Cold War

16 Feb 19
Keeping The Republic

Abstract The early 1960s saw a string of popular Cold War spy movies and television shows that illuminated the complexities of life in Cold War America. Movies like Ian Fleming’s Dr. No and From Russia with Love popularized the spy movie, while movies like Dr. Strangelove and The Manchurian Candidate grappled with the fear that the government couldn’t be relied on to guarantee […]

16 Feb 19
I AM LISTENING

Simon & Garfunkel The Sound Of Silence (Single Version) 1965 Skid Row Wasted Time 1991 Tool Sober 1993 Jason Isbell Elephant 2013 Kent Mannen I Den Vita Hatten (16 år senare) 2005 Sons Of Bill Never Saw It Coming 2009 Placebo Every You Every Me 1998 Guns N’ Roses Estranged 1991 The Smashing Pumpkins Disarm 1993 Ultravox Hymn 1982 Lee Hazlewood The Night Before 1970 Bruce Springsteen Downbound Train 1984 Metallica For Whom the Bell Tolls 1984 REO Speedwagon Keep On Loving […]

16 Feb 19
Ricky's Film Reviews

A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown in a thrilling action-adventure packed with gritty battlefield exploits, mind-blowing fight choreography, and a timeless romance. Cast Taron Egerton – Robin Hood Eve Hewson – Maid Marian Jamie Foxx – Little John Ben Mendelsohn – Sheriff of Nottingham Tim […]

16 Feb 19
NATION AND STATE

The annual Munich Security Conference, a Cold War era trans-Atlantic focused meeting to address severe military challenges, but which has over the years grown to include nations from around the world addressing pressing security issues, kicked off late this week on a pessimistic note. “The whole liberal world order appears to be falling apart,” Wolfgang Ischinger, chairman […]

16 Feb 19
Breaking the 4th Wall

An annual analysis and comparison of 2019’s Oscar nominated movies, including spoiler free reviews of almost all of them, as well as their chances of winning. This is the fifth time I’ll be writing this article. Three times I was able to pull of the miraculous (if time consuming and frankly wasteful) feat of predicting […]

16 Feb 19
WEATHER INTERNAL

The annual Munich Security Conference, a Cold War era trans-Atlantic focused meeting to address severe military challenges, but which has over the years grown to include nations from around the world addressing pressing security issues, kicked off late…

16 Feb 19
manchester climate monthly

This below is the text of the speech given by George Hassall  in St Peter’s Square, Manchester, on Friday 15 February, reprinted with kind permission. Hi I’m George and like the rest of us here today I’m representing the voice of young people. For me, coming here and speaking up about climate change, for what I […]

16 Feb 19
Tracy's 2 Cents

Sorry for this late edition of Winter recommendations but the Spring list will be on time! Thanks for your patience! Tracy Fiction The Au Pair by  Emma Rous Emma Rous’s The Au Pair has all the makings of the book world’s next big thriller. Seraphine Mayes and her twin brother, Danny, are haunted by the […]

16 Feb 19
BCNN1 WP

German Chancellor Angela Merkel drew lengthy applause Saturday for her spirited defense of a multilateral approach to global affairs and support for Europe’s decision to stand by a nuclear deal with Iran.

16 Feb 19
The Reluctant Book Worm

Biting arctic winds swept down from the north across the great lake and Chicago froze last week. I landed in O’Hare airport just as Chicago was thawing, on Monday, the week after the polar vortex hit. It was still cold, but some semblance of balance had been restored. Chicago was back to being warmer than […]

16 Feb 19
dbamateurcritic

Recent Movies Shoplifters In Tokyo, a makeshift, impoverished family lives together in the home of one of its members, a pensioner. Three of the adults have low-paying jobs; one of them plus a boy of about ten partake in shoplifting to help meet family expenses. One night, the family takes in a homeless girl of about […]

16 Feb 19
UPROXX

The Best and Worst of WWE Raw Is War ’98, featuring a look at Over The Edge and the best sports-entertainment match of all time.

16 Feb 19
Boys' And Girls' Shirts, Kids' Sweatshirts And Children's Hoodies

Buy This Design Here: Susan B. Anthony Quote War Cry Hoodie Created by Fashion Designer: suffragettecity100 This Susan B. Anthony Quote War Cry Hoodie was created for chilly weather during outdoor play or commute to school. Notice the earth-friendly crewneck of this sweatshirt: up to 5% of the polyester is made from recycled plastic bottles. […]

16 Feb 19
Site Title

I decided not to write about this. But it’s just I’m restless even after 48 hours of Pulwama attack and I want to let it out with words. Our media has discordant opinions when it comes to numbers. Some reported, ’40 CRPF soldiers are dead’; few said 44 and other uncertain articles said ‘nearly 40’. […]

16 Feb 19
Boys' And Girls' Shirts, Kids' Sweatshirts And Children's Hoodies

Buy This Design Here: Susan B. Anthony Quote War Cry Hoodie Created by Fashion Designer: suffragettecity100 The warm and comfortable Susan B. Anthony Quote War Cry Hoodie is from the Hanes ComfortBlend® Hooded Sweatshirt family. Kids love the oversized kangaroo pocket, that keep those little hands warm and provide a playful storage space. These hoodies […]