European clubs planning a breakaway league to combat Champions League reforms - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Clubs from lesser European countries are undergoing discussions over a breakaway European league involving teams from...Show More Summary
Sexism in the workplace hasn't disappeared, it's just become harder and harder to identify. That's the thesis of Jessica Bennett's new book, Feminist Fight Club: An Office Survival Manual (For a Sexist Workplace). But instead of bowing...Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Here's how to combat untrue assumptions about female bosses made by other men or women—or even ourselves. The following is an excerpt from the new book Feminist Fight Club: An Office Survival Manual (For a Sexist Workplace) by Jessica Bennett (Harper Wave, 2016). Show More Summary
Melee combat plays a big part in Battlefield 1 and it’s “deeper and more varied than ever.” Westie is here to give us a breakdown of the melee combat in Battlefield 1. “From crude spiked clubs to the bayonet charge – in Battlefield™ 1, melee combat is deeper and more varied than ever. Few Battlefield […]
In an effort to combat falling subscription numbers – a problem affecting most US orchs – the Cleveland Orchestra ia trying out a Members Club option. Official release: Today, The Cleveland Orchestra announced details of a new ticket packaging and loyalty program, called the “Members Club.” This $35 per month membership program is designed […]
As if the return of domestic football following another dreary international break wasn ’t exciting enough, the first Manchester derby of the season—infused with rivalry from both a club and managerial perspective—awaits us with open arms. Show More Summary
Author Jessica Bennett has written an often hilarious contemporary manual to help women combat everyday gender discrimination on the job. But the book falls short in imagining strategies to effect change on a societal level or addressing...Show More Summary
On April 29th, the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, addressed the inaugural meeting of the Giants Club Summit, a conference held near Mount Kenya that is devoted to combatting the accelerated destruction of Africa’s elephants. Soaring...Show More Summary
This is NUTS. The members of the Armored Combat League get dressed up in medieval armor and go at it, hard. Like full on with knives and axes and clubs. We've seen guys' fingers get cut off, we've seen guys' knees kicked in, we've seen...Show More Summary
In this short film, ‘Harlem Knight Fight’, Damion DiGrazia talks about a club that he joined: the New York chapter of the Armored Combat League, which looks like a sort of brutal medieval version of MMA fighting. Read more...
The flagstand can be a dangerous place. It's why the the person in charge of displaying the flags at NASCAR races wears a helmet. A helmet wouldn't have done much to combat the bees the flagstand at Auto Club Speedway got swarmed with on Friday. Show More Summary
The U.S. Department of Defense is rapidly ramping up its cyber efforts to combat the operations of terrorist organization ISIL, or ISIS. Speaking at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter yesterday described the importance of disrupting ISIL’s communications networks and their use of the Internet for propaganda and recruitment. “It’s the […]
MasterCard announced Monday that it will begin accepting selfies in lieu of passwords in order to combat identity theft. As the president of my own fan club, I couldn't be more pleased. Another excuse for me to look at myself? As my fellow millennials would say, "YAAAAS KWEEN SLAY!"The new... More »
Global economic fears and the proliferation of stock Bear markets have grown in recent months. The Bank of Japan (BOJ) has joined the negative interest rate club to combat a deflationary debt implosion as the deliberation of the...
Televangelist Pat Robertson asserted this week that women who wanted to serve their country in combat roles were probably sexual deviants inspired by the movie “Fifty Shades of Grey.” On the Thursday edition of The 700 Club, Robertson asked co-host Wendy Griffith why women would want to...
WASHINGTON -- The Sierra Club on Wednesday released a report on the final text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, concluding that the landmark trade deal would be a significant setback in efforts to combat climate change and protect the environment. Show More Summary
All might not be rosy in the garden of Atletico Madrid, but Diego Simeone’s side resume club combat after the international break unbeaten in seven matches in all competitions. The 1-0 victory over Sporting Gijon achieved by a stoppage-time...Show More Summary
Famous Bodyguard Edith Garrud demonstrates a jujitsu move on a policeman. (Photo: Tony Wolf/Public Domain) Beneath the folds of their Victorian dresses, the Suffrajitsus concealed wooden clubs—preparation for hand-to-hand combat with...Show More Summary
Photo by Hotli Simanjuntak/EPA David Yoshida ended up at the Wangu Sanda club by accident. The initial goal was a teaching job in Japan to continue training the martial arts he had started at university in the UK. Finding a job in Japan proved difficult, but getting one teaching English in China took just a single day. Show More Summary
Jane Doe is more than meets the eye. In the figurative sense, what with the hidden array of combat, weapon, and language skills at her disposal, the dense tapestry of inked riddles on her body, and the dearth of information about her true identity. Show More Summary