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Five takeaways from new ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ trailer | NBCNews.com

Five takeaways from new ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ trailer | NBCNews.com

“For months, the focus on “Solo: A Star Wars Story” lay primarily on the drama off the screen after original directors, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, were replaced with Ron Howard in mid-production.”  Read the full story (source) : https://www.nbcnews.com/pop-culture/movies/five-takeaways-new-solo-star-wars-story-trailer-n863991  MORE

Save Memphis College of Art? Group Trying To Keep Art School Open | Commercial Appeal

A core group of artists and professionals has been organizing to keep open Memphis College of Art despite the school’s October decision to close by May 2020.  Their “Save Memphis College of Art” online petition had drawn more than 3,000 signature clicks on change.org by Thursday. But the group has been meeting on Monday nights for months, planning a more…MORE

The Walking Dead: Chandler Riggs Reveals Most Painful Final Scene | EW.com

We all knew it was coming after Carl revealed in The Walking Dead’s midseason finale that he had been bitten by a zombie. That made Sunday’s midseason premiere, titled “Honor,” a goodbye sendoff to one of the few original characters and actors left that started the show. Read the full story (source): The Walking Dead: Chandler…MORE

Florida school shooting: School resource deputy stayed outside | CNN

Florida school shooting: School resource deputy stayed outside | CNN

Parkland, Florida (CNN)The armed school resource deputy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, waited outside the school building as the shooting unfolded last week, officials said. Scot Peterson never went in after taking a position on the west side of the building, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said at a Thursday afternoon news…MORE

Mike Tyson Breaks Ground on Pot Ranch in California | RollingStone.com

Mike Tyson Breaks Ground on Pot Ranch in California | RollingStone.com

Mike Tyson is apparently getting into the marijuana business. The former heavyweight champion recently broke ground on a 40-acre plot of desert in California, which he intends on turning into a cannabis resort that produces “high quality strains of THC and CBD,” The Blast reports. Tyson also hopes to advance research on the health benefits of marijuana…MORE

Jeopardy! Judges Are Sticklers When It Comes to Coolio Song Titles | Spin.com

In a world of game shows that often pander to the lowest common denominator, Jeopardy! has always stood apart. A certain level of pretension is ingrained in the show—consider its central conceit of having contestants answer in the form of a question—and the public loves that about it. There’s nothing quite like watching three nerds duke it out…MORE

Senator Al Franken Resigns

Senator Al Franken Resigns

Sen. Al Franken: “I am leaving while a man who has bragged on tape about his history of sexual assault sits in the Oval Office”    MORE

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