Happy Birthday to Harry James Potter, who turns 37 years of age today. Potter, known to the Wizarding community as “The Boy Who Lived,” celebrates his birthday today with his wife Ginny (neé Weasley) and their children James Sirius, Albus Severus, and Lily Luna.
Potter is said to be proud of his so …See the original posting at Happy Birthday, Harry Potter! Head Auror turns 37
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee (Flickr Photo/Gage Skidmore)
It’s “[t]ime to repeal 17th Amendment,” former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee said in a tweet following the GOP’s failure to repeal Obamacare on Friday.
“Time to repeal 17th Amendment,” said former Governor Mike Huckabee in a twe …See the original posting at Huckabee Tweets: ‘Time to Repeal 17th Amendment’
Allen Iverson stands out everywhere. He’s often one of the smallest guys in the room, a basketball player generously listed at 6 feet tall and still thin enough that clothes appear to be melting off of his frame.
When Ice Cube announced the formation of the BIG3, his 3-on-3 basketball league filled …See the original posting at Allen Iverson’s disappearing act brings out the biggest question facing the BIG3
On Sunday’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver lambasted Infowars’ Alex Jones, whom he called “the Walter Cronkite of shrieking batshit gorilla clowns.” Interestingly, Oliver looked at the Infowars products Jones implicitly hawks to his viewers through his outrageous theatrics and conspiracy theories.
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The Rangers signed Yu Darvish out of Japan back before the 2012 season. There was a real good chance he was one of the top pitchers in the entire world, and while injuries have derailed those efforts, what Texas did get was still great. Darvish posted a 125 ERA+ with the Rangers over five seasons an …See the original posting at Why trading Yu Darvish was a smart move for the Rangers
(CNN) Tropical Storm Emily has landed, striking a coastal Florida island just west of Bradenton and dropping several inches of rain, according to the National Hurricane Center.
Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for 31 counties in southern and central Florida.
The storm brought winds of …See the original posting at Tropical Storm Emily makes landfall in Florida
Mr. Scaramucci had boasted about reporting directly to the president, not the chief of staff. But the decision to remove him came at Mr. Kelly’s request, the people said.
Newsletter Sign Up Continue reading the main story Get the Morning Briefing by Email What you need to know to start your day, de …See the original posting at Trump Removes Anthony Scaramucci From Communications Director Role
That includes any comforting notions of family, home, material success and even individual identity. “To me, a strong sense of self isn’t believing in a lot,” Mr. Shepard said in a 1994 interview with The New York Times. “Some people might define it that way, saying, ‘He has a very strong sense of h …See the original posting at Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-Winning Playwright and Actor, Is Dead at 73
Sam Shepard, who died last week at 73, was a true renaissance man. As a playwright, he was the toast of Broadway and a Pulitzer Prize recipient. And he had no trouble making the transition to screens small and large, winning over audiences as an actor and earning respect within the industry as a ski …See the original posting at Where to Stream 5 Great Sam Shepard Movies
Sam Shepard, ‘Poet Laureate Of America’s Emotional Badlands,’ Dies At 73
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For more than half a century, playwright Sam Shepard stood as a towering presence in American theater and cinema, penning dozens of …See the original posting at Sam Shepard, ‘Poet Laureate Of America’s Emotional Badlands,’ Dies At 73