"It is our true policy to steer clear of permanent alliances with any portion of the foreign world." President George Washington's farewell address Oy vey! Now, seven flags over Texas? Back in 2016... Texas Governor, Greg Abbott, flew...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — For all the lingering tensions between President Donald Trump and former President George W. Bush, Trump's White House shares one thing in common with his Republican predecessor's: People. Trump has installed more than...Show More Summary
When Sofia Coppola was young, she made videos to get out of writing reports at school. (Her first was one of George Washington, made with clay figures.) Still, she told New York editor Adam Moss during their Vulture Festival conversation that she only got the confidence to actually make films ... More »
A Republican tax plan has passed the House, but obstacles remain in the Senate. One of those obstacles: The plan appears to be not just unpopular, but also distinctively — almost historically — unpopular. My fellow George Washington University political scientist Chris Warshaw compiled public polls capturing support for major legislation dating back almost 30 years. […]
Patrick Steeves scored 14 points with five rebounds and four assists and George Washington beat Hampton 65-57
People magazine’s annual “Sexiest Man Alive,” which has been awarded in years past to no-brainer selections like George Clooney, Channing Tatum, and Denzel Washington, was announced a couple of days ago, and their pick for 2017 is… interesting? It’s country superstar, The Voice co-host, and Gwen Stefani squeeze Blake Shelton. He seems very nice! And […]
Winding along near-switchback curves to the 3,500-foot summit of Virginia’s Shenandoah Mountain, professional forager Jay Marion pulls his Dodge Caravan into the parking lot of the George Washington and Thomas Jefferson National Forests’...Show More Summary
How the Museum of the American Revolution found the only known depiction George Washington’s traveling headquarters during the Revolutionary War.
Six-foot-2 freshman dunks on Seminoles' 6-foot-9 forward
Terence Mann scored 17 points and Florida State won its opener for the fifth straight season, defeating George Washington 87-67
The Endocrine Society, George Washington University and the Consulate General of Peru are partnering to educate the local expatriate and immigrant communities about diabetes.
"Work" Kim Yong-geo Dance Theater from Korea Terrace Theater The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Washington, DC November 9, 2017 by George Jackson © 2017 by George Jackson "Work" could use a sense of play, of gracious relaxation, of elegance. Show More Summary
A couple of months back, the Oxford University Press blog ran an extract from Kevin J. Hayes’s George Washington: A Life in Books discussing the first President’s school days and early reading.Here’s an extract from that extract:Further evidence shows that at one point in his education Washington did attend school with other boys. Show More Summary
"Balance and Imbalance" Bereishit Dance Company of Seoul, Korea Millennium Stage South The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Washington, DC November 7, 2017 by George Jackson © 2017 by George Jackson Words that indicateShow More Summary
George Washington's 18th century distillery at Mount Vernon was, by all accounts, a tremendous success. Making his whiskey was hard work, but he didn't have much government to contend with, C. Jarrett Dieterle writes. Entrepreneur that...Show More Summary
DON SURBER: “The purge of princes in Saudi Arabia is the final humiliation for the Washington Establishment. The action repudiates everything President George Herbert Walker Bush said in his ‘Toward a New World Order’ address to a joint session of Congress. On September 11. 1990.”
Nested under a dome with geometric arabesque patterns and appearing to float on water, the Louvre Abu Dhabi is now home to Matisse, Mondrian -- and George Washington. The abstract expressionism of Jackson Pollock and Mark Rothko hangs...Show More Summary
Fog, mist and colorful fall foliage created a beautiful and tranquil setting to George Washington's estate on the Potomac River.
When virtually any American citizen is asked to name the first President of the United States, what’s the usual answer? George Washington, of course. But this week, the RedState Department of History looks at an alternative answer. Today’s...Show More Summary
NANCY PELOSI TO CBS’S CORDEN: GOP WORSE THAN ‘DARTH VADER.’ Ahh, good ol’ Nancy — attacking the good guy in the movie, and siding with George Lucas’s stand-ins for the Vietcong. (As Sonny Bunch writes at the Washington Post in the second link above, “As I always say, it’s not trolling if it’s true.”) UPDATE […]