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New Blu-ray Releases: ‘A Star Is Born’, ‘Widows’, ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’, ‘The Little Mermaid’, ‘The Sisters Brothers’, ‘Robin Hood’

This week’s Blu-ray round-up features not one, but two highly underrated films from 2018 – a heist flick and a Western. You’ll also find a big Hollywood musical, two very different Disney films, and yet another reboot of Robin Hood. These are the new Blu-ray releases and their special features you should check out this week and beyond. A Star Is Born Back in September of 2018, when I saw A Star Is Born at TIFF, there was already a firm narrative in place that this musical remake was goi...
Tags: London, Movies, Drama, Western, Robin-Hood, Features, Chicago, Animation, Maine, Bradley Cooper, Sequels, Adaptation, Lady Gaga, Little Mermaid, The Little Mermaid, Steve McQueen

Ohio Medical Marijuana Sales Going Strong

It’s been more than a month now since medical marijuana was available for sale in limited parts of Ohio. Nearly a million dollars’ worth of it has been sold. The Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program reports more than $947,000 of medical marijuana have been sold since the first dispensaries opened on January 16 th . About 126 pounds of medical marijuana have been sold. Dispensaries are selling limited amounts and types of product at this point and patients are paying up to $60 for a day’s suppl...
Tags: Jackson, Jo Ingles, Elyria, Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program

Roger Stone Posted a Photo of a Judge Beside Cross Hairs. She Ordered Him to Court.

After Mr. Stone posted the photo, which depicted the judge overseeing his criminal case, she called a new hearing to reconsider the conditions of his release.
Tags: News, Social Media, Jackson, Roger Stone, Stone, United States Politics and Government, Amy Berman, Washington (DC, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Roger J Jr

‘Leaving Neverland’ Trailer Delves Into the Alleged Dark Side of Michael Jackson’s Life and Career

Leaving Neverland caused a minor uproar when it debuted at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, and now the controversial Michael Jackson documentary is primed to air on HBO. The four-hour doc presents the stories of two men who allege the King of Pop sexually abused them over a period of years. Through graphic, heartbreaking testimony, each man paints a vivid, haunting portrait of innocence not just lost, but stolen. Watch the Finding Neverland trailer below. Leaving Neverland Trailer I...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Documentary, Movie Trailers, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Robson, Wade Robson, James Safechuck, Leaving Neverland, Safechuck

Roman overhauls Ravens offense with QB Lamar Jackson in mind

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Greg Roman is off to a running start in his new role as offensive coordinator of the Baltimore Ravens, working long hours to construct a unit that can fully utilize the talents of quarterback Lamar Jackson. The Ravens closed the regular season with a 6-1 run behind Jackson, who keyed […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Jackson, Baltimore Ravens, Ravens, Lamar Jackson, OWINGS MILLS Md, Greg Roman

Trailer for HBO's Two-Part Michael Jackson Doc 'Leaving Neverland'

"I want to be able to speak the truth as loud as I had to speak the lie for so long…" HBO has unveiled the first trailer for their two-part documentary Leaving Neverland, a twist on the title Finding Neverland. This revealing documentary is about musician Michael Jackson, specifically two young boys who were befriend by him years ago. At the height of his stardom Michael Jackson began long-running relationships with two boys, aged 7 and 10, and their families. Now in their 30s, they tell the...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Trailer, Documentaries, Jackson, Michael Jackson, To Watch

‘Leaving Neverland’ Trailer Outlines Decades Of Jackson’s Alleged Child Abuse

The new HBO trailer reveals what really happened at the star's iconic Neverland Ranch.
Tags: Hbo, News, Jackson

Watch The Trailer For HBO’s Michael Jackson Documentary Leaving Neverland

The first trailer for Leaving Neverland has been released. The documentary, which debuted at Sundance, will air on HBO in March. It focuses on two men who say that when they were children they were abused by Michael Jackson. After it screened at Sundance, the Jackson estate released a statement decrying … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Hbo, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Sundance

Should Roger Stone Prep For Jail?

In response to my question below, TPM Reader JM writes: I’m a long time federal criminal defense attorney in Chicago. In response to your question, there is no question that Stone’s lawyers need to prep him for the very real possibility that he will be locked up following the revocation hearing (show cause hearing) on Thursday. The judge has the following options: 1) change nothing; 2) modify the conditions making them more restrictive; 3) revoke the bond and order Stone into custody but giv...
Tags: News, Chicago, Jackson, David Kurtz, Stone, Manafort, Editor’s Blog

Judge Orders Roger Stone Back to Court Over Controversial Instagram Post

Stone posted a photo of Jackson with what appeared to be crosshairs of a gun
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Courts, Jackson, Onetime, Controversial Instagram Post

Mississippi doctor, civil rights pioneer James Anderson dies

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Well-known African-American physician and civil rights activist Dr. James Anderson has died. He was 82. A spokeswoman for People’s Funeral Home in Jackson confirmed that Dr. James Anderson died Monday. WLBT-TV reports Anderson died at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. The cause of death has not been released. Anderson helped […]
Tags: News, Mississippi, Ap, Nation, Jackson, James Anderson, Anderson, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Dr James Anderson

RG3: Lamar Jackson will develop into a more accurate passer

It will be a team effort in the evolution of Jackson and the passing game, and Robert Griffin III says that includes committing to his style of play in Year 2.
Tags: NFL, Jackson, Robert Griffin Iii, Lamar Jackson

Stone, Lawyers File Formal “Notice of Apology” to Judge

After a bizarre day in which indicted Trump associate Roger Stone posted and then deleted an image appearing to threaten federal Judge Amy Berman Jackson, Stone and his lawyers filed a formal “Notice of Apology” to the court. Notably the notice included not only a statement of apology from Stone but one from his lawyers as well. The incident began earlier in the day when Stone posted an image to Instagram which had a picture of Jackson with what appeared to be a crosshair symbol. The im...
Tags: News, Jackson, Trump, Josh Marshall, Roger Stone, Stone, Amy Berman Jackson Stone

Combs lifts Texas Southern past Jackson St. 77-65

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Jeremy Combs had a career-high 33 points plus 17 rebounds as Texas Southern topped Jackson State 77-65 on Monday night. Combs hit 8 of 10 shots. Jalyn Patterson had 17 points for Texas Southern (14-11, 9-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which earned its sixth consecutive win. Derrick Bruce added 11 points. Eden […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Jackson, Combs, Jackson State, Texas Southern, Jackson St, Derrick Bruce, Southwestern Athletic Conference, Jeremy Combs, Jalyn Patterson

Woodinville captures first Wes-King girls title by sprinting past Glacier Peak

The Falcons snapped the Grizzlies' 19-game winning streak in the bi-district title game. Mount Si beats Jackson for the boys title.
Tags: News, Sports, Jackson, High School Sports, Grizzlies, Falcons, Woodinville

Ex-Hokies QB Jackson heading to Maryland

Former Virginia Tech quarterback Josh Jackson announced Monday night that he is transferring to Maryland, where he is expected to be a frontrunner in the competition for the starting quarterback job.
Tags: Maryland, Football, Jackson, Virginia Tech, Josh Jackson, Hokies

Stone Posted A Picture Of The Federal Judge On His Case With Crosshairs

Roger Stone posted a picture on his Instagram Monday of U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, the federal judge presiding over his case, with crosshairs in the corner. In the post, he accuses “Deep State hitman Robert Mueller” of ensuring that his case landed in her hands, since she’s an Obama appointee – the implication being that she’s out to get him. He ends his post with his classic digital panhandling for his legal defense fund.   View this post on Instagra...
Tags: News, Obama, Hillary Clinton, Jackson, Benghazi, Roger Stone, Robert Mueller, Amy Berman Jackson, Paul Manafort, Deep State, Kate Riga

Off the Deep End: ‘A Star is Born’ and Why the MPAA Needs to Include Depictions of Suicide in Its Ratings

Content warning: this article contains forthright descriptions of suicide and suicidal thoughts. It also contains spoilers for A Star is Born . I was hospitalised recently, due to a risk of committing suicide. I’d been fighting depression and anxiety for years, but things truly got bad this past year. I’d recently uprooted to a different country, and uncertainty, isolation, and self-loathing had become major issues. As things got worse, I thought more and more about death, then about me s...
Tags: Movies, America, Features, Netflix, United States, Bradley Cooper, Assholes, New Zealand, Mpaa, Jackson, Jack, Quebec, Christ, Colin Firth, Nz, Cooper

Joe Jackson Celebrates 40 Years of Music in NYC Homecoming Show

If Merriam-Webster defines the word alchemy as "a power or process that changes or transforms something in a mysterious or impressive way", then Joe Jackson has definitely mastered that in his music for the last 40 years. Since emerging from the New Wave scene in the late '70s, the veteran British singer-songwriter has effortlessly and seamlessly incorporated a variety of styles into his sophisticated pop music throughout his career, including ska, big band, jazz, soul, Latin, and classical....
Tags: Music, New York, Review, Berlin, Pop, House, Jackson, Big Apple, Merriam Webster, Joe Jackson, Yowell, New Wave, Kumpel, Jazz Pop, Event review, Sophisti-pop

The era of the all-powerful tech CEO has only just begun, even though Facebook and Snap show why that's a bad thing (SNAP, FB, DBX, ROKU)

At a growing number of companies, particularly in the tech sector, CEOs and other insiders have outsized control over their corporate decisions.  The executives have that control through special shares that give them extra votes. Such arrangements used to be rare, but are becoming much more common. Lyft and several other tech companies that are likely to hold their initial public offerings this year will likely debut with such dual-class stock structures. Companies say such arrangements allow ...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Lyft, Mark Zuckerberg, Congress, Trends, Netflix, Evan Spiegel, Jackson, Wall Street Journal, Journal, Zimmer, Sheryl Sandberg, Securities And Exchange Commission, Logan Green, Zuckerberg

Williams hits 7 3s, scores 28 in Prairie View A&M’s win

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Darius Williams scored 28 points, making seven 3-pointers, and Prairie View A&M defeated Jackson State 79-66 on Saturday night. Dennis Jones added 17 points and Gary Blackston 14 for the Panthers (12-12, 10-1), leaders of the Southwestern Athletic Conference. The Panthers were coming off their only SWAC loss, a 95-90 defeat […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Williams, Jackson, Panthers, Dennis Jones, Jackson State, Gary Blackston, Darius Williams

Jackson leads No. 1 Baylor women in 87-53 win over Oklahoma

WACO, Texas (AP) — Chloe Jackson scored a season-high 24 points and top-ranked Baylor rolled to its 36th consecutive Big 12 Conference victory, 87-53 over Oklahoma on Saturday night. The Lady Bears (23-1, 13-0) are closing in on their ninth Big 12 regular-season championship in a row. They have a three-game lead over second-place Texas […]
Tags: Texas, News, Sports, Jackson, Oklahoma, Baylor, WACO Texas AP, Chloe Jackson

Jackson rallies Omaha past PFW 74-71

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Zach Jackson scored 27 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Omaha scored the last four points of the game to slip past Purdue Fort Wayne 74-71 on Saturday night. Jackson hit two free throws with 4:51 remaining in the game to give the Mavericks (16-9, 10-2 Summit League) a 70-60 lead. […]
Tags: News, Sports, Omaha, Jackson, Mavericks, Neb AP, Purdue Fort Wayne, Zach Jackson

Op-Ed Columnist: The King of Pop — and Perversion

A haunting new documentary lays bare Michael Jackson’s predations and forces us to wonder: Why does celebrity continually excuse perversion?
Tags: News, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Michael, Reed, Child Abuse And Neglect, Documentary Films and Programs, Leaving Neverland (Movie, Dan (Film Director

Comment on gramercy tavern’s gingerbread by Mel

I have Richie, I am in Jackson, WY, so at 6,300. I’ve always adjusted it according to the High-Altitude Baking tips from King Arthur — has worked like a charm, no sinking, perfect moisture, not too wet, It could be the baking temp/time?
Tags: Food, Jackson, Mel, King Arthur, Richie

Jackson scores 17 to lead UMBC past Mass.-Lowell 70-66

BALTIMORE (AP) — KJ Jackson posted 17 points and six rebounds as Maryland-Baltimore County edged past UMass Lowell 70-66 on Saturday. UMBC’s Joe Sherburne made two free throws with 15 seconds left for the final margin after Alex Rivera made a steal and basket with 1:05 to go to get UMass Lowell within two. Arkel […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Jackson, Baltimore, Lowell, UMBC, Umass Lowell, KJ Jackson, Maryland Baltimore County, Joe Sherburne, Alex Rivera

Judge: Mississippi suit to cover all who lost voting rights

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge says a handful of former Mississippi convicts who are suing to have their voting rights restored can represent everyone who falls into that category. The ruling this week by U.S. District Judge Daniel Jordan (JUR’-den) certifying the lawsuit as a class action raises the stakes considerably. A victory […]
Tags: News, Mississippi, Ap, Nation, Jackson, U S District Judge Daniel Jordan JUR

Mueller’s Office Recommends Paul Manafort Serve Up to 25 Years in Prison

Federal prosecutors, who also recommended Mr. Manafort pay up to $25 million in fines, said that a tax and bank fraud scheme allowed him to hide millions of dollars in “ill-gotten gains.”
Tags: News, Jackson, Justice Department, Gates, Trump, Andrew, Mueller, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Kilimnik, Manafort, Paul Manafort, Amy Berman, Paul J, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel

This Week: A Judge Agrees With Mueller That Manafort Lied

An Aug. 2, 2016 meeting in a Manhattan cigar room — at which then-Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort met with a former colleague linked to Russian intelligence, Konstantin Kilimnik, to discuss a peace plan for Ukraine — is key to special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, prosecutor Andrew Weissmann told U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson at the hearing last week. A transcript from that hearing also suggests that special counsel Robert Mueller’s office believes Manafort lied in the hope...
Tags: News, Vladimir Putin, Abc, White House, Russia, Ukraine, Cnn, Fbi, House, New Jersey, PAC, Manhattan, Jackson, Justice Department, Helsinki, James Comey

At 243 Pounds, Trump Tips the Scale Into Obesity

The president gained four pounds since last year, pushing his body mass index into the obese category, but the White House physician otherwise declared him in “very good health.”
Tags: News, Obesity, White House, Cholesterol, Jackson, Weight, Trump, Sean, Conley, Diet And Nutrition, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Ronny L, Scale Into Obesity