This morning, Kanye West became the third most-nominated artist in Grammy history. Sadly, we doubt the iconic recording artist is doing much celebrating. Late last month, West was hospitalized following an emotional breakdown that resulted...Show More Summary
For the 22nd straight month, US durable goods order (ex-transportation) declined on a year-over-year basis in October. This is the longest non-recessionary streak in US history bar none. But it's probably nothing, because this was pre-election and since then everything (survey-wise) has been soaring... we are yet to see "hard data" items.
The year 2016 might not go down in the books as the best in history, but one person who had a nonstop, gangbusters 12 months? The legendary Iris Apfel, who in this year alone worked on collabs with Happy Socks, fronted a Kate Spade campaign and launched an emoji keyboard... Continue reading
Gotta honor the best! We're just over two months away from the 59th Annual Grammy Awards, but the list of nominees is phenomenal! On Tuesday morning, The Recording Academy announced their FULL list of nominees for the 2017 Grammy Awards and Beyoncé, Adele, Kanye West, David Bowie, and Justin Bieber earned some MAJOR love! Video: Piers Morgan 'Throws [...]
Victims Margaret Harold [6/26/1957] (Maryland) Carroll Jackson [1/11/1959] (Virginia) Mildred Jackson [1/11/1959] (Virginia) Susan Jackson, 4 [1/11/1959] (Virginia) Janet Jackson, 18 months [1/11/1959] (Virginia) This Day In History:...Show More Summary
Alan Tudyk has a rich history in genre sci-fi, going all the way back to his 2002 turn in the cult hit Firefly, but later this month he will finally join what is arguably the biggest franchise in the business when he appears as enforcer droid K-2SO in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Show More Summary
RR Auction will present The Stanley Wiater archive of Modern Horror literature that comprehensively documents the history of the world?s most terrifying genre in its December monthly offering. A three-time winner of the illustrious Bram...Show More Summary
Out next month: Audacity: How Barack Obama Defied His Critics and Created a Legacy That Will Prevail by Jonathan Chait. “An unassailable case that, in the eyes of history, Barack Obama will be viewed as one of America’s best and [.....
London nightclub Fabric will reopen on Friday, January 6 following the successful renegotiation of its license last month. The reopening weekend will feature “a host of unannounced special guests from our history and our future,” according to a press release. Show More Summary
The Fox Business Network topped CNBC and scored its highest-rated month in total viewership for the month of November, according to Nielsen Media Research. November was also the first month ever the network beat CNBC in both business-day...Show More Summary
The team behind Chronicle—a new collaborative platform and community designed for photographers—have approached several libraries over the past six months to participate in the closed beta release of the platform. Users add recent photos...Show More Summary
History's 'Vikings' returns after months of hibernation.
July 2015 might well be known as the month online infidelity went public. This date coincided with one of the biggest and most revealing hacks in history when the Ashley Madison database was compromised and made available online.
To their surprise, delegates and speakers flying into Mumbai last month for Platts Steel Markets Asia conference were witnesses to history in the making. Ten days earlier, on November 8, the Modi government had launched a “demonetization” drive, the core of which was the gradual removal of Rupees 500 and Rupees 1,000 notes from circulation. Show More Summary
Fox News Channel was the most-watched basic cable channel in primetime during the month of November, with its best primetime numbers since 2012 and its best total day crowd in its history. CNN, meanwhile, had its most watched month in total day news demo viewers in eight years. Show More Summary
Ubisoft has been going all in for the celebration of its 30th anniversary. For the past six months, it has given out some pretty excellent titles from the history of the studio. Sadly, the final month of the year won't be anything noteworthy,...Show More Summary
From our viewpoint at the end of 2016, “War Pigs” — the ubiquitous leadoff track from Black Sabbath’s sophomore album Paranoid — looks like an inevitable piece of rock history. But like most cultural pivot points, “War Pigs” and its overt antiwar message are only inevitable in retrospect. Just the day before Paranoid came out […]
Over the last month, I've logged some serious mileage across California for a story about race and the national parks that was published on Sunday. It explores the ways in which the National Park Service, a federal agency originally charged with protecting wilderness, has come to conserve places...
If recent history is any indication, we need just one month to set up the NBA’s playoff races. Casual basketball fans often claim that there’s little reason to watch the NBA before Christmas, or even before the NFL season ends. ThisShow More Summary
With the passage of the Snoopers Charter earlier this month, the UK has become the most-surveilled "democratic" state in the world, where service providers are required to retain at least a year's worth of their customers' browsing history...Show More Summary