Which brings us back to Broadway. Miriam turns up her nose at The Lion King and Phantom of the Opera as tourist attractions, though she belongs to the firmly middlebrow set that made the upbeat Hamilton a gargantuan hit and closed the edgy, challenging Slave Play after four months. Rudnick’s writing encapsulates and celebrates the worst instincts in this class of viewer, affirming where it should be confronting. The Danish film-maker Lars Von Trier says that a good film should be “like a rock in your shoe”, and the poet Cesar A Cruz declared the purpose of art “to disturb the comfortable and comfort the disturbed”. In this capacity, by the basic functioning of art, Rudnick and Roach have failed. As activists, doubly so. … [Read more...] about Coastal Elites review – is this the worst film of the year?
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"With respect to Chinese apps on people's cell phones, I can assure you the United States will get this one right," Pompeo said when he was asked about a possible US ban. … [Read more...] about Microsoft has 45 days to buy TikTok after Trump gives go-ahead – ‘if US operation is separate from China’
'Just trying to find some serenity and peace at such heightened times. And it's really cool to learn that about yourself. I'm pretty grateful for that. I've learned that I'm driven. I do the work and I really am a fighter and I work daily at making my life better, and happier and more peaceful,' she said during her interview on SiriusXM. … [Read more...] about Demi Lovato fell in love with now-fiance Max Ehrich the night she met him… as singer reveals they went into lockdown together one week after they started dating
TikTok lets users create and share short videos with music and camera effects The hit app is best known for short dance videos, lip-syncing clips, comedy sketches, and talent footage It is owned by Beijing-based ByteDance, founded by the entrepreneur Zhang Yiming The $200billion conglomerate acquired the Musical.ly app in 2017 and merged it with TikTok, bringing millions of new users By February 2019, TikTok and Douyin had been downloaded more than a billion times It was the most-downloaded app on the App Store in 2018 and 2019 Cyber experts have expressed concern over ByteDance's alleged links to the Chinese government The Department of Defense has urged its employees to avoid using the app over national security concerns TikTok says it does not and would not share user data with the Chinese government … [Read more...] about TikTok could be BANNED as Chinese app ‘set to miss Trump’s deadline for sale in the US’
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