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The 6 emotional stages of watching an awards show

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Finally, it’s awards season. FINALLY, VIPs of the stage and screen will congregate at some big theater, dressed to the nines (and some to the tens) in the hopes of being rewarded for their outstanding performances of the past year. The validation of their hard work and childhood dreams hangs in the balance, and it’s all broadcasted for your amusement.

Are you drunk with excitement yet? You bet you are.

These celebs won’t be the only ones riding rollercoasters of emotion that evening. You…

Super Bowl advertisers try to build suspense

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When commercials air on Super Bowl Sunday, most advertisers will see months of hard work and millions of dollars flash before them in a span of just about 30 seconds.

If viewers seem to like what they saw, their reward could be a spike in sales and brand awareness that repays the costs a couple times over in the long run

If not…well, there are some worst-case scenarios

Either way, many brands won’t have too much time afterwards to think about it

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Johnny Manziel’s dad fears for the fallen star’s life

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In August 2013, when Johnny Manziel was at the height of his college football mega-stardom, ESPN sent its best feature writer to Texas to profile him. Wright Thompson’s resulting piece, titled “The trouble with Johnny,” was dynamite

It portrayed a young man struggling to grapple with fame and success, and a father who feared for the boy’s future. Less than three years later, re-reading the words of Manziel’s father back then is chilling. Why? Here’s another quote, something Paul Manziel told…

Johnny Manziel’s dad fears for the fallen star’s life

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In August 2013, when Johnny Manziel was at the height of his college football mega-stardom, ESPN sent its best feature writer to Texas to profile him. Wright Thompson’s resulting piece, titled “The trouble with Johnny,” was dynamite

It portrayed a young man struggling to grapple with fame and success, and a father who feared for the boy’s future. Less than three years later, re-reading the words of Manziel’s father back then is chilling. Why? Here’s another quote, something Paul Manziel told…

Johnny Manziel’s dad fears for the fallen star’s life

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In August 2013, when Johnny Manziel was at the height of his college football mega-stardom, ESPN sent its best feature writer to Texas to profile him. Wright Thompson’s resulting piece, titled “The trouble with Johnny,” was dynamite

It portrayed a young man struggling to grapple with fame and success, and a father who feared for the boy’s future. Less than three years later, re-reading the words of Manziel’s father back then is chilling. Why? Here’s another quote, something Paul Manziel told…

Johnny Manziel’s dad fears for the fallen star’s life

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In August 2013, when Johnny Manziel was at the height of his college football mega-stardom, ESPN sent its best feature writer to Texas to profile him. Wright Thompson’s resulting piece, titled “The trouble with Johnny,” was dynamite

It portrayed a young man struggling to grapple with fame and success, and a father who feared for the boy’s future. Less than three years later, re-reading the words of Manziel’s father back then is chilling. Why? Here’s another quote, something Paul Manziel told…

Bernie Sanders wins the battle for most expressive eyeballs

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Let’s be honest, folks: Are you watching this debate for the substance or for all the things Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders does with his face?

Seriously though, has anyone ever weighed his options with his eyeballs more than Sanders has this debate?

Look at this guy:

Sanders’ face will also let you know when he’s digging what he just said:

I don’t know about you all, but I’d be into a facial…

Bernie Sanders wins the battle for most expressive eyeballs

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Let’s be honest, folks: Are you watching this debate for the substance or for all the things Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders does with his face?

Seriously though, has anyone ever weighed his options with his eyeballs more than Sanders has this debate?

Look at this guy:

Sanders’ face will also let you know when he’s digging what he just said:

I don’t know about you all, but I’d be into a facial…

Big Boi, like J. Lo and Britney, is doing a Las Vegas residency

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Make room, Britney and J. Lo: Big Boi is coming to The Strip.

The rapper, a.k.a. founding member of Atlanta duo Outkast, a.k.a.

North Korea plans long-range rocket launch in defiance of warnings

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SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea plans to launch a long-range rocket it claims is for an Earth observation satellite, but critics think it’s mounting a test of its ballistic missile technology instead, that could bring it closer to building a missile to reach as far as the U.S..

North Korea on Tuesday informed international organizations of its plans to launch an Earth observation satellite on a rocket between Feb. 8 and 25. If North Korea’s past patterns are any clue, angry warnings by its…