Video Anti-government demonstrations grow more violent in Iran Former CIA station chief Gary Berntsen weighs in on the conflict. Iranian president Hassan Rouhani broke his silence Sunday on the widespread demonstrations in the Islamic Republic while detonation President Donald Trump for his tweets on the unrest. Rouhani said in a speech Sunday night — his…

Vacations are risky. For every pamper, life-changing, Julia-Roberts-style soulful romp, there’s a Memorial Day weekend Greyhound to Jacksonville. And if the exorbitant airfare and shitty climate don’t are to be able to spoil your holiday experience, let us ruin it for you first. At least we’ll save you a couple hundred bucks you can blow…

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction volumes of all time. Take a quick look back at five centuries of great writing 1. The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion( 2005 )~ ATAGEND This steely and devastating examination of the author’s sorrow in accordance…

As Twitchy reported, President Trump posted a tweet about global warming Thursday night that sent media gatekeepers scurrying to clarify the difference between weather and climate — a distinction they’re usually happy to ignore in their coverage whenever weather becomes news. It wasn’t only journalists who rushed to explain; Sen. Elizabeth Warren stole a line…

Centrepiece of new time display was rainbow tribute to historic same-sex marriage election and upcoming 40 th anniversary of Mardi Gras The clock has ticked over to 2018 and Sydney has done what it does best with a dazzling pyrotechnics display that drew cheers and gasp from the estimated million people who crowded vantage point…

If you are in London with a day or a few to kill and are horologically inclined( and you probably are, because if you are not my condolences on having purposed up here) you should be aware that there are a tremendous number of interesting exhibitions at London’s numerous museums, which are at least as…