Family Guy meets The Simpsons! Crossover Episode (Peter Griffins Meets Homer Simpson) shown at Comic Con 2014! For 25 seasons, The Simpsons have only ever participated in one official crossover episode (with The Critic.) But this fall, they’ll meet up for the first (canonical) time with Family Guy’s Griffins for their season premiere. In the special hour-long episode, The Griffins become sidetracked and find themselves in Springfield, where they make fast friends with The Simpsons based on their obvious similarities. Simpsons Guy Will actually be the first of two crossovers for the iconic animated family – a subsequent November episode of their own series, titled “Simpsorama,” will see them encounter the time-traveling cast of Futurama!
Are you a betting person? Here’s 10 bets you will never lose, no matter how impossible the odds, at least in the eyes of who you’re betting with! Take a look and learn how to make some easy money!
Comedian and voice impressionist Frank Caliendo channels Morgan Freeman from “The Shawshank Redemption” when reading LeBron James’ letter discussing his return to Cleveland.
The Internet has truly changed the world we live in, but most users don’t even know how the World Wide Web even works. So The World Science Festival created this short video explaining as a setup to Internet Everywhere: The Future of History’s Most Disruptive Technology, a sold-out program featuring Internet pioneer Vint Cerf of Google, MIT’s Neil Gershenfeld, lawyer and Internet advocate Elizabeth Stark and Alex Wright, director of user experience at The New York Times. The video lets you ride shotgun with a packet of data—one of trillions involved in the trillions of Internet interactions that happen every second. Look deep beneath the surface of the most basic Internet transaction, and follow the packet as it flows from your fingertips, through circuits, wires, and cables, to a host server, and then back again, all in less than a second.
Did you know when you listen to music, multiple areas of your brain become engaged and active. But when you actually play an instrument, that activity becomes more like a full-body brain workout. What’s going on? Anita Collins explains the fireworks that go off in musicians’ brains when they play, and examines some of the long-term positive effects of this mental workout.
Comic-Con kicks off in is taking over San Diego for the annual celebration of fandom. Casey Newton, preparing for his first-ever trip to Hall H, explains what’s about to happen.
Joslyn, Dana & Erin are giving you all the details on what big movies and TV shows will and won’t be at the Comic-Con convention!
Clint Eastwood offered this tribute to his friend and colleague James Garner for TCM in August 2001. Turner Classic Movies James Garner film tribute airs Monday, July 28 starting at 6am ET/3am PT!
Stephen Colbert is a fan of power couples. So he was saddened to learn about the breakup of golf star Rory McIlroy and tennis ace Caroline Wozniacki. Celebrity relationships are always fragile, and after seeing the split of McIlroy & Wozniacki, and then the big wins on Sunday by both McIlroy and Wozniacki, Colbert has a new theory on couples going their separate ways!
10 amazing tips and tricks you can use to impress your friends, and make your summer a little easier. Learn how to modify your water bottles so you get instant icy cold drinks every time, Get rid of ants using popcorn kernels (Natural and non-toxic pest control), Turn your snack bags into custom snack bowls, Eliminate fruit flies, Make a secret container for hiding your valuable items at the beach, Eat a giant hamburger the right way, so the bottom doesn’t fall out, Keep a straw in your can of soda so it doesn’t float out, Prepare a Mango so you don’t get fiber and pulp stuck between your teeth, Modify your popsicles to prevent dripping, and sticky fingers, And speed up the lines, and cut down on the mess with condiments at BBQ’s!
Mick Jagger on the Today Show recently and joined by his fellow “Get on Up” producer Brian Grazer, director Tate Taylor and the movie’s stars, including Chadwick Boseman, Octavia Spencer and Dan Aykroyd. The Rolling Stones frontman, who’s said that Brown influenced him, explained that he particularly loved how Brown interacted with the audience: “the way he charmed them, the way he told them what to do, the way he gave them his emotions and encouraged them to give back.” Below, more comments from Mick and the cast, including an incredible performance as James Brown by Chadwick Boseman, who had a breakthrough role as Jackie Robinson in last year’s 42, and landed the role as Brown once they saw he could dance.
Director J.J. Abrams unveiling the Star Wars: Episode VII X-Wing from set in support of the Star Wars: Force for Change campaign’s final week. The Force For Change campaign is taking place on Omaze.com/StarWars and benefits UNICEF’s Innovation Labs. Thus far, there have been participants from over 119 countries. Also announced today as part of the campaign’s final week, fans are offered an additional prize for participating in the campaign. In addition to winning a chance to be in the film, entrants this week are also eligible to win a chance to host a private hometown screening of Star Wars: Episode VII before it hits theaters. Click here for the campaign link to enter for a chance to win!