WarnerMedia is announcing a stepped-up commitment to preschool and kids programming across Cartoon Network and streaming service HBO Max , with a goal of reaching 50 original preschool shows in the next two years. The company made the announcement of the fall programming plans ahead of a virtual upfront presentation to media buyers. HBO Max is ramping up its offerings for advertisers ahead of the launch of an ad-supported tier of its service, which WarnerMedia expects to launch by June. Cartoon Network, designated as the central kids and family brand for WarnerMedia, has adopted a new tagline “Redraw Your World.” The aim of that message, a press release said, is “to empower kids to feel comfortable with who they are, embrace their uniqueness and believe in their own ability to impact change.” The network said it has also made its first kid-musician-in-residence deal with Nandi Bushell, a 10-year-old viral music star. Related Story 'Gremlins' Prequel Animated … [Read more...] about WarnerMedia Unveils Ambitious Preschool And Kids Blocks On HBO Max, Cartoon Network; Preschool Slate To Reach 50 Originals By 2023
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Products featured are independently selected by our editorial team and we may earn a commission from purchases made from our links; the retailer may also receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Whether you’re making a batch of soup you can freeze or want to test out a new recipe that won’t take up your entire day, one of the best pieces of kitchen gear you can own is a slow cooker. It makes meal planning easier and will save you a ton of time. Below, we’ve found the best slow cookers for every budget and kitchen, along with what to consider when you’re shopping for one. Things to Consider When Looking for a Good Slow Cooker Size: The size of the cooker is important, as this determines what and how much you’re able to cook. Look for around six to eight quarts as a general rule. Too large and you may have a hard time storing it, not to mention lugging it onto the counter every time you want stew. Programmable: The programmable timer feature allows you to set … [Read more...] about The Best Slow Cookers That Make Meal Planning Easier and More Delicious
Republican Senators have asked Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos in a letter why a book that “challenges the transgender movement” was pulled from sale on the website. The book, When Harry Became Sally by Ryan T. Anderson, was an Amazon bestseller. Its description says it provides “thoughtful answers to questions arising from our transgender moment” and “a balanced approach to public policy on gender identity, and a sober assessment of the human costs of getting human nature wrong.” The book has been on sale for three years. Amazon has banned books in the past, the works mostly focused on conspiracy theories and debunking the Holocaust. The Amazon web services also recently banned conservative website Parler from its services, and has deplatformed other conservative websites. Related Story WGA Urges Members To Support Amazon Warehouse Workers' Bid To Unionize - See Who Has Signed Petition In the letter to Bezos, the Republican senators asked for further … [Read more...] about Amazon Under Fire For Erasing Transgender Movement Book From Its Sales Site
Clueless star Alicia Silverstone seems to be a bit clueless when it comes to the success of Wonder Woman . DCEU's Wonder Woman is enjoying great success this summer, breaking records for female directors while also breaking records from within the DCEU, beating all those previous movies at the box office in a relatively short amount of time. Much of the success is due to word of mouth spreading that the movie is actually good, a good comic book movie that stands on its own with an emotional arch that is touching people in a real way. While almost everybody in Hollywood is praising Wonder Woman , some are a little indifferent about the accolades that the movie has been receiving. Alicia Silverstone recently sat down with Variety and talked about the success of Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman among other topics. 40-year old Silverstone shared her thoughts about Gadot's performance being heralded as pioneering for women in Hollywood. Silverstone says this. RELATED: Justice … [Read more...] about Wonder Woman Success Leaves Alicia Silverstone Clueless
Sander van der Linden was working in his office at the University of Cambridge a few years ago when he received a strange phone call. A professor of social psychology and director of the Cambridge Social Decision-Making Laboratory, van der Linden is one of the world’s leading researchers on how to combat the scourge of disinformation and misinformation . He receives requests all the time about his work from government agencies, media organizations, and civil-society groups. But the person who called that day was not a bureaucrat or a diplomat. It was a representative from L’Oréal, the multi-billion-dollar global beauty product company. L’Oréal had what it called a “scientific disinformation” problem related to some of its products. Could van der Linden help? At the heart of van der Linden’s research is a theory: Our information crisis can and should be treated like a virus. Responding to fake stories or conspiracy theories after the fact is woefully insufficient, just as … [Read more...] about The Disinformation Vaccine: Is There a Cure for Conspiracy Theories?