Stephen Lethbridge

A homeless high school valedictorian–who at one point lived in a tent–raked in more than $3 million worth of scholarships for his academic accomplishments. CNN reports that Tupac Mosley maintained a 4.3 GPA and scored a 31 on his ACT, despite the recent passing of his father and not having a permanent home. The Raleigh […]

Mental Floss has compiled this list of television series pilots, which it has deemed the best of the best. Here are their top 10 picks (see full list at the link): The Sopranos. The initial pairing of Tony Soprano (James Gandolfini) and Dr. Jennifer Melfi (Lorraine Bracco) was enough to hook plenty of people. Twin […]

Tom Hanks has revealed that the ending of Toy Story 4 will be a tearjerker for fans. “This is the end of the series, and I had gotten some texts from Tim Allen, who plays Buzz Lightyear ‘the astronaut,’” the actor said on Wednesday’s episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show. “These texts would say, ‘Have […]

  Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost are engaged after two years of dating. Johansson’s publicist Marcel Pariseau confirmed the news to the Associated Press on Sunday, but said no wedding date has been set. This will be the first marriage for the 36-year-old Jost, who co-anchors Saturday Night Live’s “Weekend Update,” and the third for 34-year-old Johansson. […]

“Water” the odds that Game of Thrones’ final season would contain not one, but two modern-day drinking vessels? After a “latte” Game of Thrones fans freaked out about a Starbucks cup popping up on the show earlier this month, plastic water bottles have now been discovered in Sunday’s finale. The Verge notes that, in a very pivotal scene featuring nearly […]

Netflix has released a new scene from the upcoming third season of Stranger Things, which suggests that summer is going to be sizzling in Hawkins. Entertainment Tonight report that the clip opens with a row of older women lazily sunbathing at the community pool. When a female lifeguard climbs down from her perch, the women […]

A crew of therapy dogs have helped students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School make it through their difficult year and now the pups are getting their due. BuzzFeed reports the Parkland, Florida, high school’s yearbook has dedicated an entire page to “class photos” of the doggos. The 14 furry friends are posed just like […]

Mental Floss has compiled a list of limited edition LEGO releases that may be gathering dust in your toy closet–but are actually worth a lot of money. Here they are: Millennium Falcon. The Ultimate Collectors Series edition of the Star Wars ship includes 7541 pieces and hit the market for $800 in 2017. It now […]

A judge has decided that Woodstock 50 will proceed as planned after its main investor backed out. Consequence of Sound reports that a judge in New York Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that Woodstock’s chief financial backer, Dentsu Aegis Network, does not have the right to unilaterally cancel the festival. In his ruling, Judge Barry […]

Miley Cyrus will play a futuristic pop star in the upcoming fifth season of the Netflix sci-fi anthology series Black Mirror. A two-minute trailer released Wednesday finds Cyrus donning a lavender-colored wig while performing onstage for throngs of fans. The cryptic preview doesn’t give much away in terms of plot, but it does suggest that […]



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