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CORPUS: Stories for When Your Body Fails You

Nadia Shammas writes: Whenever I’m out at dinner somewhere, there are a few things running through my mind concerning the food I’ve ordered: How many carbs do I estimate are in it? How many units of insulin does that translate to? Sure, it’s a pasta dish; I know roughly how much a serving of pasta is and how many servings […]

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Maisie Williams Denies Reshoot Rumors for The New Mutants

There has been precious little information about why Fox decided to delay The New Mutants by nearly ten months after we’d already seen a trailer and marketing had started. That hasn’t stopped people from speculating like crazy, though, and during an interview with Screen Rant Maisie Williams was asked about the rumors of massive reshoots. “I think everything you’ve just […]

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Bleeding Cool Chatter #21.3: Comics Talk (The Flash #40)

Bleeding Cool Chatter is usually the show where I, Head Film Writer Kaitlyn Booth, drag a bunch of Bleeding Cool writers into a chat to talk about the latest in TV and movies. Despite being a comic-based site, several of our movie and TV writers just don’t have the time to keep up with comics. This is the last comics-based […]

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NFL Post Mortem – 2017 Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers had gotten off to a slow start in 2016, going 4-6 over the first ten games. But quarterback Aaron Rodgers told everyone not to worry, and then led the team to six straight victories, clinching the NFC North, beating the New York Giants in the wildcard round of the playoffs, and then taking down the top-seated […]

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Comic Parade in Watford, England, Closes

Another comic shop has closed, this time Comic Parade in Watford, England. A few days ago they announced the news, held a one day closing sale, and then that was it. https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fcomicparade%2Fposts%2F826129274261274&width=500 With plenty of woe from regular and irregular customers alike. The store had been nominated for the Watford BID Service Excellence Awards in the Independent Retailer category, though […]

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Ron Perlman Joins Mark Hamill in Transformers: Power of the Primes

For those looking for information about Transformers: Power of the Primes, the third and final chapter of the Transformers: Prime Wars Trilogy, Toy Fair was the place to be. Hasbro and Machinima took the opportunity at the toy industry’s premiere event to unveil the chapter’s new teaser poster. Transformers: Power of the Primes continues the Transformers: Prime Wars Trilogy as it picks up […]

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WWE Confirms All PPVs Will Be Dual-Branded After WrestleMania

Great news for members of the WWE Universe who were concerned that after Roman Reigns is coronated as WWE Universal Champion at WrestleMania he’ll only be able to main event half of the minor PPVs for WWE for the next year of his reign. WWE has confirmed rumors that all PPVs beginning with Backlash after WrestleMania will be dual-branded, meaning […]

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Toy Fair New York: Funko Booth Debuts New Savage Land Figures, Pops

//A Wrinkle In Time Funko did the majority of their Toy Fair New York reveals yesterday, but they still saved some surprises for everyone today. The biggest of these being the reveal of their new “Savage Land” Figure line, incorporating horror icons, Thundercats, and Conan. There were a bunch of figures in the prototype stages, and they were looking for […]

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Alfre Woodard to Recur on Fox’s Empire

Empire is adding Emmy-award winning actress Alfre Woodard in the recurring role of Renee when the series returns to the air next month. Renee is the mother of Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) and she is coming back for a turbulent reunion on the Lee Daniels and Danny Strong musical drama that centers on the founding family of Empire Entertainment. Cookie […]

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Toy Fair New York: Super 7 Booth Surprises With Transformers, Universal Monsters, and More

Pictures and Words by on-the-scene collectibles reporter Jeremy Konrad: Super 7 debuted quite a few figures this morning as New York Toy Fair opened its doors. Surprisingly, we will be getting Transformers figures and blind boxes, as well as apparel and drinkware. For the Optimus Prime and Megatron fans, the chestpieces will be removable and underneath will be painted pieces. The […]