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The Meg is Closer to ‘Jaws’ Than ‘Sharknado’

MOVIE REVIEW When Steven Spielberg’s Jaws opened in theaters in 1975, it took the world by storm. Not only was the movie hugely popular as it was genuinely scary, it actually affected society in a strange way. Audiences began to have an irrational fear of sharks even when swimming at a lake. When Jaws 2 came to theaters three years later, everyone knew the catchphrase, “Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water…” Since then, it’s been hard for movie studios to be able to drum up the same excitement with their own Jaws knock-offs. Shark movies became a joke. Even Jaws 3 and Jaws: The Revenge were met with disdain (and with good reason). But sharks are still a popular subject, just not one that we take very seriously anymore.
This brings us to next big shark movie, The Meg which judging from the trailers alone, looks like another campy knock-off movie and while it indeed is campy, it isn’t as much as you would think. When comparing movies, The Meg is closer to Jaws tha…

Journey Rocker Jonathan Cain To Release New Solo Christian Music Album, Originally Wanted To Be A Priest

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Who isn’t familiar with Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin'”? The song was written by the band’s keyboardist, Jonathan Cain, who is embracing his Christian roots and will release his first solo Christian album, What God Wants to Hear, this October. This might seem like an unlikely choice for the rocker, but Cain says that his return to the Christian faith came after meeting his wife, Paula White, who is the senior pastor of New Destiny Christian Center in Orlando, Florida.

“This is a small way of giving back what the Lord has given me over the years,” Jonathan says on his website. “As a result of the Lord blessing me and blessing Journey, this is my offering back to him.”

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