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Monday 'snowmageddon' ranked just 36th for NYC

The blizzard that was supposed to be the “biggest snowstorm in the history of New York City” didn’t even crack the top 25.

What the %@&! Happened to Free Speech?

At his lecture on Monday, Art Spiegelman traced the graphic history of free speech from Mad Magazine to the Charlie Hebdo slayings. Art Spiegelman’s reputation doesn’t do him justice. Most people will recognize his name from his Pulitzer Prize–winning graphic novel Maus, a devastating, multi-layered account of the Holocaust. Show More Summary

Notes of interest from Apple's Q1 2015 conference call

Apple reported the biggest quarter in its company's history on Monday, selling nearly 100 million iPhones and iPads to earn $74.6 billion in quarterly revenue. Following the announcement, executives from the company participated in a conference call with analysts and the media, and notes of interest follow.

Patriots Right to Demand Due Process in Deflategate with NFL Discipline History

The New England Patriots may not deserve the benefit of the doubt, but in the light of recent NFL issues, they're more than entitled to due process until things are sorted out. This is what Patriots owner Robert Kraft did on Monday of...Show More Summary

'Sons of Liberty's' Ben Barnes is the bad boy of the American Revolution

The History Channel's six-hour mini-series take on the founding fathers' lead up to the American Revolution continues on Monday night (Jan. 26) with part two of "Sons of Liberty." In part one, audiences saw Sam Adams (Ben Barnes) and his fellow Bostonians increase their rebellion as the British increased taxation and supervision. Show More Summary

'We Want Refunds!' - Why Pro Wrestling Fans Are So Angry Again

3 days agoSports : Deadspin

You'd think that the first weather-related cancellation of an episode of Monday Night Raw in the show's 1000-plus episode history would be bad news for the WWE. But the many inches of snow aimed at Hartford, Connecticut, the location of tonight's now-scuttled Raw taping, are a sprinkle of luck that will spare WWE the heat of some pretty pissed off fans. Read more...

'We Want Refunds!' - Why Pro Wrestling Fans Are So Angry Again

You'd think that the first weather-related cancellation of an episode of Monday Night Raw in the show's 1000-plus episode history would be bad news for the WWE. But the many inches of snow aimed at Hartford, Connecticut, the location of tonight's now-scuttled Raw taping, are a sprinkle of luck that will spare WWE the heat of some pretty pissed off fans. Read more...

Louis C.K. Cancels Historic MSG Show Due To Historic Snow Storm Headed For New York City

At least one thing is going to be making history this week. Louis C.K. announced in an email to fans on Monday that he will not be performing at Madison Square Garden as scheduled on Tuesday, due to the "historic" snow storm currently bearing down on down New York City. Show More Summary

Ray's at Killer Creek Hosts Woodford Reserve Wine Dinner

Small batch bourbon lovers, Ray's at Killer Creek has four blissful hours in store for you on Monday, January 26. Chris Morris, the seventh master distiller in Brown-Forman Corporation's 140-year history, will be in the Alpharetta restaurant's bar area from 5-9 p.m. Show More Summary

Gallop Poll: A Brief History of Politicians Falling Off Horses

The neighs have it. Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D-Va.) is recovering nicely after falling off a horse while on vacation in Tanzania in December. The Clinton confidante broke seven ribs in the fall and underwent an operation on Monday to drain fluid from his chest. Show More Summary

Watch: Clippers week in review -- Austin Rivers makes history

Over the last week, the Clippers had a big win over the Trail Blazers in Portland. They lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers at home. They beat the Sacramento Kings on the road. Then they defeated the Boston Celtics at home on Monday.

Knicks End Longest Single-Season Losing Streak in Franchise History

With Monday's 99-92 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans, the New York Knicks ended a 16-game stretch of futility that represents the longest single-season losing streak in franchise history, per Sportsnet Stats. Having last won a game Dec. Show More Summary

PBS Kids & 'Sesame Street' to Premiere Cookie Monster Special 'The Cookie Thief' on Monday, February 16

–PBS KIDS and SESAME STREET will premiere an all-new one-hour special on February 16, 2015. “The Cookie Thief,” Cookie Monster’s first special, builds on SESAME STREET’s 45-year history of helping children grow smarter, stronger and kinder.

Chast, Piketty, Rankine among 2014 National Book Critics Circle nominees

last weekArts : Art Beat

For the first time in National Book Critics Circle Award history, the same book was a finalist in two different categories. Claudia Rankine’s 2014 book “Citizen: An American Lyric” was nominated in poetry and criticism. On Monday night...Show More Summary

Slavery? Jim Crow? Fox host says ‘race relations are worse than they ever have been’ on MLK Day

last weekNews : The Raw Story

Fox News host Andrea Tantaros said on Monday that President Barack Obama had contributed to making race relations worse than any time in U.S. history, but she gave him “credit” for going to school and marrying the mother of his children. On the Martin Luther King Jr. Day edition of Out...

Cold Hard Fact for Monday, January 19, 2015

Fact: The Seattle Seahawks' Jon Ryan's TD pass was the first by a punter in NFL postseason history (since 1966). Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: @ ESPNNFL Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com

Tiger Woods cheers on Lindsey Vonn at World Cup race…in a creepy mask and minus a tooth

Lindsey Vonn skied into World Cup history Monday in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy, winning for the 63rd time in her storied career. She was thrilled to have her family there — and surprised when a guy wearing a skull mask turned out to be her boyfriend, Tiger Woods. He appeared to be trying to go incognito […]

John Fox 'looking forward to challenge' of leading Bears

The Chicago Bears went with experience when they hired John Fox on Friday to help restore the franchise to respectability. On Monday at Halas Hall, Fox was introduced as the franchise's 15th head coach and the first in club history with previous experience as a head coach for another team.

Tiger Woods surprises Lindsey Vonn at record-breaking race

Lindsey Vonn made ski racing history Monday — but that wasn't the unexpected part.

Lindsey Vonn breaks Alpine skiing record with 63rd win

Lindsey Vonn became the most successful female in Alpine skiing World Cup history Monday, marking her 63rd victory in the competition.

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