Welcome to Random Roles, wherein we talk to actors about the characters who defined their careers. The catch: They don’t know beforehand what roles we’ll ask them to talk about. The actor: Scott Glenn did a stint in the U.S. Marine Corps...Show More Summary
(May 3, 2015 10:34 AM, by Scott Sumner) Patrick Sullivan left me the following comment: [Read] what Alan Greenspan did in October 1987. He was on an airplane to Dallas on 'Black Monday' when the stock market began to plummet. On arrival he made a few phone calls,... (0 COMMENTS)
As mothers around the nation can attest, nothing says love and admiration quite like a tattoo. H. Alan Scott, super fan of classic 80s sitcom The Golden Girls, decided to express his dedication in the same way, though not for...
Well, he did say “almost” so there’s some wiggle room. Sen. Brown told Alan why he agreed with the GOP Senators sending the letter to Iran, how he would have done better against Sen. Elizabeth Warren if he was supported by more conservatives, and who he sees becoming the GOP nominee for President in 2016, [...]
There was one new wide release this weekend, and it was the tenth Nicholas Sparks adaptation, The Longest Ride. The 20th Century Fox release stars Scott Eastwood, Britt Robertson, Jack Huston, Melissa Benoist, and Alan Alda in a multi generational tale of romance and sacrifice. If you've seen one or two Sparks [...]
Actors Scott Eastwood and Britt Robertson star in the new film “The Longest Ride,” and they tell Kathie Lee and Hoda how much respect they have for fellow co-star and veteran actor Alan Alda.
This week Ross Douthat challenged critics of Indiana's RFRA with a series of questions. Guest writer Alan Scott answers them.
Magic is no stranger to the DC universe. Alan Scott, Ali-Ka-Zoom, Artemis, even Atlan – supernatural elements have been included across the canon. Recently DC has taken a turn with more modern titles like Batwoman, where Kate Kane tackles mystical plots in Gotham City. Of course one plot stands omnipresent in both the Bat-Family, and […]
Alan Pardew hailed the "terrific" Glenn Murray after the Crystal Palace striker scored a brace in a convincing win at West Ham. The 31-year-old scored two headers either side of a Scott Dann goal before being sent off for two … Continue reading ?
20th Century Fox has released the trailer for "The Longest Ride" starring Scott Eastwood, Britt Robertson, Alan Alda, Oona Chaplin, and Jack Huston. Based on the bestselling novel by master storyteller Nicholas Sparks, THE LONGEST RIDE...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) By popular demand, I asked Jewish Theological Seminary Provost and Professor Dr. Alan Cooper for a summary of his answer to the question: Why did God flood the world? It was the subject of Dr. Cooper’s Cooper’s post-services talk at Temple of Aaron in St. Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) We had a prominent speaker with an unusual backstory as the scholar in residence at the Temple of Aaron in St. Paul over the weekend. Dr. Alan Cooper is a Biblical scholar who is both learned and distinguished. As his...Show More Summary
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.