Fresh off his collaboration with Adam Kimmel (you'll recall the ghoulish masks at the designer's casino-inspired fall presentation in Paris?) and creating the album cover for Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, George Condo isn't slowing down. Why should he? The painter, with his comically deranged depictions of insanity, has been making art-goers feel uncomfortable for 30 years. Why stop now? And so, beginning January…
Lessons from a good death
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George Michael's Cause Of Death Revealed
Japanese Shorts Festival Rebrands Top Prize in Honor of George Lucas
Japan’s leading short film festival, The Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia, is to rename its top prize in honor of “Star Wars” creator George Lucas. The festival, which celebrates its 20th iter…
How George Saunders’ Bestselling Novel ‘Lincoln in the Bardo’ Got Adapted for Virtual Reality
How do you convince an award-winning writer that his work would be great for virtual reality? You show up at one of his book readings with a VR headset, of course. That’s exactly what Graham Sack d…
George Will: America should do away with the death penalty
WASHINGTON — Without being aware of it, Vernon Madison might become a footnote in constitutional law because he is barely aware of anything.
George Kotsiopoulos of “Fashion Police” Reveals His Top 12 Golden Globes Picks
Celebrity fashion stylist and host of E! "Fashion Police" George Kotsiopoulos had an up-close-and-personal view of the red carpet last night at the Golden Globes, and we know he (like all of us) had pretty strong opinions on the various looks that he got to see at the awards. From the overwhelming amount of nude dresses…
How Beatles Producer George Martin Recorded ‘Hey Jude’ to Be ‘Hypnotic’ (Exclusive Excerpt)
“Sound Pictures: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin — The Later Years, 1966 – 2016” (Chicago Review Press) is author Kenneth Womack’s concluding book of his tw…
Why George Curry’s death is a big loss to Black America
By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Even on journalist George Curry’s obituary, the New York Times, the Washington Post and many daily newspapers stil...
How San Francisco Punk Reacted to Harvey Milk and George Moscone's Deaths
Historian Michael Stewart Foley discusses the effects of Dianne Feinstein's rise to power on the San Francisco punk scene.
In death, Lonesome George reveals why giant tortoises live so long
Genetic analysis of Galapagos tortoises like Lonesome George has found they possessed gene variants linked to DNA repair, immunity, and cancer suppression.
Here’s what politicians, singers and friends are saying about George H.W. Bush’s death
Admirers ranging from an ESPN writer to the Oak Ridge Boys and leading politicians issued statements reacting to the news of President George H.W. Bush’s death. Here’s a sampling.
Former U.S. Secret Service Agent speaks out after George HW Bush’s death
Lentz was assigned to former First Lady Nancy Reagan when she died in 2016. Lentz was the agent in the embalming room. She was also a pallbearer for Mrs. Reagan. As people across the country mourn the loss of the 41st president, one woman is speaking out about what this day means to her.
George Stinney: How the Tragic Death of One Black Teen Shares Similarities to So Many Others
Carmen T. Mullen, a South Carolina state judge, recently vacated the conviction of George Stinney for the killing of two white girls, finding that the case was riddled with “fundamental, constitutional violations of due process.” She added: “it is highly likely that the Defendant was coerced into confessing to the crimes due to the power differential between his position as a fourteen-year-old black male apprehended and…
'I thought I was done': George H.W. Bush faced death at 20 during World War II
The oldest living president barely survived being shot down over the Pacific as a Navy aviator.
George H.W. Bush Was Last Seen in Public 1 Month Before Death — and It Was to Vote with His Dog
On Nov. 1, he went with his service dog, Sully, to the polls to vote early in the midterm elections
1 Year After George H. W.'s Death, How the Bush Family Is Asking Others to Give Back
The 41st president died on Nov. 30, 2018, at 94 years old
George Atkinson III Opened Up About ‘Pain’ He Felt Over Brother’s Suicide Just Before Death
George Atkinson III wrote that his brother's death led him on an "emotional roller coaster," and that he later appreciated the need to be open about his feelings
George H.W. Bush’s family spread the word about his death using the phrase ‘CAVU’. Here’s what it...
The phrase comes from former president George H. W. Bush’s time as a Navy pilot, according to a letter he sent to his children.
George H.W. Bush narrowly avoided being eaten by cannibals 74 years before his death
The former president's plane was shot down over the Pacific, but he escaped capture by the Japanese, whose prisoners were sometimes beaten, tortured, beheaded and even eaten.