Taiwan artisans fuse reality and fantasy in miniature worlds

“I like to try to make anything, whether it’s clean, old or dirty, to let my imagination run wild,” he told AFP. His creations range from a replica of a 40-year-old grocery store in central Taiwan that caught his eye, to an imaginary “secret maintenance base” for a legion of Minions made from a discarded […]

Yahoo Sports will stream free NFL games with a side of video chat

Once again, Verizon will offer free live streams of local and primetime NFL games through its Yahoo Sports mobile app. But there’s a twist for the 2020-2021 season: The app will offer built-in video chat so you can watch together with up to three friends.

Coastal Elites review – is this the worst film of the year?

But the second question, not of who but of why, clarifies the first one and damns the entire project along the way. There’s an ostensible argument to be mounted that Rudnick considers this an edifying satire pitched to the unconvinced. He makes hollow gestures of aisle-crossing conciliation, as if to show the opposition that their […]

What’s All the Hype About the ‘Travis Scott Meal’ at McDonald’s? Vulture Investigates.

The ad for the Travis Scott Meal, which was released today, features Scott as a Happy Meal toy of himself showing off the combo, which he touts as his “same order since back in Houston.” This gesture toward authenticity (eat the very same thing Travis Scott eats!) wrapped within so many layers of artifice (a […]

Our Time Machine: a moving documentary on art, family and dementia

With Chiang serving as translator, Maleonn describes how Papa’s Time Machine symbolically closes a rift between father and son. “Maybe he doesn’t even remember that he once wanted me to be a stage artist, but it’s something that stuck with me. When I found out about my father’s condition, it became urgent for me to […]

‘Parks And Recreation’ Reunion Special: The Pawnee Posse Is Back, Along With Some Sheltered-In Faves

Toward the beginning of the episode, Ron Zooms April to find her clad in a variety of clothes: She puts them in garbage bags and pulls the first five items out every day and wears them. They’re joined by Andy, who has been locked in the shed for the past two days and can’t get […]