8 Things We Learned From David Letterman’s Interview With Barack Obama
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Back in May of 2015, before David Letterman ended his three decade career in late night television, President Barack Obama appeared on the Late Show for the last time. The presidential campaign was just gearing up – both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump would formally announce their candidacies a few weeks later – and, with his imminent departure in mind, Letterman asked Obama about his This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: 8 Things We Learned From David Letterman’s Interview With...

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Fatal Swatting Case Leads to Involuntary Manslaughter Charge
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The man accused of making a fake emergency call to police that led to the shooting death of a Kansas man by a Wichita SWAT unit was charge Friday with involuntary manslaughter, according to the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office. Tyler Raj Barriss, 25, was also charged with giving false alarm and interference with law-enforcement officers. Barriss arrived at the Sedgwick County Jail This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Fatal Swatting Case Leads to Involuntary Manslaughter...

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Seal: Oprah Meme Was Commentary on Hollywood Hypocrisy
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Seal posted a video message on Facebook explaining why he shared a viral meme that showed Oprah Winfrey kissing Harvey Weinstein on the This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Seal: Oprah Meme Was Commentary on Hollywood...

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See Preview of Oprah’s ‘Time’s Up’ Panel With Reese Witherspoon, Natalie Portman
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Oprah Winfrey will interview Hollywood advocates of the “Time’s Up” campaign against sexual misconduct, for a CBS Sunday Morning segment airing January 14th. Natalie Portman, Reese Witherspoon, Tracee Ellis-Ross, America Ferrera, Shonda Rhimes, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy and attorney Nina Shaw This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: See Preview of Oprah’s ‘Time’s Up’ Panel With Reese Witherspoon, Natalie...

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Examining The Spectacle of Video Games And Swatting
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How are we supposed to think about the swatting incident that left an innocent man dead in the suburbs of Wichita, Kansas? How do we reckon with the reality that the meat of this story – police believe a kid pawning off a trifling Call of Duty bet to an internet troll who prides himself on his ability to fabricate vivid threats to 911 operators – isn’t particularly unique or novel? If you’re This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Examining...

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Trump Lawyer Reportedly Paid $130,000 to Cover Up Porn Star Affair With President
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A lawyer for President Donald Trump allegedly paid off a former porn star to keep her from talking about a consensual sexual encounter they’d shared in 2006, according to The Wall Street Journal. Attorney Michael Cohen reportedly This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Trump Lawyer Reportedly Paid $130,000 to Cover Up Porn Star Affair With...

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Daily Glixel: ESA Criticizes Trump’s ‘Shithole Countries’ Comment
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Welcome to Daily Glixel, the B side of video game news, where we roundup some of the day’s other top stories. Has a game controller ever influenced your decision to buy a console? One of the reasons why I bought an Xbox 360 over the PS3, for example, was because I hated the Dualshock 3. It was very uncomfortable to use and caused me actual physical pain. But, I absolutely love the This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Daily Glixel:...

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‘Horizon Zero Dawn’ Leads DICE Awards Nominations
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The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) just unveiled the nominees for this year’s DICE Awards. Guerrilla Games’ open-world action-RPG Horizon Zero Dawn leads with 10 nominations in multiple categories, including Game of the Year and Outstanding Achievement in Game Design. Other games received numerous nods as well. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild got six nominations. Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, and Cuphead all received five noms, while PUBG, Super Mario Odyssey, and indie...

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Flashback: See George Strait’s Good-Natured Live ‘Ocean Front Property’
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By 1987, seven years into his MCA recording contract, George Strait had already laid the groundwork for a King-sized career. He had, in fact, already released his first Christmas album and first greatest-hits compilation before setting his sights on his seventh studio album Ocean Front Property, which was released 31 years ago today, January 12th, 1987. Having already racked up nine Number One singles since 1982’s “Fool Hearted Memory” – including ballads such as “You Look So Good in Love” and...

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Mets Invite 50 Cent to ‘Redeem’ Himself With Ceremonial First Pitch
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Remember 50 Cent’s awful ceremonial first pitch four years ago? The New York Mets are giving him a chance to redeem himself. “Hey @50cent, we heard you’re ready to redeem yourself?!” the Mets tweeted on Thursday. “Here is your invite to throw out a first pitch this season. Toss a strike this time! #50FirstPitch“ In an interview with Newsday this week, 50 Cent talked about his infamous first pitch and how it has haunted him ever since. Had someone warned him...

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Epic Details ‘Fortnite’ Map Update In New Video
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A new map update will add a host of new “Points of Interest to the Fortnite battle roayale map, developer Epic’s lead systems designer Eric Williamson revealed in an update video. Check out the entire video above.  “We felt was a little light on Points of Interest, so we wanted to even the island out and make it feel like there were more locations to drop into,” Williamson said. Teased in the video is a new city Point...

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Dickey Betts, Gov’t Mule Set for 2018 Peach Music Festival
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The Peach Music Festival, the annual Pennsylvania fest founded by the Allman Brothers Band in 2012, has announced its 2018 lineup. Phil Lesh, Gov’t Mule and Joe Russo’s Almost Dead are among the headliners, but it’s a set by Allmans founding member Dickey Betts, who retired from touring in 2015, that is particularly intriguing. Betts was one half of the Allman Brothers’ storied dual-lead guitar arrangement with the late Duane Allman and was ousted from the group in 2000. His...

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Steven Seagal Accused of 1993 Rape
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Two women have accused Steven Seagal of sexual misconduct, including a rape that one of the women claimed took place in 1993. The accounts, first reported by The Wrap, describe an alleged pattern where the actor would invite women to places where they expected to find multiple people, only to allegedly see only him; he’d then allegedly advance on them. The women said they both filed reports with the Los Angeles Police Department. Regina Simons, 43, said she first encountered...

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Zac Brown Band Announce 2018 ‘Down the Rabbit Hole Live’ Tour
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Grammy-winning country band Zac Brown Band have announced dates for their eighth headlining concert tour, dubbing the summer-long run Down The Rabbit Hole Live: Zac Brown Band 2018. The tour kicks off June 8th in Lincoln, Nebraska, and includes 27 dates before wrapping with a pair of September concerts at San Francisco’s AT&T Park and San Diego’s Petco Park, where the band will serve as direct support for rock icons the Eagles. In all, the tour will feature 14 stadium...

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Watch Nas Perform ‘Illmatic’ With Orchestra in PBS Concert Film Trailer
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Nas has shared the new trailer for the upcoming PBS concert film that teamed the Illmatic rapper with the National Symphony Orchestra for a unique performance. Great Performances — Nas Live From the Kennedy Center: Classical Hip-Hop finds the rapper performing his 1994 masterpiece at the venerable Washington, D.C. venue backed by the orchestra. “It’s crazy, you know, I wrote this in the projects in New York City. Here we are in the capital of America, Washington, DC, and, you...

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‘Destiny 2’: Where’s Xur and What’s He Selling (January 12)?
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The tentacle-faced traveling salesman known as Xur has returned to Destiny 2, and this week he’s hanging out in the Winding Cove region of the EDZ. If you look at your local map in the game’s Director guide, you’ll notice the Roman numeral IX north of the nearest fast-travel marker. “A peddler of strange curios, Xur’s motives are not his own,” the waypoint reads. “He bows to his distant masters, the Nine.” In D2, Xur’s currency of choice is no...

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Hear Rozzi’s Soulful New Song ‘Uphill Battle’
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San Francisco singer-songwriter, Rozzi, emotes about romantic tribulations in her new piano ballad, “Uphill Battle.”  “I cried on your shoulder right there in the kitchen/ My friends in the next room, so close they could listen,” she croons over a minor chord. Rozzi’s intense vibrato builds alongside organ and drums. “I am who I am, and I am a lot to handle/ You do the best you can, but I am an uphill battle.” Rozzi has said the song comes from...

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Nintendo Announces ‘Detective Pikachu’ Release Date, Pikachu-Themed 2DS
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Nintendo announced a slew of new Pokemon stuff today, including the release date for Detective Pikachu and a new Pikachu-themed Nitnendo 2DS XL. First up, the new 2DS, which features the iconic Pokemon’s face front and center, will cost $159.99 USD. The 2DS will hit stores on January 26th. Check out the new handheld in the picture above.  Detective Pikachu, an adventure game starring the titular pocket monster, will be released on March 23rd, Nintendo also announced.  “In this new adventure,...

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Watch Billy Joel Perform Foreigner’s ‘Urgent’ With Mick Jones, Lou Gramm
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Billy Joel welcomed Foreigner’s Lou Gramm and Mick Jones onstage at New York’s Madison Square Garden Thursday to perform a pair of the rock band’s hits, “Urgent” and “Cold as Ice.” Before bringing the recently reunited Foreigner duo out, Joel told the audience that Jones co-produced his 1989 album Storm Front in addition to penning Foreigner’s hits. “Him and another guy who was the singer of all those great songs are here with us tonight,” Joel said. Gramm and Jones...

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Jack White Details Track List for New LP ‘Boarding House Reach’
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Jack White detailed the track list and release date for his upcoming third solo LP, Boarding House Reach. The 13-track album – his first since 2014’s Lazaretto – is out March 23rd via Third Man/Columbia. The singer-songwriter announced the album on Wednesday, issuing lead single “Connected By Love” and album cut “Respect Commander.” White produced and recorded Boarding House Reach at Sear Sound in New York City, Capitol Studios in Los Angeles and his own Third Man Studio in Nashville....

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