To put it mildly: A lot of crazy things happened in 2014.
It’s the birth of a new year, and the first of January also happens to be the birth date of numerous notables who might make a worthy namesake for your New Year’s baby — among them Paul Revere, Betsy Ross, John Smith and Pocahontas, E.M Forster, Barry Goldwater, and Hank Greenberg. Here are a dozen […]
Poor LiLo. Lindsay Lohan contracted Chikungunya, an incurable virus transmitted by infected mosquitos, while vacationing in French Polynesia. The 28-year-old revealed she had caught the virus on her Twitter account on Saturday, warning her 8.6 million followers to use bug spray. World Health Organization (WHO) describes Chikungunya as a viral disease that causes fever and […]
Great writers don’t always offer the words of undiluted inspiration we’d like; their keen insight and penchant for honesty about the human condition produces observations about our weakness, our sins or about how painful history can shadow our futures (“The past is never dead. It’s not even past,” as William Faulkner wrote). The New Year, […]
The newest promo for “The Walking Dead” mid-season premiere is here. Just when you thought you’d finally settled into the reality of zombie-less Sunday nights, the trailer swoops in to whet your appetite for more. It’s only 30 seconds long, but it’s enough to remind you what you love about the show — and how […]
The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. Nicki Minaj just may be the hardest-working diva in show business. “I do everything myself,” she explains in Rolling Stone’s new cover story (on stands Friday), telling contributing editor Jonah Weiner about the exhausting process of getting her 15-minute “Pinkprint” movie to iTunes in time for release. […]
“I don’t dream this big. This is Technicolor, folks. This is crazy.” That’s what Amy Adams told “Entertainment Tonight” during her debut trip down the Oscar red carpet back in 2006. She was nominated for her breakthrough role as an earnest, pregnant small-town 20-something in “Junebug.” It marked the first time Adams showcased her reliable […]
When “Spider-Man 3″ opened in 2007, critics called it a “mess,” “too leaden for liftoff” and “hastily assembled from a bargain rack of lesser movies.” That’s what happens when you introduce emo Spider-Man and enough villains to terrorize three franchises. But director Sam Raimi, who also co-wrote the script, is well aware of the problems. […]