This blog post coauthored by Alex Sheldon, Research Analyst at the Movement Advancement Project. Yesterday we commemorated World AIDS Day, a day to raise awareness, remember those we have lost to AIDS-related illnesses, and stand inShow More Summary
On Thursday's The Big Bang Theory, Leonard (Johnny Galecki) and Sheldon (Jim Parsons) -- now that they're living in separate apartments -- divvied up the possessions on which they share ownership. Things quickly escalated into all-out-war,...Show More Summary
What does former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s triumph at the Supreme Court mean for the federal corruption case against Sheldon Silver? It’s apples and oranges, Manhattan federal prosecutor Preet Bharara’s office told a federal appeals court this week. Lawyers for the former New York Assembly Speaker have seized on the McDonnell ruling in their appeal to […]
Will Sheldon and Amy’s cohabitation on THE BIG BANG THEORY be permanent? This week’s episode makes it appear so. A couple of weeks ago, Sheldon and Amy mused about moving out of Penny’s apartment and finding a place of their own. And then after a gene splicing experiment went well, Sheldon tried to seduce Amy into […]
At a time when the planet is set to see its hottest year on record (a now sadly regular phenomenon), the United States has elected to highest office a man who denies the science of climate change and seeks to dismantle progress on the issue at home and abroad. As the rest of the world prepares to push the U.S. Show More Summary
Is a new era of spinoffs on the horizon? The recent announcements that CBS is developing a Big Bang Theory prequel following the adventures of young Sheldon and that ABC is exploring a sequel to The Goldbergs may promise a rebirth of the traditional spinoff. From the '70s to the ... More »
UK-based Jack Sheldon runs Jacks Flight Club, a flights search service specialising in UK and Ireland routes with 45,000 members. He has visited over 43 countries in three years by using low fares.
Jim Parsons has been known for playing Sheldon Cooper on The Big Bang Theory, but the actor's career has been taking off in new directions. Here's the latest oddball project he's working on.
Grist, the digital, the environmental magazine, asked a number of green-oriented leaders to see what they recommend going forward in dealing with climate change. One of those who replied was Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, Democratic senator from Rhode Island. Show More Summary
The Israel lobby seems to losing power before our eyes. Trump aide Steve Bannon blew off the Zionist Organization of America despite its patron Sheldon Adelson giving $25 million to the Trump campaign; and Alan Dershowitz warned that if Jewish supporters of Israel divide and allow an American election to become a referendum on Israel, "we could lose."
In a time where it feels like our nation is turmoil and violence is at an obvious high, it’s scary to sit down and watch it all transpire. While it may seem as if things are happening for the first time in history, the long-lost and newly found and released (thanks to Severin) documentary, THE […]
The Big Bang Theory giveth personal growth, and it also taketh away. As of late, Sheldon Cooper has been open to new ideas like cohabitating with Amy Farrah Fowler, entertaining new friends at their temporary apartment, and even potentially putting a Shamy spin-off bun in the oven. Could it be ... More »
THE BIG BANG THEORY revives some past issues after stirring up all the funniness of Howard and Bernadette’s pregnancy and Sheldon and Amy’s cohabitation. A couple of weeks ago, we saw Bert the geologist throw a party, with Penny and Amy as his only guests. Then Sheldon surprised Amy with an impromptu brunch featuring Bert as one […]
Sheldon Scott's performance is based on the experiences of enslaved Africans in rice production in the American South. The post In a Performance, a Soundscape Invokes the Brutality of Slavery appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) voiced concerns Tuesday that President-elect Donald Trump is breaking a core campaign promise of keeping special interests out of Washington ? “draining the swamp.” Sanders and Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) said on a call with reporters that they support Trump’s pledge to keep corporate interests out of Washington. Show More Summary
Some of Trump's biggest campaign benefactors will help raise money for the Jan. 20 event.
Playing Sheldon Cooper on The Big Bang Theory has kept Jim Parsons understandably busy, but when not working on the hit TV show, he's been sneaking in performances in movies and plays. Now he's gearing up to star in a movie about a major internet phenomenon.
The message sent by the American people on Election Day was clear — no more business as usual. Yet rumors on Capitol Hill persist that one of the GOP’s favorite billionaires, Las Vegas casino owner Sheldon Adelson, may be in line for...Show More Summary
When Amy first met Sheldon on The Big Bang Theory, she seemed to share his aversion to physical contact. As fans remember, their first date happened only because Raj and Howard signed Sheldon up for a dating app and Amy was trying to appease her mother by dating once a year. Show More Summary
What do the Jets have left to play for? Well, Sheldon Richardson had a lewd answer to that question.