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  • View ‘The Dark Crystal’ and preview ‘The Jim Henson Exhibition’ during Albuquerque Museum’s 3rd Thursday event 21 Nov 2019 17:37 KBIM Jim Henson’s influence and legacy spans almost unimaginable depths from creating “The Muppets” and “Sesame Street” to directing classic fantasy films like “The Dark Crystal” and “Labyrinth”. His legacy lives on in the hearts of those who grew up watching …
  • Lou Ferrigno smashes Avengers: Endgame portrayal of the Hulk 21 Nov 2019 17:04 JoBlo's Movie Emporium Even if you're not a comicbook fan, when someone mentions the character of the Hulk, certain images spring to mind. Usually those images involve a giant, green monster, full of uncontrolled rage and sporting purple stretchy pants. For many the first …
  • Book World: 50 notable works of nonfiction in 2019 21 Nov 2019 16:55 SF Gate Maid; A Month in Siena; Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee Maid; A Month in Siena; Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee Photo: Hachette; Random House; Knopf, Handout Photo: Hachette; Random House; Knopf …
  • Celebrated Local Filmmaker Cheryl Dunye Announced as the Inaugural Recipient 21 Nov 2019 16:22 PR Log of the "Award for Justice & Inclusion in Film" The Berkeley FILM Foundation will honor Ms. Dunye at its 10th Anniversary Celebration, the Gala for Justice & Inclusion in Film at SFJAZZ on Saturday, November 23rd     BERKELEY, Calif. - Nov …
  • ‘They Don’t Believe Buttigieg Will Be the Nominee’ 21 Nov 2019 13:43 Politico *** ‘The expected did not happen’ Larry J. Sabato is the founder and director of the University of Virginia’s Center for Politics and is a contributing editor at POLITICO Magazine. After 10 hours of intense impeachment hearings, there’s nothing like a …
  • Dolly Parton 21 Nov 2019 10:40 International Herald Tribune Maybe you’ve heard the rumor about the tattoos. Some people believe that Dolly Parton’s arms — which haven’t been seen bare in public for decades — are secretly covered in ink. Roseanne Barr claims to have once spied the elusive tats (“No black or blue …
  • Tobias Menzies on playing Prince Philip: 'My mother would be ashamed of me' 21 Nov 2019 09:32 The New Zealand Herald His portrayal of the Duke of Edinburgh has been hailed as the stand-out performance of the new series - but his anti‑monarchist mother would be ashamed, he tells Ellie Austin. Tobias Menzies has the kind of face you recognise but can't quite place — …
  • “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” captures the spirit of Mr. Rogers 21 Nov 2019 09:21 Pitt News It’s time for Thanksgiving break and for some that means either catching up on all their favorite shows at home while eating all the leftover turkey and stuffing in their fridge or catching a few films at the theaters. There are a lot of highly anticipated …
  • Maestro Fresh-Wes hip hop classic gets thumbs-up from Canadian Songwriters' Hall of Fame 21 Nov 2019 09:15 CBC Groundbreaking hip hop artist Wes Williams, better known to many as Maestro Fresh-Wes, is happy to celebrate his past success, but he's not content to rest on his sacroiliac.  On Thursday, the rapper's seminal single Let Your Backbone Slide is …
  • The Millenial Gaze: Shah Rukh Khan’s Fauji 21 Nov 2019 08:42 Indian Express Shah Rukh Khan’s TV show Fauji released in 1989. In this day and age when television is obsessing over daayans, chudails, naagins and shaitaans, I thought it would be a good time to watch some of the ‘classic’ Hindi shows. I start with Shah Rukh Khan’s …
  • The Must List: ‘Sleeping Beauty Dreams,’ Allison Moorer 21 Nov 2019 06:17 Houston Chronicle Published 12:00 am CST, Thursday, November 21, 2019 NEW YORK - MAY 12: Actor B.J. Novak attends a celebration of network television by the William Morris Agency at MoMA on May 12, 2008 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Wintrow/Getty Images) NEW YORK - …
  • Make it an applefest this Christmas — the best of the year’s cookbooks 21 Nov 2019 05:00 The Spectator If it were not for a banker with a hangover, we would not have Eggs Benedict. Or so one of the creation stories goes. One morning in 1894 Lemuel Benedict walked in to the Waldorf Hotel, New York, feeling a bit rough. He asked the Maître D’, Oscar Tschirky, …
  • Hit 1960s TV show How returning to our screens for a third run  21 Nov 2019 04:19 Charleston Daily Mail How about that?! Hit 1960s TV show that educated a generation is returning to our screens for a third run By Paul Revoir For The Daily Mail Published: 20:55 EST, 20 November 2019 | Updated: 20:59 EST, 20 November 2019 How do you make children's …
  • Fort Peck Summer Theatre Announces 51st Season 21 Nov 2019 03:13 Glasgow Courier As the record-breaking 50th season comes to a close, Artistic Director Andy Meyers, who will return for his 10th season in 2020, has announced Fort Peck Summer Theatre’s 51st season. The exciting roster of shows, sure to engage and captivate audiences of …
  • John Mann, Spirit of the West frontman and Canadian music legend, dead at 57 21 Nov 2019 03:12 Calgary Herald John Mann, the lead singer of Vancouver folk-rockers Spirit of the West, has died. The Calgary-born musician, who moved to the West Coast to study acting as a teenager, died Wednesday in his adopted hometown of Vancouver at the age of 57, seven years after …
  • 58 Festive Performances During the 2019 Seattle Holiday Season 21 Nov 2019 02:56 AltWeeklies.com Yes, we know, the holidays are coming at us fast! But never fear: The Seattle theater, dance, drag, cabaret, circus, and comedy communities are here to help you get in the spirit. From old standards like ACT's A Christmas Carol to irreverent comedies …
  • Daily Update: NXT amp; AEW, Alicia Fox, Tessa Blanchard amp; Daga 21 Nov 2019 02:04 f4wonline.com Latest News: Latest Audio: F4W NEWSLETTER: Divisive main event headlines AEW Full Gear Joseph Currier looks at the reactions to Jon Moxley and Kenny Omega's unsanctioned match. AEW's first pay-per-view since debuting on weekly television was …
  • Thanksgiving on tap: Best beverage pairings for a fantastic feast 21 Nov 2019 02:00 Newswise Newswise — As preparations begin for the Thanksgiving holiday, experts from the Cornell Craft Beverage Institute offer beverage pairings for the food feast, as well as delicious drinks for cooking, watching football and even those sometimes-challenging …
  • Deception’s Fun as Big Bear Theater Project Stages `Earnest’ 21 Nov 2019 01:03 Big Bear Today Deception can be a hoot, as a talented cast demonstrates while presenting one of Oscar Wilde’s best known plays five shows only in November at the Big Bear Performing Arts Center. The Importance of Being Earnest by Big Bear Theater Project on Nov. 20-23 at …
  • THE ESSENTIAL A&E PICKS FOR NOV. 21-27 20 Nov 2019 22:58 City Weekly THURSDAY 11/21 The Hip Hop Nutcracker There's something to be said about stories, songs and dances that have stood the test of time. It's all the more impressive when a revered piece can be adapted and reimagined for succeeding generations. …
  • Boris Johnson tries to deflect barbs over Twitter debacle 20 Nov 2019 22:17 The Guardian ’“Yes, what was that?” said Boris Johnson, affecting bafflement when asked about the Conservative party’s Twitter feed masquerading as a fact-checking service during the debate on Tuesday between the party leaders. The prime minister appeared to be …
  • Not a Bad Little Tree 20 Nov 2019 21:29 Style Weekly As Christmas trees go, this one is instantly recognizable. Not even a yard tall, with barely half a dozen spindly branches, the little tree is decorated with a single shiny red Christmas ball. Wrapped around its base is a blue blanket, the most-cherished …
  • Why Martin Scorsese’s War on Marvel and Disney Actually Matters 20 Nov 2019 21:15 Yahoo! Voices Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast/GettyAt the center of the Scorsese-versus-Marvel debate is a star-crossed love story—that is, the love that certain directors, writers, and “two guys from Cleveland” have for corporate imagination. …
  • Queer Christmas rom-com aims to fill need for representation 20 Nov 2019 20:36 Washington Blade Image: Tello Films “If you don’t see what you want,” says filmmaker Christin Baker, “then make it!” That was the spirit behind her film, “Season of Love,” a lighthearted rom-com featuring a large ensemble cast of diverse women and their connected love …
  • The Mandalorian: What The Various Cast Members Really Think About Star Wars 20 Nov 2019 19:59 Cinema Blend Everyone and their brother has an opinion on Star Wars. The space opera saga has become an indelible piece of our pop culture lexicon. There are folks out there who can name characters in this well-established franchise quicker than they can recall the …
  • ‘John Mulaney & The Sack Lunch Bunch’ Throws Back to Classic Children’s Television Programming 20 Nov 2019 19:43 /FILM If getting stand-up specials, new seasons of Big Mouth, the Oh, Hello! Broadway special, and episodes of Documentary Now! wasn’t enough John Mulaney for you on Netflix, we have good news. Netflix has announced the launch of John Mulaney & The Sack …
  • 3 Reasons To Visit NYC This Month 20 Nov 2019 19:12 Forbes Savor the last few weeks of Fall in the center of it all in New York City. Shopping, leaf peeping, fine dining, and more await those who head down to the Big Apple this time of year. Here are a few hotel specials that may just be enough to encourage you to …
  • The one powerful similarity between Donald Trump, Chlöe Swarbrick and Shane Jones 20 Nov 2019 17:54 Stuff OPINION: This will come as a shock, but there is one thing I admire about the impeachable US President Donald J Trump. You always know what he's thinking. He's unorthodox, he's brazen, he's tearing up the rule book, and – although he's …
  • WGN-TV & OAK BROOK PRODUCTIONS BRING HOME 8 EMMY® AWARDS 20 Nov 2019 16:59 WGN JENNIFER LYONS, JACKIE BANGE TO BE INDUCTED IN THE SILVER CIRCLE AWARD CHICAGO, November 19, 2019 – At Saturday’s 2019 Chicago/Midwest Emmy® Awards, WGN-TV and Oak Brook Productions (OBP) won 8 Emmy® Awards. WGN-TV/OBP Emmy® Award winners include: …
  • Will pink balls revive interest in Test cricket? 20 Nov 2019 16:49 Khaleej Times Before the Indian cricket team travelled to Kolkata where it is scheduled to play Bangladesh in the teams' first-ever day-night Test match on Friday, journalists asked Ajinkya Rahane how his side was prepping for the pink ball. "It does a lot more …
  • ‘Doctor Sleep’ Actress Emily Lind Shares Debut Single, ‘Castles’ 20 Nov 2019 15:02 Forbes Emily LindEvan BigelowAt just 17 years old, Emily Lind has already been working in film and television for over a decade, most recently starring in the Stephen King adaptation Doctor Sleep, which serves as a sequel to Stanley Kubrick’s 1980 classic The …
  • Your words make you wise 20 Nov 2019 14:20 Jewish World Review John Paul Jones once sent a communique from his flagship to the commander of a seaside British fortress. His message contained a simple ultimatum: surrender your position, or my fleet will blow you and your men into oblivion. At the bottom of the letter he …
  • Election debate audience member who asked Xmas question lost his younger brother to suicide 20 Nov 2019 12:32 Charleston Daily Mail Election debate audience member who asked light-hearted 'Christmas present' question is revealed as a mental health campaigner who lost his younger brother to suicide at 15 Audience member Ben West, 19, from Cranbrook, Kent, asked the last question …
  • Poll shows Johnson and Corbyn are neck and neck 20 Nov 2019 12:26 Business Day London — Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn defied his negative ratings to draw level with Prime Minister Boris Johnson in a crucial television debate ahead of the UK’s general election. The opposition leader, who has been lagging behind Johnson in personal …
  • Happy Hot-lidays, Orlando! Our annual preview of everything to look forward to this holiday season 20 Nov 2019 11:42 Orlando Weekly Sleigh bells ring, are you listening? In the lane, snow is ... well, at least we got a cold snap this year. The holidays in Central Florida may not have all the natural accoutrements of late fall/early winter as other regions, but Jesus Christ (pun …
  • Timothée Chalamet to make West End debut in 4000 Miles – how to get tickets 20 Nov 2019 11:19 The Independent Timothee Chalamet is to make his West End debut in the Pulitzer-Prize nominated drama 4000 Miles by Amy Herzog. Dubbed a “funny, moving, altogether wonderful drama” by the New York Times, 4000 Miles will star Chalamet as a 21-year-old who vanishes while …
  • Rivals Will Pay the Price for Underestimating Disney+ 20 Nov 2019 09:57 The Motley Fool Disney (NYSE:DIS) is the new belle of the streaming video ball, and after signing up more than 10 million users just hours after last week's launch it has raised the bar when it comes to successful debuts for premium platforms. The competition has to …
  • 2019 Forty Under 40 20 Nov 2019 09:27 Greater Baton Rouge Business Report Whether they’re working late into the evening to complete a big assignment, getting up early to ready their kids for school or scrambling to a nonprofit board meeting, Business Report’s 2019 Forty Under 40 class is anything but idle. We asked the Forty …
  • WIN: Family Tickets to Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Musical 2019 20 Nov 2019 07:18 New York Family We’re giving away tickets to see Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical at Kings Theatre in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Flatbush. Five lucky families will each win a family four-pack of tickets to see the musical for the 1pm or 4:30pm performance on  …
  • Why persistence in run game could help struggling Missouri offense 20 Nov 2019 05:12 Columbia Missourian Missouri, among many things, is lacking an offensive identity. All that’s clear at this point about the Tigers’ identity: They don’t score many points. At least not recently. They have gone without a touchdown the past nine quarters. But you probably …
  • Safety Group Reveals 10 Worst Toys For 2019 Holiday Season 20 Nov 2019 04:14 KRLD Contact: Alan Eisner (617-320-3122, alanseisner@hotmail.com) Lorraine Falling (561-350-9299, falling@comcast.net) W.A.T.C.H. REVEALS ITS 2019 NOMINEES FOR THE “10 WORST TOYS” THIS HOLIDAY SEASON 47th Annual Report Cautions Parents: Beware of the Danger of …
  • The night 'Heidi' and the Raiders turned off the Jets 20 Nov 2019 04:06 Times Herald Record As part of the celebration of its 100th season, the NFL is designating a Game of the Week, each chosen to highlight a classic matchup. For this week, it’s the Raiders-Jets game. To mark each Game of the Week, the AP is reprinting its original story of a …
  • Magnifying Words and Sounds of Ake Festival 20 Nov 2019 04:03 This Day The 2019 edition of the Ake Book and Art Festival, sponsored by Sterling Bank, gives essence to the written and unwritten word, Chiamaka Ozulumba reports When youths massively attend a musical or TV reality show, one can hardly be surprised. The reason is …
  • Top pool players win ‘Anywhere in the World’ trip 20 Nov 2019 03:11 Scoop Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 3:41 pm Press Release: HMC 20 November 2019 Three star pool players have won an all-expenses-paid trip to a pool tournament of their choice, anywhere in the world. Massé’s ‘Anywhere in the World’ tournament winners Marco …
  • Daily Update: Goldberg, WWE Backstage, 24/7 title changes 20 Nov 2019 02:26 f4wonline.com Latest News: Latest Audio: F4W NEWSLETTER: Divisive main event headlines AEW Full Gear Joseph Currier looks at the reactions to Jon Moxley and Kenny Omega's unsanctioned match. AEW's first pay-per-view since debuting on weekly television was …
  • HOLIDAY ARTS PREVIEW: 31 holiday shows that shine bright 20 Nov 2019 01:53 The Dedham Transcript All aboard, it’s tinsel time! Check out our list of holiday shows and concerts that shine bright throughout the holiday season. Break out the tulle and all things bejeweled. Get ready for a multitude of dazzling dancers, a tapestry of sacred and merry …
  • Frontline's "For Sama" does its part to close the immigration empathy gap 20 Nov 2019 01:08 Salon Distancing ourselves from cultures other than our own is classic American behavior. This is probably an effect of not being subjected to sustained violent conflict on our soil since the Civil War. Citizens have taken up arms against other citizens during …
  • Julius Jones clemency petition spurs letter writing, social media campaign 20 Nov 2019 01:04 City Sentinel Kim Kardashian West and attorney Bryan Stevenson are supporters of Julius Jones’ clemency petition. Facebook photos By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A clemency application recently filed on behalf of death row prisoner Julius …
  • How to watch what you're spending on entertainment online  20 Nov 2019 00:53 Charleston Daily Mail Long gone are the days when the BBC licence fee would cover all your entertainment needs. Now you have a whole host of online television and music options to choose from — allowing you to watch and listen on your mobile phone, tablet, smart television or …
  • Why we fall for cons: Inside the art of the scam 20 Nov 2019 00:09 The New Zealand Herald There may be times and places where it's a good idea to talk back to a military officer — but Germany in 1906 wasn't one of them. So the young corporal didn't. The corporal — let's call him Muller — had been leading his squad of four …