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joe bidenUS Vice President Joe Biden described Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak’s stepping down as “a pivotal moment in history”. “What has happened in Egypt will be felt beyond its borders,” Biden was quoted as saying by CNN. Mubarak resigned Friday evening as president of Egypt after 18 days of protests against his government. Continue reading A pivotal moment in history: Biden

Review in a Hurry: Channing Tatum is not as horribly miscast as you might expect in the role of a Roman soldier who ventures north of Hadrian’s Wall into anarchic Scotland. Based on a book,… Continue reading Movie Review: The Eagle Is a Slow-Moving History Lesson—About Swords & Hunks!

American Idol’s Simon Cowell will return to the judge’s chair on The X Factor on FOX this fall — and in a move unprecedented for a television talent show, the winner of X-Factor will take home a recording contract worth $5 million. The X Factor, a spinoff of the smash UK show of the same […] Continue reading “The X Factor” $5 Million Grand Prize Largest In Television History

The History Channel is pulling the plug on The Kennedys. The station’s parent network — A&E — says it will not air the controversial eight-part miniseries about the American political dynasty that stars Greg Kinnear as the former president and Katie Holmes as First Lady-turned-fashion icon Jackie O. The Kennedys, which cost about $25 million […] Continue reading “The Kennedys” Cancelled By The History Channel

The History Channel will not air a controversial miniseries it produced about the Kennedy family, saying the multimillion project that had become … Continue reading History Network Pulls Plug on Kennedy Project