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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer Has Arisen

"There's been an awakening. Have you felt it?" A billion years in the making, here's the first trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." The J.J. Abrams film stars John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Lupita Nyong'o, Oscar Isaac,...Show More Summary

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser Trailer is HERE!!!

Walt Disney Studios and Lucasfilm has released the teaser trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" starring Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker, John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver,...Show More Summary

Taking Liberties

The History Channel released this photo to promote its upcoming series Sons of Liberty. According to the caption on its website, it shows: Dr. Joseph Warren [hmmm] Paul Revere [okay] Samuel Adams [snort!] John Hancock [come on] JohnShow More Summary

The Gospel According to the Other Mary – opera reviews

Credits: ENO/Richard Hubert Smith Alt Text: The Gospel According to the Other Mary World stage premiere of John Adams's Resurrection tale oratorio is 'fabulously intense' Hot Ticket Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 7:48am What you need...Show More Summary

Katy Perry, Suki Waterhouse, & Tons of Stars Sing Touching 'Imagine' Cover For UNICEF - Watch Now!

Check out Katy Perry singing John Lennon‘s famous classic “Imagine” in a new star-studded video for UNICEF! The 30-year-old entertainer was joined in the video by Suki Waterhouse, Adam Lambert, Dianna Agron, Nina Dobrev, Cody Simpson, Idris Elba, Courteney Cox, Nicole Scherzinger, David Arquette, Seth Green, Taye Diggs, Rumer Willis, and Priyanka Chopra to bring [...]

Mindblown.

John Adams's The Gospel According to the Other Mary opened in its first-ever full staging at ENO last night. I was mesmerised and mind-blown. Here's my review... http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/classical/reviews/the-gospel-according-to-the-other-mary-opera-review-john-adams-triumphant-update-of-the-passion-of-the-christ-9877245.html...Show More Summary

Episode 6 - Courtney Martin

Names We Drop John Geci Louise Cort Bob Briscoe Naomi Dalglish Martin Ampt- curator Matthew Metz Sarah Jaeger Melissa Weiss Adam Field Bill Gilbert Gina Bobrowski Barking Spider Dan Anderson Robin Dreyer Matt Kelleher Ron Philbeck Shoko...Show More Summary

Two Killed, Nine Others Injured In Multi-Vehicle Mangle

According to Berks County DA John Adams, the driver fell asleep at the wheel

NEW YORK TIMES COMMENTER ED FONTLEROY delivers a bracing dose of reality to Charles Blow’s fever-swa…

NEW YORK TIMES COMMENTER ED FONTLEROY delivers a bracing dose of reality to Charles Blow’s fever-swamp conspiracy theories: John Quincy Adam’s campaign called Andrew Jackson’s mother a prostitute... and American electoral history has a lot worse (and funnier) mudslinging acrimony in its annals than that. Then what happens is people go out and […]

Interviewing John Hussman: "The Market Is Overvalued By 100%"

Submitted by Adam Taggart via Peak Prosperity, John Hussman is highly respected for his prodigious use of data and adherence to what it tells him about the state of the financial markets. His regular weekly market commentary is widely regarded as one of the best-researched, best-articulated publications available to money managers. Show More Summary

College basketball recruiting roundup: Isaiah Briscoe's decision is coming

Will it be Kentucky, St. John's or UConn for Briscoe? The Isaiah Briscoe sweepstakes will reach a resolution soon. The five-star recruit will commit in the early signing period from Nov. 12-19, according to Adam Zagoria. Briscoe cut his list of schools to St. Show More Summary

John Cleese on the Black Knight and Douglas Adams’ High Heels

In the latest episode of Geek's Guide to the Galaxy, John Cleese talks about meeting Douglas Adams and his journey to Monty Python. The post John Cleese on the Black Knight and Douglas Adams’ High Heels appeared first on WIRED.

How much of racial discrimination stems from the customers?

Here is some reporting on a new paper by John Nunley, Adam Pugh, Nicholas Romero, and Richard Seals, here is one bit: Black applicants faced major discrimination when applying for jobs with a customer focus. Researchers looked for jobs with words like “customer,” “sales,” “advisor,” “representative,” “agent,” and “loan officer” in the description. For jobs […]

The ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ Title is ‘The Force Awakens’

The Star Wars Twitter has revealed the official title of Star Wars Episode VII. It’s Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. Directed by J.J. Abrams, it stars John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker. Show More Summary

An elementary school accidentally sent a message to parents telling them all 717 kids had gone missing.

3 weeks agoOdd : Happy Place

Field trip to nowhere. (Thinkstock) Parents of students at John Adams Elementary School in Corona, California, were terrified a couple of weeks ago to receive automated phone calls telling them their students were not in school. The school uses a program called Blackboard Messaging that automatically lets parents know when their kids are absent. Show More Summary

Quote of the Day: John Quincy Adams

Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost. — John Quincy AdamsFiled under: PMO Tagged: Democracy, John Quincy Adams, Principle, Voting

Crowdfunded Magazines Take Aim at Sexism in Fantasy and Horror

In the new episode of Geek's Guide to the Galaxy podcast, author Cat Rambo, fiction editor Ellen Datlow, and Lightspeed magazine owner John Joseph Adams discuss women's contributions to horror and science-fiction writing. The post Crowdfunded Magazines Take Aim at Sexism in Fantasy and Horror appeared first on WIRED.

"Before President Obama, whose brown eyes are opaque when you look into them, presidents have been more known for blue eyes…."

"The ones with brown eyes, Richard Nixon and L.B.J., came a cropper."And:George Washington, blue-gray eyes; John Adams, blue; Thomas Jefferson, hazel; James Madison, brown; James Monroe, blue-gray; John Quincy Adams, black; Andrew Jackson,...Show More Summary

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