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UK

Fury as granddad ‘turned away’ from bar for being ‘too old’

Anthony Severs, 76, was denied entry by a bouncer at McCooley’s bar in Liverpool city centre on July 25. The grandfather of one said he was was “shell-shocked” at the decision and believes he was the victim of discrimination.  McCooley’s has since apologised but said his age “wasn’t a factor” and “there may have been a […]

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Technology

The Real Reason Your Apple Pie Turned Out Mushy

Avoid using overripe apples to prevent your pie from becoming mushy and wet. Southern Living says choosing the perfect apple variety will be for naught if the fruit is overripe. Your pie will turn out very mushy and lack the flavor apple pie is known for. Apple pie relies on the tartness of apples to […]

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US

First on CNN: Alex Jones’ texts have been turned over to the January 6 committee, source says

The messages were handed over to the committee by Mark Bankston, the attorney who represented two Sandy Hook parents who successfully sued Jones in Texas and won nearly $50 million in a civil trial that concluded last week. Bankston would only tell CNN that he is “cooperating with the committee.” The select committee declined to […]

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Celebrities

Jacob Elordi Says He Begged Netflix To Let Him Smoke In “The Kissing Booth” But They Turned Him Down

The actor just revealed that despite all his efforts to stay true to the book, there was one thing that Netflix refused to let him do — smoke onscreen. Jacob says that even though his character Noah smoked in the novels, Netflix repeatedly turned down his requests to do it in the movie. “I remember […]

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Business

The Beatles flop Paul McCartney turned into a solo hit

John Lennon once noted that The Beatles‘ 1968 LP The White Album was the least collaborative record the ‘fab four’ ever made. It marked a distinct shift in the dynamics the group had once relied upon, and there was a sense that John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr were drifting apart both […]

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Entertainment

Clint Eastwood turned down two of biggest roles in Hollywood history ‘Thank God’

The iconic star is back on TV screens this afternoon in the gritty The Eiger Sanction, playing a suave art dealer who moonlights as an assassin. The classic double identity thriller is a tantalising glimpse at what Eastwood could have done with two of the biggest roles of all time, both of which centre on […]

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UK

Archie Battersbee dead: 12-year-old’s life support turned off after lengthy legal fight

The 12-year-old’s family confirmed at around 1.50pm Archie had died following his life support and treatement ceasing at 10am. Hollie Dance and Paul Battersbee were told on Friday treatment for Archie will be withdrawn on Saturday morning. It came after they made a last-ditch appeal to the European Court of Human Rights on Friday night […]

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Entertainment

Cody Johnson Shares Why He Turned Down a Role on ‘Yellowstone’

Cody Johnson‘s music has been featured on Yellowstone, and he’s got the real-life resume to make him a perfect match for a role on the runaway hit show. But in a new interview, the rodeo rider-turned-country singer reveals he actually declined an offer to appear on Yellowstone. Johnson’s song “Dear Rodeo” appeared in Yellowstone‘s Season […]

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Business

The Beatles song that ‘turned on’ John Lennon

In 1966, American psychologist, author and neuronaut Timothy Leary addressed a crowd of 30,000 hippies in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco. His speech, received by the attendants of the Human Be-In, included the famous phrase: “Turn on, tune in, drop out.” In his book Flashbacks, Leary, a strong advocate of the use of psychedelic drugs, […]

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Canada

New city data shows 40 people a night on average turned away from Toronto homeless shelters | CBC News

An average of 40 people a night were told there was no bed available for them in Toronto homeless shelters in the last year and a half, newly released city data shows. And for the first six months of this year, an average of 63 people a night were “unmatched to shelter,” the city says […]