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Krautrock icon Holger Czukay of Can, RIP Krautrock icon Holger Czukay of Can, RIP
- September 06, 2017

He was found by a neighbour at his apartment, converted from Can's old studio in Weilerswist near Cologne. Czukay was born in Poland in 1938, but the onset of World War II resulted in his family being expelled from the country. He recorded nine albums with Can, serving also as engineer - including such landmark records as Monster Movie , Tago Mago , and Ege Bamyasi - and left the band after 1977's Saw Delight . (more...)
Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes finally confirm they're a Couple Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes finally confirm they're a Couple
- September 06, 2017

There were whispers going round Hollywood back in May that the couple were preparing to go public with their romance. Holding hands during a beach stroll in Malibu represented the artist and Tom Cruise's former wife way of telling the world they are I love with each other and they are happier than ever. (more...)
BOND 25: TAKEN, Not Stirred? BOND 25: TAKEN, Not Stirred?
- September 06, 2017

Madeleine Swann - who's (naturally) rescued by Bond just before the closing credits. A few days ago an insider close to the pop star told Daily Mirror, "The two [Adele and Beyonce] spoke before Bey's first meeting with film bosses and Adele told her how co-writing and performing a Bond theme gave her an awesome career hike". (more...)
'Peppa Pig' says 'spiders can't hurt you,' Australia laughs 'Peppa Pig' says 'spiders can't hurt you,' Australia laughs
- September 06, 2017

In the episode Daddy Pig is heard telling his daughter "spiders can't hurt you ". A year ago footage of a huntsman carrying a mouse up a fridge in the Queensland town of Coppabella became an internet sensation - the huntsman's leg span can be as large as 16cm. (more...)
Chick-fil-A giving out free breakfast starting today Chick-fil-A giving out free breakfast starting today
- September 06, 2017

You'll have to download the Chick-fil-A App and have a Chick-fil-A One account (or create one) to get it. The three breakfasts include is Chick-fil-A Chicken Biscuit, the Egg White Grill or the new Hash Brown Scramble . Attention, Chick-fil-A lovers. The app is available for devices running Alphabet Inc's (NASDAQ: GOOG , GOOGL ) Google Android or Apple Inc's (NASDAQ: AAPL ) iOS. (more...)
'Lady Bird' Trailer: Greta Gerwig Makes Solo Directorial Debut 'Lady Bird' Trailer: Greta Gerwig Makes Solo Directorial Debut
- September 06, 2017

Saoirse Ronan plays the titular character who is teenage girl trying to find her way through Catholic school in a small town. Even more likely, though, are noms for Ronan as best actress and Metcalf as best supporting actress and Gerwig for best original screenplay and perhaps Letts as best supporting actor as well. (more...)
Colin Trevorrow No Longer Directing Star Wars: Episode IX Colin Trevorrow No Longer Directing Star Wars: Episode IX
- September 06, 2017

Both were initially helmed by relatively young directors; Trevorrow is also a newbie with just three movies under his belt, one of which was Jurassic World . The next Star Wars film to hit screens will be Rian Johnson's Star Wars: The Last Jedi , which is due out on December 15th. "At this point, the children of House Stark have a better survival rate than Star Wars directors", tweeted Angie Han, former editor of the SlashFilm blog in an oblique nod to the high death rate on HBO's ... (more...)
Corey Graves to call both WWE Raw and SmackDown going forward Corey Graves to call both WWE Raw and SmackDown going forward
- September 06, 2017

Corey Graves will take over the spot on the broadcast left vacant by John Bradshaw Layfield when he announced he'd be leaving the post to pursue a new opportunity as a Beyond Sport Global Ambassador. He will continue his relationship with WWE by appearing on marquee events, such as Tribute to the Troops and WrestleMania. JBL , who had been working beneath the headset since 2012, announced his decision to step away from broadcasting duties to focus on his charity work this past Friday. (more...)
Chris Pine to Star in Robert F. Kennedy Limited Series at Hulu Chris Pine to Star in Robert F. Kennedy Limited Series at Hulu
- September 06, 2017

Kennedy in a Hulu limited series event about the late American politician. Despite his continually youthful appearance, the now 37-year-old Pine has already played several iconic characters in the realm of pop culture. Robert Kennedy was the USA attorney general during the JFK administration, and was New York's junior senator when he was shot June 5, 1968, while seeking the Democratic presidential nomination, and died the next day. (more...)
Drake Announces 'Boy Meets World' Australia & New Zealand Tour Drake Announces 'Boy Meets World' Australia & New Zealand Tour
- September 06, 2017

The hip-hop star, who is one of the world's biggest artists, will be performing a solitary concert at Auckland's Spark Arena on November 3. For Drake , he'll kick things off November 3 in Auckland's Spark Arena, while closing things out November 20 in Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena. (more...)
Uncle Prince Harry 'very happy' over third royal baby Uncle Prince Harry 'very happy' over third royal baby
- September 06, 2017

The royal was in attendance for Police Chief's National Mental Health and Policing Conference where aside from his contribution to the cause, William also opened up about the pregnancy news . In a letter read out in court, William said the case reminded him of the paparazzi hounding of his mother, princess Diana , who was killed in a vehicle crash in Paris 20 years ago. (more...)
Shah Rukh Khan to produce a horror movie? Shah Rukh Khan to produce a horror movie?
- September 06, 2017

Whoever has interacted with SRK, is bound to have praises galore for the superstar. Suhana is growing up to be such a stunning young girl. The caption read, "Posting an image of my son without his permission. On the work front, the actor was last seen in the film Jab Harry Met Sejal and is now working on an untitled project by filmmaker Anand L Rai. Meanwhile, SRK is not a person who forces his kids for anything but he wants his kids to complete their studies before choosing any ... (more...)
Tumhari Sulu: Vidya Balan Hides Her Face In First Teaser Poster Tumhari Sulu: Vidya Balan Hides Her Face In First Teaser Poster
- September 06, 2017

The poster shows Balan, dressed in a red and golden sari , and holding four huge boxes containing home appliances that hide her face. With a bag filled with her daily supply of vegetables and fruits, Vidya Balan gives a glimpse of her character in the film. (more...)
Calamos Advisors LLC Grows Position in Monster Beverage Corporation (MNST)
- September 06, 2017

Volume was down 12.34% under the stocks average daily volume. Finally, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS raised its stake in Monster Beverage Corporation by 0.4% in the second quarter. Shares are trading at $55.82 which is just over the 50 day moving average which is $53.51 and which is impressively higher than the 200 day moving average of $49.01. (more...)
The Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (SHW) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest
- September 06, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Blackrock Japan Company Ltd decreased Sherwin Williams Co ( SHW ) stake by 23.79% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.05, from 0.91 in 2016Q3. It fall, as 54 investors sold MHK shares while 150 reduced holdings. (more...)
Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact Coming To Vodafone UK Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact Coming To Vodafone UK
- September 06, 2017

Sony launched the app at the IFA 2017 event. Seems not. Xperia XZ1 Compact is here and shows that Sony is back on track with making top-tier handsets that are easy to use with one hand. And in the very near future, users will be able to do it with other games too. Wherein, Premium users can print their 3D scanned hands, GSM Arena reported. (more...)
Jon Snow & Ginger Spice Hung Out & Quoted GoT, NBD Jon Snow & Ginger Spice Hung Out & Quoted GoT, NBD
- September 06, 2017

Imagine being part of the most iconic girl group in history and then, several years later, finding yourself mere inches away from Kit Harington's face. The line, which addresses Harington's character, was first said in George RR Martin's book A Storm of Swords by character Ygritte , and is said in the television series repeatedly by the character, played by Rose Leslie who happens to be Harington's real life girlfriend. (more...)
Was Super Mario ever a plumber? Was Super Mario ever a plumber?
- September 06, 2017

Nintendo has seemingly confirmed that its iconic character Mario is no longer a plumber . While "everything cool" doesn't specifically imply a sole focus on sports, each of Nintendo's examples sure does. Whether 10 worlds are enough to fulfill that definition remains to be seen , especially because the game looks more like a sandbox-type title than the traditional Mario game divided into time-limited levels. (more...)
Surprise! George Clooney photobombs Matt Damon Surprise! George Clooney photobombs Matt Damon
- September 06, 2017

Hollywood A-lister George Clooney and wife Amal welcomed their twins in June this year and surprised fans with their fairly "normal" choice of baby names : Ella and Alexander. The occasion also to refer to the micro d'Entertainment Tonight personality of their twins, Ella and Alexander. "We were not particularly inspired", has he added, indicating that they have not sought to pay tribute to Alexander the Great, or Ella Fitzgerald. (more...)
Vivegam box office collection: Ajith starrer dethrones Prabhas's Baahubali in Chennai Vivegam box office collection: Ajith starrer dethrones Prabhas's Baahubali in Chennai
- September 06, 2017

Ajith Kumar's Vivegam has made wonderful collection at the Chennai box office and the shattered the record of director SS Rajamouli's magnum opus Baahubali 2: The Conclusion in the city. The film was shot in picturesque locales and has an global appeal. The other highlight was Ajith's six pack abs, the actor worked extensively on his physique. (more...)