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Magnus Carlsen: 'Chess has not been very kind to women over the years'

The world champion has praised Netflix series The Queen’s Gambit and thinks it would be close if he played the fictional Beth HarmonOn his Instagram feed, Magnus Carlsen imagined a photoshopped match against Beth Harmon, the fictional heroine of Netflix’s smash hit chess series The Queen’s Gambit. “I think it would be close,” he wrote.In reality, Carlsen stands alone at the top of the global game, the unrivalled great of his generation. But he says there is no reason a real world Harmon could no...
Tags: Instagram, Sport, Netflix, Culture, Television & radio, Chess, Magnus Carlsen, Carlsen, Harmon, Beth Harmon, Queen 's Gambit, Beth HarmonOn


EFF Argues RIAA is 'Abusing DMCA' to Take Down YouTube-DL

While the RIAA has objected to a tool for downloading online videos, EFF senior activist Elliot Harmon responds with this question. "Who died and put them in charge of YouTube?" He asks the question in a new video "explainer" on the controversy, and argues in a new piece at EFF.org that the youtube-dl tool "doesn't infringe on any RIAA copyrights." RIAA's argument relies on a different section of the DMCA, Section 1201. DMCA 1201 says that it's illegal to bypass a digital lock in order to acc...
Tags: Tech, European Union, United States, Eff, EC, Riaa, Wipo, Harmon, Information Society, Elliot Harmon


Netflix's 'The Queen's Gambit' is the best sports show on TV right now

Anya Taylor-Joy plays chess prodigy Beth Harmon. Netflix Netflix's "The Queen's Gambit," a limited series about a female chess prodigy in the 1950s and 1960s, has taken the streaming and chess worlds by storm As Beth Harmon, Anya Taylor-Joy's performance is threatening to set off a serious chess boom, the likes of which we haven't seen since Bobby Fischer defeated Boris Spassky in 1972 to win the World Championship. Chess became recognized as a sport, more than just a game, in the 1970s, a...
Tags: New York, London, Kentucky, White House, Russia, US, Sports, Trends, Netflix, Hungary, Jeff Daniels, Nba, Moscow, Manhattan, Jane Austen, Mlb


How to buy and maintain vintage appliances and midcentury decor for your home

In their Riverside home, Russell Harmon and Bazil LaRoche have spent much of 2020 creating a technicolor tribute to mid-20th century style in their kitchen. The couple, who met on Instagram through their mutual passion for classic cars, were both born in the 1990s, but their retro tastes go back a few decades earlier. “I just love the aesthetic and the feel and the way that midcentury things are made and built,” says Laroche on a recent FaceTime call. “I like the vintage look and feel,” says Har...
Tags: Instagram, Home Improvement, Oregon, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Facetime, Vintage, Riverside, Rodriguez, Stanton, LaRoche, Harmon, Marco Rodriguez, Harbor City, Top Stories LADN


Kevin Steverson’s Salvage Title Acquired by Hideout Pictures

Kevin Steverson’s Salvage Title Acquired by Hideout Pictures Just two years after hitting shelves, Kevin Steverson’s sci-fi epic novel Salvage Title has been acquired by Average Joes Entertainment’s Hideout Pictures to be developed into a feature film, according to Deadline. RELATED: The Kane Chronicles: Netflix Adapting Rick Riordan’s Trilogy Novel Into Films PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRef...
Tags: Movies, Kevin, Doug, Harmon, Rick Riordan, Kate Walsh, Movie News, Omar Epps, Neil Widener, Jay Silent Bob Reboot, Doug Wagner, Shannon Houchins, Trevor O'Neil, Gavin James Set, Hideout Pictures, Kevin Steverson


‘Shocked, Hurt and Angry’: SAG-AFTRA Health Plan Overhaul Spotlights Broken U.S. System (Column)

Heather Jones feels “lost, tired and hopeless.” Work has been slow for her and her husband, both actors, since the coronavirus pandemic shut down film and television production five months ago. Last December, their 4-year-old son Harmon completed a series of surgeries, chemo and radiation for alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare and aggressive cancer, and is […]
Tags: News, SAG-AFTRA, Harmon, AFTRA, Heather Jones


Man barricaded in Texas home after 3 officers are shot

Residents of a suburb near Austin, Texas, were told to stay indoors early Monday as police surrounded a home where a man was barricaded inside with three of his family members after three officers were shot hours earlier. Police in Cedar Park responded to a call about 3:10 p.m. Sunday from a mother who said her son kicked in the door of the home, Interim Chief of Police Mike Harmon said during a news conference Sunday. Harmon said that when officers arrived they were met with gunfire and taken...
Tags: Texas, News, Austin Texas, Harmon, Mike Harmon, Cedar Park


3 Texas officers shot by gunman, who holds 3 people in home

Three police officers were shot and a man remained barricaded inside a home with three of his family members in a suburb of Austin, Texas, authorities said. Officers responded to a call about 3:10 p.m. at a home off Natalie Cove from a mother who said her son kicked in the door of the home, Interim Chief of Police Mike Harmon said during a news conference near the scene. The mother, a juvenile and another person, whose age was unknown, remain in the home held by the suspect, believed to be in ...
Tags: Texas, News, Austin Texas, Harmon, Mike Harmon, Natalie Cove


Texas police: 3 officers shot by gunman; 3 held inside home

Three police officers were shot and a man remained barricaded inside a home with three of his family members in a suburb of Austin, Texas, authorities said. Officers responded to a call about 3:10 p.m. at a home off Natalie Cove from a mother who said her son kicked in the door of the home, Interim Chief of Police Mike Harmon said during a news conference near the scene. The mother, a juvenile and another person, whose age was unknown, remain in the home held by the suspect, believed to be in ...
Tags: Texas, News, Austin Texas, Harmon, Mike Harmon, Natalie Cove


Milani Fruit Fresh Make It Last Setting Spray Review

Milani Fruit Fresh Make It Last Setting Spray is a new scented setting spray available in three limited edition scents that launched with the Milani Fruit Fresh Summer 2020 Collection. I picked this up on a whim from Harmon’s recently for $7.99. I hate myself because I don’t really use setting mists all that much but the fragrance aspect really got me! Some people hate skincare with fragrance but I’m drawn to it for some reason or another. I got the Milani Fruit Fresh Make It Last Setting Sp...
Tags: Mac, Beauty, Harmon, Ulta, Milani, Facial Mist, Summer Collections 2020


McIlroy trails Koepka by 11 as Power finds his mojo in Tahoe

MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE - JULY 30: Brooks Koepka of the United States plays his shot from the ninth tee during the first round of the World Golf Championship-FedEx St Jude Invitational at TPC Southwind on July 30, 2020 in Memphis, Tennessee. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images) Rory McIlroy had to birdie two of his last three holes to open with a lacklustr...
Tags: Spain, Sport, Power, United States, Tennessee, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Paul Mcginley, Pga Tour, European Tour, Rickie Fowler, Korea, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Brooks Koepka, Tahoe, Memphis


Unfinished ‘Rick and Morty’ Season 5 Clip Introduces Rick’s Nemesis, Season 6 Already Being Written

With Comic-Con at Home making the world’s biggest pop culture convention a virtual event, we’ve been covering as much as we can from the pre-recorded panels for all the movies and TV shows who decided to participate. However, Adult Swim decided to have their own virtual shindig outside of Comic-Con at Home, and Rick and Morty was among the shows having panels to tease upcoming episodes. Since Rick and Morty is currently in production on the show’s fifth season, series co-creator could only shar...
Tags: Comedy, Adult Swim, Television, Movies, Earth, Animation, David Bowie, Pope, BoJack Horseman, Video Clips, Jessica, Morty, Rick, Beth, Rick And Morty, Pepperidge Farm


New Dan Harmon Animated Series Picked Up by Fox

New Dan Harmon animated series Picked Up by Fox Two-time Emmy winner Dan Harmon has ratcheted up the laughs with NBC’s Community and Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty and now he’s diving back into the animated world for a new comedy series that Fox has given a full series commitment as part of a new first-look deal with the network, according to Deadline. RELATED: Hulu’s Solar Opposites Teaser From the Co-Creator of Rick and Morty PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlon...
Tags: TV, Movies, Nbc, Fox, TV News, Bob, Emmy, Hulu, Dan, Morty, Rick, Charlie Collier, Harmon, Dan Harmon, Justin Roiland, ComingSoon


‘Community’ and ‘Rick and Morty’s Dan Harmon to Create New Animated Comedy Series for Fox Entertainment

Dan Harmon, the creator of NBC’s brilliant meta-sitcom Community and co-creator of Adult Swim’s acclaimed sci-fi comedy Rick and Morty, has signed a deal with Fox Entertainment to create a brand new animated series for the network. Here’s what we know about the Dan Harmon animated series deal so far. Deadline reports that Fox Entertainment (which is Fox Television’s production branch) has signed Harmon to a “a broadcast network-only exclusive direct animation deal” which has a built-in series...
Tags: Television, Movies, Nbc, Fox, Animation, Jack, Sarah Silverman, Central Park, Silverman, Morty, Rick, Harmon, Dan Harmon, Fox Television, Ron Silver, Fox Entertainment


Orange County man channels Martin Luther King Jr. to inspire crowds

A man found his voice. It had been lost for many years. Rich Harmon was driving on a recent Saturday with his wife, Dominique. There was no particular destination for the drive. Just a diversion to get them out of their Trabuco Canyon house after so many weekends of sheltering in place to avoid the coronavirus. They passed a Chinese restaurant, a movie theater and Rancho Santa Margarita’s City Hall, where they couldn’t help but notice a group of mostly young protesters had gathered. Rich and ...
Tags: News, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, Orange County, Black Lives Matter, Taylor, Denver, King, Martin Luther King Jr, Rich, Southern California, Phoenix, Walden, Elijah, Newark New Jersey


Australia: Kardos and Harmon: Shedding some light on contravention applications and COVID-19 - Cooper Grace Ward

Recent case provides guidance for parents who have children that fly interstate for changeover during this pandemic.
Tags: News, Australia, Harmon, Kardos, Cooper Grace Ward


Exclusive: Yvette Nicole Brown on Community Reunion, Possible Movie!

Exclusive: Yvette Nicole Brown on Community reunion, possible movie! This month brought the exciting news that the cast of Dan Harmon’s hit sitcom Community would be reuniting for a virtual table read special and while chatting with Yvette Nicole Brown for her upcoming Disney+ game series The Big Fib, ComingSoon.net chatted with the star about the reunion and possibility of the long-discussed movie! RELATED: Community Cast Sets Long-Awaited Reunion for a Virtual Table Read Though it may be...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Nbc, Yahoo, Cdc, Disney, America, Chase, Community, Brown, Dan, Golden Globe, Morty, Rick, Jose Andres, Donald Glover


A $100,000 Video Ad Campaign Could Be Yours

How about winning a $100,000 grand prize video marketing campaign from Harmon Brothers? If you have seen ads online, there is a good chance you have experienced their innovative approach to advertising. Squatty Potty, Purple Mattress, Poo Pourri, Chat Books, Fiber Fix and Lumi are just some of the examples. And during this pandemic, getting a chance to have marketing experts like Harmon Brothers work on your brand is a great way to let people know you are still around. The $100K Poop to Gold Gi...
Tags: Washington, Time, Sales, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Houston, Santa Monica California, Houston Texas, Lumi, Baltimore Maryland, Harmon, Small Business Events, Las Vegas United States, Harmon Brothers, Santa Monica California TECHSPO Los Angeles, Las Vegas NV Digital


The agency behind one of TikTok's top ad campaigns says brands can build a massive audience through original music and dance trends but the 'window is closing quickly'

The creative agency Movers+Shakers creates original songs and dances for marketing campaigns on social media. After driving billions of views for brand partners on TikTok, the company has recently been helping companies create their own organic (unpaid) accounts on the app.  Business Insider spoke to the agency's cofounders Evan Horowitz and Geoffrey Goldberg to learn more about their strategy for running music-based ads on TikTok, and what's caught their interest on the app in recent weeks. C...
Tags: Washington Post, Trends, Broadway, Warner Bros, Red Bull, Warner Brothers, Business Insider, Goldberg, HOROWITZ, JANSPORT, Warner Bros Entertainment, Harmon, Scooby Doo, Harvard MBA, Scooby, Warner Bros Animation


‘Community’ Table Read: ‘The Mandalorian’ Star Pedro Pascal Will Replace Walton Goggins

Last week, we learned that most of the cast of the often-brilliant comedy series Community will be reuniting for a virtual table read to raise money for coronavirus relief efforts. Even Donald Glover will be back, marking the first time he’s doing anything related to this series since he left the show in 2014. But one person won’t be able to make it: Justified and The Shield alum Walton Goggins, who guest-starred in the episode that the cast will be reading – season five’s “Cooperative Polygrap...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Instagram, Nbc, Casting, Youtube, Disney, Netflix, Sony, Walton Goggins, Community, Joel Mchale, Chevy Chase, Pascal, Yoda


The creative agency execs behind one of TikTok's most successful ad campaigns explain how they capture Gen-Z's attention with original music and dance choreography

The creative agency Movers+Shakers creates original songs and dances for marketing campaigns on social media. After driving billions of views for brand partners on TikTok, the company has recently been helping companies create their own organic (unpaid) accounts on the app.  Business Insider spoke to the agency's cofounders Evan Horowitz and Geoffrey Goldberg to learn more about their strategy for running music-based ads on TikTok, and what's caught their interest on the app in recent weeks. C...
Tags: Washington Post, Trends, Broadway, Warner Bros, Red Bull, Warner Brothers, Business Insider, Goldberg, HOROWITZ, JANSPORT, Warner Bros Entertainment, Harmon, Scooby Doo, Harvard MBA, Scooby, Warner Bros Animation


‘Community’ Movie Might Finally Be in the Works, According to Creator Dan Harmon

Could Community finally live up to its mantra #SixSeasonsandaMovie? The format-breaking comedy survived showrunner changes, cancelations, and Chevy Chase, so why not? All six seasons of Community recently hit Netflix, and with that came a new surge in interest in the odd little pop culture-homaging sitcom. That interest may be translating to discussions over developing the long-awaited Community movie, series creator Dan Harmon recently hinted. And with a virtual table read reunion on its way a...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Nbc, Netflix, Community, Chevy Chase, Donald Glover, Glover, Yahoo Screen, Harmon, Dan Harmon, Sony Pictures TV, Netflix Harmon, TheWrap Harmon


Viral Marketing Agency Giving Away $100K Video Campaign

You’ve definitely seen some Harmon Brothers infamous marketing campaigns. Some of the top-selling products used Harmon Brothers to market products online. And now, in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic when small businesses may be feeling low, yours might have a chance to win a valuable marketing campaign from Harmon Brothers. Harmon Brothers is accepting entries right now for its $100K Poop to Gold Giveaway. The winning business gets a fantastic prize, a Sprint Video Marketing Campaign pro...
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Community Cast Sets Long-Awaited Reunion for a Virtual Table Read

Community cast sets long-awaited reunion for a virtual table read According to Variety, the main cast of NBC’s fan-favorite sitcom Community will be participating on a virtual table read and Q&A along with creator Dan Harmon as a way to raise funds of COVID-19 relief charities consisting of José Andrés’ World Central Kitchen and Frontline Foods which both give foods to first responders who are working on the frontlines and vulnerable communities across America. The table read event and Q&A w...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, Nbc, Yahoo, Cdc, America, Chase, TV News, Community, Joel Mchale, Golden Globe, Morty, Rick, Jose Andres, Donald Glover


'Spotlight on Plays' Gives Big-Name Actors a Chance to Give Back

“Spotlight on Plays,” featuring John Malkovich, Patti LuPone, Sally Field, Bryan Cranston and others, will aid the Actors Fund.
Tags: Television, News, David, Tracy, Theater, Philanthropy, Field, Cranston, Bryan, Sally, Joshua, JEFFREY, Richards, Letts, Harmon, Mamet


Peruvian Singer & Rapper, Renata Flores, Helps Preserve Quechua with Viral Hits on YouTube

Ten years ago, a study by David Harmon and Jonathan Loh showed that in 30 years’ time, the world had seen a twenty percent decline in linguistic diversity. Indigenous languages and local dialects have continued to dwindle, in the U.S. and around the globe. “There are a lot of pressures in the world that are enticing or even forcing people to switch from generally smaller, more geographically restricted languages, to larger languages,” Harmon told National Geographic, “especially global l...
Tags: Google, Music, Youtube, College, Bbc, Language, New York Times, Peru, Michael Jackson, National Geographic, Latin America, Flores, Facebook Twitter, Josh Jones, Harmon, National Film Board of Canada


The Quarantine Stream: ‘Community’ Broke the Sitcom Mold as One of TV’s Most Unique Network Comedies

(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a new series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.) The Series: Community Where You Can Stream It: Netflix, Hulu The Pitch: Created by Dan Harmon, Community is the fiendishly clever cult classic for every pop culture obsessive. Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs, Donald Glover, Alison Brie, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown, and Chevy Chase star as a group of lovable misfits who form a study group a...
Tags: Movies, Features, Community, Jesus, Joel Mchale, Chevy Chase, Brown, Gillian Jacobs, Britta, Donald Glover, Glover, Greendale, Harmon, Dan Harmon, McHale, Alison Brie


Tiger Woods relied on 'prick' mentality to dominate golf, coach Butch Harmon says

Harmon served as Woods’ coach from the start of his pro career through 2004.
Tags: News, Sports, Butch Harmon, Harmon


‘Little Demon’: Danny DeVito, Aubrey Plaza, and Dan Harmon Team Up for FX Animated Comedy Pilot

Can Danny DeVito offer you a new animated series in these trying times? Or at least just a pilot for an animated comedy starring him, his daughter Lucy DeVito, and Aubrey Plaza that is executive produced by Rick & Morty creator Dan Harmon? FX is answering your prayers for the latter, giving a formal green light to the pilot for the animated comedy Little Demon, a half-hour series which will star DeVito as the Devil and Plaza as a reluctant mother who gives birth to the Antichrist. Deadline r...
Tags: Comedy, Hollywood, Television, Movies, Animation, Archer, Aubrey Plaza, Philadelphia, FX, Delaware, Danny DeVito, Rick Morty, DeVito, Harmon, Dan Harmon, FX Networks


Little Demon: FX Orders Animated Comedy Pilot Starring Danny & Lucy DeVito

Little Demon: FX Orders Animated Comedy Pilot Starring Danny & Lucy DeVito According to Deadline, FX Networks has ordered the animated comedy pilot Little Demon, starring Oscar nominee Danny DeVito (Erin Brockovich, Taxi, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia) and his daughter Lucy DeVito (Deadbeat, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Leaves of Grass), along with Aubrey Plaza (Safety Not Guaranteed, Ingrid Goes West, Legion). Production on the half-hour animated pilot is scheduled to begin next we...
Tags: TV, Movies, Oscar, TV News, Aubrey Plaza, Philadelphia, FX, Delaware, Danny DeVito, Danny, Rick Morty, DeVito, Harmon, Dan Harmon, ComingSoon, Lucy DeVito