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Thursday, November 20 2014

CONTEST: David Baldacci Book Giveaway + $100 VISA Gift Card

David Baldacci’s books are great gift options for everyone on your holiday list and we are giving some away just in time for the holidays.

Bella Novela - “Four Walls” (audio) (Premiere)

The latest tune from the Long Beach trio Bella Novela, "Four Walls", is a classic rock-esque number in the vein of Heart and Pat Benatar with the tonality of a James Bond theme.

Paul McCartney’s Ten Greatest Live Performances

With a career as illustrious as Sir McCartney's, it is no surprise that these ten performances hit it as far out of the park as they do.

Wednesday, November 19 2014

Ethan Hawke on life, films and experimenting

If you think you’ve had an eventful year, consider the one Ethan Hawke is having. Since 2014 began, Hawke has unveiled the 12-year epic “Boyhood,”

‘Framed’ review: Gamers take charge of the story in engaging game

The long-standing Mad magazine comic strip “Spy vs. Spy” is occasionally like a puzzle — a short back and forth that asks the reader to piece

At 4 a.m., cable’s Adult Swim network is a beautiful, twisted work of art

One of the qualities of life that makes it delightful is that, except in stuff like chemical reactions and laws of motion, it proves itself again and again beyond our power to predict.

Call of Duty non-profit more than triples veteran job placements under new leadership

Last year there were nearly three-quarters of a million unemployed veterans in the United States, according to the Bureau of Labor. And it’s likely going to get worse as the military continues to downsize.

Fave Five: Sinoia Caves’ Favorite Film Scores

Sinoia Caves (Black Mountain's Jeremy Schmidt) did the iconic score for 2010's Beyond the Black Rainbow, the demand for it leading to a 2014 release for the first time. Now, Schmidt walks us through his Fave Five Film Scores, and it is a trip in and of itself.

Film and TV boxed sets make great holiday gifts

The following is a look at some of the DVD boxed sets available in stores and online. Included is the suggested retail price — but remember the sets are often available at a reduced sale price.

Yung Truth, D.A., Hoodzee and L. Salv - “The Cypher” (video)

Four British MCs work a dark hip-hop groove in an exchange of words edged with the grit of London streets.

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