Category: Of Interest


Nielsen: Trending Radio Listening in September

The arrival of fall in the U.S. marks an annual turning point for radio listening. Historically, fall and winter see the most radio tune-in during the year, and the uptick that occurs when the leaves turn is most noticeable as…


Reading Rainbow Kickstarter Campaign Ranks Among Top 5

LeVar Burton’s Reading Rainbow crowdfunding campaign is now in the top five most successful Kickstarter projects of all time, and receiving the latest round of support from unexpected sources – the top four highest earning campaigns ever. Pebble, OUYA, Pono…


Morgan Freeman to Narrate new Mona Lisa Film

Morgan Freeman will narrate a new feature-length doc-drama about Leonardo’s “Mona Lisa” portrait, entitled The Mona Lisa Myth. The actor, who won an Academy Award for Million Dollar Baby (2005), has previously narrated a number of successful films, including March…


6 Million Americans Enrolling in Health Care is a Milestone

Today the White House reported that more than 6 million people have signed up for private health plans through the state and federal exchanges. DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement: “Today we reached an important milestone –…

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Could Ed O’Bannon’s Lawsuit Shatter NCAA Sports?

Five years since its inception, the O’Bannon vs. NCAA lawsuit — alleging the NCAA and its member schools sold the images and likenesses of former college athletes in violation of antitrust laws — is going to trial. Ed O’Bannon, the…


Peep the Latest Spiderman Trailer

In The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Peter Parker discovers his father, Richard, attempted to stop Oscorp Industries from abusing his scientific research before his disappearance. As Peter investigates, his path crosses with Harry Osborn, son of Oscorp’s mysterious CEO. Meanwhile, Peter…