It has not gone unobserved, at least by me, that I have not spent a good deal of time this term in the Supreme Court. Some part of that is because I am growing fat and lazy. But the more truthful explanation is that while the great joy...Show More Summary
The White House sought Monday to calm a jittery Washington ahead of a showdown with Congress over spending, and President Donald Trump softened his demand that a deal to keep … Click to Continue »
A Spanish biologist and amateur beekeeper may have discovered a way to deal with some of the trillion plastic bags humans use and toss annually — and the answer lies in the humble caterpillar. Or, more specifically, the Galleria mellonella,...Show More Summary
We're all familiar with the fun and excitement that comes with planning your next big vacation. But one of the best parts of the planning process is when you manage to find an amazing deal on your flight. I'll never forget when my sister and I spied $200 round-trip flights from New York to Barcelona on Airfare Watchdog via Twitter a few years ago. Show More Summary
As the Curiosity rover crawls its way across the Martian surface, it has to deal with a team of over 20 people to decide its every move. That makes riding in the car with an annoying navigator seem like a luxury. Read more...
Five straight appearances in the playoffs by Minnesota have produced two series victories and a high volume of frustration
Alitalia employees late Monday rejected a government-brokered package of job and wage cuts that was aimed at saving Italy's flagship airline from bankruptcy. Immediately after the "no" votes won in … Click to Continue »
As one of the ecological victory stories and gems of Orange County, it only makes sense that Earth Day is a big deal at the Bolsa Chica wetlands. On Saturday, residents and nature lovers had a chance to see the wetlands in all its bio-diverse wonder at the Bolsa Chica Conservancy’s Earth Day Festival. With nesting […]
Lots of stuff has happened in the past couple of weeks while I’ve been in blog bardo. Much of this is real significant stuff with lots of implications. But after all the stress of dealing with web host tech support, right now I’m not up to taking on anything more complicated than beer. Maybe tomorrow. […]
“The planet is well outside its comfort zone now. If the planet’s outside its comfort zone then perhaps we need to be a little bit outside our comfort zones in dealing with it.” ~ Bill McKibben, speech at Northhampton Community College, April 19 Solidarity is an essential element of resistance. Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) At the time the rotten Iran deal was announced in January 2016 reader Don Burden wrote to comment on one of the convicted Iranians released by the Obama administration in exchange for the four or five American hostages who were returning home. Show More Summary
The end of the month can a stressful time, what with rent coming due and dealing with the fact that you're one month older than you were the month before. So rather than add to that stress by reminding you that a bunch of movies andShow More Summary
With Coachella wrapping up its second weekend on Sunday night, music festival season has officially kicked off for the summer. We already know how big of a deal the event is in the fashion world — it's a retailer's equivalent to Black Friday — and festival goers'... Continue reading
The top executive of LafargeHolcim announced Monday that he will resign, citing "strong tensions" facing the Swiss-French cement maker since its admission last month that it had struck deals with … Click to Continue »
Sure enough, the big trans-Pacific trade deal is toast, climate change action is on the ropes and various regulations from the Obama era have been scrapped. It's also a safe … Click to Continue »
EXCLUSIVE: With the result of the WGA’s strike-authorization vote expected today, those binge-ing on the hope of a rumored Netflix side deal with writers if picket lines go up next week should chill out: it ain't happening. "So fcking...Show More Summary
Fox News has a whole new problem on its hands — and it could cost its owners a $14 billion deal. Fox News executives have been accused of conducting a social media harassment campaign and hacking into the computer of a former host for...Show More Summary
Adrian Peterson may have finally found a home. The former Minnesota Vikings RB has been rumored to be signing with several teams inclduing the New England Patriots, but according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the New Orleans Saints are “closing in on a deal” to sign Peterson for more than $3 million next season. Sources: #Saints & […]
A generator probably isn’t high on the list of things you need to buy right this instant, but they tend to become very necessary at inconvenient and/or stressful times, so when you can get Amazon’s #1 seller for an all-time low $141, you should take advantage just for the peace of mind. Read more...
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