Emma Straub and her husband own Books Are Magic, an independent bookstore in Brooklyn, New York. Four years ago, Judy Blume and her husband, George Cooper, longing for a bookstore in Key West where they live, founded the independent, non-profit Books & Books @ The Studios. Tonight, the two writers turned booksellers sit down to
Including everything you need to know about disinfecting your purchases In the era of social distancing, grocery shopping is one of the only reasons to leave home right now. COVID-19 has made grocery shopping a logistical minefield: can you touch the packages? Why is that person standing so close? Where is all the toilet paper?
Venice, Italy (CNN) — A few days before Italy is set to lift restrictions across much of the country after being locked down since March 10, the streets of Venice are starting to spring back to life. There are no tourists here just yet. Instead the noise is from vacuum cleaners and sanitation crews inside
Huawei is set to launch its Enjoy Z 5G smartphone on May 24, the company said. The phone’s teaser poster was published by the company’s online store on Weibo, revealing the launch details. Although the name of the phone and launch date were mentioned, no other details of the phone were provided. The poster apparently
Ken Osmond — famous for playing the smart-mouthed Eddie Haskell on the classic ’50s family TV series “Leave It To Beaver” — is dead … TMZ has confirmed. The actor died Monday at his home in Los Angeles, surrounded by loved ones and family. His son, Eric, tells us, “He was an incredibly kind and
The Highway: Country Artists You Should Know Volume 1 has just been released worldwide through the Spectra Music Group. The Highway features 11 new tracks from Country Music’s newest superstars that are soon to be household names around the globe. Track List Hot Pursuit – Leanne Pearson Wait for It – Houston Bernard You Made
The Batman’s Colin Farrell Teases ‘Some Tasty Scenes’ Involving Penguin Matt Reeves’ upcoming The Batman will feature plenty of villains unleashing hell in Gotham. One of them will be Colin Farrell’s Penguin, who will lock horns again with The Dark Knight on the big screen for the first time since Tim Burton’s Batman Returns. In a recent
Mahershala Ali shares potential Blade concept art! As fans wait with baited breath for news on whether the upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe adaptation of the legendary Marv Wolfman and Gene Colan character Blade will be a series or film, Mahershala Ali (Ramy) took to Instagram to share art with his likeness used for the vampiric hero, possibly concept
When renown fashion designer Sue Wong undertook the restoration of her beloved The Cedars, the breathtaking palazzo she calls home, no detail nor expense was spared nor overlooked in reinstituting its past grandeur. The Cedars was once the fabled Grande Dame, the epitome of Old Hollywood glamour and reputedly the most opulent home of its
The FMs have just released their new single “Silent City” on TRAX records. Oddly prophetic, the song was written a year ago by frontthem Matte Namer about a pandemic hitting NYC and forcing everyone to stay inside. During the month of April, The FMs shot a music video for Silent City, being creative while working
“Sometimes Love Is Born…..From Second Chances” “For The Love Of Jessee,” the highly anticipated new award winning film from acclaimed writer/director David McAbee is now available….watch it today! Synopsis: After an accident leaves Doctor Luke Matthews (Randy Wayne) a widower and a father in a matter of hours, he must learn how to start over.
California kid Dylan Cash was only eight years old when he became a soap star after he landed the role of Michael Corinthos (full name Michael Morgan Corinthos III) for a 6-year stretch in the early 2000s on the iconic ABC soap opera, “General Hospital.” Dylan Cash was cast alongside his on-screen adoptive parents including
From Greek mythology to modern horror and fantasy, literature is full of fantastic beasts and terrifying monsters. What makes a great fictional monster? Terror, unpredictability, and perhaps an unsettling commingling of the familiar with the unfamiliar? These qualities can all help to create a truly scary monster which haunts our dreams, even though we know
Let It Roll was one of the last holdouts of the European summer festival season and they tried, they really did, to keep the festival going. Working directly with the Czech Culture Minister, posting livestreams and even creating a hashtag, which they successfully got trending. #letssavethesummertogether was focused not only on trying to keep the
The US move to impose a ban on any US tech being used in the production of Huawei chips has sent shockwaves through the semiconductor industry. A couple of reports illustrate this well. Bloomberg notes that the Chinese state is pumping $2.25 billion into Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation. This will apparently give the Chinese state
Image courtesy of CTV. Design by Danielle Campbell. “I’ve been eating home-cooked meals almost every night during lockdown. For some reason, it gives me great pleasure to be in the kitchen prepping all our food.” By Lainey Lui Date May 18, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter We’re officially in Month 3 of self-isolation with an uncertain road