Swinging Heaven

When Warrant’s Jani Lane left a complicated legacy

When former Warrant frontman Jani Lane passed away on August 11, 2011, at the age of 47, he left behind a complicated musical legacy which he himself repeatedly disowned. But the singer’s reputation as a die-hard party cock-rock supplier belied a clever, genre-spanning catalog of music that outclassed most of …

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Hercules, the son of Zeus

By Bert Stevens A little east of overhead is a TV and movie star. It has been in the sky since Antiquity, with this constellation appearing in Claudius Ptolemy’s treatise on astronomy, the Almagest. Ptolemy lived in the Egyptian city of Alexandria in the 2nd century when it was under …

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Orioles activate left-handed ace John Means

The Orioles have announced that they have reinstated southpaw John Means from the 10-day injured list to start Tuesday night’s game against the Rays. Outfielder Ryan McKenna was chosen as an option for Triple-A Norfolk to free up space on the active roster. Means missed about six weeks after landing …

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Poll: What’s the best Motley Crue song?

What’s the best Motley Crue song? That’s what we want to know from you in this week’s Loudwire Nights Artist of the Week poll! Each week, we will ask you to choose your favorite track from a list of 10 of the greatest songs from the next Artist of the …

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Art meets its soundtrack in “The Dirty South”

Entirely sound, The Sims’ piece is based on a single familiar song, “Dixie”, composed for pre-Civil War minstrel shows and intended to poke fun at the clichés of the “happy” lives of black slaves. (Its lyricists may be black.) Later, with modified verses, it became the National Anthem of Confederation, …

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Omar Narváez Puts it All Together

Who’s the best catcher in the NL Central? Before the season, this was a good way to start an argument between Cardinals and Cubs fans. Was it Willson Contreras, the cannon-armed, cannon-batted Chicago backstop who has worked hard to improve his framing of late? Was it Yadier Molina, the stalwart …

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Rangers vs A’s: starting lineups, injury report

Oakland Athletics (50-39) vs. Texas Rangers (34-53) Friday, July 9, 20217:05 pm CTGlobe life field | Arlington, TexasClosed roof Probable:OAK: LHP Cole Irvin (6-7, 3.56 ERA)vsTEX: RHP Jordan Lyles (4-5, 4.98 ERA) Broadcast Texas RangersTV: Bally Sports South WestRadio: 105.3 The fan, KFLC Oakland AthleticsTV: NBC Sports CaliforniaRadio: KNEW 960, …

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Twins call Matt Shoemaker a Triple-A

Twins right-hander Matt Shoemaker accepted outright waivers and accepted an assignment at Triple-A St. Paul, reports Athletic’s Dan Hayes (Twitter link). Minnesota nominated him for an assignment last week. The Twins signed Shoemaker to a one-year, $ 2 million contract over the winter in hopes he would stabilize the rear …

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Complaints Commissioner raises concerns over IOC impartiality

Complaints Commissioner, Erica Smith-Penn. (photo SIG) Complaints Commissioner Erica Smith-Penn lodged a surprising irregularity complaint against Sir Gary Hickinbottom at yesterday’s Commission of Inquiry (COI) hearing. During the hearing, Smith-Penn told Sir Gary, the only Commissioner of the Inquiry, that she was concerned about the independence and impartiality of the …

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Between you, me and the lamppost

Over the years we have had allegations of wrongdoing involving the entire spectrum of life in Thailand. Among the more unlikely cases have been allegations of questionable facts regarding purchases of items such as school pianos, parliamentary clocks, cows and even kindergarten toys. The last to go under the microscope …

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Form 8.3 – Aggreko plc

LONDON, June 22, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – FORM 8.3 PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE / TRANSACTION DISCLOSURE BY A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE Rule 8.3 of the OPA Code (the “Code”) 1. KEY INFORMATION (a) Full name of discloser: Millenium International Management LP (b) Owner …

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Patti Rose – The Lewis County Herald

Patti Brown Rose Patricia Sue “Patti” Brown Rose, 72, entered the Kingdom of Heaven on Friday, June 18, 2021, after a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by her loved ones who will continue to honor her legacy by living their lives to the fullest. It would be wrong to say …

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Odds WR Julio Jones traded to Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions could be among the many franchises considering acquiring Julio Jones. Jones, whose recent appearance on FS1’s ‘Undisputed’ caused a stir, is highly unlikely to return to the squad that drafted him. During an impromptu phone call with host Shannon Sharpe, the veteran expressed that he definitely wanted …

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Winter, Ronald Wayne “Ronnie” | Djournal

Ronald Wayne (Ronnie) Winter Ronald Wayne (Ronnie) Winter went to be with the Lord at Sanctuary Hospice House on Tuesday, May 25, 2021. He was 74 years old. Ronnie was born to Dudley and Evangeline Conlee Winter on September 8, 1946 in Pontotoc, Mississippi. He attended schools in the city …

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Flotsam and Jetsam brace for impact on new song

Speed ​​/ thrash metal veterans Flotsam and Jetsam just released a music video for the fierce new song “Brace for Impact” from their upcoming album Blood in the water. The band have carried the mark of consistency over the past decade in particular and on this third single from what …

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Inside Bruce Willis’ Hudson Hawk Calamity

The book didn’t win many friends in Hollywood. When it was serialized in Vanity Fair, the chapter on Hudson Hawk pissed off bad people – Richard E. Grant was subsequently taken off Hollywood’s pre-approved list. “Joel Silver was very upset. Her sister told me, ”Grant later told Premiere Magazine. “Not …

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Four Run Fifth leads the Noles over Kennesaw State

FSU 6, KSU 2 | PRESS CONFERENCE AFTER THE GAME TALLAHASSEE, Florida – Florida State’s No.10 softball team (40-10-1) advanced to the Tallahassee Regional second round with a 6-2 win over Kennesaw State (26-26) . The Seminoles recovered from a two-run deficit with a four-run fifth inning to defeat the …

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Who do you have? Lakers vs Suns preview

The Suns’ payoff for finishing with the second-best league record and ending an 11-year playoff drought is … luring the defending Lakers champion in the first round. With LeBron James and Chris Paul ready for their very first postseason reunion, NBA writers Joseph Casciaro and Joe Wolfond are there to …

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