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Best Netflix films of 2020

Best Netflix films of 2020

With millions of people staying at home because of Covid-19, it’s been the year of sitting down in front of the box… or laptop.A study released by Ofcom in August revealed that UK viewers spent 40% of their waking hours watching TV at the height of the coronavirus pandemic and 12m Brits had signed up…

Everything coming and going on Netflix the week of June 14th

Everything coming and going on Netflix the week of June 14th

Netflix’s library is still growing in June with 21 new shows, movies, and specials this week. There aren’t many familiar names on the list this week, but Ryan Murphy’s The Politician is returning for its second season, for those of you who liked the first. There’s also an anime movie about a girl who turns…

VP contender’s Cuba baggage a burden in Florida

MIAMI (AP) — Until recently, Robert Lewis had never heard of Karen Bass, the California congresswoman in contention to be Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s running mate. But the recent college graduate had long heard stories from his grandfather recounting the days of oppression in Cuba under Fidel Castro.When he learned that Bass had called…

Republicans Invite America to Play the “Dear Leader” Lottery

Republicans Invite America to Play the “Dear Leader” Lottery

David Bossie knew he’d fucked up as the word started to emerge from his mouth. The 2016 Trump campaign veteran, now representing Maryland in the Republican National Convention’s roll call of delegate votes Monday morning, was supposed to say that the Civil War border state had been a vital conduit for runaway slaves and a…

The Dismal Politics of the Sports World’s
“Wokest” League

The Dismal Politics of the Sports World’s “Wokest” League

The Bubble—the sealed-off campus at Disney World in Orlando, Florida, where the National Basketball Association has resumed its pandemic-interrupted season—is pervaded by an uneasy calm. No one there has yet tested positive for Covid-19, allowing the NBA to avoid the embarrassment of MLB’s reopening in July, which was marred by an outbreak among players on…

Tom DeLonge’s Warped UFO Tour

Tom DeLonge’s Warped UFO Tour

Luis Elizondo wanted me to believe. I’d spent the past few hours pounding Diet Cokes at the Chart House bar north of San Diego while Elizondo, a retired Army counterintelligence special agent and former head of the Pentagon’s UFO program, drank beers and told me war stories. It had been about half a year since…

Cuban: National anthem police out of control

Jul 20, 2020Tim MacMahonESPN Staff Writer CloseJoined ESPNDallas.com in September 2009Covers the Dallas Cowboys and Dallas MavericksAppears regularly on ESPN Dallas 103.3 FMDallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban declared that the “National Anthem Police in this country are out of control,” leading to a tense exchange on Twitter with Senator Ted Cruz, a Republican who represents…