Alcantara! It’s what automakers put in their interiors because it looks performance-y and because it never gets too hot or too cold, unlike leather or vinyl. Too bad Jalopnik readers know it’s actually a garbage material . Read more...
The usual suspects—frost, fungus, and, cold—have been ruled out, as all signs point to human saboteurs.
On a characteristically hot and humid summer day in Washington, D.C., I ventured with a small group of Goodwill Industries International team members on a journey of leadership along the National Mall. Carrying field guides and cold bottles of water, we visited the memorials of great leaders, including Franklin D. Show More Summary
It’s nothing new that the Russian government has hacked into the Democratic National Committee’s email. What is new—and alarming—is that it seems to have leaked the files in an attempt to influence an American presidential election. And...Show More Summary
Cold comfort for Debbie Wasserman Schultz.
"The best thing you can do is remember your 8th grade science classes: hot air rises, cold air falls and solar radiation brings heat."
Living in New York, it's not very often that I pine for the cold embrace of winter. But after learning that Game of Thrones would be starting later than usual next year, I can't help but shake my fist at the sun every time I leave my...Show More Summary
Tackle the summer sweats with these deodorants. By Kathleen Hou 'Tis the season of constant pit stains, funky smells, and that horrible feeling of arriving at work drenched in a layer of sweat before nearly catching a cold in your over-air-conditioned office. Show More Summary
Oliver Stone ain't afraid to give you the cold hard truth... when it comes to how he spent his downtime at Comic-Con. The Oscar-winning director was in San Diego repping his new film, "Snowden," when he shot down a photog trying to ...
On a cold day in January of 1830, a small Methodist school was carved out of the North Alabama wilderness and named LaGrange College. The college was built in the community of LaGrange near what is now Leighton in Colbert County, south of Lauderdale County where it is now located. Show More Summary
The young man was maybe in his close family. Nothing cold be worse than next-of-kin trouble. She'd heard that, though secretly she longed for kin of her own. Such trouble must be wonderful. Why did people not know their plights were lovely? Jonathan Gash, The Year of the Woman
The Cold War returns to the Democratic Party.
Ten-year-old music streaming giant Spotify is the veritable veteran in the digital music wars. With more than 100 million users — 30 million of which pay $10 per month for the service's premium, ad-free version — Spotify continues to...Show More Summary
The anti-Russian propaganda across the U.S. political/media system is so pervasive that even members of Congress know little about the events that launched a new Cold War, as Elizabeth Murray learned and David Swanson reported. By David Swanson Elizabeth Murray served as Deputy…Read more ?
RIGA (Reuters) - Hidden in the forests of Aluksne, near Latvia's north-eastern border with Russia, the remains of a former Soviet nuclear missile base are a magnet for tourists now rather than a top-secret site manned by soldiers.
Fact: Ken Griffey Jr. was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. He is the first No. 1 overall pick to be enshrined at Cooperstown. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: MLB Network Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
Due to its unwillingness to dissolve in cold liquids, table sugar is the enemy of iced coffee. You could whip up a simple syrup, or you could reach for something that’s most likely already in your fridge: maple syrup. Read more...
“The War Book reveals a world of meticulous BBC planning. The Wartime Broadcasting System (WTBS) – referred to in the book as ‘Deferred Facilities’ – would have operated from 11 protected bunkers spread across the UK.”
Impromptus today is the usual mishmash, featuring Mussolini, Trump, Chris Sale (baseball pitcher), Pavarotti (late tenor), Admiral Byrd (went where it’s cold), and more. The column ends with my favorite national-anthem singer of the year. Speaking of singers, Angela Gheorghiu is in my lineup as well. Show More Summary
Fiction is full of spooky weird stories that will give you chills, but truth is stranger than fiction. There are plenty of cold cases from the past in which the murder was never determined, but some stand out for their complete weirdness. Show More Summary