The original Magic Mike was one of the most memorable moviegoing experiences of my life. However, it’s not the film itself—which, despite an admirable attempt to mix light commentary on the decline of the white working class with slick striptease sequences, was still mostly candy—that sticks in my mind. Show More Summary
One of the things I most admire about Ted Cruz is he always takes the High Road. He’s diplomatic and classy in his demeanor. He doesn’t disparage others and focuses
Warren Buffett is admired for many reasons, but his commitment to giving most of his fortune away when he dies is high on that list. Buffett's approach to philanthropy is as old school as his investment style: make your money, then give it away. Show More Summary
Kim Kardashian's upcoming appearance as a guest of one of San Francisco's most august institutions has caused a typical "love her/hate her" stir.
“It is hard to think of Ronald Wilford, who died last week, aged 87, without a sneaking admiration. A self-schooled Machiavellian, a Mandelson of music, he invented a chimera of ‘the great conductor’ and, as president of Columbia Artists (CAMI), sold it at unimaginable profit.”
Alexander Hamilton, often held up by liberals as the most admirable Founding Father, was not the man you probably thought he was.
Post by Lisa Fogarty. Caitlyn Jenner's children don't just admire her — they spoil her. After experiencing the most life-altering year of her life, Jenner celebrated Father's Day with her kids by her side, and she was also given theShow More Summary
The road to 2016 is paved with political terms that George Orwell could admire. Seventy years ago, George Orwell wrote the prophetic essay, “Politics and the English Language,” in which he noted that politicians, journalists and academics...Show More Summary
We don’t usually admire young-adult heroes for their brains. In fact, watching a young adventurer make mistakes can be part of the whole “growing up” storyline. But there’s also something to be said for a smart cookie. Who’s the smartest, most resourceful young-adult hero of them all? Read more...
Admiring paintings or photographs by Africa's greatest contemporary artists is a luxury in Benin, where museums are scarce and most people lack money to travel farther afield. But a new application developed by a foundation based inShow More Summary
“‘You can’t be admitted to the ranks of writers of importance unless you have sales,’ he said. Mr. Salter had to settle for an admiring readership on college campuses and critical acclaim, even if the praise came with a touch of sympathy.”
The Admiral X Force 145 is not your everyday mega-yacht. The 465-foot vessel takes luxury to eye-popping new heights. Not only is the yet-to-be-built boat huge; its lavish interiors are punctuated by crystal chandeliers and solid marble...Show More Summary
He had more courage than most. Tywanza Sanders — only 26-years old — was one of the victims in the Charleston shooting, but he spent his last moments in the most admirable way, protecting a loved one. [ Related: President Obama Speaks About The Tragic Charleston Shooting ] According to one of Sanders' friends, Torrence Shaw — who [...]
While most Game of Thrones fans are mourning the loss of treasured characters, as a longtime admirer of George RR Martin, I wonder how the great man would have written the wedding the fans have been cheated of -- Jon Snow and Ygritte. Show More Summary
Most of your favorite hip-hop stars have mastered the art of hustling, flipping the rap game to their benefit and moving into other business ventures along the way. Their peers and fans not only admire their work ethic, but their children are eager to follow in their parent’s footsteps as well Continue reading…
When it comes to guns on campus, University of Texas System Chancellor William McRaven is in a bit of an awkward position. A month ago, the former Navy admiral was one of the most vocal opponents of legislation allowing people to carry guns into university buildings. Now, the campus carry bill has...
MGM "reflects many of Kirk's most admirable qualities," Loveman told THR about Kerkorian, who died Monday at 98. read more
This is the wedding cake created by Cupcakes by SJ for a cousin's special day. My cousins' most special day? The day I was born and came into their lives. Granted I'm not a huge fan of fondant (or any size fan really), but I admire the creativity that went into the cake. Show More Summary
I admire Warren Buffett, and particularly respect him for the billions he donates to charity. He and Bill Gates are the world's most generous philanthropists, and Buffet has pledged to give away 99 percent of his wealth. But today, I...Show More Summary
Little-known details about one of the most admired, and most reproduced, paintings in the world.