Given the importance of the Medicare program to America's seniors and doctors, it's worth asking: how did we end up with a bill that replaced one unsustainable cost structure with a slightly different unsustainable cost structure?
The Port of Seattle is one of the largest container ports in the US. Charles Mudede Ronald Lee "Ron" Wyden, the senior Senator for Oregon:“I'm proud this bipartisan bill creates what I expect to be unprecedented transparency in trade...Show More Summary
"It's hard to be mean when you're stoned." —Bill Lee
Created in 1964 by Bill Everett and Stan Lee --- with substantial input from Jack Kirby and Wally Wood --- Daredevil has been brought to life on the page by an extraordinary roster of comics greats, including Gene Colan, David Mazzucchelli, Frank Miller, Alex Maleev, and, in recent years, Chris Samnee, Paolo Rivera, and Marcos Martin. Show More Summary
Seeing Elaine Romero's "Graveyard of Empires" at 16th Street Theater on the 150th anniversary of General Lee's surrender at Appomattox added a touch of poignancy to this poetic and surprisingly gentle new play. The butcher's bill in an age of drone warfare may be less drenched with blood than...
Floyd Mayweather is protecting his million dollar smile with with a $25,000 mouth guard that contains real $100 bills. TMZ Sports reports that Mayweather gets custom fitted for the luxe mouth guards by Dr. Lee Gause, and has added flair such as gold flecks, diamond dust as well as currency to the pieces. [...]
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is known as Money for a reason: Even if it's something as humble as a mouthguard, he's prepared to drop $25,000 on it. TMZ has tracked down the man who provided him with the mouthpiece, a dentist named Dr. Lee Gause. Show More Summary
Can you put a price on the perfect mouthpiece? Floyd “Money” Mayweather can—$25,000 to be exact. What makes a mouthpiece worth its $25k price tag? For starters, Floyd hires the services of NYC-based dentist Dr. Lee Gause, who is one of the most popular mouthguard makers in pro sports. He also flies Gause into Vegas prior […]
EXCLUSIVE: With allegations of at least $1 million for a Bruce Lee movie going in the wrong pockets and supposedly shady foreign distribution deals, the former CEO just got slammed with a trademark infringement and unfair competition complaint by his old company. Show More Summary
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, and Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy plan to ban government-funded travel to Indiana over the newly passed "religious freedom" bill which allows businesses to discriminate against gay customers. KING5 reports: Seattle Mayor...
On Wednesday, California Democrat Barbara Lee proposed a resolution in the House of Representatives that claims women will eventually be forced into prostitution in order to obtain life-sustaining food and water for their families.Lee...Show More Summary
County Manager breaks the bad news: If residents want to see who voted to place coal ash in Lee County, go to the North Carolina Legislature’s webpage and pull Senate Bill 729 from the 2014 session. Make sure you see who sponsored the bill. Show More Summary
Ruddigore - Charles Court OperaSir Despard (John Savournin) and Dick Dauntless (Philip Lee) Photo Bill Knight Charles Court Opera has just come to the end of a run of Gilbert and Sullivan's Ruddigore, a Hammer Horror style production at the King's Head Theatre in Islington (see Hilary's review on this blog). Show More Summary
By Anne Dachel Read Anne's commentary and view the links after the jump. The Dachel Media Update is sponsored by Lee Silsby Compounding Pharmacy and OurKidsASD, an online supplement retailer for patients with special needs. March 19, 2015, Winston-Salem (NC)...
Winter Ave Zoli (Sons Of Anarchy) and Swiss actor Carlos Leal (Devious Minds) have signed up for The Wrong Stuff, adapted from the memoir by ex-big league pitcher Bill “Spaceman” Lee. The 1980s-set the film chronicles the downward spiral...Show More Summary
Former Buffalo Bills tight end Lee Smith is expected to join the Oakland Raiders as a free agent, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. The deal is for three years and $9 million, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Caplan. Smith, who is known as a blocking tight end, started 10 games last season for the Bills. Show More Summary
A veteran journalist is casting further doubt on Bill O’Reilly’s claim that he was an ear-witness to the 1977 suicide of George de Mohrenschildt, an associate of Lee Harvey Oswald’s who was investigated after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Writing in Newsweek Monday, Edward Jay Epstein, an investigative journalist, said the Fox News [...]Show More Summary
Not long after Fox News' Bill O'Reilly published his best-selling book, Killing Kennedy, reporters began questioning an anecdote he told about hearing a friend of Lee Harvey Oswald commit suicide while standing on his front porch in Florida.
Of all the allegations levied at Bill O’Reilly, the most compelling -- the most difficult to wave away -- is his claim to have witnessed the suicide of George de Mohrenschildt, a friend of JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald. The Fox host...Show More Summary
Sens. Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) have rolled out a tax plan they bill as pro-growth and pro-family. That in and of itself is significant in that a policy spat of sorts had broken out in the GOP between those who see economic growth as the overriding value in tax reform and those […]