Comedian and illustrator Craig Mahoney has touched the internet’s heart. And it’s a shock to him because he’s a guy who thought he was known for crude jokes about genitals
Justin Timberlake shook hands with Tiger Woods on stage at the 2012 Ryder Cup Gala at Akoo Theater on Wednesday in Rosemond, Ill. Timberlake Team Ambassador Timberlake, who is serving as the first-ever Team Ambassador for the United States for the 39th Annual Ryder cup, took the stage to announce each of the players one-by-one. […]
The Asian tiger mom that Amy Chua portrays in her new book may seem like just one more species in the genus Extreme Parent the counterpart to the hovering American Parens helicopterus or the Scandinavian Curling Parents, who frantically rush ahead of their children, sweeping their paths clear of the tiniest obstacles. The common characteristics include an obsession with a child’s success, a reflex to treat kids as extensions or reflections of oneself and patterns of conduct that impartial observers might class as insane if not criminal, if not both
Re “The Roar of the Tiger Mom” [Jan. 31]: As a young Chinese American who has been on the receiving end of this sort of discipline, I can say that the ways of the tiger mom are effective and laudable to an extent
It is an irony not lost on the Chinese public that the Year of the Tiger has not been good for the big cats.
Will Tiger catch Jack?
On the tiny resort island of Pulau Macan, about 85 km north of Jakarta, you might not notice the solar panels mounted above the sun-drenched pier, or the energy-efficient lightbulbs tucked into corners of huts. As you snooze in a hammock, no diesel generator disturbs your peace.
It was the “Little White Donkey” incident that pushed many readers over the edge. That’s the name of the piano tune that Amy Chua, Yale law professor and self-described “tiger mother,” forced her 7-year-old daughter Lulu to practice for hours on end “right through dinner into the night,” with no breaks for water or even the bathroom, until at last Lulu learned to play the piece
Lee Westwood finally takes No. 1 spot from Tiger Woods The Englishman becomes the world’s top-ranked golfer after Woods held the spot for a record 281 weeks. Lee Westwood had little reason to think one year ago he could be No. 1 in the world, a position that looked “unattainable” the way Tiger Woods had […]
Tiger Woods is No. 2 as Westwood Takes Top Spot he turmoil in his personal life has taken a toll on Tiger Woods. After a reign of more than five years as the world’s number one golfer, Woods has dropped to second behind a player who’s never won a major. CBS News correspondent Tony Guida […]