I've had trouble zooming out when I'm using my phone to navigate while driving. With one hand on the wheel, and the phone in a cradle, a pinching motion to zoom out isn't as simple or controllable as I would
Bloomberg Business:FCC Chief Tom Wheeler confounds former allies and wins praise from public interest groups with net neutrality rules and Comcast/TWC merger rejection — Comcast Trips Over Wheeler Nixon-to-China Moment
The tattoo is a personal artistic statement. The wearer emphasizes the statements importance by choosing to make a virtually permanent change to the appearance of their skin. In the past the tattoo was a single, often discrete icon. Today, ho …
Am I my brothers keeper? Probably so, if you are asking about my blood brother. Probably not as much, when speaking in a broader sense. But still, every once in a while an opportunity arises to help out a person in need
The Republican “love” for our Constitution is a fairly fickle thing. While they claim to be the party for Constitutional values, their policies and stances on many issues say otherwise.By Allen Clifton
Aipac supports Corkers bill as is. Earlier this year, it quietly dropped its campaign to get Congress to pass new sanctions on Iran latched onto a previous version of the chairmans legislation. Corkers new bill, which has added concessions to Obama, would
APRIL 24--A Mexican citizen facing U.S. cocaine trafficking charges is being hunted by federal agents after he slipped out of a court-ordered GPS monitoring bracelet and placed the device on his cat, a ruse that allowed him to flee from
Someone actually did it. Someone went to the Downers Grove McDonald’s and used the Create Your Taste kiosk to make the most monstrous hamburger ever served under the golden arches (probably).By Morgan Searles
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (CN) - Ally Senior Care rips off aging veterans by helping them get healthcare benefits, then takes the money and gives them $400 worth of housekeeping services in return, the state claims in Superior Court.By REBEKAH KEARN
China has just surpassed the United States in total carbon emissions, but we still outpace them 5 to 1 on a per capita basis. Naysayers say that if China will not cut its carbon emissions, why should we? China is
WASHINGTON (AP) — A presidential election just getting into gear provided President Barack Obama plenty of new material to work with on the night he describes as Washington celebrating itself.Its amazing how time flies, Obama told those attending the annual
Melvin did not die but it seems as if his family is losing him little by little. This young man who was an innocent bystander when a shooter fired into a group. His healthcare has been a slow torturous process far
Roman Keep constructed in 200AD. Anglo Saxon Church constructed within the ruins of the Keep 700 AD. Still standing? Not really. It was pulled down in the 19th Century because of coastal erosion. Still beautiful though
From Marx onward, the left has operated by a simple rule vis-à-vis Islam: the enemy of my enemy is my friend. This, as Schwartz suggests, explains why the American left is unwilling to identify Islam as a foe. It might
Can social mobility really exist if only one in a hundred has the brains and skills to take advantage of our capitalist systems? Working class born, working class bred, working class dead.As Karl Marx once said: “Men make their own history, but
I just re-watched this last night, and saw the connection between it and the advancement of the LGBT Communitys RightsTHE OUTCAST (Mar 14, 1992)While aiding an androgynous race who lost a couple of members in an unmapped region of space,
THE DATA BELOW is the result of a joint investigation by Mother Jones and Ted Miller, an economist at the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation. Based on Millers work identifying and quantifying the societal impacts of gun violence, the annual price …
At least 13 (according to the group) armed ammosexuals walked on the Ohio State university campus to ‘educate’ kids attending school there. When a man named John informed the group that children as young as 5-years-old will be attending dance classes
When does it stop being graffiti and start being history? When April comes with his sweet, fragrant showers, which pierce the dry ground of March, and bathe every root of every plant in sweet liquid, then people desire to go on
President Barack Obama poked fun at himself and at the press during the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner Saturday night, and more than a few of his jokes left some of the Washington press corps with their jaws open.He ran
Jim Hoft, the fabled Stupidest Man on the Internet, is getting his knuckle-dragging readers worked up again with an especially stupid post about President Obama’s estranged brother Malik: Malik Obama: I’d Take DNA Test to See if Barack Obama Is Really
NYPD officers shot and killed a man as they tried to arrest him Saturday afternoon at a halfway house in the East Village, the New York Post reports . Police said the man was wanted on a robbery charge.
Distillery owner George Racz, right, poses with members of the Grape Expectations wine making school after presenting them with a barrel head award during the first St. George Day Spring Whiskey Barreling celebration at the Las Vegas Distillery in Henderson
Little is known about the ability of different types of urban green spaces to support biodiversity and provide ecosystem services. * In this study, we compared the abundance of beneficial arthropods and measured predation services in two different types of
As China edges towards greater legal protections for sufferers of domestic abuse , a Sichuan court passed a suspended death sentence against one prominent victim on Friday. Li Yan killed her husband in 2010 after he reportedly burned her with
The herd, which escaped Thursday night from a farm in Rensselaer County, swam east across the Hudson River and ended up in the town of Bethlehem, local news reported. It became clear to their owner, George Mesick, that the bison
The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case has denied defense attorneys longstanding request to move the trial to another county. District Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. said in an order Thursday he would have to search outside the state
John Mayer and a few surviving members of the Grateful Dead may be ramping up a fall tour that would follow the bands Fare Thee Well sayonara shows - but it wont impugn the spirit of their finality because not
The staging of satellite camps could be short-lived, so were proposing Big Ten options for additional satellite camps this offseason. Earlier this month, the Big Ten Network announced its slate of Big Ten night games in 2015.
We all sit down to breakfast with the best of nutritional intentions. But even if youve managed to avoid the temptation of the doughnut case, the sugar-dosed latte and the butter-smeared bagel, youre still not out of the danger zone.
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. We explore the crystallization of charged colloidal particles in a nonpolar solvent mixture.
In Portage Bay, one family is accused of feeding crows too generously, drawing massive amounts of bird poop and scenes out of The Birds. War of the Portage Bay Crows: In the Portage Bay neighborhood in Seattle, crows have been
Well, there has actually been a public discussion, which is better than the intergenerational report discussion, which ended up being mostly about Dr Karls regret. Everyone thinks public discussions about difficult policy issues are good.
A fire in a travel trailer burned a man on over half his body early Thursday in Lacoochee, according to Pasco Fire Rescue. The man, in his late 50s, was flown to Tampa General Hospital, according to county spokesman Doug
ICBM is a game that allows you to take on the role of a Deputy Missile Combat Crew Commander. Set in November 1983, during the Able Archer war games, it aims to accurately simulate shifts at a bunker beneath Ellsworth
As a music fan, what I find even more worrying is that these festival fashion features only perpetuate the myth that women are incapable of enjoying music for musics sake. More than that: these features are flat-out telling us were
They are designed to disinfect us of our fragility. To cleanse us of our flaws. To disinfect us of weakness. Love, grace, mercy, longing, forgiveness, passion, truth, nobility, dreams. Their objective is to stamp all that out; to eradicate it;
So what does this curious tale of a mediocre restaurant prove? It proves that in Londons modern restaurant business, the combination of furiously high costs, reputations and big egos can be explosive. Indeed only one thing is clear to me.
At Maralinga, the British Government treated Aborigines, Australian servicemen and even its own troops as scientific guinea pigs. John Keane, whose father was there, looks at the dirty games that were played in the desert of South Australia.
Key & Peeles Luther the Anger Translator juxtaposed Obamas calm demeanor with the stereotypical angry black man. Not seen as much since the Romney debates, Luther is back. But Obama doesnt need Luther anymore.
Remember this? The date-entry form no longer works, but thats okay, because now RAGEagain is here to automate (more than ever before) the process of reliving episodes of the beloved long-running minimalist Australian music video program rage from 1998 onwards,
The ancients tell us that the hedgehog feeds its young by carrying home grapes on its quills. This curious behavior is animated in felt in De Herinacio (On the Hedgehog), the first (and cutest) nature video based on medieval bestiary.
Katha Pollitt believes its because, unlike gay marriage, Reproductive rights are inescapably about women. Same-sex marriage is something men want. Lesbian couples account for the majority of same-sex marriages, but even the vernacular gay marriage types it as a male
Basically, somebody who worked at Twitter back in 2009 added me to that list, and all of a sudden my online network got upgraded to the kind of numbers that are usually only reserved for rock stars. Nobody Famous —
Bruce Jenner Says Hes Transitioning to a Woman Bruce Jenner, the Olympic gold medalist and member of the Kardashian family, ended months of speculation Friday night when he announced during an ABC television special that he identified as a woman
Heaven Knows Im Mexican Now: Morrisseys Latino connection goes live I would hate to see a cheesy Mexican tribute to Morrissey, he says. I knew I had to use well-known Mexican artists – among others, the group features underground icon
Project HAVOC gallery Story published this week about exploring Venus using a manned and/or a robotic blimp, and ending with a proposed floating city. Any resemblance to my story about floating cities on Jupiter is purely coincidental. :-)