'It was a lovely coincidence': High Fidelity is a remake of the critically-acclaimed 2000 flick starring John Cusack (L) as Chicago DJ and record store clerk Rob Gordon, who dates singer Marie De Salle played by Zoë's mother Lisa Bonet (R) … [Read more...] about Zoe Kravitz stands out in a yellow coat as she continues to promote her new series High Fidelity in NYC
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Coronavirus: Timeline of the deadly virus in China and worldwide Bad ending to a cruise Also on February 3, the cruise ship Diamond Princess is quarantined off Yokohama in Japan after cases of the new coronavirus were found on board. As of February 17, the number of people infected has grown to more than 450, the largest cluster of cases outside of China. Several of the 3,700 passengers and crew onboard the ship are being or have been flown back to their home countries. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: China reports lowest number of new cases since January
Nutt, a professor in neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial College London, says he is “saddened” by Glantz’s attacks. “He was a hero of mine. He was one of the pioneers in demolishing the myth that tobacco wasn’t addictive and opposing the fraud and misinformation and lies of the tobacco industry. But the problem is he is still basically playing the same tune and we’re now in a different era.” It’s proven impossible to stop people selling tobacco, Nutt said. “So the anti-tobacco people have got to attack something else, because that’s what they do – they attack and they ban. So basically they’ve fixed their wagons against vaping because it is one thing they can ban, and they’re very successful. It’s laughable that in India people go to prison for selling vaping when the government allows advertising of tobacco.” … [Read more...] about The great vape debate: are e-cigarettes saving smokers or creating new addicts?
Haley's pink and white baseball T-shirt had 'Birthday Girl Haley' splashed across the front and had a picture of Abby Cadabby with the number three, while Hope's onesie had 'Little Sister of the Birthday Girl' along with a picture of the character. … [Read more...] about BFFs! Hoda Kotb shares adorable snap of her daughter Haley Joy holding hands with Dylan Dreyer’s son Calvin as they celebrate her third birthday with a Sesame Street-themed party
AN EXCERPT FROM MATTHEW TOMLINSON OF DOG HOUSE FARM'S DIARY, JANUARY 14, 1810 "Was this week sencibly affected in reading the behavior, and execution of a Mr Taylor, surgeon on board the Jemaica [sic] Westindia-man for an unnatural crime: a man of great genious, and a ready turn of wit: it appears a paradox to me, how men, who are men, shou'd possess such a passion; and more particularly so, if it is their nature from childhood (as I am informed it is) – If they feel such an inclination, and propensity, at that certain time of life when youth genders [i.e. develops] into manhood; it must then be considered as natural otherwise, as a defect in nature – and if natural, or a defect in nature; it seems cruel to punish that defect with death. … [Read more...] about Georgian attitudes towards homosexuality were more tolerant than previously thought, 210-year-old diary of a Yorkshire farmer reveals