Money For Lunch – Entertainment

Cop’s Kindness Helps Boy Get Much-Needed Bed

May 16, 2014 10:05 AM0 comments
Cop’s Kindness Helps Boy Get Much-Needed Bed

ABCNEWS Cameron Simmons and Officer Gaetano Acerra share a hug. (Ferdinando Acerra/Facebook) SUMTER, South Carolina — When Officer Gaetano Acerra responded to a call from a 13-year-old boy threatening to run away from home, he didn’t have a lot of information. “He called and was very distraught and very upset,” […]

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What Your Business Can Learned From Kevin Bacon’s Experiment

May 9, 2014 7:51 AM0 comments
Actor Kevin Bacon

Many years ago, Hollywood celebrity Kevin Bacon wanted to know what it would be like to not be famous. He hires a Hollywood make-up artist to create a disguise that would make him unrecognizable to fans. Then he went to, The Grove, an L.A. mall to try it out. In […]

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War Hero Turn Star, Efrem Zimbalist Jr. Dies

May 3, 2014 8:29 AM0 comments
Sunset Strip' star Efrem Zimbalist Jr. dies at 95

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)  — Actor Efrem Zimbalist Jr., star of the smash 60s and 70s TV drama “The FBI,” has died. Zimbalist was 95. The actor played unflappable Inspector Erskine in the series that ran on ABC from 1965-1974. The show dramatized real FBI cases. Zimbalist Sr. was a concert […]

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What the Netflix Price Increase Means in the Current Streaming Content Market

April 30, 2014 7:39 AM0 comments
What the Netflix Price Increase Means in the Current Streaming Content Market

  Seventeen years after Netflix originally launched, the streaming content industry it now leads is moreunsettled than ever.  Considerthis series of announcements over eight daysin April: April 21:  Netflix announces plans to raise its new subscriber fees globallyby $1 to $2 a month. April 23:  Amazon announces a licensing agreement that will […]

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Boston Marathon 2014: American Man Wins First Time!

April 22, 2014 2:16 PM0 comments
Boston Marathon 2014: American Man Wins First Time!

Meb Keflezighi of the United States reacts after coming in first place . (Jared Wickerham/Getty) On Monday, a little more than a year after the Boston Marathon bombing, the runners returned to Beacon Street, Chestnut Hill Avenue and, finally, Boylston Street. Their ranks have swollen to nearly 36,000, more than the 27,000 who normally […]

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Joke products dominate brands’ April Fools’ pranks

April 2, 2014 5:11 PM0 comments
Joke products dominate brands’ April Fools’ pranks

Fruit of the Loom seemingly wanted to get a jumpstart on April Fools’ Day this year.Nearly a full week ahead of the prankish holiday, the brand posted an ad to YouTube for a product that won’t be available for sale any time soon: an iron for your underwear.It’s USB compatible! […]

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Superman With A GoPro, Fly with Superman

March 18, 2014 10:03 PM0 comments
Bert Martinez as Superman flying

Video from the perspective of Superman flying

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What Guys Never Think Of When Asking A Woman Out

February 19, 2014 3:35 PM0 comments
What Guys Never Think Of When Asking A Woman Out

What Guys Never Think Of When Asking A Woman Out

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Move Over Agents, Ray Reynolds Talent is in Town!

January 11, 2014 2:52 PM0 comments
Move Over Agents, Ray Reynolds Talent is in Town!

Tribeca is known for being the biggest bustling movie business neighborhood in Manhattan. Everyone who is anyone has an office there including the legendary Weinstein Company.  I had the pleasure of visiting their gorgeous office with all of their accolades and awards.  Ridley Scott’s RSA films, also has an office close by.  In other […]

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Peter O’Toole Dies At 81

December 16, 2013 3:53 AM0 comments
Lawrence of Arabia' star Peter O'Toole dies at 81

‘Lawrence of Arabia’ star Peter O’Toole dies at 81 LONDON –  Peter O’Toole, the charismatic actor who achieved instant stardom as Lawrence of Arabia and was nominated eight times for an Academy Award, has died, his agent said Sunday. He was 81. O’Toole died Saturday after a long illness, Steve […]

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