The Rundown – October 2013

first_imgBE AWAREOctober is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. There is still much to be done in the battle against this terrible disease. Awareness is key. So use this month as that added little nudge to educate yourself and your loved ones, if you haven’t already, about the value of early detection and treatment, and support those Long Islanders whose lives have been forever altered. Participate in awareness-related walks and other activities that are taking place throughout the month, or visit your local breast cancer nonprofit and volunteer to help.GOOGLE “FIREMAN SAVES KITTEN”Warning: Grab a few tissues. It’s two minutes of the most heart-wrenching high-def first-person video you’ll ever see. This poor kitten. This poor, little baby kitten. God bless all firemen.CELEBRATE OKTOBERFESTEnjoy the best Germany has to offer right in Eisenhower Park! There’s live music! German food! German beer! And it’s free! Ya vol! 12-5 p.m. October 5 & 6WATCH METALLICA THROUGH THE NEVERThe four horsemen of heavy metal’s new concert film is a nonstop barrage of high-octane music, animation and 3D graphics that strikes with the electricity of lightning and the impact of a freight train. It’s breaking box office records and you should catch it before it’s out of IMAX. Wow.MARVEL AT MAXNassau County Museum of Art will be exhibiting many never-before-seen drawings from famed pop artist Peter Max, beginning October 26 and running through February 23. You’re not going to want to miss this, trust us.LISTEN TO UNVARNISHEDJoan Jett, the Godmother of Punk hailing from Long Beach, released last month’s Unvarnished, her 14th studio effort and first new album in seven years while staying true to her simultaneously polished-yet-gritty sound. She calls it her most introspective album to date, although that may be hard to believe while we’re still rocking out to 1988’s “I Hate Myself for Loving You.”FEAST ON SOME TIKKAIndian and Pakistani cuisine offer some of the most absolutely mouth-watering dishes (literally, those spices can be hot!) that are both delicious and nutritious. Plus, you’ll probably learn a new word or two when ordering. Try the Press newsroom favorite “Chicken Tikka” and some “Naan,” and go to to check out some of the Island’s hands-down best purveyors. You’re welcome.DOWNLOAD LENNON APPMusic lovers will be able to recreate the 1980 near-deadly boat trip the Beatle took to Bermuda where he created much of that year’s Double Fantasy album. Due out Nov. 6, “John Jennon: The Bermuda Tapes” will also enable users to retrace the musician’s path across the island and listen to demos. For more on the historic trek, check out this month’s Rear View, “Imagine: John Lennon on Long Island”!LOOK OUT FOR NEW IPAD?Just as we got over Apple fanboys (and girls) rushing to stores last month to fetch the latest iPhone, Apple apparently is ready to send the tech world into a frenzy once again. Keep your eyes and ears peeled for a possible unveiling of the next generation iPad, which, according to rumors, will be slimmed-down, with an improved camera. Grab your tent.HAVE A HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York last_img read more

KBC contestant Prerana uses 50:50 lifeline for question on Michael Phelps worth Rs 40,000

first_img LIVE TV Mrigank Pandey A confused Prerana chose option D which turned out to be wrong. Sonam Kapoor made her debut as a lead in ‘Saawariya’ from 2007. It was Deepika Padukone who made her debut as a lead in Kannada film ‘Aishwarya’ from 2006. She later went on to make her Bollywood debut in 2007’s ‘Om Shanti Om’. Perhaps, had she answered the sports question without using a lifeline, she could have at least taken double the amount home. 9 months ago Amitabh Bachchan shoots for 18-hrs non-stop for KBC 11’s last episode, pens emotional note 9 months ago KBC 11: Taapsee Pannu speaks about her contribution in ‘War’ on the show ALSO READ | KBC 11: Jitendra Singh failed to answer this Rs 6,40,000 question on Big B’s showPrerana looked confused as she could recognise the names but was not so sure about their sporting disciplines. Her main confusion lied between Option B and Option C and she almost edged towards the option B. KBC host Amitabh Bachchan interjected and reminded Prerana of the helplines, which were at her disposal. Prerana did not hesitate then and immediately opted for the 50-50 Helpline. The helpline took out option B and a confident Prerana immediately went with option C. Prerana was right and she successfully went on to win ₹40000. Bachchan went on to inform her that Michael Phelps is indeed not a golfer. The legendary American is a record-breaking swimmer, who is the most successful Olympian of all-time with 28 medals.ALSO READ | KBC 11 Written Update: Pratik’s inspiring story of self-sustainable villagePrerana takes home Rs. 3 lakh 20 thousandPrerana went on to win take home ₹3 lakh 20 thousand and was eventually beaten by the ₹6.40 lakh question. The question was “Which actress made her debut as a lead actress in a movie titled ‘Aishwarya’?”. The options that Prerana got were – FOLLOW US COMMENT A. Lionel Messi – Football B. Usain Bolt – Athletics C. Michael Phelps – Golf D. Roger Federer – Tennis 9 months ago KBC 11: Jitendra Singh failed to answer this Rs 6,40,000 question on Big B’s show First Published: 21st November, 2019 11:42 IST Written By 9 months ago KBC 7 Crore question: How cricket stopped Ajeet Kumar from winning ₹7 crores in KBC ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ Season 11’s Episode No. 68 saw a contestant from Rajasthan, Prerana take home a sum of ₹3.20 lakh. Although the contestant could have gone on to win a lot more, she could have also gone home with much lesser than that. On the seventh question, Prerana almost made the wrong choice when her knowledge of international sports was fully challenged. Have a look at what happened.ALSO READ | KBC 11: Jitender Singh Chouhan, a teacher from UP loses 6,40,00050:50 to the rescuePrerana had been going pretty well and had only used the ‘Audience Poll’ helpline in her journey till the sixth question. Having already won ₹20000, Prerana faced the seventh question for ₹40000.The question was “Which of the mentioned athletes have been matched with the wrong sport?”The options were ALSO READ | KBC 11: Taapsee Pannu speaks about her contribution in ‘War’ on the show 9 months ago KBC 11: Taapsee Pannu jokes about her contribution in the success of Hrithik-Tiger’s ‘War’ A. Aishwarya Rai B. Deepika Padukone C. Priyanka Chopra D. Sonam Kapoor SUBSCRIBE TO US WE RECOMMEND Last Updated: 21st November, 2019 11:42 IST KBC Contestant Prerana Uses 50:50 Lifeline For Question On Michael Phelps Worth Rs 40,000 Prerana from Rajasthan was on the hot seat when the 7th question of her game almost made her take an early exit. Read more about what happened in KBC Ep. 68. WATCH US LIVElast_img read more