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From Russia With No Eurovision Love

From Russia With No Eurovision Love

Russia has officially pulled out of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest following the controversy which saw their singer Yulia Samoylova banned from entering Ukraine. The former Russian X Factor competitor had been due to compete at the contest – due to be held in Kiev in May – with a ballad entitled Flame Is Burning, […]

Custom Brews based on your DNA profile

Custom Brews based on your DNA profile

  MEANTIME BESPOKE – The world’s most personalized beer, based on your DNA taste profile. A British brewery is offering customers the chance to sample beers created specifically for them using genetic profile data from the customer’s DNA. The Meantime Brewing Company, based in Greenwich, England, announced the Meantime Bespoke service, which uses a customer’s […]

Gold Coins from 1847-1915 Found Hidden in Piano

Gold Coins from 1847-1915 Found Hidden in Piano

A British inquest is being held to determine the rightful owners of a stash of gold coins found inside an antique piano during restoration efforts.   British officials are trying to trace the owner of a trove of gold coins worth a “life-changing” amount of money found stashed inside a piano. A coroner investigating the […]

Clocks Spring Forward on Sunday

Clocks Spring Forward on Sunday

Daylight saving time begins on Sunday, March 12 Sunday, March 12, 2017: 2:00 AM forward to 3:00 AM In the USA, Canada, Mexico, the Bahamas, at 2:00 AM local time, the clock is moved forward to to 3:00 AM. (You can also set your clocks ahead on Saturday night before you go to bed…then wake […]

Cherry Blossoms to peak early in Washington, DC

Cherry Blossoms to peak early in Washington, DC

  The cherry blossoms are already opening in our nation’s capital. People from around the world come to see the beautiful pink and white blossoms on almost 1,700 flowering cherry trees. The peak bloom for Washington’s famous cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin this year could be one of the earliest ever. The weather in […]

“Everyone Wins” Nominee Gift Bags for Top Nominees

“Everyone Wins” Nominee Gift Bags for Top Nominees

  The “Everyone Wins” Nominee Gift Bags have been independently produced by Distinctive Assets for the past 15 years. They will once again be delivered to nominees in the Best Actor + Actress, Best Supporting Actor + Actress and Best Director categories.  They are NOT handed out at the ceremony but rather conveniently delivered to […]