Archive | June 2017

The Rock can’t wait to meet Elizabeth Warren, who is apparently a huge ‘Ballers’ fan

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson can smell what Elizabeth Warren is cooking … and he likes it.

On Friday afternoon, the movie star tweeted this after it was revealed that the Democratic senator from Massachusetts was a big fan of the HBO show Ballers, which is basically Entourage but with sports agents:

Can’t wait to meet Senator Warren one day. She’s got a big Rock sized hug coming for all the @BallersHBO luv. She’s a baller 👊🏾https://t.co/Ekggy8raDB

— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) July 1, 2017

In a segment for Full Frontal, Warren sat down with host Samantha Bee, where it was revealed the senator had a huge crush on The Rock—which, I mean, who doesn’t. …

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This entry was posted on June 30, 2017, in Mashable.

‘True Detective’ Season 3 could star Mahershala Ali and suddenly we’re interested again

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Oscar winner and professional scene-stealer Mahershala Ali has single-handedly renewed our interest in True Detective Season 3.

The Moonlight star is currently in early talks to star in the third season of HBO’s anthology crime drama, Mashable has confirmed, although a deal is not yet in place. HBO declined to comment on Ali’s potential involvement, which was first reported by the Tracking Board.

If everything works out, Ali would follow in the footsteps of Season 1 stars Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, and Season 2 leads Rachel McAdams, Colin Farrell, Taylor Kitsch and Vince Vaughn. …

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This entry was posted on June 30, 2017, in Mashable.

EPA to actually hold ‘red-team’ climate debates, in a new level of ‘head-in-the-sand bullshit’

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In what many climate scientists see as a direct assault on the scientific process, the Trump administration is moving ahead with a plan to hold so-called “red team, blue team” climate science debates.

The plan, which was first reported by ClimateWire on Friday morning and then detailed by the New York Times, would involve government-appointed experts chosen with the help of Scott Pruitt, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and an outspoken climate denier.

In an indication of who the plan may be intended to favor, it was reportedly first unveiled to coal company executives at a meeting of the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity on Thursday. …

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This entry was posted on June 30, 2017, in Mashable.

A new tool will check if you’re vulnerable to the hack that brought down computers across the globe

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WannaCry paralyzed hospitals. NotPeya crashed banks. But how to know if you’re vulnerable to the stolen National Security Agency exploit that fueled two major cyber attacks and helped bring down computers across the globe?

Thankfully, a new tool has your back.

After the Shadow Brokers hacking group dumped a cache of stolen NSA exploits in April, the cybersecurity community …

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This entry was posted on June 30, 2017, in Mashable.