This weekend is the 30th anniversary of Spaceballs, Mel Brooks (somewhat) beloved Star Wars spoof. Brooks might've set out to imitate and satirise George Lucas' iconic work, but that doesn't mean everyone else did their research. More »
Just because each of the entries in the new Star Wars trilogy are being made by a separate director, it doesn’t mean that they’re making each film on an island of their own ideas, and their ideas alone. Certainly you’re probably thinking that Lucasfilm has its say, and you would be right, but what about the directors […]
The 15.5 Holy Hell Moments From 'Amer... Wednesday strikes first. Easter takes back Spring. This means war! Submitted by: Mike Glazer Regular Keywords: american gods god easter sunday war blood wednesday jesus christ bilquis starz emmy...Show More Summary
Oscar winner Reese Witherspoon has another comedy coming up. The last two comedies she starred in, Hot Pursuit and This Means War, weren’t embraced as warmly as Sweet Home Alabama or Legally Blonde, but her next film, Home Again, which is Hallie Meyers-Shyer‘s directorial debut, looks more grounded than her last two comedies. Show More Summary
Just because it’s summer doesn’t mean we can’t exercise our noodles! This week, we thought it’d be fun to start off a series of history quizzes! The first will center on the Revolutionary War and the country’s founding. Study up on the United States’ beginnings, and stop by Wednesday night for a fun quiz. Here […]
This week marks 50 years since Israel captured the West Bank and the Gaza Strip in the June War, which cost thousands of lives and catapulted the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to center stage in the region. When reflecting on this anniversary, many will rightly focus on how little has changed since 1967. However, recent failures to […]
Warner Bros. is unveiling a new trailer that explains some of the story behind Middle-earth: Shadow of War. And this one will get fans of the J.R.R. Tolkien world wagging their tongues about what it means. The publisher is torturing us with the slow release of details, but the story is one of the big things […]
THIS MEANS WAR: After three jihadist attacks in as many months, the United Kingdom is facing a protracted insurgency—not mere terrorism. Britons trying to remain optimistic note that they survived and eventually defeated Irish nationalist terrorism not all that long ago. But this is a flawed analogy. In the first place, at any given time […]
TUNISIA’S WAR ON CORRUPTION: Endemic governmental corruption sparked Tunisia’s Arab Spring revolt. Prime Minister Youssef Chahed says he means to end it. He’s right when he says “…Even social protests are exploited by this system (of corruption), and terrorists also benefit from it.” Stay tuned.
A Memorial Day Message from Will Attig, Iraq War Veteran and Union Veterans Council Executive Director Will Attig As we prepare for the Memorial Day weekend, I want everyone to take a second to reflect on what this holiday means to you. Show More Summary
Following are just a few bits of evidence supporting the assertion in the title above. This all applies throughout the Western World, but especially in the Land I love, the USA. 1. The word "war" no longer means war. Instead, it means "leading the world", or "fighting terrorism", or "protecting our allies", or "spreading democracy", etc. Show More Summary
Apes producer Peter Chernin said that he saw Caesar as being on a collision course with humanity, and that would reach a satisfying conclusion in War. But Chernin, in the conversation, told me that this doesn't mean the end of the Apes franchise.
Spoilers are such a serious business in movie making that actors can even have their salaries cut if they end up revealing things. Sometimes, this means having to lie to your own family so they don't even know you're making the movie at all.
The U.S. has recorded a trade deficit in every year since 1975. This is not surprising — America spends more than it saves. So, it must run a trade deficit, and this deficit is financed by means of a virtually unlimited U.S. line of credit with the rest of the world. Show More Summary
You know, despite the fact that Liam Gallagher’s new solo album, As You Were, will be coming soon, and the release of his first solo single “Not For Sale” scheduled for imminent release (and by this, I mean he’s been saying it will be coming out soon for a bit less than two months), he […] The post Liam Gallagher declares war on Gorillaz. appeared first on Anglotopia.net.
By Andrew Roth and Kareem Fahim MOSCOW — A memorandum signed by Russia, Iran and Turkey this week is the latest in a string of cease-fire proposals over the six years of conflict in Syria. On Friday, Russia announced that the plan was set to take effect at midnight. Here is a look at what […]
I DOUBT WHETHER THE FRENCH ACTUALLY SEE IT THIS WAY: French presidential election becomes Trump vs. Obama proxy war. What does one endorsement video actually mean in an election where Obama’s preferred candidate already enjoys a 20-point lead over his rival?
The term “midwife” literally means “with women,” and as I sit here watching what many are calling a “War On Women” unfold in the US, this concept of sisterhood is becoming more significant than ever. As Trump essentially marks womanhood...Show More Summary
Eagle-eyed calendar watchers and sci-fi fans alike will certainly be aware that today, May 4th, is Star Wars Day. On one hand, this means hearing May the Fourth be with you for the umpteenth time, until you're sick of Luke, Leia, and all their Jedi associates. However, this isn't merely a day for awful puns
There may never be peace in this prank war. Ellen DeGeneres shocked “Today” host Matt Lauer ? and we mean SHOCKED ? when a man in a dress burst out of a box as they conversed on her show Thursday. “No!” Lauer said as he tried to compose himself. Show More Summary