In his book about the 1992 U.S. Men’s Basketball Team, Dream Team, Jack McCallum writes about an intersquad scrimmage that was played three days before the 1992 Barcelona Olympics that pitted one team of legendary NBA superstars against another. Show More Summary
In sixth grade I looked up from my book one day and realized that every other girl in my class had grown out her bangs. It was as if it had happened overnight — last I'd checked, there was absolutely nothing about me that would set me apart from the crowd, either in a good or bad way. Show More Summary
The opening day of the 2017 Pokémon World Championships is in the books. More than 900 Pokémon TCG and video game competitors from 40-plus countries arrived in sunny southern California for one reason—to become the next World Champion. Show More Summary
R.L. Stine’s massively successful book series GOOSEBUMPS became a multimedia juggernaut in the 1990s, with a successful TV series and all kinds of video games and other merchandise. It continues to go strong to this day, with a successful 2015 film that’s soon getting a sequel, and new books being released regularly, currently under the […]
The Real Reason Markets Swooned Yesterday It’s the same one that explains why they are rising today and might fall the day after. Bloomberg, August 18, 2017 In the 1927 book “Security Speculation – The Dazzling Adventure,” Laurence H. Show More Summary
This is a great deal for those looking to purchase a flight by end of day tomorrow, August 19, 2017. If you book a flight through the site Upside and you spend $400, you’ll receive a $250 gift card. The gift card can be redeemed forShow More Summary
This will be my last post until Labor Day. I will be spending as little time online as possible, reading books instead, spending time with family and friends and working on World After Capital. I will be disabling all notifications on my phone and checking email only twice a day. Show More Summary
I have so many thoughts on this that I don’t even know where to begin. It’s a sad day in the world when you have to fear radical Islamists coming
When white supremacists plan rallies like the one a few days ago in Charlottesville, Virginia, they often organize their events on Facebook, pay for supplies with PayPal, book their lodging with... To view the full story, click the title link.
This is a quick reminder that if you have Jetsetter credits or gift cards you should try to use them now! Last week I found out that the Jetsetter site (3rd party hotel booking site for those wondering what the heck Jetsetter is) is fully revamping their site. While you can no longer book hotels… The post Last Days to Use Your Jetsetter Credits! appeared first on Deals We Like.
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Gabe: My wife Kara planned a vacation to celebrate me turning forty next month. We just got back from eight glorious days in Maui and my sunburn has officially entered the “itchy as fuck” phase. I’m not good at vacationing and eight days is actually the longest I’ve ever allowed myself to take off. Show More Summary
Happy Wednesday! How is your week going so far? It’s definitely one of those weeks where I can’t remember what day it is. We’re steadily making our way through August and inching ever closer to autumn. Hooray! … A bit of a personal announcement. Show More Summary
“The idea that a ‘book of the year’ can be assessed annually by a bunch of people – judges who have to read almost a book a day – is absurd, as is the idea that this is any way of honouring a writer.” Amit Chaudhuri in The Guardian about why the Man Booker Prize “is bad […] The post Bad for Books appeared first on The Millions.
During the last few days I've been finishing my latest book, Microservices for everyone. I've used the Leanpub self-publishing platform again. I wrote about the process before and still like it very much. Every now and then Leanpub adds...Show More Summary
Phil Connors will stop having to live the same day over again (and again and again) in Broadway’s Groundhog Day on September 17. The musical, based on the film with a book from screenwriter Danny Rubin and music and lyrics from Matilda’s Tim Minchin, opened to acclaim in London, winning ... More »
Book a table now and get P300 off! Poblacion, as we all know, is a mecca for international eats and interesting finds. After a long day at work, sometimes a night cap is exactly what you want but maybe you need a break from your go-to pub and drinks. C? Chi Bar will do just that and […]
Hillary Clinton's pastor has acknowledged he plagiarized part of the prayer commentary he sent her the day after she lost the presidential election, a devotional that is at the heart of a book he published Tuesday.
Categories: The Fabulous Five were having a lovely day out in London. Jeffrey led, as usual, guide book in hand, while Dan was almost knocked over […] (Read more...)
The book reveals the prayer emails that the pastor sent to Clinton every morning of her campaign, and some of her responses to them.