There’s a reason why American men drive big pickup trucks: Women dig them. According to The Washington Free Beacon, a new poll by Insure, an independent consumer insurance website, found that women think attractive men are most likely...Show More Summary
According to the New Cities Foundation, a new independent non-profit with offices in Geneva and Paris: " Over the next decade, some $ 250 billion will be invested in the creation of new cultural districts around the globe"... "success...Show More Summary
YANGON, Myanmar--Indonesians of a certain age still speak about Seulawah, their country's first airplane, a Douglas DC-3 Dakota purchased from an American airman in Hong Kong during Indonesia's bitter war for independence from the Dutch after World War II. Show More Summary
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — In the fading light in the mountains above Sochi, the athletes and flags from Plea For Peace And Ukraine’s Independence In Sochi - -
Ukraine’s Olena Iurkovska won the bronze medal in the women’s six kilometer sitting competition, the country’s first medal, at the Sochi Paralympics on Saturday. She dedicated the medal to Ukraine independence and peace with Russia. “I devote my first medal in Sochi to an independent Ukraine,” Iurkovska said. Show More Summary
MonkeyBrain comics has been paving the way for independent digital comics, releasing quality, affordable titles from passionate creators. Ryan K Lindsay, no stranger to indie comics, just released the first issue of his ambitious new crime/horror/sci-fi series “Headspace” through MonkeyBrain on Wednesday, and it falls... Read More
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — In the fading light in the mountains above Sochi, the athletes and flags from Russia and Ukraine appeared side by side Saturday, united by success on the opening day of action at the Paralympics as the discord between their nations deepens.
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Ukraine's first medalist of the Sochi Paralympics dedicated her achievement Saturday to Ukrainian independence and appealed for peace with Russia.
Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget:...Show More Summary
PEORIA, IL - March 8, 2014 - The seventh annual Drunken Zombie Film Festival is now open for submissions! We are celebrating our 7th year of showing independent horror films to a horror audience that is hungry to see something outside of the studio system that can tap into the horror life line and bring them a great experience they have been craving. Show More Summary
If all songs are love songs, then maybe all stories of obsession are stories of love and doom, from Sentimental Education and Lolita to Horse Crazy and Moby-Dick. I saw two magnificent tales of photographic obsession this week at the Susanne Zander Gallery booth at the Independent, one of three... More »
Was it Pinnochio moment? Or a lets-act-like-a-lawyer moment? One of the reasons why independent often distrust partisans who make political arguments and prefer to do their own research before they’ll buy a partisan’s or ideologues argument is that some partisans may a)blatantly assert something is fact when it is no such thing b)act like they’re [...]
Here’s a graph from the latest Pew polling of the Millenials. It seems that they’re liberals who identify mainly as independents and don’t think a whole hell of a lot of the Democratic party. Yet, when they vote, they vote overwhelmingly for Democrats. The trick, as with any Democrat (including those who call themselves “Independent”), [Read more...]
8 of 30 Today is International Women's day and The Independent newspaper contains a series of inspirational quotes from and about influential women - here's my favourite from Rebecca West, now dead, but an important writer and thinker in her day. Show More Summary
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The first Ukrainian medalist of the Sochi Paralympics dedicated her achievement to "an independent Ukraine," appealing for peace as Russia intensifies its control of Crimea.
Catalonia is part of the sovereign Spanish state and at the moment the central government in Madrid takes the view that referendum on independence for Catalonia would be unconstitutional - and could not proceed without the agreement of the rest of Spain. Show More Summary
I am getting a bit confused over the pro-union parties attitude towards the possibility of Scotland voting for independence and standing on its own two feet. Now, in principle, all the other parties concede that this is perfectly feasible,...Show More Summary
The actor and former GOP presidential candidate's independent film about "censoring religious speech" has conservative confab CPAC buzzing. read more
Solipsism. It’s a fancy word that means that the self is the only existing reality and that the external world, including other people, are representations of one’s own self and can have no independent existence. A person who follows...Show More Summary
Independent developer, Turkdogan Tasdelen today is pleased to announce the release of InstaSticker 1.0, a new photo app title for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. InstaSticker is a minimalist photo app, in that you add unlimited stickers to your photos. Each sticker can be edited, rotated, resized separately. 1