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Women Control Gotham Awards Nominations, ‘Very First Cow’ Leads All Films

Kitty Green’s “The Assistant,” Kelly Reichardt’s “First Cow,” Eliza Hittman’s “Never Rarely Sometimes Always,” Chloe Zhao’s “Nomadland” and Natalie Erika James’ “Relic”  have been nominated as the best independent films of 2020 at the 30th annual IFP Gotham Awards, the Independent Filmmaker Project announced on Thursday. All five nominees in the Best Feature category were…

Facebook admits it ‘poorly’ obstructed some political ads due to ‘technical concerns’ as Joe Biden’s project knocks it for being ‘completely unprepared’ (FB)

Summary List Placement Facebook admitted on Thursday that it “improperly” restricted or paused some political and social issue ads due to technical glitches with its ad review systems. In a blog post Thursday evening, Facebook said that “technical flaws… caused a number of ads from a wide range of advertisers to be paused improperly, and…

Super salads

LOSING weight is a permanent goal for many. We all know the drill, cut calories and exercise to lose weight and firm up. But the quality of those calorie-conscious meals also play an important role in helping you reach your goals. Enjoying loads of vegetables and legumes in salads can enhance your meals and also…

People are doing whatever they can to avoid advertisements, so brands like KitchenAid, Verizon, P&G, and J&J are producing more long-form documentaries

Summary List Placement   Last month, KitchenAid released its first documentary, “A Woman’s Place,” a 30-minute film that follows three female chefs who overcome bias in the male-dominated culinary industry. “We looked at a plethora of issues and landed on this because it ties really well to our brand purpose of creating possibility in the…

Grappling Report: Polaris Squads Provides Non-Stop Action

A rundown of the biggest headlines and news from the world of competitive grappling. Polaris Squads was the very first event of it’s kind, taking a leaf out of the Quintet book to create a team grappling format, but making a host of changes to the established ruleset. The event featured two teams of eight…

Epidemiologist: Trump has a chance to change his public health rhetoric on COVID-19 after virus spreads in his administration

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump tested positive for COVID-19 after one of his counselor Hope Hicks tested positive for the novel coronavirus.  Earlier on Thursday night, Trump said he and his wife would quarantine as they await results.  This is the first time Trump would be quarantining following contact with someone who had the virus.…

The 8 Most Important Memes of 2019

Nowadays, memes go through the internet like excrement through the titular character of the The Untitled Goose Game. As were rocketing through this information superhighway like fish in a tube (remember when the people of Twitter longed to be salmon?), claspi…