Around the Web – 11/813

around the webCome stand a little bit closer
Breath in and get a bit higher
You’ll never know what hit you
When I get to you

– Savage Garden

It’s Friday everyone. You’ve made it to the end of the week. ┬áLet’s get the news from around the web as you head in to the weekend.

  • Let’s get crazy nerdy with this first link. We posted on our FB page yesterday the announced date for the premiere of Star Wars VII, December 18, 2015. Now that we know when the movie will premiere, let’s have some discussion about the casting of this future blockbuster. (Holy Taco)
  • Here are 35 of the coolest NCAA helmets of 2013. My Alma mater, Northwestern, should have made this list twice but the one that is on here is a pretty cool helmet. I disagree with their #1. The writer must have gone there. (Bro Bible)
  • We have been remiss in our duty to keep you updated on the most recent Farrah Abraham news of the day. We apologize. Let’s get you back up to speed on what Farrah has been up to. She’s learned a new word recently. (Fish Wrapper)
  • With the exception of Cameron Diaz, who’s first acting gig was in a Jim Carey hit movie, The Mask, Hollywood stars don’t just come from nowhere. It takes years for them to hit it big. Here are the stories of 10 big Hollywood stars and the things they did before they were famous. (Ask Men)
  • Did you know Wayne Gretzky had a daughter? If you didn’t, please allow me to introduce you to Paulina Gretzky. (Busted Coverage)
  • I am fascinated by Mt. Everest. Here are 25 facts about Mt. Everest that you might not have known. (The Chive)
  • Have you ever thought to yourself that you could do a better job picking good TV shows than the execs who are doing it now? We have. That’s why we are here. Here are 10 TV pilots that didn’t get picked up by any network. Do you think that any of these would have been good? I do. (Mental Floss)


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