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A garden brew
Brew a living batch of organic plant tea at the "Plants Drink Tea Too" workshop from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Halawa Xeriscape Garden, 99-1268 Iwaena St. Zac Johnson of Ewa Blue Worms will teach participants how to mix an assortment of organic and vitamin-rich concoctions that will satisfy plants’ nutritional needs. The fee is $15. Other sponsors are the Honolulu Board of Water Supply and the Friends of Halawa Xeriscape Garden. Call 748-5363 or e-mail email@example.com to register.
Movie critics group friends Facebook flick
NEW YORK » The National Society of Film Critics has named "The Social Network" the best picture of 2010.
The fictional look at the creation of Facebook dominated at the society’s annual awards, which were voted on by 46 prominent movie critics and announced Saturday.
Jesse Eisenberg was named best actor for his role as Mark Zuckerberg, founder of the social networking site. David Fincher was selected as best director and Aaron Sorkin was honored for best screenplay.
The critics reached overseas for the best-actress honor, naming Italian star Giovanna Mezzogiorno for her role in "Vincere." The film follows the rise to power of Italian dictator Benito Mussolini, with him abandoning his wife and child along the way.
Supporting actor awards went to Geoffrey Rush for "The King’s Speech" and Olivia Williams for "The Ghost Writer."
Beckhams adding to collection of keiki
LONDON » Team Beckham is expecting another addition.
Soccer star David Beckham and wife Victoria are expecting their fourth child later this year, the former England captain posted yesterday on his Facebook account.
"I’ve got some great news to tell you all," Beckham wrote. "Victoria and I are expecting our fourth child this summer. The boys are very excited about the arrival of a new brother or sister."
The pair, who married in 1999 and whose celebrity is entrenched on both sides of the Atlantic, already have three boys: Brooklyn, 11, Romeo, 8, and Cruz, 5.
David Beckham played 115 soccer matches for England — a national record for an outfielder — and captained the team from 2000 to 2006. Victoria Beckham found fame as a singer with 1990s band the Spice Girls.