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8 Oscar-winning actors who became shameless sellouts

New York Post - 08 Jul 2014
Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and Morgan Freeman are among Hollywood's biggest stars who are more interested in the fast cash than the quality of the flick they're making. Photo: Saeed Adyani (left); Everett Collection (center); Phil Caruso (right).

Oscar Robertson's NBA title ring, other items being auctioned

NBA.com - 16 Jul 2018
NEW YORK (AP) -- Oscar Robertson's 1971 NBA championship ring is among the basketball Hall of Famer's items being auctioned. Robertson's Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame ring and induction trophy, 11 of his NBA All-Star rings and his ...

12 EGOT Winners (and 25 Almost-EGOTS)

Mental Floss - 15 Jul 2018
Unlike his three predecessors, the Oscar wasn't the first award John Gielgud won to earn his EGOT. Instead it was the Tony, which he first won in 1948 for The Importance of Being Earnest. He won a second Tony in 1961, as the director of Big Fish ...

Oscar the AI trash can sorts your garbage and recyclables

Digital Trends - 12 Jul 2018
Confused by which items in your trash are recyclable? Oscar the artificial intelligence garbage bin can do the sorting for you — at least that's the claim by Autonomous, the ergonomic office and gaming furniture company behind Oscar. If you are ...

In 1979, hard-living Oscar winner Broderick Crawford lit up St. Ed's

Austin American-Statesman (blog) - 15 Jul 2018
Longtime photojournalist Robert Godwin has been going through his archives to rescue an abundance of Austin history. This arresting image catches Hollywood actor Broderick Crawford, who won an Academy Award in 1949 for his role as populist politician ...

Oscar Schafer Is Bullish on Coffee and Network Infrastructure

Barron's - 14 Jul 2018
Oscar Schafer: I'm not a big predictor of macroeconomic trends, and I'm politically agnostic when it affects the stock market. But the U.S. economy is strong. It is doing a lot better than Europe, for instance. Unless the trade talks prove disruptive ...

Oscar Wilde's 'Lady Windermere's Fan' premieres July 22

Verde Independent - 15 Jul 2018
The Sedona International Film Festival is presenting the season of Oscar Wilde productions from London's Vaudeville Theatre. The series continues with “Lady Windermere's Fan” showing in Sedona on Sunday, July 22 at 4 p.m. on screen at the festival's ...

2019 Oscars: Best Original Screenplay Predictions

IndieWire - 12 Jul 2018
In this year's battle of the auteurs, expect to see Wes Anderson's animated “Isle of Dogs” (April 13, Fox Searchlight) contend against long-overdue Paul Schrader's “First Reformed” (May 18, A24), “The Big Short” director Adam McKay's Dick Cheney biopic ...

Bishop Cantú calls departure from Las Cruces 'bittersweet'

Las Cruces Sun-News - 15 Jul 2018
LAS CRUCES - When Mesilla resident Samantha Bustamantes was prepping for a half marathon a few years ago, she went running by the Rio Grande. There, she happened to encounter a fellow jogger — Bishop Oscar Cantú of the Catholic Diocese of Las ...

Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie's Next Oscar Campaigns Have Begun

Vanity Fair - 11 Jul 2018
'Tis the season for soft-launching an Oscar campaign. Just take it from Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie, two recent nominees who are gearing up to premiere Mary Queen of Scots, a royal biopic co-starring the pair as Mary (Ronan) and Queen Elizabeth I ...

2019 Oscars: Best Adapted Screenplay Predictions

IndieWire - 10 Jul 2018
Returning veterans take the lead: Brad Bird could land his fifth Oscar nomination for Disney/Pixar smash sequel “Incredibles 2.” His scripts for “Incredibles” and “Ratatouille” both scored Original Screenplay nominations and the films took home Oscars ...

Oscar Health doubles down on Obamacare exchanges for 2019

CNBC - 21 Jun 2018
Next year, Oscar plans to enter Florida, Michigan and Arizona — which had only one insurer in some of its biggest counties this year. It also plans to expand into new markets in Texas, Ohio, where it partnered with Cleveland Clinic, and in Tennessee ...

Oscar Mayer Weinermobile to visit Hudsonville

WZZM13.com - 13 Jul 2018
HUDSONVILLE, Mich. -- The Oscar Mayer Weinermobile arrived in West Michigan on Monday, July 9, but if you haven't seen it yet, you still have a chance. The Weinermobile will be making two more appearances this coming weekend, both iat Family Fare ...

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