Can a movie about a tragedy really be great without huge boobs? That is an actual quandary allegedly faced by director and explosion enthusiast Michael Bay back when he cast Kate Beckinsale in Pearl Harbor. You know, one of those movies about a real attack and the resulting loss of life. SEE ALSO: Amy Schumer reminds body shamers that she’s a Greek goddess Beckinsale discussed how she didn’t “fit the type of actress Michael Bay had met before,” on The Graham Norton Show. “I think he was baffled by me because my boobs weren’t bigger than my head and I wasn’t blonde,” she continued. Beckinsale herself was baffled when Bay made demands that seemed to go against what the character she was playing would actually do. Read more… More about Celebrities, Kate Beckinsale, Bodyshaming, Sexism, and Michael Bay
“Do not lose your courage, we stand by you, we love you.” That’s the message Greek authorities are sending to the tens of thousands of refugees and migrants living in informal tents and camps throughout the country, in pamphlets encouraging them to move into reception centers. But, even though Greece loves refugees, it’s complicated. 53,000 people are stuck in limbo in the country after the Balkan states closed borders further along the route into western Europe last month. The pathway into Europe had been used by more than 1 million people, mostly refugees, to make their way into economically prosperous nations in 2015. It’s been used by hundreds of thousands more this year. Read more… More about Refugee Crisis, Europe, Unhcr, Greece, and Migrants
In an announcement made in a discussion forum thread by Google Business Community Manager, Jade Wang, Google has added a substantial amount of new business categories available to businesses outside of the United States. Based on merchant feedback, we’ve been working to improve business categories. One of the key areas we thought we could quickly […]Author informationMatt SouthernMatt Southern is a marketing, communications and public relations professional. He provides strategic digital marketing services at an agency called Bureau in Ontario, Canada. He has a bachelors degree in communication and an unparalleled passion for helping businesses get their message out.TwitterFacebookGoogle+The post Google Places Adds Over 1,000 New Categories For International Business Listings by @mattsouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.