‘Smash Ultimate’ limited edition comes with the iconic GameCube controller

Hooray!Image: nintendo Some say the best way to play Smash is with a GameCube controller. Well, purists will be in luck when Super Smash Bros. Ultimate comes out. SEE ALSO: RIP Luigi, murdered to death by a grim reaper with a huge scythe Nintendo of Europe announced that the special…

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LGCT Valkenswaard: Frank Schuttert scores surprise home win

(CNN)Frank Schuttert pulled off the biggest upset of the Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) this season as he won the Valkenswaard leg by a whisker. “I’m speechless,” Schuttert said after winning the 14th leg of the 16-leg competition. “My first five-star grand prix win, I was really waiting for this…

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Justin Trudeau doesn’t want to be the odd man out

(CNN)Every week, I offer a glimpse of the kind of intelligence assessments that are likely to come across President Donald Trump’s desk. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau probably doesn’t want to be the odd man out in any revised North American Free Trade Agreement. We assess he is likely motivated…

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Turkish lira rallies as Qatar makes $15bn loan pledge

Ankara officials will channel money into Turkeys financial markets and banks Turkeys beleagured currency has bounced back from record lows after Qatar pledged to shore up the banking sectors shaky finances with loans worth $15bn (11.8bn). A week after a diplomatic spat with the US sent the lira into a…

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Three former Social Capital partners are reportedly raising a $200M fund

This story is developing. We’ve reached out to the firm for comment. Tribe was said to be focusing on cryptocurrency and blockchain startups, recently leading the $22.7 million round for crypto trading platform SFOX. Though The Wall Street Journal is reporting today that capital from the fund will be deployed across…

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The Hole at the Heart of Chinas Silk Road

Nobody pretends the People’s Republic of China is an entirely benign power, least of all its leaders in Beijing. Yet, even by the standards of what continues to be a remarkably repressive state, the stories that are emerging from behind the Great Firewall about the crackdown on Xinjiang’s Uighur Muslim…

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Woman Comes Up With Genius Response To Unsolicited Dick Pics And It Works Like A Charm

Well, one woman has gone viral on the internet for her genius response to one such photo. Adult entertainer Ginger Banks(nsfw) posted a screenshot on Twitter of an encounter she had with her harasser along with the caption, “My new response every time I get an unsolicited dick pick.” Scroll down below…

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9 Times People Parked Next To Fire Hydrants And Regretted It Later

Two months ago some New Jersey firefighters posted a photo of a car with the windows smashed and a hose snaked through with the caption, “This is what happens when you park in front of a hydrant. This was taken last night at the fire on Norway Avenue in the…

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Samantha Bee: ‘Nazis understand grassroots organizing better than the Democrats’

Late-night hosts discussed Trumps attacks on the intelligence community and the potential existence of an N-word tape Late-night hosts on Wednesday discussed Donald Trumps attacks on the intelligence community, the rise of fascism, and rumors that a tape exists in which Trump uses the N-word. Samantha Bee: Fascism is back…

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