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Jerry Lewis, comedian, dies at 91

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(CNN)Jerry Lewis, the slapstick-loving comedian, innovative filmmaker and generous fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, died Sunday after a brief illness, said his publicist, Candi Cazau. He was 91. Lewis first gained fame for his frenzied comedy-and-music act with singer Dean Martin. When that ended in the mid-1950s, Lewis went solo, and by the early ’60s, he had become a top draw in movies such as “The Bellboy,” “The Nutty Professor” and “The …

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Bet You Won’t Recognize What These 13 Plants Are

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‘Mighty No. 9’ continues to disappoint Kickstarter backers as rewards come in

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Image: Deep silver Roughly a year after Might No. 9‘s release and four years after it was funded on Kickstarter, some Kickstarter backers are finally receiving their backer rewards in…some kind of form, anyway. The game box backers were promised for supporting the game at the $60 level arrived in pieces. As one hopeful backer discovered recently, and documented on Twitter, the game’s box came in pieces and required assembly. And there was no actual game included, which …

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Finally, I’ve learned to stop saying sorry in work emails

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Image: VICKY LETA / MASHABLE I’m sick to the back teeth of saying sorry for doing my job. There, I said it. I have been apologising for the tone and content of my emails since the beginning of my career. Finally, I’m learning not to temper the way I communicate. SEE ALSO: This subscription box for single women is everything that’s wrong with tech bro culture A recent article about the “emotional labour of female emails” made me realise that I wasn’t the …

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Box Office: Cars 3 Unseats Wonder Woman As The Most Popular Movie In America This Week!

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It was a big winner for Cars 3 at the box office this weekend! The threequel opened to the top spot across theaters in North America, taking in an estimated $53.5 million from 4,256 openings over the last few days. That’s enough to beat out Wonder Woman, which had been ruling the box office for a few weeks now! Also, since Cars 3 is skewing slightly male and today is, of course, Father’s Day, box office watchers are expecting today may be bigger yet, with final Monday numbers …

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Transgender Twitter isn’t here for the platform’s gendered assumptions

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… Twitter assigned me a bloody binary gender. NOT TODAY YOU DON’T, ASSHOLE. #nonbinary #trans binary smasher (@kiwinerd) May 19, 2017 Oh HEY it turns out automatically assigning a gender to your twitter users for analytics is garbage for trans people. pic.twitter.com/07oPF1RhN2 natalieClayton! (@ScarletCatalie) May 18, 2017 @exodusenby My gender on twitter dot com is now “fuck you” in the lil add gender box Basic Trans Boy (@LocalBTB) May 19, 2017 Tools for …

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What we’re hoping to hear from Facebook at F8

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… reserved for developer news, vanity stats and a look at new research and technologies you know, happy feel-good updates. And, despite recent updates meant to combat the issue, Facebook’s fake news problem is none of those things. So definitely don’t hold your breath on this one, but we’re not ready to rule it out just yet. WTF is the plan for social VR? Last year, Zuckerberg wowed F8’s developers with a fresh Toy box demo, an early preview of Zuckerberg’s vision to …

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Saturday Night Live: Jeff Sessions as Forrest Gump and those Russia connections

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Kate McKinnon as the attorney general eats through a box of chocolates at a bus stop and a very special pie served by The Helps Octavia Spencer In so many ways Saturday Night Live is a tradition-based show it very rarely breaks format, mixes live and pre-taped elements, or toys with meta comedy. But this week, the show played with expectations and people who only watch sketches on YouTube by inserting Kate McKinnon as Kellyanne Conway into the mid-commercial live-shots, where viewers get a …

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Teen Is So Confused When Mom Mails Him A Box Of Trash, Then He Finds The Note

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Connor Cox, 18, is a freshman at Westminster College in Pennsylvania. Being a new student away from home, Connor was so excited when his mom Terri told him she was going to send him a care package full of his favorite snacks. He eagerly anticipated his mom’s package to arrive, and when it finally did, he was greeted with two separate boxes. One box was full of all his favorite goodies, just like Terri promised. She sent him all sorts of fun snack foods, like cans of Pringles and bags of …

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She Thinks Boyfriends Knee Is Hurt From Rollerblading Fall, Then Realizes Hes Pulling Out Ring

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… spinsto a halt as Alan clutches his left knee, acting as if he’s injured. Then he quickly flips over onto his right knee, while the left one standsbent. He fetches something from his left pants leg. Steely skates back to him, and instantly the lights switch on. Alan grabs Steely’s right hand and once she realizes what’s going on, she screams in a panic. Alan popsopen the box he removed from his pants and flashes the ring to Steely. With her hands plastered against her red face, …

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