Something bizarre happened after Sampdoria drew 1-1 with Genoa on Tuesday night in Italy. The derby, which was a postponed fixture after the original game was set back for a water-logged pitch, ended in a stalemate after Iago Falque’s opener for Genoa was cancelled out by Samp’s Eder in the 17th minute. Towards the end of […]
Harry Kane was once again Spurs’ hero today, as the academy graduate scored from the spot to secure a 2-2 draw against West Ham. Spurs were outplayed for large parts of the game, and were perhaps lucky to get something from the game, but Kane preferred to put a positive spin on things, and hailed […]
Getting a big financial gift is something that anyone and everyone could use, and that’s why it sometimes pays to play the Powerball. For the drawing taking place on Saturday, February 21, the drawing will be up to $60 million since it has been a full two drawings since anyone has won. Show More Summary
The 2-time All-Star Game MVP is getting his shots up tonight. LeBron James started the All-Star Game with a pair of dunks, then busted out this 40-footer that didn't draw iron: A few minutes later he missed a dunk, something he almost never does: He also leads all scorers in the early going with 15 points, including three threes. The All-Star Game is weird.
In the draw with Hull City last weekend, Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini returned to the 4-4-2 formation that served him so well for much of last season, having switched to something close to a 4-2-3-1 system in recent months. Edin Dzeko returned to the side to partner Sergio Aguero up front. Show More Summary
"How do you relax? I swear I don't know. Between my mind racing, panic attack symptoms, and chronic stress, I'm nervous as a jay bird. There has to be something I can draw upon to chill. Right?" You bet there is. Tap-on-in and learn about it...
Most days draw to a close with a sigh of relief, a glass of wine, and a few quiet minutes remembering the funny, outlandish, infuriating somethings one of my kids uttered at some point during the day. Maybe it was a word they know they shouldn't have said: the surprise "btch" which shattered like glass as it dropped from my girl's pale pink lips. Show More Summary
Sometimes, despite your aversion to the mani cam, you just want to see something pretty on the small centimeter-long surfaces of your nails — nail-art death be damned. But if you lack the hands of a surgeon or aren't ambidextrous, drawing a Matisse on your own pinky is out of... More »
For web designers and developers, the old HTML table is something we try to avoid like the plague. But this artist with the patience of a saint shows how these silly old-school grids can be used to create intricate pixel art. More h...
For the past two months, Trivia Crack has dominated the App Store, rising to the No. 1 spot and staying there for 60 consecutive days. It's shattered the previous 38-day record held by the 2012 hit game Draw Something. " Right now we...Show More Summary
Films with something to prove have their premieres.
Senator Ted Cruz of Texas, referring to the Obama administration’s defense of its health care law against the legal challenge from some Catholic nuns, said "If you're litigating against nuns” then “you're probably doing something wrong."
Looking for something new to try in Canberra, I came across a one off painting session on Groupon and thought I’d give it a go. I signed up with the knowledge that I can’t draw or paint. My skills in this area are as basic as folding paint inside a piece of paper and opening it [...]
There’s something special about an entertainment guilty pleasure that allows an escape from regular life. Books, movies, TV shows, music, and comics that draw the consumer into a world unlike this one we live in, even if they aren’t the top of their craft in terms of production and intellect. Show More Summary
Tycho: Grib had committed his act of fan fiction most foul, but I have all kinds of things I want to write and don’t, for any one of ten thousand reasons. “I can’t draw” is a big one. Writing something without impetus from him would be… rude, according to the unwritten tenets of our arrangement. Show More Summary
Denmark has one of the lowest birth rates in Europe at just 1.7 babies per family, and at least in the rural community of Thisted, citizens have agreed to do something about it. With "date night" child care and prize draws for positive pregnancy tests apparently not cutting it,...
A few years ago, when Draw Muhammad Day was a thing, a Tumblr began with the premise of adding Muhammad to various comic strips.It was called "Plus A Drawing of Muhammed" and entries looked something like this: So I was a little surprised when, after last week's attacks at Charlie Hebdo, the site's creator posted this message on the site after a three-year hiatus:
One of my favourite cartoonists has made one of the best cartoons, if something good can come out of all this bad. The above by Dave Brown that is, tomorrow’s cartoon in the Independent. A remix of the first post-attack edition of Charlie Hebdo to be published tomorrow, whose cover I will not divulge here, more...
The robotic turtle above can't wield katanas, eat pizza or shout cowabunga, but it can still do something awesome: draw big sand sketches on the beach. It's named "Beachbot" and was developed by a team from ETH Zurich and the Zurich division of Disne...
Basket of Fruit, Caravaggio I am not usually a fan of still life paintings but this one has something that draws me to it. Must be the Caravaggio factor. Via Lines & Colors where there are interesting detail close ups and more information.