(Photo: Ken Browar and Deobrah Ory) The French Impressionist painter Edgar Degas was enchanted by the grace and splendor of ballet dancers. He frequently painted them onstage and backstage at work, both dancing and training. The Museum of Modern Art in New York City is conducting an exhibition of his work. Show More Summary
It wouldn’t be entirely accurate to call Touched With Fire an opposites-attract romance; both members of its central couple are poets, both suffer from bipolar disorder, and they meet at a psychiatric hospital where neither of them have precisely intended to stay. Show More Summary
The 2016 NFL draft is drawing ever closer, and with the regular season and Senior Bowl week finally in the books, teams will now turn their attention toward the NFL Scouting Combine and pro day workouts to evaluate this year's crop of...Show More Summary
Chris Hemsworth is pictured by anyone and everyone as anything BUT a geek, yet GQ reports that a photo has finally been released from the new Ghostbusters reboot set and now fans get to see a glimpse of the hottie turned geek. In Ghostbusters, Chris Hemsworth plays the role of the secretary, played by Annie... Show More Summary
The Oxford Dictionaries selected "vape"--as in, to smoke from an electronic cigarette--as word of the year in 2014. It turns out that Internet users' search behavior tells a similar story. Between 2009 and 2015, the number of peopleShow More Summary
The Overthinkers discuss the X-Files revival and Gnostic plots, and wonder whether Mulder has been wasting his life. X-Files and the Gnostic Turn originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]
United States Army Combat Engineer recruit Private Erika Lopez has turned herself in to authorities at Fort Leonard Wood on Thursday night, 4 February 2016, after being Absent Without Leave (AWOL) for 30 days. The mother of two was branded as a deserter before she turned herself in – a status given to a soldier
The impeachment vote by the State House and an effort to oust her by the State Senate were the latest turn in an eye-popping drama involving Attorney General Kathleen Kane.
Gamers and fans of the widely-followed HBO series "Game of Thrones" are presumably smiling from ear-to-ear as it turned out that CD Projekt Red has actually based one of its Easter Eggs in the award-winning game "The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt" on the said TV series.
Alcatel has been synonymous with cheap and somewhat cheerful Android phones for years now, but its latest play could be surprisingly interesting: not only does the handset sound good, but even the box it comes in could be useful. Read more...
When we initially saw the Sherp ATV rolling its way around the Internet, our first thought was that it must be the work of a designer, not a real vehicle. The compact body tucked between ginormous off-road tires just looked too odd to be real. Show More Summary
There’s a new material in town that might turn you into a superhero in the future by giving you the power to lift 1,000 times its own weight. However, the newly invented polymer is not really meant to turn us into superhumans, and might be used for various medical purposes once it's commercially available. Show More Summary
“This is a horror movie,” the hero of DEADPOOL says at a crucial turning point in his saga, and I certainly wouldn’t argue with the guy. Graphic and gory enough to satisfy any fan of straightforward scare cinema, DEADPOOL also does sneaky and snarky violence to the tropes of Marvel’s big-screen universe, relishing the opportunity […]
“Dekotora” is Japanese for turning a truck into some freaky confluence of medieval knight and Las Vegas slot machine. But this tribute video is like an acid trip, action movie montage and 1980's sex scene rolled into three and a half minutes of glory. Read more...
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan rebuked the United States for its support of Syrian Kurdish rebels on Wednesday, saying Washington’s inability to grasp their true nature had turned the region into a “sea of blood”. Turkey should respond by implementing its own solution, he said, alluding to the creation of a safe zone in northern Syria – […]
I thought it was strange when it was announced that Noomi Rapace wouldn't be returning to the PROMETHEUS sequel ALIEN: COVENANT, but I could never have guessed just how truly strange the casting for this movie would turn out to be. Show More Summary
It's hard to feel good about the market action from the long side. I remain in the fetal position. SPY continues to hang out around the 180 degree Gann Square of Nine turn of 186. Price is below well-watched averages (top, middle), and below the declining MA5 (bottom, middle). Show More Summary
“Just maybe we are turning the page on a dark part of American politics because tonight the light overcame the darkness of negative campaigning.” Governor John Kasich said those words after his surprising second place finish in New Hampshire primary. With a tip of the cap to another Governor who ran [...]
P.P.O.W presents an exhibition of new work by Suzanne Treister. HFT The Gardener will feature artworks created by the fictional character Hillel Fischer Traumberg, a banker turned 'outsider artist'. At work one day Traumberg, a British...Show More Summary
Yesterday morning I woke to a bit of a surprise: my cable router's lights frantically blinking on my Xbox One. It was clear that something was being downloaded, and something downright massive. As it turned out, it was a new update for Fallout 4, and what was contained in said update was positively massive. Show More Summary