That’s all I did – that’s all I ever did – try to do what Billy Strayhorn did.—Gil Evans Billy Strayhorn was my right arm, my left arm, all the eyes in the back of my head; my brainwaves in his head, and his in mine.—Duke Ellington ‘A’ Train was born without any effort – […]
by Jessica Cochran In her recent memoir poet laureate Elizabeth Alexander wrote of her deceased husband, “he left us with his eyes on the world.” He was a painter. Deborah Boardman (1958 – 2015), who once described herself as a “painter and…” worked in Chicago for nearly three decades. We saw her “eyes on the world” through solo exhibitions at […]
Left side of the palette, Butler at the top, clockwise from top left: Shaken, Verde, Cocoa, Prosecco Right side of the palette, Butler at the bottom, clockwise from top left: Glazed, Plumberry, Machiatto, Whoopie Pie Olivia Palermo x Ciaté London Smokey Suedes Eye Palette is one of the biggest makeup surprises I've had in a very long time. Show More Summary
A pilot for British Airways was left partially blinded and unable to work after a "military strength" laser beam was shone into his eye as he prepared to land an aircraft. The co-pilot suffered a damaged retina in his right eye after...Show More Summary
So a poop was found on the ground at Vanderbilt. This was reasonably assumed to be a human poop, and further reasonably assumed to be a Deliberate Hate Crime Provocation Designed to Make the Minority Community Feel Unsafe. All of...
Bobby Jindal will no longer pursue the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. He also will not pursue Alpha Centauri, or growing a second head out of his left shoulder, or the Elder Wand. Dogs will not shoot lasers from their eyes....Show More Summary
A Missouri woman is suing St. Louis County and a police officer after a Taser prong lodged in her eye and left her at a risk for blindness. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch first reported that 22-year-old Melnique Logan filed the suit against the county and Officer Lewis Bouwman in U.S. District Court...
Guillermo del Toro’s exit from Justice League Dark (aka Dark Universe) at Warner Bros. left many confused as to how — or if — the studio would proceed without him. But with the studio’s anti-hero blockbuster Suicide Squad generatingShow More Summary
Nelson Mandela’s stepdaughter said her boyfriend beat her on her mom’s birthday — a ruthless attack that left her blind in one eye.
(Photo: Ninian Reid) On the left is Mick Jagger, age 9. On the right is Mick Jagger, age 72. Despite the 63-year gap, the resemblance is striking. The eyes and the grin are the same. And at any age, he looks pretty sharp in formal attire. Show More Summary
Ross Taylor has revealed that he had to consult an eye specialist after the Gabba Test for treatment of a pterygium in his left eye - an overgrowth of the thin clear membrane on the surface of the eye
As criticism of Derrick Rose's play crests in Chicago, Bulls head coach Fred Hoiberg offered some insight into why the former MVP is struggling: He's still dealing with double vision in his left eye—and it's not going away anytime soon. Show More Summary
An accident left Tommii Lim with permanent double vision, so the he had to switch his style up—you won't believe your eyes at the results.
Have you ever watched something so good and so dumb, it brought tears to your eyes? Anyway, here’s a The Force Awakens/It’s Always Sunny In Philadephia mash-’em-up, in which the galaxy is left in darkness without the Nightman’s sexy hands. The karate is strong with this one.... More »
The guy behind the desk gets up to answer the phone. In the blink of an eye, he's back. Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Richard, left, and Manny are identical twins. But wait a second. He's wearing a black shirt. When he left, it was blue....Show More Summary
On the drama side, Fox has hip-hop drama Empire and pilot Star, about a trio of young female singers, from Empire co-creator Lee Daniels. The network, which broke ground in the genre with Glee, is now eying a half-hour addition to its staple of series with musical elements. Show More Summary
With just over two minutes left to play on Sunday, the Broncos still had a chance to come back and beat the Colts after a short Frank Gore run left the Colts with a third down opportunity. That third down turned into a first down when cornerback Aqib Talib was penalized for unnecessary roughness, however.…
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater took a shot on a late hit from St. Louis Rams defensive back Lamarcus Joyner and left the game on Sunday. Bridgewater remained motionless, and his eyes appeared to be closed after the hit from Joyner that happened after Bridgewater had initiated a slide on a scramble. Show More Summary
Earlier this year we were all thrilled when Apple finally debuted Black emojis, but if that launch left something to be desired in your eyes, chances are Dove Hair’s Love Your Curls campaign will fill that void. Specifically looking...
One of your best chances to see a "fireball" meteor is taking place right now as the Taurids make their annual appearance. And this year might be better than ever. "Every year, the Earth passes through a stream left by Comet Encke, producing the Taurid Meteor Shower," said AccuWeather Meteorologist Dave Samuhel. Show More Summary