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Thor Meets Jason Bourne! Matt Damon Joins Pal Chris Hemsworth and His Wife Elsa Pataky for Dinner in L.A.

It the closest thing to a Thor-meets-Jason Bourne team-up.

Pals Chris Hemsworth and Matt Damon were spotted getting together over the weekend in Los Angeles, where they grabbed dinner along with Hemsworth’s wife, Elsa Pataky. 197 more words

Celebrity

Trump: NATO 'obsolete', Europe: 'astonished'

Donald Trump has again contradicted himself and his appointed defence secretary, and ‘astonished’ European leaders, with comments reported by Reuters – Trump says NATO is obsolete but still ‘very important to me’ 517 more words

International

Vapendirektivet är visst ett hot - replik till Maria Corazza-Bildt (M)

I samband med Folk & Försvars konferens gjorde Moderata Studentförbundet ett utspel om EU:s kommande Vapendirektiv som kom fem dagar efter de avskyvärda terrorattentaten i Paris 2015. 573 more words

Domestic Swedish Politics

Western Amnesia on WWII as NATO Replicates Nazi Germany

NATO’s biggest buildup in Europe since the Cold War was met with official cheers in Poland and approving Western media coverage this week, but lack of concern in Western public discourse suggests a collective amnesia towards the continent’s horrific past. 1,290 more words

US

Octavia Spencer Gives Props to Hidden Figures Costar Taraji P. Henson Amid Film's Huge Success: 'Glad to Be Your Wing Woman'

Octavia’s Spencer‘s admiration for Taraji P. Henson is anything but hidden.

The Oscar-winning actress paid tribute to her Hidden Figures costar on Instagram after the crowd-pleasing film continued to rule the box-office, notching its second consecutive week at No. 347 more words

Movies

Global markets are still shocked—shocked!—that Britain is really leaving the EU

The pound has taken another pummeling. On the morning of Jan. 16 in Asia, it dropped below $1.20 for the first time since October’s “flash crash.” 335 more words

German Of The Day: Stiff Upper Lippe

That means stiff upper lip.

And that’s what meany Berlin politician types are struggling with to keep up after Donald Trump’s latest bizarre attacks against Germany, the EU and NATO. 60 more words

Germany