Kevin Slaten from China Labour Watch wrote on China File on the situation of labour exploitation in China – the fact that industrial safety and workers’ lives were taken for granted for economic growth which reflects in a notorious local Kunshan government's appeal to foreign investors: “The Kunshan people welcome...
EXCLUSIVE: Warner Bros seems determined to turn Jada Pinkett Smith into a night club owning magnate. She is already the linchpin of WB's DC Comics series origin tale Gotham playing an imposing hotheaded and notoriously sadistic gangster...Show More Summary
When the Roman Emperor Tiberius had to choose a successor, he actually chose two: His grandson Gemellus and the notorious Caligula. History books tell us that Tiberius was being shrewd: He knew he was widely despised as a ruler, andShow More Summary
John Travolta has certainly made a good handful of stinkers over the years, but many would probably agree that his most notorious flop was the 2000 blockbuster sci-fi movie Battlefield Earth. Based on the novel by L. Ron Hubbard andShow More Summary
More than maybe any other filmmaker, Terry Gilliam's legacy is as made up of his failed projects as his successes. Still in the former column is the notorious The Man Who Killed Don Quixote. But when we sat down with Gilliam over his...Show More Summary
This week marks 20 long years since Christopher George Latore Wallace, better known to the world as The Notorious B.I.G., released Ready To Die – an album still considered by many to be one of the greatest hip-hop records ever made. … Biggie’s 10 Greatest Fashion Moments: What Died & What Lived On is a post by Alexander Gwilliam on Highsnobiety.
Parks and Recreation's Aubrey Plaza is the voice of Grumpy Cat. That's right, the girl who plays the notoriously grumpy April Ludgate is about to play the notoriously grumpy-faced, stubby-legged cat in Lifetime's upcoming movie, Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever. Show More Summary
With Teen Mom 2 Season 5 drawing to a close in the coming weeks, speculation has already started swirling around a potential Teen Mom 2 Season 6. MTV is notoriously mum on these things. It took more than a year's time for Teen Mom 2Show More Summary
By BuyTheDip SellTheRip: Overview inTest Corporation (INTT) designs and manufactures capital equipment for semiconductor manufacturers, a notoriously cyclical and "feast or famine" industry where demand can materialize or dissipate very quickly (capital equipment producers benefit when chip volumes grow and capacity tightens). Show More Summary
Child stabbing or no, some Wisconsin merchants are selling "Slenderman" costumes despite the notorious stabbing of 12-year-old girl allegedly committed by friends who were obsessed with the made-up ghoul.
Dozens of police chiefs meeting in Chicago this week said a notorious fatal police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri in August had been a defining moment for law enforcement and pledged greater transparency over such incidents. Speaking to Reuters in a group interview, the heads of police of Dallas,...
By Fiona Ortiz CHICAGO (Reuters) - Dozens of police chiefs meeting in Chicago this week said a notorious fatal police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri in August had been a defining moment for law enforcement and pledged greater transparency over such incidents. Show More Summary
On paper, it might suggest a bad sitcom: two notorious hams--John Lithgow and Alfred Molina--as longtime lovers confronting the innumerable challenges of aging. On the screen, under the direction of the exceptionally talented Ira Sachs,...Show More Summary
Low-brow director Ed Wood is best known for his films like Glen or Glenda, Bride of the Monster, and, most notoriously, Plan 9 from Outer Space. But he also wrote prose fiction, including a tale of Egyptian archaeological horror written from the mummy's point of view. Read more...
Steve Jobs died almost three years ago, leaving Apple's then-COO, notoriously private Tim Cook, in charge of the corporation. Three years later, according to a new profile of Cook in Bloomberg, Jobs's office has become frozen in time, a mosquito suspended in amber:
Things are not looking so good for Ariana Grande! Multiple reports of the singer's terrible attitude have surfaced and it seems as if people are definitely thinking twice about working with the tiny starlet. It all started out with a huffy meet and greet with a fan. Then Giuliana Rancic added a bit of fuel to the flames by revealing Ari wanting to [...]
It’s been imitated and remade, but never equaled. Tobe Hooper’s The Texas Chain Saw Massacre rose from a notorious 1974 sleeper sensation to rank as one of the greatest horror films ever made. Now, to mark the film’s 40th anniversary, Dark Sky Films is presenting the digitally re-mastered masterpiece on Blu-ray for the first time […]
American business had at one time been notorious for its structures and fences, often the fodder and theme for television shows, media and entertainment. Employees and teams followed suit. We logged in, punched the clock, stayed within the lines, as we did our jobs. Show More Summary
There’s something about Rome that can push you back into the closet. Sure, the ancients were known for a little man-on-man canoodling: One of their most celebrated emperors, Hadrian — a notorious daddy-bear type — created an entire cult around his famously beautiful companion, Antonius, who died at the tender... More »
The ridesharing startup is looking to tackle L.A.'s notoriously awful traffic. Los Angeles has a nasty reputation as the most traffic-congested city in North America. Getting from one side of town to another in rush hour is basically a prison sentence in your car. Read Full Story