For over 40 years, Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture has been performed as the finale to Independence Day celebrations all across America. Many Americans believe the overture represents our country's victory over the British during the War of 1812.
It's not certain where an Egyptian TV show thought the humor was but they went ahead with a prank on Paris Hilton, convincing her the small plane she was in was about to crash. They even had an actor in on it thrown off the plane as it neared water.
This week’s releases include a comedy that illustrates the absurdity of stereotypes; an action-thriller that keeps a slow and even pace; and an honest and amusing look at a middle-aged couple who used to be cool.
Boxers Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao came up on top of the world's highest-paid celebrities list with Mayweather taking the No.1 spot followed by Pacquiao in second place and entertainer Katy Perry in the third place.