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President Barack Obama still has more than two months left in office, but the tributes are already pouring in. The program, “ Love & Happiness: An Obama Celebration ” on BET Tuesday night, prompted thousands of people to tweet their gratitude and caused # ThankYouObama to trend.
Regina Spektor has a knack for turning simple chord progressions into ethereal expressions of joy, longing and sadness – sometimes all three in the same breadth. Her intonation alternates between whimsy and passion. This was all on display at her recent Town Hall show when she took the stage with a string quartet plus bass and drums.
Four adorable ducklings got police protection after being spotted trying to cross a busy street in Parker, Colorado. Sgt
I’d like to think that someday MTV’s Faking It will be acknowledged as one of those rare shows that really did stand above much of the TV pack in spite of never drawing a big audience.
Ladies and gentlemen, here’s your next presenter, Steve Harvey! Oops, sorry folks. We’ve made a mistake
No one wants to work on Labor Day, so when I sat down with Andrew Garfield at a Manhattan coffee shop, I wasn’t expecting much. I was wrong.
After his daughter, WDBJ-TV reporter Alison Parker, and her colleague Adam Ward were shot dead on live television last month, Andy Parker vowed to do “ whatever it takes ” to end gun violence .
Would stricter gun laws have saved the lives of Alison Parker and Adam Ward?
We don’t get to choose who our ancestors were.
I sat down with actor Demian Bichir during the final months of 2008, when he was appearing in “The Waters of Babylon” at the Geffen Playhouse. Since then, Bichir has become a recognizable face north of the U.S.-Mexico border following his lauded turn in 2011’s indie hit “A Better Life,” for which he was tapped with a Best Actor Oscar nomination. DEMIAN BICHIR DRINKS FROM THE WATERS OF BABYLON , FIGHTS A REVOLUTION WITH CHE AND TAKES A WALK IN THE WEEDS A native of Mexico City, actor Demian Bichir is currently batting a triple with two high-profile supporting roles on the big and small screen, as well as the male lead (co-starring with Shannon Cochran) in Robert Schenkkan’s play By the Waters of Babylon , which is currently onstage at The Geffen Playhouse.
June 2015 and we reel from the domestic terror attack in South Carolina that took nine lives, perpetrated by a young white male who raged against African Americans and posed for pictures wearing Apartheid-era South African and Rhodesian flag patches. In the immediate aftermath, public outrage focused on South Carolina’s insistence on flying the Confederate flag on capitol grounds
Sarah Jessica Parker celebrated her birthday at Tuesday’s New York Rangers game and sat behind Tom Hanks and his son Chet (aka rapper Chet Haze ). They seemed to be having fun.
The best evening out that you probably haven’t heard about is going on every Wednesday night at Minton’s, an old-fashioned supper club with equal emphasis on both words. Upon entering through a narrow door on 118th street, you become enveloped in an atmosphere that’s elegant yet inviting. JC Hopkins Biggish Band fills the long narrow room with brassy bebop, evoking the spirits of Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, and Charles Mingus who all played at the club’s original incarnation.
A former member of a now-defunct University of Oklahoma fraternity apologized on Tuesday, two days after a video leaked showing him singing a song with deeply racist undertones. “I am deeply sorry for what I did Saturday night. It was wrong and reckless,” said Parker Rice in a statement published by the Dallas Morning News
Sean Parker, the co-founder of the online music service Napster and the first president of Facebook, has pledged nearly a quarter of a million dollars toward a campaign to develop a cure for allergies. Parker, 35, has been hospitalized repeatedly because of allergies to foods including peanuts, tree nuts and shellfish. These experiences led to his interest in new treatments, the chairman of San Francisco-based Brigade Media said during a conference call with reporters Monday
Thought the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge was over? Nope. Weeks after she was nominated by Sarah Jessica Parker , Balmain creative director Olivier Rousteing and designer Giuseppe Zanotti, Kim Kardashian finally proved she was game on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Tuesday , Sept.
LONDON, THE GLOBE–Scholars aren’t certain when William Shakespeare wrote Titus Andronicus , although they favor 1593.
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