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  1. Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Invites Players to Deck the Halls for Christmas in the Wizarding WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Business Wire

    From December 6 to 12, fans can vote for their favorite holiday ornament in the "Christmas with Hogwarts Mystery" event Jam City, a Los Angeles-based mobile games studio, in partnership with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment's Portkey Games, a label dedicated to creating new Wizarding World mobile and videogame experiences that place the player at the center of their own adventure, inspired by J.K. Rowling's original stories.


  2. Check Out the Best Apple Watch Apps of 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Pinoy Tech Blog

    The year 2018 was about self-improvement and Apple's Favorite Apple Watch Apps list proves it. Here are 8 apps to accompany on your journey to a healthier lifestyle.


  3. Christopher Jackson Thinks Our Political Climate 'Closely Resembles' the One In 'Hamilton'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Billboard

    ... great intellects, highly verbal people and they argued with each other in letters and in articles, in pamphlets and in books. So there was a tremendous amount of intellectual substance." Chernow says he "thought maybe by this point the fascination ...


  4. By the Book: Michelle Obama: By the BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The New York Times

    The former first lady, whose new memoir is "Becoming," admires Zadie Smith's novel "White Teeth" for its complexity and humor: "Even if a book takes on serious topics, I think it should still be fun to read." I've usually got a pile of books next to me when I sleep, each of them at varying levels of completion.


  5. PlayStation Classic Datamine Reveals 36 Games That Did Not Make The CutRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | Ubergizmo

    Earlier this year, Sony announced the PlayStation Classic which was basically the company's take on Nintendo's series of "Classic" miniature consoles. The console also came with a bunch of games that were preloaded onto the console, although this list differed slightly between the Japanese version and the version the rest of the world got.


  6. RomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | The Austin Chronicle

    Directed by Alfonso CuarA3n. Starring Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, Diego Cortina Autrey, Nancy GarcA a GarcA a, Carlos Peralta, Marco Graf, Daniela Demesa, Fernando Grediaga.


  7. Mortal Engines makes a wild play to be the next great fantasy franchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Polygon

    In the age of gritty reboots and sexed-up remakes, we have reached a point of diminishing returns when it comes to fantasy blockbusters, especially those based on YA novels. Nothing has managed to grab the crowns worn by the Harry Potter and Hunger Games movies, though franchises like Divergent and The Maze Runner have tried.


  8. Startup No Longer American Dream, Organization Man/Woman BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Jane Genova

    What killed off that dream are intersecting factors. Those include the realization that the lion's share of funding will come from personal financial resources; there is more competition for venture capital from Chinese entrepreneurs; you can feel the fear of the coming economic downturn; and hello student debt which can total five to six figures .


  9. Heather Morris a " the Tattooist of Auschwitz: a NovelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    This beautiful, illuminating tale of hope and courage is based on interviews that were conducted with Holocaust survivor and Auschwitz-Birkenau tattooist Ludwig Sokolov-an unforgettable love story in the midst of atrocity. " The Tattooist of Auschwitz is an extraordinary document, a story about the extremes of human behavior existing side by side: calculated brutality alongside impulsive and selfless acts of love.


  10. The best fiction reads of 2018: the Monitor's picksRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... for our list. 'Clock Dance' is by Anne Tyler and 'The Map of Salt and Stars: A Novel' is by Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar. Books can be a haven, an escape, and a window into lives that are not our own. Monitor book critics were delighted by many this ...


  11. 'Without Remorse' Recruits 'Sicario 2' Filmmaker to Direct...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | /film

    ... origin story for the character, tracking his early career and how he grew into the hardened agent we meet in the other books. If they get around to making Rainbow Six , Jordan's Clark will form the ultimate terrorist-hunting group and then, well, ...


  12. Julie Mehretu and Jonathan Safran Foer Share the Films That Inspire Their WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Hyperallergic

    ... Foer is the author of Everything is Illuminated , Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close , Eating Animals , and other books. The discussion will be moderated by Antonio Monda, the Artistic Director of the Le Conversazioni literary festival. The talk ...


  13. Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historian Jon Meacham '87 To Address Students In Campus Visit To McCallieRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 |

    ... environment with McCallie students. Mr. Meacham, a Chattanooga native, is the author of several best-selling history books including "Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power," "Franklin and Winston: An Intimate Portrait of an Epic Friendship," "American ...


  14. Movie Guide: Capsule reviews of current filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Albany Times Union

    This image released by Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures / Warner Bros. Pictures shows Florian Munteanu , left, and Michael B. Jordan in a scene from "Creed II."


  15. Congressional Democrat admits why her party doesn't connect with AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Spero News

    Sen. Mazie Hirono explained on Tuesday why Democrats find it difficult to animate their grassroots supporters about the Supreme Court. The freshman senator suggested that her fellow party-members are too smart to find common ground with voters.


  16. 10 gorgeous coffee-table books perfect for the book lover on your holiday gift listRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY's newsroom and any business incentives. Books, glorious books! Looking for a great gift for the holidays? We've rounded up 10 coffee-table beauties sure to please just ...


  17. Sen. Mazie Hirono: 'Democrats Have a Hard Time Connecting To...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | RedState

    ... so we have a tendency to be very left brain and we think, really? That is not how people make decisions and one of the books I always bring up is "The Righteous Mind" by Jonathan Haidt where the image is of an elephant. And the elephant is making ...


  18. The 25 most binge-worthy TV shows of 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Now Toronto

    Last April, Atlanta's Teddy Perkins episode dominated both watercooler conversations and deep-dive think pieces. A month later, director Hiro Murai and creator Donald Glover garnered the same reaction with the Childish Gambino music video for This Is America.


  19. What was trending on Twitter in Israel in 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Jerusalem Post

    It wasn't a cat GIF, a viral video or a hashtag. In fact, the most retweeted tweet by Israelis in 2018 was just three words long.


  20. Anthony Bourdain's closest friends open up about his suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Daily Mail

    Six months after Anthony Bourdain's suicide, his closest friends have opened up about coming to terms with their loss. Several members of the renowned 61-year-old chef's inner circle - including his brother Chris and chef Eric Ripert - spoke about Bourdain to GQ magazine.