Tom Hayden, the preeminent 1960s radical who roused a generation of alienated young Americans, became a symbol of militancy by leading riotous protests at the 1968 Democratic National Convention, and added Hollywood glamour to his mystique with an activist partnership and marriage to film star
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Kevin Kline was born in St. Louis on this day in 1947. This birthday guy won a 1989 Oscar for his performance in "A Fish Called Wanda." His other film work includes "Ricki and the Flash," "Last Vegas," and "The Big Chill." His performance as Cyrano de Bergerac on the series
1. Hobo Gym Tote From Calia by Carrie Underwood ($60)
This hobo-style tote is "as beautiful as it is functional," says Kylie Gilbert at Shape. Its features include interior accessory pockets, a removable bag for sneakers, and a front pocket to attach a yoga mat. It's available in three colors, with rose-gold detailing.
There is a myriad of ways we can express quantities in English, but there are just a couple words that are much in dispute.
Wait. Should that be "there are myriad ways" and "just a couple of words"?
Those are the two words much in dispute: myriad and couple. But we ought to just relax and let them go.
The Seattle Seahawks and Arizona Cardinals somehow managed to end their game in Glendale on Sunday night in a 6-6 tie, after each team missed potentially game-winning field goals in overtime. It was only the 21st tie in NFL history, or at least since current overtime rules were put in place in 1974, and the lowest-scoring tie on the books, the NFL says.
"I would like to talk to you about drugs," John Oliver said on Sunday's Last Week Tonight, but not in some 1960s "reefer madness" way. "Unfortunately, America is now in the midst of a new drug crisis, and it seems that no one is safe from it," he said. That would be the "epidemic of addiction to opioids, like heroin and prescription painkillers," he said, and it's a serious one: As of 2015, an estimated 2.6 million Americans were addicted to these drugs, and some 30,000 Americans die from overdoses each year from heroin and prescription opioids.
Oliver focused on the prescription variety, the chemical cousins of heroin that some 75 percent of U.