Not Your Average Sweet 16 Role

December 22, 2010

» “I’M A FAN OF BOTH Cate Blanchett and Eric Bana, so that alone is enough to make me give ‘Hanna’ a close look. But I don’t know … a teenager who’s basically an assassin? That’s different.”
ImNotObsessed.com was a bit taken aback by the trailer for the new movie starring 16-year-old Saoirse Ronan, above.

» “YOU CAN SCRATCH ‘a kidney for Tracy Morgan‘ off of your holiday gift list because the ’30 Rock’ star already underwent the organ transplant two weeks ago. … Get well soon, Tracy!”
Movieline.com says that Morgan will be off of the NBC comedy for a few weeks while recovering from his surgery.

» “LOOKS LIKE APPLE HAS JOINED THE CLUB of not wanting to touch WikiLeaks with a ten-foot pole.”
DisInfo.com reacts to news that the computer company dropped the WikiLeaks App from its store.

» “WHILE MANY CRITICS want Geno [Auriemma] to go away because he’s opening his mouth, Auriemma has earned the moment, and he and his players deserve the praise. I don’t have any problem with him using the spotlight to point out what we already know — most men don’t care about women’s sports and marginalize the accomplishment because of the gender. He’s right, but matters are unlikely to change.”
LarryBrownSports.com found nothing wrong with the UCONN women’s basketball coach lashing out against the media for when his team tied UCLA’s men record of 88-straight wins.

Screenshot courtesy YouTube

Clinton Yates is a D.C. native and an online columnist. When he's not covering the city, pop culture or listening to music, he watches sports. A lot of them.
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