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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Peachy Picks Hunt and Fish Club @huntandfishnyc by Nelson Braff @BraffNelson and Team #PeachysPicks #WhomYouKnow @ManhattanPeachy

"When you arrive at Hunt and Fish Club, you will discover a fabulously friendly atmosphere that is both motivated to excel in the culinary arts and the fine points of hospitality, thus welcoming visitors to Manhattan who are friends we have yet to know and also the treasured clientele who in their genuine love for our experience have built us to become the successful restaurant since our inception over three years ago."
-Nelson Braff, Owner
The Definition of Steak: Sliced 24 oz Bone in Ribeye Perfectly Medium Rare 

Alaskan King Crab Legs, dinner of Winners of Game Sevens!
It's not who you know, it's WHOM YOU KNOW and it always has been.
We know the Hunt and Fish Club, and they have impressed us immensely and we are thrilled to announce they are the newest Peachy's Pick.  There are many owners but Nelson Braff is leader of the packEytan Sugarman, Anthony Scaramucci, and David Barrett are among the other partners.  Chad Brown is the Executive Chef.
They were first featured in 2015:
And they were most recently featured last year:
We began with their world famous popover.


This was followed by one of their new menu items: Elite Baked Shrimp, a lovely appetizer.  They're crisp, warm and sourced from Samuel and Sons.  Six days a week seafood is delivered to Hunt and Fish Club, ensuring your dinner is uberfresh.  Stolichnaya elite baked shrimp, vodka sauce, sopressata and crispy shallots team up for a goal in your stomach.
We are looking for the hottest salads now in Manhattan, and the Three Leaf Caesar is absolutely one of the best we've had.  Trevisano, Baby Kale and Romaine form a triple goal similar to a hat trick and are joined by superlative GARLIC croutons to satisfy your inner garlic monster.  Peachy thinks they are shaped like goalie pads.  Hunt and Fish Club is on it in terms of details and they put the dressing on the side for Ms. Super Picky.
Of course it is in a gorgeous silver boat, the same hue as The Stanley Cup.
If you are looking for something with a bit of sweetness, you can't go wrong with the Local Field Greens with strawberries!  They are a highly underutilized item in green salads as are raspberries and blackberries.

Almonds and balsamic vinegar round out the nutritious plate and the colors are this rich and deep in real life; we never edit pictures.  Again the Stanley Cup colored boat of dressing is aside the salad so you can control how much you put on.

Just like that breakfast cereal claims to be the breakfast of champions, we say the Hunt and Fish Club's Alaskan King Crab Legs are the dinner of champions.  You can have them chilled or steamed and Peachy prefers steamed.  This is her most favorite food period and these are the best that she has ever had in Manhattan.  Ever ever ever.  Until she eats them again that is, and then we visualize a tie scoreboard.  They were so fresh and the melted butter on the side was perfection.  The crab quality made us so crabby we became happy.
If you like crab, chances are you like lobster too.
Like and love are not strong enough words for how you will feel about the Gnocchi with Lobster and Caviar, another new item to grace the menu under Pastas.   Russian black caviar perches upon lobster and gnocchi successfully swimming in tarragon vermouth cream.  This dish is the definition of decadence.  It tastes like luxury feels.
In case you want to continue along the crab theme and we believe you will, you should next order another new dish under pasta: King Crab Spaghetti!  Tomato, scallion, tobiko and spicy bread crumbs cheer for the succulent crab nestled in the ideally al dente spaghetti.  Other spaghettis are cowering in the corner looking at this dish in jealousy.
The Main Courses are the stuff of All Star Teams as in all of the Mains here are the best entrees that could ever exist.  There is no weakness among the eight choices of entrees NOT including the seven additional Steak Mains.
Meet King Salmon!  Perched majestically upon roasted root vegetables which are succulent and delicious in themselves, the Salmon is sourced from Scotland and is wild caught.  Some salsa verde rounds out the dish nicely.
Green vegetables are a total must in life.
If you want to win hockey games, business deals or just win a long life so you can eat more great dinners, you eat your green vegetables and they are just splendid at Hunt and Fish Club.  From the classic Grilled Asparagus to the dreamy Creamed Spinach to the enticingly unique Spicy Broccoli Rabe with red pepper flakes, even the vegetables are decidedly decadent at Hunt and Fish Club.


The last round of fireworks was for our carnivorous entree, which we let them pick.
They picked the 24 oz Bone In Ribeye which put other steaks to shame.  From the high quality Brandt beef, a ranch in California, grass fed and corn finished to the phenonmenal sliced presentation to the first savory bite, this steak proclaimed victory over all other steak dinners.  
Every bite is blissful and juicy!  Make this your dinner!
And we always can't wait to see what they do next.
Peachy Picks Hunt and Fish Club!
Hunt and Fish Club Has Earned Our Highest Recommendation.




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#FashionAlert Anderson-Little Still Going Strong The Made in America Fashion Brand That's Dressed 5 Generations Celebrates 85 Years Our Coverage Sponsored by Hallak Cleaners the Couture Cleaner @hallakcleaners


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This year, Anderson-Little is celebrating 85 years in business. "Five generations of American men have worn Anderson-Little clothing," Scott Anderson says. "They've built businesses, created opportunities, and worked hard to make this world a better place wearing our blazer. When you're focused, determined and driven, you don't have time to waste worrying about what's trendy right now or spending more money than you have to. Anderson-Little epitomizes classic style and great value."

Made in America: The History of Anderson-Little
Morris B. Anderson began Anderson-Little in 1933 in Fall River, MA. "Morris was very typical of the American entrepreneur," Anderson said. "He wasn't just satisfied with doing a good job or a great job. He wanted to do things better and differently." Morris Anderson pioneered the "Factory Direct to You" sales model; it was the first of its kind in the nation. It rapidly became an industry standard.

In 2008, Scott Anderson – Morris' great grandson – reinvented and modernized the Anderson-Little brand through ecommerce. Research done at that time found that Anderson-Little still enjoyed tremendous regional brand recognition – 95% of New England men surveyed recalled the brand and reported positive associations with it. The Anderson-Little classic blue blazer was the first real piece of an adult wardrobe many men ever owned.

Today, the Anderson-Little classic blue blazer is available online at AndersonLittle.com. "It was very important to us to keep everything the customer expects from us in place. The classic blue blazer is manufactured in America, and at $179, is a great value for the price."

For Graduations, Job Interviews, Weddings & More: Places to Wear the Classic Blue Blazer

"Times may change, but there are still things that remain the same," Anderson explained. "There will be times when you want to make a good impression. There will be times when you need to look professional. There will be times when it's important to let people know that you're the type of person who notices quality, who appreciates value, and who prizes the durability of classic style. Those are the times you want Anderson-Little."

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#SmallScreenScenes @History #WhomYouKnow HISTORY HONORS THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF ROBERT F. KENNEDY IN “RFK: THE KENNEDY FAMILY REMEMBERS” PREMIERING MONDAY, JUNE 4 AT 10PM ET/PT

HISTORY® HONORS THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF ROBERT F. KENNEDY IN ONE-HOUR DOCUMENTARY “RFK: THE KENNEDY FAMILY REMEMBERS” FEATURING EXCLUSIVE NEW INTERVIEWS WITH MEMBERS OF THE KENNEDY FAMILY IN COMMEMORATION OF THE 50 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH

DOCUMENTARY PREMIERES MONDAY, JUNE 4 AT 10PM ET/PT AND WILL INCLUDE INSIGHTS FROM KERRY KENNEDY, KATHLEEN KENNEDY TOWNSEND, AND ROBERT F. KENNEDY, JR. AMONG OTHERS

On the heels of his brother’s death, Robert F. Kennedy wrote a poignant letter to his then twelve-year-old daughter, Kathleen. This letter is among a trove of artifacts that have been in the possession of the Kennedy family since Robert F. Kennedy’s untimely death. In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of that fateful day in 1968, Kennedy’s children will share their memories and rare personal artifacts in HISTORY’s new, one-hour documentary event, “RFK: The Kennedy Family Remembers,” premiering on Monday, June 4 at 10PM ET/PT.

Out of personal tragedy and against the tumult of the 1960s, Robert F. Kennedy transformed himself into a great political figure of U.S. history with significant potential and extreme promise; a man whose vision of a brighter tomorrow captured the hopes and dreams of a generation torn apart by the fears and violence of a divided nation. Kennedy’s words and actions inspired a generation to fight for peace and justice, but what was it like to learn from and live with this heroic leader?

“RFK: The Kennedy Family Remembers” features rare archival footage and exclusive new, emotional interviews with the Kennedy children. Kerry Kennedy, Kathleen Kennedy Townshend, and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. reveal previously untold stories of the passions and principles that fueled their father as he rose to prominence and captured the hopes and dreams of a generation. Additionally, Kennedy’s former insiders and noted historians such as Jeff Greenfield and Barbara Perry, among others, lift the veil on key moments in Kennedy’s life—from the employment of his masterful strategy during the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962 to the courage he showed combatting the racist powers of the Jim Crow South alongside other agents of change such as Martin Luther King Jr. 

“RFK: The Kennedy Family Remembers” is a searing, intimate portrait of Robert F. Kennedy as he transforms into the political stalwart whose vision of America—of equality and justice for all—continues to resonate in our own divided world today. The documentary also features rare archival footage and photos from Kennedy’s trip to South Africa to battle Apartheid, and his war on poverty in Mississippi and Brooklyn. The epic breadth of Kennedy’s life sparks one of history’s most enduring questions: what impact would a Robert F. Kennedy presidency have had on our country and why does his legacy remain so relevant today?

“RFK: The Kennedy Family Remembers” is produced for HISTORY by A+E Originals. Steve Ascher, Kristy Sabat and Anthony Lappé serve as executive producers for A+E Originals. Kristen Burns is executive producer for HISTORY. A+E Networks holds worldwide distribution rights for “RFK: The Kennedy Family Remembers.”

About HISTORY®
HISTORY®, now reaching more than 96 million homes, is the leading destination for award-winning series and specials that connect viewers with history in an informative, immersive and entertaining manner across all platforms. The network’s all-original programming slate features a roster of signature series including The Curse of Oak Island, Forged in Fire, Alone, Pawn Stars, American Pickers, as well as the hit drama series Vikings and SIX. The HISTORY website is located at history.com. Follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/history and Facebook at facebook.com/history.

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#SmallScreenScenes @AETV #WhomYouKnow A&E NETWORK LAUNCHES A BIOGRAPHY® LIMITED ORIGINAL SERIES “CULTURESHOCK” PREMIERING JUNE 25

A&E NETWORK LAUNCHES A BIOGRAPHY®
LIMITED ORIGINAL SERIES “CULTURESHOCK”

SERIES PREMIERES MONDAY, JUNE 25 AT 9PM ET/PT
WITH SPECIAL MICHAEL JACKSON FILM ON THE ANNIVERSARY OF HIS TRAGIC DEATH

“CULTURESHOCK” FEATURES ACCLAIMED DIRECTORS’ TAKE ON IMPACTFUL MOMENTS
IN POPULAR CULTURE INCLUDING THE RISE OF CHRIS ROCK,
“FREAKS AND GEEKS” AND TABLOID TALK SHOWS

A&E Network presents a Biography® limited original series, “Cultureshock.” The five-part documentary series takes an in-depth look at the untold stories behind watershed moments in pop culture that have had a lasting impact on our society. Produced by Meredith’s Four M Studios in association with Entertainment Weekly, each episode of “Cultureshock” will shed light on the untold stories behind the big, unforgettable moments, helmed by an acclaimed director with the full participation of key players from each story. The series premieres on Monday, June 25 at 9pm ET/PT with “Michael Jackson’s Final Curtain Call,” a profound look at Jackson’s final days timed to the anniversary of the pop icon’s untimely and devastating death.

Monday, June 25 at 9pm ET/PT: “Michael Jackson’s Final Curtain Call” – On the ninth anniversary of his tragic death, this heartbreaking and celebratory documentary is a fast-moving cultural critique on the day that Michael Jackson passed away – one that collectively broke the hearts of the Internet and our culture. Looking at the final days of the pop icon’s life, the documentary sheds a light on the immeasurable pressure Jackson was under as he prepared for his final tour, and how he ultimately ended up with the biggest audience of his lifetime during his true final farewell. Newscasters, reporters, family and friends trace the events of the day when the news broke and became a story that consumed the world. Documentary features interviews with Travis Payne, Kenny Ortega, Harvey Levin, Warren Zanes and more, as well as audio recordings of Jackson from his last rehearsals. “Michael Jackson’s Final Curtain Call” is directed by Thom Zimny, an editor and director who directed “Elvis Presley: The Searcher” (2018), “Wheels: The Making of ‘Born to Run’” (2005), “The Promise: The Making of Darkness on the Edge of Town” (2010) and “Bruce Springsteen: A Conversation with His Fans” (2011).

Monday, July 2 at 9pm ET/PT: “The Osbournes: The Price of Reality” – This documentary takes a look at the story behind the groundbreaking reality TV series that catapulted the Osbourne family into the global spotlight. Ozzy, Sharon, Jack and Kelly talk about fact, fiction and the slippery line between the two. An unfiltered look at the lasting effect on the family and the reality television landscape as a whole, the film allows viewers a closer look at the price of fame. Award winning documentary director, producer and editor Alison Ellwood (“History of the Eagles”) directs the film.

Monday, July 9 at 9pm ET/PT: “The Rise of Trash TV” – This documentary takes a look at the rise of the raw and salacious real-life television theater of tabloid talk shows like “The Jerry Springer Show” and “Geraldo.” The film explores how these series laid the groundwork for reality television shows today. Featuring interviews with Jerry Springer, Sally Jessy Raphael, Geraldo Rivera, Laura Grindstaff, Dr. Drew Pinsky, Maury Povich and more, “The Rise of Trash TV” tells the inside story of how this new wave of television emerged and its lasting cultural impact.

Monday, July 16 at 9pm ET/PT: “Freaks and Geeks: The Documentary” – Brent Hodge (“I Am Chris Farley”) directs a profile of the cult classic series and original dramedy, “Freaks and Geeks,” that captured the sad yet humorous difficulties of teenage life, and for the first time, offered protagonists who weren’t stereotypical “jocks and brains.” Cancelled after just one season, the series holds the unique position of still ranking high on Time Magazine’s Greatest 100 Television Shows of All Time. The series, created by Paul Feig and executive produced by Judd Apatow, launched the careers of Seth Rogan, Jason Segel and many other A-list actors. The film features interviews with Feig, Apatow, Rogan, Segel, Linda Cardellini, Busy Philipps, and most of the primary cast who discuss their time on the series and beyond. Also interviewed are the NBC executives who commissioned “Freaks and Geeks,” plus former NBC Entertainment President Garth Ancier, who ultimately cancelled the series. “Freaks and Geeks: The Documentary” premiered at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival.

Q4 2018: “Chris Rock’s ‘Bring the Pain’” – Comedian and Emmy Award® winner W. Kamau Bell (“United Shades of America”) steps behind the camera to direct this film about how Chris Rock changed the face of comedy with his seminal 1996 special “Bring the Pain.” In his own words, Rock recounts how after being fired from SNL and upstaged by Martin Lawrence at his own show, he looked to challenge himself in a way he never had before. Rock pushed himself creatively, leading to the development of more personal and provocative material. He performed tirelessly in small clubs, perfecting his new technique. The result was his HBO special, widely considered a revelatory work with a bold style that changed the conversation about race in popular culture, as well as the face of comedy forever. In addition to interviews with Chris Rock, the documentary also features Oprah Winfrey, Conan O’Brien, Trevor Noah, Hannibal Burress, Martin Lawrence, Ava Duvernay, Wanda Sykes and more.

“Cultureshock” is produced by Four M Studios in association with Entertainment Weekly. Matthew Galkin is Executive Producer. Jess Cagle, Henry Goldblatt, J.J. Miller and Ian Orefice are Executive Producers for Entertainment Weekly. Elaine Frontain Bryant, Shelly Tatro and Brad Abramson are Executive Producers for A&E. Ethan Goldman also serves as Executive Producer.

About A&E Network
A&E leads the cultural conversation through high-quality, thought provoking original programming with a unique point of view. Whether it’s the network’s distinctive brand of award-winning disruptive reality or groundbreaking documentary, A&E always makes entertainment an art. The A&E website is located ataetv.com. Follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/aetv and Facebook at facebook.com/AETV. For more press information and photography please visit us at press.aenetworks.com.

About Entertainment Weekly
Entertainment Weekly is your all-access pass to Hollywood’s most creative minds and most fascinating stars. The magazine was launched in 1990 and is America’s leading consumer publication in the entertainment category, with a guaranteed circulation rate base of 1.5 million and a combined audience of almost 28 million loyal, engaged fans.

Each day, EW.com publishes a myriad of featured stories, blog posts, TV-recaps, original videos, film reviews and photo galleries. Entertainment Weekly is the first to know about the best in entertainment. With sharp insight, unparalleled access and a trusted voice, EW keeps readers plugged into pop culture. This is where the buzz begins.

About Four M Studios
Four M Studios (formerly Time Inc. Productions), the television production division of Meredith, is a full-service production company creating premium long-form content distributed on all platforms globally. Formed in 2016, the division touts an in-house award-winning creative team, state-of-the-art studios and post-production facilities in New York and Los Angeles. The content and spirit of Meredith’s powerful and trusted iconic brands provide unlimited inspiration for Four M Studio shows. The Studio also develops shows independent of Meredith brands. The group won an Emmy in 2017 for “A Year in Space” on PBS, and its shows have aired on or are in development with ABC, Apple, Netflix, Paramount Network, FOX, A&E, Investigation Discovery and other major networks.

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#READTHIS #WhomYouKnow @BLpressoffice Liz Jolly to be new Chief Librarian of the British Library

The British Library has announced Liz Jolly as its new Chief Librarian, succeeding Caroline Brazier in the role. Liz brings to the Library more than 20 years’ experience in a variety of institutions in the university sector, most recently as Director of a converged Student and Library Services department at Teesside University. She takes up her new role at the Library on 24 September 2018.
Liz Jolly said: “It will be a privilege to join the British Library and I am delighted to have the opportunity of working in one of the UK’s leading cultural institutions at such an exciting time, and to build on the fantastic work of Caroline Brazier in ensuring that our intellectual heritage is available for all.

“I’m looking forward to collaborating with colleagues and partners in the development of our national library in a digital age and in delivering the Library’s ambition to be the most open, creative and innovative institution of its kind in the world.”

Liz joined Teesside University in 2008 and was Director of Library and Information Services from 2008 to 2017. Since joining Teesside she has been member of the University’s Senior Management Team and Academic Board and contributes to the strategic direction of the institution. She has delivered a number of transformational change projects including the professionalisation of library services, the creation of new types of learning and research spaces and the development of collections and content, working collaboratively with key stakeholders to enhance engagement with students, staff and the wider community.

Previously Liz was Associate Director (Services and Operations) in Information and Learning Services at the University of Salford and she has also held departmental senior management positions at the University of East London and at London South Bank University.

Liz is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a Fellow both of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) and the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA). A former trustee of CILIP, she was Chair of SCONUL, the UK university library directors’ group, from 2014 to 2016. She is currently chair of the Northern Collaboration, a group of twenty-seven higher education libraries in the North of England. Liz is a member of the Editorial Board of the New Review of Academic Librarianship and of the British Library Advisory Council.

Announcing the appointment, the British Library’s Chief Executive, Roly Keating said: “I'm absolutely delighted that Liz will be joining us as Chief Librarian. She is known across the sector not just for her wealth of hands-on library experience and expertise, but also as a passionate advocate for the values of the profession and the vital importance of libraries to society as a whole. Her leadership and vision will have a vital role to play as the British Library continues to grow its impact across the UK and the world, and I very much look forward to working with her.”

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#SmallScreenScenes @AnimalPlanet @DiscoveryIncTV #PeachysPetPals #WhomYouKnow Vet Gone Wild Takes Vet Care To New Heights With International Missions To Help Animals In Need Worldwide

Descended from a long line of veterinarians, Australian vet, Dr. Chris Brown, known to many from the Australian television series, Bondi Vet, takes us on an adventure around the world as he helps save and treat animals in need. Dr. Chris is plugged into a global network of animal advocates requesting his expertise to give care to an incredibly diverse range of species. Whether by boat, on foot, by motorcycle or plane, Dr. Chris travels to the most remote and exotic locations when he is called upon. VET GONE WILD premieres on Sunday, June 10 at 8PM ET/PT.

From operating on endangered rhinos in Africa, saving sick wombats in Tasmania, freeing fur seals trapped in fishing line on Phillip Island, rescuing dogs from the meat trade in south east Asia and helping orphaned sloths in Costa Rica, there is no animal too big or too small that Dr. Chris won’t help. Viewers will experience the undeniable positive effect Dr. Chris has on the animals, people and places he touches. He travels to Thailand, Fiji, South Africa, Vietnam, Namibia, Tasmania and back to the Australian mainland, each episode concluding with a follow up several weeks later to see how the animals he treated have progressed.

Dr. Chris has one focus, “My mission is clear. Make a difference to the lives of animals that would otherwise have no-one. What’s not clear is how we get to some of the most remote and spectacular places on the planet. And that’s why this is such an adventure,” he explains.

VET GONE WILD is produced for Animal Planet by Core Media Group. Mike Aho, Dr. Chris Brown, Tee-A Hoff, and Grady Candler serve as executive producers, while Tim Rummel is coexecutive producer. For Animal Planet, Dawn Sinsel is senior executive producer with Valerie Moss as production coordinator.

About Animal Planet

Animal Planet, a multi-media business unit of Discovery Communications, is the network of hit franchise series and special programming dedicated to animals and the natural world that includes RIVER MONSTERS, DR. JEFF: ROCKY MOUNTAIN VET, PIT BULLS & PAROLEES, TANKED, TREEHOUSE MASTERS, THE VET LIFE, THE ZOO and PUPPY BOWL, the largest non-sports TV event on Super Bowl Sunday. Animal Planet is the premiere TV, digital and social community for all things animal, providing immersive, engaging, high-quality content across all Animal Planet platforms including: Animal Planet television network, available in more than 90 million homes in the U.S., that is complimented with a deep Video On Demand offering; online assets www.animalplanet.com, the ultimate online destination for animal lovers and pet owners; the Animal Planet Go app that allows viewers to catch up on full episodes of their favorite shows anytime anywhere; Animal Planet L!VE, the go-to digital destination for round-the-clock, unfiltered access via live cameras around the globe in a variety of animal habitats; Animal Planet Social including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram via @AnimalPlanet.

About Discovery

Discovery, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) is a global leader in real life entertainment, serving a passionate audience of superfans around the world with content that inspires, informs and entertains. Discovery delivers over 8,000 hours of original programming each year and has category leadership across deeply loved content genres around the world. Available in 220 countries and territories and 50 languages, Discovery is a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens, including TV Everywhere products such as the GO portfolio of apps and Discovery Kids Play; direct-to-consumer streaming services such as Eurosport Player and MotorTrend OnDemand; and digital-first and social content from Group Nine Media. Discovery’s portfolio of premium brands includes Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Travel Channel, Turbo/Velocity, Animal Planet, and Science Channel, as well as OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network in the U.S., Discovery Kids in Latin America, and Eurosport, the leading provider of locally relevant, premium sports and Home of the Olympic Games across Europe. For more information, please visit www.corporate.discovery.com and follow @DiscoveryIncTV across social platforms.

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#SmallScreenScenes @AETV @OzzyOsbourne @Wahlburgers #WhomYouKnow A&E NETWORK'S 'OZZY & JACK'S WORLD DETOUR' AND 'WAHLBURGERS' RETURN WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13

A&E NETWORK’S FAVORITE FAMILIES ARE BACK FOR A SUMMER OF FUN

SEASON THREE OF ‘OZZY & JACK’S WORLD DETOUR’ RETURNS FOR ANOTHER WILD RIDE WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13 AT 9PM ET/PT

FOLLOWED BY ALL-NEW SUPERSIZED ONE-HOUR EPISODES OF ‘WAHLBURGERS’ AT 10PM ET/PT

The Osbourne and Wahlberg families are back this summer on A&E Network with brand new seasons of their hit reality series. “Ozzy & Jack’s World Detour” returns for season 3 with another epic family road trip, with the addition of Kelly Osbourne behind the wheel, on Wednesday, June 13 at 9PM ET/PT followed by new supersized hour-long episodes of “Wahlburgers” that take a closer look at the family’s expanding popular burger business at 10PM ET/PT.

In this season of “Ozzy & Jack’s World Detour,” rock-legend Ozzy Osbourne is anxious to hit the road to escape the stress of planning his final solo world tour. To get away from the pre-tour insanity, he hatches a plan to get back in the RV and take a cross-country road trip to Florida for his first gig. While his son, Jack, loves the idea of hitting the road again, there is one problem: Jack and his wife are awaiting the arrival of their third child and can’t leave Los Angeles. Until Jack can rejoin the trip, he enlists his sister, Kelly, to help get their dad on the road to Florida. Along the way, Jack plans stops at explosion school in Missouri and space camp in Alabama, while Kelly takes Ozzy to check out western wear in Nashville and goat yoga in Arizona. To show Ozzy how important his music is to people all across the country, Jack surprises his dad with unique musical tributes including mariachi bands, marching bands, and even a kids’ xylophone orchestra playing “Crazy Train.” With three Osbourne’s together on the road for the first time in decades, anything can happen.

This season of “Wahlburgers” adapts a new hour-long format as the series takes an even deeper dive into the high stakes business world of Mark, Donnie and Paul Wahlberg’s restaurant chain. With plans to double in size in just one year, the brothers take on a huge risk by setting their sights on entering into an entirely new fast casual market by creating an “Express Model” version of Wahlburgers. With heart, determination and some humor, this season follows the brothers as they work to partner with monster retail brands and propel themselves into hundreds of locations and untapped markets. Mark and Donnie’s dream of creating a legacy to outlive them is in their reach, but Paul is resistant as he wants to make sure they maintain the quality and experience he’s always promised to deliver. With the help of Alma who always reminds the brothers to stay true to their humble beginnings, the brothers try to work it all out.

“Ozzy & Jack’s World Detour” is produced for A&E Network by Osbourne Media with T Group Productions. Jack Osbourne and Peter Glowski are executive producers for Osbourne Media. For T Group Productions, Jenny Daly, Rob Lobl and R. Greg Johnston serve as executive producers. Elaine Frontain Bryant, Shelly Tatro and Sean Gottlieb serve as executive producers for A&E Network. A&E Network holds worldwide distribution rights for “Ozzy & Jack’s World Detour.”

"Wahlburgers” is produced for A&E Network by 44 Blue Productions, a Red Arrow Studios company, in association with Closest to the Hole Productions, Leverage Entertainment and Donnie D Productions. Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson and Donnie Wahlberg are executive producers. Executive producers for 44 Blue Productions are Rasha Drachkovitch, David Hale and Sara Quick. Executive producers for A&E are Devon Hammonds and Molly Ebinger.

About A&E Network
A&E leads the cultural conversation through high-quality, thought-provoking original programming with a unique point of view. Whether it’s the network’s distinctive brand of award-winning disruptive reality or groundbreaking documentary, A&E always makes entertainment an art. The A&E website is located at aetv.com. Follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/aetv and Facebook at facebook.com/AETV.

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LENOVO LEGION™ TEAMS UP WITH UBISOFT® AS THE OFFICIAL PC AND MONITOR SPONSOR OF TOM CLANCY’S RAINBOW SIX® SIEGE PRO LEAGUE AND MAJORS

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) and Ubisoft have announced Lenovo Legion as the official PC and monitor sponsor of Ubisoft’s Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Pro League and Majors in an exclusive global partnership. The partnership will extend for the duration of the Rainbow Six Siege Pro League season, from spring 2018 through spring 2019 across North America, EMEA, Asia Pacific and Latin America.

Lenovo is providing a range of high-performance gaming hardware that will be put into the hands of some of the world’s most dedicated and skilled Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege players to push their limits in competition. The partnership also includes co-branding and co-promotion, as well as an invitation for fans to join global giveaway contests and a unique in-game Lenovo Legion charm that can be unlocked through an in-game challenge.

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six attracts and engages more than 30 million players, and its esports enthusiast fanbase is growing fast: the Six Invitational (SI) 2018 saw a 300 percent increase in viewership versus last year’s SI, with a peak at 321,000 concurrent viewers during its Grand Finale.

Lenovo is equipping the Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Pro teams with high-performance hardware for the speed and power that professional players demand. The sponsored devices include but are not limited to: the Lenovo Legion Y720 Tower, Lenovo Legion Y720 and Y520 Laptops, and the Lenovo Legion Y25f Gaming Monitor. The Lenovo Legion Y720 Tower, for example, packs enough power to enable high refresh rates for smooth frame rates and high-quality streams and videos for fans to enjoy. The Lenovo Legion Y25f Gaming Monitor completes the experience with 144 Hz refresh rates for sharp, high-quality images that bring out incredible in-game details during epic plays.

Lenovo Legion PCs and monitors will showcase next during Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Pro League Season 7 Finals, taking place at Harrah's® Resort Atlantic City Hotel & Casino on May 19 to 20. These finals will include two teams from each of the four regions represented: Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and North America.

For more information about Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Pro League, please visit http://www.rainbow6.com/esports and follow us @R6ProLeague on Twitter®. Fans can also follow all the high-powered action via @LenovoLegion on Twitter, Facebook™, YouTube™, Instagram® and on Twitch™.
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“Forming partnerships is an important part of Lenovo’s gaming strategy. With Ubisoft, we share a deep commitment in supporting the professional esports community and gaming fanbase,” said Jeff Meredith, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Lenovo’s Consumer PCs and Smart Devices. “Combining Lenovo’s consumer technology expertise with Ubisoft’s competitive and immersive content was a natural fit to offer gaming enthusiasts a best-in-class gaming and viewing experience.”

“The signing of this key partnership with Lenovo Legion is a clear signal that the Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Pro League is reaching maturity, now attracting major partners while continuously growing,” said Geoffroy Sardin, Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing, Ubisoft EMEA. “We cannot wait to unfold the extent of this partnership during our key events throughout the year, for instance at the Six Major Paris this August.”
About Lenovo

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a US$43 billion global Fortune 500 company and a leader in providing innovative consumer, commercial, and data center technology. Our portfolio of high-quality, secure products and services covers PCs (including the legendary Think and Yoga brands), workstations, servers, storage, networking, software (including ThinkSystem and ThinkAgile solutions), smart TVs and a family of mobile products like smartphones (including the Motorola brand), tablets and apps. Join us on LinkedIn, follow us on Facebook or Twitter (@Lenovo) or visit us at http://www.lenovo.com/.
About Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege and Ubisoft 

Inspired by real-world counter-terrorist organizations, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege puts players in the middle of lethal close-quarter confrontations. For the first time in a Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six game, players will engage in sieges, a new style of assault where enemies have the means to transform their environments into modern strongholds while Rainbow Six teams lead the assault to breach the enemy’s position. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege gives players unprecedented control over their ability to fortify their position by reinforcing walls and floors, using barbed wire and deployable shields, laying mines and more, or to breach the enemies’ position using observation drones, setting charges, rappelling and more. The fast pace and uniqueness of each siege sets a new bar for intense firefights, strategic gameplay and competitive gaming.
Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands, including Assassin’s Creed, Just Dance, Tom Clancy’s video game series, Rayman, Far Cry and Watch Dogs. The teams throughout Ubisoft’s worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms, including consoles, mobile phones, tablets and PCs. For the 2016–17 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of €1,460 million. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com.


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The Blasket Inaugural Review #TerrificTakeout #WhomYouKnow @ManhattanPeachy

 Owner Niall Boyle of County Tyrone, Ireland
Shepards Pie perfection
Guinness Mac and Cheese: What is missing from your life!
A new way for Peachy to be crabby!
 It's not who you know, it's WHOM YOU KNOW.  
It is common to find an Irish pub in Manhattan.
It is rare to find one that is great at cuisine as well as drinks, and The Blasket impressed us on our first visit.  It's named after islands off the Dingle Peninsula of County Kerry and has been open since October 2017.
 
We worked with owner Niall Boyle on this review, and began with a new favorite version of Mac and Cheese: GUINNESS Mac and Cheese.  In a word, it's fantastic.  Of course it is because they are using CAHILL'S Irish Cheddar Porter from Newcastle West, Limerick, Ireland.  Peachy actually has this cheese in her personal refrigerator right now and is going to cry when it is gone.   If you are not lucky enough to have lived in Ireland, you need to know their dairy products are highly superior to anything American and if you move back to America you won't be able to get used to our sadly inferior dairy in comparison.  Obviously the Guinness is from Ireland too and there are also breadcrumbs and American smoked bacon coming to this delicious party.  Peachy cannot wait to eat this again. 
 Glamour shot:
 The Blasket is co-owned by Niall Boyle and brothers Liam McCarthy and Padraig McCarthy, from County Kerry.  All three are operating partners which is ideal.
Previously on Whom You Know, Liam was featured ages ago with his last spot, Session House:
The Blasket even has an Executive Chef, Keith Brackett who hails from County Kildare and graduated from Tallagh IT in Dublin.
Crab is one of Peachy's favorite foods. 
 Look at this gorgeous Crab and Avocado Crostini!  It's the epitome of fresh elegance and a delicacy that you won't find at other pubs, Irish or not.  The crab was quintessentially fresh, the avocado was in correct proportion, the radish was sliced perfectly thin and the crostini was crisp.  Perfect.
 
 
 Niall suggested we try Irish Sausage Rolls, and they're crafted with Donnelly Pork Sausage from Ireland.  Mustard Aioli is made on premises and is a great dipping highlight.  Pickled salad also comes to the party.  
 
 The Blasket has two salad choices; we'd like to see more salads on the menu particularly for the warm weather.  We chose the Roasted Beet Salad, which was exactly what we were looking for.  Normally this comes with goat cheese.  They even held the goat cheese for Ms. Pretty Picky who abhors it and also put the dressing on the side like she asked, which is for her key to a good salad.  Joining the base of greens are fresh components: heirloom tomato, red beets, and balsamic.
 
 Not all Shepards Pie are the same.  
Some are just superior.
If you want to be technical we believe the name indicates lamb and Cottage Pie indicates beef.
This version is 50/50 lamb beef blend, and is grass fed and sourced from Green Tree Meats in New Jersey.  It is successfully joined by parmesan, crusted mash and you have a choice of fries or salad. 
 
 The best fish and chips we've had in 2018 were these at The Blasket! 
Sourced from Tail Fin and delivered three times a week, local Atlantic Cod is perfectly beer battered resulting in a satisfying crispness.  Tartar Sauce and mushy peas are EXACTLY how they are supposed to be in Ireland/the UK and this is extremely difficult to find in both Manhattan and America (But Mover and Shaker Alison Blythe is the best in America.)
 
Another total winner is the scallion mash, which is a terrific consistency and superbly authentic.  U2 also plays in the background which adds to the experience; last summer Adam Clayton was featured on Whom You Know click here to listen to his speech and U2 performances:
We finished with a spectacular creme brulee and we can't wait to see what these Irishmen do next. 


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