Q: We have smilax growing up into a dogwood tree through large azaleas. What will kill it? A: Smilax is very tough to kill with any method other than pulling it or digging it out. If you excavate the roots, you’ll see there are many swollen yellow nodes along the root. Each node can sprout […]
It was a first round of a new tournament. My opponent was a man rated 1473, he played French Defense. After exchange on c6 I started to feel good about this game. After his 11… f5 I thought right away that it created a weakness on e6. I laid siege to it, then played c4 […]
If you haven’t smiled yet today, you’re about to. That’s because photographer Seth Casteel — the man behind the NY Times bestseller and viral sensation Underwater Dogs — is back with another installment of his series that promises to be even more adorable than the first. Show More Summary
MARCH 9, 2018 GENRE: SLASHER, SURVIVAL SOURCE: THEATRICAL (PRESS SCREENING) Here's a funny fact: on the weekend The Strangers opened in 2008, it was next to the original Iron Man on the box office chart. Since then, Iron Man's success paved the way for seventeen more films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, with two more on the way this summer. Show More Summary
by Dan Savage My dads adopted me, and later my little brother, at birth. Neither of us have ever had to ask for anything: love, encouragement, support. Six months ago, when our dads told us they'd been seeing another man, "Melvin," for some time, I hoped I finally had the opportunity to return the favor. But Melvin's sense of humor is barbed. Show More Summary
A small-town Texas newspaper is catching heat after a Dallas man says his same-sex partner was left out of his mother's obituary. According to KDFW, Barry Giles and John Gambill said the Olton Enterprise in the town of Olton, outside Lubbock, cited "religious and ethical" reasons for the omission. Giles'...
It was early spring in NYC and the entire tri-state area was bracing for what was expected to be one of the biggest blizzards New York had seen in years. I've always loved storms. I had just flown into JFK from my oceanview apartment...Show More Summary
It's a list worth quoting (and we'll add Stormy Daniels to it): "James Comey. Russia. Robert Mueller. Las Vegas. The travel ban. 'Alternative facts.' Pussy hats. Scaramucci. Parkland. Big nuclear buttons. Roy Moore." These are all things Erik Hagerman has zero knowledge of, writes the New York Times in...
George Arthur Plimpton (1855-1936) was a man of many passions, including book collector, founder of Columbia’s “Friends of the Libraries” and Barnard trustee. He donated his collection on the history of mathematics (among many other things) to Columbia shortly before his death. We know of a few Hebrew manuscripts that were included in his collection, classified […]
“We have now sunk to a depth at which the restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.” – George Orwell Have you heard about the new standards
Actor Colin Firth’s wife, Livia Giuggioli, an Italian movie producer and director, has confirmed she had an affair with the man she’s now accusing of stalking her and her husband. The Firths, who’ve been together for over two decades, apparently separated for a short while a couple years back. Show More Summary
by Dan Savage Joe Newton I'm a 33-year-old woman from Melbourne, Australia, dating a 24-year-old man. We've been dating for about eight months; it is exclusive and official. He's kind and sweet, caring and giving, and his penis is divine. Show More Summary
Former Deputy FBI Director McCabe fired after Trump demands it
CHARLESTON, SC – A 37-year-old man recently released from prison has been accused of kidnapping and raping a 4-year-old girl after beating and raping the girl’s mother. On February 13, Brittany Todd was returning home with her 4-year-old daughter after taking two other children to school. Show More Summary
Amy Yu, 16, was reunited with her family Sunday in Allentown, Pennsylvania, after being found with 45-year-old Kevin Esterly in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. CBS News correspondent Meg Oliver reports.
The beauty of the "why-this, try this" approach with dementia patients is that it starts working the very second you decide to use it. by Paula Spencer Scott Alzheimer's Reading Room How many times can one man take apart and try to repair...Show More Summary
Hundreds gather outside the venue for the Royal Robbins Memorial held on March 12 in Modesto, California. [Photo] Derek Franz Multitudes gathered in Modesto, California, on March 12, to honor the life of Royal Robbins, who died a year...Show More Summary
MOUNT PLEASANT, SC – Police have charged a man with the beating deaths of his grandparents, aunt, and his 15-year-old cousin. Police have charged 22-year-old Lovequawn Scott four counts of murder after his grandfather, Joseph Manigault,...Show More Summary