Well, we guess that answers any questions anyone might have. Julianne Hough might be sending Jonathan Bennett an apology very soon because she just totally outed him on TV! The Dancing With the Stars judge was on Extra talking about the show when the Mean Girls star was brought up. And Julianne took the convo into a [...]
The market is open, and we're waiting for Alibaba to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange. On Thursday night, Alibaba priced its IPO at $68 per share. At this price, the company raised $21.8 billion at a valuation of about $168...Show More Summary
BMWK family we’re set to release two new films before the end of 2014 and we can’t wait for you to see them. Since this is Blended Families Week here on BMWK we thought it would be the perfect time to debut the first internet teaser for our upcoming film that deals with blended families. Keep Reading ?
Here's about 15 minutes of Borderlands developer Gearbox's "friendly shooter" Battleborn. The trailer takes its time showing off the different attacks and skills of the characters. The game is expected to launch on Xbox One, PS4 and PC in 2015....
Basically, I wrote about whatever was on my mind that week, not unlike my articles here on xoJane. Except I did it with the half-baked insight and not-fully-honed writing skills of a 20-year-old. Read more
TweetThe answer is no, no you’re not. Hey, look at this gal on Fell near Divis – she doesn’t care about a little rain: Is cycling ever going to be “comfortable?” Nope. So when/how/why did “comfort” become SFGov’s planning lodestar?
Is there anything better than David Lynch? How about David Lynch, looking at David Lynch artworks, set to the tune of a David Lynch soundtrack? That's a black hole of beauty we wouldn't mind falling into. For more on "David Lynch: The Unified Field," on view at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, check out our coverage of the show here. h/t Flavorwire
With the Major League Baseball season about to enter its final week, here’s a look at where each still-unresolved pennant race stands. The NL East (Nationals), AL East (Orioles) and AL West (Angels) races have already been wrapped up. AL Central Team Record GB Detroit 84-68 – Kansas City 83-68 0.5 Cleveland 79-73 […]
Before I get to my review, a bit of stereotype slinging. About the Irish, who are oft said (you can ask anybody) to have produced the greatest drunken poets the world has ever seen. Here in the States, a drunk is a drunk is a drunk. In Ireland, if you believe the hype, every drunk […] The post Graded on a Curve: The Pogues, Peace & Love appeared first on The Vinyl District.
JonesTrading's Dave Lutz has what traders are buzzing about right now. Good Morning, and Happy Friday ! Heavy volumes today, as Scotland votes “NO” / We have a “Quad Witch” expiry (Futures and Index Options expire on Open, Single Stocks...Show More Summary
By Roger Nusbaum: by Roger Nusbaum, AdvisorShares ETF Strategist A big theme here over the last ten years has been building as much flexibility into your financial life as possible. Part of that discussion has to do with the risk that...Show More Summary
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Sarah Koenig and Julie Snyder, producers for the popular radio show This American Life, are about to launch their latest project, a weekly podcast called Serial, hosted by Koenig. Here’s the gist: Rather than having short stories on a theme, like TAL, Serial draws out a single story for an entire season. Show More Summary
If you have heard the phrase “no excuses” charter schools but don’t really know what they mean, here is an informative post about them and the controversial philosophy under which they approach student discipline and achievement. Joan Goodman, a professor in the Graduate School of Education University of Pennsylvania and director of the school’s Teach […]
Don't pretend you didn't like that pun. It's not a racing game we're talking about here - I couldn't use an obvious pun like Arnold Koenisgsegger, could I? But I could have used Christian Bale, or there's Tom Hanks, who was in that beloved childhood film Pig. Show More Summary
Here are five things to know about Saturday's election in New Zealand, from who the key players are to what impact the result will have on the markets and economic policy.
Here is a post by a Colorado teacher about what seems to be a simple observation about some students — that they don’t correct adults who mispronounce their names — but is really a nuanced look into the psyche of some students of color who live in poverty. This public school teacher blogs anonymously under […]
By Cullen Roche: A reader writes in asking about the price of gold and why it keeps falling despite surging US government debt. The thinking here is that gold prices will hedge against a collapse in the US dollar when the government defaults or “prints money” to the point where it causes hyperinflation or high inflation. Show More Summary
Hello. This is the character designer for Bayonetta 2, Mari Shimazaki. We’re one day away from the game’s Japanese release! Today I thought I’d talk about some of the male character designs I did for the game. Full blog here
The U.S. sends 69% of its trash to landfills, which is appalling compared to Sweden's 1% landfill rate. It's time we started doing something about it.