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Movie Theaters AMC, Regal, and Cinemark Remove Mask Mandates for Vaccinated Customers

Leading movie theaters have lifted mask requirements for fully vaccinated customers. Photo Credit: Krists Luhaers Movie theaters AMC, Regal, and Cinemark have lifted their mask mandates for “fully vaccinated” customers – albeit while calling on those who haven’t received a COVID-19 vaccine to continue wearing face coverings. In a series of individual announcement messages published […]

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Florida Concert Promoter Charges $18 for Vaccinated Fans — $1,000 for Unvaccinated

Photo Credit: Kvnga A Florida concert promoter is offering vaccinated fans drastically cheaper ticket prices for an upcoming event — while protesting a state mandate prohibiting vaccine passports. The band Teenage Bottlerocket is performing at the VFW Post 39 on Central Avenue in St. Petersburg, Florida, on June 26th at 7 pm. Attendees who can […]

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Britney Spears Musical ‘Once Upon a One More Time’ Is Officially Happening

The Britney Spears musical Once Upon a One More Time is scheduled to premiere in fall. Photo Credit: Shakespeare Theatre Company Following multiple delays, the Britney Spears musical Once Upon a One More Time is officially happening, the Shakespeare Theatre Company has announced. The Washington, D.C.-based Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) just recently confirmed that fans will […]

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Brazil Removes All ISP Blocks on YouTube Stream-Ripping Sites

São Paulo, Brazil’s Itaim Bibi district. Photo Credit: Francisco Anzola Last fall, amid a far-reaching crackdown on YouTube stream-ripping websites as well as “fake stream” companies, the music industry compelled Brazilian internet service providers to block several of the former platforms. But now, following legal maneuvers from Yout, a São Paulo court has ordered these […]

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Is TikTok Safe for Kids? European Commission Investigating Violations of Child Protection Laws

Brussels’ Berlaymont building, which serves as the European Commission’s headquarters. Photo Credit: EmDee Is TikTok really safe for kids? Not according to the European Union’s European Commission, which has given TikTok one month to respond to charges of violating child-protection laws. TikTok is notorious for its younger-leaning demographic, though the question over whether the platform […]