December 30, 2014

Top News Stories –

Royal wedding – well close –
Celebrity couple Marian Rivera and Dingdong Yantes get married at the Immaculate Concepcion Cathedral of Cubao in Quezon City, Philippines.
Marian_Rivera_and_Dingdong_DantesDingdong Yantes and Marian Rivera

WBA knock out –
Alan Irvine becomes the second managerial casualty of the English Premier League season as West Bromwich Albion fire him after 7 months in charge.
Alan-IrvineAlan Irvine

Bad pirates –
Figures from TorrentFreak.com show that Game of Thrones was the most pirated TV in 2014 with over 8.1 million illegal downloads. See list of the day.
Peter-DinklagePeter Dinklage

Nut incident exec arrested –
Cho Hyun-ah, a former Korean Air executive who delayed a plane over how nuts were served has been detained shortly after a court in South Korea granted a warrant for her arrest. [see original story December 8th 2014]

Video of the Day –

Cinema Dehors from Filippo Rivetti on Vimeo.

List of the day –

Most downloaded TV-shows on BitTorrent, 2014
rank show est. downloads est. US TV viewers
torrentfreak.com
1 Game of Thrones 8,100,000 7,160,000
2 The Walking Dead 4,800,000 17,290,000
3 The Big Bang Theory 3,900,000 18,240,000
4 How I Met Your Mother 3,500,000 13,130,000
5 Gotham 3,200,000 11,810,000
6 Arrow 2,900,000 3,920,000
7 Grey’s Anatomy 2,800,000 9,810,000
8 Vikings 2,700,000 3,560,000
9 Suits 2,500,000 2,800,000
10 South Park 2,400,000 2,400,000

Top Twitter Trends –

Worldwide USA UK
1 #20ThingsIWantFor2015 #LeelahAlcorn #o2lforever
2 #HappyVday #IfIWentToMars #askbeau
3 Page 364 of 365 #20ThingsIWantFor2015 Pardew
4 #TengoAntojoDe New Years Daniel Bryan
5 #DongYanWedding #o2lforever #superfruitlivestream
6 #DhoniRetires 5 Seconds of Ham #EdgeAndChristian
7 #LeelahAlcorn #confessionnight Coloccini
8 5 Seconds of Ham Scalise Katie Hopkins
9 #2014LlevateALos Christine Cavanaugh Ryback
10 Page 365 of 365 #Replace5SOSLyricsWithHam #ThingsToLeaveIn2014

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