An extremely depressing blast from the past -- at least if you worked for Blockbuster or Enron. Thankfully, we are not still using DSL. But content remains eternal.
Your 2000 tech news update: Blockbuster signs 20-year deal with Enron to deliver VHS-quality video over DSL lines. pic.twitter.com/I4yMAvIU1V-- Harry McCracken (@harrymccracken) July 1, 2015
Obama asks The Black Keys if they can play at the White House, proving once and for all that he does indeed have a dad's taste in rock.
It's not mine; just a loaner. Maybe you can come play at the White House sometime instead? https://t.co/srZKB6plzz-- President Obama (@POTUS) July 2, 2015
And in other obnoxious band news, a "Creed""fan" has taken it upon themselves to start a petition to change the name of the upcoming Rocky spinoff, starring Michael B. Jordan as the son of original Rocky opponent Apollo Creed. To be fair to Scott Stapp, googling "Creed" now returns primarily results for the film, suggesting that the band may no longer be able to keep its arms wide open. [photo and story via Spin]
And . The new season looks even weirder, if that's possible.
BoJack. Bojack tries to change, but it .
Hannibal. [via Vulture]
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Once you've read our story on Vince Staples, check out his mind-blowing, deeply sincere theory of Ray J's greatness on Hot97. If these two are not in a room together by the end of the summer, the world has failed.