Officially recognized by the Kentucky state legislature as the "Father of Newgrass" for his influential musicianship, Sam Bush will release his latest album, Storyman, on June 24th. It's the mandolin icon's seventh LP for Sugar Hill Records, and his first solo studio project since 2009's Circles Around Me. Many of the...
Republican Donald Trump could become the first atheist president of the United States, according to neuroscience author Sam Harris. “The one thing that is surprising and actually hopeful in Trump’s candidacy is the fact that he has dissected out the religious, social conservative component of the...
Yesterday brought us our first look at the Potter family of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, featuring Jamie Parker as Harry, Poppy Miller as Ginny, and Sam Clemmett as their rather unfortunately named son Albus. Today it’s time to meet their best friends, the Granger-Weasleys. Show More Summary
Image Source: HBO If you watched this week's episode of Game of Thrones, chances are Sam's brother looked awfully familiar - that's because you've seen him before. The actor's name is Freddie Stroma. While you may recognize him fromShow More Summary
The grown-up versions of Harry Potter, Albus Potter, and Ginny Weasley are pictured in the first official photos from the upcoming stage play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Jamie Parker, Sam Clemmett, and Poppy Miller play the respective roles in the eighth story in the beloved franchise. “He simply is Harry now. There’s a [...]
Sam Clement has been confirmed to play Albus Severus Potter with Poppy Miller playing Ginny Potter in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.
Giving fans an exciting appetizer of sorts, JK Rowling's team released a series of preview photos of the cast of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Included in the advanced images are stars like Jamie Parker, Poppy Miller and Sam Clemmett,...Show More Summary
We have the very first photos of the Potters in the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child play. Ginny (Poppy Miller) looks like a perfectly normal adult, Albus Severus (Sam Clemmett) looks like an average Hogwarts student, and Harry (Jamie Parker) very much looks like he’s ready to toss this whole wizarding thing in a lake. Read more...
There aren't too many issues involving religion where you'll find Sam Harris, Reza Aslan, Maryam Namazie, and Richard Dawkins all on the same side of the aisle.But standing in support of the atheist bloggers in Bangladesh ought to unite...Show More Summary
Here's the latest compilation of Sam Harris' best arguments and comebacks.
National Geographic was once something I regarded as a relatively reputable source. At least, I assumed that they engaged in real journalism most of the time. A recent feature article by Gabe Bullard is making me rethink this assessment. Show More Summary
I think that many well-intentioned, reasonable people probably believe in some version of the following statement:Religious extremists are a problem, but religious belief itself is often a positive force that is simply misused by extremists.Until roughly 2005 or so, I was someone who held this belief. Show More Summary
The following is a statement on behalf of Philadelphia 76ers Managing General Partner Josh Harris:
“The Process” is dead; long live “The Process”. The Sam Hinkie Era is over in Philadelphia. Statement from Sixers managing partner Josh Harris on Sam Hinkie's resignation: pic.twitter.com/AO7B7WQ6Tt — Jeff The post Philadelphia Sixers GM Sam Hinkie Steps Down appeared first on SLAMonline.
Cenk Uygur in 2010 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Bill Maher, Maajid Nawaz, Peter Boghossian...I don't know how they do it. I don't know how they stay sane in the face of the near constant barrage of crap that comes their way. Show More Summary
Anyone who's read Sam Harris' books or essays, or listened to his podcasts, knows one of his longstanding goals has been to get people to see what's actually written in the Qur'an (and the Hadith). He doesn't believe Islam is a "religion...Show More Summary
What can writers learn about success from a band? The band X Ambassadors has some lessons for writers about how to get ahead. USA Today quotes band member Sam Harris as attributing their progress to "perseverance (playing any and al...
Hank Harris (The Man in the High Castle) and Being Human alum Sam Witwer have signed on for recurring roles in ABC’s hit drama series Once Upon A Time. Harris will play Nathaniel, a meek and troubled patient at a mental institution who...Show More Summary
I do not worry about these people. They have always been with us; they add a variety to life. -- John Kenneth Galbraith on certain types of conservatives, Massey Lectures, 1965. The motion before us concerns free speech and open debate at a time when both are under siege on all fronts. Show More Summary
When I wrote an essay critical of the famous atheist, he asked me to debate the issues. Now he refuses to air it