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Being JT: Duran Duran's John Taylor Lays It All Out in New Memoir

Christian Josi | Posted 12.14.2012 | Books
Christian Josi

Here's a confession for you: I am a total Durannie. Old-school, hardcore. I've been obsessed with Duran Duran since before it was remotely OK for a male to say so.

Legendary Giveback: A Conversation With Seth Avett, Plus Chats with Duran Duran's Roger Taylor and Mary Frisbie Wood and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 12.01.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The song "Suspicious" is about having suspicions about your lover cheating on you, about having that feeling you can't quite put your finger on, but you know it's happening. Oh, and it's happening alright... it's happening.

The Story Of The First Black Gold Medalist

Michelle Marques | Posted 08.13.2012 | Black Voices

Craig Williams walked through the gates of Eden Cemetery, the oldest African American cemetery in the U.S., one fall day in 2007. Even though the Coll...

How Duran Duran Members Avoided Sleeping With Minors

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.15.2012 | Celebrity

Duran Duran's John Taylor has put his wild partying days into words in his new autobiography, "In The Pleasure Groove." From the sound of it, those ye...

What's It All About: Chatting with Pat Metheny, Jonathan Elias, and Viva Voce

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.16.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Pat Metheny's new album is titled What's It All About, which is based off a line from the song "Alfie." Since this is an unusual approach for Pat Metheny, he tracked him down to talk about it.

All They Need Now Is You: An Interview With Duran Duran (SLIDESHOW)

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kristi York Wooten

For a band that fashioned its persona from bits of glam rock, disco, and punk in the late-1970s and early-1980s, what does modern mean in 2011?

A No-Brainer: Spurring Job Creation at No Cost to Taxpayers

John Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Taylor

If Washington is serious about addressing job creation, the White House and Congress should support the expansion of the Community Reinvestment Act, legislation that has invested over a trillion dollars into our economy during the past decade.

Sensible Reforms Needed to Shield Housing Finance from Wall Street's Malfeasance

John Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Taylor

If the Obama Administration is serious about protecting the average American, then Fannie and Freddie must have a public role in the financial markets. Don't throw out the baby with the bath water.

A Girl Talks to Rob Sheffield about Duran Duran (and His New Book)

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Kristi York Wooten

In his brilliant new coming-of-age-in-the-1980s memoir, Talking to Girls About Duran Duran, Rolling Stone columnist Rob Sheffield calls 1985 "the year of the awesomeness drought."

Man May Have Chemically Cremated Boy WIth Whom He Had A Sexual Relationship

9News | Jace Larson, Anna Hewson and Nicole Vap | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER - The allegations read like a disturbing novel. A man in his 40s has a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old boy. The teen gets drunk in a rem...

Krugman Debates Stimulus, Health Care With Conservative Economist John Taylor (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Today on CNN's "GPS with Fareed Zakaria," economists Paul Krugman and John B. Taylor debated the origins of the financial crisis and President Obama's...

John Taylor: Fed Has Abandoned Monetary Policy

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Federal Reserve has embarked on a campaign of unsupervised industrial policy to end the country's financial crisis, a move that could undermine it...

Duran Duran Tour Disaster: Forgotten Lyrics, Bassist Storms Off Stage

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Duran Duran's world tour got off to an awkward start in New Zealand on Wednesday as singer Simon Le Bon forgot the lyrics and bassist John Taylor stor...