Notre Dame has only one pimple on the face of an otherwise very attractive playoff team. It is a two point loss to Number 1 Clemson. It is not possible to have a better loss. Oklahoma also has a pimple. But it is huge because the loss was to Texas, [...]
Assuming a “cut” is a unit of measurement equaling 3/4 of an inch. The night before the opening of the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show, Infiniti invited media to check out its new crossover darling: the 2017 QX30. Calling it a crossover might...Show More Summary
Kung Fu Panda 3 is only two months away from release and you know what that means – a whole new collection of “Pandas are fat!” jokes. Which is perfectly fine, if fat pandas doing fat panda things is your idea of great comedy. ThereShow More Summary
If there's one thing science tells us, it's that obscenely wealthy people have their own peculiar notions about things that cannot be challenged by actual facts. I mention no names, of course, but one or two might spring to mind. (Okay,...Show More Summary
President Obama spared two turkeys named for one of the nation's most admired presidents, continuing a White House tradition that provides a refreshing sense of amusement and bipartisan cheer no matter how troubled the times. Obama pardoned "Abe," the 2015 national Thanksgiving turkey, during a...
Property of Gotta Dance Dirty After a year that has included everything from coveted support slots for Nero, to two EPs on mau5trap, and an official remix for Gallant, the mysterious producer, ATTLAS, now known as Jeff Hartford, is capping it all off with the third and final EP in his trilogy. Show More Summary
The Jets have lost four of their last five games, hurting their position in the race for an AFC Wild Card spot with six games left to play in the season. Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick has played poorly in their last two losses to the Bills and Texans, which led to questions for coach Todd Bowles…
Eagles of Death Metal have opened up for the first time about the horror they endured when ISIS attackers opened fire on their concert in Paris two weeks ago, killing nearly 100 people. They discussed the split-second decisions they had to make in a new half-hour interview with Vice, as...
Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith is the quintessential Star Wars prequel. Finally, after stalling for two movies, George Lucas delivers on all his promises. However, in true prequel fashion, he does it in a wildly uneven way. Welcome to our Star Wars movie rewatch! Read more...
Police arrested a postal worker in Brooklyn, New York Tuesday on hate crime charges after the suspect allegedly spit on two Muslim women and threatened to burn down their place of worship.
With the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season now in the rear-view mirror, it's time to hand out Bleacher Report's awards for a wild year that included an unlikely champion, a retiring superstar and a feud between two of the sport's biggest...Show More Summary
I’ve spent much of the last two decades “doing” both conventional academic work and freelance journalism, and over that time I’ve come to appreciate that academia and journalism share some similar problems. The one that interests me the most at the moment is the practical problem of producing what in many ways is or ought […]
Through the journey of two young women we can learn more about this largely invisible issue, how programs like the Covenant House empower youth to take control of their lives, and how we—those of us more fortunate—can help. Image: YESNetwork...Show More Summary
In a sharply worded letter penned just days before an international summit in Paris, Gov. Jerry Brown is accusing attorneys general in two states of "crass obstructionism" in their effort to raise doubts about one of President Obama's key climate change initiatives. On Wednesday, Brown wrote to...
The Good Dinosaur has as its premise two witty reversals of the kind Pixar has become known for: What if the asteroid that allegedly hit the Earth 65 million years ago and killed off the dinosaurs missed our planet; and what if, millions of years after that near-miss, the still-extant... More »
Wisconsin Badgers running back Corey Clement has received a citation for two counts of disorderly conduct stemming from an incident earlier this month. According to WKOW 27 in Madison, Wisconsin, Clement was cited as a result of a fight that took place at the HUB student apartments on Nov. Show More Summary
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Internet gambling is slowly growing - but not expanding - after 2 1/2 years of online betting in the United States. Online gambling revenue is increasing in at least two of the three states that currently offer it - New Jersey and Delaware. Show More Summary
In America, where election cycles last over a year, we're so deep into the 2016 cycle that people are already dropping out of the presidential race, but two front-runners for the Democratic nomination are dominating headlines left and right. The battle of democratic socialist versus Washington... Continue reading
So I’m back from nearly two weeks of traveling around, first to Greece and then Oklahoma, and my body has finally adjusted to local time. And I’m catching up reading “Entertainment Weekly” which is currently drowning in “Star Wars” coverage. So here’s what I think. “Star Wars” has traditionally been a story about families. I […]
H.R. 4038 was rushed to a vote less than two days after introduction, and was sold as a measured response to the Paris attacks. It wasn't. The post How The House Of Representatives Voted To Make Refugee Resettlement Impossible appeared first on ThinkProgress.