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YA Novel ‘Wicked Lovely’ Gains Movie Momentum

The movie adaptation of the Melissa Marr novel Wicked Lovely has conjured up a second wind. Originally set up at Universal by Wild West Picture Show Productions, the project is now freed up and WWPSP has brought in indie production house Pukeko Pictures to produce and oversee special effects, and Weta Workshop for design and physical effects. Show More Summary

Bone Gulch is a Wild West online sandbox with a Kickstarter campaign

Four years ago I was deep in the throes of Red Dead Redemption's lovely, lusty Old West. I wondered why a sprawling, frontier-based MMO wasn't yet a thing, and sadly I'm still wondering. Indie company Nesoi Tech apparently shares my affinity for the genre, judging by its new Bone Gulch Kickstarter project. Show More Summary

IN THE MAIL: From Eric Flint & Charles E. Gannon, 1636: Commander Cantrell in the West Indies (The…

IN THE MAIL: From Eric Flint & Charles E. Gannon, 1636: Commander Cantrell in the West Indies (The Ring of Fire). Plus, today only at Amazon, Bosch 120-Volt 33-Piece Oscillating Tool Kit, $119.00 (67% off). And, also today only: Up to 63% Off Select Rubbermaid Commercial Products.

Ebiri on The Sacrament: This Should Be Ti West’s Final Horror Movie

Full disclosure: While director Ti West has become something of a brand name in the indie horror world over the last few years with movies like The House of the Devil and The Innkeepers, I haven’t liked a single film of his. For all their retro ornamentation, they’ve felt singularly... More »

Passengers Win Court Battle Against British Airways After Changing Airports in London to Fly to the Wrong Grenada

British Airways booked a husband and wife from Washington DC via London to Granada, West Indies instead of Granada, Spain. They claimed their confirmation didn’t give airport codes or countries, and just said ‘Grenada’. They discovered the mixup when they boarded the flight from London back to the Caribbean. Show More Summary

West Indies vs New Zealand Live Streaming Cricket Online

West Indies vs New Zealand 3 Tests, 2 T20 Live Stream Ball by Ball Updates New Zealand Tour Of West Indies, 2014 Cricket Watch West Indies vs New Zealand Live Streaming here. The New Zealand cricket team will be going on a tour of West Indies in the fag end of May 2014 for a three-test and […]

Trinidad & Tobago: Did Narine Choose Kolkata Over West Indies?

The West Indies Cricket Board has not picked off-spin bowler Sunil Narine to play in the upcoming test matches against New Zealand because they think he chose club over country.

A million and one

2 months agoArts : Parterre Box

La Cieca hears that Renée Fleming is currently in preproduction for her latest effort, "an "indie music video set in the wild west."

Pioneering University HIV/AIDS researcher sacked over accurate but politically incorrect court testimony

University of West Indies Dr. Brendan Bain, a pioneer in fighting HIV/AIDS, lost his research position after submitting expert report in Belize case regarding HIV/AIDS transmission among gay men.

University fires AIDS expert for testifying homosexuality is bad for public health

by Kirsten Andersen KINGSTON, Jamaica, May 22, 2014 ( – A world-famous expert on AIDS has been fired from his job at the University of the West Indies after telling court officials in Belize that homosexual behavior is a threat to public health. Professor Brendan Bain, who until now served as director…

Were Jamaican Professor's Statements Supportive of Anti-Homosexuality Laws?

Esteemed medical professor Brendan Bain was sacked from the University of the West Indies over court testimony in which he suggested that homosexuality can be a danger to public health.

Top Medical Professor Brendan Bain Fired for Testifying That Men Sleeping With Men Is a Danger to Public Health; Protest Erupts

Professor Brendan Bain, one of the Caribbean's pioneers in clinical infectious disease practice and a leading medical authority on the HIV epidemic in the region, was fired by the University of the West Indies this week for testifying that men sleeping with men is a danger to individual and public health.

What to Eat at Miss Lily’s 7A Cafe, Now Open in the East Village

Jerk chicken, pork, and shrimp with rice and peas, charred pineapple slaw, sweet plantains, and mango chutney. A second location of Miss Lily's has opened in the former 7A space, with an outpost of Melvin's Juice Box and a West Indian-record-store-themed gallery and boutique. Show More Summary

Ultramantis Black – “West Siberian Plain”

3 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

In Chikara, the great Pennsylvania-based indie pro-wrestling federation, the masked wrestler Ultramantis Black plays a devious world-conquering insect supervillain who’s somehow, over the years, become an underdog fan favorite. He’s awesome, and his Spectral Envoy team’s victory in the 2012 King Of Trios tournament was the climax of one of my favorite wrestling storylines in [...]

David West’s Big Night Leads Pacers Over Wizards (VIDEO)

Indy's power forward dropped 29 points The post David West’s Big Night Leads Pacers Over Wizards (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

West Indies Cricket Gets a New Leader, But What About the Board?

The West Indies cricket team has a new captain, turning online attention not to the players so much as to the modus operandi of the West Indies Cricket Board.

Birding at the Tip of Florida: A Bit of Everything

3 months agoHobbies / Birding : 10,000 Birds

Caribbean dry forests with trees such as Gumbo Limbo, Pigeon-Plum, and West Indies Mahogany; remote breeding colonies of Sooty Terns,...

European Eel Expedition 2014: First phase successfully completed

Denmark's largest marine research vessel has spent three weeks exploring and gathering samples in the spawning grounds of the European eel in the Sargasso Sea, between Bermuda and the West Indies. The first phase of the Danish Eel Expedition 2014 has been successfully completed. Show More Summary

Engineering Institute hosts Internet Governance forum at UWI St Augustine

EVENTS - Regional technology experts will share their insights on global Internet Governance issues, from a Caribbean perspective, at an upcoming forum hosted by The University of the West Indies (UWI). Internet governance deals with the development of shared principles, policies and programmes that shape the use and evolution of the Internet.   “In the […]

Lazy Days In The West Indies

OK Aggie, let’s see (peruses menu) I’ll go with the Grilled Mahi Mahi, and my wife will have the Lobster Stuffed Plantains..and, oh, let’s have an order of those Kittehs. To go home with us, please!” “Located in the north of Grenada, West Indies, one of our favourite restaurants is Aggie’s Restaurant, on Bathway Beach. […]

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