Fairfax County Republicans will nominate candidates for seven of the county’s 10 supervisor seats through a series of “firehouse canvass” elections, rather than a state-funded primary, a party official said Tuesday.Read full article >>
(Reuters) - DuPont on Tuesday rejected a push to let shareholders split their votes between company-backed directors and those nominated by activist investors in an escalating proxy battle with Nelson Peltz. Peltz's Trian Fund Management...Show More Summary
The Saturn Awards, distributed by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films, honor "Arrow," "Flash," "Agent Carter" and more with nominations.
Algorithms has been nominated, by the cinema going public, to the Best Documentary category of a newly instituted award called the National Film Awards, UK. The winner is decided by the votes the film gets from the global community,Show More Summary
Read the full list of nominees The post Captain America: The Winter Soldier Nominated for 11 Saturn Awards appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Which I guess means they have better taste than the Oscars, but weirder categorization.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is a likely pro-life candidate for the Republican nomination for president and he burnished those pro-life credentials today by issuing a letter saying he would sign a bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks. “As the Wisconsin legislature moves forward in the coming session, further protections for mother and child are […]
Jen's writing is unbelievably good, as you already know. Jen Graves, who was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Criticism last year, is now in the running for another award, this one from the International Association of Art Critics. She's...Show More Summary
Loretta Lynch's nomination as Attorney General was approved in committee last Thursday, which should lead to a quick confirmation vote in the full Senate. It should, but that doesn't mean it will, because actual governing isn't something Mitch McConnell's Senate will do. Show More Summary
With two days to go until the window closes for securing sufficient nominations to land on the ballot for NFLPA executive director, three challengers to DeMaurice Smith has qualified for placement on the official ballot. Others may soon join them. As PFT previously reported, Sean Gilbert and Andrew Smith secured the requisite three nominations from…
Taking her one step further in her journey from Peoples’ Choice Award winner to Academy Award winner (Albeit still several steps removed—Kelly Reichardt movies don’t get nominated for Oscars, even though they should), Indiewire reports that Kristen Stewart has joined the cast of Reichardt’s as-yet-untitled next movie. Show More Summary
When your dining room chairs have three legs, that makes you different. Such are the woes experienced by the seven-year-old main character in Oscar-nominated short film Me and My Moulton. The protagonist's parents are architects, and their modernist sensibilities sometimes embarrass her (as most parents usually do). READ MORE »
At the beginning of Josh Russell’s novel, the 2014 Townsend Prize nominated A True History of the Captivation, Transport to Strange Lands, & Deliverance of Hannah
We have looked at the arguments in favor of the Republican presidential nomination for former Texas governor Rick Perry, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.). Today we look at former Florida governor Jeb Bush. There are well-known objections — the dynasty problem, the desire for a new generation of leaders and his […]
Winning MD's Democratic Senate nomination wouldn't have been easy. But it'd be easier than beating Hillary Clinton
Welcome back to the RedState 2016 Presidential Primary Power Rankings! To view the complete series of these posts, click here. As always, this post is intended to be merely predictive of who actually will win the nomination, and is not intended to be an indication of anyone’s preferences, much less RedState’s preferences. Show More Summary
a scandal happens to a non-candidate with no opponents does it impact her status as front-runner for her party's nomination? This is the question facing Hillary Clinton and the Democratic Party right now. The most likely answer, at least in the short run, is no. Show More Summary
What you can learn from the TV megaproducer's killer Twitter account, which was nominated for this year's Shorty Awards
Pro-life doctor Ben Carson on Monday launched an exploratory committee for a possible run for the Republican nomination for president. Terry Giles, Carson’s campaign executive, told the Wall Street Journal that Carson opened the committee, which will allow him to raise money that could eventually be transferred to an official presidential campaign. That would lead […]
Serge Lasvignes, who has little profile in the art world, is a surprise choice to succeed Alain Seban, who has led the modern art museum for eight years.