Ellen DeGeneres was named the most powerful gay celebrity in America when she was awarded the number one spot on Out magazine’s 2014 Power List, reports E! Online. The Power List is Out‘s annual ranking of the most influential LGBT voices within American culture. The magazine’s reasoning behind giving DeGeneres, 56, the number one spot?
If you're planning for Spring or Summer vacation, consider one of the top twelve vacation attractions that are part of Family Fun magazine's Travel Awards. In a survey of over 2,000 respondents in four regions of the US - West, Midwest, South and Northeast, a few spots stood out among of the over 400 in six categories. Show More Summary
The 2014 Pulitzer Prize in poetry has been awarded to Vijay Seshadri, whose poems have been important to readers of this magazine for nearly a quarter century, most notably, perhaps, “The Disappearances,” which ran on the back page in the aftermath of the September 11th attack on the World Trade Center. Show More Summary
THE INTERNET— The recipients of Saveur's 2014 Best Food Blog Awards have been revealed, with two winners named in each category: one selected by readers, the other by the magazine's editors. Editors agreed with the popular vote in just...
We cover a decent number of literary awards here at The Millions, but we, like most magazines, have a tendency to focus on the present. At the LARB, Andrew Nicholls makes up for this by recounting the very first book awards, in which Mooluu’s “The Beast Attacked” goes head-to-head with Kurtan the Elder’s “Why Half […]
by Ryan Bomberger Essence Magazine has made it no secret that the nation’s largest abortion chain, Planned Parenthood, is its ally. The black media outlet has been given the Margaret Sanger Award multiple times for promoting abortion. Back in 2010-2011, Planned Parenthood was desperate to defend its territory in…
Calling the vehicle a "technological tour de force," the magazine awards the all-electric sedan its top ranking. Originally posted at News - Cutting Edge
The BBC Music Magazine Awards also took place this week, giving awards to recordings in a variety of categories. There is a greater public involvement in the deciding of these awards, as the jury produces a list of nominations and then the public votes on the various recordings via the BBC Music Magazine website. Show More Summary
1. It was a great honour that this year I was asked to be on the jury. I was only able to emerge around Christmas from underneath the biggest heap of CDs that has ever colonised my study (dividing brooms syndrome) - but there could be...Show More Summary
Lost Remote: The Shorty Awards have been announced. Each winner reported being mildly excited. FishbowlDC: Speaking of awards, DC Magazine celebrated the most stylish men in the city, and somehow left out the editors of FishbowlDC. Who wants to break DC Magazine staffers’ thumbs for us? We can pay you in sticks of gum. Show More Summary
Essence Magazine has made it no secret that the nation’s largest abortion chain, Planned Parenthood, is its ally. The black media outlet has been given the Margaret Sanger award multiple times for promoting abortion. Back in 2010-2011, Planned Parenthood was desperate to defend its territory in urban America after we launched our TooManyAborted.com campaigns and […]
On Monday, The New York Times defined as “news” a hard-left award to Edward Snowden. The headline was “Snowden to Receive Truth-Telling Prize.” There was no leftist label as they explained the award came from The Nation magazine’s Nation Institute. "It's the latest honor for the reporting based on the top-secret material leaked by Mr. Show More Summary
The American author who won awards for books such as The Snow Leopard and Shadow Country, co-founded literary magazine The Paris Review and was involved in the CIA’s Cold War propaganda effort died of leukemia in Long Island, New York on Saturday.
Marie Claire magazine has announced the winners of their fourth annual International Fragrance Awards (Prix International du Parfum). The winners were selected by the beauty journalists at Marie Claire...
First, congrats to the team at Landscape Architecture Magazine on the magazine’s nomination for an impressive national award. From their website: We are very honored to be finalists in 2014 American Magazine Awards for General Excellence in the Special Interest category, especially considering the excellent other magazines in the group: Modern Farmer, Los Angeles Magazine, […]
To celebrate the building technologies that are revolutionizing the process and product of architecture, ARCHITECT magazine announces its eighth annual R+D Awards program. The awards honor innovative design and systems at every scale—from...Show More Summary
This piece originally appeared in Avenue Magazine and is being republished with its editors permission. This was the year absolutely no one could predict Best Picture for the 86th Academy Awards: not even me, the Oscar witch. This made directors Steve McQueen, Alfonso Cuaron and David O. Show More Summary
Wine critic/point awarder Robert Parker is creating a magazine. Last week Wine-Searcher.com reported that Parker was launching a quarterly luxury lifestyle magazine and today Eater gets confirmation that this is indeed happening. The statement from Hubert Burda Media below reveals...
Today Food & Wine magazine is announcing their 2014 class of Best New Chefs. Unlike in previous years when they have announced them via riddles on editor Dana Cowin's Twitter feed, this year they are posting them via a...
This is a little bit like Steely Dan winning a Grammy for Album of the Year in 2001, but Time Magazine has named the BlackBerry Z10 as the world’s best “fun-sized” smartphone that wasn’t made by Apple. What is a “fun-sized” smartphone...Show More Summary