After almost 50 years of touring, the band says it’s been a welcome change to stay in one place for a few months at a time. And while artists like Queen and Elton John have been the subjects of successful biopics in the past year or so, Aerosmith says the focus is still on the music — at least for now. Perry and fellow guitarist Brad Whitford confirmed in an interview earlier this year that the group wants to head back into the studio to record new material. Meantime, Tyler, who appeared as a judge on “American Idol” and released a solo country album in 2016, has sworn off solo commitments for the time being to focus on the residency, which returns to Vegas in September. … [Read more...] about Aerosmith band members say Las Vegas residency is the one thing they ‘did right in this life’
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Make your pet Insta-famous. It’s almost a cliché, but your lil’ buddy needs a platform to shine, and Instagram is it. Keep it private if you’d like, but you’ll never regret having a record of your pet’s life. Plus, you’ll have endless fun challenging yourself to learn about photography, lighting and social media — and figuring out how to get your pet to smile for the camera. And, if you happen to have the next IG blockbuster pet such as @this_girl_is_a_squirrel, all the better. … [Read more...] about 10 things to do with your pets this summer
Most of these exchanges revolve around questions of morality, mortality and metaphysics. While the majority of Estrella's residents seem content to live unexamined lives, Simón, David and Dmitri share a relentless inquisitiveness that is at odds with the grayscale utopia where they reside, a country apparently without religion, poverty or joy. Simón, who lacks the conviction of David and Dmitri, sometimes becomes a stand-in for the reader as he tries to assemble this puzzle with an insufficient number of pieces. One can't shake the feeling that Coetzee, in these novels, is perpetrating some kind of practical joke on his readers, a joke that only the author really gets. … [Read more...] about Book World: ‘The Death of Jesus’ completes J.M. Coetzee’s nativity-inspired trilogy. But what does it all mean?
(CBS Local)– Jesus Trejo is one of the funniest comedians out there and on Friday the world will get to watch his first hour long special on Showtime. “Stay At Home Son” was filmed last November and the California native has put in a lot of work to get to this point in his comedy career. … [Read more...] about ‘I Hope It Resonates With People’: Jesus Trejo On Showtime Comedy Special ‘Stay At Home Son’
“I feel terrible and I know almost everybody does about how much school our kids lost as a result of this pandemic and I think we all believe that it’s critically important we do all we can to make sure they don’t lose another half year or god forbid longer than that,” said Baker. “There are a lot of kids for whom school is a really important part of their life for reasons that go way beyond academics. I think we really need to work hard to make sure we come up with a workable plan.” … [Read more...] about Baker: It’s ‘Critically Important’ Students Don’t Lose More Time Next School Year