The problem with the new Amy Schumer comedy “I Feel Pretty” is not that it is offensive (as the backlash to its trailer would suggest) but that it is bland.It’s a stretched-out comedy sketch, a wafer-thin movie spackled together with a vanilla compound of sitcom … [Read more...] about Review: ‘I Feel Pretty’ is a watered-down Amy Schumer comedy that gets old quick
He s just not that into you
“I Feel Pretty” is a comedy about women’s confidence vs. body image that stars Amy Schumer, or at least a shell of Amy Schumer, and that feels pretty disappointing.The comedic actress became well-known for a take-no-prisoners stand-up act and cable TV’s … [Read more...] about Movie review: ‘I Feel Pretty’ is toothless and dumb, lacks that Amy Schumer bite
Most of your friends on Facebook may not care much about you at all, suggests an Oxford University study published last week.Friendships involving interactions over social networks are not that different from traditional real-world friendships, found Robin Dunbar, the professor … [Read more...] about Your Facebook Friends Are Really Not That Into You
A lot of folks have been making a big deal the past few days about Google employee David Barksdale. If you haven't caught the coverage, the fuss is centered around this one employee -- a mid-twenties "site reliability engineer" -- who (allegedly) inappropriately used his … [Read more...] about OPINION Are Your Employees Perfect? Or Are You Just Not Looking for Trouble?
Well, the proverbial ink hadn't even dried on our recent column about smartbooks and ARM when Nvidia came around and doused the excitement with a bucket of ice water.The prospect of Linux in general or Android in particular running on an ARM smartbook has had many in the … [Read more...] about LINUX BLOG SAFARI Nvidia to Android: We’re Just Not That Into You