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Justice League: Fans Angry At Joss Whedon For Liking Tweets Bashing Steppenwolf Justice League: Fans Angry At Joss Whedon For Liking Tweets Bashing Steppenwolf
- November 16, 2017

Today, we may have our answer. Though it's been removed from his account already, DC fans noticed that Whedon had liked a Tweet from writer Joanna Robinson that criticized the film. Co-star Ray Fisher indicated that the reshoots were " brief, if anything ". Since then, the debate has raged (this is the internet, after all) over how much influence Whedon's reshoots would have on the final project, and with the film arriving in theaters this week, producer Charles Roven has revealed new ... (more...)
James Franco May Be Joining The X-Men Universe As Multiple Man James Franco May Be Joining The X-Men Universe As Multiple Man
- November 16, 2017

Fox has scheduled three movies in its expanding "X-Men" universe for 2018, with " New Mutants " slated to open on April 13, " Deadpool 2 " on June 1, and "X-Men: Dark Phoenix" on November 2. Kinberg directed, scripted and produces X-Men: Dark Phoenix. He's also written for two different Marvel video games, while his TV credits include episodes of The O.C. (more...)
Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' sells for all-time auction record $450M Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' sells for all-time auction record $450M
- November 16, 2017

A 500-year-old painting of Jesus Christ believed to have been painted by Leonardo da Vinci was sold in a NY auction for a record-breaking $450 million. The 26-inch-tall painting has an intriguing history. The painting first reappeared at a 1958 auction, where it only sold for $59 after it was dismissed as a copy. (more...)
Trailer released for movie partially filmed in Little Falls Trailer released for movie partially filmed in Little Falls
- November 16, 2017

Until now, all's been pretty quiet on the plot for A Quiet Place , but this intriguing new teaser trailer provides some high-volume clues. The family goes to great lengths to avoid making any noise; they don't wear shoes, step in pre-determined spaces on the floor, play board games with fabric pieces, and use sign language to communicate with one another. (more...)
Amish gene can make them live 10 years longer and avoid diabetes Amish gene can make them live 10 years longer and avoid diabetes
- November 16, 2017

Northwestern Medicine researchers have discovered a genetic mutation in an Old Order Amish extended family in Berne, Indiana offering protective benefit against biological aging . In the study, carriers of the mutation recorded nearly 30 percent lower levels of fasting insulin and had complete protection against diabetes. "This is the only kindred on the planet that has this mutation", said Vaughan. (more...)
Tyrese's Ex-Wife Demands That He Undergoes Mental Evaluation Tyrese's Ex-Wife Demands That He Undergoes Mental Evaluation
- November 16, 2017

TMZ reports attorney Aleen Khanjian told the judge on Tuesday that Tyrese's recent erratic behavior ( flying a banner over Shayla's school , sharing breakdown videos on social media , picking a fight with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson - for which you'd have to be insane!), constitutes a breach of his temporary restraining order. (more...)
Radio personality accuses Sen. Al Franken of unwanted kissing, groping Radio personality accuses Sen. Al Franken of unwanted kissing, groping
- November 16, 2017

She said Franken, in his previous life as a comedian, wrote a skit that featured a moment when his character kisses her, and he wanted to rehearse the kiss, which she didn't want to do. The anchor said she always knew she'd tell the story eventually. At the time I didn't want to cause trouble. To Franken, she said, "You wrote the script". (more...)
Men Of Color Who Are Waaaaay Sexier Than Blake Shelton Men Of Color Who Are Waaaaay Sexier Than Blake Shelton
- November 16, 2017

News, Stefani gushed over " The Voice " coach's new honor because she believed it reflected positively on herself. "Standing in line at a coffee shop in LA talking with the man in front of me", Shelton wrote in another tweet. "That said, anyone that knows me also knows I have no tolerance for hate of any kind of form". "Hateful? Never. That said I deeply apologize to anyone who may be offended". (more...)
Kamal Haasan advises Hindus to show brotherhood; Read what he says Kamal Haasan advises Hindus to show brotherhood; Read what he says
- November 16, 2017

Tamil movie star, Kamal Haasan on Thursday wrote in a column that he was returning money to supporters who had sent donations for his proposed political outfit, which has not come into existence yet. "I have been there while shooting for Hey Ram", he wrote. Accusing the actor of attempting to divide the Tamil community on the basis of religion, the petitioner said no religion advocates terrorism. (more...)
Disney's Star Wars ride updated with planet from 'The Last Jedi' Disney's Star Wars ride updated with planet from 'The Last Jedi'
- November 16, 2017

A video of Mark's impromptu appearance was shared on Twitter , showing a Disneyland employee reading from his Star Tours script before deviating as he said: "Actually, you know what, the captain did mention something about a special passenger...." Mark Hamill and Daisy Ridley in a scene from " Star Wars: The Last Jedi ". (more...)
Disney's Disney's "Coco" co-director, animator Adrian Molina
- November 16, 2017

It has an ongoing partnership with Oculus and has already produced immersive experiences such as a 360-degree video on Facebook for the animated film "Moana" and a VR app for the 2017 version of " Beauty and the Beast ". for another week, but it premiered in Mexico first - and they ate it up . Coco's official synopsis reads here. . A standalone VR app, created by the studio Magnopus, debuted exclusively for Facebook's Oculus Rift device on November 15 and features a roughly 20-minute ... (more...)
Rumours Meghan Markle leaving hit TV show Rumours Meghan Markle leaving hit TV show
- November 16, 2017

Harry has already taken the star to Buckingham Palace to meet his grandmother the Queen , whose permission they need to marry. Amid reports that United States of America will likely renew long-running hit series Suits for an eighth season, it appears two of the series' most beloved characters will be exiting the law offices of Pearson Specter Litt. (more...)
'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' gets premiere date 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' gets premiere date
- November 16, 2017

Fantastic Beasts: the Crimes of Grindelwald will be released in cinemas on 16th November 2018, with Eddie Redmayne's Newt Scamander returning alongside Jude Law as a young Albus Dumbledore . It should have been called The Wizarding World, or something more catch-all. And how exactly the " fantastic beasts " will enter into the "crimes of Grindelwald" remains to be seen. (more...)
Eve Isn't Here for the Minaj A Trois Paper Magazine Cover Eve Isn't Here for the Minaj A Trois Paper Magazine Cover
- November 16, 2017

Eve made it clear that Minaj was a "nice person" and that she had enjoyed working with her on Barber Shop 3 , and she praised her talent: "She's an unbelievable rapper, and as a lyricist, I respect her as a lyricist". Eve , who co-starred with Nicki in 2016s Barbershop: The Next Cut , voiced criticism of Minaj's pics. "As I've gotten older". The hip hop queen was given the responsibility to style the shoot herself and she uploaded a behind-the-scenes video to her Instagram page to show ... (more...)
Injury to Arizona's Stanton may clear way for Gabbert Injury to Arizona's Stanton may clear way for Gabbert
- November 16, 2017

It doesn't mean there isn't something personally meaningful, however. The Jaguars won 11 combined games in his three years in Jacksonville, and the San Francisco 49ers were in the twilight of the Jim Harbaugh era. It's another big reason to be hoping for playing time, and the Cards might benefit from getting a look-see from Gabbert in a regular-season setting. "You're so close-minded in the season, it's such a one-week-at-a-time mentality". (more...)
Sara Sampaio on Traveling to Shanghai for the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show! Sara Sampaio on Traveling to Shanghai for the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show!
- November 16, 2017

The bombshell waves! It's all so incredible. Not only is the brand jet-setting to Shanghai for the November show, it's also celebrating the 15-year "Crystal Anniversary" of its partnership with Swarovski , the sole provider of crystal embellishments for the show. (more...)
Jennifer Lawrence Auditioned for 'Easy A' Jennifer Lawrence Auditioned for 'Easy A'
- November 16, 2017

Stone teasingly replied, "Well, guess what?" You didn't get it. Harrelson believed the two girls would click, and he was right, according to The Hollywood Reporter . Jennifer Lawrence is one of the most well known actresses in Hollywood, but that has not made her immune to workplace harassment. Lawrence recently opened up about her experiences of misconduct and harassment towards women in Hollywood, revealing that she was once forced to participate in a "nude line-up" during her early ... (more...)
GeForce 388.31 drivers: 53% performance boost in Destiny II GeForce 388.31 drivers: 53% performance boost in Destiny II
- November 16, 2017

Once done, remove any bits of Telemetry on the system as well. At 2560x1440, on our Intel Core i7-7820X system, which eliminates any CPU bottlenecks, our testing revealed performance improvements of up to 40% when using the new Game Ready driver, with an average improvement of 36.4% recorded across 6 different GPU configurations:Good timing too because we've got a 1440p screen incoming for review, so stay tuned for that. (more...)
Huawei Honor V10 to launch in Beijing on November 28 Huawei Honor V10 to launch in Beijing on November 28
- November 16, 2017

The company also confirmed that the phone will be fueled by the Kirin 970 which comes with AI capabilities, this is Huawei's flagship processor which fuels the company's Mate 10 flagship lineup of devices, and Honor basically confirmed that it will be included in the Honor V10 by mentioning the phone's "AI capabilities", though the company did not specifically mention the Kirin 970. (more...)
Rapper Lil Peep Reportedly Dead at 21 From Drug Overdose Rapper Lil Peep Reportedly Dead at 21 From Drug Overdose
- November 16, 2017

Rocker Pete Wentz also took to the microblogging site to share a snap of the musician holding up a picture of his image: " Lil Peep forever". I love you and I'll miss you always. The rapper's drug-infused anthems were a glimpse into his lifestyle, as was his social media accounts, which often displayed him drinking and dabbling into prescription drugs. (more...)
Carbon Emissions Set to Rise in 2017 Carbon Emissions Set to Rise in 2017
- November 16, 2017

Global emissions from all human activities will reach 41 billion tonnes in 2017, following a projected two per cent rise in burning fossil fuels, according to the report. "The federal government can slow the development of renewables and low-carbon technologies, but it can't stop it", Robert Jackson, a co-author of this year's Global Carbon Budget and a professor in Earth system science at Stanford University, said in a press statement. (more...)
Mariah Carey Cancels First Several Shows of Upcoming Christmas Tour Mariah Carey Cancels First Several Shows of Upcoming Christmas Tour
- November 16, 2017

Mariah Carey has canceled the "first several shows" of her Christmas concert tour on doctor's orders after she was diagnosed with a "lovely upper respiratory infection". Carey's website indicates that her tour now will start November 27 with six concerts at the Beacon Theatre in New York City and end December 22 in Las Vegas. (more...)
Amazon to adapt 'The Lord of the Rings' novels for TV series Amazon to adapt 'The Lord of the Rings' novels for TV series
- November 16, 2017

Amazon's deal is for "multiple" seasons - reportedly five - and a potential spinoff. Although Amazon did not reveal how much it was paying for the rights, it is believed to be the company's biggest and most expensive move yet to draw viewers to its streaming and shopping club Amazon Prime. (more...)
500-year-old da Vinci up for auction in NY 500-year-old da Vinci up for auction in NY
- November 16, 2017

A once lost Leonardo da Vinci painting, " Salvator Mundi ", has sold for a record $450 million, The Associated Press reported. Other highlights being offered by the auction house are Contraste De Formes - a 1913 Fernand Leger work valued at US$65 million - and Laboureur Dans Un Champ by Vincent van Gogh, painted from the window of a French asylum in 1889 and valued at US$50 million. (more...)
Charles Manson Hospitalized ... 'It's Just a Matter of Time' Charles Manson Hospitalized ... 'It's Just a Matter of Time'
- November 16, 2017

Manson had serious health issues back in January as well, when he was hospitalized for severe intestinal bleeding and needed surgery to fix a lesion, but he was deemed too weak by doctors and sent back to prison. The vicious Manson killings stunned Los Angeles and caused a worldwide sensation. The Manson Family was also responsible for numerous of other murders, as well as the attempted assassination of President Gerald Ford. (more...)
The Weeknd and Bella Hadid Are Hanging Out Again, Source Says The Weeknd and Bella Hadid Are Hanging Out Again, Source Says
- November 16, 2017

E! News reports that Tesfaye and Hadid have been in contact since Tesfaye's split with Gomez but that things aren't official. Following the breakup, Selena has been spending a LOT of time with her ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber - to the point we're all starting to wonder if they're back together . (more...)
Cast and crew of Cast and crew of "One Tree Hill" accuse showrunner of sexual harassment
- November 16, 2017

The report quotes a statement from the companies saying: "E!, Universal Cable Productions and Lionsgate Television take sexual harassment allegations very seriously, investigate them thoroughly and independently, and take appropriate action". (more...)
Rockets expect guard to return Thursday Rockets expect guard to return Thursday
- November 16, 2017

Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni told the media that the star point guard is "ready to go" and expects him to rejoin the lineup on Thursday night. " We don't want to push it ", D'Antoni said, according to Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle . (more...)
Jenna Elfman(!!!) Joins Fear the Walking Dead Season 4 Jenna Elfman(!!!) Joins Fear the Walking Dead Season 4
- November 16, 2017

Details about the actor's role are being kept under wraps, but the "Gifted" star wrote on Instagram that he has been "practicin' and practicin'" that "walkers don't stand a chance" against him. Gimple serving as executive producer. That also opened the door for the upcoming crossover with the flagship drama, as speculation swirls that Michael Cudlitz could reprise his role as Abraham. (more...)
Vans Warped Tour, a staple on St. Petersburg's waterfront, ending after 2018 Vans Warped Tour, a staple on St. Petersburg's waterfront, ending after 2018
- November 16, 2017

When you think about it, it's insane that the Warped Tour was still happening. In an open letter posted to the Vans Warped Tour website , producer Kevin Lyman said next year's run - its 24th - would be the last for the traveling music festival. (more...)