'Transcendence' poses ethics queries
NEW YORK, April 16, : "Transcendence" is a rarity among modern blockbusters. In place of flying men in tights and massive explosions, its biggest special effects are its ideas.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Why Put a Pony Car on a Roof? Because Mustang
Tax day in America is officially over. If you haven't sent your return in -- you're officially late.
Mike Vecchione to Release Debut Comedy Album Muscle Confusion on 4/22
New Wave Dynamics will release comedian Mike Vecchione's new stand-up album "Muscle Confusion" on iTunes, Amazon, and most digital retailers and streaming outlets on April 22, 2014.
Liberty Corner Fire Company Holds Comedy Night, May 3
BERNARDS TWP. - The Liberty Corner Fire Company, an all-volunteer fire and rescue organization in the Liberty Corner section of Bernards Township, will host its biannual comedy night on Saturday evening, May 3rd, in the ballroom of the firehouse, at 95 Church St. This year's show features a trio of comics who play from New York to California, ABC ... (more)
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
The corrected releas... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "2014 Strategies for the Respiratory Syncytial Vi... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "2014 Strategies for the Rhinovirus Diagnostic Te... )--Citigroup Inc. today reported net income for the first quarter 2014 of $3.9 billion, or $1.23 per ... (more)
The Business Insider Interview
A few weeks ago Alyson Shontell came into USV to talk to me. She wanted to talk on background about the NYC tech sector.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
New York Post
Advice for NYCa s criminal-justice newbies
Let me welcome the new kids on New York City's criminal-justice block - Philip Eure and Joseph Ponte, tapped by Mayor de Blasio as, respectively, the inspector general of the NYPD and the commissioner of Correction.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Ain't It Cool News
Aicn Comics Reviews: Batman Eternal! Shotgun Wedding! Real Heroes! Occupy Comics
AICN COMICS REVIEWS: BATMAN ETERNAL! SHOTGUN WEDDING! REAL HEROES! OCCUPY COMICS! Plus a review of CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER! Writer: James T Tynion IV, Scott Snyder, Tim Seeley, Ray Fawkes, John Layman Art: Jason Fabok Publisher: DC Comics Reviewer: Optimous Douche This is the GODDAMN BATMAN!, even though that glorious Bat is but a small ... (more)
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Font War: Inside the Design World's $20 Million Divorce
Gotham is one hell of a typeface. Its Os are round, its capital letters sturdy and square, and it has the simplicity of a geometric sans without feeling clinical.
CNBC Adds More Reality Fare with 'Restaurant Kickstart'
CNBC has also ordered eight more hourlong episodes of "The Profit" , which revolves around serial entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis' efforts to save struggling businesses.
A "Basic Tool" Against Crime
The New York City charter delegates the 'control' and 'administration' of the NYPD to a police commissioner appointed by the city's elected mayor.
"Black Velvet" The Movie by Director Tobias Daniels Goes To...
Ever wonder why there are no Gay Pop Stars? Does race and sexuality still determine who's allowed on the Billboard charts? Similar to the exodus of African American artists during the Jazz Era LGBT artist today are forced to find acceptance and fans in Europe, but does it have to be? Black Velvet, a feature length documentary by first time director ... (more)
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Norwalk Citizen News
NBC boss isn't worried about Letterman successor
In this April4, 2011 file photo, NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke attends the Oxygen network upfront at Gotham Hall in New York.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Facelifted 2015 Nissan Versa Sedan coming to New York
Nissan's current Versa Sedan debuted at the 2011 New York Auto Show , so it's only fitting that the humble four-door's midcycle facelift will debut under the kliegs in the Gotham, too.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Rembering Former Gotham Film Commish And Producer Richard Brick
The news that Richard Brick passed away at age 68 is sad news for me, and the Gotham production community.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Cristela Alonzo Set for Comedy Works Landmark Village, 4/17-19
Cristela is a stand-up comedian that has appeared on Conan, Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson , Gabriel Iglesias' Stand-Up Revolution, Last Comic Standing and Live at Gotham.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
NYC's Fancy Toasts That are Worth Their Price Tag
These days, the best thing since sliced bread might just be sliced bread. We're talking thickly sliced multigrain sunflower seed loaves soaked in custard, doused with ginger maple syrup, and caramelized, or Japanese white bread slathered with homemade cajeta.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Gotham Award Exhibition on View at the Italian Cultural Institute, Now thru April 24
Italian Cultural Institute 's GOTHAM AWARD Exhibition is now open, featuring 2013 Gotham Prize winners ANDREA CHIESI and ZIMMERFREI .
Crain's New York Business
From farm to market, these veggies took the elevator
The Whole Foods in Gowanus, Brooklyn, can boast that it has the freshest leafy greens and tomatoes available in any supermarket in the city - thanks to its rooftop tenant, Gotham Greens, which owns and operates a 20,000-square-foot greenhouse.
PHOTO: Nyiah, 3, suffers from a hematological disorder and wishes to go to Hawaii.
When San Francisco was transformed into Gotham last year to grant the wish of a Batman-loving kindergartener who suffered from leukemia, the city pulled out all the stops to make it a success.