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Antonio Ruz and Olga Pericet, National Dance Awards 2018

Antonio Ruz and Olga Pericet, National Dance Awards 2018

Antonio Ruz in the form of creation, and Olga Pericet in the interpretation, have obtained the National Dance Awards corresponding to 2018. These awards, awarded annually by the Ministry of Culture and Sports, are endowed with 30,000 euros each. The jury unanimously distinguished Antonio Ruz […]

"The only books worth are illegible"

"The only books worth are illegible"

The Romanian writer Mircea Cartarescu (Bucharest, 1956), author of one of the most surprising and ambitious works of European fiction, received last night the Formentor prize endowed with 50,000 euros and in which he has been preceded by names such as Carlos Fuentes, Juan Goytisolo, […]

Lana del Rey premieres the longest song of her career

Lana del Rey premieres the longest song of her career

Lana del Rey has announced the title of her next studio album, Norman Fucking Rockwell on the same day that the American artist has released a new song, Venice Bitch which has drawn attention to its duration: almost 10 minutes.

"In summer people sometimes just want to drive and get lost behind the wheel between electric guitars," the author of the paper has argued. song about it in an interview with the announcer Zane Lowe, of BBC Radio 1.


The premiere of 'Venice Bitch' comes a week after it premiered 'Mariners Apartment Complex', first single of what will be the sixth studio album






The premiere of Venice Bitch comes a week after it premiered Mariners Apartment Complex the first single of which will be the sixth studio album of his musical career, the fifth since he assumed the name and artistic of Lana del Rey.

It was then that the musical phenomenon broke out around this woman called Elizabeth Woolridge Grant (New York, 1985), who edited the album with great international success Born to die in 2012, which was followed Ultraviolence (2014), Honeymoon (2015) and Lust for life (2017).






Not known the release date of Norman Fucking Rockwell which has been produced together with Jack Antonoff, leader of Bleachers and fun guitarist, as well as producer of recent highly acclaimed albums like 1989 (2014) by Taylor Swift, Melodrama (2017) by Lorde or Masseduction by St. Vincent (2017).





'Roma' by Alfonso Cuarón, wins the Golden Lion of the Venice Mostra

'Roma' by Alfonso Cuarón, wins the Golden Lion of the Venice Mostra

' Rome ', named after the name of the Mexico City neighborhood where the narrative is developed, directed by Alfonso Cuarón and produced by Netflix He won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival 2018 . Yorgos Lanthimos receives the second prize and Jacques […]

The cannibals of the Franklin expedition?

The cannibals of the Franklin expedition?

They left the mouth of the Thames (England), in the summer of 1845. A total of 128 people, including officers and crew, divided into two ships, the HMS Erebus and HMS Terror . Its destination was North America and, more specifically, the Northwest Pass the […]

accused of sexual abuse to a minor

accused of sexual abuse to a minor

Italian actress Asia Argento, who was one of the first women in the film world to publicly accuse producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual abuse and thereby kicked off the #Metoo movement, was charged with child abuse in 2013 The actress agreed to pay 380,000 to former co-star Jimmy Bennett to avoid the complaint, according to The New York Times.





This is the scene of the baby Hitler from 'Deadpool 2' that was censored in theaters

This is the scene of the baby Hitler from 'Deadpool 2' that was censored in theaters

Deadpool 2 is full of hooligan humor, green jokes and risqué scenes not suitable for all audiences. The most horny antihero Marvel Comics, which gives life to a dedicated Ryan Reynolds, returned to conquer the box office and the most demanding criticism in this sequel […]

The 'Ecce Homo' Navarre suffers irreversible damage, according to a report

The 'Ecce Homo' Navarre suffers irreversible damage, according to a report

The San Jorge de Estella of the church of San Miguel de Estella (Navarra), is irretrievable. This is confirmed by a report that the Government of Navarre has sent to the Office of the Superior Prosecutor, which investigates the intervention carried out in the sixteenth-century […]

Disney fulminates the director of 'Guardians of the Galaxy 3' for joking tweets about pedophilia and rapes

Disney fulminates the director of 'Guardians of the Galaxy 3' for joking tweets about pedophilia and rapes

The director James Gunn fired this Friday by Disney from the movie " Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 " by some old and controversial messages in Twitter, accepted the study's decision for its past behavior.

"Even though I have spent a lot of time, I understand and accept the business decisions made today, even many years later, I take full responsibility for the way I behaved then", The filmmaker said in a statement.



The messages not only because they were stupid, not at all funny, extremely insensitive and certainly not provocative as I expected, but do not reflect the person I am


"My words from almost a decade ago They were, at that moment, totally failed and unfortunate mistakes to be provocative, I have been sorry (the messages) for many years since then, not only because they were stupid, not at all funny, extreme mind insensitive and certainly not provocative as I expected, but because they do not reflect the person I am or have been for a while, "he said.





Gunn, who has already directed the first two installments of" Guardians of the Galaxy, "was fired today. by Disney after coming to light a series of old and controversial messages on Twitter, already deleted from his profile, in which he joked about issues such as pedophilia or rape.


"I like it when young children touch me in my silly place. Shhh! ", He wrote in 2009

" The offensive attitudes and statements discovered in James's Twitter profile are indefensible and incompatible with the values ​​of the study, "Walt Disney Studios president Alan said today in a press release. Horn.

Gunn already asked for forgiveness this Thursday, before being fired, through several tweets in his official account.

"I used to make a lot of offensive jokes, I do not do it anymore, I do not blame my past self for this, But now I like myself more and I feel like a human being and a more complete creator, "Gunn wrote.

Different voices of conservatism in the United States rescued these days old messages from Gunn, which, in social networks, is known for his criticism to the right and to the president of the country, Donald Trump.

James Gunn, in a file image
(Christopher Polk / AFP)






"I like it when the little guys touch me in my silly place, Shhh!" Wrote the director in 2009.

"I'm making a big Hollywood adaptation of (the children's book) 'The Generous Tree' with a happy ending: the tree grows back and makes a fellatio to the child, "he wrote in 2011.

Gunn was the director of" Guardians of the Galaxy "(2014) and its sequel" Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 ", two tapes belonging to the Marvel cinematographic universe and featuring Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldaña as protagonists.

The first tape grossed 773 million dollars worldwide, while the second one bagged 864 million.

] The filming of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3" was scheduled to begin before the end of the year.





Barcelona opens its arms to Beyoncé and Jay-Z

Barcelona opens its arms to Beyoncé and Jay-Z

The Carters. Or what is the same, Beyoncé and Jay-Z . A team, in good times and bad. So they have been demonstrating for a while now. The marriage focused on musical composition to overcome the infidelities of the rapper. And it seems that it […]


The best speed reading apps of 2017

The best speed reading apps of 2017

If you know the benefits of reading and you want to get the most out of it, it pays to actually be good at reading. Good at reading means being able to read text fast but also having the ability to comprehend and understand the text as the same speed as you are reading it. With these apps you will improve your ability to pack your head with as much books as possible in your spare time.

  1. Spreeder CX

Spreeder CX Pro is one of the most popular and best rated speed reading apps currently on the market. The app comes with training and warm-up modes to get you to speed reading as fast as possible. It costs $37 but with that price you get a license which allows you unlimited installs of the software on your desktop, iPad and iPhone. The package also includes access via your web browser. Logging in with your account on different platforms allows for cross-synchronization of your information and activities. Furthermore 3 years of updates are included in the price.

This app teaches you proper reading techniques and eliminates bad habits such as regression and restless eye fixations. This will allow you to read through entire eBooks in a fraction of what it usually takes because of your improved productivity and ability to comprehend the content.

The app is also customizable. You can pick to read using different fonts sizes, color schemes and speeds. You also get four reading modes which displays content to suit your need.

Over 20,000 books are included in this app and you can also upload your own text in any file formats.

Price: $37.00

  1. Acceleread App

This is another great app especially if you are planning on doing your speed reading on an iPhone or iPad. The app uses different techniques to make you a faster reader in a short amount of time. It works by making sure you a constantly focused on the comprehension so you remember most of what you are reading. The same techniques you learn in this app that enables you to read eBooks fast can also be applied to any other paper book or text you may want to read.

The app tailors a course which is made on the capabilities of the individual reader. This means you start at a level that is just right for you which will lead to you picking up fast reading as soon as possible.

To see your progress you can use the speed test the app comes with. You can take the test every week or so to see how much you have progressed over the course of your training.

A great thing about this app is that it has customer support 24/7, which is something many costumers value.

Price: $9.99

  1. Acereader iPad

Acereader has already made its name with the AceReader program and now has come out with a version for the iPad. The focus of this app is to help readers with digital content and improving comprehension. The app will teach you not only to read faster but also how to retain more information as you read so that you don’t have to keep re-reading everything.

The app uses Rapid Serial Visual Presentation (RSVP) technology which highlights words as you should be reading them to help you reach your goals fast.

There are two modes which the app operates in – training and reading. What they do speak for themselves. The training mode includes many exercises so you can practice reading faster. The reading mode is where you do actual reading while still using techniques to keep improving. You can always use your own text in reading mode.

The app furthermore tracks your progress and shows you how well you are progressing. This will surely encourage anyone who can see that the more they use the app the better they become at reading on a fast pace.

You can also pick different fonts and colors for your most comfortable reading experience.

Price: $19.99