For President Obama, it's getting lonely at the bottom.
When Dan, the traumatized Irish widower at the center of Christian O'Reilly's "Chapatti," pictures his wife in the afterlife, he thinks of her as alone and lonely. "Incomplete without me," he says.
There’s no rest for the weary in Big Ten basketball. Michigan State and Michigan are the lone survivors of the gauntlet that is the conference tournament, and the in-state rivals will have one more battle to fight before the Big Dance. The...Show More Summary
The Lonely City: the Platinum Consort, Scott Inglis-Kidger: Holy Trinity, Sloane Street Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Mar 14 2015 Star rating: 4.0 16th century polyphony in an imaginative programme for Lent Scott Inglis-Kidger and the...Show More Summary
For the first time since 2009, the UFC set up shop in Dallas on Saturday night, heading to the Lone Star State for UFC 171. With a collection of top welterweights all vying for position in the division—including a new champion in Johny...Show More Summary
Getting friends and family pumped for their upcoming nuptials, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard threw a fabulous engagement party on Friday night (March 14). The "Lone Ranger" star and his "Rum Diary" leading lady held the bash at the Carondelet House in L.A. Show More Summary
In his first two days at SXSW, Damon Albarn played a career-spanning set for NPR and performed two new songs on Kimmel. He was not remotely done. He did a bunch of songs from his forthcoming album Lonely Press Play at an acoustic radio session. He played an early showcase at a big outdoor stage [...]
If you're already thinking about a drink at 7:15, you may be at this guy's level. (via reddit) The London edition of the Metro newspaper (everyone's favorite free morning mass-transit newspaper/thing clogging up every major city's sewers)...Show More Summary
In news that's larger than life for anyone who grew up in the 1990s, The Backstreet Boys announced plans to bring the group's world tour to North America beginning in May. "Due to overwhelming demand on Facebook and Twitter, Backstreet's...Show More Summary
For years, I have wondered what makes boys so special that girls can sit and whine about them for hours on end.
You may remember that back in January, 71-year-old Curtis Reeves Jr., a retired Tampa Police captain, got into an argument with 43-year-old Chad Oulson before a screening of Lone Survivor, which ended when Reeves pulled a gun and shot Oulson once, grazing Oulson’s wife’s hand and striking Oulson in the heart, killing him. Show More Summary
May is a lonely young woman who has been traumatized by a difficult childhood, only to become increasingly desperate in her attempts to connect with the people around her. Lucky McKee makes an incredible mark on the Horror genre in his first feature film, May, from 2002.
Minutes before he shot and killed Chad Olson for texting during a screening of Lone Survivor, Curtis Reeves was also texting someone.
Lonely? Know how to use the Internet? Get yourself a friend for the day!
This past January, Curtis Reeves, a former Tampa police officer, allegedly shot and killed a man who refused to stop texting during a matinee showing of Lone Survivor. As it turns out, Reeves was texting from the same theater just before his deadly confrontation with the man. Read more...
) Sega has released a new video featuring members of the development team at Creative Assembly working on Alien: Isolation, as they describe their goals and approach toward designing the lone Xenomorph stalking the player throughout the game. They certainly make it out to be a tense, terrifying experience. Show More Summary
Damon Albarn has been performing a lot during SXSW to promote his upcoming solo album Everyday Robots, including a late-night career-spanning set at NPR’s showcase. Now you can see video of Jimmy Kimmel Live’s show at the AT&T stage, where Albarn performs the new song “Mr. Tembo” and the previously released “Lonely Press Play.” Watch [...]
According to a new study released Thursday by the Pew Research Center, public libraries are thriving thanks to a core group of devotees who have qualities we don’t usually associate with bookish people -- they are, generally speaking, more sociable and active people than those who don’t go to libraries.
Despite the potential for online courses to democratize higher education, the sector has experienced setbacks lately. A major cause for these disappointing results, some claim, is the extremely common feeling of disconnectedness among students. This lack of engagement is a …