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Friday March 29th, 2019 night edition

image for ‘Alien’ Helmer Ridley Scott Gives Thumbs Up To High Schoolers Who Adapted His Sci-Fi Classic: ‘Do Gladiator Next!’

EXCLUSIVE: The New Jersey students at North Bergen High School who staged the elaborate stage production Alien: The Play and watched it spread online, have a fan in the classic film’s director Ridley Scott.

While Scott only saw the snippets of the costumes and dramatic moments we all viewed in that video, he was moved enough to write the Drama Club to tip his hat and encourage the ambition.

While Scott cut his teeth in commercials and didn’t make his feature directing debut until age 40, he’s mindful that it’s never too early to start.

Of course, Scott has never stopped making films and continues that remarkable pace at a spry 81 years old.

He will kick in some money to keep that North Bergen High School Drama Club going and sponsor an encore performance.

Meanwhile, another Alien alum weighed in with her approval:.

Here is the viral version of Alien: The Play that caught Scott’s eye when it first ran on Deadline:. »

Video of Alaska father and son illegally killing bear, shrieking cubs made public

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Because the bears were part of a study, their den was under video surveillance, and the two were caught on camera killing the bears.

Almost a year later, that video was released by the Alaska Department of Public Safety, following a successful public records request made by the Humane Society of the United States.

A. Renner then kills the shrieking newborn bear cubs and discards their bodies away from the den," Alaska State Troopers wrote in the report at the time. »

Woman with ‘mutant’ gene who feels no pain and heals without scarring discovered by scientists

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UK researchers have discovered Jo Cameron's, now 71, remarkable abilities are apparently down to a previously unreported genetic mutation.

Melissa Whiteley, an 18-year-old engineering student from Hanford in Stoke-on-Trent, fell ill at Christmas and died in hospital a month later.

Demand for nurses was 19 per cent higher between July and September 2017 than the same period two years ago. »

BREAKING: Walt Disney World Theme Parks Banning Smoking Beginning May 1st

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Disney has just posted some brand new park rules and one of them is a complete ban on smoking within all four Walt Disney World Resort theme parks, both Water Parks, and the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

This ban on smoking traditional cigarettes extends to e-cigarettes and other products that produce a vapor or smoke.

Smoking will still be allowed at Disney Springs and at select areas at the resort hotels. »