America is better than this, said the man who took out a reverse mortgage on his home and pension to foot the bill for the truly vital service he provides his fellow Americans.
Quotable quotes from GQ’s new profile of the superstar chef José Andrés is an American hero. Besides being one of the most influential chefs of the past decade, the Spanish-born, D.C.-based chef runs more than two dozen acclaimed restaurants...Show More Summary
Earlier this year, a mass shooting claimed the lives of 50 people in Orlando, Florida, in an incident that was both the deadliest shooting and most violent hate crime against LGBT people in American history. Now, people across the comics industry and beyond are coming together for a one-off special issue to remember the tragedy. Read more...
COBRA continues the search for their rogue agent. And an operation gone wrong costs a G.I. JOE member the one person they care about the most... The post G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #232 appeared first on CBR.com.
Next year, we’ll see an original superhero pic titled Guardians (foreign title “Zaschitniki”) from Russia and director Sarik Andreasyan‘s (American Heist) about a team of Soviet superheroes. This group of heroes includes a man who can...Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Oliver Stone's movie is a gripping fable of male fall and redemption, but the real Snowden story is much bigger. Edward Snowden is an individual with a personal story that is extraordinary in many ways and...Show More Summary
Rarely has Hollywood produced a character as stubborn and cussed as Newton Knight, the hoary hero of "Free State of Jones", the American Civil War epic starring Oscar-winning Matthew McConaughey. Unlike such memorable screen curmudgeons...Show More Summary
It might seem weird to hear this message from someone as outspoken as Bill Maher, but the HBO host tonight called for a return to civility in American politics.
Check out a preview of G.I. JOE: A REAL AMERICAN HERO #232 from IDW.
During a recent trip to New York City, photographer Dan Winters had a chance encounter with a personal hero: Robert Frank, whose 1958 book "The Americans" helped to alter the direction of photography as art, shattering the traditional boundaries of mood, texture and content in street photography....
Miriam Horn. Rancher, Farmer Fisherman: Conservation Heroes of the American Heartland. WW Norton, 2016. Actually, this book should be titled “Rancher, Farmer, Riverman, Shrimper, Fisherman: Conservation of Life around the Mississippi River.” It consists of deep interviews with one person in each category who is working hard to protect some part of the environment. My […]
American Olympic hero Katie Ledecky had to decline a sweet-ass waffle maker from Ellen DeGeneres this week because stupid NCAA rules don’t allow her to accept gifts. Seriously. Ledecky obliterated the competition in Rio, winning four gold medals and setting a couple more world records. However, now that she is going off to swim (and […]
Later this month, the long-running Southern rock cult heroes Drive-By Truckers will come out with a new album called American Band. And while the two songs we’ve already heard, “Surrender Under Protest” and “What It Means,” address of-the-moment political concerns, the song they’ve just shared, “Filthy And Fried,” goes another direction, looking at the way […]
In the ‘80s, Hasbro almost singlehandedly changed both toys and cartoons with The Transformers and G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero. Until those shows came long, the idea of creating the perfect loop of a TV show that promotes toys that promote the TV show was simply unheard of—or at least avoided on moral and legal grounds. Show More Summary
Never underestimate the appeal of free food.
The Dancing With the Stars family is rallying behind Ryan Lochte. Following a live ambush during Monday night's premiere, the Olympic swimmer's DWTS co-stars are offering their...
'Sully' shows that Tom Hanks is a star+concept box office draw, with the "concept" being Mr. Hanks as real-life aspirational Americans.
Katharine McPhee takes the stage at the 2016 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday (September 10) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 32-year-old singer and actress was joined at the event by Pauley Perrette, James Denton, Bailee Madison, and Alison Sweeney, as well as businessman Robert Herjavec and [...]
An American Hero Returns: Landon Donovan is Back - originally posted on Soccerlens.com The summer before 11th grade, I had to read a book for school titled 10 Days that Unexpectedly Changed America. To my disappointment, the book left out what was arguably the most unexpected, most impactful moment in American history: June 23, 2010. Show More Summary
In Russia, home to Donald Trump’s 82 percent ratings hero, Vladimir Putin, opposition journalists have a way of dying from tragic diseases. Like cranial bullet-tosis. But don’t worry American press corps! No matter how much Donald Trump...Show More Summary