Game of Thrones steals throne from beer commercial at Super Bowl
08 February, 2019, 13:39
Bezos reportedly replaced the planned Blue Origin spot with an ad for the Washington Post, the newspaper he has owned since 2013.
The Hollywood Reporter said David Nutter - who helmed the blood-soaked "The Rains of Castamere" episode of GOT - directed the commercial. "But the speculation is that he pulled the ad because it would be embarrassing because Lauren worked on the ads".
While critics of the president ripped his son for the tweet, Trump Jr. did find an ally in Post employee in Frederick Kunkle, who complained on Twitter about the Post cutting staff and benefits while spending millions of dollars on the Super Bowlad. "Please leave us out of the beer wars".
Road crews on standby for flooding ahead of Storm Erik A weather map from WXCharts shows how the storm will reach Britain, rapidly hitting the nation from the southwest. The turbulent weather will see strong gusts of 55mph inland and occasionally 70mph along exposed coasts.
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Four-year ban for disgraced trainer Weir The Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board has handed embattled trainer Darren Weir a four-year disqualification. RV legal counsel Jeff Gleeson, QC, said three devices were uncovered in a property owned by Weir at Miners Rest.
HBO "wanted to surprise the roughly 100 million people expected to tune in to Super Bowl and turn an ad for another brand into a show promo", the Wall Street Journal article notes.
The ad itself, about the important work of journalists gathering facts, left out some important facts. Since his death by the Saudi government a year ago, we have learned that he was less a "journalist" and more of a propagandist for Qatar, who translated and shaped his columns.
The combined company will be based in Charlotte, North Carolina, its board and management evenly split between BB&T and SunTrust. The two banks have hundreds of branches within two miles of each other, but they serve different segments of the market.
However, both Smith and Warner ended up sustaining elbow injuries towards the end of their ban periods and needed surgery. Warner, who is also battling an elbow niggle, will likely resume through IPL cricket in his push for the World Cup.
Turkish officials have been frustrated by what they say is a lack of co-operation by Riyadh and have called for an global inquiry. The reporter said that he does not know whether President Donald Trump has been presented with this evidence.
Before the speech even begins, the White House is working to coordinate and shape the media's response to it. Here are some things to look for when President Trump delivers his 2019 State of the Union address tonight.
Ubolratana is known for her "To Be Number One" anti-drugs program as well as starring in several soap operas and movies. In general, like most of the royal family, she publicly kept herself aloof from Thailand's recent political turmoil.
He had from the same injury and was forced to sit for much of his rookie season past year , appearing in just 14 games. Altogether, this is a worthy, intelligent gamble by Orlando that could inject some energy into their organization.
McArthur's sentencing. "Many of the victims had ties to Toronto's LGBT village and had a social life within that community". For each guilty plea, McArthur will receive a sentence of life in prison without eligibility for parole for 25 years.
He asked Whitaker to consult with the White House ahead of the hearing and tell the committee whether he would invoke privilege. The hearing will be the committee's first major oversight hearing looking at the Justice Department of this Congress.
Rooney was the embodiment of Sam Allardyce's stodgy Everton era; a slow-paced player for a side who needs more dynamism than that. Having returned to boyhood club Everton for last season, the former England worldwide joined D.C United in Major League Soccer.
Opener Tim Seifert took the Indian bowlers to cleaners with a 43-ball 84 and visitors must have a plan to contain him on Friday. Captain Kane Williamson , experienced Ross Taylor and Colin de Grandhomme could turn out as other run-getters for the hosts.
Whilst the infected horses had not been racing this week, McCain has had runners at Wolverhampton, Ayr and Ludlow. The BHA have responded to public concerns by providing a Q&A on equine influenza, which can be read here.
What color were they? A number of people took to Twitter to make it clear they want Neeson removed from Men in Black. All of this comes after an interview with The Independent during his press tour for the action-drama Cold Pursuit .
England Lock Itoje Out For France, Wales
Ireland hang onto second place in the World Rugby Rankings and England move up to third. "They've been consistently good". Joe Schmidt, Ireland head coach: "I don't think for a moment that it's going to be boring".
Super Bowl parade a painful event for Rob Gronkowski
Here's a look at some of the biggest Super Bowl concerts, lounges, pop-ups, and parties that took over Atlanta's downtown core. Next thing you know, I move back a little, and I'm just chilling, looking, and then, 'Pop!' You see that?
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American Media Inc (AMI), the owner of the National Enquirer , did not immediately return a request for comment. In January, Bezos and his wife MacKenzie had announced that they were getting divorced .
Bangtan Boys to Present Award at Grammys
That means their achievement came in eligibility for the 2018 ceremony - putting them out of the running for the 2019 awards. Vincent's Masseduction , Mitski's Be the Cowboy , The Chairman's The Offering , and Foxhole's Well Kept Thing .
Orioles Hall Of Famer Frank Robinson Dies At 83
His 1961 Reds team lost the Series to the Yankees in five games while his 1969 Orioles lost that World Series to the Miracle Mets. In the six years Robinson spent as an Oriole, the team went to the World Series four times, winning twice in 1966 and 1970.
President Trump speaks at National Prayer Breakfast
He devoted much of his speech instead to other issues important to conservative Christians, from religious liberty to abortion. The president noted that on Saturday, Brunson would walk his daughter down the aisle for her wedding.
Spieth trending in ‘right direction’ ahead of Pebble Beach
Australian contingent: Day, Scott, Cam Davis, Matt Jones, Aaron Baddeley, Rod Pampling, John Senden, Curtis Luck and Ryan Ruffels. His round included a birdie on the par-three ninth, his 18th hole of the day, to leave him alongside Gay on seven under.
LG G8 ThinQ camera tech revealed: set to rival the iPhone XS
The takeaway here is that this REAL3 image sensor provides a "secure verification system without sacrificing camera capabilities". This technology isn't new, as some cameras from the likes Huawei, OPPO, Vivo, and Xiaomi have all put ToF sensors on their backs.
Williams to present new livery for 2019 on Monday
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