Nolan Peterson Security, From aircraft carriers. USS GEORGE H.W. BUSH, Mediterranean Sea—During the early days of World War II, the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Winston Churchill made a memorable comment about British pilots’ defense...Show More Summary
We have noted previously the progress of the Spanish Inquisition on the Canary Islands in the early 16th century. We turn here to another auto de fe it authored there in 1587 from the same source, The Inquisition in Spanish Dependencies, available free from Google books here. By this time, the Canaries boasted a population […]
The prince starts school in September, and he’ll be spending more and more time away from the closely-guarded privacy of the family home.
Once upon a time in TV Land, a sketch-comedy show from "beautiful downtown Burbank" swept through prime time like a comic cyclone. The weekly mayhem was anchored by two relatively straitlaced comedians in tuxedos and included a bizarre array of characters: a cigarette-puffing German who found everything...
“Reading is a discount ticket to everywhere.” ? Elizabeth Hardwick George Romero Gave Rise to Underdog Cinema – No Film School 9 Filmmaking Tips from George Romero – Film School Rejects How to Land the Cover of Sports Illustrated – Pro...Show More Summary
Prince William and Kate Middleton walk hand-in-hand with their adorable kids Prince George and Princess Charlotte on Friday (July 21) in Hamburg, Germany. The royal family toured helicopter models before departing from Hamburg airport on the last day of their visit to Poland and Germany. Earlier in the day, Will and Kate received a quick [...]
It came from Pittsburgh. The modern-day zombie movie wasn’t a creature spawned in Hollywood. Instead, we have the Steel City to thank for giving us George Romero, who was proudly Pennsylvanian and filmed near his hometown with unknown actors and a bare-bones budget. Welcome to another edition of...
George Shomo, 53, from Brooklyn, New York, had never taken a flight until this July after winning a very intrepid holiday in a raffle at work.
By Steve Horn and Curtis Waltman, MuckRock Behind the scenes, as law enforcement officials tried to stem protests against the Dakota Access pipeline, alumni from the George W. Bush White House were leading a crisis communications effort...Show More Summary
Sparta Prague has signed Cameroon midfielder Georges Mandjeck from French first division club Metz
Israeli student Rotem Bides has generated a major controversy after allegedly stealing items from the Auschwitz-Birkenau memorial site in Poland for an artwork. The university has since cancelled the exhibition, and Bides may face prosecution from Poland as well as disciplinary action from the school. Show More Summary
George Romero: In the July 17 Section A, the obituary of horror-film director George A. Romero said his son Cam was from Romero’s earlier marriage to Christine Romero. Cam, whose full name is George Cameron, is from Romero’s first marriage, to Nancy Romero. Daughter Tina and son Andrew are from...
(George Washington University) Mandi Pratt-Chapman, MA, associate center director for patient-centered initiatives and health equity, accepted a check from the Avon Foundation at the annual walk in Washington, DC. The money will fund a patient navigator who will provide resources to help breast cancer patients in the DC area.
After giving birth to twins, Amal Clooney indulged in some R & R time with husband George in Lake Como, Italy. Of course, we'd expect nothing less from the stylish lawyer and activist than a vacation wardrobe that's romantic, slightly bohemian-inspired, and trend conscious. Show More Summary
This morning in 1888, two different locales in the U.S. state of New Jersey put two different men to death — respectively hanged by James Van Hise pere and fils, father and son executioners. George Kearney (From the New York Herald, July 19, 1888) In the heart of New Jersey’s great apple whiskey district is […]
Your day is never complete until you hear something crazy from around the world and it’s usually coming from Florida. A South Florida man thought he had an absolute genius plan to pretend to be the manager of world-renowned singer Adele and scam his way to getting free sneakers from NBA players and merchandise […]
If you recently received an email from a man claiming to be the manager of British chanteuse Adele, you should think twice before sending him any of your prized possessions. It’s most likely a con perpetrated by a South Florida man named Justin Jackson. According to the Miami Herald, which cites an arrest warrant for […]
Coming from a GotGame interview with Level-5 abby’s Games Marketing Director Lucy Pozniak and Senior Manager of Production George Valko... GG: Asking more of a hardball question, what kind of business model will be used on the mobile...Show More Summary
Last year, George Romero raved about a 4K restoration of Night of the Living Dead that the Museum of Modern Art and The Film Foundation whipped up from the original negatives. The digital restoration was shown just a couple times at MoMA last November, and Romero noted that it’s “closer than anything we’ve seen to the definitive version […]