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One of the best things I tasted in Iran was a cookie. On the tray next to the rosewater flavored walnuts, almond baklava, salty dried cherries and pistachio nougat, little pale rounds topped with poppyseeds looked the least impressive of the lot. But when I bit into one biscuit, and it melted into buttery cream in my mouth, I was instantly smitten. That’s how […]
We announced today that Little Bird has closed a new round of financing and I have changed roles at the company. Long-time COO Ben Kaufman is now CEO, bringing tons of experience and smarts to the top of the organization – and my new role is co-founder, company evangelist and chairman of the board. I […]
Not much going on in my chess life right now, so I’ll write a little bit more about the U.S. Chess League. The playoffs are entering their second round, and now all of the top teams are in action. On paper we should have some very close matches, with New Jersey (6½ in the regular […]
Barcelona have yet another tough away assignment to overcome if they want to remain top dogs at the end of the fifth round of La Liga matches. Celta Vigo have been in superb form themselves this season and there is little doubting that...Show More Summary
Mondays are always a little hectic, and just like the most chaotic day of the week, bags can be pretty crazy, too. For the second installment of our Manic Monday column, we’ve rounded up a selection of crazy bags that well, aren’t necessarily nuts in a good way. Read the full post Top 5 Manic Monday Bags: Drive Me Crazy which appeared first on Snob Essentials.
There's so much Wimbledon, especially in the early rounds, but often very little time to watch it all. Many of the world's top players in both the men's and women's divisions are in play on Day 4 at the All England Club, but the time difference can be tough for those wishing to catch the action from the United States. Show More Summary
ABC Family’s Pretty Little Liars topped the Nielsen Social ratings again last night with 7,871,000 impressions of 177,000 tweets. Jimmy Kimmel and America’s Got Talent were in the second and fourth spot, while scripted dramas rounded out the evening. The CW’s iZombie drove 14,000 tweets and MTV’s Finding Carter was in the fifth spot with 34,000 tweets.
Day 1 of the 2015 French Open was interesting, to say the least. Most matches went along as anticipated, as the tournament's top stars had little trouble advancing to the second round, paving the way for a couple of controversial incidents...Show More Summary
Trade talk ended Round 1, and it begins Round 2. For all the talk of Marcus Mariota and other top prospects driving trade talks, little movement occurred on the first day of the 2015 NFL Draft. That could change early on Day 2, however,...Show More Summary
The 2015 NFL draft is now just a few days away. Yet unlike most years, where things usually settle leading into the first round, there's still plenty of uncertainty this time around. The added drama creates a little extra buzz for the always popular event. Jameis Winston is expected to come off the board first to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Show More Summary
Smash Victor by Dooomcat For every round of smash battling there must be a victor, but who woulda thought that little yellow furball Pikachu would be the one to come out on top?! It's impossible to tell from this pictorial portrayalShow More Summary
The No. 1 Duke Blue Devils will look to become the second top seed to advance to the Sweet 16 when they face the No. 8 San Diego State Aztecs in Charlotte at approximately 2:40 p.m. ET. The top team in the South Region had little trouble getting past the No. Show More Summary
“Pretty Little Liars” and “The Voice” topped the Nielsen Twitter ratings last night. The CW’s “iZombie” makes an appearance at number four. “The Flash” and NBC’s new “One Big Happy” rounded out the evening. Were you all out drinking and Guinness instead of watching TV?
March Madness earns its label in the round of 64. Some things are predictable, sure. Kentucky over Hampton? Bet the car, mortgage and maybe even the kids. No, the "madness" creeps in with those tough matchups where seed means little and everything is at stake. Show More Summary
Let's face it, if the House of Cards character Frank Underwood was found to have used personal email to conduct his business, he'd be in big trouble. To escape his detractors, he'd run the high-risk Crazy Ivan, Little Round Top style,...Show More Summary
“The Voice” topped the Nielsen Twitter ratings last night, with 2,043,000 pairs of eyeballs on 77,000 tweets. “Pretty Little Liars” and ABC’s “Marvel: Agents of Shield” rounded out the top three.
The UK Heritage Debate, the PAS seem to act as if they are in the little round bit at the top, next to God The PAS is supposed to be doing outreach and engaging with members of the public finding archaeological finds. It is still doing...Show More Summary
Texas' Malcom Brown is the top interior defender available in the 2015 NFL draft. Forget Washington's Danny Shelton. Worry about Oklahoma's Jordan Phillips a little later in the first round. Florida State's Eddie Goldman doesn't quite...Show More Summary
We love the gift of giving and wedding season is no exception. While there are plenty of wedding-worthy ideas for your favorite couple, choosing the perfect one can be be a little tricky. Thankfully, Emily of Bespoke Bride has rounded up a list of 10 fabulous gift ideas that are the perfect reminder for their […]