South Korea came up with a very creative tactic to use against Sweden in the World Cup

South Korea came up with a very creative tactic to use against Sweden in the World Cup

Whenever you bring together dozens of different countries from around the globe, there’s gonna be some cross-cultural confusion. And if you’re South Korean coach Shin Tae-yong, you figure out how to work that to your advantage. SEE ALSO: World Cup opening game proved a little tricky for people with colour blindness In a press conference Sunday, Shin explained the unusual tactic he’d employed against spies from the Swedish team: He’d had his team members swap jersey numbers for the warmup games, in hopes that scouts would confuse the players for…

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The iPhone 3GS is going back on sale, but for a limited time and only in South Korea

The iPhone 3GS is going back on sale, but for a limited time and only in South Korea

Apple hasn’t manufactured a new iPhone 3GS since the now-ancient smartphone was retired in 2012. But shoppers in South Korea will be able to pick one up before June is over. South Korean wireless carrier SK Telink discovered an unsold shipment of the third-generation iPhone hidden away in a warehouse, local news service ETNews reports (h/t VentureBeat). Each one will be sold unlocked for the U.S. equivalent of roughly $40. SEE ALSO: Apple’s officially making it harder for cops to bust into your iPhone All of the devices are never…

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The most heartwarming tale of amateur squirrel dentistry you’ll read today

The most heartwarming tale of amateur squirrel dentistry you’ll read today

Call her Captain America, because she just saved Bucky. Bucky the squirrel, that is. SEE ALSO: This acrobatic squirrel nails its ‘Wrecking Ball’ moment while attempting to score birdseed As reported by Sarah Kraus of Global News, Jannett Talbott (who is Canadian, so not actually Captain America) noticed that one of the squirrels in her feeder was suffering from severely overgrown teeth. In these photos Jannet Talbott took in her backyard, you can see exactly what was wrong with Bucky the squirrel’s teeth#sabretoothsquirrel pic.twitter.com/MHNtcAu1Re — Sarah Kraus (@SarahNKraus) June 16,…

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School receptionist rings in summer vacation with PA system cover of ‘At Last’

School receptionist rings in summer vacation with PA system cover of ‘At Last’

I am ashamed to admit that, as a student, I never paid that much attention to what anyone was saying over the PA system. But if my school had employed Regina Ballard, I might’ve.  The North Carolina school receptionist sang a truly beautiful rendition of “At Last” on Wednesday to celebrate her last day in the office before summer vacation. The school wasn’t full of students — just a few employees and kids enrolled in camp — but those lucky enough to hear the performance enjoyed a real treat. Petition…

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‘Captain Marvel’ hires ‘Fortnite’ composer Pinar Toprak, the first woman to score a Marvel film

‘Captain Marvel’ hires ‘Fortnite’ composer Pinar Toprak, the first woman to score a Marvel film

Turkish-American composer Pinar Toprak has been hired to compose the score for Captain Marvel, which will premiere in March of next year.  Even if you’re not a film score buff, there’s a good chance you’re already familiar with Toprak’s work. In addition to writing additional music for Justice League in 2017, she is responsible for some of the incredibly catchy music from Fortnite. (Yes, the stuff that is stuck in your head all the time.) SEE ALSO: ‘Deadpool 2’ is the gayest superhero movie yet. That’s not saying much. I’m…

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‘Incredibles 2’ scores a massive $180 million opening, the biggest ever for an animated release

‘Incredibles 2’ scores a massive $180 million opening, the biggest ever for an animated release

For every unmitigated disaster like Solo, there are multiple other box office hits for DisneyIncredibles 2 is the latest. The 14-years-later sequel is on a pace to finish off its opening weekend with a $180 million box office haul in the United States. That’s the highest opening to date for any animated release, and for any PG-rated release as well. It’s also the eighth-largest domestic opening weekend ever, overall. SEE ALSO: How ‘Incredibles 2’ carves out its own space in a superhero-saturated world Incredibles 2 soars past another Pixar sequel,…

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I can’t stop reading about Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande

I can’t stop reading about Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande

In the same way that Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande dove headfirst into their whirlwind romance, it took me about five seconds to decide that I was smitten with their love. SEE ALSO: We have decided to stan Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande It was the Hogwarts robe Instagram that did it. I was tickled by this unexpected pairing, and delighted by their Harry Potter nerdery – and then suddenly, completely obsessed, in a way I’d never been about a celebrity relationship before. the chamber of secrets has been opened…

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Theaters add warning to ‘Incredibles 2’ in wake of strobe light concerns

Theaters add warning to ‘Incredibles 2’ in wake of strobe light concerns

Some theaters are adding health warnings to their ticket counters in the wake of a Twitter thread about strobe light effects in Incredibles 2.  Blogger and advocate Veronica Lewis tweeted the thread on Friday, writing that the film’s liberal use of flashing light — in one scene, for 90 seconds straight — could cause issues for viewers with epilepsy, migraines, or chronic illness. SEE ALSO: A complete ranking of every Pixar movie ever – up to and including ‘Incredibles 2’ “I am not calling for a boycott of Incredibles 2,…

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Beyoncé and Jay Z bring art to the Louvre in their ‘Apesh*t’ video

Beyoncé and Jay Z bring art to the Louvre in their ‘Apesh*t’ video

The Carters bowled over an unsuspecting internet on Saturday afternoon when, without warning, they released a new joint album on Tidal. The 9-track “Love Is Everything” is wall-to-wall bangers, but even still, “Apeshit” stands out. Beyoncé teased the album’s first video on Saturday with a snippet posted to Instagram. The 6-minute cut follows Bey and husband Jay Z on a dance-filled tour through the famed French art museum, the Louvre. The Louvre is a piece of history unto itself, with the art museum built into a palace that was constructed…

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The exquisite pain of the embarrassing screen name

The exquisite pain of the embarrassing screen name

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