Movies Opening this Weekend: June 20, 2008

Get Smart

Get Smart: (Steve Carell, Anne Hathaway) Bungling secret agent Maxwell Smart, also known as Agent 86 for CONTROL, is on a mission to battle the forces of their evil crime nemesis known as KAOS with his more-competent partner Agent 99, (whose real name is never revealed) at his side. When the headquarters of U.S. spy agency Control is attacked and ...

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New to DVD: July 1, 2008

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Vantage Point (Dennis Quaid, Matthew Fox, Forest Whitaker, Sigourney Weaver, and William Hurt) In Columbia Pictures’ action-packed thriller Vantage Point, eight strangers with eight different points of view try to unlock the truth behind an assassination attempt on the president of the United States. Thomas Barnes and Kent Taylor are two Secret Service agents assigned to protect President Ashton at ...

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Carrie Underwood Needs to Leave ‘Umbrella’ to Rihanna (Video)

Okay, so I don’t hate this live version of Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban covering Rihanna‘s hit “Umbrella” as much as I thought I would. However, Carrie Underwood should seriously think about not ever dancing. Ever. Keith Urban’s kind of adorable in that heroin addict sort of way, though, so I’ll forgive him…this time!

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John Cusack’s Stalker Emily Leatherman Arrested

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Now this is surprising…John Cusack has a stalker? Despite a restraining order barring her from  approaching the actor,  Emily Leatherman was arrested on suspicion of stalking. As deputies approached the scene they were flagged down by Cusack, who told them he recognized the woman in the cab and that she had been stalking him. Emily Leatherman, 33, was booked on ...

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Actor Jeff Bridges Signs with Blue Note Records

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Actor Jeff Bridges Signs with Blue Note Records Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges is making his musical debut on a major label and signing to Blue Note Records/EMI Music Group, a division of Capitol. Bridges, who many of you will always know as “The Dude”, is recording with Oscar- and Grammy-award winning producer and Crazy Heart collaborator T-Bone Burnett. Jeff Bridges, ...

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Moogfest 2011 Lineup Announced

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Asheville, North Carolina’s MoogFest Music Festival is an electronic music festival that takes place during Halloween weekend. The festival is named in honor of Robert Moog, a pioneer in electronic music and the founder of the Moog Synthesizer. Check out the lineup below: The Flaming Lips Suicide (performing their album Suicide) Crystal Castles M83 Passion Pit Tangerine Dream STS9 Austra ...

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2009 Academy Award Nominations

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Here is a look at the 2009 Academy Award nominations. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button had the most nominations with thirteen overall. Heath Ledger also scored a posthumous nomination, on the one-year anniversary of his death.

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Gravy and Biscuits Recipe of the Week: Easy Corned Beef and Cabbage

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This recipe is neither gravy nor biscuit related, but we thought we would change it up in honor of St. Patrick’s Day! Besides, there’s bound to be some delicious meat gravy in the bottom of the pot! Recipe by Paula Deen, Food Network Difficulty: Easy Prep Time: 30 minutes Cook Time: 12 minutes Yield: 4 to 6 servings (If serving ...

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