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Thursday: December 10, 2009

Variety to start charging for their online news in the very near future.Variety to start charging for their online news in the very near future.

I'd like to consider myself a bit of a movie nerd so I'll check out Variety.com from time to time to see what's going on in tinsel town. I don't think I'll be handing over my credit card to them anytime soon to read their news though, sorry.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 1:58 PM | Tags (6) | creditcard | news | online | paywall | variety | yahoo |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 7 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: October 27, 2009

Microsoft doesn't want anything to do with Family Guy variety show special.Microsoft doesn't want anything to do with Family Guy variety show special.

The special reportedly contained jokes about deaf people, the Holocaust, feminine hygiene and incest. In other words, it was just like a regular 'Family Guy' episode.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Dumb @ 7:39 AM | Tags (10) | advertising | familyguy | fox | microsoft | sensitive | sethmacfarlane | software | special | sponsorship | variety |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 12, 2009

Yes folks, a LEGO-based movie is indeed on the way.Yes folks, a LEGO-based movie is indeed on the way.

...the company sparked to Lin and the Hageman brothers' embrace of core values Lego wanted to include in a film, especially 'a fun factor, creativity and that imagination has no boundaries,' Lin told Daily Variety.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Movies @ 12:16 PM | Tags (5) | creative | legos | movies | silly | variety |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 16 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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