It’s the Wall Street Journal saying this, not some loony-left publication. The Affordable Care Act, President Barack Barack Obama’s signature health law, is already boosting household income and spending. The Commerce Department reported Monday that consumer spending rose a better-than-expected 0.4% and personal incomes climbed 0.3% in January. Show More Summary
Paris Fashion Week is the grand finale of Fashion Month, which means that street style stars have to pull out of their beauty stops to get snapped before time is up! Red lips, bold lashes, and envy-inducing brows have already been spotted, and we're here to show it to you. Show More Summary
Interesting juxtaposition in the Weekend Wall Street Journal book review section: The Saturday Essay: Don't Call Us Bossy: Confident girls are often called the other B-word, and it can keep them from reaching their full potential, write Sheryl Sandberg and Anna Maria Chávez. Although the two of us come from...
By Hillery Alley Published: March 09th, 2014 As we've pointed out before, the road to hell is paved with good intentions, and the street lamps along that road are illuminated by feeble attempts at self-improvement. The cold, harsh reality is that sometimes doing the right thing doesn't necessar
The Tory leadership is not best pleased with James Brokenshire, the Immigration Minister whose ill-judged speech turned a media spotlight onto the Cameron’s nanny. There are mutterings in Downing Street… Continue reading The post David Cameron pays the price for another lazy shuffle appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
My Sunday morning reading materials: • The market is up 170% since 2009, but are you? (MarketWatch) • Your Wilting Retirement: Company 401(k) Plans Get Stingy (Businessweek) • Things You Can Do That Wall Street Can’t (Motley Fool) • Is...Show More Summary
By Dr. Bill Conerly: When will the Federal Reserve tighten? Let's watch the same information that the Fed does. In their parlance, the plan is "data dependent." The recent Wall Street Journal interview with Bill Dudley, President of the New York Federal Reserve Bank, underscores the point. Show More Summary
Three Fools take to the air to discuss story versus spectacle in the video game business, and offer some ideas for which studios stand to profit most.
Summarizes the paper of Kelly and Street "Review of the elements of 2-categories" containing common background material for papers in the Sydney Category Seminar Lecture Notes 420
In a fun feature on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, “Lie Witness News,” he sends a camera crew out onto the streets of Los Angeles to ask pedestrians about events that have not happened. But the people are too embarrassed or ill-informed to...Show More Summary
New Jersey’s Packer Shoes partnered with street artist Stash on a special edition of the Reebok Insta Pump Fury in celebration of the silhouette’s 20th anniversary. Taking advantage of the artist’s signature palette of tonal blues, the… Reebok x Packer Shoes x Stash Insta Pump Fury 20th Anniversary is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
Eater Chicago reports that "raucous biker barbeque mini-chain" Dinosaur Bar-B-Que is coming to Chicago, having signed a lease for a nearly 13,000-square foot space on Weed Street. [ more › ]
This story is from VICE News, our new news website. See more at vicenews.com. VICE News's Alex Miller is on the ground at Caracas's Altamira Square as protesters hit the streets.
NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland — Appearing at a panel with Eagle Forum’s Phyllis Schlafly across the street from the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Saturday morning, conservative columnist Ann Coulter joked that Republicans...Show More Summary
In late December, a 32-year-old woman was killed in Greenpoint after two drivers struck her while she crossed the street at the corner of McGuinness Boulevard and Nassau Avenue. Local pols and activists called for increased traffic safety...Show More Summary
With thousands of artists descending on Austin for SXSW, there are incredible acts on practically every street corner — but we'll be structuring our schedules around these new favorites. Read on for verbal and visual introductions from...Show More Summary
What happens on Weezer Cruise clearly doesn’t stay on the Weezer Cruise. This excited fan breaks the one rule that everyone was told before they climbed aboard the good ship Buddy Holly: Do not attempt to rap with Rivers Cuomo. Why you ask? Because Rivers will sit bewildered without telling you to stop for well over two minutes.
Mitchell Wright, a nine-year veteran of the Seattle police force who spent three of those working with the DEA, had big dreams. He wasn't satisfied with taking drugs off the streets — in fact, it was the opposite. He was going to become a drug kingpin, and strippers were going to help him. Read more...