John Fund notes Sarah Palin’s “meandering and often bizarre” speech in Iowa proved she “clearly lacks the discipline for a full-fledged campaign.” The Huffington Post offers an excerpt: “Things must change for our government. Look at it. It isn’t too [...] The post Palin’s Bizarre Speech Panned appeared first on Political Wire.
John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight is still on hiatus until Feb. 8, but the host took time out to post a web exclusive video auditioning for the ‘50 Shades of Grey‘ film, despite the fact that it is “a movie that has already been made, based on a book that I have never...
John Rentoul makes three main points in this interesting comment piece for The Independent: 1 Most voters are not really interested in politics 2 Relatively few voters are influenced by what the political parties have to say 3 All of...Show More Summary
by Angela Guess Kristen V. Brown of SF Gate recently wrote, “John McCarthy, the scientist who coined the term ‘artificial intelligence,’ famously lamented that ‘as soon as it works, no one calls it AI anymore.’ He felt many of his field’s achievements are underappreciated. Show More Summary
By James M. Dorsey The United Kingdom's search for Jihadi John, the masked, British-accented fighter who appears in videos and beheading of foreigners condemned to death by the Islamic State, the jihadist group that controls a swath of Syria and Iraq, has highlighted the significance for militants of soccer as a recruitment and bonding tool. Show More Summary
Yes vs No: Cologne 2:31 Kate Berlant and John Early discuss their love (and hate) for Annie, cologne, and Carson Daly. Submitted by: chris_singel Regular Keywords: yes no cologne Views: 8
John Oliver appeared on YouTube Sunday night ahead of Last Week Tonight's second season premiere to offer up a "condescending, half-hearted" apology for the apparent controversy over his #NotMyChristian hashtag, which has nothing to do with religion and everything to do with the casting decisions for the 50 Shades of Grey movie.
(John Hinderaker) Miss Colombia, Paulina Vega, won the Miss Universe pageant tonight. No surprise there; she has been the betting favorite for the last few days. Miss USA, Nia Sanchez, finished second. In general, tonight’s Miss Universe finale followed form. Show More Summary
Famed horror director John Carpenter has been building up his album Lost Themes for a few months now. The 9-track album is a collection of brand new music that evokes the classic stylings of Carpenter’s films, such as Halloween, Escape From New York, Assault On Precinct 13, and more. Carpenter states: Lost Themes was all […]
The Royal Rumble is over and Roman Reigns will head to WrestleMania 31 to take on whomever the WWE Champion will be at the time. For now, that is still Brock Lesnar as he was able to defeat both Seth Rollins and John Cena to retain his title. Show More Summary
It could happen here, too, and the caller could be John Boehner. We hope you like us enough to “like” us on Facebook Now read this:Cop Indicted For Arson Not Suspended, Keeps Job (Jan 24, 2015) N.J. man again facing child porn charges after allegedly asking 11-year-old to date him (Jan 24, 2015) Nun Goes [...]
Mike Krzyzewski reached 1,000 career wins on Sunday afternoon against St. John's, but it is just one of many memorable wins for one of the greatest coaches in the history of college basketball. After all, how could a nonconference regular-season...Show More Summary
Ophelia, John Everett Millais Link is to zoomable version on Google Art Project; high resolution downloadable version (22 MB) on Wikimedia Commons; original is in the Tate, London. Prompted by yesterday’s post on the mezzotint print by John Stephenson after this painting by Millais, and the fact that I last mentioned the painting back in […]
(John Hinderaker) At American Thinker, Ciaran Brady eloquently makes the case for an effective right of self-defense in Europe, and in particular in Great Britain: The threat of marauding gunmen in a city, so vividly illustrated at the...Show More Summary
It was grand, all right. Just not for St. John's.
Apparently, John Boehner doesn't want to see how this plays out. Barack Obama won his two elections for president, as he reminded the American people (and congressional Republicans) during Tuesday night's State of the Union address.Show More Summary
George Will defended Speaker of the House John Boehner against criticism for inviting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a February 11th joint session of Congress just hours after President Barack Obama threatened to veto new sanctions against Iran, and said President Obama goes out of his way to "show disdain" for Congress and Netanyahu.
The United States will deny entry to anyone responsible for stoking violence during Nigeria’s election next month, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday. “Given the stakes it’s absolutely critical that these elections are conducted peacefully,” Kerry told...
Coach K, otherwise known as Mike Krzyzewski will be going for his 1,000 win of his career on Sunday afternoon when his Duke Blue Devils take on the St. John’s Red Storm. While people have known for a while that this day was actually coming for Coach K, now that’s its finally here, all eyes Coach K Looking For Win Number 1,000 Against St. Show More Summary
Maybe this is an Oscar race after all: At Saturday night's Producers Guild of America Awards, "Birdman" producers Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu, John Lesher and James W. Skotchdopole won the Darryl F. Zanuck Award for best movie, topping...Show More Summary