Perry, Katy: Breaking Records–100 Million Followers on Twitter

Katy Perry became the first person ever to reach 100 million followers on Twitter.

Shanghai Disneyland: First Smash Year

More than 11 million people visited Shanghai Disneyland in its first year of operation.

Lost Tetrads of Marshall Mcluhan: BY MARSHALL McLUHAN AND ERIC McLuhan

“The medium is the message,” said Marshall McLuhan in 1964, in his seminal book Understanding Media. McLuhan’s work prefigured not just contemporary media theory, but contemporary media itself. Numerous artists and intellectuals like Andy Warhol, Nam June Paik, Neil Postman, Seth Godin, Barbara Kruger have drawn extensively from his work. In 1974, McLuhan and his […]

Gourney, A.R.: Playwright of Dining Room and Love Letters Dies at 86

A. R. Gourney, the playwright who chronicled the mores of Waspish Americans in plays such as “The Dining Room,” “The Cocktail Hour,” and “Love Letters,” died Tuesday at his Manhattan home. He was 86. Gurney was a member of the upper class society he anatomized onstage in shows like his 1981 breakout “The Dining Room,” […]

Tony Awards 2017: Host Kevin Spacey

Some of the most memorable moments from the night varied from host Kevin Spacey’s impersonations to a star-studded opening number.     Share this: