[ 2 October 2015 at 8:00 pm; ] "The b@stard made me feel insecure, he's so good!" - Russell Morris (Australian music icon). Taking cues from soul greats such as Otis Redding, Sam Cooke and Bobby Bland, John McNamara delivers an emotionally charged performance, with fiery blues and slick guitar. John has found acoustic soul & blues to be the perfect showcase for his [...]
Silicon Valley document sharing company Box is putting on its star-studded Boxworks tech conference this week, with speakers like Apple CEO Tim Cook and Cisco chairman John Chambers. One of its big themes this year is a partnership with Microsoft, announced in June, which lets Box customers store and share Office 365 documents. Show More Summary
"They were just like play some John Coltrane and get in the corner. But that’s just not how I work."
Chicago psychologist Willa Wertheimer spent two-thirds of her life wondering what happened to her kid brother, who disappeared in 1978 or 1979. On Wednesday, she stood alongside Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart and a childhood picture of...Show More Summary
The editor behind Julia Child and Lidia Bastianich — not to mention Langston Hughes and John Updike — on life, books, and cooking T he phrase "living legend" is perhaps overused, but if the words still retain any of their original significance, Judith Jones is its embodiment. Show More Summary
Whatever happened to predictability? In the best parody of traditional sitcom openings since "Too Many Cooks," Jimmy Kimmel and John Stamos took on the traditional tropes last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live! From the suave slide-in opening the door to the back-to-back arm fold pose, Stamos and Kimmel take you back to the glory days of opening sequences. Show More Summary
Nice piece by John Paczkowski for Buzzfeed: Tim Cook is twisted sideways in the deep passenger-side backseat of a black Cadillac Escalade, rolling through Manhattan from the Flatiron district up to the company’s flagship Fifth Avenue Apple Store — where a great glass cube sits atop Apple’s subterranean retail center. Show More Summary
Back in May, John Oliver, on his HBO show “Last Week Tonight,” skewered the country’s obsession with standardized testing. For example: “Something is wrong with our system when we just assume a certain number of kids will vomit. Tests are supposed to be assessments of skills, not a rap battle on 8 Mile Road.” Now […]
Labor Day. A time for parades, cooking meat over fire, and passive-aggressive swipes at workers by shitbird Republicans. It’s also an excellent time to check on how our favorite corporate persons are treating their pesky working stiffs. Read...Show More Summary
Our old Englishter buddy Charles C. W. Cooke joins Ace, Gabe and John to talk Trump, immigration and a little Bradley Cooper. Intro: Know Your Rights - The Clash Outro: London Calling - The Clash Listen: Stitcher | MP3 Download Subscribe:...
Plus an art book on food additives. Here are your Wednesday afternoon book deals. Monte Farber and Amy Zerner, who according to Publishers Marketplace are "well-known in the divination field," have teamed up with chef John Okas to write a cookbook. Show More Summary
Argentina’s equivalent of Abercrombie is a store called John L Cook. It caters to hot teens dying to lose their virginity and manufactures t-shirts with meaningless identity-defining slogans on them like “Sea Salt” and “Grunge” and “Somewhere...Show More Summary
Gawker has put new leadership in place temporarily, two weeks after a widely criticized story outing a gay executive prompted massive backlash, internal drama and a string of staff departures. John Cook, Gawker's executive editor of...Show More Summary
Gawker is going through a bit of a shakeup right now, and the website announced in a memo that John Cook will be their new temporary executive editor.
The International Business Times John Cook will be taking over the position of the executive editor at Gawker Media temporarily. The announcement comes after seven staffers left the company recently, including executive editor Tommy Craggs and editor-in-chief Max Read. Cook is currently the investigations editor at the publication. Show More Summary
This cookbook sure is gonna be good! Chrissy Teigen is getting closer to releasing her debut recipe guide, so she and husband John Legend decided to take a trip to Sicily to learn a little more about authentic Italian cooking. Tuesday marked one of their last days in Europe, so Chrissy and John decided to make some [...]
Josh writes: As you know John Cook, of Skeptical Science blog, has been impersonating Lubos Motl, read Lubos blog here, but also posted here on WUWT and the Air Vent, here and here. Why John Cook thought this was a good idea remains a mystery. But then it has been a strange week with Peter Wadhams convinced there is a conspiracy against him. Are…
Atlas Shrugged, part III, chapter II Left alone in John Galt’s house, Dagny is cooking breakfast when a visitor arrives: She was setting the table, when she saw the figure of a man hurrying up the path to the house, a swift, agile figure that leaped over boulders with the casual ease of a flight. [Read More...]
If it wasn’t enough that John Cook dresses himself up as a Nazi in his SkS uniform on his forum, now we have him caught in identity theft of a well known scientist. A WUWT reader writes via email: I thought I might ask you for your comment on this before I rush to judge…
The 5 telltale techniques of climate change denial John Cook, July 22, 2015 (CNN) “There is overwhelming scientific evidence that humans are causing global warming…[but] a small proportion of the population continues to deny the science…[including] half of the U.S. Show More Summary