Walmart confirms it’s canceling every single SNES Classic preorder

Walmart confirmed today that it will in fact be canceling all of those SNES Classic preorders it accidentally accepted last week when the product page was mistakenly put live. The company is notifying preorder holders via email — some of whom are game journalists who’ve posted the note to Twitter — saying, “We know that this is incredibly disappointing to you, and we’re truly sorry for this mistake.” Well, there you have it, folks: the SNES Classic preorder party is over, at least for now. “Unfortunately, due to a technical glitch, the Super Nintendo Classic Edition was mistakenly made available last Friday evening ahead of the official release date,” Deserie… Read More

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Angelina Jolie reveals she had Bell’s Palsy — what is it?

Angelina Jolie (Credit: Getty/Fabrice Coffrini) In an intimate interview with Vanity Fair, award-winning actress Angelina Jolie opened up about the most difficult year of her life and revealed her recent diagnosis with Bell’s Palsy, a form of temporary facial paralysis. The diagnosis follows a much longer battle with health related issues. In May 2013, Jolie had a preemptive double mastectomy after discovering she had a defective gene that gave her an 87 percent risk of developing breast cancer. Just two years later, she revealed she underwent surgery to remove her ovaries and fallopian tubes, a preventative measure so that her “children will never have to say, ‘Mom died of ovarian… Read More

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Bourne Identity composer John Powell will score the upcoming Han Solo movie

Last year, Rogue One marked a small, but significant departure within the larger Star Wars universe: Michael Giacchino, rather than legendary composer John Williams, was in charge of scoring the film. Now, Lucasfilm has announced that another new composer will take the reins for the next standalone film: John Powell, best known for his work on the Bourne and How to Train Your Dragon franchises. Powell has produced some excellent soundtracks over the years. His work on the Bourne films is pretty much constantly on in the background when I’m writing. He’s a composer who really excels at driving tension in a film, and I’m really interested in seeing what… Read More

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Rihanna Covers Up in Dior Menswear-Inspired Look to Meet French President Emmanuel Macron

When news broke that Rihanna was set to meet with France’s President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the country’s funding of international education, we immediately started imagining her outfit. And of course, the fashion risk-taker didn’t disappoint. While Rihanna’s been on a skin-baring streak as of late, wearing outfits like this jaw-dropping, cleavage-revealing Giambattista Valli Couture ball gown to the Valerian London premiere, the 29-year-old singer opted for a more conservative, professional look for her political meeting with the President and First Lady of France, and she turned to a French label she loves for the occasion. RELATED PHOTOS: Rihanna Wears a Bra to the Valerian Paris Premiere, Plus More of… Read More

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Rihanna Covers Up in Dior Menswear-Inspired Look to Meet French President Emmanuel Macron

When news broke that Rihanna was set to meet with France’s President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the country’s funding of international education, we immediately started imagining her outfit. And of course, the fashion risk-taker didn’t disappoint. While Rihanna’s been on a skin-baring streak as of late, wearing outfits like this jaw-dropping, cleavage-revealing Giambattista Valli Couture ball gown to the Valerian London premiere, the 29-year-old singer opted for a more conservative, professional look for her political meeting with the President and First Lady of France, and she turned to a French label she loves for the occasion. RELATED PHOTOS: Rihanna Wears a Bra to the Valerian Paris Premiere, Plus More of… Read More

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