Red Lane, who was a songwriter for country stars like Tammy Wynette, Willy Nelson, and Waylon Jennings, died this week after losing his battle with cancer. He was 76. Lane was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1993...Show More Summary
Deborah Mayo points us to a post by Stephen Senn discussing various aspects of induction and statistics, including the famous example of estimating the probability the sun will rise tomorrow. Senn correctly slams a journalistic account...Show More Summary
Diana Hart Smith, who was married for many years to Davey Boy Smith (The British Bulldog), is reportedly making an attempt to get her late ex-husband inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. During a wrestling convention last week in London,...Show More Summary
In early 2013, Ira Kaufman of the Tampa Tribune managed to persuade the Hall of Fame voters to induct former Buccaneers defensive tackle Warren Sapp on the first ballot. While off-field, post-career behavior technically isn’t an official factor in the selection process (although maybe it should be), Kaufman knows that he’d have a very hard…
The announcement B.J. Penn will be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame shocked no one, especially Penn himself.Filed under: News, UFC
Leading internet-based image publisher Shutterfly's share price has been stagnant for a while now. Shutterfly recently inducted two members from Marathon Partners (an activist investor firm holding a 5% stake in the company) onto its board. Show More Summary
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 18: Contemporary Icon Award Recipient Lady Gaga performs onstage at the Songwriters Hall Of Fame 46th Annual Induction And Awards at Marriott Marquis Hotel on June 18, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Songwriters Hall Of Fame) Lady Gaga may not [...]
Two weeks after a Hall of Fame induction, HBO's Jim Lampley predictably summed it up best. "Could anybody have harder luck with his wins than Tim Bradley?" the veteran mic man said, running off the recent litany in which the popularShow More Summary
Former St. John Bosco quarterback Josh Rosen will be honored as the high school male athlete of the year on Sunday as part of Southern California Jewish Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremonies.
My library’s induction into a health insurance pool came about after I attended a Village Board meeting and learned that their health insurance costs had gone down 8%. This was the same year that the library’s costs had increased approximately 13% for the second year in a row. Show More Summary
Get the full scoop about the major career achievement from the man behind hits like "Should've Been A Cowboy" and "How Do You Like Me Now." The post Toby Keith Inducted into Songwriter Hall of Fame appeared first on RoughStock.
A run-down of green technology’s most cutting-edge innovations, including transparent solar cells and microgeneration boilers.
Yesterday, Frank Kameny was honored by the U.S. Department of Labor with an induction to its Hall of Honor.
A fellow motorsports writer, Steven Cole Smith at Motorsport.com, recently wrote that Danica Patrick has earned an eventual induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Admittedly, that’s not something I ever considered, but since Smith made his statement, I decided to ponder it. I’m sure there are probably a lot of people scratching their heads [...]
On Tuesday, TODAY's own Al Roker will be inducted into the New York State Broadcasters Hall of Fame.
By AMANDA VINCENT Former NASCAR driver Mark Martin was inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America on Thursday during a ceremony at the Fillmore Theater in Detroit. He was honored during the ceremony by former Roush Fenway Racing teammate, Jeff Burton. “I am overwhelmed by the news that I’m getting into the Motorsports [...]
Although it was long overdue, blues legend Willie Dixon finally was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. In a ceremony held in New York on June 18, 2015, Dixon joined fellow songwriters Bobby Braddock, Robert Hunter and JerryShow More Summary
The Blues Foundation has announced the inductees for the Blues Hall of Fame in 2010, including Lonnie Brooks, Charlie Musselwhite and Bonnie Raitt.The induction ceremony will be held on Wednesday, May 5, at the Memphis Marriott Downtown...Show More Summary
Cyndi Lauper-All Through The Night Congrats to Cyndi, Van, and the other honorees… Cyndi Lauper, Van Morrison and Lady Gaga have all been inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. The stars received their honours at a three-hour ceremony in New York, and many expressed surprise in their acceptance speeches. “I still can’t believe I...
Stephen Colbert made a surprise appearance at the Songwriters Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Thursday night, as he not only honored country singer Toby Keith, but covered one of his songs, Vulture reported. During his remarks, Colbert recounted Keith’s first appearance on his former...