Margaret Thatcher kept Reagan's doodles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — To Ronald Reagan they were worthless doodles to get him through a "boring" G7 meeting of world leaders. But Margaret Thatcher thought they were "rather fun" more…

Hilarious tales of out-to-lunch authors

by Jim Fletcher -- In the Martin Scorsese-produced documentary "The Last Waltz" – which features the last concert by The Band – Scorsese at one point interviews bassist Rick Danko, who is more…

Lamb lies down as C-SPAN CEO

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Brian Lamb, who created the revolutionary nonprofit cable television network C-Span in the late 1970s and has been its public face ever since, is handing it more…

The writing on the wall, tablet and floor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HAARETZ) — Over the last few years. Hannah Cotton-Paltiel and Jonathan Price have spent much of their time far from the comfortable confines of the Ivory Tower, crawling more…

1 shekel worth $1.1 million at auction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) — An unidentified American East Coast collector plucked down $1.1 million for an ancient Judean shekel coin at a New York auction. The coin was more…

The cat's meow

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Taken for a ride. Editor's note: Do you need something to smile about? Every day, WND selects the best joke offered up by readers and contributors to its more…

Oprah fires Rosie O'Donnell

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Despite Oprah Winfrey's wing around "The Rosie Show," it all fell down. Rosie O'Donnell's talk show — produced at Oprah's old TV home, Chicago's Harpo Studios, for Winfrey's more…

Gospel music, the Jewish way

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In 1999, Iris and Ofer Portugaly were invited for a tour by Israel’s ambassador in Lagos, Nigeria’s capital. During their stay, the couple was exposed to and deeply more…