I live in LA now. Well, not in LA but close enough to hear its nutty muttering. Close enough to shop at supermarkets that have entire aisles of gluten free food, attend "mindful meditation" sessions at a number of locations, and experience...Show More Summary
Rafael Nadal will never get rid of uncle Toni as his coach, but it is time for him to add someone to his team in who has been in these positions as a player.
What’s at stake in this Sunday’s Greek referendum? A lot it would seem. As the results come in, the crucial fact to keep in mind is that this is really a referendum on at least three — if not more — different topics simultaneously. This makes the challenge of figuring out how to vote that […]
The American Revolution was rife with space aliens, at least in the minds of many of its principal leaders
The season of losing sunnies under the sun is upon us It's happened to the best of us: We've all purchased the chicest of shades only to see them being washed away by the ocean (with our dreams), or killed in a tragic accident at a friend's...Show More Summary
California State University officials had one question in mind 18 months ago: In a state with billions of dollars in spending obligations to health and welfare services, prisons and pensions, how do we catapult our funding needs to the top tier of budget priorities?
If you're new to meditation, then you might feel overwhelmed when trying to keep so many instructions in your head: watch your breathing, calm your mind, keep your back straight... To take the pressure off and allow your practice to unfold more naturally, here are 20 priceless tips to help you get started. Show More Summary
Facebook Messenger is a very cool application that exhibits the great minds that Facebook homes when it comes to design. The design this app comes in with is unmatched, slick and probably the best of any current instant messaging app. Show More Summary
Finally, a news network that's unashamed to bring the latest news from the Ones Who Matter (in their own mind, anyway). WASHINGTON, D.C. – Cable news outlet “One Percent News” (aka “1% News”) is launching with the goal of serving anShow More Summary
Top safety precaution on the water: Wear a life jacket (AP) — If North Carolina's boating safety coordinator could drill one rule into the minds of people on the water, it would be this: wear your life jacket.http://www.reflector.com/ap/staten/top-safety-precaution-water-wear-life-jacket-2925989
Pin it Q: Hi! I respectfully submit my design conundrum to the hive mind: My husband and I bought our first house last year. It's a 1923 bungalow that was gutted to the studs and modernized in 1986. Naturally, we have a lot of questionable...Show More Summary
Michael Graziano Independence Day seems like a good time to talk about that most American of religious studies terms: “civil religion.” Civil religion has been in my mind since the Fourth Biennial Conference on Religion and American Culture held last month in Indianapolis. Show More Summary
[Warning: Spoilers Ahead] The burning question on every Game of Thrones fan’s mind at the end of the season five finale may have been answered by Jon Snow himself – even if he didn’t intentionally mean to spoil it! Kit Harington, asShow More Summary
Prince is a legendary rock star, and at this point in his career (at pretty much any point in his career if we’re being honest), he has the freedom to do whatever he wants, including change his mind...and he may even want to get in on the business. The singer-songwriter [...]
Sam & Linsey's Thoughtful Chicago Home Pin it It remains to be seen whether downsizing and minimalism are going to be a cultural shift or just a cultural fad, but these ideas are certainly in the air and on a lot of minds. If you'reShow More Summary
2 signs — in the email this morning — that Althouse readers, when away from this blog, are thinking about Althouse blog tags.1. "Dear Professor, You occasionally use a tag for punctuation. I saw this article in The Daily Mail and thought of you. Show More Summary
While we were savasaning, Russian officials went ahead and changed their minds and reversed the yoga ban. Just like that. Maybe they were just kidding about yoga being “inextricably linked to religious practices” and that it could “spread...Show More Summary
The Toronto Blue Jays have the best offense in MLB by almost any measure, yet they're stuck in fourth place in the American League East. It doesn't take a brilliant baseball mind to deduce the problem is pitching, or a lack thereof. Here,...Show More Summary
Christie Rampone was a fresh-faced 24-year-old when she played in her first Women's World Cup in 1999. And the U.S. won.
On the neat / practical scale, the Bricasso rates much higher on the former end than the latter, but that’s good enough, right? As long as you don’t need anything printed in a hurry and don’t mind it being made completely of tiny plastic blocks, this printer from JK Brickworks has you covered. More »