‘The Nun’ Early Buzz: A Weak Entry in the ‘Conjuring’ Universe Offers Jump Scares and Little Else

This weekend brings The Nun to theaters, adding another origin story to one of the horrors from the Conjuring universe. However, fans looking for any proper explanation as to where this demonic woman of the clergy comes from may walk away disappointed. Instead, you’ll be treated to 90 minutes of jump scares and a lot of […]

Fear TWD Recap: Flavor of the Weak — Plus, the 'Filthy Woman' Strikes

As if we weren’t ’shipping Fear the Walking Dead’s June and John hard enough! Sunday’s episode began with the erstwhile Naomi killing time while stranded post-storm with Al by watching and rewatching her fella’s video interview. Then, keeping tears out of her eyes if not her voice, she hoped against hope that he’d hear when […]

‘No place for the weak’: Netanyahu threatens Iran & Syria at nuclear reactor ceremony

Israel will oppose Iranian presence in Syria with the same zeal it worked to destroy the nuclear deal, and hurt “whoever tries to hurt us,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said as he dedicated a nuclear reactor facility. The Middle East is “no place for the weak. The weak crumble, are slaughtered and are erased from […]

Trump says the US won’t endorse the G7 joint statement, calls Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ‘dishonest & weak’

Associated Press/Evan Vucci President Donald Trump on Saturday tweeted the US won’t endorse the joint statement from the Group of Seven summit, and threatened auto tariffs. He rebuked Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for being “dishonest & weak” and making “false statements.” President Donald Trump on Saturday tweeted that he would not endorse the joint […]

Brexit fear, a weak dollar, and a global market rout pushed the FTSE 100 to its worst 3 months since the financial crisis

Britain’s benchmark share index, the FTSE 100, had its worst quarter since the financial crisis to begin the year. The FTSE 100 dropped as much as 8% in the first three months of 2018. A combination of a global market sell-off, uncertainty about Brexit, and a weaker dollar pushed the index down. LONDON — Britain’s […]

Sea of Thieves makes a weak, meandering first impression

Enlarge / High boredom on the high seas. (credit: Rare) Sea of Thieves leaves a bewildering first impression, a magnificent second one, and, so far, a disappointing lasting taste. The piratical goof-’em-up does almost nothing to explain itself, and much of the game’s joy is in discovering how to navigate and progress through its multiplayer […]

Alex Harvey was robbed of a medal by IOC's weak response to Russian doping

Remember when Russia ran a state-led doping system, cheating numerous hard-working Olympians of a level playing field, and robbing the Olympic movement of the ideals that make the Games so precious? The IOC doesn’t. With news of Russia’s Olympic reinstatement, every medal won by the country continues to carry an air of suspicion, including the 17 medals […]

Your words have been ‘pathetically weak’: Marco Rubio gets an earful at CNN town hall on Parkland shooting

CNN The father of a Parkland school shooting victim criticized Rep. Sen. Marco Rubio during a CNN town-hall event. Rubio appeared to agree with the idea of enacting new gun measures, including raising the age limit to purchase AR-15-style rifles. But he stopped short of supporting a ban on assault-style weapons. The father of a […]