Ed Kilgore: [A]t a time when anything seems possible, Joe Biden is the subject of a draft campaign that appears to be vast and pervasive.... The more you look at the Biden bandwagon, it looks more like a ghost ship being pulled through...Show More Summary
Ed Kilgore is so not buying the draft Biden "movement": The more you look at the Biden bandwagon, it looks more like a ghost ship being pulled through the mist by a combination of hungry political reporters, Hillary haters (including most of the conservative media), and Delaware-based Friends of Joe who, of course, would love to see him run. Read Ed.
(The Good Life on the left, The Good Wife on the right) The Good Life is the solo project-turned-full-band headed by Tim Kasher of Cursive fame. The Good Wife is a legal drama on CBS that stars Julianna Margulies of Ghost Ship fame.Show More Summary
I collect songs about shipwrecks and other maritime disasters, including mutinies, desertions, ghost ships, naval battles, pirate attacks, and as in one prototypical Decemberists song, murdering your nemesis after being swallowed by a whale. So far, I’ve compiled a list of more than fifty songs (with many variations on each). The best shipwreck songs contain […]
In late March, I wrote a column headlined, "If Boston 2024 becomes a ghost ship, does that sink USOC leaders?"
These ships still sail the seas, supposedly.
Nothing good happens on boats. Continue reading
The US Navy and DARPA are developing a new anti-submarine drone aimed at tracking elusive diesel-electric submarines made by Russia and China, a US military expert revealed.
The sea is a vast place full of a seemingly unfathomable amount of unsolved mysteries. It is also a place that at times seems possessed of a voracious appetite for human souls, with many having gone to their watery graves here or indeed disappearing amongst the waves...
A young woman with copper hair, thick-framed glasses and a bright blue trench coat sneaks around the edges of shadowy mansion. She's searching for clues -- something about a nefarious man, a ghost ship and science experiments gone awry. Show More Summary
In 1947, a ghost ship adrift in Indonesian waters surprised the two American ships that rushed to a distress signal from the Ourang Medan off the Marshall Islands. What happened to the dead crew began decades of speculation. In fact,...Show More Summary
Today is the 55th anniversary of the launch of Korabl Sputnik 1, or Sputnik 4, as it’s known in the West. This mission marks the first time the Soviet Union ever tested out its Vostok spacecraft, the vessel that would carry Yuri Gagarin into space less than a year later, making him as the first human ever to orbit the Earth. Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_72612" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Chris Burden's "Ghost Ship" on the facade of the New Museum[/caption] Chris Burden—the performance artist who has been shot, nailed to a car, and nearly drowned for his work—died of cancer yesterday at age 69. Show More Summary
On Friday, Blur performed a free show at Brooklyn's Music Hall of Williamsburg, their first NYC concert in 16 years. Now, video has emerged from the show. Watch the band do their Magic Whip track "Ghost Ship" and their 1997 hit "Song 2" below. Read "Britpop Is Dead", Kristen Yoonsoo Kim's piece on Blur's comeback.
When people think of ghost ships, they are typically most likely to envision the high seas and think of them as a phenomenon inherit to the vast open spaces of the world’s oceans. However, this is not always the case. In the Great Lakes of the United...
A ghost ship mysteriously washed ashore along a Mukilteo, Wash. beach with no sign of its owner, local reports said.
To keep track of increasingly stealthy Russian, Chinese, and Iranian submarines, the U.S. is building a robotic ghost ship - an unmanned, autonomous patrol
The Pentagon has moved one step closer toward its goal of creating an unmanned, autonomous patrol ship. Set to drift in the high seas, the robotic Sea Hunter will silently follow potentially hostile submarines.
In the search to discover new sites to feature I founded some awesome portfolios, such as TheSign and Wray Ward! Also take a special look at Cultivated Wit and Float Pasadena. Check out the whole selection, share with us what you think and stay tuned for the next week! Take a look on all the other sites we're featuring today. Show More Summary