A fan of Breaking Bad has decided to explore the show in an unconventional way. Instead of reviewing his binge watching of the Breaking Bad series, managing director at Madrona Venture Group, Greg Gottesman, decided to outline a pretty comprehensive list on why Breaking Bad is the series of entrepreneurs. Show More Summary
Nearly 200,000 people followed the tour online, hundreds of students joined Amnesty, and groups grew on every campus where we stopped. Lend your voice to the call!
The World Cup draw — where the 32 qualified nations will be drawn into eight groups — takes place Friday in Brazil. It could be a rough day for the U.S. men's national team. The groups are made by dividing all 32 teams into four "pots" and choosing one team from each pot. Show More Summary
"Our characters are very much on the run, not as a group but split up, and they're all in jeopardy because -- as we've learned -- being on the road alone is a difficult and dangerous place to be," Gale Anne Hurd tells Zap2it of the second half of "The Walking Dead" Season 4.
Traveling for the holidays? You might want to think twice before buying that travel insurance policy, says the National Consumers League. The group finds that insurers have little trouble saying no to claims, thanks to the plentiful exceptions in their policies, the Los Angeles Times reports. "The unfortunate reality is...
An animal rights group filed a writ of habeas corpus for a chimpanzee named Tommy in Gloversville, New York. The Nonhuman Rights Project has been working on this legal strategy for years, sifting through decisions in all 50 states to find one that is strong on what is called common law, and one that recognizes […]
Americans want to give the recent U.S. deal with Iran a chance before passing new sanctions and are opposed to military action to stop Iran’s nuclear program, a poll conducted by Hart Research for liberal group Americans United for Chance. (Hart Research is the Democratic …
Oh, how I love document leaks, especially when they come from ALEC. Last year's firestorm over the Zimmerman case took a toll on their membership rolls, causing a loss of corporate and legislative members that they're desperately trying...Show More Summary
By Kapitall: Analyzing a single stock in the market can be daunting - there are more performance metrics to take into account than an NFL draft class. To make things simpler, investors tend to classify stocks in two major groups to help narrow their focus: Growth and Value. Show More Summary
Two weeks ago, a double suicide bombing outside the Iranian Embassy in Beirut killed 23 people and injured 147. An Al-Qaeda affiliated Sunni militant group claimed responsibility. They made it clear that this bombing was linked to the war in Syria. Show More Summary
HOUSTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency may have been too harsh when it banned BP Plc from lucrative federal contracts as punishment for its 2010 Macondo oil spill, the United Kingdom and prominent business groups said on Tuesday.
Alexander Bohun, a 24-year-old gay man from Ukraine, was lured into a homophobic attack by a group of Russian nationalists calling themselves Occupy Pedophilia. read more
Randy Reed Automotive is a family-run automotive group in Missouri that doesn’t want to comply with the Obamacare abortion mandate requiring it to pay for birth control and drugs that may cause abortions. The car dealership is now the latest to take on and defeat the Obama administration in court. The Obama administration agreed today […]
New leaked documents paint a dreary picture for the group behind "Stand Your Ground" and Voter ID laws. The post Three Signs That The Power Of Secret Lobbying Group ALEC Is Fading appeared first on ThinkProgress.
A recent study looked at the effect of paying people to lose weight. The authors randomized 100 people with BMIs ranging from 30 to 39.9 into four groups. Two groups received weight loss education, one group with and one without payment. The other two groups received education plus behavior modification with again one group receiving [...]
The Guardian has published a major investigative piece that once again exposes the scandalous ways of the right wing lobbying group, American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). Among the biggest revelations: ALEC may soon face a budget...Show More Summary
The Pseudomorphini Tribe of the Family Carabidae is a group of extraordinary beetles reported to live with ants in the soil and in the rainforest canopy. Mostly dull colored and relatively small, scientists discovered the first species in the Western Hemisphere to astonish with great size and beautiful color pattern, more typical for representatives from Australia.
We spend the majority of the NFL offseason praying for the days to go by twice as fast as they normally do, all so we can draft our fantasy football teams and try to put last year’s losses behind us. But just as slowly as the new season...Show More Summary
If the 1983 self-titled debut by Violent Femmes is one of the hot half-dozen expressions of Teen Angst American Style ever waxed, then Hallowed Ground, the group’s still divisive second effort from the following year is one of rock music’s core texts in how to successfully flout expectations. Show More Summary
New tax filings acquired by Mother Jones reveal that the Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity received 80 percent of its grant money from the Donors Trust, dubbed the "the dark money ATM of the conservative movement." As...Show More Summary