By Walt Hickey Dahl Last week Netflix spent £500 million to acquire the rights to Roald Dahl’s work, which includes Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, …
By Walt Hickey Welcome back! Shang-Chi Marvel’s Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings surpassed Black Widow to become the domestic highest-grossing…
By Walt Hickey Welcome to the Numlock Sunday edition. This week, I spoke to the wonderful Ed Zitron, who wrote “Say Goodbye To Your Manager” in The Atl…
By Walt Hickey Have an excellent weekend! Conjuring A Rhode Island home, whose purported history of paranormal infestation made it the inspiration for …
By Walt Hickey Tablet The Gilgamesh Dream Tablet — a 3,500-year-old clay tablet looted from Iraq 30 years ago, hawked to a London antiquities dealer in…
By Walt Hickey Queued As of Sunday, there were 73 ships waiting to unload cargo at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, a brutal logjam just as hol…
By Walt Hickey Scams The Justice Department charged 14 people with operating a scam that created fake rideshare driver accounts for unqualified drivers…
By Walt Hickey Welcome back! The Spice Must Flow Dune, which is out in the U.S. in late October, has begun its international rollout in 24 markets and …
By Walt Hickey Welcome to the Numlock Sunday edition. This week, I spoke to Ariana Case, a project administrator at the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative …
By Walt Hickey Have a great weekend! Last week I did a Q&A with my friend Daniel Levitt over at his newsletter Inside the Newsroom all about the creati…
By Walt Hickey The Lottery Mexico's Institute to Return Stolen Goods to the People will raffle off a former property owned by drug lord Joaquín “El Cha…
By Walt Hickey Crocs Footwear brand Crocs has announced their intention to forge a sartorially catastrophic future, saying they expect to make over $5 …