The Call: An odd marriage of sci-fi and thriller
The Call: An odd marriage of sci-fi and thrillerTwisty South Korean time-travel slasher has an intriguing premise on paper but the film struggles to find its own identity published : 4 Dec 2020 at 04:00 newspaper section: [Life](http://search.bangkokpost.com/search/result_advanced?category=news&xNewsSection=Life) Remember the 2006 American fantasy romance The Lake House? It features stars Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock as two lonely people living inside the same lakeside home in different time periods who somehow are able to communicate with each other through letters in the mailbox. Or how a...
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Perfect marriage of photos and food
Perfect marriage of photos and foodOrganika Cafe longs for the days of pre-pandemic packed crowdspublished : 20 Nov 2020 at 04:00newspaper section:[Life](http://search.bangkokpost.com/search/result_advanced?category=news&xNewsSection=Life)Several months ago, before the worldwide lockdown, Organika Cafe was every day jam-packed with Instagram-loving tourists.Although humbly tucked on the top floor of a six-storey arcade, the eatery, decked out to reminisce a peaceful fairy-tale forest, had hardly enjoyed a tranquil moment until now.Today, the cafe’s graceful poise and serenity is restored. It a...
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Nevada first US state to recognize gay marriage in its constitution
Los Angeles (AFP) - Nevada has become the first US state to enshrine in its constitution the right of gay couples to marry, overturning an 18-year ban on same-sex marriage.The measure was put to voters during the recent presidential election on November 3 and the final results were published in recent days.Voters approved the "Marriage Regardless of Gender Amendment" by 62 percent, with 38 percent against, according to the Nevada secretary of state's office."It feels good that we let the voters decide," advocacy group Equality Nevada president Chris Davin told NBC News. "The people said this, ...
Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson calling time on marriage
The A-Team star made his split from wife Yukie Imoto official last week (ends06Nov20), according to The Blast, citing irreconcilable differences.Jackson and his wife share two children together, Elijah and Naname, while he is reportedly dad to two kids from previous relationships.It is not clear if a prenuptial agreement is in place or if the divorce will be amicable.©2020 WENNProvided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
Team Liquid's CoreJJ announces marriage to longtime girlfriend
Finally something positive in 2020!
League of Legends pro Yongin "CoreJJ" Jo might be married to the game, but not legally.The Team Liquid support announced this morning that he has married his longtime girlfriend. Fans of CoreJJ likely recognize his partner, as the two have been public for a long while."I'm happy to have someone more precious than myself in my life," CoreJJ tweeted.CoreJJ has been quite vocal about his relationship over the years. In an interview about a victory at the LCK Spring Split 2017, CoreJJ revealed that his girlfriend had surprised him by showing up for the match."I saw my girlfriend in the crowd when ...
Mexican lawmakers approve same-sex marriage in the State of Puebla
Screenshot of Puebla Congress's Ordinary Meeting on November 3, 2020, PeriscopeOn November 3, Puebla became the 19th Mexican state to recognize same-sex marriage in the country. 31 congresspeople out of 39 raised their hand to pass the legislation under the gaze of nearly 20,000 viewers on Facebook Live and Periscope. The meeting was held virtually to respect social distancing measures.Puebla's recent ruling in favor of recognizing same-sex marriage follows in the footsteps of 18 other Mexican States such as Mexico City, Jalisco and Quintana Roo.In 2015, the Mexican Supreme Court delivered a g...
Vatican says Pope’s backing for gay unions no challenge to marriage
VATICAN CITY: The Vatican has sought to tamp down discord over Pope Francis’ backing last month for same-sex civil unions, reiterating that he did not question the Catholic dogma of marriage being between a man and a woman.A note sent to papal ambassadors late last week by the Secretariat of State — the Vatican’s highest bureaucratic authority — hammered home that there had been no chance in Church doctrine.“It’s clear that Pope Francis was referring to certain arrangements by states, certainly not to Church doctrine, which has often been reaffirmed over the years,” the authority said in the d...
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Angela Bassett reveals the key to a good marriage
Angela Bassett believes finding the "right" person is the key to wedded bliss.The 62-year-old actress has been married to husband Courtney B. Vance since 1997 and she feels that couples in the spotlight need to be "looking in the same direction".Angela - who has 14-year-old twins Slater and Bronwyn with Courtney - said: "Staying together so long, whether in the industry or not, I think the important thing is that you gotta marry the right person. Make sure you're both looking in the same direction, basically."The 'What's Love Got to Do with It' star added that couples should both recognise and...
Paul Sullivan: Tony La Russa hiring proves Jerry Reinsdorf is still the boss of the White Sox
CHICAGO — Imagine you could rectify the biggest mistake of your life before it’s over.Maybe it was a bad marriage or a poor career choice or buying a house that has been nothing but a hassle since the day you moved in.People do it all the time. We divorce, we change jobs and we sell houses at a loss just to end one chapter in our lives and start over.So you can’t really blame Chicago White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf for trying to make amends for what he has called the biggest regret of his baseball life, allowing general manager Ken “Hawk” Harrelson to fire manager Tony La Russa in summer 19...
Ron Perlman requests single status in divorce battle so he can marry fiancee
The actor filed for divorce to end his 38-year marriage in November, 2019 and now he has offered up new legal documents requesting immediate single status so he can exchange vows with his fiancee Allison Dunbar.Ron insists he'll deal with the rest of the issues surrounding his divorce from his wife Opal in due course, but he'd like to be free to get marrried again."I believe terminating the marriage as soon as legally possible would be in our best interests in that it would reduce the emotional strain and pressure I have personally observed in both (Opal Stone Perlman) and myself, and it would...