Summary: Stephen Vladeck, a professor at American University College of Law, observes via MSNBC that he never would have been invited to a day-long symposium at the NSA's headquarters at Fort Meade, Md., part of a current NSA PR campaign, had it not been for the leaks of Edward Snowden...
Tessanne Chin and Celine Dion perform “Love Can Move Mountains” together during day two of The Voice Season 5 Finale on Tuesday (December 17) in Universal City, Calif. “Absolutely speechless Miss @celinedion thank you for making my dream Come true :) you are even more amazing in person!!! It was an honour:),” the 28-year-old Jamaican [...]
Marshall Henderson, everybody's favorite college basketball bad boy, made a truly bizarre shot during Ole Miss's win this weekend when his pass deflected off of two Middle Tennessee State University players and ended up in the basket. Show More Summary
Last month, Maria Gabriela Isler of Venezuela was crowned Miss Universe — the 62nd woman to be crowned with the prestigious title since the competition was founded in 1952. And while the Miss Universe crown represents one of the most honorable of all beauty titles, hundreds of pageants take place all over the world each year. Show More Summary
President George W. Bush wrote to University of Alabama kicker Cade Foster, offering some consoling words after the senior missed two field goals and had another blocked in the Iron Bowl against Auburn University.“Life has its setbacks. Show More Summary
Here. Falsifiable Young Universe Theory Speaking of Tipler, be sure not to miss his paper, "How to Construct a Falsifiable Theory in Which the Universe Came Into Being Several Thousand Years Age," PSA 1984, Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association (Vol. Show More Summary
Despite erroneous reports to the contrary, Universal will not be scrapping the shot footage of Fast & Furious 7; if you missed Audra Macdonald leave Carrie Underwood in her dust, you'll have another chance; Inbetweeners is getting a sequel; and So You Think You Can Dance royalty got married last night. Read more...
If you missed this great column by James Taranto in the Wall Street Journal, here’s your chance to read it. I had my own run-in with university kangaroo justice, fortunately much less serious than what Taranto describes. Just beforeShow More Summary
We just covered the world's largest gingerbread house, which is on display at Texas A&M University, but if just one house isn't enough to impress you, then you can't miss the world's largest gingerbread village created by New York Chef Jon Lovitch. Show More Summary
You know, I really miss player shops in MMOs. I realize that the universal auction house is a concession to convenience that most players can no longer live without, but there's something to be said for local market economies and merchant...Show More Summary
If you're in the New York City area and love outer space, then you won't want to miss a chance to score free tickets to io9's special invitational screening of Dark Universe, the new Hayden Planetarium show about dark matter at the American Museum of Natural History. Here's how to win! Read more...
(Pic via Getty) Gal Gadot wearing a dress from the Wonder Woman Spring Collection. Congratulations to Gal Gadot, who has landed the role of a lifetime as Wonder Woman in the upcoming Batman vs Superman movie. Not much is known aboutShow More Summary
The first time I met Paul Walker I was on the set of FAST AND FURIOUS (the fourth installment in the series). At the time, it wasn’t exactly obvious how big the franchise would become but it was clear that Universal had faith in it. Show More Summary
Florida got to its game a day in advance. One of the bumped passengers missed a funeral. The post Delta Bumps Passengers So University Of Florida Basketball Team Could Fly Instead appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Dozens of commuters missed connections Sunday night when Delta Airlines kicked them off their Gainesville-to-Atlanta flight to accommodate the University of Florida men's hoops team. Read more...
Adi Libson (Bar-ilan University), Missing Inaction: Internalizing Beneficial Omissions, 32 Yale L. & Pol'y Rev. ___ (2014): The omission bias has been much discussed in both the legal scholarship and the behavioral scholarship. Scholars have noted that a harm stemming from an omission is preferred over equivalent or lesser harm...
A protector for PTEN, a tumor-thwarting protein often missing in cancer cells, has emerged from research led by scientists at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center published online at Nature Cell Biology."We discovered that...Show More Summary
By Elisa Novick We exist in an unlimited universe in an unending lifestream and yet we can experience the phenomenon of missing someone. It is a pain that aches and says, “I wish I were with... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves Daily Astrology Blog for full links, other content, and more!
TMZ reports that the Miss Universe hopeful says a recruiter tried to dupe her into sex in a parking lot. Romantic, no? Ashleigh Blake filed a suit today against MUO over her run-in with a guy she claims promised to land her modeling jobs and magazine covers. In the lawsuit … Blake says she met […]
The Miss Universe Organization is rife with sexual predators and deviants who prey on unsuspecting young women... so says a pageant hopeful who claims a recruiter tried to dupe her into sex in a parking lot.Ashleigh Blake filed a suit today…