A monastic community is slowly succumbing to the network - is that a bad thing?
The White House Correspondents’ Association dinner — better known on Twitter as #WHCD — took place on Saturday, April 30, and it wasn’t without controversy. President Barack Obama made news by concluding his remarks at the Washington Hilton in Washington by proclaiming, “Obama out!” However, it was the N-word uttered by Larry Wilmore, the host... Show More Summary
Bernie Sanders joined Carrier workers in Indianapolis on Friday to protest the company’s planned move to Monterrey, Mexico. The company is planning on laying off 1,400 workers in Indianapolis — and 2,100 overall — in order to save $65 million per year. Show More Summary
Jack Ma, owner of the retail giant Alibaba — and China's second richest man — is set to buy Italian football team AC Milan, according to the sports publication La Repubblica. Fininvest — a holding company owned by ex-Italian Prime Minister...Show More Summary
Time was, Apple could do no wrong. But now investment analysts who cover the company are starting to raise doubts about the way the company talks about its sales data. From 2007 until now, the iPhone was a miracle product that set its own rules. Show More Summary
China’s newest theme park is drawing thousands of people daily, as anticipation builds for Shanghai Disneyland's long awaited opening in mid-June.
Gwen Stefani surprised the Radio Disney Music Awards audience with a special performance of “Make Me Like You,” and Blake Shelton cheered her on. As E! News reports, one of Gwen Stefani’s other fellow former judges on The Voice, Pharrell Williams, presented the “Misery” singer with the Radio Disney Hero Award on Saturday night. Show More Summary
Former UFC Champion, Tito Ortiz and new girlfriend, Amber Miller just want to live their lives without fearing that Jenna Jameson won’t (virtually) attack them. Tito’s ex-girlfriend, Jameson is making it pretty difficult for Ortiz to move on. Show More Summary
The injury suffered by Dylan O’Brien on March 18 was originally supposed to delay filming of the sequel, Maze Runner: The Death Cure, until May 9. If Fox, the production company, were able to stick to that schedule, filming for that sequel would be resuming in just over a week. Show More Summary
Perrie Edwards has been enjoying a nice vacation since the first leg of Little Mix’s Get Weird Tour ended around April 23 in Sheffield, but now, right before the third leg of the tour, she will have Zayn Malik thrust in her face. Since their famous breakup last year, there have been several headlines about... Show More Summary
An interview with Eddie Glaude Jr. on America’s racial "value gap." I’m holding in my hand what has been called “one of the most daring books of the 21st century,” a “book for the ages,” “bracing,” “unrelenting.” The title is Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul, and it breathes with prophetic fire. Show More Summary
Beijing is targeting two American icons in predatory actions.
Trump’s popularity reflects a broader cultural phenomenon. For the past 10 months, Donald Trump has been a political enigma. Against the predictions of journalists, policy wonks and odds makers, a tabloid darling with no political experience and few coherent policies is now poised to be the Republican nominee for president. Show More Summary
I DON’T KNOW. HAS HELL FROZEN OVER? Then she might get what she wants. Hillary Wants to Make It Illegal to Criticize Her.
Growing numbers believe our economic system is "no longer able to meet the challenges our country is facing." Let’s face it, young Americans are fed up with the economic status quo. If this fact is not evident enough from the groundswell of millennial support for Bernie Sanders, perhaps a Harvard University poll released Monday will do the trick. Show More Summary
THERE’S SEVERAL STORIES IN THIS: Astronomers have discovered a super-fast star system that breaks current physics models.
Feminist porn is sex on film showing women and men as sexual equals. Erika Lust believes that porn can change. The Swedish erotic filmmaker with a degree in political sciences has won numerous awards for her work, including the Feminist...Show More Summary
There's a progressive way to approach global trade that can help workers abroad and at home at the same time. In the competition for jobs between U.S. workers and developing world workers, American workers are losing, and the TPP, which the Obama administration touts as being pro-labor, is, like NAFTA, anything but. Show More Summary
Growing controversy over a lack of funding for public schools at the expense of charters. The St. Louis Public Schools and the St. Louis NAACP recently filed litigation in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri against...Show More Summary
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