Articles by Jacob Kleinman
- ‘Madea Witness Protection’: Tyler Perry Announces New Movie [VIDEO]
April 19 2012 3:40 PM
Tyler Perry released a minute-long trailer on Thursday for his new comedy, Madea Witness Protection, featuring his most popular creation, Madea, played by the cross-dressing Perry himself. The film will be the fourteenth in Perry's franchise and the seventh featuring Madea. Check out the trailer here.
- New South Park Episode: Ziplining, Survival Shows, Mountain Dew Spoofed [VIDEO]
April 19 2012 11:51 AM
Wednesday night's episode of South Park, titled I Never Should Have Gone Ziplining, was the sixth episode of the show's 16th season, and the weakest so far thanks to a boring premise that never really went anywhere too interesting or provoking. The episode did have several funny moments, particularly the impossibly annoying tour group that Stan, Kyle, Kenny and Cartman go ziplining with, and a re-enacted scene shot in live action with college-aged actors playing the four.
- ‘Mass Effect 3’ Ending: Did Best Buy Slash Game Price To $39.99 In Response To Protests?
April 18 2012 5:24 PM
The ending to Mass Effect 3, which in the eyes of many gamers failed to provide an acceptable conclusion to the Mass Effect space epic trilogy, has had gamers up in arms for months while Bioware's parent company Electronic Arts (EA) has done its best to appease its consumer base without admitting any sort of fault. However, it looks like the Retake Mass Effect movement may finally get through to EA. Best Buy and Amazon recently slashed the game's price tag from $59....
- Jennifer Love Hewitt Without Makeup: Actress Posts Candid Photo On Twitter
April 18 2012 2:03 PM
Yesterday Jennifer Love Hewitt tweeted a photograph of herself without makeup to her 202,000 followers. Her fans instantly replied with an outpouring of love, calling her naturally beautiful as well as beautiful...inside and out. Check out the photograph in question as well as nine other photographs of Jennifer with her face on.
- Kanye West, Kim Kardashian Dating: Yeezy Denies Calling Her His Beyonce
April 18 2012 12:08 PM
Kanye West reached out personally to US Weekly to put a stop to to the claim they made that the Hip hop mogul called his possible current girlfriend, reality-TV star Kim Kardashian, his own Beyonce. The quote was a reference to his friend, rapper Jay-Z's loving relationship with Beyonce Knowles. Kanye and Kim (Kimye?) have only been publicly dating for a short while and West is definitely not ready to make that type of statement.
- WATCH: “We’re Not Young” Parody Video Goes Viral Spoofing 30-Somethings
April 18 2012 11:23 AM
A viral video called We're Not Young currently sweeping the internet and created by Yahoo portrays a sobering image of life as a 30-something as a counter-point to the hit song We Are Young, by Fun (and featuring Janelle Monae), which portrays 20-something life as free-wheeling and fun. Check out the spoof and the original video here.
- Racist Cake: Swedish Culture Minister Lijeroth At Center Of Controversy [PHOTOS] [VIDEO]
April 18 2012 10:39 AM
A shocking controversy has come out of Sweden after the countries Minister of Culture, Lena Andelsohn Lijeroth was photographed performing genital mutilation on a cake in the shape of a cartoonish, stereotypical African woman. Amidst the backlash a bomb threat was called in at Stockholm's Museum of Modern Art two days later, while the artist who designed the cake maintains that his work is just misunderstood.
- Levon Helm In 'Final Stages' Of Cancer: Best Video Clips, Twitter Reactions
April 17 2012 5:47 PM
Levon Helm, the legendary drummer and singer for The Band and celebrated solo-artist is in the final stages of losing his decades long battle with throat cancer, according to a very sad message posted on Helm's website http://www.levonhelm.com/ by his daughter and wife on Tuesday afternoon. Here are five great YouTube videos of Levon Helm doing what he did best, along with just a few from the outpouring of messages posted on Twitter in support of Levon Helm and his family.
- ‘Mass Effect 3’ Ending: Protesters Banned From EA, Bioware Forums
April 17 2012 4:41 PM
The controversy around Mass Effect 3 and its disappointing ending simply won't die down, much to EA's displeasure. Now angry gamers determined to hold the line against Bioware and parent company EA are reporting being banned from EA's servers after verbalizing their displeasure on the Bioware Social Network (BSN) forum.
- Prometheus Trailer ‘Happy Birthday David’: Reveals Michael Fassbender Robot [VIDEO]
April 17 2012 12:46 PM
A new trailer for Ridley Scott's upcoming science fiction epic, Prometheus, titled Happy Birthday David focuses on Michael Fassbender's role in the new film as an extremely advanced android robot. Check it out here.
- ‘Pikmin 3’ Release Date: Nintendo Wii U Sequel To Appear At E3 Expo
April 17 2012 11:05 AM
Nintendo game designer Shigeru Miyamoto has confirmed that the long-awaited Pikmin 3 will be among the games Nintendo brings to the E3 videogame expo in early June to build excitement for their new console, the Wii U
- Baseball-Sized Hail Pelts Midwest, Tornado Warning Extended [VIDEO] [PHOTOS]
April 14 2012 7:14 PM
As severe weather grew more intense in the Midwest across Oklahoma, Nebraska, and Kansas, baseball-size pieces of hail pelted the region, driving anybody who had not already found shelter indoors to seek cover. Check out the photos and video of the gigantic hailstorm.
- Samsung Galaxy S3 Release Date: New, Leaked Photo Suggests Phone Is Ready
April 14 2012 7:03 PM
A new, unsubstantiated, leaked image of what may be the Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone has surfaced. It depicts an Asian woman posing with two copies of the new phone, suggesting that production is under way.
- Who Is Gotye? 5 Things To Know About The Rising Australian Musician [VIDEO]
April 14 2012 6:17 PM
Seemingly out of nowhere, Australian artist Wouter Wally De Backer (whose stage name is Gotye) has become the musician to watch. First, his top single, Somebody That I Used To Know, was covered on American TV, and now he himself will be performing on Saturday Night Live this Saturday night.
- Oklahoma Tornadoes: Storms Hit Norman, Oklahoma City [VIDEO]
April 14 2012 2:56 PM
Residents of Oklahoma, Nebraska, and Kansas are braced for a major tornado outbreak, which has been predicted to strike this weekend -- with its peak on Saturday -- according to the National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center.
- ‘Mass Effect 3’ Ending: DLC Not Enough, Majority Of Gamers In Poll Say
April 14 2012 1:44 PM
Video game consumers have been protesting the ending of game developer Bioware's Mass Effect trilogy for weeks on the basis that the game's ending failed to live up to the decision-based story telling that made the previous titles fan favorites. Bioware has recently tried to placate its consumers with a downloadable content package of extended scenes in order to provide more narrative closure.
- Friday The 13th: R.L. Stein Tells Scary Story On Twitter [FULL TEXT]
April 13 2012 3:56 PM
Friday the Thirteenth is considered to be a super unlucky day since both Friday and the number 13 are considered unlucky according to ancient folklore. While many superstitious people avoid black cats, mirrors, funerals processions and other scary things. But for spooky writer R.L. Stein, Friday the 13th, which occurs three times this year, is an opportunity to celebrate. the popular scary story writer shared a short tale of horror with his fans via Hub TV's Twitter account on Friday ...
- Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Dating: Yeezy Dumps Her 'Via Text Message' Says MTO
April 13 2012 2:01 PM
Kanye West has ended his quickie relationship with Kim Kardasian after she tried to bring her reality show cameras along with them for the Watch the Throne Euro-tour, MediaTakeOut is reporting. The popular gossip site claims that a good friend of Kanye fed them the exclusive, anonymous tip.
- ‘Project X Zone’ Release Date: Capcom, Sega, Namco Crossover 3DS RPG [PHOTOS]
April 13 2012 12:20 PM
After weeks of teasing at an upcoming massive crossover project between several big name Japanese video game companies, Project X Zone has finally been announced. The strategy role playing game (RPG) will be released some time in 2012, and a full trailer is coming by the end of April.
- ‘Game Of Thrones’ Song: Rock Band Covers 'The Bear And The Maiden Fair' [VIDEO] [LYRICS]
April 13 2012 11:08 AM
“Irish Moutarde” a French-Canadian rock band with an obsession for George R.R. Martin’s fantasy books series, “Game of Thrones,” have combined their two passions to create a Celtic rock version of “The Bear and the Maiden Fair,” a folk song created by Martin and referred to throughout the series.