On Aug. 28, 2008, Barack Obama, then a senator from Illinois, accepted the Democratic nomination for president in Denver. In his speech, he made a lot of promises about what he would do as president of the United States. Seven yearsShow More Summary
There's something about viral proposal videos that just have a way of making your day! After the story about the man who dropped his ring in the river mid-proposal, we couldn't help but think back to some of the most AH-mazing marriage proposals we've seen! So we dug around and came up with fifteen fun, crazy, and [...]
Here's something new to bicker about with your sister: A study published in Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health found that firstborn girls weigh more as adults than their second-born sisters. Researchers analyzed data from the Swedish Birth Register on more than 13,400 non-twin pairs who became mothers themselves. Their... More »
Here’s good news for anyone who has had to carry a heavy couch up or down several flights of stairs and/or through narrow doorways: You can now pre-order a sofa that will fit into easily portable boxes. This is Campaign furniture, and the company’s head is Brad Sewell, a former supply base engineer for Apple […]
Chelsea Handler is really confident about all this. The funny lady isn't shy about showing of her body, especially below the belt. On Wednesday, she shared a snap on Instagram completely bottomless, with only an apple covering her private parts! [ Related: Chelsea Says Her Ex-Boyfriend Fat-Shamed Her! ] Now, she's continuing the trend of posting pictures with [...]
Hey Power Users! Nick here for your Weekly news Round-Up, where I compile this week’s Microsoft news that’s been floating around the web, and talk about them in relative detail for your viewing pleasure! In this video, I talk about our website re-design ranging from the overall design to the new logo! The Cityman and […]
The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is episode 212 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today, we will be looking at how you get […]
Summer’s almost over here. And yet it still feels as if I am living on the surface of the sun. Sit in front of your AC and read the following: – This is a fascinating piece about what Spotify can teach us about the relative timelessness — or otherwise — of music. Spoiler: “No Diggity” Read More...
Curious about what Ant-Man has to say about Civ Pro? And while you're there vote for ATL fav Legal Geeks for best podcast in The Geekie Awards. [Legal Geeks] Speaking of podcasts, here's a great one about the movement to abolish the death penalty, with a particular focus on the recent spate of botched executions. Show More Summary
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis's "Downtown": Too many tabs open. I'm back from a couple weeks on the east coast; Brooklyn gave me some much-needed cultural nourishment I just can't get from my lovely perch here in South Lake Union (where the grass is apparently watered with Am-hole tears on the daily). Show More Summary
Gareth Edwards' Star Wars: Rogue One could look incredible thanks in large part to some really special lenses... Read the full article on AICN Ahoy, squirts! Quint here with really exciting news if you're into the tech side of filmmaking. Show More Summary
Supernatural is just about to begin airing its eleventh season, and if you're not obsessed with Sam and Dean, you must not be watching. The Winchester brothers are full-fledged babes, and not just because of their demon-fighting skills. Show More Summary
Happy Friday and happy weekend reading. Here’s our weekly roundup of things we read about journalism and the media this week on Medium. Thanks to Gurman Bhatia and Katie Hawkins-Gaar for helping curate. The Evolution of Magazine Covers Karen X. Show More Summary
[Content Note: Misogyny; harassment.]So, here's the thing about dudes who request, politely or not so politely, education from a feminist on demand: I can tell you, from more than a decade of experience as a feminist with an internet...Show More Summary
This is the Russian-design werewolf dog muzzle. It costs about $30 and you can buy one HERE. It makes your dog look insane. That is probably not a good look for a dog unless you want people calling the authorities telling them you're walking a rabid hellhound around town. Show More Summary
Did you miss Adventures of Pip [$9.99] when it was $4.99 at launch? Well, while I think the game is worth $14.99 since it's a good platformer and that's what the game is worth on other platforms, I'm here to tell you about an opportunity to both pay an above-average price for a mobile game
Bogus media stories about how “physicists finally find a way to test string theory” have now been with us for decades, with a large number of them documented here. Recently this phenomenon seemed to finally be dying down, with such … Continue reading ?
Love Kiehl's Ultimate Strength Hand Salve or are a hand cream nut in general ( guilty here and not sorry about it) then how about a giant size tube ?Kiehl's, to coincide with their 6th annual Life Ride event which just concluded across...Show More Summary
Jumping to a second page on a Friday post is probably a mistake. But it's hard to write a short piece about Henry Kissinger, doncha know. Here are some midday...
Are you relatively new to this bustling metropolis? Don't be shy about it, everyone was new to New York once upon a time, except, of course, those battle-hardened residents who've lived here their whole lives and Know It All. One of these lifers works among us at Gothamist—publisher Jake Dobkin grew up in Park Slope and still resides there. Show More Summary