Captain Marvel 'review bombing' FAILS: Global box office HIGHER than Star Wars Last Jedi

The Marvel movie’s box office takings have been of particular interest to analysts, given the concerted efforts by trolls, bots and misogynists to drag down its audience review scores on Rotten Tomatoes and IMDb, and ‘dislike’ any related videos on YouTube. And while the film’s critics’ reviews haven’t quite been glowing (most sit around the […]

World may face ‘low price scenario’ for oil this year if OPEC plan fails, JP Morgan warns

Global benchmark Brent will remain at around last year’s lowest point in 2019 if OPEC members do not stick to the agreed output cuts, JP Morgan’s head of Asia Pacific oil and gas believes. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and allied oil producers sealed a deal on production cuts in early December […]

TESLA driver tries and fails to refuel electric car at gas station as onlookers laugh (VIDEO)

The electric vehicle revolution was always going to encounter a few bumps in the road along the way, but one driver was filmed almost at her wit’s end, moments from disaster trying to refuel her Tesla. The video, filmed in the US, shows the unnamed woman desperately trying to fill her Tesla up with gasoline. […]

TESLA driver tries and fails to refuel electric car at gas station as onlookers laugh (VIDEO)

The electric vehicle revolution was always going to encounter a few bumps in the road along the way, but one driver was filmed almost at her wit’s end, moments from disaster trying to refuel her Tesla. The video, filmed in the US, shows the unnamed woman desperately trying to fill her Tesla up with gasoline. […]

Haley not going out with a bang after US-sponsored anti-Hamas draft fails at UNGA

The US-propelled draft resolution targeting Palestinian Hamas has failed to pass a two-thirds majority threshold at the UN General Assembly vote in what is seen is a major upset for the outgoing US envoy to the UN Nikki Hailey. The resolution garnered 87 votes in favor and 57 against, thus falling short of securing a […]

Riverdale season 3 spoilers: ‘So dumb’ Fans BACKLASH after show fails to air again

Riverdale season three has marked quite a change in the show’s tone, yet fans have seemingly been loving it nonetheless. The CW hit show has been bringing more supernatural elements in and its led some fans to speculate that it could have something to do with The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. The Netflix show has […]

’South Sydney choked’: Broncos great says CEO should be fired if Seibold fails

LIVID Brisbane great Chris Johns has slammed Paul White’s handling of the NRL club’s coaching transition, saying the Broncos CEO should be “marched” if new mentor Anthony Seibold is not a success. Seibold is set to be officially confirmed as Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett’s successor from 2020 at a Broncos board meeting on Tuesday night […]

China’s first private rocket effort fails mid-launch (VIDEO)

China’s first privately-built space rocket has failed to make it to orbit after something “abnormal” happened during the third stage of lift-off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center on Saturday. Beijing-based ‘LandSpace’ was the first private company in China to build a three-stage rocket. They said the first and second stage of its Zhuque-1 (ZQ-1) […]

Arizona superintendent fails in last attempt to limit evolution teaching

Enlarge (credit: Steven Brewer / Flickr) Earlier this year, we covered an attempt by Arizona’s superintendent of Public Instruction to alter the state’s science education standards. Superintendent Diane Douglas seemingly directed her staff to edit a set of standards prepared by educators so that numerous mentions of the word “evolution” were eliminated. Climate change was […]