The heat wave continues! Today will be the fifth straight day with a high in the 90s. With dew points in the lower 70s it is going to feel more like the lower 100s than the expected high of 94. Thanks to that combination of heat and humidity, the National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for this afternoon and evening. Show More Summary
The Doppz get around on their latest release called “U.D.I.O” featuring Thonio. Listen below. I’ve also included EP’s new record under his alias Harrisun21 called “High Alert”, off his upcoming solo project Damn Shawty. Previously: The Doppelgangaz ft. Your Old Droog – Batterram
Messing up on the notorious Nürburgring at high speeds is not easy to recover from. That’s what makes this “taxi” driver in a BMW 2-series MPV tackling some critical oversteer so damn impressive. Read more...
A new advocacy group says yes—and they’re having a pizza party to talk about it Recent studies leave little doubt that Los Angeles rental prices are out of control. Just last month, an analysis from Apartment List showed that rental prices in the city rose 55 percent between 1980 and 2014, while income levels only increased 13 percent. Show More Summary
The rent is too damn high in London, with creatives saying their inability to find affordable studio space in the city is crushing innovation across a range of industries. London is in the midst of a historic housing crisis that has seen the median rent skyrocket while the city struggles to accommodate the roughly 100,000 […]
And why is everyone so damn high on Washington? Vacation is over! PAPN is back! You think there's nothing to talk about in college football right now? YOU'RE WRONG! Bill and Godfrey discuss... A BIIIIIIIG ANNOUNCEMENT!!! Everybody in...Show More Summary
The Rent Is Too Damn High party may have a new voter: Neil Hutchinson, a San Francisco man whose rent has just gone from $1,800 a month to $8,000. Hutchinson tells ABC7 that the 344% increase went into effect this month and he is appealing it to the...
A federal district court ruled today that trans teen Gavin Grimm can use the boy’s bathroom at Gloucester High School in Virginia. The school board had initially ordered Grimm to use the women’s room or unisex facilities, but in a lawsuit filed on Grimm’s behalf, the ACLU argued that was a violation of the Constitution... Read more »
Twin Peaks fever is high ahead of the show’s return next year, so there’s no better time for Twin Peaks FAQ: All That’s Left to Know About a Place Both Wonderful and Strange. The book is a damn fine tribute to the show and the movie, full of amazing facts, trivia, and some intriguing insights into the show’s many lingering questions. Read more...
Here's Denver Broncos superstar DeMarcus Ware performing Prince's "Purple Rain" with his old high school band... and it's pretty damn good. Ware reconnected with Mirage -- an R&B group he joined as a teenager -- for a special performance…
Many metros are seeing affordable listings drop as well We’re tired of hearing that the rent is too damn high across every major rental market in the country. It's a reality that many of us are experiencing first hand, and have comeShow More Summary
A Helena High School student in Montana is my new shero, because she didn’t only Free The Nipple, she freed the whole damn boob.
This is a first world problems post, but just because those problems are meaningless, that don’t make them go away. There was muted rejoicing in the white collar salt mines of big New York City law firms yesterday, when Cravath, Swaine and Moore announced it was raising first year associate salaries from $160,000 to $180,000. […]
I have fond memories of going with my friends to a sketchy-ass LAN cafe the year after graduating high school. We'd play Battlefield: Bad Company 2 for hours, then go eat some surprisingly good Pad Thai, and then go back to not having jobs and wondering what our futures would bring. Show More Summary
Hint: City living is extremely pricy. “The rent is too damn high.” Former New York City mayoral candidate Jimmy McMillan may have been thinking of the Big Apple when he named his fleeting but dearly departed political party, but thanks to a new study from financial data analysis firm SmartAsset, the entire country has a new rallying cry. Show More Summary
Like a lot of people, I read Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged in college, which is probably the worst damned time I could have done so. It was Freshman year, and like everybody else, I was still caught up in the high of being (what we called) free for the first time: Free to skip classes [...]Show More Summary
According to this map, in most of the country, the rent IS too damn high! Click for an interactive graphic. Source: Wonkblog The post % of income to rent two-bedroom appeared first on The Big Picture.
The rent has been too damn high in NYC nigh going on at least a decade now, so it's starting to feel a bit performative when people are that shocked at our increasingly unfeasible real estate market. And yet, there are still momentsShow More Summary
For real, the rent is TOO DAMN HIGH.
A high ranking female executive at one of the nation's biggest banks brought a wallop of a suit against her employer recently, alleging, among other things, a "subordinate 'bro's club' of all-male sycophants." It's a damning set of allegations against a professional industry that has already lost a lot of......