Grammy for disgraced comic Louis CK triggers backlash

Issued on: 04/04/2022 – 21:30Modified: 04/04/2022 – 21:28 Los Angeles (AFP) – Louis CK and the Recording Academy faced a backlash Monday after the US comedian was awarded a Grammy, five years after sexual misconduct revelations temporarily derailed his high-flying career. CK — who admitted to masturbating in front of multiple women following a newspaper … Read more

Jennifer Lopez Film ‘Shotgun Wedding’ to Debut on Amazon Prime Video

“Shotgun Wedding,” a romantic comedy starring Jennifer Lopez and Josh Duhamel, is forgoing a traditional theatrical release and is instead heading to Amazon Prime Video. Lionsgate, which produced “Shotgun Wedding” and intended to open the movie in theaters, sold US rights to the streamer. Prime Video previously acquired international rights for the amorous action-comedy in … Read more

Elon Musk Becomes Twitter’s Largest Shareholder

When Elon Musk mulled taking Tesla private in 2018, he posted on Twitter to tell the world about it. When he got stuck in traffic in 2016, he tweeted the idea of ​​an underground tunnel system to alleviate “soul destroying” congestion. And when he challenged President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia to one-on-one combat last … Read more

DNA nanotechnology could speed up pharmaceutical development while minimizing costs

A new tool speeds up development of vaccines and other pharmaceutical products by more than one million times while minimizing costs. The method works by using soap-like bubbles as nano-containers. With DNA nanotechnology, multiple ingredients can be mixed within the containers. Credit: Nikos Hatzakis, University of Copenhagen A new tool speeds up development of vaccines … Read more

Marilyn Monroe’s Biological Father Revealed in Mediawan Rights Document

Label News has just wrapped the production of “Marilyn, Her Final Secret,” an investigative documentary shedding light on the identity of Marilyn Monroe’s biological father whom she never met. Directed by Francois Pomès, the documentary is based on an exclusive DNA research conducted by Ludovic Orlando, an expert in molecular archeology working in Southern France. … Read more

Walmart saved millions from elder gift card scams

A gift card display stands at a Walmart Inc. store in Burbank, California. Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Technology developed by Walmart helped the retail giant identify and freeze nearly $4 million in gift cards that had been bought by thousands of primarily elderly victims at the direction of con artists who … Read more

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr says moments of silence wont solve gun violence

CNN — Following Sunday’s mass shooting in downtown Sacramento, California, that left six people dead and a dozen injured, the head coach of one of the NBA’s most-watched teams has renewed his call for stronger gun control laws. Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr spoke about the Sacramento shooting during a news conference before … Read more

A plum—or six—a day may keep inflammation at bay

Plum study graphic. Credit: Janhavi J. Damani, MS; Nicole CA Strock, PhD; Mary Jane De Souza, PhD; Connie J. Rogers, PhD, MPH A study in postmenopausal people suggests eating nutrient-rich plums every day may be beneficial to bone health, reducing inflammatory factors that contribute to osteoporosis. The research will be presented this week in Philadelphia … Read more