As President Obama’s second term in the Oval Office nears its end, the Heritage Foundation, a US conservative think tank, attempts to assess the record he leaves behind, and comes to the conclusion that "by every objective measure, the nation has received a meager return on the defense dollars invested by Mr. Obama’s Pentagon."
Steven Spielberg's “Bridge of Spies” opens with a thematically-defining shot of a man looking in a mirror as he paints a nearly-complete self-portrait. The man is shot from behind. We are not really seeing “him.” We are looking at two reflections, one in glass and one in watercolors. Show More Summary
Relatives claim that the Alcatraz inmates, brothers John and Clarence Anglin, and their friend, Frank Morris, made it out of Alcatraz alive in 1962 by body-surfing behind a ferry and did not drown as prison authorities and FBI investigators have believed for decades. Show More Summary
A Georgia woman and her son were driving with her son Monday afternoon when another driver pulled up very close behind her in the center lane. The woman, 44-year-old Angelina Christiano, motioned for the Ford Mustang driver who had been tailing her to pull around her Corvette — but instead he...
Whenever we have a spate of news on a highly polarized issue, I usually get at least one lengthy email from a reader who seems to confound the accustomed partisan and ideological alignments behind the issue. (Remember TPM Reader LC, the liberal cop from the greater New York metro region during the height of the Ferguson protests). Show More Summary
The big picture behind the violent mass protests in Sulaimania and Halabja.
The peace rally bombing was a double suicide bombing that left at least 97 people dead.
The people behind Homeworld: Shipbreakers released a video that shows off new gameplay. It's the first we've seen of the game in a while. During a presentation at the Unite 2015 conference, developer Blackbird Interactive revealed a new video for the science fiction real-time strategy game, which shows off huge vehicles in battle on a desert planet. Show More Summary
MINYA, Egypt (Reuters) - Holding court behind a battered desk at his campaign office in the southern town of Minya, Bahaa Fikry embodies Egypt's past.
I spoke to Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi, who is most famous for her part in the MTV breakout series, Jersey Shore, the highest-rated show in the network's history. In the following interview, Polizzi talks about the impact the show had on her life, her business ventures, how she's bounced back and reinvented herself, and [...]
The Week 5 NFL slate is behind us, which means there is only one proper thing to do: Look forward to what's going to happen over the next seven days of football. Week 6 will allow us to fully bypass the one-third mark of the regular season, which should allow us to take a more big-picture look at the league. Show More Summary
Ten watches — that is all Roger Smith and his small team of craftsmen produce every year. Their workshop, a cottage on the scenic Isle of Man, has borne witness to the assiduous birth of some of today’s most complicated and … The post The Man Behind the World’s Most Expensive Watches appeared first on Selectism.
This is the fourth installment of '16 And President, the Huffington Post series that takes you behind the scenes for a day in the life on the campaign trail with the candidates running for president. LAS VEGAS -- There are a lot of questions that the average voter might ask about Martin O’Malley. Show More Summary
Read an interview with Jamie Oliver on the inspiration behind his new book, Everyday Super Food.
Teresa Giudice is still living like a Bravolebrity behind bars! RadarOnline.com has learned she hosted a prison viewing party on Sunday night, and welcomed fellow inmates to watch the debut… READ ON
E-commerce lingerie company Yandy.com is behind some of the year's most talked-about Halloween costumes. Here's how Yandy has learned to turn social media chatter into concrete sales.
JD.com, China’s second largest ecommerce company by sales behind leader Alibaba, on Monday announced the opening of its first U.S. office — a research and development center located in Silicon Valley. The focus is expected to be on cloud computing, mobile applications, and big-data infrastructure. Show More Summary
The gender paradox no one talks about. The post The Truth Behind Masculinity and Mental Health appeared first on The Good Men Project.
London’s Rambert dance company brings together a panel, chaired by The Guardian‘s Judith Mackrell, “that will focus less on the reasons why women are falling behind than on what can be done to support them.” The discussion will be live-streamed online on Wed., Oct. 14 (4:30 to 6:00 pm UK time), and questions may be […]
Here is what I posted on American Spectator's spectator.org on Sunday/ Oct 11, 2015. http://spectator.org/articles/64324/third-intifada The Story behind President Obama's Sixty Minutes Interview: "If you think that running your economy...Show More Summary