Aaron Sapiro in front of the Saskatoon Wheat Exhibit, King Rose Archives Curse that Michael Rose. Small talk is impossible for this man of infectious interests and achievements. Prior conversations left me enchanted with his remarkable...Show More Summary
Sometimes I learn a lot from conversations I was never intended to hear. This happened once as I was stopping by my local community bookstore. It's a small, quiet store, so it was impossible not to eavesdrop as I heard a young man tell his friend how much he hated Christmas. And, you know what, the more he talked, the more I understood his point.
Pretty much every conversation about making and releasing films could start with the same line: film is all about compromise. There’s a balance of money, talent, time, and other factors that can be impossible to quantify. Lars von Trier isn’t a guy known for his willingness to compromise, but that doesn’t mean it is any […]
by Alex Balk "Ever wonder why there is loud music playing in so many bars, even though it makes it almost impossible to have a conversation? Newly published research suggests one good reason: It inspires faster drinking, at least among young women." 0 Comments The post I Can't Hear Myself Drink appeared first on The Awl.
ByVolte-Face Investments: Introduction When developing an investment thesis, many of our presumptions take shape around a metaphysical conversation. The idea of identifying the unknown is simple to discuss, yet impossible to prove. In...Show More Summary
In a recent interview with Vanilla Ice, the conversation turned to the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle reboot. Of the kind of role Vanilla Ice would like in this movie, he says: “Anything, somewhere in there. Michael Bay’s doing this one, it’s huge!” But the interview wasn’t always so sunny. Please, be warned that what [...]
"IT WAS impossible to get a conversation going, everybody was talking too much." Yogi Berra. • IDLE/IDOL THOUGHTS! Don't let yourself miss the premiere bow of my pal Ålec Baldwin as a host of his own show on MSNBC tomorrow tonight! The pre-ads where the appealing liberal MSNBC host, Ed Schultz, sits inflexibly as Alec paws him are very funny. Show More Summary
Is it just me, or is it impossible to talk to technology entrepreneurs without mentioning user engagement and behavior? I’m a behavioral psychologist, so that might be why I keep having conversations about engagement, but I don’t think that’s the only reason. Show More Summary
It’s near impossible to develop an effective marketing website without first understanding what it is that visitors to that site would be trying to accomplish. Qualaroo, which makes survey software for marketers, has spent the last year addressing this funnel conversion problem on the desktop Web. Today, the company is making the move to the tiny screen with the...
Why, Newark, New Jersey Mayor Cory Booker wonders, do we only have our famous conversations about race and fear “when things go terribly wrong”? Why, he wants to know, was it impossible for George Zimmerman to look upon Trayvon Martin “as someone he could have a conversation with”?
Skype has long claimed to be "end-to-end encrypted", an architectural category that suggests conversations over the service would be difficult or impossible to eavesdrop upon, even given control of users' Internet connections. But Skype's...Show More Summary
MIAMI -- Is it safe to talk about LeBron James now? Ever since he came to this city, it has been practically impossible to carry on a rational conversation about the best player on the planet. There are those who will forever nip atShow More Summary
Brainwashed: The use and misuse of neuroscience Sally Satel and Scott Lilienfeld in conversation with David Brooks. NY Times columnist David Brooks had a dualist epiphany: the brain is not the mind.It is probably impossible to look at...Show More Summary
Tiger Woods and Sergio Garcia shook hands yesterday, but the two still haven't had a conversation since Sergio's "fried chicken" joke. At a press conference today, Sergio said logistical issues at the US Open have made it impossible for him to talk to Tiger privately so far. Show More Summary
It’s impossible to tour the streets of New York without Robert Moses eventually entering the conversation. At the mention of his name, many New Yorkers give a distinct eye roll, or a small smirk that says: Whatever you’re about to tell me is going to be bad. Show More Summary
Taking advantage of the springtime weather, Naomi Watts pedaled her son to school on a bicycle in New York City on Wednesday (May 1). The "Impossible" star wore a dark blue denim jacket, brown pants, and black Converse sneakers as Alexander...Show More Summary
No one loves Jesus before he gets converted. No one. That's because only the Holy Spirit dwelling on the inside of you can give you a love for Jesus Christ. It is impossible to have that love without the work of the Spirit. Period.
CNET has obtained a 'sensitive' U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency document that says it is impossible for law enforcement agencies to eavesdrop on iMessage conversations, even with a court order, because of Apple's "secure end-to-end encryption". The...Show More Summary
It seems impossible to enter an exhibition with the title WHEN WILL MY LOVE BE RIGHT without the expectation of heartbreak. This provocative phrase, taken from a 1980s soul classic by Robert Winters & Fall, reads as an ominous declaration of sentiment that, beyond unrequited, has been relegated to a realm of social and cultural [...]
It's almost impossible for adults to engage in an intelligent conversation about the debt crisis, mostly owing to the fact that nobody ever really seems to know what's behind the debt crisis. "Argh, bloated government spending!" "Argh,...Show More Summary