To commemorate Christopher Lee's long life and prolific career, here's his full album about the death of Charlemagne.
In February, Sony commissioned a remix of David Bowie's 1977 track "Sound and Vision" for an Xperia Z smartphone ad campaign. The stripped-down version lasted only 58 seconds, but it generated quite a buzz from Bowie fans, who yearned to hear the full cut. Now, they'll get their chance.
One of the leaders of the famed 1973 occupation of Wounded Knee, he helped thrust the plight of Native Americans into the national spotlight. Among the films he was in were 'The Last of the Mohicans' and 'Natural Born Killers.'
The Obama campaign released a new ad over the weekend, narrated by Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman. Titled "Challenges," the ad bolsters the president's accomplishments over the course of his first term in office, and emphasizing the
Newstalgia Reference Room with Eugene V. Debs, one of the most famous Sociaist movement leaders of the 20th Century. Please donate to Newstalgia and help save the site and the archive. Give what you can!
Marcy 29, 1987 - Televangelist Jim Bakker resigns from the PTL Club over sex scandal allegations. Jerry Falwell assumes control. Oral Roberts says God told him to raise $8million by March 31st. Reagan travels outside D.C. for the first time since November. SCOTUS rules in favor of Affirmative Action. Beirut kidnappers release video. Alexander Haig announces candidacy for President in 1988.
March 21, 1951. N.Y. Crime Committee Hearings. Former Mayor-now Ambassador O'Dwyer grilled on cash payments. Korean War. U.S. troops advance to little resistance. 1,100 casualties this month. 56,000 casualties so far since it started. Call for joint meeting between Labor and Management. Deputy Foreign Ministers at Big 4 Conference in Paris reach no conclusions. HUAC Hearings start, focusing on Hollywood. And Government concludes it's case against three defendants in spy hearings. Defendant Julius Rosenberg denies any part in spy ring.
John Belushi (w/Chevy Chase). A mad scramble for answers. News of this day in 1982 was pretty sad. It had been reported that actor John Belushi had died earlier in the day from "natural causes". Only as the hours went by did the news reports get
Rupertgate Latest - News this morning of cash settlements in the cases of 37 phone Hacking victims at News Of The World, including actor Jude Law.
The Colbert SuperPAC ads just keep getting more deliciously whacked as they go along.