American Idol Hollywood Round Week #2 (Review & Videos)

American Idol Hollywood Round Week #2 (Review & Videos)

On American Idol tonight, the remaining contestants will get further whittled down by the three judges, Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez, and Harry Connick, Jr. The competitors must bring their A games, because if they don’t, they are in danger of being cut and sent home. Harry Connick Jr. started out the episode of American Idol […]

Extinction: The Final Frontier

Extinction: The Final Frontier

Extinction. The final frontier of humankind. That is the verdict  of Elizabeth Kolbert’s book, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History. Kolbert’s credentials read more as a list of literary accomplishments, rather than a scientific career. She started as a stringer journalist for The New York Times in Germany, where she earned a Fulbright scholarship to Universitat […]