Real-Life Stories Behind Best Picture Nominees – ABC News

ABC NewsIf many of this year’s best picture nominees sound familiar, it could be because they are based on real-life stories. Six of the nine Academy Award nominated films claim…

Spot-on Muppets ad replaces everyone in New York with Animal – Gizmodo

Spot-on Muppets ad replaces everyone in New York with AnimalGizmodoIf you leave aside the fact that The Muppets are shilling for the world’s crappiest brand of tea, this TV commercial…

On 49ers: In Harbaugh-to-Cleveland saga, the only winner is Harbaugh – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeSANTA CLARA — The Harbaugh-to-Cleveland story has taken on a he-said, she-said, Browns-said quality. The truth usually lies somewhere in the middle, but in this case, it seems to…

Godzilla Movie Trailer #2 Premiering On Tuesday At 10 AM PST – Comicbook.com (blog)

Godzilla Movie Trailer #2 Premiering On Tuesday At 10 AM PSTComicbook.com (blog)A new trailer for Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures’ upcoming Godzilla film will arrive tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. PST.…

Social media’s double-edged words – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsA lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth puts on its shoes, Mark Twain said back in the horse-and-buggy age. And now we have…

Snakes invade casino? Ask the social-media lie detector – CNET

CNETAn international group of researchers funded by the EU is working on a lie detector for social media that could make it easier to separate online truth from lies and…

Ravens RB Rice Arrested Then Released

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and his fiancé were involved in an altercation at the Revel Casino in Atlantic City, NJ late Saturday night. The Baltimore Sun broke the story…

Cleveland State has big letdown in front of a big crowd: Terry Pluto – The Plain Dealer

Cleveland State has big letdown in front of a big crowd: Terry PlutoThe Plain DealerCLEVELAND, Ohio — Gary Waters took a deep breath, leaned back in his chair — and…

Harlem and Malcolm X’s daughter slam Nicki Minaj for online artwork that they … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsDon’t disrespect Malcolm. That’s the message the slain civil rights leader’s daughter wants to send to pop star Nicki Minaj, whose use of Malcolm X’s likeness for…

Blake Griffin Slaps Justin Bieber at Starbucks? Chris Kaman Reveals Truth … – Latin Post

Latin Post… says that there is no truth to the Starbucks altercation. “Gossip Cop checked in with a source close to Bieber, who tells us exclusively that the rumor is…

Peyton Manning Interview, Denver Broncos QB,: Super Bowl XVLIII

Peyton Manning gave a great, classy interview in the wake of being on the wrong end of a 45-8 Super Bowl XVLIII game where the Seattle Seahawks beat the Denver…

Michelle Malkin’s #MyRightWingBiracialFamily Great Social Media Effort, Masks Ugly Truth

The “#MyRightWingBiracialFamily social media effort was started by conservative blogger Michelle Malkin, and where she used social media to start a campaign encouraging conservatives who are in biracial families to…

Pete Carroll Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl Media Session 1-26-14

QUOTES FROM SEATTLE SEAHAWKS MEDIA SESSION HEAD COACH PETE CARROLL (on not having any players on the roster with Super Bowl experience whether he gave them advice on the week…

NJ. Sen. Steve Sweeney: I’ll shut down government if Chris Christie reneges on … – NJ.com

NJ. Sen. Steve Sweeney: I’ll shut down government if Chris Christie reneges on …NJ.comSenate President Stephen Sweeney today said he is willing to shut down state government if Gov. Chris…

Joe Tuman Aims At Libby Schaaf, Jean Quan In Oakland Mayor’s Race Video

Joe Tuman has fired the first official shot in the unfolding 2014 Oakland Mayor’s Race. In a new YouTube video sent to supporters and called “Meet Joe Tuman,” Mr. Tuman…

Brad Pitt — Looking High and Tight … ‘Cause It’s Fashion, Baby! – TMZ.com

TMZ.comPitt cruised into LAX on Sunday looking like he was heading to basic training — sporting a high and tight fade … telling paps, “It’s fashion, baby.” Truth is Brad’s…

Was Meryl Streep Correct in Calling Walt Disney a ‘Bigot’? – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterThe actress accused the mogul of being sexist, racist and anti-Semitic, but experts who have dug in to the icon’s controversial legacy say the truth is more complicated. Meryl…

Deep Freeze Puts Chill in Tailgating in Green Bay – ABC News

ABC NewsJeff Giardinelli embraced the cold outside Lambeau Field dressed in a No. 8 Steve Young jersey, red San Francisco 49ers knit cap and Candlestick Park-themed scarf. He’ll remember his…

How ‘Lone Survivor’ truth trumped Hollywood – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLOS ANGELES — Mark Wahlberg and retired Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell can share a chuckle now about Luttrell’s fears of bringing his deeply personal tale Lone Survivor to Hollywood.…

Lockerbie victims remembered 25 years on – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukThe 25th anniversary of what remains the worst act of terrorism on UK soil was remembered at memorial services in Scotland, England and the United States yesterday. Relatives of the…

Lockerbie father Jim Swire: ‘Tell us the truth’ – BBC News

BBC NewsThe father of a woman who was killed in the Lockerbie bombing has demanded British and US governments “tell the truth” about who was behind the attack. Libyan Abdelbaset…

MLB ready to outlaw home plate collisions as concern over concussions grows – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — These rules might not be perfect, and they are not yet final, but one prevailing truth makes this a good week for…

President Obama Speech At Nelson Mandela Funeral: Transcript

President Barack Obama spoke at the funeral for Nelson Mandela today, and The White House provided a transcript of his remarks. They appear below. President Obama spoke at First National…

Heisman Trophy 2013: Jameis Winston vs AJ McCarren, Johnny Manziel, Jordon Lynch

The 2013 Heisman Trophy competitors are Jameis Winston of Florida State, Alabama’s AJ McCarren, Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel, Jordon Lynch of Northern Illinois, Auburn’s Tre Mason, and Andre Williams of…

Ravens Pull Off Craziest Win Ever

Once upon a time the Baltimore Ravens played during a snowstorm at M&T Bank Stadium.  It was a cold, wet and messy game against the Minnesota Vikings. The last two…

PG&E CEO Tony Earley To Defend Faulty San Carlos Pipeline At CPUC Today

PG&E CEO Tony Earley, who’s taking a lot of heat for the faulty pipeline that exploded in the San Bruno PG&E case, is scheduled to make a presentation at 3…

Jason Kidd admits he spilled his drink on purpose – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Jason Kidd drink-spilling saga continues. After the Brooklyn Nets coach spilled his Coke on Wednesday night to buy his team a timeout, he blamed it on sweaty hands.…

Tricia Helfer On Sofia Vegara’s “Killer Women” January 7th 2014 On ABC

Tricia Helfer’s known for two things: her killer legs and her role as ‘Number Six,’ the humanoid cylon on the rebooted Battlestar Galactica from 2004 to 2009. But now the…

Jimmy Kimmel’s “Kill All The People In China” Skit Uproar Is Silly

Jimmy Kimmel unleashed a skit featuring kids, and in the mode of the AT&T commercials where kids say the darnedest things, and in it, one kid did say a darnedest…

Richie Incognito Voicemail To Jonathan Martin: Dolphins Joe Philbin To Blame

Richie Incognito’s voicemail to Jonathan Martin, his teammate, as both are offensive linemen for the Miami Dolphins, has blown this matter of alleged harassment to new, high levels of intensity.…

SF Waterfront Prop B and C: Vote Yes

The San Francisco Waterfront’s very history is said to hang in the balance with Proposition B and Proposition C, but the reality is anything but that. The truth is that…

Deadline’s Nikke Finke Attacked By Blog She Created

Nikke Finke is the legendary Hollywood business blogger and creator of Deadline.com who’s broke many a story about the doings of executives in Tinsel Town over the years. Over that…

Ravens vs. Steelers…Game on!

It’s rivalry week! <crickets> Hello…it’s rivalry week…anyone, anyone? <crickets again> No smack talk, no jokes, nada… It’s really rivalry week! The 3-3 Baltimore Ravens head to Pittsburgh to face their…

Chevron Ecuador: Richmond Mayor’s Comparison To Refinery Accident Is Crazy

Chevron Ecuador compares to Chevron Oil Refinery Accident? Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin can’t resist acting like an irresponsible and unknowing political activist, even as the Mayor of Richmond. (Bet she…

Chevron Ecuador: Steven Donziger’s Phony Story For New York Trial

The trial of Chevron v. Steven Donziger is under way as this is written, and this blogger has to fire off at the totally phony narrative that’s been launched and…