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Submission + - Original cast onboard for Ghostbusters 3 (sffmedia.com)

bowman9991 writes: "Dan Aykroyd reveals that all the original cast have now signed on for Ghostbusters 3, including Sigourney Weaver, Bill Murray, Harold Ramis and Ernie Hudson. Apparently Bill Murray, who holds a one-fifth controlling interest, was very reluctant at first, not even willing to read a third draft of Aykroyd's script. Aykroyd would like to see Ivan Reitman or Harold Ramis direct, wants to introduce a "new generation" of Ghostbusters, and believes they could be filming the new Ghostbuster movie by winter."

Submission + - Majel Barrett-Roddenberry Passes (accesshollywood.com)

Xandar01 writes: Majel Barrett-Roddenberry, the wife of "Star Trek" creator Gene Roddenberry, has passed away, Access Hollywood has learned. She was 76. The actress died of leukemia at 12:27 AM on Thursday in her Bel-Air home with her son, Rod, by her side. She is noted to be the only actor/actress to be a part of all 6 series and 11 movies.
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Submission + - Lockpicking gift guide (makezine.com)

ptorrone writes: "Each year there is more interest in locksports, or hobby lock picking, until recently, the hobby of lock picking in much of the world has been a solitary pursuit with enthusiasts practicing their skills alone — but that's changing. At technology events, hacker conferences and with user groups like more folks are taking up this challenging sport and hobby. This year MAKE Magazine has put together the only lock picking gift guide on the web with contributions from Austin Appel and Doug Farre (The president of Locksport International)."

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