"" There are legitimate websites that stream movies and TV shows. But many streaming sites aren't exactly legal. 10'000 Hours/Getty Images Everyone from Indiana Jones to Luke Skywalker agrees – if you really like their movies, you should pay to watch them. But these days, the web makes paying optional. Sure, the Internet helps studios share their works globally with a few mouse clicks. Yet it also enables digital pirates to spread copyrighted content all over the place, and none of that revenue is pocketed by the creators. Illegitimate movie-sharing frequently happens in two ways. One, users download and install software that connects them to so-called torrent files, which let you download online material by pulling data from multiple computers hosting the same content. Two, a black-market site hosting the movie streams it on demand, much like a YouTube video. Advertisement Advertisement These kinds of data sharing are sternly frowned upon by the MPAA (Motion Picture … [Read more...] about 10 Signs That Streaming Movie Site Isn’t Legit
"" There are several different types of people who are attracted to eating super-hot peppers. mikroman6/Getty Images You may have seen one of those crazed contests on YouTube or at a fair where people "compete" to eat as many hot peppers as possible. For instance, in May 2017, a competitive eater who goes by the name LA Beast set a Guinness World Record for eating the most ghost peppers in two minutes — 13. Ghost peppers, for those of you that don't know, are some of the hottest in the world and rate 1 million per pepper on the Scoville heat scale (a scientific measure of how hot a pepper is). To put things in perspective, that's at least 100 times hotter than a jalapeño, which ranks anywhere between about 2,500 and 8,000 Scoville units. But ghost peppers aren't even the hottest. That honor officially belongs to the Carolina Reaper, which earned its title as the hottest pepper in the world — beating out a pepper called the Trinidad Scorpion — in 2013. … [Read more...] about Is the Carolina Reaper the World’s Hottest Pepper?