Jordan de Pas is Zaped, and Zaped is very much Jordan de Pas. He is a home-grown producer who finds himself between Brisbane and his adopted home of Berlin and yes, I just ripped the first two sentences fro the press release so let’s make something up to mae it sound better. Zaped has a […]
Is Bill O’Reilly jealous of Fox News colleague Megyn Kelly over favorable press coverage that she receives? Megyn Kelly and Bill O’Reilly playfully bantered Monday night on The O’Reilly Factor about a New York Times Magazine profile called “The Megyn Kelly Moment.” O’Reilly holds down the high-rated 8 p.m. Show More Summary
Flipping through today’s NFL-furnished press conference transcripts, we couldn’t help but notice Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin was asked about an oddsmaking firm setting the Over-Under on his catches in Super Bowl XLIX at four. Here was Baldwin’s take: “Four catches in our offense is a good day. If I get four catches in the…
The most recent addition to the complete review is my review of Mikheil Javakhishvili's early Soviet-era classic, Kvachi, a nice addition to Dalkey Archive Press' Georgian Literature Series (and translated by the leading Georgian-literature authority, Donald Rayfield).
There are many people out there who were hoping for an apology from either Tom Brady or Bill Belichick during their DeflateGate press conferences last week. We received neither, and now, rather than providing the apology, New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft is demanding one from the NFL if the Wells Investigation into the issue […]
Skittles secured an press conference with Marshawn Lynch to discuss key issues leading up to the big game. He discusses Beast Mode, officiating, and his plans for the future. Plus, stick around as Marshawn plugs The Awesomer. Sorta.
These are the hard-hitting questions you've been waiting to hear Marshawn Lynch answer. The "reporters" at this press conference went all-in, asking deep questions like, "If you could live on any planet after you retire from football,...Show More Summary
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R) will reportedly start a state-run, taxpayer-funded news service that will provide real Indiana news outlets with pre-written stories and information. The Indianapolis Star broke the news on Monday, citing documents obtained by the newspaper.
Here’s your likely answer to what will be announced at Google’s press conference tomorrow. The Wall Street Journal reports this evening that Atlanta, Charlottle N.C., Raleigh-Durham N.C. and Nashville, TN are all getting ultra-high-speed Google Fiber internet. Show More Summary
Patriots owner Robert Kraft crashed a press conference scheduled for Bill Belichick and Tom Brady in Arizona tonight, telling the assembled media "I want to make it clear that I believe unconditionally that the New England Patriots have done nothing wrong" in response to accusations that they deflated footballs prior to the AFC Championship game. Show More Summary
New York, January 26, 2015--The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by the harassment and detention of journalists in Egypt on Sunday during mass demonstrations to mark the fourth anniversary of the uprising that ousted President Hosni Mubarak in 2011....
The MTA Long Island Rail Road has just released the final train departure times for this evening. Here are the details hot off the presses: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced the departure times for the final trains expected to operate on the Long Island Rail Road tonight. Customers are urged not to wait […]
Melissa Rivers has filed a malpractice lawsuit against the doctors who treated her mother Joan for a standard medical procedure, The Associated Press reports. Joan Rivers stopped breathing and died from complications stemming from the procedure. Melissa Rivers issued a statement on her decision.... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Melissa Rivers Joan Rivers
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is giving his first Super Bowl press conference from Arizona. It starts at 8 p.m. eastern time. Unlike Saturday's surreal, impromptu presser about the deflated-footballs scandal, today's is a scheduled appearance that he was are required to attend. Show More Summary
I was looking at the outer Los Angeles and Long Beach harbor today, and I realized I've never seen so many loaded freighters queued up to unload at the port. The West Coast port slowdown is getting serious.The Long Beach Press Telegram...Show More Summary
Telfair County police inform Associated Press that two bodies have been found during the search for an elderly couple from Marietta, Georgia who went to see a car they were considering purchasing from Criagslist. Bud Runion, 69, andShow More Summary
Sterling's case was the first case involving an alleged leak to the press to proceed to a full trial in thirty years. The last case involved Samuel L. Morison, a Navy civilian analyst who was charged under President Ronald Reagan for leaking photographs of Soviet ships to alert America to what he perceived as a new threat.
Senator for the ACT Zed Seselja has today claimed that Labor will restore its carbon and mining tax slugs on Australians at the first opportunity. In a press release issued following Andrew Leigh’s comments on government spending and revenue in The Australian, Seselja said: “The confirmation from Andrew Leigh that the carbon tax would be imposed on Australians under a [...]
A pipeline leak near Williston, North Dakota, that began January 6 has spilled 3 million gallons of brine -- a byproduct of hydraulic fracturing. The leak has reached the Missouri River, the Associated Press reported on Friday. Continue...Show More Summary
President Obama has endured all sorts of grief over his infamous tan suit. His decision to don it at a press conference in the White House briefing room last August broke the internet long before Wired magazine did it. And I have given the president the blues over the summery shade of brown numerous times. But […]