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For your eyes only: Roger Moore dies at age 89

For your eyes only: Roger Moore dies at age 89

The man who was James Bond to entire generation has passed away. Roger Moore, who played the British agent in seven films, has died at age 89. BBC News says his family tweeted out the news saying the actor died after a “short but brave battle w...
Published: 05/23/17
Updated: 05/24/17
After Manchester bombing, will security change at Tampa Bay concert venues?

After Manchester bombing, will security change at Tampa Bay concert venues?

Concert and venue security was a big topic last summer after two high-profile incidents in Orlando: The murder of The Voice singer Christina Grimmie and the shooting massacre at Pulse nightclub. After Monday's suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande conc...
Published: 05/23/17
The new 'Baywatch' movie is basically about hot people in swimsuits

The new 'Baywatch' movie is basically about hot people in swimsuits

Baywatch is a running gag in slow motion, a thong-in-cheek TV retread swapping wholesome jiggles for dirty giggles. There are places for such humor but beaches don't have gutters. What Baywatch has in its favor is Dwayne Johnson fireman-carrying a de...
Published: 05/23/17
Tampa teenager gets rescued by Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson in 'Baywatch'

Tampa teenager gets rescued by Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson in 'Baywatch'

For child actor L.J. Ruth, meeting his idol was easy as falling off a pier.Ruth, 13, winds up safely in the arms of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in Baywatch, an updated version of the 90's TV series opening Wednesday.The seventh grader at Tampa's Villa ...
Published: 05/23/17
Think we're loco? The most unlikely Phil Collins soundtrack hit of the '80s

Think we're loco? The most unlikely Phil Collins soundtrack hit of the '80s

Phil Collins was on the level of Kenny Loggins for soundtrack supremacy, but Collins wasn't content to stay in the background as he jumped back into acting with the movie Buster that spawned a solid soundtrack that included hidden gems like Loco In A...
Published: 05/23/17
Longest-serving James Bond star Roger Moore dead at 89

Longest-serving James Bond star Roger Moore dead at 89

LONDON — Roger Moore, the suavely insouciant star of seven James Bond films, has died in Switzerland. He was 89. The British actor died Tuesday after a short battle with cancer, according to a family statement posted on Moore's official Twitter...
Published: 05/23/17
Watch: Just a whole lot of Roger Moore being an extremely cool James Bond

Watch: Just a whole lot of Roger Moore being an extremely cool James Bond

Debates over who played James Bond the best will go on for at least as long as the Bond franchise itself — and there's no sign of that coming to an end any time soon. There is, of course, an argument to be made for Roger Moore, and people are m...
Published: 05/23/17
Thank you for being a fiend? Golden Girls are suspects in new Clue board game

Thank you for being a fiend? Golden Girls are suspects in new Clue board game

What happens when you take two pop culture icons of the ‘80s and smash them together? You get Clue: The Golden Girls board game.  Sure, the board game Clue has actually been around since the 1940s - it was a British invention before crossi...
Published: 05/23/17
Interview: Felicia Day talks internet geekdom, her path to 'Mystery Science Theater 3000' before Megacon Orlando

Interview: Felicia Day talks internet geekdom, her path to 'Mystery Science Theater 3000' before Megacon Orlando

Felicia Day said her entire career path was influenced by the pre-internet role-playing game series Ultima. "When I was a kid I was homeschooled, so not a lot of friends in real life, but a lot of computers around the house," she said. "We played Ult...
Published: 05/23/17
Wine of the Week: Mark West Black Pinot Noir Monterey County 2015

Wine of the Week: Mark West Black Pinot Noir Monterey County 2015

Mark West Pinot Noir, with its cheerful yellow label and thrifty price point, has long been a favorite of folks looking for a reliably drinkable, well-priced red.Now the California winery has a new addition to its pinot noir lineup: Mark West Black P...
Published: 05/23/17