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Gemini Man review Will Smith out-performs his younger self

All the digital de-ageing technology in the world cant make this silly sci-fi thriller about a cloned hitman convincing Will Smith is a 51-year-old contract killer named Henry Brogan who wants out of the game. His bosses arent having it and send in Junior, an assassin tailor-made to kill him. But, on removing his sunglasses and backwards baseball cap, Junior is revealed to be a younger clone of Henry. Never mind the silly science or that Smiths face is shoddily de-aged with digital technology to enable him to play Junior:…

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NFL Sunday is back! Here’s how to watch your favorite teams play

(CNN)It’s NFL Sunday! You know what that means tackles, touchdowns and timeouts (to grab another bag of Takis). Watch: 9:30 a.m. ET on NFL Network, playing at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England. Seattle Seahawks vs. Cleveland Browns Watch: 1 p.m. ET on Fox, playing at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. Houston Texans vs. Kansas City Chiefs Watch: 1 p.m. ET on CBS, playing at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. Washington Redskins vs. Miami Dolphins Watch: 1 p.m. ET on Fox, playing at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens,…

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Indie video game under fire for mocking trans suicides

Indie role-playing gameHeartbeat was once hailed for embracing empathy, love, and lesbianism. But now the games trans fans believe the developers are openly mocking the U.S. transgender populations rates of attempted suicide. The controversy began apart fromHeartbeat developer Chumbosoft. Lead developer and artist Shepple is datingNikotine, who is a well-known fandom artist in the Heartbeat community. On Sept. 20, Nikotine tweeted a series of transphobic statements targetingtrans women, writing she isashamed to be born in [America] because men believe they can mutilate their penis and dress in an effeminate manner…

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Pompeo suggests reporter ‘working for Democrats’ after impeachment grilling

Secretary of state says to Nashville local TV reporter Nancy Amons who asked hardball questions: You have some of your facts wrong Secretary of state Mike Pompeo suffered embarrassment from an unexpected quarter on Friday, as a speech to a Christian group about religious freedom, a priority of the Trump administration. WSMV, an NBC affiliate, Nancy Amons was determined not to give him a break. Saying she would start right away with the tough stuff, as you know, Amons asked about a key issue in the Ukraine scandal: the removal…

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Jonathan Cheban And Travis Scott Were At The Same Festival Last Night | Betches

Ah, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive we get involved with the Kardashian family. These people have so many often-forgotten connections to other famous people that it’s nearly impossible to keep track of them all. Like, remember that Blac Chyna and Tyga have a baby together? I honestly forgot about that until last week when one of my coworkers brought it up. And sometimes I can’t help but wonder if all the Kardashian friends and exes are cool with each other, or if they…

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UPDATED: Matt Lauer Accused Of Rape In Newly Revealed Accusations | Betches

Ronan Farrow alleges that Lauer raped an NBC News colleague at the Winter Olympics in 2014. In November 2017, Savannah Guthrie Catch and Kill, lifts the veil on what really happened, and the details are incredibly disturbing. He identifies former NBC News employee Brooke Nevils as the person who filed the complaint, as she comes forward publicly for the first time. Nevils spoke to Farrow about exactly what happened that led her to file the complaint. At the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia, she says that she was at the hotel…

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This dude made a Twitter bot that lets you decorate his room

Tech YouTuber Michael Reeves has created a Twitter bot that lets his followers decorate his room for him. Reeves,a web developer who boasts over 2 million YouTube followers,uploaded a video late Wednesday to share his bot creation. I dont know how to decorate anything, Reeves says in the video. Now I could ask a friend for help or talk to an interior decorator, but thats social interaction and I dont support it. Use Twitter to decorate my room pic.twitter.com/ZHpeV9HtFh — Michael Reeves (@michaelreeves08) October 10, 2019 Reeves goes on to…

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These three women are young. They’re powerful. And they just made history

(CNN)Simone Biles. Coco Gauff. Brigid Kosgei. Simone Biles just earned more medals than any gymnast — ever As an Olympic champion, Biles is already ranked among the best of the best in gymnastics. Her record-breaking 24th medal win at the world championships on Sunday solidified her GOAT status, making her the most decorated gymnast of all time, male or female. Biles surpassed the record held by Belarusian Vitaly Scherbo, who had a career total of 23 medals in world championships. But she didn’t stop at 24. Biles went on to…

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“Why Is Your Mom White?”: Sons Response to Strangers Question Leaves Mom in Tears

ShareTweetPin I glanced in the mirror one night when I was putting my children to bed and suddenly remembered that I didn’t grow them in my belly when I saw our reflection staring back at us. It might sound weird that I forget that my children are adopted, but I do. Because to me, they’re just my children. Sophie Brendle Photography My family doesn’t look like most. I am a white mama to three beautiful, brown children. And although most of the time we don’t notice, others around us do.…

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