No one knows San Francisco like John King, the San Francisco Chronicle's Urban Design Critic for the last 14 years. Not only has he covered the massive changes brought about by development, he's written his second guidebook to SF's architecture....
Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC If John Dodson were the UFC flyweight champion, the division would move a far greater number of pay-per-views. At least, that's what some folks contend. When Dodson entered the UFC through The Ultimate Fighter, he received a tremendous push and was considered by many to be the flyweight champion in waiting. Show More Summary
It's Been Three Years Since John Dodson Dropped The Flyweight Champion Twice Before Losing A Decision. We Examine The Methods Of Dodson And Ask If 'The Magician' Has Anything New Hidden Up His Sleeve. If John Dodson Were The UFC Flyweight Champion, The Division Would Move A Far Greater Number Of Pay-per-views. Show More Summary
John King, CNN: It's no secret the Republican establishment is unnerved by Donald Trump and his lead in national and key state polls. And now, after weeks of assuming his support would be fleeting, there is a debate about how to take aim at Trump -- and just who should finance such an effort. Show More Summary
Jukebox musical meets superhero adventure (porifera branch) in Nickelodeon’s Broadway-bound show The SpongeBob Musical, which has set its Chicago tryout run for late next spring. Original material for the show is being contributed by...Show More Summary
There are just a few people who have come to symbolize the American civil rights movement in the popular imagination — Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, Rep. John Lewis. We forget sometimes that a movement is built by thousands and thousands of remarkable people. And too few scholars or academic courses frame the movement for […]
Submitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.”—Martin Luther King Jr. There’s an ill will blowing across the country. The economy is tanking. Show More Summary
via + John Travolta is King Solomon, Tom Cruise is Jesus, and Prince Charles is Abel in a bowl cut: Welcome to Mansfield, Ohio’s religious wax museum filled with repurposed celebrity mannequins. [NY Daily News] + North Carolinian artist...Show More Summary
(John Hinderaker) We have written about the EPA’s Gold King Mine environmental disaster here, here and here. The EPA and its contractor negligently spilled three million gallons of toxic liquid contaminated with lead, arsenic, cadmium and aluminum into the Animas River. Show More Summary
Friday, August 21 John Hiatt and The Combo and The Taj Mahal Trio @ Atlanta Botanical Garden Genre: Folk Rock, Blues, Country Sounds like: John Prine, Bruce Springsteen, B.B. King Tickets are $44.50 for members, $46.50 for public. Gates open at 7pm. Find Tickets Here! La Luz w/ Boytoy & Hot Gaze @ The EARL […]
(John Hinderaker) Actually, they did it five months ago. But it has gotten hardly any publicity. Maybe in the wake of the EPA’s Gold King Mine disaster, people will pay attention to what the agency did in Greensboro, Georgia: In Greensboro,...Show More Summary
Gov. John Kasich has it in for teachers like almost every other conservative politician and it is getting terribly sickening. That conservative hatred has them always pounding on the people who are hugely underpaid and who are taking...Show More Summary
He’s like Tim Pawlenty without the charisma Ohio Gov. Tim Pawlenty took a little time Wednesday to remind the GOP primary electorate that, for all that “moderate” stuff they may have heard about him, he’s just as able to sound like a rightwing turd-mongler as any other Republican. Show More Summary
“If I were, not president, but if I were king of America, I would abolish all teachers’ lounges, where they sit together and worry about ‘woe is us.'” — Gov. John Kasich, quoted by the Columbus Dispatch.
Photos © Gilbert McCarragher via Designboom. British king of minimalism, the architect John Pawson, has done it again, this time bringing his pared-down sensibility to a sculptural beach house in Montauk, New York. The two-story, rectilinear house is low-lying and...
Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a Republican presidential candidate, said he would ban teachers' lounges if he had the chance. "If I were not president, but if I were King of America, I would abolish all teacher's lounges, where they sit together and worry about 'woe is us,'" Kasich said at a conservative education conference in New Hampshire. Show More Summary
JOHN HINDERAKER: The Gold King Mine Fiasco: What It Tells Us About the EPA. “We have written here and here about the EPA-caused spill of three million gallons of toxic liquid into the Animas River in Colorado. Private companies that have caused environmental disasters of that magnitude (or much less) have been criminally prosecuted; in […]
(John Hinderaker) We have written here and here about the EPA-caused spill of three million gallons of toxic liquid into the Animas River in Colorado. Private companies that have caused environmental disasters of that magnitude (or much less) have been criminally prosecuted; in some cases, individuals have been jailed. Show More Summary
And don't get him started on bathroom breaks Some presidential contenders have big dreams: building a solid concrete wall along our entire southern border, for example, or cutting wealthy Americans' taxes to zero percent while rebuilding our national infrastructure using only the power of rainbows. Others, like Ohio Gov. Show More Summary
Mr. Stokes, a Democrat, served in the House for 30 years, and led a special investigation into the assassinations of President John F. Kennedy and the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.