There has been a great deal of interest in public libraries’ involvement in e-government—the providing of access to and assistance with federal, state, and local government websites, forms, and programs. Another area that libraries have...Show More Summary
If you’re a ham, you already know that the ionosphere is a great backboard for bouncing HF signals around the globe. It’s also useful for over-the-horizon backscatter (OTH-B (PDF)) radar applications, which the United States Air Force’s...Show More Summary
By: Matt Meltzer Credit: Shutterstock.com One of the best things about this great nation of ours is that we don't like to be bored. Like, ever. But mostly, on road trips. Which is why we have all these bizarre roadside attractions that,...Show More Summary
There are two really good movies about dance music DJs: Party Girl and It's All Gone Pete Tong. Maybe they're even great, minor classics in their own way. But neither of these were mass market hits in the States. Instead, they lie somewhere in a very small "Cult DJ Movie" section of some imaginary video store. Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Happy LGBT Pride Month Golly gee, what might we have to celebrate this year? How about this: last year at this time 19 states issued marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Today that number is 36, aka home to over 70 percent of the U.S. Show More Summary
The United States Under-20s have three points in the bag and could be on the patch to winning their group if they grab another three on Tuesday. The United States were granted a gift with a great draw in the Under-20 World Cup, but they almost failed to take advantage of it in their first match. Show More Summary
Find a great car deal in Pennsylvania? If you live in Maryland, it will now be easier for you to take advantage of it.The two states announced an agreement Monday that will allow Pennsylvania car dealers to electronically title and register vehicles in Maryland, and vice versa.Read full article >>
The great American road trip is a rite of passage in the States. We Americans have a unique fascination with the open road. It’s built into our cultural DNA. In Jazz Age America, the car was a symbol of freedom – a chance to escape your small town and the watchful eyes of parents. Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Mount Meathead Erupts. Again. - "The state of Maine saw the governor once again throw a temper tantrum." ---Maine Senate minority leader Justin Alfond (D) - "Respect my authoritah!!!" With time dwindling...Show More Summary
As the Great Pause continues to lengthen, 18+ years and counting, members of the Cult of Climastrology have come up with all sorts of excuses, many of them very inventive.
CIA Director John Brennan warned Sunday the threat of Islamic State that is destabilizing the Middle East has “great potential” to reach the United States.
The question is whether we should allow rich corporations to use hidden provisions to dictate how we will live. NEW YORK - The United States and the world are engaged in a great debate about new trade agreements. Such pacts used to be...Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Words of Wisdom for 2015 Grads "You're stepping into a world that's, well, pretty rough. It's pretty chaotic, pretty divisive. You've got climate change, you've got debt, you've got wars, you've got political paralysis. Show More Summary
Iggy Azalea, the controversial Australian rapper, has stamped “cancel” on her tour of United States arena venues that had been scheduled for the fall months of 2015. Azalea, whose real name is Amethyst Amelia Kelly, was originally supposed...Show More Summary
Casual hookups in general probably aren’t considered the safest sex, and of course not if the sex is unprotected. But a recent surge of HIV, gonorrhea, and syphilis cases left one state scrambling to try to pinpoint the cause in order to educate the public. Show More Summary
So, today Obama took Cuba off the list of state sponsors of terrorism saying that they are a great country that deserves to be recognized by the free world. That
"Great Plains states are often referred to as 'flyover' country," writes cookbook author Summer Miller, "meaning there aren't many reasons to stop here and look around."
The 2015 NBA Playoffs have seen some historically great teams fall and some historically average teams rise to the top. With Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers ready to face Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals beginning June 4, it may be time for an unexpected champion to rise. Show More Summary
Fox News' right-hand-homocon is ever so pissed that Pam Geller won't be able to incite bombings on DC public transit. From Hot Air the piece he links to: She’s forcing the state to admit that the threat of violence is so great that,Show More Summary
The Golden State Warriors will host the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals next Thursday, and forward Draymond Green believes the layoff will be great for his The post Draymond Green Says Warriors Will Benefit from Week Off Prior to NBA Finals appeared first on SLAMonline.