English rocker Billy Idol, aka William Michael Albert Broad arrived on the music scene in the late 1970s with the punk rock band Generation X. Going solo in the 80s, Idol mesmerized the masses with popular songs Dancing with Myself, Rebel Yell and White Wedding. Show More Summary
A New Jersey teenager has some big ruby slippers to fill, thanks to NBC. The network announced today that it has given 18-year-old Shanice Williams the role of Dorothy in NBC’s upcoming holiday musical “The Wiz Live!” The live broadcast...
Join Sportsmail for all the action from Wimbledon on Wednesday as world No 1 Novak Djokovic looks to make it through to the second round. Brit hopeful Liam Broad starts things of on Court No 3.
(Scott Johnson) Yesterday David Sanger and William Broad reported in the New York Times that Iran’s nuclear stockpile has grown under the Joint Plan of Action that allegedly froze it (as President Obama has asserted many times). How did Iran’s stockpile of 20 percent enriched uranium grow? Cheating must have had something to do with it. Show More Summary
Fortunately, NY Times writers David E Sanger and William J. Broad do what they can to cover for Team Obama, and the story is buried on page A6 Iran’s Nuclear
Kevin Pollak's broad survey of stand-up, "Misery Loves Comedy," opens with the provocative question often raised after Robin Williams' suicide last year: What is it about comedy that attracts so many deeply unhappy people?
William Elliott Whitmore‘s Radium Death fortifies broad universal themes (“Healing to Do”) with acutely personal narratives (“Ain’t Gone Yet”). CMT Edge spoke with the Iowa musician about his writing influences …
F1 teams must think more broadly when it comes to financing so that they are less exposed to the "vagaries of motor racing", the head of Williams warns.
The New York Daily News: NBC officials are hoping to resolve their anchor nightmare “today or tomorrow,” sources tell The Daily News. Brian Williams could lose his job, be slapped with a lengthy suspension or evenreturn to the broadcast with a more heartfelt, honest — and specific — apology than the one he offered last [...]
I just read Evan William’s post making the point that comparing different companies using a single metric (say unique visitors) is dangerous. He draws an analogy with rectangles, saying that anyone with half an education wouldn’t judge the size of a rectangle if they only knew the length of one side. He then goes on to [...]
Name recognition would not be the problem. William Tecumseh Sherman - about as memorable a moniker as exists in American military history. "He and Grant won the Civil War." "Named a tank after him." Broad segments of the American public, albeit mostly male, can probably conjure up this much. Show More Summary
Billy Idol turns 59 today. Born as William Michael Albert Broad in 1955, Idol rose to the pinnacle of rock superstardom in the 1980’s but where has he been since? Billy Idol chose the name Idol because of something his teachers often...Show More Summary
The nation that will insist upon drawing a broad line of demarcation between the fighting man and the thinking man is liable to find its fighting done by fools and its thinking done by cowards. - William Francis Butler
By William Jackson Dodge shoots for a broad market with its redesigned Charger, aiming to be a practical family sedan that, if so desired, can have 707 horsepower under the hood. In doing so, Dodge has the unenviable job of...
William J. Broad’s 2012 article on some of the health risks of yoga.
Many of the most famous paintings by Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851) were created during the years Britain and Napoleonic France were battling. Turner paintings can be broadly divided into two groups: realistic, topographical...Show More Summary
The New York Times recently published a front page story by William J. Broad, “Billionaires with Big Ideas Are Privatizing American Science.” The piece drew nearly 500 comments on the Times’ website in 24 hours, debating the pros and cons of philanthropic support for research. Continue reading... Your patients are rating you online: How to respond. Manage your online [...]
When indigenous women disappear, their cases often get little coverage — and their identities can be erased. On the radicalness of the unruly stoner girls of Broad City. Trans student Andraya Williams was harassed and humiliated by campus police at her North Carolina college. A judge has allowed Arizona’s strict restrictions on medication abortion to take effect. Lori [...]
The cold open on last night’s Broad City was easily one of the best TV moments of the year so far. In a nod to Missy Elliott’s iconic Hype Williams video for … Read More
Print is a bimonthly magazine about visual culture and design. Founded in 1940 by William Edwin Rudge, Print is dedicated to showcasing the extraordinary in design on and off the page. Covering a field as broad as communication itself—publication...Show More Summary