Jennifer Lawrence’s Spooky ‘mother!’ Trailer + Change Your Dumb Passwords: Pop Bits
J-Law is headed back to the big screen (paired, once again, with a man way older than she is), teaming with a director who’s got a solid resume of thrillers — that and more of the web’s most essential news in this afternoon’s Pop Bits:
First Full mother! Trailer Is Full of Freaky Staccato Strings & Bloody Lightbulbs: The upcoming psychological thriller from director Darren Aronofsky (Black Swan, Requiem for a Dream) stars Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem as a married couple who learn what looks like a terrifying lesson: don’t let strangers into your house.
The Guy Who Invented All Those Annoying Password Rules Now Regrets Wasting Your Time: Ever had to add a # or * or random uppercase letter or numeral in order to create a password for a website? Turns out that doesn’t help much at all, and the guy who’s responsible for it is really sorry about it. (Always always always refer to this XKCD cartoon for password-creation help.)
12 Songs That Could’ve Been on Guns N’ Roses’ Appetite for Destruction: Many consider GNR‘s Appetite a perfect rock record. But it could have been much longer, had a few of these made the initial cut. Many of them would be released on later albums (“November Rain”) or on B-sides (“Shadow of Your Love”)
International Cat Day 2017 — Behold, the World’s Most Famous Cats: From Keyboard Cat to Grumpy Cat to Taylor Swift‘s cats, the internet has belonged to cats for ages now. Here’s a look at some of the richest, most powerful felines across the globe.
Look Back at Jarring Celebrity Nude Scandals: