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Bleacher Report's Preseason NFL Award Predictions

Football season has arrived. The first weekend of college football action is in the books. Before the week's out, the NFL will also have kicked off the 2014 campaign. With Thursday's season opener between the Green Bay Packers and Seattle...Show More Summary

CR Week In Review

The top comics-related news stories from August 23 to August 29, 2014: 1. Mimi Pond wins this year's PEN Center USA graphic literature category award, with a special emphasis on her 2014 book, Over Easy. 2. August 28 would have beenShow More Summary

Library of Congress announces $200,000 in literacy prizes

2 days agoArts : Arts Post

Literacy organizations from Oregon to Turkey are among the winners of this year’s Library of Congress Literacy Awards, announced Saturday at the National Book Festival in Washington. The prizes are funded by Washington-based philanthropist David M. Show More Summary

Booking Star Alliance Awards Using Amex Points And No Fuel Surcharges With Aeroplan

Aeroplan is an American Express transfer partner. Points transfer instantly in my experience over the years. The Aeroplan program is great for booking awards on Star Alliance partners. Nearer Europe is just 45,000 miles each way in business class. Show More Summary

Beyonce’s ‘CR Fashion Book’ Photo Shoot Is Typically Flawless: 9 Gorgeous Pics

Just when you thought Beyonce would slay the MTV Video Music Awards and then disappear until it’s time to collect her next batch of Grammys, the game-changing diva posed for CR Fashion Book and even wrote them a poem. Shot by Pierre Debusschere (he also helmed her stunning “Mine” video) and styled by Carine Roitfeld, the shoot... More »

Miley Cyrus’ Homeless VMA Date, Jesse Helt, Turns Himself Into The Police

The 22 year old homeless man that accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV VMA Awards, Jesse Helt, turned himself in to the Polk County Jail on Sunday. He was booked on a violation of probation that stemmed from a criminal trespass and criminal mischief conviction. After checking in, he quickly posted $2,500.00 U.S. Dollars in

‘The New World’ Turns Novel Into Digital Experience

4 days agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Chris Adrian and Eli Horowitz, winners of the Webby & SXSW Interactive Awards for their digital novel The Silent History, have a new digital novel out from Atavist Books that pushes the boundaries of the published word. The story and the user experience of The New World  reflect the digital experience. Show More Summary

Award Winning Children’s Book Bedtime for Sarah Sullivan is Bound for the App Store

4 days agoMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

Bedtime for Sarah Sullivan is a bedtime story app that hopes to help your children with going to bed. The post Award Winning Children’s Book Bedtime for Sarah Sullivan is Bound for the App Store appeared first on 148Apps.

What Happens When There’s an Impossible Schedule Change on an Award Ticket?

Ronald A. asks, I’ve got an Aeroplan award ticket for two booked for next Spring on Turkish Airlines and Brussels Airlines (Istanbul-Brussels-Washnigton Dulles). The Brussels Airlines flight has had a huge schedule change which causes a misconnect in Brussels, so I’ll need to rebook. Show More Summary

Up To 50% Discount on SilkAir KrisFlyer Awards

Singapore Airlines' KrisFlyer program is offering 50% off award redemptions on SilkAir to select destinations. This promotion is valid for travel booked by September 15, 2014, and for travel between August 22 and November 14, 2014. The following SilkAir destinations are eligible: The post Up To 50% Discount on SilkAir KrisFlyer Awards appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

Up To 20% Off Fall JetBlue Tickets

JetBlue frequently offers "flash sales," whether it's a discount on revenue or award bookings. They're definitely one of the more aggressive airlines when it comes to this technique. For example, just last week they offered a 25% discount...Show More Summary


last weekNews : The Newsroom

With another Emmy Awards show in the history books it's time for folks like John Voight, Claire Danes and Mandy Patinkin to quit guessing who might win in favor of figuring out what to eat.


With another Emmy Awards show in the history books it's time for folks like John Voight, Claire Danes and Mandy Patinkin to quit guessing who might win in favor of figuring out what to eat.

Emmys Analysis: ‘Breaking Bad’ & ‘Modern Family’ March Into History Books As Repeat Series Winners Dominate

Breaking Bad has long been mentioned alongside HBO's The Sopranos as two of the best drama series ever. The dark AMC drama received a major validation tonight with a big sendoff, earning five Emmy Awards, including best drama series....Show More Summary

Revisiting States of Desire

The award winning author Edmund White slices, dices and generally chronicles "gay culture" in 29 books spanning over four decades. His insouciant and poignant travelogue, States of Desire, is a description of gay life in all the major cities of the United States in the late 1970's before the onslaught of the AIDS epidemic. Show More Summary

The Best Parts of the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards Were the Audience Live Cams

Another MTV VMAs in the books everyone. There was less twerking this year and exactly zero racially fraught performances. That's nice! (Also, no one got ice water dumped on their heads.) But you know what celebrities probably didn't love? The multiple online live cams MTV aimed directly at their seats... More »

Airline Award Ticket Hold Policies

One of the challenging aspects of booking award travel is that award space is often incredibly fluid. Piecing together an award ticket can be complicated, so my preferred approach is to put the long haul flight on hold whenever possible, then add the shorter segments as I go. Show More Summary

How to Submit to the London Book Festival

The 2014 London Book Festival is currently looking for entries for its annual awards, which highlight the best in international publishing. The festival considers titles in English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese and Italian. Titles can be self-published or traditionally published. Show More Summary

Gail Simone Set as Keynote for Baltimore Comic-Con Harvey Awards

Join Keynote Speaker Gail Simone at the Harvey Awards! Harvey Awards Dinner & Award Ceremony Tickets Now on Sale! Ticket information after the jump! On Saturday night, September 6th, the comic book industry, including professionals, retailers, and fans, will gather at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore to honor the 2014 Harvey Award Nominees for 2013 comic work […]

Daniel Hannan Has Won the Paolucci Book Award

2 weeks agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

British politician and journalist Daniel Hannan has won the  2014 Henry and Anne Paolucci Book Award for his book Inventing Freedom: How the English-Speaking Peoples Made the Modern World. The award honors “the best work of conservative...Show More Summary

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