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‘Produced By NY 2014?: Jake Gyllenhaal Interviewed By Hawk Koch: ‘I Love The Abrasion’

The first NYC edition of the PGA's `Produced By' confab launched this morning with  a conversation between former PGA president and producer Hawk Koch and Night Crawler's Jake Gyllenhaal, also in town prepping for his Broadway debutShow More Summary

Whom will the Globe endorse for governor?

Sometime this evening, I imagine, we’ll learn whom The Boston Globe has endorsed for governor. So today we can play a parlor game and try to figure out the choice. I thought Martha Coakley’s chances improved when challenger Seth Moulton beat incumbent John Tierney in the Democratic primary for the Sixth Congressional District. Why? Because the […]

Joseph Patrick Joyce, phony SEAL

Scotty sends us his work on Joseph Patrick Joyce who has been spreading the lies that he is a retired Navy SEAL around his hometown for several years; The Navy says that he attended training but never completed BUD/S, so I guess he means that retired from the SEALs when he rang the bell.

LTC Gerald H. Green III; questions about WTC’s former commander

SSG E sends us a link from the Army Times which raises questions about Lieutenant Colonel Gerald H. Green III who was the commander of the Warrior Training Center at Fort Benning from July 9th to around September 10th. Shortly before that, the Army Times staff had asked for documentation for LTC Green’s Ranger Tab. […]

REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

Apple Unveils iTunes 12: Major Redesign, New Features Deezer Acquires Stitcher Adding 35K Talk Shows and Podcasts To Music Platform SFX Owned Beatport Aquirehires Listn, Will Shut It Down MORE: Marketing TuneCore Launches YouTube Money...Show More Summary

Ronan Farrow Sits Down with Malala Yousafzai

MSNBC’s Ronan Farrow spoke with Nobel Peace Prize recipient Malala Yousafzai for the first televised interview since she won the award. At the Forbes Under 30 Summit in Philadelphia this week, Farrow and Yousafzai talked about everything...Show More Summary

Fire Kills Infant At Improperly-Licensed Daycare Home

the homeowner who was operating the day care was unable to give fire crews an accurate count of how many children were in her care, even after Joseph was rescued.

What Makes a Friendly Street?

PSU Transportation Seminar: Impact of Route-Level Features on Decisions to Walk or Bike Speaker: Joseph Broach, Portland State University Topic: Impact of Route-Level Features on Decisions to Walk or Bike When: Friday, October 31, 2014,...Show More Summary

Great moments in social welfare policy

3 hours agoIndustries / Law : Overlawyered

New York law “mandates that the city pay for storing furniture and personal belongings for homeless people.” The city has paid more than $200,000 so far for Andrea Logan’s, part of a program whose costs to the city now exceed $14 million a year. Show More Summary

Eight Pieces of Our Oil Price Predicament

A person might think that oil prices would be fairly stable. Prices would set themselves at a level that would be high enough for the majority of producers, so that in total producers would provide enough–but not too much–oil for the world economy. Unfortunately, it doesn’t seem to work that way recently. read more

Ben Goldacre: Pharma industry has destroyed its own reputation

Ben Goldacre [Scott Hurst/Flickr] EXCLUSIVE: The great tragedy for the pharmaceutical industry is that it keeps denying that it lobbies against transparency in clinical trials, says Ben Goldacre. Ben Goldacre is a British physician, academic and author of the best-selling books Bad Science and Bad Pharma. Show More Summary

Fox News and Bill O'Reilly Keep Having Pastor Who Says Obama Is 'Paving the Way for the Future Reign of the Antichrist' as Guest

The First Baptist Church in downtown Dallas is a major institution within the Southern Baptist faith, long powerful and influential. Its senior pastor, Robert Jeffress, made headlines in 2007 with a Sunday sermon calling Willard Romney...Show More Summary

Talking With The Redwoods

“…All of a sudden there were humans and all hell broke loose…” From ConservationDotOrg via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);;js.src="//";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");

Evangelicals Confront Climate Change

These evangelicals, having confronted the human face of climate change, join a growing movement concerned with “creation care.” From EvangEnviroNetwork’s channel via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(Show More Summary

Living The Platinum Rule: Making The Best Invention Of All Time Better

How to make batteries dirt cheap: Make them from dirt. From Alger via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);;js.src="//";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");

24 Hours of Reality: China's Wind Quest [VIDEO]

Former United States Vice President and Nobel Laureate Al Gore is the Founder and Chairman of The Climate Reality Project. Its aim is to bring millions of people together, so with one collective voice they can demand change from global leaders and force them to help shape the clean-energy future. read more

Closing the gap on smart grid engagement

If you want to know how your customers feel about the smart grid and what motivates them in terms of buy in, you need look no further than the Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative’s (SGCC) most recent report, which indicates that the internal and external motivators for different groups vary significantly between those customers that feel Continue reading ?

An Ebola parody that educates. Watch why it should go viral.

ZDoggMD once again entertains and educates with his Ebola parody.  “Too soon?” some say.  Actually, as ZDogg says, not soon enough.  Watch why. Your patients are rating you online: How to respond. Manage your online reputation: A social media guide. Find out how.

Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski Will Lead Skating Coverage for 2018 Olympics

Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski announced on the “Today” show Wednesday that they’ve been named NBC Sports’ lead figure skating announcer team for the 2018 Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The duo joined Tamron Hall in the Orange Room and Weir jokingly announced, “we’re pregnant” before announcing the real news. New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.

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