‘Homeless n*ggers, go back to Africa’: Tampa man sparks outrage with racist billboards (PHOTO)

A controversial black political activist has sparked outrage in Tampa, Florida by standing on a busy downtown street displaying a sign instructing “homeless n*ggers” to go “back to Africa”. The sign was spotted by a Tampa resident and posted on Twitter where it quickly racked up thousands of retweets and responses. But, it turns out […]

A crypto miner trolls Warren Buffett with bitcoin billboards outside his office (BRKB)

Bill Pugliano/Stringer/Getty Images The founder of a crypto-mining company claims to have installed billboards trolling Warren Buffett. Buffett famously compared bitcoin to rat poison earlier this month.  Follow the price of bitcoin in real-time here.  A cryptocurrency-mining company claims to be trolling billionaire investor Warren Buffett with billboards near his Omaha office. Marco Krohn, co-founder […]

#MelynkOut billboards go up as Senators fans voice frustration

Billboards designed to put pressure on Ottawa Senators owner and CEO Eugene Melnyk to sell the team have gone up at several locations around Ottawa. The billboards went up Monday and will remain for two weeks at: Ogilvie Road near St. Laurent Boulevard. Hunt Club Road near Paul Benoit Drive. Bank Street near Riverside Drive. Carling Avenue near Preston Street. […]

Town in Oscar-Winning ‘Three Billboards’ Posts Travel Guide

Town in Oscar-Winning ‘Three Billboards’ Posts Travel Guide Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include […]

The 10 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘Coco,’ ‘Three Billboards,’ ‘Darkest Hour’

There’s a lot that’s new in this week’s jam-packed column, from three big nominees at this Sunday’s Oscars to two previous winners to our usual assortment of indies and classics. There’s so much to see! Movies are good, you guys. ON NETFLIX: Lincoln: With Steven Spielberg’s The Post and the Daniel Day-Lewis-starrer Phantom Thread up […]

BAFTAs 2018 winners: Three Billboards triumphs with major awards – Oscars next?

The movie, starring Frances McDormand, took home Best Film at the BAFTAs, as well as Best Actress. Best Supporting Actor was won by Sam Rockwell for his work in the film, while it also won Best British Film and Martin McDonagh took home Best Adapted Screenplay. McDonagh said: “Our film is a hopeful one in […]

The ‘Three Billboards Against Ebbing, Missouri’ Backlash, Explained

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri has all the makings of an Oscar frontrunner. The festival favorite boasts a riveting turn from lead Frances McDormand, a deliciously sharp screenplay from director Martin McDonagh, and a tour-de-force performance from Sam Rockwell as a self-loathing corrupt cop. It received near-universal praise at the Venice and Toronto film festivals. At key awards ceremonies, Three […]

‘The Shape of Water,’ ‘Three Billboards,’ ‘Call Me By Your Name’ Lead BAFTA Nominations

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts – BAFTA for short – announced the nominees for their annual awards this morning, a slate that can traditionally be summed up as “Sort of an Oscar predictor, but British-er.” For example, Dunkirk and Darkest Hour are particularly well-represented in this group – perhaps more so than […]

2018 BAFTA Nominations Love ‘The Shape of Water’ and ‘Three Billboards’, But Shut Out ‘The Post’

After the Golden Globes were handed out last weekend, it’s time for the more significant, meaningful awards to take the spotlight. Today we have the 2018 BAFTA nominations, the equivalent of the Academy Awards for our friends in the United Kingdom. The Shape of Water led the pack by racking up 12 nominations, including being […]