The reason "For Better or Worse" works so well as a combination of humor and relationship commentary is because of the way Perry crafts so many of his shows and films -- with honesty at the core of every joke. On any other sitcom, Marcus...Show More Summary
I think we all find our own ways to cope with trauma. Mine has always been, for better or for worse, reading and writing.
Yes, the best defense is a good offense, but sometime a bad defense is just a bad defense. Sometimes it even makes things worse. For an example, let's look at the defense mounted for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell by noted Washington lobbyist Lanny Davis.
Post by Jodi Meltzer. There's nothing worse for a mom than watching your baby be wheeled off for his circumcision at the hospital (except maybe seeing it performed in front of you during the bris... yikes!). It's your baby boy, and it's his penis, and there's a knife involved. Show More Summary
Scots will be worse off if they vote for independence. It’s not good economics and not much else is at stake. Unlike the now dormant, but never dead, separatist movement in Quebec, and rising tide for independence in Catalonia, the Scottish movement lacks a strong impulse in sustaining an ancient culture. Show More Summary
Brace yourself for five minutes of bad puns and even worse singing
(Photo: Banksy) Poor Calvin. He couldn't stay 6 years old. But none of us can. We must grow up, for the alternative is worse. -via Nerd Approved
The Census Bureau released its annual poverty report today, and the headline number shows that the official poverty rate declined from 15.0 percent to 14.5 percent. This decline was driven entirely by a drop in the number of children living in poverty. This gives me an excuse to make a point that doesn't get made often enough. Show More Summary
It goes from bad to worse for Arsenal, Having arrived in Dortmund with amid a defensive injury crisis, their problems have been exacerbated by the news that Jack Wilshere turned his ankle during the 2-0 defeat. He’ll have a scan on arrival back at HQ tomorrow, but the early diagnosis looks like 2-3 weeks out. […]
The majority of St. Louis County residents — 73 percent of those surveyed — think the media was responsible for making the situation surrounding the police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri worse. Only 18 percent said the media made the situation better. Show More Summary
Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals hears more immigration cases than all but one other federal appeals court. Many are dealt with in summary fashion, for better and sometimes for worse.
Wall Street’s banks were pretty hard on themselves for this year’s choose-your-own-misadventure stress-test trial runs, conjuring a way worse recession than they did last year, and doing concomitantly worse as a result. Citigroup’s Tier...Show More Summary
Since the beginning of September, Dota 2's servers have been invaded by characters called Techies—for better and for worse. Read more...
By Shock Exchange: Reseller Riots at Beijing Apple Store for iPhone 4S. Source: tvnewswatch.blogspot.com. The news on Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 6 China launch is worse than once thought. Reports have emerged that the iPhone 6 may not hit shelves in China until next year. Show More Summary
Post by Joanna Mazewski. Uh-oh. What’s that I hear? The rattling sound of divorce papers? It looks as though Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s marriage might not even make it to the New Year, as things have gone from bad to worse for the couple. Sources say that they are headed for a breakup. Show More Summary
The Mindy Project‘s romantic comedy aspirations have been iffy at best. The genre is certainly in Mindy Kaling’s wheelhouse — she details her love for rom-coms in her memoir, Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?, and clearly understands...Show More Summary
This whole situation just keeps getting worse for her! So, just in case you missed it, here's a recap… News broke the other day that Iggy Azalea had a possible sex tape set to be released, but she took to Twitter to completely deny the rumors. Then her people completely changed their their minds saying it COULD [...]
Things are looking decidedly worse for Corinthian Colleges Inc. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed a lawsuit against the already under-fire for-profit education company for its allegedly illegal predatory lending scheme. According...Show More Summary
I have a piece about the new 72-hour waiting period for women seeking to obtain an abortion that passed over Nixon’s veto in Missouri. There are regulations that are worse in terms of arbitrarily limiting abortion access. But few are more nakedly indefensible. Mandatory waiting periods don’t even take the superficial form of legitimate health […]
Now to finish off the extended 1040s. The extension season for business returns ended yesterday. Now it’s time to mop […]