For those of you who don’t know, every Friday we come to you with 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web. This past week has certainly not been a disappointment with everything from funny memes and videos to new trailers (The new STAR WARS TRAILER TO BE PRECISE *insert hysterical screaming*). So get ready to kick off the weekend because this is Link25 (241) – The Star Wars: Last Jedi Edition.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi Official Teaser
[OFFICIAL VIDEO] Bohemian Rhapsody – Pentatonix
The New Labyrinth Movie Spin-Off Now Has a Promising Director and Writer
Last year, news broke that there was going to be another movie set in the Labyrinth universe. It was called everything from a reboot to a sequel and, since David Bowie had just passed away when it happened, everyone was upset and confused. Now, there’s a (click on the image to read the full article).
It's Official: Ben Affleck And Jennifer Garner File For Divorce
It appeared as if Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner were still trying to solve their well-known marital difficulties earlier this year — with Affleck making a public statement last month about his struggle with alcohol abuse and how it affected his family — but sadly the couple has filed for divorce. (Click on the image to read the full article).
The new crew of 'Mystery Science Theater 3000' takes us behind the scenes for the Netflix revival
Door!” a voice calls out.
The sound triggers two crew members into action. Standing on either side of a large, spaceship doorway, they manually push the cumbersome gate shut. It’s not a fluid movement like the swooshing panels aboard the Starship (click on the image to read the full article).
The Blood of the Crab
Meghan Owings plucks a horseshoe crab out of a tank and bends its helmet-shaped shell in half to reveal a soft white membrane. Owings inserts a needle and draws a bit of blood. “See how blue it is,” she says, holding the syringe up to the light. It really is. The liquid shines cerulean in the tube. (Click on the image to read the full article).
United Airlines Passenger Violently Removed From Flight
Thor: Ragnarok Teaser Trailer [HD]
Wait for it...
Boat driving skills
A Real Life Ghost Story
William Wilmer, an ophthalmologist who practiced in Washington, D.C. in the early 1900s, was one of the most distinguished eye doctors of his era. Among his patients were eight different presidents, from William McKinley to Franklin Roosevelt. He also treated Charles Lindbergh, the famous aviator; Joseph Pulitzer, the New York newspaper tycoon and creator of the Pulitzer Prize; and countless other prominent Americans. But perhaps his most unusual claim to fame is the fact that in 1921 he managed to talk a prestigious medical journal, The American Journal of Ophthalmology, into printing a ghost story. (Click on the image to read the full article).
Buying a $500 House in Detroit: bidding on the soul of my city
I was just finishing what was likely the final mowing of my lawn, just before the winter came. As I looked up, I noticed my neighbor was sitting in his truck across the road, watching me as he smoked a cigarette.
Just a few years earlier, at age 23, I had purchased an abandoned house in Detroit from a live auction for $500, less than (click on the image to read the full article).
5 things to know about the MOAB
(CNN)When US forces dropped the military’s biggest non-nuclear bomb on Afghanistan, President Donald Trump described it as “another successful job.”
Better known as the “mother of all bombs,” the weapon is officially known as the GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast (MOAB).
On Thursday, it was dropped on a (click on the image to read the full article).
Horse Stomps On Alligator - Only in Florida
The Utter Uselessness of Job Interviews
A friend of mine once had a curious experience with a job interview. Excited about the possible position, she arrived five minutes early and was immediately ushered into the interview by the receptionist. Following an amicable discussion with a panel of (Click on the image to read the full article).
Google just killed Burger King's newest TV ad that had a disastrous flaw
Are We Witnessing The Beginning Of The End For Free Music Streaming?
“Our theory was simple,” wrote Daniel Ek, co-founder and CEO of Spotify, in 2014, “offer a terrific free tier, supported by advertising, as a starting point to attract fans and get them in the door.”
So what happens after everybody’s crossed the threshold?
At the time Ek wrote that post he was reacting to the high-visibility exit of Taylor Swift from his platform over a disagreement (to put it kindly) about the (Click on the image to read the full article).
A Tribute To Carrie Fisher
Potential Energy Source for Life Spotted on Saturn Moon Enceladus
Saturn’s icy moon Enceladus is looking more and more like a habitable world.
The same sorts of chemical reactions that sustain life near deep-sea hydrothermal vents here on Earth could potentially be occurring within Enceladus’ subsurface ocean, a new study published today (April 13) in the journal Science suggests. (click on the image to read the full article).
‘Black teens’ not allowed: Racist sign left on Melton, Melbourne, milk bar window
A RACIST sign on the window of a Melbourne milk bar says “black” teens are banned from going inside because they “steal things”.
The appalling note was left on the window of the store on Burleigh Rd, in Melton, in Melbourne’s west, and was sent to radio station 3AW.
As well as the teenagers, “dogs” were also banned from entry.
Social media has (Click on the image to read the full article).