St. Louis teen posts ‘made it to see 17,’ gets shot & killed on birthday

An hour after posting on Facebook that he “made it to see 17,” Armond Latimore was dead, shot in the head outside a St. Louis, Missouri restaurant on his birthday. Latimore was shot outside a Chinese restaurant on North Grand Boulevard around 1 pm local time on Saturday, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. He […]

Kevin Spacey’s new movie made only $126 on its opening day, with an estimated 6 people seeing it per theater this weekend

Vertical Entertainment Kevin Spacey’s new movie, “Billionaire Boy’s Club,” premiered to an abysmal $ 126 on Friday, according to The Hollywood Reporter.  THR estimates the movie made just over $ 600 the entire weekend in 11 theaters, and that an average of six people saw the movie in each theater. It’s Spacey’s first on-screen appearance […]

Kevin Spacey’s new movie Billionaire Boys Club made HOW much in its opening day?

Billionaire Boys Club was shot in 2015 and saw its release postponed after the scandal broke, but finally premiered via video-on-demand in the US last month. The film, which sees Spacey play a Beverly Hills high roller, was released over the weekend in the US in just eight cinemas nationally. According to The Hollywood Reporter […]

This $200 smokeless fire pit that took Kickstarter by storm may be the most innovative portable grill ever made

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. BioLite New York City-based outdoor energy startup BioLite recently released a FirePit that lets you enjoy the warmth, smell, and feel of a wood-burning fire without any smoke. The […]

I made Nan my bridesmaid before I lose her to dementia

Leanne, 35, said she wanted to make as many happy memories for Shirley Moodie as possible before her Alzheimer’s disease deteriorates. Mother-of-three Leanne and her partner of 10 years, Wayne McQuillan, 39, tied the knot in Goldhanger, Essex, on August 9. “It was absolutely lovely having my nan play such a big part in my […]

FCC says court made error in approval of AT&T/Time Warner merger

Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson) The Department of Justice’s attempt to reverse the AT&T/Time Warner merger received some help yesterday from an unexpected source: the Federal Communications Commission. The FCC previously allowed AT&T to buy Time Warner without having to undergo a lengthy public-interest review, despite pushback from Democrats in the Senate and FCC. The DOJ […]

How Capital One Fixed a Rewards Mistake I Never Should Have Made

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‘She made it up’: Trump and his aides go nuclear after Omarosa claims to have heard him say the N-word on tape

Mark Wilson/Getty Images Omarosa Manigault-Newman claimed she heard Donald Trump saying the N-word “multiple times” in a three-minute recording. She added that the remarks were made in reference to Kwame Jackson, an African American contestant on NBC’s show, “The Apprentice.” Trump and another official fired back at her claims and called the alleged slurs “disgusting.” Manigault-Newman […]

With ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ Spike Lee Has Made a Black Movie for White Audiences – And That’s Okay

(Welcome to The Soapbox, the space where we get loud, feisty, political, and opinionated about anything and everything. In this edition: Spike Lee’s latest movie is his first to cater directly to white audiences and that’s something worth talking about.) At first glance, BlacKkKlansman checks all of director Spike Lee’s typical boxes — it’s black, unapologetic, […]