With the Olympics officially starting in less than 48 hours in Tokyo, the excitement and anticipation is starting to build. Hundreds of athletes from all over the world will be on the biggest stage fighting their hearts out to win a medal. I personally love watching the Summer Olympic Games, mainly because I find all of the unique events entertaining and I love watching so many things going on at the same time.
Day: July 21, 2021
The finale of Marvel’s Loki aired last week, but it probably left more questions than answers for the MCU fans. In the end-credits of the finale, it is revealed that Loki will return for season two, making it the first Marvel TV series on Disney Plus to have a second season.
Baseball is more than just a game; it has the ability to change lives. Luis Castillo knows that better than anybody else. NYC Tastemakers had the pleasure of sitting down and talking to the best batboy in MLB history, Luis Castillo, who goes by nicknames, “Luigi,” and “Squeegee,” to discuss his amazing eight-year tenure with the Yankees, his love for baseball, and his continued effort to give back.
After a long and grueling nine-month NBA season filled with health and safety protocols and injuries, we have finally crowned an NBA Champion! The Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Phoenix Suns in Game Six of the NBA Finals on Tuesday to win the franchise’s first championship in 50 years.
I recently rewatched the 2019 movie, Booksmart, directed by Olivia Wilde and starring Beanie Feldstein and Kaitlyn Dever. Upon rewatching, I’ve realized that the film is probably one of the best coming-of-age movies ever made despite its below-average performance at the box office.
Henan, China has been experiencing “rare and severe” rainfall since Saturday. The severe rain has caused heavy floods in central China. At least 12 people have died in the provincial capital Zhengzhou after being trapped in subways and cars.
U.S. First Lady Jill Biden departed Wednesday morning for a five-day trip to Tokyo, Japan to support the USA Team and athletes at the 2020 Olympics set to start this Friday after a year of delay. All spectators have been banned from the games and there have been more than 70 positive cases related to the Olympics.
According to White House communications director Kate Bedingfield, the White House is considering whether social media platforms should be held legally liable for spreading false material under Section 230, a statute that protects corporations’ freedom to control content.
Video platform YouTube will soon begin piloting a new feature that will allow viewers to shop products directly from livestreams with select creators. According to the platform, the functionality will be limited to a few creators and companies at first, and is an augmentation of the integrated purchasing experience YouTube began trial testing earlier this year.