After ten weeks of being a parent with an equally dedicated spouse, this writer has come to one conclusion: Single parents perform a nearly impossible act. Parenting is a 24/7 job, with a level of commitment far exceeding anything I...
Just act natural! (cracking up laughing) Are they gone? Whew. Good job being casual and inconspicuous, Indi. Very convincing. (pats on head) “Harlow and his old friend Sage are minor internet celebrities with almost 100,000 people following them on Instagram. Since they began sharing their pics, a new friend has been added to the household […]
Acting and being a rock star are full-time jobs, but that doesn't stop some celebrities from spreading their showbiz talents across other canvases — literally. From Sylvester Stallone to Jane Seymour, celebs love to paint. But are they any good?Depends on who you ask. Show More Summary
Good news everybody! Simon Corbell announced today that the the ACT Property Crime Reduction Strategy 2012-15 is doing it’s job and rates for both burglary crime and motor vehicle theft have significantly dropped during the strategy’s first year. “This whole of government strategy has set two key targets – reduce burglary crime by a further 10% and [...]
The Las Vegas Review-Journal claimed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is hurting employment by forcing businesses to shift workers to part-time to avoid offering health insurance. However, substantial evidence proves that the ACA is not...Show More Summary
"I would like to try and defend him, but I would have a pretty hard job doing it," Jack Gleeson says of his "Game of Thrones" character King Joffrey.
The Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), designed to prohibit workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, appears to have been designed with the best of intentions. But like '80s fashion or tequila shots, what sounds good in theory can have unintended consequences. Show More Summary
Brett Crandall, a reporter for KGBT in Harlingen, TX, has a side job as the public affairs director for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Jim Romenesko reported Crandall sent out a press release as the LDS public affairs director about a church sponsored cleanup and home repair in the La Joya, Texas area. Show More Summary
A couple of Thursday links… Thers does a great job of pointing out the authoritarianism lurking beneath David French’s act of charity. But I think there’s a lot more going on here. Or, rather, much less going on here. In other words, this seems to be merely a new way of saying the same old [...]
For most of us, social networks have acted primarily as a way to keep in contact with friends and family whenever we are at home or not seen them in a long while. However, a new survey has shown that social networks are also starting to influence our professional lives too with nearly 40% of [...]
Washington (CNN) - In the eyes of White House officials, it's just one of the untold upsides of Obamacare: The Affordable Care Act is already saving Americans money - they just don't know it. In a report released Wednesday by Jason Furman, the president's new Chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, the […]
“Trapped,” to be fair, is probably too strong of a word. After all, acting is a job, and we’ve all done jobs that we didn’t want to because we needed the money. The very-talented Melissa McCarthy doesn’t HAVE to be on Mike & Molly, but playing Molly pays the bills and gives her an excuse to show up on SNL, even when she doesn’t have a new movie to promote.
First, the good news for Mitt Romney: President Obama's job approval rating has plunged to the lowest of his presidency, according to a new CBS News poll released Wednesday, and Americans' approval of the Affordable Care Act has dropped...Show More Summary
The rumors were bouncing around last week, and now it’s officially true: Adam Levine is People’s Sexiest Man Alive. It’s an accolade that’s usually bestowed upon guys whose day job is acting — the previous five Sexiest men, for instance, were Channing Tatum, Bradley Cooper, Ryan Reynolds, Johnny Depp and Hugh Jackman — but this... More »
By Jim Kelleher: Remember all that partisan acrimony from early October? The market sure doesn't. A pair of data points - 2.8% GDP growth in 3Q13 and 204,000 jobs in October - acted like an eraser on the market's chalkboard memory. The GDP report barely drew any notice. Show More Summary
Attorney General Robert Kennedy was not a believer in the lone gunman theory. Like many Americans, he could not accept that a man as ordinary as Lee Harvey Oswald could have acted alone in assassinating the president of the United States, his brother John F. Kennedy. Who did he …
Barack Obama has been hammered by the botched rollout of the Affordable Care Act, with disapproval of his job performance reaching a career high, opposition to the new healthcare law up sharply and evidence of potential fallout in the midterm elections a year off. The...
It’s a 100 percent lie, according to the White House’s own figures. Last Thursday, President Obama purported to undo the “Affordable” Care Act (ACA) mandates that he and congressional Democrats quite intentionally designed to force...Show More Summary
Ring of Fire radio host Mike Papantonio excoriated the political press when he joined MSNBC’s Ed Schultz on Monday for their coverage of the Affordable Care Act’s roll out. He said that the coverage of the ACA, like CBS's inaccurate Benghazi report, indicated to him that the media was executing a premeditated “hit job” on President Barack Obama.
The House is likely to vote on Federal Lands Jobs and Energy Security Act, which is designed to make it much easier for oil and gas companies to obtain permission to drill on public lands. The post House To Vote On Bill That Would Impose $5,000 Fee For Protesting Drilling Projects appeared first on ThinkProgress.