Portrait of Iris Clert, Manoucher Yektai?s most significant painting, sold for £182,500, setting a new world record for the Iranian master in Bonhams? A Century of Iraqi Art Part II and Modern and Contemporary Middle Eastern Art sale on 7th October. Show More Summary
The Bubishi is a mixed bag. A martial arts manual which was copied by hand, from master to student, through the formative years of Okinawa's martial arts tradition. The text is a mishmash of work that seems to indicate numerous authors,...Show More Summary
I could work at this job for about 2 minutes before earning the nickname "Stumpy". Somehow this man, who is truly a master of an extraordinarily dangerous craft, appears to have all of his fingers. You can count them at the end! (Video Link) It's terrifying to just watch this guy! -via Gizmodo
Sammy Schmitz won the U.S. Mid-Amateur on Thursday to earn a Masters invitation, making a hole-in-one on the 260-yard, par-4 33rd hole in a 3-and-2 victory over Marc Dull at John's Island Club.
Minnesota's Sammy Schmitz aces par 4, wins US Mid-Amateur to earn Masters spot
Hey, it’s BlackSmoke Billy! The master of dumb GTA V vehicle action returns with RAMP TRUCK. Rockstar probably wishes this was an actual in-game truck right about now. Read more...
PlayStation doesn't have an official mascot character, but if it did, developer Naughty Dog's Nathan Drake would probably fit the bill. Much like Microsoft did last year with Halo: The Master Chief Collection to get fans ready for Halo...Show More Summary
Kevin McCarthy and John Boehner—once masters of chaos, now its victims It's been an amazing two weeks. The forces of conservative nihilism pushed House Speaker John Boehner into an unexpected early retirement, and there's a good chance they also played a role in Kevin McCarthy's equally shocking demise as Boehner's heir apparent. Show More Summary
Where to go, what to do this weekend in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist's picks. [ more › ]
Master photographer Gelio Vostok takes us behind the scenes of the assembly plant where one of Russia’s most technologically advanced and capable combat aircraft is built, the charismatic and deadly Sukhoi Su-34 Fullback. Read more....
A couple of threads back, a kind commenter asked after my lord and master, Kitten Tikka Masala. I’m sorry to report he’s been fighting allergies all summer, which means that yours truly has been relearning the proper technique for feeding pills to clawed animals that don’t take kindly to medication. I’m better now. Anyway, as [Read more...]
Sheek Louch hops on that classic “Bout It, Bout It” instrumental from Master P for his latest freestyle. Previously: Jadakiss ft. Styles P & Sheek Louch – Still Grindin (Remix)
Image All you PC Master racers had to be wondering how or if you could run the new Fallout coming next month. Well, here are the specs so you can either be sure you can or be really effing depressed. Minimum Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS...Show More Summary
Microsoft has released a new trailer for its animated series Halo: The Fall of Reach. The video explores the origins of Blue Team and Master Chief. The Fall of Reach is an adaptation of Eric Nylund’s novel of the same name, and will be told in three connected acts. It is included with copies of […]
There’s no better example of Zen’s direct, penetrating spirit than these exchanges between the late Zen master Seung Sahn and his students. The post You Already Understand! appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Social media has become a standard in many people's lives, from using Twitter as a news source to making purchases on Pinterest. In that light, social media has become top-of-mind for online merchants. A recent Campaigner study found...Show More Summary
Young gun Matthew Fitzpatrick fired six birdies and an eagle to sprint to the top of the leaderboard with a seven-under-par 64 in the British Masters first round on Thursday.
England's Matthew Fitzpatrick birdied his final two holes to card a seven-under par round of 64 and lead by one stroke on the first day of the British Masters at Woburn on Thursday.
England's Matthew Fitzpatrick shoots a 64 to lead by a stroke on day 1 of the British Masters
Michael O’Neill spent 10 years photographing the masters and gurus of our time for his new book On Yoga. Here, he shares his experience and work with YJ. The post A Photographic Time Capsule of Our Moment in Yoga appeared first on Yoga Journal.