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....
Senator Tim Scott (R), Senator Ted Cruz (R), Fox News' Todd Starnes, and Duck Dynasty star Alan Robertson. Those were just some of the other speakers who were on hand at a conference where this, voiced by prominent National Organization...
Standard Pacific Corp. (SPF) Q1 2014 Results Earnings Conference Call May 2, 2014 12:00 PM ET Executives Scott Stowell - President and CEO Jeff McCall - Chief Financial Officer Analysts Alan Ratner - Zelman & Associates Adam Rudiger - Wells Fargo Securities Michael Dahl - Credit Suisse Jason Marcus - J.P. Show More Summary
If I was as successful at communicating my feelings as I am at avoiding phone calls, I'd be married by now. — H. Alan Scott (@HAlanScott) April 15, 2014 I tweeted this the other day as a joke. It was inspired because a friend kept calling to discuss details that could have easily been sent over text. Show More Summary
John Grisham, “Robert Galbraith” (aka J.K. Rowling), Doris Kearns Goodwin, A. Scott Berg, Joe Sacco, Percival Everett, Claire Messud, Rainbow Rowell, Alan Weisman, and Gene Luen Yang are among the finalists for The Los Angeles Times’ 2013 Book Prize. The newspaper announced all of the finalists for the 34th annual L.A. Show More Summary
Scott Eells/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesFord CEO Alan Mulally. DEARBORN, Mich. -- Ford Motor Co. (F) beat Wall Street forecasts for fourth-quarter and full-year profits thanks to record results in North America and Asia. The Dearborn,Show More Summary
Utterly love this image... #OUTPOST Director Kevin Scott illustrates #Dystopia at American landmark http://t.co/Yjy2AFUtAW pic.twitter.com/h9HUbkkhgI — Alan Maskin (@OK_AlanMaskin) January 19, 2014 Architecture, big cinema, big history, big intrigue. Show More Summary