A trucker in Alabama rolled his 18-wheeler while performing a little do-it-yourself dentistry east of Tuscaloosa, authorities said.
Scott Walker has had a good week. The press is googly-eyed over him, waxing on about how he could just win this thing, and he's still rolling on his high from last weekend's Freedom Summit. Of course, that's not really something to write...Show More Summary
THE dedicated watcher of the international movie scene may find that “Solothurn” does not roll off the tongue in the way that, say, “Toronto” or “Sundance” or “Berlin” does. But this pretty Swiss town has just held its 50th festival of feature and short films, along with a plethora of documentaries. Show More Summary
The most recent challenge asked for blues songs from well-known politicians contemplating the forthcoming general election. In a small but accomplished entry the Lib Dem leader dominated the stage. John… Continue reading The post Spectator competition: Ed Miliband’s bacon roll blues (plus: new ways with Sonnet 18) appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Before discussing, I’d like WizBangers to read these two articles. The first, by Matt Tiabbi of Rolling Stone, nicely encapsulates the snit-fit liberals are having over the film American Sniper. It can easily been summarized something...Show More Summary
I recently read this article about how the nude selfie and the culture of social media in general is changing our perception of what "normal" behavior is. We hear about nude photos being leaked and condescendingly roll our eyes. WhyShow More Summary
The Vatican rolled out a new Catholic women’s initiative just before Christmas. However, not everyone is loving the new promotional video that features Italian actress Nancy Brilli. In fact, the Catholic women’s initiative video is leaving...Show More Summary
There have been lots of reports that WhatsApp will roll out free voice calling in India in 2015. However, there’s been no confirmed timeline for when that might happen. Late last night, images of WhatsApp’s new voice calling feature appeared on reddit. It’s not clear how many people have access to the updated user interface. VentureBeat is studying social media […]
Celebrating California's natural hues and textures, different parts of the house echo the site's local landscapes. Its rolling zinc roofs echo waves and wind patterns coming off the ocean, while the striated color patterns in rammed earth walls
The Slow Mo Guys show us what happens when you press the shutter button of a DSLR camera by capturing the moment at high speed, up to 10,000fps, later explaining the process and drawbacks of a rolling shutter mechanism.
Let’s all remember, Sequestration was very much Obama’s idea in the first place 5 things to know before Obama rolls out his budget Monday Not included in the list, but
One hundred and fifty years ago Congress passed the Thirteenth Amendment and paved the way for ratification by the states. With a roll call and signatures roughly 240 years of slavery ended and yet as a nation we do nothing to publicly acknowledge this milestone. It’s striking given our collective embrace of a narrative that […]
What’s up for Super Bowl 2015 when it comes to those beloved TV ads? Everything from the awww-too-cute puppy commercials (wave your paws!) to The Voice (roll your chair!) to Kim Kardashian (wiggle your derriere!). And although it might...Show More Summary
Have a BMW, Mini or Rolls Royce with the ConnectedDrive feature parked in your driveway? Maybe all three? Well, it turns out there was a bug that allowed ne'er-do-wells to manipulate it -- entirely wirelessly. According to Reuters, by simulating a fa...
Every year, brands roll out the big social media guns on Super Bowl Sunday. And every year, a brand or two get a touchdown, most brands are largely ignored, and some end up investing time and effort in poorly conceived strategies that give those brands a notch in the "Loss" column.
The red-hot Los Angeles Clippers looked to keep rolling on Friday night, when they took on the New Orleans Pelicans. The surging Clippers had ripped off wins in six straight and eight of nine, but they faced a tough test from the Pelicans, who saw their four-game win streak snapped their last time out. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Some columnists write New Year’s columns chronicling the mistakes over the last year. I don’t, but as this January has rolled on, it’s become clear I’ve made many about the
These easy mini New England clam chowder bowls are the perfect Super Bowl snack food for Patriots fans! Simply slice the tops off of sour dough (or cracked wheat sour dough) rolls and scoop out the center to create a bowl.
The Atlanta Hawks just keep on rolling. In the fourth quarter on Friday against the Portland Trail Blazers, Hawks point guard Jeff Teague faked out two defenders with a pump fake after driving to the rim. With both Portland players out of position, Teague easily made the point-blank layup. Show More Summary
ROLL CALL: Democrats Lose Candidate and Hope in New York Special Election. “The date hasn’t even been set, but Republicans have all but won the special election in New York’s 11th District. The Staten Island-based district has swung from being a top Democratic target in the midterms all the way across the competitive spectrum to […]