As time passed, other, real, hospitals grew more equipped to deal with the polio and its victims. Nine months after opening the doors, the Miracle of Hickory closed. The 87 patients were transported to Charlotte Memorial Hospital. I’m the same age as you are and a couple of years ago I was in the achingly hip seaside resort town of Brighton (UK) on a cold autumnal day. I was wearing a big raincoat and jeans and didn’t look too terrible, or so I thought. A youngish man was handing out flyers for some rave/party/gig, and I braced myself to say no thanks.
While multichannel networks have evolved into full fledged digital entertainment powerhouses, many still don’t have women represented at the highest executive level: Maker Studios, Fullscreen, Collective Digital Studio and AwesomenessTV all have male CEOs.But Kaplan, who spent over 20 years as an executive at Nickelodeon before moving to AwesomenessTV, said the digital space is more inclusive than traditional Hollywood.”I think digital industry gets a really high mark because there’s so much opportunity,” she said. “And the thing I also believe about the digital industry, which is different than traditional, is it is taking more chances and taking more risks. That means you are doing things differently and providing more opportunities for new voices.”Rico Martinez, senior vice president of creative at Endemol Beyond USA, echoed Kaplan’s observations.”There’s more of a democratization in digital in terms of representation because it’s based on real people and communities you grow around them,” he tells Mashable.Martinez, who is of Chinese, Filipino, Hawaiian, English and Mexican descent, pointed to Endemol’s ICON Network as a recent example.
Louis P. Sheldon, who founded the Traditional Values Coalition, a lobbying group that was largely known for opposing homosexuality and gay rights, died Friday. Sheldon, a former Anaheim resident, died in Southern California of a longstanding condition, son in law James Lafferty said.
Stephen A. No, I’m four rows from this guy. So I’m going to walk in the place and just start hollering out, ‘James Dolan, James Dolan?’ I mean, that’s embarrassing, man. “We must take a stand and address it. We must come together, condemn these actions and reinforce who we are as members of the NYPD. Treatment for Hong Kong to punish China, but stopped short of an immediate end to the territory cherished privileges that have helped it remain a global financial center.
The Beach Boys already have a scheduled concert in Wantagh, NY on July 5th, so Boston organizers were forced to move the concert up a day or face a Surfin USA less show. Given the enthusiasm for the concert from the Boys themselves, that decision must not have been too difficult. “I’ve always wanted to do something with the Boston Pops, and we finally got the call only after 52 short years,” Beach Boys member Mike Love told the Boston Globe..