Today, we remember Francis Bacon mostly for his political and scientific contributions, but the people of Highgate remember him for something else: a scientific urban legend about a food safety experiment that may (or, more likely, may not) have created a ghost chicken. Read more...
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI Last year, Jill Scott vigorously defended Bill Cosby via her Twitter account. But now, after the release of 2005 court documents where the embattled comedy legend admitted to obtaining Quaaludes for the...
Children's Book Review by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com Lennie the Legend: Solo to Sydney by Pony is a children’s book by Stephanie Owen Reeder, published by NLA Publishing (2015). From the publisher: Lennie the Legend begins...Show More Summary
League of Legends’ resident sexy pirate Miss Fortune and not-so-sexy pirate Gangplank are both getting big makeovers. Riot just pulled back the curtain on both of their new looks and ability sets, and they seem pretty neat! Check them out here and here. YAR! Read more...
Pin it Want to live like beautiful people John Legend and Chrissy Teigen? The couple has listed their one bedroom home in Nolita for $4.5 million. READ MORE »
Danny Elfman composed The Simpsons theme song, scored most of Tim Burton’s films, and was the lead singer and songwriter in Oingo Boingo. He won a goddamn Grammy. Dude is a living legend. He also scored the soundtrack to Clive Barker’s Nightbreed, a surrealist horror film from the director of Hellraiser and Candyman. Show More Summary
This week at Wimbledon looked more like the Grammy Awards than Wimbledon according to Forbes magazine. John Legend and wife Chrissy Teigen rubbed shoulders with Drake, Natasha Bedingfield and One Direction’s Niall Horan were all at the All England Club to watch Serena Williams battle her sister, Venus Williams on centre court. Show More Summary
It’s official. In the words of glam rock legend Alice Cooper, school’s out for summer. There’s no more class. No more school run. No more homework. Just long, endless summer days that seemingly drag on forever. But how do you keep your...Show More Summary
If you grew up anywhere near Northern New Jersey in the 1980s and 1990s, you knew Action Park. The park was known for its incredibly dangerous rides and lengthy list of death-related urban legends. Those legends were actually based in...Show More Summary
A pre-Broadway celebration of the musical theatre legend opens at San Francisco's A.C.T. read more
Red Ash: The Indelible Legend isn't having quite as successful of a Kickstarter campaign as Mighty No. 9, which was basically funded instantly. They're currently sitting at roughly $300,000 of their $800,000 goal, and for the game to...Show More Summary
Netflix announced today the rollout of its original film initiative with Beasts of No Nation
A bogatyr is a brave and knightly character common in Slavic legend and epic poems.
Alpine skiing champion Lindsey Vonn recently endured a high-profile split from golf legend Tiger Woods after dating for two years. Formula 1 racing champion Lewis Hamilton recently endured a high-profile split from pop singer Nicole Scherzinger after dating for seven years. Wouldn’t it be swell if Lindsey Vonn and Lewis Hamilton started dating each other? […]
Gainesville punk bonanza The Fest has added more bands to its 2015 lineup. There's reunited hardcore legends Government Issue (who also play NYC this month), party animal Andrew WK, Ramonesy punks Mean Jeans, one of Mikey Erg's many bands...
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend showed off their couple’s style as they hit Paris Fashion Week for the Vogue Foundation Gala. The handsome pair complimented each other in Armani outfits with supermodel Chrissy showing off her famous figure in a
In case you thought the stakes of a home field advantage wasn’t enough to get you to tune into the MLB All-Star game, maybe the Celebrity and Legends Softball Game will be able to blind you, because there’s so much starpower that my retinas are smoking just typing this. In Cincinnati, we’ll get AARON BOONE! […]
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is having a rough year... the NBA legend got into a car wreck at UCLA yesterday... and TMZ Sports has the pics. Kareem was arriving to UCLA Medical Center, where he underwent quadruple bypass surgery earlier this year,…
Jerry Weintraub, the legendary Hollywood mover and shaker whose relentless drive and flair for smooth-talking helped build countless careers, has died at age 77, Huffington Post is reporting. The list of film and music legends that owe their success – to one degree or another – to Mr. Show More Summary
If your life has felt a little empty ever since Avatar: The Legend of Korra came to an end in December, then we have some good news for you: First Second has announced that Korra and Avatar co-creator Bryan Konietzko will write and draw...Show More Summary