Sir Billy Connolly: 'Parkinson's will end me, but that's OK with me'

Sir Billy Connolly, 78, gives frank reflection on life with Parkinson’s disease, saying: ‘It will end me, but that’s OK with me’ Sir Billy Connolly to feature in an ITV documentary about his stand-up retirement Comedian was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2013 and retired in 2017 Documentary ‘Billy Connolly: It’s Been a Pleasure’ to air on ITV on December 28 Sir Billy […]

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SoCal park takes un-gnarly route to keep skateboarders out amid coronavirus

This is not what anyone ever meant by “sidewalk surfing.” A Southern California city reportedly dumped tons of sand into a popular skatepark to keep die-hard skaters out during the coronavirus pandemic. Officials in San Clemente poured 37 tons of sand into Ralphs Skate Court after skateboarders were caught routinely ignoring the “no trespassing” signs. The signs were posted after […]

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'South Park' takes aim at Disney+ in latest episode

Disney has the ‘best chance’ of winning streaming wars: Media analyst Porter Bibb Mediatech Capital Partners managing partner Porter Bibb weighs in on the streaming wars and says Netflix will need to find a buyer soon because they are not making a profit. Comedy Central's "South Park" took a shot at Disney's new streaming service, Disney+, and other streaming services […]

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‘South Park’ banned from Chinese internet after ‘Band in China’ episode

China has a message for “South Park”: You will respect their authoritah! After Comedy Central aired an episode of the animated series that chided Hollywood for fearing Chinese censors, that country responded by stripping any mention of the show from internet providers and streaming services there. Last week’s Season 23 episode, cheekily titled “Band in China,” depicts Randy in a […]

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