ROSS DOUTHAT ON ROTHERHAM: Interpreted crudely, what happened in Rotherham looks like an ideological mirror image of Roman Catholicism’s sex abuse scandal. The Catholic crisis seemed to vindicate a progressive critique of traditionalism: Here were the wages of blind faith and sexual repression; here was a case study in how a culture of hierarchy and [...]
Tottenham’s Director of Football Franco Baldini is coming under increasing scrutiny having failed to land a striker this summer, The Mirror claim, and his position may now be qunder threat from above. With Baldini at the forefront of all of Spurs’ transfer dealings, the Londoners move for, and ultimately failed to sign Loic Remy, Wilfried […]
Despite only arriving at Old Trafford from Chelsea in January, there is already talk of Juan Mata leaving Manchester United to join Juventus. According to John Cross in the Daily Mirror, the Serie A champions are lining up a move toShow More Summary
The Mirror on Sunday have an interesting update regarding Theo Walcott’s possible return for Arsenal. Walcott has been unavailable for the Gunners since the beginning of 2014 when, in an FA Cup match against rivals Tottenham, the attacking midfielder sustained a serious knee injury. Walcott has been working hard on regaining his fitness for the past […]
For those of you who follow sports and professional basketball, the most recent LeBron free-agency media hurricane could be seen as fascinating, inane, or some combination of both. Most of us remember the widely criticized facepalm moment which was The Decision four years ago when The King decided to leave his hometown of Cleveland to […]
An interesting New Yorker article that mirrors a lot of what I've found to be true of cockpit automation over the years:The Hazards Of Going On Autopilot - Maria Konnikova
It was going to be either me or my male colleague. That's a lie: It was absolutely going to be me. It was my last day at IFA, Europe's biggest technology show, and Brad Molen and I were sitting inside a sparsely decorated smart home that Panasonic...
One NFL game is officially in the rearview mirror, and the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks picked up right where they left off. It is a national rite of passage for the nation to overreact to one week of NFL action, so...Show More Summary
The Mirror claim that Juventus are planning a January bid for Juan Mata. After arriving amid much (justified) hype and fanfare last January – in a helicopter, no less – it’s not been the start to life at United that Jonny Kills had been hoping for. Often played out of posistion, away from his preferred […]
[Jose's] latest project brings an old visual effect toy up to date with digital electronics. Most of us are familiar with inexpensive kaleidoscope toys. Some of us have even built cheap versions of them with paper tubes, mirrors, and beads. Show More Summary
The cast of Dancing with the Stars season 19 has been revealed, but who will win the Mirror Ball Trophy? We won't get to see them dance until Monday, September 15, but just based on their stats (and their pro partners), fans can make an educated guess about who has the best chance for victory.
Today’s Times claimed that Man United boss Louis van Gaal is already preparing for a January bid for Roma’s Kevein Strootman, and this has been followed up on by The Mirror. The tabloid claims that Strootman is well aware of the interest from United, and is now readying himself for a January move to be […]
Movements in bank share prices over the week largely mirrored what was seen across the equity market for the period. Investor hopes of a quicker economic recovery in Europe were fueled by news that the European Central Bank is cutting short-term interest rates to a record low and is also looking to buy asset-backed securities.
Just following the family tradition Kendall Jenner Top Choice To Star In 50 Shades Of Grey Sequel Via Mirror The 18-year-old has been linked to the second installment of Fifty Shades Of Grey but will apparently only get involved if
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Liverpool are in pole position to sign free agent Victor Valdes as Brendan Rodgers looks for a goalkeeper to compete with Simon Mignolet for the number one spot, report The Mirror. Valdes has been without a club since leaving Barcelona for Monaco only for the French club to leave him in the lurch after he […]
Size and shooting are two things every basketball team can't get enough of. While the Cleveland Cavaliers helped shore up their outside marksmanship this offseason, another big man (or two) would be a welcome addition. While power forward...Show More Summary
When I first cut my hair short seven-ish years ago, I was not thinking imminently about getting married. So it was surprising that my first thought when my hairdresser turned me around to see myself in the mirror after chopping off eight inches was that, someday, this haircut was going to look slamming in a short veil. Show More Summary
The good news on gas prices is that AAA expects pump prices to continue to fall now that the summer driving season is in the rearview mirror. The bad news: Gas prices during the summer were the fourth highest on...
It’s go time. With preseason in the rearview mirror and NFL rosters trimmed to 53 players, the chase for the Lombardi Trophy begins. The Arizona Cardinals open their 2014 season on Monday Night Football against the San Diego Chargers in what should be a great contest. Show More Summary