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Rosso the landlord

Tim Ross starts his new drivetime show on MixFM next week.

So this week’s he’s knocking around the Macquarie Park offices. Unlike the management, who appear to still be on holiday – including Arn’s CEO Ciaran Davis.

So Rosso is renting out Davis’ office on Gumtree.

He writes in the ad:

“Are you looking for a cheap office to rent on an hourly basis close to the Sydney Cbd? We can’t help with the close to the Cbd but if you like the idea of a short stroll to the food court at the Macquarie Centre then this is perfect.

“Featuring Wifi (slow but free) carparking, a window with a view and conference facilities then you should consider the executive office at Arn a national media company not as well known as Channel 9.

“Our CEO Karen Davis spends a great deal of time interstate leaving his office available for casual rental.
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“Zombie Burger” Brings Gore-met Eats to Midwest

“Zombie Burger” Brings Gore-met Eats to Midwest
Zombie Burger has arrived in Des Moines, Iowa, bringing undead nourishment to the masses with a horror-themed gourmet menu aimed to please even the most discerning braindead braineater. Take a look at these burger names: “East Village of the Damned,” “28 Days Later,”They’re Coming To Get You Barbara,” “Dead Moines,” “George Romero’s Pittsburgher,” “Planet Terror,” “The Walking Ched,” and “Fulci.” Not a burger fan? Enjoy a “Zombie Dog.”

The restaurant, managed by Karen Davis, opened on September 30 of 2011 to the tune of over 1,300 hungry shufflers in the first day, according to their Facebook page.

Take a look at what Zombie Burger’s full menu has to offer, and be sure to stumble in the next time you make your way through the Midwest and pay this most unusual eatery a visit.

Several Zombie Burger patrons scream in delight
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Directors Guild of America Unveils Nominations

The DGA revealed their nominees for the best direction of 2010 today and for the most part, they were pretty expected. Modern Family, Boardwalk Empire, and The Pacific all had multiple episodes/installments nominated in their respective categories, but joining them in being nominated (though not necessarily in the same category) were an episode from The Hills, an episode of Glee that wasn't received terribly well, and Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert's Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear. You can read the full list of nominees below in the press release.

Los Angeles – Directors Guild of America President Taylor Hackford today announced the DGA’s nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television and Commercials for the year 2010.

“Whether it’s a 30-second commercial or a multi-part miniseries, television directors are crucial to the success of any television project.” said Hackford. “As the DGA celebrates its 75th anniversary this year,
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DGA Announces Nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series, Dramatic Series, Comedy Series, Musical Variety, Reality Programs, Daytime Serials, Children’s Programs and Commercials for 2010

hollywoodnews.com: Directors Guild of America President Taylor Hackford today announced the DGA’s nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television and Commercials for the year 2010.

‘Whether it’s a 30-second commercial or a multi-part miniseries, television directors are crucial to the success of any television project.’ said Hackford. ‘As the DGA celebrates its 75th anniversary this year, we salute the critical role of the director in TV and are proud to honor the tremendous range of excellence found in the projects nominated today. Congratulations to all of the nominees.’

The winners will be announced at the 63rd Annual DGA Awards Dinner on Saturday, January 29, 2011 at the Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland in Los Angeles.

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Movies For Television And Mini-series

The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series for 2010 are (in alphabetical order):

Mick Jackson

Temple Grandin

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