Meir Dagan feels a debt of gratitude towards Benjamin Netanyahu. "When I got sick," Dagan told us on Wednesday, "I needed a liver for a transplant. Netanyahu stepped in to help me. I have no personal grudge against him; to the contrary."
"... because I had already been labeled a right-wing fascist," says the movie director Michael Cimino in a new interview. His "Deer Hunter" was up against "Coming Home" for the awards in 1971.We were in the same elevator together. I wanted to say congratulations, but she turned away. Show More Summary
Political Calculations criticizes me for comparing Wisconsin economic performance against Minnesota, but not other neighbors. Normally, we’re entertained by Chinn’s analysis, since it frequently involves comparisons of the job growth...Show More Summary
I decided to let this play out further in the interest of morphing my anger into amusement.
Legendary England and Manchester United midfielder David Beckham has revealed that Sir Alex Ferguson forced him to shave off his mohawk an hour before the 2000 Charity Shield final against Chelsea. David Beckham admitted that he shaved off his mohawk with clippers in the Wembley toilets ahead of kick off. “I was in the dressing […]
This weekend, political anoraks will take a break from their revision for the Great Big Politics Pub Quiz (Thursday 12 March in the Black Box – get your tickets now) to watch Season Three of the US remake of House of Cards. Political ambition, a ruthless drive to power, staying one step ahead of everyone more...
Federal agents burst into my home, slammed me up against a wall and handcuffed me.
Susan Rice’s indignant remarks about Israel, America, and the upcoming Israeli election take me down Memory Lane a bit. In 1999, the incumbent prime minister, Netanyahu, was pitted against the Labour candidate, Ehud Barak. And the Clinton...Show More Summary
By Dan Ambrose: 46-year-old former four division world champion Roy Jones Jr (59-8, 42 KOs) says he’ll be getting a world title shot against WBO cruiserweight champion Marco Huck (38-2-1, 26 KOs. Jones [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
I recently met two ex-Army Rangers in a bar, and got onto the topic of the war against ISIS. They told me they knew the solution: flip flops. I scoffed, which probably isn't something you should do to an Army Ranger's face. And they put me in my place. Read more...
Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore is at it again. In an AP interview this week he continued his stance against same-sex marriage. To explain his views, he added this: You're taking any definition of a family away. When two...Show More Summary
After scoring a record 215 against Zimbabwe in Canberra, Chris Gayle is hoping for another high noon in his career
It's been a pretty close race in season three of MasterChef Junior, but I have to say the last few challenges had me a little concerned. While I had wanted the finals to pit Andrew against Jenna, she just wasn't doing well, specifically in the restaurant challenge when she didn't plate the VIP table's plate correctly. Show More Summary
Good morning. Here are nine media stories. A former colleague speaks out against Bill O’Reilly’s war reporting Bill O'Reilly continues pushing back against questions about his early war reporting. On Sunday, a former CBS journalist, Eric Engberg, appeared on CNN's Reliable Sources. Show More Summary
Plays: 2P x more than 35 games, mostly against AI's, about 5 against humans. Quite a few fellow gamers recommended Star Realms to me, saying that it's a deck-building game quite similar to Ascension, my most played game ever. I was not particularly eager to try it out the first few times. Show More Summary
[guest post by Dana] Faced with the continuing advancement of ISIS in the ME as well as an increasing number of people throughout Europe and elsewhere being brutally cut down by radical Islamic terrorists violent extremists, the White House took the bull by the horns this week in an effort to combat the terrorism-that-shall-not-be-named and […]
The 19 eurozone finance ministers reached the hard-won deal at tense talks pitting Greece against an angry Germany, suspicious that the new radical leftist government in Athens was looking to ditch its austerity obligations. "The meeting...Show More Summary
Patrick, you can count me among those against Comprehensive Baseball Reform, too. We tried this in England with Comprehensive Cricket Reform and we got... well, baseball.
Against Me! Frontwoman Laura Jane Grace on How to Be a Parent When You're Transitioning Genders
On February 14, the Paris Saint-German football club played against Caen at Parc des Princes. For most players this game was just another day on the job. For Zlatan Ibrahimovi? this was his most important game to date; for me, it was...Show More Summary