Game of Thrones season 8 spoilers: Has a HUGE Melisandre spoiler been spotted on Twitter?

Game of Thrones viewers were elated when character portraits were released by HBO promoting the final battle for the much-coveted Iron Throne this week. The portraits featured a number of fan favourites sat on the powerful throne, such as Jon Snow (played by Kit Harington), Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke), and Tyrion Lannister (Peter Dinklage. However […]

Game of Thrones season 8, episode 1 cast: Has Edmure Tully return been confirmed?

April 14, 2019, will see the world watching HBO and Sky Atlantic as the final season of Game of Thrones is due to start. Most details have mostly been kept under wraps and a full trailer has yet to even be released. However, a now-deleted cast list was posted to the official HBO website which […]

Star Wars 9 sequels breaking news: Has Rian Johnson trilogy been DROPPED after backlash?

Back in 2017, there was huge excitement ahead of the release of The Last Jedi and Johnson was already proudly talking about his spin-off trilogy. He even revealed Disney had signed off on the idea with no script or characters in place. Episode 8 had a decidedly bumpy reception at the box office and split the fandom […]

Calls to ‘abolish billionaires’ raise eyebrows, but they’ve been a long time coming

Alex Wong/Getty Images A New York Times editorial titled “Abolish Billionaires” introduced many readers to an increasingly strong rallying cry on the American left. Progressive politicians are calling for significantly increased taxes on the rich to counteract exceptionally high levels of wealth inequality in the US. While there may be eyebrow-raising rhetoric around these policies, […]

'It's been a crazy ride': Bianca Andreescu's breakout January has her in the tennis spotlight

Bianca Andreescu sat on a couch at Tennis Canada headquarters and looked up at a 2019 Rogers Cup poster on the wall. Her photo was front and centre and her name was in big block letters. After spending her formative years in the sport working in relative obscurity at the training centre next door, Andreescu […]

2020 presidential hopeful Kamala Harris defends her prosecutorial record: ‘I’ve been consistent my whole career’

REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage Kamala Harris the junior US senator from California, is running for president — and she’s getting out ahead of any prickly questions about her prosecutorial past. Harris kicked off her campaign with a rally in Oakland over the weekend, and on Monday she appeared at a town hall in Iowa hosted by CNN. […]

Elon Musk has been pitching cheap tunnels from The Boring Company to big names

Enlarge / Plans for a potential tunnel connecting Sydney, Australia, to the West. (credit: Jeremy Buckingham) Elon Musk—CEO of Tesla, SpaceX, and The Boring Company—has been pitching his new tunnel-boring capabilities to curious elected officials as well as the director of CERN (the organization that owns and operates the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland). Just […]