Connecticut is but the latest state to consider what is unarguably a great idea.
It began with a noble intention but ended in humiliation. The Golden State Warriors' Festus Ezeli simply wanted to send his positive regards to an NFL great after his Super Bowl 50 victory; he was half right. Instead of directing his warm wishes to Peyton, the big man congratulated the younger Manning, Eli. Show More Summary
Iowa, Where Everyone’s a Winner Raging Moderate by Will Durst The great state of Iowa has a history of cultivating its topsoil for a harvest of winners the rest of the country may enjoy. Glenn Miller. Buffalo Bill Cody. George Reeves. Herbert Hoover. James Tiberius Kirk. As a side note, this may be the first [...]Show More Summary
Cells reach a state called senescence when they stop dividing in response to DNA damage. This change can matter greatly to health, but scientists do not yet have a clear picture of how this change impacts the genome. A new study shows that a cell's chromosomes become physically reconfigured at senescence, leading to significant differences in what genes are expressed.
Sally Hardesty has slipped into a state of insanity after being subjected to the unimaginable terrors found in The Texas Chain Saw Massacre. What are your favorite moments from the film?
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There were many cheers over last week's Supreme Court decision in Federal Energy Regulatory Commission v. Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA) because of its positive effect on energy prices, reliability and the fight against climate change. read more
The great social experiment is underway. How is it going? Colorado and Washington legalized marijuana in 2012, and Alaska, Oregon and Washington DC, came on board in 2014. Voters in a half-dozen states are likely to vote on legalization...Show More Summary
As former secretary of state Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) battle it out for the Democratic presidential nomination, it is fair to say that neither has devoted a great deal of attention to K-12 school reform. Education activist Bertis Downs believes he can help one of them seal the nomination with the right […]
ls Cruz an alien robot, or a marzipan man? The Great Right Hope hits the Granite State, with bewildering results
By Pasi Taavitsainen Unbeaten 6’7 heavyweight contender Robert Helenius (22-0, 13 KOs) has posted a message stating “Greetings from Italy, stay tuned for huge news on Monday at my press conference at 12.00 EET. Have a great weekend!” No idea … Continue reading ? The post Helenius planning to announce “huge news” appeared first on Boxing News.
An interesting little whine in The Independent about corporate taxation. Which contains one gem and one great truth. The gem: So enough of multinationals treating the British state as if it were a charitable fund to which they can voluntarily contribute. … Their vans drive on taxpayer-funded roads, and they frequently avail themselves of a […]
It wasn't such a great day for the State. Boo. Hoo.
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Late Night Snark: Cacophony in Corn Country Edition "Ted Cruz's [Iowa] victory last night raises a lot of questions, like one: can he keep this momentum going into New Hampshire? And two: just how muchShow More Summary
A Jersey City resident thought it would be a great idea to fly his drone in midtown Manhattan yesterday. Of course, he ended up crashing it into the 40th floor of the Empire State Building. [ more › ]
Hourly wages are still growing at a slightly better pace than in previous months. Wage growth since the Great Recession has remained fairly low, hovering around just 2%. This is most likely not high enough to support the Fed's stated inflation target of 2% year-over-year. Show More Summary
It’s going to be great. It’s going to be huge. As we march closer and closer to the 2016 Presidential elections in the United States, we take a look at some of the candidates who are vying for the nomination for their respective parties. As of this writing, it looks like Hillary Clinton has the Democratic nod practically in the […]
This is great news! Now, university students in Florida will be able to be armed while on campus. This will save lives and deter crime. The Dems must be livid
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Today's Boring Corrections "[T]he Republican base put up with George Bush the first, put up with Bob Dole, were deeply disappointed with the big-spending George W and…again by Mitt Romney and are now going to come loaded for bear for the race for 2016. Show More Summary
Auburn saved the best for last on national signing day by going back to a tried-and-true method—snagging a 5-star player out of the state of Georgia. Plenty of great Auburn players, past and present, hail from the Peach State. But the commitment of 5-star defensive tackle Derrick Brown, the No. Show More Summary