The American Library Association (ALA) today announced the six books short-listed for the Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction, which are given for the previous year’s best adult fiction and nonfiction books published in the United States. The two medal winners will be revealed at the Reference and User Services Association’s Book […]
The day: July 9, 2000. The place: Wrigley Field. A young, 54-year-old fake billionaire with wild aspirations had been practicing singing “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” for two full weeks in preparation for his big debut. And as Donald Trump gleefully tore into the mic, an entire stadium began to boo. Read more...
Khloe Kardashian Attends Tristan Thompson’s Championship Ring Ceremony Last night was a big night for the Cleveland Cavaliers. The LeBron James gang received their championship rings and lifted the championship banner to the rafters. There were many friends and
Well, this was a special kind of rude. NPR reports that at Calle Orange, a Puerto Rican-themed festival in Orlando, Florida on Sunday, Senator Marco Rubio was not received kindly by the crowd. In fact, he was booed off the stage, if you can believe what NPR is reporting (often times, I don’t). Show More Summary
The imminent Volkswagen Amarok V6 diesel has prompted a proverbial stampede of buyers interest, with the company having taken more than 6000 inquiries before the November 24 launch. The new power and torque leader in Australia’s booming 4×4 dual-cab ute class sports a 3.0-litre turbo-diesel V6 with 165kW and 580Nm, outstripping the Ranger, Hilux, Colorado […]
Tyler Perry Says His Movies Can’t Get Into White Neighborhoods Tyler Perry’s latest flick, “Boo! A Madea Halloween,” was a box office smash after scoring $27.6 million in its debut but the director believes he’s still being discriminated against when
Is he an innocent bystander? “Political map shifts on Trump.” Yes, he’s messed up so badly Hillary Clinton can win some red states. Refusing to stand up to Donald Trump has consequences. “Florida Sen. Marco Rubio got booed off a stage in Orlando on Sunday by a crowd that was overwhelmingly Latino. It happened at Calle […]
The results are in. You might not have a taste for this truth, but you’re going to eat it today. First, let’s get this out the way. Tyler Perry’s movie grossed nearly $30 million during opening weekend. In contrast, Birth of a Nation grossed $7 million opening weekend. Show More Summary
Madea Scares Up Another Box Office Win Everyone’s favorite choppa-spraying auntie Madea knocked out Tom Cruise’s Jack Reacher and shocked the world with a $27.6 million box office win with her latest ridiculous adventure Boo! A Madea Halloween that snapped
Jack O’Connell is getting a much-needed break from constantly portraying soldiers in historical wartime dramas and in his next role will play a hero of more recent vintage: Cook from Skins will appear as Lee Alexander McQueen, babies, a casting you couldn’t do better. Read more...
NPR reports: Florida Sen. Marco Rubio got booed off a stage in Orlando on Sunday, by a crowd that was overwhelmingly Latino. It happened at Calle Orange, a street festival in downtown Orlando geared toward the city’s large Puerto Rican community. Show More Summary
Don't fire up the faster-than-light DeLorean. Boo! Fire up the DeLorean and grab the almanac, time travel is here... or maybe not.…
You'd think a Latino politician might understand that his fellow Latinos aren't stupid. Apparently, though, Marco Rubio thinks his last name is enough to make other Latinos forget that he's backing Donald Trump in this election. It's...Show More Summary
On Sunday, Marco Rubio attended Calle Orange, an Orlando street festival popular among the city’s Puerto Rican community. The Republican Senator and former presidential candidate is currently locked in a tight race with Democratic Rep. Show More Summary
Sony's new Robert Langdon thriller Inferno is the only new release in theaters, going up against last weekend's winner Boo! A Madea Halloween.
Who is Evan Peters’ wife? American Horror Story‘s go-to creep may be an enigma on the screen, but in his personal life, he’s an open book. And the identity of his wife is no secret: he’s not married. However, since 2013 he’s been attached to American actress Emma Roberts, in an on-again off-again relationship. Show More Summary
Boo! A Halloween greeting or a phrase that connotes displeasure? Things are not always what they seem. In three-card-monte and shell games, a con man fools his mark with misdirection. The swindler shuffles three cards or shells around quickly and, either by technique or sleight-of-hand, the cheater confuses the victim with multiple options and falsely […]
Madrid (AFP) – Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has dismissed concerns surrounding Cristiano Ronaldo’s supposed troubles in front of goal that have led to boos from the club’s notoriously demanding fans. The Portugal superstar has scored...Show More Summary
Halloween is less than a week away, and many are scrambling to buy candy and put together their costumes.
Boo! A Madea Halloween was my first experience with Tyler Perry's Madea franchise, and while the other titles in the series might be shades better, the reality is that I have no real desire to find out.