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  • Why Baltimore-area parents are naming their kids after characters from the HBO series 19 May 2019 10:06 CapitalGazette.com Five years ago, shortly after giving birth to twin girls, Lauren Kucharski knew that Arya was the right choice for her spirited daughter. “We knew we wanted the name before she was born but didn’t know which twin to give it to until they were born. She …
  • Little girl lost: Two exhibits at Pulaski Tech remember Anne Frank, the young diarist and Holocaust victim 19 May 2019 07:16 NWA Online The budding writer sits at her desk, pencil in hand, paper in front of her. She is a young girl, 11 or 12 maybe. She wears a sweater. A pin in the shape of a butterfly -- or is it a bee? -- is fastened to her white collar. She looks squarely at the camera …
  • Elder care homes rake in profits as workers earn a pittance 19 May 2019 07:11 WTOP She alights from a black Ferrari convertible, her Christian Louboutin stilettos glinting in the sunlight. The lid of her black lacquer grand piano is propped open in the living room of her plush Beverly Hills… She alights from a black Ferrari convertible, …
  • Elder care homes rake in profits as workers earn a pittance 19 May 2019 07:11 WTOP She alights from a black Ferrari convertible, her Christian Louboutin stilettos glinting in the sunlight. The lid of her black lacquer grand piano is propped open in the living room of her plush Beverly Hills… She alights from a black Ferrari convertible, …
  • ‘S.N.L.’ Takes Aim at Trump and the Abortion Bans 19 May 2019 06:27 International Herald Tribune A “Saturday Night Live” season finale is traditionally an occasion for the show to pull out all the stops, leave everything on the stage, tear it all down and figure out how to put it back together in the fall. In this weekend’s conclusion to “S.N.L.” …
  • What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Get Out’ 19 May 2019 05:31 International Herald Tribune After eight years, “Game of Thrones” wraps up on HBO. And Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” airs on FX. GAME OF THRONES 10 p.m. on HBO. Eight years of wine, murder and murder come to a close Sunday night as “Game of Thrones” airs its final episode. Whether you’ve …
  • The Price is Right Live is coming to Kewadin Casino 19 May 2019 04:12 Sault Sainte Marie Evening News Saturday May 18, 2019 at 11:15 AM Kewadin Casinos will play host to The Price is Right Live stage show on Nov. 17, at 7 p.m. Tickets will go on sale May 23 at 9 a.m. in person at Kewadin Casinos in Sault Ste Marie, Manistique and St. Ignace 9 a.m. to 6 p.m …
  • Britain's five-a-day obsession is triggering a frightening new allergy  19 May 2019 03:51 Charleston Daily Mail Walk down any suburban high street and you’ll see at least one slender gym-bunny clutching a brightly coloured fruit juice or smoothie. And these days, it’s not just exercise fiends who enjoy guzzling their five-a-day down in one. Britons are now chugging …
  • What does it take for people to turn from affection to dislike for a person or thing? 19 May 2019 03:21 Daily Kos Note: The following contains spoilers for season 8 of Game of Thrones. What fascinates me most about fan complaints is how much people claim ownership of their favorite things. And this gets to the issue of what fans are entitled to, if anything. During …
  • Nothing wrong with being stuck in 80s 19 May 2019 03:06 Express and Star “You’re stuck in the 80s,” he remarked as we sat around the table at a Berni Inn. Actually, it wasn’t a Berni Inn at all, but I would probably have liked it to have been. There’s nothing better than a good steak with thick-cut chips, it’s miles better than …
  • The Netherlands Wins Eurovision Without Usual Kitsch or Gimmicks 19 May 2019 01:42 International Herald Tribune TEL AVIV — With a powerful but low-key ballad, the Netherlands won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest, an unapologetically kitschy event with 41 participating countries held this year in Tel Aviv. Billed as the world’s biggest singing competition with a …
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger attacked by fan at sports event - AOL 18 May 2019 23:36 Google Arnold Schwarzenegger received quite a surprise during an event in South Africa. The 71-year-old actor was drop-kicked by a man while he was chatting with fans at the jump-rope competition for the Arnold Classic Africa in Johannesburg on Saturday. In a …
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger Attacked At Event In South Africa - Channels Television 18 May 2019 23:14 Google US actor and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (C) at the Arnold Classic Africa, a multi-sport festival held at the Sandton Convention Centre on May 18, 2019, in Johannesburg, South Africa. Michele Spatari / AFP  Hollywood star Arnold …
  • The race is on to make the next 'Game of Thrones' 18 May 2019 19:55 New Zealand Herald The "Game of Thrones" finale on Monday (NZ time) means viewers will get their last taste of the blood and the Westerosi fight that has been spilling it. But back in Hollywood, the battle is still very much underway. Even after House Lannister, …
  • Backlash To The Robert Pattinson And Game Of Thrones Petitions Has Inspired A New Meme 18 May 2019 18:16 Cinema Blend 11 seconds ago Nerd culture has just been getting rocked these past few weeks, huh? First, the final season of Game of Thrones hasn't been living up to expectations, which culminated in an extremely controversial event during the penultimate episode. …
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger fine after ‘idiot’ kicks him at event 18 May 2019 18:11 WOWT (Gray News) - Arnold Schwarzenegger said there’s “nothing to worry about” after he was reportedly attacked during an event in South Africa. Video shows an attacker run up, jump and kick the former California governor while he was filming a Snapchat video …
  • George Clooney intimidated by remake of 'beloved novel' Catch-22 18 May 2019 17:52 Stuff At first George Clooney didn't want any part of his latest project. But fortunately he and his partner, Grant Heslov, changed their minds. Clooney not only costars but co-produces Hulu's new version of Joseph Heller's famous novel Catch-22. …
  • Frank Borres mixes marketing and documentaries 18 May 2019 17:00 Fairfield County Business Journal When visiting the office of Frank Borres’ American View Productions in Bridgeport, it is difficult not to be impressed upon arrival. For starters, Borres runs his company from his home, which was built in 1888 and is listed on the National Register of …
  • Film Review: El Piedra 18 May 2019 16:59 Bogota Post In his directorial debut, Rafael Martínez takes us to Cartagena to meet Reynaldo “El Piedra” Salgado, an experienced boxer who is finishing his career as a prominent and renowned fighter while he must deal with the arrival of Breyder, a young boy who …
  • Star Wars: Outer Rim review—Piloting as Han or Boba Fett could use more thrills 18 May 2019 14:03 Arc Technica Enlarge / The game's player board. 0 with 0 posters participating Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. One of the defining aspects of Star Wars is …
  • The 25 Best PS4 Games - Spring Update 2019 18 May 2019 13:55 IGN.com Share. Check out our updated spring list of the PS4 games you need to play. By Jonathon Dornbush If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. Welcome to IGN’s top 25 PlayStation 4 games, our bi- …
  • Turning education into a home: NCK Tech house ready for auction 18 May 2019 13:52 KAYS By JAMES BELL Hays Post Construction is finished and now NCK Technical College, 2205 Wheatland, is getting ready to sell a custom-built house at public auction at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, for the first time in four years. The project was overseen by Doug …
  • No More Page 3 campaigner Lucy-Anne Holmes on her battle with the Sun 18 May 2019 13:00 The Guardian If you don't like it, don't buy it: that's the response which has irritated Lucy-Anne Holmes the most since she started her campaign to end Page 3. It annoys her partly because it's so patronising (as if she'd never thought of that …
  • Pokémon Go Eevee Leafeon, Glaceon names 18 May 2019 11:23 www.eurogamer.net A hidden reference to the TV show allows you choose the way Eevee evolves. Matthew Reynolds Guides Editor @Crazyreyn How to evolve Eevee continues to be one of the bigger talking points in Pokémon Go. In the classic Pokémon games, Eevee can evolve into …
  • Roddy Doyle’s Family stands up as a classic 25 years later 18 May 2019 09:23 Irish Times Twenty-five years ago this month something significant happened on Irish television that wasn’t Riverdance. Over four weeks in May 1994, the country was transfixed by Family, Roddy Doyle’s series starring Sean McGinley as violent abuser Charlo Spencer and …
  • TV film fare -- week of May 26, 2019 18 May 2019 08:17 Pilot NEW YORK (CNS) -- The following are capsule reviews of theatrical movies on network and cable television the week of May 26. Please note that televised versions may or may not be edited for language, nudity, violence, and sexual situations. Sunday, May 26, …
  • The 20 best true-crime shows ever 18 May 2019 07:22 The Guardian The Dropout Available on iTunes/various Her love of black rollnecks and a fake baritone voice might have made her a favourite of Twitter meme-makers, but the case of fraudulent US entrepreneur Elizabeth Holmes is actually rather dark. Inspired by Wall …
  • Justice Seán Ryan on the report of the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse 18 May 2019 06:01 Irish Times On May 20th, 2009, the Commission into Child Abuse published its shattering 2,600-word report. It investigated 215 residential institutions for children, run by 18 religious congregations, which had existed in the Irish State until the early 1970s. An …
  • Chinese folk opera cartoon series launched 18 May 2019 06:00 The Dawn ISLAMABAD: Three Drops of Blood, a Shaanxi Chinese folk opera cartoon series, which will be aired on PTV World from Saturday, was officially launched at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) on Friday evening. Short clips of the animated series …
  • All-time fav TV show? Easy 18 May 2019 04:27 Laurinburg Exchange A lively discussion ensued Wednesday on a national radio show, all centered around the question “What is your all-time favorite television show?” It’s one of those questions that, given a moment, will spark some thought from almost anyone. Since I was on …
  • Asia Kate Dillon on joining the shadowy world of ‘John Wick’ 18 May 2019 03:29 Metro This Friday, the long wait for the third chapter in the shadowy tale of revenge that is the “John Wick” franchise will hit theaters around the globe. The film, “John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum,” starts where “Chapter 2” left off, with our hero John, …
  • Confessions of a Southern Charm Newbie: Sungazing and Shep's sperm count 18 May 2019 02:57 Charleston City Paper Hey everybody. I’m back. You’re back. We are all, thankfully, in this together. It’s been quite an interesting time since we last left off with Southern Charm. I know I am grateful for this new season to start back, if only so I can empty out my notebook …
  • Taylor Swift ft. Brendon Urie, BTS , Jonas Brothers, Halsey, Khalid, OneRepublic, Hootie & The Blowfish to perform on live 'Voice' finale 18 May 2019 02:52 Island Dispatch Fri, May 17th 2019 07:50 pm Top 4 finalists to compete live Monday; winner will be revealed on two-hour live telecast on Tuesday Superstar recording artists Taylor Swift ft. Brendon Urie, BTS, Jonas Brothers, Halsey, Khalid, OneRepublic, and Hootie & …
  • Elizabeth Warren Just Transformed the Abortion Debate 18 May 2019 02:32 New York Photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images Elizabeth Warren is not afraid. Today, she set out a proposal to integrate Roe v. Wade’s provisions for access to abortion into federal law. She even framed her proposal this way: Congress Can Protect Choice. And …
  • Otafest, tweed cyclists, dancing Hamlet: what's on in Calgary this weekend 18 May 2019 02:25 CBR The long weekend is just over there, almost within reach. If you're sticking around town, looking for a few entertainment ideas to get you out of your garden, Homestretch director Tracy Fuller went in search of what's going on in Calgary this …
  • Dr. Ruth Educates The Community 18 May 2019 02:16 Great Neck Record America’s most famous sex therapist signs copies of Roller-coaster Grandma at Rothchilds Coffee and Kitchen. (Photos by Sheri ArbitalJacoby)Dr. Ruth Westheimer shares her wisdom—and her past Lucky attendees of the Gold Coast International Film Festival’s …
  • Ameba TV and Nelvana Sign SVOD Licensing Deal 18 May 2019 02:01 Animation World Network WINNEPEG, CANADA -- Ameba TV, an independent subscription based streaming service specializing in children’s programming, has announced an agreement with Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana to begin streaming a variety of the studio’s popular childrens’ content …
  • His Dark Materials TV series: Trailer, release date, cast, plot and more - CNET 18 May 2019 01:12 C Net The show's official Twitter seems to be ramping up.@HDMat_officialCrack open the Tokay, the new His Dark Materials adaptation has a brand new trailer. Thanks to the BBC, which has HBO on board to distribute the series worldwide, Philip Pullman's …
  • Rally Australia's welcome if they pay their bills 18 May 2019 00:46 Coffs Coast Advocate KENNARDS Hire Rally Australia will return to some favourite roads in the Nambucca Shire for its 2019 finale of the FIA World Rally Championship. The event's senior sporting officials have been completing a final review of the rally route this week and …
  • US-China trade war: who will blink first? 18 May 2019 00:46 The New Zealand Herald On Thursday morning, as Walmart delivered a stark warning that Donald Trump's widening trade war with China would lead to higher prices for American consumers, John Flynn stood in front of one of the US retailer's stores in Virginia defiantly …
  • Lana Del Rey’s ‘Doin’ Time,’ Ariana Grande’s ‘7... 18 May 2019 00:37 Stamford Advocate Lana Del Rey’s ‘Doin’ Time,’ Ariana Grande’s ‘7 Rings’: Why Pop Is Loving Classic Broadway Back in the pre-television era — and before the advent of rock and roll — show tunes from stage musicals were popular music. And these days, you could almost say the …
  • Best Horror TV Shows on Netflix Right Now (May 2019) 17 May 2019 23:58 IGN.com Share. Check out our monthly update on the best new releases. By William Bibbiani and Jesse Schedeen From The Haunting of Hill House to Chilling Adventures of Sabrina to The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell, some of the best shows on TV are about …
  • Dr. William Ferris Brings Voices of Mississippi to Crosstown Theater 17 May 2019 23:53 Memphis Flyer In the early 1970s, William Ferris was a graduate student studying folklore at the University of Pennsylvania. His specialty was studying the rich musical culture of North Mississippi. “I was doing field recordings and photography, and coming back and …
  • Batman Turns 80! The Definitive Ranking Of Batmobiles 17 May 2019 23:43 Motor1.com Has it really been eight-decades? The May 1939 issue of Detective Comics introduced readers to a brand new hero - a rich man who dressed up as a bat to fight a clown. While there have been many great writers, voices, and actors, over the years to continue …
  • 'I feel like I'm on another planet': An Islander at the Cannes Film Festival 17 May 2019 23:23 CBC P.E.I. film producer Harmony Wagner is at the Cannes Film Festival this week for the second time and is feeling a little more comfortable, but it's still a crazy experience. "I feel like I'm on another planet," Wagner told Mainstreet P.E. …
  • Last Known Footage Of Iconic Drummer Buddy Rich Set For Release 17 May 2019 22:23 Mi2N In 1982, legendary drummer Buddy Rich filmed three pilot episodes for "The Buddy Rich Show” in New York’s famous Statler Hotel. Featuring once-in-a-lifetime performances from The Buddy Rich Band playing alongside Buddy’s friends and fellow jazz greats …
  • HBHS and HGHS stage HG Wells epic 17 May 2019 20:01 The New Zealand Herald The Martians are coming! The alien invasion starts at Hamilton Boys High School on Saturday in a joint stage production with Hamilton Girls' High School of Jeff Wayne's musical version of War of the Worlds. Based on the renowned H.G. Wells novel of …
  • Courteney Cox shares never-before-seen photo of Friends cast before they were famous 17 May 2019 18:46 Independent Courtney Cox has shared a never-before-seen throwback photo of the Friends cast before the show’s launch, where they are seen enjoying a few last moments of anonymity.  In the picture from 1994, Cox, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew …
  • Machiko Kyo, Star of ‘Rashomon’ and Other Films, Dies at 95 17 May 2019 18:30 International Herald Tribune Machiko Kyo, an actress whose many noteworthy roles in postwar Japanese films included the female lead in Akira Kurosawa’s groundbreaking “Rashomon,” died on Sunday in a hospital in Tokyo. She was 95. The Japanese news media reported that Toho, one of the …
  • BMI Honors Terence Blanchard and William Ross at 2019 Film, TV & Visual Media Awards 17 May 2019 18:25 Billboard.com Broadcast Music, Inc celebrated film composer and jazz musician Terence Blanchard and composer William Ross Wednesday night at the BMI Film, TV & Visual Media Awards, honoring them with the BMI Icon Award and Classic Contribution Award, respectively.  …