Police in Utah say they've arrested a man who escaped from a Mississippi jail 34 years ago. Authorities said today that 61-year-old Sam Gene Harris also escaped from jails in Oregon before landing in the small central Utah town of Wellington several years ago. Carbon County Sheriff Jeff Wood says...
Recently composer/performer, Todd Schroeder was named BroadwayWorld.com's "Musical Director of the Year," and it's no wonder why. He has performed at Carnegie Hall, the White House, with the Boston Pops and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir...Show More Summary
In an audio blog post, Sam Harris responds to the Charlie Hebdo attacks by, among other things, saying that media outlets everywhere should have posted the recent post-massacre cover of the magazine en masse as a show of solidarity:
Noted atheist Sam Harris blamed the media for the “recent atrocities in Paris” in his most recent podcast. “It’s astonishing the media can’t do the one thing to keep it and everyone else safe. It can’t do the one thing that would have kept the Charlie Hebdo...
If you were to ask me who the best male pop singer in the country is -- not that anyone has -- I wouldn't immediately name bestsellers Michael Bublé or Josh Groban. I wouldn't say Tony Bennett, who, in his advancing 80s, remains among our most impressive singers. Show More Summary
Last fall, Sam Harris gave a handful of lectures revolving around his new book Waking Up (all about spirituality without religion). He's now releasing a video of that lecture (along with Q&A) on his website for $5 -- an idea that's been pretty successful in the world of stand-up comedy.
After a holiday break, Sam Mendes is back at work on the 24th James Bond film, Spectre. The film returns Daniel Craig, Naomie Harris, Ralph Fiennes, Rory Kinneear, and Ben Whishaw while adding Christoph Waltz, Andrew Scott, Dave Bautista, Monica Bellucci and Lea Seydoux to the cast. Show More Summary
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The Oyster Bay Historical Society?s 2015 season opens with the exhibition The Other Side ? Charles, Caesar, Harry, Sam, Pompey, Lon and Isaac, a photographic collection by New York artist Xiomáro (SEE-oh-MAH-ro). The collection of twenty-nine photographs will be on view from January 11 to March 29, 2015. Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA — With the blessing of principal owner Joshua Harris, Philadelphia 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie has embraced one of the most aggressive rebuilds in NBA history. But in a city where delayed gratification is a foreignShow More Summary
theist author and activist Sam Harris has taken aim at the head of the National Institutes of Health, arguing that he's an example of an intelligent person pushing religion.
Neuroscientist Sam Harris had some harsh words for one of the nation’s top scientists during a recent podcast. The outspoken atheist said that Francis Collins, the current head of the National Institute of Health and the former director of the international Human Genome Project, was an...
If you're still looking for a gift to get that special heathen this holiday season, these art prints featuring the quotations of people like Carl Sagan, Sam Harris, and Neil deGrasse Tyson are pretty sweet:
Sam Harris wants practitioners out of religion business. But the supposed science behind it is its own mythology
I was appalled by Bill Mahers and Sam Harris' coverage of Islam and terrorism several weeks ago. I am appalled as someone who is not a Muslim, rather someone who is an atheist and does not believe in a higher power. I am not a religious...Show More Summary
Reza Aslan, author of the controversial nonfiction work "Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth," said in a recent column that atheist public figures like Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris and Bill Maher don't accurately represent atheism.
Blaming religion for violence, says Karen Armstrong, allows us to dismiss the violence we've exported worldwide
EXCLUSIVE: Renowned scholar calls Harris, Dawkins anti-theists, and as dogmatic, fundamentalist as true believers
A Few Words Upfront: I had Sam’s new book lounging around downlist on my Kindle when I read Chris Dierkes’s strident objection to The Great Sam in his Soul Interpreter blog. The (usually) Great NellaLou, who blogs Smiling Buddha Cabaret,...Show More Summary
Last month, Be Affleck and Bill Maher -- joined at a roundtable by Sam Harris, Nicholas Kristof, and Michael Steele -- fiercely battled the merits of Islam. At its core, it demonstrated how we can't even agree on whether there's a problem...Show More Summary