Submitted by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, I just got back from Caracas, Venezuela, a city so dangerous that every time I left my hotel, the staff would warn me against even going outside. It’s an incredibly difficult reality to reconcile. Show More Summary
The soft clink of container against flask and the quiet slosh of liquid woke me quickly and completely. No ancillary,...
Top light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera is still very upset that an IBF final eliminator bout against Artur Beterbiev has been derailed by his visa issues. Barrera, who is ranked #8 by the IBF [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Karrueche Tran says she felt discriminated against by Hollywood employers because of her decision to reconcile with her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown—time and time again—throughout the years.
I'd like to tell you that I was far too evolved and secure in my self-worth to compare myself against others; that, I'd long since stopped engaging in such futile acts of self-sabotage. Alas, I cannot. It does give me some reassurance that I'm not the only half-intelligent person who's fallen into the comparison trap. Show More Summary
A talent competition-based reality show is my television sweet spot. “Big Brother” bores me. The weepy drama of “The Bachelor” and its various spinoffs have never really held my interest. But pit talented people against each other doing things that feel simultaneously achievable and impossible, like a Sonya Tayeh contemporary dance …
TweetHey, you know how pissed off our slow, inefficient, politics-addled, ideologically-driven SFMTA is at Uber and Lyft and all the rest? EXTREMELY! So our SFMTA is doing all it can to reign in and profit from the Uber Lyft. But until our SFMTA can rope those cash cows, it’s going to fence off parts of […]
DonkeyHotey would have a field day with Chris Christie's appearance on Hannity's show Tuesday evening. Christie, speaking of his bullying acumen with regard to Vladimir Putin, said, "Put me in the ring against Vladimir Putin, we’ll do...Show More Summary
During a two-hour interview on a wide variety of topics, Kanye West told SHOWstudio that he has been discriminated against in the fashion industry because he is not gay: “I feel like I got discriminated in fashion for not being gay. In music, y… The post Kanye West: The Fashion Industry Discriminated Against Me for Not Being Gay appeared first on Towleroad.
Ben Carson doesn’t want anyone blaming the guns, but on Tuesday he came awfully close to blaming the victims. During an appearance on Fox and Friends, Carson trotted out the usual NRA-endorsed conservative argument against stricter gun laws: Guns don’t kill people, the mentally ill do. Show More Summary
I'm not sure I can help you on whether the S&P 500 Index trades at 2,100 or 1,800. Firstly, punditry leaves me cold, and I'm no pundit. Actually, wrong question. I don't measure myself against the S&P 500 Index. NASDAQ 100 is my benchmark. For active players, NASDAQ is your playpen. [...]
"I don't really remember me voting that way," Graham now says of his vote against aid for his Northern neighbors
Please give to me, but not to thee Oh, fuck this guy: Graham was among the Republican senators who opposed a federal aid package in January 2013 to assist states hit by Hurricane Sandy, but now he doesn't remember why. "I'm all for helping the people in New Jersey. Show More Summary
The advocate general of the European Court of Justice has said Britain is within its rights to restrict welfare payments to EU citizens living in the UK in a closely followed ruling ahead of the country's In/Out referendum on its membership of the EU.
In 1970, left-wing Italian terrorist group the Red Brigades gathered at a Costaferrata restaurant to declare war against the state. “I had no idea that the group in front of me was going to make headlines for years,” says owner Anna Incerti.
Things are officially not cool between Stephen A. Smith and Kevin Durant. On the heels of last week's war of words between the ESPN personality and the Oklahoma City Thunder star, Smith went on a WWE-style screed against the All-Star on Monday's episode of "First Take." "You don't want to make an enemy out of me," Smith said, referencing Durant. Show More Summary
It seemed to me that playing a thematic attack against the King's Indian Defense gave me a straightforward victory. However, post-game analysis reveals several errors in my game. My tunnel vision in pursuit of one idea led to missing a checkmate in one, another checkmate in two, and several better moves throughout. Show More Summary
I live like it’s a game - I'm suddenly reminded how awesome the world is. I found it odd that a dude who said he was a Buddhist would be against such a view of life. The post Why a Buddhist Therapist Made My Girlfriend Break Up With Me appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Tweets: Famous people react to Liverpool sacking Brendan Rodgers - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool have sacked Brendan Rodgers after a poor start to the season. The Reds played out a 1-1 draw against Everton, in the Merseyside Derby, earlier this afternoon. Show More Summary
Last week, Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis, saying she “felt abandoned” by Democrats in her fight against same-sex marriage, decided to change her party affiliation. As she put it: “I've always been a Democrat, but the party left me.”“Really?” asked a number of Times readers, in some rather blunt...