The wrongly maligned year of Christina Aguilera

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Poor Christina Aguilera.

2010 was supposed to be her star, comeback year after disappearing for more than 4 years.  She had been hailed as having one of the best voices in pop music, and she was also one of the sexiest for a while.  For months there had been buzz about the release of “Bionic”–it had been hyped for months due to the amount of collaborators Aguilera would be working with and because it would be her return to the music scene.   With a list of producers like M.I.A., Peaches, Sia, and Nicki Minaj, it seemed like Aguilera would at least have an interesting album to return with.

Then “Not Myself Tonight” was released.

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Dave Franco Has a New Movie Out, and It’s More Fun Than It Should Be

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In the event you haven’t heard, Dave Franco has a new movie out called “The Shortcut” and it’s way more fun than it should be.  The horror movie centers around Derek, who moves to a new town after his little brother gets into a fight with another kid at school (we find out later though SPOILER ALERT that things were a lot more gruesome than we were lead to believe).  Derek has no problem making friends like Mark (Dave Franco) and Mark’s girlfriend, but he soon finds out about the town’s local Boo Radley when his little brother wanders into some woods inhabited by a crazy old man and is severely beaten.  After finding out another student’s dog has gone missing, he and his friends decide to go find out what’s really going on in the woods which leads to… Well, I’m sure you can guess what it leads to.

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