Guest essay by S. Fred Singer Much ado about nothing. I expect very little from the much-ballyhooed Paris conference: maybe a White-House claim of a “breakthrough” climate accord – but nothing of substance. In his State-of-the-Union address, president Obama again confirmed that “saving the climate” remains one of his top priorities. Yet an official December…
(Paul Mirengoff) I don’t understand the enthusiasm with which the Corker-Menendez legislation is being greeted, now that President Obama has agreed to sign it. Under the Constitution, treaties need to be approved by a super-majority (two-thirds) to be effective. Show More Summary
A psychological profile of Lady Macbeth would probably say things like "manipulative," "paranoid," "unlikely to create genuine social bonds," and "a bit of a germaphobe." An analysis of Benedick from Much Ado About Nothing would likely...Show More Summary
Rahm Emanuel posted a double-digit win on Tuesday, beating Chuy Garcia by 12 points (56 percent Emanuel / 44 percent Garcia). Ultimately, after much ado about Emanuel being on the outs in February, the mayor held a lead throughout the entire runoff and closed out Garcia in a convincing manner. Show More Summary
Remakes, remakes, remakes. One of the best horror movies of the 1950s, "Night of the Demon" is now set for the redo treatment by none other than Kenneth Branagh, director of "Much Ado About Nothing" and, yes, that terrible 1990s "Frankenstein"...Show More Summary
If there’s one thing that everyone knows about the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service is that those guys love mixing up a tasty cocktail. Wait, actually, it’s doubtful anyone would know how much the government workers adore a properly made martini, as evidenced by a 1974 document with a detailed chart on how to make 21 different cocktails, complete … [More]
In today's National Football League, there's no such thing as a slow news day. If we aren't discussing a free-agent signing, we're talking about a coaching change. Or a defensive scheme switch. Or the latest rule-tweaking brilliance from the league office. Or at least I thought there was no such thing as a slow news day. Show More Summary
Mandvi said the only true way to know if the rising comic is anti-Semitic is if he cancels Katz's Deli deliveries
Last night, LinkedIn Executive Editor Dan Roth sat down with former ‘Daily Show’ correspondent Aasif Mandvi as part of the ‘LinkedIn Discussion Series.’ LinkedIn had booked Mandvi a month ago, but the timing was perfect as this weekShow More Summary
The Daily Show’s Aasif Mandvi told LinkedIn exec editor Dan Roth today the controversy over new host Trevor Noah is “much ado about nothing.” “The guy made some sort of, you know, off-color, irresponsible tweets, but he was trying to...Show More Summary
The social media uproar over incoming Daily Show host Trevor Noah's history of Twitter jokes about Jewish people and overweight women is "much ado about nothing," says the show's star correspondent Aasif Mandvi.
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Democratic Minority Leader Harry Reid's decision not to seek reelection in 2016 will mark the end of his impressive 30-year career in the Senate. Mr. Reid, one of the least charismatic politicians to rise to his post but who mastered the Senate arcane rules to his party's advantage, anointed Chuck Schumer as his successor. Show More Summary
Director Kenneth Branagh has already brought several of William Shakespeare's classic plays, such as Hamlet, Henry V and Much Ado About Nothing, to the big screen. But now it looks like he's going to let a cinema master turn one of his own stage productions of another Shakespeare tragedy into a film instead. Show More Summary
I do not believe for a moment that the outcome of the 2016 presidential election will be influenced by what kind of email system Hillary Clinton chose to use as secretary of state. It’s not......
As Kathy Griffin leaves Fashion Police with much ado, she apparently decided that the time was ripe to discuss her advice for preventing a repeat of the dreadlocks debacle wrought by Giuliana Rancic. And Griffin kept her tips for Rancic...Show More Summary
Much ado has been made about Outlander's sex appeal — the physical attractiveness of its stars Catriona Balfe and Sam Heughan, naturally, but more so regarding the story's romantic drama and very sexy sex scenes. So when presented with the opportunity to speak to the cast and creators of the Starz... More »
Keeping his limited edition Captain America dolls in the original packaging? Big deal. Global warming? NBD.
Mika Brzezinski defended the media's scrutiny of Hillary Clinton's personal email account Wednesday morning against accusations that it was much ado about nothing, arguing that if it were Dick Cheney who'd disappeared 30,000 emails we'd all be burning the place down.
The planned media event to promote the upcoming Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao bout will likely be much ado about nothing. However, it'll be the first organized appearance with the two boxing icons in the same place. It's a spectacle the sports world will be focused on. Show More Summary