Avram Noam Chomsky (born December 7, 1928) is the Institute Professor Emeritus of linguistics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Professor Chomsky is credited with the creation of the theory of generative grammar, often considered the most significant contribution to the field of theoretical linguistics of the 20th century. He also helped spark the cognitive revolution in psychology through his review of B. F.
Jesse Ventura (born July 15, 1951 as James George Janos) is an American politician (former governor of Minnesota), retired professional wrestler and color commentator, Navy UDT veteran, actor, former radio and television talk show host, and author. His second book, ''Do I Stand Alone?'', was released also as an audio book, which was read by himself, which is the reason he is eligable for a artist page here at ''Last.fm''.
Barbara Bush one of London's youngest and most talented Drag Artist's was born Tristan Kurtis Field at Pembury Hospital Kent on Thursday 31 of March 1983. He always new he was different to the other boys even at that age and never had interest in the opposite sex and didn't even talk to the girls back then....
Desaparecidos was a short-lived American quintet formed in 2001 in Omaha, Nebraska, fronted by Conor Oberst (vocals, guitar) and featuring Denver Dalley, now of Statistics (guitar), Landon Hedges, now of Little Brazil (bass), Ian McElroy (keyboards), and Matt Baum (drums). This project however was restarted in 2010. Oberst may be better known for his confessional songwriting and storytelling as the lead singer of the popular indie folk band Bright Eyes, but Desaparecidos has a very different flavor.
Black Uhuru is a Jamaican reggae band probably best known for their hits "Shine Eye Gal", "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner," "Sinsemilla," "Solidarity," and "What Is Life?". They were the first group to win a Grammy in the reggae category when it was introduced in 1985. They originally formed as 'Black Sounds Uhuru' (the Kiswahili word for freedom). The first line-up of the group was Garth Dennis, Don Carlos, and Derrick "Duckie" Simpson.
Christopher Eric Hitchens (born in Portsmouth, England, April 13, 1949) is British born American author, journalist and literary critic. Currently living in Washington, D.C., he has been a columnist at Vanity Fair, The Nation, Slate and Free Inquiry; additionally, he is an occasional contributor to other publications and has appeared regularly in the Wall Street Journal. His brother is Peter Hitchens.