The hard truth of the film industry is that as prices go up, attendance drops. This puts movies like World War Z in a fairly tough place: It has cost, depending on who you ask, anywhere from $200 to a whopping $400 million. The studio is trying to manage bad buzz and get butts in seats by any means necessary.
A classic case of city bureaucracy may stymie Bridgewater Associates' plan to relocate to a new $750 million headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut. The world's largest hedge fund is planning a move from its Westport home to an 850,000-square-foot...Show More Summary
Mike Wallace’s contract with the Miami Dolphins is worth $60 million and includes $30 million guaranteed but according to his father he turned down a more lucrative offer, Jim Corbett of USA Today reports. His father Mike Wallace III said his son turned down a $76 million offer from the Minnesota Vikings. “I know this: [...]
A human. An android. Will they be friends? Foes? Who knows? My first thought after seeing this image from the official Super Smash Bros.: “A million slashfic stories start here.” Read more...
Movies: A new Man of Steel clip that debuted on Ellen gives fans their first good look at an interaction between Lois Lane (Amy Adams) and her boss Perry White (Laurence Fishburne). [ScreenCrush]... Read m| Linking Blogs | Comments
After signing Albert Pujols to a $240 million mega contract in 2012, the Los Angeles Angels expected big things. What resulted was widely considered a disappointment—the Angels finished third in the AL West and missed the playoffs. Angels GM Jerry Dipoto went back to work, looking to free agency with the hopes of improving the roster. Show More Summary
The California Lottery reported two tickets sold with five of the six required numbers to win Saturday night’s mega jackpot. While the two tickets aren’t worth the massive grand prize of $600 million, owners can still rake in a pretty penny. The winning California lottery tickets were sold at 7-Elevens in Taft and San Jose. [...]Show More Summary
The Mega Millions jackpot was hit on Friday night, with a cool $190 million prize being split between a ticket in New Jersey and another one in Virginia. If you whiffed, you’ve got a chance for a much bigger win tonight in the drawing for the record-breaking $600 million Powerball jackpot. The winning Mega Millions [...]Show More Summary
ZUMAPress.com Here we go again: Saturday night's Powerball drawing could win somebody $550 million or more, the third-largest lottery jackpot ever. And before that, Friday's Mega Millions lottery will offer a shot at a not-too-shabby prize of at least $190 million. Show More Summary
I wanted to find a means of estimating the cost of a one million mega watt (Mgw) wind generator and compare that to the cost of one million Mgw of nuclear generation capacity.
Your chances of winning a big lottery jackpot like the Mega Millions are somewhere around 1 in 135 million. But what are your odds of winning if you get ALL THE LOTTERY TICKETS because you stole them when you rammed your car into a convenience store? Read more...
Lottery fever is spreading across the nation as both the Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots reach eye-popping numbers. Since no one won the jackpot in Tuesday’s Mega Million drawing, the pot has swelled to $154 million — or a $115.2 million cash prize. The jackpot...
Titled “Share a smile Arsenal style,” Arsenal are smiling, and smiling big. After signing their mega £150 million, 5 year Puma sponsorship, the Gunner’s put out a group of goofy football lingo Emirates ad’s. Each ad features a different Arsenal player, and a funny translation to the meaning behind their football lingo titles. The ad’s starred [...]
The Powerball jackpot in Wednesday’s lottery drawing has rolled over to a mighty $222m, sparking a ticket-buying frenzy. Almost as impressively, the Mega Millions jackpot has hit $139 million. When the Wednesday, May 8 drawing is done, the winner of the Powerball jackpot will be permitted to take a $144.5 million cash prize. The Mega [...]Show More Summary
This guy used to give Michael Jordan PROBLEMS on the court! Via Realtor Add M____ R_______ to the list of athletes who go hard in the pool department (see: Gilbert Arenas, Keenan McCardell, Warren Sapp, Hines Ward). The legendary Sacramento
The mighty Mega Man did charm the senses when he ruled consoles across Japan for a dominating period. In fact the 1987 franchise sold twenty-nine million copies worldwide by 2011. Now, its time passed and what we must raise our …. Mega Man Nintendo 3DS and 3DS XL cases celebrate 25 explosive years is a post from.
Kim Dotcom’s Mega file-sharing site could get a mega boost with the launch of its mobile apps. New Zealand’s Stuff reports that Mega chief executive Vikram Kumar “expects the number of people using Dotcom’s new Mega online file storage...Show More Summary
Las Vegas' next big venture isn't a multi-million dollar casino or even a gimmicky 500-item buffet or wacky wedding chapel, it's a mega bowling facility constructed specifically for championship events. The Associated Press is reporting...Show More Summary
Shaun "English Shaun" Attwood during his drug-dealing, rave-organizing, feather boa-wearing days. Think of drug lords in America and it's likely that you'll think of emotionally erratic men with harems of coked-up mega babes on big yachts in Miami. Show More Summary