In Liberia, traditional funerals and ceremonies have almost come to a halt during this most virulent Ebola outbreak in history. Whole villages have turned to ghost towns, as residents are afraid to leave their homes in the most affected areas of Africa. Show More Summary
Photo via Dezeen · Historic West Village jazz club asks $6.25M. · Coco Chanel's advice as a decorating mantra. · Fishtown's finished ghost sign house wants $169K. · Tour the modern offerings of Norway's SALT festival. · Adorable Audubon home...
So remember that scene in Ghostbusters when Peck shuts down the containment unit and floods the entire city with ghosts? Well, today’s been like that except with every single celebrity naked instead of the undead. I’m doing my best to stay away from them (WHICH I HAVE ALL DAY YOU CAN’T PROVE ANYTHING) because I’d Read More...
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art launches its William Castle festival with a double bill of THE TINGLER and HOLLYWOOD STORY. Other titles from the gimmicky producer-director include HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL, 13 GHOSTS, MR. SARDONICUS, THE NIGHT WALKER, STRAIGHT-JACKET, and HOMICIDAL.
Fundamentals by Porter RaySeattle hiphop's golden child. Swollen by StickersNetherwordly, skronking post-punk. The White Ghost Has Blood on Its Hands Again by the Murder City DevilsMorbid rock for superfans.
History has shown us that ghosts and the supernatural seem to be commonplace and that a large percentage of people in the western world, indeed from all races and religions, not only believe in ghosts but have also experienced something that they believe is of a supernatural origin. Indeed, many people have reported the same [...]
A fan-uploaded commercial for "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" features the first footage of the ABC show's forthcoming second season.
Self-described digital craftsman Piero Ciarfaglia (known also as zenoid) has created a map detailing the world’s alcoholic consumption and preferences by country. The map was compiled for data visualization site Ghost in the Data using alcohol and health data from the World Health Organization. Show More Summary
Agent Coulson and his team are forced to live as ghosts in the shadows as H.Y.D.R.A. takes over in 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' season 2. [...]
There was a lot of controversy over the Sochi Winter Olympics both before and during the competition, with allegations of corruption, shoddy construction work, and facilities not being ready for the athletes. However six months after the games ended, Russian photographer
The Obama economy has claimed another hotel in the soon-to-be ghost town known as Atlantic City, New Jersey. The billion-dollar Revel Casino Hotel i s following along the lines of several other casinos, including the Trump Plaza andShow More Summary
The New York Times has some new articles on the decaying of Guantanamo. Camp X-Ray is now a "ghost prison." Here are the photos. The original complex, Camp X-Ray — with kennel-like cages that were used for about four months in 2002 while... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Portuguese paper Record refuse to give up the ghost that is Benfica’s pursuit of Arsenal forward Joel Campbell. For several days now various reports in Iberia have detailed how Benfica are chasing the Gunners’ Costa Rican forward, however the Eagles have been so far thwarted in their attempts to land the star. In short, despite […]
David Cronenberg gets soapy with a star-studded black comedy about Hollywood ghosts and their wayward children. David Cronenberg (Canada/Germany, Gala Presentations) Between the incest, the ghostly parents, and the mad children, Bruce...Show More Summary
Remember that scene in Ghostbusters when Peck shuts down the containment unit and floods the entire city with ghosts essentially causing the apocalypse? Well, today’s been like that but with celebrity tits instead of ghosts. I’m doing my best to stay away from them (WHICH I HAVE ALL DAY YOU CAN’T PROVE ANYTHING) because I’d Read More...
Apparently some ghosts have taken their shows to the road…and this list will tell you just which roads to avoid if you don’t want to hear anything go bump in the night on your next drive. First up, Belchen Tunnel, Switzerland. It looks creepy enough, doesn’t it? It gets better…or worse. Show More Summary
I have been watching the television series The Haunted which appears on cable's Animalplanet. While the description of the series says it explores the "connection between animals and the supernatural realm" it really explores how humans, who don't believe in...
PHILADELPHIA -- The 2011 NFL draft was not a particularly good one for the Philadelphia Eagles. The release this weekend of kicker Alex Henery, their fourth-round pick in 2011, underscores just how bad the Eagles’ decision-making was that weekend. "We’ve talked about it a lot," Eagles general manager Howie Roseman said. Show More Summary
From "Preparing the Ghost" to Elena Ferrante's trilogy, a reading list for your long weekend
Dominic Holden A GHOST BIKE And flowers at the memorial at the intersection where Kung died yesterday. Who Was the Bicyclist Killed Yesterday Morning on Second Avenue? Sher Kung, an attorney and former legal fellow at the ACLU who worked on a high profile case that "paved the way" for the repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell. Show More Summary