DC takes aim at Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez comic for Wonder Woman outfit

By Ben Arnold, Contributor (Yahoo Movies UK)

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., speaks during the National Action Network Convention in New York, Friday, April 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

DC Comics is demanding that a comic featuring US representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez kitted out as Wonder Woman be recalled or destroyed.… Continues

Jeri Southern – Lost, Lonely, and Looking For Love (From I, Mobster (1959))

A brief look at the great jazz/pop singer on stage, in a nightclub scene from this crime drama directed by Roger Corman. Alperson is also credited as the film’s “presenter,” whatever that entailed. Jeri took great care in choosing her material, and in all likelihood this song was foisted on her, hence the pain showing in her eyes here; on top of her being, from all accounts, exceedingly shy, and also “the ultimate torch singer,” as one writer neatly put it.… Continues

Saudis say they will defend themselves, as Trump warns Iran

By AYA BATRAWY and FAY ABUELGASIM (Associated Press)

CORRECTS DATE – In this Friday, May 17, 2019, photo released by the U.S. Navy, the USS Abraham Lincoln sails in the Arabian Sea near the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge. Commercial airliners flying over the Persian Gulf risk being targeted by “miscalculation or misidentification” from the Iranian military amid heightened tensions between the Islamic Republic and the U.S.,