Chris Chase: Arian Foster Is History’s Greatest Monster

29 Aug


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Arian Foster left Saturday evening’s preseason contest with the 49ers after tweaking his hamstring late in the first quarter. Earlier in the preseason, Foster missed eleven days of camp with a similar injury. If the injury is in fact similar, that would get him back in time for the Texans regular season opener versus the Indianapolis Colts.

Foster seems to think he’ll be fine by the opener and tweeted accordingly. It sounds like he was getting some tweets from

 Chris Chase: Arian Foster Is History’s Greatest Monster

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Yes Vermont Yankee: Update on the Hurricane

29 Aug

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As Hurricane Irene travels northward, leaving the major cities of New York and Washington in better shape than anticipated, new dangers are arising for the remote and rural portions of upstate New York and Vermont, where massive flooding has already devastated several small communities.

Throughout upstate New York’s Catskill Mountains, several small towns have been completely submerged by floodwaters, which have roared down the region’s many rivers and streams.

 Yes Vermont Yankee: Update on the Hurricane

MTA Restores Limited Bus Service – New York News

29 Aug

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NEW YORK — New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says residents who had been ordered out of their homes in low-lying areas will be allowed to return Sunday afternoon. “The worst is over,” the mayor said, “and we will soon move to restore and return mode.”

Bloomberg says the evacuation order put in place for Hurricane Irene will be lifted as of 3 p.m. He had ordered more than 370,000 people out of those areas. They were mostly in lower Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. He said that 9,000 people were evacuated into evacuation centers.

MTA Restores Limited Bus Service – New York News

MissInfo.tv » Odd Future at the 2011 MTV VMAs: Tyler Wins

29 Aug

odd future This midweek gig sure does feel like a school night – if you couldn’t find a ticket for the sold-out show on toutless.ie, you could’ve just haggled with all the under-age Odd Future fans who couldn’t make it past the Academy bouncers.

One need not look any further than two hip-hop acts being heralded by many, such as Billboard Magazine and The New York Times, as the future of hip hop; rapper Lil’ B and the hip-hop collective Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All.

 MissInfo.tv » Odd Future at the 2011 MTV VMAs: Tyler Wins

Carole Lombard on TCM: MY MAN GODFREY, NOTHING

29 Aug

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Turner Classic Movies is wrapping up its annual Summer Under the Stars festival, which showcases a different performer each day in August.

Linda Darnell is the honoree today, and her best film, “A Letter to Three Wives,” screens at 8 tonight. Anne Francis, who died in January, will be saluted Monday with “Blackboard Jungle” at 8 p.m. and “Forbidden Planet” at 10.

Dyanmic Howard Keel gets the TCM treatment Tuesday, when “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” airs at 9:30 p.m. and “Kiss Me Kate” follows at 11:30. The festival ends with Marlene Dietrich on Wednesday, when ”The Scarlet Empress” airs at 8 p.m.

 Carole Lombard on TCM: MY MAN GODFREY, NOTHING

Tongue Tied: Wiz Khalifa & Amber Rose at 2011 MTV VMAs

29 Aug

amber roseThyBlackMan.com) he rumor mill has started again with reports of Amber Rose having nude pics hitting the internet… Seems like a hacker has hacked into her personal twitter account… Then decided to share all of her personal flicks with the world…

We can only hope Amber Rose learn from this experience…. She is to beautiful and sweet to continue to fall for this crap…

 

 Tongue Tied: Wiz Khalifa & Amber Rose at 2011 MTV VMAs

National Grid Warns New England Residents to Stay Safe

29 Aug

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National Grid says that power is out to more than 270,000 of its 480,000 Rhode Island customers.

The utility company has 6,500 people working in Rhode Island today from linemen to engineers and phone operators to handle the damage being done by Hurricane Irene, spokesman David Graves told WPRI-TV.

There are also 80 private contractor crews assisting the National Grid repair operations, many coming from the Midwest.

 National Grid Warns New England Residents to Stay Safe