Roses, Abbott Handerson Thayer On Google Art Project. Downloadable high-res image on Wikimedia Commons. Original is in the Smithsonian American Art Museum. I’ve had the pleasure of seeing this piece in person; if you’re at the Smithsonian, it’s worth seeking out (not that there aren’t other treasures aplenty in the same collection.) According to The […]
While making the rounds in support of As the Palaces Burn – the documentary, in theaters now, chronicling Lamb of God
This is pretty funny. Responding to a weekend interview in The Guardian that relayed some harsh words from VICE co-founder Shane Smith for Nick Denton and co. (“Gawker is a bunch of bitches…”), Hamilton Nolan has posted the following: CORRECTION...Show More Summary
Think back on the calm, golden plains of Journey, and remember the joy of seeing players garbed in red cloaks, happily exploring the beautiful world around you. Now, imagine those players as Agent Smiths, some of them controlled by AI, some...
The 34th annual Razzie Awards were held this Saturday at a shared office space on Hollywood Boulevard, with a ceremony as irrelevant as the nominees themselves. None of the “winners” showed up this year, making the big story of the night Adam Sandler’s fall from Razzies grace. Show More Summary
Chicago Slam Works' "The LitMash" is an extension of the poetry slam format started by Marc Smith at Green Mill decades ago where poets, musicians, storytellers, comics and others compete against each other in a judged competition for a $100 cash prize. [ more › ]
Shane Smith, the burly head of the VICE empire, is now worth several hundred million dollars, thanks to his company's peerless ability to sell counterculture cool to mainstream corporations. Don't mention that to Shane, though. It's a sensitive topic. Read more...
Magellan Health Services Inc. (MGLN) Q4 2013 Results Earnings Conference Call March 03, 2014, 10:30 AM ET Executives Renie Shapiro - Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance Barry M. Smith - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jonathan N. Show More Summary
Twitter user Dylan Smith has started a new Twitter account called Novel First Lines, on which he will tweet the first line of a novel every day for a year. The Twitter handle got started on March 1st and will tweet through February 28, 2015. Show More Summary
Roanoke ABC affiliate WSET is denying reports that news director Bob Cashen is out after only four months. This morning, station GM Randy Smith told TVSpy, “Bob is still employed as the ND at WSET.” Last week he answered with a “Yes”...Show More Summary
Event favorites John John and Jordy Smith go down at Snapper Rocks The post Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast: Upsets Mark Day 2 appeared first on Transworld Surf.
Will and Jada Pinkett Smith change their clothes to attend the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter held during the 2014 Oscars on Sunday night (March 2) in West Hollywood, Calif. Earlier in the night, the 45-year-old actor got the honor of presenting the final award of the night – Best Picture! [...]
While most of Hollywood gathered together last night to honor the best of the best, a select few gathered a day earlier to destroy the worst of the worst for the Razzie Awards. This year, the big winners were Will Smith and his faux-philosopher, nepotistic son Jaden Smith, as well as Movie 43. Yeah, rememberMORE
Hubbard & Birchler film forgotten and decaying sites, Trenton Doyle Hancock takes train riders on a visual journey, Maya Lin visits Smith College, and more.
Telvin Smith, OLB, Florida State (HT: 6’3”, WT: 218 lbs.) Positives Has a way of seeing plays develop before they do; highly instinctive. Little hesitation to react when he gets his reads. Plants his foot and closes quickly. NaturalShow More Summary
By Matthew Smith: The market has a lot to worry about this week as geopolitical news is at the forefront with Russian troops having moved into the Crimea region of Ukraine. Commodities are moving higher on the news, with oil and gold...Show More Summary
Mick Fanning survived his round two head against Quik Pro Gold Coast trials winner Matt Banting, but Jordy Smith and 2John Florence were not so lucky in their round two heats against Tiago Pires (above) and Travis Logie. “It (the competition) can be cruel at times, but it can also give you the greatest thrill […]
Lion in the Mane / Rookie of the Year w/ Microwave @ Smith’s Olde Bar Formerly known as The Atlas, Lion in the Mane formed in 2009 and brilliantly executed the debut of their incredible wall of sound to a sizable passionate audience at The Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, New York on December […]
As well as The Chinese Garden of Serenity, Vishy also sent me What Sport Tells Us About Life. Again, it was a thoughtful gift. Although I don’t tend to write about sport on here, I’ve always enjoyed watching cricket, and Vishy and I have talked about it quite a bit by email. The author of this […]