Netflix sued over “grossly sexist” line in ‘The Queen’s Gambit’


Nona Gaprindashvili, a female Soviet chess champion, is suing Netflix for $5million over a line in The Queen’s Gambit. In the show’s finale, a line compares the accomplishments of fictional chess player Beth Harmon (Anya Taylor-Joy) to Gaprindashvili – stating she’s never played chess against men. A character remarks: “Elizabeth Harmon’s not at…

Actors from Harry Potter, Star Wars featured at Puyallup comics convention next month


WASHINGTON STATE (July 20, 2021)---The Washington State Summer Con has announced its line-up for the August convention at the fairgrounds. The two-day convention on Aug. 7-8 will be at the Washington State Fair and Events Center. Guests include: Bonnie Wright, who played Ginny Weasley in the “Harry Potter” franchise; Giancarlo Esposito of…

Calls For LeBron James Movie Boycott After He Tweeted “You Are Next” Accountability


OHIO (April 21, 2021)---today basketball great Lebron James was trending due to his tweet "You're next."  James further tweeted "accountability," when reacting to the shouting death of 16-year-old Ma'Khia Bryant. Ma'Khia Bryant mother said that her daughter called the police---because two other teen girls were assaulting her.   But Twitters took…

“Magic is Back at Disneyland Resort! Theme Parks Plan to Reopen on April 30”


FLORIDA (March 17, 2021)---After being closed for more than one year, magic is finally returning to the Disneyland Resort theme parks! Disneyland park and Disney California Adventure park are planning to officially reopen to the public on April 30, with limited capacity. You’ll soon be welcomed back to enjoy unforgettable attractions,…