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Genghis Khan

The Wrath Of The Khans

Allen Schmertzler | Posted 08.02.2016 | Politics
Allen Schmertzler

To boldly go where no one would dare, until this election of 2016. Two weeks of the slickest show in two cities are over. The candidates are crowned, millions have been spent, one bazillion red white and blue balloons rained.

Beat the Glock

Francis Levy | Posted 07.11.2016 | Arts
Francis Levy

When the Second Amendment was written, the musket was the firearm of choice. There were no AK-47's nor Glocks in 1776. There were famous war like pers...

Daenerys Is Fast Becoming A Game Of Thrones' Villain

Gil Kidron | Posted 06.29.2016 | Entertainment
Gil Kidron

If we pay attention to what she's actually doing and saying in season 6, and if we look to history and to the direction her character is taking -- it's possible that she's fast becoming the villain in the story.

Miike Snow Believes The Future Of Music Is About Sharing

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 03.15.2016 | Entertainment

I was a senior in high school when a friend introduced me to Miike Snow. We were driving to her house and she played "Silvia" in the car. She hit "pla...

Let's Talk About Male Hormones

Lori Day | Posted 08.14.2016 | Women
Lori Day

There are good things about testosterone, like the way it builds strong bones and muscles, or makes guys grow sexy chest hair. But I'm seeing a pattern to violence and aggression and the clouded judgment that unleashes that angry poison onto the world, namely that it is usually male.

China Deports 20 Foreign Tourists For Watching 'Extremist' Videos

AP | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 01.04.2017 | World

BEIJING (AP) ― China has deported 20 foreigners from Britain, South Africa and India for watching video clips that advocated terrorism and religious...

Matt Sheehan

At The Genghis Khan Grand Prix In China's Most Famous 'Ghost City' | Matt Sheehan | Posted 05.13.2015 | World

ORDOS, China -- The man running the Genghis Khan Grand Prix fits the bill. With a healthy paunch of a belly and a bearded face always threatening to b...

Long-Lost Fortress Of Ruthless Conqueror Discovered

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.02.2015 | Science

A team of Mongolian and Japanese archaeologists confirmed last week that a fortress found in southwestern Mongolia more than a decade ago was built by...

Wars of the Roses: Stormbird: A Talk With Conn Iggulden

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 09.21.2014 | Home
Mark Rubinstein

Conn Iggulden is internationally known for his historical fiction. Now, he's begun the Wars of the Roses series with the first of three books, Stormbird.

The Artist Behind Works of "Elegant Aestheticism"

Shai Baitel | Posted 09.11.2013 | Arts
Shai Baitel

While Dashi Namdakov's art speaks its own wondrous language, the artist was willing to have a conversation about growing up in an artistic family, his inspirations, his views of the art world, his coming to the United States and about being able to describe himself in just ten words.

James Rollins: Renaissance Man

Rob Taub | Posted 08.19.2013 | Home
Rob Taub

I was first introduced to Michael Crichton in 1971, when I read The Andromeda Strain as a high school freshman. Shortly thereafter I saw the movie Westworld and I was hooked.

Discovering Mongolia

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 03.10.2012 | Travel
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

As I exited the train in Ulaanbaatar, I was surprised by the bustle of activity that greeted us: western-dressed shoppers moving quickly about the city streets and roads flush with late model cars.

Top 10 Terrorists Of All-Time | David Moye | Posted 11.15.2011 | Crime

Osama bin Laden was easily the most infamous terrorist of the last 15 years, but he's just one in a long line of baddies. And he'd have had to do e...

A Look At History's Most Notable Fathers: Good, Bad And Ugly

Greg Olear | Posted 10.01.2011 | Parents
Greg Olear

Leopold Mozart (b. 1719): The first known Stage Father. Managed his child-prodigy son's career with an iron fist, which turned out to be a good thing for music but a bad thing for little Wolfie. Said to be the inspiration for "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother".

What Book Is Up For Diagram Prize's 'Oddest TItle Of The Year'? | Lindesay Irvine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A inspirational guide to Managing a Dental Practice: The Genghis Khan Way is emerging as the early favourite to win this year's Diagram Prize for Odde...

Tomorrow's Children: A Conversation With Pete Seeger, Plus Chatting With Bill Frisell

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

After years of activism on behalf of the average Joe and Jane, this 91-year-old national treasure still swings a heavy hammer, and his thoughtful insights are presented here just in time for Labor Day.

Genghis Khan Returns To Unite Mongolia (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Genghis Khan, the ferocious warlord who conquered most of the known world, helped unify Mongolia back in the 13th century. Now Khan is 'back' in Mong...

The Hair-Tearing False Equivalency of American Political Violence.

Dan Sweeney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dan Sweeney

Please, someone, anyone, stop Mika Brzezinski before she kills journalistic integrity again. Ms. Brzezinski if you're reading this, I'm begging you, just google "false equivalency" and read some of the commentaries on the various blogs that pop up.

Why Nomads Win: What Ibn Khaldun Would Say About Afghanistan

Gerard Russell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Gerard Russell

Asabiyyah, or a solidarity, which makes people trust each other is what Afghanistan needs. Without it, they can't expect government officials to serve the public without demanding bribes.

Perfect Imperfection -- A Vision of a Translucent World

Arjuna Ardagh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Arjuna Ardagh

The threat to our world's stability comes from a collective expression of greed, embodied by global corporations, which put profit before integrity. Will you do something about it?