Turkish Bazaar Opening on Vegas Strip The Grand Bazaar Shops will bring a bit of Istanbul to the Vegas Strip. read more
Tonight all eyes will be on country superstar Carrie Underwood. NBC will air its hotly-anticipated live version of The Sound of Music starring Ms. Underwood as Fräulein Maria this evening and we couldn’t be more excited. Does the country crooner have what it takes? We’ll see. The whole thing has made us think about other musicals we’d […]
The Office of National Intelligence live-tweets the launch of a spy satellite-bearing rocket with an insane logo.
I, like most people, am inspired by Nelson Mandela. In 2000, I had the good fortune of meeting him in a quiet, unassuming green room, which turned out to be an unforgettable and defining moment in my life. We met at a pre-Olympic conference, where I presented him with the first-ever Child's Right To Play Award, on behalf of then-Olympic Aid. Show More Summary
Big day for Bitcoin on Thursday.
Sympathies To The Family, Friends And Countrymen Of The Late Nelson Mandela.While Others Were Inspired By His Commitment For Human Rights In South Africa - He Was A Father, Grandfather And Husband To Those With A More Intimate Relationship...Show More Summary
The organization that has brought hope to millions of LGBT people around the world responds to Russia’s antigay laws with a new campaign. read more
It's 20 days 'til Christmas but I'd like to send out Happy Hanukkah greetings for my Chicanísima Advent Calendar. While most Latinos are Catholic or Christian, some also are Jewish, especially those with roots in Argentina or Cuba. This menorah is at Daley Plaza. Hanukkah ends this evening so I wish all a happy holiday season.
New York's comptroller sent a letter demanding major Olympic sponsors take action against Russia's LGBT oppression. read more
These questions were originally answered on Quora. Answers by Ian Somerhalder. Ian currently plays Damon Salvatore on the TV drama The Vampire Diaries. His foundation, the Ian Somerhalder Foundation, works to educate people on the importance...Show More Summary
Nelson Mandela’s Most Inspirational Quotes Nelson Mandela passed away this afternoon. The entire world is mourning one of the most important figures of our time. For those of you who aren’t familiar with his life and legacy, here ar...
"My head is bloody, but unbowed. I thank whatever gods may be for my unconquerable soul." These are a few lines from the poem "Invictus" by William Ernest Henley, which Nelson Mandela kept on his bare wall in prison. And the lines above, and the poem as a whole are such a beautiful description of Mandela the human being. Show More Summary
XCar Films takes a close look at Pagani’s flagship model, the million dollar Huayra. Everything from its aerospace-inspired frame to its absurdly flamboyant interior is a balance between luxury and performance.
Nelson Mandela, one of the world's greatest transformative figures for racial justice and forgiveness, died as he had lived, peacefully, today at the age 95. Over almost a century Madiba, as he was also known, was a tribal warrior, lawyer, prisoner, Nobel Prize winner, president and national unifier. Show More Summary
It’s not exactly a news flash that Pat Robertson lives in the past. Still, instead of confining his nostalgia to Pat Boone recordings and poodle skirts, the televangelist prefers to long for the worst excesses of decades gone by. In his latest stroll down memory lane, Robertson mused upon the time when homosexuality was a […]
Dayna Morales, the ex-Marine Bridgewater, NJ waitress who hoaxed the public with her 'no tip, anti-gay note' story while collecting money from strangers sympathetic to that story, promised to donate that cash to the Wounded Warrior Project. The group can...
Nelson Mandela believed education is “the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” As we learn the sad news of his death, we remember Mandela’s legacy and profound contribution to education in Africa. “Today we have all lost a hero, a powerful champion for children,” said Anthony Lake, UNICEF Executive Director. […]
Gotta love celebrity throwbacks. We especially love this one that Ludacris posted in tribute to Paul Walker. Hit the flip for more great photos from Coco & Ice-T, Iman and more…
(NSFW: Language) A comic book about the origins of hip hop by Ed Piskor. Hip Hop Family Tree is presented like the Marvel comics from the 70s for that extra OG flavor. It’s a shame it doesn’t come with a soundtrack. More here.