low-country: Jan Cornelisz Vermeyen - The Marriage at Cana (1530) In this night scene – a novelty in painting at the time – Vermeyen succeeded in creating a dramatic effect. Candlelight plays over the faces and casts dark shadows. For...Show More Summary
Match fixing allegations from Galatasaray’s game played last weekend threaten to mar the 2014/15 Turkish Super Lig. First, the backstory. When Besiktas Chairman Suleyman Seba died before this season started, the Turkish Football Federation was quick to name this season in his … Continue reading ?
Yesterday, Solange Knowles showed up at Martell Cognac's 300th anniversary party in Cannes trailed by what can only be described as an enormous black ruffle. It looked like a dark rain cloud, or, perhaps, like the death shadow that killed Renly Baratheon on Game of Thrones in season two. It was actually... More »
Joe Biden was not the only one who found himself in crisis when a videotape emerged during the 1988 presidential primary exposing him as a plagiarist.
Every war casts a long shadow, from the heroism of the Greatest Generation to the dark ambiguities of Vietnam. It was inevitable, then, that the 2016 presidential candidates would be confronted with the war in Iraq.
Superpowers flex their military muscle over the oil-rich South China Sea as the Philippine president is locked in a legal battle with his nation's Supreme Court over a defense pact with the US.
Awareness campaigns, sunscreen and mending the hole in the ozone layer have all played a part in the battle against skin cancer. But the beachgoers of Peru now have another form of relief from the sun's harmful UV rays. Aimed at drawing...Show More Summary
????? No need for a jacket in the morning. Quilted reflections of light lay in the dark space between an SUV and a truck. A rear collar button shone; trees on a stepback roof five stories up leaned out of their own building’s shadow to catch the light. The line of Sabrett umbrellas and the steel […]
I've forgotten how to use my shield. That's the first thing I realize when I begin playing Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin. I've forgotten that I even have a shield, and I would really rather just slide out of the way or set up a visceral attack with a nicely [...]
"Let the other guy have the stronger handshake" "Be small. Don't you know you cast a very dark shadow" and other ways there is a different set of rules for people of color. Performed brilliantly by this young trio. The post “Da Rules” appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Ryan Adams has been cranking out a steady stream of non-album singles lately, and some of them, like “No Shadow,” have been truly great. Add another keeper to that pile. Earlier this month, Adams announced the impending release of a new 7? called I Do Not Feel Like Being Good, which includes three new songs […]
Salem and its use of sex and violence is one of the things that really made the show stick out in its first season, especially as it started to revel more in its dark, camp nature. “Book Of Shadows” spends a lot of time focusing more on the sexual aspects of the show, especially as it pertains to the power that comes from that sex. Show More Summary
Gideon Welles investigates how the 228 Incident and the White Terror, two dark chapters of Taiwanese history, are looked upon today. "Each man was trussed up and the lot were bound together, neck-to-neck, by heavy cords. They were headed...Show More Summary
Episode Description: In our final podcast with insight meditation teacher John Travis, he describes the training that new teachers are going through in his tradition. He also touches on the subject of enlightenment, the shadow, and our tendency to try and bypass the human condition. Show More Summary
A film by Gilles-Alexandre Deschaud that “follows a ukelele-playing girl who is chased through a dark forest by the monster that emerges from her own shadow.” Read the rest
Reviews are dropping for new indie hope Titan Souls. Is it a one-hit kill for critics? Titan Souls is a hard little indie game from Acid Nerve, influenced by Dark Souls, Shadow of the Colossus and old-school Zelda games. Players have to take down a series of bosses that can be approached in any order. […]
I practice gastroenterology in Cleveland in the dark shadow of a large medical institution whose name contains the name of our city. They are a world class medical institution whose reputation is largely derived from its cardiovascular department. Presumably, these practitioners, like all doctors, advise patients who smoke that cigarettes have deleterious health effects. […]
When language delays or social detachment mark a baby for a diagnosis of autism, dark clouds cast that child's future in shadow. But researchers have discovered a test that can reliably forecast, some time between a baby's first and second birthday, whether those dark clouds will linger or...
A trio of editors, Demitria Lunetta, Kate Karyus Quinn, and Mindy McGinnis, have raised more than $1,000 on Kickstarter for a young adult anthology entitled Among the Shadows. Thirteen writers have contributed “stories of darkness and...Show More Summary
With his dark, brooding nature and penchant for shadows, Batman is everything a cowboy isn’t. But what happens if you mash the two archetypes together? You can the Square Enix Batman Timeless Wild West figure currently available for pre-order. Show More Summary