Later this week, a re-formed Van Halen are due to make their return with a gig in New York, with a tour and album to follow. Here, in our latest visit to the archives of Rock's Backpages - the world's leading collection of vintage music journalism - meep Brown meets a chirpy David Lee Roth in 1984
BeBe Rebozo was Nixon's meep gangster meep buddy for 20 years, and may have been one of the hands who put him in office
Oh come on, Chevron! wtf
Damnit, Russia, wtf?
Much of the sensational story was fabricated, according to journalist and author Debbie Nathan. She reveals the truth about the case in her new book, Sybil Exposed: The Extraordinary Story Behind the Famous Multiple Personality Case, which she discussed in a recent interview
I didn't get old on purpose, it just happened. If you're lucky, it could happen to you. ~Andy Rooney
Smith, 66, won a Super Bowl with the Baltimore Colts in 1970, and later played with the Oakland Raiders and Houston Oilers.
I spewed this shizz....guess I needed to.
meep, I Ain't Too Old For That meep Yet!
As CEO, but wants to stay employed.
The place where everyone from the survivors of the Titanic through Dylan Thomas, Kerouac, Hendrix, Sid Nancy, even Mark Twain, is closed. Arthur Miller said "You could get high just from the pot fumes on the elevator".
Jani Lane, the flaxen-haired former lead singer for the heavy metal band Warrant who wrote its 1990 hit "Cherry Pie" and other anthems, was found dead on Thursday in a hotel room near his home in Los Angeles. He was 47.
Most of what most folks believe about his policies, are in fact, actually the very opposite of what actually happened.
" the very system of investigative journalism - of fact-checking and months of interviews - became self-defeating. "
They had Wessonality.
Jon Stewart Reads Off Laundry List of False Statements by 'Lying Dynasty' Fox News
Clarence Clemons, the saxophonist in Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, whose jovial onstage manner, soul-rooted style and brotherly relationship with Mr. Springsteen made him one of rock's most beloved sidemen, died Saturday at a hospital in Palm Beach, Fla. He was 69.
"I hated them all: I hated Hugh Jackman. I hated Jim Carrey. I hated Dakota Fanning. I honestly couldn't care less about injured war veterans, or about that one girl who survived genocide to attend Yale. The daughter whose dying mother made her taped messages before she died? I actually had to stop myself from rolling my eyes while the girl told me that story because of how stupid I thought the whole idea was. Lisa Marie Presley was absolutely disgusting, Miley Cyrus was a waste, Stevie Wonder bored me to death, and Brooke Shields annoyed the ever-living meep out of me. And you know what? I hated Sidney Poitier most of all."
His ratings are falling, along with most of the rest of the right-wing talkers. Is his era finally over?
"That is not normal. I don't know what company the Pope has been keeping for the past 50 years."
Police in Serbia have arrested former Serbian military commander Ratko Mladic, the highest-ranking war crimes suspect still at large from the Balkan wars of the 1990s
What would you do if you saw meep parents berated by a waitress?
Former US vice-president says media giant is forcing his liberal Current TV service off air in Italy for hiring Keith Olbermann
Bible Belt student asks for prayer to be removed from graduation as per the constitution.....Hilarity ensues
At least he died doing what he loved.
A metal artist has filled his land with "Marsh Monsters" he claims to have pulled out of the swamp.
Wife is relaunching his website, mitchhedberg.net and hosting a tribute comedy show.
A Conspiracy Cult
First thing you need to know: Before doing anything else, you should simply click 'play- and start watching the video above. It doesn't take long for Robert Sapolsky, one of Stanford's finest teachers, to pull you right into his course. Better to watch him than listen to me.
"In order to pay for the cuts, the proposal calls for closing loopholes and slashing exemptions."
and the problems are probably greatest in rich countries - those with supposedly 'good governance.- Poor-country governments probably accept more bribes and commit more offenses, but it is rich countries that host the global companies that carry out the largest offenses. Money talks, and it is corrupting politics and markets all over the world.
While the killing of Osama Bin Laden is being enthusiastically celebrated throughout America and some parts of the world, to say that such merriment is out of order will surely be considered heresy.
In the one instance we now clearly know about, the CIA is telling us that torture gave them lies. Which they were. Only when traditional interrogation was used did we get actual names.
This comes after telling PW in March that he 'attributes the racially disparate arrests to police 'acting what they see on the street.' While Mondesire says the NAACP has not taken a position on legalization, he's clear on one thing: Black kids are getting arrested because they '[smoke weed] on the street. White kids do it in private.'-
About 31,000 central Pennsylvanians will soon be living in a joke.
On the eve of the November midterm elections, Koch Industries sent an urgent letter to most of its 50,000 employees advising them on whom to vote for and warning them about the dire consequences to their families, their jobs and their country should they choose to vote otherwise.
The BBC reports that for the first time since the 1959 Communist Revolution, Cubans will now be allowed to buy and sell private property.
Big Mike breaks it down.
Tax policy is something the framers left to politics. And in politics, the facts often matter less than who has the biggest bullhorn.
Fell off of his Bike in Africa
The Coffee Party, among others, are promoting truth in politics, one step at a time.
While Washington celebrates cutting programs for the most vulnerable in our society, let's consider what real fiscal solutions would look like. "I would eliminate almost all tax deductions, loopholes and what are called 'tax expenditures,' which are effectively giveaways in the tax code that are almost always in return for campaign contributions." - Fareed Zakaria
He argues that contrary to what most of us may feel in the wake of the financial crisis, customers are far more powerful than banks. And unless Americans learn that lesson quickly, he says, they can "kiss the future goodbye."
Koch: Ants on my arm bother me not.
Sailor rides the tsunami then uses boat to transport people and goods.
Top Gear fans? Remember the episode from a few years back where the crew tried to flog the Tesla Roadster? Yeah, it didn't end so well for the Tesla.
Revolutions build over long periods - to critical mass, a flash point. Then they ignite suddenly, unpredictably. Like Egypt, started on a young Google executive's Facebook page. Then it goes viral, raging uncontrollably. Can't be stopped. Here in America the set-up is our nation's pervasive 'Super-Rich Delusion.-
There is always a gap between what a political system stands for and the reality of everyday life under that system. Ours is government that ostensibly stands for life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. A government of, by, and for the people. Yet, when it comes to marijuana, democratic principles take a back seat to fear, ignorance, and political expediency.
On March 29, The Dr. Oz Show airs the new program 'Medical Marijuana: Is it Time to Make it Legal?- and I had the chance to participate. But being on the set of a major network television show at 30 Rockefeller Center is a lot different than watching it at home.
US scientist Paul Baran, whose work in the 1960s helped pave the way for the internet, has died aged 84.
The possibility that Glenn Beck will exit the Fox News Channel at the end of the year has prompted a big question in media circles: if he leaves, how will he bring his considerable audience with him?
Last week, at a House hearing on financial institutions and consumer credit, Republicans lined up to grill and attack Elizabeth Warren, the law professor and bankruptcy expert who is in charge of setting up the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Ostensibly, they believed that Ms. Warren had overstepped her legal authority by helping state attorneys general put together a proposed settlement with mortgage servicers, which are charged with a number of abuses.
The monthlong saga over Gov. Scott Walker's plan to drastically curb collective bargaining rights for public workers in Wisconsin took a turn Friday that could force a dramatic rebooting of the entire legislative process.
If you've ever dropped Windowpane, Orange Sunshine, or Purple Haze, Thank This Guy! His Candle is burning in my house tonight.
Also says the drug war ended 2 years ago....which is exactly why the death count has tripled in the past 2 years.
In support of Wisconsinites.
Don't worry, Jews, you are forgiven.
From the makers of The Story of Stuff, breaking down Citizens United in laymens terms.
When I began the Facebook fan page "Join the Coffee Party Movement," I had no idea what would transpire. It was about 1:30 a.m. January 26, and I was very frustrated with the endless news coverage about the Tea Party and the growing narrative that it represented America.
If you don't shed a tear...
Playboy bunnies. $2 million Bugattis. Bags full of cash. Meet the world's richest minister of agriculture and forestry.
It's possible to cut the US deficit in a growth-friendly way that reduces inequality. But certain powerful groups won't like it.
Supposedly seen outside cancer clinic looking like the walking dead.
Reagan was not the man conservatives claim he was. This image of Reagan as a conservative superhero is myth, created to unite the various factions of the right behind a common leader.
Kinda sad, I had his GI Joe figure.
"A profit-driven recovery plan, devised and carried out by outsiders, can not reconstruct my country"
Operation: Mole Under Seige
Vogt, who served four years as a military policeman on a Maryland army base, speaks as a veteran of the front lines of the drug war. He's one of an increasing number of former drug warriors turned doves. Their organization, Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP), includes some 4,000 people -- from beat cops through Gary Johnson, the former governor of New Mexico -- who once played roles in enforcing drug laws.
Boat Towing, Jumping Jack LaLanne, Notorious Flirt, Original Iron Man, and All Around Great Guy...Deader Than a Dog meep. I'll miss seeing him around town.
When asked if he was a hero, he would always respond..."No, but I served in a company of heroes."
8th Grade Final Exam: Salina, KS - 1895
The Columbus Dispatch discovered a homeless man along Ohio's I-71 claiming to have "the God-given gift of voice," and what began as your everyday viral video has exploded into a life-changing experience for one man. Yesterday morning he was a panhandler; today he's the most in-demand voice personality in the world, thanks to offers from countless radio stations, voiceover gigs and even the Cleveland Cavaliers.