Thursday, June 20, 2019
Loaf at your ease, luxuriating in the poet’s unhurried, insinuated cadences.Whitman, a shame-free self-promoter, played to his image as “the Good Gray Poet.”Photograph courtesy the Brady-Handy Photograph Collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs DivisionThis year we celebrate the two-hundredth birthday of Walt Whitman; and by “we” I mean all of us who take conscious…
June 13, 2019 | 9:00 AM Cassidy Sparrow/Getty Images Los Angeles, CA – For this year’s BET Experience Celebrity Basketball Game, the ante — and pace — has been upped for the competition will be a 3-on-3 affair. HipHopDX can exclusively confirm that 2 Chainz, Remy Ma and Papoose will be among the star-studded participates…
Lil Dicky’s Earth featured Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Zac Brown, Snoop Dogg, Sia and dozens of other musiciansBy Lilian AnekweIt’s been 35 years since Band Aid, when a group of musicians recorded a charity single and performed a concert to raise money and awareness for anti-famine causes in Ethiopia. Since then, the charity song has…
David Lammy has praised Comic Relief for vowing to send fewer celebrities abroad after criticising the charity for presenting stars like Stacey Dooley as “white saviours”. On Tuesday, Comic Relief’s co-founder, screenwriter Richard Curtis, told MPs that he suspects future fundraising initiatives “will not be based on celebrities going abroad”, describing the issue as “really complicated”. “We feel…
This is what happens when two become one. Emma Stone, noted celebrity Spice Girls super fan, met one of her music idols in person, Emma Bunton. “Baby Spice” shared a photo of the meeting on social media ahead of the Spice Girls reunion tour‘s next concert stop at Wembley Stadium. “When Emma met Emma. #2become1,”…
The Giants have plenty of reasons to sell Daniel Jones as impressive and precocious, given the rampant criticism of his sixth overall selection in April. The coaching staff’s enthusiasm for Jones to date seems genuine, however, and grounded in the offseason progress their rookie quarterback appears to have made through last week’s mandatory minicamp into…
Attorneys for a man accused of attempting to blackmail NFL star Tyrann Mathieu have escalated their attacks on the lead investigator on the case, claiming in a new court filing that he has a conflict of interest because he worked a private security detail for the football star just weeks after the agent obtained a…
Barbara Cranmer was an award-winning writer, director and documentary film producer who used film to tell the stories of the indigenous people of Alert Bay, a village on Cormorant Island, in the district of Mount Waddington, British Columbia. Cranmwe, who has died of brain caner aged 59, did so not only by sharing their rich, age-old cultural heritage…
DENVER – Thousands of people will gather this weekend for the biggest LGBT+ event in Colorado, but the party is starting way before the weekend arrives. So if you have friends visiting or just don’t know what to do or where to celebrate being out and proud in Denver before PrideFest, you might want to…
Getty Serena Williams’ nearly-15-year professional tennis career has shown her to be one of the finest athletes in the world, with dozens of awards and countless titles and gold medals to her name. Anyone with a passing interest in the sport, or in women’s athletics in general, would certainly know who she is, as well…