In March 1987, as Professor Robert Service records in his new account of the end of the Cold War, Margaret… The post The four men who averted the Apocalypse appeared first on The Spectator.
Authored by Andrew Korybko via OrientalReview.com, Turkey’s shooting down of the Russian anti-ISIL aircraft was an unprecedentedly direct aggression against Moscow that trumps even the tense and hostile militarism of the Old Cold War era. Show More Summary
Hundreds of Idahoans gathered on a bright, cold Saturday to reiterate to the state’s leaders that Idaho is a place for everyone, including Syrian and Iraqi refugees. Speakers included state Rep. Hy Kloc, "who was born in a Displaced Persons camp in Germany and came to the U.S. Show More Summary
While the nation focuses on terrorism and the horrific attack in Paris (as well as other nations overseas), there is another issue that the Pentagon has stated is an immediate threat to our national security. Yet it is rarely, if ever, discussed in those terms on the Republican side of the aisle. Show More Summary
They have clustered around the table. The bird is slain and it lies before you, browned in its own suppurations. You behold it, cold sweat trickling down your face. These next hours are the ones that mark the difference between the weak and the strong, those who survive and those who fall. That is why, […]
Every year, PETA receives thousands of complaints about people who leave dogs outside in the cold. Cold weather spells extra hardship for “backyard dogs,” who often go without adequate... The post Urgent! PETA Warns Wyoming Residents: Dogs Will Die During Winter Storm Cara appeared first on PETA.
As most of you guys are probably aware by now I'm not a health nut. I try to get the recommended servings of fruit...
Ronald Pelton, who was convicted of selling NSA secrets to the Soviet Union in the 1980s, was released from prison on Tuesday after spending 30 years behind bars.
T-Mobile's ongoing feud with Sprint continues to have some benefits for your bottom line... and this time, T-Mobile is trying to tempt you with cold, hard cash. As of November 26th, the carrier is running a month-long promo that promises...Show More Summary
Fact: The Warriors are the 1st team in NBA history to have a 16-game win streak in consecutive seasons. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source ESPN Stats & Info (h/t Elias Sports) Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
So, I live in Alexandria, VA, now. I like it so far; it's a beautiful place, if a cold one. The weather is definitely outside my usual experience but I bought a wool coat and I've got a scarf and a hat (though I haven't adjusted to wearing the hat yet). I need gloves. It all seems funny to the... Continue reading
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Researchers in the College of Engineering at Oregon State University have discovered a new approach to "vitrification," or ice-free cryopreservation, that could ultimately allow a much wider use of extreme cold to preserve...Show More Summary
Writer Emily Gordon was a carefree, tattooed 27-year-old living in Chicago in 2007, when she came down with what she thought was a garden-variety cold. (Getty)
Is it worth standing in line in the cold on Thanksgiving evening or in the wee hours of Black Friday, dodging the elbows of fellow shoppers to snag a discount of around 15%?
It's nearly the most wonderful time of the year... if you love waking up at the crack of dawn, dragging your ass out of bed, and stumbling through the cold in order to fight tooth and nail with similarly sleep-deprived grumpuses over discounted electronics. Show More Summary
Another Wonkette Thanksgiving Classic, for Thanksgiving. And America. Here is your bit of “DC gossip” for the day: a Jell-O dessert recipe, for the holiday of Thanksgiving! It is Mamie Eisenhower’s famed Red Scare Thanksgiving Jell-o Dessert and it is best served chilled, to family members you hate. (There is Mamie right there with “friend”
It is one o'clock in the morning. I have at least two more hours of studying to do, and I am struggling to stay alert by gulping coffee that was cold at midnight. My friend Steven warned me before I came here that most of my classmates would be former engineers, consultants, and financial analysts, people who knew who to work with numbers. Show More Summary
I am not a fan of puffer coats, but they do keep you warm. And now that designers are making them a little more tailored and alot easier to pack, they’re not a bad option for cold weather trips. Macys is running a decent sale on a variety of women’s and kids packable down puffer […]
Post by Elena Donovan Mauer. Pregnant women have a reputation for always feeling warm, but I was super-sensitive to almost everything – including the cold. Now that the weather's cooling down, I’m willing to bet your maternity wardrobe could use a refresh. Show More Summary
It may be a chilly early November afternoon, but something tells me that Young M.A's cold demeanor has nothing to do with the day's temperature. Upon entering the lobby of The Boombox office, the young spitter sits in an arm chair, flipping through a magazine without regard for the constant stream of people scurrying past... Continue reading…