregnancy. Not only did Shoshanna (Zosia Mamet) get engaged, but Hannah was offered a job at an out-of-town university, before engaging in impromptu fence mending with estranged friend Jessa (Jemima Kirke), who had become involved with…

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Nina Simone and me: An artist and activist revisited

April 17, 2017

(CNN)I was surfing online when I stumbled upon a mural in Baltimore painted by artist Ernest Shaw. It’s a three-headed portrait of civil rights icons: James Baldwin, Malcolm X and, of course, Nina Simone. Even within the boundaries of my computer screen, the painting on the side of a building at 401 Lafayette Street was powerful. Curious that the artist had chosen Simone as part of the trifecta, I dialed…

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Eating Korea: 10 of South Korea’s most delicious dishes

April 17, 2017

(CNN)Graham Holliday has made a career out of eating. The author of “Eating Viet Nam” recently published a new book, this time chronicling his culinary adventures through South Korea. “Eating Korea: Reports on a Culinary Renaissance” explores the country’s rich food history and evolving contemporary culinary scene.

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This Starbucks barista’s coffee cup caricatures will put a huge smile on your face

April 17, 2017

Image: brittany herbert/mashable What’s better than walking out of Starbucks with a cup of your preferred caffeinated beverage just the way you like it? How about a cute caricature of yourself drawn on your cup? SEE ALSO: Starbucks could be jumping onto the unicorn train with a new drink Jason Tocewicz is not your typical Starbucks barista. He’s become something of a local superstar in Toronto, CBC News reports. Within…

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Harry Styles bought kiwi for everyone in the ‘SNL’ line

April 16, 2017

Image: Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Celebrities often buy food for the people waiting in line to see them that’s nothing new. But Harry Styles went above and beyond: he sent line-dwellers queued for Saturday Night Live some big plates of sliced kiwi. And, no, it’s not just because kiwi is delicious (although it is). Styles, who is the musical guest on this week’s SNL, is expected to perform…

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April the giraffe’s new baby is taking its first steps and it’s adorable

April 16, 2017

April the giraffe’s much-anticipated new calf is only a few hours old, but it’s already very busy doing fun activities. Standing and walking, for example. As is to be expected, the baby was quite wobbly at first. In fact, its first attempts at standing up went extremely albeit adorably awry. SEE ALSO: April the giraffe is raking in the cash while the world watches Actual reaction of everyone who watched…

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Facebook takes aim at false ‘likes’ in battle against fake news

April 16, 2017

Image: Stephen Lam/Getty Images News isn’t the only thing that’s sometimes fake on Facebook. The social network said Friday it has shut down a massive spam operation that generated thousands of “inauthentic likes” on publisher pages. SEE ALSO: Facebook is cracking down on hoaxes in your News Feed The announcement comes days after the company claimed to have deleted 30,000 fraudulent accounts in France ahead of the country’s presidential election….

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Indians promise to #UninstallSnapchat after an alleged terrible comment from Snap’s CEO

April 16, 2017

#UninstallSnapchatImage: carl court/Getty Images The latest app to delete? Snapchat. Snapchat users in India have been deleting the app since learning about a comment allegedly made by Snap Inc. CEO Evan Spiegel in 2015. This app is only for rich people, Spiegel allegedly said at the time, during discussions about Snapchat’s overseas growth. I dont want to expand into poor countries like India and Spain. The comments came to light…

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The best signs from Tax Day protests against President Trump

April 16, 2017

The Tax Day protest against President Donald Trump in Chicago.Image: tannen MAURY/EPA/REX/Shutterstock On April 15 the day tax filings are due thousands of Americans across the country took to the streets to demand that President Donald Trump release his tax returns. As a reminder, Trump still hasn’t released his tax returns, unlike every other American president and presidential candidate since Richard Nixon. Of course, the protesters had some pretty good…

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Uber will shut down its current version of UberRush

April 16, 2017

The end of UberRush.Image: justin sullivan/Getty Images Uber will eliminate its use of UberRush for restaurants as a logistics and courier delivery service, Quartz reported Friday. The lesser-known Uber delivery service allowed restaurants and some other businesses to power their own deliveries. But as the popularity of UberEats, which allowed customers to order food directly through Uber grew, drivers who could have been picking up passengers were busy transporting meals…

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Watch out kids, your parents totally understand emoji (except maybe that eggplant one)

April 16, 2017

"Eggplant for dinner again?"Image: Westend61/Getty Parents, they just don’t understand. Right? Well, yes and no. A new survey shows that when it comes to emoji, most seniors totally do get it. Except, that is, with one tiny eggplant-styled exception. SEE ALSO: Facebook’s new emoji are finally available to everyone Great Senior Living, a site that focuses on senior care and retirement living, surveyed 500 people aged 55 and older on…

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Now there’s an easier way to binge with your friends, without having to leave the house

April 15, 2017

Watching alone, together.Image: Vicky Leta/Mashable Streaming videos in your room just got a whole lot less lonely. Binging for hours on Netflix has long been an inherently isolating experience: You’re solo, it’s late, and you definitely should have gone to bed by now. It’s the ideal setup for introverts and people just generally afraid of the world, but it’s also possibly the fastest route to spending an unhealthy amount of…

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Corona never paid a dime for millions of dollars of ‘Fast and Furious’ product placement

April 15, 2017

Image: Scott Olson/Getty Images Vin Diesel’s constant plugging of Corona throughout the Fast and Furious movies can make certain installments feel like extended beer commercials. But the company has apparently never paid a dime for the prolific product placement. SEE ALSO: Yup, there’s going to be a ‘Fast & Furious’ global arena tour That’s according to a new feature story in The Ringer that examines the franchise’s longstanding relationship with…

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Fox News set bomb footage to a Toby Keith song

April 15, 2017

Peace sign.Image: ALBIN LOHR-JONES/POOL/EPA/REX/Shutterstock Freedom is the ability to watch footage of a massive explosion synced to country music while you sit on a couch with your hands folded neatly in front of a few cameras, talking about your love of said freedom as you look forward to a weekend in which your sky will not be pierced by a plane or drone that may at any moment eviscerate you…

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6 ways to keep your Easter eggs on trend this year

April 15, 2017

Image: Mashable/Lili Sams Did you know that fashion can also apply to hollowed-out eggs? If you’re looking to move beyond the standard solid-color dye job this Easter, consider incorporating current #trends into your egg decorating plans. SEE ALSO: People are taping tiny succulents to their fingernails because the internet is weird Is this at all necessary? No. Is it extremely fun? Yes. Is it a waste of craft supplies? We’ll…

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Online dating can be even more challenging if you’re a farmer

April 15, 2017

Image: vicky leta / mashable  Swiping on dating apps is a breeze if you live in a town or city. But, when you’re a young farmer living in a rural community, it’s a whole other story. One where dates get cancelled when animals go into labour, and where some people show up to their dates brandishing shotguns. For farmers, online dating is an experience. And not always a good one….

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Ban on council park fun run fees proposed in England – BBC News

April 15, 2017

Ministers will also examine whether the plans should be extended to other organisers of fun runs, and to different users of parks such as professional dog walkers and personal trainers. The consultation says: “Local authorities quite legitimately charge for a variety of different events and specific activities that take place in local parks… “However, the government does not consider it appropriate for a local authority to charge a volunteer community…

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Jenna Dewan Tatum talks about her sex life with Channing Tatum

April 15, 2017

Jenna Dewan Tatum says she and husband Channing Tatum dont schedule their sex life. “We are not sex schedulers not yet! Give us a couple more years, she told Redbook magazine. Maybe with child number two. There’s a beauty in being two busy people because we get a lot of time to miss each other. To continue to miss someone after so many years is kind of a blessing in…

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Chrissy Teigen: Motherhood is a choice

April 14, 2017

Chrissy Teigen has discussed all sorts of topics relating to motherhood in recent years. The model has been open about her fertility struggles, dealing with postpartum depression and being a new mom in the public eye. Now the 31-year-old wants to talk about another facet of being a woman; the decision not to have children. “I think it’s really commendable to even doubt the process [of motherhood] out loud, because…

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‘Real Housewives’ star Kim Richards claims she went on a date with Trump

April 14, 2017

Kim Richards could have traded 90210 for 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. A preview of next weeks Real Housewives of Beverly Hills reunion special shows the actress revealing she once dated Donald Trump. One thing I have to ask you before we get onto everything that happened this season. I heard a rumor you once dated Donald Trump, host Andy Cohen asked Richards. Is that true? Richards, 52, confirmed she had dinner with Trump, 70, but refused to…

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Pupils as young as four having panic attacks, say teachers – BBC News

April 14, 2017

The survey found: 98% of teachers said they had come into contact with pupils who were experiencing mental health issues. They were most likely to be teenagers, with more than half of teachers saying they had seen issues in 14 to 16-year-olds. But nearly a fifth (18%) of those surveyed by the union said they had been in contact with four to seven-year-olds showing mental health issues while more than…

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Never say never again: When celebrities eat their words – BBC News

April 14, 2017

In 2015, John Cleese said there was “no way” he’d ever work at the BBC again. Now he has changed his mind after announcing he will make a new BBC sitcom that will reunite him with his Clockwise co-star Alison Steadman. Cleese isn’t the first celebrity to go back on his very public word. From Charlie Simpson’s Busted to Bond star Sean Connery, it’s wise to never say never again….

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Why are India’s superstars descending on Hong Kong this weekend?

April 14, 2017

(CNN)Hong Kong is used to hosting a variety of events, international and regional. But this weekend, the island city will witness something unique. Bollywood megastar Salman Khan will lead a galaxy of Indian stars to Hong Kong, to perform at the largest Indian concert to ever take place there. The Hong Kong concert, which will also feature performers like Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu and South Indian dance legend Prabhudeva, is…

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This artist is spray painting St. Louis’ history

April 14, 2017

St. Louis, Missouri (CNN)A Bosnian refugee turned world-renowned aerosol artist is putting the finishing touches on an impressive 1,000-square-foot canvas. Wearing a gas mask, standing on scaffolding for hours at a time and using endless cans of spray paint, Paco Rosic is painting the history of St. Louis, Missouri, on the ceiling and walls of a building not far from Budweiser. Rosic’s art takes viewers on a journey from settlement…

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