If the recently ratings-challenged NFL wanted to avoid any semblance of controversy with the Super Bowl LII halftime show, today’s performance by Justin Timberlake certainly succeeded – kind of. Back at the big game for the first time since the infamous Nipplegate wardrobe malfunction with Janet Jackson in 2004, the man behind the new Man of the Woods album sang and danced many of hits but never really found a groove on Sunday in Minneapolis. In fact, it looks like avoidance was the motto of Timberlake’s third stint in the Super Bowl spotlight. Coming out of a first half that had the underdog Philadelphia Eagles ahead of the reigning champs New England Patriots 22-12, it was a stance that ultimately resulted in nothing special except a brief and a good-taste-avoiding duet across the ages with Prince. Related Story Eagles' 1st Super Bowl Win Draws 103.4M Viewers, Smallest Audience In Nine Years Despite the rumors and then the denials, there really … [Read more...] about Justin Timberlake’s Botched Super Bowl Halftime Show Return Not Princely – Review
In 2005, when Mads Mikkelsen learned he’d landed the biggest role of his career to date (Le Chiffre, the cunning, villainous banker opposite Daniel Craig’s James Bond in 2006’s Casino Royale ), he found it difficult to comprehend why those around him were so worked up. “I’d never seen a Bond film at that point,” he says, laughing. Instead of getting excited, Mikkelsen did what comes most natural: he homed in on the task at hand. “I have the strange ability to shut things out,” Mikkelsen says. “Otherwise you just start shitting your pants and don’t focus on what you’re doing.” 61 Reasons to Love 2014 Laser-sharp concentration and a pristine sense of clarity and purpose have served Mikkelsen well: The 48-year-old actor, already an A-list movie star in his native Denmark, has seen his Hollywood star rise in a major way over the past year. It’s thanks in large part to his titular role as the infamous, brilliant psychopathic cannibal, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, on NBC’s surprise-hit of … [Read more...] about Mads Mikkelsen, The Steely-Eyed Genius of ‘Hannibal’
Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com UFC welterweight champ Kamaru Usman says he's laser-focused on beating Gilbert Burns this weekend -- but after that, he'd LOVE a crack at Georges St-Pierre ! Usman is on a 16-fight win streak -- and he's tied with GSP for most consecutive wins in the UFC's welterweight division (12). The dude is on fire. If Usman beats Burns at UFC 260 on Saturday, there's a strong argument he should be considered the greatest UFC welterweight of all time. Of course, GSP retired in 2019 -- his last fight was 2017 -- but he's been training like a maniac in the snow and there have been rumors the 39-year-old is considering one last go in the Octagon. Play video content Kamaru says if GSP wants a scrap, just say the word! "If he wants to do it, you gotta come see me. If he doesn't want it, that's okay. More power to him!" "I respect the retirement because he's done it all. He doesn't … [Read more...] about UFC’s Kamaru Usman to Georges St-Pierre, If You Want to Fight, I’m Down!!!
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. If you’ve been spending the majority of your days working from home , or are just using more screen time than usual while sheltering in place, you’ve probably heard that the screens you’re staring at can emit blue light. That prolonged exposure to artificial blue light from electronic devices like computers and phones can contribute to eye strain and mess with our circadian rhythm, causing you to miss out on much needed hours of sleep. Several companies have released blue light-blocking eyewear to help you combat some of those effects if you have to stay glued to a computer all day—but other brands are getting creative with eye protection. You don’t have to toss away all your electronics just yet, though. Blue light often gets a bad rep, but can actually be beneficial to … [Read more...] about From Screen Protectors to Better Bulbs, These Are the Best Blue Light Products to Combat Eye Strain
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. Bose has been synonymous with great sound since it was founded in 1964, and has added a roster of soundbars to its portfolio of speakers and headphones. A soundbar is the best home theater system upgrade you can make because it’ll sound better than your TV’s speakers, which have to be small because 4K sets are so thin. But, they’re smaller than traditional home theater speakers , especially floor standers, which can take up a big chunk of your room. Soundbars are one of the true happy mediums in the audio world. Bose company offers a bunch of choices in this category, but we’ve selected the ones that really stand out based on features, audio quality, hands-on experience, and price. What Are The Best Bose Soundbars? There are many factors to think about when … [Read more...] about The Best Bose Soundbars In 2021