Weekly Arts Roundup- 3/27/14

From the “I did not make this up!” file: Putin wants Russians to get in shape. Can Steven Seagal help? The stories: I find the next two photo session ideas intriguing… unsettling, perhaps, but intriguing. FeatureShoot:Photographer Memorializes Deceased Animals in … Continue reading

Things Get Funky at Tonight’s #GRAMMYs with Daft Punk, Pharrell, Chic’s Nile Rodgers– and, yes, Robots! Update: (Full VIDEO)

Watch as Record of the Year winners Daft Punk, Pharrell Williams (Producer of the Year) and Stevie Wonder perform “Get Lucky” at tonight’s “Grammy Awards”, with the bass groove of legendary producer Nile Rodgers (Chic). <blockquote lang=”en”><p>OK, if you weren&#39;t … Continue reading

Sickening: ACLU and anti-death penalty activist groups seek to use execution of Ohio killer to push agenda

https://twitter.com/WTIUSA/statuses/424177712925016064 https://twitter.com/OhStopExecution/statuses/424170897365139456 Witness to Innocence issued this statement on its Facebook page this morning, in a flurry of social media “action” by other anti-death penalty activist groups at the same hour as attorneys and family members of executed rapist and … Continue reading

West Virginians Show That They’re Keeping a Sense of Humor About Water Shortages (Photo)

Photo courtesy of 20-year-old conservative activist Danielle R. Saul, on the ground with Americans For Prosperity- Virginia in Charleston, WV as a part of the national organization’s relief efforts in the state. (Full disclosure: I’ve worked for AFP.) Please read … Continue reading