Bradley Cooper says Doors are Opening

“I would not have had the opportunity for Relativity, I think, to take the chance on allowing me to carry the burden of a story on my own if I hadn’t been in The Hang Over,”  shared Bradley Cooper in his recent interview with BBC radio. Cooper, who is working on his next film Place Beyond the Pine, where he plays a cop that is “finding his way,”  appears to be enjoying his successes with Limitless and The Hang Over 2 and making new roads for the future. It also seems that Cooper would welcome The Hang Over 3, if asked by Todd Philips, who he believes to be the best filmmaker in comedy.  Click here Listen to the interview at BBC.com

The Ear: A Short Film By Yi Zhou featuring Pharrell Williams

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Inspired to Gogols short story, entitled The Nose, from the Petersburg tales, Yi has written her latest short film about the absurd story of the loss of an ear. The ear is actually the key element of the film, shot in RED and partly to be made in 3D animation. Throughout the film, the ear and inner ear as a whole turn themselves into an EarBridge as they get crossed by a bridge. The EarBridge is part of a public project proposal for Baku, Azerbaijan that includes a number of important international contemporary artists. The Ear features Pharrell Williams, music by Ennio Morricone, and costumes by Rick Owens and BBC/Ice

Malaysia Woman to be Caned for Beer Freed

Even though I don’t really drink beer, I still say God Bless America for the right to have a brew if I so desired.  I respect this woman for her strength.  While we in the United States still fight for equal wages as men, we should not take for granted our freedoms as women across the world fight for rights and freedom of choice.

Source: BBC

Islamic officials in Malaysia have unexpectedly freed Kartika Sari Dewa Shukarno, who was due to be caned six times this week for drinking beer.

She pleaded guilty to the offence under Islamic law committed in 2007 and has not appealed against her sentence.

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Blue diamond fetches record price

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A rare blue diamond has sold for a record 10.5 million Swiss francs ($9.5m; £6.2m) at auction in Geneva.

It weighs 7.03 carats, is smaller than a penny piece, and is one of only a handful of blue diamonds in existence.

The anonymous phone bidder has yet to name the gem, mounted on a platinum ring, auctioneers Sotheby’s said.

The diamond was found in Cullinan mine in South Africa last year, and its clarity was graded as flawless – the highest designation.

Auctioneer David Bennett said: “It is a new world record price for a blue diamond.”

It had a pre-sale catalogue estimate of 6.8 million to 10 million francs, excluding commission.

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BBC | Ice Cream Gold “Diamond & Dollars” Backpack

Pharrell strikes again for the metrosexual male. Somebody get Kanye on the phone.

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One of the loudest pieces to ever emanate from the BBC | Ice Cream collection, this metallic gold “Diamond & Dollars” backpack is sure to catch quite a few looks. The conspicuous piece features a debossed all-over print pattern featuring one of BBC | Ice Cream’s trademark usages of diamonds and dollar signs. Available now at select BBC | Ice Cream dealers with a retail price for Japan set at ¥84,840 JPY (approximately $922 USD).

Lil Wayne ‘Killed By Fake BBC News Report’

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Fans of Lil’ Wayne have reacted with outrage after a fake report claiming the US rapper had been shot dead appeared on the internet.The report, disguised to look like an official news story by the BBC, said the rapper had been caught up in gang rivalry following a concert New Orleans.

The fake article claimed Lil’ Wayne he had been shot six times and appealed for potential witnesses.

Last summer Lil’ Wayne was subject to another set of internet reports which claimed his daughter had died in a car accident.

In a statement, the rapper denied the claims, describing them as “completely false and unfounded”.

Last month, the rapper revealed that he plans to re-release his latest album ‘Tha Carter III’ with an entirely new tracklist.

[video]LMAO…Lil Gordon Takes the UK By Storm!

Lil Gordon is taking the UK by storm.  The nine year old prodigy is making a name for himself spoofing Gordon Ramsay, whose BBC show Kitchen Nightmare is causing stirs due to the explicit language the chef randomly throws around.  Well, Lil Gordon is taking his cues and lighting up the small screen with enough expletives to knock granny off her rocking chair.  Check the vid out and tell us what you think!

BBC/Ice Cream 2008 May Releases

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OK, you know the drill…these the newest BBC/Ice Cream releases and if you don’t get ‘em in a tedious fashion these pieces are sure to MELT away! These drop today, only problem they’re dropping exclusively in Hong Kong. Make a phone call, send an email, do what you gotta but these are the latest of the greatest so get, get, get it!

BBC | Ice Cream 2008 Spring/Summer Collection – April Release

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Fresh for this week from BBC | Ice Cream are the following items. A
mix-match of products range from an emphasis on t-shirts but also
include denim, a button-up and trucker cap. Bold graphics are seen all
around and are available this Saturday at BBC | Ice Cream Hong Kong.

BBC | Ice Cream Hong Kong
14 On Lan Street
Central, Hong Kong
p: 852.2526.7166

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A Spade Is A Spade?

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Pharrell is prepping the latest addition to his Billionaire Boys Club collection and some preview pieces were recently released for your viewing enjoyment. Check with your BBC retailer to find out when these pieces will be finding their way to shelves and hopefully to your closets.

Pharell Williams Signs Autographs : Hong Kong

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With a must see concert going down in Hong Kong with Kanye West and The Teriyaki Boys in the World Wide Bape Heads Show, life seems to good for BBC CEO Pharell Williams. With a new Nerds album on the horizon, armed with a controversial first single about cocaine use(Everyone Nose) bubbling across the country, Pharell is poised to be the hottest act in the game once again.

<The event was marked by the release of an exclusive t-shirt which was then made available for autographs. A special guest appearance also featured Juno of Hong Kong lifestyle brand SiLLY THING.

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They Shootin!


Boy this looks like fun…this is footage of BBC’s Top Gear, a show that takes extreme sports to the edge. In this clip they are shooting cars out the sky with machine guns and rocket launchers, sweet!