As New York congressman Peter King navigated the press room after the Monday night debate at Hofstra University, he offered praise for Donald Trump and said that Hillary Clinton is the one who ought to be worried for the next debate...
On debate night, security made sure the Green Party's candidate wasn't anywhere near the podium. Jill Stein was talking to the press outside Hofstra University, the first presidential debate site, when police reportedly told her she would need to finish up her interviews and get off the campus immediately. Show More Summary
Via press release: The High Point University Poll finds that North Carolina’s top three election races continue to intensify with Hillary Clinton receiving support from 43 percent of likely voters and Donald Trump receiving support from 42 percent of likely voters. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, in response to news that violent people the press insists on describing as "protesters" in Charlotte were stopping traffic on Interstate 277, University of Tennessee law professor and Instapundit founding blogger GlennShow More Summary
A new poll of Hispanic voters in several key battleground states show Hillary with a significant lead among Hispanic voters. The poll is by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economic Polling Initiative. The press release is here and the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Indiana University football player Kiante Enis was dismissed from the team on Thursday, a day after being charged with two felony counts of child molestation. The Hoosiers made the announcement in a one-sentence press statement, while appearing to also scrub Enis’s bio page from the athletic department’s website. (It can still be viewed via Google Cache, however.) […]
Indiana University freshman wide receiver Kiante Enis was charged with two counts of felony child molestation Thursday, according to the Randolph County (Ind.) Sheriff. Here is the press release from the sheriff’s department (sic throughout): Read more...
Students at historically black colleges and universities have a low level of trust in the press and are more likely than students at non-HBCUs to favor restrictions on press coverage of campus protests, according to a report released this morning by the Knight Foundation and the Newseum Institute. The report is part of a Knight-funded research program on campus free...
Indiana University freshman wide receiver Kiante Enis was arrested Thursday in Winchester, Indiana, and charged with two counts of child molestation. According to Douglas Walker of the Star Press, Enis is being held in jail on $20,000...Show More Summary
By IMEMC | – – University of California, Berkeley, has reinstated a course on Palestine that was cancelled under pressure from pro-Israel groups, according to a press release. Palestine Legal said, according…
At the recent Television Critics Association Press Tour, Universal Cable Productions head of development Dawn Olmstead referred to Falling Water as a “statement show.” With the award recognition and critical acclaim for Mr. Robot—this was even before Rami Malek’s Emmys victory—Olmstead sees Falling Water as a chance to prove that Mr. Show More Summary
The lovely folks at the Princeton University Press sent me a copy of the 2nd edition of Larry Bartels' Unequal Democracy today. "Completely revised and updated," they promise. I haven't read it yet, of course, but I figured I'd browse through all the charts and find something interesting to post. Show More Summary
Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi on Tuesday defended accepting a $25,000 donation from Donald Trump at the same time as her office evaluated whether to investigate Trump’s sham real estate seminar business. In a press conference, Bondi said “there was nothing improper. Show More Summary
Whisper Not Benny Golson and Jim Merod 335 Pages ISBN: 9781439913338 Temple University Press 2016 jny: Philadelphia has always been a cradle for outstanding jazz talent, though when it comes to durability surely none can match Benny Golson, who began playing seventy years ago. At 87, Golson--an... [ read more ]
A new press release has revealed that an ExxonMobil and Princeton University research partnership has finalized its decisions on the 5 projects that will be receiving funding through the joint initiative. Generally, the winners are focusing...Show More Summary
I’m pretty excited that Mobilizing the Past for a Digital Future is almost ready and will appear next month from The Digital Press at the University of North Dakota. We’re sorting through some last minute edits, getting the online component finalized, and starting to spread the word. As part of that, do check out the… Read More ?
An alarming study out of the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis sheds light on number of kids who are around firearms in U.S. households. A press release by the university notes, "A survey of parents in Missouri and Illinois reveals that about half of the children in the families queried spent time in homes that have firearms. Show More Summary
Following up on my previous post, Inside The Secretive World Of Tax-Avoidance Experts: Brooke Harrington (Copenhagen Business School), Capital Without Borders: Wealth Managers and the One Percent (Harvard University Press Sept. 2016) (review here): How do the one percent hold on to their wealth? And how do they keep getting...
The most recent addition to the complete review is my review of William Domnarski's biography of Richard Posner, just out from Oxford University Press. With a dozen Posner-titles under review, of course I was eager to see this ! Among...Show More Summary
The MPAA is up early this morning with a press release and short (~1,200 word) piece attempting to refute two studies by Professor Michael Thom of the University of Southern California (USC). The press release is full of adjectives and...Show More Summary