By Glen Morgan | Freedom Foundation In a memorable scene from Animal House, Dean Wormer threatens to put the Delta Fraternity on “double secret probation.” In the movie, Delta Fraternity had been guilty of committing much mischief and many pranks on campus. Snohomish County has been on double secret probation by the Washington State Department...
The Annenberg Foundation has revealed that it was an anonymous bidder that paid $530,000 for 24 Native American artifacts that were being sold at a controversial auction in Paris earlier this week.
Twenty-four items sold for $530,000 this week in Paris. The Los Angeles-based Annenberg Foundation turned out to be the buyer, and says it stepped in after a French court rejected efforts to halt the auction.
At a monthly meeting sponsored by the Heritage Foundation, conservative congressmen vented their spleen about the Ryan-Murray budget deal. Though the distaste wasn’t universal -- Representative Vicky Hartzler (R., Mo.) said she would support it -- it was certainly intense. Show More Summary
Elton John explained why he went to Russia in a statement posted today to the Elton John AIDS Foundation website: There was a lot of speculation about whether I would go to Russia this year. Many people outside the country...
When the going gets tough in the precious metals market, this trio starts laying the foundation for future growth—now is the time to take a look.
Re-posted from the Eye On The Amazon You likely already know that Chevron (as Texaco) admitted to deliberately dumping close to 18 billion gallons of toxic foundation waters into the pristine Ecuadorian Amazon over several decades (1964-1992). Show More Summary
An American foundation bought nearly two dozen Native American artefacts and will return them to the Hopi tribe in Arizona, which had mounted legal challenges to their planned sale by a French auction house.
10. A Minecraft mini-game lays the foundation for YouTube's top ten trending video game videos of 2013. It's the only Minecraft-centric video on the list. Can you believe it? Read more...
The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is proud to announce the all-new Hunter Christmas Exposition, presented by Cabela’s, coming to the Las Vegas Convention Center on Dec. 4-7, 2014. “We are extremely excited to bring the Hunter Christmas Expo to Las...
I'm really not much of a foundation girl—I only bother with it for special occasions, otherwise sticking to concealer and tinted moisturizer. But Katy Perry is making me want to wear the stuff more often. She's like a real-live-human version of airbrushed magazine photos. Show More Summary
From patent srikes that the company has fired at Google and other companies, to shutting down many of the open source projects that it acquired with Sun Microsystems, we've watched Oracle do many anti-open things in recent years. However,...Show More Summary
( PARIS) — A U.S. charitable foundation said Wednesday that it was the anonymous bidder that paid $530,000 for 24 Native American masks in a Paris auction and will return them to the Hopi Nation in Arizona and the San Carlos Apache tribe. Show More Summary
National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation Today, the United States Supreme Court announced that it "dismissed as improvidently granted" a union appeal of the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals'’ ruling in Mulhall v. UNITE HERE.
The Indian LGBT rights group Orinam has issued a reaction to the today's shameful ruling by the Indian Supreme Court. We are deeply disappointed at the decision of the Supreme Court in Suresh Kumar Kaushal v. Naz Foundation. The decision...Show More Summary
At a recent meeting of the MIT Open Source Planning Tools Group, I had the pleasure of hosting Zak Rogoff — campaigns manager at the Free Software Foundation — for an open-ended discussion on the potential for free and open …
Foundation Medicine has announced new data demonstrating that its fully informative genomic profile for hematologic cancers, FoundationOne™ Heme, can be performed in routine clinical cancer specimens to identify all classes of genomic...Show More Summary
When someone mentions supply chain visibility, the first thought that probably jumps into your head is a foundation for resiliency, which it is, as we discussed in our last post on the value of visibility in your supply chain. The potential...Show More Summary
The overriding strategic story in Europe today is the breakdown of Franco-German condominium. The two great nations have together run the EU on a foundation of equality since the 1950s, always finding some way to bridge the chasm between North and South. It was stretched a little after France lost Algeria – a French Department, [...]
The nonprofit Mars One foundation is mainly known for trying to recruit people who really, really want to go to Mars. That redundant "really" is because it's a one-way ticket to the Red Planet for life. But now, Mars One is looking at something a bit less dramatic. Show More Summary