Maisie Williams says her teen years were especially difficult on ‘Game of Thrones’: ‘The hormones are really flying’

HBO Maisie Williams was only 12 when she auditioned for the role of Arya Stark on HBO’s “Game of Thrones.”  She said her later teen years were the most difficult. She also said that people were so mean when she tried to go back to school that she had to leave.  Maisie Williams says her […]

Avengers 4 trailer coming soon: Does THIS new image really reveal Adam Warlock?

Anticipation is sky high for the imminent release of the first Avenges 4 teaser trailer. Not only that, fans are desperate to know what the title will be, since it is expected to give a huge clue to what will happen in the Infinity War sequel. The Russos just announced that filming has finished on […]

Star Wars writer FIRED by Disney over tweets: Fan backlash gets really nasty

Wendig wrote the best-selling Star Wars; Aftermath trilogy, which fills in the gaps that lead up to the events of The Force Awakens. He also wrote a novelisation of that movie. He was currently mid-way through a five-part miniseries Shadow of Vader when he was summarily fired. He revealed the news on Twitter is a […]

A ticking time bomb in China has global markets looking really shaky right now

Reuters/CHINA STRINGER NETWORK Global markets are jittery in recent days as fears about growth in China take hold. “The larger the stimulus used by China to offset the trade war impact, the bigger will its deficit likely be,” Tao Wang, UBS’s chief China economist, said in a report on Tuesday Markets are also worried about the ongoing Italian debt […]

Really, Hillary? Clinton says Democrats ‘can’t be civil’ until they win

Republicans only respect strength and Democrats can only afford civility if they win in the upcoming midterms, Hillary Clinton has argued against the backdrop of increasingly violent US politics. “You cannot be civil with a political party that wants to destroy what you stand for, what you care about,” the former presidential candidate told CNN’s […]

Google’s Project Stream: That’s really a full Assassin’s Creed in my browser

Enlarge (credit: Google) Test invites have begun trickling out for Project Stream, Google’s first official take on a dedicated, current-gen gaming platform. As has long been rumored, Google has opted for an online-streaming format (if its current, temporary name wasn’t hint enough), and this week’s test (which included invited members of the press) sees the […]

David’s ‘bad days are really bad’

CANDICE Warner has opened up about how her husband David Warner is dealing with his 12-month suspension after the ball tampering scandal in South Africa in March. Along with Steve Smith, Warner was awarded a 12-month ban from international and domestic cricket, while Cameron Bancroft was given nine months for the scandal that rocked the […]

This arcade is really vintage: Visiting San Francisco’s Musée Mécanique

Enlarge / Look through the window and see your future! (credit: Marlowe Bangeman) We saw a lot on our family vacation to California this summer: epic coastline views, acre after acre of almond groves, forest fires, and Venice Beach, to name a few things. Thanks to friends and colleagues, we had a long list of […]