On August, 13th the delivery and naming ceremony of our last construction, the ERRV C722- Ocean Marlin - for Atlantic Offshore was performed. The event was held in the Norwegian town of Stavanger,
We were lucky enough to see one of the first production units of the upcoming Numark NV at the 2014 DJ Expo in Atlantic City last week. So far, it seems like the NV's onboard screens are a powerful addition that enables the DJ using them to completely ignore their laptop.
Poor Revel. The Atlantic City casino — just two years old — is closing after filing for bankruptcy twice last last year. That's bad enough, but now the casino is out nearly $21,000, following a pretty major "oops" moment last month, when an armored car company made a cash pickup at Revel, but forgot one bag filled with money on the roof of the truck. Show More Summary
Here’s a round up of new and noteworthy music dropping today, Tuesday, August 19, 2014. _______________ Wiz Khalifa – Blacc Hollywood (Rostrum/Atlantic) Blacc Hollywood is the fifth studio album that’s been released by rapper Wiz Khalifa. This new 13 track album features a slew of star-studded appearances by Juicy J, Project Pat, Snoop Dogg, ScHoolboy Q, Nas, […]
The name of this band is Talking Heads (not The Talking Heads), indeed. At The Atlantic, Dale Eisinger examines the use of "The" in band names.
When Tottenham acquired Seattle Sounders' DeAndre Yedlin, it sparked excitement among both sets of fans. But there were also reservations on either side of the Atlantic. Would Yedlin get the necessary number of games to continue hisShow More Summary
Conor Friedersdorf, The Atlantic: In [an] item from The Federalist... Hans Fiene urges conservatives who reflexively trust the police to show a bit more skepticism. "Police brutality is not the Bogeyman," he writes. "It's not an urban legend witnessed by none but told by many. Show More Summary
I arrived in Los Angeles on August 16, 2001. Eleven hours (and counting) before that, I had boarded a plane in London. I told the lovely Virgin Atlantic staff on the check-in desk that I was emigrating. I did my most winning smile. They upgraded me. Show More Summary
I have read a slew of comments by pundits, columnists and self-described "progressive" organizations criticizing former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for her comments in The Atlantic to reporter Jeffrey Goldberg about (a) her disagreement...Show More Summary
A US Marine shouts out to his crew during a training mission in the Atlantic. (US Marine Corps photo taken by Lance Cpl. Alex W. Mitchel )
This is the first review I’ve read of the new Murakami book. My feeling is that Nathaniel Rich, representing The Atlantic’s point of view, could have done a lot better. Essentially, it reads to me like a bunch of clichés about Murakami’s...Show More Summary
Just about everyone noticed Hillary Clinton’s scathing comments on President Obama’s foreign policy in her interview with The Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg. But almost no one has noticed where Clinton hasn’t been seen. That’s on the campaign...Show More Summary
I was just asking "What's the whole story behind the anecdote that begins Paul Campos's Atlantic article 'The Law-School Scam'"? That now has this update:David Frakt has a long blog post at The Faculty Lounge detailing what he said that day he was so rudely interrupted. Show More Summary
PBS's Joe Hansen explains the biology of petrichor, the distinctive and pleasant scent that results when decomposed organic material is thrown into the air by rain. [via The Atlantic]
Millions of Americans are furious because the rights to the Western Atlantic Ocean have been handed over to Big Oil. Join Earth Dr Reese Halter from Los Angeles as he explains the awful ecocide along the Western Atlantic Ocean as Big...Show More Summary
Christie's big gamble on the Revel Casino comes up snake eyes for NJ citizens and pension funds. Cross-posted with Marie Corfield. Promoted by Rosi. The headline says it all. The gleaming new jewel of Atlantic City, the hoped-for savior...Show More Summary
EDITOR’S UPDATE 7/24/14: The Atlantic Sun weighed anchor and left the Biosphere Reserve under its own power on 7/23/14 Thank you to all our readers who helped us spread the word and contact CONANP. I’ve got something important I want to share with you that is not getting the attention it should from press or […]
Here's something you don't see every day: a man screaming at people in a parking lot and waving a 3-foot-long sword … while naked. The incident took place at an apartment complex in Atlantic Beach, Fla., Saturday; one witness tells WAWS the man charged at passersby. Luckily, a Good Samaritan...
Tank, "Stronger" (Atlantic Records)
If you read The Atlantic, I’m sure you know that millennials are entitled hooligans who don’t understand politics. And what do you know, band of certified millennials We Were Promised Jetpacks went and named themselves after the fact...Show More Summary