The expectations and hopes to live “like everyone else” that I feel as an adult is rooted in more than just a desire to measure up. It is also rooted in the need that I have felt since I was a child to live a normal and happy and controlled life.
A journey begins when we become present and start looking at the world. Kids always look at the universe with this sense of childlike wonder, a talent we adults seem to have forgotten. For me, travel always offers the chance to become awed, inspired and truly here in this place. Show More Summary
Maysville will host a Kentucky Derby party on May 3 with a $75 per person barbecue feast complete with deviled eggs, crispy grits, and more. Call 646-490-8240 to book. [Grub Street] Take Root has launched its new spring menu. Show More Summary
The Washington Post has come out with a map that shows the dominant racial ancestry in the United States' 3144 counties. Some results are not surprising: Did you know that there are a lot of Irish people in Boston? It's not a surprise to see African Americans dominate the South and Mexicans dominate the border counties. Read more...
I know it's not healthy to be so invested in this stranger's recovery from addiction and the Child Star Curse, but I also know I'm not alone in rooting for her. More » Lindsay Lohan Learned A Trick For Outsmarting The Paparazzi, And It’s Selfies is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Show More Summary
Vice captures a Ukrainian police station being overrun: http://youtu.be/MTdkY8tl2b0 Mark Thompson explores the Russian military tradition of maskirovka in more depth: Maskirovka (which is rooted in the English word, mask) is designed to sow confusion and frustration among opponents by denying them basic information. Show More Summary
When the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Washington, D.C.'s handgun ban in the 2008 case District of Columbia v. Heller, it did so because the Second Amendment protects "the core lawful purpose of self-defense." That includes "the individual...Show More Summary
We love superheroes, you love superheroes, most everyone loves superheroes. Superhero movies have become so incredibly popular, sometimes it’s easy to forget their roots on the ink-covered pages of comic books. If it wasn’t for men like Stan Lee or and Bill Finger, we’d never have movies like The Dark Knight or The Avengers. Show More Summary
Jason Day’s thumb goes from ‘fine’ to worse after his tilt with a tree root Saturday at the Masters. As Jason Day can attest, the late, lamented Eisenhower Tree at Augusta National may no longer be able to cause Masters golfers great...Show More Summary
iOOTP Baseball 2014 [$4.99] is the kind of game that numbers junkies will go nuts over. It’s also the kind of game that will have people who need control of every single aspect glued to their tablet from April to October (or November, if your team makes the playoffs). The 2014 edition of iOOTP improves upon
It’s all in the family for these attractive Tampa cheerleaders. Karen Bittinger of the Buccaneers and her younger sister Alyssa, a first year Hockey Lightning Girl, are both energizing the Tampa Bay fans into rooting for their respective teams. Karen has been dancing on the Buc’s sideline for the last 3 years and prior to [...]
In a bid to prove child neglect, Simon Barney included a handful of absentee forms from the children’s school citing that his Real Housewives of Orange County ex-wife routinely forgot… READ ON
Money certainly is the root of all evil in 13 Sins. Based on the Thai psychological thriller 13: Game of Death, the film follows Elliot, an insurance salesman who just lost his job. And the timing couldn't be any worse, given that his fiancé Shelby is pregnant and they are planning a wedding. Show More Summary
Developer Creative Assembly is going to great pains to ensure their upcoming survival horror game Alien: Isolation looks and sounds like the original Alien film. The attention to detail is ridiculous and readily apparent in every facet of the game, from the environments, which look like they were taken out of the film set, to [...]
Paul Theroux has been charming readers--and rooting out surprising adventures in far-flung places--for more than half a century. Known for his fondness for train travel, love-hate relationship with Africa, and finesse with language, the veteran travel writer and novelist, now 73, continues to share his adventures with the world. Show More Summary
If you’re a working musician who has residential roots to New York City and you happen to have some sort of fraught relationship with your family, the Tribeca Film Festival has a spot for you: Opening Night. Last year, the festival opened...Show More Summary
Much like the last poster we saw for Gareth Edwards’ upcoming GODZILLA, this latest one-sheet celebrates the franchise’s roots as it places the King of Monsters inside the Japanese flag. It took me a second to notice this, but if you look at GODZILLA’s spine you’ll see his name spelled out along his back. Show More Summary
She stole our hearts as a child actress, but Mara Wilson is not planning on going back to her roots anytime soon. On Thursday (April 17), rumors started swirling that Fox 2000 is working on a sequel to the 1993 hit "Mrs. Doubtfire" starring...Show More Summary
Creative Assembly really seems to be head-over-heels for trying to revive and resuscitate some modicum of interest from the gaming community for the brand and they're doing so by going back to the roots that helped put the fearsome xenomorphs on the map in the first place.Click To Continue Reading
Like its updated Legacy sedan counterpart, the redesigned-for-2015 Subaru Outback stays true to its roots with an understated exterior styling update. Its look still straddles the line between traditional wagons and crossover SUVs but a larger, more trapezoidal grill and...