(John Hinderaker) From the Washington Post: Take Ice Age Europe, for example. A new study of genetic material from the period reveals a continent roiling with change. First, an upstart band of modern humans arrived, slowly pushing their ancient predecessors out of existence. Show More Summary
The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Sexy Craig. John: And this is Episode 248 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the show we’ll be talking about how […]
John Williams, who has scored every Star Wars live action movie to date, isn't sure if he'll be back for Episode VIII.
Last year we reported on a collaboration between actor John Malkovich, director Robert Rodriguez, and cognac company Louis XIII, to create a film that wouldn’t be viewed for 100 years. (The idea being, that that’s how long it takes Louis...Show More Summary
Being a big celebrity means no respite from relentless fans even on vacation, as John Stamos showed in an Instagram video he posted of him meeting a fan. Stamos, however, was afforded a slight break from being his bafflingly handsome self, as the fan thought he was Rob Lowe. Show More Summary
Last week, after months of teasing, Blink-182 released the first single from California, the band’s Tom Delonge-less new record. Produced and co-written by John Feldmann—the Goldfinger member turned hitmaker for bands like 5 Seconds Of Summer—“Bored To Death” sounds like a song built for radio play. Show More Summary
Italy midfielder Marco Verratti will miss this summer's European Championships after Paris Saint-Germain announced the player is poised to undergo groin surgery that will sideline him for eight weeks. Bleacher Report's Jonathan Johnson...Show More Summary
In following up on his SS16 collection, it-menswear designer John Elliott is already back, revealing a new capsule. The delivery is a followup to his “Running Through Vietnam” line, which was inspired by a personal trip to the country. In sticking with the theme, the new collection is titled “rtv+,” as the color palette for […]
Many people scoffed in January 2014 when Cisco CEO John Chambers pegged the “Internet of Everything” as a potential $17 trillion market, five to 10 times more impactful on society than the Internet itself. Two years later, it seems that Chambers’ prediction for the phenomenon more commonly known as the Internet of Things (IoT) could be on the conservative side. Read More
Broncos G.M. John Elway moved up in the first round of the draft to select quarterback Paxton Lynch, a developmental project who seems very unlikely to beat out Mark Sanchez for the starting job this season. But Lynch may not take as long to become the Broncos’ starter as most observers are expecting. Elway said…
ESPN’s Dick Vitale is known for his unbounded enthusiasm about college hoops, but he’s also very excited about music, live-tweeting concerts from artists from Billy Joel to Barry Manilow to Elton John to Lionel Richie to Rod Stewart....Show More Summary
The United States cannot confirm a statement by Russian military officials that al-Nusra Front is responsible for an attack on a refugee camp in northern Syria, US Department of State spokesperson John Kirby stated in a press briefing on Friday.
Filmmaker Penny Lane (Our Nixon) presents Nuts!, a documentary about the infamous scammer John R. Brinkley. Brinkley became rich and famous by transplanting goat testicles into people as a cure for impotence and other diseases. Which of course didn’t work.
Moisés Chiullan: There is something wrong with the opening crawl for The Force Awakens. Fan and typography enthusiast John Gruber and original Star Wars opening title sequence designer Dan Perri help unravel he mystery of where (and when) things went wrong. I had a ton of fun doing this podcast. Show More Summary
Authored by Steve H. Hanke of The Johns Hopkins University. Follow him on Twitter @Steve_Hanke. Over this past weekend, the New York Times published reportage, “Taking on Poachers, Kenya Burns Ivory” by Jeffrey Gettleman. Richard Leakey,...Show More Summary
John Pyper-Ferguson, Patrick Fischler and Aloma Wright will also reprise their roles for the new season of the USA Network drama. read more
Dave Franco’s character in the upcoming film Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising will be gay and engaged to another man (John Early, formerly of 30 Rock). Franco’s character, Pete, was for all intents and purposes heterosexual in the original fr… Read The post Dave Franco Is A Gay Frat Bro in ‘Neighbors 2’ – VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Immediate demands of Scotland for a referendum on secession from the United Kingdom are unlikely to be successful, Scottish Green Party lawmaker John Finnie told Sputnik on Friday.
Military men are expected to be a lot of things, but at home and to their kids, they're just "Daddy." Airman John Grieten, who has been deployed in Southwest Asia for the past six months, transitioned from military man back to dad through a surprise at each of his children's schools. Show More Summary