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‘The Simpsons’ Showrunner Al Jean on Upcoming Guest Stars and the Show’s ‘Into the Spider-Verse’ Parody [Interview]

It’s time for our twice annual interview with Al Jean, showrunner on  The Simpsons . Jean is such a reliable attendee to Fox’s Television Critics Association that I now think of questions every week while I watch the show and unleash them when we have a chance to talk. This batch of questions covers The Simpsons ’ inclusion on Disney+, the new Disney ownership, Aquaman Jason Momoa’s voice cameo, and recent episodes, like the return of Artie Ziff and “Thanksgiving of Horror.” The Sim...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Interviews, Disney, Features, Netflix, Simpsons, Animation, Portland, New Orleans, Fox News, Olivia Colman, Batman, Roma, Cate Blanchett

Willie Nelson Covers Everyone from Chris Stapleton to Charles Aznavour on 70th Album

Willie Nelson has back-to-back awards from the last two Grammys, and the always prolific artist will be going for a third with his 70th studio album, “First Rose of Spring,” just announced for an April 24 release. The album will come out just five days shy of Nelson’s 87th birthday, April 29. Nelson and his […]
Tags: News, Willie Nelson, Nelson, Chris Stapleton, Charles Aznavour

What It Means to Be Black in America

Six short films for Black History Month.
Tags: News, America, Smart, Black People, Nelson, Dwight, Stanley, Black Panther Party, Zina, Race and Ethnicity, Keeth, Saro-Wiwa, Ed (1933-

PBF Energy looking at possibility with shell to repurpose Martinez Refinery into renewable diesel production

In California, PBF Energy Inc. announced that its subsidiary completed the acquisition of Martinez refinery, and related logistics assets, from Equilon Enterprises LLC d/b/a Shell Oil Products US. With the acquisition, PBF’s increased its total throughput capacity to more than one million barrels per day and becomes the most complex independent refiner with a consolidated Nelson Complexity of 12.8.  PBF Energy and Shell have agreed to jointly move forward with reviewing the feasibility of build...
Tags: California, Shell, Producer News, Nelson, Martinez, PBF Energy, PBF, PBF Energy Inc, Martinez refinery, Equilon Enterprises LLC, Shell Oil Products, Shell PBF

Islanders’ Beauvillier Critical for Stretch Run

As the New York Islanders enter the home stretch of the season in contention for a playoff spot, Anthony Beauvillier has really established himself as one of the team’s best players. Other than Brock Nelson, who leads the team in goals, Beauvillier might be the team MVP and is going to be the X-factor the rest of the season.  2019-20 Season The highlight of Beauvillier’s season will be his two overtime goals. He scored his first one in December against that Buffalo Sabres and then anothe...
Tags: Usa, New York, Sport, Hockey, NHL, Smith, Vegas, Nelson, New York Islanders, Lee, Islanders, Buffalo Sabres, Nashville Predators, Bruce Bennett Getty, Colorado Avalanche, Arizona Coyotes

Yahoo DFS Hockey: Saturday Picks

CENTER Ryan O'Reilly, STL vs. NSH ($21): O'Reilly is enjoying an excellent February, posting seven points over five games. He continues to drive the Blues' offense on the top line, and Nashville has struggled on the road with a 3.31 GAA -- the 11th-highest mark in the league. CENTER TO AVOID Brock Nelson, NYI at VGK ($21): Nelson has failed to record a point in three of the last four games, and in those pointless affairs, he has a combined minus-5 rating.
Tags: Nashville, Detroit Red Wings, NHL, Nelson, Reilly, Ryan, Reilly STL, Brock Nelson NYI

Dodgers 2020 spring training preview: Did they find their difference-maker?

One of the biggest baseball trades in recent history – one of the biggest in Dodgers’ franchise history – finally became official Monday afternoon. How did the centerpiece of that deal react? “I was actually hitting in the cage when it became official,” said Mookie Betts, sporting a Dodgers jersey for the first time in a press conference at his new home stadium on Wednesday afternoon. “So I took a little break, put my phone inside and finished up business.” The Dodgers begin reporting to camp Th...
Tags: Angels, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Los Angeles Dodgers, Nelson, Tampa Bay Rays, Joe Kelly, Pederson, 288, DAVE ROBERTS, National League, Dodgers, Friedman

Frisch getrennt? Mit diesen Büchern überstehst du den Valentinstag

Trennungen sind hart. Du weinst sehr viel, musst ständig an die Person denken, die dir das Herz gebrochen hat und fragst dich, warum gerade du so einen Schmerz verdient hast. Das alles zu überstehen und auch ohne ihn oder sie glücklich zu sein, scheint gerade am Anfang wie eine unlösbare Aufgabe. Doch darum geht es im Grunde nach einem Beziehungsaus: Eine neue Normalität zu schaffen und zu lernen, wer man ohne ihn oder sie eigentlich ist.Dieser Prozess braucht aber seine Zeit. Und wie könnte ma...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Roy, Renée Zellweger, Jack Kerouac, San Fransisco, Colin Firth, Nelson, Elena Ferrante, Nie, Elena, Bridget Jones, Lila, Roberson, Essen, Freundin


They met on a dating app. Then he robbed a bank on their first date and forced her to be the getaway driver (Thanks to Nelson from Michigan)
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Massive wildlands bill passed by House would preserve more than 416,000 acres in Southern California

A massive public lands bill approved Wednesday, Feb. 12, by the House of Representatives will preserve more than 416,000 acres of wildlands in three Southern California counties, adding protection for such sensitive species as Nelson’s Bighorn Sheep, the California Condor and the Santa Ana Sucker fish. By a 231-183 vote, including six Republicans, the House passed the Protecting America’s Wilderness Act, an omnibus bill that includes more than 1.3 million acres of wilderness and 1,000 miles of w...
Tags: News, Congress, Colorado, California, La, Senate, Environment, Los Angeles, Barack Obama, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, House, House Of Representatives, Kobe Bryant, Pasadena

Paul English, Willie Nelson's longtime drummer, dies

A publicist for Willie Nelson says Paul English, Nelson's longtime drummer and the inspiration for Nelson's song "Me and Paul," has died. He was 87.          [Author: The Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Willie Nelson, Nelson, PAUL, The Tennessean, Paul English Willie Nelson, Paul English Nelson

Here's why Silicon Valley developers are betting on Apple's programming language Swift, calling it 'the future' of app development (AAPL, UBER, SQ)

Apple's Swift programming language launched in 2014, and quickly became a smash success with iOS developers.  Swift has already overtaken Objective-C, the previous programming language for iOS apps, in terms of usage. Uber, Airbnb, Square, meditation app Calm, and some 500,000 other apps on the App Store are at least partially written in Swift. Developers say they love it because it's fast, efficient, and easy to understand — with appeal for both established developers, and novices brand-new t...
Tags: Apple, Google, Uber, NFL, Trends, Square, Silicon Valley, Airbnb, Swift, Nelson, Cto, Thomas, Diaz, Culver, Kotlin, Uber Lyft Airbnb

Why Silicon Valley developers are betting on Apple's programming language Swift and calling it 'the future' of app development (AAPL, UBER, SQ)

Apple's Swift programming language launched in 2014 and quickly became a smash success with iOS developers. Swift has already overtaken Objective-C, the previous programming language for iOS apps, in terms of usage. Uber, Airbnb, Square, the meditation app Calm, and some 500,000 other apps on the App Store are at least partially written in Swift. Developers say they love it because it's fast, efficient, and easy to understand — with appeal for both established developers and novices new to the...
Tags: Apple, Google, Uber, NFL, Trends, Square, Silicon Valley, Airbnb, Swift, Nelson, Thomas, Diaz, Culver, Kotlin, Uber Lyft Airbnb, Lattner

5 Reverse Mortgage Lenders to Look Out For in 2020

The reverse mortgage industry as a whole has had to contend with a lot of structural changes in recent years, whether coming from the federal government in the form of mandated alterations to the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) program, or just in terms of adapting to serve a wider swath of senior clientele who may not have ever considered the possibility of taking out a reverse mortgage before. Financial issues among the American population of senior citizens are on the rise, as more ...
Tags: Texas, Featured, Finance, America, Arizona, LOC, Nelson, Gordon, Scott Gordon, Mayer, Lenders, Tom Selleck, Selleck, HECM, RMI, Longbridge

Apple's Swift programming language is headed towards 'world domination' — here's why developers at Uber and Airbnb are placing their bets on it (AAPL, UBER, SQ)

Apple's Swift programming language launched in 2014, and quickly became a smash success with iOS developers.  Swift has already overtaken Objective-C, the previous programming language for iOS apps, in terms of usage. Uber, Airbnb, Square, meditation app Calm, and some 500,000 other apps on the App Store are at least partially written in Swift. Developers say they love it because it's fast, efficient, and easy to understand — with appeal for both established developers, and novices brand-new t...
Tags: Apple, Google, Uber, Trends, Square, Airbnb, Swift, Nelson, Cto, Trump, Thomas, Diaz, Culver, Kotlin, Uber Lyft Airbnb, Kaya Thomas

Nelson scores 23 to lead American over Army 72-62

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sa'eed Nelson scored 23 points as American beat Army 72-62 on Saturday.
Tags: News, Washington, Army, Nelson, AP Sa

Bag Boy: It’s all about the product

Before plunging into this deep dive into the Bag Boy-brand, you should consider this public service announcement (PSA). If you’re a stubborn, set-in-your-ways, “you’d never catch me dead with anything that rolls” member of the double-strapped, carry fraternity, change the channel. Move on. Nothing to see here for you obstinate strong-shouldered types. Especially those of you of a certain vintage who can’t look at a modern three- or four-wheeled push cart without reviving painful memories of tryi...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Australia, America, Sport, David, Pennsylvania, United Kingdom, Golf, Portland, Espn, Nelson, Richmond, Orlando, Ramsbottom, Yamaha

Hughes, Schaller Lead Canucks Past Islanders 4-3

NEW YORK — Quinn Hughes scored twice, including his eighth of the season 42 seconds into overtime, and the Vancouver Canucks beat the New York Islanders 4-3 on Saturday for their fifth consecutive victory. J.T. Miller and Tim Schaller also scored for Vancouver, and Jacob Markstrom had 34 saves. The Pacific Division-leading Canucks improved to 14-3-0 since Dec. 19. Michael Dal Colle, Jordan Eberle and Brock Nelson scored for the Islanders in their third consecutive loss on home ice. Thomas ...
Tags: Usa, New York, Sport, Brooklyn, Vancouver, Hockey, NHL, Long Island, Nelson, New York Islanders, Dallas Stars, Miller, Ryan Pulock, Islanders, Pacific Division, Vancouver Canucks

Rethinking Capitalism: How the 2010s ruined the American Dream — and what should be done in the 2020s to bring it back

This article is part of BI's project "The 2010s: Toward a Better Capitalism." Over the past two months, we have explored the ways reforming capitalism became the defining debate in America for the past decade. It has set the stage for the policies we'll see in the 2020s. In the series, we explore the relationship between taxes and inequality, the renewed antitrust movement, turning talk around sustainability into action, labor rights, and what investments will best help the economy. Regardless...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Florida, Justice, Labor, Germany, Elizabeth Warren, US, America, Barack Obama, Trends, Walmart, United Nations, B Corp, Patagonia, Warren

Islanders’ Roster Feeling Clutterbuck’s Absence

The Cal Clutterbuck for Nino Niederreiter swap will always go down as one of the most debatable trades the New York Islanders have made. While Clutterbuck has been a great Islander in his tenure, New York parted ways with another top-five pick in the NHL Draft during their rebuilding years early last decade.  Regardless, with the injury absence of Clutterbuck, the Islanders’ fourth line has needed an adjustment. For what most people consider the best line fourth line in the league, with Matt ...
Tags: Usa, New York, Sport, Hockey, NHL, Nelson, New York Islanders, Islanders, Patrice Bergeron, Lou Lamoriello, Vancouver Canucks, Komarov, Barclays Center, All Star, Brock Nelson, Barry Trotz

The Intersection of Ethics and Well-Being

ABA RESOLUTION 105 The ABA House of Delegates adopted Resolution 105 at the 2018 ABA Midyear Meeting. The resolution supports the goal of reducing mental health and substance use disorders and improving the well-being of lawyers, judges and law students. It urges stakeholders within the legal profession to consider the recommendations set out in The Path to Lawyer Well-Being: Practical Recommendations for Positive Change. The pursuit of lawyer wellness has spread rapidly through law firms, bar...
Tags: Law, La, Virginia, Delaware, Financial Times, Legal Technology, Reed Smith, Aba, Legal Ethics, Nelson, ABA Journal, Cle, Vsb, Cooley, Journal of Addiction Medicine, Baker McKenzie

Den 12. Zpadn pobe

Jet ne pln opustme Nelson a jeho okol zvan Malborough kter je pedevm znm svm vnem udlme malou zastvku v Nrodnm parku Nelson Lakes. Mstn jezera vynikaj tm e maj jednu z nejprzranjch vod na s
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John Prine, Yola, Rhiannon Giddens and Other Americana Notables Salute Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson could have warned mamas not to let their babies grow up to be Americana musicians, but too late — he’s one of the core heroes and spiritual gurus of that roots-based movement, and some of its leading lights gathered at L.A.’s Troubadour on Grammy weekend to salute Nelson by covering his songs, showing […]
Tags: News, Willie Nelson, Nelson, Joe Henry, Shooter Jennings, John Prine, Yola, Rhiannon Giddens, Americana Music Association, Natalie Hemby, I'm With Her, Jed Hilly, John Prine Yola Rhiannon Giddens

Den 11. Pejezd na jin ostrov a msteko Nelson

Opoutme nejvtrnj msto Novho Zlandu Wellington. Vtr jsme poctili vera i dnes. ek ns 35hodinov plavba trajektem na jin ostrov. Naloujeme se i s autem jeliko to trajekt Interislander kter m 10 poschod umo
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Even Without a Booth, The Q Mini Fix is one of the Coolest Guns at Shot

Q Mini Fix U.S.A. –-( SHOT show 2020 was full of amazing firearms, accessories, and memories. However, two firearms really caught my eye as the most interesting of the 2020 show. One of those is the Q Mini Fix. While this firearm was announced some time ago, it will just be made available this year, hopefully very soon. Although Q actually didn’t have an official booth at the show, at booths like SB tactical, Eotech, and Scalar Works Q’s guns were prevalent and catching everyone...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Alabama, Nelson, Featured Articles, Shooting Industry News, Alabama Arsenal

Encore: 'The Undefeated,' A New Picture Book, Celebrates Black Brilliance

Artist Kadir Nelson was inspired by Kwame Alexander's poem celebrating African American life, and turned it into a picture book for children. Nelson was awarded the Caldecott Medal Monday.
Tags: News, Nelson, Kadir Nelson, Kwame Alexander

Below the Radar: The Trafficking Reduction And Criminal Enforcement Act

Second Amendment Activist Protest Activism Take Action United States – -( )- One of the biggest red lines Second Amendment supporters have drawn is the registration of firearms – and anti-Second Amendment extremists have known that for a long time. So, they try to find ways to sneak registration – or at least the groundwork for registration – past those who defend Second Amendment rights. One such bill trying to do that is HR 4255 , the Trafficking Reduction And Criminal Enforc...
Tags: Guns, Reagan, United States, Usc, Nelson, Nra, Harold, Quigley, Mike Quigley, Gun Rights News, Harold Hutchison, Soldier of Fortune, NICS Quigley

Graphic Novel Wins Newbery Medal for the First Time

“New Kid,” by Jerry Craft, won the children’s literature prize, while “The Undefeated,” written by Kwame Alexander and illustrated by Kadir Nelson, won the Caldecott Medal.
Tags: News, Awards, Graphic Novels, Craft, Nelson, Alexander, Kadir, Kwame, Books and Literature, Kadir Nelson, Children and Childhood, Book Trade and Publishing, Kwame Alexander, Newbery Medal, Decorations and Honors, American Library Assn

Key Takeaways From Rangers’ 4-2 Loss Against Islanders

After a letdown of a performance on Sunday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets, the New York Rangers were looking to bounce back with a big win before they headed off to the All-Star break. The Blueshirts were set to take on the New York Islanders for the third time within a week on Tuesday – there was a lot of meaning to this game for both squads. The Rangers needed two crucial points if they wanted to keep pace with the rest of the Eastern Conference teams vying for a wild-card berth. ...
Tags: Sport, Rangers, Detroit Red Wings, Hockey, Columbus, Nelson, New York Rangers, New York Islanders, Eastern Conference, Islanders, Carolina Hurricanes, Lindgren, Red Wings, All Star, Dobson, Artemi Panarin

Bailey, Greiss Help Islanders Hold on to Beat Rangers 4-2

NEW YORK — Josh Bailey had a goal and two assists, Thomas Greiss stopped 40 shots, and the New York Islanders held on to beat the rival New York Rangers 4-2 Tuesday night. Anders Lee, Anthony Beauvillier and Brock Nelson also scored, and Mathew Barzal had two assists to help the Islanders head into the All-Star break with their second win in eight games (2-4-2). The Islanders got their first win against the Rangers in the teams’ third meeting in nine days. Greiss improved to 5-0-1 in eight...
Tags: New York, Sport, Rangers, Hockey, NHL, Nelson, New York Rangers, New York Islanders, Lee, Islanders, Lindgren, Red Wings, All Star, Artemi Panarin, Brendan Lemieux, Panarin