‘Rogue One’ Scores Massive $155 Million Debut— Fortune

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story sold out multiplexes around the country and brought fanboys and fangirls out in force over the weekend. The Star Wars prequel scored the second largest December opening in history, the second largest launch of the year, and one of the top debuts in history, opening to a massive $155…

via ‘Rogue One’ Scores Massive $155 Million Debut as Star Wars Fans Flock to Theaters — Fortune

Sylvester Stallone would rather help vets

“Rocky” star Sylvester Stallone has announced that he likely won’t be running the federal government’s National Endowment for the Arts in the Trump administration. Instead of running the NEA, which doles out grants in support of arts and has a $150 million-a-year budget, Stallone wants to help reintegrate military veterans. “I am incredibly flattered to…

via Sylvester Stallone would rather help vets than be Arts chair — New York Post

Young Syrian Girl Safely Left Aleppo — TIME

Bana Alabed, the 7-year-old girl who chronicled the horrors of the assault on Aleppo on Twitter, has been safely evacuated from the city. Several photos emerged on Monday that showed the girl and her mother, Fatemah, among a crowd evacuated from the Syrian city of Aleppo. The President of the Syrian American Medical Society, Ahmad…

via The Young Syrian Girl Whose Twitter Feed Went Viral Has Safely Left Aleppo — TIME