Gun Violence in PG-13 Movies Has More Than Tripled Since 1985 (Study)

Gun Violence in PG-13 Movies Has More Than Tripled Since 1985 (Study)
Last year, the amount of weapons use in PG-13 titles was greater than that in R-rated films. The amount of gun violence in top-grossing PG-13 movies has more than tripled since 1985 and last year exceeded the gun violence in top-grossing R-rated movies …
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First Look: iTunes Store movies: What you need to know
So much for the iTunes Music Store. Now that Apple’s iTunes-based emporium of digital entertainment contains not only music, music videos, short films, and TV shows, but actual feature-length movies, the company has finally admitted what the rest of us …
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10 Great Movies That Owe a Deep Debt to Philip K. Dick
Science-fiction author Philip K. Dick died in 1982, yet he looms large over popular culture even now, especially in Hollywood. It’s not just the influential movies like Blade Runner, Total Recall, and Minority Report that are directly adapted from Dick …
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Why NCAA Men’s Basketball Has More Upsets Than Women’s Basketball

Why NCAA Men’s Basketball Has More Upsets Than Women’s Basketball
Both the Men’s and Women’s NCAA Division I basketball tournaments tipped off last week. While analysts may continue to bemoan the effects of the “one and done” rule on the level of play in the men’s game, quality of play in the women’s game has …
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What happened to Winthrop women’s basketball and former coach Kevin Cook?
As Baylor poured on the points during an NCAA-record breaking 140-32 win over the Winthrop women’s basketball team in December, Eagles coach Kevin Cook stared across the court. His new boss, Winthrop athletic director Ken Halpin, had traveled with the …
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Kansas women’s basketball’s McKenzie Calvert intends to transfer, granted permission to contact other schools
After an off-the-court incident involving redshirt-sophomore guard McKenzie Calvert, Kansas men’s basketball sophomore guard Lagerald Vick and freshman guard Josh Jackson loomed over the Kansas women’s basketball team’s disappointing season, Calvert …
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More Rockin’ Apps For Drummers

More Rockin’ Apps For Drummers
Six years ago the app market was a young tech toddler, clumsily stumbling around the block with chintzy music programs that were borderline useless. A few years later the market grew into its gawky phase, offering valuable musical apps while still feeling …
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The 10 Douchiest Drummers of All Time
Rarely does the desire for rehab warrant the title of douchebag. After all, trying to remedy a drug addition is tough enough when you’re a normal person, let alone a rock star from the ’80s (seriously, they don’t even make addicts like that anymore).
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Six neglected drummers who deserve recognition
“Give the drummer some!” James Brown once demanded, but drummers often don’t get enough attention and acclaim. Though singers and lead guitarists are celebrated by the hundreds in rock annals, drummers are often turned into punch lines (‘How do you …
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The Lost Boys Television Show: ‘iZombie’ Creator Rob Thomas Pushing For More ‘Peter Pan’

The Lost Boys Television Show: ‘iZombie’ Creator Rob Thomas Pushing For More ‘Peter Pan’
Veronica Mars and iZombie creator Rob Thomas has an ambitious plan for The Lost Boys series: each season will span a decade. Thomas envisions seven seasons for the anthology series, based on director Joel Schumacher‘s 80s classic. Every season of …
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Forget the Ratings, Television Is a Growth Business with Record Profits
On Dec. 14, 2011 the top broadcasters in the U.S. renewed their long-standing TV rights agreement with the National Football League. The deal, which kicked in for the 2014 season, promised billions of dollars in future revenue to the NFL, in exchange for …
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This is Your Child’s Brain on TV
Limiting exposure to television may be one of the best ways to help kids succeed in school. Despite the number of educational programming geared towards toddlers, it’s unknown if kids under age 2 can actually learn from TV. The negative effects of …
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Rant: Be More Seafood Adventurous

Rant: Be More Seafood Adventurous
“As Mark Kurlansky noted in his oyster-centric history of New York, The Big Oyster, up until the 1920s, the average New Yorker ate annually as many as six hundred local oysters as part of a locally sourced seafood diet of more than thirty-six pounds of …
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The Seafood You Should and Shouldn’t Eat
Wild Atlantic mackerel is rich in omega-3s that help your brain fire at full. Atlantic mackerel is low in contaminants, too, making it a strong seafood pick for you and the planet. Bonus tip? Beware of “organic” seafood. Although there are some organic …
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Crock Pot Seafood Gumbo
Note: We use referral links to products we love. Hey y’all! GOODe Ole Boy here! If you’ve watched any of our YouTube videos, (y’all HAVE subscribed, right???) then you know that I: Love to eat Love to eat seafood Complain that we never make enough …
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Survey: Consumers want more seafood in restaurants

Survey: Consumers want more seafood in restaurants
Many Americans would like to see more seafood on restaurant menus, and they’d rather it be wild than farm-raised, according to a study recently conducted on consumer attitudes toward fish and seafood by Datassential for the Alaska Seafood Marketing …
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Peruvian Seafood Stew with Cilantro Broth
Spicy, fragrant Cilantro Broth is the delicious base of this flavorful Peruvian Seafood Stew. Those of you who have been here a while will probably already guess how versatile this soup can be, even to the point of substituting the seafood itself.
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Korean Seafood Ramen Recipe & Video
Today I’m sharing super simple recipe that pretty much fool proof! It’s instant ramen noodles recipe! Don’t judge the recipe yet though! I had this memorable & delicious seafood ramen at Busan, South Korea while I was traveling the country.
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Wine calendar: Royal Park holiday tastings, Beaujolais festival, more

11695008_10155908385095595_8865429426816875994_nWine calendar: Royal Park holiday tastings, Beaujolais festival, more
Tuesday, Nov. 8: Huth & Harris Wine Merchants will hold a tasting of six wines from Purple Feet Distributors with appetizers 7-9 p.m. It’s $ 40. H2 is at 221 Court St., Medina. Registration required; click here. Wednesday, Nov. 9: Colonial Wine and Beverage …
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Food and wine tastings
Amistad, 4255 A1A South, Suite 10 (Seaside Plaza), offers complimentary wine tasting every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday. For information, call 547-2446.
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REGION: Industry praise for farmers market wine tasting bill  New rules added to appease critics limit tasters to one 3-ounce pour and only one winery is allowed per farmers market Inland farmers market operators expect to start getting applications from small wineries in the Temecula Valley Wine Country New …
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WSUP plays more classic rock to please faculty

WSUP plays more classic rock to please faculty
With the nearest alternative rock radio station 38 miles away, WSUP decided to take the leap and change their current format of playing alternative rock music all day, even if it would mean losing listeners. Fortunately for the University of Wisconsin …
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iHeart Sweeps Top Classic Rock Station Award Picks.
The top classic rock stations in large, medium and small market categories have been announced by Team Rock, Classic Rock Magazine and KMG Networks. The three stations to be feted at the Classic Rock Awards Nov. 11 in Tokyo are all iHeartRadio properties …
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Metal Hammer and Classic Rock magazines to be saved from closure
Metal Hammer, Prog and Classic Rock magazines have been saved from closure, after being purchased by Future Publishing for the price of £800,000. 73 staff were put out of work and reportedly told they would not be paid for the month of December, when …
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NBA D-League vs. European Basketball: Why don’t more players go to Europe?

NBA D-League vs. European Basketball: Why don’t more players go to Europe?
The following article is a guest contribution by Benjamin Haynes, Esq. Haynes is a former Division 1 Basketball Player at Oral Roberts University and currently practices law in the State of Florida. Many current and former college basketball players …
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What was the best Decade of NBA Basketball?
80s we’re the best decade, even as a rockets fan. Young Hakeem, Sampson, Mccray, Robert Reid, Moses Malone, Calvin, Rudy. For me as a Rockets fans, it’s the 90s. No contest. Two Rockets championships sandwiched by MJ’s greatness. Nothing since has been close.
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Fun Friday: NBA Basketball
I watched the President talk to Bill Simmons about the Chicago Bulls (and Jeremy Lin) just now. I hope Obama gets his wish to welcome the Bulls to the White House as NBA Champions. But I don’t root for the Bulls. They killed the Knicks too many times in …
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Explore Kid S Travel, Travel Road, and more!

Explore Kid S Travel, Travel Road, and more!
That way when you freak out you have proof that you did it. landscape-photo-graphy: Spectacular Travel Photography Collected From Around The World True Living is a dedicated page of travel and adventure photography which features spectacular images …
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Split Underwater Photography of the Milky Way (PHOTOS)
German photographer Johannes Holzer, 38, was mesmerized by the Milky Way so much that he bought a star tracker. I was fascinated that you can see the milky way, but I had absolutely no idea how to take a picture of it, Holzer said. Purchasing the …
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Photography talk
VERNON – The Vermont Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel met 19 times before Nov. 8, 2016 But everything changed that day, when Entergy announced a tentative deal to sell Vermont Yankee to NorthStar Group Services, a New York-based …
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