Internet and Tech

RIP thimble: Monopoly drops one of its classic player tokens, disrupting the fabric of the known universe

In a sure sign that reality is crumbling around us, Hasbro is eliminating the thimble player piece from the classic family board game Monopoly after an online vote. YOU VOTED FOR THIS!

Watch: Countries around the world are vying to be second to Trump’s ‘America First’

Using his own words, countries around the world have released videos trying to convince Trump to declare them ‘second’ to America.

‘Real Life,’ a web series adaptation by the team that brought you ‘HIMYM,’ gets pilot order at CBS

Real Life, based on the web series 7P/10E, will be executively produced by How I Met Your Mother‘s creators.

The hugely popular ‘Pokémon Go’ game just got a sequel — will you play ‘Pokémon Duel’?

Pokémon Go, the mobile game single-handedly responsible for getting kids off the couch (#alternativefacts) just got a sequel: Pokémon Duel.

Exclusive: Richard Speight, Jr. chats ‘Kings of Con’ and his return to the ‘Supernatural’ director’s chair

Actor Richard Speight, Jr. joined Hypable in Australia to talk about aiming the blast laser at himself in his satirical convention-life series Kings of Con and returning to his Supernatural home turf as a director.

‘Orphan Black’ in real life? Teen girl discovers she has ‘doppelgängers’ all over the world

If you’re into conspiracy theories and the TV series Orphan Black, this will excite the pants off you.

Cat-ch up on ‘The Expanse’ season 1 before the new season purrmieres

Yes, this is a video of cats re-enacting The Expanse season 1. Welcome to the internet.

Vine shut down: Twitter announces what’s happening to all your weird videos

Twitter announced in October that they’re shutting down Vine, but today the social media network announced what’s next for the app, existing Vines, and popular creators.

Marvel gets in the holiday spirit with ‘Avengers’ yule logs

Baby, it’s cold outside, so bring the Marvel spirit into your home with these nerd-tastic yule log videos.