Investing can be scary — especially if you're of the younger generation scarred by a close-up view of the financial crisis and destruction it wrought. But not investing is an even scarier proposition — one that a majority of millennials...Show More Summary
Economist Paul Krugman Tuesday calculated the number of Donald Trump voters who voted themselves out of health care by supporting the president-elect, finding that as many as 5.5 million people could lose access to health care thanks to their own vote. Noting Trump’s choice of Rep. Tom Price (R-GA)...
Leading Off: ? Pres-by-CD: We're rolling out five states from our project to calculate the presidential election results by congressional district: Georgia, Louisiana, Nevada, South Carolina, and Virginia. (Well, four states and one commonwealth.) We have a chart of all 435 congressional districts here, which also includes results from 2012. Show More Summary
The Economic Policy Institute calculated income inequality in the United States by state, metropolitan area and county. This map shows how much an individual needs to earn to be considered in the top one percent of his or her state. Follow BI Video: On Twitter Join the conversation about this story »
Sounds like: Phracture, MGMT, The Buttertones Song: Soft Powers - Strawberry Soup What's so good? Soft Powers' "Strawberry Soup" is a glam-filled indie pop gem for the masses. The pop-centric beat accompanied by the calculated guitar perfectly compliments the front and center yet echoey vocals. Show More Summary
“Since very few people school themselves in the use of reason beyond the calculation of self-interest encouraged by the regime, they need help on a vast number of issues. […] some kind of authority is often necessary for most men and women. Show More Summary
Our project to calculate the presidential election results by congressional district makes a stop in Oklahoma, which recently certified its official results. (Ballotpedia has a list of state certification deadlines.) We have a chart of all 435 congressional districts here, which also includes results from 2012. Show More Summary
In all the computations and calculations that go into the Moneyball approach to sports, there is one simple multiplication rule that trumps everything when it comes to using the approach in the NFL. Multiply zero wins by anything and...Show More Summary
…When an idiot-millennial does his thing at your place: Ask about his student loans, then do a calculation on your iPhone and tell him “Looks like you should have that all paid off by 2053!” Also, make him comfortable by dropping some Millennial-friendly colloquialisms. Show More Summary
On November 19th, at about 2:00am -- an hour calculated to prevent press, human rights defenders, and the citizenry from being present -- hundreds of police officers circled the Campamento por la Paz in Bogotá's Plaza de Bolivar. ByShow More Summary
By Amy Marturana for Well+Good When bloating, cramping, or heartburn strikes, my brain goes into (WTF) detective mode, calculating every last morsel that passed through my lips and evaluating it after the fact as a potential threat.Show More Summary
(Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ)) Research carried out by Dr. Marçal Capdevila-Cortada and Dr. Núria López (ICIQ) reveals the appearance of disordered structures in surfaces, affecting their properties. This discovery could help improve the physical and catalytic properties of this type of materials. Show More Summary
A hundred bucks in one state doesn’t always get you the same thing in another. Using calculations by the Bureau of Economic Analysis, here’s a state map from The New… Tags: income, New York Times
Yesterday, Donald Trump's news cycle was dominated by two stories: first, that the president-elect of the United States of America had a well-developed sense of the sanctity of the theatre, such that any on-stage politicking shockedShow More Summary
“In the late 1970s, a man who had changed the business world by turning massive calculators into handheld devices decided that he wanted to scratch another itch. And with that itch scratched, he introduced a world of creativity to bedroom warriors around the country – a set of training wheels to the musically inclined.”
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Tim Duy: December Still A Go, by Tim Duy: Some back of the envelope calculations: The Fed's long-run real GDP growth estimate - the rate of potential GDP growth - is 1.8%. According to Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stan Fischer...
Leading Off: ? Pres-by-CD: It's that time again! Daily Kos Elections is once again calculating presidential election results by congressional district in all 50 states, and we're out with our first set of data from New Hampshire. We'll...Show More Summary
“If that’s who you think we are, you’re making a fatal calculation. We’re clerks and bankers and police officers and we even got a judge. And if you’re dim enough to fight us, I’m gonna rain bloody hellfire down on you and all you love.” Sounds like a pretty heavy threat. Show More Summary
Household chores, such as cooking and laundry, are worth around £1 trillion to the UK economy, according to a study by the Office for National Statistics (ONS). The ONS found that women carry out 60% more unpaid work than men on average. Men...Show More Summary