Vocal Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Vocal. (Page 11)

Results 201 - 220 of 171,233 in Vocal

  1. Rush Limbaugh: Idris Elba Can't Play James Bond Because He's BlackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | CBS Local

    Political commentator and angry bag of marshmallow fluff Rush Limbaugh went on the record this week to respond to rumors that the next James Bond would in fact be played by the exceptionally prolific and highly successful Idris Elba. You see, Limbaugh does not think Elba should play James Bond, because James Bond has always been white and must always be white or else Hollywood will undoubtedly collapse unto itself.

    Comment?

  2. Rush Limbaugh: Idris Elba can't play Bond, he's 'black'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | New York Daily News

    Fans of Idris Elba, pictured, have said for years he'd be a great James Bond, and Sony Pictures co-chair Amy Pascal agreed in a January email that leaked recently. If Idris Elba is cast as the next James Bond, the film surely won't be called "From Rush with Love."

    Comment?

  3. Rush Limbaugh Says Idris Elba Can't Play James Bond Because He's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | E! Online

    Daniel Craig may still be our James Bond , for now, but it looks like there are already a lot of opinions swirling over who should play the character next. After emails were leaked between Sony execs eyeing Idris Elba for the film franchise, Rush Limbaugh offered his two cents on the matter.

    Comment?

  4. Daily holiday film recommendation: 'Scrooge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Examiner.com

    The 1951 British film " Scrooge " is the best version of Charles Dickens' story ever to be put on screen. It embodies everything the story is supposed to be about.

    Comment?

  5. It's a Very Ayn Rand ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Stranger

    When Rand Paul becomes president, this is going to be America's favorite Christmas tale, not some crappy ghost story written by an old dead British dude. One of my favorite Christmas traditions is watching conservative Christians try to reconcile the holiday season's many messages of selfless giving with their own selfish political philosophy.

    Comment?

  6. Ebenezer Scrooge: The Quintessential Controlling PerfectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Psychology Today

    When Charles Dickens wrote the famous novella A Christmas Carol in 1843 little did he know that he would be describing in the character of Ebenezer Scrooge, the quintessential "controlling perfectionist" or what is labeled in the DSM-5 as the Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder . Prior to his epiphany on Christmas Eve, Scrooge is depicted as the embodiment that all that so common to the controlling perfectionist .

    Comment?

  7. Baby stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Cavalier Daily

    In Stephen King's memoir "On Writing," King compares the process of crafting long works of fiction to "crossing the Atlantic Ocean in a bathtub." Easy for him to say, considering his bathtub is equipped with a high-performance engine.

    Comment?

  8. Getting AdventurousRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Daily Star

    "The Questions We Ask" was one of the 15 films that were screened at the recently completed Bangladesh segment of 'Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2014', hosted by Kewkradong Bangladesh, at the premises of Bishwo Shahitto Kendro. To promote the ever-growing enthusiasm of adventure sports worldwide, Banff Center located in Banff, Alberta organises the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour every year.

    Comment?

  9. Hobbit finale premieres at Block busterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Daily Star

    Grameenphone and Blockbuster Cinema have jointly brought "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies", in Bangladesh. The epic fantasy adventure film, directed by Peter Jackson is the third and final installment in the three-part film adaptation based on the novel "The Hobbit" by JRR Tolkien.

    Comment?

  10. Books we loved (and some we didna t) in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Star-Telegram.com

    Trying to decide how to use that bookstore gift card you got for Christmas? We're here to help with a few of our favorites from 2014. Happy reading.

    Comment?

  11. It's time to fill our cups and enjoy time togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Squamish Chief

    Life kicked into high gear a couple of months ago and I haven't seen hide nor hair of my sanity since. After going back to work full-time - in an office with other humans, no less - I've had to adjust to a whole new reality.

    Comment?

  12. The Home Team / My 20 favorite books of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Westport News

    Today's column was inspired by two of my passions: teaching writing, and listening to sports talk radio. The night before composing this piece, I was teaching my last writing class of 2014.

    Comment?

  13. Unauthorized Photojournalism Images Turned Into Custom Smartphone Cases on AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Popular Photography

    A gut-wrenching image of a lifeless child being carried away from the scene of a bomb blast appeared today, emblazoned on an iPhone case for sale on Amazon. photographer Tyler Hicks, who'd captured the it earlier this year.

    Comment?

  14. A kid at heart in a candy storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Burnaby Now

    Charlie Sigvardsen, 84, has been running Charlie's Chocolate Factory for 43 years - and he shows no signs of stopping. Photograph By Jacob Zinn Charlie Sigvardsen, 84, has been running Charlie's Chocolate Factory for 43 years - and he shows no signs of stopping.

    Comment?

  15. Professor Must Defend Claim She Blocked FilmRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Courthouse News Service

    The producers of a archeological documentary have a contract interference claim against a Vanderbilt University professor but not against the university itself, a federal judge ruled. Associated Producers Ltd. and Simcha Jacobovici sued Vanderbilt and professor Robin Jensen for interfering with their National Geographic contract to produce an "archeological film concerning the burial cave in Jerusalem," the ruling says.

    Comment?

  16. WOWT To Air 1965 Omaha Version Of "A Christmas Carol"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    WOWT NBC Omaha will be airing the Creighton Prep High School production of A Christmas Carol at 10:30 Christmas Eve night. The show first aired in 1965 as a collaboration between then WOW-TV and the drama department at the high school.

    Comment?

  17. Rush Limbaugh Freaks Out About Idris Elba Playing James BondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Crooks and Liars

    "James Bond is a total concept put together by Ian Fleming," Limbaugh said. "He was white and Scottish, period.

    Comment?

  18. 'Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol' Is Still A Holiday ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Crooks and Liars

    As recently as 2006, many listeners told the National Public Radio program Talk of the Nation that Mister Magoo was their favorite Ebenezer Scrooge. Back in 1962, "Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol" was the first animated Christmas special created especially for television.

    Comment?

  19. 'Tis the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Daily Star

    It is a fair, even-handed, noble adjustment of things, that while there is infection in disease and sorrow, there is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humour" - Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol IMAGINE a dish with beef, mutton, raisins and prunes, eaten in a porridge like state and known as frumenty. Come the reign of King George I and in 1714, this gruel is reinvented as the traditional Christmas pudding we have so come to associate an English Christmas with.

    Comment?

  20. Two Takes on Ebenezer ScroogeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Library of Economics and Liberty

    One of my favorite movies to watch this time of year is the Alastair Sim version of A Christmas Carol . Watching it many times and then, finally, actually reading the Charles Dickens story, has led me to a view that is at odds with that of many people I talk to.

    Comment?