Pro-Russians in Crimea viciously attacked and beat up pro-Ukrainians Sunday morning. Ben Brown from the BBC described the attack: It started peacefully. Ukrainians – many of them middle-aged women – waved flags and sang songs to celebrate the birth 200 years ago of Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko. Show More Summary
General manager John Idzik has slowly pulled the New York Jets out of salary-cap jail, but as of Sunday morning, there were still three bad contracts left on the docket. The Jets knocked that number down to two after announcing the release of cornerback Antonio Cromartie on Sunday afternoon. Show More Summary
Tarell Brown tweeted Sunday morning about getting a massage and of his plan to barbecue. Brown has reason to be in a festive mood. There is reason to believe the cornerback market will be robust in free agency a year after the market struggled. Show More Summary
The crisis in Ukraine, President Barack Obama and the just-concluded Conservative Political Action Conference were all discussed on Sunday's political talk shows. Here are a few good lines from the morning:
Meet the Press host David Gregory pressed Cardinal Timothy Dolan Sunday morning about several Pope Francis' unorthodox positions, especially with regards to gay marriage, including comments the pontiff made this week that suggest he could be open to civil unions.
THEATER REVIEW 'Saturday Night/Sunday Morning' at Steppenwolf Garage Theater ??? Since 2009, Steppenwolf's innovative Garage Rep series has provided hospitality and exposure to itinerant smaller companies in town. The guests enjoy the...Show More Summary
A Malaysian Airlines plane missing without a trace for almost 48 hours as of Sunday morning may have turned around and reversed course before vanishing from radar and losing all radio contact with air traffic control, Malaysian authorities said Sunday. Show More Summary
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) went after fellow Republican Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) and President Barack Obama on This Week With George Stephanopoulos sunday morning, telling ABC’s Jonathan Karl that Obama’s “five years of weakness” had emboldened Putin and that the U.S. needed to defend its values across the globe, in contrast to Paul’s less-interventionist foreign [...]
Malaysia Airlines Plane: Still missing. Mammoth Tusks! On display at the Burke Museum for a limited time only. Go see 'em! 2014 Seattle Bike Map: It's out! Go get your cycle on! Between 750-1200 Jailed Immigrants Are On Hunger Strike in Tacoma: The precise count of detainees striking depends on who you believe, but it's a huge number either way. Show More Summary
House Intelligence Committee Chair Mike Rogers (R-MI) warned This Week With George Stephanopoulos co-host Martha Raddatz Sunday morning not to underestimate how far Russian President Vladimir Putin was willing to go in his aggression toward Ukraine.
Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates told Fox News Sunday's Chris Wallace Sunday morning that he believed Russia had likely secured possession of the Crimean peninsula, but rejected the idea that President Barack Obama's foreign policy had "emboldened" Putin, and also defended Obama's golf playing in Florida.
Meet the Press host David Gregory grilled Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken on Sunday morning about why the U.S. lacked the ability to forestall Russia's aggression, rather than simply react to them. "Since this started, the president has issued line after line, and Putin has crossed them all," Gregory said. Show More Summary
Yes, This Is English Good morning morons and moronettes and welcome to AoSHQ's prestigious Sunday Morning Book Thread. For non-book related discussions, please use Andy's open thread below. Thanks. Ye Fyne Olde Wordes Author Mark Forsyth likes to write...
(Scott Johnson) We went to see the second set of Manhattan Transfer at the Dakota Jazz Club and Restaurant in downtown Minneapolis this past Monday and the first set on Tuesday. The two sets provided a rounded picture of their musical interests and inspirations. Show More Summary
> My Sunday Washington Post Business Section column is out. This morning, we look at the 401k. The print version headline was What’s the problem with 401(k)s? You while the online version was There’s nothing wrong with 401(k)s, except the players involved. Here’s an excerpt from the column: “What’s wrong with these plans? Human behavior,...Read More
During a wide-ranging interview on CPAC and Fourth Amendment issues Sunday morning, Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace pressed Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) on his foreign policy, especially with regards to crisis in Ukraine, and its place in the contemporary GOP...
What can the Bills do on the offensive line in free agency? A call for the Dolphins to sign KR Devin Hester. Keeping CB Aqib Talib might cost the Patriots more than they’d like to spend. Running down the best plays of Jets TE Jeff Cumberland’s season after he signed a new contract with the…
My Sunday morning reading materials: • The market is up 170% since 2009, but are you? (MarketWatch) • Your Wilting Retirement: Company 401(k) Plans Get Stingy (Businessweek) • Things You Can Do That Wall Street Can’t (Motley Fool) • Is...Show More Summary
In honor of all those who will experience the pains of D.S.T on Sunday morning. Smashing an alarm clock with a sledgehammer in a time-space 300 times slower than real life (10,000 fps) I call it “Early Morning Therapy”. Shut the beep Up! [The King of Random]
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