Like any great American, or British person, you probably spent most of Christmas Day binge-watching James Bond movies because that is a far more palatable alternative to talking to your relatives. And you probably cringed at the scene in Skyfall where the bad guys blew up a classic Aston Martin DB5. Read more...
Johnson's uncle told the Houston Chronicle the receiver would take a pay cut, but Johnson says he doesn't know where that came from.
There is a multi-million dollar question that Jason Pierre-Paul will have to answer soon.
It’s a good thing Christmas is over, because the next family reunion might not be so pleasant for one NFL wide receiver. After Andre Johnson’s uncle/adviser Andre Melton told the Houston Chronicle that Johnson “doesn’t mind having a pay cut,” Johnson himself had a different take. “Who said that?” Johnson said, via Tania Ganguli of ESPN.com,…
Dramatic video captured a monkey reviving another monkey, which had fallen unconscious on the rail tracks of a train station in India after being electrocuted on Saturday, Dec. 20. The incident was watched by travelers at the station, some of which were filming and taking pictures of the monkeys. Produced by Devan Joseph. Show More Summary
Talk about poking the bear with a sharp stick. Ukraine's parliament overwhelmingly voted Tuesday to rile Russian President Vladimir Putin by moving to join NATO. If that happens, another of Russia's neighbors would come under the protective umbrella of the West.
The next time you miss an exciting NFL football game, and you desperately want to see that amazing one-handed catch that everybody in the office is talking about, try checking your Facebook news feed. The NFL has agreed to provide … Continue reading ?
It’s not often I walk away from a movie and talk about how great the sound design was. But that’s because I’m easily wowed and blinded by impressive visuals and crafty storytelling and great acting and so forth. But after watching this CineFix top 10 list of movies with great sound, I think I should pay more attention with my ears. More »
I audibly gasped when I saw this Gawker headline saying that Jay, the key “witness” in the case against Adnan Syed in the murder of Hae Min Lee — the focus of season one of the “Serial” podcast — was ready to talk. Apparently, on Christmas Eve, a guy with the name “Slim Wilds” — [...]
While watching the humorously underplayed scene in The Interview wherein Eminem so casually comes out to James Franco’s talk show host character as gay, this reporter had to remind herself that although I was watching Eminem play himself...Show More Summary
The good news is that Jay from Serial is willing to talk. The bad news is that Jay from Serial might not actually… Read More
Rush Limbaugh is attracting controversy with remarks that a black actor shouldn’t be playing James Bond, who he said should always be “white and Scottish.” Limbaugh made the remarks earlier this week in addressing rumors that black actor Idris Elba could be secret agent in the latest installation of the 007 series. Show More Summary
We’re celebrating the end of the year with our most popular posts from 2014, plus a few of our favorites tossed in. Enjoy! Sociologists often say that gender is partly a performance. How we talk and laugh and what we say; how we stand, sit, and move; how we dress, wear our hair, and adorn […]
Following talks with Maronite Patriarch Beshara Boutros al-Rai at Bkirki on Friday, Hezbollah’s politburo chief Sayyed Ibrahim Amin al-Sayyed told reporters that the party continues to support Free Patriotic Movement leader MP Michel Aoun’s candidacy for president. “Aoun is a competent person who is capable of playing a positive role if he was elected […]
Massively's 2014 awards series is over, but we like to go back and take a look at the reader polls and some of the big questions and neat comments that arose during the course of our rollout because many of our awards were contentious, as they are every year. Show More Summary
Recommended listening: Writers on Writing, a playlist of TED talks from NPR that pair well with our own Nick Ripatrazone‘s essay on “vertical writing” and Michelle Huneven‘s breakdown of “The Trouble With Writing.”
In a week that has at long last seen the tortured release of the North Korea-set black comedy The Interview, I sat down to interview the film critic and frequent TV talking head Myself about the movie and the surrounding brouhaha. An edited transcript of our discussion—which contains some spoilers—appears... More »
Byron Scott isn't buying into the stats that show the Lakers are better without Kobe. Kobe Bryant sat for the second consecutive game on Thursday and the Lakers were crushed by the Bulls 113-93, temporarily ending the talk that Los Angeles...Show More Summary
Johnny Manziel's confession tour continues. After Sunday's game, the Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback talked about looking forward to the offseason after a rocky rookie year that didn't produce any touchdown passes. On Wednesday he...Show More Summary
The talks that began on Wednesday were expected to be continued today in Minsk. Belarus, which is hosting the dialogue, declined to comment on the reason.