Tag Archives: Culture

Yes, he can: Obama debuts as Sherlock Holmesian detective

Along with Watsonian sidekick Joe Biden, the former chairperson has embarked on a crimefighting job in Hope Never Dies by Andrew Shaffer Step aside Holmes and Watson; back off Poirot and Hastings. A brand-new duet of amateur sleuths are touching municipality this month: Barack Obama and Joe Biden. Andrew Shaffer’s Hope Never Dies opens as … Read More

Ready Player One review- Spielberg’s lustrous VR caper isn’t worth playing

Flashy adaptation of the book is full of pop culture notes and stunning visuals but a thin story and shallow characters With the help of Van Halen’s Jump, Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One launches its video game adventure narration at full speed. The year is 2045; the place is Columbus, Ohio. Our hero, Wade Watts( … Read More

Lisa Hanawalt: BoJack cartoonist get personal in Hot Dog Taste Test

The illustrators new journal of comics, like BoJack Horseman, matches the somber and the humorou, mingling nutrient experiments with pedigree trip-ups to Buenos Aires Lisa Hanawalt was not an adventurous eater as a child. I was a disaster, the cartoonist and designer for BoJack Horseman told me earlier this month at the Toronto Comic Arts … Read More

Rihanna Anti tour review – hit-packed succes lap with a dosage of dancehall

The star is on a two-leg, 18 -country tour that watches her rattle off her big hits with on-point choreography, subtleties of catch and schmaltzy piano ballads Its been just over 11 times since a Barbados-born teenager named Robyn Rihanna Fenty walked into Def Jams midtown Manhattan headquarters for the first time and left with … Read More

One to watch: Rex Orange County

With fans including Tyler, the Creator and Frank Ocean, this British rising stars rich R& B pop is a tonic for our times In 2016, when he was 18 years old, Surrey musician Alex O’Connor got a theme on SoundCloud from a new follower. That love happened to be Odd Future pioneer Tyler, the Creator, … Read More

‘He was a sex outlaw’: my love affair with Robert Mapplethorpe

The dungeons and diamonds, the penthouses and pillow talk Jack Fritscher relives his love affair with Robert Mapplethorpe the hustler with a Hasselblad whose sexually explosive photograph stimulated and frightened America One hundred daylights after Robert Mapplethorpes celebrity-studded funeral, the gun-loving republican politician Jesse Helms stood on the flooring of the US senate and curved … Read More

Stetsons, beards and good, honest sweat: why pop idols are going back to essentials

Country and Americana have become shorthand for mainstream musicians who want to full-grown. Justin Timberlake is the last to join the ranch Culture Stetsons, whiskers and good, honest sweat: why pop hotshots are going back to essentials Country and Americana have become shorthand for mainstream musicians who want to mature. Justin Timberlake is the latest … Read More

How to Make–and Climb–a Frozen Waterfall

Each winter, crackling and splintering sparkler resembles across the Uncompahgre Gorge, roughly 10 miles northeast of Telluride, Colorado. The announce signals high season at Ouray Ice Park, the world’s firstly and largest man-made frozen clambering sand. The gorge’s walls are crisscrossed by 2 miles of tubes, crowned by a system of valves, showerheads, and faucets. … Read More

Starbucks’ New CEO Faces Early Challenge: Reigniting Auctions

Starbucks Corp .‘s brand-new honcho, who took the number of jobs this month, isn’t getting much of a honeymoon. The sharesdeclined as much as 5.9 percent in late trading Thursday after quarterly auctions missed analysts’ appraisals, replacing feelings that tournament and mobile-ordering questions are weighing on growth. Same-store marketings — a key standard — rose … Read More

The billion-dollar palaces of Apple, Facebook and Google

How the tech monstrous are employing top designers to construct stunning epitomizes of their gigantic world-wide power We know by now that the internet is a monstrou playpen, a landscape of dolls, distractions and instant gratification, of chirps and creaks and bright, glossy things plus, rest assured, ugly, hideous beasties lurking in all the softness … Read More

Page 4 of 1223456