In continuing his really awesome hand made series, Andy George of How to Make Everything learns how clay pots and bottles are made from the very beginning (dirt!) to the beautiful end (ceramics). In between, you see him show us every...Show More Summary
A roundup of news from around the Washington area.
Second as farce. Third as genius campaign strategery! From the New York Times: A Conundrum for Jeb Bush: How to Use George W. GREENVILLE, S.C. — With Jeb Bush struggling to connect with some Republican activists, his campaign has begun...Show More Summary
The 32-year-old woman also suffered from gunshot wounds, Prince George’s police said.
Is the loss of Lord Adonis from the Labour side of the Lords really a coup for George Osborne? Not really. A tsunami failed to erupt from the impact point in the cross benches, sweeping away the shiny new works of our equally shiny new leadership. Show More Summary
It was Jeb Bush’s last name that probably kept him from running for president in 2008 and 2012, when memory of his brother’s tumultuous time in office was still quite fresh. And it was Jeb Bush’s last name that seemed like enough ofShow More Summary
George Miller is still down to make more MAD MAX movies, so relax guys. We've always known that a trilogy of new MAX flicks was in the works from the get-go, but the intensity of getting FURY ROAD made combined with its somewhat lukewarm...Show More Summary
Lord Adonis: The Labour peer now working for George Osborne By Chris Mason Political correspondent, BBC News 5 October 2015 From the section UK Politics Image copyright AP Image caption Andrew Adonis worked closely with Tony Blair before being a member of Gordon Brown’s cabinet “He’s a moderate moderate.” It is a four word description […]
All hopes are thwarted when George RR Martin, the author of the popular-selling fantasy novel series, "A Song of Ice And Fire" which the HBO TV series "Game of Thrones" is heavily based from, slammed the rumors that the show will have a full-length feature film.
New data show that worker compensation is rising faster in the federal government than in the private sector. After rapid growth in federal pay during the George W. Bush years, growth slowed from 2011 to 2013 after policymakers enacted a partial freeze on federal wages. That era of restraint is now over. Show More Summary
George Osborne: Councils to keep £26bn business rates 5 October 2015 From the section Business Local councils across England will be able to keep all proceeds from business rates raised in their area under new plans unveiled by the chancellor. George Osborne told the Conservative Party conference the move would see £26bn diverted from central […]
Kempt Staff Today’s must-reads from around the Internet. Japanese label Tomorrowland opens up shop in SoHo, Olivier Rousteing’s new gig, George Clooney’s goatee is in the danger zone and…
With George H. W. Bush healing up after a taking a nasty fall during this summer, the former U.S. president is starting to feel active again. The former first lady, Barbara Bush, says she is “thrilled” by his progress and she is looking forward to his full recovery. Show More Summary
Fetty Wap, recovering from a broken leg after crashing his motorcycle September 26th, received some good news Sunday as the rapper's self-titled debut beat out new releases by Don Henley, George Strait and the Dead Weather to take Number One on the Billboard 200. Fetty Wap sold 129,000 total copies in its...
On Sunday’s This Week, ABC’s Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos repeatedly hit GOP presidential frontrunner from the left over his tax plan and repeatedly scolded him for wanting to cut government spending. After the ABC host chastised...Show More Summary
Sydney’s CBD is about to undergo a generational change, as new plans for the city’s numerous bus routes come into effect from today. One of Australia’s busiest roads – the iconic George Street – will be progressively closed to traffic from this week. Show More Summary
A BIT OF HISTORY ABOUT OUR FOUNDING: A word from Stephen Knott, professor of national security affairs at the Naval War College and the coauthor of a new book on the relationship between George Washington, the indispensable man, and Alexander Hamilton, an indomitable genius among the founders.
On Thursday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke at the United Nations. As described by George Jahn at the Associated Press, it was "an impassioned speech interspersed with bouts of dramatic silence." Jahn failed to report the absence of U.N. Show More Summary
Toni Kroos ' fear for his starting place at Real Madrid has triggered interest from Manchester United, who have tracked his progress for many years. Spanish website Fichajes.net (h/t George Bellshaw of Metro) claim the German international...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) Stephen Knott is professor of national security affairs at the Naval War College and the coauthor of a new book on the relationship between George Washington, the indispensable man, and Alexander Hamilton, an indomitable genius among the founders. Show More Summary