A few nights ago, television "psychic" John Edward -- better known as the Crossing Over guy -- did a small show for an audience in Los Angeles.And outside the theater were peaceful protesters ready to educate the audience about the scam they were about to witness (and waste money on):
“When I watch John Edwards from time to time get up and talk about two Americas. I’m tempted to—well, offer an expletive like, ‘Baloney!'” — Mitt Romney, quoted by CBS News in 2008, before his new found concern about income [...] The post Flashback of the Day appeared first on Political Wire.
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Someone please let me know if this woman has ever shown this much deference for ordinary citizens, or for journalists, or for Edward Snowden or anyone else who was not in her good graces that has leaked classified information? John McCain...Show More Summary
Blame John Edwards.
The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By GAVIN EDWARDS Lena Dunham, George R.R. Martin, John Oliver: They've all achieved the dream of a successful show on HBO. But none of them can claim – as brothers Jay and Mark Duplass...Show More Summary
This is May-Britt Moser, and she, along with husband Edward Moser and colleague John O’Keefe, just won a Nobel Prize for discovering a specific type of neuron. Moser is a leader in spacial reasoning research, and…
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Senior economic policy makers, economic analysts, academics and commentators have been concerned about the daunting challenge of structural and budget adjustment facing Australia due to the decline in mineral prices from the levels reached...Show More Summary
Maya Angelou... There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you. Chelsea Manning experienced that agony, John Kiriakou and Julian Assange and Edward Snowden experienced that agony. Every victim of racism has experienced that agony, it cannot be borne alone, no one is strong enough to bear it alone. [...]
I very much like this essay at the New York Times, “Evolution and the American Myth of the Individual” by John Edward Terrell. It ties together a lot of my themes. At least part of the schism between Republicans and Democrats is based in differing conceptions of the role of the individual. We find these […]
John Lithgow's “complete triumph” of a performance dominates this all-star revival of Edward Albee's 'A Delicate Balance,' I say in my video review (watch it above) of the Broadway play, produced by Scott Rudin. Glenn Close, Martha Plimpton, Lindsey Duncan, Bob Balaban and Claire Higgins also star. Pam MacKinnon directs. The play has had a very strong debut. Will you go? Let us…
This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: The poet and activist says his friend Edward Snowden’s mind “is like cool, clear spring water.” Also: Robert Scheer on President Obama’s immigration overhaul, Keystone XL dies in the Senate, and Kasia Anderson breaks down the Bill Cosby rape allegations.
Glenn Close, John Lithgow and Martha Plimpton star in the Broadway revival of Edward Albee's Pulitzer Prize-winning 'A Delicate Balance'
A storm rages at the center of the Broadway revival of Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance. Though camouflaged in the elegant, comfortable mufti of the affluent upper classes, it's leveling everyone in its wake while leaving the building intact, like a neutron bomb. Show More Summary
Of the three Kennedy brothers -- John, Robert and Edward -- who ascended to the national political stage in the 1950s and '60s, it was arguably the middle brother, Bobby, who best embodied the enormous contradictions at play within that...Show More Summary
Movie theater noise has been a problem since the first ever picture show, and in 1912 lantern slides were created by the New York firm of John D. Scott and Edward Van Altena instructing patrons of theaters on simple etiquette. [ more › ]
It was both a relief and dismay to find out in the previous episode of the hit supernatural drama series "American Horror Story: Freak Show" that Edward Mordrake (Wes Bentley) finally put an end on Twisty the Clown's (John Carroll Lynch) murdering spree by killing him.
Cinefix has seven more things you probably didn’t know about the Terminator movies. The most surprising is that they had to dub John Connor’s voice for half of Terminator 2 because Edward Furlong — the actor who played him — grew some pubic hair and his voice changed during filming. More »
Cinefix has seven more things you probably didn't know about the Terminator movies. The most surprising is that they had to dub John Connor's voice for half of Terminator 2 because Edward Furlong—the actor who played him—grew some pubic hair and his voice changed during filming. Read more...