In the tiny hours of Tuesday morning, SpaceX launched an Indonesian satellite in its 15th flight this year. It's also the first re-flight of the company's new, recyclable Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket, which had its first launch back in May. SEE ALSO: Watch as an amazed Virgin Galactic pilot touches the edge of space […]
Stephen Colbert has mocked Donald Trump's "glistening" appearance at a rally in Ohio over the weekend, saying the president looked like "C-3PO crossed with a glazed ham." In his opening monologue on Monday night, The Late Show host said Trump, "always known for his deep bronzer," had debuted a "new shinier look," over the weekend. […]
Glenn Close was frightening as Cruella de Vil in the 1996 live-action film 101 Dalmatians. Not these days. Close was covered in puppies on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, thanks to her superior general knowledge skills during another edition of "Pup Quiz." Close battled Stranger Things' Finn Wolfhard in the segment on Monday night, […]
When Alexa doesn't know the answer to a question, many of us just give up, or just end up looking for the answer on our phone. Not one to leave loose ends untied is Amazon, which is rolling out a feature called Answer Update on Alexa devices this week, spotted by Voicebox. SEE ALSO: 'SNL' […]
Sacha Baron Cohen shows no mercy to his interviewees — except, perhaps, for one very notable exception. At a panel for the Television Critic's Association on Monday, Showtime entertainment president Gary Levine revealed that the Sarah Palin interview, one of the most anticipated segments of Who Is America?, might not even make it to air. […]
The George Mason statue is kitty-corner to the Johnson Center and the Mason Pond Parking Deck, where guests can easily park on the first three levels (Fairfax campus map). As soon-to-be emeritus faculty, I'm always happy to meet with friends and my former Mason students on campus.
Film critic and GMU alum Kevin McCarthy encouraged students during his many visits to my GMU classes to pursue internships and "get noticed!" See some of Kevin's terrific interviews on his Nerd Tears website.