Glastonbury: All you need to know about headliners Radiohead, Foo Fighters and Ed Sheeran – BBC News

June 23, 2017

… Radiohead chats to Annie Mac Annie Mac: How are you all feeling about this? Ed O’Brien: To be honest, a little nervous. A few days ago we were doing the setlist for a show in Denmark and we all fessed up: We had the Glastonbury tingles. You know, that anticipation and slight nerves. It means a lot. It’s a huge one. What does it feel like to stand on that stage and look out to 100,000 people? The first time we played it in ’97, it felt like we were looking out upon this scene of …


How do you get over your home burning down? – BBC News

June 22, 2017

Image caption Maria De Vita’s neighbour died in the fire When Maria De Vita heard glass smashing at her home in Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, she thought it was someone outside doing a spot of late-night recycling. She later discovered it was one of next door’s windows exploding in a fire in which her neighbour died. Ms De Vita woke her two young daughters and they left the house with nothing. The girls even had to go to school the next day dressed only in their …


The Revolutionary Street Art Project That Inspired Banksy And Empowered A City’s Youth

June 15, 2017

… thought to myself, fucking hell, this is amazing. Hes 15 and painting like this? I thought, this boy is going to go far, Nation said. John Nation describes this piece by Jody Thomas as one of the Barton Hill Youth Center’s most defining artworks. For Inkie, Nations project acted as a vital central hub for the citys graffiti artists in the pre-internet era of the late 80s to mid-90s. Without this center and Johns support of our artwork, Bristol would not have had the scene it …


URGENT: The Latest: 3 Australians Among Injured in London Attacks

June 6, 2017

… United Kingdom." The ministry emphasized Turkey's readiness to support the U.K. in its fight against extremism ___ 12:10 p.m. The attack in London Bridge, a busy area filled with hotels and restaurants, has left many visitors and tourists stranded after police cordoned off a large area near the crime scene. Many spent the night in improvised sleeping spaces, from the floors of hotel bars or restaurants to chairs of conference rooms. Sue and Jason Dunt and a second couple, Richard and …


Police Tell Londoners to Run and Hide as Attack Underway in London

June 4, 2017

… don't yet know the full details, but this was a deliberate and cowardly attack on innocent Londoners and visitors to our city enjoying their Saturday night. I condemn it in the strongest possible terms. There is no justification whatsoever for such barbaric acts. The London Ambulance Service said at least 20 patients had been taken to six hospitals. Live television pictures showed one man being detained near the scene shortly before midnight local time (7pm EST) but it was unclear if he had …


These new 3D scan fit helmets could make football safer

… and the Vengeance Pro, which tout new lightweight builds with high safety ratings. The two companies are currently locked in a legal battle over patent infringement but a new player is primed to enter the scene. Starting this year, NFL and college players will be allowed to wear headgear made by Vicis, a Seattle-based startup whose Zero1 helmet is designed to yield to contact and “deform” at the point of impact, unlike Schutt and Riddell’s designs, which have rigid outer shells …

May 28, 2017

Castlemorton Common: The rave that changed the law – BBC News

… and you’d go in convoy.” Image caption Ravers remember it as a positive atmosphere with like-minded people Mrs Spagg believes the combination of a gloriously sunny bank holiday and the promise of a ready-made party was what drew ravers to Castlemorton. “You were getting [sound system collectives like] Spiral Tribe and the big [underground] DJs of the time latching onto the idea to take it out doors and the free festival scene was a real “no brain” way to do …

May 28, 2017

Where To Meet A Guy In LA With A Real Job

… name is Michelle but everyone calls me Mickey” even though nobody ever called her that. Anyway, this fake it till you make it attitude makes it hard to date in LA, because everyone is a Lyft driver or screenwriter aka unemployed. If you want to meet a guy with a real job, because yes you do, then here’s what we suggest. 2. Brunch In Santa Monica Santa Monica is to be avoided during the week but on the weekends there’s a decent brunch scene and you can walk to the …

May 21, 2017

Facebook’s still buying up sports rights now including baseball

… companies have been slowly but surely buying into streaming rights for live sports just as those companies are also investing in live video. The biggest splash came in 2016 when Twitter won the rights to stream the NFL’s Thursday night games. Since then, Twitter has also made deals for baseball games. Amazon jumped into the scene this year by grabbing those Thursday NFL rights. Sports leagues, meanwhile, are figuring out how to best make money from their live events as TV viewership …

May 19, 2017

Eurovision streaker wearing Australian flag has quite a history of pranks

… the rest of Kardashian clan to popularise natural beauty among teenage girls who follow and defend them blindly,” he wrote in an Instagram post via the BBC. Let’s just say his history says it all. WATCH: This 82-year-old DJ makes dumplings by day and rocks Tokyo’s club scene by night More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsBloxy Lifetime Access and Updates For The Bloxy Site Builder, Plus 10 TemplatesFAN MARKETER – Get Unlimited Fans to Your FanPages This …

May 17, 2017

Alec Baldwin: People Love Me Because of Trump

… way that Saturday Night Live or 30 Rock writers are funny, I can report that he is the most gifted storyteller Ive worked with in over three decades in televisionand Ive worked with some really funny comics. When Baldwin tells a story or describes a scene from a classic film, he becomes the characters hes talking about. Its wrong to describe his impressions as mere mimicry: Theyre visitations from the likes of Anthony Hopkins, Marlon Brando, John Travolta, et al. And what I found so winning …

May 15, 2017