Millie Brady, model and actress soon to be seen in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies as Mary, will play the lead in Lifetime's adaptation of Jean M. Auel's Clan of the Cave Bear. Read more...
Before Samuel Morse developed the code that bears his name and patented the electromagnetic telegraph, he was a painter and a successful one at that. His teacher, Washington Allston, known today primarily for his Romantic landscapes, took the 20-year-old Samuel to study painting in England in 1811. In London he was admitted to the Royal [...]
ITV has commissioned a new Bear Grylls adventure series. He will star in Mission Survive, in which he takes eight celebrities into the depths of one of the most unforgiving Central American rainforests, where they will be competing in a 12-day survival mission. Show More Summary
Researchers looking for the remains of Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes said Monday they found part of a casket at a Madrid convent bearing the initials of the "Don Quixote" author. The team made the find over the weekend inside an...Show More Summary
Cucumbers shake with fear at thunder; squash will bear fruit after nine days if planted in the ashes of human bone and watered with oil; and planting a radish, lettuce seed, nasturtium and colewort inside a ball of goat manure will result in tasty lettuces. Show More Summary
Here’s a question you don’t want to have to ask before meeting your potential future in-laws. (Bear in mind that you are, at the time you utter this, barely awake from a poolside nap and wearing a bikini with a bottom so tiny TV producers place a black box over your rear so as not […]
7:56pm — Since I’m a #weather and #journalism freak hunkered down in #NYC, I’m digging the opportunity to blog the juncture of all three #s as the #BlizzardOf2015 bears down on the Northeast Coast. So here’s the first interesting thing. While the coverage is all breathless with portent… … the generally reliable Intellicast app tells me this: In […]
We?re still scratching our heads over the fact that Lifetime is planning on turning the classic novel The Clan of the Cave Bear into a TV pilot. But even if we never understand it probably, at least now we know who to picture in the lead role. Click To Continue Reading
MOBILE, Ala. — As the Bears work to fill out John Fox's coaching staff and review personnel there is also the task of preparing for the NFL draft, the lifeblood of any organization, especially one in a rebuilding phase.
From Ben Hunt of Salient Partners 7 Quick Points on Europe #1) Here are the most relevant recent notes for an Epsilon Theory perspective on the underlying political and market risks in Europe: “The Red King” (July 14, 2014) and “Now There’s Something You Don’t See Every Day, Chauncey” (Dec. Show More Summary
John Fox landed in Chicago as the new head coach of the Bears shortly after parting ways with the Broncos, who have hired a member of last year’s Bears staff as their new linebackers coach. Reggie Herring will be making the opposite trip from the one Fox took earlier this month to join Gary Kubiak’s…
On Sunday, officers from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) euthanized the largest-documented black bear in the state's history. According to The News-Press, the massive 740-pound male bear was captured days before while roamin...
For nearly every winter since 2005, Art Shanty Projects has been bringing a whimsical community of art shanties to a frozen lake in Minnesota (in recent years, White Bear Lake near Minneapolis–Saint Paul.) The project’s so-called On-Ice Program features 25 shanties that take all manner of sculptural forms. In addition to being works of art […]
Anti-Super Bowl party:If you have no desire to watch the Super Bowl (or are still bummed about the Bears' season), you might have a party to go to after all.
Some companies begin shutting facilities as snowstorm bears down, while demand for staples such as milk and bread surges
Congratulations, climate change deniers: You've won. In your quest to convince everyone that pollution and global warming doesn't exist you've hurt the only beings that can't hurt you back: The Coke-loving polar bears. You've hurt them right in their soft fuzzy dicks. Read more...
If you're like us, you were hoping June Shannon would just go away in 2015, but sadly, that hasn't been the case thus far. Mama June kicked off the year by breaking up with Sugar Bear (again), after she allegedly caught him cheating (again). Then came the news that June and Sugar Bear were headed to Marriage Boot Camp. Show More Summary
For the 13th time in the last 15 years, no team from the NFC North has advanced to represent the conference at the Super Bowl. While the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks prepare for Super Bowl XLIX, the Chicago Bears, Detroit...Show More Summary
Another epic blizzard is bearing down on New England. There is a long-term pattern of more extreme precipitation in this country, particularly in New England in the winter. Climate scientists had long predicted this would happen in a warming world. Show More Summary