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BREAKING: Fox sets 'Deadpool' movie for Feb 12, 2016 | The Wrap

laughterkey:

popculturebrain:

Fox has also dropped ‘Assassin’s Creed’ from its release calendar.

YES

YES YES YES!

DON’T FUCK UP DEADPOOL, FOX! R-RATED RYAN REYNOLDS BREAKING THE FOURTH WALL OR YOU GET YOUR ASSES BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARD!

Anonymous asked
What was Hogwarts graduation like? Do we have any info on that? I've always wondered!

simplypotterheads:

There is! 

John Noe: Now, you know what I’m curious about now, is that one of the neatest things about the Hogwarts tradition is the entrance ceremony, from the whole riding the boats to the castle to the sorting ceremony. What kind of traditions is there for graduation, and leaving Hogwarts?
J.K. Rowling: Do you know, John, I’m really glad you asked that, because I felt a huge sadness that I wouldn’t write a graduation scene. I really, during the final book, kept thinking it would’ve been — it felt sad that the book wasn’t going to end with that feast scene, the graduation scene, but it couldn’t, it just couldn’t. That’s not the way it could’ve ended. It would’ve felt far too trite, and a lot of people felt the epilogue was too sentimental. I think to have a graduation scene on top of what just happened would’ve been absurd anticlimax.
John Noe: Did you have ideas for kind of traditions they would do, like ride the boats back out of Hogwarts —
J.K. Rowling: Oh yeah, definitely! The boats would’ve been the most poetic and beautiful way to for them to leave, and symbolic in that they — Harry wouldn’t have seen the Thestrals again. You know what I mean? It would’ve been a return to innocence really, and passage of water is so symbolic, in history of magic. So yeah, I think it would’ve been great.
— PotterCast Interviews J.K. Rowling, part one. PotterCast #130, 17 December 2007

-Ashley

datpastaasylum:

dinoduckqueen:

hawkules:

imagine a video game where you create a hero whose destiny is to save everyone, but throughout the game you start making harder and more questionable decisions, and the game gets darker and darker. and in the end you’re just standing there, clutching the controller and finally realizing you were playing the villain all along

fuck

FUCK

FUCK

I WANT

Between the Panels: Why Superhero Movies Need Better Villains - IGN

This, all day. A great read.

These sequels can’t function simply by regurgitating the same, basic hero’s journey we’ve seen so many times before. They need bigger and more charismatic villains who can hold the audience’s attention as easily as Tony Stark can… How many charming, attractive, white male heroes can Hollywood really support, anyway? We really need different kinds of superhero movies that push the boundaries. And as much as that process includes emphasizing female heroes and minority heroes and even nonhuman heroes, it also includes spotlighting the villains.”

staff:

Today’s the day. The day you help save the internet from being ruined.

Ready? 

Yes, you are, and we’re ready to help you.

(Long story short: The FCC is about to make a critical decision as to whether or not internet service providers have to treat all traffic equally. If they choose wrong, then the internet where anyone can start a website for any reason at all, the internet that’s been so momentous, funny, weird, and surprising—that internet could cease to exist. Here’s your chance to preserve a beautiful thing.)

This is important.