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Hong Kong? Shanghai? Mainland landmark ends up on Victoria Harbour for Hollywood film poster

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For Call of Heroes, Benny Chan summons his inner Akira Kurosawa and Sergio Leone

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Peter Thiel says journalism will be just fine, since he’ll decide what’s good journalism

Jeff Bezos Bets $250 Million on Reviving Washington Post

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Murdoch $14 Billion TV Plan Sets Up Showdown With Malone

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Aug 25, 2016

...only in New York, kids, only in New York

Aug 25, 2016

RT @EricNewcomer: Uber's $1.2B in losses so far this year is a floor. Q1 loses were ~$520M but Q2 loses SIGNIFICANTLY EXCEEDED $750M  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-08-25/uber-loses-at-least-1-2-billion-in-first-half-of-2016 

Aug 25, 2016

Left unsaid: If Shari wants Moonves to run a merged $viab-$cbs she'll have to offer big chunk of controlling shares  http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/michael-wolff-viacoms-future-post-922205 

Aug 24, 2016

@davidcho @DelRey dude it's called pasta i think...Hahahaha...Roscioli only place worth note

Aug 24, 2016

@DelRey I am, but Julius Caesar is not. This is where they killed him. I could feel the rage I'm so in tune with it. https://t.co/tTiG7grpap

Aug 23, 2016

Hey PR when you lie to our reporters we remember.

Aug 23, 2016

"...a fitting conclusion to this experiment in what happens when you let journalists say what they really think."  http://gawker.com/how-things-work-1785604699?utm_medium=sharefromsite&utm_source=Gawker_twitter 


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