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Man Tries to Sell $650 Worth of Scalped Tickets to ‘The Interview,’ Demands Refund When Sony Offers it Online
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Plenty of skeptics wondered if the international crisis surrounding Sony’s new film “The Interview” might end up being a publicity boon for an otherwise mediocre film. One Cincinnati man certainly saw the business potential surrounding the film’s release, buying $650 worth of tickets with the intention of scalping them, only to be foiled when Sony released the film a day early online. More

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UPDATE: Sony Cancels December 25 Release of ‘The Interview’ After Terror Threat
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UPDATE (5:15 PM): Sony has canceled the scheduled December 25 release of James Franco and Seth Rogen’s new film “The Interview after the top five theater circuits in the U.S. announced they would not be screening the film.

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The top five theater circuits in the U.S. will not be showing James Franco and Seth Rogen’s new film “The Interview” amid threats from the Sony hacking group promising a 9-11 scenario for theaters that do not capitulate. More

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James Franco and ‘SNL’ Bring Us ‘Star Wars: Everyone Is Old Now’ Trailer
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As we’ve already shown you, the “Star Wars: Episode VII — The Force Awakens” trailer has been parodied, remixed, and reimagined countless times in the week or so since its debut. ‘Saturday Night Live’ and host James Franco got in on the fun this weekend, helpfully reminding us that the stars of the original trilogy are going to be super old in the new sequel. More

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Practice Instagram etiquette: Do’s and don’t’s of #selfies
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This Swedish fitness instructor posted a “hot bod” selfie four days after giving birth, and new moms everywhere uttered a collective, “ugh … show off” (even Kate Middleton and Kim Kardashian, probably). If you’re guilty of this selfie, or any of the following worst offenders, allow me to recommend a few alternatives that will help get you back in the good graces of your Instagram audience. More