A new study shows U.S. President Barack Obama is still by far the most followed world leader on Twitter, but Pope Francis is considered the most influential by the number of his messages retweeted. The annual Twiplomacy analysis of Twitter...Show More Summary
FiveThirtyEight: “But money is unlikely to be Bush’s problem in this campaign, and cash may be a less valuable resource than another sort of currency in which he is lacking: the support of influential Republicans, like current senators and governors, [...]
This is not making conservatives happy. …as Francis prepares to deliver what is likely to be a highly influential encyclical this summer on environmental degradation and the effects of human-caused climate change on the poor, he is alarming some conservatives in the United States who are loath to see the Catholic Church reposition itself as [...]
The New World Symphony, America’s Orchestral Academy (NWS), has launched a free, online resource called Making the Right Choices: A John Cage Celebration, dedicated to the works of one of the 20th century’s most influential, innovative and provocative composers. Content for the website derives from New World Symphony’s three-day program Making the Right Choices: […]
BERLIN (AP) — A new study shows U.S. President Barack Obama is still by far the most followed world leader on Twitter, but Pope Francis is considered the most influential by the number of his messages retweeted. The annual Twiplomacy...Show More Summary
The Pope is the most influential world leader on Twitter according to a report on Twiplomacy, a website monitoring the Twitter activity of world leaders. The website has analysed the accounts of 669 world leaders, judging them on follower count, interactions with followers, retweets, and 57 other variables. Show More Summary
Influential rapper and producer Pete Rock will release his Petestrumentals 2 on June 23rd, and Rolling Stone has the exclusive look at the album's first video for "Cosmic Slop." In the stark, black-and-white clip, Rock meticulously crafts his beat on an Akai MPC 3000 — the same drum machine/sampler which Rock's...
As Pope Francis “prepares to deliver what is likely to be a highly influential encyclical this summer on environmental degradation and the effects of human-caused climate change on the poor, he is alarming some conservatives in the United States who [...]
April Vokey’s new podcast series features interviews with influential people in the fly fishing industry. In the candid conversations, anglers like Lani Waller, Dave McCoy, and Simon Gawesworth talk about their careers and life on and off the water. The Anchored podcast …
Perhaps it was inevitable that the massively influential Swedish hardcore band Refused would record a new album. In 2012 the band reunited for some shows, and though it played some festival dates here and there after that initial run, last fall Refused announced it had fired guitarist Jon Brännström a year prior. Show More Summary
Which potential draft picks returning to school will be the most influential in 2015-16?
The 1966 Batman television show was one of the most successful and influential adaptations of comic books to mass media of all time. Over the course of three seasons and 120 episodes, the series became a cultural force with its unique...Show More Summary
By Craig Wick Premier Boxing Champions (PBC), the brainchild of the influential Al Haymon, brought its unique format to Chicago’s UIC Pavilion Friday night with a world championship double-header that was broadcast around the country on the Spike TV Network. … Continue reading ? The post Jacobs-Truax, Jack-Dirrell recap appeared first on Boxing News.
(Paul Mirengoff) The Clinton Foundation’s finances are so messy that the nation’s most influential charity watchdog put it on its “watch list” of problematic nonprofits last month, the New York Post reports. Charity Navigator, which rates nonprofits, refused to rate the Clinton Foundation because its “atypical business model.?.?. Show More Summary
The hugely influential former CEO and board chairman has lost his battle against Winterkorn.
On Friday night, Bruce Jenner’s TV interview surprised everyone for its honesty and depth. Could he turn out to be an influential, inspirational activist?
Perhaps the most influential player in the transformation of Volkswagen from near bankruptcy into a juggernaut comprising numerous brands and vying with the likes of Toyota and General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] for the title of world’s largest automaker, Ferdinand Piech, the grandson of Beetle inventor Ferdinand Porsche and current chairman...
Sen. Ted Cruz appeared to charm a crowded room of influential Jewish Republicans convening in Las Vegas on Saturday, presenting a withering critique of President Obama’s foreign policy.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder made a surprise pivot toward an influential group of Jewish Republicans convening in Las Vegas this weekend, leaving some with the impression he could jump into the crowded GOP presidential field.
Some of the most provocative discussions about gender identity aren’t happening inside a classroom, they’re on the Internet -- often thanks to influential personalities who use their platform trying to help make the world a safer and more welcoming place for transgender, intersex, gender non-conforming and cisgendered people. Show More Summary