Excerpt: From Jonathan Abrams’s new book All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of The Wire. (Vulture)
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Earlier this month, Microsoft released driver and firmware updates for Surface Book to Windows Update. Yesterday, Microsoft released these updates on the Microsoft Download Center in MSI format. These updates provide improved system stability and battery reliability to Surface Book devices with Windows 10 Version 1703 (Creators Update) and above. Show More Summary
By the time he died in 1980 at the age of 86 Henri Marie Petiet had conquered the international art market and it would take 26 years and 50 public sales to disperse his collection. Nobody knows the final total achieved at sale but in runs into many many millions. Show More Summary
Alex Garland‘s new movie Annihilation is in theaters right now, but the filmmaker got his start as a writer when his debut novel The Beach was published in 1996. The book was adapted into a movie in 2000 starring Leonardo DiCaprio, and now Garland says that a new adaptation is in the works. Show More Summary
In her new book, heart surgeon Dr Nikki Stamp explores how modern medicine is only beginning to understand the connection between body and emotion Takotsubo cardiomyopathy – commonly known as broken heart syndrome – is rare but real....Show More Summary
There seems to be a concerted effort among abortion activists to pervert Christian teachings by using religious arguments to justify killing unborn babies. A new book by Presbyterian minister Rebecca Todd Peters pushes the notion that killing an unborn baby is not wrong. In “Trust Women: A Progressive Christian Argument for Reproductive Justice” from Beacon […]
Tommy Wiseau and his mysterious accent are back with a real Hollywood movie trailer! Best F(r)iends is written by Greg Sestero, Wiseau's The Room costar and author of The Disaster Artist — the book that inspired James Franco's film of the same name. Tbh, this dark comedy doesn't look half bad — probably because Wiseau is just [...]
Jones talks about her new novel, and J. Randy Taraborrelli discusses “Jackie, Janet & Lee.”
Joss Whedon may have left DC’s Batgirl, but fans of “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,“ the TV series he created, will be happy to know that Whedon is headed back to that world. CBR reports that Dark Horse will soon be unleashing Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 12: The Reckoning, a new series co-written by Whedon and Christos Gage. Georges […]
As NLM readers will have figured out by now, one of my pasttimes is to find good out-of-print Catholic books and republish them. I also enjoy doing better editions of books that are in print but are either overpriced or aesthetically unappealing.Today I am happy to announce the appearance of four more titles. Show More Summary
Brad and Sarah interview economist Charlie Sauer about his book, “Profit Motive: What Drives The Things We Do”. Listen to “Marble Halls and Silver Screens CPAC 3” on Spreaker. The post NEW EPISODE: Author Charlie Sauer Talks About His Book, ‘Profit Motive’ appeared first on RedState.
Chris Hughes rose to prominence as a cofounder of Facebook and the director of online organizing for Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign. His new book, "Fair Shot," is part memoir, part policy proposal. Through his organization...Show More Summary
If you are a legal and tech nerd, then you will thoroughly enjoy Gallagher’s new book.
A new book uncovers fresh details about Peter Thiel, the billionaire investor who took down Gawker, and Nick Denton, the media mogul who triggered his own downfall with a single blog comment.
Through July 4 and then starting again August 7 and ending December 6 there's great availability for four passengers in business class on American's New York JFK - Rio de Janeiro flight. Not quite as good but there's availability for...Show More Summary
Signature previewed March's best new books. Andrew Bird covered the Mountain Goats' "Distant Stations." February's best eBook deals. The JC interviewed author Laura Lippman. Drowned in Sound reconsidered the Cure's Pornography album. eBook on sale for $2.99 today: The Radium...
Yale historian Timothy Snyder presents a chilling scenario. In his 2017 New York Times bestselling book "On Tyranny," Yale historian Timothy Snyder warned that the American people only had one year to stop Donald Trump from causing serious and perhaps irreversible harm to our democracy, as well as other social and political institutions. Show More Summary
“Money can’t buy me love,” sang The Beatles, although it is doubtful that this was a rigorous empirical claim. Still, nobody disputes that there’s more to life than money and a new book, The Origins of Happiness (UK) (US) argues that happiness should be a guide to government policy. Two years ago this would have […]