March 26, 2013 - 7:30am
Romeo and Juliet have nothing on these guys.
Romeo and Juliet only had a family war to handle, Troilus and Cressida have to deal with the Trojan War. Can their love survive? Find out in the Shakespearean production, which opens Thursday. Troilus and Cressida performances will take place on Mar. 28, 29, and 30 at 7:...
October 18, 2012 - 12:10pm
The best-selling author of ‘Matterhorn’, Karl Marlantes now brings his latest release exploring the world of combat to Carmichael’s Bookstore. Join him tomorrow night, Friday October 19th, for a presentation of ‘What It is Like to Go to War’ starting at 7pm.
War is something that needs no elaboration. Or, at the least, very little commentary from my snarky tongue. It’s a small word, one that rather just slides out of the mouth, very final and straightforward – like shutting a lid or closing a door. There is nothing fussy...
March 30, 2012 - 4:23pm
You won't often find this liberal blogger praising Sen. Rand Paul, but today you will.
In politics, the terms "left" and "right" come from the habitual seating arrangements in the the Estates General (parliament) during the French Revolution. Those who favored more radical change tended to sit to the left of the president's chair. Those who favored the...
October 14, 2011 - 8:23pm
If and when you discuss America's latest imperialistic war with your friends, be sure to let them know that you first heard about it on louisville.com.
President Obama started another war this week; but if you relied upon the local press for your news, you would have heard nothing about it. According to Reuters dispatches, on Wednesday, Obama sent 100 American combat troops into the African country of Uganda, to fight on behalf of the...
July 29, 2012 - 7:00pm
Actors Theatre and Theater of War present staged reading tonight.