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27 min ago | Route 66 News

More about that Diet Mountain Dew commercial

Posted by Ron Warnick in Music , Television . Tags: Bobby Troup , Diet Mountain Dew , Johnny Lydon , Johnny Rotten , Michael Karbelnikoff , Sex Pistols trackback Longtime readers of this site probably have seen a muddy-looking but still-invigorating Diet Mountain Dew commercial featuring an altered version of Bobby Troup's "Route 66" by John Lydon, ... (more)


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Mobsters, The Sex Pistols, Punk

1 hr ago | Charleston City Paper

Is Modern West better than the average celebrity band?

A few Mondays ago, Kevin Costner was in Los Angeles at the premiere of his new football film Draft Day .


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Bull Durham, The Untouchables, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Kevin Costner, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Jada Pinkett Smith

Tue Apr 15, 2014

On Social Marketing and Social Change

The Anniversary of the Sinking of the Titanic

PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry.


Related Topix: The Anniversary, Pop/Rock, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Kathy Bates

BBC News

Hobbit star Armitage set for Old Vic

The actor, who plays Thorin Oakenshield in The Hobbit films, will play the role of John Proctor in Arthur Miller's classic play.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, Macbeth, Spooks, Entertainment, Drama, Television


6 facts about the Titanic on its 102nd anniversary

SALT LAKE CITY &#8212 The R.M.S. Titanic was a glorious and impressively large ship that sank April 15, 1912, after striking an iceberg in the North Atlantic Ocean.


Related Topix: Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Entertainment, Television, Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio

Tax Day in Space: How NASA Astronauts Pay Uncle Sam

The Tax Man cometh for Americans today , and not even astronauts in space can escape their annual terrestrial taxes.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, NASA, Apollo 13, Drama Movies, Adventure

WFAA-TV Dallas

On 102nd anniversary of Titanic's sinking, we're still fascinated

Numerous tragic ship sinkings happened before Titanic and many occurred afterward, yet this is the one people research, write novels about and depict in blockbuster movies.


Related Topix: Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Entertainment, Television

Daily Mail

Chinese tourists invade Thai university and are accused of using ancient moat as toilet

A top Thai university has been forced to install more security after it became an unexpected tourist hotspot for Chinese travellers, following in the footsteps of a comedy caper film.


Related Topix: World News, Thailand, Thailand, Laos Travel, Asia Travel, Travel, Laos Travel, Thailand Travel, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies

International Business Times

Leonardo DiCaprio in PDA With Topless Girlfriend Toni Garrn, Looks...

Leonardo DiCaprio has been spotted having fun with his topless girlfriend Toni Garrn on the beach of Bora Bora.


Related Topix: Shutter Island, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

102 years after Titanic sank, Davis resident writing about mother and grandparents' survival

The original document, currently housed in a museum, was one of the few artifacts he retained from the Titanic's sinking.


Related Topix: Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Watches, Boat Disaster, Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, California, UC Santa Barbara

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

PHOTOS: The hearts of the 'Titanic' cast go on

Stars of the movie "Titanic" Leonardo DiCaprio and Billy Zane arrive at the movie's premier in Hollywood, California on the 14 December.


Related Topix: Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio, Billy Zane, Celine Dion, Pop/Rock

National Journal

TV Just Came Around on Global Warming. Will Anyone Care?

Environmentalists have long complained that climate issues are largely ignored on television news.


Related Topix: Activism, Avatar, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, James Cameron


Billy Campbell, Angus Macfadyen, and Peter Fonda star in this Civil War drama adapted from Harold Frederic's novel The Copperhead, and directed by Ronald F. Maxwell .


Related Topix: Copperhead, Gettysburg, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Gods and Generals, New York

The Escapist

Aliens Director James Cameron: Prometheus "Didn't Add Up Logically"

James Cameron, director of Aliens and other noteworthy films, answered fan questions on Reddit and states he thinks Prometheus was an interesting film, but at the end of the day, "it didn't add up logically."


Related Topix: Avatar, Prometheus, Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, James Cameron

Nude 'Titanic' portrait still haunts Kate Winslet

Los Angeles, April 14 : Actress Kate Winslet says her nude portrait in "Titanic" still haunts her and she refuses to autograph a copy of it.


Related Topix: Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Kate Winslet, James Cameron, Leonardo DiCaprio

Robert Redford Laments 'Paralyzed,' 'Partisan Warfare' in D.C.

One of Robert Redford 's most famous films takes place in the Nixon era, a time that, for all the political chaos, had a pretty fair sense of bipartisanship.


Related Topix: All the President's Men, Drama Movies, Thriller, Celebrities, Robert Redford

I4U Future Technology News

Jennifer Lawrence Wins Best Female Performance MTV Award

Jennifer Lawrence beat several other actresses including Sandra Bullock and Jennifer Aniston to win the prestigious MTV Award for Best Female Performance.


Related Topix: The Hunger Games, Jennifer Lawrence, We're the Millers, Comedy Movies, Bruce Almighty, Celebrities, Speed, Short, Thriller, Documentary Movies, Jennifer Aniston, Drama Movies, Action Movies

On this Day in Movie History, April 14. 1894: Kinetoscope gives birth to movies

On this day in 1894, the first commercial exhibition of motion pictures in history was given in New York City, using ten Kinetoscopes.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Arthur, The Charge of the Light Brigade, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Horror Movies, Animation Movies, Family, War Movies, Drama Movies, The Elephant Man, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities

Sun Apr 13, 2014

She Knows

World is shocked as Leonardo DiCaprio loses over Josh Hutcherson

Congratulations to Josh Hutcherson for winning MTV's Best Male Performance. We all know he killed it as Peeta Mellark in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire , but seriously? The "best" performance? Leo DiCaprio can act circles around the young hunk, but perhaps that's the problem.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Great Gatsby, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio, Josh Hutcherson, Titanic, Action Movies, The Wolf of Wall Street, Wolf of Wall Street, Books, Entertainment


Leonardo DiCaprio Is Bustin' A Groove At Coachella

It keeps popping up on your Facebook feed but you're not sure what the hell it is.


Related Topix: Titanic, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Leonardo DiCaprio, The Flaming Lips, Pop/Rock