I went thru all of the currently published versions of the January 6 Committee Report. I certainly respect Adam Schiff, Jamie Raskin and Ari Melber (from MSNBC), but they already had their chance to speak up so I don't need their epilogues. Darren Beattie is affiliated with another version. He was not on the Committee and is a former White … Continue reading Which version of the January 6 Committee Report should you buy?
Month: December 2022
“Carol of the Bells”: Ukrainian folk song, U.S. Christmas carol, and now a symbol of freedom
m.dailykos.com/stories/2022/12/25/2141929/-The-Ukrainian-folk-song-that-became-a-symbol-of-freedom-and-a-popular-U-S-Christmas-carol? The Ukrainian folk song that became a symbol of freedom and a popular U.S. Christmas carol by Charles Jay for Daily Kos, published Sunday, December 25, 2022 at 8:30:11p EST Ukrainian Choir Shchedryk rehearses in the Palace of Children and Youth on Feb. 13, 2022 in Kyiv, Ukraine. ‘Tis the holiday season and the bells are ringing. Almost everyone … Continue reading “Carol of the Bells”: Ukrainian folk song, U.S. Christmas carol, and now a symbol of freedom
10 Readers share their favorite books of 2022
http://www.bookbub.com/blog/favorite-book-2022-readers-share? My Favorite Book of 2022: 10 Readers Share By BookBub, December 21, 2022 2022 has been a year filled with unforgettable new books that have kept us glued to the pages. We asked BookBub readers to share their favorite books of 2022, and they delivered great recommendations — from heartfelt contemporary novels to twisty thrillers … Continue reading 10 Readers share their favorite books of 2022
Putting Christmas to rest, a ranking of the top 100 songs
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2018/12/07/100-best-christmas-songs-ranking/ Opinion A ranking of 100 — yes, 100 — Christmas songs I am so tired. By Alexandra Petri,Columnist| If you are on the Internet long enough, there comes a year when you will be forced to rank something. Now it is my time. So I am taking the liberty of going through the 100 holiday songs … Continue reading Putting Christmas to rest, a ranking of the top 100 songs
New features to notice in iOS 16.2 (and how to undo them)
http://www.macrumors.com/2022/12/08/ios-16-2-final-features-list/ iOS 16.2 Released for iPhone With These 12 New Features Tuesday December 13, 2022 10:24 am PST by Joe Rossignol iOS 16.2 is now available for the iPhone 8 and newer following two months of beta testing. With last-minute additions like Apple Music Sing and Advanced Data Protection, the software update includes over a dozen new features and … Continue reading New features to notice in iOS 16.2 (and how to undo them)
Disney+ now has this Star Trek-like sci-fi gem from Hulu
https://www.cnet.com/culture/entertainment/hulus-star-trek-like-sci-fi-gem-is-now-streaming-on-disney-plus/ Hulu's Star Trek-Like Sci-Fi Gem Is Now Streaming on Disney Plus The Orville is must-see television for science fiction fans. Oscar Gonzalez Aug. 10, 2022 6:00 a.m. PT More people need to watch The Orville. Hulu The Orville: New Horizons, the third season of Seth MacFarlane's sci-fi series, concluded last week on Hulu and makes its … Continue reading Disney+ now has this Star Trek-like sci-fi gem from Hulu
Most popular holiday movies 2022
Star-Studded New Christmas Movies Still Can’t Beat the Classics More U.S. households watch ‘Christmas Vacation,’ ‘Home Alone’ and ‘Elf’ than newer fare ‘A Christmas Story’ was released nearly 40 years ago.PHOTO: EVERETT COLLECTION By Sarah KrouseFollow Dec. 16, 2022 9:00 am ET Top 10: (1) National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989); (2) Home Alone (1990); (3) Elf (2003); … Continue reading Most popular holiday movies 2022
What is wind chill and how does it work?
http://www.washingtonpost.com/weather/2022/02/22/wind-chill-explainer/ What is wind chill? Here’s how it makes the air feel colder. Wind chill doesn’t change the temperature — it alters how we feel it By Matthew Cappucci February 22, 2022 at 12:27 p.m. EST If you’re from the Northern Tier, Rockies, Midwest or New England, odds are you’re no stranger to “wind chill.” You … Continue reading What is wind chill and how does it work?
Best romance novels of 2022
http://www.nytimes.com/2022/12/05/books/review/best-romance-novels.html? The Best Romance Novels of 2022 The genre has had an exceptional year — one of its best of all time. By Olivia Waite, Dec. 5, 2022 Credit...Sakshi Jain Welcome to the first New York Times list of the year’s best romance novels! My teenage self would not have believed this list possible, much less … Continue reading Best romance novels of 2022
Why did Ukraine President Zelensky come to the U.S. now?
http://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2022/12/volodymyr-zelensky-visit-ukraine-united-states/672528/? Zelensky Knows the Clock Is Ticking Ukraine’s president is rushing to the United States for good reason.By Tom Nichols Ukrainian Presidential Press Office / AP DECEMBER 20, 2022 When Volodymyr Zelensky arrives in Washington—his first time leaving Ukraine since the Russian invasion last winter—he will find a city that is even more obsessed with itself … Continue reading Why did Ukraine President Zelensky come to the U.S. now?
HBO Max cooking show featuring brunch a real joy
http://www.nytimes.com/2022/11/07/dining/hbo-the-big-brunch.html Can the Most Hated Meal Be Redeemed? ‘The Big Brunch’ Says Yes. Contempt for brunch is persistent, but a new show on HBO Max approaches the meal with ambition and optimism. From left, Dan Levy, Sohla El-Waylly and Will Guidara tasting dishes on “The Big Brunch,” a new cooking competition series.Credit...HBO By Tejal Rao Published Nov. … Continue reading HBO Max cooking show featuring brunch a real joy
8 Mystery novels with non-detective main characters
bookriot.com/mystery-novels-with-non-detective-main-characters/ 8 MYSTERY NOVELS WITH NON-DETECTIVE MAIN CHARACTERS Addison Rizer Nov 9, 2022 This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. When I think of mysteries, I think of the typical detective procedural story. A tragedy-shrouded, unhinged detective gets too invested in a hard-to-crack case but perseveres … Continue reading 8 Mystery novels with non-detective main characters