November 23, 2014: This essay perhaps should have been posted for Halloween, but, regardless of the timing, it’s a fair recap of the experiences of the week past. Just when you think you’re sailing on a steady course, events unexpected and beyond your control can blow you in a very different direction. Here are some examples: Tags: surprises M&A reorgs patience
If admitting you have a problem is the first step toward recovery, then China is making progress. The question is progress to what, because the generic answer, "another debt-fueled boom" is no longer applicable. Recall that as we noted...Show More Summary
Gotta do this. Otherwise the links accumulate and multiply like coathangers in the closet.Video of massive numbers of mullets (fish, not hairdos) becoming prey during their annual migration.An introduction to the Paraguayan "Archives...Show More Summary
04-05 Dec From Renaissance painters to Shakespeare, every form of high art has spent copious amounts of time and skill on the question of love. Finally it is the...
After years of speculation and false starts, five-time Academy Award nominee Amy Adams, will be playing rock icon Janis Joplin. According to Deadline, Adams, 40, is set to portray the legendary singer. The long stalled biopic is now close to production. Show More Summary
The Lakers (3-10) finally gained some momentum after an awful start to the season, winning two straight in Atlanta and Houston. On Friday, the Lakers where soundly beaten in Dallas by the Mavericks.
In the last week, Buffalo has been hit by record amounts of snow catalyzed by lake-effect snowfall. In the Buffalo area, 55 to 88 inches of snow has triggered 13 deaths and stranded thousands of cars as highways have been largely closed. Show More Summary
November 16, 2014: TechDrawl is distributed every Monday to my core list and republished on Friday by Texas Entrepreneur Networks; so, this week’s edition serves as my Thanksgiving essay. I hope you and yours enjoy your Turkey Day and that Texas beats the stuffing out of TCU that evening. Show More Summary
Elevator doors open on Chris Pratt in the first teaser trailer for Jurassic World, which was just released to get us pumped for the full length trailer! In the short clip, we see Chris, his co-star Bryce Dallas Howard who is wearing a medical lab coat, and some footage from the actual park, including some [...]
Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace sparred with Representative Xavier Becerra (D-CA) over President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration Sunday morning, with Becerra saying Obama needed Congress to authorize more resources to toughen border security and Wallace wondering where this sudden deference to Congress came from.
Sun 30 Nov Kings Cross finally gets some pros. Even some semi-pros. And you are invited to giggle hysterically at them. We're talking about professional...
Europa, Jupiter's sixth-closest moon, has long been a source of fascination and wonder for astronomers. Not only is it unique amongst its Jovian peers for having a smooth, ice-covered surface, but it is believed that warm, ocean waters exist beneath that crust – which also makes it a strong candidate for extra-terrestrial life. Read more...
Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson turned the "Saturday Night Live" stage into the funkiest dance club in New York City last night during the performance of their new hit, "Uptown Funk." But for Mars and Ronson's second song, a very unexpected...Show More Summary
The Buffalo Bills may need to move away from Western New York in Week 13 for a game against the Cleveland Browns as well. The storm in the Western New York that forced the relocation of a Week 12 game between the New York Jets and Buffalo...Show More Summary
In the third quarter of Florida State's 20-17 win over Boston College, Jameis Winston attempted, twice, to physically wrest an official out of the way so he could run a play. It was a weird moment, and per the letter of the law, Winston should have been ejected. But what the hell was actually happening? Read more...
Actress Goldie Hawn has turned into a full-fledged philanthropist! She held the inaugural ‘Love In For Kids’ benefit for the Hawn Foundation’s MindUp program. Goldie’s daughter, Kate Hudson, as well as her longtime partner, Kurt Russell, attended as well. RELATED: Kate Hudson and Goldie Hawn were pink proud for breast cancer awareness month. The MindUp program […]