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  1. Steve Jobs biopic dropped by SonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lamar Daily News

    Sony dropped the project, based on Walter Isaacson's biography of the late Apple co-founder, Deadline.com first reported. Despite a script adapted by Academy Award-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin, the untitled project has experiencing glitches in finding an actor to play Jobs and a director.

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  2. Dinesh D'Souza: Obama Spolied By a 'Certain Kind of Immunity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Max

    President Barack Obama is forging ahead with sweeping immigration reform against the wishes of Republicans on Capitol Hill because he believes he has complete immunity from the law, conservative author and filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza says. "This is a man who has been spoiled rotten since he was a kid.

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  3. Reese Witherspoon sips on green juice following Wild premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    Reese Witherspoon is demure in animal print blouse as she sips on healthy green juice following glamorous red carpet turn The 38-year-old was seen reviving herself with a healthy green juice as she stepped out wearing a leopard-print blouse in Santa Monica on Thursday. Feeling Wild! Reese Witherspoon shone with pride for her upcoming movie as she donned a leopard-print top in Santa Monica on Thursday The Legally Blonde actress shielded her eyes with a pair of dark shades and kept her make-up to a minimum.

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  4. Universal could pick up Steve Jobs biopic after Sony disconnectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Los Angeles Times

    Steve Jobs speaks at the 2007 Apple Worldwide Web Developers Conference in San Francisco. The co-founder of Apple died in 2011.

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  5. CIA's Official Book Reviewer Unimpressed with Tomes on SnowdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Government Executive

    Journalist Glenn Greenwald steps out of Terminal 4 after arriving at John F. Kennedy International Airport Friday, April 11, 2014, in New York. // John Minchillo/AP The CIA has posted three short reviews of books dealing with fugitive leaker Edward Snowden on its website , including an unflattering write-up of journalist Glenn Greenwald's recent best seller.

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  6. 'Wild' Premiere: Not Just For Women, 'It's a Film About Tough People' and Approved By Bruce DernRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    For Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern and the woman Witherspoon portrays in "Wild," writer Cheryl Strayed, Wednesday night's Los Angeles premiere of the film was more than just a glitzy industry event; it was a family affair. "Ladies and gentlemen, I give you the 'Wild' family," director Jean-Marc Vallee exclaimed after inviting a lengthy procession of the film's cast and crew onto the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Samuel Goldwyn Theater stage.

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  7. Reese Witherspoon Talks 'Wild' ThreesomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Access Hollywood

    Reese Witherspoon divulged what she really thought about acting out a sex scene with two men in the film "Wild." "It was weird," she told Access Hollywood at the Los Angeles film's premiere on Wednesday.

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  8. Debate: Should Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | National Public Radio

    ... now combines with the part-time position of Laureate Professor at the University of Melbourne. Some of his more recent books include The Point of View of the Universe and The Life You Can Save: Acting Now to End World Poverty . In 2014 the Gottlieb ...

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  9. The CIA's Review Of Glenn Greenwald's Snowden Book Is HilariousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | TechCrunch

    ... Peake, listed by the CIA's website as the "curator of the CIA Historical Intelligence Collection," reviewed three books on Snowden for the agency. His take on Greenwald's tome - read the full review here for complete fun - is accidentally hilarious. ...

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  10. Slumming itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Economist

    "BEHIND the Beautiful Forevers", an award-winning book by an American journalist, Katherine Boo, charts the real lives of several families living in Annawadi, Mumbai, a third-world slum in the shadow of a first-world airport. The narrative revolves around the Husains, a garbage-sorting family who are accused of burning their neighbour, Fatima, to death, and who are then financially crippled by both the justice system and the incipient economic crisis.

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  11. Steve Jobs Biopic Dropped By Movie StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ContactMusic.com

    Filmmaker Danny Boyle 's Steve Jobs biopic has been hit with another production drama after studio bosses at Sony Pictures dropped the project. The film's producers have been hit with a number of roadblocks in the past few months, including the loss of their leading men, Leonardo DiCaprio and Christian Bale, who were both billed to portray the late Apple boss in the movie.

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  12. CIA Gives Glenn Greenwald's Book a Negative Review Because of CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Mediaite.com

    In case you were unaware that the CIA doesn't like Edward Snowden , the intelligence agency published three negative reviews of books written about the whistleblower, and they reserved their bitchiness for the one authored by "lawyer-journalist" Glenn Greenwald . " No Place To Hide is the most complete, though far from the most objective account of the Snowden affair to date," the CIA's book review apparatus, the Intelligence Officer's Bookshelf, wrote about Greenwald, who worked with Snowden to break the story of the NSA's mass surveillance program.

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  13. Reese Witherspoona s a Wilda premieres in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | SFGate

    Actresses Laura Dern and Reese Witherspoon arrive at the Premiere of Fox Searchlight's "Wild" at AMPAS Samuel Goldwyn Theater on November 19, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. Actresses Laura Dern and Reese Witherspoon arrive at the Premiere of Fox Searchlight's "Wild" at AMPAS Samuel Goldwyn Theater on November 19, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California.

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  14. Jason Reitman & Nick Hornby Teaming Up for New Bank Heist FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Firstshowing.net

    He's headed back to Searchlight. After releasing his latest film Men, Women & Children this fall, filmmaker Jason Reitman is lining up projects to jump into next.

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  15. Fox News Channel to Air 'Killing Kennedy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | TV Newser

    Fox News Channel will air the film "Killing Kennedy" on Sunday, Nov. 30 at 9 pm ET. The Emmy-nominated film, based on the book Killing Kennedy by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard , originally aired on the National Geographic Channel and drew a record audience of 3.4 million viewers.

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  16. The CIA Reviewed Books About Snowden and Is Not ImpressedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Government Executive

    The CIA has posted three short reviews of books dealing with fugitive leaker Edward Snowden on its website , including an unflattering write-up of journalist Glenn Greenwald's recent best seller. While none of the reviews are positive, the agency takes particular issue with Greenwald's book, No Place to Hide , which documents his meeting with Snowden in Hong Kong last summer and his subsequent writing exposing the government's top-secret surveillance activities, which ignited a frenzied, ongoing international debate about the proper scope of intelligence-gathering operations.

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  17. Fox News Channel to Present the Film a oeKilling Kennedya on Sunday, November 30th at 9PM/ETRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Business Wire

    ... to be one of the most provocative and frequently discussed television news commentators today. With five best-selling books and a memoir, his program continues to be the highest-rated program in cable news for 167 consecutive months in total ...

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  18. The CIA Did Not Enjoy Glenn Greenwald's Book On Edward SnowdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Silicon Alley Insider

    According to a ABC News article published Thursday , the CIA took at "No Place to Hide," wherein Greenwald tells the story behind the series of scoops on the US National Surveillance Agency that he published last year. Those stories were largely based on information provided by The CIA published its review of Greenwald's book, which was released in May, on its website , in a section titled "Intelligence Officer's Bookshelf."

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  19. How could 'The Hunger Games' continue after the movies? Just ask Harry PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    The release of Mockingjay - Part 1 this weekend signals the beginning of the end for The Hunger Games quadrilogy, based on Suzanne Collins's books-though the franchise won't stop when the film series does, at least if Lionsgate has anything to say about it. And thankfully for the studio, there's already a precedent for this type of world-expansion-set mostly by one very important boy wizard.

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  20. National Book Awards go to Phil Klay's 'Redeployment,' Evan Osnos's 'Age of Ambition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... was the only way I knew how to really start thinking [it] through." Amazon had picked Klay's work as one of the best books of March when it was released and Amazon editorial director Sara Nelson called the book "un-put-downable and ... so honest." ...

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