Hi there, Morons and Moronettes. As many of you are undoubtedly aware, we've had some advancements in the Ebola storyline, and it changes the perspective of the entire story. Last night's post was based on the understanding that our dear...
Fretting and pacing are two of Dean Lombardi's default mechanisms. That, and sprinkling references to Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson or the Pittsburgh Steelers during a routine conversation.
When it comes to George R.R. Martin?s A Song of Ice and Fire, or even HBO?s Game of Thrones, the conversation is always about who may or may not die, because this world is filled with surprising deaths. So much so that statistician Richard Vale has figured out a way to analyze the past to tell us who might not be around for the future. Click To Continue Reading
Echo is a startup that’s been helping big companies and their agencies create widgets that highlight social media conversations. Now, with the launch of a new product called the Echo Experience Studio, co-founder and Chief Product Officer...Show More Summary
In San Francisco? Join neuroscientist and opera singer Indre Viskontas on October 28 for a conversation with Mythbusters’ Adam Savage in a special live production of the Inquiring Minds podcast! We'll discuss the joy of using science and critical thinking to explore and understand our world. Show More Summary
Join our Tweetchat this Thursday at 12:00 p.m. Pacific/ 3p.m. Eastern for lively conversation and a chance to win one of two $50 gift cards! Use #WBChat and #GRSChat to participate. This week's topic: Mastering Your Finances! Join us as we talk about making a budget that fits your lifestyle,...
If you've ever wondered if it's possible to converse in vernacular consisting almost entirely of industry buzzwords, look no further: We're officially in the thick of Advertising Week 2014 The buzzwords are signs of an ever-evolvingShow More Summary
Americans talk a lot about college. Eavesdrop on almost any conversation -- in a restaurant, an airport, even the local pub. Chances are, it won't be long before it becomes clear that the folks you're overhearing met in college. Or college basketball takes over the conversation. Show More Summary
Josh Bis Conor Oberst: You no longer need to wear black Converse to see him. The first time I saw Conor Oberst was in 2005. I was 16. He was playing with his so-many-feelings band, Bright Eyes, and fellow Saddle Creek Records label mates,...Show More Summary
The first-ever Ebola diagnosis in the US was confirmed on Tuesday, prompting new conversations about the virus and how it may affect Americans. Following the diagnosis news, the White House tweeted facts about Ebola, assuring, "America...Show More Summary
kelly o Renee Erickson gently pulls at the strings of restaurant culture and makes it all seem more relaxed, with a sense of generous ease. Her restaurants are full of light, artwork, and good conversation. She's not afraid to tell a...Show More Summary
While my club days are long behind me, I can still keep up with the best of them thanks to Edie Parker’s glow-in-the-dark clutches. These are the perfect conversation pieces, whether you’re looking to impress girlfriends, meet a guy,...Show More Summary
At the CityLab summit in LA yesterday—right about the time that Tony Hsieh's Downtown Project was supposedly laying off a third of its staff—I was having a conversation with a young, excitable urbanist who was heading to Vegas to see the Zappos CEO's $350 million instant neighborhood in the city's revitalized downtown for himself. Read more...
By Len Zehr: I recently sat down with the management team at Pivotal Therapeutics (OTCQX:PVTTF; CSE : PVO) to discuss the company's VASCAZEN product that addresses Omega-3 deficiency in cardiovascular disease ( ( CVD)) patients, an under-recognized, yet highly prevalent condition. Show More Summary
Not long ago, I got drawn into an extended Facebook conversation about the albums the Beatles might have made in the 1970s had they not split up. This is one of my favorite exercises, not only in regard to the Beatles but to everything — the alternate history of rock ’n’ roll.
In the midst of a national conversation about rape on college campuses, Sandton Technologies has released a so-called affirmative consent app that aims to eliminate or reduce rape among young people. Here's how the Good2Go app works....Show More Summary
Irreverent, crass, and capable of turning a conversation about arson and foot fetishism into the believable foundation of a burgeoning relationship, the first season of You’re the Worst was the most enjoyable TV show of the summer. The FX comedy from Stephen Falk was relegated to a 10:30 p.m. Show More Summary
Oil got crushed yesterday. Then it bounced this morning. Now, amid a broad market selloff, it's being sold off again. Here's a multi-day chart that puts things into perspective. Join the conversation about this story »
Emmi Solutions uses simple, conversational videos to explain complex medical issues. Anyone who has had a chronic medical issue--or a family member with one--knows how difficult it can be to understand what their doctors are talking about. Show More Summary
Feminism pioneer Gloria Steinem says that if anything good has come from the NFL's domestic violence scandal, it's that we're actually talking about domestic violence. "When the women's movement started, there was not even a term called domestic violence," the 80-year-old activist said in an interview. "It was just called life."