I had Yet Another Republican (presumably) go off on how Obamacare destroyed jobs—or at least full-time jobs. So the obvious thing for me to do was to grab the stats and generate some graphs. They're below the rolled-up pink slips.
The objective of NEVER GO TO WORK is in its title: Your alarm goes off just after 6 AM, and it's time to get to the office. Read the rest
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Because the world is a weird and wild place, Princess Yellow Feather— a talented yellow-naped Amazon parrot that lives at Birds On Safari, an exotic pet store in Stuart, Fla.—has shown her allegiance to all that is awesome by warbling “Everything Is Awesome,” the theme song from The Lego Movie. Show More Summary
If you are, say, 33 years old, you’ve seen the Joker go from Jack Nicholson to Heath Ledger to, now, Jared Leto. You’ve seen Spiderman recast from Tobey Maguire to Andrew Garfield to Tom Holland. You’ve seen, like, 38 Batmen. And with the success of Ant-Man and the anticipation of Batman Vs. Show More Summary
Do you aspire to one day jump all over Oprah’s couch, join Scientology, fly a fighter jet, and defuse bombs? Here’s your chance! YouTubers Andy Schneider and Jonathan Britnell of Burger Fiction have put together a quick, two-minute course on how exactly to become Tom Cruise, in all his screaming, running, non-blinking glory.
Poor Jon Arbuckle. Without Garfield, he’s nothing but a sad and lonely man. The website Garfield Minus Garfield has made a point to remove panels of the cat from each cartoon strip, and reposts the results displaying Jon’s horrific existential angst and depression. Show More Summary
I had a lot of summer jobs. I was a foot messenger in New York for a couple of summers. I worked as a receptionist and mail room flunky. Before my junior year of high school, I briefly sold ice cream snacks - sort of yuppie bonbons - on the street for a company called Love Bites. The uniform was...
Tyson Waterman is the latest victim in the fallout from the Southern Miss scandal.
Michael Lopp’s job at Pinterest is to basically make sure he doesn’t have anything to do all day. As head of the company’s engineering efforts, Lopp, a compulsive counter who has been at Pinterest for a year and 30 days, has to ensure like the rest of the leadership that all of the teams building Pinterest are meshing and that he can effectively delegate certain tasks. Read More
After we spotted a job listing last year for an Android dev, Reddit CEO Steve Huffman has confirmed that they've already begun work on an official Android app and that it's "coming along nicely."
(Photo credit: Ed Diller/Dibella Entertainment) By Dan Ambrose: Danny Garcia (30-0, 17 KOs) will be making a new beginning on Saturday night in moving up to the full weight of the welterweight division [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Post by Jenny Erikson. It's summertime, and for a lot of vacationers, that means it's beach season. Time to put on the swim suits, slap on copious amounts of sunscreen, and hit the beach for a little rest and relaxation. Unless, of course, you're on the clock. Show More Summary
Typically, we only get to see the end result of the effort sculptors and designers at Hot Toys put into each of the figures the company releases. As the company is overseas, getting a look behind the scenes is rare. Sometimes Hot Toys...Show More Summary
By Marco Bertacche and Dan Liefgreen (Bloomberg) — Saipem SpA, Italy’s biggest oil and gas contractor, will cut jobs and exit businesses as writedowns led to an unexpected loss and an earnings target reduction. The company, controlled...Show More Summary
This story has been updated. Matthew Pagano might have found the perfect summer job. It helped to have the right resume: Pagano, 27, got his start at Young Americans for Liberty in central Florida. He left that organization, founded by former Texas congressman Ron Paul, to join Paul's presidential campaign. From there he moved from […]
Dan Fellman, the veteran president of domestic distribution for Warner Bros. Pictures, will step down from his job by the end of year, the studio announced.
Arturo Vidal got ‘megged on his first day on the job at Bayern Munich on Wednesday. Vidal dove into Bayern’s pre-season schedule following the midfielder’s move from Juventus this week. On day one, Vidal took part in a game of rondo,...Show More Summary
The history of the ESPN ombudsman is a remarkable one, with people from exceptionally different backgrounds serving in the role plus long periods where the job was held by no one. Robert Lipsyte most recently held the role, serving an...Show More Summary