Post by Mary Fischer. Damn. Did the claws come out on The Bachelor "Women Tell All" special tonight, or what? I mean, we all knew that Juan Pablo Galavis' "ladies" were likely to rip him to pieces as best they could, but these chicks...Show More Summary
Put on your tux. It's time for Hollywood's High Holy Night BY NATHANIEL ROGERS Oscar Weekend is upon us! Those damn Olympics forced it into March so it already feels like its running late and pushing back the local news...
How stoked are you for the El Rey networks upcoming "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series"? I know I am! Everything we've seen from it so far has looked pretty damn cool so I've got high hopes that it will deliver the goods...Show More Summary
This is part of a series of post outlining the MORE NYC plan and its related issues: The problems of inequality and urban displacement of working families in New York City is a microcosm of the problems that have transformed cities across the nation. Show More Summary
A damning Senate report found that the bank at its peak in 2006 had more than 22,000 US customers with Swiss accounts whose assets stood as high as $12 billion.
It's not New York, its not San Francisco. This remote town of 30,000 is the most expensive place to find a place to live in the country.
Dan Savage’s “It Gets Better” project was amazing and inspirational in that it gave hope to gay and bullied teens by spreading messages from former gay and bullied teens — now grown up and leading pretty damn awesome lives. But until now, no one has thought of the teens who it didn’t get better for. Show More Summary
How innnneresting! Kendall & Kylie Jenner have released the cover for the book they've written - with some help - and announced that it's coming to stores this June! The book, titled Rebels: City of Indra (above), is about two sisters, named Lex & Livia, (because they obvi couldn't go with K names & L is [...]
The most expensive rent in the country, at least according to the least expensive one-bedroom apartments available? Not in Manhattan or San Francisco, but in Williston, North Dakota, where a boom in oil production has caused the population to double...
Everybody knows that in cities like New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles, the rent is too damn high. But turns out it’s even higher in Williston, North Dakota. According to a new study by Apartment Guide, a 700-square-foot, one-bedroom apartment in Williston costs $2,394 a month. Show More Summary
Final Fantasy XV, first announced in 2006 as Final Fantasy XIII: Versus before re-branding last E3, is "quite far into development," series producer Yoshinori Kitase told VideoGamer. I bloody well hope so. It's been eight god damn years. It...Show More Summary
You don’t have to identify as just male or female on Facebook anymore! The social networking behemoth added a NEW option that allows users to select a custom setting when it comes to their gender! That’s pretty damn awesome! High five, Facebook! Now you’ll be able to type in your own gender identity AND be able to [...]
From the LA Times: So many gang members have been priced out of the neighborhood, he said, that their presence can be hard to spot during the week. But on Fridays and Saturdays, they make a pilgrimage back to their roots. They ride in from El Sereno, Eagle Rock, even the Inland Empire, to hang […]
Here's something I've learned from years in the classroom: there's nothing more entertaining than a high schooler who thinks he has a brilliant idea... when you know damn well it's an awful one. It never gets old. That's what been happening...Show More Summary
In Rio de Janeiro, you'll pay 72 reals (30 US dollars) for chicken stroganoff or 43 reals (18.20 US dollars) for a green salad. Residents have had enough.
Three of the tiers have already put their flies in the mail! Damn. That was fast. I am just getting started. This whole “new baby” thing can really occupy large swaths of free time like a massive high pressure system preventing the skies from production, or vices from production. I finally sat down and got […]
Shutterstock.com If you're a renter in this city, you don't have a very strong set of housing rights. You certainly don't have the right to prevent your monthly rent from skyrocketing, almost overnight, at a landlord's whim. In too many...Show More Summary
(Credit: HowNowDesigns/Flickr) People in communities across California have been asking why their rents are so high when interest rates are at an all-time low after the recession. How can it be that homes snapped up by investors at bargain-basement...Show More Summary
by Alex Balk "Simon's points are well-taken, but this article is pretty damn amazing to someone like me who was in junior high when Friends was at it's peak. I won't say I knew people who overtly coveted their lives, but the disconnect and bizarre implausibility of everything was not something that we were aware of. Show More Summary
(January 20, 2014 10:54 AM, by Bryan Caplan) Economists are widely-seen as heartless. Their use of the phrase "value of life" is often seen as damning confirmation of this heartlessness. Nice people say, "You can't put a value on a human life" and change the subject!What's striking, though,... (0 COMMENTS)