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Steve Carell is a stress-eating Santa in sweet commercial for grinchy Xfinity

Fans of The Office may have loved Steve Carell playing Santa in a holiday commercial released on Thanksgiving Day, but there‘s more to the story of the new Christmas ad. The commercial shows a bossy but charming Carell telling his elves to figure out Christmas because the regular ol‘ gifts aren‘t going to cut it this year. After many failed attempts, one elf has an epiphany: What people need is the feeling of togetherness! A

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How to give a good gift when you can‘t see the person *in* person

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Steve Carell‘s Santa preaches togetherness in sweet Xfinity ad, after Xfinity caps internet usage

Fans of The Office may have loved Steve Carell playing Santa in a holiday commercial released on Thanksgiving Day, but there‘s more to the story of the new Christmas ad. The commercial shows a bossy but charming Carell telling his elves to figure out Christmas because the regular ol‘ gifts aren‘t going to cut it this year. After many failed attempts, one elf has an epiphany: What people need is the feeling of togetherness! A

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Need a new hobby? Treat yourself to a camera this Black Friday.

The best deals on cameras to shop on Black Friday: OUR TOP PICK: Sony a7 III with 28-70mm lens save 300 BEST FOR VIDEO: Canon EOS RP with 24-105mm lens save 400 BEST FOR TRAVEL: Nikon D500 with 16-80mm lens save 570 While life probably doesn‘t feel the most exciting right now thanks to the pandemic, there‘s still plenty of beauty worth capturing. Whether you‘re a seasoned photographer or looking to pick up a new hobby, there&l

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There are plenty of dash cams on sale this Black Friday

Check out Black Friday savings on dash cams: OUR TOP PICK: Vantrue N2 Pro Uber Dual 1080P dash cam save 80 BEST FOR A DISPLAY SCREEN: Garmin Dash Cam 46 save 20 BEST CHEAP DASH CAM: Aukey mini dash cam save 8.40 If you drive a vehicle, you should consider getting a dash cam. They‘re great for insurance records if you happen to get in an accident; plus, they capture some of the crazy shit that happens on the road. There are quite a few d

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Steve Carell‘s Santa preaches togetherness in sweet Xfinity commercial, after Xfinity caps internet data

Fans of The Office may have loved Steve Carell playing Santa in a holiday commercial released on Thanksgiving Day, but there‘s more to the story of the new Christmas ad. The commercial shows a bossy but charming Carell telling his elves to figure out Christmas because the regular ol‘ gifts aren‘t going to cut it this year. After many failed attempts, one elf has an epiphany: What people need is the feeling of togetherness! A

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Save 500 on the trendy Mirror workout system for Black Friday

SAVE 500: Bring a smart gym to your home with Mirror, on sale for 1,245 with code BLACKFRIDAY20 as of Nov. 26. If those YouTube workout videos just aren‘t cutting it and you‘re missing fitness classes now more than ever, Mirror will bring a boutique fitness class experience to your home in a polished package that only needs a few feet of wall space. It‘s also on sale for 500 off this Black Friday. While the Mirror is admittedly

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This 2020 MacBook Air is less than 800 for Black Friday

SAVE 199.01: The early 2020 MacBook Air has dropped another 100 for Black Friday. Get one as of Nov. 26 for only 799.99. If you‘ve been waiting until Black Friday to score a sweet deal on a new laptop, we have news for you: The MacBook Air that was released in early 2020 has dropped down to 799.99. Shoutout to Apple‘s new MacBook drop for dropping the price on the previous model. Sure, the new MacBook Air that was just released is co

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Shop Chromebooks for less than 500 this Black Friday

Save on Chromebooks this Black Friday: OUR TOP PICK: Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 2-in-1 laptop save 83.99 BEST BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Acer Chromebook 514 save 65 BEST CHEAP CHROMEBOOK: Samsung Chromebook 4 save 40 Chromebooks are nice, cheap alternatives to fancy laptops like MacBooks. They usually have less RAM and storage, but they work perfectly well for everyday use. As of Nov. 26, Amazon has a selection of Chromebooks on sale for Black Fri

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The best new podcasts of 2020

Podcasts are hitting different in 2020. After coronavirus forced all of us into quarantine and the entertainment industry at large into indefinite hiatus, podcasting found new relevance. Offering entertainment, companionship, and basically the only new content that can be responsibly created while social distancing, in a lot of ways podcasts have been the salve we all needed throughout the pandemic. But with so many new ones coming out on a daily

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The best Black Friday deals for giving your kitchen a little TLC

Here are the best deals as of Nov. 26 to deck out your kitchen before you deck the halls this holiday season: OUR TOP PICK: Ninja Foodi TenderCrisp 8-in-1 6.5-Quart Pressure Cooker save 90 BEST STAND MIXER DEAL: KitchenAid Classic tilt-head stand mixer save 70 BEST INSTANT POT DEAL: Instant Pot Evo Plus pressure cooker save 50.04 The holidays may look a little different this year, but Black Friday is still the best time to purchase all your m

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AirPods Pro are officially the cheapest they‘ve ever been

Save 79.01: AirPods Pro have dropped to their lowest price ever at just 169.99 on Amazon, down from 249. We knew Walmart was going to drop AirPods Pro down to 169 for Black Friday, and, unsurprisingly, they‘ve already sold out. Luckily, in typical Amazon fashion, the retail giant has price matched well, sort of. AirPods Pro are going for 169.99 at Amazon, so it‘s 99 cents more than Walmart, but you can actually add them to your cart

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Crypto exchange Coinbase comments on negative ‘New York Times‘ story that hasn‘t been published yet

The New York Times is (probably) about to publish a story about cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase. But we‘re not reading about it on the news outlet‘s website, because Coinbase has taken the highly unusual step of publishing some of the details about the forthcoming story itself, in order to mitigate the damage. According to Coinbase‘s blog post, the NYT will publish the story somewhere between now and Sunday. The article, Coinba

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Netflix‘s ‘The Prom‘ gets glittering, star-studded trailer with big musical numbers

Ryan Murphy‘s star-studded upcoming love letter to musicals for Netflix, The Prom, has dropped its first official trailer, following a delightful teaser released in October. An adaptation of the Tony-nominated 2018 Broadway musical, The Prom sees Meryl Streep as Dee Dee Allen and James Corden as Barry Glickman, two New York stage stars whose latest Broadway show tanks. Meanwhile, Indiana high school student Emma Nolan (Jo Ellen Pellman)

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I will forever embrace the teen angst of 2000s pop punk

Welcome toNo Shame November! This week we‘re diving into the pop culture we love that society tells us we shouldn‘t. I‘m pretty sure 2000s pop punk is the only thing that got me through my teenage years, and it‘s still helping me through life now. The music of this era came from bands now with matured sounds like Fall Out Boy, Paramore, and Panic! At the Disco. It was known for its upbeat tempos, blaring guitars, moody

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Shudder‘s gory ‘The Pale Door‘ trailer splices witches with western outlaws

There are a desert-load of great western movies out there, and there are also more awesome witch flicks than you can shake a broomstick at. But what if you want both at the same time? Enter The Pale Door. Aaron B Koontz‘ latest Shudder offering takes real 19th century outlaws the Dalton Gang and places them in a coven masquerading as a brothel. The result is a mashup of gunslingers and witches that we never knew we needed, the trailer f

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Shudder‘s ‘The Pale Door‘ trailer splices witches with western outlaws

There are a desert-load of great western movies out there, and there are also more awesome witch flicks than you can shake a broomstick at. But what if you want both at the same time? Enter The Pale Door. Aaron B Koontz‘ latest Shudder offering takes real 19th century outlaws the Dalton Gang and places them in a coven masquerading as a brothel. The result is a mashup of gunslingers and witches that we never knew we needed, the trailer f

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Add your favorite apps to any TV with Fire TV and Roku devices on sale for Black Friday

Save up to 20: Turn any TV into a smart TV with streaming sticks from Amazon and Roku on sale for Black Friday. Streaming has saved our ass this year. And after steamrolling through so much content, finding new stuff to fill your time this socially-distant winter might require signing up for a new streaming service. Black Friday is the best time to do so (Sling TV and Peacock are both having Black Friday sales), and is also the best time to inve

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The best Black Friday VPN deals: ExpressVPN, NordVPN, PureVPN, and more in 2020

We‘ve checked all the best VPN deals from Black Friday 2020, and we‘ll be posting a handpicked selection of the very best offers on this page. If you‘re looking for something else, we recommend checking out the following pages: Black Friday Deals (UK) Black Friday Gaming Deals (UK) Black Friday Laptop Deals (UK) Black Friday TV Deals (UK) BEST BLACK FRIDAY VPN DEAL: WATCH U.S. NETFLIX IN THE UK

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From Hulu to Apple Music, here are the best streaming deals of Black Friday 2020

Here are the best Black Friday deals on streaming services and subscriptions as of Nov. 26: BEST TV/MOVIE STREAMING DEAL: Hulu 1.99/month for 12 months BEST MUSIC STREAMING DEAL: Apple Music get four months free through Best Buy As we all prepare to hunker down hard for winter, the holiday season‘s streaming deals couldn‘t have arrived at a better moment. This Black Friday (like many Black Fridays before it) has brought us some of

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Snuggle away your 2020 stress with a weighted blanket on sale for Black Friday

Here are the top Black Friday deals on weighted blankets to keep you calm and cozy as of Nov. 26: OUR TOP PICK: YnM 15 pound 48"x72" weighted blanket save 40.75 BEST CHUNKY KNIT WEIGHTED BLANKET: YnM Knitted Weighted Blanket save 10 with coupon BEST STYLISH WEIGHTED BLANKET: Beautyrest Duke Faux Fur 12 pound weighted blanket save 29 We don‘t need to tell you that everyone has been through a lot this year. If you‘re still feeling

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Need a new bed? These are the best Black Friday mattress deals.

Long weekends like Memorial Day are usually the best times to buy a mattress because they‘re notorious for great deals. But this Black Friday, we‘re seeing some pretty impressive mattress sales. Some companies are offering big chunks of change off their mattress prices while others throw in bonus accessories for free and some are even doing both. You‘ll also find a few sitewide sales so you can save on more than just mattresses

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Save an extra 40% on these 5 great password managers

It‘s hard to remember your passwords, especially if they‘re as strong as they should be. If you want to keep your passwords secure without constantly having to reset them, you need a password manager. Luckily, we‘re compiled five worthy options on sale for Black Friday (as of Nov. 26). Just enter code BFSAVE40 to save an extra 40%. Lifetime Subscriptions Sticky Password Premium: Lifetime Subscription Once you‘re logged in

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Space out in a zero-gravity massage chair that‘s over 65% off

TL;DR: Give yourself a reason to relax with a Zenith Plus 3D Zero Gravity Massage Chair for 3,199.20, a 65% savings as of Nov. 26. We‘ve all been through the wringer this year. And all that stress and anxiety can take a major toll not just on our mental health, but also on our physical health. That means aches, pains, and general discomfort. This Black Friday, save over 65% on this zero-gravity massage chair. This thing is a futuristic spa

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