The tunes on his new album are the kind of thing Satie might have come up with if he was idly tinkling at the piano while waiting for his Morrison's cauliflower cheese to microwave
The night was cold, the fireplace was roaring, and we were gnawing on the delicious ratatouille and fresh baked bread our host Leslie had made. We warded off the three adorable pups as we idly chatted and a few people lazily looked over the Monsterhearts skins. It finally happened, my lady and genderqueer friends convinced […]
FORT BLISS, Texas — Two self-propelled M109 Paladin howitzers sat idly by on the 1st Armored Division's desert training grounds, waiting to hurl 155mm shells about 10 miles away. Partaking in a large exercise called Bulldog Focus, the...Show More Summary
"Idle," "unproductive," "marginal," "isolated" – M?ori land often gets a bad rap. But a University of Auckland researcher is challenging this view, and offering a fresh approach to unlocking the potential of the wh?nau-owned whenua.
ClassPass is not accustomed to sitting idle. The startup, a subscription marketplace that lets users find and book fitness classes, is today introducing credits. ClassPass CEO Fritz Lanman hinted at the change at Disrupt SF last year,...Show More Summary
The Jowett Jupiter was a successful British race and touring car produced by Jowett Cars Ltd of Idle near Bradford. It is estimated to sell for £38,000 to £42,000 at the next H&H Classics sale in Duxford, the Imperial War Museum March 21. Show More Summary
"This is not merely an idle philosophical debate. Every year, our society invests thousands of hours and millions of dollars in generating knowledge about arts and culture.1 But just when choices about how to distribute resources seem to matter more than at any time in living memory, the arts field’s system for knowledge production, dissemination, […]
Picture this: You're driving home from work, contemplating what to make for dinner, and as you idle at a red light near your neighborhood pizzeria, an ad offering $5 off a pepperoni pie pops up on your dashboard screen. Are you annoyed...Show More Summary
Throughout 2016 and 2017, a rail terminal built to accept crude oil for the largest East Coast refinery often sat idle, with few trains showing up to unload. Although little oil flowed, plenty of money did. Under a deal PhiladelphiaShow More Summary
Plus Travel Channel’s filming at Stiles Switch BBQ, and more news — After being open for just over a year, Pflugerville’s Idle Vine Brewery is closing. Its last day will be on Saturday, March 3 with a beer fundraising party for the Pflugerville...Show More Summary
These days, everybody wants to use your unused computer time. Aura is the latest blockchain company to make you an offer you can’t refuse while you’re AFK. Aura’s GammaNow is a desktop app that lets PC gamers lend their idle computing power in exchange for rewards such as in-game credits, skins, hardware discounts, meets and […]
"We will not stand idly by as our proud history of student activism is belittled..." The post Brown University social justice warriors: This Guy Benson fellow is pretty dangerous appeared first on Hot Air.
The biggest night in movies is only a few short weeks away, which means every minute you let idly tick by could be spent catching up on the slate of nominated films. 2017 saw a bumper crop of movies, from the magical-realist interspecies romance to the no-mercy sensory-assault war picture, ... More »
Umbrella put up its newest in-house title, Monster Merge, up for pre-order on the App Store for a release in March. Their title about combining creatures brings in some elements of puzzle games, with a heavy dose of idle game mechanics. You drag monsters of the same type together in order to level them up
Here's your weekly lineup additions for SXSW 2018, among them Dessa, Kodie Shane, Ringo Deathstarr, Tennis, Peelander-Z, Nikki Lane, Natalie Prass, METZ, Cadence Weapon, UK post-punks IDLES, Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real, Peelander-Z, Xylouris White, and a bunch more. Continue reading…
If for no other reason than she’ll need to study up on the show before she auditions to play herself, John Oliver has a word of advice for Meghan Markle ahead of her royal wedding: Watch! The! Crown! But don’t just idly view it, take it as a cautionary tale. ... More »
Desk of Rosewood age Empty chair and fading thoughts Idle now I flee The post Ode To Retirement (in Haiku Variant) appeared first on The Moderate Voice.
English comedian, writer, actor and musician Eric Idle, a founding member of the cultishly beloved Monty Python comedy group, has shelled out just over $1 million dollars for an unassuming 1920s Spanish bungalow set behind a waist-high decorative wrought iron fence on a palm tree-lined street in L.A.’s hipster-thronged Silver Lake area. The updated fixer-upper […]
The developers of a 630-foot observation wheel planned for Staten Island have agreed to help pay for storage of some of the contraption's giant parts while the project sits idle, according to court... To view the full story, click the title link.