The threat Christie poses even to the Democrats most admired politician in 2016 is as real as it gets. For now, “bridge-gate” does not quite measure up to David’s sling.
Guest post by Katie Parsons Meeting the demands of work and home life as a parent is an admirable task. Most working moms may feel overwhelmed and wonder how to cope when life pulls them in every direction, but most manage to do it all – and succeed. Show More Summary
1. David O. Russell is a director who doesn't know what he's doing. I say this with legitimate, if cautious, admiration. Some of our most celebrated directors have been incorrigible perfectionist assholes: David Fincher makes actorsShow More Summary
If there was one makeup trend we all wanted to be wearing in 2013, it was cat-eye liner. Whether or not all of us managed to pull it off is another story entirely—but here are 6 of the celebrity cat eyes we envied and admired most this year. Show More Summary
From my most recent NRO article, on the passing of the South African leader: “Though the tremendous outpouring of admiration that has followed his death is certainly merited — for his generosity of spirit and immense courage throughout...Show More Summary
Longtime Chicago broadcast executive Jim Corno, the president of Comcast SportsNet Chicago, died Tuesday from cancer. He was 66. “Probably the greatest thing we admired most about Jim was that he truly cared about our personal lives....Show More Summary
When Justin Trudeau said he admired China more than any other foreign country “because of their basic dictatorship,” it was a shock and a reminder that most Canadians know nothing of Trudeau’s policy beliefs. By praising China’s government —...
During his imprisonment on Robben Island, Nelson Mandela found inspiration in what has come to be one of the most hackneyed poems in he English language. Mandela is hardly alone in his admiration for the Victorian-era poem 'Invictus' -- other fans included John F. Show More Summary
Should we cut it out? (Credit: John McCready/YouTube screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET) There's a certain nobility in offering a product most people should use, but no one will. I am, therefore, in admiration of Japanese cell phone provider DoCoMo, which decided to offer Android phones that have special sense of responsibility. Show More Summary
A new claimant for the title of "most powerful electric motorcycle in the world" was presented to admirers at the Paris Motor Show on Monday. The Voxan Wattman electric motorcycle, with 150 kW (200 hp) of power at full tilt, can pull the 350 kg (770 lb) bike from 0 to 160 km/h (0-100 mph) in 5.9 seconds, and has a top speed of 170 km/h (106 mph). Show More Summary
The alpha female of Yellowstone's Lamar Canyon pack may have been the most famous wolf in the world. Endlessly photographed and admired by thousands of visitors to the national park, this matriarch of Yellowstone -- often known by her...Show More Summary
Jackie Kennedy suffered one of the most traumatic events any wife can go through. They assassinated her husband as he sat next to her accepting the cheers from the admiring crowd on November 22, 1963. However, Jackie as she was simply known to the American people and all around the world, kept her dignity throughout... Show More Summary
The Souls series has many admirers. From the studio making The Witcher series, to the rabid fan base that's sworn by its hardcore and uncompromising gameplay -- the Demon's Souls and Dark Souls can be easily seen as among the most important titles released in the last generation. Show More Summary
I follow very few people on Twitter. Most are writers or journalists I admire; some are joke accounts like @TheBatman or @GooglePoetics; a few are friends or acquaintances. This leads to a low volume, high quality feed that feels more manageable than the feed I had to deal with back when I followed hundreds of (mostly random and...
Gwyn Alf Williams was – and probably still is – one of the most renowned, admired, even loved, historians of the last 100 years. It is unusual for academics to gain popular public appeal but that was something Gwyn Alf certainly did. He attracted a following of academics and lay people alike...
Katniss' biggest admirer might not be Peeta or Gale, but actually President Snow! In a recent interview, Hunger Games' Donald Sutherland most likely defied the orders of his presidential character and praised Jennifer Lawrence: "She's a delivery system for the truth. She channels epiphanies. She's brilliant, she's brilliant. She's unlike other performers. When I work with her, [...]
We’ve come to have great admiration of @60minutepivots over the last 2 months. He shares incredibly inspirational quotes, images, and links for traders and investors on StockTwits. He’s probably shared more than 100 of them Read Mor...
I'm not always the most complimentary of Selena Gomez when it comes to her singing talent and her live performances, but one thing that I do pretty much always stand behind is her poise and class in interviews. Even more so now that I know she's the only person in the world who refuses to give an opinion on Miley Cyrus. Show More Summary
Everybody wants what feels good. Everyone wants to live a care-free, happy and easy life, to fall in love and have amazing sex and relationships, to look perfect and make money and be popular and well-respected and admired and a total...Show More Summary
Three hyped up freshman proved they're worthy of the admiration and massive attention from scores of NBA personnel at the United Center on Tuesday. CHICAGO — A day before many of the NBA's most recognizable GMs and a reported 80 league...Show More Summary