Box office working blue: Avatar not as strong as expected while the WHALE fails..

For those who went to see it, was the 4 hours of your time (with previews and ads) worth the viewing?

Pope Francis Says He Has Written Resignation Letter—in Case of Incapacity

Pope Francis said he signed a letter of resignation in the first year of his reign to provide for the possibility that he would become incapable of fulfilling his duties. “I signed it and said, ‘If I should become impaired for medical reasons or whatever, here is my resignation,’” the pope told the Spanish daily … Read morePope Francis Says He Has Written Resignation Letter—in Case of Incapacity

People are reporting lots of UFOs to a new agency–but there is still ‘nothing to see here’

A new Pentagon office set up to track reports of unidentified flying objects has received “several hundreds” of new reports, but no evidence so far of alien life, the agency’s leadership told reporters Friday. The All-domain Anomaly Resolution Office (AARO) was set up in July and is responsible for not only tracking unidentified objects in the … Read morePeople are reporting lots of UFOs to a new agency–but there is still ‘nothing to see here’

Avatar’s long hours: Who is going to see it?

The box office media will be quick to judge that 20th Century Studio/Disney’s Avatar: The Way of Water is coming in under its projections, with an opening day of $53M, and 3-day of $130M-$150M. Projections were between $150M-$175M. That’s far off from the opening day of last December’s Spider-Man: No Way Home, which is the second- highest grossing opening day ever … Read moreAvatar’s long hours: Who is going to see it?

North Korea has popped off again

North Korea fired two ballistic missiles towards the sea off the Korean Peninsula’s east coast on Sunday, South Korea’s military said. Japan’s Vice Defence Minister Toshiro Ino said the North Korean-fired ballistic missiles seemed to have landed outside Japan’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ). The missiles flew to an altitude of 550 kilometers (342 miles) and … Read moreNorth Korea has popped off again