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Monopoly’s latest update, Facebook’s partnership with MLS, and The OA

This is the 41st episode of the Stream Team Show, hosted by Saeed and Cherie Gatson.

In this episode:

  • Monopoly drops outdated game pieces for new and improved ones (I got dibs on the T-Rex!).
  • Facebook signs a deal with another major soccer league.
  • And The OA keeps you asking questions — thank God there’s a season 2 in the works!


Scroll below for links & show notes…

Question of the week: what’s your go-to Monopoly game token?

Say What?

‘OK Alexa Seary’…

A woman named Alexa Seary says her life is a living nightmare because she shares her name with human-like bots ‘Alexa’ and ‘Siri.’ — Huffington Post

Say ‘bye bye’ to Monopoly’s weakest links

The boot has been booted, the wheelbarrow has been wheeled out, and the thimble got the thumbs down in the latest version of the board game Monopoly. In their place will be a Tyrannosaurus rex, a penguin and a rubber ducky. — AP

BTW, here’s the right way to play Monopoly! We’re betting you’re playing the game all wrong (because we were too).

What We’re Streaming

Pete’s Dragon

Director: David Lowery

Starring: Bryce Dallas Howard, Robert Redford, Oakes Fegley

The adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon. — IMBD

The OA

Created by: Zal Batmanglij, Brit Marling

Starring:  Brit Marling, Jason Isaacs, Scott Wilson

Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Prairie returns home, now in her 20s with her sight restored. While many believe she is a miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous. — IMBD

The Latest in Streaming

Taylor Swift Files Nine Trademarks For the Word ‘Swifties’

According to rumors, singer Taylor Swift may be getting into the music streaming business. — Billboard

Facebook will stream live MLS soccer matches this season

Facebook signed a deal with Univision to stream 22 Major League Soccer matches in 2017. There will also be 40 Matchday Live analysis shows exclusively on Facebook. — Engadget

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