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Friday April 3rd, 2020 night edition

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Mad Men is a unique show to binge-watch because of its slow burn pace, spending most of its time subtly laying the groundwork for impending personal disasters and focusing on small details with big meanings.

The driving force behind these conflicts is Mad Men‘s characters, each of whom spends the series on their own personal journey rife with pain, confusion, occasional triumph, and a lot of cigarettes.

Jon Hamm weaves a lifetime of uncertainty, self-loathing, and compulsive behavior into his portrayal of Don Draper, the mysterious ad executive with a painful past.

Hamm does a brilliant job portraying Don’s various failed attempts at finding happiness, stability, and self-acceptance.

Don and Peggy’s tempestuous relationship anchors the show, as they each understand things about each other that no one else does.

Pour yourself a scotch on the rocks, put on your best suit and settle in with Sterling Cooper & Partners for a tumultuous decade-long journey. »

Amber Heard's P.I. couldn't dig up dirt on Johnny Depp

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A private investigator Amber Heard’s lawyers hired to rake through her ex-husband Johnny Depp’s life has revealed he couldn’t find a lot of dirt on the beloved movie star.

The former couple has been at war ever since Heard filed for divorce in 2016, accusing Depp of abusing her throughout their marriage.

Paul Barresi was hired by Amber’s legal team last summer to find people who Depp allegedly verbally or physically abused – and he came up empty-handed. »

Japan Prime Minister's coronavirus mask plan criticized as insufficient as emergency looms

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As of Wednesday, there were more than 2,300 cases across Japan, and 57 deaths, according to a Johns Hopkins University tally.

On Wednesday, Abe said the provision of cloth masks to the worst hit areas "will be helpful in responding to the rapidly increasing demand.".

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The Secret Service signed an 'emergency order' this week — for 30 golf carts

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Holland America's owner, Carnival Corp., said there are 45 passengers who are mildly sick, and they will stay on the ship to recover.

As the coronavirus continued to spread, the Zaandam was not allowed to dock at its scheduled ports.

Because of the number of COVID-19 cases in Florida, local officials were concerned about overwhelming hospitals with the sick ship passengers. »

5 Things You Never Knew About Castlevania

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If you tally up every version of every game in the franchise, the numbers become truly mind-boggling.

In 1988, Nintendo of America had some pretty strict policies about what they’d allow to be depicted in their games.

Back in 1986, all game designers working for Konami were forbidden to attach their actual name to any project. »