Legacies Recap: Landon's Dark History Is Even Muddier Than We Imagined

Before Thursday’s Legacies, I would have argued that Hope had the franchise’s most twisted family history, but the more we learn about Landon’s lineage, the more the Mikaelsons start to look like the Bradys. As revealed by Agent Clark this week, Landon’s father was once a golem known as the “Eater of the Dark.” He […]

International Women's Day: Sarah Bareilles makes history at Waitress UK premiere

Waitress has already been a smash on Broadway. Based on the wonderful 2007 movie starring Kerri Washington, it has been given new life by beautiful, moving and smart music and lyrics by singer-songwriter Bareilles. Coincidentally she is best known internationally for her 2007 smash hit Love Song. Twelve years later and she stood on the London […]

Recommended Reading: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ “Sharenting,” and the History of the EGOT

Modern online media is all about the signal boost, so every Friday here at Flavorwire, we take a moment to spotlight some of the best stuff we’ve read online this week. Today, the mystery surrounding a Vietnam photo, the problem with Bohemian Rhapsody, the conundrum of parents creating their children’s digital footprints, and how EGOT became a […]

A potted history of Japan’s car industry delights at the Petersen Museum

This Datsun Model 16 Coupe is actually a pre-war Japanese car. [credit: Jonathan Gitlin ] LOS ANGELES—Like most nerds, I love spending time in a good museum. It doesn’t matter if it’s planes, video games, cars—even creationists. (OK, that last one wasn’t good, per se.) When it comes to good car museums, the Petersen Automotive Museum […]

10 of the biggest off-camera scandals in ‘Bachelor’ history

ABC “The Bachelor” is in its 23rd season. “The Bachelor” franchise has had its share of dramatic moments, both on- and off-screen. While reality TV shows like to capture the drama on-camera, these scandals happened off the air. “The Bachelor” has had tons of dramatic on-screen moments, from breakups that viewers didn’t see coming to […]

Reavie makes PGA history with 3 eagles on par-4 holes

Chez Reavie made history with three eagles on par-4 holes during the second round at the Sony Open in Hawaii on Friday. According to the PGA Tour, nobody had managed the feat since accurate records of such occurrences began in 1983. The low-key Reavie took the achievement in stride. "It was strange," the 37-year-old American told Golf Channel at Waialae Country […]

Bolton to Netanyahu: We have the best US-Israel relations in history

While Washington boasts about an unprecedented level of relations with Tel Aviv, Israel is reportedly seeking to seize upon the moment to secure recognition for its sovereignty over the occupied Syrian Golan Heights. “We now have the best US-Israeli relationship in our history,” US National Security Advisor John Bolton said during a joint press conference […]

China makes history by landing on the far side of the Moon

Enlarge / China released this image of the lunar surface taken by the Chang’e-4 spacecraft. (credit: Xinhua) Declaring that it has opened a new chapter in lunar exploration, the China National Space Administration announced late Monday night that its Chang’e-4 lander had safely set down on the far side of the Moon. No spacecraft has […]

A British adventurer just became the second person in history to cross Antarctica alone and unaided, reaching the finish line two days after an American did it first

Mario Tama/Getty Images Louis Rudd, a 49-year-old British adventurer, just became the second person in history to cross Antarctica alone and unaided. Rudd’s achievement comes just two days after an American, Colin O’Brady, reached the same finish line on the Ross Ice Shelf. British explorer Louis Rudd has become the second person to ever cross […]