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Lollapalooza a ‘Recipe for Disaster,’ Doctors Say, Warning of COVID Spike After Festival

[NBC Chicago] Chicago’s top doctor has said there will “almost certainly” be some COVID cases associated with the four-day music festival While Chicago officials remain hopeful Lollapalooza won’t spur a significant rise in COVID-19 cases, infectious disease experts at Northwestern University are bracing for a jump in infections during the coming weeks. […]

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Starting this weekend, Walmart is converting its parking lots into free drive-in theaters

[CNN] Tired of movie nights at home? Walmart has the perfect solution for bored quarantiners. Starting August 14, the retail giant is transforming 160 of its US store parking lots into drive-in movie theaters. The showings, which are free, won’t require any contact and cars will be parked far apart […]

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15 of the best films from the 2020 Sundance Film Festival, including ‘Minari’ and ‘Palm Springs’

[LOS ANGELES TIMES] PARK CITY, Utah — Each year the Sundance Film Festival plays host to the latest works from independent cinema’s boldest and brightest voices. This year a new class of fresh talent and returning storytellers made their marks in the snowy mountain climes of Park City, Utah, where record distribution […]

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