In one of the most stunning cases of socially conservative overreach in political memory, Indiana’s discriminatory Trojan horse “religious freedom” law has suddenly thrust politically poisonous anti-gay politics into the 2016 election cycle. In less than a week, Indiana’s “Religious Freedom Restoration Act” has gone from being a big wet kiss to anti-gay social conservatives to [...]
The Rolling Stones’ Sticky Fingers turns 50 later this year, and the band is reissuing the album with a bunch of bonus material, including alternate versions of existing tracks, studio outtakes, and live recordings. (They’re also going on a 15-date North American stadium tour in support of the re-release.) One of those exclusive new tracks […]
THU 02Maryland National Horse Show The show features an exhibitor tent, “Bunny Hop” derby and prizes. Thursday-Saturday at 8 a.m. Prince George’s County Equestrian Center, 14900 Pennsylvania Ave., Upper Marlboro. 301-952-7900. www.showplacearena.com. Spectators free. Read full article >>
Colin Dawson (far right) spikes your eyeballs and ears with Daisy Heroin. Stickers Colin Dawson is probably best known as the former guitarist for Haunted Horses and current ax man for Stickers. But lately he’s been branching out into...Show More Summary
Microsoft was toying with the idea of making the original Xbox a free giveaway as a Trojan Horse to lure people into the Windows lifestyle when it launched back in 2001, according to GamesIndustry.biz. To understand why, we'll need to...Show More Summary
Taken from the new reissue of Sticky Fingers.
When Disney acquired Star Wars, one of the first "casualties" of the reshuffling was Dark Horse losing the comics license to Marvel, who have gone on to launch a wildly successful set of series in the galaxy far, far away. It seems like Dark Horse may just be a little bit antsy about that, judging by this new promotion. Read more...
The human body is a bizarre and wacky thing. Amateur jockey Lewis Ferguson, 18, proved this on Wednesday when he defied all sorts of physics by being able to walk away unscathed after his body vaulted into a 540-degree flip with a half twist when he fell off his race horse at Wincanton in Somerset, […]
Last week, a police mounted horse named Red enjoyed a couple of doughnuts from the Krispy Kreme drive-through in Tampa, Florida in order to bring attention to the “10th Annual Cops on Doughnut Shops“, a fundraising campaign for Special Olympics Florida during which members of Tampa Police Force took to the roof of the Krispy […]
I took a breath before I posted this. I even saved the draft, worked out and came back to it to see if I could let go of some of the... shock? Anger? Angst? Nope. Still there. I'm not trying to beat a dead horse or breath oxygen into...Show More Summary
NBCSN presents live elite horse racing this Saturday, April 4, at 5 p.m. ET, with coverage of the Wood Memorial, Blue Grass Stakes and Santa Anita Derby.
The jockey you see getting smoked by a fence in the GIF above is named Lewis Ferguson (don't worry, he's not dead), and this happened during what was apparently his first-ever race with fence. Poor Lewis made some mistakes. Read mor...
Jockey Lewis Ferguson was leading a race at Wincanton Racecourse Wednesday in Somerset, England, but he lost control just before (...)
HOLY CRAP, LOOK AT THIS FALL. That's Lewis Ferguson falling off his horse and getting completely plastered by the barricade. Note to jockeys: Going over a jump is probably the absolute worst time to fall off your horse. Try to avoid that if at all possible. Perhaps the craziest part? Ferguson was completely unhurt by this! (h/t The Guardian)
Dark Horse is celebrating the return of Barb Wire, offering a special variant of Issue #1 in exchange for every 20 covers from Marvel's "Star Wars" #1.
Months after Marvel took over the Star Wars license, Dark Horse is firing back by offering retailers a chance to trade in STAR WARS for a variant of its upcoming BARB WIRE relaunch.
Musician Banjo Guy Ollie decided to go with more of a rock and roll arrangement than Iron Horse did, but he also played the whole Metallica classic on bluegrass instruments including banjo and mandolin.
Exciting news on the dead horse front, as intact 2000 year old horse skeleton found in British archaeological dig.
By Mark Kenyon So you want to plant a food plot? I’ve got one simple piece of advice for you. Slow down. Take a deep breath. And hold your horses. If there’s any one most common food plotting mistake I’ve...
Poses of power, such as hands pressed to the hips or leaning back with arms crossed behind the head, are considered powerful, high status gestures in psychological jargon, but they may have been putting the cart before the horse in claims that they stimulate psychological and physiological processes. read more