You choked in your last interview and now you fear you’ve killed your chances at scored your dream job. But all hope is not lost. A “thank you” note might help you get back in the race. More »
In the second Democratic debate, Hillary Clinton deflected a question about her electability with an observation that could apply to pretty much any issue in the presidential race. She noted “there are some differences among” the Democratic...Show More Summary
As I noted last night, Trump isn't some sideshow or joke in the GOP nomination race. You may think he's a joke personally. But he's bringing to the fore the central issues and drives currently motivating Republican base voters. That doesn't mean I think he's going to be the Republican nominee, though. Show More Summary
Fox News host Bill O'Reilly confronted real-estate mogul Donald Trump on Monday for a controversial tweet he shared last weekend. Trump retweeted an image purporting to give crime statistics by race. But as O'Reilly noted, the numbers were wildly inaccurate. Show More Summary
Following our all -too-public battles over the current state of the Best Picture and Best Actor Oscar race, today I take on Gold Derby’s Tom O’Neil in assessing, guessing and blessing the leading contenders, as noted on the Gold Derby website (now part of the PMC family which also owns Deadline). Show More Summary
The Baltimore Ravens entered Week 11 without much to play for other than pride and respect. As for the St. Louis Rams, they actually were still in the playoff race in the NFC and needed this game badly to keep their postseason hopes alive. Show More Summary
Below, notes on what each committee-ranked team is up to this weekend. Is this the week the Big 12 cracks the top four? Is Michigan still in the Playoff race? And hoo boy, here come the ranked vs. ranked games. Saturday's guaranteedShow More Summary
So as we've noted here in passing now and then, there's a statewide election in Louisiana tomorrow for races where no one won a majority in the "first round" non-partisan...
A Note from Fatty: Today’s 100 Miles of Nowhere race report comes to you from Isaac, a many-times 100 Miles of Nowhere racer. Another Note from Fatty: If you haven’t sent in your 100 Miles of Nowhere Race Report yet, please do. Send it to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line “100 Miles of Nowhere Race Report.” [...]
Good news for all the fans of the motorsport racing simulator video game "Project Cars." Developer Slightly Mad Studios has already released Patch 6.0 for PC and PlayStation 4 while the Xbox One launch will happen within the next couple of weeks. Show More Summary
A Note from Fatty: I am such a big fan of Jill Homer. I love her writing. I love her photography. I love the way she approaches life. So it’s a huge honor to have had her ride the 100 Miles of Nowhere this year and write her story in her own blog, and allow [...]
Chelsea are reportedly leading the race to sign Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann in a sensational £40 million deal. That's according to the Sun's Andrew Richardson, who noted the Frenchman could be set to replace Radamel Falcao...Show More Summary
She was wearing a blue singlet, still on her feet after finishing the Marine Corps Marathon in late October, when she made the request. She was holding a finisher’s medal from another race with a note etched in permanent marker on the ribbon.
As the final speaker in this year's Clarice Smith Lecture Series, noted scholar Lawrence Weschler presented a talk on race relations in the United States, using Ed Kienholz's Five Car Stud as the mirror in which this difficult history is reflected and refracted.
Before we get started with today’s 100 Miles of Nowhere Race Report, there are a few things I want to make note of. 1. Ride the 100 Miles of Nowhere With TrainerRoad TrainerRoad is a top sponsor for the 100 Miles of Nowhere, providing a free month to all registered racers (look for the card in your [...]
It appears the full court press of some of the mainstream media is in full swing. Since we noted the 'odd' one out WSJ/NBC poll that saw Carson jumping into the lead in the Republican nominee race... It remains the outlier... And then there's Fox... Show More Summary
Commissioner-Elect Brian Smith sent in this note after his victory in last night’s Decatur City Commission race… As we conclude this election season, the most encouraging thing is the number of candidates who were willing to come forward with ideas about how make Decatur even better. Running for public office is a challenging process, and everyone […]
John, I’m delighted to read about Jenean Hampton. And let me note this statement that you have quoted: “We’re different races, different sexes, he grew up in the country, I grew up in the city. We represent a broad range of the Kentucky demographic.” She said “sexes,” not “genders”? She ought to be put on a coin or something. Thank you, Jenean Hampton, and Godspeed.
First Read notes today’s marquee contest: Kentucky’s gubernatorial race between Jack Conway (D) and Matt Bevin (R). “Back in the summer, we dubbed the race possibly the Last Obama War, because it largely hinges on this question: Whom do Kentucky [...]
Marshall E. Leonard, of Tupelo, Mississippi, a prominent supporter of the Confederate Flag has been arrested for allegedly bombing a Wal-Mart after the chain stopped selling the Confederate Flag.