The pine tar on Michael Pineda's neck sparkled under the spotlights of Fenway Park last night, catching the eye of Red Sox manager John Farrell. After the umpire confirmed the illegal smear, the Yankees pitcher was ejected during the second inning and now faces suspension. Show More Summary
There is no doubt where the game of the Premier League programme will be this weekend. Liverpool play host to Chelsea on Sunday, where victory for the home side will end the Blues' hopes of winning the title while enhancing the dreams...Show More Summary
Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter for Thursday, April 24, 2014: My post today @ SlawTips: OntarioCourtDates.ca Launched Justice Sonia Sotomayor Blasts John Roberts Court in Dissent Opinion Over Affirmative...Show More Summary
Yes, it's officially spring. The Four Mile Trail is open. Related posts: Current Trail Conditions (June 11, 2011) Yosemite Falls Trail Closing for Blasting Panorama Trail (video) by John Galbraith
In honor of Earth Day, John Leguizamo, Naomi Watts, Liev Schreiber, Ted Danson and others came together, to promote awareness for endangered turtles. Read More The post WATCH: Watts, Danson and Schreiber Talk Turtle for Earth Day appeared first on Ecorazzi.
By John Overstreet: How strange for the stock market (SPY, DIA, QQQ) to perform so well despite such persistently dire conditions. But, how unusual is this, really? I have argued in previous articles that a bull market in stocks typically...Show More Summary
Even though the sample size is small, the 2014 Major League Baseball season has been rough for a lot of pitchers who entered the year with lofty expectations. In addition to the onslaught of Tommy John surgeries, several star hurlers have seen a steep drop in velocity. Show More Summary
Shipping tycoon John Fredriksen is joining one of its shipping firms with rival Knighsbridge Tankers Ltd to create the largest U.S. listed Capesize firm, which
Credits: GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text: Pope John Paul II John Paul II is set to be canonised on Sunday. Is it too soon to make the divisive pope a saint? Briefing Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 12:47pm See related: Pope Francis:...Show More Summary
Courtesy of the good people at Vintage. This account of several lower class citizens of Dublin describes their activities and tells what some of them were thinking one day in 1904 Thanks to John Lingan for the catch.
The soul, the only aspect of a human being the Bible says is eternal, is like a car, according to megachurch pastor and award-winning author John Ortberg. "If you want to care for your car, you kind of have to know what the parts do, what the carburetor does, what the fan belt does — somebody's gotta know that if they want to care for it."
John Thomas Plecnik (Cleveland-Marshall), The New Flat Tax: A Modest Proposal for a Constitutionally Apportioned Wealth Tax, 41 Hastings Const. L.Q. 483 (2014): “Eat the poor children,” proposes Jonathan Swift. “Nay,” protests Occupy Wall Street, “Eat the rich!” This Article does not propose eating the rich with draconically high taxes....
2013 saw the departure of two gnomes, Patrick Benson and Kurt “Telas” Schneider, and the stew pot’s been feeling too roomy without them. Earlier this year we started looking for a couple of new gnomes, and today I’m pleased to welcome Angela Murray and John Fredericks to the blog. Show More Summary
It was a surprise to hear that Delmark was going to release for the first time in the United States recordings made of Sleepy John Estes during Japanese tours from the mid-1970s. The performances have finally been released on Live In Japan With Hammie Nixon, which bring together 19 songs from four performances by the pair. Show More Summary
(John Hinderaker) I think Scott was the first person I heard say that one day, the Supreme Court may rule the Constitution unconstitutional. That didn’t happen yesterday, when the court decided the Schuette case on a 6-2 vote, but it could have. Show More Summary
Rick Perry Defends Cliven Bundy: Claiming Obama Administration ‘Acting Imperialistically’ (via http://crooksandliars.com) By John Amato April 23, 2014 2:29 pm – Comments Rick Perry is stumping for the Oath Keeper vote by claiming the Bundys were pushed into the position of using force because it’s the Bureau of Land Management that’s acting outside the law. […]
Two weeks after cameras appeared to show a foreign substance on his hand, Michael Pineda of the Yankees was ejected for having pine tar on his neck. Red Sox manager John Farrell requested that umpire check Pineda. After searching Pineda's...Show More Summary
Boston Red Sox manager John Ferrell didn't forget to ask this time around. A little less than two weeks after a mysterious substance on the hand of New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda went unchecked in a dominant win over Boston,...Show More Summary