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B-Day: 'We fight and we fight to win'
Labor's media advisors are channelling the energy of General George S. Patton, played in the film Patton by actor George C. Scott. Photo: Reuters The embattled Gillard government's battalions of media advisors, facing a tough budget and an even more diff from Sydney Morning Herald Read more »
Remembering the 73 men who died in 'The Forgotten Airship'
Like the famed Hindenburg, the helium-filled USS Akron went down along the New Jersey coast during the Great Depression, killing dozens of people. But while the spectacular Hindenburg crash is a staple of U.S. history and was the subject of a Led Zeppeli from NJ.com Read more »
‘Emperor’ commands attention
A tantalizing throwback to the 1970 classic “Patton” featuring a signature turn by George C. Scott in the title role, and of course the 1977 Joseph Sargent film “MacArthur” with Gregory Peck, Peter Webber’s “Emperor” arrives on the heels of the recent from Boston Herald Read more »
Kim Morgan: Three Favorite Oscar Moments
The Academy Awards -- one of cinema's most supreme accolades (or so they tell us). So prestigious that, as many filmmakers and actors claim, it's an "honor" just to be nominated. A gift from your peers, a historic milestone, a career changer, an ... oh . from The Huffington Post Read more »
‘Orphans’: no beef with Alec
And the Jeremy Piven Award for Best Meltdown by a Performer Who Will Never Work Again on Broadway goes to . . . Shia LaBeouf, who was fired this week from “Orphans.” LaBeouf has been tweeting up a storm about his abrupt exit. He also released e-mails bet from New York Post Read more »