Perry Farrell started Lollapalooza in 1991 as a farewell tour for his Jane’s Addiction, but in the years since, it’s turned into one of the biggest and longest-running music festivals around. The fest is celebrating its 25th anniversary next week with Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers, LCD Soundsystem, and J. Cole headlining, and a number […]
The trailer for King Arthur: Legend of the Sword boasts all of the director's charms.
Warner Bros. had a pretty big setup at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con and used it to premiere the very first official trailer for next year’s new Wonder Woman movie. The trailer turned out great and makes for a fantastic first introduction to the character on the big screen. You can look forward for Wonder […]
By AMANDA VINCENT Kyle Busch claimed his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole of 2016 but his first at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday by turning in a 48l.745-second/184.634 mph lap in the third of three rounds of qualifying for Sunday’s Combat Wounded Coalition 400 at the Brickyard, more commonly known as the Brickyard 400. [...]
“When the going gets weird,” Gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson once said, “the weird turn pro,” and no one has shown over time greater aptitude at professional weirdness than “Weird Al” Yankovic. The Lynwood-reared pop music parodist par excellence reached yet another milestone in his astonishingly...
In a shocking, albeit unsurprising, turn of events, it has been announced that The Vampire Diaries will say farewell after its upcoming eighth season. As reported by Deadline, co-creator Julie Plec shared the news with disheartened fans...Show More Summary
'90s TV game show turned into a new full-length movie.
After writing Training Day and directing films like the police procedurals End Of Watch and Harsh Times, and then the Brad Pitt World War II tank drama Fury, David Ayer has taken a decided turn toward anarchy with Suicide Squad. Rather...Show More Summary
With 25% of companies reporting Q2 earnings to date, 68% have reported deeply adjusted, non-GAAP earnings above consensus while 57% have reported sales above the mean estimate. Keep in mind that coming into the earnings session, most sellside research had deeply slashed their EPS expectations, especially as we got closer. Show More Summary
“When is it plagiarism, when is it homage? Especially in creative writing, I get tripped up on this distinction. A trick for writer’s block: write an imitation, steal moves, learn by mimicry. For my own poem-writing, I turn to other texts all the time. I pull language, take a word I like, sometimes fragments of […] The post The Writer’s Mimicry appeared first on The Millions.
After going from a title shot against pound-for-pound kingpin Demetrious Johnson at UFC 201 to a preliminary-card fight against UFC newcomer Hector Sandoval, Brazilian flyweight Wilson Reis hasn’t given up on reaching 125-pound gold.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC
The biggest names in comics and showbiz turned out to honor the year's best work and have a little fun at the annual Will Eisner Awards at San Diego Comic-Con.
Knockouts are normally quick, brutal affairs that fight fans miss if they turn their heads for a second. That’s not what happened on Friday night at Glory 32 when Zinedine Hameur-Lain knocked out Warren Thompson just 17 seconds into the first round. Thompson takes a right hook on the chin and falls to the ground slower than most KOs you’ll ever see. Show More Summary
Take a deep breath before you realize that Sonic the Hedgehog turns 25 years old this year, and then let out a sigh of content when you see the cute Honda Civic adorned in a Sonic scheme for the San Diego Comic-Con. With Sonic on the back, it looks ready as ever to rev up and go for some golden rings. Read more...
When things get a little rough, some of your fellow travelers may question your intentions. Others may turn back. Some may even try to throw you off course. The people who are more preoccupied with your quest than their own are meant to get left behind.
Been tossing and turning lately? Not getting enough time in dreamland can lead to weight gain, weaken the immune system, and make you feel foggy the next day. If you're constantly having trouble falling asleep or staying asleep, avoid doing these six things before hitting the hay.
In “Chapter Four,” Stranger Things seems to be putting its pieces together as neatly as Nancy puts together Jonathan’s last photo of Barb, taping torn fragments so their edges almost line up. Nancy knows at least one other person has seen the faceless thing that came after her. Show More Summary
KTLA's Wendy Burch may not have thought much of her shark attack assignment, but it turned out to be a huge scoop (of hunk). Sharks may not be a big threat on the beach, but reporters should beware glistening topless men with Australian accents. Show More Summary
It’s been a hot and steamy week — politically, artistically and climatologically. Which means there has been no shortage of hot culture writing to go with it. I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer for the Los Angeles Times, and this is your guide to the week’s top culture stories: The architecture...