William K. Howard’s Don’t Bet on Women


I’ve recently discovered a sassy feature that has been in the MoMA collection for more than 40 years. Don’t Bet on Women, a drawing-room comedy produced by the Fox Film Corp. in 1931, encompasses all of the risqué behaviors, modes of dress, suggestive situations, and freewheeling alcohol consumption that the Motion Picture Production Code hoped to curtail. Readers may be familiar with the term “pre-Code,” often referring to a simplification of the Motion Picture Production Code enacted by Read more [...]

William Moore Injury: Updates on Falcons Safety’s Shoulder and Recovery


Ahead of the most critical game of the 2014 NFL season for the Atlanta Falcons, they will be without a veteran defensive player. Coach Mike Smith announced safety William Moore will be placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.        The Falcons official Twitter account made the news official:Moore, 29, has been a significant presence for Atlanta's secondary when he's on the field. The 2009 second-round pick has recorded 25 tackles and two forced fumbles Read more [...]

Prince William is Regal at the Tusk Conservation Awards


He’s always been passionate about animal-related causes and Prince William showed his support at the 2014 Tusk Conservation Awards on Tuesday night (November 25). The Duke of Cambridge rubbed shoulders with high society types at Claridge’s Hotel in London, England, dressed in a dapper dark tuxedo. Earlier this week, Prince William awarded “Homeland” actor Damian Lewis with an OBE for his services to the dramatic arts. Of his conversation with William, Damian explained, "He said, 'Catherine Read more [...]

Darling Family Portrait of Prince William, Kate Middleton & Little Prince George Surfaces Online


Showing off a darling brood close to his heart, famed photographer Jason Bell shared a photo of the royal family via Twitter earlier this week and it quickly went viral due to its cuteness. Posing in front of a simple backdrop, Prince William, Kate Middleton and little Prince George show off their brilliant smiles in an adorable portrait - which is framed in Bell's home. According to reports, the photo was taken in March and sent out as thank you cards after the Duke and Duchess' royal tour Read more [...]

Lauren Conrad & William Tell: Settling Into Married Life


Last month they tied the knot before heading off on a Sicilian honeymoon and now Lauren Conrad and William Tell are getting used to their new roles as husband and wife. On Thursday (October 2), the “Hills” starlet showed off a souvenir they got on holiday- a ceramic tile that stated, “Villa Tell” along with a blue tree design. Via Instagram, Lauren added the caption, “Happy to be home sweet home,” indicating that their amazing honeymoon had come to a close. Of course, while Ms. Conrad Read more [...]

Prince William: Flying Solo in Oxford Following Pregnancy Announcement


Taking care of his royal duties, Prince William showed up at the University of Oxford on Monday (September 8) for the opening of The Dickson Poon China Centre. During his tour of the facilities, the handsome heir was greeted by a little girl who gave him a bouquet of flowers to congratulate him and his wife Kate Middleton who just announced their pregnancy. William “asked if the flowers were for Kate and we said, ‘Yes they are,” shared the child’s father, adding that the Prince is “thrilled” Read more [...]

Manchester United Transfer News: Arturo Vidal Blow Leads to William Carvalho Bid


Manchester United have reportedly had a €43 million bid rejected for Arturo Vidal, according to Italian press. The Red Devils are now expected to make William Carvalho a leading target as we head into the final four days of the summer transfer window. Perhaps significantly, La Gazzetta Dello Sport indicates the Premier League side have seen their bid, which would come in at approximately £34.2 million, turned down. This comes shortly after the newspaper ran a story indicating Read more [...]