It was bound to happen. In the worldwide race for clicks, one of the Web's most popular bloggers has gone rogue. She's decided to bore her audience — in the most daring way.
NPR | March 12, 2014 10:41 a.m.
The moneyed world of tech startups is getting a sendup from Mike Judge and a dramatic treatment from AMC. Both programs explore the people who, for better or worse, are changing the way we live.
NPR | March 11, 2014 7:09 a.m.
Hoping to boost young people's enrollment in health care, President Obama appears on the web-based show Between Two Ferns, where he submitted to questions from Zach Galifianikis.
NPR | March 10, 2014 12:48 p.m.
Virtual reality can make people feel like they are experiencing the world outside of their bodies. The sensation can make it hard for the people to remember what happened to them.
NPR | March 10, 2014 8:58 a.m.
Some people are calling late night host Chelsea Handler a racist after her tweets during the Oscars. But she says the accusation is bogus because she dates black men. The Beauty Shop ladies weigh in.
NPR | March 10, 2014 6:59 a.m.
A popular cafe in Shanghai named after Sherlock Holmes' London address opened last year and features near-shrine-like treatment of the show's actor, Benedict Cumberbatch.
NPR | March 08, 2014 5:23 p.m.
Packs of enthusiasts have started meeting up in Disneyland with matching gear and group names, like The Neverlanders and Walt's Misfits. Disney gangs? Not quite.
NPR | March 07, 2014 8:39 a.m.
The name of the cable news channel RT used to stand for Russia Today, and it is funded by the Russian government. The crisis in Ukraine has led to tensions within RT's newsroom.
NPR | March 07, 2014 4:58 a.m.
What was it for you? A song? A movie? A poem? For me, it was a painting. I was grabbed by a work of art that said I know you. I've been waiting. And I fell. Totally. Why does that happen?
NPR | March 03, 2014 12:19 p.m.
Yes, they're big, lumbering, earthbound creatures. But sometimes, Bessie and friends just have to get airborne.
OPB | March 03, 2014 11:25 a.m.
If you were on Twitter last night during the 86th Academy Awards, you may have seen a familiar feminist voice rising on #Oscars. No, it wasn't IFC Portlandia's feminist bookstore parody Women and Women First, but the next best thing: Portland's real feminist bookstore and community center In Other Words.