"In the spirit of American Football this Thanksgiving week, we present a new mode entitled Running Back," says Rockstar.
CO-AUTHORED BY NORMAN R. AUGUSTINE (RETIRED CHAIRMAN AND CEO OF LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION) Innovation is the heart of the U.S. economy. Technological progress and entrepreneurial spirit have enabled American global leadership in medicine, aviation, agriculture, biotech, and energy. Show More Summary
The spirit of Coney Island comes alive with Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861-2008 on view at the Brooklyn Museum. The exhibition traces the evolution of the Coney Island phenomenon from tourist destination during the Civil War to the World?s Greatest Playground to a site of nostalgia. Show More Summary
Today’s featured link: American AAdvantage 2016 Changes (Including Award Chart Devaluation) – One Mile at a Time American announced it... Read More
Bernie Sanders calls himself a socialist in the same spirit that an overweight comedian calls himself fat – to reclaim the term that his enemies use to deride him. That’s the impression left by the lengthy address Sanders delivered on the virtues of democratic socialism Thursday. The Independent Senator turned... More »
They’ve only just begun mourning their daughter, but Nohemi Gonzalez’s parents have already found a way to keep her dreams alive through those who share her adventurous spirit. Gonzalez, a first-generation American university student, was one of 129 people killed during the recent Paris attacks. Show More Summary
It appears there is a simple solution to regaining animal spirits in America... mandate black Americans to buy Nasdaq stocks... The adnministration should call this program "Obam-E-trade" Charts: Bloomberg
Americans drink more vodka than any other spirit, although whiskey has been gaining ground in recent years. Despite—eh, who are we kidding, because of—its mass appeal, vodka is disdained by most cocktail snobs, which is reason enough to celebrate its continued prominence. Show More Summary
David W. StoweNo question that our colleague Jason Bivins brought down the house during a session devoted to his book at the fall Seminar in American Religion hosted by Notre Dame's Cushwa Center earlier this month. Cushwa clearly kicked...Show More Summary
In domestic route news, Virgin America announces a new U.S. destination; Delta will enter a major market from Los Angeles; Spirit adds several new routes from LAX; American targets regional growth at Phoenix; and Alaska adds another spoke at its Seattle hub. Show More Summary
Lee Wilson's memoir places the American dance scene in historical context. Through this book review and interview, we learn that in some ways, women may have less power in the ballet world than in the 1960's, and that the world is a far larger place than most Americans imagine.
Daniel VacaAt next weekend's annual meeting of the American Academy of Religion in Atlanta (Nov. 21-24), we will be convening a session entitled "Spirits of Capitalism: Exploring Religion and Economy." The panel will consider issuesShow More Summary
Movie Review - Jackie K Cooper "My All American" (Clarius Entertainment) If you thrilled to the team spirit on display in "Hoosiers"; if you teared up during the emotional moments of "Brian's Song"; if you feverishly rooted for Rudy in "Rudy" then I have a movie for you. Show More Summary
In domestic route news, Alaska is growing at Orange County Airport; Delta starts a non-hub route in the West; Spirit Airlines adds a new city to its network; Southwest eyes new service at Minneapolis/St. Paul; and American will add a Memphis route. Show More Summary
The recently launched Outer Space Vodka is a neutral multi-distilled spirit made from midwest American grain that claims to have been filtered through “meteorites more than 4 billion years old” and is “best enjoyed by earthlings when released from a cryogenic freezer.” Whether that statement is true or not, Outer Space Vodka does come in […]
Americans can’t get enough craft booze, and big brands are noticing. Andrew Buchanan had prepared for the launch of The Gentleman Distillery’s bourbon for months; however, this wasn’t just any craft spirit. Buchanan and his businessShow More Summary
XLrator Media said today that it has acquired worldwide rights to Spirit Game: Pride Of A Nation, a feature documentary about the Iroquois Nationals lacrosse team. The company plans a November 2016 release to mark Native American Heritage...Show More Summary
Violating the spirit if not the letter of his promise not to put American "boots on the ground" in Syria, President Obama has decided to deploy up to 50 special operations forces in that country to assist Syrians fighting Islamic State. Meanwhile, the U.S. has been taking part in talks with other...
Orlando is a hot spot for low winter airfares with Frontier, JetBlue and Spirit fares being countered by low American Airlines and United Airlines fares. There are at least a dozen cities offering round trip fares to Orlando MCO for under $180 round trip. Show More Summary
As President Barack Obama announced a formal rejection of the Keystone XL Pipeline this morning, Leota Eastman Iron Cloud stood in Alaska, crying. For nearly two years, Iron Cloud had slept in a teepee in western South Dakota, part of a Spirit Camp set up in opposition to the TransCanada Corporation's Keystone Pipeline. Show More Summary