Category: Entertainment

Beat this! Only ’21,’ Adele reaches perfection 0

Beat this! Only ’21,’ Adele reaches perfection

What a difference two years makes. Adele underscores the point right in the titles of her CDs. She named her first “19,” after her age when she recorded it. Twenty-four months later, she has dubbed the new one “21,” but the growth spurt it measu…
Egyptian Father Names Baby ‘Facebook’ 0

Egyptian Father Names Baby ‘Facebook’

A couple in Egypt has named its newly born daughter ‘Facebook’ to honour the role the social networking site played in the 18-day protests in the Arab country that resulted in the ouster of lontime President Hosni Mubarak. Jamal Ibrahim, the 20-som…
The Legend of Zelda celebrates 25th Birthday 0

The Legend of Zelda celebrates 25th Birthday

The high fantasy action adventure, ‘The Legend of Zelda’ celebrated its 25th anniversary on yesterday (21st February, 2011). The very first copy of the game was sold in Japan for Famicom on 21st February, 1986. &nbsp…
Incredible Coral Reef Village Design Unveiled 0

Incredible Coral Reef Village Design Unveiled

We’ve seen quite a few proposals for the reconstruction of Haiti and architect Vincent Callebaut has now unveiled his own contribution – a utopian eco village inspired by coral. Called Coral Reef, the plug-in building for 1,000 Haitian families wou…
Kid on album cover now Smashing Pumpkins bassist 0

Kid on album cover now Smashing Pumpkins bassist

Bass guitarist Nicole Fiorentino officially joined The Smashing Pumpkins in 2010 – but she scored her first gig with the band nearly two decades earlier. Fiorentino, 31, has revealed she was one of the two young girls photographed for the icon…
No-pants riders in Taiwan – Video 0

No-pants riders in Taiwan – Video

No-pants riders hit Taiwan this week. Though it might be more accurate to say panty riders for the lack of photos or videos of boxer wearing men. There’s plenty of photos of the panty wearing subway riders (click link for photos) of course. N…
‘Unknown,’ Starring Liam Neeson 0

‘Unknown,’ Starring Liam Neeson

Liam Neeson’s latter-day renaissance as an unlikely action star should give hope to performers and viewers of a certain age (i.e., over 40) everywhere. While that irrepressible exhibitionist Helen Mirren, born in 1945, continues to inspire legion…
The Most Controversial Video Game Characters 0

The Most Controversial Video Game Characters

A multi-billion dollar industry and a beloved pastime for millions around the world, video games have also been the source of bitter controversies over the years. When so many games enjoy large audiences of both children and adults, questions ar…