With its laconic, grizzled hero and sparse but beautiful Wyoming setting, Longmire has always distinguished itself from its crime drama competitors by embracing the spirit of the American Old West. And so, when A&E announced earlierShow More Summary
American Spirit / Shutterstock.com By Ted Cruz's logic, Ronald Reagan is "lawless," "defiant," and "angry." Tonight at 5 pm Seattle time, President Obama will announce his plan to fix "our broken immigration system" through executive orders. Show More Summary
Does extreme privilege point, like an arrow, to a sort of rot within the true-blue American spirit? Putting criminal insanity aside for a moment, the answer's a qualified, sorrowful yes in director Bennett Miller's "Foxcatcher," a true-crime drama hailed in many quarters as a modern classic...
American Spirit / Shutterstock.com Clearly House Democrats do not blame Nancy Pelosi for their losses. The House minority leader was re-elected to her post Tuesday. According to Reuters, the vote was unanimous. Democrats, already in the minority headed into this month’s midterm elections, lost more seats. Show More Summary
Spirit also develop the airport as a base for Latin American flights.
Remember Hamburger King? The Wrigleyville greasy spoon that was Korean owned but more Japanese in spirit?… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Bonhams is celebrating just in time for Native American Heritage Month by offering an exceptional Charles Marion Russell work entitled ?The Chase? (Indian on a white horse shooting a buffalo) in its upcoming California and Western Paintings & Sculpture auction on November 24, to be held at its Los Angeles sale room. Show More Summary
Megan Garber traces how a metaphysical question became an ironic meme: The concept of the spirit animal comes, most directly, from Native American spirituality. In that tradition, though there are variations across tribes and cultures, the spirit animal—otherwise known as a “totem animal” – generally takes the form of a single animal with which a […]
Jonathan Den HartogIn the spirit of Cara's recent post, I'm happy to point out that the American Society of Church History's Spring 2015 meeting is coming to Minnesota. I copy the full CFP below.Let me preface it with 3 thoughts. The Cathedral of St. Show More Summary
The rhetorical device of spirit animals is nothing new, writes Megan Garber, and a concept that comes most directly from Native American spirituality. Read the rest
In an appearance worthy of a TED talk, critic Jerry Saltz delivered a spirited address the other evening at American Art's McEvoy Auditorium, as part of the Clarice Smith Distinguished Lectures in American Art series.
AMERICANS claim they loathe Spirit Airlines, the discount carrier that earned the worst possible scores in all six of Consumer Reports' airline-ranking subcategories last year. But the company's financials show that people, mystifyingly, keep flying on Spirit. Show More Summary
American watchmaker Shinola introduce their flagship timepiece dubbed The Black Blizzard. Named after the Dust Stores that swept the midwest during the Great Depression, the watch is emblematic of the American spirit — made in honor of… The post Shinola’s First Titanium Watch – The Black Blizzard appeared first on Selectism.
For Fall/Winter 2014, Levi’s Vintage Clothing pays tribute to the visionaries responsible for the modern American skyline with their new “Metropolis” collection. Faithfully capturing the spirit and heritage of American workwear, the… The post Levi’s Vintage Clothing “Metropolis” Collection appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Jordan Herschel is a professional photographer and outdoor enthusiast based in Northern California and Nevada, pursuing his fascination with social media and love of the great outdoors — you can follow his adventures on Instagram at @jordanherschel. Jordan Herschel isn't your typical poli-sci graduate. Show More Summary
Falling gas prices and rising job prospects are lifting Americans' spirits
A recent poll showed that nearly 45% of Americans believe in ghosts “or that the spirits of dead people can come back in certain places and situations.”
EPISODE: "EDWARD MORDRAKE: PART 2" THE SCOOP: The summoned spirit of Edward Mordrake continues to recruit a Freak worthy of his legion. As Elsa recounts the haunts and horrors of coming up in Germany, our creepy-killer-clown Twisty has a fateful run-in with Jimmy and his new belle, Maggie. The Following May Contain Minor-To-Major Spoilers. Show More Summary
Apparently, there's a manual on "how to act black" floating around among black Americans and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is guilty of not reading it. In the spirit of full disclosure, neither have I. This hate is leveled by blacks towards other blacks, who speak standard, not broken, English and are or either aspire to be educated and successful.
For two generations we have failed to teach American history in our schools. Today, students struggle with the very basics.