Poet Jane Hirshfield, who hadn't done anything political before ("I don't even give dinner parties," she said), participated in the Science March on Washington on Earth Day. She said; "Poems are visible right now, which is terribly ironic, because you rather wish it weren’t so necessary.... When poetry is a backwater it means times […]
You know the drill. Showtime will likely not be releasing any new Twin Peaks footage before the revived series debuts next month (next month!), but the network was still able to do something fun for us, anyway. In lieu of some clips of Agent Dale Cooper or Audrey Horne sauntering ... More »
If you've never made anything out of leather before, it can be difficult to know how to get started and where to shop for supplies. Looking at the prices, it's no wonder sticker shock can turn many would-be leather workers away from the craft. Show More Summary
If Ryan Reynolds didn’t know who his most devoted fan was before, he sure does now. On Thursday, the actor happened upon a tweet sent by a die-hard “Deadpool” fan back in March. But it wasn’t any old fanboy tweet. The tweet includedShow More Summary
As I sit here on a Friday afternoon reading an interview about Brie Larson's prep to play the character, the yawning infinity of time stretches out before me. Who knows if Earth will even survive until this film is released? So many calamities could wipe us out before Marvel manages to get its shit together and make a movie with a woman at the forefront.
If you grew up in any era before the '00s, chances are you've probably heard of the iconic one-stop-shop cooking tool we've come to know as the Easy Bake Oven. Since its inception in 1963, the beloved toy has been regarded by many as "peak childhood." Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
We all know that drinking during pregnancy is harmful, and even potentially deadly for the fetus, but a recent study has found that heavy drinking even before conception could impact the health of future children. The study, which was conducted by the National Institutes of Health, claims that women who have a history of binge … Continued
In a major festival, the Kennedy Center presented a piece by Mason Bates -- without ever saying, in its PR, that Mason is their composer in residence! As I've said before, classical music people just don't know how to do publicity.
Right now, you can name your own price on this bundle of Android development courses and learn to make an app before you know it! If you spend at least $1, you’ll get one course that’ll cover the basics of creating an app and launching it on Google Play. Show More Summary
We knew the third volume of Guardians of the Galaxy may spell the end for the team as we know it, but it looks like it will wrap up the loose ends before dismantling everything. James Gunn is planning to make his Guardians of the Galaxy trilogy one complete story. Show More Summary
Thanks to a bevy of leaks that flooded the internet this week, we know more about the iPhone 8 than ever before. Even if only half the rumors turn out to be true, this year’s iPhone is set to be the most innovative device Apple has made in years. Here’s what we know so far. […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
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Prince Rogers Nelson, who died one year ago today, made a career and lifestyle out of being elusive, which only made our collective desire to know about his personal life even more frenzied. But being guarded also made Prince the source of a bottomless reservoir of tales of his mythology ... More »
Navigating Cuba (and the American restrictions still in place) can be a challenge. Here's what you need to know before you go.
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On Thursday night, a gunman opened fire with an automatic weapon on a police bus parked on the famous Champs Élysées in Paris, killing one officer and wounding two others before being shot dead as he tried to flee the scene. The attack came just three days before the first round of France’s...
Here is what you need to know. The French election is coming. France will go to the polls Sunday for the first round of its presidential election. Four candidates are within percentage points of one another in the polls, but only two will advance. Europe's economic renaissance shows no signs of slowing down. Show More Summary
I have seen NONE of the Fast and Furious movies before. I know there are cars, and explosions, and cars, and Vin Diesel flexes and so does Dwayne Johnson. I asked Twitter to catch me up in the 13 minutes before my showing started, and… Twitter obliged. Show More Summary
A day before he was fired, the Fox News host told his attorneys, “You all should know that I will not put up with much more from FNC.”
Good morning! Here's what you need to know. 1. Italy's regions of Lombardy and Veneto will hold referendums in October to try to obtain greater autonomy from the central government. The result of the ballots will not be binding but a...Show More Summary