Hey, it's HighScalability time: A fine tribute on Silicon Valley & hilarious formula evaluating Peter Gregory's positive impact on humanity. 118/196 : nations becoming democracies since mid19th century; $70K : nice minimum wage; 70 million...Show More Summary
Jeb Bush endorsed Loretta Lynch for attorney general on Thursday night, urging Senate Republicans to confirm the president’s pick for who will replace Eric Holder, Politico reports.
Business Insider says: Bill and Denise Richards, the parents of the youngest victim to die in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings have declared they are against the death penalty for convicted bomber, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. The story is h...
Via Politico: Jeb Bush says that the Senate should confirm the nomination of Loretta Lynch, President Barack Obama’s choice for attorney general. A number of Senate Republicans oppose her nomination. “I think presidents have the right...Show More Summary
While the Russian threat to Poland and the Baltic States has sparked justified anxiety, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s imperial adventure is just as much of a threat to the Balkans. Moscow is putting on a full-court press—using...Show More Summary
Jordan Spieth took a decent check home after winning the Masters last weekend. The newest wearer of the green jacket took home $1.8 million (...)
Catherine Engelhardt, a teacher at New York’s Alverta B. Gray Schultz Middle School in Hempstead, is in a hospital recovering from an assault by one of her student’s mothers. On Wednesday afternoon Annika McKenzie, 34, walked into the middle school without being cleared by security. Show More Summary
It's poor-quality cellphone video of a trailer that played, apparently, in Portugal or Brazil, but pretty cool. Apparently The Geeks decided this trailer was awful. I don't see why. I found the chatter about Superman in the beginning -- clips...
From Timothy McEnany appeal: On March 4, 1993, at 12:45 a.m., eighty-two year old Kathryn Bishop was found dead on the floor of her residence. Wayne K. Ross, a forensic pathologist, determined that Mrs. Bishop had been stomped to death sometime between 9:00 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. on March 3, 1993. Paint chips were found […]
And there he goes, heading off Chris Christie at the fundraising pass! Folks, I don't have to tell you why this is a shitty idea -- you already know, right? April 17, 2015 MANCHESTER, NH—Jeb Bush grabbed one of the third rails of American...Show More Summary
Is your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge suddenly stuck in one screen orientation? You're not alone -- Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge accelerometers everywhere seem to be getting their gears jammed.
Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Kim Richards still isn’t ready for rehab, despite being arrested for being drunk in public earlier this week after a very public relapse. Instead,… READ ON
Nearly 15 years ago, police officer Brenda Sexton was brutally beaten to death by her boyfriend, Sam Lupo, leaving five young children without their mother. "I was 10 years old when Sam killed my mother," recalls the oldest son, Tony, now 24. Show More Summary
Given its roots in hard work, solidarity and the stubborn persistence of creative expression, the Elton John musical "Billy Elliot" long has seemed to me a natural fit for the artists of the Chicago theater and those who love their work.
PETA Foundation Deputy General Counsel Delcianna Winders released a statement regarding the silverback gorilla who quickly charged at a little girl at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo on Thursday, cracking the... The post PETA Statement: Gorilla’s Charge Toward Little Girl at Zoo Is No Surprise appeared first on PETA.
Remember that crappy, top-down Halo game that came out a few years ago, Spartan Assault? Well, it got a sequel that's available on Steam, Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, and as weird as it sounds, even iOS. Anyhow, Halo: Spartan Strike will...Show More Summary
Despite all the talk that the Chicago Cubs were failing to do the right thing by sending top prospect Kris Bryant to the minor leagues for the first 12 days of the 2015 season, the 23-year-old doesn't appear to harbor any ill will toward his employer.
Anna Kendrick and John Krasinski battle it out during their episode of Lip Sync Battle, which aired on Thursday (April 16). The two stars started off the episode with John doing a rendition of NSync‘s “Bye Bye Bye” and Anna doing One Direction‘s “Steal My Girl,” which included an Emily Blunt twist to it. In [...]
Am I the only one who isn’t enamored with Ryan Gosling? He’s sort of bland, and I always feel like I’m watching Gosling instead of the character he’s supposed to be portraying. I loved him in Drive, but haven’t found anything that excited me since. Now, he’s in negotiations to star in the Blade Runner […]
Russian President Vladimir Putin said the weapons production must be localized in Russia to reduce dependency on external suppliers.