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
Yoga injuries are once again in the national news. William Broad, the New York Times writer who brought us The Science of Yoga in 2012, recently reported that orthopedic surgeons around the U.S. and Europe are seeing an increase in ...
C4 Atlanta's show Triage (juried by Stuart Shapiro, Louise Shaw, and CL's Wyatt Williams) tackles "broad issues of health and wellness, exploring its presence or absence." That theme emerged from Arts Health Day 2013, a collaboration between C4, WonderRoot, and Alternate ROOTS.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
This weird azz broad is always mad about something… Azealia Banks Goes On Angry Twitter Rant About Pharrell Williams Despite the fact that her career is permanent failure to launch, NYC rapper Azealia Banks has always found a way to
Last week I wrote about the response of a group of us (Andy Koppelman, Doug NeJaime, Ira Lupu, William Marshall, and me) to calls for broad religious-liberty exemptions in laws authorizing same-sex marriage. Specifically in the context...Show More Summary
We’ll start this post with the closing line of William J. Broad’s latest New York Times piece about the safety/hazards of yoga: “Better to do yoga in moderation and listen carefully to your body. That temple, after all, is your bestShow More Summary