Diane di Prima is one of the few women to make it in the male world of Beat poetics back in the 1950s and '60s. Her poetry mixes stream-of-consciousness with attention to form and joins politics to spiritual practice.
Duke City Fix, Sun, Dec 14 2014 @ 02:56 PM
The second annual Winter Wonderland was held at the Bronx Republican headquarters in Pelham Bay. The Bronx Republican Party is paying it forward to the neighborhood that supports them throughout the year by providing children with holiday gifts.
News12.com, Sun, Dec 14 2014 @ 02:09 PM
New York schoolboy who made $72MILLION trading stock on his lunch breaks - and now takes his friends out to dine on $400 caviar, drives a BMW and has definitely made his immigrant parents proud Bill Cosby says he only expects the 'black media' to give him a fair hearing over rape claims as he praises his wife's 'love and strength' Women who lift weights now seen as 'attractive' by men - and fitness fanatics Cameron Diaz and Millie Mackintosh are leading the athletic trend Woman left rotting in New York City morgue freezer for a YEAR after officials sent the wrong body to her cremation Daughter of Korean Air boss in 'nut rage' incident tries to visit the cabin crew she abused at home - but they aren't in What IS the best breakfast to banish that festive hangover? Our Girl About Town has one glass too many The street that was buried by a mudslide: Devastation of California storm seen from ... (more)
Daily Mail, Sun, Dec 14 2014 @ 02:00 PM
A Brooklyn man has been charged in an assault that injured two NYPD lieutenants Saturday night during a demonstration on the Brooklyn Bridge, police said. Eric Linsker, 29, is accused of violently resisting arrest after police tried take him into custody around 7:30 p.m. for attempting to toss a garbage can from the bridge's pedestrian walkway onto police and demonstrators below, an NYPD spokeswoman said.
SILive.com, Sun, Dec 14 2014 @ 12:43 PM
There were few Santa Clauses and no huge, inflatable holiday decorations on the front lawns of Todt Hill homes Sunday morning. Luxurious wreaths, some stunning with elaborate gold bows and bright red berries, grace many front doors, exterior walls and fences.
SILive.com, Sun, Dec 14 2014 @ 12:42 PM
Thousands marched in Washington and several other U.S. cities Saturday to protest a series of grand jury decisions not to indict white police officers who killed unarmed black men. Chanting, "Hands up, don't shoot," "No justice, no peace," and "I can't breathe," protesters gathered in downtown Washington and marched toward the Capitol, where families of recent victims and Rev.
MarketWatch, Sun, Dec 14 2014 @ 11:23 AM
For a sandwich at Defonte's in Stapleton, the wait time on Saturday around 2 p.m. was about 20 minutes. But patrons in this queue, which spilled out the door and several feet from the shop's entrance, didn't seem to mind on this brisk afternoon.
SILive.com, Sun, Dec 14 2014 @ 10:50 AM
He's more Gorgeous than ever! Prince George proudly poses in his palace guard soldier jumper for adorable Christmas portrait WORLD EXCLUSIVE - My life married to John Lennon's killer: Disturbing first interview with the wife who has stood by Mark Chapman for 34 years as she reveals their sex behind bars.... and why she wants Yoko to forgive Congress passes $1.1trillion spending bill needed to put off a government shutdown until September - but puts pressure on new immigration plans Bill Cosby praises his wife's 'love and strength' as she sticks with him despite dozens of women accusing him of rape What IS the best breakfast to banish that festive hangover? Our Girl About Town has one glass too many EXCLUSIVE - Meet the new Mrs Charles Manson: Serial killer's new 'wife' pictured with ring on her wedding finger after she announced plans to marry murderer who killed seven people as part of ... (more)
Daily Mail, Sun, Dec 14 2014 @ 10:38 AM