What your favorite home assistant command really says about you

By IZOD2018-11-12 22:11:46 UTC No matter what kind of home assistant or smart speaker you’re on a first name basis with, chances are you’ve reached co-dependent status with it — because no one wants to physically do things when you can yell at a piece of plastic to do it instead. Playing actual board games? It’s not 1984. Jotting down things for your to-do list? Uh, pens are practically an

PSA: The creator of 'The Handmaid's Tale' wants you to vote in the midterm elections

“I cannot overstate how important it is to vote tomorrow” – Bruce MillerImage: George Kraychyk/Hulu By Alexis Nedd2018-11-05 23:01:07 UTC On Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale, the former United States of America was violently transformed into the Republic of Gilead, a totalitarian state in which only the worst people have a say in the political process. Taking power from the many and giving it to the few resulted in…pretty much everything

What 'Bohemian Rhapsody' gets wrong about Queen

Queen on tour — and not on the edge of splitting up — in 1984, the year before Live Aid.Image: Express Newspapers/Getty Images By Chris Taylor2018-11-05 22:39:12 UTC Bohemian Rhapsody now rules the roost as the top movie in America, as every true Queen fan could have told you it would. (Spoilers ahead for those who haven’t seen it.) And while that’s great for the band’s legacy — proof once

Sarah Silverman said she let Louis C.K. masturbate in front of her, with consent

Sarah Silverman tells Howard Stern she used to let Louis C.K. masturbate in front of her.Image: Getty Images By Johnny Lieu2018-10-22 23:31:21 UTC Sarah Silverman used to let Louis C.K. masturbate in front of her, she told Howard Stern in an interview on Monday. While C.K. has been somewhat eviscerated for doing the same thing to other women, as per a New York Times story last year which he later

'Dirty John' trailer is chilling, especially with all that blood

By Shannon Connellan2018-10-09 00:56:23 UTC [embedded content] If you listened right up until the last disturbing seconds of true story podcast Dirty John, seeing it turned into a television series is a pretty harrowing experience.  The six-part podcast presented by Los Angeles Times journalist Christopher Goffard and produced by Wondery (who also produced Dr. Death), has been made into a Bravo series. And now, we have a trailer. Based on

Video game villains, ranked

Image: Rockstar Games / Eidos Montreal / Naughty dog – Composite by mashable By Adam Rosenberg2018-10-01 20:44:39 UTC It’s Villain Week here at Mashable. In honor of the release of Venom, we’re celebrating all our favorite evildoers from film and TV all week long. Spooky, scary! Not every video game needs a villain, but a good one can make a strong game even better. Villains give us reasons to fight.

RIP, father of the Force: Remembering Star Wars producer Gary Kurtz

Disclosure Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. Gary Kurtz on the set of ‘The Empire Strikes Back,’ flanked by his two most famous directors: Irvin Kershner and George Lucas.Image: Lucasfilm/Fox/Kobal/REX/Shutterstock By Chris Taylor2018-09-24 21:26:59 UTC He never sought the spotlight, but the spotlight was almost thrust upon him.  Gary Kurtz, a

Sarah Jessica Parker agrees 'Sex and the City' was 'tone deaf' on diversity

Sarah Jessica Parker admits ‘Sex and the City’s social politics have gone out of styleImage: Gotham/GC Images By Jess Joho2018-09-11 00:45:09 UTC Fashionably late as ever, Sarah Jessica Parker has come to a conclusion most of us came to years ago: Sex and the City didn’t age as gracefully as its cast.  The main actress behind the beloved, decades-old show even went as far to call it “tone deaf” when

Watch the devil take over in ominous new Season 3 teaser for 'Daredevil'

By Jess Joho2018-09-10 23:31:02 UTC [embedded content] It’s hard to believe, but it’s been two long years since Daredevil Season 2 premiered. And by the looks of the teaser for Season 3, he’s coming back with a vengeance.  Sure, we got glimpses of the masked hero in The Defenders, Jessica Jones, and even Iron Fist. But we’re ready for Matt Murdoch’s tortured Catholic soul to take center stage again. Returning

Saying goodbye to 'Adventure Time,' the show that taught us to let good things end

As “Adventure Time” comes to a close, an ode to how it taught us to let things endImage: cartoon network By Jess Joho2018-09-03 22:21:00 UTC This post contains spoilers for the entire series of Adventure Time, including the Season 9 finale Adventure Time redefined what it meant to go on a journey. The finale of this 10-year long adventure, which aired at 6 p.m. ET on Sept. 3, could not