One Way Out: The Inside History of the Allman Brothers Band Alan Paul 436 Pages ISBN: #978-1-250-04049-7 St. Martin's Press 2014 Apparently the calling to go out and capture the American spirit on canvas came to Norman Rockwell at an early age. Picking up the mantel, and paintbrush, he documented bo...
Thursday night’s American Idol results show continued this week’s theme of “home,” with the show’s prodigal son, Phillip Phillips, returning home to the Idol stage for a performance. The judges even get in on the spirit, sharing some of their theme-inspired stories. In case you hadn’t noticed, Idol is serious about being consistent with this whole... More »
After winning acclaim and record attendance on a four-year tour, The Phillips Collection?s renowned collection of American masterworks returns to the museum in a landmark exhibition. Made in the U.S.A. is on view at the Phillips from March 1 through August 31, 2014. Show More Summary
Colbert tried to create the true spirit of the Americans for Prosperity ads, but he just didn't have that same astro-turfy aura. Enjoy.
He’s always up for a fancy fete, and Christian Bale was in great spirits as he arrived at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood tonight (March 2). All gussied up in formal finery, the "American Hustle” star greeted his fellow celebrities...Show More Summary
Governor Jan Brewer (R-Ariz.) just vetoed SB 1062, and ABC’s This Week hyped the “spirited nationwide debate” that surrounded the governor’s decision. The bill would have allowed private businesses to deny service to certain individuals,...Show More Summary
Fulling enjoying all the recent festivities, Jeremy Renner cleaned up nicely for the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards earlier tonight (March 1) All decked out, the “American Hustle” stud gave the ladies plenty to swoon over as heShow More Summary
Jeremy Renner flashes a mega-watt smile while attending the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards held at the beach on Saturday (March 1) in Santa Monica, Calif. The 43-year-old actor was joined on the blue carpet by his American Hustle co-star Elizabeth Rohm, who flashed the camera with a little side boob. PHOTOS: Check out the [...]
If you're looking for something delicious and fun to put everyone in the Fat Tuesday spirit, try out this Mardi Gras-themed tie-dye cake.
An important exhibition that explores Norman Rockwell?s unparalleled role as an American icon-maker and storyteller will be on view at the Newark Museum from February 28 through May 26, 2014. The exhibition American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell is organized by Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Show More Summary
by Maria Bustillos The one surprise left to us in American politics is the rare appearance of good news—that really is a shock, the jewel at the bottom of Pandora's box (?????, the spirit of Hope, ha ha). And a certain amount of good...Show More Summary
This commercial is getting heavy rotation during the Olympics coverage. Its social theory is that Americans live in multimillion dollar houses because they work harder than the latte-sipping denizens of various European welfare states. Yes it’s “only” a car commercial. (I can practically see the smirk on Don Draper’s face).
The Winchester Mystery House began with a curse, was built under the guidance of "spirits", and has the creepiest architecture of any American home. Visitors have reported strange and unexplained goings-on, including unexplained footsteps, cold spots, the sound of doors mysteriously slamming shut, and doorknobs that have been seen to turn by themselves. Read more.
Los Balcones, Los Angeles. · To Draw Millennials, a Stronger Beer Made to Suggest Spirits · Pricier Sushi: 'Peak Salmon' Is Probably Upon Us · Sbarro Closing 155 North American Locations in Comeback Bid · Hot Pockets Recalled Over.....
(Reuters) - Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines said it lost a bid to get takeoff and landing slots at Reagan National Airport in Washington that are being given up by American Airlines Group.
My fellow Americans of all colors and creeds, I have a proposal that probably will offend some and comfort others. It is offered in the spirit of fulfilling the guiding American principle that you see on your money: E pluribus unumShow More Summary
by CarrieS Grade: B+ Title: Bitter Spirits Author: Bennett Publication Info: Berkley Sensation 2013 ISBN: 978-0-425-26957-2 Genre: Historical: American Bitter Spirits is a fun, suspenseful paranormal romance set in San Francisco in 1927. Show More Summary
In a press release sent yesterday afternoon, the Distilled Spirits Council (DISCUS) announced that American distilled spirits broke previous records in 2013 by crossing the $1.5 billion threshold, driven largely by bourbon and Tennessee whiskey, which broke the $1 billion … Continue reading ?
With the recent fall of Fallujah to an al Qaeda affiliate and the impending withdrawal from Afghanistan, there are growing concerns that the last twelve years of war were in vain.
America was revolutionized through the '80s, and some of that had to do with Chrysler's K cars. By 1989, the Dodge Aries had been transformed into the Dodge Spirit. Don't be fooled, though, it still looks like an American car from the '80s. Read more...