At the Associated Press late Thursday morning, Ken Dilanian, the wire service's intelligence writer, did a marvelous job of covering up the essence of Director of National Intelligence James Clapper's Worldwide Threat Assessment testimony...Show More Summary
Yes, he’s played 11 years in the NFL. Sure, he’s 31. Yep, he was cut by the Falcons on Thursday. But none of that means running back Steven Jackson is calling it quits. “A lot has been written lately about my future,” Jackson wrote on his official website. “There are questions about my age, and…
By James M. Dorsey An Egyptian Cabinet decision to end the suspension of professional soccer in late March but reinstitute the ban on spectators attending matches could spark renewed clashes between militant fans and security forces....Show More Summary
Apple CEO Tim Cook today commemorated his late friend and company co-founder in a tweet....
Tonight, Tatsuro Yamashita hits us with some smooth, funky jams all the way back from 1982. From what I've heard, Japan had a pretty good funk scene back in the day, even after the heyday of the genre in the U.S. This is a bit more on the poppier side of funk, but it's funky nonetheless. Show More Summary
Evan Peters has been doing press lately for his new film, Lazarus Effect, which comes out this weekend. You probably know Peters for his role as Quicksilver in X-Men: Days of Future Past. He basically stole the show even though he was only in the movie for a brief amount of time. Show More Summary
Quote of the Day Jerry Taylor of the Cato Institute tells a story about Julian Simon, the late and great economist. He was at some environmental forum, and he said, "How many people here believe that the earth is increasingly...
Did you get an email like this from Best Buy today? If so, I'll apologize for Best Buy. IT IS TOO LATE, BEST BUY! YOU KNOW IT'S TOO LATE! link
Late last year, Shahzeen Karim, an Illinois attorney and applicant to the Texas bar, tweeted: "Real time: Told TX #barexam will not accommodate me nursing/pumping my baby, due Feb 7th. Option? Pump in bathroom during break for 3 days." Needless...Show More Summary
Dear Mr. Dad: I’m a single mom with a 10-year-old son who’s with me half the time. Before the divorce, he was a sweet kid and a pleasure to be around. But lately he’s become a terror, throwing tantrums when he doesn’t get what he wants—and I think it’s because his father is spoiling him. Show More Summary
Graphics card powerhouse Nvidia hasn't been having very much fun lately. First, the company took an Internet wide beating from gamers after selling a 4 GB graphics card (the GTX 970) that wasn't really a 4 GB graphics card, resulting in the $300+ purchase choking on high-end resolutions (or when using, say, Oculus Rift). Show More Summary
Note to self: never ask these guys if they've seen anything good lately. Netflix third season 'House of Cards' doesn't go live until Friday (except for that time they uploaded it for a few hours by accident), so this is a good time to...Show More Summary
We’re just hours away from the third season of House of Cards touching down on Netflix, which means it’s probably too late to catch up on the first two seasons. Thankfully, The Fine Brothers have published one of their infamous spoiler recaps on YouTube for anyone who needs a quick refresher on the story of Frank Underwood so far. Show More Summary
Apparently I'm hosting my own little Rose Parade for Spring 2015, since there have been so many new rose fragrance releases lately that I feel the need to try each and every one. The scorecard so far: I'm very fond of L'Artisan Parfumeur...Show More Summary
As winter and spring duke it out in late February, Chinese fringeflower (Loropetalum chinense) starts strutting its stuff, flashing hot-pink, strappy-petaled flowers amid its dusky-purple, evergreen leaves. Dark foliage is kind of rare...Show More Summary
Ah, yes, the AMA -- but now a startup is using it to deal with customers' concerns.
The Chicago Bulls shocked and saddened the hoops world late Tuesday night, by announcing that Derrick Rose needs to go through yet another knee surgery. A timetable for his return The post Report: Derrick Rose Could Face Shorter Rehab from Knee Surgery appeared first on SLAMonline.
Late last year, The A.V. Club premiered the first track from Vincent D’Onofrio and Dana Lyn’s new spoken word punk project. “I’m A Hamster” was as weird as both the song’s title and the project’s concept would suggest, with eccentric vocalizations from the longtime actor laid over Lyn’s string manipulations. Show More Summary
Like many film fans, I’ve been waiting patiently for my local cinema to show Hard To Be A God, the swan song of the late Russian filmmaker Aleksei German. The movie, adapted from Arkady and Boris Strugatsky’s science-fiction novel of...Show More Summary
The OKC Thunder dealt backup point guard Reggie Jackson to the Detroit Pistons late last week, ending a tumultuous four-year partnership. Jackson was thrilled to join the Pistons and be The post Reggie Jackson Says the OKC Thunder Scapegoated Him appeared first on SLAMonline.