Biden’s Covid surge teams begin rolling out to a hostile heartland

A Nevada National Guardsman leaves a portable trailer that the Federal Emergency Management Agency designed as mobile vaccination unit on May 18, 2021, in Fallon, Nev. It's one of several methods health officials are employing here and across the country to bring vaccines directly to people to counter waning demand. In tiny towns, ballparks, strip clubs, and marijuana dispensaries, officials are setting up shop and offering incentives to entice people who so far have not gotten shots. (AP Photo/Sam Metz)

States ongoing vaccination struggles underscore the challenges facing Bidens surge teams as they parachute into communities where unvaccinated people are wary of anyone who advocates for Covid shots.… Read full article

Borges’ Singular Sense of Humor

Jorge Luis Borges, the great Argentine writer, had a unique ability to create new worlds in his writing. Roberto Alifano, his personal secretary and his long-time friend told me, When a writer as Bor… Read full article

From gymnastics to judo, Israel primed to strike Olympic gold in Tokyo

Linoy Ashram of Israel performs with the clubs during the 36th European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships in Kyiv, Ukraine, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020. Athletes from 23 countries participate in the championship in Kyiv. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)

When the opening ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics kicks off next Friday night, 89 athletes will proudly march under the Israeli flag. Its the largest Israeli delegation to the Olympic Games in hi… Read full article

Sucking less: An interview with Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain Emmy winner Anthony Bourdain on his Brazilian Jiu-jitsu addiction, his new book and wondering how fat Guy Fieri needs to be Editor’s note: Ahead of the documentary “Roadrunne… Read full article

Burley standout picks up two big D-I offers

BURLEY, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) One day after receiving an offer from Gonzaga, Amari Whiting just picked one up from the reigning national runner-up. The University of Arizona offered the Burley soon-to-b… Read full article

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

Overview The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is the final Legend of Zelda title for the Wii. The game is directed by Hidemaro Fujibayashi, with Eiji Aonuma taking up the role of producer. Announced i… Read full article