Category Archives: Pop Culture

IKEA takes on ‘The Shining’

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10 Year Ago Today Jon Stewart Attacked CNN (or the media) On Their Turf

I only planned on watching a few minutes but got caught up watching the whole thing because of the comfortableness.

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Ex-VP Alben Barkley’s poignant final words and fatal collapse while giving speech

Alben W. Barkley was the senior senator from Kentucky who later became Truman’s VP.  When Truman decided not to run again, he successfully ran and became the junior senator of Kentucky. It’s not often the entire public gets to hear the … Continue reading

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McDonald’s hires a former Mythbuster to prove they use nothing but pure beef

“Pink slime”? Worm meat? Fillers? You’ve been talking about McDonald’s beef so we’ve opened the doors to Cargill, one of our U.S. beef suppliers. Follow Grant Imahara as he gets answers about the beef we use for your burgers.

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Glen Campbell shares poignant last music video “I’m Not Gonna Miss You

Glen Campbell has shared the video for “I’m Not Gonna Miss You,” a track that the country music great previously revealed will be the final song he ever records as he battles Alzheimer’s Disease. The ballad’s devastating lyrics detail Campbell’s … Continue reading

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Almost as many musical guests as ‘We Are The World”

To celebrate the launch of BBC Music we’ve remade The Beach Boys’ masterpiece ‘God Only Knows with the help of a few friends…

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US Postal Service Unveils Limited Edition ‘Batman’ Stamps

This one stood out. Article

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Succumbing to blogmanity

Since this video about the effects of social networking seems to be on every other blog out there, I thought I’d post it as well.  

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Whenever I hear about a man beating a woman . . .

I always think of this scene. Context: Major Payne, a hardened Marine and a Vietnam War vet, is forced to leave the military and is trying to find a job in the civilian world.  He’s having a hard time adjusting.

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Movie Trailer – Exodus: Gods and Kings starring Christian Bale as Moses

Exodus: Gods and Kings | Official Trailer: Watch the exclusive new trailer for Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods and Kings starring Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, John Turturro, Aaron Paul, Ben Mendelsohn, Sigourney Weaver and Ben Kingsley.  

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“Scar, help me brother!”

 

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The makeup artist who has seen it all

Riccie Johnson, CBS makeup artist for 62 years, has powdered all the greats — The Beatles, Sinatra, and U.S. presidents. And she’s still at it. Sinatra warned her not to mess up his toupee. McCartney actually remembered her from ‘The … Continue reading

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