Thought to be named after the insurance firm that bankrolled its construction, the Empire was a risky work environment.
Jimmy Kimmel’s response to the truly disgusting bait-and-switch being offered by Senate Republicans is remarkable, particularly given the powerful incentives of late night hosts to play Both Sides Do It: I don’t know if this will move the needle or not but I appreciate it. Share
(Scott Johnson) John Mortimer’s Rumpole of the Bailey gave us She Who Must Be Obeyed (i.e., Rumpole’s wife as he privately referred to her). J.K. Rowley gave us He Who Must Not Be Named (i.e., the villain Voldemort). Now higher education gives us daily lessons on That Which Must Not Be Said or, ideally, Thought. Show More Summary
Heatherwick Studio, the high-profile firm behind the Learning Hub and Vessel, recently took the wraps off a new £30 million (around US$40 million) museum in Cape Town, South Africa named the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (or Zeitz MOCAA). Show More Summary
Gov. Jim Justice has named Republican Dianna Graves to fill a vacant seat in the House of Delegates. Graves' appointment in District 38 spanning parts of Kanawha and Putnam counties … Click to Continue »
EK has announced a new monoblock made to fit two of ASUS's X299 based motherboards, the ROG Rampage VI Extreme and Apex. The new EK-FB ASUS ROG 6E RGB monoblock, as its name implies, intends to cool both the CPU and VRM sections with one block. Show More Summary
How has it come to pass there are five Terminator movies? Much like the robo-killer they're named for, nothing can seem to kill this franchise, not even three insipid sequels with underwhelming box office, and increasing critical scorn. But it...
My name is Jessica and I'm a serial renter. I first dipped my toe in the proverbial musky beige carpet in 2007, signing the lease on an affordable two-bedroom unit in Riverside, California. While I've only lived in three places throughout...Show More Summary
Celine Tam was voted off of America’s Got Talent but was definitely one of the fan-favorite contestants after belting out Celine Dion‘s “My Heart Will Go On.” The nine-year-old singer was named after Celine Dion, and she received a very special message from the superstar on Twitter today! “Congrats! You did an amazing job on [...]
Donald Glover during his Emmys acceptance speech on Sunday revealed that he’s expecting another child with his girlfriend. The 33-year-old actor made the revelation after being named the winner for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series for his work on Atlanta. The father of one during his speech thanked his parents, the show’s writers,... Read More »
"The Joy Division and New Order names mean a great deal to so many of the fans, and the band felt it important to protect the legacy. With these issues now dealt with, Bernard, Stephen and Gillian can continue to do what they do best, make music and perform live." - New Order. Continue reading…
Chris Jones nearly single-handedly beat the Eagles last week, so it made sense to hand him some hardware. The Chiefs defensive end was named AFC defensive player of the week, after dominating the Eagles. He had three sacks, forced two fumbles, batted down a pass and intercepted another. The 2016 second-rounder isn’t an every down [more]
WAGO has named Toby Thomann as president of North American headquarters in Germantown, Wisconsin.
The Cardinals were down 13-3 in the fourth quarter of last Sunday’s game against the Colts and needed someone to provide them with an offensive spark if they were going to win the game. They got that spark from wide receiver J.J. Nelson. Nelson caught a 45-yard touchdown pass to cut Indianapolis’ lead to three [more]
Desmond Trufant missed the Falcons’ Super Bowl run last year because of a pectoral injury. He’s making up for lost time this season. The Falcons cornerback was named NFC defensive player of the week for a pair of game-changing plays against the Packers last week. Trufant picked off a pass which led to points before [more]
Warner Bros. released the thrilling first trailer for Tomb Raider, the upcoming action adventure film directed by Roar Uthaug and based on Crystal Dynamics‘ 2013 video game of the same name. Alicia Vikander plays Lara Croft in the new movie that follows her as she sets out on an adventure to save humanity by closing...
Giant Prehistoric Frog Capable of Tackling Small Dinosaurs Ever since it was formally named and described back in 2008, the beach-ball-sized Late Cretaceous frog Beelzebufo (B. ampinga) has fascinated scientists. The fossil record of frogs (Order Anura), is very poor, although these small, usually unobtrusive creatures have a long evolutionary history. Imagine the surprise of
"This guy just lied right to my face." Jimmy Kimmel used Tuesday's taping of his ABC late-night show to rain fire upon the Graham-Cassidy bill. The host explained how Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) flat-out lied to him by claiming to support a host of healthcare positions the senator's own new bill directly contradicts. Show More Summary
I'm convinced that there is nothing more heartwarming on the internet right now than this video of a blind cat hugging a phone. In the video, an orange tabby named Namik is shown pulling a phone close and hugging it gently. Why? Because...Show More Summary