You're a conservative walking down a street in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. It's a quarter to 1 on a Saturday night. A group of hipsters are keeping up not far behind you. You're alone. They've got their swarthy 'staches and flannels, laughing, with a penumbra of menace rising over you. Monocles. This is why they have conceal carry laws. But you're not packing. Read More ?
The digital age isn’t a good time to be a gaffe-prone functionary in the Downing Street press office. In pre-internet times, if some slightly naff press release went out, the chances were that only the crusty old hacks in the lobby would see it. These days, though, any tweet or Facebook announcement by Number 10 [...]
Tim Duy: Tapering is Sooo 2013, by Tim Duy: New York Federal Reserve President William Dudley had a sit down with the Wall Street Journal in which he provides some key insights into Fed thinking. First, regarding the tepid pace...
Now that things have calmed down post-Oscars and we've stopped laughing about Travoltify Your Name, we need to circle back to another of the night's major happenings: Wolf of Wall Street star Margot Robbie showing up with dramatic new brown hair. Show More Summary
Oh Beverly Hills, does Complete Streets Day mean nothing to you? The city's already underwhelming bike plan (three routes and no protected lanes) could have been bulked up considerably with the addition of bike lanes along Santa Monica Boulevard, but...
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. Facebook Cracks Down on Illegal Guns Posts (The Wall Street Journal) Facebook on Wednesday announced new restrictions on promoting guns on the social network, amid pressure from groups favoring gun control. Show More Summary
We’re all waiting for something. As kids, we waited for the time that we could do it ourselves, go it alone, tie our own shoelaces, order our own food off the menu, take our baths by ourselves, and walk up and down the street or around the mall without parental supervision. We were kids. We [...]
Go to London or of any other Western capital and here is what you will not see. You will not see mass demonstrations against the Russian invasion of the Ukraine swaying down the same streets in which the liberal-left marched against the invasion of Iraq. You will not hear prominent left-wing voices emphasizing that Putin […]
Nashville explores music industry intrigue in one of the best episodes of the season. Here's the recap and review of "Guilty Street": The post Nashville – Recap: See You On Down the Road appeared first on Rickey - Entertainment News, Videos, Recaps, Results, Spoilers.
Radio Shack is shutting down 1,000 of its stores across the country as reported by the Wall Street Journal. For small business owners who have relied on Radio Shack for it’s expertise in fixing electronics and selling electronics, it’s time to hook up with a local “gadget guy or gal” who can help you. Keep [...]Show More Summary
Mime Cop 3:34 A new addiction hits the streets of LA that one of those drug dogs couldn't even sniff out. LAPD calls in their finest to hunt down a kidnapped undercover cop held by the drug lords. Jean Claude Van Damme must save himShow More Summary
Q breaks down Oxymoron’s “Hoover Street” for Life+Times. Previously: ScHoolBoy Q Rides a Hoverboard
Yesterday boutique investment bank Jefferies reported a 17% year over year decline in its fixed income trading revenue with net revenues of $280 million. That's down from $336.9 million a year earlier. Jefferies is small compared toShow More Summary
We continue our coverage of Fall/Winter 2014 Women’s Fashion Week with yet another batch of photos from the French capital. The stylish hordes that hit the cobble stone streets in the past days see no signs of slowing down style-wise… Paris Women’s Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2014 Street Style Report – Part 2 is a post by Fritz Radtke on Highsnobiety.
Christopher Lloyd presents device with 'more technology than the satellites sent to space in 2010' Video Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 3:06pm TWENTY-FIVE years after Marty McFly flew a hoverboard down the street in Back to the Future Part...Show More Summary
As previously speculated, it looks like Leonardo DiCaprio was indeed the mystery buyer who plunked down $5.23M for this Donald Wexler-designed Palm Springs, Calif. spread. The Wolf of Wall Street star recently sold off his Malibu beach property for $17.35M,...
Social media is a boon for politicians. It gives new channels of communication direct to voters with an intimacy and an immediacy that increases the impact of what is said. And it’s a two-way street so it allows dialogue and deliberation. All good. Well, not so fast. There’s always the problem of message discipline. It’s [...]
Allegations that senior officials conspired to cover up the arrest of Patrick Rock for child pornography offences are continuing to damage the Prime Minister. Not only did it take several weeks for his resignation to become public it also alleged that Rock was told of the Police investigation before his arrest. Show More Summary
DOWNING STREET stands accused today of two cover-ups which strike at the heart of David Cameron's boast on coming to office that he planned to run "one of the most transparent governments in the world". BBC Newsnight reported last night...Show More Summary
From my Morning Briefing email: subscribe here The arrest of Patrick Rock has been turned into a political scandal, if we are to judge by the headlines and the cast of characters joining the story. It's not just the splash in the Mail – "Why did No10 cover up aides's child porn arrest?" – but [...]