Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Jimmy Kimmel on Trump’s vacations: ‘This is the guy we need United to drag...

Travel's in the news this week, as United's PR nightmare bumps up against news that President Trump's vacation spending is on track to surpass that of his predecessor. So naturally, Jimmy Kimmel used his Tuesday night monologue to bring those two stories together: Drag him, Jimmy. Read more... More about Tv, Watercooler, and Watercooler

Cops fired after videos show them hitting and kicking handcuffed man

Two cops have been fired in Georgia on Thursday, lower than 24 hours after cellphone movies surfaced of them punching and kicking a motorist in handcuffs.

Olympian’s heartwarming ‘DWTS’ tribute

Simone Biles' "Dancing With The Stars" efficiency Monday night time introduced the viewers to tears.

4 fascinating details after a closer look at the ‘Star Wars: Battlefront II’ leak

The Force is with us this week, Star Wars friends. On the eve of the latest Star Wars Celebration — which unfolds April 13-16 in Florida — we got an unexpected early look at Star Wars: Battlefront II. We already knew a Celebration reveal was happening, but this makes the wait easier to bear. SEE ALSO: Yes, you can appear in the Han Solo movie As we've already discussed, the cinematic trailer's biggest reveals seem to center on the sequel's new story mode. The 2015 revival of Battlefront — from Battlefield developer DICE and published by Electronic Arts — was multiplayer-only. Battlefront II fixes that, but how? Many questions remain, but this trailer tells us quite a lot. Read more... More about Electronic Arts, Dice, Star Wars Battlefront Ii, Star Wars, and Gaming

Link building: Preliminary research and analysis

Columnist Andrew Dennis outlines the research necessary to provide a solid foundation for your link-building strategy. The post Link building: Preliminary research and analysis appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

Trump’s stunning U-turns

It was virtually as if Donald Trump's outsider presidential marketing campaign by no means occurred Wednesday as he rushed to embrace institution political and nationwide safety positions he as soon as publicly abhorred.

Trump gets a taste for pulling the trigger

President Donald Trump is getting a style for pulling the set off.

A man turns around to find over a dozen horses barreling through traffic

Imagine strolling along what's usually a calm street and turning around to see over a dozen horses running towards you. SEE ALSO: Unlikely animal friendship blossoms when a carriage-pulling horse shares its food with pigeons In the video above, a man whips out his phone and hits record when he finds himself in the path of a determined herd of horses. The horses had escaped their enclosure and taken over both lanes of traffic in Odsal, West Yorkshire. You can hear the dread in the man's voice as the horses barrel their way through traffic. In the end, the horses were rounded up and brought to safety — a happy ending to what could have been a very, very bad situation. Read more... More about Traffic Jam, Traffic, Stampede, Horses, and Videos

A Las Vegas nightclub is being transformed into an esports arena

The Las Vegas Strip is getting its first-ever dedicated esports arena in 2018 and its going to replace a nightclub at the iconic Luxor Hotel and Casino. The venue — called Esports Arena Las Vegas — was announced today by Esports Arena and its investor Allied Esports. The companies currently operate esports venues in Santa Ana, California, and Beijing, as well as a pop-up esports arena truck in Europe. "We have very ambitious expansion plans over the next two years, and when we realized that a location at Luxor was possible, we jumped at the opportunity to develop our flagship here," Jud Hannigan, CEO of Allied Esports International, said in a release. "Just as Yankee Stadium, Madison Square Garden and Wembley Stadium are considered their sports' most aspirational venues by players and fans alike, Esports Arena Las Vegas will be the iconic destination in esports and complement the city's incredible appeal, attracting video gaming competitors and fans from around the world." ..

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