We have been informed by close friends of the death, early today, of a significant figure in British music and public life. Marion Thorpe was 87. Vienna born, she was the daughter of Erwin Stein, the music publisher and musicologist who became an early mentor to Benjamin Britten. She was one of the few people […]
By Rick Brundrett | The Nerve In South Carolina, some local police departments have more of a military look these days. At least five police agencies in the Palmetto State – the Columbia Police Department; the Florence, Marion and Richland County sheriff’s departments; and the North Augusta Department of Public Safety – each recently acquired... Show More Summary
by Marion D. Boteju February 4, 2014 (ThePublicDiscourse.com) - Cuando yo crezca, voy a tener bebes por dinero. Igual que mi mama. When I grow up, I want to have babies for money. Just like my mom. The women most at risk of hearing these words are women of color, immigrant women, and women in developing countries:…
Roaman, the founder of Ride the Zone studios that predated the big two cycling studio brands, signs up for the digital era of indoor cycling by joining Peloton.
Led by Marion Maréchal-Le Pen, the 24 year-old granddaughter of neo-Nazi National Front founder Jean-Marie Le Pen, who has been convicted multiple times of inciting racial hatred, today Manif Pour Tous yet again staged massive anti-gay rallies in Paris and Lyon, where tens of thousands marched against LGBT families. Show More Summary
TV Land has exclusively revealed to Zap2it that "Happy Days" mom Marion Ross and Michael Nouri, of "NCIS," "Damages" and "The O.C., will be stopping by for the Season 3 finale of "The Exes."
Mark Cuban loves himself some honesty. In less than two weeks, the NBA has announced that officials missed two pivotal late-game calls—both of which worked in the Dallas Mavericks' favor. First, there was Shawn Marion's obvious foul on Kevin Love in the waning seconds of Dallas' 100-98 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Show More Summary
By Rick Brundrett | The Nerve Collin Brown III says he’s well aware of a state deadline this year to create 262 jobs and invest $6 million in a diaper production plant in Marion County, or face possible repayment of a $1 million state grant. It’s unclear, however, whether Brown, president of the Softee Supreme...
The Indiana Supreme Court has suspended Marion Superior Judge Kimberly J. Brown pending a decision on final disciplinary action on misconduct charges. The suspension with pay could be followed by an order to remove Brown from the bench after a three-judge panel found clear and convincing evidence against her on 46 out of 47 counts […]
While doing some academic journal digging for my article yesterday on "Petty Law Enforcement vs. the Poor," I came across some very interesting news-to-me (perhaps well known to everyone else) from a 1947 article by Marion Allen Grimes...Show More Summary
The surprise isn’t that JR Smith was fined by the league for untying the sneaker of an opponent. Rather, the surprise is that it was only $50K. Shawn Marion was the first victim two nights ago, and he tried the same on Greg Monroe (unsucessfully). Ok, enough, JR. This falls in line with Jason Kidd telling one [...]
J.R. Smith of the New York Knicks officially got fined $50,000 by the NBA for trying to untie opponent players' shoes during games. Smith was warned after untying Shawn Marion's shoes during a free throw attempt on Sunday: Then he tried...Show More Summary
January 1939. "Grocery store in Negro section. Homestead, Florida." Photo by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.
This is a recurring column I’m calling “7 Things I’ve Learned So Far,” where writers (this installment written by Marion Winik, author of HIGHS IN THE LOW FIFTIES: How I Stumbled Through the Joys of Single Living) at any stage of their...Show More Summary
Papa Vinyard's Oscar Sunday discusses THE BIG HOUSE, directed by George W. Hill, written by Frances Marion, Joseph Farnham, and Martin Flavin, and starring Robert Montgomery, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone, and Chester Morris Read the full...Show More Summary
Another day at the Marrakech Film Festival, another Dior look by attendee Marion Cotillard. But while her past looks have been polished couture cocktail dresses and spotted silk gowns, her most recent look is decidedly more relaxed... Show More Summary
May 1940. "Cotton carnival. Memphis, Tennessee." Waiting for her Royal Crown. Medium format negative by Marion Post Wolcott. View full size.
In Woody Allen's wonderful Midnight In Paris, once Gil Pender (Owen Wilson's character) travels through time and lands in Paris of his dreams, that of the 1920s, he meets Adriana (played by Marion Cotillard). Adriana feels she's missed on the real Golden Age in Paris, the Belle Epoque, when Paris was truly exciting. Show More Summary
Marion Cotillard dressed to impress at the Marrakech International Film Festival this past weekend. The star debuted a total of three looks by Dior, a bit unsurprising considering she's the face of the luxury brand's iconic Lady Dior bag. Show More Summary
Marion Cotillard attends a dinner hosted by Dior during the 2013 Marrakech International Film Festival on Sunday (December 1) in Marrakech, Morocco. The 38-year-old actress was joined at the dinner by fellow jury members Martin Scorsese and Patricia Clarkson, as well as actors Juliette Binoche and Mads Mikkelson. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of [...]