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Man Arrested At John Wayne Airport Allegedly En Route To Join ISIS

On July 2, the FBI arrested 22-year-old Orange Country resident Adam Dandach on suspicion that he was traveling to Syria to joint the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). According CBS Los Angeles, Dandach told investigators was traveling to join ISIS and that he the killing "of U.S. Show More Summary

John Holdren: The Energy/Climate-Change Challenge & the Role of Nuclear ...

John Holdren is President Obama's science advisor. ROD adams blog, ATOMIC insights, has recently carried a couple of posts, regarding nuclear proliferation avoidance. There are questions that can be raised about Holdren's account. For example a family of reactors that do not require enriched fuel exists. Show More Summary

“It would give him the Appearance of having my Confidence”

When John Adams wrote those cranky letters from Philadelphia that I quoted yesterday, he had someone looking over his shoulder: a young lawyer named Benjamin Hichborn (1746-1817).Hichborn was a cousin of Paul Revere, but he came from a branch of the family that was already upwardly mobile. Show More Summary

John Todd Samples the Rainbow for And Men Color Story

Taking into account colorful hues from the rainbow, stylist Marc Sifuentes collaborates with photographer Luzena Adams for an engaging editorial from And Men magazine. At the story’s core is British model John Todd, wearing fashions in vibrant shades of red, yellow, green and more. The post John Todd Samples the Rainbow for And Men Color Story appeared first on The Fashionisto.

John Adams and “the Oddity of a great Man”

Abigail Adams wasn’t the only person reporting to her husband John about public reaction in Massachusetts to the arrival of Gen. George Washington and Gen. Charles Lee in early July 1775.Legislative leader James Warren was another Adams confidant. Show More Summary

A Request to John Adams

In the same long letter from Abigail Adams that I quoted yesterday, she included these personal messages from the children to their father:Our little ones send Duty to pappa. You would smile to see them all gather round mamma upon the reception of a letter to hear from pappa, and Charls with open mouth, What does par say—did not he write no more. Show More Summary

STAR WARS: EPISODE VII has yet another new cast member!

Christina Chong signs onto STAR WARS: EPISODE VII, directed by J.J. Abrams and starring Max Von Sydow, John Boyega, Lupita Nyong'o, Adam Driver, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Read the full article on AICN The guest listShow More Summary

HIGHLIGHTS: Wycombe 0-5 Chelsea – Blues run riot as pre-season starts with a bang

5 days agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

HIGHLIGHTS: Wycombe 0-5 Chelsea – Blues run riot as pre-season starts with a bang - originally posted on Chelsea demolished League Two side Wycombe Wanderers 5-0 at Adams Park on Wednesday, with John Terry and Branislav Ivanovic both on the scoresheet, as Jose Mourinho’s side got off to a flying start in their pre-season fixtures. Show More Summary

Adam Wainwright Shows Fans the MLB All-Star Game Matters

The 2014 MLB All-Star Game quickly became a tribute to New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter. Playing in his final season, Jeter earned the fan vote to start for the American League squad. Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell decided that Jeter should bat first for the team. Show More Summary

Doves and Hawks

I often wonder about the burden we place on animals when we make them symbols. Thomas Jefferson and John Adams wanted a macho symbol of America when they were designing the national emblem, and chose the Bald Eagle. Ben Franklin disapproved...Show More Summary

Pope John's Matt Zignorski Commits to Fordham

Pope John's Matt Zignorski committed to Fordham on Tuesday. Zignorski, a 6'3" combo guard, will join the Rams for the 2015-16 season.'s Adam Zagoria reported that Zignorski had offers from American, Boston, Bucknell, Monmouth,...Show More Summary

John Luther Adams on Composing Music to Blend With Ambient City Noise

If you happen to be crossing the Lincoln Center campus around 6 p.m. on July 25 or 26, you may pass a group of barefoot singers standing ankle-deep in the reflecting pool. If you don’t just shrug off the sight as another inexplicable oddity of life in New York City,... More »

Colorado AG Appeals to State Supreme Court to Halt Gay Marriages After Circuit Judge Rejects His Request

last weekLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Adams County District Court Judge C. Scott Crabtree on Monday rejected Colorado Attorney General John Suthers's request to stop county clerks from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, prompting Suthers (pictured) to appeal to the state Supreme Court to halt...

John Rubino: Taking Control Of The Time In Which We Live

Submitted by Adam Taggart via Peak Prosperity, In what is quite possibly my favorite podcast so far this year, Chris speaks with John Rubino -- founder of and recent author of The Money Bubble -- about the times in which we live. Show More Summary

The Countdown for the 75 Greatest Batman Stories of All-Time Begins!

You voted and now CSBG begins their countdown of the greatest Batman stories of all-time! Tales by Neal Adams, Denny O'Neil, Geoff Johns & more!

Today in history: The birth of a president who ended up loathing the job

July 11, 1767: John Quincy Adams was born. He was the sixth president, serving from 1825-1829. Adams, the son of America's second president, John Adams, became president even though in the 1824 election, he lost both the popular vote and electoral college to Andrew Jackson. Show More Summary

Liveblogging the American Revolution: July 10, 1776

John Adams to Abigail Adams: >You will see by the Newspapers, which I from time to time inclose, with what Rapidity, the Colonies proceed in their political Maneuvres. How many Calamities might have been avoided if these Measures had...Show More Summary

What Scott and Martha got wrong

In the John Adams 1779 version of the Massachusetts constitution, the Attorney General was appointed by the Governor. In 1855, the document was amended to provide for direct election of the AG by the public, to be the chief lawyer and law enforcement officer of the state. Show More Summary

Ferrous & Fireproof: 1921

Evidently a haunt of John Quincy Adams in the 1820s, "the old house" on F Street was transformed into an office building in 1885 by innkeeper Caleb Willard, who employed the latest fireproofing ideas while managing to preserve "the old wall in the room where Mr. Show More Summary

Why America Is In Jeopardy

On page 563 of his latest biography, “John Quincy Adams: American Visionary,” author Fred Kaplan (biographer of Abraham Lincoln, Charles Dickens, Mark Twain and Gore Vidal among others) cites this insight of the sixth president: “Christianity...Show More Summary

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