Daft Punk’s Thomas Bangalter directs French actress Elodie Bouchez in the spring 2012 film for fashion label Co. Shot on location in Marrakesh, Morocco with vintage lenses (including filters used by Stanley Kubrick on the set of Barry Lyndon), the film conjures 70s science fiction and horror films like The Hunger and Altered States, as well as period pieces from the era such as Death in Venice.
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What would you do if a deadly, super contagious virus emerged and spread out of control around the world? Friday, Dr. Oz is joined by Dr. Tom Frieden, director of Centers for Disease Control, Steven Soderbergh, director of the movie, “Contagion,” and Matt Damon, to discuss the reality and possible eventualities behind the major movie with an eye towards teaching you what you need to do to prepare. Dr. Allison Aiello, epidemiologist, joins…Read full post
‘The Biggest Loser’ is back with some big changes! The newest trainers to join Bob Harper for Season 12 of the hit reality show are tennis star Anna Kournikova and celebrity trainer Dolvett Quince!
Of course, the emphasis is always on training the contestants, but I wanted to know if they practice what they preach! Here’s what they told us about their own diet and workout regimens!
Anna Kournikova: Personally, what works is balance and moderation but also indulging. Because if…Read full post
Martin Kessman of Nanuet, N.Y., has been eating at White Castle for over 50 years, and either White Castle has shrunk their booths, or the burgers are catching up to Martin. The 64-year-old, 290 pounds man is suing the fast-food chain under the Americans with Disabilities Act…because he can no longer fit in their booths.
His inability to fit into the “booth-style seating” was “extremely embarrassing … to have to experience in front of a restaurant full of customers,” according to…Read full post
I LOVE FOOD is our Lifestyle blog’s new hot spot! Or should we say… hotcake! As a lover of food, nothing gets me more excited than a pleasurable dining experience or an innovative recipe. Even the simplest ingredients put together can create an amazing concoction. I will share with you all of my food endeavors ranging from neat places to try out when you travel or just neat food items I come across. Heck, I will even share what…Read full post
Money. Power. Respect. A Guinness World Record. These are the trophies of the celebrity record breakers revealed in the new Guinness World Records 2012 edition hitting shelves on September 15th. The new book lists a veritable who’s who of mega-watt celebrities from music, movies, television, and more that have earned a special place in the best-selling book.
Musicians dominated the celebrity Guinness World Records this year with ladies taking the lead starting with ”The Fame Monster” and fashion chameleon on everyone’s…Read full post
“Freshman 15″ is a term we’re all familiar with, but how much truth is there to it? Does the average college freshman really gain 15 pounds in their first year? Well, not exactly. ‘The freshman 15′ is a bit of an exaggeration, according to statistics and recent studies, with students gaining on average around 5-7 pounds the first year. But remember, that’s an average. Some freshman gain more weight than that, and others might not gain any weight at…Read full post
To say that I will never forget 9/11 wouldn’t come close to explaining the impact that day had on me. I had just turned 13 years old the day before it happened. It was the early days of eighth grade at the United Nations International School, and I wouldn’t have been able to point out Afghanistan on a map let alone correctly pronounce the name “Osama bin Laden” when I read it on CNN.
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After spending 21 months in prison, Plaxico Burress opens up for the first time about his struggle to make a comeback (he just signed a one-year contract with the NY Jets). Here’s what he had to say at GlobalGrind.com:
After forty eight people were shot in New York City this weekend, I felt the need to get this off of my chest. This doesn’t really have anything to do with football, but just what I can do to help young…Read full post
Say goodbye to your baggy sweats and t-shirts…it’s time for an activewear makeover! Sure, it’s easy to throw on the same old gym clothes, but research shows you’re actually more likely to stick to a workout routine when you look good and feel confident doing it. Just look at these Victoria’s Secret models!
Buying all new activewear can get expensive. Designer brand running gear can run you hundreds of dollars! But unless you’re running marathons or have extra money to…Read full post