Over the past few decades, I have interviewed dozens of rock icons from the 1960s and 1970s. While compiling a new book about these historic chats, I have found some gems.In Part 1, we quoted Ginger Baker, John Densmore, Butch Trucks, Grace Slick and the late Jack Bruce about other [...]
When we first heard about director Juan Carlos Medina's gothic murder mystery THE LIMEHOUSE GOLEM last year, Alan Rickman was joining the cast to play police inspector John Kildare. Sadly, Rickman became ill and had to drop out of the project. Show More Summary
Tim Cook might have spoiled one of the biggest surprises set to be unveiled at the iPhone 7 launch event later today. Journalist John Gruber has astutely picked out a comment made by Cook during a recent interview with Indian TV’s Vikram Chandra, which seems to suggest the Apple Pencil will be coming to the new iPhone. […]
John Krasinski stars and directs in The Hollars, a film about a man returning to his hometown, upon learning that his mother suffers from terminal brain cancer. While The Hollars may sound like a cheerless drama, it’s Krasinski as John Hollar and his interactions with the rest of the Hollars that makes for an exploration... Show More Summary
Against all odds, human male John Krasinski has finally learned how to feed himself.“It took me 36 years to learn how to cook for myself,” the actor told Jimmy Kimmel last night, explaining that he finally broke his streak of learned helplessness by cooking a roast chicken as “a Mother’s ... More »
John Krasinski is all smiles while sitting down for his interview on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday (August 22) in Hollywood. The 36-year-old actor discussed how he lost a bet with his wife Emily Blunt over Leonardo DiCaprio‘s age, and now he has to cook for her once a week! Watch the segment below where [...]
"That cherub of a man"
After 36 years, John Krasinski is finally learning how to cook — but not by choice! Turns out, The Hollars director lost a bet to his wife Emily Blunt, and now is responsible for making dinner once a week! As he should! The actor appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday to promote his upcoming flick, and [...]
Nick Denton, Gawker CEO and co-founder, had just finished giving a gratitude-filled speech when he handed the microphone to executive editor John Cook. "I don't know if I'm at a wake or..." Cook said, trailing off to leave the ending...Show More Summary
ISIS INTEL WAS COOKED, HOUSE PANEL FINDS — A leading U.S. general pressured his intelligence analysts into playing down the ISIS and al Qaeda threats, according to a congressional task force. As John Schindler of the New York Observer tweets in response, “I recall skewing intelligence to benefit the White House was a once a […]
John writes: I guess I have some dumb questions here, but first some context: I’m 22, a recently certified teacher who can’t find a teaching job (thanks Obama and/or Chris Christie?). I have a full-time job as a line cook in the interim that pays Not A Lot but will suffice for the time being. Show More Summary
Tim Siadatan, Jon Rotheram, and Robbin Holmgren all started out at St. John, Henderson’s legendary London restaurant group. But when preparing a special dinner together on the hottest day of the year, would too many cooks spoil the broth?
With the apocalypse maybe looming over us each passing day, it's not a bad time to asses your priorities. For example, what's the point of finding joy in cooking when at any moment an atom bomb can go off above your apartment? And why...Show More Summary
Despite having similar on-device encryption and claiming to protect users' data vigorously, BlackBerry CEO John Chen slammed Apple chief Tim Cook in a Tuesday sppech, sugesting that Cook was putting his company's reputation "above the greater good."
Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain invited Apple CEO Tim Cook to testify in front of the Senate Armed Services Committee, McCain said on Thursday. During a hearing on cybersecurity, McCain, who is the chairman of the committee, called...Show More Summary
"My cooking has always been political," Nigerian-born, US-based chef Tunde Wey recently wrote in a fiery exchange on cultural appropriation and southern food with legendary white southern food writer John T. Edge. "It began as an oppositional...Show More Summary
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend hold hands while leaving Khloe Kardashian‘s 32nd birthday party at Dave & Busters on Monday (June 27) in Hollywood. Also seen leaving the party that evening were Ashlee Simpson with husband Evan Ross, as well as singer Miguel with his fiancee Nazanin Mandi. That same day, Chrissy posted a tweet [...]
By John Cook, The University of Queensland The fossil fuel industry has spent many millions of dollars on confusing the public about climate change. But the role of vested interests in climate science denial is only half the picture. Interest in this topic has spiked with the latest revelation regarding coalmining company Peabody Energy. Show More Summary
Apple has made a number of firm political stands ever since Tim Cook took the helm, and it's not about to back down any time soon. Politico sources (backed by in-the-know journalist John Paczkowski) say that Apple won't provide funding or other support for the Republican Party's July presidential convention due to Donald Trump's policies. Show More Summary
John Graunt's observation, "if there be but a certain proportion of work to be done," was directly challenged by Thomas Cooke in Work-houses the best Charity: "A SERMON, Preacht at the Cathedral Church of Worcester, February 2d 1702."Cooke's...Show More Summary