An 1865 cartoon from Harper's Weekly ridicules the incompetence of the New York City Board of Health, first established to fight yellow fever. US National Library of Medicine Ebola has arrived in New York City. So should residents here...Show More Summary
The Ebola virus has reached New York City, and as you can imagine it has caused quite a stir. Inhabitants of the bustling metropolis, which is the home to over 8 million people, have understandably become a little bit concerned since Craig Spencer was diagnosed with the deadly virus. Show More Summary
Anyone following Meet the Press host Chuck Todd on Twitter got an eyeful Friday morning when he inadvertently tweeted a photo of his crotch.
Aqualibrium If you live in the city, chances are you don't have much real estate to grow vegetables. Enter Aqualibrium: a miniature, modular, urban farming aquaponics system that gives renters a year-round, indoor food source, even if they're short on space.
If you like to cook, you probably spend quite a bit of time in your kitchen. So why shouldn't it have a little art to liven it up, just like any other space? We've rounded up all kinds of examples of art in the kitchen. Maybe they will inspire you to add something that will glam up your space — or just a little piece that will make you smile. READ MORE »
I love art, textiles, accessories, and yes, even tchotchkes. My love of shiny things runs so deep that I've been called a raccoon on more than one occasion, and let's not even begin to talk about how many books I own or my constant obsession with throw pillows. That said, I'm still a firm believer that your home always needs some intentionally empty space. READ MORE »
Again, Islam’s "good cop/bad cop" routine successfully interrogates the West.
On his first tour in 11 years, the metal legend was in fine form. [ more › ]
Lone Pine Capital’s 2014 Q3 investor letter is out. Lone Pine Capital is one of the largest hedge funds in the World. Stephen Mandel‘s Lone Cypress lost 1.9% during the first 9 months of this year. Lone Kauri fund lost 2.1%, Lone Cascade lost 0.9%, and Lone Tamarack gained 1.7% during the same period. S&P 500 […]
It’s never easy to move on from a devastating heartbreak and when Mama June split up with Sugar Bear in September, she didn’t know if she’d ever love again. Thankfully, the “Honey Boo Boo” matriarch has already found a new man, however...Show More Summary
Meghan Trainor has had quite the 2014. Since launching her hit single “All About That Bass” on June 11, the young singer has seen the song’s popularity grow to staggering heights, topping more than 179 million views on YouTube as of this post. Show More Summary
KISS rhythm guitarist Paul Stanley and bassist Gene Simmons are both known for being outspoken and having big personalities, so when the bandmates met for the first time more than four decades ago, they didn't quite have a breezy, instant...Show More Summary
Americans like the police, but older, more affluent, white, conservative Republicans really like the police. Fully 72 percent of Americans say they have a favorable view of the police, and 24 percent have an unfavorable view, according to the latest Reason-Rupe poll. Show More Summary
Dorothea Lasky, the Village Voice’s favorite poet, has a favorite poet of her own. And that poet is none other than rap superstar Drake. Yes, 27 year old Canadian rapper Aubrey Drake Graham. At the Huffington Post, Lasky explains why: Drake is a lot of things to a lot of people, but to me, Drake [...]
(San Diego, CA) – Beginning in November, Green Flash – the San Diego-based brewery known for unabashedly crafting assert… The post Green Flash Brewing Releases Soul Style IPA, Jibe Session IPA and Discovery Pack appeared first on thefullpint.com.
Several notable restaurants, including Lao Sze Chuan in the city's Chinatown neighborhood, confirmed to a local ABC station that they were closed because of an FBI investigation. Just a little over an hour ago, FBI agents stormed into...Show More Summary
Phidgets are easy to use sensors and controllers for programmers. After just a bit of coding, you’ll have your computer connected to the real world via an assortment of sensors as well as motors, relays, remote control, RFID, LEDs and more! But first, you’ll need to get the drivers installed, and luckily, it will take less [...]Show More Summary
AMC?s ?The Walking Dead? has been known to sprinkle in little Easter eggs throughout the show just for eagle-eyed fans like this Imgur user, who discovered a message hidden in the show?s last episode. That episode introduced us to Father Gabriel, a man who is without a doubt hiding some very dark secret. Show More Summary