Tim writes in… Goldie Houdini escaped from her coop on Upland Rd today during lunch time. She was heading east through the woods between Upland Rd and Melrose. She may also be spotted behind West Ponce or Drexel. She has dark feathers and yellow legs (picture attached). She is about 6 months old. Contact Tim […]
She thought there was potential for a relationship. Then he disappeared. Here’s what she’d like him to know. — Dear Houdini (my disappearing man), Finally, a man who was not afraid to express his opinions. Over the past year, I wentShow More Summary
“[They] were an improbable pair. One was very much the bluff Scottish Victorian gentleman, educated at a minor Catholic private school; the other a largely self-educated Hungarian immigrant to the US who had spent most of his life in rackety vaudeville. The two men were brought together by a shared interest in spiritualism, but it […]
Oscar winners go up against beloved vets and newcomers alike this year in the miniseries or limited series Emmy category! Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie Adrien Brody, “Houdini”The physical transformation of the...Show More Summary
This particular Dall sheep surely wasn’t the first sheep or other trophy animal to be dubbed “Houdini,” but he was Houdini to us. Often the most interesting stories are of the ones that got away, and this isn’t much different. My hunting...Show More Summary
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E.L. Doctorow, an elder statesman of American letters, whose best-known works weaved historical figures such as Harry Houdini, Emma Goldman and Julius and Ethel Rosenberg into imaginative retellings of a distinctly American tale of class, race and fragile truths, died Tuesday in New York City....
It's been almost a month since a handcuffed prisoner escaped NYPD custody — and the mother of the ex-con he allegedly shot still can’t understand how he pulled off the Houdini act.
Nominations for the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards are here. The ceremony will be held Sunday, September 20 and will be hosted by SNL alumn Andy Samberg. Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series: Adrien Brody, Houdini Ricky Gervais, Derek Timoth… The post The 2015 Primetime Emmy Nominations Are Here! – FULL LIST appeared first on Towleroad.
- Houdini has nothing on Serena Williams.
In a speech on the Senate floor and written statement, Ted Cruz used some interesting language to describe his opposition to the Supreme Court's ruling that upheld a key provision of the Affordable Care Act. "Robed Houdinis" to describe the justices, who "hide their prevarication in legalese." The cloaked illusionists, as Cruz called them, "transmogrified a […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz attacked Chief Justice John Roberts and other members of the Supreme Court in unusually harsh terms Thursday, referring to them as "rogue justices" and "robed Houdinis" after...Show More Summary
Democrats celebrated the Supreme Court win for the Obama administration's health care subsidies and called for an end to attempts to repeal the law. Republican leadership on Capitol Hill largely refrained from stridently criticizing the Supreme Court's health-care ruling Thursday as some in the party made more aggressive statements denouncing the... Show More Summary
The friendship and animosity between escapist Harry Houdini and Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is the stuff of modern legend. Houdini, the talented performer who aggressively campaigned against the junk mysticism of the...Show More Summary
One is an accomplished escape artist, the other created Sherlock Holmes: together they solve crime! (I’ve always wanted to use that line!) Houdini & Doyle will star Michael Weston (House, Burn Notice) and Stephen Mangan (Episodes,Show More Summary
Michael Weston (“House,” “Six Feet Under”) and Stephen Mangan (“Episodes”) have been cast in the lead roles of HOUDINI & DOYLE, a mystery adventure drama series scheduled to debut in Spring 2016 on ITV Encore and in 2016 on FOX.
Michael Weston and Stephen Mangan will play the title roles in the drama from David Shore, with Rebecca Liddiard also joining the cast. read more
House alum Michael Weston and Episodes co-star Stephen Mangan have been cast in the title roles on Houdini & Doyle, a 10-episode straight-to-series supernatural adventure drama for Fox, the UK's ITV Encore and Canada's Shaw Media. Also...Show More Summary
Jessica Sterling, a 23-year-old Greenwood, Arkansas, woman, is being compared to Houdini tonight after video surfaced of her stealing a police cruiser against some pretty stacked odds. As you can see above, Greenwood Police had the suspect hog-tied, except for using ropes, officers used the added security of handcuffs, leg irons, and a hobble. Show More Summary
Since I first saw the Houdini biopic and read his biography as a kid, I've wanted to see Houdini's famous Chinese Water Torture escape performed live, and I finally got that opportunity last night at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre. The...Show More Summary