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USC President Carol Folt 'shut down' potential Pac-12 expansion plans last year

USC President Carol Folt ‘shut down’ potential Pac-12 expansion plans last year

Late last summer, opportunity knocked on the Pac-12’s door. Texas and Oklahoma were off to the Southeastern Conference, leaving the leftover Big 12 schools in the dust with no other choice but to gaze westward for what appeared to be an increasingly safe “Power Five” conference home. Sure, the Pac-12’s football product had been down …

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'Thor: Love and Thunder' is the sixth Marvel Cinematic Universe movie in a row to be shut out of China. Here's why the movies haven't been released there, from LGBTQ themes to online controversies.

‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ is the sixth Marvel Cinematic Universe movie in a row to be shut out of China. Here’s why the movies haven’t been released there, from LGBTQ themes to online controversies.

“Thor: Love and Thunder,” the 29th movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, earned $302 million worldwide in its debut in theaters over the weekend, including $143 million in the US. But China didn’t contribute to the movie’s successful box-office launch — and it likely never will. “Love and Thunder” hasn’t been approved by China’s film …

‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ is the sixth Marvel Cinematic Universe movie in a row to be shut out of China. Here’s why the movies haven’t been released there, from LGBTQ themes to online controversies. Read More »