Playing to Empty Seats: How Daytime and Late-Night TV Hosts Attempted to Forge Ahead Without Studio Audiences

RELATED STORIES “The show must go on,” as the saying goes — and many a show tried to do just that, as coronavirus panic started to set in across the country. Over the last few days, before the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention declared COVID-19 a pandemic, a number of daytime and late-night series […]

TV’s Harley Quinn Set Stage for Birds of Prey: Playing Without Joker Is Aces

RELATED STORIES One of the exciting things about the upcoming Birds of Prey movie is getting to see Harley Quinn on her own, instead of as Joker’s sidekick. But if you can’t wait, there’s already a series that portrays just that: DC Universe’s Harley Quinn. The adult animated series, which premiered on the DC Universe streaming […]

Empire Boss Eyeing Jussie Smollett for Possible Finale Comeback: ‘It Would Be Weird to End the Show Without Him’

RELATED STORIES Empire may be getting the band back together for one final encore. Showrunner Brett Mahoney tells TVLine that discussions are underway to possibly have embattled former cast member Jussie Smollett return as Jamal before the show wraps its six-season run this spring. “It would be weird in my mind to end this family show […]

Queen Elizabeth II: The one thing the monarch refuses to travel without

Queen Elizabeth II is the most important member of the royal family and has fine-tuned her own travel desires during her lifetime. The Queen and Prince Philip, 97, once had the luxury of their own ship, the Royal Yacht Britannia – a vessel that also served as a place far from the cameras of the […]

Next Windows 10 version will let you search without Cortana’s involvement

Enlarge / The Cortana button is now no longer part of the search box. (credit: Microsoft) Today’s Insider build of Windows 10, number 18317, changes how search and Cortana are used, as Microsoft is working to reposition Cortana as a productivity-focused digital assistant and integrate search with Office 365. Currently, Windows 10 has a single […]

Ford’s 2020 Explorer Hybrid adds range without losing storage capacity

While Ford already revealed its redesigned Explorer SUV, today at the Detroit Auto Show we’re learning more about the new Hybrid version. Ford claims that this year it’s introducing a whole slew of hybrid vehicles that combine performance and extended range via their efficiency, and this one is just the first. While we don’t have […]

Lakers boss Luke Walton SLAMS two stars after ANOTHER loss without LeBron James

The Lakers are now 1-5 without LeBron James this season with the NBA superstar currently out injured. The Lakers were also missing Rajon Rondo (finger surgery) and Kyle Kuzma (lower back contusion). Walton’s side got off to a terrible start, trailing 26-5 midway through the first quarter. And the Lakers coach wants to see more […]

11 science-backed ways to lose weight without going on a diet

Shutterstock Going on a diet is a losing game. Some research suggests more than nine out of every 10 people who try to diet will fail. Even people who are able to diet successfully often fight a tough battle against the body’s evolutionarily savvy attempts to store extra energy. In fact, scientists have found that […]