A proposed biblical theme park, set to include a 510-foot-long model of Noah’s Ark, will break ground next week in Kentucky, thanks to $18.5 million worth of tax incentives. The biblical theme park project Ark Encounter, which is run by a creationist group called Answers In Genesis, received the tax incentives with unanimous approval from
Training camp football is a much gentler game, but on Thursday the Jets practiced the real thing on the goal line. Rex Ryan believes the only way to run goal-line drills is by allowing full tackles to the ground — except for the quarterback.
(i'm abroad and can't upload, apologies for the stream) I see a mini-skirt and hairy legs doing a lean-back creep. I see the ground is lava. I see a sewer grill smile with nothing to lose. "Drugs, hugs, and giant...
In today's Tweet Beat, we learn that Joe Biden was a hottie back in the day, the next Sharknado film is already being brainstormed and Neal Brennan has some ground rules for your coffee order. Read more...
The Penrith Panthers lost to the Cronulla Sharks in recent NRL action. One young Panthers’ fan could not handle the (...)
NY YIMBY recently got a set of renderings of the structure that will take over 5Pointz’s burial ground at 22-44 Jackson Avenue in Long Island City, Queens.
Tesla confirms it's broken ground on Reno as one option for the battery factory. Tesla confirms that Reno is in the running for its massive battery factory originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading….
"... and if the House doesn’t vote, lawmakers will head back to their districts to hear from voters with a crisis raging at the border."The turmoil is stunning considering how far to the right the GOP leadership pulled this bill. Boehner,...Show More Summary
“A room with a view” isn’t always as advertised (and no, a peek at the Grand Canal in Venice or London’s Big Ben in the distance doesn’t qualify). The most memorable hotel rooms offer views you can’t find on the ground, and access to...Show More Summary
For years now, the Newport Folk Festival has been a sell-out event well before its July date, without ever listing a single performer. The three-day music and cultural event held on the grounds of Fort Adams State Park in Newport Harbor,… 7 Musical Acts You Missed at Newport Folk Festival 2014 is a post by Jeff Carvalho on Selectism.
Tesla is out with its second quarter shareholder letter, and the automaker has confirmed that it broke ground outside of Reno at a possible Gigafactory location, but it's not saying if Nevada will actually house the new facility. Read more...
Residents in a cemetery-adjacent condo complex in Lomita are up in arms over the neighboring memorial park's new mausoleum—namely, that they're burying people on top of it. The rooftop burial ground means that some residents' homes now overlook mourners...
Whom is it safe to hate? One of the reasons the cause of same-sex civil marriage has gained so much ground in recent years is that it is no longer socially acceptable to hold gay couples in contempt. Many if not most opponents of same-sex...Show More Summary
Tesla confirms it's broken ground on Reno as one option for the battery factory. Tesla says it broke ground on huge battery factory in Reno, as one option originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading….
I’ve been following some first-hand reports from doctors on-the-ground in Liberia, who are trying to help contain the Ebola outbreak in west Africa, and the reports are somewhat different from what we are hearing from the media. The outbreak has hit Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone. One doctor is a pediatrician and specialist in infectious diseases. He […]
Project Almanac is a thoughtfully crafted found footage-style film that keeps its way-out time-travel premise grounded, thanks to authentic performances and well-composed visuals. We talked to director Dean Israelite, and he told us the secret of making a high-concept science fiction film feel realistic. Read more...
To showcase the event's 2015 theme, the architects have developed a massive and literal green machine, inside and out. The large vertical garden will be planted with edible plants and vegetables and will use a hydroponic growing system to feed the various
It was the passport she was looking for, but British officials didn’t want to allow a woman to sign that official document using her middle name of “Skywalker.” The Home Office said the name is a no-go because it infringes on a trademark. This, despite the fact that she’s used the moniker on other official documents. The 29-year-old woman added … [More]
By Wil Horneff My name is Wil Horneff. I’m a black belt in BJJ and an instructor at Training Grounds Jiu-Jitsu & MMA in Westwood, NJ. My biggest claim to fame was being the bully ‘Phillips’ in the classic film The Sandlot. At the age...Show More Summary
And it doesn't help that "Spider" will be two months shy of his 40th birthday when he squares off against Nick Diaz. "I believe it's going to be a stand-up fight the entire time. Nick is better on the ground, his jiu-jitsu is better, but I believe it's going to be a standup fight and it won't last five rounds. Show More Summary