The author, artist and cartoonist Mimi Pond took home the 2014 Literary Award in the Graphic Literature category from PEN Center USA, according to this announcement. Special attention was given to Pond's recent memoir Over Easy, according to the citation. Show More Summary
UNIVERSITY VILLAGE—Moxee Restaurant will feature a month-long barbecue celebration beginning September 1. From Korean to Polish to South Carolina, all varieties of 'cue will be present. Look for special beers and cocktails to go with the menu. PILSEN—If you're a...
Exploring the lunar surface is now a quick click away for desk-bound normals, but there are still some moon mysteries that only those special folks from Apollo missions will ever really experience. Like how it smells. The consensus: Spent gunpowder. Read more...
Twitter user @nycsouthpaw was onboard the notoriously lengthy Hawaiian Airlines nonstop flight from New York-JFK to Honolulu yesterday, when he noticed a little something special within the seatback entertainment moving map: I like that the airbus maps show notable shipwrecks. Edgy move. pic.twitter.com/21kiYAojjL — southpaw (@nycsouthpaw) August 27, 2014
Next month will mark exactly two years since the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi. And a week from this Friday, Fox News will present a special documentary about the attacks, speaking with security operatives who were there, titled 13 Hours at Benghazi.
Special forum with panel, "#Ferguson to Forest Grove" held on 8/28 at 7 p.m. in Marsh 216 http://t.co/yltvnmiPMs pic.twitter.com/Lu8lFf4ZDt — Pacific University (@pacificu) August 27, 2014
As of today, Final Fantasy XIV has made it a full year since its successful relaunch. Producer Naoki Yoshida took the time to celebrate with a special letter from the producer, looking back at the past year of operation, both the pitfalls and the highlights. Show More Summary
Bonus: You'll also get a high-five from your bartender.
Welcome to the Fantasy War Room! Join Nick Stevens and Matt Ufford from 5-6 pm Eastern for the War Room's live show from our New York City studio, then stick around for a fantasy chat with SB Nation's experts until 10 pm.
OAK CLIFF—Celebrate Labor Day with a lobster boil at Driftwood. This Sunday from 2-6 p.m., get a whole Maine lobster and sides of corn and potatoes for $28 per person. Drink specials will include $5 cocktails, $5 wine and $3...
BEIJING (Reuters) - A top official of China's Communist Party told a special envoy from Vietnam on Tuesday the two neighbors should try to rebuild their battered ties after a flare-up over sovereignty in the South China Sea, the official Xinhua news agency said. Show More Summary
I have a special freebie for you to download today courtesy of Design Cuts. They’ve kindly donated a free sample pack from their new collection of Grungy Paper & Card textures for my readers to enjoy. The pack contains 5 high resolution...Show More Summary
I had ambivalent feelings, walking away from the ‘Chimera Ant’ saga. It wasn’t that I disliked HxH; I was just frustrated that these appealing characters weren’t in a plot they deserved. When hat happened, I realized my reluctance was a result of one part of the shonen formula. Show More Summary
It took about two seconds into this engagement shoot for me to realize we had our hands on something special. I'm talking blooms from Pollen Floral Design and photography by Brumley and Wells...or in other words, the dream team. They took to the rooftops of Brooklyn for a boho chic love sesh, and the gallery is proof that #WeddingWednesday…
Ballet dancers have flexible bodies conditioned from hours of training. Their specialized workouts create long and lean frames — think Natalie Portman in Black Swan. Their shapely legs, abs, thighs and buttocks come through hybrid weight training, Pilates and cardio workouts with some straight-up ballet pole (barre) stretching. Their moves are spreading like wildfire, and [...]
The following information comes from the official Mother 2 website and was transslated by Siliconera “It’s already been 20 years since the release of Earthbound [Mother 2 in Japanese]. … does that make you happy? Yes: me too. No: Then...Show More Summary
The mattress was in the parking lot of a retirement home, and the man was homeless. A PSNI sergeant told a special sitting of the Magistrate’s Court in Derry that he found the convicted sex offender, naked from the waist down, watching porn on a handheld DVD player and having simulated sex with a mattress [...]
Crossposted from the Ms. Blog Co-authored by Alicia Garza, Special Projects Director, National Domestic Workers Alliance Today, we join thousands of women across the country to commemorate the ratification in 1920 of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, which granted women the right to vote. Show More Summary
Crossposted from the Ms. Blog http://msmagazine.com/blog/2014/08/26/on-womens-equality-day-all-lives-matter/ Co-authored by Alicia Garza, Special Projects Director, National Domestic Workers Alliance Today, we join thousands of women...Show More Summary
It's all about looking at things from the right angle. The work of a biotechnology company like Biogen Idec--a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company that specializes in medicines for people with neurodegenerative diseases, hematologic conditions and autoimmune disorders--is hard to explain. Show More Summary