December 12 In Pop Culture History

December 12 in Pop Culture History 1787 – Pennsylvania became the second state to ratify the U.S. Constitution. 1901 – Guglielmo Marconi sent the first Atlantic wireless (radio) transmission (three beeps) from Cornwall, England, to Newfoundland, Canada. 1913 – Stolen from the Louvre Museum in Paris on August 11, 1911, Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece The […]

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Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund 10th Anniversary Gala in Los Angeles

Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund Will Commemorate 10th Anniversary of Dio’s Passing with Gala Awards Fund-Raiser at The Wiltern in Los Angeles on February 20, 2020 10th Anniversary Memorial Awards Gala Will Honor Recipients in Eight Award Categories The Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund, founded in memory of the …

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December 11 In Pop Culture History

December 11 in Pop Culture History Babies born today were probably conceived on Saint Patrick’s Day. 1769 – Venetian Blinds were patented in London by Edward Bevan in England. 1844 – Dr. Horace Wells became the first person to have a tooth extracted after receiving an anesthetic (Nitrous Oxide) for the dental procedure, by Dr. […]

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Royal Blood Announce 2020 U.S. Tour Dates

The band will play select headlining shows in May with BONES UK. (TRR) – British rock duo Royal Blood have announced a string of 2020 U.S. tour dates. Amid their festival appearances next year, the band will play a select amount of headlining shows during the month of May. Support will be… Continue reading

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Our Amazing Experience Visiting Happy Place!

If you are in search of the perfect way to spend a fun-filled evening with family and friends then we highly recommend taking a visit to the Happy Place pop-up experience (hint, hint: it is a great idea for a fun holiday experience). It is truly an Instagram dream come true! It is the perfect place for individuals who are in search of something unique and fun to do while actually having an experience with one another. After all, these days it’s more about experiences and sharing memories (especially via social media) then just visiting a place to stare at exhibits. The best part is that it works for individuals of all ages! We also adore Happy Place’s mission statement which says: HAPPY PLACE was created because we BELIEVE that our world today can use a lot more happiness. To make this DREAM come true, we set out on a journey to create a special place where anyone who walks in is surrounded by all things HAPPY. Individuals love the interactivity and Happy Place provides it in abundance! The Age Of The Nerd staff had …

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Ministry: Prescripture – Fully Authorized Visual History Book Signing Friday the 13th

Ministry: Prescripture Out Now Fully Authorized Visual History Book Includes Anecdotes From Members Of The Smashing Pumpkins, ZZ Top, Cheap Trick, NWA, Ramones, Nine Inch Nails & More Plus “(Every Day Is) Halloween (Acoustic)” 7-Inch featuring Dave Navarro (Jane’s Addiction)  Watch & Share Video Al Jourgensen To Appear In Chicago For Book Singing Friday, December 13 At Morgan’s On Fulton Order Book Here …

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The Official Trailer For Ghostbuster’s Afterlife Has Arrived

  Last week the world got a taste of what’s to come with the release of a teaser trailer for Ghostbuster’s Afterlife. You can check out that out here. Earlier today the official trailer for the movie was released. Fans of the films from the ’80s should be over-joyed after watching the trailer because we get a new original story with sprinkles of the past. In Ghostbusters: Afterlife, when a single mom and her two kids arrive in a small town, they begin to discover their connection to the original ghostbusters and the secret legacy their grandfather left behind. The film is written by Jason Reitman & Gil Kenan. Jason Reitman is the son of Ivan Reitman who directed the original two films. Ivan Reitman will also produce. The film will star Paul Rudd, Finn Wolfhard, and Carrie Coon. It has been rumored that the surviving original Ghostbusters Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, and Ernie Hudson will also be in the film. As a fan, I can’t wait to see the original cast return to the franchise and help put a …

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December 10 in Pop Culture History

December 10 in Pop Culture History 1033 (Earthquake) Ramala (West Bank) 1478 – Arte dell’Abbaco (‘The Art of the Abacus’), the first teaching math book, was printed and distributed in Treviso, Italy. Author unknown. 1845 – British engineer Robert Thompson patented the first pneumatic (air pressured) tires. 1869 – Montana granted women the right to […]

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‘Harriet’ ‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ and ‘Little Women’ Win Women Film Critics Circle 2019 Awards

Director Kasi Lemmons was dedicated to telling the impactful story of a woman who put herself in great peril throughout her life to help change the world and her stunning movie Harriet, reflects this commitment to storytelling with rapt attention to detail. In what is just the start of the award’s season, Lemmon’s direction, the […]

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Krokus Announce Final North American Tour

(TRR) – Seminal Swiss metallers Krokus have announced plans for their final North American tour. The trek kicks off on September 18, 2020, at Canton Hall in Dallas, TX and wraps up on October 10 at the legendary Whiskey-A-Go-Go in Los Angeles, CA. The trek will make stops in several… Continue reading

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Watch The New Trailer For Disney’s Live Action Remake Of ‘Mulan’

Disney has given us a slew of live-action remakes that have been remarkable such as “The Jungle Book”, “Beauty and the Beast”, “Dumbo” and “The Lion King” to name a few and now we can look forward to the upcoming remake of “Mulan”. The new trailer for the upcoming film show’s our favorite Disney warrior “Mulan” who is more than determined to fulfill her destiny and win over our hearts. The film was shot in both China and New Zealand and the scenery looks absolutely amazing. Mulan is played by Liu Yifei, aka Crystal Liu, a star of the big screen in China. Just like in the 1998 cartoon version of the story, her character is engaged to be married but decides to join the army instead, against the will of her family and the orders of the emperor, played by Jet Li. Mulan disguises herself as a man to defend her people against the Hun invasion. The film is being directed by Niki Caro, who was hired by Disney following the success of Whale Rider and The Zookeeper’s Wife. …

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Composer Jefferson Friedman Discusses His Score to DC Universe’s New Animated Series ‘Harley Quinn’

By: Dan Moore When DC fans remember David Ayer’s Suicide Squad, they probably first think of Margot Robbie’s incredible portrayal of Harley Quinn. This wasn’t the first time we have been introduced to this character, Harley Quinn originally appeared in the 1992 show, Batman: The Animated Series, and was voiced by Arleen Sorkin.  Since Suicide Squad, the character has reached a new level of popularity, spawning Halloween costumes and a whole new sense of punk style for young girls among many things.  Ahead of the follow-up, spin-off titled Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn, due out in February, DC Universe has just released an animated series solely dedicated to the frequent accomplice and lover of Joker, titled Harley Quinn.  One of the many standout elements of the new streaming series is the score by composer Jefferson Friedman, which he has described as “power punk crossed with carnival music”.  Jefferson is no stranger to DC Universe, he scored the 2017 Vanessa Hudgens series Powerless.  To get a better idea of Jefferson’s scoring process for Harley Quinn …

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