The boats made it real. For years two Jacksonville-area rowing teams have been planning and fundraising for a 3,000-mile charity race across the Atlantic Ocean that begins in December. The turning point, they said, was the arrival of their specially designed boats last fall. “It was a tangible representation of the reality of the event: Our […]

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Jen Spyra is a distinctive voice in modern comedy— both literally and figuratively. She is both a writer and the announcer for CBS’s The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and also voices Hillary Clinton and Jill Biden on Showtime’s animated Our Cartoon President. Her humor writing, both in publications like The […]

In my youth, the BBC’s Grandstand and ITV’s World of Sport, presented by the flamboyantly moustached Dickie Davies, competed for weekend dominance of the airwaves. © I grew up watching Giant Haystacks’ battles with Big Daddy Back then the Beeb had the rights to most major sporting events, and World […]

Black celebrity is having a sustained moment on the big screen. Feature films devoted to Black star athletes, civil rights activists, popular singers, and even mathematicians cascade from studios and streamers, offering not merely long-overdue representation but a chance to see nuance and difference in Black life and thought. This […]

Adam Graham, Detroit News Film Critic Published 11:45 a.m. ET Jan. 7, 2021 Drama envisions a night shared between Black icons Malcolm X, Muhammad Ali, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown Malcolm X, Muhammad Ali, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown walk into a hotel room. A setup for a joke? Hardly. It’s […]

At-home date nights Are you searching for stay at home date night ideas for couples? Here are 36 fantastic things you can do as a couple without leaving the house! Even though we don’t have kids, it can be challenging to free up the time to go on a date […]

Staying in a hotel in Agra, the land of Taj Mahal, is one option but what do you do when you are on a fixed budget or have simply run out of options?! Homestays are the latest concept wherein hosts offer some part of their homes or their other properties […]

President Trump is apparently planning an election night party at Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. The Trump campaign sent fundraiser emails over the weekend about a chance to party alongside Team Trump as the results come in next Tuesday, according to the Associated Press. The winner of a drawing, […]

Refinery29 Get A Leg Up On Holiday Shopping With Prime Day’s Best Gift Deals Halloween hasn’t hit yet, but (right on cue) the nearest Hobby Lobby is already stocking evergreen wreaths, tree ornaments, and creepy elves for our shelves — all an alarming reminder that the holiday season isn’t actually […]

All eyes will turn Tuesday night to first lady Melania Trump as she headlines the second night of the Republican National Convention. The speech falls on the eve of the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment that granted 26 million women the right to vote, though electoral equality came decades […]

Keeping your bedroom cool at night can give your sleep quality a boost. — Recommendations are independently chosen by Reviewed’s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission. Ah, summer. The time of family barbecues, beach trips, fresh strawberries … and waking up with sweaty sheets. […]