(December 18, 2013 09:45 AM, by Bryan Caplan) Karl Smith of Modeled Behavior has moved to DC, and yesterday he honored the GMU lunch with what will hopefully be the first of many visits. During lunch, I asked Karl about a puzzling-to-me line from his latest post:Social Security... (0 COMMENTS)
In the newest issue of NME, the Smiths guitar legend Johnny Marr has a column, and he’s taken the opportunity to pop some shit off. More specifically, he’s joined the growing mass of musicians who don’t have anything nice to say about the streaming service Spotify. Marr’s problem’s with the service aren’t with its habit [...]
ABC News President Ben Sherwood sent the following note to the news division this morning announcing that Ryan Smith will join ABC News as a New York-based correspondent and legal analyst. I’m pleased to announce that Ryan Smith is joining ABC News. Starting in January Ryan will...
HLN anchor Ryan Smith is joining ABC News as a New York-based correspondent and legal analyst. In his new role, which begins early next year, Smith will also provide legal analysis on ESPN’s programs and platforms. “Ryan’s ability to cover a wide range of topics from the courtroom to the classroom has forged strong connections with viewers. Show More Summary
Happy Birthday to Brad Pitt, Katie Holmes, and Christina Aguilera! Brad’s 50 (OMG), Katie’s 35 and Chrstina is 33. Let’s see who else is celebrating a birthday. Actor Roger Smith is 81. Blues guitarist Lonnie Brooks is 80. Actor Roger Mosley is … Continue reading »
Brendan Rodgers has declared two of his young players as “outstanding” and promoted them into the senior team. Rodgers singled out midfielder Jordan Rossiter and left back Brad Smith for praise. 16 year old Jordan Rossiter has been compared to Steven Gerrard by none other than Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler. Rossiter is described as an aggressive, [...]
By Larry Smith: My oldest son graduated from college a couple years ago and has spent the last couple years paying off some student loans and getting established in the work world. He is now at a point where is looking to begin investing for retirement. Show More Summary
Wadada Leo Smith's Ten Freedom Summers: London, England, November 21-23, 2013 Wadada Leo Smith CafA(C) Oto London November 21-23, 2013 As part of the London Jazz Festival, over three consecutive evenings, Dalston's Cafe Oto presented the European premiere of trumpeter m: Wadada Leo Smith's...
The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens continued to expand its art holdings this fall, acquiring several American works, including For W.A. (1969), a two-part abstract bronze sculpture by pioneering minimalist Tony Smith (1912?1980). Show More Summary
NADA Previous Miami posts Is Anybody Happy C'est What? Miami 101 (Part 1): Art Basel Miami Beach, Art Miami, Aqua Art Miami 101 (Part 2): Untitled and Miami Project Booth installation of Feature Inc., New York City: Cary SmithShow More Summary
Famous British designer Paul Smith gives fans of his label a more intimate look into the Paul Smith universe with his new iPad app, “Hello, My Name Is Paul Smith”. Read the rest of the story at: “Hello, My Name Is Paul Smith” iPad a...
ESPN First Take’s Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant‘s early exit before the end of the game between the Dallas Cowboys and Green Bay Packers.
On March 5, 1976, a Baltimore man named Michael Lee Smith robbed a woman named Patricia McDonough. Smith drove off in a late-model Monte Carlo, which McDonough described to the police. After the robbery, he began making threatening phone calls to his victim. Show More Summary
Alex Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs are riding a two-game win streak heading into Week 16 and look more in sync than ever. Smith's ability to lead a team before this season was questioned by some, but at this point it's clear he'sShow More Summary
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Atlanta Falcons defensive coordinator Mike Nolan said veteran defensive end Osi Umenyiora met with coach Mike Smith about Umenyiora’s new reserve role. Nolan implied Umenyiora was content with the move. "As I’m sure Mike told you, he had a conversation with Mike and it went very well, was my understanding," Nolan said. Show More Summary
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Emmitt Smith never had to worry about getting the ball when the Dallas Cowboys were protecting a late lead in his day. That was a big part of the '90s dynasty teams' personality. They'd build a lead with a balanced...Show More Summary
A distraught Jaclyn Smith was seen outside a Los Angeles courthouse, where she was attending the proceedings in the controversial case of the Andy Warhol painting. Smith says that a painting, eccentric artist Andy Warhol did of her former co-star Farrah Fawcett, rightfully belongs to her former partner Ryan O’Neal. Show More Summary
The Holderness family is dominating the holidays this year, and they look pretty comfy while they’re at it. Lisa D’Souza has a look at their hilarious Christmas video that is going viral. More of their work can be found here
Seriously, who doesn't love Shepard Smith? The eccentric Fox newsman reported on changes to Facebook this week, but he ended up getting too distracted by pictures on Dana Perino's Facebook page. Yep. That happened.
Sam Smith, the vocalist on one of the bigger Disclosure hits “Latch”, is set to release his debut album next May (trailer below) and his voice is stunningly good. In a year where the vocalists have made a huge “comeback” thanks to the proliferation of R&B and slow jam influences (Autre Ne Veut, London Grammer, [...]