An Italian-flagged ferry carrying 466 passengers and crew caught fire while sailing from Greece to Italy, coast guard officials said on Sunday. The Norman Atlantic,
A fire broke out on the car deck of a ferry carrying 466 people from Greece to Italy early Sunday, forcing authorities to order an evacuation. Nearby ships have been instructed to take passengers and crew members from the ferry Norman...Show More Summary
With all due respect to Amazon, it looks like LG might have released the year’s real fire phone. A Reddit user who goes by the name of s-blade has posted some pictures showing what happened when the battery in his sister’s LG G3 exploded and caught fire on her bed. Show More Summary
“You can’t save me now” is part of the chorus heard in “Catching Fire”, the new one by Sonic Syndicate. This is primarily a performance video but the song is solid and if you haven’t picked up their self-titled album, pick up a copy. Kind of reminds me of the best elements of Faith No […]
Movie Review Jackie K Cooper "Foxcatcher" (Sony Picture Classics) There is an eerie vibe about the movie "Foxcatcher" from its first moments to its last. It is hard to pinpoint what it is but the sterile bleakness of the opening scenes sets a tone that stays with the movie and the main three characters who inhabit this story. Show More Summary
For every organization like Teach for America that catches fire and goes national, there are myriad smaller initiatives that struggle in the trenches for years, never quite breaking into the big time—and maybe missing their moments to do so. - Inside Philanthropy (After Years in the Trenches, Is This Ed Group Going to Break Out?)
S Bacarri Rambo had two interceptions as the Bills knocked off the Packers. Injuries at linebacker caught up with the Dolphins in New England. A 17-yard run by QB Tom Brady helped the Patriots catch fire in the third quarter. Jets RB Chris Johnson helped set up the game-winning touchdown in his return to Tennessee.…
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When The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 had its much anticipated North American release on November 21st 2014, it was expected to do very well indeed. That expectation was based upon the box office performance of the previous two films in the series – The Hunger Games and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. Show More Summary
International performance could help "Mockingjay, Part 1" get to $800 million, less than "Catching Fire," but still a big number.
Early-season games that get billed as "potential Final Four previews" often disappoint. But Duke and Wisconsin delivered in a big way Wednesday night, both looking like championship-caliber teams. Traevon Jackson led all scorers with a career-high 25 points, but it was Tyus Jones who scored 22 and stole the show as No. Show More Summary
Oscar winner's Hunger Games vocals are catching fire.
What makes a supercar a supercar? It’s a question asked by many, and answered in as many different ways. But one objective determination of a supercar is its propensity to catch fire for no good reason. By that metric, the Zenvo ST1 is a proper supercar. Of course, the supercharged, turbocharged, 1,104-horsepower V-8 mounted behind the...
The decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson strikes an especially harsh chord in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where many are still processing their outrage over local ABC affiliate KSTP's recent racially-charged story now commonly referred...Show More Summary
You'll never think of Katniss Everdeen the same way again after you watch Bad Lip Reading's version of Catching Fire. The YouTube juggernaut, which is known for reimagining Game of Thrones as a theme park and making The Walking Dead's zombies sing, is back with a bang thanks to its parody of the second film in The Hunger Games series. Show More Summary
After offering up insights on what The Walking Dead is really about and what's actually going on between Peter Parker and Gwen Stacy, Bad Lip Reading is back, and this time it's tackled Hunger Games: Catching Fire. More » This Bad Lip...Show More Summary
The folks at Bad Lip Reading have rarely disappointed, but their latest dubbing—a comic, off-kilter take on The Hunger Games: Catching Fire—is perhaps their best work. Needless to say, this won’t exactly get you up to speed for Mockingjay...Show More Summary
Katniss picks out a name for her band, and she’s afraid she’s in a castle. [Bad Lip Reading]