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Laurence DonoghueLaurence Donoghue: A Lion Among Lawyers
Attorney Laurence Donoghue is a man on a mission. Born in New York City to a father in the Aerospace industry, he moved around the United States frequently before eventually calling California home….

Carson’s Annual BusinessCarson’s Annual Business Awards Scheduled for June 17

The City of Carson and the Carson Economic Development Commission will be hosting the 21st Annual Business Awards Breakfast on June 17 at the Congresswoman Juanita Millender-McDonald Community Center…

Battle2010 Battle of the High School Marching Bands Finalists

CARSON, CA (Thursday, June 3, 2010) – The Battle of the High School Marching Bands, presented by The Home Depot Center Charitable Foundation and the VH1 Save The Music Foundation, named …


This year is likely to be set records at the box office without inflation. Film fans have already laid out $ 9 billion for the tickets, and two films – “Alice in Wonderland” and “Toy Story 3″ – gathered at the box office for $ 1 billion each.

With all the success of the box office, this does not mean that 2010 is not marked by high-profile failures of Hollywood.

Forbes magazine has compiled a list of financial failures in Hollywood, based on the data on global box office for the leading 200 films released in 2010, and their budgets (data from Box Office Mojo). As the magazine notes, even if before the disastrous film could “recapture” costs through videotapes and DVD-drives, but now the situation has changed – compared with 2006 CD sales fell 19%, and consumers prefer cheaper online rental services on these sites as Redbox or Netflix, ignoring the expensive Blu-ray DVD-discs.

 Fail movies

Topping the Forbes list of the movie “Jonah Hex”. Loosely based on comic book of the wild west, this picture with Josh Brolin and Megan Fox will not be carried away, even fans of the genre, and scored 13 points out of 100 on the site kinoreytingov Rotten Tomatoes. The film was able to return only 24% of the time spent on its creation budget, grossed $ 47 million

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When Kirsten Met Carson: Socio-Political Commentary From An Unbiased Observer

By definition, this blog focuses on socio-political commentary in the City of Carson….

When Kirsten Met Carson: Socio-Political Commentary From An Unbiased Observer

An Administration Shakedown? Just when I think the GOP members can sink no further,…

When Kirsten Met Carson: Socio-Political Commentary From An Unbiased Observer

By this point, everyone is familiar with the Deepwater Horizon Crisis continuing…