Call of Duty Advanced Warfare quick time events added VG Cats webcomic
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare received bad reviews for its use of the quick time event (QTE), which allows players to interact with cut scenes with the simple tap of a button. When the protagonist and antagonist (Kevin Spacey) attend a funeral for a fallen solider, the player is prompted to pay his respects by holding a button. More morose moments are reduced to QTEs in the latest VG Cats ... [Read More]
Guardians of the Galaxy gets super-sized parody
Guardians of the Galaxy plot holes get filled in a new parody by How It Should Have Ended. The 6-minute long video addresses everything from the improbable dance off scene to Yondu whistling armed guards to death without any of them taking the shot. Unfortunately, there's no mention of how the Walkman batteries are still working after all this time. If you thought the Howard the Duck cameo ... [Read More]
SNL Dudleys sitcom Woody Harrelson Kenan Thompson Uzo Aduba
Saturday Night Live host Woody Harrelson stars in a parody of politically correct sitcoms. CBS' The Dudleys is initially a generic sitcom featuring Beck Bennett and Kate McKinnon as a generic white family with two adorable girls. The network continually recasts the characters to make the show more diverse. Harrelson and Kenan Thompson are cast as a gay couple and Uzo Aduba (Orange Is the New ... [Read More]
John Oliver fires salmon cannon at Jon Stewart Jimmy Fallon and Homer Simpson
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver went out with bang in its season finale. The host built his own version of a salmon cannon, which helps the fish get past dams so that they can spawn upriver. This cannon fired fish at various celebrities starting with his old boss Jon Stewart in the middle of filming the Daily Show. Oliver schooled other celebs including Anderson Cooper, Stephen Colbert, ... [Read More]
Norman volume 1 Stan Silas preview cover
Even in the slasher genre, kids are usually off limits but Norman can get away with it because he is a kid! This horror comedy follows a disturbed little boy and an imaginary devil sitting on his shoulder. Imagine if Calvin and Hobbes went on a killing spree. The iconic hockey mask he wears is no coincidence. Norman wants to emulate his heroes: Jason Vorhees, Michael Myers and Freddy Freddy ... [Read More]
Simpsons Futurama crossover couch gag features Hedonismbot Simpsorama
The cancelled series Futurama returns in this week's Simpsons episode "Simpsorama." The couch gag features a Futurama opening with the caption "A show out of ideas teams up with a show out of episodes." The Simpsons' couch transforms into Hedonismbot (Maurice LaMarche). He tells them to get comfortable but the whole family immediately gets up except for Homer (Dan Castellaneta). "Hey a ... [Read More]
John Oliver Last Week Tonight Home Depot Nick Offerman H. Jon Benjamin Sarah Baker
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver has created a Home Depot commercial starring the very personable Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) in response to news that Lowe's is currently testing robotic shopping assistants at an Orchard Supply Hardware store in midtown San Jose, California. The OSHbot can help you find what your looking for but it can't diffuse arguments between ... [Read More]
Female cartoon characters promote Breast Cancer Awareness Disney princesses Simpsons Family Guy
Every year more than 1.7 million women are diagnosed with breast cancer according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Italian artist Alexsandro Palombo re-imagined Disney princesses and other well-known female cartoon characters with mastectomy scars and pink ribbon pasties to promote Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. The project titled "Survivor" features Disney Princesses: ... [Read More]
Treatment of alleged cop killer Eric Frein justice or revenge.jpg
Eric Frein has finally been caught after a seven-week manhunt in the Pocono Mountains. Frein is charged with killing Cpl. Bryon Dickson and wounding Trooper Alex Douglass in an ambush outside the Pennsylvania state police barracks on September 12th. He was found hiding near an abandoned airport and surrendered peacefully but received bruising and a deep cut on his nose. State police ... [Read More]
Walking Dead leak Beth and Carol abducted in Slabtown
Leaked video from The Walking Dead reveals that both Beth (Emily Kinney) and Carol (Melissa McBride) are being held at a hospital in "Slabtown." Carol and Daryl (Norman Reedus) chased after the car that abducted Beth in the previous episode "Four Walls and a Roof." The next night, Daryl returns alone and is met by Michonne (Danai Gurira), who asks about Carol. Daryl tells someone to come ... [Read More]