They say a picture is worth a thousand words, and that was certainly true at the end of the Oscars on Sunday night. Anyone watching the ceremony at home could tell that the Dolby Theater descended into stunned silence, followed by pandemonium...Show More Summary
WRITING A NONFICTION BOOK? Advice From Dan Drezner. This is good advice: If you’re writing thousands of words a day, then don’t check your phone, don’t clean up your office, don’t spend inordinate amounts of time on food, and sleep only when you must. Apologize to your significant other that you are so distracted — […]
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"Apologize to your significant other that you are so distracted — but between the two of us, it’s really a #sorrynotsorry kind of moment."From Dan Drezner's "So you want to write a nonfiction book/A few tips for those writers intimidated by the idea of writing something that contains many pages and a spine" at WaPo. Show More Summary
A massive memory leak from web services and security company Cloudflare may have exposed user data for thousands of sites using the service. In other words: it’s time to change your passwords. Read more...
Sometimes a trailer is worth a thousand words, and the trailer for the upcoming Metal Shooter is definitely worth that. This shmup game feels like an update of classic games like Contra, and you can now join the beta in our forums to help make it even better. As you can see from the trailer,
Caique Oarsman, Anders Zorn, 1886 I can feel the air and sun and spray. Ocean vacation anyone?
WarIsBoring Security, Mispronouncing a single word may have cost thousands their lives. In 1937, social and economic tensions within the Dominican Republic were redirected at its neighbor to the west, Haiti. Events quickly escalated...Show More Summary
A picture says a thousand words, but on social media, they don’t always tell the whole story. It’s a point Carys Gray just proved on her Instagram account, busybeefitness. Her posts typically show off the results of her booty-focused...Show More Summary
A picture is worth a thousand words, but you also want to learn a little about a cat's personality. Knowing their likes and dislikes will help. These profiles are from a series of cat labels from Obvious Plant. See all ten of them here. The cats are all real, and available for adoption through the Santé D’Or Foundation in Los Angeles. -via Metafilter
This past Saturday, 11 February, an estimated four thousand people gathered on Ocean Beach in San Francisco to offer a message to the world, spelled out by a crowd on the sand. The 50-metre-high letters they created formed the word 'resist' followed by two exclamation marks (photo below by Stefan Ruenzel). Show More Summary
George Stubbs, Water Spaniel
Q: The NY Times recently referred to Ivanka Trump as Donald Trump’s eldest daughter. Why do we have two sets of words—“elder”/”eldest” and “older”/”oldest”? A: More than a thousand years ago, the Old English versions of “elder” and “eldest” were the original comparative and superlative forms of “old.” They meant the same thing as the... Show More Summary
Japan Mail Steamship Co., via BibliOdyssey Title: Nippon Yusen Kaisha = Japan Mail Steamship Co. [Three ukiyo-e women] Description: Three Ukiyoe women in kimono standing at the shore Subject (Company): Nihon Y?sen Kabushiki Kaisha ????????
When dealing with images the cliche’a picture is worth a thousand words’ is worth repeating. Good imagery forms a fundamental part of professional design, it helps attract people to your website and even convince them to return. But not everyone is a photographer and few achieve good results without all the equipment. Show More Summary
Running a professional blog requires a financial investment on your part. Or, multiple investments. As I write these words from exotic and opulent Doha, Qatar, I can say that I have invested thousands of dollars on my blog. That’s nothing compared to guys like John Chow. Show More Summary
Beragmo Window, Belinda Del Pesco
Traditional celebration of US-backed Shah's toppling comes after Donald Trump sparked war of words with Tehran.
Some pictures say a thousand words. Others say 10 incredibly powerful ones. Actress Kathreen Khavari attended the Hollywood premiere of her HBO miniseries “Big Little Lies” on Tuesday, wearing a dress painted with the words, “My Iranian...Show More Summary
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