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Broncos get back to work with work to do

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- Some of it is a little take-care-of-the-neighborhood talk and some of it is to add some impact to what the Denver Broncos do as they go about their football business, but head coach John Fox has been adamant in his...Show More Summary

Idzik criticism overlooks the Revis factor

As the Jets struggle to put on the field a team that can stop opposing passing attacks, G.M. John Idzik is picking up criticism for not spending more money to improve the product. Via Adam Schefter of ESPN, “disenchantment” exists in the organization about Idzik’s reluctance to spend.  Currently, the Jets have $21.2 million in…

BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY)’s CEO, John Chen, Can Smile

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY)’s CEO, John Chen, is a man who has been quite busy if the second quarter results are anything to go by according to Bloomberg’s Adam Johnson. The company reported a lower than expected second quarter loss with improved smartphone sales although they still fell short of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s iPhones and Samsung’s […]

Why Women are Not Innately Better Parents Than Men

Stay-at-home dad and blogger John Adams was asked whether women were better parents than men. He does not think so, and this is why. What do you think? The post Why Women are Not Innately Better Parents Than Men appeared first on The Good Men Project.

'The Goldbergs' Boss on Courting the Beastie Boys, Being Jewish Enough and More Big Tasty

Showrunner Adam F. Goldberg tells THR that music from Michael Jackson, U2, The Who and Elton John is still off-limits read more

John Harbaugh -- I Did NOT Want to Cut Ray Rice ... After 1st Elevator Video

Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh is adamant... he did NOT push to cut Ray Rice from the team after seeing the first "outside the elevator" video... despite an ESPN report to the contrary. The Ravens -- and Harbaugh -- have just…

More on Klinghoffer

Over at New York Magazine, Justin Davidson has a lengthy analysis of the libretto and music of John Adams's The Death of Klinghoffer, which opens next month at the Met. I'd call it a must-read; he clears away a fair amount of the accumulated...Show More Summary

The Trouble With Klinghoffer Isn't Quite What You Think

Will an opera about terrorists ever not be timely? Can The Death of Klinghoffer ever stop incandescing? John Adams’s work had its premiere in 1991, when the events it was based on—the 1985 hijacking of the cruise ship Achille Lauro and the murder of an American passenger, Leon Klinghoffer—were still... More »

Saturday Art – Sila: Breath of the World, by John Luther Adams

This year’s Pulitzer Prize for Musical Composition was awarded to my longtime friend and colleague, John Luther Adams.  The award was specifically for a spacious new orchestral work of his, commissioned by the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, Become Ocean.  But the prize for Adams, as is the case with others so honored, also reflects upon the [...]

John McCain, Elizabeth O'Bagy, and 'Allahu Akbar'

United States Senator John McCain (R-AZ) has long been adamantly in favor of arming the so-called “moderate” rebels in Syria, going as far as equating “Allahu Akbar,” which is an Islamic war cry, with “Thank God” and relying upon discredited analysis to support his foreign policy assessments. Show More Summary

Where Do the Arizona Cardinals Turn Next Without John Abraham?

John Abraham shouldn’t be playing football. When you’ve been experiencing memory loss for over a year, reports ESPN's NFL Insider Adam Schefter, at the still young age of 36, the primary concern should be personal welfare and living a normal life beyond football. Show More Summary

Why Charles Lee Loved Dogs

Earlier this year I wrote about how John Adams was discovered to have written some indiscreet comments about Gen. Charles Lee: “you must love his Dogs if you love him, and forgive a Thousand Whims for the Sake of the Soldier and the Scholar.”On 19 Sept 1775, Lee told Dr. Show More Summary

Brother of alleged Holly Bobo killer arrested for tampering: cops

The alleged killer of Tennessee nursing student Holly Bobo had help in the disposing of evidence to the 2011 kidnapping – his brother. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation arrested John “Dylan” Adams, 26, and charged him with one count of tampering with evidence on Wednesday.

Holly Bobo murder suspect's brother arrested

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John Dylan Adams accused of tampering with evidence in case of Tenn. nursing student's murder

Klinghoffer: The Beatification of Terrorism

New York Jewish and anti-Jihadi activists are planning what they hope will be a massive demonstration outside of the Metropolitan Opera on September 22, 2014, at 4:30pm, when “The Death of Klinghoffer,” composed by John Adams with a libretto by Alice Hoffman, has its first performance. Show More Summary

An Incredibly Intimate, Deep Love Story

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Ira Sachs’s Love Is Strange is a love story of incredible intimacy and depth, told through an accumulation of scenes that are both lyrical and adamantly life-size. John Lithgow and Alfred Molina star as a longstanding couple whose... KEEP READING > >

Star Wars Bits: First On-Set Footage From Episode VII, Adam Driver in Costume, ‘Rebels,’ Cameo Rumors

It was an exciting weekend to be a Star Wars fan. If you missed the fun, don’t fret, we’ve got you covered. Below, read the following: Watch the first footage of actual filming on the set of Star Wars Episode VII featuring John Boyega. Show More Summary

The Soul Of John Updike

In a review of Adam Begley’s Updike, William Deresiewicz finds that writer’s short story, “Pigeon Feathers,” offers telling insight into his religious beliefs. In the story, the character David is asked by his mother to kill the pigeons roosting in their barn, which gives him “the sensation of a creator.” How Deresiewicz describes what happens […]

One Of Star Wars' Most Important Characters May Look Like This In Episode 7

When most of the cast for Star Wars: Episode VII was announced this past spring, it included a number of names that aren't exactly household yet - like Adam Driver and John Boyega - but at the same time those actors are well known by fans who closely follow the film world. Show More Summary

WWE News: Backstage Update On Vince McMahon Booking John Cena Stronger

Don’t act like the headline surprised anybody, because if the WWE Universe is well-versed on the thoughts of Vince McMahon, they know how adamant McMahon is on pushing his top stars. In the 80?s Hulk Hogan headlined almost every show. Show More Summary

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