Picked Apart by Vultures: The Last Days of Stan Lee

You might expect Stan Lee, at age 95, to be enjoying the fruits of his many labors: Marvel Comics, the company he served as the former president and chairman of, dominates popular culture. Characters he co-created among them Spider-Man, Iron Man, X-Men, and the Avengers are household names. Hes a comics legend, with his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. When Marvel sold to Disney in 2010 for…

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Facebook retracted Zuckerbergs messages from recipients inboxes

You can’t remove Facebook messages from the inboxes of people you sent them to, but Facebook did that for Mark Zuckerberg and other executives. Three sources confirm to TechCrunch that old Facebook messages they received from Zuckerberg have disappeared from their Facebook inboxes, while their own replies to him conspicuously remain. An email receipt of a Facebook message from 2010 reviewed by TechCrunch proves Zuckerberg sent people messages that no…

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FIU bridge collapses; fatalities reported, Florida officials say

Video Sen. Bill Nelson: 6-10 deaths from FIU bridge collapse After a pedestrian bridge collapse at Florida International University, Florida Senator Bill Nelson shares what he is hearing from authorities. Several fatalities were reported after a newly installed pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, leaving eight vehicles trapped under the sprawling wreckage. The Florida Highway Patrol confirmed to Fox News there were several fatalities after the structure, touted…

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Shannon Beador Has ‘No Interest In Engaging In A War Of Words’ After Estranged Ex David Allegedly Shut Off Her Home’s Water Amid Divorce Proceedings!

Looks like there’s drama in SoCal. As we reported, Shannon Beador split from her husband David after 17 years of marriage — which really wasn’t a huge surprise if you’ve ever seen RHOC. Last Friday, the two reached a temporary settlement in their divorce, which has seemed to cause a bit of a stir on David’s end. The 53-year-old reality star was awarded joint legal and physical custody of their…

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Dutch lawyer is first person to be sentenced in Mueller probe, gets 30 days in prison

(CNN)A Dutch lawyer tied to former Trump deputy campaign chairman Rick Gates became the first person to be sentenced in Robert Mueller’s investigation when a federal judge sentenced him on Tuesday to spend 30 days in prison and pay a $20,000 fine after he admitted to lying to investigators. Van der Zwaan “took steps to ingratiate himself with” Gates and Manafort and hid that from his law firm, “and that’s…

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36 Ingenious Everyday Inventions Thatd Make Inspector Gadget Jealous

Inspector Gadget would definitely live up to his name if he had these 36 handy gadgets in his arsenal. We hope you find these handy products as awesome as we do. Just an FYI: 22Words is a participant in the Amazon affiliate program, and may receive a share of sales from links on this page. Advertisement This Apple Charging Stand Is Perfect via: Amazon This Apple stand charges your iPhone,…

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You Think Your Job Sucks? The Way This Asshole Client Bullied This Woman Will Seriously Infuriate You

If you hire a freelancer, you aren’t just paying for the materials they use; you’re also funding their time. But when somebody contacted crocheter Krafty Katt to commission her for a 120-150-hour project, they thought she’d offer a Walmart price. Shocked for no apparent reason, they started to bargain. “I’m just a hobby crocheter and trying to keep it that way,” Katt told Bored Panda. “I rarely do commissions, usually…

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Susan Rice, ex-Obama official, appointed to Netflix board of directors

Video Susan Rice blasts Trump’s ‘America First’ policy Former Obama national security adviser says the U.S. will lose its moral authority abroad. Former national security adviser and U.S. Ambassador Susan Rice now has a new role on Netflix’s board of directors, appearing to follow her former boss who is in reported “advanced negotiations” to create a series of shows with the streaming giant. The company made the announcement on Wednesday, with…

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Comedy legend Sir Ken Dodd dies, aged 90

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionKnown for his variety performances, Sir Ken Dodd was one of the most popular comedians of his time Sir Ken Dodd, creator of the Diddy Men and one of the most popular comedians of his time, has died aged 90. The Liverpool legend had recently been released from hospital after six weeks of treatment for a chest infection. On Friday, he had…

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Women Are Posting Reasons Why They Dont Take Their Husbands Name, And Chrissy Teigen Has The Best Response

Chrissy Teigen has become somewhat renowned for her witty, sassy comments on Twitter, and her latest reply is no exception. It all started with a viral tweet that said: “I’d really like to hear the reasoning behind women who won’t take their husband’s last name.” Good question right? Plenty of people clearly thought so, as it ignited a lively and positive debate and was widely shared. One of the things…

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Yoga with Adriene’s founder won YouTube with her message of self-love — and self-deprecating humor

Adriene Mishler isn't the only star of Yoga with Adriene. Her fans love her sidekick, Benji the blue heeler, almost as much as they love downward dog.Image: yoga with adriene/Mashable composite Adriene Mishler exudes plenty of mushy-gushy spiritual thinking, but the yoga evangelist embraces something else, too: self-deprecating humor. That’s part of what has made her so accessible to her 3.2 million YouTube subscribers. When she mentions self-love or chakras,…

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Modular sofa startup Burrow raises $14M

We’ve described Burrow as a startup thatbrings a Casper-style approach to sofas, so perhaps it’s no surprise that the company has raised funding from one of Casper’s investors. Burrow is announcing a $14 million Series A led by New Enterprise Associates. Correlation Ventures also participated in the round, as did previous investors Red & Blue Ventures and Y Combinator Continuity. (The startup went through the YC accelerator back in 2016.)…

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36 Ingenious Everyday Inventions Thatd Make Inspector Gadget Jealous

Inspector Gadget would definitely live up to his name if he had these 36 handy gadgets in his arsenal. We hope you find these handy products as awesome as we do. Just an FYI: 22Words is a participant in the Amazon affiliate program, and may receive a share of sales from links on this page. Advertisement This Apple Charging Stand Is Perfect via: Amazon This Apple stand charges your iPhone,…

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These are the 64 startups unveiled at Y Combinator W18 Demo Day 2

Microbiome therapeutics, Photoshop for augmented reality, and cancer treatments were some of the ideas presented at Day 2 of startup accelerator Y Combinator’s Winter 2018 Demo Day. YC is increasingly using its massive class size (141 startups this time around) to fund especially risky frontier technology and biotech moonshots, while tempering the portfolio with more predictable enterprise companies. Investors say that valuations for post-Demo Day raises have risen steeply recently….

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