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The Thinker


Francis Levy | Posted 06.13.2015 | Comedy
Francis Levy

Consciousness is what separates mankind from other species and here in a great work of art Rodin places his Thinker on a pedestal while reducing him to a creature who is prey to the demands of his animal self.

A Lesson from Detroit - America's Heart, and Soul

Ken Ludden | Posted 01.16.2015 | Arts
Ken Ludden

Detroit has been at the heart of America since its founding in 1701. Over the years, Detroit has always been the center of America. Located geographically to connect America with Canada via the natural water systems, it is the way in to America's heart.

Guess How Much This Tiny 'Thinker' Cost

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 12.11.2012 | Arts

He may be small, but he sure grabs a mighty hammer price. This miniature version of Auguste Rodin's infamous "Le Penseur" (The Thinker) sold for a hef...

Tebowing: A Holy Week Reflection

Paul Gunther | Posted 06.04.2012 | Home
Paul Gunther

The advent of the Christian Holy Week seems a good time to examine the origins and significance of the namesake pose for the New York Jets new backup quarterback.

Recreating Famous Works Of Art

Posted 12.21.2011 | Arts

Adobe partnered with Booooooom to create a contest that seems ready-made for the internet. The challenge: Recreate a classic work of art. Scores of pe...

You Have Your Lebanon: Gibran Inspires Borderless Journey Across The Ages

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Magda Abu-Fadil

The music is haunting, as is the place where author, poet, and painter Gibran Khalil Gibran was born and buried, following a 48-year journey.

Out of Line: Heavy Thinking

Mort Gerberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mort Gerberg