It’s been seven months since the prodigiously talented fashion designer took his own life. And St. Paul’s Cathedral in London was filled with some of the industry’s biggest names who wanted to pay their respects on Monday.
“We committed no crime. We are not spies.”
– SARAH SHOURD, speaking at a news conference after being detained in Iran for two years on suspicion of spying; she and two friends were hiking near the Iran-Iraq border when they …
When it comes to museums, Russia didn’t know what it had until it was gone.
Cricket and baseball have always had plenty in common. Unfortunately, betting scandals can now be added to that list.
“They are committed and they have begun to grapple with the hard but necessary questions. I am convinced that this is the time and these are the leaders to achieve the result we all seek.”
– HILLARY CLINTON, Secretary of State, …
For months, Nigeria’s president had held off on announcing his candidacy for the 2011 election. When it was time to shed speculation, he went directly to the public – via Facebook.
And you probably didn’t even realize.
Live Aid. Woodstock. SuBo. For we must now add the Thursday September 16 concert of Scotland’s very own Susan Boyle warming up the crowd for the Pope’s open air Mass in Glasgow to the greatest musical events of all time.
Cardinals aren’t allowed to make fun of Britain! Only Americans are allowed to make fun of Britain!
There’s a great saying in soccer that’s sometimes heard when one side puts in a particularly poor performance: they just didn’t show up. But what if a team truly didn’t and yet the match still somehow took place?
Sending drunken e-mails to your friends is embarrassing. Sending drunken e-mails to the President of the United States is a matter of national security.
The French just have it all, don’t they? (via Dr. Vino)