I’m a big fan of Firefly’s tea-flavored vodka, probably the best on the market. Recently the distillery, based in Wadmalaw Island, South Carolina, branched out into moonshine — unaged “raw corn whiskey,” available unflavored or in one of five different … Continue reading ?
Many of the questions from our audience revolved around topics such as: What’s the best way to collaborate with IT and why does marketing have to always bring the olive branch to IT? Is Big Data the perfect opportunity for Marketing and IT to finally collaborate? read more
The big news right this second is that Democrats have actually taken steps to break the filibuster for executive branch nominees and all judicial ones save to the Supreme Court. This is great news for many reasons, but a big one has to do with financial regulation. With Democrats on the D.C. Circuit Court, the rules in […]
Have you walked into your local bank branch recently? Probably not. Why would you? But if you did, you would find a large peaceful empty space like a church on Wednesday, and perhaps a few desks along the side with bored "bankers" waiting to make a home loan or set up a savings account, and a couple of tellers desperate for a customer to walk up. Show More Summary
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- The Atlanta Falcons should have learned their lesson the first time around in terms of defending Vincent Jackson. During a 31-23 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 7, the Falcons allowed the Buccaneers receiver to catch 10 passes for 138 yards with two touchdowns. Show More Summary
Three and a half years ago, 29 miners died in Massey Energy's Upper Big Branch Mine disaster. About 300 miles east from the locale of that tragedy, up until a day or two ago, you could walk through a "haunted" Halloween maze called The Miners' Revenge at King's Dominion theme park. The "attraction" was described this way: "Alone in the...
We know we're supposed to be impartial and all that, but we have to admit to being big fans of Icon's work. Whether it's a Bronco, a Toyota FJ, a Dodge D200 or even an old DeSoto wagon, the folks at Icon never fail to transform their projects from old and busted into eminently desirable. Show More Summary
Pretty big news out of the Senate this afternoon: The Senate defeated a filibuster and invoked cloture on the nomination of Richard Griffin to be National Labor Relations Board general counsel. In fact, it wasn’t even that close; the final vote was 62-37. As you may recall, Griffin was the sacrifice in the executive branch nomination […]
The attraction, part of the theme park's "Halloween Haunt" event, was seen by many as in poor taste due to the region's familiarity with mine disasters, in particular the 2010 Upper Big Branch explosion in West Virginia which killed 29 miners.
The Robertsons have made a big impact on television, bringing in incredible ratings and even selling millions of copies of DVDs. Now, they are going to attempt to branch out into another artistic medium, putting together a Christmas album for their most ardent of fans. Show More Summary
President Obama is seeking to destroy the Marines, the most fearsome, muscled, toughest branch of the military by making them wear little girly French bonnets instead of Man Hats, so warns the NY Post in an article laced with homophobia and classic heteronormative demagoguery. Show More Summary
Three months doesn't seem like nearly enough time to plan your wedding, but if you're two incredibly crafty sweethearts, it most definitely can be done. Case in point? These two cuties, who tackled every last aspect of their Big Day with some serious talent and beautifying skills that are sort of jaw-dropping. I'm talking everything…
You buy homeowners insurance hoping you’ll never need to use it. Then something happens. It’s not a big loss — maybe the neighbor’s kid throws a ball through the window or a falling branch damages the gutter.Do you file a claim? After all, that’s why you’ve paid the premiums all these years. Show More Summary
Outside of podcasting circles and the Los Angeles branch of the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, The Birthday Boys isn’t a name that carries a lot of weight. Beginning October 18, however, it will be the name attached to an IFC show and the sketch group that produces and stars in it—with help from the likes of Bob Odenkirk and Ben Stiller. Show More Summary
Big Ingress parties are happening in 35 cities right through to December Last weekend Niantic started off a major series of events in their location-based game, Ingress. The mostly-autonomous branch of Google working on this (and who...Show More Summary
Johnny Galecki is branching out beyond his role in the hit series "The Big Bang Theory." A chat with the actor.
Capital New York has been hiring up reporters to cover media and politics since Politico purchased the site last month, following the Beltway site's model of going big in signature beats before later branching out. Now that Capital is...Show More Summary
With banks across the country closing their branches, three banks have added to theirs over the past year -- and one has seen great rewards from this move. Let's see how Bank of America, BB&T, SunTrust, TD Bank, and Huntington Bancshares stack up.
To the people in control of the Executive Branch, violating our civil liberties is an essential government service. So — to ensure total fulfillment of Big Brother’s vast responsibilities — the National Security Agency is insulated from any fiscal disruption. The NSA’s surveillance programs are exempt from a government shutdown. Show More Summary
Bucking the industry trend, Huntington Bancshares is growing its branch count. Will it live to regret this?