Part of the ongoing Disneyland/Muppet crossover video series: I'm away from home and blogging this so that my daughter sees it!
Do too many apparitions in the kitchen spoil the broth?
A spiritual battle is simmering between the Vatican and a popular shrine to the Virgin Mary in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the New York Times reports. The Vatican is investigating the shrine’s main claim to fame: that the Virgin Mary makes regular, in-person appearances. They are skeptical. Read more...
Ed Kilgore: [A]t a time when anything seems possible, Joe Biden is the subject of a draft campaign that appears to be vast and pervasive.... The more you look at the Biden bandwagon, it looks more like a ghost ship being pulled through...Show More Summary
The first image that usually comes to mind when someone mentions “Japanese ghost” is the long-haired, white-draped, female spirit a la Sadako from THE RING or Kayako from THE GRUDGE. With their deathly pale faces and blood thirsty drive to kill all who cross their paths, they have become the standard from which many J-Horror […]
SAN ANTONIO, Venezuela (Reuters) - The border bridge is usually choked with motorbikes and U.S. gas guzzling cars, leading into loud and grimy streets where traders hawk wares but smugglers hide theirs.
American Horror Story: Hotel will be unlike any season they've done before. According to the cast, Hotel will focus on more internal fears rather than the ghosts, witches and Nazi doctors that have terrorized characters in the past.Show More Summary
It's easy to see your own relationships reflected in Rogerio Silva's latest dance film, Abaddon. Two dancers exchange a bombastic give and take, a push and pull, a leap and crash to the ground that mirrors what he describes to The Creators...Show More Summary
I can't get the smell of smoke and incense out of my hair. Every night since last Thursday, when I turn down my cramped, neon lit street to pick my way to the front door of my building, I am confronted with many small fires. Mostly Chinese women kneel or squat on the sidewalk tending to... Continue reading
Ed Kilgore is so not buying the draft Biden "movement": The more you look at the Biden bandwagon, it looks more like a ghost ship being pulled through the mist by a combination of hungry political reporters, Hillary haters (including most of the conservative media), and Delaware-based Friends of Joe who, of course, would love to see him run. Read Ed.
Most urban legends are based solely on the fevered imaginations of the nervous and superstitious, but the Kymlinge Metro Station, a supposed ghost station, and Silverpilen, the silvery train that is said to haunt its rails, are bothShow More Summary
A mysterious jet reportedly caused commotion at Moscow's air traffic control after it traveled toward the city without making any radio contact and then made an emergency landing.
To mark the annual Ghost Festival, thousands of live ducks were seen being sold at Hangsheng North Road in Liuzhou city, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region early this morning. [ more › ]
The sign posted at the trailhead of our 8-mile hike does not bode well: "DANGER. Extreme Conditions! STOP. Do not hike Jun-Sep. HEAT KILLS!"
So the key is not whether to use government stimulus, but how to use it. A comparison between the U.S. and China may shed light on this discussion, one that’s even more relevant now as the Chinese government pumped 150 billion yuan into...Show More Summary
With all the wars raging in the Middle East, collective trauma carries very serious consequences for the region.
[youtube:u4ii5m_iZI4] PW Singer, Strategist and Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation and author of the recently released Ghost Fleet, was at the Lowy Institute yesterday. He sat down with Michael Fullilove for a conversation about...Show More Summary
So far, WE ARE STILL HERE hasn't exactly lived up to its name for Blu-Ray enthusiasts who have been impatiently waiting to add the ghostly flick to their collection since it left theaters. However, there is hope on the horizon. You won't have to gnaw those fingernails for much longer as Ted Geoghegan's directorial debut makes its way to Blu on... Read More...
Madden 16 debuted Tuesday night, and like most newborn games with infinitely complex layers of coding, it's experiencing some first-step hiccups. More specifically, there are ghosts running on the field, intercepting passes and taking...Show More Summary
The truth is out there.