In a year of grim tidings, Slovak migrant turns to the magic of childhood fairy tales

During Christmastime in Slovakia, age-old traditions seem as commonplace as tinsel. The scent of piping hot Trdelník and mulled Medovina wafts through city squares, and local TV stations begin playing a constant reel of classic Czechoslovak fairy tales.

‘Wolfwalkers’ Review: What Big Eyes You’ll Have Watching Tomm Moore’s Environmental Fairy Tale

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Championship season preview: Sky Sports EFL Podcast – Brentford’s recovery, Wycombe’s fairy tale

Listen to the latest Sky Sports EFL Podcast here!Subscribe and listen: Apple | Castbox | Spotify | Your regular providerOn Friday evening, all eyes will be on Vicarage Road, where relegated Watford take on Middlesbrough in front of the Sky Sports cameras and, ahead of the first whistle, the Sky Sports EFL presenter David Prutton […]

With their homes in ashes, residents share harrowing tales of survival after massive wildfires kill 15

Rubble is seen on Monday, September 7, after a wildfire left the small town of Malden, Washington, in ruins. The fire destroyed about 80% of the homes and buildings in Malden, which is about 35 miles south of Spokane.

The Hallmark Channel promises to add LGBTQ stories and characters to its Christmas movie lineup following backlash over its 40 upcoming films – ALL seemingly with straight romances

‘The only difference between the commercials that were flagged and the ones that were approved was that the commercials that did not meet Hallmark´s standards included a lesbian couple kissing,’ said Mike Chi, Zola’s chief marketing officer, in a statement sent to the AP. 

Shakti Arora On Supernatural Shows: It’s Career Destroyer; Can’t Imagine Myself Turning Into Animal

‘I Can’t Imagine Myself Turning Into Any Animal’ The Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi actor was quoted by HT as saying, “Though supernatural shows are the flavour of the season but I don’t relate to them. I can’t imagine myself turning into any animal and then being identified having played such a character for the […]

‘They Should Be Ashamed’: YouTuber Charlie White Calls Out Platform For Animal Abuse Videos

According to a Daily Dot article about Peluchin, YouTube claims they did address the content and removed the videos in question. The company tweeted twice (once in December 2018 and January 2019) that the videos were flagged. It also provided people with a form to report the channel if further abusive videos were uploaded.

Taraji P. Henson will return to her fan-favorite character Cookie Lyon in a new Empire spinoff series

‘We were lucky to have a front row seat to Taraji’s meteoric rise as a fixture on television through Empire. Through that relationship everyone at the company grew to appreciate her passion for storytelling and her strong creative gut instinct. With Empire finished we look forward to helping her explore stories that need to be […]

10 years on, Recettear: An Item Shop’s Tale is still the best fantasy shopkeeper tycoon game

Pix or it didn’t happenEven today Recettear stands out for two reasons. It’s a JRPG that can be comfortably finished in under 25 hours, and it’s a JRPG with writing and localisation that won’t make you wince—most of the time. Occasional jokes don’t quite land, as with the gag embedded in its title. See, the […]

Netflix’s new anime Blame! is an introduction to a dark science-fiction universe

Blame! takes place in the distant future, where humanity largely struggles to survive in a perpetually growing city-structure filled with dangerous robots called safeguards. The sheer size of the city — no one actually knows how big it is — means small groups of people have evolved in isolation, rarely interacting with each other. Killy […]