Emma Stone-led 'Poor Things' wins top prize at 80th Venice Film Festival

2 Weeks ago, Sat, Sep 9, 2023, 05:00:04
ROME (AP) — “Poor Things,” a film about Victorian-era female empowerment, won the Golden Lion on Saturday at a Venice Film Festival largely deprived of Hollywood glamour because of the writers and actors strikes. The film, starring Emma Stone, won ...

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reggie
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sat, Sep 9, 2023, 06:12:01
I know that I am stupid but when I look around me I feel a lot better.
MichelleW
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sat, Sep 9, 2023, 10:42:01
You're lying, I'm buying / I'm buying every word / I love your lies / I love your games
reggie
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 02:15:01
Always remember: you're unique, just like everyone else.
DannyBoy
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 02:18:01
One of the great things about books is sometimes there are some fantastic pictures. —George W. Bush
sexybrain
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 03:33:02
When you share something about yourself with toxic people, they immediately turn the account into a story about them.
little
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 04:15:01
Life’s biggest struggle: I need to pee, but I don’t want to get out of bed.
MichelleW
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 05:03:01
Alright alright alright.
little
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 06:45:01
Regain your power, every word that leaves your mouth should breathe love.
pentagon
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 06:54:01
Wonder what Jesus what do at a time like this?
dapper
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 07:21:01
And I know this world is so cold and deceiving but I keep my head up like my nose is bleeding.
poopface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 07:39:01
In this era of political correctness, some people seem unaware that being squeamish about words can mean being blind to realities.
idiotboy
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 09:00:01
A person who has integrity is neither self-deceived nor self-divided.
poopface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 09:15:02
To make time fly, throw your watch out the window.
FactCheck
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 09:27:02
Politics is a blood sport.
thumbsup
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 10:39:02
You have to accept whatever comes and the only important thing is that you meet it with courage and with the best that you have to give.
doodooface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 11:21:01
hy is Monday so far from Friday, and Friday so close to Monday?
DonaldTrump
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 11:30:01
There are relationship that are built on a lie, relationships that thrive on lying, relationships in which only the participants know where the truth begins and ends.
milk4dh
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 12:51:01
Relationships these days start by pressing LIKE on her photo.
dapper
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 02:54:01
Somehow you make time stop and fly at the same time.
Poppy
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 05:45:01
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
FactCheck
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 07:45:01
If everyone knew what I was thinking, I would get punched in the face a lot.
holly
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 08:39:01
A husband who lies to his wife about an adulterous relationship may place his wife in harm's way.
FactCheck
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 09:48:01
I bet you sweat glitter.
poopface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 10:00:01
Do what you feel in your heart to be right—for you’ll be criticized anyway.
yahooligan
commented 2 Weeks ago, Sun, Sep 10, 2023, 11:24:01
The love of one's country is a splendid thing. But why should love stop at the border
doodooface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 12:33:01
I only check my voicemail to get rid of the annoying little icon.
crapface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 01:09:01
Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love. – Albert Einstein
DonaldTrump
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 05:36:01
If you steal from one author, it’s plagiarism; if you steal from many, it’s research. – Wilson Mizner
snickerdoo
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 06:09:01
If you have crazy friends you have everything you’ll ever need.
crapface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 06:21:01
I choose to be around people who uplift and support me and themselves.
PatMall
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 06:33:01
What did one ocean say to the other ocean? Nothing, they just waved.
patty
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 07:45:01
Half of the people in the world are below average.
american
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 08:27:01
We all have baggage, find someone who loves you enough to help you unpack.
DonaldTrump
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 08:42:01
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.
holly
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 10:15:01
You're more fun than a ball pit filled with candy. (And seriously, what could be more fun than that?)
idiotboy
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 11:00:01
It's the soldier not the campus organizer who allows you to demonstrate.
american
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 11:03:01
I saw my grandson off to war. My grandson, heads for danger, bear, and sand. Alone.
patty
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 12:12:01
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.
yahooligan
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 12:21:01
Inside of a ring or out, ain't nothing wrong with going down. It's staying down that's wrong.
patty
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 12:45:01
Undeniable integrity is the absolute supreme quality. Without it, no genuine accomplishment is attainable.
little
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 01:12:01
Patriotism is not free-floating - one does not start off as patriotic and then look for a country.
DannyBoy
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 01:18:01
What do I do for a living? I breathe in and out.
Chrischun
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 01:48:02
The strength of our nation is measured by the character of the men and women who are in uniform.
DonaldTrump
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 02:48:01
Our community is better because you're in it.
peccili
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 04:15:01
If everyone knew what I was thinking, I would get punched in the face a lot.
chesirecat
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 04:45:01
Man doesn’t know what he is capable of until he is asked.
FactCheck
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 05:33:01
This is exactly the kind of topic a site like this is useful for. I need more stories like this.
RunRonnieRun
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 06:36:01
I live in a neighborhood so bad that you can get shot while getting shot. – Chris Rock
pentagon
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 06:45:01
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: It goes on.
MichelleW
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 06:48:01
Patriotism does not oblige us to acquiesce in the destruction of liberty. Patriotism obliges us to question it, at least.
little
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 08:30:01
I’m old enough to know better, but young enough to do it anyway.
patty
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 11:03:01
There are no particular acts that are necessary for patriotism.
Milkman
commented 2 Weeks ago, Mon, Sep 11, 2023, 11:21:01
That's typically American. Keep out of trouble and tell other people to keep their chins up.
snickerdoo
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 12:03:01
Whatever you do, good or bad, people will always have something negative to say.
little
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 12:21:01
Like integrity, love of life was not a subject to be studied, it was a contagion to be caught. And you had to catch it from someone who had it.
PatMall
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 12:27:01
I love my country, not my government.
FactCheck
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 12:30:01
It's summertime, lights fade away / It's wintertime, let's make it summer / Don't look down, keep your head up
milk4dh
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 12:36:01
Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
thumbsup
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 12:42:01
Either you run the day, or the day runs you.
DannyBoy
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 01:09:01
When healthy persons are in conflict with the world, they automatically assume that they are at fault, but when toxic people are in conflict with the world, they automatically assume the world to be at fault.
RunRonnieRun
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 01:18:01
A lie that is half-truth is the darkest of all lies.
FactCheck
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 01:42:01
I live in a neighborhood so bad that you can get shot while getting shot. – Chris Rock
patty
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 01:45:01
I'm lying to make you feel better. See? Sometimes lying is awesome.
doodooface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 01:51:01
Not saying I hate you, but if your face was on fire and I had a glass of water, I’d drink it.
doodooface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 01:57:01
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
holly
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 02:00:01
There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing innocent people for a purpose which is unattainable.
sexybrain
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 02:03:01
Ham and eggs—a day's work for a chicken; a lifetime commitment for a pig.
peccili
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 02:06:01
I’m not lazy, I’m on power saving mode.
FactCheck
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 02:12:01
The story you tell yourself defines the life you live and the actions you take. It's important to tell yourself a positive story.
Milkman
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 02:15:01
I don’t go crazy, I am crazy. I just go normal from time to time.
Poppy
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 02:18:02
What is light is to the eyes, what air is to be lungs, what love is to the heart, liberty is to be the soul of man.
milk4dh
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 02:39:01
1/20/25
reggie
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 02:51:01
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
patty
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 02:57:01
Never regret anything that made you smile.
snickerdoo
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 03:06:01
Because toxic people exist, we need to learn how to play defense.
crapface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 03:36:02
Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud.
crapface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 04:00:01
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle; and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
yahooligan
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 04:03:01
Who says nothing is impossible? I’ve been doing nothing for years.
chesirecat
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 04:12:01
Political correctness is the the inability to state certain truths because they may offend certain people.
snickerdoo
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 04:48:01
I really should do something with my life, maybe tomorrow.
poopface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 05:21:01
The constitution is the guide which I will never abandon.
idiotboy
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 05:42:01
Relax, it’s the weekend, just don’t blink or it will be all over.
FactCheck
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 06:21:02
You are never alone or helpless. The force that guides the stars guides you too.
patty
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 06:24:01
Where there is no struggle, there is no strength
mrdavis
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 07:33:01
Power is actualized only when word and deed have not parted company.
patty
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 07:39:01
If you want your children to listen, try talking softly to someone else. – Ann Landers
yahooligan
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 07:48:02
Whenever I clean my closet I take a GPS with me, so I can find my way back.
dapper
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 08:27:01
When love is lost, do not bow your head in sadness; instead keep your head up high and gaze into heaven for that is where your broken heart has been sent to heal.
Chrischun
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 08:48:01
If you aren't in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?
milk4dh
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 09:00:01
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.
sexybrain
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 09:06:01
When love is lost, do not bow your head in sadness; instead keep your head up high and gaze into heaven for that is where your broken heart has been sent to heal.
holly
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 09:21:02
I don’t suffer from insanity, I enjoy every minute of it.
yahooligan
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 09:33:01
It is not my fault that I never learned to accept responsibility!
RunRonnieRun
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 09:36:01
Having integrity means more to us than simply the absence of deception.
patty
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 09:42:01
I have a new hairstyle today, it’s called ‘I tried.’
sexybrain
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 09:45:01
Integrity is what you feel.
little
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 10:03:01
The word integrity means 'oneness'. A person's words, thoughts, and actions are one.
mrdavis
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 10:39:01
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
peccili
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 10:42:01
A negative and toxic person never feels teased with the genuine presence of the pretenders in his network and he always feels pleased with the absence of the genuine leader in his circle.
sexybrain
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 10:54:01
The average woman would rather have beauty than brains, because the average man can see better than he can think.
Milkman
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 11:09:01
Are these genes in your jeans or are you just happy to see me?
RunRonnieRun
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 11:45:01
Listen with curiosity. Speak with honesty. Act with integrity. The greatest problem with communication is we don’t listen to understand. We listen to reply. When we listen with curiosity, we don’t listen with the intent to reply. We listen for what’s behind the words.
sexybrain
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 12:18:01
Change is never easy. You fight to hold on. You fight to let go.
DonaldTrump
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 12:24:01
Politics is but the common pulsebeat, of which revolution is the feverspasm.
Poppy
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 01:27:01
If you don’t succeed at first, hide all evidence that you tried.
mrdavis
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 01:30:02
Sharing doesn't exist when communicating with toxic people.
snickerdoo
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 01:33:01
If I won the award for laziness, I would send somebody to pick it up for me.
pentagon
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 02:57:01
Lying about a lie, that's practically telling the truth.
PatMall
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 03:24:01
Political correctness is a war on noticing.
dapper
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 04:12:01
A patriot may salute the flag, sing the national anthem, wear national dress, cook national dish, and cheer for her country's sporting teams.
crapface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 06:00:01
Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right, decide on what you think is right and stick to it.
reggie
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 06:30:01
What, are you crying? You don't cry, all right? You keep your chin up. Come on, keep your chin up. Crying never helped anybody do anything, okay? You have a problem, you face it like a man.
doodooface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 06:45:01
In the real world, I have to wake up, go to my stupid job, and barely get by. Good thing all these celebs and politicians and journalists get to make money by pumping out this filfth.
doodooface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 06:57:01
I do not believe that war and military service are the only means to honor America. God grants us all the privilege of having our character and our patriotism tested.
thumbsup
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 07:27:01
*this
crapface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 07:33:01
This is exactly the kind of topic a site like this is useful for. I need more stories like this.
holly
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 07:42:01
I remember hurting her and her hurting me / I remember losing sleep, she was haunting my dreams / It's alright, chin up kid, it'll all be fine / There's not a wound in this world that won't heal with time
milk4dh
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 08:33:01
Oh brother!
yahooligan
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 08:54:01
Make each day your masterpiece.
idiotboy
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 09:57:01
Never underestimate the ego of a politician.
snickerdoo
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 11:27:02
I always figured the American public wanted a solemn ass for President, so I went along with them.
Milkman
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 11:33:01
Nothing sidelining it; not even the most obfuscated ingredient of royalty attempting to devour its altruistically brilliant and impregnably sparkling integrity.
crapface
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 11:36:01
You have the best ideas.
peccili
commented 2 Weeks ago, Tue, Sep 12, 2023, 11:48:01
A question that often comes up in my practice is whether people who have affairs are liars. Of course they are.