February 7. 2013

Winter Storm Nemo cancellations and postponements

A blizzard in Washington, DC

A blizzard is forecast to hit the southern New England area of the United States from Friday to Saturday. Lots of snow and high winds will make driving very difficult at times on those two days. With that in mind, some bands and teams have begun postponing their events.

Keep in mind that this is by no means an exhaustive list. If you are planning to attend any kind of event in southern New England on Friday or Saturday, then check the website for the event, other outreach sources like Twitter and Facebook, and local media for news.

Broadway shows are ON for Saturday, according to the Broadway league's website. You can see some other theater updates below.

Concerts and Comedians

Bon Jovi - According to the band's Facebook page, their Saturday show has been rescheduled for Friday, October 25.

Marc Maron - According to the Wilbur Theatre website, comedian Marc Maron has rescheduled both his Friday shows in Boston, MA, for Saturday, March 30.

Daughtry and 3 Doors Down - The Friday show for these dual-headliner is postponed until Monday, February 11, according to the DCU Center's Twitter feed.

The Pink Floyd Experience - According to the CityStage and Symphony Hall's Facebook page, the Pink Floyd Experience show on Friday has been rescheduled to Monday, February 11.

Sevendust - According to the Sevendust's Twitter feed, their show Friday in Allentown, PA, has been rescheduled to a later date.

Colin Mochrie - According to the Bergen PAC's Twitter feed, his show in Englewood, NJ, scheduled for Friday has been postponed until Sunday, February 10.

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Who is hot in soccer right now?

The following is a guest article by Eric Halberg.

Soccer-The World's Sport

If you are a relatively new fan of soccer, here is the lowdown on the hottest properties in the sport at the moment. David Beckham has made a massive contribution to increasing the global appeal of the game and that includes U.S.A., where audiences continue to grow watching teams like LA Galaxy perform. But Beckham is now becoming more of an ambassador than a top player, so here are some of the talented players you can currently enjoy watching.

Lionel Messi

There is always lively debate when it comes to saying who's the best player in the world right now, but for once, most soccer fans are prepared to put personal rivalry to one side and agree that the diminutive 25-year-old Argentinian, who currently plays for Spanish giants Barcelona, is almost a class apart. He is quite simply a little magician when he gets on the ball. Any true soccer fan can’t help being mesmerized by his dazzling ball skills and his phenomenal strike rate for scoring goals, even if it is against the team that you support! He is probably the best soccer player to walk the planet since the iconic Pele graced the world stage. Period.

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Seriously cute video of a pep talk from a little kid

To brighten up your Thursday, here's an adorable kid giving you a pep talk. Impossible not to love.

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