All posts tagged: today

Today host makes long-awaited return as co-stars address absence

Today host makes long-awaited return as co-stars address absence

Today star Craig Melvin made his long-awaited return to the show on Tuesday following a brief absence. The 44-year-old joined his co-stars Hoda Kotb, Savannah Guthrie and Al Roker, who welcomed back the journalist after a well-deserved family vacation in the Caribbean last week.  After calling on the show’s producers to play relaxing music, Al began to sway from side to side before turning to Craig. “I look over at Craig Melvin, back fresh from his vacation and we’re now calling you ‘Mr Dark and Lovely’,” he said, referring to his co-star’s tan.  © NBCCraig Melvin returned to Today on Tuesday “I wore my sunblock!” said Craig, adding: “I reapplied, I guess you can’t tell.” “You’re beautiful, the glow!” responded Al, to which Craig said: “It’s good to be back.” WATCH: Craig Melvin returns to Today as co-stars address absence Craig’s return comes after fans questioned his whereabouts on a recent social media post. One fan wrote: “Where have you been, @craigmelvinnbc?! You missed your Hump Day cue yesterday!” while another added: “I have been …

John Sellars on Aristotle’s Life, Philosophy, and Relevance Today

John Sellars on Aristotle’s Life, Philosophy, and Relevance Today

Interview by Antonis Chaliakopoulos & Natalie Noland Is Aristotle’s philosophy still relevant? What does it mean to be an Aristotelian today? Did Aristotle’s thought influence Alexander the Great? John Sellars* answers these and many more questions as he talks to Natalie Noland and Antonis Chaliakopoulos about his forthcoming book Aristotle: Understanding the World’s Greatest Philosopher.   *John Sellars is Reader in philosophy at Royal Holloway, University of London, a visiting Research Fellow at King’s College London and a Member of Wolfson College, Oxford. He is the author of Lessons in Stoicism and The Fourfold Remedy. His books have been translated into over a dozen languages.   “Aristotle is without doubt one of the greatest philosophers who ever lived, if not the greatest.”    John Sellars   What made you want to write about Aristotle?    Aristotle is without doubt one of the greatest philosophers who ever lived, if not the greatest. As a consequence, he can be quite an intimidating figure, which is not helped by the fact that his texts are often quite dense …

Horoscope today: Your daily guide for Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Horoscope today: Your daily guide for Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Aries 0904 470 1141 (65p per minute)* Taurus 0904 470 1142 (65p per minute)* Gemini 0904 470 1143 (65p per minute)* Cancer 0904 470 1144 (65p per minute)* Leo 0904 470 1145 (65p per minute)* Virgo 0904 470 1146 (65p per minute)* Libra 0904 470 1147 (65p per minute)* Scorpio 0904 470 1148 (65p per minute)* Sagittarius 0904 470 1149 (65p per minute)* Capricorn 0904 470 1150 (65p per minute)* Aquarius 0904 470 1151 (65p per minute)* Pisces 0904 470 1152 (65p per minute)* *Astro line horoscopes are updated every Friday. Calls cost 65p per minute plus your telephone company’s network access charge and will last approximately five minutes. You must be over 18 and have the bill payer’s permission. Service provided by Spoke. Customer service: 0333 202 3390 Source link

Wordle today: The answer and hints for February 27

Wordle today: The answer and hints for February 27

Oh hey there! If you’re here, it must be time for Wordle. As always, we’re serving up our daily hints and tips to help you figure out today’s answer. If you just want to be told today’s word, you can jump to the bottom of this article for Feb. 27’s Wordle solution revealed. But if you’d rather solve it yourself, keep reading for some clues, tips, and strategies to assist you. Where did Wordle come from? Originally created by engineer Josh Wardle as a gift for his partner, Wordle rapidly spread to become an international phenomenon, with thousands of people around the globe playing every day. Alternate Wordle versions created by fans also sprang up, including battle royale Squabble, music identification game Heardle, and variations like Dordle and Quordle that make you guess multiple words at once.  Wordle eventually became so popular that it was purchased by the New York Times, and TikTok creators even livestream themselves playing. Not the day you’re after? Here’s the solution to yesterday’s Wordle. What’s the best Wordle starting word? …

Leaders Display (Creative) Grit | Psychology Today

Leaders Display (Creative) Grit | Psychology Today

Young man playing the saaz Source: Sanikidze, Tamaz (1985), Art Museum of Georgia/PICRYL Elana came to this country when she was three, and in many ways she was a typical immigrant. She wanted to fit in but still felt the tug of her native culture. Her parents had fled Iran when the mullahs toppled the Shah. They brought the old traditions with them, and Elana bounced between learning English and singing folk songs in Farsi late at night with the family. She didn’t feel conflicted, exactly, but more like two separate people. As a young woman, she wondered whether her public American persona could accommodate her cultural inheritance. “You know,” she told me, “I liked being complicated. It just meant that I could do more.” The question was what to do. Her parents, who had fled along with other Jews, had become established in a Persian enclave on Long Island. But while Elana wanted to maintain close ties with people she had known and loved, she also wanted to break out. “It was like I …

Martha Kearney to leave BBC Radio 4 Today programme

Martha Kearney to leave BBC Radio 4 Today programme

Martha Kearney. Picture: BBC Martha Kearney will leave the BBC Radio 4 Today programme after the upcoming general election. Kearney has been one of the flagship show’s main presenters for six years after she did a job swap with Sarah Montague, who moved to Kearney’s previous role at World At One. She will continue to present other programmes on Radio 4 but said she wanted to work in “pastures new” and would not miss the early alarm clock. Kearney said: “I have loved working on Today with its incredible reach and influence but now it’s time to move on to pastures new – literally. I am really looking forward to sharing my passion for nature in an exciting new series as well as a much-loved favourite programme. And I won’t be missing that 3am alarm call. “I have been planning my move for a while now and the general election, which will be my eleventh, is the right point to move on.” Thanks for subscribing. Close The date of the next UK general election, which …

Horoscope today: Your daily guide for Monday, February 26, 2024

Horoscope today: Your daily guide for Monday, February 26, 2024

Aries 0904 470 1141 (65p per minute)* Taurus 0904 470 1142 (65p per minute)* Gemini 0904 470 1143 (65p per minute)* Cancer 0904 470 1144 (65p per minute)* Leo 0904 470 1145 (65p per minute)* Virgo 0904 470 1146 (65p per minute)* Libra 0904 470 1147 (65p per minute)* Scorpio 0904 470 1148 (65p per minute)* Sagittarius 0904 470 1149 (65p per minute)* Capricorn 0904 470 1150 (65p per minute)* Aquarius 0904 470 1151 (65p per minute)* Pisces 0904 470 1152 (65p per minute)* *Astro line horoscopes are updated every Friday. Calls cost 65p per minute plus your telephone company’s network access charge and will last approximately five minutes. You must be over 18 and have the bill payer’s permission. Service provided by Spoke. Customer service: 0333 202 3390 Source link

Wordle today: The answer and hints for February 26

Wordle today: The answer and hints for February 26

Oh hey there! If you’re here, it must be time for Wordle. As always, we’re serving up our daily hints and tips to help you figure out today’s answer. If you just want to be told today’s word, you can jump to the bottom of this article for Feb. 26’s Wordle solution revealed. But if you’d rather solve it yourself, keep reading for some clues, tips, and strategies to assist you. Where did Wordle come from? Originally created by engineer Josh Wardle as a gift for his partner, Wordle rapidly spread to become an international phenomenon, with thousands of people around the globe playing every day. Alternate Wordle versions created by fans also sprang up, including battle royale Squabble, music identification game Heardle, and variations like Dordle and Quordle that make you guess multiple words at once.  Wordle eventually became so popular that it was purchased by the New York Times, and TikTok creators even livestream themselves playing. Not the day you’re after? Here’s the solution to yesterday’s Wordle. What’s the best Wordle starting word? …

Today Show’s Dylan Dreyer shares exciting ‘first’ with three sons along with very relatable photo of baby Rusty

Today Show’s Dylan Dreyer shares exciting ‘first’ with three sons along with very relatable photo of baby Rusty

The last few years of Dylan Dreyer’s life have been full of milestone firsts as a mom, and she just checked another one off her list. The Today Show host, 42, is a doting mom to three boys; she has been married to Brian Fichera, who also works at NBC as a cameraman, producer and writer, since 2012, and the two share sons Calvin, seven, Oliver, three, and Russell or “Rusty,” who recently turned two years old. The Misty the Cloud author is always keen to share plenty of her family’s milestones and candid moments with fans, her latest being a glimpse into her kids’ very first time hitting the slopes. WATCH: Dylan Dreyer’s children unbox her new book Dylan took to Instagram over the weekend and shared an endearing round-up of photos from her boys’ first time skiing, at Rocking Horse Ranch Resort in Highland, New York, which is about an hour and a half drive away from Manhattan. She first shared a photo of Calvin, Oliver and Rusty bundled up in warm ski …

Kick-off time today and how to watch on TV

Kick-off time today and how to watch on TV

Liverpool are aiming to claim the first of a possible quadruple is their Carabao Cup final against Chelsea at Wembley. With Jürgen Klopp departing at the end of the season, the players have an added incentive going into the match. For Chelsea, Mauricio Pochettino will be desperate to win his first trophy in English football and kick-start his reign at Stamford Bridge with silverware. The match is a repeat of the 2022 League Cup final, which ended 0-0 after extra time before Liverpool won 11-10 on penalties.  When is the Carabao Cup final? The final kicked off at 3pm this afternoon. Follow live coverage in our blog.  What time is kick-off? The match started at 3pm (GMT). It will feature 30 minutes of extra time should the scores be level after 90 minutes. If the scores remain level after extra time, a penalty shootout will decide the winner. What TV channel is it on? The final will be shown on Sky Sports Main Event from 2pm and Sky Sports Football from 2.30pm. Alternatively, follow all …