Barack Obama Unveils Summer Reading List

Barack Obama Unveils Summer Reading List

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Though it’s almost the end of Summer (thanks, Obama), it’s never too late to settle into a hammock with a good book! This week, the former president posted a list of books he’s been reading this summer. Obama often releases lists of the books, music, and movies he’s enjoyed and wants to share with his large following. Personally, I think he has great taste, but at the very least it’s always interesting to have a little peak into the mind of a political figure. If you’d like to see the post you can click here, but below is the caption …

Amy Adams to Adapt ‘The Poisonwood Bible’ for HBO

Amy Adams to Adapt ‘The Poisonwood Bible’ for HBO

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The first project from Amy Adams’ Bond Group Entertainment has just been revealed: an adaptation of Barbara Kingsolver’s The Poisonwood Bible.   For those of you unaware, actress Amy Adams, made famous for her Oscar nominated roles in Vice, American Hustle, and The Fighter as well as many others (including Arrival, an Oscar-nominated film based on Ted Chiang’s Stories of your Life). Recently, she portrayed Camille Preaker in the adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s novel Sharp Objects.     But Amy Adams isn’t just an amazing actress. She’s at HBO, and she’s going to get things done. She teamed up with her manager, Stacy O’Neil, to …