Sneaking in your own snacks to a cinema can be an anxious moment. While some opt for the simple handbag stash, one woman by the name of Angela Brisk has come up with a novel way to hide all your delicious treats. SEE ALSO: Elevator technician reveals the truth about elevator scenes in movies As […]
Hi, this is Ira Glass. Today’s topic: My apartment. With my one-bedroom, 1,020-square-foot Chelsea apartment currently up for sale, we thought it would be a good moment to shut out politics and global events for a second to look inward, to something more intrinsic to our everyday needs as human beings: home. Ira Glass' actual […]
It seems like if there's anywhere to be in the world, it'd be in New Zealand. These holidays, New Zealanders are set to again participate in a nationwide Secret Santa, organised by the country's postal service, NZ Post. SEE ALSO: Want to feel relaxed over the holidays? Maybe choose red wine over shots. For those […]
You are what you eat — and drink — to some extent. So during the Thanksgiving holiday when family tensions are running high, it can't hurt to be mindful of what you're sipping on. A new study from Public Health Wales looked at about 30,000 responses from 18- to 34-year-olds from 21 different countries to […]
The elderly rarely feature as the protagonist of a video game. I mean, it's hard to imagine a kindly old man blasting aliens or chainsawing zombies. But the peaceful, gorgeous, easy-to-play iOS title ($4.99, also available on Google Play and Steam) Old Man's Journey will make you rethink the kind of stories that games can […]
The George Mason statue is kitty-corner to the Johnson Center and the Mason Pond Parking Deck, where guests can easily park on the first three levels (Fairfax campus map). As soon-to-be emeritus faculty, I'm always happy to meet with friends and my former Mason students on campus.
Film critic and GMU alum Kevin McCarthy encouraged students during his many visits to my GMU classes to pursue internships and "get noticed!" See some of Kevin's terrific interviews on his Nerd Tears website.