If you thought Eagles fans would change their ways after experiencing the highest of highs, you thought wrong. Thursday marked the official celebration of the franchise’s first ever Super Bowl win, and damn near the entire city came out for the parade in Philly. Most fans decided to be on their best behavior, while others still […]
MUCH ink has been spilt in recent years on news articles about Venezuela’s increasingly dire economic situation. Perhaps even more ink has been needed to sate the country’s ever-growing appetite for freshly printed banknotes.
Childhood sweethearts Kara and Kevin started dating in their freshman year of high school at Orange County School of the Arts. They've been a couple ever since performing in their ninth grade musical together. Now as adults, Kevin is on his way to becoming a doctor, while Kara works as a brand representative for Free People in Los Angeles. Show More Summary
Still too damn high In a study released last week with the delicate title, “The Rent Is Getting Too Damn High,” Trulia says that, well, Bay Area rents are indeed getting too high. The real estate site sifted through its own rental data...Show More Summary
Say what you will about 2017, but last year’s crop of movies was pretty damn good overall, and that high bar of quality is reflected in the nominees for the 16th annual VES Awards. Nearly 3,400 artists, producers, technologists, andShow More Summary
For the past two seasons, the NFL has drawn lower TV ratings, which isn’t news to anyone that has followed the league over the last 18 months or so. However, as the bidding for Thursday Night Football is about to begin, the NFL can expect to see more money than the previous contract. Show More Summary
With the rent being too damn high, many Americans are now opting to live with a roommate (or two or three in the case of San Francisco and Los Angeles). We now have a record number of adult Americans living with roommates. This coincides with a stagnant growth in the homeownership rate especially in crap […]
Editor's note: This is a guest post by Natalie Fratto, VP of Early Stage Practice at Silicon Valley bank. I often think the near future?—?say 2045?—?might look something like this: On the walk back from her high school, Max drops by the corner bodega to pick up a NeuroStim pill?—?a prescription neuro-plasticity stimulator. Show More Summary
A staggering new analysis from Zillow highlights perfectly the unintended consequences of central banking policies that drive massive asset bubbles but minimal job/wage growth. According to the study, surging home prices and rising rents...Show More Summary
As Jimmy McMillan might say: “The movie ticket prices are too damn high.” At least, that’s what consumers said to Hollywood this year–that and “most of the movies sucked.” The Los Angeles Times writes that the number of movie tickets sold in the U.S. Show More Summary
A few weeks ago, the office of Council Member Helen Rosenthal of New York's 6th District published the results of a business survey conducted on the Upper West Side that showed, among other things, that some 12% of retail store fronts...Show More Summary
Kendrick Lamar just wants to be with his main girl in the emotional music video for "Love," the latest track off of his album DAMN. In it, the rapper shows the highs and lows of being in a relationship. You make love, you argue, and you end up alone sometimes when things get too rough. Show More Summary
Yet another side effect of the massive, unresolved housing crisis in America’s major cities. It’s something millennials hear again, and again, and again: Their delay in starting families, and their inability to afford a home, represent their collective failures as a generation. Read Full Story
Last night's The Game Awards had some pretty damn good game reveals. The unveiling of Soul Calibur VI was a big highlight and it sets the bar pretty high for tonight's PlayStation Experience live stream. What will we see? Who will show...Show More Summary
A pandemic housing shortage will strangle the region’s economy and punish low-income residents unless government summons the will to reform outdated laws and allow more construction, the... To view the full story, click the title li...
We're embracing healthy forms of fat more than ever (Yeah, avocados! Bring on the almond butter!), and now, more people are starting keto (or ketogenic) diets. Following a keto diet means you eat meals that are high in fat and low in carbohydrates with some protein in there, too. Show More Summary
Anthony Comegna, Caleb O. Brown How did selective grants of corporate power culminate in a war on rent in New York in the 1830s and 1840s? Cato’s Anthony Comegna explains.
by Dan Savage This is gayer than anything I've ever done. And my gayest-thing-ever-seen-or-done bar is set pretty damn high. Watch: An anti-gay hate group opened their poorly attended #Teens4Truth conference in Texas earlier this week with this... Show More Summary