I don’t know how people bought makeup before the Internet. How would I know what nail polish to buy or that it is possible for a lip balm to be worth $33 if not for beauty bloggers and online reviews? Crowd-sourcing beauty supplies is pretty convenient. More » 9 Famous ‘Holy Grail’ Beauty Products That Just Aren’t All That is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Have you ever had to work a job you hated just to make ends meet? If not, then you're lucky! But if you have, then you're in the same boat as a ton of celebs. For instance, did you know Elizabeth Banks used to run errands for a Catholic Youth Center? [ Video: Elizabeth Banks Hilariously Interviews Jennifer Lawrence! [...]
LeBron James had a great Thanksgiving, and not just because his team routed the Washington Wizards, 113-87, the night before. James really enjoyed his meal, and he let the world know it with not one, not two, but four separate posts on Instagram on Thursday. Even better, his posts formed a full story arc. “It’s […]
As many readers of this blog know, I love to hike and bring back pictures from the various trails of wildlife so this story was particularly chilling for me. Darsh Patel was hiking with his four friends when they spotted a black bear in New Jersey and stopped to take pictures. Patel continued to take […]
Post by Jeanne Sager. Well, Black Friday is here and Christmas will be before you know it. While Santa is checking his naughty or nice list -- twice -- the kids are taking stock of the hot holiday toys and loading up their own lists....Show More Summary
I keep seeing that statistic - you know - the one that talks about how far through the buying process prospects are before they talk to salespeople. It's flawed. And here are a few reasons why.
Good morning! Here are the major stories you need to know about this morning, ahead of markets opening in London and Paris. Japanese Inflation Fell Below 1%. Excluding the effect of the sales tax hike, and volatile fresh food prices,...Show More Summary
Good morning! Here is what you need to know before your first meeting of the day. 1. The European Parliament voted to break up Google because it is too monopolistic. Don't worry, it will probably never happen. Google has, however, leveraged its dominance to distort non-search markets in the past, so you can see why this vote happened. Show More Summary
For some, the biggest benefit of Thanksgiving is the leftovers. That’s especially true for the cooks of the family, who know that the leftovers from Thursday’s dinner will give them a break from the kitchen on Friday. But before you dig in to the refrigerated turkey and mashed potatoes, consider some food safety advice from... Continue Reading
Now we know. He might be alive if he hadn't stopped to take pictures: WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him to death. Police...Show More Summary
I don't know about you, but I like my turkey with a side of fantasy points. Sure, I love the stuffing and mashed potatoes and, of course, the pumpkin pie, but with three games on Thursday I'm just as interested in gorging on fantasy points. With three games on tap, you'll have plenty of pigskin to go along with your feast. Show More Summary
We’ve seen clips like this before and in truth, we don’t really know how to explain it. The paranormal activity was caught during Racing Club’s 1-0 win over River Plate in Argentina. A ‘ghost’ can clearly be seen running down alongside the pitch before heading back the other way a minute later. Illuminati confirmed! Grab […]
Good morning! Here is what you need to know before your first meeting of the day. 1. Japan is shrinking. The Financial Times says: "Japan’s gross domestic product shrank in the third quarter of 2014 at 1.6 per cent per annum over the quarter and 1 per cent over the previous 12 months. Show More Summary
Good morning, and happy Thanksgiving if you're celebrating! These are the major news stories you need to know about before markets open in London and Paris. OPEC's Big Decision On Oil Output Comes Today. Oil-producing cartel OPEC's Gulf...Show More Summary
I don’t know how the police spin this (below the fold): It looks to me like a bored kid walking around with a toy gun, the cops raced up, and before the passenger was even out of the car they shot him. Holy hell.
I present to you the one-off shops, some with secret sales, others selling discounted vintage clothing, that you haven't heard about.
Munchkin the Shih Tzu is determined to shed some pounds before Turkey-Day, because she knows she’ll be adding a few with all the leftovers! Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: puppeh
Artist Hannah Rothstein has an appropriately seasonal art history lesson for all of us: a gallery of traditional Thanksgiving meals, plated in the style of various modern (and not so modern) artists.
Fans of the French Oulipo movement will know about A Void, the Georges Perec novel written entirely without the use of the letter “e.” What very few readers of any kind know, however, is that in 1939, thirty years before Perec’s novel was published, Ernest Vincent Wright wrote a book in English, Gadsby, that hewed […]
The Pinball Machine of Climate Change I know, I know, it's football season. Across America, millions are planning their Thanksgiving weekend TV football feasts and parties. But before you settle into the couch and start chowing downShow More Summary