The Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University presents "This is no less curious": Journeys through the Collection, on view January 24 through April 12, 2015. Departing from Enrique Chagoya?s suite of etchings Homage to Goya...Show More Summary
This is from Simon Johnson (I didn't follow the debate over the qualifications of Antonio Weiss, the administration's nominee for Undersecretary for Domestic Finance, as closely as I should have, so I don't have much to say about that part...
By Simon Johnson The Obama administration urgently needs to nominate a qualified individual as Undersecretary for Domestic Finance at the Treasury Department. The Dodd-Frank financial reforms are under sustained and determined attack, and the lack of a confirmed Undersecretary is … Continue reading ?
The Nets are deflating faster than Tom Brady's balls. The current stretch of 10 losses in 12 games is sucking the PSI out of Brooklyn.
Good news, America! Two of the most reprehensible people on the Internet — and that is not an exaggeration — are duking it out on the internet; revealing Breitbart family secrets, opening up old wounds, and saying things neither of them will ever regret saying because they are are the...
Alexander Gustafsson found himself on the wrong end of a major upset at UFC on Fox 14. In less than three minutes, Anthony Johnson had stopped him via vicious strikes in front of scores of his countrymen. As emotion poured out from his face, Gustafsson has been knocked from No. Show More Summary
At UFC on Fox 14, Anthony Johnson went into Sweden and silenced the second-biggest crowd in UFC history with an opening-round knockout against Alexander Gustafsson. With his victory over The Mauler, Johnson spoiled a highly anticipated rematch between Jon Jones and Gustafsson. Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) The death of Alberto Nisman in his Buenos Aires apartment continues to give rise to troubling revelations something other than the suicide that appeared to be the cause of his death. Nisman was of course the Argentine...Show More Summary
Charles Johnson summed up Sarah Palin's long rambling speech quite well here: Sarah Palin’s Bizarre Disconnected Word Salad at the Iowa Freedom Freakout, Complete: Palin delivers an entire speech in one incredibly long run-on sentence. Even by Sarah Palin’s already low standards, this speech is extraordinarily incoherent and scattered. Show More Summary
UFC on Fox 14 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC on Fox 14 Main Card Anthony Johnson def. Alexander Gustafsson, TKO (Round 1, 2:15) Gegard Mousasi def. Dan Henderson, TKO (Round 1, 1:10) Ryan Bader def. Phil Davis, split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) Sam Sicilia def. Show More Summary
Could Alexander Gustafsson secure the rematch? Even when Jon Jones isn't directly involved, he looms like Bald Mountain over just about everything that happens in the UFC these days, especially in the light heavyweight division. So when...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) We have written several times here about the case of James Risen. Called to testify in the government’s prosecution of former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling for violation of the Espionage Act, Risen declined to testify;...Show More Summary
At UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Johnson, Ryan Bader narrowly defeated Phil Davis in a methodical, slow-paced fight that wasn ’t exactly fan-friendly. The two negated each other’s grappling, and the fight was primarily contested on the feet. Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) Our observation of the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Winston Churchill yesterday put me in mind of Winston Churchill’s failed meeting with Adolf Hitler. It’s a story I’ve mentioned here before and ask your indulgence in mentioning again as the occasion may warrant. Show More Summary
At UFC on Fox 14, Anthony Johnson dismantled the No. 1 contender in Alexander Gustafsson to earn the right to face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. The one-sided affair took place in Gustafsson’s home country of Sweden. However,...Show More Summary
Twenty-four hours ago, my colleague Jonathan Snowden and I put together the latest edition of our new series, The Question. In it, we tried to answer two questions: 1: Did the UFC miss the boat by not forcing an immediate rematch between...Show More Summary
The UFC on Fox 14 main event between Anthony "Rumble" Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson was billed as a top contender's match to decide the next in line to face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. While UFC executives are often quick...Show More Summary
Tampa Bay Lightning star Tyler Johnson, who was in Columbus, Ohio, for the NHL All-Star festivities, has been ruled out due to an injury. According to ESPN's Pierre LeBrun, Johnson suffered a lower body injury but may not miss time with...Show More Summary
It took Anthony Johnson all of two minutes, 15 seconds on Saturday to change the trajectory of the UFC light heavyweight division. Johnson’s unexpected first-round TKO victory over Alexander Gustafsson at UFC on Fox 14 effectively took a sledgehammer to the 205-pound status quo. Show More Summary
WWE Legend and former WWE Champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson dropped a huge bomb on both Instagram and Twitter Saturday night. As we know by now, WWE’s Royal Rumble PPV will be taking place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The show is already rumored to have big returns and major surprises. Show More Summary