Democratic Rep. Alan Grayson is contemplating a Senate run Outspoken Democratic Rep. Alan Grayson represents a safe Orlando-area district, but it seems he has bigger things in mind. Scott Powers of the Orlando Sentinel reports that Grayson is talking about running for U.S. Show More Summary
1. Why has this battery lasted for 175 years? (Didn’t they read Coase?) 2. Scott Sumner movie and book reviews. 3. Ogilvie and Carus, a long essay on institutions and economic growth. 4. Daniel Davies on Greek scenarios. And Alan Krueger: “But did the fall in wages lead to a fall in export prices?” 5. […]
1. Scott Sumner on Keynesian excuses. 2. Alan Krueger working for Uber. And dating average is over. And rendering Tyler Cowen obsolete. 3. Newspapers are still deep in a financial hole. 4. Divorce machine gun markets in everything. And Croatia wants to peg to the Swiss franc (!) for mortgage protection. 5. Department of Uh-Oh: […]
On Tuesday night, Michelle Obama was joined by a handful of people to watch the President’s State of the Union address in person. From astronaut Scott Kelly to Alan Gross, the foreign aid worker who was recently released after five years of imprisonment in Cuba, each of the White House’s guests personifies a story the…
In front of me stands Kyle Rayner, Saint Walker, and Guy Gardner, each behind their impenetrable clamshell wall. Next to them, Alan Scott’s power battery. It doesn’t grant me the power of the Starheart, but when we lost power last week it provided enough ambient light to get me to the staircase. Beside that, a … Continue reading Marc Alan Fishman’s Toy Story ?
The saga of disbarred lawyer Scott Rothstein contains important context for the recent allegations against Alan Dershowitz.
The extravagance and ostentation of ancient Egypt can seem rather theatrical to modern eyes, but as realized in Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings, it couldn't be more true to life. So says Dr. Alan Lloyd, a professor of Egyptology...Show More Summary
American Alan Gross had spent more than five years in a Cuban prison where he suffered ill health. Then, on Tuesday, his lawyer, Scott Gilbert, told him in a phone call that he was going home.
Exodus: Gods and Kings Dir. Ridley Scott [20th Century Fox; 2014] by Alan Zilberman Rating: Ridley Scott’s style is that he has no style. Whether directing a war film or a science-fiction film, Scott shoots with the same sleek polish and attention to production values. Show More Summary
Mr. Rusbridger will leave the post next summer, and will head the Scott Trust, the nonprofit that is the sole shareholder in the newspaper.
Alan Rusbridger, the editor-in-chief of The Guardian, announced Wednesday in a tweetstorm he will leave his role at the news organization to become chair of The Scott Trust. Scott Trust is the “sole shareholder in Guardian Media Group,”...Show More Summary
The editor in chief of The Guardian Alan Rusbridger is stepping down from his role next year, The Independent has reported. The Guardian has confirmed via tweet Rusbridger will become chair of The Scott Trust, the sole shareholder and...Show More Summary
J. Scott Applewhite/APHouse Speaker John Boehner of Ohio By ALAN FRAM WASHINGTON -- House Republicans sued the Obama administration Friday over its implementation of President Barack Obama's health care law, saying he had overstepped...Show More Summary
In the nineteen-sixties, an ophthalmologist in San Francisco, Alan B. Scott, was researching a condition called strabismus, which makes people cross-eyed. He was interested in Botulinum Toxin Type A, a purified form of the bacterial toxin associated with botulism. Show More Summary
“I’ve never been in a situation where I thought I could be raped,” H. Alan Scott (pictured) writes in a blog post published on the Huffington Post. “I’m a big guy, strong, how could I be raped? Until the moment when my legs were in the air, totally vulnerable, looking into the eyes of a man insistent […]
(Scott Johnson) Alan Dershowitz’s Wall Street Journal column “The education of a wartime president” is behind the Journal’s subscription paywall but is easily accessible via Google. I learned something from it and urge readers to check it out. Show More Summary
Character images from BIG HERO 6, starring T.J. Miller, Damon Wayans Jr., Genesis Rodriguez, Alan Tudyk, Maya Rudolph, Scott Adsit, and James Cromwell. Read the full article on AICN Disney unveiled character images for their first animated foray into the Marvel-verse, BIG HERO 6. Show More Summary
Rian Johnson's response to the flurry of excitement surrounding the news that he's writing and directing Star Wars Episode VIII and writing the treatment for Episode IX? Tweeting a clip of Scott Glenn as Alan Shepard in 1983's The Right Stuff. And it's pretty much a confirmation. Rian's exact thoughts,... More »
Written by Joshua Hale Fialkov. Art by Tom Grummett, Mario Guevara, Juan Vlaskco, Scott Hanna, Mark Pennington, Jay Leisten and Rachelle Rosenberg. Once I adopted Eric Larsen’s creed of “all issues are jumping-on issues” I’d like to say I’ve become a better comic reader because of it. Show More Summary
Photos by Scott Bultman and Alan Weintraub via Pentfield House One of the nine Usonian Homes that Prarie School pope Frank Lloyd Wright built in Ohio just careened onto the market, offered with two other cottages on 18.45 acres for....