Today is a leap second day! Since we all have a spare second, let's catch up on the news: Olivia Chow could defeat Adam Vaughan, John Tory thinks weed should be decriminalized, and the Mystery Tunnel keeps on giving. A new poll shows Olivia Chow could defeat MP Adam Vaughan, but it would be a close race. Show More Summary
[Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 29 June 1777](http://www.masshist.org/digitaladams/archive/doc?id=L17770629ja): >My dearest Friend >The enclosed Newspapers will communicate to you, all the News I know. >The Weather here begins to be very hot. Show More Summary
Most people know Paradise Lost as the title of John Milton's epic poem, first published in 1667, concerning the Biblical story of the Fall of Man: the temptation of Adam and Eve by the fallen angel Satan and their expulsion from the Garden of Eden. Show More Summary
Adam Lambert gives photographers a smoldering look while attending Logo’s 2015 Trailblazer Honors Gala held at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine on Thursday (June 25) in New York City. The 33-year-old “Ghost Town” singer was joined by Kelly Osbourne, Raven-Symone, Scream‘s Tyler Posey, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt‘s Tituss Burgess, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, Orange Is [...]
1. Why don’t we get rid of certificate-of-need health care laws? 2. John Cochrane on four percent growth. 3. Donald Trump markets in everything. 4. EconTalk, Adam Davidson on Hollywood and the future of work. 5. State budgets are not in great shape these days.
"Prop 8 - The Musical" starring Jack... 3:17 A star-studded cast turns out for Marc Shaiman's "Prop 8 - The Musical." Submitted by: Funny Or Die Immortal Keywords: Jack Black John C. Reilly Adam Shankman Marc Shaiman mike farah Margaret...Show More Summary
From the left, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams and Thomas Jefferson. Franklin and Adams helped revise the Declaration of Independence. Here... The post CNN’s Don Lemon: We May Want to Rethink Slave Owner Thomas Jefferson (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
From Petapixel, a list of photographic firsts, including the first photograph (1826), the first digital photograph (1957), the first photo of the Sun (1845), and the first photograph of a US President (1843). John Quincy Adams, the sixth President of the United States, was the first president to have his photograph taken. Show More Summary
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver John Brown had an impressive rookie year in 2014. Is Brown primed for a 2015 breakout? Can he become a go-to wide receiver? Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Chris Simms discuss John Brown in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
When John Adams’ A Flowering Tree had its world premiere in Vienna in 2006, critical reaction from the Austrian and German press was mixed-to-negative.
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Deliver me from your cold phlegmatic preachers.... Abigail Adams, Letter to John Adams (1776) At first one might conclude that he's an evangelist who, seeing himself as a representative of the Lord, tries to find good in the unlikeliest of people. Show More Summary
Adam Gopnik talks to Gerald Busby, who has many colorful tales to tell; John Luther Adams talks about leaving Alaska.
Any trip, anywhere can turn into a creative opportunity – if you pack the right stuff. So if you’re hitting the road this summer, here are some thoughts. Adam John Williams is a media artist and maker and musician and lots of other things. Show More Summary
The Chicago Bears have a lot of storylines heading into their minicamp. What impact will new head coach John Fox have? How will rookie Kevin White perform? Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Chris Simms discuss the Bears in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
Benjamin Franklin is one the founding fathers of America, including George Washington, Paul Revere, John Adams, Samuel Adams, Alexander Hamilton, Tomas Jefferson, Patrick Henry, John Cock and Governeur Morris. Benjamin Franklin played a significant role in the liberation of America, and in early American history. Show More Summary
The 69th annual Ojai Music Festival featured the West Coast premiere of Sila: The Breath of the World by John Luther Adams, staged outdoors in Libby Park as a free community event. Performers from ICE, red fish blue fish and Cal Arts – some 80 musicians in all – were placed in selected positions in […]
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The idea of reviving a 32-year-old collaboration between composer John Adams, choreographer Lucinda Childs and architect Frank Gehry that had been commissioned by the Museum of Contemporary Art to open its Temporary Contemporary space (now the Geffen Contemporary) might seem a peculiar way to celebrate...