New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd posited that there is "something unseemly" about recent reports Chelsea Clinton gives speeches that raise up to $75,000 per appearance for the Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation. A July 9 article in The Times discussed Clinton's foray into public speaking appearances on behalf of the Clinton Foundation. Show More Summary
We long for love, connection, and understanding, but oftentimes we don’t know how to create it. Growing up in a goal-oriented society, we may develop a mindset that helps us succeed in business, but doesn’t do much to create safe and satisfying relationships. Pushing ourselves to work harder and promoting our viewpoints may increase sales […]
Ian Somerhalder supports his very own ISF Foundation while touching down at LAX Airport on Saturday night (July 12) in Los Angeles. The 35-year-old actor flew in from the East Coast where he attended a convention for his show The Vampire Diaries in Parsippany, N.J. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ian Somerhalder Ian [...]
We’ve all heard someone joke about “their OCD,” but chances are that person was just referring to one of their idiosyncrasies–it’s not really something to joke about. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is a disorder of the brain and behavior that “involves both obsessions and compulsions that take a lot of time and get in the way […]
Tax Foundation: $21,000 Tax Bill Just for Some Potato Salad: As of 2:30pm on July 9, 2014, Zack Danger Brown has amassed over $70,000 in pledges from donors using Kickstarter—a website that matches donors to projects—to make potato salad. Nearly 5,000 backers from across the world have chosen Brown’s potato...
I already told this story when I wrote about the Poetry Foundation, but when I was in tenth grade my English teacher had each of us memorize, recite, and analyze a poem. I ended up with “Out, Out–” by Robert Frost. I really liked the poem, but I don’t think that I’ve intentionally read any […]
There are many reasons to want the NFL regular season to just get going already. One is how the Browns’ roster looks on paper. Top to bottom, the Browns have a very interesting depth chart, an enviable foundation of both young and experienced talent. While the Browns were just 4-12 a season ago, they have…
The 8th edition of Leiden Chess Tournament is taking place on 11-20th July, 2014, in Leiden, a city in the Dutch province of South Holland.The event is organized by the Stichting Denksportpromotie Nederland, a foundation for mind sports, in a 9 round Swiss format.The first prize is in the amount of 1750 €.84 participant take part in the tournament. Show More Summary
There's hands-on and then there's hands-on, and the latter was definitely in play in the lobby of the Kaye Playhouse just before Thursday night's performance of La traviata by the Martina Arroyo Foundation's Prelude to Performance program.
CHARLOTTE — In June, the John Locke Foundation released the fiscal year 2012 edition of By The Numbers, JLF’s annual report on the cost of local government. BTN’s insights are particularly relevant this year, as two of the state’s three largest counties — Mecklenburg and Guilford — have asked voters to raise the local sales […]
As I've noted in the past, attention and investment given to research tends to come in waves. Longevity science has been building from the 1970s in a series of growing waves, each lasting ten to fifteen years. That is long enough for...Show More Summary
Friday on Bloomberg TV's "Street Smart," ThinkProgress.org's Igor Volsky, Bloomberg's Peter Cook and the Heritage Foundation chief economist Stephen Moore discussed Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) suing President Obama over his excessive use of executive action. Show More Summary
When it gets hot outside, all you want is to shed those layers. So why not shed your makeup layers, too? Don't bother with heavy foundation, instead choose this award-winning, oil-free tinted moisturizer that everyone loves. (No seriously, beauty editors, celebrities, models... Show More Summary
Though the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) received millions of dollars in funding from the private Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to support the development of the Common Core standards, the union will begin its annual convention...Show More Summary
Will it really cost Zack Danger Brown more than $21,000 in taxes to make potato salad? The bold statement that he would was all over the web yesterday, driven largely by a thoughtful piece by Scott Eastman of the Tax Foundation. I have a lot of respect for the Tax Foundation – their analysis on [...]
By Maggie Thurber | for Ohio Watchdog GUN BAN: Students for Concealed Carry Foundation is challenging The Ohio State University ban on guns and ammunition. You can’t carry a gun on the campus of Ohio State University. Nor can you possess, in and around campus housing, any chemical and dry ice bombs, explosives, bows and...
Seventeen years ago, when makeup artist and glowy-skin guru Laura Mercier first launched her line, she set out with a very specific foundation goal from Day One: “To have something that looks like nothing on the skin, yet covers what it has to cover,” she explains. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) The Reagan Library and Foundation has posted online a complete video of the panel discussion I was kindly invited to be a art of on June 5, the 10th anniversary of Reagan’s passing, chaired by Peggy Noonan and including Lou Cannon, Michael Duffy of Time magazine, and fellow Reagan biographer Craig Shirley. Show More Summary