When the Mob Ruled Hollywood →
givemesomethingtoread: On November 4, 1955 William Nelson, a short, stocky 55-year-old retiree who dabbled in stocks and bonds, left his suburban Phoenix tract home, waved good-bye to his wife, slid into his 1953 Ford pickup truck, turned on the ignition and was immediately blown through the top of the cab by a blast so powerful it ripped the door and roof off the nearby garage and rattled...
The Moody Blues, Nights in White Satin.
This state, when it’s at its finest, is a beacon for social justice.– Gov. Cuomo, on NY becoming the sixth and largest state to approve gay marriage (via newsweek)
25 Celebrities You Never Knew Were In Classic... →
Personal Favourite- Jessica Alba in ‘The Secret World of Alex Mac’
I hate it when
you go to youtube to listen to a song from the 1960s and one of the top rated comments is along the lines of “Damn this is so good, kids today have to put up with such shit music”. Which makes no sense whatsoever because kids today are going ONTO YOUTUBE and watching the VIDEO OF THE SONG and thus are PUTTING UP with the EXACT SAME MUSIC the commenter is moaning about not getting!! ...
mjec: The Onion is amazing. I lold.
Film directors are embracing TV →
latimes: Let the major movie studios have their superheroes and pirates. Cable TV has become more innovative, and top moviemakers such as Martin Scorsese, Michael Mann and Gus Van Sant are taking advantage. So so true.
Two years ago, Haiti unanimously passed a law sharply raising its minimum wage...– Obama administration put pressure on Haiti not to increase its minimum wage. (via redforgender) horrifying.(via thismakesmeanxious)(via mrsdalloway) This is practically the plot of Quantum of Solace.
Once, after observing a dark-skinned man in what Ailes perceived to be Muslim...– More lunacy from the Rolling Stone Roger Ailes piece.
According to a study of voting patterns by the University of California, Fox...– Rolling Stone’s alarming profile of Roger Ailes, the man behind Fox News.