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  • Remarkable performance: Dirty Loops & Cory Wong, Thriller

    10/11/2021 10:47:46 PM PDT · by Steely Tom · 4 replies
    YouTube ^ | 2 Sept 2021 | Dirty Loops
    Remarkable arrangement of Michael Jackson's classic. A total re-thinking of the song, but true to the original. Intonation perfect, musicians so good one is tempted to think the whole thing is a CGI simulation, but it's not.
  • Hillary Clinton writes political thriller closely mirroring her life

    02/23/2021 9:28:45 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 71 replies
    nypost ^ | 02/23/2021 | Emily Jacobs
    Cue the late-night jokes. Hillary Clinton has penned a political thriller titled “State of Terror” about a fictional secretary of state, she revealed Tuesday. In a statement first reported by Axios, the former Obama secretary of state and failed 2016 presidential candidate announced that the book would be released in October by Simon & Schuster and St. Martin’s Press. In the novel, “a novice Secretary of State joins the administration of her rival.
  • Bruce Swedien, Grammy-Winning Audio Engineer of ‘Thriller,’ Dies at 86

    11/17/2020 10:06:53 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 8 replies
    Variety ^ | Nov 17, 2020 | Ellise Shafer
    Bruce Swedien, a five-time Grammy-winning audio engineer best known for his work on several Michael Jackson albums, died on Monday night. He was 86. Swedien’s daughter, musician Roberta Swedien, shared the news via Facebook, writing: “My dad, Bruce Swedien, passed away peacefully last night, November 16th. He was 86. A legend in the music industry for over 65 years and 5-time Grammy winner, he was known for his work with Quincy Jones, Michael Jackson and many more. He had a long life full of love, great music, big boats and a beautiful marriage. We will celebrate that life. He was...

    06/15/2019 11:40:40 AM PDT · by Captain Peter Blood · 123 replies
    Vanity | 06-15-2019 | Captain Peter Blood
    Of late I have been watching what I consider to be some pretty good spy shows. So I am going to list them. I have ROKU and most of these I found available on streaming channels. Epix Channel: Here is found two really good shows worth watching: "Berlin Station" series set in modern Berlin of the CIA station there. "Deep State": Modern day spy series set in the U.S., England, and the Middle East. The plot is pretty believable and concerns the Military Industrial Complex. On Showtime I have been binge watching "Homeland". Great show and plot, I have just...
  • Barbra Streisand says Michael Jackson’s accusers were thrilled to be there

    03/23/2019 1:38:17 AM PDT · by DeplorablePaul · 61 replies
    Barbra Streisand is under fire for comments she made about two men accusing Michael Jackson of sexually assaulting them as children. The legendary singer and actress said that Wade Robson and James Safechuck — whose allegations against the late King of Pop resurfaced in the recent documentary “Leaving Neverland" — “were thrilled to be there” and that what allegedly happened to them “didn’t kill them."
  • Michael Jackson's sick porn collection at Neverland - bondage, kids and animal torture

    03/13/2019 8:04:52 AM PDT · by ETL · 71 replies ^ | Mar 13, 2019 | Rebecca Pocklington, Christopher Bucktin, Emmeline Saunders
    A previously unseen police report released in 2016 claimed Michael Jackson had a huge collection of images showing porn, animal torture and S&M sex at his Neverland Ranch A stash of disturbing and borderline illegal pornographic images were found in Michael Jackson's Neverland ranch before his death.The Thriller singer, who 10 years after his death from a drug overdose faces fresh claims of sexual abuse and assault against underage boys, collected grim images of nude and partially clothed teenagers at his vast home. Allegations made against him in the Channel 4 documentary Leaving Neverland focus on two of his alleged...
  • Review: ‘Hunter Killer’ Explores the Depths of Geopolitics

    10/25/2018 11:17:19 AM PDT · by ProtectOurFreedom · 12 replies
    New York Times ^ | 10/25/18 | Ben Kenigsberg
    In “Hunter Killer,” ordinary alliances are suddenly upended and the United States Navy must do whatever it can to protect the interests of the Russian president. No, it’s not a documentary; it’s a submarine movie. Sent to find an American sub that appears to have sunk in Russian waters, Joe Glass (Gerard Butler), the captain of another American sub, quickly realizes that this was no ordinary sinking. A Russian vessel that plummeted alongside the missing American one was sabotaged, not torpedoed. Above ground, the Russian defense minister (Michael Gor) is staging a coup. He’s taken the Russian president (Alexander Diachenko)...
  • The Eagles pass Michael Jackson for the best-selling album of all time

    08/20/2018 9:36:51 AM PDT · by SMGFan · 117 replies
    EW ^ | August 20, 2018
    The Eagles have flown past Michael Jackson’s Thriller to take the record for the best-selling album of all time. Recording Industry Association of America confirmed to the Associated Press on Monday that the band’s 1976 compilation album, Their Greatest Hits (1971–1975), has been certified 38x platinum, which means sales and streams of the album have reached 38 million copies. That officially puts it ahead of Thriller, which has been certified 33x platinum. That’s not even the limit of the Eagles’ record-selling dominance. In addition to grabbing the No. 1 spot, the band also has the third-best-selling album of all time:...
  • Movie for a Sunday afternoon: "Young and Innocent"(1937)

    01/04/2015 11:36:33 AM PST · by ReformationFan · 6 replies
    The Internet Archive ^ | 1937 | Alfred Hitchcock
  • Movie for a Sunday afternoon: "Midnight Lace"(1960)

    11/09/2014 1:07:25 PM PST · by ReformationFan · 8 replies
    Daily Motion ^ | 1960 | David Miller
  • (Vanity) New Conservative Friendly Thriller TROPHY TARGET is Now Available

    04/28/2014 4:40:34 PM PDT · by AMitchum · 4 replies
    author website ^ | 4/2/14 | self
    I am pleased to announce the publication of my new thriller that may be of interest to the broader FR community (some members have already read it). It's called TROPHY TARGET and involves some conservative friendly themes, such as the consequences of not taking the threat of Islamic terrorism seriously. Below is a summary and link to more information. TROPHY TARGETtro·phy ['trō-fē] tar·get [ˈtär-gət] - A uniquely high value individual captured and used by an enemy as leverage for political, military or other strategic purposes Deep in the jungle of French Guiana, a once anonymous soldier of the French Foreign Legion...
  • Movie for a Sunday afternoon: "The Big Clock"(1948)

    11/03/2013 11:18:41 AM PST · by ReformationFan · 13 replies
    You Tube ^ | 1948 | John Farrow
  • Chris Matthews: Did You Drink Three Fifths?

    10/21/2013 7:56:09 AM PDT · by rktman · 64 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 10/21/2013 | Ken Blackwell
    MSNBC's erratic Hardball host, Chris Matthews, has again gone off the deep end with his nonsense talk about the Constitution's three-fifths clause. He's claiming that conservatives believe black people are, or once were, only three-fifths of a person. Why does a group of people that always loses elections or tends to do lately, why do they call themselves American people because - do they still count blacks as three-fifths? Three-fifths of a vote?
  • Movie for a Sunday afternoon: "Shadow of a Doubt" (1943)

    07/21/2013 11:34:39 AM PDT · by ReformationFan · 4 replies
    You Tube ^ | 1943 | Alfred Hitchcock
  • 'The Purge' Slams NRA and Tea Party, Summons Thoughts of Trayvon Martin

    06/12/2013 3:01:53 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 18 replies
    Breitbart - Big Hollywood ^ | June 12, 2013 | Warner Todd Huston
    The new Ethan Hawke thriller The Purge was number one at the box office during its opening weekend, but critics are slamming the film for its thinly veiled commentary against the National Rifle Association and Tea Party groups. The plot brings moviegoers to the near future where in 2022 a new regime has come to America. The "New Founders" have taken over the country and practically eliminated unemployment crime, and want. One of the ways this new political movement has brought on such an idyllic society is to allow one night a year when any and all violence, even murder,...
  • Movie for a Sunday afternoon: "The Naked Edge"(1961)

    03/03/2013 12:06:06 PM PST · by ReformationFan · 6 replies
    You Tube ^ | 1961 | Michael Anderson
    Today's feature is Gary Cooper's final film, an underrated, British suspense thriller directed by Michael Anderson("Around The World In 80 Days", "Logan's Run") and scripted by Joseph Stefano("Psycho").
  • John Sandford Interview 1

    09/02/2012 8:35:57 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 2 replies
    YouTube | September 2, 2012 | JohnSandfordOfficial
    Author John Sandford takes questions from his fans on Facebook, discussing the books, the characters, and writing... (more at link) Part 1Part 2Part 3Part 4
  • Corpse In Armor: A Cautionary Tale For Our Time

    08/07/2010 10:33:35 AM PDT · by fporretto · 1 replies
    Eternity Road ^ | 7/31/2010 | Francis W. Porretto
    Fiction writing is a far tougher road to travel than op-ed; ask anyone who's tried it. As satisfying as it can be artistically, its practical frustrations can make the aspiring fictioneer wonder why he didn't put his spare time into something constructive, like teaching manatees to tap-dance. Many fiction writers claim to write for the sheer pleasure of it. Some claim they only write for the revenue: "to buy groceries," as the late Robert A. Heinlein put it. But all of us, without exception, write to be read. Anyone who claims otherwise deserves no more of your time. Thus, it...
  • Opinion: What's the 'Overton Window' and Why Should You Care?

    06/17/2010 5:55:19 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 20 replies · 1,133+ views
    AOL News ^ | June 16, 2010 | Glenn Beck
    (June 15) -- If you aren't the least bit concerned about the health of America's freedoms, you are either a) in a multiyear-long drug induced coma, B) Sean Penn, or C) dead. And you've definitely never heard of Overton's Window. The Overton Window is a political theory developed by the late Joseph Overton, a brilliant public policy strategist and ardent free-marketer. Overton observed that "when public policies in a given area (education, health care) are arranged from freest to least free, only a relatively narrow window of options will be considered politically acceptable." The theory says the window will gradually...
  • Giant Obamas, 'Thriller' bankers at German carnival (HaPPy Pres__ent's Day!!)

    02/15/2010 9:20:22 AM PST · by NormsRevenge · 4 replies · 657+ views
    AFP on Yahoo ^ | 2/15/10 | AFP
    COLOGNE, Germany (AFP) – Huge effigies of US President Barack Obama and bankers made up as zombies from Michael Jackson's famous "Thriller" video starred in Germany's biggest carnival procession here on Monday. More than a million people braved the snow to line the route of the seven-kilometre (four-mile) parade, where revellers traditionally poke fun at current events and enjoy tonnes of sweets hurled from the travelling floats. Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's alleged night with a call girl was rewarded with a huge figure showing a beaming premier surrounded by breasts. Obama's controversial Nobel Prize was also the butt of...