True Detectives CarcosaMay 9, 2015 – 11:10 am

True Detectives Carcosa

The first five episodes of True Detective have mostly been concerned with the contrasting styles of masculinity that meat-and-potatoes Marty Hart and cracked philosopher king Rust Cohle represent. But lurking around in the background is something stranger than even Rust Cohle’s meditations on the state of the universe: references to Carcosa, and a King in Yellow, and in Sunday’s episode, a meth cook babbling about “black stars” and “twin suns.” These…

True Detectives talk SoupJanuary 24, 2015 – 08:41 am

True Detectives talk Soup

E! Community’s Joel McHale and Jim Rash have finally followed up on their True Detective tease with the full parody video and I must say it’s one of the finest segments The Soup has ever produced. The production value alone. If you’re like me you hit the rewind button at least three times per because between the smoking, the drinking, and just the all around cryptic not-so-everyday conversations it’s easy to miss something. Honestly I think this show…

Literature DefinitionMarch 10, 2015 – 09:37 am

Literature Definition

Dimitri Otis/ Photodisc/ Getty Images Definition: What is literature? Why do we read it? Why is literature important? Literature is a term used to describe written or spoken material. Broadly speaking, literature is used to describe anything from creative writing to more technical or scientific works, but the term is most commonly used to refer to works of the creative imagination, including works of poetry, drama, fiction, and nonfiction. Why do…

NYPD Detectives Endowment AssociationSeptember 27, 2015 – 10:34 am

NYPD Detectives Endowment Association

Carol D Auria reports “We are engaging in a major effort to provide additional training to our personnel on tactics in interaction with the public, ” Bratton said. “That officer’s behavior violated every one of the tenets we are attempting to teach at the police academy in that three-day course that we are currently engaged in.” Sanjay Seth, a passenger in the Uber cab, recorded the traffic stop on the West Side Highway near 14th Street on Monday…

Detectives and Criminal InvestigatorsNovember 25, 2014 – 04:47 pm

Detectives and Criminal Investigators

Police detectives and criminal investigators work to apprehend lawbreakers, investigate criminal cases and solve crimes. They may work for local, state or federal agencies, enforcing different aspects of the law. Completing a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice can be the first step toward a detective or criminal investigator career. Job Outlook The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projects that employment of detectives and criminal investigators…

True Detectives Season 2 theme songMarch 10, 2015 – 04:48 pm

True Detectives Season 2 theme song

Fri Jun 19 14:47:02 EDT 2015 Ok, **SPOILER ALERT** . If you don’t wanna know, turn around now, please. HBO’s “True Detective” season two starts this Sunday and you might be dying to find out what the show’s new theme song is. If you remember, season one’s opening was set to the gothic and spooky folky track “Far From Any Road” by the The Handsome Family. Sung with a foreboding baritone, the song has a dusty and dynamic twangy swing that fit the show…

Two NYPD Detectives killedOctober 12, 2015 – 04:38 pm

Two NYPD Detectives killed

Life and death. A widow and her three children tood in a hallway outside a courtroom in Brooklyn where jurors would decide whether convicted cop killer Ronell Wilson will get the needle or spend the rest of life behind bars for killing her husband, NYPD detective James Nemorin, and his partner Rodney Andrews. My daughter was a baby in my arms and my boys were little kids in Disney World a week before my husband was murdered in Staten Island,Rose…