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Bruce Willis to Star in Eli Roth’s ‘Death Wish’ Remake

It’s been a frustrating couple of years for Bruce Willis fans. After a long and very successful career at the very top of the Hollywood Star Machine, Willis’ has slowly worked his way down into B-level fare. And B-level might be generous; a lot of his movies these days get a cursory release and then go straight to VOD, if they show up in theaters at all. Most of these movies have titles so generic they could be attached to any of these films and no one would notice. Was The Prince the one about the dystopian sci-fi with sex robots? Or was that Extraction? Or Precious Cargo? Marauders? Oh wait, it was Vice. According to IMDb, Willis is currently making a movie that really sums up this whole period of his career: The Bombing.

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50 Years Ago: The Beatles Cause Controversy With ‘Yesterday … and Today’

The Beatles delivered one of the most controversial album covers of all time with the 'Butcher' version of 'Yesterday... and Today,' released on June 20, 1966.

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45 Years Ago: First Glastonbury Festival Features David Bowie and Traffic

The first Glastonbury Festival began on June 20, 1971 and featured David Bowie, Traffic, Joan Baez, Fairport Convention and Hawkwind.

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35 Years Ago: Stars on 45 Hit No. 1 With ‘Stars on 45 Medley’

A Dutch act rode a medley of Beatles songs to a disco beat to the top of the chart.

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Texas is Home to Some of the Best Farmer’s Markets in the US

Tyler has plenty of great options for farmer's markets, and while none of them won the honor of the best farmer's market in Texas, they're still a great place for East Texans to stock up on produce, jellies, jams, salsa and honey.  Any guess which Texas city's farmer's market was voted the best?

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‘Star Trek’ Actor Anton Yelchin Dies in Tragic Accident at the Age of 27

Anton Yelchin, the young actor best known for recent roles in the Star Trek franchise and acclaimed indie thriller Green Room has tragically passed away at the age of 27. Yelchin’s death was originally discovered early Sunday morning and initially reported by TMZ. Several outlets are confirming this terrible news, which comes just one month ahead of the release of Star Trek Beyond, in which he reprises the role of Chekov.

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35 Years Ago: Blue Oyster Cult Storm Back With ‘Fire of Unknown Origin’

After a few commercial disappointments, "Burnin' for You" helped Blue Oyster Cult get back into the Top 40.

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40 Years Ago: Rod Stewart Makes a Comeback With ‘A Night on the Town’

The years leading up to Rod Stewart's seventh album, 1976's 'A Night on the Town,' were a bit tough on one of rock's most magnetic singers.

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25 Years Ago: Van Halen Reach Back to Their Roots on ‘For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge’

It took more than a year for Van Halen to record 1991's 'For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge,' but it paid off on the charts.

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30 Years Ago: Genesis Release Pop-Chart Smash ‘Invisible Touch’

If its smash title track was any true measure, 'Invisible Touch' represented the moment in which Genesis was consumed by frontman Phil Collins concurrent solo fame.

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40 Years Ago: Blondie Arrive With Their First Single, ‘X Offender’

Blondie's first single was originally titled "Sex Offender."

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Fireworks & Freedom Hot Dog Eating Contest!

Every year on our nation's birthday, a grand tradition takes place that our Founding Fathers would surely smile upon were they here to witness it for few other activities truly showcase why the United States of America is great...

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