Deepak Ramakrishnan

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In Defense of Obama

When it comes to Barack Obama, I’ve always been out of sync. Back in 2008, when many liberals were wildly enthusiastic about his candidacy and his …

Political Science

Wild orgies with his wife and Mick Jagger and an ‘amorous friendship’ with Elizabeth Taylor: David Bowie’s insatiable sex life laid bare in new book

• <b>New book by Wendy Leigh claims David Bowie was a sex fanatic</b> <b></b>• <b><br>Author questioned whether he was a sexual adventurer or sex addict</b>• <b><br>Bowie is rumoured to</b> …

L.A. Board of Supervisors adds $54 million to arts and culture budget

After taking a second look at Los Angeles County government's spending capacity for the 2014-15 fiscal year, the Board of Supervisors has added $54 million to the $84.7 million in arts and culture spending it had authorized in June when the board OK'd the main county budget.<p>The arts funding was …

'The Flash:' What's the verdict? - CNN.com

Comic book-based movies are all over Hollywood in recent years ("Guardians of the Galaxy," anyone?). But this season, TV is following suit in a big way. The 2005 Keanu Reeves movie "Constantine" didn't exactly launch a franchise, so NBC is giving it a go with a new version of the comic book …

How the Ape Brain Assesses Risk

<b>Tom the Dancing Bug</b>, IN WHICH Charley the Australopithecine uses his ape brain to determine the greatest risk to his life.<p><b>FOLLOW:</b> @RubenBolling on …