A blonde woman walks into a bank in NYC before going on vacation and asks for a $5,000 loan. The banker asks, "Okay, miss, is there anything you would like to use as collateral?" The woman says, "Yes, of course.
Eugene Wei / Remains of the Day:Great content isnt commodified, and is a key differentiator for media companies, and Facebook hosting news wont change that — Facebook hosting doesnt change things, the world already changed
Hope King / CNNMoney:Pebble Time Kickstarter project raised $20.3 million — During its month-long crowdfunding campaign, which ended 10 p.m. ET Friday, Pebble Time shattered two Kickstarter records. — It
Paul Thurrott / Thurrott.com:Surface Pro 3 firmware update adds support for enterprise disk encryption, settings for device security and provisioning, more — Microsoft Ships a Major Surface Pro 3 Firmware
Colleen Taylor / TechCrunch:Ellen Paos Statement On Losing The Kleiner Perkins Case: “The Battle Was Worth It” — Directly after the jury announced its final verdict in Ellen Pao Vs. Kleiner Perkins Caufield, in which
Warning to GOP: A new poll says you can kiss the presidency goodbye for 10 more long years: Why? “Voters have little tolerance for a presidential candidate in 2016 who doesn’t believe that climate change is caused by human activity.”
At her small beach house that sits in a flood zone, Nancy Loft-Powers worries. The prospect of rising water, she said, isnt what bothers her. Its the expected rise in the cost of her $7,500 yearly flood insurance.My insurance is
During a heated debate over an Indiana “religious freedom” bill, a Democratic representative took the opportunity to accuse the child of one of her colleagues of racism.The child is an 18-month-old toddler.Rep. Vanessa Summers, who represents Indianapolis, took to …
In an op-ed piece in the Wichita paper, Sen. Pat Roberts tried to justify the Senates treasonous interference in the negotiations with Iran to end their nuclear program. He claims he is alarmed by the Obama administration’s behavior in regard to
In the April issue of The Atlantic, Jeffrey Goldberg reports on a remarkable incident last fall at the residence of Vice President Joseph Biden. Speaking before guests—including leaders of Jewish organizations and Jewish officials in the Obama administration—invited t …
As the world waits, read everything you need to know about the next royal birth and how the Duchess of Cambridge continues to dazzle. The Duchess, née Kate Middleton, has a plan firmly in place to help her cope with
According to scientists most of the mass in the universe is made up of dark matter. Since it does not absorb or reflect light, it is not visible. The only way to detect dark matter is to measure the space
Crew of new James Bond film went on drunken rampage in official 007 jetProducers are investigating the intimidatory and frightening behaviourThe group removed a safety pin from one of the aircrafts doors They vomited and urinated in the aisles and verbally ab …
Martin OMalley, a likely Democratic presidential candidate, took a shot this morning at Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush, saying that the presidency is not a crown and need not be passed between two families. Of course Clintons husband Bill Clinton
Tunisias prime minister said Sunday a leading suspect in a deadly museum attack on foreign tourists has been killed in anti-terrorist operations, as tens of thousands of Tunisians marched through the capital to denounce extremist violence. State news agency TAP
You make it sound like youre playing PGA tour distances there. I would venture a guess and say that the majority of scratch/low single digit golfers in the USA play from tees that are between 6800-7200 yards.
A one-stop shop app that merges sports, entertainment and leisure together, the newest FanSided app is now available for iOS users. FanSided and Pippen Aint Easy are excited to announce the release of the updated FanSided App for iOS .
Officials say a 29-year-old woman and 2-year-old boy were fatally shot early Saturday. A third victim, a man whose age is unknown, was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle with life-threatening injuries.
Did you grow up eating flavored rice and noodles from Knorr? The memory seems to be the most comforting thing now that we are older we and more aware of the ingredients in these bags. Knorr wants to capitalize on
The wife of Gopal Sarkar, one of the two men arrested in connection with the nun gangrape case, has identified seven accused persons by their photographs caught on the CCTV camera at the convent school on March 14 night, a
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. Antibiotic drug-target interactions, and their respective direct effects, are generally well characterized.
You could start a thread about counterfeit clubs you are aware of breaking just this week and make a very convincing case for staying with genuine OEM equipment. They make the faces hotter , this kind of nonsense is bound
Hacking incidents involving e-mails and social media accounts are becoming more frequent and one of the main reasons why it happens is because most people use weak passwords. If youre not sure if your password is strong enough then you
HARRISBURG >> A Chambersburg man was taken into custody by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force as a suspect in a sexual assault, according to a release from the U.S. Marshals Service. Christopher Garrison, 23, is facing charges from Chambersburg
Just in from The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman: the shows spinoff series will be called Fear The Walking Dead. ITS OFFICIAL! The walking dead companion show on AMC is called FEAR THE WALKING DEAD! Expect more news very soon!
Duck Dynasty s Phil Robertson really hates atheists. And to illustrate this point, during a prayer breakfast speech a few days ago, Robertson envisioned an incredibly dark and screwed-up scenario to take on atheistic morality.
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Have you ever written a book manuscript and submitted it to a leading academic press and received four favourable reviews all recommending publication? But then based on a negative report from a scholar who doesnt have an econ degree, your
A short documentary video introduction to The Suckhole, the super-secret facility of The Sucklord and headquarters for Suckadelic Enterprises. Sucklord is the alter-ego of Morgan Phillips, a lifelong Star Wars fan and unrepentant toy geek who lived with his mother
It almost sounds like the opening line to a joke: A young black woman takes a bunch of middle-aged white women who she doesnt know in Woodstock, N.Y., to a black salon, gives them a new black hairdo, and then
Previously. Bart Jansen, the Dutch artist who charmed and disgusted the art world with his flying taxidermied cat Orville, has not been resting on his laurels since. After creating Orville, he went looking for bigger challenges... and found them. Bart
One of the original Saturday Night Lives Not Ready for Prime-Time Players (can you name them all? Take the quiz here), Jane Curtin created characters such as Enid Loopner (mother to Gilda Radners Lisa Loopner) and Pyrmaat the Conehead. She
Belle Gibson and the Pernicious Cult of Wellness. Jenny McCartney writes in The Spectator about the unraveling business empire and reputation of Australian celebrity wellness blogger and cancer survivor Belle Gibson. Gibsons WholePantry enteprise has generated a cookbook, now withdrawn
Durch die Nacht mit Sibel Kekilli & George R.R. Martin/ Au coeur de la nuit: George R. R. Martin et Sibel Kekilli: an ARTE documentary taking George R. R. Martin & Sibel Shae Kekilli through Martins hometown of Santa Fe,
In 1980 David Bowie starred as John Merrick in the play The Elephant Man. Tim Rice interviews Bowie for Friday Night Saturday Morning David Bowie, Mark Hamill, Billy Crudup and Bradley Cooper: A Look at the Elephant Man Stars Throughout
Seth Shostak, director of the Center for SETI Research at the SETI Institute, suggests in a NYT Op-Ed that we should offer the aliens Big Data.Such a large corpus — with its text, pictures, videos and sounds — would allow
The FedEx Problem: In which the author uses Euclidean geometry to determine, based on the US Population, the idea location for FedExs giant hub in Memphis (spoiler: Its about 315 miles off.Then, the guy who wrote the original scheduling software
Amanda Knox Acquitted of 2007 Murder by Italys Highest Court ROME — Italys highest court overturned the murder convictions of Amanda Knox and her Italian former boyfriend on Friday, throwing out all charges and ending a long-running courtroom drama over
Steven Smith, teamaker, passed away last Monday. He was a co-founder of Stash teas, founder of Tazo tea, and most recently, founder of the eponymous Steven Smith lines of teas. Stash Tea, founded in 1972, makes a wide variety of
This is simply a 1983 concert video of Billy Squier performing the single greatest cocaine fueled butt rock song ever made in all of its glory. Here is Everybody Wants You from the same concert.This is a full 1981 Los
Teletubbies Joy Division Edit. Chris G. Brown has made a video mashup that may ruin, or redeem, your memories of the Teletubbies. The pairing was suggested in comments after Mark Holland tweeted this image, with the comment, The Teletubbies are
With all the upheaval in the skies and on the ground, here is one persons opinion on why the U.S. is fighting beside Iran in Iraq and against it in Yemen. Putin tells Iran that an immediate ceasefire is needed
Variations on the Right to Remain Silent is an essay by poet and classicist Anne Carson about translation, cliché, divine language and the way some words violently resist being explained. She touches on Homer, Sappho, Joan of Arc, Friedrich Hölderlin,