On the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday, Rep. John Conyers openly praised the burglars who broke into the FBI office in 1971 to expose J. Edgar Hoover's COINTELPRO domestic spying program. Read the rest
By Edgar Perez: When you hear word coming out of someone’s camp about one guy knocking out all his sparring partners, that’s called propaganda. Sparring partners that cannot stand up to boxer in training [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
For a few moments last year, Adam McKay almost directed Ant-Man. At least, that’s how the situation seemed to be developing. After Edgar Wright left the project, star Paul Rudd called his friend McKay to work on the film. The pair worked together on the script and McKay was considered to helm the project, too. Show More Summary
This is pretty cool: Aaron Gordon went digging in Communist sportswriter Lester Rodney's FBI file and found J. Edgar Hoover sounding for all the world like a bad internet commenter. [Vice] Read more...
Lester Rodney dared to write about sports from a communist perspective during the red scare. This got him the ire of none other than J. Edgar Hoover.
Ellen DeGeneres strode onto the stage first. “Pizza’s here!” she said. Behind her followed a stunned delivery guy named Edgar, holding three boxes of the finest pie Big Mama’s & Papa’s Pizzeria has on offer. “Hello,” Edgar said to Hollywood’s assembled royalty. Show More Summary
Nearly 140 inmates, including Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman and Edgar "La Barbie" Valdez Villarreal, complain of dirty cells, spoiled food and filthy conjugal rooms at Mexico's maximum security prison.
Strong words, soft animals. They may be tiny, they may be fluffy, they may have been rescued from all over Australia, but one thing the assorted baby buddies (and bunnies) of Edgar's Mission are not unsure of is their supreme cuteness. Show More Summary
The first in a series of new columns on "NYC's Restaurant Row" New York City restaurants are by and large known for their setting to conduct business. At the Four Seasons, you can see David Boies at the bar or Edgar Bronfman Jr. entertaining business associates. Show More Summary
As previously reported by Fightnews.com, WBC flyweight champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (42-0, 36 KOs) will be defending his title at the Forum in Inglewood, California on May 16, against former world champion Edgar Sosa (51-8, 30 KOs). Of course, the … Continue reading ? The post New Chocolatito, Sosa Quotes appeared first on Boxing News.
If there’s any movie that’s in danger of breaking Marvel’s streak of quality films, it’s Ant-Man. The film’s pre-production was riddled with problems. Ant-Man was in development for several years from director Edgar Wright, who’s best known for films like Shaun Of the Dead and Hot Fuzz. Show More Summary
You can now download Marcus Sakey's Brilliance for only 1.99$ here.Here's the blurb:A 2013 Edgar Award Nominee for Best Paperback Original.In Wyoming, a little girl reads people’s darkest secrets by the way they fold their arms. In New York, a man sensing patterns in the stock market racks up $300 billion. Show More Summary
It’s hard arguing that Virgil Edgar doesn’t have a sense of humor. According to an Associated Press report published by KSL.com, police arrested the 30-year-old man earlier this week after he allegedly pulled a knife on someone in a grocery store in Bountiful, Utah. Show More Summary
With this weeks episode of Spaced I saw two more Edgar Wright-isms introduced in the early stages of his career. First, there was his love of people jumping out of windows and out of scene, which would of course come back in Scott Pilgrim vs The World and The Worlds End. Show More Summary
When he’s not collaborating with Edgar Wright, beaming up James Kirk, or nearly fumbling missions with Ethan Hunt, Simon Pegg can apparently make for a pretty convincing romantic lead. At least that’s what the new Man Up trailer wants to believe, in which he plays a man who catches the eye of unlucky-in-love Lake Bell. Show More Summary
With guys like THIS little maniac around- how could a guy EVER get any work done? (WAIT. Unless….PLAYING WITH THEM IS THE WORK.) In that case, sign me up Pam A.! Oh, but we’re not DONE with Edgar’s, nooooooo. HOW ‘BOUT SOME PIGSTERS? Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: bebeh goatsters, Edgar's Mission FOUR-PACK, hoofsters, noms
Part of what made Edgar Wright’s The World’s End so refreshing was the way that it feinted at being a certain tired sort of movie before suddenly making a wild leap in another direction. Growing Up And Other Lies, an American indie written...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: The Zero Dark Thirty actor will be joining Matthew McConaughey in Black Bear Pictures' upcoming mining drama. In the Stephen Gaghan helmed Gold, Ramirez will portray the role of Michael Acosta opposite the Oscar winner’s role of Walsh. Show More Summary
Michael from Muckrock sez, "Few American officials could even come close to the legendary paranoia of J. Edgar Hoover, but that didn't stop the notorious FBI chief from striking up a close friendship with Samuel Dickstein, House Committee on Un-American Activities founder, Supreme Court Justice -- and suspected Russian spy." Read the rest
Throughout his career in mixed martial arts, Frankie Edgar has been a difficult fighter to categorize. The undersized fighter with an oversized heart was a common descriptor in his days in the lightweight division as The Answer played the role of perennial underdog even in fights where championship gold was on his side of the equation. Show More Summary