Aside from Johnny Depp and co., who else deserves congratulations, as well as condolences? Let’s find out as we parse the box office figures and run down the list of the top five movies of the weekend.”Pirates” crew Gore Verbinski and Johnny Depp: The director of the first three “Pirates of the Caribbean” movies and his Capt. Jack Sparrow proved they can still make box office magic courtesy of “Rango.” The weekend’s No. 1 movie earned $38 million, the strongest opening of 2011 so far..
The City of Madison has been working on its tactical response to EAB since 2008. An Emerald Ash Borer Taskforce, including representatives of Madison Parks, Forestry, Mayor’s office, City Streets Division, and City Fleet Division, was created to coordinate assessment of the EAB threat, plan various response strategies, review the latest research and act to mitigate impacts on the city’s tree canopy, ensure public safety, protect the environment and contain costs. The EAB Plan was approved by the Common Council in September 2012 and updated in September 2013..
On Tuesday, LORC meets to continue their review of the draft landmarks ordinance and discuss how to format upcoming public meetings. On Wednesday, the Alcohol License and Review Committee will discuss the new license application for Class A Beer, Class A Cider for Kwik Trip who has purchased the Stop N Go at 2002 Winnebago, see the update below about last week’s neighborhood meeting. It will also review the license application for UMAMI GO at 901 Williamson St, the former home of That BBQ Joint..
Apple’s typical playbook involves taking emerging consumer technology, such as music players, smartphones, tablets, and smartwatches, and making it reliable and easy to use for everyone. This time, though, Apple isn’t looking to create an iPhone like hit for its first headset. Instead, the company is building a high end, niche product that will prepare outside developers and consumers for its eventual, more mainstream AR glasses..
Democracy as a political system appears to be the option of choice for the Chinese Communist Party, he warns. Appears to be moving from a defensive strategy of preventing the subversion of the communist state in China through so called peaceful evolution by democratic means to an offensive strategy of undermining democracy abroad. It is a turning of the tables.
He’d injured the left wrist in a long ago motorcycle accident, but it didn’t act up again until he spent months moving heavy pieces of metal, again and again, at Nissan’s manufacturing plant in Smyrna, Tenn. Managers transferred him off that part of the line. Still, there’s no way to make it stop completely..