The US composer has won the prestigious BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Spain for his efforts to bridge cultures, ‘address current issues, from the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to 11 September, and advance the relationship between religion and art and science’. The award is worth 40,000 Euros and a fine Spanish dinner. Couldn’t happen to a […]
(Credit: Google Images) If Christie plays his cards right, Steve Schmidt said, and if he's telling the truth about his lack of involvement in the bridge and Hoboken controversies, he'll come out on the other side a stronger, more tested candidate.
RedMart, an online grocery service based in Singapore, announced today that it has closed a $5.4 million bridge round led by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin; Property Guru founders Steve Melhuish and Jani Rautiainen; Meng Weng Wong, the co-founder of incubator JFDI; Wee Teng Wen, founder of The Lo & Behold Group; and Lion Rock Capital. Show More Summary
You may have seen this morning, Steve Kornacki released a blockbuster story on the BridgeGate front. It's not narrowly tied to the George Washington Bridge lane closures. But it involves nearby Hoboken, where the city's Mayor, Dawn Zimmer,...Show More Summary
Steve Kornacki, anchor of MSNBC's weekend show "Up" and a longtime observer of New Jersey politics, gave us an extensive analysis on the Political Wire podcast of the bridge scandal that has vexed Gov. Chris Christie (R) and has put a cloud over his political future.Here are five takeaways:1. Show More Summary
As UP's Steve Kornacki explained to his viewers this Sunday, it wasn't just the residents of Fort Lee and the commuters that were put in jeopardy by the lane closures on GW Bridge in New Jersey. In what was a refreshing break from the right wing and their incurable case of ? Story continues below ? Click here to view this media read more
It's undoubtedly the biggest news story of the week -- at least on cable news, and especially on CNN and MSNBC -- but what is this whole "bridge thing" (as Fox's Steve Doocy calls it) all about? Below is our breakdown of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's "Bridgegate" scandal: What it entails, why you should care and what it means for the future.
Steve Colbert, on Comedy Central's The Colbert Report, pointed out this odd juxtaposition in Chris Christie's confessional press conference following the George Washington Bridge scandal. Christie said his staff is like his family, so...Show More Summary
Just like Fox & Friends' Steve Doocy, Stephen Colbert is not happy that this whole "bridge thing" is distracting America from the fact that President Barack Obama "is a failure." To help remedy that problem, Colbert dedicated the second segment of his show Thursday night to former Defense Secretary Robert Gates' new book, Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War.
(By David Edwards) Fox host on Christie: ‘Bridge thing’ ruining coverage of Bob Gates’ Obama-bashing (via Raw Story ) Fox News host Steve Doocy on Thursday lamented the fact that the media…
Fox News host Steve Doocy on Thursday lamented the fact that the media was covering leaked emails that proved New Jersey Chris Christie's (R) administration closed part of the busiest bridge in the world as political retribution instead...Show More Summary
“Up” host Steve Kornacki‘s start in journalism has become part of the story surrounding the politically motivated New Jersey bridge closings: he worked as a reporter for the former Port Authority official instrumental in last September’s...Show More Summary
Persol re-issues the classic 714SM sunglasses so worn by the late 1960s Hollywood icon, Steve McQueen. Once released in 2010 as the 714, the 714SM comes with specially-made hinges on the bridge that folds inward to fit in a small,… Persol Limited Edition 714 Steve McQueen Sunglasses is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.
When it was enacted in 2010, Obamacare was supposed to be the final culmination of 60 years of effort by Democrats to realize the dream of universal health insurance. It was a complicated scheme, designed in such a way as to bridge the gap among Americans of different ideologies on how to address an alleged evil. Show More Summary
After working with men and women for years, Steve is bridging the gap and doling out his priceless romantic advice to the masses.
Steve Flesher has an interesting post over at American Thinker about “rehabilitating” Sarah Palin, or more specifically, how she can help rehabilitate the GOP. Goodness knows, the GOP needs all the help it can get. Between the very public “war” between Chris Christie and Rand Paul, the fall from grace of Marco Rubio, John McCain’s [...]
Ron Burgundy may have said it best, but he never said it with torn paper and red paint standing in for his own conflicting emotional states of rage towards Steve Graff for throwing his beloved Baxter from a bridge and his smoldering desire for the awesome-heine'd Veronica Corningstone. Read more...
Repulican Rep. Steve King of Iowa has already been called out by Ricky Martin online for his bigoted remarks. Now, the liberal group American Bridge is having some fun at King's expense, and overtly mocking the congressman...on his very own...
It's been about a year since American Bridge, a progressive group, filmed Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) comparing immigrants to dogs. As the Iowa Republican's bigotry comes into sharper focus -- and gains national notoriety -- the comments from last May continues to be relevant. But t …
Have you ever been homeless? My friend, Bobby Harris, spent nine long years living underneath the Manhattan Bridge.