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Sonic the Hedgehog is now a symbol of the anti-fascist resistance and we‘re here for it

Sonic, SEGA‘s iconic and adorable racing videogame hedgehog who even has a protein named after him has become the symbol of anti-facist resistance and we‘re so here for it. SEE ALSO: Charlottesville really happened. Don‘t look away. It all started after U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal shared a photo of himself speaking at a peaceful rally in West Hartford, Connecticut, just one of many vigils and solidarity marches across the

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This tiny moment from the ‘Game of Thrones‘ Ep 6 trailer hints at a big death

Warning: Contains icy spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 6. You‘ve probably already seen the trailer for next week‘s Game of Thrones episode, but it might be time to watch again. SEE ALSO: ‘Game of Thrones‘ fans have deciphered the hidden note Arya found in Ep 5 In particular, pay attention to the very brief shot of the Hound casually crush the skull of this dead guy (it takes place around the 0:31 mark):

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No, these pictures are not from the recent racist rally in Charlottesville

A number of images have gone viral on Twitter following clashes at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend. But the images are actually from previous rallies and one is not even from Charlottesville. SEE ALSO: Charlottesville really happened. Don‘t look away. One photo shows a black officer guarding Ku Klux Klan members, neo-Nazis and people brandishing the confederate flag: Confederate flags, Nazi salutes,

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SpaceX is planning to do something really cool today

SpaceX has an uncanny way of making the most amazing spaceflight events seem routine. If you need proof of that look no further than the Elon Musk-founded company‘s plans for Monday. At 12:31 p.m. ET, SpaceX is planning to launch a Falcon 9 rocket stacked with a Dragon cargo spacecraft loaded down with supplies for the astronauts aboard the International Space Station. SEE ALSO: Elon Musk reveals SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch animation, and it

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The difference in these shoes for girls and boys shows sexism is very much alive

A UK shoe shop with a "gender neutral ethos" has been accused of sexism after customers noticed a considerable difference in the naming of its shoe ranges for boys and girls. SEE ALSO: People are freaking out over these ‘sexist‘ T-shirts for kids Miranda Williams who was shopping for school shoes for her children spotted that Clarks‘ school shoes range for girls features a pair of shoes named "Dolly Babe Jnr." But, the name of

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14 people on TripAdvisor who were so disappointed by Big Ben

The world‘s most recognisable timepiece is about to go silent after 157 years. At noon on Monday, August 21, Big Ben will sound its last bong for four years. Elizabeth Tower, which is home to Big Ben and the Great Clock, will be undergoing renovations and it‘s necessary to stop the bell for the safety of the workers. SEE ALSO: Little girl sends BBC anxious letter about Big Ben, gets the perfect reply If you want to win an award for pe

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The LG V30 will recognize your face even when its screen is off

After telling us all about the upcoming V30‘s dual camera and huge OLED screen, LG has now shared some details about the smartphone‘s new UI, which includes several visual and functional enhancements and an important security feature. According to the company, users will be able to unlock the LG V30 "instantaneously" with the selfie cam‘s face recognition feature, which works even when the phone‘s screen is off, and doesn&

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Why chilling statues of women have appeared in buses in South Korea

If you happen to hop on a bus in South Korea, you might just come across one of these female statues. The statues are meant to pay tribute to "comfort women" women in occupied countries who were forced to work in Japanese military brothels, during World War II. SEE ALSO: Japan‘s prime minister stops short of apology for WWII actions They were installed in five buses across Seoul, to commemorate international "comfort women" day, which fell

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Why chilling female statues have appeared in buses in South Korea

If you happen to hop on a bus in South Korea, you might just come across one of these female statues. The statues are meant to pay tribute to "comfort women" women in occupied countries who were forced to work in Japanese military brothels, during World War II. SEE ALSO: Japan‘s prime minister stops short of apology for WWII actions They were installed in five buses across Seoul, to commemorate international "comfort women" day, which fell

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‘Game of Thrones‘ fans have deciphered the hidden note Arya found in Ep 5

Warning: Contains sneaky, sneaky spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5. In the world of Westeros, no piece of text however briefly it flashes up on the screen is safe from scrutiny. If it‘s there to be deciphered, you can count on Reddit to do the heavy lifting. SEE ALSO: The subtle clue about Dany and Jon in this ‘Game of Thrones‘ photo The note Arya found hidden in Littlefinger‘s mattress during Sunday&lsquo

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GoDaddy bans neo-Nazi site after cretinous Charlottesville article

The US neo-Nazi site the Daily Stormer has 24 hours to find another internet provider after it published a disparaging article about woman who was killed during protests in Charlottesville. SEE ALSO: Charlottesville really happened. Don‘t look away. 32 year old Heather Heyer died after a car ran into a crowd of peaceful protesters, demonstrating against a white supremacist rally. Some Twitter users, including women‘s rights campaigner

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Look closely at this MacBook Air that was made entirely out of Lego bricks

No, this model of a MacBook Air definitely did not have us fooled. A Japanese student built a MacBook Air entirely from Legos and it‘s so convincing you‘ll do a double take. SEE ALSO: Lego Boost can turn anyone into a robot genius The student, who studies at the University of Tokyo, tweeted out his creation, which has now gone viral for obvious reasons. pic.twitter.com/HQa9IqiThS (@877dance) August 7, 2017 Here‘s a close u

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Van Gogh‘s iconic ‘Sunflowers‘ paintings will be reunited for the first time ever, on Facebook VR

For years, Van Gogh‘s iconic Sunflowers paintings have been scattered across the world, displayed in museums across Tokyo, London, Amsterdam, Munich and Philadelphia. But they‘ll get a chance to come together for the first time in history thanks to Facebook. SEE ALSO: ‘Starry Night‘ Most-Loved Painting on Google A virtual exhibition which sees all five paintings housed together in one gallery, presented in a 360 video, is

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Tiny ‘gym in a box‘ wants you to get fit during your lunch break

If you‘ve been tempted to go for a short run during your lunch break, this new idea from Beijing might appeal to you. 24-hour "gyms in a box" have started popping up in China‘s capital. SEE ALSO: Affordable AirPod alternatives are a thing and may be more fun Most of the early versions appear to be air-conditioned, with a treadmill in its small 4 sqm (43 sqft) space, and a TV screen. Image: weibo Image: WEIBOTo use it, you can find

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Justin Bieber messaged a gym about a girl, but she‘s already taken

Fitness on Broughton, a local gym in Savannah, Georgia, has found itself talked about a lot recently. It‘s been thrust into the spotlight by none other than Justin Bieber, who sent a direct message to the gym‘s Instagram page asking about a girl he saw in an Instagram video. SEE ALSO: Justin Bieber is getting into the plain white tee business The video was of front desk employee Jessica Gober, who promoting an energy drink on sale. Yo

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Wait, the price of Bitcoin is how much?

In early March, the price of one bitcoin surpassed the price of an ounce of gold, which was 1,227 at the time. The price of the yellow-tinted precious metal and the increasingly popular cryptocurrency aren‘t related in any meaningful way, but the event was notable as Bitcoin is often referred to as the digital gold, since it‘s a store of value that doesn‘t suffer from inflation. That feels like ancient history now that the price

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Classy football fan brings his own cheese plate to the game

Sometimes you‘re too fancy for a limp, overpriced hot dog. Like this dude who brought his own cheese platter during an Australian rules football match between the Melbourne Demons and St Kilda Football Club on Sunday. SEE ALSO: Adorable cat runs on field at Major League Baseball game and does NOT want to leave Look, we‘re not going to lie, bringing your own cheese platter for instant consumption sounds like quite the idea. The occasio

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‘Wonder Woman‘ scores at the Teen Choice Awards

Months after reigning supreme at the box office, Wonder Woman won‘t stop winning. The film scored a bunch of accolades in the action genre at the 2017 Teen Choice Awards on Sunday. SEE ALSO: ‘Wonder Woman‘ is coming soon to a living room near you, with one sweet extra Wonder Woman beat strong contenders Logan and billion-dollar flick, The Fate of the Furious, in winning Choice Action Movie. It was also nominated for Choice Summ

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‘Game of Thrones‘ episode 5 sets up a Westerosi Western that we want. Right. Now.

This recap is dark and full of spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 7, episode 5, "Eastwatch." Two queens at war. Neither can see past each other to the far greater threat. Each needs to be convinced, immediately, or this whole Westeros thing goes to hell. And so the many men beneath their heels must go forth and bring forth the evidence. An adventure is required. A posse is formed. Next up: A Westerosi Western. SEE ALSO: Bronn from ‘Game of

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Gilly‘s nighttime reading on ‘Game of Thrones‘ may have just changed everything

Sometimes, Game of Thrones characters spend years chasing mysteries, risking life and limb to dig up secrets that have the potential to shake up the entire playing board as we know it. And then other times, they casually stumble across them while enjoying a bit of light bedtime reading. SEE ALSO: The subtle clue about Dany and Jon in this ‘Game of Thrones‘ photo In this week‘s episode of Game of Thrones, Gilly unearths a bombshe

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Winter is here and so is the Night King in next week‘s ‘Game of Thrones‘

Shit‘s about to get real on Game of Thrones, and that probably means the body count is about to rise. We all know that the penultimate episode of every season is when the dragon dung hits the fan, and with only seven episodes in Season 7, the sixth installment promises to be a showstopper, as Jon and his allies venture North of the Wall to capture a White Walker and blow this whole conspiracy wide open. It‘ll be Jon‘s first

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‘Game of Thrones‘ brought back someone we‘ve sorely missed, and we‘re screaming

Spoilers below for Game of Thrones Season 7, episode 5. So don‘t act like you haven‘t been warned. Game of Thrones is in the business of reunions and resurrecting old favorites this season, and "Eastwatch" brought back none other than King Robert Baratheon‘s beloved bastard Gendry. The blacksmith‘s apprentice who fled King‘s Landing with Arya Stark and sailed away from Stannis Baratheon waaaaayyyyy back in Season 3 r

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Apparently ‘Game of Thrones‘ dragons enjoy the smell of Jon Snow

Spoilers below for Game of Thrones Season 7, episode 5. So don‘t act like you haven‘t been warned. We FINALLY learned last year that Jon Snow is, in fact, a Targaryen. And it looks like the dragons have now caught wind of it, too. During tonight‘s "Eastwatch," as Dany flew back to Dragonstone on Drogon after wholesomely burning alive a father and his son, we saw Khaleesi‘s favorite son saunter right up to Jon, who was broo

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Bruno Mars donates 1 million to Flint water crisis

Singer Bruno Mars announced at a concert in Auburn Hills, Michigan that he donated 1 million to aid the Flint water crisis. "Tonight I want to donate 1 million dollars, to our brothers and sisters in Flint, Michigan," Mars announced to the crowd, which immediately erupted in approval. Mars, along with show promoter Live Nation, donated proceeds from the sold out show to the Community Foundation of Greater Flint. SEE ALSO: Michigan governor&ls

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