Former Grad Student Files $20 Million Lawsuit Against Vanderbilt
The former graduate student who filed this lawsuit said the sexually explicit jokes and innuendo drove her from the program before she could earn her Ph.D. Her lawyer said she wants those responsible held accountable, so it never happens to another ...
Kreager: Sonny Gray soars past doubters
The Daily News Journal
And as Vanderbilt's ace in 2011, Gray led the Commodores to their first College World Series. Yes, size has never mattered when you talked about Sonny Gray. ... He jokes with teammates and fans. Many have probably seen the Major League Baseball video ...
SEC Media Days Openthread: Derek Mason, Vandy Players Speak at 4pm CST
Anchor of Gold (blog)
Robbie Caldwell set the tone for Vanderbilt coaches by giving an all-time Media Days classic back in 2010. Those self-deprecating jokes about turkey insemination turned out to be the highlight of his Commodore head coaching tenure. Hey, at least we ...
Winless, but unbeaten Mason pushes envelope
After Joan Rivers' transgender 'joke,' some advice via Hari Kondabolu
Los Angeles Times
Joan Rivers' comedy went too far last week when she said that President Obama was gay and that First Lady Michelle Obama was transgender. The incident occurred during an on-the-street interview with a photographer who asked the comedian whether ...
Welcome Home, Mr. James
National Review Online (blog)
Conservative thought has a long tradition of emphasizing the importance of “rootedness,” from Eliot and his Vanderbilt contemporaries to the great storyteller of “place,” Wendell Berry. Those ideas find expression today at outlets such as Front Porch ...
Self-titled 'Food Babe' has lots of fans – and some critics
At South Mecklenburg High, Hari got so serious about debate that she jokes about it being her sport. She went to the University of Georgia as a member of the debate team, but quit after a week. She says her family convinced her ... Dr. William ...
SEC football likely to hold surprises
The Decatur Daily
They'll answer questions, crack a few jokes and tell everyone they really appreciate the job the media does. Then they'll go back to their respective campuses, close practice, limit player access and go about the business of trying to win enough games ...
Dan Rather 'Cautiously Optimistic' About 'Rathergate' Biopic
James Vanderbilt, the screenwriter behind The Amazing Spider-Man and White House Down, will adapt the screenplay, and make his directorial debut with the Mythology Entertainment project. Brad Fischer, William Sherak, Vanderbilt and Mikkel Bondesen are ...
Meet The Tea Party's Next Target
“I'm sick, tired, hungry and broke,” jokes Joe Carr, a Republican Senate candidate in Tennessee. For a year, Carr has been traveling up to 2,000 miles a week, crisscrossing the state to pitch sleepy crowds, slogging along in a quixotic bid to unseat a ...
Joan Rivers: 'I Had the Gun on My Lap'
She makes jokes about the Kardashians and Kristen Stewart on the brilliant E! Friday night fixture, Fashion Police, and on stages across America. She does the reality show Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?, which follows, in highly scripted and ...