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New element names are the scientific equivalent of dad jokes



Great news, chemistry geeks — the four new elements added to the periodic table last December have finally received their permanent names.

On Wednesday, the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) announced that the names for the new elements — with atomic numbers 113, 115, 117 and 118 — have officially been accepted, thus completing the periodic table’s seventh row.

The names were suggested back in…

31 matching holiday pajamas for the ultimate lounging experience



The best part of the holidays is spending much-needed quality time lounging with your family.

The holidays celebrate the gift of giving, making memories with your family and spending the entire day relaxing in pajamas. While you’re making coffee and opening presents, staying cozy is an essential part of the festivities.

Lupita Nyong’o recites insane stand up from famous comics on ‘Billy on the Street’



Here’s a video we didn’t know we needed.

Billy Eichner has taken his show to the streets again, this time with Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o.

Under the guise of preparing for her Netflix half-hour stand up special, Nyong’o recites some seriously racy jokes from famous male comics to unsuspecting pedestrians – and of course (being Lupita), she does not disappoint.

Watch the Queen of Katwe star deliver jokes from Bob Saget, Louis Ck, Daniel Tosh and Andrew Dice Clay above.

We would…

30 gifts for your cat, even if they’re an assh*le



They may be little monsters sometimes, they may ignore your calls and wake you up at the crack of dawn because they want food even though they have food in their bowl, but we love our cats regardless.

So don’t forget your feline friend when you’re shopping for gifts this year, because when you come home drunk after a day filled with family feuds, your cat will be there for you and will love you endlessly.

Are LED sneakers going to be the new Yeezys?



Light up Sketchers were fun, Heelys were cool, and Nike’s self-lacing sneakers are insane. What could possibly top them? Well, a new Indiegogo campaign by Vixole wants to bring you customizable LED sneakers. They’re controlled through an app that allows you to upload photos, illustrations or GIFs to illuminate the back of your kicks.

Chance the Rapper sends love to Kanye West after hospitalization



Chance the Rapper, also known as Kanye’s best prodigy, is kicking off a tour in Europe but managed to send a message of support to West from across the pond.

The Social Experiment joined Chance at the BBC 1Xtra Live Lounge on Tuesday morning. While there, Chance performed two songs and offered words of encouragement to his mentor.

Love you bro#VMAs2016 pic.twitter.com/qsb50vK3M9

— Lil Chano From 79th…

Check out the trailer for Crackle’s hilarous ‘SuperMansion’ Christmas special



LOS ANGELES — Sony’s Crackle is kicking off the holiday season with a Christmas special for its stop-motion comedy series SuperMansion.

Mashable is exclusively debuting the trailer above.

The half-hour special focuses on a dysfunctional group of self-righteous superheroes, The League of Freedom, who can’t agree on anything, but

Facebook’s fake news problem and fantasy sports: Listen to TCBC 9 with Jordan Crook


Facebook’s fake news problem and fantasy sports: Listen to TCBC 9 with Jordan Crook


Facebook’s fake news problem and fantasy sports: Listen to TCBC 9 with Jordan Crook