On June 4, Queens of the Stone Age will release a new record on Matador, Like Clockwork. In advance of the album, the band played Jools Holland last month. They also played again last night. Below watch last night’s performance of “If I Had a Tail.” The band was accompanied by the artist Boneface, who [...]
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What do you know about Holland (or the Netherlands as its official name is)? Flowers, windmills, canals, cheese, wooden shoes, master painters from the Golden Age, bicycles. You're probably familiar with these. A new marketing campaign called 'Holland. The Original Cool' shows what's really cool about Holland. YouTube link (thanks Cora) The Presurfer
And tells us how to say "Van Gogh." Are you looking for a vintage, hip, indie, artisanal, open-minded vacation? Welcome to Holland. A new ad, Holland, The Original Cool, created by the Dutch government to lure American tourists to Amsterdam, appears to promise travelers a cooler version of Brooklyn. Show More Summary
"... and it's a finding that gives new hope to the search for life on other planets." "It's managed to stay isolated for almost half the lifetime of the Earth," [said Greg Holland, a geochemist at Lancaster University in England]. It's a time capsule. Show More Summary
Pim de Koel is not the most interesting man in the world, but he may be interesting enough to make you want to travel to Holland. Koel headlines a new Dutch travel spot, “Holland. The Original Cool.” that was put together in a jointShow More Summary
…Like Clockwork is the name of the new QOTSA LP, and also the regularity with which we’ve been publishing QOTSA posts lately. Am I right ladies?!?!? But seriously. We have been posting a lot on this new Queens record because they’ve been giving us lots of reasons to, and most of those reasons are pretty [...]
A year ago today Francois Hollande was sworn in as French President. It was a day of dark and forbidding skies. The new president rode up the Champs Elysees in an open-topped Citroen in the pouring rain and emerged bedraggled. Before the day was out his plane had been hit by lightning while en route to see Angela Merkel. Show More Summary
Holland has always had a progressive take on affordable housing, especially where apartments and co-housing are concerned. But a new government program is making it possible for people who make as little as $40,000 a year to build their own homes—all through the magic of flat-packing. Read more...
Oh my goodness this movie looks so good!! About Time is a romantic comedy starring Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy, Tom Hollander & Margot Robbie and tells the story of a man who realizes that he can time travel! Needless … Continue reading »
A few weeks ago, I mentioned that the reigning French government’s only policy idea seems to be higher taxes. The latest idea from François Hollande’s government is to implement new taxes on technology giants such as Apple and Google in order to finance cultural projects. Show More Summary
The French government is considering creating a new tax on smartphones and tablets in a bid to raise millions to support the creation of digital cultural content inside France. The proposal, handed to President Francois Hollande today,...Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - President Francois Hollande will decide by the end of July whether France should impose new taxes on technology giants like Apple and Google to finance cultural projects, a move that could feed into an anti-business image days after a...
[Image: This surreal, Planet of the Apes-like image, taken in 1982, shows sand dunes seemingly at the foot of the World Trade Center towers, when Manhattan's Battery Park was still a beach; photo by Robin Holland, via Tribeca Trib and Curbed NY].
ABC is expected to finally fill a key position in its scheduling department by tapping Whitney Holland as its new vice president of program planning and acquisitions, according to people close to her and ABC.
President François Hollande's popularity has sunk to a new low of 24%. Rather than blame his own policies for the huge rise in unemployment and the lack of competitiveness in France, Hollande pins hopes of fresh start on cabinet reshuffle. In...Show More Summary
The Downtown News reports that Holland Partners will break ground in 2014 on a new residential development just down the street from their recently-completed 1111 Wilshire. The whole thing was delayed by (what else?) both the recession and legal challenges,...
The company's new 'Pinnacle-class' cruise ship to feature interiors designed by two leading firms. Holland America Line has selected two leading firms to create
As of yesterday, Holland has a new king and queen. The Dutch royal family, unlike its British counterpart, believes in monarch retirement. I actually remember well the day Queen Juliana abdicated in favor of her daughter, Queen Beatrix, in 1980 (Kings, queens, and princesses have always captured my imagination). Show More Summary
Last June, only a month after François Hollande had been elected President of France, an expert on European relations at a think tank in Beijing asked me why the new French leader had yet to signal when he was coming to China. The expectation...Show More Summary