The Labor Day weekend NFL bad news dump was highlighted by Aldon Smith’s nine-game suspension and a plea deal for Colts owner Jim Irsay. Buried even deeper in the pre-three-day-weekend flurry of things everyone hopes we’ll forget about by Tuesday was a statement from ESPN’s Josina Anderson regarding the Michael Sam’s shower habits report. Matt…
- Scotland's Stephen Gallacher kept alive his hopes of automatic selection for the European Ryder Cup team by firing a 69 in the third round of the Italian Open in Turin on Saturday.
A new school lesson plan hopes to capitalize on the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri that erupted after a police officer shot a black youth early in August. The plan urges kids to agree with the Black Panthers, a racist, hate group that urges segregation, and accept the demands they issued in the past. Show More Summary
The fifth-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes entered the season with expectations of making a run at the inaugural College Football Playoff, but those aspirations took a huge hit when quarterback Braxton Miller—a Heisman Trophy hopeful—suffered...Show More Summary
A documentary about cryonics, the practice of freezing the dead in the hope that they can be revived in the future. Cryonics facilities are legally classified as cemeteries. There is currently no way to safely reverse the process.
(Video Link) Ashley has the cutest ever response to the ice bucket challenge! She dares several members of her family in Mentor, Ohio to follow her. But she also extends invitations to Barbie and Dora the Explorer. Hopefully Boots, Swiper, and Benny will join in, too. -via Blame It on the Voices
MILAN (AP) — AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi is hoping to guide Fernando Torres back to form.
West Ham hoping to unveil Alex Song during today's game at home to Southampton. #WHUFC — Pete O'Rourke (@SkySportsPeteO) August 30, 2014 West Ham have pulled off a useful loan signing 2 days before the closure of the transfer window, with Big Sam securing a season long loan agreement for Barcelona’s Alex Song. The Cameroonian […]
Labour Party leader Ed Miliband has finally commented on the situation in Iraq and Syria, saying that Britain "cannot ignore Isis or simply shrug our shoulders and hope it goes away." Writing for the Independent, Mr Miliband called for...Show More Summary
City of London Police have increased the pressure on domain name registrars who do business with file-sharing sites. With a "notice of criminality" the police hopes to pressure the companies into taking action, or else. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.
Newlyweds need a new place to call home! Take a look inside what Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo hope to call their first home together.… READ ON
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The champions hope to rebound from an opening week draw as they return home for the first time this season. Atlético Madrid make their first appearance at home this season as they host Eibar at the Vincente Calderón on Saturday. The defending champions looked fatigued in their draw against Rayo on Monday, and lacked any creative spark in the attack. Show More Summary
Saturday/Sunday morning is generally an interesting time for political punters – even more so when we have an absorbine by-election in the pipeline as well as the IndyRef. I’m hoping that we might even see a Clacton poll though the timescale has been very tight. There’ve also been hints of at least one IndyRef survey […]
If you're hoping Social Security will take care of you in your retirement, you should know how much your benefit will be. The average is less than $1,300 per month.
Good news for those of us who want to make more money! Chances are you’ll get a raise soon … hopefully. NBC News reports that salaries are increasing pretty much across the board. A new study of over 1,000 companies … More » Good News:...Show More Summary
Don't worry, these are hopefully actual "features," and not a "feature" in the same way as the broken Delta SkyMiles award calendar. ;) Last weekend I asked you guys for feedback regarding possibly adding contributors to the blog. IShow More Summary
Florida hopes to put 2013 behind them. Idaho tries to bring a new level of misery to Gainesville. Here's how to see it. Florida hopes to turn the page on its horrendous 2013 season when it hosts Idaho in its season opener Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Show More Summary
Well we’re hoping you’re having a gorgeous start to your weekend. You’ve stayed in bed late, you’ve had a long lazy breakfast, and you were thinking of hitting the park. No need, because this week’s breath-of-fresh-air inspiration board by the ever-creative Rose and Ruby Paper Co. has brought the outdoors in, with light, dewy hues of peach […]
Yesterday we looked at some very superficial reasons which draw people into the larger music business with a hope that church musicians can understand their own music-personality type. Today we want to stay somewhat shallow in looking at the raw practicalities of drafting the music for Sunday morning. Finding the recipe If you look at […]