‘Harry Potter’ fan-fiction film about Voldemort’s origin has over 4 million views

It's not the first time a fan-made film has blown up online, but ooh-wee, over 4 million views is a lot. SEE ALSO: Daniel Radcliffe weighs in on Johnny Depp remaining in 'Fantastic Beasts' Tryangle Films has put out their unofficial Harry Potter fan-flick Voldemort: Origins of the Heir. The film acts as a fan-built origin story about Tom Riddle's school career and early career as Voldemort, dark wizard extraordinaire. All we want to know is, why … [Read more...]

Dan the Ref has the best seat in the house at Puppy Bowl XIV

For one blissful day this past October, a nondescript New York City film studio was filled to the brim with adoptable puppies. Ninety dogs, escorted by volunteers from 49 animal shelters across the country, gathered in playpens throughout the studio for one delightful purpose: the chance to compete in Puppy Bowl XIV, America's finest sporting event. SEE ALSO: If you're single, get a dog — it could help you live longer Per Animal Planet, … [Read more...]

Tame your passwords and keep your data safe with Dashlane

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Passwords can be a pain in the butt. It’s hard to think of a good one, there are way too many of them, and they constantly have to be changed. Sure, you could use the same password for everything, but that puts all of your stuff at risk. Keep yourself … [Read more...]

Stubborn dogs attempt to stop human disposing of Christmas tree

NO HUMAN, YOU CAN'T CANCEL CHRISTMAS JUST BECAUSE IT'S JANUARY. SEE ALSO: Very good dog keeps interrupting his human's shower for a very good reason A video uploaded to the German Shepherd Dog Community Facebook group has gone viral. In the clip a foolish human goes to throw out a Christmas tree, while two German shepherds try to foil his dastardly attempt to banish Christmas cheer. Thank God for German shepherds. Read more... … [Read more...]

Chrissy Teigen just shared an observation about Trump you won’t be able to unread

Sometimes it's the simplest observations that are the best. Chrissy Teigen, whose Twitter feed is now so famous it pretty much deserves its own show, is the queen of this. SEE ALSO: 19 times Chrissy Teigen got hilariously angry with stuff on Twitter On Sunday evening, she shared an observation that will surely send ripples far and wide throughout the world: trump became president the same year people started eating tide pods — christine … [Read more...]

Terrifying photos show plane after it skids off runway towards the sea

If flying makes you nervous in any way, you should probably stop reading right about now. SEE ALSO: Neil DeGrasse Tyson explains the term 'the stars align' A Pegasus Boeing 737-800 came off the runway at Trabzon Airport in Turkey on Saturday. After leaving the runway the aircraft then slid downhill towards the sea. Breaking News: Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-800 TC-CPF overrun runway at Trabzon. All pax okpic.twitter.com/TWjxYiYKzK — … [Read more...]

Deadpool’s birthday message to Zayn Malik was as hilariously creepy as you’d expect

In case you didn't already know, Ryan Reynolds and Zayn Malik are essentially BFFs. SEE ALSO: 69 times Ryan Reynolds was hands down the funniest actor on Twitter Look, here's some hard evidence: Paint one mural of Zayn on the hood of your car using gold leaf and real hair, and suddenly you're "obsessed". — Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) July 9, 2015 On Saturday, the bromance continued. Here's a video of the birthday message Deadpool … [Read more...]

Millie Bobby Brown wants people to know that hair does not equal beauty

Turns out telekinesis isn't even her most powerful ability. SEE ALSO: Millie Bobby Brown is going to be a big-screen detective next, yes please Stranger Things actress Millie Bobby Brown tweeted on Sunday about having a shaved head. It started out pretty simple. i miss my shaved head — Millie Bobby Brown (@milliebbrown) January 14, 2018 Then Brown elaborated. shaving your head is so empowering. You don't need hair to be beautiful. You … [Read more...]

Tom Hanks is adorably impressed with Maisie Williams’ ‘Game of Thrones’ stamp

If ever there's a wedding happening in Central Park, an event that needs some added martinis or just generally something that requires somebody to be adorable, you can pretty much count on Tom Hanks to deliver. Game of Thrones stamps are no exception. SEE ALSO: Maisie Williams confirms Arya Stark has 3 new names on her kill list On Friday, Hanks appeared alongside Maisie Williams and Anthony Joshua on The Graham Norton Show — and as soon as … [Read more...]

Maisie Williams confirms Arya Stark has 3 new names on her kill list

Arya Stark's list is a nightmare: no matter how many people she kills, the damn list just keeps getting longer. SEE ALSO: Maisie Williams' Instagram post about not going to the Golden Globes is epic Appearing on The Graham Norton Show on Friday, Maisie Williams described an unusual request she often gets from Game of Thrones fans. "They want me to recite the names, but then add their name," explains Williams in the clip. Before long some ominous … [Read more...]

Apparently Trump actually said ‘sh*thouse’, and people are questioning if it’s a word

Yes, we're having this discussion. As the fallout over Trump's alleged remark about the U.S. accepting people from "shithole" countries continues, we might be all getting angry about the wrong word. SEE ALSO: How foreign media translated Trump's 'shithole' comment The word uttered, according to a tweet by Washington Post's White House reporter Josh Dawsey, apparently might be "shithouse." White House official told me tonight there is debate … [Read more...]

A bunch of truly annoyed cats (and one sad chug) looking sharp on Dress Up Your Pet Day

Guys, it's been a very special day. A day of delight for internet animal enthusiasts and overbearing pet owners, and the bane of existence for actual pets. It's Dress Up Your Pet Day — an actual, genuine thing. SEE ALSO: Very good dog keeps interrupting his human's shower for a very good reason Apparently started by U.S. animal advocate Colleen Paige, Dress Up Your Pet Day was designed to promote pet adoption and generally showcase pets for … [Read more...]

‘The least racist person you have ever interviewed': President Trump responds to ‘sh*thole’ comment

President Trump is "not a racist." At least that's what he says. Following a veritable shitstorm of backlash after he referred to places including Haiti, El Salvador, and some African countries as "shithole countries," Trump has declared that not only did he not say the derogatory comment, but that he isn't racist. Wait, the "least racist person." SEE ALSO: People from 'shithole countries' share their accomplishments to prove Trump … [Read more...]

‘Milkshake Duck’ is a dictionary’s 2017 word of the year, and damn right

Last year had a reappearing internet phenomena: The "Milkshake Duck." The term has been named 2017's word of the year by Australia's Macquarie Dictionary, as of Monday. "Milkshake Duck" comes to define internet idols who become dizzyingly viral, only to fall just as fast due to their unpleasant backstories. SEE ALSO: Nobody has ever heard of Oxford Dictionary's word of the year Coined by cartoonist Pixelated Boat in a June 2016 tweet, the term … [Read more...]