18-25 Oct The Warren View Hotel is giving up its beer garden for one week to set up a temporary bar serving craft beer to accompany your nightly $10 meals....
(Paul Mirengoff) Khaled Abu Toameh argues that John Kerry’s Gaza diplomacy is intended to save Hamas. And he isn’t alone in holding this view. It is shared, not without reason, by the Palestinian Authority, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates,...Show More Summary
In 1960 Hans Hofmann (1880?1966) described the just-completed painting Summer Bliss as one of his finest. At the suggestion of Erle Loran, then chair of the UC Berkeley Art Department, Hofmann offered Summer Bliss to the University in honor of professor Worth Ryder, who had passed away earlier that year. Show More Summary
"Grace at Claude's farm -- April 27, 1952." Along with Sally the Dalmatian, in our second slide from the Minnesota Kodachromes we got on eBay. View full size.
This summer, The Studio Museum in Harlem presents Charles Gaines: Gridwork 1974?1989, the first museum survey of the Los Angeles?based conceptual artist?s early work. On view from July 17?October 29, 2014, the exhibition features seventy-five works from the beginning of a singular career that now spans four decades. Show More Summary
Researchers in California have created transparent mice, which enable scientists to get an extraordinary view of the body and brain in great detail. See-through mice: disgusting to us, probably useful to scientists. http://t.co/Onj95NUEeM...Show More Summary
View of Benevento, Edmund Kanoldt On Google Art Project. Downloadable high-res file on Wikimedia Commons. Original is in the Getty Museum. A beautifully complete, but still economical, graphite drawing by the 19th century German landscape artist. I love the way he has handled the tone and textural variation in the distance, middle ground and foreground […]
If my fellow Americans understood the history of Israel and Palestine, their views would change overnight … and they would demand that Israel no longer be given unconditional support and blank checks to do whatever they want … Apartheid...Show More Summary
One week after police say 24-year-old Xinran Ji was senselessly beaten to death by four teens while walking home from a study group, his heartbroken family was seen leaving a funeral home after viewing his body for the first time.
Taylor Schilling rocks a chic dress while making an appearance at the SiriusXM Studios on Thursday (July 31) in New York City. On the same day, the 30-year-old actress chatted about her show Orange is the New Black on The View. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Taylor Schilling “About to hang with the [...]
Wikipedia recently revamped its app for Android, bringing the ability to edit articles and view random articles in the process. Starting today, those features are also available on iOS, with a new version of the official app available for download in...
Following the release of a Discussion Paper designed to combat spiralling rates of piracy in Australia, Greens’ Senator Scott Ludlam has accused Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull of backflipping on his views relating to piracy in what is being described as a “Damascene conversion”. More »
Marblehead, OH – A local gallery has made a big move in the last few months and has finally settled into a new location in downtown Marblehead, a short drive from the shores and views that inspire many of its 30 local artists. Desdemona’s Art Gallery moved from its retail spot in a plaza on […]
Capricious, unstructured and even dangerous: That’s what American political thinker Walter Lippmann once wrote about the public’s views on foreign policy. “The unhappy truth,” he wrote in 1955, “is that the prevailing public opinion has been destructively wrong at critical junctures. [The people] have compelled governments to be too late with too little, too long [...]
"Your – whaddyacallit – your world view? It ain't mine. And the day it is, that's the day I shoot myself in the head. I didn't get clean to live like that."
Dec. 17, 1943. "Hoffmann-LaRoche Inc., Nutley, New Jersey. Building 34, three kettles. Pfaudler Co., client." The white rectangles on the tanks are writing that's been blacked out on the negative. Gottscho-Schleisner photo. View full size.
The Dota 2 world tournament, The International, drew a digital crowd of more than 20 million people, Valve has revealed. Of the 20 million, 2 million watched The International 2014 at the same time, meaning the peak number of concurrent users was...
FOX 5 DC chief investigative reporter Emily Miller guest-hosted “The View” Thursday morning, and in the show’s opening, the Emily Gets Her Gun author shared her experience with online dating. Miller’s comments preceded the brides from...Show More Summary
TURKEY'S first direct presidential election and 100 years after the outbreak of the first world war, a look at how the conflict is still viewed differently across Europe
With a whopping 3.9 million viewers tuning in, Syfy's "Sharknado 2" chewed out a ratings record Wednesday, blowing the original "Sharknado" out of the water to become the cable channel's most widely viewed movie ever.