“This is a mark-to-market business, and you see what the market thinks.” That was Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin telling CNBC Thursday morning that, yes, of course President Trump deserves credit for the 10 percent stock market rally since Election Day. Show More Summary
T o participate in the life of playing creative music is to participate in what is, ideally, a very long course of study and refinement. While a collective music in most instances, the art often results in extended periods of solitary...Show More Summary
Creedmoor Sports has long manufactured quality products for precision rifle shooters, such as shooting mats and stools, spotting scope accessories and apparel, as well as, of course, ammunition. The company also partners with other quality...Show More Summary
Fat Tuesday is a big holiday. In the sense of weight, sure, but also in stature, featuring blowout parties steeped in tradition and, of course, lots of food right before dawn of Lent. In Chicago, the stature takes the form of long lines for said food, specifically paczki, the deep-fried Polish...
It’s a new week and, of course, I have a new crush. I’m not one to hang around long. I like my musical lovers to sweep me off my feet just enough that I can leave them hanging when I see the next one I fancy. After my little weekend love affair with last week’s […] The post CRUSH OF THE WEEK: HAPPY MEALS appeared first on IHEARTCOMIX.
I have published countless posts on freedom of information (FOI) during the long fight for equal pay in North Lanarkshire (NLC) and South Lanarkshire (SLC) Councils. Now both are Labour-run councils, of course, and have been since 1996 when Scottish local government was reorganised into 32 single-tier councils. Show More Summary
It feels like ancient history now, but it wasn't that long ago reality show star and internet breaker Kim Kardashian was robbed in a super scary jewelry heist that sounded like something out of a summer blockbuster. Of course, Kardashian...Show More Summary
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam Loughborough's Charlotte Atkinson scored a new BUCS Meet Record in the women's 200m butterfly to help lead her team to overall victory in Sheffield. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Loughborough Races To BUCS Long Course Championship Title
Wenger In Arsenal fans may want their manager out at the end of the season, but rival club Tottenham Hotspur came up with a rather cheeky chant, saying they want the long serving Gunners manager to stay. Of course, the only reason they are saying that is because they feel it’s in their best interests […]
As creative and image director for Dior Beauty, Peter Philips has a long list of duties: He creates the looks for the historic Parisian house’s runway, works on countless editorials and, of course, is responsible for creating new products for the French luxury brand. However, in all these pursuits,...
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam British breaststroke Olympic gold medalist Adam Peaty is expected to race in Sheffield as a guest of honor at the BUCS Long Course Championships this weekend. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 BUCS C’ships Preview: Peaty, Guy, Carlin, O’Connor To Compete
By Charles B. Strozier, Professor of History, City University of New York. Joshua Speed found his BFF in Abraham Lincoln. Wikimedia Commons, CC BY In the spring of 1837, a “long, gawky, ugly, shapeless man” walked into Joshua Speed’s dry goods store in Springfield, Illinois, requesting supplies for...
Year-round fair weather and world-class golf courses have long made the Coachella Valley a destination for golf enthusiasts. And for the more coveted courses, the real estate nearby often carries a high price. Here’s a look at multimillion-dollar homes for sale in three affluent golf communities:...
Playboy’s attempt to quit nude photo spreads didn’t last long. The magazine published the first non-nude issue in its 63-year history in March 2016, and just one year later, it’s reversing course. Cooper Hefner, founder Hugh Hefner’s son and the company’s new chief creative officer, tweeted on Monday that nudity will return to Playboy in its March/April 2017 issue.
There is only one possible reaction to the resignation of retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn as President Trump’s national security advisor: good riddance — and not only because Flynn was caught in what looks like a lie. Of course, Flynn had to go after he admitted that he had “inadvertently” misled...
The Algarve on the southern border of Portugal has long been a magnet for vacationers looking to avoid winter's cold and blustery weather. Its beautiful golden beaches, green golf courses, and laissez faire style of living has made this destination a favorite amongst sun-starved holiday makers from the UK and much of Europe. Show More Summary
Long ago, people believed that the eye emitted invisible rays that struck the world outside, causing it to become visible to the beholder. That’s not the case, of course, but that doesn’t mean it wouldn’t be a perfectly good way to see. In fact, it’s the basic idea behind lidar, a form of digital imaging that’s proven very useful in everything from archaeology… Read More
Dearly beloved, we gather today to mourn the loss of something taken from us all too soon, which brought great joy and mystery into our lives. We are talking, of course, of our dear friend, and ever-changing companion, the hair on Milo Ventimiglia’s face in This Is Us. In a ... More »
It didn’t take long for folks in the entertainment industry to weigh on today’s appeals court ruling that upheld the temporary halt on President Donald Trump’s travel ban. Most, of course, applaud the unanimous decision by a three-judge panel from the 9th U.S. Show More Summary