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Brent Briscoe, Beloved Character Actor of Parks and Recreation and Twin Peaks Fame, Dead at 56

Added: 21.10.2017 14:27 | 0 views | 0 comments

Brent Briscoe, who’s perhaps best known to recent television audiences for his portrayals of the soft-spoken diner owner JJ on Parks and Recreation and Buckhorn’s capable detective Dave Macklay in Twin Peaks: The Return, has unexpectedly died at the age of 56. Per Variety, Briscow was treated in a hospital ...


Ducktales Remastered on Android

Added: 20.10.2017 12:10 | 8 views | 0 comments

Triverse writes, "Before I start this review, I want to say, this is how remakes should be handled. The original Ducktales game was an 8-Bit Nintendo Entertainment System game that was a dear classic to almost everyone that played it. Capcom handled the NES version while Disney have handed the reigns to Wayforward for the remake. This was a wise decision as Wayforward are on top of their game nearly all the time a breath of fresh air in this modern world of release and patch later. Ducktales on Android has become a 2.5D side scrolling adventure that will have you humming the television theme song as you play."


Spanish government aims for January regional elections in Catalonia: PSOE

Added: 20.10.2017 9:29 | 7 views | 0 comments

The Spanish government has agreed with the opposition Socialists (PSOE) to hold regional elections in January in Catalonia as part of the extraordinary package of measures to temporarily impose direct rule on the region, Socialist politician Carmen Calvo said in an interview on national television on Friday.


TV Academy makes moves to possibly oust Weinstein

Added: 20.10.2017 7:45 | 13 views | 0 comments

The Television Academy could soon become the latest Hollywood organization to distance itself from Harvey Weinstein, in the wake of multiple allegations of sexual harassment and assault brought against the film and television mogul.


US lawmakers want crackdown on Facebook, Twitter political ads

Added: 19.10.2017 21:41 | 15 views | 0 comments

US lawmakers, alarmed that foreign entities used the internet to influence last year's election, introduced legislation on Thursday (Oct 19) to extend rules governing political advertising on television, print and radio to also cover social media like Facebook.


What You Need To Know About The Honest Ads Act

Added: 19.10.2017 21:16 | 15 views | 0 comments

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to Democratic Sen. Mark Warner about the Honest Ads Act, a proposal to regulate online political advertising the same way as television, radio and print.


The Progress 1000: London's most influential people 2017 - Performers: Screen

Added: 19.10.2017 21:05 | 16 views | 0 comments

What an export showcase for the UK. The West End remains a hub. our television series go global, and some of our finest performers are courted by Hollywood

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RT bucks DOJ request to register as a foreign agent

Added: 19.10.2017 20:58 | 11 views | 0 comments

The Russian television network RT is resisting the U.S. government's request that its American arm register under the Foreign Agents Registration Act.


Can South Korea unearth its own Tiger Woods?

Added: 19.10.2017 10:05 | 20 views | 0 comments

As South Korea's Y. E. Yang strode across the 18th fairway at Hazeltine National on a sunny August afternoon eight years ago, a television commentator said what everyone was thinking.


Russian TV host Ksenia Sobchak launches election challenge against Vladimir Putin

Added: 19.10.2017 9:41 | 0 views | 0 comments

A Russian television presenter has announced she will run against Vladimir Putin for the presidency.

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