Gwendolyn Brooks. Carol Moseley Braun. Mavis Staples. Michelle Obama. All, we are told, have been gussied up at the oldest black-owned beauty shop in Chicago, the life's work of two women from Mississippi who, like most of us, did not end up doing what they first set out to do with their time on...
The 'Deep State' has one simple rule - "do it my way... or else!" Source: Ben Garrison And on the heels of Dennis Kucinich's warnings, The Intercept's Glenn Greenwald, who opposes Trump for a variety of reasons, warns that siding with the evidently powerful Deep State in the hopes of undermining Trump is dangerous. Show More Summary
One of the great pleasures of this awards season has been the establishment of my new Deadline video series The Actor’s Side, in which I get to interview top acting contenders for the Oscars (and yes, we are happy to announce the series will continue during Emmy season, too). Show More Summary
Friday "A Wonder in My Soul": Marcus Gardley sets his latest play at a South Side hair salon in a gentrifying neighborhood. Through March 12 at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave.; 773-871-3000 and www.victorygardens.org Saturday "The Fantasticks": Quest Theatre stages the bittersweet...
Blue jays have been swooping and screeching and carrying on in my side yard all day. Here’s a pair perched in the banana tree: They have a nasty reputation, blue jays, but they’re lovely birds. So glad today is Friday. This week has felt eternal. Got any big plans for the weekend? I was thinking […]
Batman Beyond --- or as it was called on my side of the Atlantic, Batman of the Future --- has such a strong fanbase that it's no surprise that it's become a staple of DC's publishing slate since its revival in comics form. DC has provided...Show More Summary
I’ve been searching for a way to get myself to bed earlier for years, and I’ve finally found a trick that works for me. I just have to treat myself like a kid and make a deal I know will almost always work in my responsible side’s favor. Read more...
'I mean. Unhinged. This isn't politics. This isn't red and blue. This is reality and insanity. Both sides of the aisle, please protect us.'
Cristiano Ronaldo shows off his perfect shirtless physique while modeling his new CR7 Underwear. “People mostly see the more serious, focused side to my personality so I wanted this campaign to show my more relaxed side. The shoot was a lot of fun, we didn’t take it too seriously and it has a totally different [...]
BuzzFeed shared an excerpt from George Saunders' debut novel Lincoln in the Bardo. VICE profiled Ryan Adams. Stream a new song from Her's. My Poetic Side shared an infographic of U.S. Poet Laureates. Stream a new song by A Place...
Sounds like: The Internet, Brent Faiyaz, Syd, Orlando Song: The Trp - lavender What's so good? Not going to lie, lavender is a great smell. I'm not afraid to pull off my car on the side of the highway to get some. You'd expect it to taste a lot better than it actually does. Perhaps The Trp isn't talking about eating lavender. Show More Summary
Club Carlson used to be one of my favorite hotel loyalty programs. On the earning side, they used to run some killer promotions that were totally mattress runnable. The best of those awarded 50,000 Carlson points for one a night stay...Show More Summary
Keefer: Throughout my career I have been heavily involved in all my major international exhibitions and it is a matter of deep regret and frustration that the organizers of my first show in China have seen fit to exclude me from this process.” Now the curator and newly appointed president of the German committee of […]
It’s almost impossible to get a rise from my favorite farmer, Joe Del Bosque, who grows almonds, melons and asparagus here on the perpetually water-challenged west side of the San Joaquin Valley. After years of drought, suddenly everything is green. It’s raining like crazy, the infamous pumps of...
One of my favorite things to do on YouTube is watch those "split-screen" music videos the likes of which Smooth McGroove has recently made more famous on the video game side. Swedish band Wintergatan just put out an amazing video in the same style as well, and it somehow makes the relatively played-out Mega Man 2 Wily Castle theme fresh again. Show More Summary
Isotretinoin, better known as Accutane, is the acne drug of last resort. It let me shed my skin—literally—for the price of some gnarly side effects.
Not Paul! As the Pogba brothers prepare to face each other in Europe this week, Florentin has been speaking about which Premier League side hen admires the most – and it’s not Manchester United. He said: “Arsenal are the club of my heart. “I’ve supported them ever since the Invincibles – what a team! “The […]
I've mentioned before my side gig as a filmmaker. I finally decided to make my own film as director in 2015 and recruited some talented friends and artists in Toronto to make Tri-Curious, a short film that explores the awkward and anxious...Show More Summary
My post blizzard morning train reads: • Norquist: The Trump Tax Cut: How much, how soon, how certain (Ozy) • Inside the Uber Side Hustle: For many ridesharing drivers, getting behind the wheel is just a way to market their real ambitions (The...Show More Summary
My Lyft driver had these on his Toyota Camry today. I laughed. Objects in Mirror Are on the Dark Side - Decals Stickers via Amazon