Someone gave Michael Bay a sexy pirate show

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Michael Bay is executive producing a new show for Starz network called Black Sails that follows a band of pirates’ attempts to escape constantly-exploding scenery.

There are bloody pirates, lusty pirates, swashbuckling pirates and pirates shouting things like ‘no matter the cost!’ in the first trailer for the series, which has already been greenlit for a second season.

Black Sails will centre around Captain Flint from Treasure Island and is set 20 years before the book in New Providence, described as ‘the most notorious criminal haven of its day — a debauched paradise teeming with pirates, prostitutes, thieves and fortune seekers, a place defined by both its enlightened ideals and stunning brutality.’

The infancy of explosion technology in the period threatened to throw the Transformers director off course, but Bay has packed in loads of gunpowder and cannons for good measure.

Britain’s own Toby Stephens stars, in what is already…

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Top 5 ‘Friends’ Thanksgiving Episodes

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The biggest part of the holidays is the tradition of it all. The food. The family. The yelling. It’s always the same and it always feels right. Like, every year on Thanksgiving after I’m done eating and have become immobile, I bravely make my way downstairs, far away from my family and marathon the Thanksgiving Friends episodes. So let’s put all that time I’ve wasted to some good use with this very scientific and formal list of my favourite ones:

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Glee says goodbye to its Quarterback: Finn Hudson

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It’s been 3 months since Cory Monteith lost his battle with addiction. And Sunday I finally had the courage to watch “The Quarterback”, GLEE’s tribute to the beloved character Monteith played, Finn. I had been waiting until a moment where I could be alone with my tissues because I would not fool myself in to thinking I’d be strong enough to come out of it w/out being puffy eyed and a tad melancholy. When I find myself bawling during movies and tv shows my bf is quick to remind me “Ally, you realize this person is alive and well in real life right?” (ahhhh unfortunately logic doesn’t seem to help my emotional gene ) However, what made this episode so emotionally draining was that this time…that statement could not be further from the truth.

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To say this episode was a beautiful tribute would be an understatement. To say that the writers and…

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