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The Most Awesome Toys and Collectibles That Will Destroy Your Wallet at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

If you’ve heard a rumbling sound recently, it’s probably the tumultuous herald announcing that, oh god, San Diego Comic-Con is next week. That doesn’t just mean new trailers, crazy cosplay, and wild panels, though; it means there will be so many cool and expensive toys you can try and get. Here’s a few (dozen) of […]

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Good Morning Mix: What So Not drops new mix installment on triple j

Australia’s own What So Not has delivered his third installment of his June takeover of Aussie-run weekly mix series triple j Mix Up. The iconic dance music show, an extension of ABC, has served as an invaluable platform over the years for both well-established and newcomer producers and DJs like ODESZA, Ekali, and Baauer, just […]

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A spoonful of sitcom synergy: 25 years of the “Disney episode”

If you’ve watched sitcoms over the past 25 years, there’s a good chance you’ve seen a “Disney episode.” They all follow the same basic formula: A family (it’s always a family) is suddenly presented with an opportunity to go to Walt Disney World (it’s nearly always Walt Disney World). Maybe the uncle’s band is playing…Read […]

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IndyCar Will Move To NBC’s Networks Full Time In 2019

Whether you need this information for the entire season or just that big race in May, all IndyCar coverage will move to NBC next year—practices, qualifying, Indy Lights races and IndyCar races. That includes the Indianapolis 500, which, after the 2018 running, will have been broadcast on ABC for 54 straight years. Read more… Continue […]

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Diplo and Katy Perry are working on bringing ‘American Idol’ back to TV

Diplo and Katy Perry‘s brief romantic involvement fizzled out some time ago, though the moment in pop history was recently revisited when Katy Perry ranked the Major Lazer frontman third in bed behind other famous former beaus to the world via live stream. Diplo responded a few days later on Twitter in iconic Diplo fashion with, […]

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ABC Is Staging a Bizarre Little Mermaid Musical Spectacular This Fall

Live action musicals on network TV are all the rage these days, and now ABC is entering the genre with its own weird mishmash version of The Little Mermaid. But this version will be a two-hour special event that somehow promises to meld scenes from the animated Disney classic with live musical performances by an…Read […]

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Donald Glover Brings Marvel’s Deadpool to FXX

With the huge success of Glover’s starring ‘Atlanta’, Donald Glover and television network FXX announce they will be bringing the Marvel’s Merc with a Mouth himself Deadpool to the small scene in new animated adult action-comedy series. The animated series will be an adaptation of the hit Marvel character, with Atlanta creator/executive producer/star Donald Glover […]

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All the Science Fiction and Fantasy TV to Watch (or Avoid) This Summer

When summer comes, it brings with it lazy days in the sun and kids free of school. It also brings a slew of TV shows, perfect for watching when it’s too hot to leave the air conditioning (which is most of the time). Here’s the io9 guide to everything our beloved nerdy genres are putting […]

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