“There’s so much at stake. Our industry is requiring health safety inspectors to monitor the crew and taking temperatures, especially when you have asymptomatic people,” said Trey Burvant, president of the Louisiana Film and Entertainment Association and founder of Second Line Stages, a film facility in New Orleans. “If your lead actor goes down, you’re […]
Descendants You might not have heard of this 2015 Disney Channel movie, but if you know anyone between the ages of 5 and 15 right now, you can bet that they know all about it. This musical fantasy from Newsies and Hocus Pocus director (and Dirty Dancing choreographer) Kenny Ortega is set in a world where the villains […]
Classic and extravagant: The most beautiful libraries in the world Everything is big in China With an archive of more than 30 million books and other media, the National Library of China is one of the seven largest libraries in the world. It was built as the “Capital Library” in 1809 and later renamed the […]
THE FACTS: It’s not true that infections are high only because the U.S. diagnostic testing has increased. Trump’s public health officials have repeatedly shot down this line of thinking. Infections are rising because people are infecting each other more than they were when most everyone was hunkered down.
The Fraternal Order of Police endorsed Trump during his 2016 campaign and its executive director, Jim Pasco, told the Washington Post last year that he estimated 80% of his members backed Trump. The bulk of organized labor is coalescing around Biden in 2020, but police unions are a rare sector that has grown as membership […]
1:50 p.m. Trump claims executive powers to provide relief: President Trump signed an executive order Saturday that he said would extend the unemployment benefits for Americans after a stalemate with Congress on a new stimulus package. At his golf club in Bedminster, N.J., Trump said his order would give Americans $400 a week in jobless […]
No trailer for The Batman, but we’ve got a Batsuit-themed teaserThere’s been no official trailer – but Reeves has revealed an apparent camera test for The Batman, which features Robert Pattinson in the Batsuit. This video is moody, immediately bringing to mind Marvel and Netflix’s Daredevil series. The coloured lighting, the slow-building music, the out-of-focus […]
To be sure, there are benefits to the work-from-home model, apart from saving hundreds of dollars in gas and tolls on commute. Offices are full of distractions, such as water cooler gossip, myriad opportunities for socialization, unnecessary meetings — the list is endless.
At least 260 students and eight teachers in the Cherokee County School District were quarantined after multiple students and teachers tested positive for the virus during the first week of school. In a statement on its website, the district reported positive cases in at least 11 students and two staff members. Among them was a […]
Classic and extravagant: The most beautiful libraries in the world An oak-ey idea The double-storey “Long Room” in the old Trinity College Library in Dublin is 64 meters long and 12 meters wide. But the space wasn’t always as impressive as it is today. Its flat, plaster ceiling was removed in 1858 and substituted by […]