Hyundai finally gives us a price for the 2019 Kona EV—$29,995

Enlarge / The Kona EV is relaxing to drive but does not demand you take it by the scruff and carve some canyons. (credit: Hyundai) In October, we finally got a chance to drive the Hyundai Kona EV, a rather wonderful little electric vehicle. Based on the internal combustion-powered Kona, it packs in 64kWh of lithium-ion […]

New study gives some handy tips on how to survive on Game of Thrones

Enlarge / How has Tyrion Lannister survived for so long? Being high born helps, being male doesn’t. His willingness to switch his allegiance to Daenerys Targaryen likely tipped the balance. (credit: HBO) Game of Thrones boasts one of the highest body counts on TV, knocking off even major characters in some very gruesome ways. Perhaps […]

Embattled ‘porn lawyer’ Avenatti gives up 2020 presidential bid

Porn actress Stormy Daniels’ attorney Michael Avenatti has given up on his intention to challenge Donald Trump in 2020, citing family concerns. The lawyer has been hit with allegations of domestic abuse and unpaid debts. In a statement on Tuesday, Avennatti said that he decided to bow out from what is expected to become a […]

Hulu’s expanded Funimation deal gives it first dibs on anime shows

Hulu likes to see itself as a go-to source for anime in the US (with certain exceptions), and it just cemented a deal reflecting that. The streaming service has struck an expanded “multi-year” deal with Funimation that gives it more access to desirable shows. It’ll have “first look” at US streaming rights to anime series […]

ABBA: Bjorn Ulvaeus gives HIS verdict on Theresa May’s Dancing Queen moves

Bjorn said: “It made the news, even in Sweden. “I think she was very brave in doing that. “It’s a lady with not a lot of rhythm in her braving and doing something like that. “I was kind of touched actually.” Next year ABBA are expected to go back on tour as holograms, which will […]

New England Patriots news: Rob Gronkowski gives injury update ahead of New York Jets clash

The Patriots’ tight end has been missing for three weeks due to injury, but could return today. ‘Gronk’ missed the defeat against the Tennessee Titans two weeks ago. The Patriots were beaten 34-10 by the Titans in a blowout game as Brady struggled without his prime target on the field. Despite suffering an injury during […]

SNL Gives Equal Time to Wounded Veteran Dissed by Pete Davidson

Dan Crenshaw had the last laugh when NBC’s Saturday Night Live invited the Navy SEAL-turned-Texas congressman to return fire against cast member Pete Davidson. During a Weekend Update segment on the Nov. 4 SNL, Davidson offered his “first impressions” on several candidates running for office in the midterm election. Referring to a picture of the […]