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‘Jay and Silent Bob Reboot’ Brings Back Shannon Elizabeth, Adds Wrestler Chris Jericho

Jay and Silent Reboot is shaping up to be a reunion of almost everyone that Kevin Smith has ever worked with. Not only are stars from the various View Askewniverse movies returning in this one, but cast members from Zack and Miri Make a Porno have made a comeback, too. Therefore it comes as no surprise that Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back star Shannon Elizabeth is back as Jay’s thief lover Justice. But there is one surprise that comes in the form of WWE wrestler Chris Jericho being part of the c...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Instagram, Justice, Casting, Africa, Time, Sequels, Bob, Smith, Jay, Miri, Kevin-Smith, Jericho, Zack, Shannon

Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba's 'Miri' Is a Beautifully Unpredictable Work of Art

None From an international perspective, few players of the stringed ngoni are as renowned as Malian artist Bassekou Kouyaté, leader of the band Ngoni Ba. Much of his global clout comes from his reputation as an innovator, melding plugged-in rock with West African folk sounds to engage a broader base of listeners than your average ngoni virtuoso. 2015's Ba Power saw Kouyaté at perhaps the peak of this hybrid sound, an electrifying exploration of the ngoni's stylistic limits.He and Ngoni Ba retur...
Tags: Music, Review, Africa, World Music, Music Review, Miri, Gonzalez, Kouyate, Konya, Casey Driessen, Afel Bocoum, Driessen, Sacko, Majid Bekkas, Amy Sacko, Bassekou Kouyate

Extra $100 off on Breeze FAT Tire Bikes.Breeze Helmet Free on Miri & Breeze fat Tire

A bug out vehicle at a minimum must have: Long range Be able to go off road Capacity to carry stuff Be fast Be able to go through snow, mud or water Breeze bikes come with meet many of these needs. These bikes go upto 45 miles on a single charge, are built for off roads and mountains (check out the video below), come with a powerful 500W motor and shock absorbers for a comfortable ride. Can easily navigate snow (check out picture below of Breeze Miri in snow). Not only you get $100 off on...
Tags: Weapon, Safecastle, Miri

10 Natural Wonders Of Malaysia

For travellers who are seeking an original tourism experience, I have come up with a list of 10 natural wonders of Malaysia that is undeniably beautiful.  This list was created personally by me, and now being recommended to anyone who wants to experience the best natural tourism destinations in Malaysia.  These natural wonders are not man made, but purely nature made, so places like Cameron Highlands Tea Plantations or even Putrajaya and others do not qualify in this list. 10 Natura...
Tags: Travel, Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Cameron, Sabah, Pahang, Selangor, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching, Miri, Sarawak, Tourism Malaysia, Moss, Putrajaya, Cameron Highlands

TidalCycles, free live coding environment for music, turns 1.0

Live coding environments are free, run on the cheapest hardware as well as the latest laptops, and offer new ways of thinking about music and sound that are leading a global movement. And one of the leading tools of that movement just hit a big milestone. This isn’t just about a nerdy way of making music. TidalCycles is free, and tribes of people form around using it. Just as important as how impressive the tool may be, the results are spectacular and varied. There are some people who take o...
Tags: Programming, Music, Free, Berlin, Tech, Code, Artists, Coding, Tokyo, Open-source, Upgrades, Tidal, Github, Alex, Listening, Bogota

Sarawak More To Discover Campaign Launch

The Sarawak More To Discover Campaign for 2019 and 2020 was officially launched at the JW Marriott Hotel in Kuala Lumpur on the 16th October 2018 to media and tourism industry players from here .  A creative approach in tourism for the coming year, the Sarawak Tourism Board and also the Ministry of Tourism Sarawak came up with a simple and yet catchy logo for this campaign that is schedule to run for two years.  The Sarawak Tourism Minister, CEO and other VIP's during the launchin...
Tags: Travel, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Brunei, Borneo, Miri, Sarawak, David Jr, Lun Bawang, Bakelalan Sarawak, Sarawak Tourism Board, Bakelalan, Borneo Jazz Festival, JW Marriott Hotel, Sarawak Sarawak, Kuala Lumpur What

7 great movies you can watch on Netflix this weekend

Netflix can be a bit daunting, since there's so much to choose from. But we're here to make that easier.  Every week, we look through what's available on the streaming service and recommend seven movies you can watch over the weekend. Some of our selections recently came to Netflix, like the excellent new original movie, "Private Life." And some have been available for a while. You just might have missed them because Netflix's algorithm didn't know you as well as it thought it did. From the new...
Tags: Trends, Netflix, United States, Seth Rogen, Paul Giamatti, Nicolas Cage, Miri, Kevin Smith, Zack, Mandy, Kathryn Hahn, Private Life, Netflix Original, Elizabeth Banks Must Love Dogs, Sarah Nolan

What’s streaming on Netflix in October

In October, there is plenty of horror and Halloween programming on Netflix, but there are also some great movies and interesting series streaming. “Making a Murderer: Part 2” will air nearly three years after the release of Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos’ original documentary about Steven Avery. The filmmakers have returned to the Midwest to follow Avery, his co-defendant and nephew Brendan Dassey, their families and their legal teams as they fight for exoneration. “Bodyguard,” the British terr...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Robin Hood, Disney, Sport, Afghanistan, Netflix, Things To Do, Soccer, Kevin Hart, Bronx, Avery, Orange County, Kiernan Shipka, Mel Brooks, Adam Sandler

Everything Coming To Netflix In October

Netflix, increasingly the one-stop shop for all things entertainment, is working overtime to deliver scary goods this October. The streaming platform is dropping a catalogue tailored to the season — some of it new, some of it old, and all of it downright spooky.These goods will include the new Sabrina reboot and an adaptation of The Haunting of Hill House as well as a few Netflix Original Films and two really, really scary Halloween classics. And, if these don't suit your fancy, Netflix has alr...
Tags: Facebook, Fashion, Music, Netflix, Miri, Sofia, Hill House, Sabrina, Christine McConnell, Hasan Minhaj, AdvocateThe Green MileThe Lake, Molly HartleyViolet Evergarden, Netflix OriginalTarzan, Netflix OriginalLarva Island, Alex HananWhat

New Netflix October 2018 Movie and TV Titles Announced

New Netflix October 2018 movie and TV titles announced The Netflix October 2018 movies and TV titles have been announced and can be viewed below! All Netflix October 2018 titles and dates are subject to change. You can also view the titles disappearing from Netflix in October underneath. Which Netflix titles are you looking forward to and which are you sad to see leaving the service? RELATED: New Netflix September 2018 Movie and TV Titles Announced Netflix October 2018 Titles Available 10/1...
Tags: TV, Movies, Robin Hood, Disney, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Kevin Hart, Bronx, Adam Sandler, Miri, Derren Brown, Sofia, Bridget Jones, Kubo, Katwe

Bakelalan Airport [Review]

This is a review of the Bakelalan Airport in Sarawak, specially done for anyone who is planning to visit this beautiful highland in northern Sarawak, on the island of Borneo.  Bakelalan is one of two main highland towns that offers probably the best of Malaysian Ecotourism and also rural tourism, which is purely community driven by the local Lun Bawang people here.  Review of the Bakelalan Airport in Sarawak Arriving at the Bakelalan Airport First of all, you should take n...
Tags: Travel, Airports, Malaysia, Brunei, Malaysia Airlines, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia Airports, Miri, Sarawak, David Jr, Lun Bawang, Bakelalan, Lawas, Bandar Seri Begawan, Northern Sarawak

Things To Do In Bakelalan

Here is a list of things to do in Bakelalan, based on actual experiences that I have done over the years visiting this unique part of Sarawak, which borders Kalimantan.  Bakelalan is home to the Lun Bawang people who live 3000 feet up in the Maligan Highlands, which is sometimes referred to as the Kelabit Highlands. This is truly one of Sarawak's most hidden gem for a true tourism experience.  What To Do In Bakelalan The general landscape view in Bakelalan For those headin...
Tags: Travel, Google, Indonesia, Ecotourism, Malaysia, Sabah, Borneo, Miri, Sarawak, Kevin, David Jr, Carolyn, Kalimantan, Lun Bawang, Bario, Bawang

Miri Handicraft Center

The Miri Handicraft Center is now a brand new modern building and located in the heart of Miri City. This center has been the heart of ethnic and cultural products of northern Sarawak since the 1990's and still continues to do so till this very day.  As I have been frequenting Miri since 2013, I have always made it a point to visit the Miri Handicraft Center to see if there was anything to purchase. This is purely due to my collection of native Sarawakian items. The Miri Handicraft ...
Tags: Travel, Malaysia, Borneo, Miri, Sarawak, Interior, David Jr, Places to Visit in Sarawak, Things to do in Sarawak, Things to do in Miri, Jalan Brooke, Meritz Hotel, Miri City, Sarawakian, Miri Handicraft Center, Coco Cabana

Container City Miri

The all new Container City in Miri is definitely a place worth checking out for not only locals but also for anyone who is visiting this amazing resort city. Located in North Yu Seng Road in the main city, this is one of the most happening places in Miri now. The name Container City Miri also may sound like a lifestyle bazaar, but in actual fact, it is a food haven that operates from refurbished containers. Yes, those old shipping containers have been converted into kitchens at this exciti...
Tags: Travel, Indonesia, China, Malaysia, Brunei, Sabah, Miri, Sarawak, PETALING JAYA, David Jr, Singapore Indonesia, Chong, Things to do in Sarawak, Miri Food, Things to do in Miri, Jalan North Yu Seng

Miri was built on oil Sibu was built on the timber trade Kapit is built on coal and rubbish

Friday 11th May 2018Well now Kapit is a bit of a dump It is by far the dirtiest town we have ever seen in Malaysia and we have probably risked our health eating there However we didnt journey three hours up the mighty Batang Rejang to
Tags: Travel, Malaysia, Miri, Sibu, Kapit, Batang Rejang

Duck durian and other delicious delights as we journey further south so the food just keeps getting better

Wednesday 9th May 2018Our flight from Miri to Sibu on Tuesday was on time and we found a really nice little new boutique budget hotel right in the centre of town. The food here is wonderful. It seems that it gets better with every kilometre
Tags: Travel, Miri, Sibu

A longboat river cruise more caves then back to Miri

Saturday 5th May 2018When the generator goes off at 1 a.m. so does the solar power so no light no fan just heat We couldnt wait for the power to go back on at 7 a.m. so we at least had the little fan again So Saturday morning starte
Tags: Travel, Miri

Borneo: The Off-the-Beaten-Track Road Trip

Borneo has been on my bucket list since I was a little girl. Stories of jungle people, head hunters and exploratory expeditions up wild rivers filled with crocodiles called to my soul. When you think of ultimate road trip destinations, chances are Borneo isn’t the first place that comes to mind. But if you want to take a road trip that is off the beaten path, full of adventure and education, and guaranteed to be one that none of your friends did over their last summer vacation, taking the long,...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Featured, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Singapore, Ukraine, Thailand, Malaysia, Brunei, Venice, Mecca, Google Maps, Sabah, Borneo, Destinations

Kevin Smith Has Dropped 100 Pounds — But He's Not The Only Celeb To Undergo A Dramatic Weight Transformation!

Kevin Smith is bitter but fitter! The filmmaker took to Instagram to document his dramatic weight loss journey and the continuous will power it took to get him there. Sharing a side by side of himself at the Zack and Miri Make a Porno premiere in 2008 with a selfie he snapped this week, Smith compared his current "under control" self to the man that "would've inhaled" the buttercream cake that was served at an AMC event he attended earlier. The 47-year-old has lost an overall total of 100 pounds...
Tags: Celebs, Instagram, Smith, Miri, Kevin Smith, Zack, Instagram WENN

BVO Duty Free Premium Outlet

With the trend of factory outlets in Malaysia soaring, a brand new concept called BVO Duty Free Premium Outlet is set to open on the island of Labuan in Malaysia in 2019.  This will also be the first of its kind in Malaysia and will officially open its doors by mid or end of 2019. According to press releases, the target date to open the BVO Duty Free Premium Outlet is by the first quarter of 2019.   Duty Free Premium Outlet in Labuan While Labuan remains one of the lesser visit duty fr...
Tags: Travel, China, Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Airlines, Sabah, Borneo, Airasia, Kota Kinabalu, Miri, Sarawak, Genting Premium Outlets, Premium Outlets In Malaysia, Klia, Sepang

Coco Cabana Miri - A New Lifestyle and Entertainment Place

If you have been to Miri recently in 2017 and 2018, you may have already been to Miri's latest lifestyle and entertainment place called Coco Cabana. And if you have not, or plan to visit Miri soon, you should be reading this article.  Coco Cabana is a modern seaside area where there famous Miri Seahorse Lighthouse is located at Marina Bay.  Previously, this place was known as the Marina Bay Seafood Restaurant, but it was taken over buy a new management in early 2017. The main event ...
Tags: Travel, Malaysia, Borneo, Miri, Sarawak, Marina Bay, David Jr, Brighton Beach, Things to do in Sarawak, Parkcity Everly Hotel, Things to do in Miri, Miri Marriott Resort, Miri City, Miri Resort City, Coco Cabana, Miri Coco Cabana

New Venue for Borneo Jazz 2018

A new venue has been selected for the upcoming Borneo Jazz Festival 2018 in Miri Sarawak. This brings exciting news to festival visitors as for the last 12 years, the jazz event has always been held at the Everly Park City Hotel and Resort. This time around, the 13th Borneo Jazz Festival will take place at Coco Cabana at the Marina Bay in Miri, Sarawak. Locals are excited to see this change after more than a decade of the usual beach resort venue. Another new concept is that the Borneo J...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Borneo, Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia Music Festivals, Music Festivals In Malaysia, Marina Bay, David Jr, Zainal Abidin, Miri Sarawak, STB, Borneo Jazz Festival, Jazz Festivals in Malaysia

The Weinstein Company to Declare Bankruptcy After Sale Talks Fail

The Weinstein Company to declare bankruptcy after sale talks fail In the fallout of the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault scandal that has rocked Hollywood, the company he co-founded with his brother Bob has been attempting to salvage itself with a sale of all its content to another owner. Investors Maria Contreras-Sweet, Ronald Burkle and Dallas private equity firm Lantern Asset Management had been in negotiations to acquire the assets of the company for $500 million, but now those talks have ...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Movies, Harvey Weinstein, TV News, Dallas, Bob, Quentin Tarantino, The Weinstein Company, Miri, Board, Kevin Smith, Company, Zach, LA Times, TWC

Recommended Marketing Podcasts: Week of January 22

Podcasts are a great way to educate yourself. Whether you’re on the train, in the car, at your desk, or anywhere in between, this medium is an incredible vehicle for supplementing your industry knowledge. Every week, I’ll be sharing with you some of the best marketing podcasts around, spanning the whole marketing landscape. Whether you’re new to podcasts or you’re a seasoned listener, I know you’ll find value in each weekly round-up. Let’s get listening, shall we? The Science of Social Media ...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Microsoft, Youtube, NFL, Seo, Park, Bob, Economist, Miri, Digital Marketing, Howell, Facebook She, Facebook News, Bob Knorpp, Hailley Griffis

New Leaf Book Club • Vote for February 2018 • A Rainbow of Reading

Let's select the book we'll read and discuss in February 2018! All are welcome to vote, but please don't vote unless you plan to participate in the discussion, whatever the selection. This is a poll. Vote for as many books as you'd like. Questions? FAQs |
Tags: Books, London, Patricia Highsmith, California, Georgia, Taiwan, Karen, Dave, Britain, United States, Nepal, Peter Matthiessen, San Diego, Book Clubs, Homeland Security, Edinburgh

From Doodles To Real Life: A Fusion of Ceramics and Illustration

Miri Orenstein is an illustrator/ceramist based in Manhattan who's found a way to beautifully combine all of her skills. After taking pottery lessons, Miri fell in love with the process and began making small batch ceramics that allowed her to join all of her favorite things: illustration, ceramics, design, and photography. I'm obsessed with the simple black and white, hand-drawn feel that all of her drawings incorporate. She refers to her hand-drawn characters as 'her women', ea...
Tags: Art, Manhattan, Miri, Miri Orenstein

Visit Miri Year 2018

If you have already been to Kuching, then you should consider your next destination to be Miri as the Visit Miri Year 2018 will be quite interesting for anyone visiting Sarawak.  Miri is located in the north west of Sarawak bordering the kingdom of Brunei, which is only two hours drive and also one of the main gateways to the Mulu National Park. Miri is also home to the international Borneo Jazz Festival and country music festival.  This article will provide you with general information...
Tags: Travel, Featured, Malaysia, Brunei, Borneo, Kuching, Miri, Sarawak, David Jr, Miri Sarawak, Miri Miri, Tamu Khas, Miri City, Miri Resort City, Visit Miri Year 2018, VMY2018

5 National Parks You Must Visit in Malaysia

For the ecotourism and outdoor lover, these are 5 national parks you must visit in Malaysia when you plan a visit to this beautiful tropical country.  Malaysia has over 20 national parks and a majority of them are found in Sarawak, Sabah and the peninsular, and all of them are tropical rainforest types of national parks.  These national parks are well maintained and offer an incredible experience for just about any outdoor or Eco lover and are rich with flora and fauna. To get to some of ...
Tags: Travel, Outdoors, Featured, Ecotourism, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Brunei, Sabah, Borneo, Pahang, Kelantan, Kuching, Miri, Sarawak, George Town, Penang

Top Bird Watching Places in Malaysia

These are currently the Top Bird Watching Places in Malaysia, based on speaking to various professionals and bird watchers in the last twelve months since the end of 2015. I have also attended birding workshops in Malaysia and attended numerous bird watching trips to come up with this list.  The top bird watching places in Malaysia are also in no order and purely based on popularity, infrastructure and accessibility to these places, where many birders have visited. What are the Top Bird W...
Tags: Travel, Featured, Indonesia, Birds, Thailand, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Bird, Sabah, Borneo, Pahang, Kota Kinabalu, Miri, Sarawak, Bird Watching, Bird Watching In Malaysia