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PIMCO's New Management Didn't Seem Too Thrilled To Talk About Life After Bill Gross

PIMCO CEO Doug Hodge and its new CIO Dan Ivascyn — Bill Gross' replacement at PIMCO — appeared on CNBC Tuesday in their first public appearance since Gross suddenly left the firm last Friday. Gross was one of the biggest personalities...Show More Summary

PayPal's New CEO Once Spent 24 Hours Living On The Streets Of NYC As A Homeless Person (EBAY)

Dan Schulman, PayPal's new president and its CEO once the company officially spins off from eBay, once spent 24 hours living on the streets of New York City and begging for money to eat. Schulman comes to PayPal from American Express,...Show More Summary

I Met The Guy Who Has Been Advertising For A Girlfriend By Posting Thousands Of Flyers On Telephone Poles Around New York

4 days agoLifestyle : xoJane

While Dan’s methodologies are definitely unorthodox, he’s basically made the streets of New York his own personal dating site and it’s working. Read more

Wal-Mart Flack Should Thank His Lucky Stars Dan Loeb Doesn’t Have A Position In WMT

The disembowling would have been swift. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)’s chief spokesman resigned after the company discovered an almost two-decade-old falsehood in his official biography, a person familiar with the situation said. David...Show More Summary

Obama Interior Sec: Redskins Name Change Not Top Priority for Native Americans

President Barack Obama's Interior Secretary admitted that changing the Redskins name is not a top priority for Native American leaders even though she said she was personally "surprised" that Dan Snyder has not already changed the name. Show More Summary

Tips to prevent hackers from leaking your nudes.

4 weeks agoOdd : Happy Place

by Dan Abromowitz After the hacking incursion that led to the leaks of personal nude photos from a slew of celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence and Kirsten Dunst, you may be worrying about the security of your own nudes. And why shouldn't...Show More Summary

Dan Rather To Those Beating War Drums: Send Your Kids Or 'Don't Even Talk To Me'

Here's something we don't hear often enough from the talking heads in our media. As Tom Kludt at TPM pointed out, about the only person we've heard something similar from was Katrina vanden Heuvel when she told Bloody Bill Kristol to...Show More Summary

Dan Harmon Explains How Laziness Can Actually Guide Your Success

Dan Harmon, the creator and producer of the television show Community, openly admits that he's a lazy person. Of course, Harmon also believes that your laziness can be your guide to what you want to succeed in. Read more...

Dan Bilzerian Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge, Forever Wins the Internet!

We're sure you've heard of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by now, but you might not be familiar with a man by the name of Dan Bilzerian. If that's the case, you've been deprived of experiencing  one of the most awesome web personalities...Show More Summary

Rebecca Lowe’s American accent is incredible

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

NBCSN Premier League host Rebecca Lowe appeared on the Dan Patrick Show earlier today for some corporate synergy to preview the new season that starts tomorrow. Confirming her status as the most charming person on television, Lowe was coaxed into saying a promo in her American valley girl accent. We’re officially ready for the start […]

The Most Notorious ESPN Personalities… are they really worth it?

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

It’s been a busy couple of weeks for the human relations department at ESPN as a tidal wave of suspensions have rocked the network.  In additions to the suspensions of Stephen A. Smith, Dan Le Batard, and Max Kellerman, other controversial Bristolites have found their way into the headlines for loutish remarks. As we are in […]

ESPN’s suspension of Dan Le Batard exposes network hypocrisy

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

Let’s run down the timeline as it played out in the offices of ESPN executives as they suspended two of their most prominent television and radio personalities in the span of two weeks…. Stephen A. Smith makes an offensive comment about women provoking domestic assault on a Friday.  After silence for two days, the network […]

ESPN suspends Miami TV host Dan Le Batard over LeBron James–trolling billboard

On Thursday, ESPN — like much of the Cleveland area — got word that one of its on-air personalities had welcomed LeBron James back to the Cavaliers with a not-terribly-welcoming billboard. Not amused, ESPN suspended South Florida TVShow More Summary

Adelman says the eShop has been left in good hands

Coming from Dan Adelman... I’m often viewed as the main person behind Nintendo’s indie strategy and that without me, there would be no indie push by Nintendo. Although that may have been the case in the early days, in recent years the business has grown, and more and more groups have been established to take up the mantle. Show More Summary

A Shonen-Flavored Webcomic About Monsters Made Of Negative Emotions

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Baron Bones is the protagonist of Dan Ciurczak's webcomic Vibe and a monster fighter. When too many negative emotions well up in a person's body, they can turn into nasty monsters, and it's Baron's job to deal with those bad vibes. Read more...

Changing the lives of people with Alzheimer’s, one iPod and one playlist at a time

Alive Inside, a documentary film being shown in selected theaters across the U.S., tells the story of a social worker using iPods and personalized playlists to bring new life to nursing home residents with Alzheimer’s. Dan Cohen puts together playlists of music from when the patients were young, transfers them to an iPod and then plays them to […]

Professor Dan Markel: Some Personal Recollections

2 months agoIndustries / Law : Above the Law

What do friends and former colleagues of Professor Dan Markel have to say about him?

RIP Dan Markel

Usually when we note the passing of someone, it's a person who has made an impact on the field of labor and employment law, but expressing dismay at the tragic death of Dan Markel seems an appropriate exception. Even though...

This Mugshot Isn't Dan Le Batard

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

This morning, a reader named Jason sent us a link to a missing persons hoax in north Myrtle Beach, with no context other than a subject line that read: "This mugshot looks like Dan Le Batard." Yeah, it does. He's really got Dan's beard. Read more...

Book Deals : Book Deals: Dan Churchill, Libby O'Connell, & More

Here are your Wednesday afternoon book deals, as reported by Publishers Marketplace. MasterChef Australia contestant and personal trainer Dan Churchill has landed a two-book deal with Simon & Schuster. First up is Dudefood, which is geared towards "guys who...

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