ABCnews.com reports that “UK Witches Upset by Harry Potter Broomstick Style.” Hollywood studio Warner Bros. has had a spell cast on it for showing apprentice wizard Harry Potter riding his broomstick with the brush part at the back. Kevin Carlyon, a high priest of British White Witches said broomsticks should be ridden the other way around, and has wished for the film to do poorly at the box office until the studio admits it got it wrong. “Woodcuts from the 16th and 17th centuries show broomsticks being ridden with the brush part in the front,” he added.
- Star Wars: The Last Jedi review – an ... — Star Wars: The Last Jedi review – an explosive thrill-ride of galactic proportions | Film | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/film/2017/dec/12/star-wars-the-last-jedi-review-episode-viii-rian-johnson?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=256508&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2The eighth instalment of the saga delivers a tidal wave of energy and emotion as a terrific crew of new and returning characters step up to meet their destiny SaveSave [...]
- Make Facebook liable for content, say... — Make Facebook liable for content, says report on UK election intimidation | Society | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/dec/13/make-facebook-liable-for-content-says-report-on-uk-election-intimidation?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=256508&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2Watchdog calls for social media firms to be made to monitor posts and for new offence of intimidating candidates to be considered [...]
- ‘Mythbusters’ co-host accurately recr... — ‘Mythbusters’ co-host accurately recreates maze from ‘The Shining’ | DesignFaveshttps://www.designfaves.com/2015/03/mythbusters-co-host-accurately-recreates-maze-from-the-shiningAdam Savage, known to most as the co-host of MythBusters, spent a month working to create a scale model of the Overlook Hotel hedge maze that was shown in The Shining. While the maze wasn’t shown for long in the horror film, Savage used several screenshots taken [...]
- This Timelapse Was Made by Flying a D... — This Timelapse Was Made by Flying a Drone in Giant Circleshttps://petapixel.com/2017/11/13/timelapse-made-flying-drone-giant-circles/Need a dose of inspiration for your aerial drone imagery? This 3-minute film of drone footage from Hong Kong-based production company Visual Suspect will provide it. It was shot by fixing the drone’s camera on a landmark while the drone flies around it in giant [...]
- American Express adds B2B blockchain ... — American Express adds B2B blockchain payments for faster transfers, added security – TechRepublichttps://www.techrepublic.com/article/american-express-adds-b2b-blockchain-payments-for-faster-transfers-added-security/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27689259515740508250262421970472The new payment method is only available for US businesses sending money to businesses banking with Santander UK, but may roll out to other clients. [...]