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I didn’t want to see the movie The American Sniper (which should have been called The American Neocon Sniper) but again, my curiosity was piqued, after seeing the throngs of Southern moviegoers (I ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2015 at 01:50 PM PST with 9 Recommends
This weekend the film "American Sniper" broke box office records for a January release pulling in more than $100 million. The film has been championed by conservatives as a tribute to Chris Kyle, ...
by News Corpse
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Jan 20, 2015 at 04:10 PM PST with 22 Recommends
'Selma' star David Oyelowo and director Ava DuVernay. After the announcement of the nominees for the 87th Annual Academy Awards, the news seems to be dominated by who wasn't nominated and how it's ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 102 comments on Fri Jan 16, 2015 at 06:00 PM PST with 35 Recommends
The current to-do about Sony's weak knees is appropriate. Unfortunately, the distributors are also major villains. But, the attorney's for everyone in each step in the chain took one look at the ...
by ATexican
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Dec 18, 2014 at 10:15 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Who runs Hollywood? Today, North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-Un does, after his nation's hackers purportedly cyberbullied Sony Studios to pull their Jong-Un mocking film "The Interview."
by laloalcaraz
Comment Count 57 comments on Wed Dec 17, 2014 at 08:33 PM PST with 36 Recommends
"Relax, it's North Korea: the nation-state equivalent of the short bus." — Sterling Archer On Wednesday, Sony Pictures cancelled the release ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 62 comments on Wed Dec 17, 2014 at 11:51 PM PST with 39 Recommends
The Guardian has an interview with Bill Murray that is a very enjoyable read. Many people have heard about how he enjoys rubbing elbows with regular folks and he really comes across as a pretty ...
by Travelin Man
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Nov 21, 2014 at 01:21 AM PST with 16 Recommends
Each Saturday I will showcase one of my pieces with a short story behind the inspiration and making of it. This week we start with one of my favorites, my Mae West Pendant and Earring Set (link at ...
by Laurie Crosby
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Nov 08, 2014 at 07:25 AM PST with 7 Recommends
http://youtu.be/_eMnZMP97Xs?list=PL54FDFDF7A2DDF6DA While at LA Pride this past summer, California's 28th congressional district (Hollywood area) Congressman Adam Schiff refused to engage in ...
by conversations4connecting
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Oct 27, 2014 at 05:50 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
The Abominable Snowman, or Yeti, has long been one of the favorite subjects of "cryptozoologists"--those who study and search for unknown mystery animals. Over the decades, true believers have ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Jan 21, 2015 at 12:00 PM PST with 20 Recommends
You've probably heard it a dozen times and never recognized it. The "Wilhelm Scream" began as an ordinary movie sound effect in a seldom-seen B movie. But it quickly became an inside joke among ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 40 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 01:15 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
Last Friday, Beverly Hills police detained a tall, bald black man they saw walking down a local street. They cuffed him, made him sit on the sidewalk for over an hour and jailed him for 6 hours ...
by old mark
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed Aug 27, 2014 at 05:17 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
The invisible and the ...
by old mule
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Aug 12, 2014 at 08:16 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Well, some smart folks are happy right now. Via CNN today : Joan Rivers 'stands behind' Gaza quotes: 'War is hell' Comedienne Joan Rivers says she will "stand behind" what she told a paparazzo ...
by Seattle Socialist
Comment Count 52 comments on Fri Aug 08, 2014 at 02:17 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
If I still had the drive and creative energy to create when I starting in media, boy could I find away to succeed today. It’s right here in front of us. All we have to do is open our eyes and see....
by nickm11
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jun 06, 2014 at 10:09 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Disney always comes through when you need it. This past month there were some pretty big things in the news: Donald Sterling is a racist and just recently sold the Clippers for $2 Billion. ...
by SusieSampson
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jun 01, 2014 at 05:00 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
I think I have literally watched this film more times than any parent should be subjected to. My 2 year old daughter adores it and constantly clamors for more of "Fro?" as she proclaims. In any ...
by idbecrazyif
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat May 31, 2014 at 10:34 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
That's a pretty bold statement Mr....um...Titan. After all "Impressive, I suppose. For an illusion. But I am the real thing ."
by Hammerhand
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun May 18, 2014 at 05:30 PM PDT with 98 Recommends
Donald Tokowitz, better known by his taken name Donald Sterling, owner of the Los Angeles Clippers from 1981 and until sometime in 2014, bears remarkable resemblance to the mostly forgotten ...
by MugWumpBlues
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu May 01, 2014 at 11:28 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
What benefits there are to being a victim! The right-wing Hollywood group “Friends of Abe,” which recently bullied the IRS into giving it non-deserved tax-exempt status by playing the “victim”
by Cognac Bodine
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Apr 16, 2014 at 02:01 PM PDT with 6 Recommends