To summarize: Brooklyn continued its transformation into a refuge for the one percent. Rafael Nadal was upset and Novak Djokovic advanced to the Australian Open final. Marshawn Lynch Marshawn Lynched. A Detroit rapper partnered with a Toronto rapper and released a powerhouse of a song. Show More Summary
Chess hosts airfficiency tourney Jan 30, 2015 LEONARD MATOTA SportsThe Botswana Chess Federation (BCF) will this weekend host the annual Airfficiency Year Opener Chess Tournament at the Legae Academy in Gaborone.Expected to attract players...Show More Summary
Came across this random bit of artwork by my pal "Big Tasty," and he gave me permission to use it. I figured this might be the venue, even though technically She-Ra is the "Rebel." Below the f...
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Location: 1533 Sutter St. at Gough St., Lower Pac Heights Size: 6-bed, 7.5-bath, 7,375-square-foot single-family home Price: $6.595M Pitch: "Fully modernized, 1890 Queen Anne Victorian Mansion! Period details have been restored in this 7,375 sq. ft. residence with soaring ceilings,...
by Jazmine Hughes This image is not not a subtweet to the internet this week. ¯\_(?)_/¯ In case you spent too much time re-watching the new Kanye video and forgot what happened this week (me), let's review: we mourned My So-Called Life,...Show More Summary
Toasty wants a Superbowl Weekend Open Thread already, so here it is, along with the picture she sent. Who is playing in this game, anyway? If the Giants ain’t in it, I don’t care.
Consider this the weekend’s open thread. But first… I love this commercial for the upcoming NASCAR season. I don’t watch “Parks and Recreation,” but I am aware of the Ron Swanson character this actor plays and this commercial starring Nick Offerman as a Ron Swanson-esque character is pretty good. Show More Summary
It is not often that films come out of the impoverished North African nation of Mauritania and even more rare for a production from the region to catch the attention of the Academy, but Timbuktu, which opens this weekend in limited release via Cohen Media Group did just that. Show More Summary
There are many things that you can lose in Vegas--money, inhibition, dignity, and most certainly your room keys. Raise your hand if this happened to you not once but twice this weekend in Vegas. Oh? We're the only ones? But if you're...Show More Summary
Tourist are invading Phoenix like locus this weekend thanks to the Waste Management Open and Super Bowl. So while all the snowbirds are running around the valley, watching golfers, snapping pics of gridiron superstars, and taking in the unbelievable Phoenix … Read more ›
Kris Allen @ Mill Town Music Hall Fri. Jan. 30 Genre: Pop-rock Sounds like: David Cook, Allison Iraheta, Lee DeWyze, Matt Giraud Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Door open @8 p.m. Find tickets here! The Levee/Young Edison w/ Capital Arms @Vinyl Fri. Jan. 30 Genre: Led Zeppelin tribute Sounds like: […]
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Alexey Chaban has become an Internet sensation since the weekend, when he posted an open letter to the mother of a Russian tank commander whose life he had spared during a skirmish last week.
As we reported earlier this week, Alabama's first and only openly gay state legislator Dem. Rep. Patricia Todd took to Facebook over the weekend to fire back at politicians alleging that gay marriage would erode "family values" should it become...
For this week's show, we start things off by diving into the number one movie in the country, the Clint Eastwood docudrama American Sniper. In addition to marveling at the war pic's record-shattering opening weekend, we also get into Bradley Cooper's performance as well as discussing the role of truth and fiction in historical dramas. Show More Summary
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Chris Collison Training exercise for Ukraine’s first volunteer medical battalion. As you may have heard over the weekend, Russia's "little green men"—Russian troops in unmarked uniforms—and Russian-backed insurgents resumed open warfare in eastern Ukraine, shelling cities and killing civilians. Show More Summary
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One of the most accessible esports going, Hearthstone also proved itself one of the most open to denial of service attacks over the weekend, as three online tournaments were interrupted by attacks in two days. Read more...