With a mixture of experienced campaigners and new names, Ben Bloom looks at Australia's 17-man squad for this summer's Ashes...
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by Angela Guess Amrita Jayakumar recently wrote for the Washington Post, “DJ Patil, who was named the nation’s first chief data scientist last month, shares credit for coining the term “data science.” He is the latest Silicon ValleyShow More Summary
Will the slipper fit? With March Madness at its apex, there's a lot of fairy godmother dust in the air right now at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Virginia. If you're not familiar, that's where a certain team by the name of George Mason plays its basketball. Show More Summary
Can't you just hearing yourself singing along? I know I can! But what's with those names? And which one was which? And why? Answers lie within. The Names of the Spice Girls: Explained originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]
Love our article that we published today about the Spice Girls, but don't quite understand it? We're here to help you read us! Explained: The Names of the Spice Girls: Explained originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]
Cadillac's CT6 flagship ushers in the company's new naming system.
On Tuesday, NBC’s chief foreign affairs correspondent Andrea Mitchell took time out of her NBC Nightly News report from Switzerland on the Iranian nuclear talks to hail Secretary of State John Kerry as someone who “doesn’t give up easily” and gush that a local pizzeria in the town where the talks are being held has decided to name “a pizza after him.”
Last week, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed a law with the same name as one signed on the federal level by President Bill Clinton in 1993, which was co-sponsored by
Houston is a city that prides itself on having no official zoning, and Houston neighborhoods have a decidedly freewheelin' feel. Management districts butt up against municipalities and unincorporated areas, which overlap with wards,Show More Summary
Hi, Dr. Les Muda here. You might know me from DoctorMuda.com and my occasional “guest appearances” here, including the one post I was brave enough to write here at LeanBlog.org under my own name. Be sure to check out my new post on Deming’s 14 Points. My new post is a “listicle.” What’s that? Read on… […]
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HX360 has named the four digital health startups as finalists in the HX360 Innovation Challenge competition. These companies, selected from an original field of eighty-three entries, will present their patient engagement solutions live...Show More Summary
Over the past three decades, Jay-Z has undergone an improbable transformation from drug dealer to rapper to music mogul. Now, the 45-year-old, whose real name is Shawn Carter, is trying out a new identity: music industry disruptor. On...Show More Summary
On Monday, Comedy Central announced that the new host of “The Daily Show,” who will replace Jon Stewart when he leaves sometime within the next year, is a thirty-one-year-old comedian from South Africa named Trevor Noah. For most Americans, and even many regular viewers of “The Daily Show,” the name was unfamiliar. Show More Summary
This is Philomela. This is not her real name; it is her poet name. “Philomela, of Greek mythology, had her tongue ripped out, but she continued to sing,” Philomela explained to us. I complimented her on her shirt, and she asked if she could sit with us. “Are you two artists?” she inquired. We explained that […]
Motorola has long taken the extreme route with its naming conventions and Samsung always seems to promise an entire Galaxy. But Asus’s approach is far less dramatic than much of the competition The company has focused its efforts onShow More Summary
You may not have heard of Goldie. He’s an actor and singer whose name refers to the bullion with which a cosmetic mason has decorated his incisors. A recent James… Read more The post Hard lessons appeared first on The Spectator.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China welcomes Taiwan's decision to apply to join the Beijing-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) as long as the self-ruled island uses an appropriate name, state news agency Xinhua reported on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Hi! My name is Regina Pagles and I am a portrait photographer residing in the rural community of Springdale, Utah (Pop. 450), just outside of Zion National Park. I have a small studio where I have been taking portraits of friends and family since I discovered studio lighting in 2010. I have combined the techniquesContinue...