Thirty five years ago this month, Canadian-born session singer Joey Scarbury scored his one and only Top 40 hit with “Believe It Or Not,” a Mike Post/Pete Carpenter-composed tune that served as the theme song to The Greatest American Hero, an action-comedy series created by Stephen J. Show More Summary
The question really should not be whether or not Hillary Clinton should be president. The question really should be whether she is in prison or not. After leaving Americans to
To some, the Trucker is a modern folk hero, an American archetype engaged in cross-country adventure to ensure that consumerism keeps on truckin'. But if you remove the red, white, and blue colored glasses, trucking can be seen as dangerous to the driver, those who share the road, and the environment. Show More Summary
It seems like just yesterday that we were all collectively celebrating the fact that abolitionist and American hero Harriet Tubman would replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill. But celebrations don't last forever and Republican Congressman Steve King is vying hard for the role of Most Inane Wet Blanket Ever ... More »
I searched for a live link, but this was the best I could find. Our Democratic representatives have stood up for us twice in a week, let’s make sure we do what we can to support them. ETA: More on today’s sit-in here. Photo from CNN.com I have got to get some work done now, […]
The U.S. men's national team had a problem going into Thursday's Copa America quarterfinal against Ecuador. After starting the same lineup for the first three games of the tournament to mostly good results, U.S. manager Jürgen Klinsmann was finally forced to make changes thanks to DeAndre Yedlin's second-half red card against Paraguay. Show More Summary
IN OTHER WORDS, AMERICANS: Bigots? No, Heroes: U.S. Gun Owners Everywhere Offering FREE Shooting Lessons to Gays.
The most productive starting pitcher in the American League's best rotation came close to making history Thursday. As a general concept, that sounds like something that would happen. But, Colby Lewis? Texas Rangers? That's unexpected,...Show More Summary
Starz’s adaptation of Neil Gaiman‘s American Gods is currently filming. Bryan Fuller (Hannibal) and Michael Green (Heroes) are running the series, which stars Ricky Whittle, Ian McShane, Emily Browning, Gillian Anderson, Cloris Leachman, Orlando Jones, and more. Show More Summary
Justin T. Johnson Security, What can we do about it? Today marks the 241st birthday of the United States Army. Hundreds of thousands of American heroes have served our country in the United States Army over the last two and a half centuries. While...Show More Summary
"The Golden Cockerel" American Ballet Theatre Metropolitan Opera House New York, NY June 8, 2016, matinee and June 9, 2016 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2016 by Mary Cargill Ballets inspired by the 1905 Russo-Japanese War are rare, but...Show More Summary
By Darryl Lorenzo Wellington For most of my life, I haven't idolized sports heroes. I may be the exception to the great American male rule-of-thumb. There have been a few exceptions - mainly historical sports figures. I've always admired...Show More Summary
He’s going with “America First” and saying he’s the peace candidate. It’s like it’s 1939. — Eric Rauchway (@rauchway) June 8, 2016.@dansenor @EliLake AMERICAN HERO CHARLES LINDBERGH WAS 100% RIGHT ABOUT EVERYTHING YOU TREASONOUS SWINE...Show More Summary
This new exhibition will showcase over 20 photographs of heroes from the worlds of film, politics, art, sport and music by renowned American photographer Steve Schapiro. The exhibition will include a selection of rarely seen portraits of David Bowie taken in Los Angeles in 1974, the subject of a new book Bowie published by powerHouse Books. Show More Summary
Not all heroes wear capes, especially when they are competing on an extreme obstacle course. Jessie Graff is a professional stunt double who has worked on Iron Man 2, X-Men: First Class, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, and a whole host of other action films. Show More Summary
The former California governor appointed Judge Gonzalo Curiel to the bench in 2007
The death of boxing great Muhammad Ali cost American Muslims perhaps their greatest hero, a goodwill ambassador for Islam in a country where their minority faith is widely misunderstand and mistrusted.
We have noted many times at RedState when politicians who don’t know what they are talking about use the wrong photo to memorialize an event from American military history. Usually it is Democrats. Once it was Trump. That was redundant. Show More Summary
The death of boxing great Muhammad Ali cost American Muslims perhaps their greatest hero, a goodwill ambassador for Islam in a country where their minority faith is widely misunderstand and mistrusted. “We thank God for him,” Talib Shareef, president and imam of the Masjid Muhammad...
Muhammad Ali was not our nation’s first famous Muslim, but he was the first and last cultural icon to make Americans comfortable with the idea that they could be Muslim without sacrificing the very ideals that make them so quintessentially American. Ali, after all, started at the bottom and ended...