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Kate Mara asks if ‘A Teacher’ deserves forgiveness

Kate Mara asks if ‘A Teacher’ deserves forgiveness

Entertainment
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- In FX's new drama, A Teacher, Kate Mara plays Claire Wilson, a high school advanced placement English instructor who has an affair with her student, Eric Walker (Nick Robinson). Mara said she was interested in exploring how the character could redeem herself. "The big question for me was: Is her behavior worthy of forgiveness?" Mara said during a recent Television Critics Association panel. "It's obviously for the audience to decide and to talk about." Advertisement Show creator Hannah Fidell based A Teacher on her feature film of the same name, from 2013, which also explored the premise of a teacher-student relationship. Fidell, a survivor of sexual assault, said she worked with the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network and legal experts to create the co...
Bubba Wallace: Kyle Larson deserves another chance after using racial slur

Bubba Wallace: Kyle Larson deserves another chance after using racial slur

Sports
April 16 (UPI) -- Bubba Wallace, the only African American driver competing in the NASCAR Cup Series, believes Kyle Larson deserves a second chance after he used a racial slur during a virtual race. Larson was competing in Sunday's eNASCAR iRacing event when he appeared to lose communication with his spotter on his headset. During a microphone check, Larson said, "You can't hear me?" That comment was followed by the "N-word." The event was live-streamed, making the slur audible for other competitors and viewers. Larson issued a public apology Monday, saying there was "no excuse" for the racial language. Later Monday, his three main sponsors in the Cup Series ended their relationships with him. On Tuesday, Chip Ganassi Racing announced it fired Larson, leaving him without a team to drive...
‘I’d rather spend £200m on Salah than Neymar’ – Tony Cascarino says Liverpool star deserves comparisons to Messi and Ronaldo

‘I’d rather spend £200m on Salah than Neymar’ – Tony Cascarino says Liverpool star deserves comparisons to Messi and Ronaldo

Sports
Mohamed Salah currently leads the race for the Premier League Golden Boot and the European Golden ShoeMonday, March 19, 2018Tony Cascarino would rather select Mohamed Salah in a team than Neymar, with Liverpool’s superstar only behind Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in terms of his talent.Writing in his The Times column, Cascarino reacted with wonder to Salah’s performance in Liverpool’s defeat of Watford. The Egypt forward scored four and assisted the other of the Reds’ five goals, to put in his standout showing since arriving at Anfield.Liverpool spent just £34m on Salah this summer, a fee which no longer can even be described as a bargain. It was daylight robbery from the Reds, though no one could have expected the former Chelsea player to have this sort of impact upon his return to ...
Manchester City news: Wilfried Bony keen to prove he deserves to stay at Etihad Stadium

Manchester City news: Wilfried Bony keen to prove he deserves to stay at Etihad Stadium

Sports
Wilfried BonyWednesday, June 28, 2017Wilfried Bony believes he could still have a future at Manchester City.The Ivory Coast forward struggled to make an impact after joining City in January 2015 and spent last season on loan at Stoke.It was expected the 28-year-old would move on again this summer but he wants to prove his worth to manager Pep Guardiola.Bony moved to City in a £25million deal after scoring 25 goals in 54 Premier League games for Swansea and believes he can get back to that form.Bony told Sky Sports News HQ: "I love the club, I love the fans. I want to try to show that Wilfried Bony is still the same player."I've been through a difficult time - (but from) leading the goalscoring two years ago, it's still me, nothing has changed, just a difficult time. I just want to show the...