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#MeToo's for Every Woman Ever Sexually Harassed, Alyssa Milano Says #MeToo's for Every Woman Ever Sexually Harassed, Alyssa Milano Says
- October 17, 2017

The messages kept pouring in not just from women but men too. Suggested by a friend: "'If all the women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted wrote 'Me too .' as a status, we might give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem'". (more...)
Rose McGowan goes off on James Corden's Harvey Weinstein jokes Rose McGowan goes off on James Corden's Harvey Weinstein jokes
- October 16, 2017

James Corden has attracted the ire of Twitter after footage emerged of him making a series of crass and ill-timed jokes about Harvey Weinstein , the movie mogul under investigation in the United States and UK after being accused of series of serious sexual assaults. (more...)
Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas are engaged Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas are engaged
- October 16, 2017

Even Joe's dad, Kevin Jonas Sr., posted he was "so thrilled" about the pending nuptials. The stone was set in a unique double band ring setting, and both bands were encrusted with smaller diamonds. "Ahh! Congratulations to my brother. and sister-in-law to be on your engagement. I love you both so much". "Queen! I love you so much xo." Younger brother Nick Jonas also shared a pic of Joe and Sophie's engagement announcement photo on Twitter . (more...)
SNL: Kellyanne Conway is Pennywise the Dancing Clown SNL: Kellyanne Conway is Pennywise the Dancing Clown
- October 16, 2017

And the hurricane actually did blow some buildings back together. Which is how we end up with this inspired taken on Pennywise The Clown, here renamed Kellywise, after Kellyanne Conway , an adviser to President Trump and generally perceived as having a. (more...)
Stranger Things Season 2 Gets One Last Trailer Before Release Stranger Things Season 2 Gets One Last Trailer Before Release
- October 15, 2017

He said: "Hopper's daughter will be the primary focus of Season Two, but not in the way that you think it will be". The trailer teases what's in store for characters old and new as a new threat from the Upside Down surfaces. We then see Will encounter a huge, tentacled creature in a vision of sorts. As the new season gets tantalisingly closer, Netflix has finally gifted us with another trailer to get us even more excited for the next instalment. (more...)
Actress Rose McGowan's rape claim against disgraced mogul Harvey Weinstein Actress Rose McGowan's rape claim against disgraced mogul Harvey Weinstein
- October 14, 2017

McGowan has accused Weinstein of rape , but the film producer denies any sexual assaults. The boycott is meant to last 24 hours, and while a large number of women have declined to participate, it certainly appears as though the platform will be a little quieter today. (more...)
Twitter Blocks Marsha Blackburn's Pro-Life Campaign Ad Twitter Blocks Marsha Blackburn's Pro-Life Campaign Ad
- October 11, 2017

In the ad, Blackburn states that, during her time in Congress, she "fought Planned Parenthood , and we stopped the sale of baby body parts ", referencing her role as chair of the House Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives. Just last month, Lila Rose of the anti-abortion group Live Action accused Twitter of suppressing the organization's ads and even asking it to make changes to its own website. (more...)
Blade Runner sequel off to slow start Blade Runner sequel off to slow start
- October 11, 2017

Warner Bros.is handling domestic distribution on " Blade Runner 2049 " through its output deal with Alcon Entertainment. Furthermore, " Blade Runner: 2049 " received an A- CinemaScore , which is why critics are somewhat baffled at the film's box office results. (more...)
Price Target Analysis of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Price Target Analysis of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)
- October 11, 2017

When at the store, the customers then can scan a barcode with any compatible mobile electronic device and hand the returned items over at a dedicated lane of the customer service area, in what an executive at Walmart said would take only 30 seconds, or far less than what it now takes. (more...)
Harvey Weinstein fired from his company after sexual misconduct allegations Harvey Weinstein fired from his company after sexual misconduct allegations
- October 10, 2017

A spokeswoman for the executive did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Harvey Weinstein was sacked over the weekend as head of the film studio he co-founded with his brother. A statement from the Weinstein Company's directors said that "in light of new information about misconduct" Mr Weinstein was being dismissed with immediate effect. (more...)
Latest All Black Prodigy Damien McKenzie Puts South Africa To The Sword
- October 10, 2017

Those odds are kind to the hosts as New Zealand have inflicted massive victories of 41-13, 57-15 and 57-0 over the Springboks in the three Tests Allister Coetzee has been at the helm of the national team. Our big boys were enormous today. Coetzee feels that they are building variety in their play, with tactical kicking part of the plan against New Zealand . (more...)
Chicago Marathon Security Questioned after Las Vegas Shooting Chicago Marathon Security Questioned after Las Vegas Shooting
- October 09, 2017

TMZ revealed that the man booked two rooms-as he did in Vegas-at the Blackstone, a luxury hotel on Chicago's tony S. Michigan Ave. Hotel sources who spoke to TMZ said that Paddock was "forceful" in his demands, and that hotel staff gave in. (more...)
Donald Trump Marks Hispanic Heritage Month By Mocking The Puerto Rican Accent Donald Trump Marks Hispanic Heritage Month By Mocking The Puerto Rican Accent
- October 08, 2017

Donald Trump has also been tweeting up a storm this evening about North Korea . Reporters asked if the storm was related to Iran or ISIS. Moments later, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters that Trump's " calm before the storm " prediction was "extremely serious", and that the president was definitely not just "messing with the press". (more...)
Ten teams confirmed for World Cup; more to come Friday?
- October 08, 2017

The United States would then need to hope that Costa Rica and Mexico take down Honduras so it can have a shot at finishing fourth. I am putting the best center backs with the most talent on the ball back there for the USMNT and that means Omar Gonzalez and his brick feet are gone and off the pitch. (more...)
Las Vegas gunman scouted hotels near Fenway Park in Boston Las Vegas gunman scouted hotels near Fenway Park in Boston
- October 07, 2017

The shooter who has committed the shooting the deadliest in recent american history in Las Vegas had booked this summer a room hotel in Chicago , overlooking the huge rock festival Lollapalooza , reports on Thursday the u.s. According to TMZ's sources, Paddock never showed up. One room had an arrival date booked two days before the festival started and the other had an arrival date for the first day of the concert. (more...)
Las Vegas gunman booked hotel overlooking Lollapalooza, report says
- October 06, 2017

TMZ says Paddock never checked in to the rooms, but claims he had specifically requested "view rooms" facing Grant Park, where hundreds of thousands of people flocked over the four-day concert. The person was not authorized to speak publicly and disclosed the information to The Associated Press only on condition of anonymity. He says investigators have recovered items and video from the hotel. (more...)
You can now stream the Blade Runner 2049 soundtrack You can now stream the Blade Runner 2049 soundtrack
- October 06, 2017

She was made by Tyrell , who is the head of Tyrell Corp, the company that invented replicants. Featuring input from across the musical spectrum, from synth pop legend Gary Numan and trip-hop king Tricky, to contemporary producers like Ikonika and Hans Berg, the doc also features Blade Runner 2049 director Denis Villeneuve , who sees the soundtrack as the ideal counterpoint to the film's dystopian vision. (more...)
Netflix raising subscription prices for most popular plans Netflix raising subscription prices for most popular plans
- October 06, 2017

Wall Street appeared to approve of the move, as Netflix shares were up almost 4% to $191 apiece in midday trading. The company's $10/month high-definition plan now costs $11, according to changes reflected on Netflix's subscription page. (more...)
USA physicists win Nobel Prize for discovery of gravitational waves USA physicists win Nobel Prize for discovery of gravitational waves
- October 05, 2017

He says the Prize is well deserved because the work has opened up a new window in astronomy that allows physicists new insights into black holes and neutron stars. Subscribe to Times of San Diego's free daily email newsletter! . LSU said in a news release that its scientists have spent more than four decades on gravitational-wave research, one of the longest-running such programs among institutions contributing to the discovery . (more...)
Ryan Gosling Couldn't Stop Cracking Up on SNL Last Night Ryan Gosling Couldn't Stop Cracking Up on SNL Last Night
- October 03, 2017

However, it would be completely understandable for Baldwin to quit while he's on top and playing someone such as Trump has to take its toll after so long. " Weekend Update " will be hosted for a fourth season by Colin Jost and Michael Che. No matter your personal crusade, there's an angry Ryan Gosling for you . (more...)