From acclaimed director Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Prometheus) comes the epic adventure “Exodus: Gods and Kings,” the story of one man’s daring courage to take on the might of an empire. Using state of the art visual effects and 3D immersion, Scott brings new life to the story of the defiant leader Moses (Christian Bale) as he rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses (Joel Edgerton), setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.
Floyd Mayweather is the most recognizable boxer in a fading sport, and he’s wealthy beyond belief. Also, he’s an egotistical clown who, when confronted with a person who isn’t aware of his existence, can’t stop telling them how rich and famous he is.
British Open and PGA Championship winner Rory McIlroy was voted the 2014 PGA Tour Player of the Year by the Tour’s members—the second such award in three years for the 25-year-old Northern Irishman.
The PGA Tour noted the latest award win for McIlroy on its official site, also announcing Chesson Hadley as Rookie of the Year. The release includes comments from PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem about both players’ success.
“My congratulations to Rory and Chesson for their outstanding accomplishments that earned them season-ending honors from their peers,” he said. “Both players earned their awards with their consistent and steady play throughout the season.”
Billy Horschel, Martin Kaymer, Jimmy Walker and Bubba Watson were the other finalists for the coveted Player of the Year award.
It was a dominant season for McIlroy, who won three tournaments, including the aforementioned pair of majors, and finished inside the top 10 in 12 of 17 events. That includes an eighth-place result at The Masters.
Since the marijuana industry is so involved in politics these days Jimmy Kimmel Live thought it would be “interesting” to visit a marijuana dispensary and see how much regular pot smokers know about what is actually going on in the world.
They also asked these same people some very pot-related questions as well. Take a wild guess which questions the respondents answered the best?
The Kansas City Royals had waited 29 years to reach the postseason. They weren’t going down without a fight.
Salvador Perez singled down the left-field line with two outs in the 12th inning, allowing Christian Colon to score from second base and giving the long-suffering Royals a 9-8 victory over the Oakland Athletics in a wild AL wild-card game Tuesday night.
Quite a start to October baseball — even if this one appeared to be over in September with plenty of time to spare.
The A’s raced out to a 7-3 lead by the sixth inning, but the Royals countered with three runs in the eighth. Nori Aoki’s sacrifice fly off Sean Doolittle in the ninth forced extra innings.
The Royals were six outs from being eliminated from the playoffs, down 7-3 to the A’s after six inning in the American League Wild Card Game Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Lo and behold Kansas City clawed back into the game and forced extra innings in the bottom of the ninth. With one out Jarrod Dyson stole third off Sean Doolittle — celebrated at the bag — and promptly scored the tying run on Nori Aoki’s sac-fly to right.
Baseball tonight has been a lot of fun.
The game is currently tied 7-7 in the bottom of the 11th inning.