Books for the holidays: Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration by Ed Catmull. Quote of the day Rick […] The post Friday links: asset class definitions appeared first on Abnormal Retu...
Two second summary: answer all the immigration officer's questions, even if he's being an ass. On Wednesday my dad and I flew from Sydney to Los Angeles in Qantas first class. My dad has a German passport, while I have both a GermanShow More Summary
Female soldiers who attend the first-ever, co-ed class of Ranger School have a better chance of graduating if they prepare for what faces them in the first week.
CSCL Globe, the world’s largest containership and the first of a series of five 19,100 TEU containerships ordered by China Shipping Container Lines (CSCL) in 2013,
Matthew Vaughn – of Kick Ass and X-men: First Class fame – has directed a new movie based on Mark Miller’s (Kick-Ass 1 & 2) comic book has got us real excited here at NerdBastards. Furthermore, after each update, our interest in the movie is ever increasing. With the release date of Kingsman The Secret Service set for […]
SteelyKid’s first-grade class has been doing a bunch of Thanksgiving stuff. A lot of this is the lies-to-children version of the first Thanksgiving, and some of that is a little dubious (they had a dress-up “feast” on Tuesday, where SteelyKid was an Indian with a construction-paper vest and feathered headband, and oh, the parental eye-rolling…).…
The First US Nismo GTR: In the world of automobiles, there are a plethora of categories and classes of cars to choose from. You have regular people carriers such as the Honda Accord. On the other hand, you have sportier cars wearing unique badges such as STI or Stradale. Show More Summary
G’day from up top (that is the opposite of down under, right?), mates! Today my dad and I flew Qantas A380 first class from Sydney to Los Angeles, which I suppose is the beginning of the end of our incredible-beyond-words journey. As...Show More Summary
James McAvoy might probably be widely known by film audiences as the young Professor Charles Xavier in the X-Men films, which started with "X-Men: First Class" in 2011. Others, however, might better know him as Wesley in the 2008 action-thriller film "Wanted" which also starred Angelina Jolie and Morgan Freeman.
Five wide receivers were taken in the first round of this year's draft and that number could be reached again next year. The receiver class from the 2014 NFL Draft is already looking like a great one. The one for the 2015 NFL Draft isn't far behind. This year's draft had five wide receivers taken in the first round and 15 in the top 100. Show More Summary
The Senate’s third-ranking Democrat said the middle class “knows in its gut” that only a “strong and active government” can stop the economic bleeding that has caused median incomes to drop $3,600 since President Bush first took office in 2001. Image: ABC News/Youtube The post Schumer: Democrats Must ‘Embrace Government’ to Win in 2016 appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Inspired by Moses McCormick’s unfiltered uploads, I’ve decided to share an unedited crucial moment in my language learning processes; both the first time I’ve ever spoken the language and my first ever class. What I did was study four...Show More Summary
We're updating our 'What to buy and why' camera roundups to include new models introduced in 2014, and first up is the enthusiast compact camera class. These cameras may be a bit too big to fit in your pocket but most are compact enough to be considered appealing alternatives to heavier, bulkier, interchangeable lens camera systems. Read more
The rears of planes are becoming hell with smaller, harder seats to jam as many passengers in as possible. Meanwhile, first class has never been more opulent.
Reader Jeff emailed me yesterday to say that he's taking his first longhaul flight in first class soon (flying Cathay Pacific from Hong Kong to New York, for what it's worth), and wanted to know what my "routine" is for longhaul flights...Show More Summary
Years of massive corruption by the man known for stirring up race relations and making them worse are finally being exposed. While flying around the country first class, dressed in
Years of massive corruption by the man known for stirring up race relations and making them worse are finally being exposed. While flying around the country first class, dressed in lavish suits, and most recently stirring the pot in Ferguson, Mo., Al Sharpton has avoided paying millions in taxes - that would have landed the rest of us in prison.
Reader Megan asked, What’s the best way to travel first class to Asia? Buy a ticket and upgrade, or go with miles? Great question, because it gets at understanding several key issues about international airline travel, and about miles and points. Show More Summary
When Grayson Allen committed to Duke more than 18 months ago, he was the first piece of what would become the No. 1 recruiting class for 2014. Now, he seems more like the afterthought of that stellar group of prospects. Despite being rated as the 25th-best player in his class, Allen isn't getting playing time like most recruits of his stature. Show More Summary