Sammy Davis Jr.'s exuberant life seems ripe for the biopic treatment. He was exceedingly talented and stylish, lost his left eye, found Judaism, and was a member of the Rat Pack. After efforts from a handful of Hollywood players — including, for a time, Lee Daniels — Davis's estate has ... More »
Alone in her room at an overcrowded retirement home in Damascus, Naz Ashiti thumbs through photographs of her daughters overseas, her eyes lingering on features she has not seen in years. Sending ageing family members to a retirement...Show More Summary
Ca Mau, Vietnam -- It could have been 1969 again as Secretary of State John F. Kerry stood on the bow of the small boat chugging up the Bay Hap River on Saturday, the wind billowing his sleeves and his eyes darting left and right toward banks shrouded in dark foliage. Show More Summary
Schneiderlin replacement Morgan Schneiderlin has left Manchester United for Everton this winter, in a move he hopes will revitalise his career, and now it seems Jose Mourinho already has a replacement in mind. The Sunday Mirror think Mourinho wants Chelsea player Nemanja Matic, who he of course worked with during his time at Chelsea. Does […]
Kim Kardashian is back, but being in the public eye isn’t as easy as it used to be for the reality star. Kim’s been through a lot in the last few months, and she managed to hold on through a “traumatic year” that left her under an enormous burden of stress. Show More Summary
Zoe Saldana Blasted For Defending Donald Trump 2017 has just started and we’ve already lost another one… Actress Zoe Saldana made headlines last year for her nauseating depiction of Nina Simone that left everyone with eyes confused. The ‘Star
Having come of age in the late '90s/early-aughts, I have always eyed high-waisted items with a healthy dose of suspicion. Surely, these are the items best left to our mothers — nay, our grandmothers. (I have a very hip mom.) But as I have grown older — and, okay, as the silhouette has come into... Continue reading
The former New Zealand captain has expressed his disappointment on being left out of the T20 matches against Bangladesh but was excited to return to international cricket after undergoing eye surgery
As one of the New York Giants’ leaders, quarterback Eli Manning was left to explain how Odell Beckham Jr. had come up so empty-handed in a playoff loss after he and other receivers put themselves in the bull’s eye with an off-day gambit to Miami. “You do things, you’ve got to back it up,” Manning […]
Although there is still plenty left to be decided during the 2016 season, many eyes are already on the 2017 NFL draft, as the majority of the league's teams have been eliminated from contention ahead of Week 17. Declarations are still...Show More Summary
Welcome to the very last post of 2016 covering Amazon's best daily deals. But you should dry those eyes, because we'll pick things up in 2017 right where we left off in 2016. Highlights from today's top daily deals include $50 off Amazon's...Show More Summary
Bunch of Grapes, Andrew Way In the Walters Art Museum. Use “Explore Object” line in upper left of image for zoomable version, or Download link to right. Image can also be viewed in a zoomable version on Google Art Project. I haven’t seen the original, but my instincts tell me this image may be overly […]
With just one charting week left on the year, J. Cole has swooped in at the eleventh hour to score one of the biggest albums of 2016. His new album, 4 Your Eyez Only, has debuted on this week's Billboard 200 at No. 1 with the third-largest-selling first week of ... More »
The famous 16th century portraitist may have suffered from a neurological condition affecting his left eye.
The Republican controlled House and Senate has been largely busy passing bills in the few days left in 2016. This particular one caught my eye. Michigan had put in place a new Unemployment System (Michigan Data Automated System or MiDAS) to help in detecting unemployment fraud. With the passage of Senate Bill 1008 by the […]
Upon entering the Egyptian Museum as tourists scan the cases of “wonderful things,” one case containing a stunning sarcophagus stands out. It’s eye catching not only because of the beauty of the artifact, but also because the label describing...Show More Summary
Lift your eyes on your next stroll through Paris and you'll spot the colorful "invasion."
This short film features the story of a man who left Lithuania, traveled around the world, and finally returned to his native place, where there are still remaining natural habitats for mayfly and wild brown trout. Via Black Fly Eye...
Some employers still impose a New Year’s deadline for exhausting the balance of a flexible health spending account or forfeiting what’s left.
The horror of the year we are about to depart has been well-established, but thanks to our swag table, we at The A.V. Club were not left empty-handed. Why, we received a variety of fun items, like: A Grand Tour air-freshener for ourShow More Summary