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How to Get Your Own Magic Wall

Move over John King, now you, yes YOU, can have your own Magic Wall. TVNewser has been covering CNN’s Magic Wall since the 2008 primaries. The technology has been adapted and adopted over the years by other networks as a way to present...Show More Summary

It Came From the Garage: Remembering John Carpenter’s Film Adaptation of Stephen King’s 'Christine'

By Brandon E. - In 1983, two masters of horror collaborated on a film about an evil car that is still a hallmark of pop culture more than thirty years later. John Carpenter directed Christine, a film based on Stephen King's best-selling novel from the same year. Show More Summary

Happy Halloween From the Would-Be Monarch!

(John Hinderaker) Some dressed-up kids came by our house tonight, trick or treating. That’s all in good fun, but, sadly, we have a dressed-up middle-aged cipher in the White House, pretending to be a president. Or a king. Or something; someone who doesn’t have to worry about a troublesome Constitution, in any event. Show More Summary

Marijuana Legalization Lessons From Washington's Shaky Start

3 months agoNews : Reason

Last week King County, Washington, Sheriff John Urquhart, speaking at a conference in California, alternated between praising his state's approach to marijuana legalization and conceding that implementation has been more than a little bumpy. His overall message: Things are great, and it will all work out in he end. Show More Summary

Westlake eyes playoffs after defeating St. Bonaventure, 45-28

The Pac-5 Division in high school football is loaded with top teams. From defending champion Bellflower St. John Bosco to 19-time champion Long Beach Poly to no-huddle offense king Corona Centennial, there's going to be plenty of teams to avoid in the playoffs.

'Skull Island' Brings on 'Need for Speed' Writer John Gatins

3 months agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

John Gatins will rewrite Max Borenstein's script for Warner Bros.' 'King Kong' prequel 'Skull Island', starring Tom Hidleston. [...]

Legendary's Skull Island Gets a Rewrite from Academy Award Nominee John Gatins

3 months agoFilm / New Releases : Coming Soon

Deadline brings word today that Legendary Pictures and Universal's upcoming King Kong prequel Skull Island is set to get a re-write from screenwriter John Gatins, who was nominated for an Academy Award for the 2012 film Flight and also penned the adaptations of Real Steel and Need for Speed. The initial draft of the film was penned by Godzilla scribe Max Borenstein.

King Kong Tale ‘Skull Island’ Gets Rewrite From ‘Flight’ Scribe John Gatins

EXCLUSIVE: Legendary Pictures has set Flight scribe John Gatins to do the next draft of Skull Island, the King Kong origin pic that Tom Hiddleston will star in and Jordan Vogt-Roberts will direct. The project was the big surprise in Legendary's action packed presentation at Comic-Con. Show More Summary

First TV Spot for Ridley Scott's 'Exodus: Gods and Kings'

20th Century Fox has released the first TV spot for Ridley Scott's "Exodus: Gods and Kings." The film starst Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, Aaron Paul, John Turturro, Sigourney Weaver, and Sir Ben Kingsley. From acclaimed director Ridley...Show More Summary

The Polo King’s Chappaquiddick

3 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

It’s a bizarre story, even by Florida standards. After four years, two trials, an adoption, and multiple jury scandals, polo mogul John Goodman was found guilty of manslaughter.

Jets GM John Idzik's Monday press conference was 2,466 words.

3 months agoSports : Deadspin

Jets GM John Idzik's Monday press conference was 2,466 words. Our pal Dom Cosentino found famous monologues—such as Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech—shorter than Idzik's huge apology/explanation for why the Jets suck so hard. [] Read more...

What's going on Tuesday? (King Diamond, Merchandise, Owl John, Ought, Cheap Girls / Beach Slang, Warpaint & more)

Ought at Baby's in July (more by Amanda Hatfield) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Ought, Nat Baldwin, Pinkwash @ Bowery Ballroom Montreal band Ought get compared to...

(Steve) King in His Little Fiefdom

Dave Weigel, now at Bloomberg Politics, reports Orange John Boehner’s latest self-defending “argument”: … Reformers and Boehner, having failed (by choice) to push for an immigration bill that could have been conferenced with the Senate’s bill, are now positing a 2015 grand bargain. The theory: After Republicans take the Senate, they’ll be facing a presidential [Read more...]

Sore losers: How casinos went after two guys who found a video poker bug

4 months agoOdd : Boing Boing

John Kane, who'd lost a fortune to Video King machines, discovered a subtle bug that let him win big -- so the casinos put him in handcuffs. Read the rest

Retro Christine Gaming PC Case Will Fill You With Fury

What does a creative case modder and car enthusiast do when it's time to design a horrifyingly cool new gaming PC? He takes inspiration from Stephen King's 1983 novel and and the John Carpenter-directed movie Christine, of course, and builds a custom computer case that evokes King's demoniacally possessed 1958 Plymouth Fury.

Franklin expedition shipreck is HMS Erebus

The shipwreck found last month near King William Island in the eastern Queen Maud Gulf has been identified as Franklin’s flagship, the HMS Erebus. Captained by explorer Sir John Franklin on the hunt for the legendary Northwest Passage, Erebus and its companion ship HMS Terror got stuck in the ice in September of 1846. Nearly [...]

The John Oliver of Russia Today: “I’m making comedy out of the darkest issues in the world”

Lee Camp, the host of "Redacted Tonight" on RT America, is even angrier than HBO's king of fake news

Francis Ford Coppola says John Milius could return for The Legend of Conan

We all know that Arnold Schwarzenegger is game for returning to his barbarian roots for THE LEGEND OF CONAN (aka KING CONAN), which is aiming for a Spring 2015 start date. But now legendary director Francis Ford Coppola has shared that...Show More Summary

HMS Erebus Wreckage Discovered In Canada

The HMS Erebus vanished into the Canadian Arctic in 1846. Prime Minister Stephen Harper has now confirmed that the ship was found, largely intact, near King William Island. The HMS Erebus was part of Captain Sir John Franklin’s lost expedition, which claimed the lives of 129 men. Show More Summary

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