OF COURSE: Turkey’s Erdogan calls Israel a ‘child-murderer’ state. BUT: Netanyahu Says Israel Will Not Be Lectured to by the Likes of Erdogan. AND: Erdogan will cut ties with Israel if the US Embassy moves. It wasn’t all that long ago that the de facto Turko-Israeli alliance was one of the few bright spots in […]
The one beauty product that you cannot brave the winter without? Lotion, of course! With the temperatures dropping everyday and the harsh winds picking up, winter can be rough on skin. So you have to keep hydrated all season long, which means buying tons of lotion. But if you’re looking to save a few bucks, […]
Gordon Brown paints a tragic picture of himself in this extract from his memoirs, 'My Life, Our Times', which deals with the breakdown of his long friendship with Tony Blair. Complete bollix, of course, because it conveniently ignores...Show More Summary
Well, color us a shade of bummed. After long speculation, Jaguar confirmed we won't see a V-8 engine under the hood of the XE or XF anytime soon. Save for the wild XE SV Project 8, of course. Road & Track reported on Wednesday that the decision partially rests on production volumes. Ian Callum, Jaguar's design director, said the company looks...
At Publishing Perspectives Porter Anderson writes about The Rise of Surender Mohan Pathak: HarperCollins India Wins Big With Hindi Pulp Fiction. Surender Mohan Pathak has, of course, long been huge -- there's even a title under review...Show More Summary
Christmas is a joyous time of year, but some of it requires a bit of patience. You have to wait to open those presents, you have to put up with long lines on your shopping trips, and, of course, you have to open your Advent calendar one long day at a time. And if you have an Advent calendar that has chocolates in them. Show More Summary
Berezka (“Birch” in English) is a Russian folk dance troupe who performs with an unusual style – its dancers move with such tiny and smoothly-executed footsteps that it appears they’re on wheels. Of course, their dresses are so long that they very well could be.
Though, of course, humans use organization for good and for evil: "The index card was a product of the Enlightenment, conceived by one of its towering figures: Carl Linnaeus, the Swedish botanist, physician, and the father of modern taxonomy. But like all information systems, the index card had unexpected political implications, too: It helped set […]
“Prosecutors in Suffolk County, New York gave themselves $3.25 million in bonuses — from the asset forfeiture fund, of course.” [David Schwartz, Newsday] P.S. Wyoming highway cops seized $91,800 from motorist Phil Parhamovich, claiming...Show More Summary
I’m truly thankful for the opportunities my hard work on this blog has produced. Case in point today is a course review I’ve been hoping to be able to do for a long, long time. Teeth of the Dog is a Pete Dye design, considered by most to be his masterpiece. That means it beats […]
I don’t know how I feel about this. Of course I’m pro-liberty and believe that as long as it neither picks my pocket nor breaks my back, I say do
Publish a weird new species of dinosaur. Sit back and let history run its course. It might be bad. It might not -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Embed from Getty Images OPTIMISM IS IN THE AIR and on the golf course. It's reportedly pain-free and long off the tee. Tiger Woods, as you may have heard, is set for another comeback. Tiger will tee off with Justin Thomas at 12:05 p.m. Show More Summary
My second favourite way to fly (after Lufthansa First Class, of course), has long been Etihad’s A380 First Class Apartment. I’ve flown the product over a dozen times by now and I was always left with a positive and “reimagined” experience… well it looks like Etihad Airways has really sunk with their cost-cutting. Show More Summary
After a long wait, Google has finally done the right thing. We're talking, of course, about fixing its burger emoji illustration so that the cheese is on top of the patty, like it should be. Granted, that may seem like a very small thing...Show More Summary
From California to Connecticut, states across America have started to warm up to getting blazed -- as long as there’s a good medical reason, of course. The post Social Chillaxs on Anti-Anxiety Component in Cannabis appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Look, we all know gadgets are cool. But once you give the cool new toy or the hottest tech gizmo, how long before it falls out of fashion and ends up stuffed in the back of the hall closet, unmourned and unloved? Too depressing. So give the gift of true knowledge instead. Show More Summary
The actor, the father of director Ron Howard, was praised by many who knew him over the course of his long career.
So the family of Reeva Steenkamp finally gets some semblance of justice with the news that Oscar Pistorius has had his prison sentence more than doubled to 13 years and 5 months. Nothing will bring back Reeva Steenkamp, of course, but...Show More Summary
Mrs. Smith is an 81-year-old female. She worked a long time doing very physical work and is now on a fixed income and comes to my office with chronic pain. X-rays show she has degenerative arthritis in her hips, knees and lumbar spine. She has taken Norco twice a day for years and has been […]