INDEPENDENT CINEMAS IN THE US TO SHOW 1984 AS TRUMP PROTEST “Orwell’s novel begins with the sentence, ‘It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen,'” reads a statment on the project’s website. “Less than one month into the new presidential administration, theater owners collectively believe the clock is already striking thirteen. […]
After 30 days in office President Trump has done one thing for sure: He’s polarized American voters more than any US chief executive of the last 30 years. Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents loathe his performance, per approval polls. This is a reminder that most of the people who put Trump in office are content to wait and see how his policies develop.
"In a career spanning five decades, thousands of reviews and dozens of books, Schickel chronicled Hollywood’s changing landscape, from the days when studios reigned with stars such as Katharine Hepburn to the rise of independent directors who summoned a new wave of realism that distilled the yearnings of a turbulent nation. A reviewer for Time […]
I call it the Rise of the Wayward Woman. I call it time to embrace your phenomenal self, as a woman, in the 21st century. In a keynote given at the Women in the Pet Industry Network last year, I focused on the power of women to day to rise up; to take charge; to shed the Goody Two Shoes cloak they had wrapped themselves in, so many years ago. Show More Summary
Does anyone else have trouble tracking federal holidays after retiring? Sure, I have no problem with Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day and the other big ones. But today, Presidents' Day, regularly escapes me. One consequence is that I told at least...
Manchester United now keen on Toni Kroos Never mind that the January transfer window only closed 19 days ago, it is easy to tell from the Sunday papers that the major clubs are already planning for next summer. Miguel Delaney of the Independent was one the first journalists to claim that Manchester United had agreed […]
I'm sure the Washington Post is ruing the day that one of their retarded interns suggested weaponizing the term 'fake news' as a way to discredit independent media. Clearly, they were unaware of the long lasting ramifications -- as they...Show More Summary
"If you really love film, then join us to recognize, celebrate and support film screenings in independent theaters everywhere." Yes! This is awesome news. Alamo Drafthouse has partnered with Kodak to launch the first ever "Reel FilmShow More Summary
In front of a massive crowd of local media STREETWISE MANAGEMENT and ERROL HAWK SPORTS held a press conference today for the March 11 boxing extravaganza in celebration of Ghana’s 60th Independent Anniversary at the newly built Bukom Boxing Arena in the capital city of Accra. Show More Summary
Liam Hemsworth hit the waves again today! The 27-year-old Independence Day: Resurgence actor showed off his wetsuit-clad physique while surfing on Thursday (February 16) in Malibu, Calif. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Liam Hemsworth Head to our gallery to see a photo of Liam wiping out on the water! ICYMI, check out the [...]
Growing up in the 1990s, there certainly wasn’t a lack of big budget tentpole films. We had movies like Jurassic Park, Terminator 2, Independence Day, Men in Black, The Matrix, and many other classics. Though while we may have had our fair share of blockbusters, they don’t compare to what we have today — in quantity or scale. Show More Summary
“31 Days to Financial Independence” is an ongoing series that appears every Thursday on The Simple Dollar. You might want to start this series from the beginning! Last time, we examined insurance options along with some strategies for maximizing the value one gets out of their insurance. Show More Summary
In celebration of Ghana’s 60th Independent Anniversary, Streetwise Promotions in association with Errol Hawks Sports Management present three WBC International Title fights on Saturday, March 11 at the newly built Bukom Boxing Arena in the capital city of Ghana. Show More Summary
First things first, I would like to say Happy Valentine’s Day to all the couples out there. For those of you who don’t have a significant other in your life, Happy Independence Day! Valentine’s Day is certainly a celebration that we are very fond of. What started as a fertility celebration in Ancient Rome, now... Read More at The 25 Most Creative Valentine’s Day Ads Design
Anna Biller’s The Love Witch is not Hallmark material. Engrossing though the acclaimed 2016 independent sex-horror film may be, it doesn’t not exactly sound like an ideal date movie: It’s the story of an abuse survivor who turns to witchcraft in an attempt to find true love, but who’s so ... More »
JAKARTA, Indonesia — On a blisteringly hot day a few months ago, I joined a crowd of worshipers at Jakarta’s Istiqlal Mosque, the largest mosque in Southeast Asia, seating about 200,000. After Indonesia secured its independence from the Netherlands in 1949, the looming modernist building was envisioned as a monument to the country's extraordinary religious diversity: […]
When it comes to finding press to promote their music, many artists look to music press giants like Pitchfork or Rolling Stone, but these publications are unlikely to bother even giving you the time of day, whereas smaller independent blogs usually have a little more attention to spare, and can...
A blind man’s faith and family keep him happy and content. One day the tumor that’s been causing his vision loss miraculously shrinks. But his newfound independence and confidence opens up his world in both good and bad ways.
The trial of Artur Mas, former president of Spain's Catalonia region, over a non-binding independence vote in 2014 ended Friday after a day of heated courtroom exchanges. Prosecutor Emilio Sanchez accused Mas, president of Spain's wealthy,...Show More Summary
“31 Days to Financial Independence” is an ongoing series that appears every Thursday on The Simple Dollar. You might want to start this series from the beginning! Last time, we finished up our examination of investing and saving for specific goals with a broader look at saving for smaller goals, such as a car or a house down payment. Show More Summary