Bus driver furious with woman who coughed on his bus, then died yesterday from coronavirus
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Bus driver furious with woman who coughed on his bus, then died yesterday from coronavirus

On March 21, Detroit bus driver Jason Hargrove, 50, posted this video on Facebook. He was frustrated that a woman had openly coughed on his bus without thinking about others. “I ain’t blaming nobody, nobody but the woman who did this shit,” he said. “For us to get through this …

Paul McCartney's 'No More Lonely Nights' (1984)
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Paul McCartney’s ‘No More Lonely Nights’ (1984)

I enjoyed this period of Paul and sort of fondly remember the movie Give My Regards to Broad Street but it was completely unmemorable. Woke up with this stuck in my head tho. Continue Reading…

Soul legend Bill Withers, singer of
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Soul legend Bill Withers, singer of “Lean on Me” and “Lovely Day,” RIP

The great soul singer-songwriter Bill Withers has died of heart complications. The three-time Grammy winner was 81. Withers is best known for his hits “Lean on Me,” “Lovely Day,” “Ain’t No Sunshine,” and “Just the Two of Us” but he has penned and sung dozens of masterpieces. In 1985, after …

Animated version of the 'Star Wars Episode 9' that could have been
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Animated version of the ‘Star Wars Episode 9’ that could have been

Fans have pined away for the Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Collin Trevorrow was set to direct. This animated version show just how much better it would have been… Continue Reading…

Watch: New 'Republicans for Law' ad shows GOP voters who no longer support Trump
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Watch: New ‘Republicans for Law’ ad shows GOP voters who no longer support Trump

Here’s a new ad, from the GOP anti-Trump group Republicans for Law, showing GOP voters who no longer support Trump because of his incompetent response to the coronavirus. Summed up: “Even though I’ve been a Republican all my life, I can’t support Trump and his response to the coronavirus is …

Thao & The Get Down Stay Down's wonderful new Zoom music video
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Thao & The Get Down Stay Down’s wonderful new Zoom music video

The wonderful weird alt.folk noise pop band Thao & The Get Down Stay Down released a new music video today shot entirely using Zoom videoconferencing. It’s a radically creative clip for an equally rad tune, “Phenom.” Thao & The Get Down Stay Down’s new album Temple is out next month. …

Two brilliant Zoom background pranks
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Two brilliant Zoom background pranks

Today I made a Zoom background of myself accidentally walking in on myself in a Zoom meeting. pic.twitter.com/Rl2AsjfZ7V — Dan Crowd (@itsdancrowd) April 3, 2020 Prankster creativity from video producer Dan Crowd (above) and motion graphics designer Metehan Korkmazel. I had the same like multiple instances of me hanging around. …

T-Mobile family plans will include Quibi free for one year
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T-Mobile family plans will include Quibi free for one year

Just yesterday, T-Mobile finally completed its Sprint merger. Today, it has more big news. When Quibi launches on April 6th, T-Mobile customers on the Magenta family plan will get a free year of the mobile-first video service. After a year of both fr… Continue Reading…

Musicians can power their Twitch streams with Dolby audio on iOS
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Musicians can power their Twitch streams with Dolby audio on iOS

With their touring schedules on hold for the time being, many musicians are turning to Twitch to stream gigs from home and try to make a living. While they might have all the recording gear and instruments they need, they might not necessarily have a… Continue Reading…

Corgi realizes rock is alive
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Corgi realizes rock is alive

Turbo the corgi had no idea the rock could move. Just so everyone knows the turtle in the video is not a tortoise but in fact an eastern box turtle! Which is actually part of the Terrapene family. Continue Reading…