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Oliver VanDervoort

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Oliver has been a writer for over four years. In that time he has covered all the latest news and gossip from the tech sector, the entertainment world and the political arena. Baseball, football, Apple, Android, the Republicans and the Democrats, you name it, he’s probably covered it in some way, shape or form.


Elisha Cuthbert At Center Of Twitter Fueled Sex Scandal

Elisha Cuthbert wants an apology

Elisha Cuthbert wants an apology from Canadian television station TSN after a report it aired claimed the actress was cheating on her husband. Elisha Cuthbert is married to NHL player Dion Phaneuf, but TSN aired a tweet it apparently found funny that said Elisha Cuthbert was “tangoing between the sheets” with her husband’s teammate, Joffrey… Read more »

Wii U Crossbuy Will Feature Third-Party Games As Well As Nintendo Titles

Wii U Crossbuy

The Wii U and Nintendo 3DS crossbuy service officially launching this month is apparently going to be available to third-party games, as well as those published by Nintendo. The revelation regarding the Wii U came about thanks to the announcement from Curve Digital regarding its hit game, OlliOlli. The announcement sheds a little more light… Read more »

‘Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’ Launches Film Festival For Its Fans

Call of Duty Advanced Warfare

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has a rather loyal following. That following is likely going to be growing with the impending released of Advanced Warfare’s “Havoc” DLC. Sledgehammer Games announced this week that it is going to find a new way for Advanced Warfare fans to share their exploits. The company is looking for some… Read more »

Laura Dern Trying To Put Focus On Women In Film

Laura Dern promoting women

Laura Dern has made quite a career for herself as a kind of Jill of all trades. Now the actress is hoping that she can help get the attention on other successful women who are working hard in the entertainment industry. On Friday, Laura Dern gathered with a number of other high-profile actors and actresses… Read more »

‘House of Cards’ Gets Longest And Least Helpful Trailer Ever

House of Cards

House of Cards is due out on Netflix in just one week. The close arrival time, driven especially by the fact that the online streaming video service mistakenly briefly aired the series early, has everyone going nuts trying to figure out just what is going to happen in season three. A brand new trailer, which… Read more »

Aquaman Reveal Includes Possible Spoiler

Aquaman reveal includes spoiler

The Aquaman reveal has brought about enough of a buzz all on its own. Jason Momoa staring angrily into the camera wearing his Aquaman garb was enough to get internet tongues wagging when Zack Snyder took to Twitter for the big unveiling of Aquaman. While showing off Aquaman in all his glory should have been… Read more »

Disney ‘Frozen’ Lawsuit Laughed Out Of Court By Judge

Disney's Frozen lawsuit tossed

Disney’s Frozen did not, it turns out, rip off a New Jersey author’s story about her life in Peru. Isabella Tanikumi filed suit in October against Disney regarding Frozen, saying that the film was a takeoff from her memoirs, particularly one titled Yearnings of the Heart. This particular version depicted her family’s struggles in the… Read more »

‘iCarly’ Star Miranda Cosgrove Lands Role On New NBC Pilot

Miranga Cosgrove lands new show

Miranda Cosgrove is best known to pre-teens and teens the world over as “iCarly” thanks to Miranda Cosgrove’s long running and much loved Nickelodeon show. It’s possible Miranda Cosgrove might be recognized by some as an actor who got her start as one of the kid stars in Jack Black’s School of Rock. It appears… Read more »

‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Approaches Thursday Preview Box Office Records

50 Shades of Grey

Fifty Shades of Grey opens this Valentine’s weekend, and the flick has followed the model of other potential blockbusters by allowing a limited release on Thursday night. If the film’s performance during that limited release can be used as a model, it appears Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson have themselves a huge money earner on… Read more »

Assassin’s Creed Movie Officially Coming December of 2016

Assassin's Creed movie coming soon

Assassin’s Creed has long been one of the most popular series in the video game industry. Now Assassin’s Creed is looking to become one of the most popular series on the silver screen with the film adaptation officially slated for launch in December of 2016. The Assassin’s Creed movie, which will star Michael Fassbender (X-Men:… Read more »

Alex Rodriguez Tries To Make Amends With Apology To New York Yankees

Alex Rodriguez apologizes

Alex Rodriguez had a 90 minute meeting with the New York Yankees on Tuesday afternoon, where he apologized to owner Hal Steinbrenner and other team executives for his suspension and performance enhancing drug use. Alex Rodriguez apparently also apologized to the team for the way he handled his suspension, including some threats that the would… Read more »

PlayStation 4 Looks Like It’s Getting ‘Titanfall 2’

PS4

The PlayStation 4 might be on the cusp of taking away a title that had been synonymous with Microsoft until very recently. While Titanfall had only been offered on the Xbox One and Xbox 360, it appears the PlayStation 4 will have a crack at Titanfall 2. While Titanfall has fallen in popularity since its… Read more »

‘Better Call Saul’ Star Says He’s Never Worked Harder

Better Call Saul premieres on Sunday

Better Call Saul premieres tonight, and it looks as though Bob Odenkirk will be relieved to finally see his work come to fruition. Better Call Saul is, of course, the spinoff of AMC’s massively popular show Breaking Bad, which ended last year. Now that Bob Odenkirk is starring in his own show, the actor recently… Read more »

‘The Walking Dead': What You Should Know As The Series Returns

The Walking Dead return

The Walking Dead returns tonight, and with the mid-season premiere, there is bound to be plenty of action surrounding Rick, Daryl, and the rest of the group. If you’re not caught up with this season just yet, then beware of the spoilers lurking ahead. When the first half of this season’s Walking Dead ended, we… Read more »

The Wii U Looks Like It’s Finally Getting Its Sales Footing

The Wii U is finally getting some sales

Has Nintendo finally found a winning formula for the Wii U. The Wii U was the first “next generation” console to hit the market, beating both Sony and Microsoft by almost a full year. Despite that fact, the Wii U has been suffering from bad sales numbers almost from the start, but new numbers seem… Read more »

Facebook News Feed Has Gotten Better Thanks To Special Focus Groups

FAcebook News Feed Keeps Getting Better

Facebook’s news feed has always been the social media site’s crowning jewel. This is the function that allows people to stay on the site after they have posted their favorite photos of their kids or commented on their friend’s favorite photos of their kids. Now the Facebook news feed is getting a rather serious overhaul… Read more »

Coach K Looking For Win Number 1,000 Against St. John’s

Coach K looking for win number 1,000

Coach K, otherwise known as Mike Krzyzewski, will be going for his 1,000th win of his career on Sunday afternoon when his Duke Blue Devils take on the St. John’s Red Storm. While people have known for a while that this day was actually coming for Coach K, now that it’s finally here, all eyes… Read more »

Dwarf Stripper Kat Hoffman Hearing Wedding Bells With 6-Foot Fiance

Dwarf Stripper Kat Hoffman

Dwarf stripper Kat Hoffman wants you to understand that there are people who are going to laugh at her performances. This particular dwarf stripper doesn’t really mind, as she calls herself a “smile producer” rather than an exotic dancer. Still, it was Kat Hoffman’s work as a dwarf stripper that helped her find the love… Read more »

‘Borderlands 3’ Announcement Coming At Pax South

Borderlands 3 is coming

Borderlands 3 has been rumored for quite a while now, but it sounds as if the game will become a reality in the very near future. Borderlands 3 was actually hinted at on the opening day of Pax South, and Gearbox Software has said there will be a full reveal come Sunday. If the Borderlands… Read more »

Max Scherzer Makes Washington Nationals Immediate World Series Contender

Max Scherzer is the newest National

Max Scherzer might have just made the Washington Nationals an immediate favorite to make the World Series next year. Max Scherzer also became just the latest talented starting pitcher to become filthy stinking rich, thanks to a seven year deal worth more than $180 million. The signing of the former Detroit Tigers’ ace means that… Read more »

‘League of Legends’ Fantasy Draft Site Set To Launch January 19

League of Legends fantasy drafts

League of Legends and other eSports games are only getting more popular the further we go into the 21st century. In fact, games like League of Legends are becoming so popular that schools have started offering scholarships to the best players in the world. The skill the best eSports players have is both a blessing… Read more »

‘iZombie’ Premiering On CW In March

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iZombie has been a CW show that has been “coming soon” for quite a while. On Sunday, the CW Network finally announced that iZombie will indeed be coming quite soon. The series, about a pretty zombie with special powers, is due to debut as a “mid-season replacement” on March 17. iZombie is a program that… Read more »