The young and poor who rent their homes have been crunched both by rising housing costs and falling incomes.
If you’re into cars then you know damn well that there is a massive difference in the materials used between high and low-end automobiles. Low buck cars for instance will make liberal use of monotone plastics and rubber, whereby manufacturers like Mercedes-Benz and BMW will go with more costly accoutrements like aluminum and leather. However […]
(El Corazón) Look, heshers—I know it's easy to take High on Fire for granted. They've toured relentlessly on a consistent slew of records for damn near 15 years. It's easy to think a sweaty, shirtless Matt Pike will always be around to deliver his otherworldly overtone howl and that furious barrage of weed-n-speed-fed riffs. Show More Summary
“In 1960, about one in four renters paid more than 30% of income for housing. Today, one in two are cost burdened,” according to a new study (ironically) by Harvard University. As Bloomberg BusinessWeek's Peter Coy notes, the availability...Show More Summary
We all know the rent is too damn high in San Francisco, recently passing $3000 a month mark for a two bedroom home. Part of this is due to the tech industry’s shift north, from Palo Alto and Mountain View to San Francisco proper, where companies like Twitter and Square call home. And that’s creating tensions between...
Everyone’s imaginary spouse and favorite food celebrity, Nigella Lawson, is allegedly a good-for-nothing former drug user! GASP. Sound the alarms! Lock her up! The beautiful lady apparently spent a decade getting high as fudge on prescription pills, cocaine and marijuana. Show More Summary
Altus’ dungeon hacking/high school life sim mashup Persona has been steadily growing in popularity, but let’s be real — it’s still a pretty damn niche series. So, it came as some surprise when Atlus announced a whopping four new Persona games late yesterday. First off, Persona 5 is officially coming to the PS3 in 2014.
Post by Mary Fischer. Dear Mary, Damn, girl -- you look amazing. How much weight have you lost, exactly? You're like, minuscule compared to how you looked in high school. If only that dude who wouldn't so much as pay attention to you...Show More Summary
Steve H. Hanke On October 28th, I wrote a blog post, “The NSA’s Rent is Too Damn High,” in which I looked at the $52.6 billion price tag for America’s spook infrastructure – the so-called “black budget.” When allocated across every American...Show More Summary
It's about damn time! Liam Hemsworth is finally ready to discuss his headline-making love life, and we couldn't be more thrilled! The Aussie cutie never commented on his highly publicized breakup with Miley Cyrus or the steamy hookup with Mexican actress Eiza González…until NOW! While promoting The Hunger Games: Catching Fire with costar Woody Harrelson, the 23-year-old took [...]
They may not be as repulsive as dead pigs (or people, for that matter) but the sheer quantity of dead fish seen in these photos from Lake City Park, Shenzhen, is enough to blow some minds. Staggering. [ more › ]
If you’re able to ask people like Rusty Juxx, Afu Ra, and Tragedy Khadafi to help you out in a song, what do you do? You head into the restroom, look into the mirror and say “damn, it feels good to be Endemic”. Okay, maybe not something as egotistical as that but Endemic could do […]
For months, the American public has received a steady stream of new information detailing the massive scale and scope of the United States’ spying activities. Of course, maintaining a surveillance state powerful enough to reach into the inboxes of world leaders, friend and foe, is not cheap.
Without doubt many are pretty excited about Apple’s upcoming iPad mini with Retina display. After all having such high resolution crammed into such a small screen would undoubtedly produce pretty damn sharp images, but the big question...Show More Summary
Steve H. Hanke For months, the American public has received a steady stream of new information detailing the massive scale and scope of the United States’ spying activities. Of course, maintaining a surveillance state powerful enough to reach into the inboxes of world leaders, friend and foe, is not cheap. Show More Summary
Yesterday China's official TV station spent 20 minutes attacking Starbucks for its high prices, saying Chinese consumers are getting charged up to 50% more for coffee than customers in the U.S., UK, and India. The country is on its way...Show More Summary
Damn… they arrest the kids in Africa, too? A high school teacher today came under fire from residents of Molem estate, Dandora after he was accused of living with one of his students for over a week now. The 16-year-
Hot damn, you've come along way from High School Musical boyish cuteness! Zac Efron is 26-years-old today, and he's turned out to be one fiiiiine piece o' meat man! Drool along with us as we celebrate the birth of this divine creature… With 15 of his most sinfully sexual shirtless moments EVER!!! CLICK HERE to drool at the gallery, [...]
Ben Davis argues that artists aren’t responsible for gentrification, warning that “until there’s some understanding that gentrification isn’t just about people’s individual lifestyle choices – of artists, or preppies – but a symptomShow More Summary
Paula Patton’s Most Bizarre Moments Paula Patton acts a damn fool when she goes out in public. She’s either talking about chopping down her husband or acts like she’s high as brontosaurus sacks. We’ve gathered some of these slore-y moments