2008: Tom Hiddleston at the WhatsOnStage Theatre Goers Awards Nominations.
2010: Tom Hiddleston at the British Independent Film Awards.
2011: Tom Hiddleston at the War Horse Press Conference in NYC.
2012: Tom Hiddleston at the press night for The Bodyguard.
“Where Heath Ledger’s version was scarred, shabby and
countercultural, Leto’s has a smooth, blingy gangsta swagger; a modern
take on the way the original comic-book creation riffed on ’30s
mobsters. But it’s not his swish, purring style and elegant, slo-mo
cackle that really hooks you, it’s something we’ve never seen before:
the Joker in love. Here’s a fascinatingly jagged new angle
(cinematically at least). It’s unsettling and compelling — almost enough
to make you wish it were more than a subplot.”
Russian academic Igor Panarin had been predicting in 2008 the U.S. would fall apart by 2010. He thought an economic and moral collapse would trigger a civil war and the eventual breakup of the U.S. - This map shows his prediction on how the U.S. would’ve split.