Highlights of this day in history: Germany's Reichstag burns, giving the Nazis under Adolf Hitler a pretext to seize absolute power; A cease-fire ends the Persian Gulf War; Actress Elizabeth Taylor born; Children's TV host Fred Rogers dies. (Feb. 27)
Alex Pettyfer is dapper as he poses for a photograph alongside nightlife promoter Bryan Rabin at Elizabeth Taylor’s Birthday Celebration held at Giorgio’s on Saturday (February 24) in The Standard Hollywood. The 27-year-old actor was joined at the event by Nolan Gerard Funk and Ian Nelson, as well as stylist George Kotsiopoulos and designer Brian [...]
You don’t have to think porn’s OK, or that speech never does harm, to see that Ross Douthat’s censorship ideas will fall flat on their face [Rick Garnett/Prawfs, Taylor Millard/Hot Air quoting me, Elizabeth Nolan Brown, Tyler Cowen]Show More Summary
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast This article was published in partnership with The Marshall Project, a nonprofit news organization covering the U.S. criminal justice system. By Taylor Elizabeth Eldridge Using certain kinds of drugs...Show More Summary
In the 19th century, critics and audiences thought blacks were incapable of singing as well as their white, European counterparts. Greenfield forced them to reconcile their ears with their racism. The post The Story of Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield, America’s First Black Pop Star appeared first on The Good Men Project.
On 4 January 2018, Mary Boone Gallery will open at its Fifth Avenue location From the Liz Taylor Series, an exhibition of paintings by Kathe Burkhart curated by Piper Marshall. Kathe Burkhart has painted depictions of Elizabeth Taylor for more than thirty years. Show More Summary
The last time women lead the highest-performing movies at the box office, Elizabeth Taylor slinked around an eastern Mississippi estate in a skin-tight white négligée. But 59 years later, women rule the box office again. The three top-performing...Show More Summary
Donald Williams points us to this new paper by Gang Chen, Yaqiong Xiao, Paul Taylor, Tracy Riggins, Fengji Geng, Elizabeth Redcay, and Robert Cox: In neuroimaging, the multiplicity issue may sneak into data analysis through several channels... Show More Summary
Alison Elizabeth Taylor's intricate marquetry yields uncanny scenes and complex visual effects. The post Surreal Scenes of the American West Ingeniously Rendered in Wood appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The Backwards Forward is a show of new works by Brooklyn-based artist Alison Elizabeth Taylor at James Cohan, Lower East Side. In the artist?s fifth solo gallery show, Taylor?s new work reveals an evolution in media and technique that demonstrates her restless creativity and originality. Show More Summary
Letters respond to Elizabeth Kolbert on carbon capture, to Tad Friend on ageism, and to Taylor Clark on video-game live-streaming.
Look for new books too by Barbara Taylor Bradford and Elizabeth Berg, and a middle-school title by Neil Patrick Harris.
The Inspector checks into Beaverbrook in Surrey, whose past guests include Churchill, Elizabeth Taylor, Rudyard Kipling and Ian Fleming. But would they have had to wait 20 minutes for their wine?
“I might Elizabeth Taylor this thing. You don’t know.” Read more...
EXCLUSIVE: In their first public statements since the makers of the drama Wind River regained control of the drama amid the Harvey Weinstein sex scandal, writer-director Taylor Sheridan, stars Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen, and producers...Show More Summary
In the world of fine jewels, provenance is second only to inherent quality. If a jewel has previously been owned by a celebrity ? Elizabeth Taylor, for example ? that connection becomes a permanent part of its history and allure. But an even greater level of cachet is added when jewelry has been part of a royal collection. Show More Summary
Americans began their love affair with Puerto Vallarta in 1964, when Elizabeth Taylor arrived there to film The Night of the Iguana. During her stay, she carried on a very public extramarital affair with soon-to-be-husband, Richard Burton, that became tabloid fodder for the fans back home. The ensuing whirlwind of scandal and romance helped put... Read more »
John Stamos and Caitlin McHugh coupled up for a good cause! The 54-year-old Fuller House star and his fiancee snapped some adorable photos together at The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation and mothers2mothers dinner held at Ron Burkle‘s Green Acres Estate on Tuesday (October 24) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The event marks the duo’s first official [...]
The Weinstein Company’s lone awards-season contender has axed its connection to the embattled studio. Wind River, written by Taylor Sheridan and starring Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen, will no longer feature any mention of Harvey Weinstein’s former company on its Netflix and DVD release, or its awards-season screeners, according to ... More »
No doubt Michael Jackson was smiling down Tuesday night as two of his children stood hand-in-hand in support of his longtime friend, the late Elizabeth Taylor. Read more...