A young man took his artwork to the local market. He set up his booth with his paintings of a blue horse. People liked his work, but he never sold much. Each week he would go back hoping for someone to fall in love with his work. One...Show More Summary
Crystal Valentine was named New York City Youth Poet Laureate at a spoken word competition held at Lincoln Center last month.
I know a lot of mixed martial arts (MMA) fans were hoping to see Conor McGregor make a run at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title, currently held by Brazilian heartbreaker Jose Aldo, but Frankie Edgar just ran over the No. Show More Summary
The Heisman hopefuls really showed up in their respective games on Saturday. This week, the list of Heisman favorites changes, as a former winner is left out of our top five. Bleacher Report College Football Analyst Barrett Sallee gives you his updated top five finalists for the Heisman Trophy. Show More Summary
On SNL's Weekend Update, Michael Che had some angry words for Bill Cosby
This is an interesting question raised by the Writing Chinese project at Leeds. Helen Wang mentioned it to me in the hope that I might be willing to share my thoughts. I'll do Helen one better and share this with many others, in hopes that they too may be willing to share their thoughts. I'd […]
My TEDx talk in St Louis. Unfortunately, I had a bad cold. I hope you can hear me clearly :) Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar
From the Slope of Hope: They say be careful what you wish for. And, as is often the case, "they" are right. As a kid, I wished the world favored the smart. I was a smart kid, and it seemed like the world - at least my world - was dominated by bullies and airheads. Show More Summary
Time for another solo show from just me. I hope you still get some enjoyment out of it! I promise we'll be back to a regular show next week. Download the show here (thanks MoldyClay!)
Through 11 games this season, Carolina Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart provided his fantasy owners with the same old story. They selected him in the middle rounds of fantasy drafts hoping he will finally stay healthy and produce...Show More Summary
(John Hinderaker) I am an inveterate optimist, but the more I learn about what goes on in our universities, the more I conclude that our civilization has a death wish. Heather MacDonald’s article in City Journal on “micro-aggression” at UCLA prompted this particular bout of despondency. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers face a number of problems this season, not the least of which is a lack of quality depth at nearly every position. Minus a quality starting center, Lakers management loaded up on power forwards with the hope that Jordan Hill, Julius Randle, Ryan Kelly, Carlos Boozer, Ed Davis and Robert Sacre would address that deficiency. Show More Summary
Hope you're having a great Saturday night, everyone. Oh me? I'm Just Jammin', Fresh and Def. Read more...
The No. 20 Missouri Tigers travel to Tennessee, where they hope to bolster their thin lead in the SEC East against the Volunteers and upstart dual-threat Joshua Dobbs. Coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. ET on ESPN, and you can follow the box...Show More Summary
promoted by Rosi Yesterday, late on a Friday (two weeks after the election) when bad news is dumped in the hopes that the media will miss in in a drunken weekend haze, we learned the following about the Republican allegations regarding...Show More Summary
Marshall may be undefeated, but they committed two turnovers and 11 penalties to go with kicking-game blunders in a difficult win on Saturday, which will not help its hopes of playing in a major bowl game.
I'm back with my Week 12 NFL picks against the spread. Let's hope I can get back into the mix with some quality picks. Welcome back for another round of my SuperContest picks. I find myself scuffling along, not quite awful, but not particularly good. Show More Summary
The family Of Bob Marley has joined with a United States equity firm in hopes to build the first global brand of cannabis, reports The Guardian. Equity firm, Privateer Holdings, out of Seattle, has announced that it has reached a licensing deal with heirs of Marley. Show More Summary
This year’s 76ers are not about basketball. Rather, the 2014-15 76ers are all about potential and hope. The post Don’t Discount the Philadelphia 76ers Just Yet appeared first on The Good Men Project.
"Our new home." Now that Christopher Nolan's sci-fi spectacular Interstellar (Sound Off here) has been in theaters for over two weeks (which means we hope you've all seen it by now!), some great artwork and explanations are hitting the web. Show More Summary