The Live 8 Concert came and went with the usual fanfare. But who are the real winners? Could it be the entertainers who give of their "free" time to resurrect or promote careers at the biggest venue of all time, but rarely reach into their own pocket.
The United States of America has the potential to stand as a beacon for liberty that could illuminate the whole world.
Well we saw some amazing performances at the Live 8 concerts: the Sgt. Pepper collaboration with Paul McCartney and U2, Will Smith gettin' jiggy with it like no one else can, the Pink Floyd reunion, Jay-Z and Linkin' Park mashing it up, Stevie Wonder and friends, Green Day's Queen tribute and many many more. Even Madonna brought her A game.
"One of my favourite anecdotes is the story of Richard Nixon flattering Mobutu in 1970 ..."
If the wiretap scandal had happened earlier, Filipinos would be in the streets by now demanding snap elections. But the fact that they are in the malls instead getting a bizarre satisfaction out of alien attack in War of the Worlds definitely means this wiretapping controversy has yet to "tip" or, according the influential book, The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell, become infectious enough to sweep the nation into another people power movement.
The U.S. House of Representatives wants to stop fake news.
Close to the perfect alien invasion movie.
Even if you saw the Scratch show when it was in your city, even if you were ON the tour -- this is one to watch.
The movie didn't get a 5 out 5 only because humanity got our butts kicked by the aliens.
I don't care if liberals and Politically Correct types are upset, but I care about stealing someone else's stories, someone's else's history, to use for my purposes
The values of intolerance, repression, ignorance, and xenophobia are certainly ones that are sorely missed by people like the Klan and other neo nazis.
Chris Muir's Day By Day cartoon, for July 03, 2005
Until a few years ago, if you were an individual, "Main-Street" investor you didn't have a heck of a lot of information
Marrying one's computer is not as far off as you might think.
The reader is introduced to Miss Ella in the lower-cased Roman numeral pages of the preface, and she continues to speak to her young charges throughout the narrative.
Can’t Stop is a must-read—with an introduction by the legendary DJ Kool Herc.
Please pass the aloe, my face hurts.
Dex recently started his own record label in order to sell his huge body of work, as well as featuring...
In 30 years, I'll tell my grandkids I was there. Yawn.
Billy Joel; Boz Scaggs; Elton John; Bread; Barry Manilow; Air Supply; Chicago; The Bee Gees; Wings; Seals & Crofts.
You didn't actually want to see ALL of that Pink Floyd reunion, right?
Dave Holland is at the top of his game. He can tour and record with anyone.