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Southwest attendant suffers broken back in hard landing

DALLAS — A Southwest Airlines flight attendant suffered a compression fracture to a vertebra in her upper back during a hard landing last month in California, according to federal safety investigators. The National Transportation Safety Board said the impact of landing was so hard that the flight attendant thought the plane had crashed. She felt …

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Olivia Newton-John, superstar singer and actress, dies at 73

NEW YORK (AP) — Olivia Newton-John, the Grammy-winning superstar who reigned on pop, country, adult contemporary and dance charts with such hits as “Physical” and “You’re the One That I Want” and won countless hearts. as everyone’s favorite Sandy in the blockbuster film version of “Grease,” has died. She was 73. Newton-John, a longtime resident …

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Summering gives us a gender-swapped Stand By Me in new clip

Lia Barnett, Madalen Mills, Eden Grace Redfield, and Sanai Victoria in SummarizingImage: Bleecker Street “What if [timeless classic], but girls?” continues to be a popular strategy in Hollywood, despite decidedly mixed results. Stand By Me is the latest to get this treatment, and though Summarizing isn’t a one-to-one reboot of the ’80s film, the influence …

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This Pokémon GO 3D Billboard Is Why We Invented Technology

Screenshot: Niantic/Kotaku All advertising is evil, obviously. But sometimes, despite this, it can be extraordinarily entertaining. This latest 3D billboard from outside of Tokyo’s Shinjuku Station is maybe the best use of this optical illusion tech I’ve seen, and it’s cross-promoting. Pokémon GO and, er, World Cat Day. We’ve covered the amazing 3D billboard before, …

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Chris Pratt trolls ‘woke critics’ not happy with ‘The Terminal List’

Chris Pratt ripped into trolls on reviewer site Rotten Tomatoes regarding his newest Amazon Prime show, “The Terminal List.” The Marvel actor’s series was certified as “rotten” on the website, with a 94% audience score and 40% critics score. The streaming show follows Pratt as Navy SEAL James Reece, who comes home after his crew …

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