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the social network
While most of us learned of Facebook’s planned initial public offering yesterday, Marianne A. Oleson of Oshkosh, Wis., has been allegedly selling shares in the popular social networking site since last 2011. Now the police have …
The world’s greatest screenwriter may be taking on the toughest task of his career
This year’s breakout Broadway musical, The Book of Mormon, is expected to hit the silver screen, according to an Entertainment Weekly interview with its creators.
No f___ing way, we did not see this coming.
It’s already received award nominations for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actor, but The Social Network just added one more triumph to the list: Best Trailer.
And the Oscar for Best Snub goes to …
The Oscars may be days away, but we’re years yet from one of the little gold men going to best opening sequence.
Mark Zuckerberg may be richer than almost everyone, more powerful than world leaders and able to make friends and enemies in a single bound. But can he be a comic book hero, too?
And the winner of Best New Envelope goes to…
The key question on everyone’s lips after the world’s most powerful man and — yes! — President Obama meet in San Francisco Thursday? Will they ‘like’ each other?
“Two men in a room” it may be, but Tom Hooper’s movie starring Colin Firth as King George VI overcoming a stammer looks unstoppable this awards season. Next and final stop: The Oscars. (via TIME)