Gunning for hits, 8 billion hours of content and the cassette tape revival + this day in history w/the burning of Crystal Palace and our song of the day by Calibro 35 on your Morning Monarchy for November 30, 2018.
Discount shoe shop tricks VIPs into paying hundreds of dollars in fake store
Churches turn to pop music hits instead of hymns to attract young
Manhattan DA won't be filing financial charges against Harvey Weinstein
Brooklyn rapper 6ix9ine arrested on racketeering charges
#Tekashi #6ix9ine Arrested by Feds for Racketeering, Allegedly Ordered Shootings of Rivals (Audio)
Robert De Niro and wife split after 20-year marriage
Diddy's Ex-Girlfriend & Baby Mama, #KimPorter, Found Dead at Home at 47
Samuel Hadida, w/70 producing credits inc True Romance, Domino, the Resident Evil franchise & 2018’s Hunter Killer, dies unexpectedly at 64, Santa Monica, Nov 27, 2018.
Please note Samuel Hadida is the lead producer of the reboot of The Crow, allegedly starrring Jason Momoa (Game of Thrones, Aquaman). Sony announced on 11/18/18 that they’ve set the movie release for 10/11/19. Hadida died suddenly on 11/27/18.
Ricky Jay Dies
Stephen Hillenburg, Creator of 'SpongeBob Squarepants,' #Dies at 57
William Goldman, Oscar winner for 'Butch Cassidy,' has died
'Don't Look Now' director Nicolas Roeg dies at 90
British film director #NicholasRoeg dies at 90 (Audio)
Bernardo Bertolucci Dead: Oscar-Winning 'Last Tango in Paris' Director Dies at 77
Another great director, writer, filmmaker has left us in the 237th month since Stanley Kubrick's death—Bernardo Bertolucci. The Last Emperor, The Dreamers, The Conformist, more.
Nielsen: Americans are streaming 8 billion hours of content per month on connected TVs
When ‘The Real World’ Gave Up on Reality: The true story of the exact moment in the mid-Nineties when reality television morphed from its best self to its worst.
#FilmStruck is (sort of) saved, will relaunch as The #CriterionChannel next spring
‘I Am the Night’: New Trailer Plunges Into ‘Black Dahlia’-Era Los Angeles
Again, seems hollyweird and the fake left can't meme at all - and they're also losing their ability to even market their widgets correctly. The first film was called 'Wreck-It Ralph', not 'Break-It Ralph', why tf didn't you call the sequel '#RalphWrecksTheInternet'?
Amanda Bynes Stuns in First Magazine Cover in Years, Opens Up About 'Really Sad' Drug Abuse
Jameela Jamil continues her attack on celebrities endorsing 'poisonous' culture with hilarious parody video
Not Funny: The Conan O'Brien Joke-Stealing Lawsuit Is Still Going On
Margaret Atwood Announces ‘The Testaments,’ a Sequel to ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’
What if @BRIANMBENDIS’ ‘Cover’ is actually about CIA-agent-turned-comics-writer @TomKingTK?
Matt Wagner's MAGE series comes to epic conclusion after 35 years, finale issue to feature 8-page gatefold
Gary Busey Talks Buddy Holly, Almost Dying and Releasing His First Solo Song at 74
Thurston Moore May Have Just Turned 60, But His New Noise Guitar Explorations Showcase His Eternal Sonic Youthfulness
Metallica will release an album from their unlikely acoustic set as a limited-edition double LP available only through their store or charity
Everly Brothers at Odds in Case Over Lucrative 'Cathy's Clown' Royalties
Band Witchrot post greatest break-up notice ever, gets more famous than when they were together
The Invisible Hit Parade - How Unofficial Recordings Have Flowered in the 21st Century
Are rare records getting more expensive? Discogs thinks so
Chicago gets its first vinyl-pressing plant in decades
Cassette tapes are having a revival
#Cassette tapes revived in #Japan (Audio)
#MediaMemes/#NewMusicFriday: @JeffTweedy's 2nd solo LP feels 'Warm', @RevHortonHeat gets a 'Whole New Life' and @GospelBeac_h spend 'Another Winter Live' + #The1975 & @AlessiaCara 🎼🎶💿
#ThisDayInHistory: #November30 w/the Crystal Palace destroyed by fire in London in 1936 (Audio)
+ Hodges meteorite, '#Thriller' released, #LLCoolJ plays Africa, #AchilleLauro catches fire, #DesertStorm 1 ends, Clinton visits N. Ireland, ExxonMobil merge, Seattle's #WTO LARP, #PaulWalker killed
Flashback: Doctor builds robot twin to study soul (Nov. 30, 2018)
Flashback: Mumbai attack updates: false flag, uk intel ops & questions // Mumbai attacks look like a western intel operation // Mumbai false flag attack updates // Mumbai attacks pave way for Obama into Pakistan // 5 US citizens killed in Mumbai attacks // Mumbai attack: British men 'among the terrorists' // British intel is behind Mumbai massacre // Mumbai perpetrators showed combat training // NYPD guards against Mumbai-like terror attacks // India to mobilize in aftermath of Mumbai attacks (Nov. 30, 2018)
Flashback: 2,700 year-old marijuana found in Chinese tomb; Stash seems intended for buried shaman to use in the afterlife
+ #JonathanSwift, #MarkTwain, #WinstonChurchill, #GGordonLiddy, #AbbieHoffman, #RidleyScott, #DavidMamet, #ShuggieOtis, @BillyIdol, #StaceyQ, @BoJackson, #SteveAoki, #GaelGarciaBernal birthdays
#PumpUpThaVolume: Calibro 35 - "Stingray" (w/Serena Altavilla) (Audio)