A young hockey fan just had what might be the best birthday do-over in history. Kade Foster, an 11-year-old Toronto Maple Leafs fan, got the chance to celebrate his birthday with his favorite hockey team one week after his dad's tweets went viral, and it's just as heartwarming as you'd expect. The celebration came about […]
Move over Prime Day, Alibaba's shopping holiday just set new spending records. Singles Day, the Chinese ecommerce giant's annual "global shopping festival," has just begun and it's already set new records. Shoppers spent more than $13 billion (or 91.2 billion Chinese Yuan) in the first hour alone, Alibaba reported. 1 hour, 1 minute and 32 […]
Ludwig Ahgren can press buttons faster than you. Hell, it's now a proven fact that he can press buttons faster than a computer program that's designed to press buttons. The streamer, who operates under his first name on Twitch, showed off his lightning fast finger during a recent Mario Party 4 stream. One of the […]
Time waits for no one — except Madonna. Her fans, it seems, are less than thrilled with this arrangement. Angry concertgoers have been complaining about the start times for the pop star's current Madame X tour, reporting that shows often start several hours after the time listed on their tickets. It's gotten so bad that […]
YouTube’s new terms of service has some users and content creators very worried that the company could delete their account. In the section titled “Account Suspension & Termination” with the subheader “Terminations by YouTube for Service Changes,” the site’s new terms, which are set to take effect on Dec. 10, adds the following: “YouTube may […]
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.