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Week 20: Marie Curie arrives in New York with her two daughters

100 years ago this week: Week 20In May 1921, Marie Curie crossed the Atlantic with her daughters, not to visit the new world but instead to collect a gramme of radium that had been paid for by dontations from hundreds of American women. The wonderful photo - published on the front page of Excelsior as she arrived in New York - features four remarkable women, flag bearers of a different new [Author: Adam]
Tags: Travel, New York, Atlantic, Marie Curie, Excelsior, Adam


Black Adam’s Dwayne Johnson Explains Why Staying Superhero Fit During Filming Is So ‘Challenging’

Black Adam is currently filming, which present new challenges for Dwayne Johnson.
Tags: Dwayne Johnson, Religion, Adam


GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger slams Lin Wood video, says McCarthy is allowing 'actual insanity' in Republican party

Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., speaks to the media at the White House in Washington. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger said Kevin McCarthy is allowing "actual insanity" in the Republican party. Kinzinger was commenting on a video of Lin Wood in which he claims Trump is still president. He is among a handful of Republican politicians who have disagreed with the party's recent beliefs. See more stories on Insider's business page. GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger on Saturday cond...
Tags: Florida, Washington, White House, US, Trends, Gop, House, Cbs, Republican Party, Republican, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Wood, Cheney, South Carolina, Mccarthy


Netflix Castlevania Ending Explained: Directors & EP Talk Series Finale

There is a lot to talk about in the final season of Castlevania. With surprising returns, shocking deaths, and some significant life-changing events, all of the main characters leave the season different than how they entered it. If you need the Netflix Castlevania ending explained, then there is nobody better to do it than creative director Sam Deats, associate director Adam Deats, and executive producer Kevin. ComingSoon was able to speak with all three of the creatives about the final season...
Tags: TV, Movies, Interview, Netflix, Warren, Streaming, Anime, Trevor, Exclusive, Sam, Kevin, Lisa, Adam, Dracula, Lenore, Warren Ellis


We Are Here for Such a Time as This

Before I met the Lord at the age of nineteen, I didn’t know I needed a Savior, but I knew all about God. I went to Mass every Sunday. I even prayed to Him through the tears of my difficult childhood. I would characterize my relationship with Him as very superficial. I didn’t know what I was missing. If you would have asked me then if I was going to Heaven, I would have said yes. I was a pretty good kid. I didn’t get into a ton of trouble. I wasn’t a cause for worry or concern. I was a good perso...
Tags: Church, Inspiration, LSU, Community, Christ, Aimee, Neighbor, Romans, Don, Adam, Loveoverall, Lovesacrifices


'Mom' Series Finale Ending Explained: Adam's Surprise For Bonnie

Bonnie Plunkett endured a veritable cocktail of intense emotions during Mom’s series finale – but never once did she consider pouring...
Tags: Adam, Bonnie, Bonnie Plunkett


Waymo to lose its CFO and head of automotive partnerships

Waymo’s chief financial officer Ger Dwyer and its head of automotive partnerships and corporate development Adam Frost — two longtime executives at the autonomous vehicle company — are leaving this month, departures that comes amid some executive shuffling following CEO John Krafcik’s exit earlier this year. Dwyer and Frost’s departure was shared internally this week, according to multiple sources. Waymo has confirmed to TechCrunch that Dwyer and Frost are leaving. “We’re grateful to Ger and Ada...
Tags: Google, TC, Transportation, California, France, Tech, Austin, Automotive, Ford, House, Fca, AutoNation, Autonomous Vehicles, Oxford University, Nissan, Frost


The Jigsaw Legacy: How the ‘Saw’ Franchise Defined Horror in the ’00s and Laid the Groundwork for Blockbuster Careers

The Saw franchise is back, with the marquee names of Chris Rock and Samuel L. Jackson injecting some new life into it.   After a one-year coronavirus delay, Spiral: From the Book of Saw is finally bound for theaters this Friday. There was a time in the 2000s when every October brought another bloody Saw flick; Spiral is the first film to break the series tradition of releasing right before Halloween. The Jigsaw Killer has never been a critical darling and casual viewers may not have kept up wit...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, London, Movies, Guantanamo Bay, Australia, Cbs News, Iraq, America, Features, New York Times, Paris, Kevin Bacon, Kansas, Paul Thomas Anderson, Jesus


Week 18: The troublesome centenary of Napoleon's death

100 years ago this week: Week 18Paris is marking the bicentenary of the death of Napoleon this year with low-key exhibitions and sober colour supplements. 100 years ago however, the centenary was far more controversial. Given ongoing tensions with Germany, was it appropriate to celebrate the life of an imperialist and one of history's biggest warmongers? If opinions differed wildly in the press, [Author: Adam]
Tags: Travel, Germany, Napoleon, Adam


Rep. Adam Kinzinger says GOP House leader Kevin McCarthy dismissed his warnings about violence days before January 6

House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (left) and President Donald Trump. Alex Wong/Getty Images Adam Kinzinger said Kevin McCarthy dismissed warnings that GOP rhetoric would provoke violence. Kinzinger said McCarthy responded to his concerns with, "Ok Adam, operator next question." Kinzinger accused McCarthy and other Republican lawmakers of sweeping the riot under the rug. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Adam Kinzinger, an Illinois Republican, said on Monday that...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, Trends, Gop, House, Republican, Donald Trump, Cheney, Mccarthy, Trump, Capitol, House Gop, Kevin, Adam, Kevin McCarthy


Week 19: The Republic of Montmartre is proclaimed

100 years ago this week: Week 19A town outside of the Paris walls until 1860, Montmartre proclaimed itself to be an independant from the city once again 60 years later, following the initiative of a group of artists. The Republic is in reality an association based around charitable initiatives for children and annual festivities, but is still going strong today.Cross the border below.(Le Petit [Author: Adam]
Tags: Travel, Paris, Republic, Montmartre, Adam, Le Petit


Superhero Bits: Mickey Rourke Lashes Out at Marvel, A Mysterious Figure on ‘The Flash’ Movie Set & More

Why is Mickey Rourke bashing Marvel while praising Law & Order: SVU? What is the Rotten Tomatoes score for Jupiter’s Legacy right now? Is Marvel already developing a sequel to Eternals? Who is the cloaked figure approaching Wayne Manor in The Flash set photos? Want a peek behind the scenes of the Black Adam set? How about a look at Jordan Fisher as Impulse in The Flash? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Alex Ross talked about the creative process for the Marvel Office Mu...
Tags: Movies, Jimmy Kimmel, Ben Affleck, Batwoman, Batman, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Thor, Jupiter, Rotten Tomatoes, Avengers, X-men, Patton Oswalt, Cw, Mickey Rourke, Robin, Wolverine


Rep. Adam Kinzinger says GOP House leader Kevin McCarthy dismissed his warnings about violence days before Jan. 6: 'Operator next question'

President Donald Trump speaks as he joined by House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy in the Rose Garden of the White House on January 4, 2019 in Washington, DC. Alex Wong/Getty Images Adam Kinzinger said Kevin McCarthy dismissed his warnings that Republican rhetoric would provoke violence days before the Capitol riot. Kinzinger said McCarthy responded to his concerns with, 'Ok Adam, operator next question.' Kinzinger is accusing McCarthy and many other Republican lawmakers of i...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, Washington, White House, Trends, Gop, House, Republican, Donald Trump, Cheney, Mccarthy, Trump, Capitol, House Gop, Kevin


Upcoming Pierce Brosnan Movies: What's Ahead For The James Bond Actor

Here's what the former Bond star has coming up next, including Black Adam and Hulu's False Positive.
Tags: Religion, Hulu, Adam, James Bond Actor


The Geek in Review Ep. 116 – Jennifer Leonard of Penn Law’s Future of the Profession Initiative

This week’s guest is Jennifer Leonard, Chief Innovation Officer at The University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and the Executive Director of the Future of the Profession Initiative (FPI) at Penn Law. Jennifer joins us to talk about her work with FPI, the record $125M donation to Penn Law from the W.P. Carey Foundation, and the amazing Board of Advisors and people behind FPI. The multidisciplinary approach that FPI takes toward shaping the future of the practice brings together the wealth of ...
Tags: Apple, Asia, Podcast, UK, New York, Law, Washington, India, Softbank, Israel, Uncategorized, US, Bloomberg, Ben Franklin, New York Times, New Zealand


Week 18: the troublesome centenary of Napoleon's death

100 years ago this week: Week 18Paris is marking the bicentenary of the death of Napoleon this year with low-key exhibitions and sober colour supplements. 100 years ago however, the centenary was far more controversial. Given ongoing tensions with Germany, was it appropriate to celebrate the life of an imperialist and one of history's biggest warmongers? If opinions differed wildly in the press, [Author: Adam]
Tags: Travel, Germany, Napoleon, Adam


Comment on oven fries by Adam

I made these last night and they were fabulous! Followed the instructions exactly. The potatoes were crispier than any other oven or conventional fries I have ever made. Make these!
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Black Adam Starts Filming And The Rock And Hawkman Actor Aldis Hodge Sound Pumped

Black Adam is finally rolling (and it's about time)!
Tags: Religion, Adam


Fake news is not new: Russia’s 19th-century disinformation experiment

Russian “information warfare”—from hacking to efforts to sow “fake news” abroad—has captured international headlines in recent years. Although Russian efforts to influence western opinion are usually seen as a product of the Cold War, they have a much longer lineage.In the late nineteenth century, liberal citizens in England, France, and Switzerland regarded the Russian autocracy with horror. Consequently, they welcomed refugees from Russia with open arms, granting them extensive asylum rights r...
Tags: Europe, Books, England, London, Featured, France, Russia, History, Paris, Switzerland, Adam, England France, Le Figaro, Claridge, Arts & Humanities, Novikova


‘Black Adam’ Cast Adds ‘Young Rock’ Actor Uli Latukefu

Uli Latukefu, who plays one of the young Rocks on Young Rock, is joining Dwayne Johnson in Black Adam. Latukefu’s Black Adam role remains a mystery for now, but it’s clear he made an impression on the wrestler-turned-actor, as he was hand-picked by Johnson to play one of his younger selves on the sitcom and is now following Johnson into a big superhero blockbuster. Of course, now you have to wonder if the other young Rocks from Young Rock are jealous that they’re not being offered Black Adam ro...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Dwayne-Johnson, Dc, Johnson, Warner Brothers, Shazam, Adam, Aldis Hodge, Pierce Brosnan, Dwayne The Rock Johnson, Geoff Johns, Comic Book/Superhero, Billy Batson, Marwan Kenzari, Black Adam


Noah Centineo is No Longer Playing He-Man in ‘Masters of the Universe’

By the power of Grayskull! Masters of the Universe has lost its He-Man, with Noah Centineo exiting the lead role of the Sony and Mattel Films movie. Centineo, meanwhile, will be still be taking on a superhero mantle in Black Adam as Atom Smasher. The Wrap reports that Noah Centineo will no longer be playing the part of Prince Adam, AKA He-Man, in Sony and Mattel Films’ Masters of the Universe. Centineo exits the role after joining the film two years ago. Masters of the Universe would’ve been...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Dwayne Johnson, Netflix, Sony, Warner Bros, Masters Of The Universe, Mattel, Charlie, Adam, Dolph Lundgren, Art Marcum, Matt Holloway, Eternia, Frank Langella


The He-Man Movie Has Lost Its Prince Adam

The Rock’s Black Adam, somehow, is continuing to hire half of Hollywood for its cast. The first look at the Children of the Corn remake is here. Samuel L. Jackson is in peril in another new Spiral: From the Book of Saw clip. Plus, Army of the Dead posters, and Krysten Ritter steps behind the camera for a new…Read more...
Tags: Hollywood, Science, Samuel L Jackson, Krysten Ritter, Adam, Plus Army


Young Rock Star Joins Cast of Dwayne Johnson’s Black Adam

Young Rock actor Uli Latukefu is reuniting with the man actor he portrays on television, with the actor reportedly joining DC’s Black Adam.   RELATED: Black Adam Filming Begins as Dwayne Johnson Posts First Set Photo! According to a report from Deadline, Latukefu, who portrays the college football era Dwayne Johnson in Young Rock, is joining Black Adam to play a currently unknown role. Deadline reports that it’s not certain whether or not he’ll be playing a younger version of Johnson’s Black A...
Tags: Comics, Movies, Dwayne Johnson, America, Netflix, Marco Polo, Dc, Johnson, Adam, Aldis Hodge, Pierce Brosnan, Taika Waititi, Movie News, Black Adam, Jaume Collet Serra, Uli Latukefu


Masters of the Universe Needs New He-Man After Noah Centineo Exits

Many years ago, reports that Noah Centineo was in talks to play He-Man in a Masters of the Universe film began to heat up. According to a new report from Collider, Centineo has exited the project, and filmmakers are back to looking for a lead.   MORE: Robert Kirkman Confirms Two More Seasons of Invincible at Amazon The report states that Centineo had been nearing a deal to play the iconic Prince Adam, aka He-Man, in an upcoming film based on the popular property. Instead, a representative for ...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Disney, Emma Stone, Party, Masters Of The Universe, Mattel, Aaron Nee, Adam Nee, Aaron, Adam, Eternia, Robert Kirkman, ComingSoon, Movie News, Noah Centineo


The Online DC FanDome Event Will Return This Year

DC FanDome, the virtual event that surprised everyone last summer by being pretty damn cool, is coming back this October. While it’s still too early for specifics, you can expect more first-looks at upcoming DC-related movies and TV shows. The first FanDome gave us our first glimpse at Matt Reeves‘s The Batman trailer, and it’s probably safe to assume the next FanDome will have even more Bat-related stuff to obsess over, not to mention material for films like The Flash, Black Adam, and more. ...
Tags: Movies, India, Events, South Africa, Dc, The Philippines, Warner Brothers, Adam, Warner Bros TV, Matt Reeves, Fandom, Lisa Gregorian, DC FanDome, ZifZGCPOig DC


SaaS subscriptions may be short-serving your customers

Adam Riggs Contributor Share on Twitter Adam Riggs is an experienced executive and investor in e-commerce, finance, and media companies. Adam was the first President and CFO of Shutterstock from 2005 to 2010. Prior to Frameable, Adam was a Presidential Innovation Fellow at the U.S. Treasury Department and a subject matter expert at the U.S. State Department on a variety of open data and knowledge management challenges. Like al...
Tags: Column, Tech, Customer Experience, SaaS, Subscription model, Software As A Service, U S State Department, Adam, U S Treasury Department, EC Enterprise Applications, EC Column, Recurring Revenue Management, Adam Riggs, Frameable Adam


Week 17: Baptistin Travail, a gentleman-burglar fit for the cinema

100 years ago this week: Week 17When a daring, ingenious and charming French career burglar was arrested in Rio de Janeiro, the press could not help making a link to the rapidly developing film industry. His life, exploits - and arrest - seemed to make a perfect movie scenario, but little did journalists know that the most dramatic was yet to come. Get your popcorn ready and read on.Is it because [Author: Adam]
Tags: Travel, Rio De Janeiro, Adam, Baptistin Travail


The Meaning of Hieronymus Bosch’s The Garden of Earthly Delights Explained

Over the half-millennium since Hieronymus Bosch painted it, The Garden of Earthly Delights has produced an ever-widening array of interpretations. Is it “a painting about sexual freedom”? A “medieval acid trip”? An “erotic fantasy”? A “heretical attack on the church”? The work of “a member of an obscure free-love cult”? James Payne, the London curator behind the Youtube channel Great Art Explained, rejects all these views. In the opening of the in-depth video analysis above, he describes...
Tags: Art, Facebook, London, College, History, Seoul, Bosch, Adam, Payne, Garden of Eden, Hieronymus Bosch, James Payne, Colin Marshall, 21st Century Los Angeles


A Night in the Life of a Snowcat Driver: How Ski Slopes are Groomed

Should you be lucky enough to find yourself near a ski area in the quiet hours, you’ll witness the beguiling scene of bright lights beaming up and down the mountain. An underappreciated facet of ski resort management lies in the capable hands, blades and tillers of snowcat drivers. As they plumb the dark flanks of mountains all across the land, they lay down perfect corduroy for skiers and shredders in their wake but are responsible for far more than most resort guests realize. Operating massi...
Tags: Utah, California, Sport, Skiing, Brighton, Michigan, Adam, Heavenly Mountain Resort, Lexi, Crystal Mountain, Gogebic Community College, Cottonwood Canyons, Randy Doyle, Brighton Adam, Mountain Operations Team, Ironwood MI


Dwayne Johnson’s Black Adam Co-Star Explains How The DC Film Differs From Other Superhero Movies

Black Adam's Quintessa Swindell explains how the film differs from other superhero movies.
Tags: Dwayne Johnson, Religion, Adam, Quintessa Swindell, Black Adam Co Star