On Monday morning, President Barack Obama got a rapturous greeting from students and educators at Benjamin Banneker High School, a magnet school in Washington, D.C., where 100 percent of students are nonwhite and 100 percent earn a diploma. Show More Summary
The religious right has a lot to pray about these days: the overdue rapture; babies they'll never get to know; the rise and impending fall of documented coveter of other peoples' wives, Donald Trump. But right now, they're praying for the oil fields, which are in such an imperiled state that Oklahoma Gov. Show More Summary
When the remasters of BioShock and BioShock 2 came to PC a few weeks back, neither game was without its issues. From control gripes to iffy visuals, players weren't too happy with their experiences in Rapture. Thankfully, 2K has released a patch that should address many of those...
Transhumanists, rejoice! No, the nerd rapture hasn’t happened – but we’re getting a little closer, at least. On October 8, the world’s very first cyborg games will open in Zurich, Switzerland featuring such events as the powered exoskeleton race, brain computer interface race, and functional electrical stimulation...
Nate Parker’s Birth of a Nation was one of my most anticipated films this year, due to the rapturous response people had to it at Sundance. Just from reading the plot summary and seeing the trailer, the film’s plot seemed to speak to...Show More Summary
There is plenty of extracinematic material to chew over in considering Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation—the film’s rapturous response at Sundance, the way it rode over the horizon and onto the awards scene just as the movie industry...Show More Summary
Branded a bona fide triumph at Sundance, Nate Parker's The Birth of a Nation has taken a noticeable dive in the minds of critics since its festival debut in January. Nine months after the Nat Turner biopic scored rapturous applause, set a Sundance sale record of $17.5 million, and leapt into ... More »
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This past September, Doug Hream Blunt performed at Brooklyn’s Baby’s All Right as part of the Red Bull Sound Select series. During his set, he performed “Big Top” from last year’s My Name Is with David Byrne and Clover & the Clockworks–a...Show More Summary
In December 2015, readers at women’s site xoJane were enthralled and filled with all-caps rage by Rachel Brewson, a self-described “giant liberal” who boldly declared her love for a Republican named Todd. She described, in rapturousShow More Summary
All that was left of the onetime bishop was an oily ankle monitor. What became of the ankle, and the rest of Lyle Jeffs, is a $50,000 question to the FBI in Salt Lake City. Lyle Jeffs is brother to Warren Jeffs, the imprisoned prophet of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints...
Northern Irishman Darren Clarke receives a rapturous reception at the first hole, and was also hugged by Phil Mickelson and Chris DiMarco.
Donald Trump left the protective bubble of his partisans on Monday and learned a well-established truth about campaigns: The rhetoric that draws rapturous applause at rallies doesn’t play as well in the outside world. The Trump onstage Monday was the Trump seen every day in his campaign. He used...
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Hi everyone, I’m Dan Pinchbeck from The Chinese Room. You might know us from last year’s Everybody’s Gone To The Rapture on PS4. Rapture told the story of how an apocalyptic event affected one small English village and the normal people caught up in the extraordinary event. Show More Summary
BioShock Remastered promised a fresh coat of paint for beloved classics, but there's some problems with this particular return to Rapture.
A LOT OF LEFTY SITES ARE MOCKING THIS, BUT IF OBAMA DID IT THEY’D BE RAPTUROUS: George W. Bush to release book of paintings. I don’t think Obama has the patience for a project like this. But to be fair, he’s never been a bookworm like George W.
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