Five years ago, Derek Deville launched an amateur rocket into the stratosphere in less than a minute. It still stands as a remarkable achievement, and the onboard camera gives a dizzying sense of the speed and height. (more…)
Ten years after the original series, BBC's widely-acclaimed Planet Earth returns to television in the UK in November and in the US in January 2017. The first episode, Islands, looks at how animals can become very large or very small in those conditions. Show More Summary
GASTON COUNTY, North Carolina — “Forgive our mess,” Mary Anne Huggins said as she led me through the Gaston County Republican Party headquarters on a recent Wednesday morning. “We never throw anything away — we’re conservative.” A gallery of candidate yard signs was tacked neatly on a fresh raspberry-red paint job — Trump, McCrory, […]
Political, social, and demographic forces in the battleground of North Carolina promise a reckoning with its Jim Crow past.
The Obamas haven’t been the typical presidential family. From moving Michelle’s mama into 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. to hosting rappers and poetry sessions, this couple has done away with tradition and brought some much-needed life (and color) to the White House. Now, with only a few months until they leave the Oval Office, there are 10 […]
This is one of those tales of misery that arise from time to time in the lower reaches of the competition industry. We have received this complaint from a scandalised Korean contestant, Jehi Bahk and post his account verbatim. It should serve as a warning to young hopefuls never to attend an unonwon competition, no […]
For black professionals who do reality television, there often needs to be a middle ground in terms of entertainment value; as in some kind of balance between Olivia Pope at a Jack and Jill banquet and Joseline Hernandez, inebriated and full of rage. Anything besides shows like The Real Housewives of Potomac, which spent far […]
Sounds like: Röyksopp, Lykke Li, Niki and the Dove Song: Monuson - Firm Grip Feat. Kami Diser What's so good? This one here is a slow churner. "Firm Grip" is the type of track that makes you feel a lot more sexual than is really necessary. Show More Summary
Halloween is a holiday that feels crucial when you’re young, takes a breather for decades, then suddenly becomes relevant long after you’d thought the days of face paint and mangled bedsheets were over. In this way it’s like other delights of childhood of which parenthood reminds us anew: grapes, naps, Fozzie Bear. Show More Summary
Bosch, known for their expertise in automotive engineering and technological services are now venturing into smarter solutions for mainstream industries. In a recently concluded event: ‘Beyond Mobility 2016’, senior leaders from Bosch...Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Celebrities' videos urge public to watch new documentary. A handful of well-known celebrities and political leaders have recorded YouTube videos encouraging the public to use a Brave New Films documentary on rampant gun violence to press for new gun control laws across America. Show More Summary
Goldfish is no doubt a nod to Girl's first production. Enjoy Yuma Takei's part from Goldfish Video 1.
Modern wedding style is about so much more than how things look. It’s about how they feel too. And I think you’ll agree today’s wedding inspiration looks and feels pretty freaking fantastic. Combining the softest of textures, Sanshine...Show More Summary
The nature of the Dharmas is perfect. It does not have two different aspects. All the various Dharmas are unmoving and fundamentally still. They are without name and form, cut off from all things. This is understood by enlightened wisdom,...Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! This isn't the first time people have taken their anti-Trump sentiments out on his star. Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has already taken a few hits from people who’ve been disappointed by his bigotry-promoting presidential campaign. Show More Summary
Deadpool 2 updates are scarce these days as one of the brains behind the highest grossing R-rated superhero movie of all time left due to creative differences with lead actor Ryan Reynolds. Fortunately, a report from Comic Book confirmed the working title for the sequel for Deadpool which appears to be reaching out to couples... Show More Summary
Last night in Japan, the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) live-streamed a program called “KIBO SCIENCE 360 - A SPACE EXPERIMENT with Google” on its YouTube Channel. Astronaut Takuya Onishi broadcasted live from the Kibo Experimental...Show More Summary
(Image Link) Sesame Street is the one thing we all have in common, because as kids we all loved learning our ABCs and 123s while hanging out on our favorite street full of puppets and puppet-friendly people. (Image Link) Since the show...Show More Summary
"I think we need a big national dance. Maybe bring everybody together."
Earlier this week, I received an email from reader Geri Goldman Reichgut. For years, Geri handled publicity for her dear friend, Marty Napoleon, the late piano great. She enjoyed my post on Anita O'Day and suggested I take a look... Related Stories Four Anita O'Day Videos