Hallmark Channel’s Countdown to Christmas kicked off Halloween night—you read that right—and the network is holiday movies 24/7 this weekend. Lifetime is
Mortgage rates have been stable near 4.00 percent, held there by the 10-year T-note moving hardly at all in the last month, 2.31 percent-2.38 percent since Halloween. Such stability is most unusual, best understood as a market gathering tension for...
There is nothing more suited for a Friday afternoon than a heartwarming tale involving a lost kitten finding her way home against all odds, so I will go ahead and accept your thanks in advance. The starring cat of today’s story escaped her home in New Mexico during Halloween trick-or-treating, only to reappear in Maine a few weeks later. Because … [More]
We’re in the midst of an odd time of year. Halloween feels like just yesterday, but Thanksgiving has not yet come to pass, and everything is beginning to look a lot like Christmas (it’s so infectious that even my writing can’t escape). While some of us ponder how so many people can pass over the holiday with a good idea but a terrible past, there are some who are already...
We reported on Halloween that Brandon Thwaites was among a handful of heartthrobs Disney was courting for the role of British soldier Henry in the fifth Pirates Of The Caribbean romp. Now the studio in is final negotiations with the young Aussie, who played Prince Philip in the studio's Maleficent this year. Show More Summary
My son Max is the most confident person I've ever met in my life. This year, for his school Halloween party, he went as Draculaura (Dracula's daughter) from Monster High. Choosing to dress as a female character is nothing new for him. Show More Summary
Several morbid mysteries and scary musicals that hit the boards in October have extended beyond the Halloween season. Though some will continue into December (Smoke and Mirrors, The Call of Cthulhu), a quartet of worthwhile stage productions will ring down the curtain this weekend: Gravedigger; Scary Musical: The Musical; Re-Animator: The Musical; and Villa Thrilla. [...]
More mind-numbing indoctrination in the classroom. Professor John Gruhl dresses as Dick Cheney for Halloween and then pretended to shoot up the class. Via College Fix: The College Fix reported: A political science professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln dressed … Continue reading ?
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: VIDEO: Poli sci prof dresses as Cheney for Halloween, pretends to shoot up class.
Yesterday, Kendall Jenner was seen out and about in L.A. talking on an iPhone while wearing an inexplicable tiara — a pretty self-assured move when it is neither your birthday nor Halloween nor prom. She paired the flashy headpiece with a slinky gray turtleneck skirt set featuring exposed shoulders, really pulling... More »
Oh how I cackled! Reason TV's Jim Epstein and I posted a video of me in a witch hat explaining "The Three Ways Parents are Ruining Halloween." One way was with over-hyped fears of poisoned candy. But recently, a reader informed me that...Show More Summary
If you’re a fan of The Shining as well as musical theater, writer/director Joe Lovero has concocted the perfect combination for you in the form of REDRUM: The Unauthorized Musical Parody of ‘The Shining’, which features music from composer Jon Hugo Ungar. The show will be premiering Halloween season in 2015. There was a showcase […]
So far this month, the FTSE 100 has risen 2.7%. There's a link between this fact and Emily Thornberry's resignation for that tweet. The Footsie's gain is consistent with one of the strongest tendencies in finance - for Halloween to....
It's great to be nominated, but who won? At last, the time has come to announce the winners of the 2014 Halloween Haunt Awards. Since the nominations have already been posted, along with explanations for their inclusion, there should be little need for preamble here. Instead, let us move swiftly to the task of identifying this year's Best Halloween Attractions in Los Angeles.
So apparently the found-footage horror sequel V/H/S: VIRAL finally gets a limited release tomorrow (I thought it had already been released on demand in time for Halloween, but I guess that shows how much of a much less attractive Rob Lowe I am). Show More Summary
You might forgive 17-year-old Ultima Online for long stretches between patches, but fortunately, you don't have to. The antique sandbox's Halloween event is now over, being replaced yesterday with a new patch that ushers in the winter holiday event and its attendant gifts. Show More Summary
There may not have been a Halloween episode in the traditional sense on Pretty Little Liars this year, but fans are going to be getting a Christmas episode, "How the 'A' Stole Christmas," this winter. Keegan Allen spoke to reporters and teased what to expect from it and moving forward for his character, Toby.
My mom, ever the scrapbook aficionado, has documented every birthday, Halloween, dance performance, first bike ride and baby eats dirt moment me and my brothers have endured since I can remember. She hand-scanned every last one of those hundreds of pictures a few years back and then organized them into neat little labeled folders on her own PC. Show More Summary
Before I even stepped into Target on Saturday to buy some basic necessities (paper towels, clearance Halloween candy, another black floppy hat) I could feel it in my bones that something was different.
Hanukkah decorations have been up in stores since before Halloween, and that means it’s time for electronic Menorahs with blinking LEDs, controllers, and if you’re really good, a real-time clock with support for the Jewish calendar. [Windell] over at Evil Mad Scientist just outdid himself with the Mega Menorah 9000. Show More Summary