Star Wars’ ‘Rogue One’ captain is getting a live-action TV show

Cassian Andor (Diego Luna) and the droid K-2SO (Alan Tudyk) in 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.'Image: disney/lucasfilm Disney has announced a new live-action Star Wars series about the adventures of Rogue One‘s Cassian Andor, with Diego Luna reprising his role. Described as a “rousing spy thriller,” the series will…

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US kids spend too much time in front of a screen and too little asleep, study finds

Only 5% sleep, exercise and screen time guidelines, with sleep and screen findings linked to drop-off in cognitive skills Only one in 20 kids in the United States meets guidelines on sleep, exercise and screen time, and nearly a third are outside recommendations for all three, a new study has…

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Chilling effects

The removal of conspiracy enthusiast content by InfoWars brings us to an interesting and important point in the history of online discourse. The current form of Internet content distribution has made it a broadcast medium akin to television or radio. Apps distribute our cat pics, our workouts, and our YouTube rants…

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Roseanne cancelled: ABC scraps sitcom after star’s ‘abhorrent’ tweets

Network pulls Barrs revived show and condemns racist tweets towards ex-Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett Roseanne Barrs revived sitcom has been cancelled after she posted a racist and Islamophobic tweet that attacked former Obama White House adviser Valerie Jarrett. The sitcom star falsely alleged that Jarrett, who was born in Iran…

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We now know why Fox canceled Brooklyn Nine-Nine and we are mad as hell

Image: nicole wilder/ABC via Getty Images TV network Fox confirmed Friday that it would be reviving Tim Allen’s comedy Last Man Standing. The news – rumored for weeks – was confirmed a day after the network canceled critically acclaimed comedies The Last Man on Earth, The Mick, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.…

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