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The National Gallery of Canada presents, from May 20 to September 5, 2016, Chris Cran, Sincerely Yours, the most comprehensive exhibition ever produced on Alberta?s Chris Cran. The exhibition features over 100 paintings and drawings from the national collection and other institutions, and surveys Cran?s artistic production over the last 40 years. Show More Summary
For his first Hong Kong gallery exhibition, Puerto Rican artist Angel Otero will present Born in the Echoes, a group of new paintings that bring his unique visual language to the forefront. Otero is dedicated to continuing the tradition of abstraction, and is an innovator in the genre. Show More Summary
Don't let the door hitcha on the way out, and so on. Voters in rural Harney County, Oregon, overwhelmingly rejected the ideology of right-wing militia members who made the local wildlife refuge famous with their ill-fated occupation earlier this year. Show More Summary
To kick it off, for those who don't typically enjoy the pleasure of watching Ace on one of his all-too-few twitter rants, he's at it again. Check his TL here. It's a continuation of his #NeverTrump post from earlier tonight....
We are serious people here, or at least serious political junkies, so it’s probably worth discussing the latest news about picking the Democratic party platform committee. (The rights to which are either “fools gold” if you believe Ed Kilgore, or “how Hillary and Bernie will make peace” if you listen to Jim Newell.) Here’s Politico‘s […]
Last night, an average Tuesday in Denver, I got to see a dazzlingly terrific show from Nada Surf at the Bluebird Theater, followed by a surprise open mic with Leon Bridges at the Goosetown Tavern across the street on Colfax. Not my least favorite Tuesday. Nada Surf is a power pop band that a lot […]
Jenette McCurdy looks pretty in a flowy white dress while on the red carpet at Jovani‘s flagship store opening event on Tuesday night (May 24) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 23-year-old actress was joined at the event by Olivia Culpo, Holland Roden, Lyndie Greenwood, Jane Seymour, Chrissie Fit and Kelley Jakle. PHOTOS: Check out the [...]
Asia’s biggest annual tech show normally brings together boards, cards and widgets that make up our PCs. But that lineup is too earthly for the latest IT trend virtual reality. So the Computex Taipei event that opens May 31 will feature PCs that work with virtual reality head and hand [...]
Some participants openly admitted that they set out to cause disruption The post Unruly group instigated violence at Trump rally, say authorities appeared first on Macleans.ca.
I've had enough of the election for a while. I'm not particularly interested in Trump protests or Bernie Sanders' latest maneuvers. Or reports on Hillary's email. Here's an open thread to discuss the election. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Topic: Internet These legal difficulties should not hide the fact that Open Data is ultimately powerful when it represents a conversation between data experts inside the system and data users who access that system. And to see the system...Show More Summary
Beware the upset. In a French Open first round that saw two of the top-five seeded players in the women's draw—No. 3 Angelique Kerber and No. 5 Victoria Azarenka—and men's No. 10 seed Marin Cilic lose in the first round, nobody seems...Show More Summary
The Ghibli Museum in Tokyo will soon have a Catbus that both children and adults can ride. It makes its debut on July 17th, as part of an exhibit called "Ride the Catbus to Ghibli Woods."
What’s the best and worst thing about the cloud? […]
Exactly 39 years ago Wednesday, a movie called Star Wars opened in a mere 32 theaters across the U.S. It soon became kind of a big deal. But who has the time to rewatch it? Even one of its stars, Mark Hamill, admits he hasn't seen the two-hour original movie in nearly 20 years. Show More Summary
TEHRAN — My first impression of the Iranian capital is one of vagueness in a difficult topography as the city sprawls in all directions and stands at different elevations surrounded by mountains.
John Carpenter’s The Thing is a perfect example of a movie ahead of its time. When it opened in 1982, it was the same weekend at Blade Runner’s release, Star Trek 2 and Poltergeist were in theaters and ET was number one at the box office. The competition lead to the film bombing; only later did it become such a revered fan favorite. Read more...
Pokémon GO is now open to beta testers in the U.S. while the game is still in active development. The game, first announced last fall, uses an iPhone’s GPS to let users catch, trade and battle over Pokémon based on their location in the real world. Show More Summary
In "The Anchor," Grace and Frankie both face big opportunities to open new chapters in their lives. Unfortunately, this is a sitcom, so things don't go great.Grace is up bright and early, setting up a game of chess for the ladies. Way to start your day with a little intellectual ... More »