Bon Jovi. Photo: Kevin Mazur/HBO Last month, 2018’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony rocked out in Cleveland — and we mean really rocked out; it was nearly five hours long — with the event finally being broadcast on HBO this weekend for everyone to experience. Since Vulture was in the room where it happened, we decided to compile the highest of highs, the lowest of lows, and the just plain whoas! from this year’s ceremony, which saw Bon Jovi, Dire Straits, the Moody Blues, Nina Simone, the Cars, and Sister Rosetta Tharpe get the induction honors. HIGH: Howard Stern’s raunchy speech. When David Letterman subbed in to present for Pearl Jam as a means of eleventh-hour necessity at last year’s Rock Hall induction — the original presenter, Neil Young, became too ill to attend — the musician-adjacent-comedian era of the Hall was officially born. Howard Stern continued the new tradition this year by presenting for his good pals … [Read more...] about The Highs, Lows, and Whoas of the 2018 Rock Hall Induction Ceremony
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Maurice Robinson, 25, has been charged with 39 counts of manslaughter over the Essex migrant tragedy Maurice 'Mo' Robinson has been charged with 39 counts of manslaughter after the bodies of 31 men and eight women were found in the back of a lorry in Essex, police have confirmed. The lorry driver, 25, will appear at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court on Monday also charged with conspiracy to traffic people, conspiracy to assist unlawful immigration and money laundering. An Essex Police statement said: 'The Crown Prosecution service has authorised Essex Police to charge a man in connection with investigating the deaths of 39 people whose bodies were found in Grays on Wednesday. 'Maurice Robinson, 25, of Laurel Drive, Craigavon, Northern Ireland was arrested shortly after the discovery was made at the Waterglade Retail Park. 'He is due to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court on Monday 28 October charged with 39 counts of manslaughter, conspiracy to traffic people, … [Read more...] about Death truck driver, 25, is charged with 39 COUNTS of manslaughter over Essex migrant tragedy – after officers make FIFTH arrest and sniffer dogs scour £400k Cheshire home of haulage boss and wife
'Batti Gul Meter Chalu' Shahid Kapoor & Mira Rajput's baby girl Misha Kapoor, who will be turning two years old on 26th Ausgut, is one of the cutest star kids in Bollywood. Misha's parents often share her adorable pictures on their social media account. Today (15th August), on the occasion of India's 72nd Independence Day, Mira Rajput posted few pictures of baby Misha spending time with "baba" Pankaj Kapur. In the pictures, Misha is seen enjoying kite-flying with her grand-father on Independence Day. Shahid-Mira with daughter Misha Kapoor (Photo: Instagram) Mira posted the pictures on Instagram with the caption, "Kite flying with Baba! It’s a happy Independence Day! ????????" Shahid Kapoor's wife Mira Rajput finally reacts on being TROLLED for her first ad! Check out the pictures below (SWIPE LEFT): View this post on Instagram Kite flying with Baba! It’s a happy Independence Day! ???????? A post shared by Mira Rajput Kapoor (@mira.kapoor) on … [Read more...] about Misha Kapoor enjoys kite-flying with “baba” Pankaj Kapur on Independence Day 2018!
Leave it to Florida to struggle with an election. Amid the myriad problems going on in the Sunshine State regarding the recent midterm elections, now the Palm Beach County elections supervisor is trying to ban media from covering the public ballot counting and threatening to arrest reporters who attempt to do so. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) has been all over the issues going on in Florida, and tweeted Friday evening that “Palm Beach County elections supervisor bans media cameras from public ballot counting & threatens them with arrest.” “How much more will it take to convince skeptics that what is happening in Palm Beach & #BrowardCounty is not a normal elections process?” Rubio asked. #PalmBeachCounty elections supervisor bans media cameras from public ballot counting & threatens them with arrest. How much more will it take to convince skeptics that what is happening in Palm Beach & #BrowardCounty is not a normal elections process? … [Read more...] about Florida Elections Supervisor Threatens To Arrest Reporters For Covering Ballot Counting
Tom Fornelli explains his Heisman Trophy ballot, which had Burrow in the top position by Tom Fornelli @TomFornelli Dec 14, 2019 at 9:33 pm ET • 8 min read Don't say I didn't try to warn you. Back in July, six weeks before the college football season was to begin, I was doing something I do a lot of during the offseason. I was digging into stats to see if I could find anything interesting I hadn't noticed before or something that challenged my own opinions. This particular time, I was looking into the 2018 statistics of returning quarterbacks to see if I could find anybody who might surprise us all in 2019. It was going to be for a piece I never wound up writing.I wish I had. Then maybe more people would have seen my warning. You see, it was during this research that I discovered a QB who I had felt was good but not overly impressive in 2018, one who might have been much better than I'd realized. That quarterback was LSU's Joe Burrow.Looking at … [Read more...] about Don’t say I didn’t warn you: Why LSU QB Joe Burrow was the clear No. 1 on my Heisman Trophy ballot