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    FEMA rejects $306M for Ca. dam repair. “2 separate independent engineering reviews indicate that a variety of problems existed at the dam prior to the Feb. 2017 floods. FEMA’s Public Assistance can only fund work directly linked to the declared disaster.” (It’s very close to Paradise Camp Fire, BTW)

    FEMA rejects $306M for Ca. dam repair. “2 separate independent engineering reviews indicate that a variety of problems existed at the dam prior to the Feb. 2017 floods. FEMA’s Public Assistance can only fund work directly linked to the declared disaster.” (It’s very close to Paradise Camp Fire, BTW) View Reddit by KrakNup – View Source More

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    Not Your Grandfather’s ‘Things,’ Thanks to Ariana Grande’s ‘7 Rings’ – Variety

    A few months before the film version of “The Sound of Music” hit the silver screen, a song plugger working the catalog of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein approached label owner Dave Kapp with a plan to turn one of the songs from the score into a hit single, thinking it would boost the box office potential of the movie. That resulted in Jack Jones recording “My Favorite Things” for his first Christmas album, but […] More

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    Apple Has a Gaming Subscription Service in the Works (Source) – Variety

    January 28, 2019 9:08AM PT (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeOut(); }, number_hide_ads * 1000); } })(jQuery); (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-12’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { […] More

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    ‘The Lodge’ Sells to Neon – Variety

    January 28, 2019 4:51AM PT (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeOut(); }, number_hide_ads * 1000); } })(jQuery); (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-12’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { […] More

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    ‘Outlander’ Boss Says the Fraser Family is Still a ‘Work in Progress’ – Variety

    SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the fourth season finale of “Outlander.” (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeOut(); }, number_hide_ads * 1000); } })(jQuery); The “Outlander” finale brought to a close another adventure-filled season, this […] More

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    ‘Halston’ Documentary Sells to The Orchard – Variety

    “Halston,” a look at the famous American fashion designer, has sold theatrical distribution and home entertainment rights to the studio formerly known as The Orchard Film Group. The deal comes following its premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on Saturday. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > […] More

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    The Second Part’ Review – Variety

    Looking back over the past decade, I can think of just two films that have done justice to the idea of play — the special way that creativity and imagination combine in the human brain to entertain us. The first was a lighthearted art film called “Faces Places” from forever-young director Agnès Varda in which she and graffiti artist JR stage ephemeral installations throughout the French countryside. The other was “The Lego Movie,” a high-concept […] More

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    The White Swan’ Review – Variety

    When Norwegian figure skater Sonja Henie zipped into Hollywood, she was a talent the industry had never seen before, or since — a three-time Olympic ladies’ singles champion (a record she continues to hold) whose chipper, if chilly romantic comedy hits kept Twentieth Century-Fox solvent in the build-up to World War II, in part because she phoned up her pal Joseph Goebells to make sure her pictures played in Nazi Germany. (function ($) { var […] More

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    Gugu Mbatha-Raw to Star in Hunatiarian Drama ‘Seacole’ – Variety

    Gugu Mbatha-Raw will star in the humanitarian drama “Seacole,” based on the life of pioneering Jamaican nurse Mary Seacole, Variety has learned exclusively. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeOut(); }, number_hide_ads * 1000); } })(jQuery); Charlie Stratton will direct […] More

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    Oscar-Winning Composer Was 86 – Variety

    Michel Legrand, three-time Oscar winner and composer of such classic film songs as “The Windmills of Your Mind,” “I Will Wait for You,” “You Must Believe in Spring” and “What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?”, along with the groundbreaking musical score for “The Umbrellas of Cherbourg,” has died. He was 86. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) […] More

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    Sundance Film Festival – Variety

    January 26, 2019 1:27AM PT (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeOut(); }, number_hide_ads * 1000); } })(jQuery); After the seeming sexual assault of a drunk teenage girl is murkily caught on film, the victim searches for answers in a […] More

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    YouTube Tweaks Recommendation Algorithms Against Borderline Content – Variety

    January 25, 2019 9:21AM PT (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeOut(); }, number_hide_ads * 1000); } })(jQuery); (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-12’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { […] More

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