The great contradiction in this playoff series is that the Raptors were built to tank and the Nets were built with the expectations of the most expensive team in NBA history.
Photos of this happy wedding of a Chinese lady who married an Indian man at his hometown have attracted a flurry of comments on tiexue.net. While some extended their congratulations to the couple, the most popular comments on the thread were scornful, scathing and sometimes even downright malicious. [ more › ]
The Brooklyn Nets are getting ready to take on the Toronto Raptors in the first round of the NBA playoffs, but how will they get past this young Raptors squad? Tune into the video above with Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News to find out! Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Gallup shows the numbers. Gallup now estimates that about 9-10 million people have gained insurance since Obamacare rolled out last year. If you assume that perhaps a million people lost insurance, that’s a net increase of 8-9 million. Of this, about half gained insurance through the exchanges. The rest gained it through Medicaid and increased […]
We're still waiting for Deron Williams. Not the Deron Williams from the last three seasons, the point guard who has been disconcertingly inconsistent and sometimes in a sour mood, battling ankle injuries and confidence issues.
The girls from Orange is The New Black are back in town. After months of waiting for the second season trailer, Netflix has finally released the full thing. A few weeks ago we previewed a teaser trailer of the ladies released by Netflix, and while it didn’t show us nearly enough, it looked extremely promising
By Trefis: SanDisk Corporation (SNDK) announced its Q1 2014 earnings on April 16. The company generated net revenues of $1.51 billion on the back of strong enterprise and client solid state drive (SSD) sales, exceeding the upper end of its revenue guidance. Show More Summary
Creating a library for persisting the application state data between work sessions
We’re sometimes asked whether life-saving interventions (such as insecticide-treated net distribution) risk leading to overpopulation. A common response is that (as argued by Hans Rosling of Gapminder and the most recent Gates Foundation annual letter, among others) the reverse dynamic … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
By: Trevor Loudon Editor: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton See a Listing of KeyWiki Progressive/Marxist Profiles on NoisyRoom.net Take the Fight to the Progressives and the Enemies Within! KeyWiki.org Page: http://keywiki.org/Barbara_Lee Election...Show More Summary
Every 60 seconds, a child dies from malaria. This isn't an old statistic -- this is reality for thousands of children in sub-Saharan Africa today in 2014. The United Nations Foundation's Nothing But Nets campaign has been working hard since 2006 to change this reality. Show More Summary
Serebii Picture: Latias confirmed as a PokéBall Pokémon for Super Smash Bros for Wii U http://t.co/oV6DIIAFJJ pic.twitter.com/H3HP25EuPK — Serebii.net (@SerebiiNet) April 17, 2014 Serebii Picture: Lugia also confirmed as a PokéBall Pokémon for Super Smash Bros for Wii U http://t.co/oV6DIIAFJJ pic.twitter.com/2TUqoVHpmk — Serebii.net (@SerebiiNet) April 17, 2014
Let’s imagine something. Let’s say that you’re a town planner, working for the city where you live. Your city has an issue with congestion. Large, 18-wheeler trucks drive in, and they get stuck. Lanes get blocked up, and eventually, all motor vehicles are moving at a pace as slow as cold molasses. Show More Summary
We’re not sure why so many hilariously-struggly weaves exist but the internet can’t seem to get enough of them. Hit the jump for MORE of the struggliest weaves on the ‘net.
BET can dress its hosts however the hell it wants -- even if that means forcing a transgender person to dress like a man -- and that's why the judge threw out B. Scott's discrimination lawsuit.TMZ broke the story, Scott sued the network, claiming it…
Amid simmering tensions between the Kremlin and the White House, can Russians and Americans find any cultural common ground? NBA player Andrei Kirilenko of the Brooklyn Nets thinks there's one place where Russia and the West can put politics aside. Show More Summary
This is from John B. Chilton: For those who don’t click through this is what Tyler wrote: “6. The exchanges will be mostly working by March 2014, but by then the risk pool will be dysfunctional. In the meantime, real net prices will creep up, if only through implicit rationing and restrictions on provider networks. […]
We estimate Coca-Cola’s single cup serves will be able to garner ~0.6% of its American sales by 2015, which could rise to more than 3% by 2020. This implies net sales worth more than $700 million by 2020. Since we assume Green Mountain to command a royalty rate of 10%, there could be more than $70 million of annual revenue addition by 2020.
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Forbes is out with its latest ranking of rich musicians. Diddy again leads a list of 5 Richest Hip Hop artists with his estimated fortune of $700 million, a jump of $120 million over his net worth last year. As with most of the artists on the list, much of the earnings come from ventures outside of cutting new tracks and touring. Show More Summary