Discount airlines like Spirit have forced the major carriers to offer cheaper flight options. These “unbundled” options are less expensive than the standard fare, but they’re also even more bare bones. American is the latest airline to offer a cheaper, unbundled fare. Read more...
It was clear that something was cooking in the Dirty Projectors camp. The classically oddball art-rockers dropped “Keep Your Name” on the tail-end of last year, which even by their standards was a strange piece of music. This was followed by the recent “Little Bubble,” and we officially started to hope for an album. Thankfully, […]
Alfa Romeo has revealed the Stelvio in standard trim. We’re glad to report that the vehicle looks good even without the upgrades of the Quadrifoglio model. And with 280 horsepower on tap, it certainly won’t be a slouch. BMW’s upcoming full-size luxury SUV, the X7, has been spied again. This time we have a video to give us a...
At eight o’clock in the evening on November 8th, India Standard Time, just hours before American voters shocked the world by electing Donald Trump as their next President, Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of India, went on television to address his country’s more than a billion citizens. Show More Summary
(Molecular Biology and Evolution (Oxford University Press)) The team have shown that 'determining whether antibiotic cycling or mixing selects best against drug resistant pathogens is not possible, even in standardized questions using mathematical models, let alone in the clinic,' according to lead author Robert Beardmore. Show More Summary
Tony Ferguson said he was confident his UFC 209 matchup with Khabib Nurmagomedov would get done, even if the interim lightweight title fight sometimes looked as if it wouldn’t materialize in time for the March event.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, Radio (...)
WordPress is an amazingly stable platform thanks to the dedication and talent of the hundreds of professionals contributing to it, and the strict code standards they follow. Even so, the huge variety of themes, plugins and server environments out there make it difficult to guarantee nothing will ever go wrong. Show More Summary
Are you a perfectionist? Your answer will reveal the truth: Do you often try to achieve a perfect standard in your work? Do you feel a need to perfect at everything you do, even at the expense of your health and well-being? If your answer...Show More Summary
Sara Holbrook: "These test questions were just made up, and tragically, incomprehensibly, kids' futures and the evaluations of their teachers will be based on their ability to guess the so-called correct answer to made up questions.... Stop it. Just stop it." (includes test questions, plus annotations)
Effective now through Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Standard Time, you can earn 500 bonus American Airlines AAdvantage miles — in addition to the standard AAdvantage miles earned — during the Big Game...Show More Summary
Stretching the definition of “true” even by Hollywood standards. Continue reading on Film School Rejects »
Most of the justices indicated during arguments that school districts must offer more than the bare minimum of services to children with special needs. But they struggled over how to clarify the law without inviting even more litigation between frustrated parents and cash-strapped schools. Show More Summary
When it comes to Bose headphones, the QuietComfort35 Wireless Headphones are undoubtedly the cream of the crop. They're incredible... but they're also $350. That's a tall order for any headphones, even if they are the gold standard in wireless noise cancelling headphones. Show More Summary
NO: ‘Are We Living in Nazi Germany?’ This is over-the-top, even by Trump’s standards, but a little perspective is always called for — it’s just a tweet.
The spread of a report about supposed damaging information about President-elect Donald Trump collected by Russia became a public test of journalistic standards Tuesday but burst into public consciousness even … Click to Continue »
Models and women in the media in general face a good amount of misogyny, typically for failing to meet patriarchal beauty standards, but then, even when they do, attracting scrutiny regardless. If they're conventionally attractive and profit from this, then...
Even though the ratings might not be up to the President-elect's standards, the second episode of The Celebrity Apprentice season 8, titled "Fire Up That Chopper," delivers an okay amount of drama. The advisers this time include health expert and celebrity chef Rocco DiSpirito and digital influencer (whatever that is) Justine Ezarik. Show More Summary
Republicans want Donald Trump’s cabinet picks to be rushed through without a standard ethics review even though that’s contrary to what Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said in 2009. But since Trump was elected, McConnell has done a complete turnaround. To be clear, the president-elect himself has a staggering amount of conflicts of interest, [...]
Celebrate while you still can! All chalk yesterday. Hopefully some better games today. A few notes: This story of Jed York sticking a reporter with a bill at the French Laundry is remarkable even by Jed York standards. Useful compilation of coaching interviewees. I really hope that the market for Tom Cable heats up, although […]
A lot of today’s cars are technologically advanced enough to have head-up displays come as standard features. Some premium cars like the BMW 7 Series even have gesture controls to complement these displays. But if your car isn’t newShow More Summary