Most presidents take a keen interest in their legislative agenda, working with policymakers to craft laws that satisfy their aims and objectives. They have goals, and they want to see them accomplished. But what happens when the president...Show More Summary
I recently had the pleasure of reading Scott Adams’ book How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big. At one point in the book, Adams refers to a set of skills that will serve a person well in succeeding in virtually any career...Show More Summary
Marshawn Lynch’s Raiders jersey has been a big seller this offseason. (AP) If Marshawn Lynch fails spectacularly with the Oakland Raiders at least a lot of people will have his jersey to wear ironically, like anyone with a Jerry Rice Denver Broncos jersey. Show More Summary
While the Republican Congress is dealing with the death throes of Trumpcare, there's a really big thing that really has to be passed looming. And Republicans are divided on that, too. Republicans are divided over whether to raise the...Show More Summary
Toot toot! If you see Trump playing truck driver while sitting in a big shiny truck, you can bet a Republican healthcare bill has just failed. It's happened twice so far. According to the A.V. Club: The first incidence was way back on March 23 when the president’s healthcare bill was dealt its first seemingly mortal blow while still in the House. Show More Summary
The NFL has moved away from shelling out big bucks for running backs. But Bell could help turn the tide next season. After failing to agree on a contract extension with the Pittsburgh Steelers, All-Pro running back Le’Veon Bell is set to play out 2017 on a one-year deal. Show More Summary
On the left, it’s been one big high-five in recent days. Obamacare is failing. Many states are down to one insurer, and some soon may have none. Premiums are increasing at double-digit rates. Enforcement mechanisms have been abandoned, meaning the death spiral is fully operational and the system will fail in time no matter what. […]
The advantage to a team needing everything going into a draft is that nobody can complain that the general manager failed to fill a need. So…
Not long ago, photographer Marc Weisberg shared with us a very unpleasant experience he had with FedEx. They failed to deliver the gear on time for his workshop, which cost him $1000. The article reached DIYP, as well as other blogs and social media pages. Show More Summary
A couple was inspired by the dirty dancing lift so they tried it themselves and it didn't exactly go as planned. It was a big fail. This Couple Tried to Recreate the ‘Dirty Dancing’ Lift and It Didn’t Go Well is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Surging optimism in financial markets hasn't translated into a big pickup in economic growth. Stocks hit records Friday and big U.S. banksreported stronger-than-expected earnings. But new government data showed consumers pulled back spending at mid-year even as markets rallied. Show More Summary
Nomi Prins while speaking on central bank policy in Japan warns that easy money policy from central banks puts us all at risk. Here's why she believes that too big to fail could be even worse in a financial shock during the next round... The post Nomi Prins: Easy Money Policy Allows for Another Crisis was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
As big retailers like Dollar Tree expand in New York City, independent stores are changing inventory and emphasizing their local roots. But some still fail.
Barring a total blindside, Cody will be the third houseguest evicted from Big Brother 19 on Thursday night. Which means we'll be deprived of his dead-eyed, sociopathic stare. You know what we're talking about: he looks like if Jim Caviezel went all Javier Bardem in No Country for Old Men. Or if... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Big Brother 19 Cody Nickson
Wants China move Chelsea have been dealt another blow in the transfer market according to Gazzetta Italia, with the Blues chase for Pierre Emerick Aubameyang looking doomed to fail. The player himself is apparently looking for a move to China, with all the riches that will entail, and does not want to sign for Chelsea […]
LONDON — The UK is at risk of a sovereign credit rating downgrade if the government fails to strike a post-Brexit trade deal with the European Union, Moody's said on Wednesday. Moody's, which is one of the world's big three credit rating...Show More Summary
Over three decades of failed policy has allowed the Fed to push financial mutations on Wall Street and Main Street. David Stockman says that Trump now has a financial bubble of his own, and that it's about to blow... The post Donald Trump’s Very Own Big, Fat, Ugly Bubble was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
Theresa May fails at politics. What some of us knew a few months ago is now common currency, thanks to the worst campaign in modern times and plunging the Tories into a hole so big they haven't even found the sides yet. And she carries on blundering along. Show More Summary
Jimmy Kimmel used a puppet to illustrate the failed diversionary tactics of Kellyanne Conway: "What's a meeting, Jimmy?" And Stephen Colbert just went with the real thing, cutting in his own questions with actual Kellyanne performance...Show More Summary
Now that Kesha's out to make her big musical comeback, she has some deets to spill about that awkward red carpet experience with Jerry Seinfeld. The singer was recently interviewed on Sirius XM's show Hits 1 in Hollywood and had quite...Show More Summary