Controversy Continues Over Whether Hot Water Freezes Faster Than Cold

Space was limited in the students’ refrigerator, and in the rush to nab the last available ice tray, Mpemba opted to skip waiting for his boiled-milk-and-sugar concoction to cool to room temperature like the other students had done. An hour and a half later, his mixture had frozen into ice cream, whereas those of his … Read more

Entourage creator Doug Ellin weighs in on Will Smith Oscar controversy

Entourage creator Doug Ellin weighs in on Will Smith Oscar

While Hollywood is still processing Will Smith slapping Chris Rock live at the Oscars, Entourage creator Doug Ellin is weighing in on the controversy. The 53-year-old writer-producer spoke about the controversy with TMZ, where he didn’t pull any punches, calling Smith a ‘classic narcissist.’ He also added that he didn’t think Oscar presenter Chris Rock … Read more

Oscar Crafts & Shorts Pre-Show Controversy: What Was Said Backstage

Oscar Crafts Shorts Pre Show Controversy What Was Said Backstage

As if the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences didn’t have enough embarrassment Sunday over Will Smith’s clobbering of Chris Rock, craftsman and filmmakers provided a postmortem backstage on the pre-show that saw eight categories relegated to a taping outside the live telecast. Some took the high road, not wanting to distract from the … Read more

DeSantis courts further controversy by honoring swimmer who finished second to Lia Thomas

DeSantis courts further controversy by honoring swimmer who finished second

The Republican governor, already embroiled in a fight with Disney over the state’s so-called “Don’t Say Gay” bill, claimed that the NCAA is “perpetuating a fraud” and declared University of Virginia freshman and Florida native Emma Weyant the “rightful winner” of the race. Weyant had finished about 1.75 seconds behind Thomas, who has come to … Read more