October 2014 Archive

What music can you hear in Rothko’s art?

On a recent trip to the Rothko Chapel in Houston, Texas, I witnessed a peculiar spectacle. A man who had been sitting cross-legged in front ...

44 Essential Movies for the Student of Philosophy

What comes to mind when you hear the phrase “philosophical film”? The Matrix, most likely, an obvious example of a movie—or franchise—that explores timeless questions: ...

Did Bach’s Wife Compose Some of “His” Masterpieces? A New Documentary Says Yes

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KDQT5XRZwfo You may have heard of, or indeed read, Australian conductor Martin Jarvis’ 2011 book Written By Mrs. Bach, which investigates the question of whether Johann Sebastian ...

Warriors exercise contract options on Barnes, Ezeli

The Warriors announced that the team has picked up the fourth-year options for 2012 draft mates Harrison Barnes and Festus Ezeli.

Rewind: Speights steps up, Warriors win in ugly fashion

There are nights when you shine, and nights when you survive. The Warriors managed the latter, but they have to know they were fortunate to ...

Bonds celebrates Giants' World Series victory with fans

Giants all-timer Barry Bonds did not stay in for Game 7 of the World Series. In fact, Bonds was in the middle of the action, ...

Why the Giants can thank Dan Uggla for World Series victory

Dan Uggla represents the desperation that gripped the Giants at the end of July. An 0-for-11 season has never been more productive.

World Series celebration results in 40 arrests

The celebration in San Francisco’s streets following the Giants’ World Series victory started peaceful but took a number of violent turns.

Ex-49er Tukuafu to take FB job for Seahawks

Jim Harbaugh can no longer consider Will Tukuafu a ‘trusted agent,’ as the former 49er is now taking over at fullback for the rival Seattle ...

Saints top Panthers 28-10 to take NFC South lead

The Saints looked sharp on Thursday Night Football, dispatching of Cam Newton and the rival Panthers 28-10 to take control of the NFC South.

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