BY MELISSA RUGGIERI Not many bands can sell out Philips Arena in December and return three months later to another rapturous response. Then again, not many bands can weather heartbreak, divorce, drug addiction, affairs and every...
The first time I tasted a superaged spirit—a rare 50-year-old Glenfiddich single malt scotch—I was taken aback. Not by the whiskey itself, but by the rapturous swooning of the whiskey geeks all around me at a tasting hosted by the whiskey brand. Show More Summary
Sony Computer Entertainment has announced that they will soon be launching "Everybody's Gone to the Rapture" for PS4 soon, with a release of a gameplay teaser on YouTube.
March Madness is a heartwarming time. People of all creeds come together to cheer for the feel-good stories—the upsets and underdogs, the sight of grown men toppling from chairs in rapture. And the spread. The soul-stirring triumph of...Show More Summary
Composer Jessica Curry reveals how music is not incidental but an integral part of Everybody's Gone to the Rapture's narrative.
“La Sapienza” strikes this reviewer as easily the most astonishing and important movie to emerge from France in quite some time. While its style deserves to be called stunningly original and rapturously beautiful, the film is boldest...Show More Summary
an Essay by Vanessa Gravenor Is liberation a blessing, or a curse? A curse disguised as a blessing, or a blessing feared as a curse? Zymunt Bauman I. The Internet is as anarchist zone where virtual creolization and dissolution of cultural boarders can occur ad infinitum facilitating intellectual freedom by […]
Make-Up - "Pow! to the People" [buy] Make-Up - "How Pretty Can U Get?" [buy] It's utterly preposterous - listen to it - a faked live record in the invented genre of "Gospel Yeah Yeah," complete with rapturous applause,...
As a child growing up in a Southern Baptist church, I learned my place in American culture through rapture movies. These films—based on a pop-dispensationalist reading of prophecy—pictured a time when the church would be suddenly ripped from the earth, sailing through the air to be with the invisible (to the viewer) Jesus Christ.
Atlas Shrugged, part II, chapter X Leaving the stranded train behind, Dagny and Owen Kellogg set out into the night to seek help. As they walk along the tracks, they get to talking. Dagny tells Kellogg how hard her job has become, lamenting, “I don’t have a single first-rate man left on the Taggart system” [Read More...]
At today’s special Apple Event in Cupertino, the company showed us a whole lot of video – if there was a new feature or product, there was pretty much a video describing rapturously how it came about, or how it’ll change your life. Here...Show More Summary
Critically-acclaimed real-time strategy game Rapture – World Conquest has added a multiplayer option. Now you can fight against up to three other players for domination of the world. You meet this goal by advancing your people through the ages (stone age, iron, age, middle age, and so on), through research, farming, and bolstering your military. Show More Summary
In a warehouse near San Francisco last year, I had a eureka moment. It was there that I finally tasted the wines of Rhys Vineyards, which had been the object of rapturous praise. I instantly understand why: Not only were they the best New World pinot noirs I'd ever encountered, they were shockingly close in quality to the finest red Burgundies. Show More Summary
Buzzfeed dug up a bunch of mid-1970's Mike Huckabee newspaper columns, back when he was a high schooler writing his RAPture Express (RAP-ture: get it?) column for the Baptist Trumpet. Normally this would be the time when the embarrassed...Show More Summary
A new exhibition at the Sundaram Tagore Gallery focuses on the life and art of Edith Schloss, the consummate insider/outsider of the New York School.
Justin Bieber’s feature on “Where Are Ü Now,” his new song with Jack Ü, producers-DJs, Skrillex and Diplo, which was co-written with Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd, has been rapturously received by many. These include music-starved Beliebers, dance-devotees, critics and a lot of the general public. Show More Summary
Thanks to its successful theatrical release last fall, many movie-goers have seen, enjoyed and devoured Big Hero 6. The Marvel and Disney animated hit was met with rapturous reviews and an impressive box office total. But despite its...Show More Summary
2015 is well under way and despite multiple failed Mayan predictions and canceled raptures in years past, it looks like this world is going to keep on spinning. With that said, it’s time to start making some plans for the year! SoShow More Summary
“She was, and is, longer than most. More angular. Like calligraphy, critics said. And that’s just the start. They go crazy for her work ethic. Her astounding strength. Her rapturous, incandescent spirituality. So have choreographers. … Last fall, at 47, Whelan left the New York City Ballet. But she’s still dancing.” (audio; includes video clips)
He’s traded atmospherics for dominating vocals,