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Apartment Hallway Transformed into Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan Museum (0)

May 12, 2015 • News and Notes

The drama of the 1994 figure skating scandal involving star U.S. figure skaters Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan has been commemorated with a museum in an apartment hallway in Brooklyn.

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Is that Smash Williams playing beer pong in ‘Boyhood’? (2)

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If you pay close attention in Richard Linklater’s Oscar-nominated 2014 film Boyhood, you might recognize a familiar face playing beer pong at a party.

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Children’s Books Inspired by Parks and Recreation (0)

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Parks and Recreation is unfortunately coming to an end this week, but the show’s zany cast of Pawnee, Indiana-grown characters won’t be soon forgotten.

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Apartment Hallway Transformed into Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan Museum (0)

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The drama of the 1994 figure skating scandal involving star U.S. figure skaters Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan has been commemorated with a museum in an apartment hallway in Brooklyn.

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On Rotation: Invisible Days (0)

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A release from last January by Brooklyn shoegaze duo Invisible Days has been on regular rotation this week.

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Trailer for Brian Wilson biopic released (0)

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The trailer for Love & Mercy starring Paul Dano and John Cusack as singer-songwriter Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys is out ahead of its June 5 release date.