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Samantha Bee’s ‘Not the White House Correspondents Dinner’ to air on Twitter

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On the same weekend as the annual White House Correspondents Dinner, Samantha Bee and her team from Full Frontal on TBS will host a red carpet event followed by a special taping of the show.

Proceeds from Not the White House Correspondents Dinner will go to the Committee to Protect Journalists, and the entire event will be broadcast uncensored on Twitter.

“The teens who run our social media accounts said we should do this, and honestly, I was about three margaritas in at the time, so I…

Harry Styles has a curious reaction to rumors he auditioned for ‘Star Wars’

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Could Harry Styles have been our young Han Solo?

Well, that’s certainly a pervasive rumor — one which Graham Norton attempted to unpack once and for all on Friday’s show. Of course, Harry remained tight-lipped about the whole thing, but he did kind of smile? And he did a weird thing with his lips?

In any event, this is a two-minute video of Harry Styles’ face, so you really have no reason not to watch it. Read more…

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‘The X-Files’ revival is being revived for another 10 episodes on Fox

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The truth is still out there, and so is The X-Files. Fox has renewed the beloved sci-fi franchise for another season, following the ratings success of last year’s revival.

Season 11 will once again be executive-produced by creator Chris Carter, with stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson returning in their roles as FBI Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully.

How to watch Mark Zuckerberg’s keynote at the Facebook F8 conference

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Facebook will soon kick off one of its biggest events of the year: its annual F8 developer conference. In addition to the annual updates on the number of users across platforms, the company is expected to comment on social VR, the battle against “false news” and more.

Mark Zuckerberg’s keynote will kick off beginning at 10 a.m. PT Tuesday when he is scheduled to take the stage at San Jose McEnery Convention Center. Zuck has also been…

5 questions we want Facebook to answer at F8

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It’s that time of year againFacebook is gearing up for its biggest event of the year.

The company’s F8 developer conference is set to kick off Tuesday and there will likely be no shortage of news coming out of the two-day event.

Rihanna shined bright like a diamond in her one of kind Coachella outfit

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Rihanna is Coachella fashion.

Kangaroos overran an Australian country club, and made golf better than ever

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Australia is an amazing place. Not only are its golf courses beautiful, but one allows you to play your 18 holes in the company of a large crowd of kangaroos. We literally can’t think of anything else we’d rather spend our time doing.

Just kidding, these kangaroos were not put onto the golf course of Sanctuary Point Country Club on purpose. No one seems certain of how the roos got there, but they certainly didn’t seem to mind sharing their space with golfers who attempted to play around…

Tips and strategies for taking down ‘Overwatch: Uprising’

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Overwatch feels a lot different when you’re gunning down an army of mindless robots.

The latest event for Blizzard Entertainment’s hit game — called Uprising — takes a break from the usual PvP action. Instead, it sends four players off on a mission to push back against an evil robot uprising.

If you checked out the Halloween Terror event, Uprising represents an evolution. In Terror, four pre-selected heroes squared off…

This mind-blowing ‘Doctor Who’ street art is full of hidden Easter eggs

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To celebrate the fact that Doctor Who season 10 is now only a matter of days away, the TARDIS — and its current occupants — have touched down in London.

On Wednesday, Peter Capaldi and his new companion Pearl Mackie appeared at the Southbank to pose next to some fairly spectacular pavement art.

Epic.

Epic.

Image: Ray Tang/LNP/REX/Shutterstock

As far as marketing stunts go, you’ve got to hand it to the BBC. This…

82-year-old woman spins hot beats as a club DJ in trendy Tokyo

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Japan’s first octogenarian DJ can spin a mean beat.

82-year-old Sumiko Iwamuro, who goes by “DJ Sumirock,” is a monthly fixture at DecabarZ, a club in the heart of Shinjuku, Tokyo.

And boy can she play.