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Firefighter Shoots Neighbor’s Dogs, Shares Photo On Social Media

One Texas firefighter is out of a job after committing an act of animal cruelty and posting the gory details to social media. Former Hunt county volunteer firefighter, Tim Conatser was released from his job after shooting and killing his neighbor’s two golden retrievers and boasting about it on Facebook. The disturbing photo shows the […]

New Girl: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Cece?

New Girl has come a long way, baby. Jess and Nick's relationship is a distant memory. Schmidt has an intriguing new love interest and is no longer acting like a complete tool. And Winston has a real job, and subsequently no time to be strangely obsessed with his cat. However, for all of the strides... Read More > Other Links From New Girl

The Art Of Not Settling That Goes Beyond A Bad Relationship

In my experience, the act of settling goes so far beyond your egotistical shtty boyfriend. You could be settling for the wrong friend, apartment, roommate, job, or even that crappy cup of coffee you keep getting every morning. It goes to every aspect of your life.

DHS staff would remain on the job with no pay if Congress does not fund agency

Once again, it is federal employees who could take a hit because Uncle Sam can’t get his budget act together. Temporary funding for the Department of Homeland Security expires Friday. If Congress and President Obama can’t agree on an appropriations bill by then, it will drape the agency in confusion. But it won’t shut down, […]

Tax Subsidies, Cuts, and Consequences

There are tax information troubles for ACA enrollees. When it comes to the Affordable Care Act and filing taxes, “sorting through all the necessary paperwork is hard to do, even for those of us whose day jobs are in tax policy,” writes TPC’s Ellen Steele, a tax-preparing volunteer with Community Tax Aid. Show More Summary

Kyrie Irving Gives Emmys Speech for His 'Acting' Performance in Foot Locker Ad

Kyrie Irving is winning another award—or at least he thinks he is. After the superb "acting" job from the Cleveland Cavaliers star in his latest Foot Locker commercial, Irving is back to give his acceptance speech for best supporting actor. In case you missed his legendary performance, here it is: [Foot Locker] Read more NBA news on

Should Ronald Reagan have stuck to acting? Martin Sheen seems to think so.

On Tuesday night, Martin Sheen, who will always be known inside the loop as President Josiah Bartlet (the character he played for seven seasons on the OG poli-drama “The West Wing”), graded the guys who’ve had his job. You know, in real life. President Ronald Reagan’s policies got a big thumbs-down. Sheen, speaking at a Smithsonian Associates-sponsored talk, […]

The ‘Jobs For Jihad Delinquents’ Program

At the White House Summit on Extremism That Shall Remain Unspecified Because Violent Followers Belonging To Unnamed Extremist Movement Might Take Extreme Offense And Act Extremely, the feds are touting

Healthy Families Act Would Let Workers Earn Paid Sick Days

There are least 43 million U.S. workers who cannot earn a single paid sick day and have to decide between losing wages or even risking their jobs to take care of their own illness or a sick family member. On Thursday, Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) introduced the Healthy Families Act […]

Tips for Navigating a Changing Tax Landscape

How to handle new forms related to the Affordable Care Act, thwart identity theft, claim deductions for job searches, and other advice.


SO IT TAKES AN ACT OF CONGRESS TO STOP FEDERAL EMPLOYEES FROM WATCHING PORN ON THE JOB? GOP congressman introduces bill to stop feds from watching porn on taxpayer’s dime. ep. Mark Meadows introduced legislation Wednesday that would prevent federal employees from viewing pornography on the taxpayer’s dime. The Eliminating Pornography from Agencies Act aptly […]

An Act of Kindness for a Complete Stranger Going on His First Job Interview – It Will Warm Your Heart!

When these Target employees saw a young man in search of a tie for his first job interview, they just had to help. Not only do they help him find a tie for his interview, they go a step further to make sure everything is perfect for his big day.

The Benefits to a Paid Family Leave Law That Nobody Is Talking About

This month marks 22 years since the passage of the Family and Medical Leave Act. The FMLA was an important first step toward improving the lives of American workers by helping them secure unpaid leave from their jobs for a variety of family issues, while protecting their employment security. But the FMLA left much to be desired. Show More Summary

The Bravest Thing

I recently had a conversation about bravery, why we see some act as courageous and others as part of a job.  One of the examples  used was a soldier and how its takes an extraordinary act of courage and often self sacrifice to get any type of recognition. The conversation turned to acts of personal […]

'Act Like a Leader' is a pragmatic guide for managers

3 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Ten years ago, Herminia Ibarra was "dragged kicking and screaming" into a job as chair of her department at Insead, the international graduate business school. A year into the new role, she was frustrated, exhausted and fed up with the way it was draining the time she used to spend writing...

Todays PicDump – February 07, 2015

Someone is making these all over my hometown Chris Pratt, homeless, living in this van, holding the script to his first acting job Chocolate bar fail… Massive Star Wars Sculpture For Snow Festival This hot tub is built into the bay!.but I wanted to see Captain America… I made saloon doors for my office […]

200 Million Reasons to Support Paid Family and Medical Leave

22 years ago this week, President Clinton signed the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) -- the country's first and only federal law to address the dual demands of job and family. As the organization that drafted and helped lead theShow More Summary

Apple really could be about to launch its own stylus

Steve Jobs famously hated styluses — but as of late there’s been more and more to suggest that the forthcoming 12-inch+ iPad Pro could sport an optional, Apple-created pen to help act as an input device.Today, there’s a bit more fuel to the … Read more ›

Jack Kingston Joins Lobbying Firm, But Won’t Act as a Lobbyist

Daniel Malloy at the AJC’s Political Insider is reporting the former Savannah Congressman and Senatorial candidate Jack Kingston has a new job. Kingston will by a Pricipal at Squire Patton Boggs, a DC lobbying firm: Kingston’s listed duties do not, at this point, include lobbying. Show More Summary

Actor Wears Suits; Pretends He Has a ‘Proper Job’

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

Twinkling freckle/working actor Eddie Redmayne loves suits. He loves suits, because they are like costumes he would wear if he weren't employed to wear costumes all day (acting). As he informs Men's Health, suits have powers that include but are not limited to: validating your worth to your father, protecting yourself behind... More »

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