I'm in the middle of a week at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, in San Francisco. This is typically a whirl of talks, posters, refreshment breaks (coffee in the morning, beer in the afternoon) and throngs of geoscientists. Show More Summary
OH! I’m watching one of Rick Steve’s travel programs for Paris on PBS as I type this (he was just at the Musee Rodin) and would so LOVE to be sipping my hot coffee at a Parisian cafe… That would be nice. Rise and shine, morning glory! It’s going to be a beautiful day. Show More Summary
With our power out in McLean this morning, this may also be the only hope for electrical power in my area. & I am at a coffee shop using free WiFi and loading up on hot coffee after the ice storm in Virginia. Blogging may be a little delayed as a result.
So this morning, I did the usual thing: I dragged myself out of bed, made some coffee, and started checking out Google News for tidbits to bring to you, Dogster's loyal readership. More a sacred quest than a job, really. It turns out...Show More Summary
Turning heads as she got her morning java jolt, Reese Witherspoon stopped by Starbucks before visiting the chiropractor in Santa Monica, California on Wednesday (December 4). The "Legally Blonde" star looked cute in a brown leather jacket,...Show More Summary
Good Morning knitters. Just a little hello from Fort Wayne, Indiana, where me and a sock are drinking coffee, waiting for the sun to rise and getting ready to teach the last day at Simply Socks (I expect the sock...
Chief Tango sends us our morning feel good story to enjoy with our coffee and muffin, this time from Louisiana, where a burglar followed the homeowner’s friend back into the house from her car; “She walked back in the house and like probably three to five minutes after she walked back in the house, here […]
At the Whynot Coffee shop in the heart of Manhattan's West Village neighborhood, the people line up early in the morning as if they were going to work. Actually they are going to work. Nearly all who sit with their laptops are working. Show More Summary
In Berlin right now, en route to Leipzig for a conference and I did what you do in Berlin early on Sunday morning when your hotel room isn't ready yet... headed to a bakery for a cup of coffee and a pastry. I'm sitting and sipping and look up and lo and be-freakin-hold, what do I see on the wall, but a giant dialect map of words for 'roll' in German.
An asymmetric oddity with your morning coffee: Police in Jamaica say authorities have seized 3,300 missile warheads and a machine to make missiles and bullets.
Ben Affleck holds hands with his wife Jennifer Garner as they brave the rain to pick up two morning coffees together on Friday (November 29) in Los Angeles. The 41-year-old actor and his wife walked back to their car where he first held the door for Jen, 41, and then walked around and got into [...]
Spotted this morning at London's Giddyup Coffee in Fortune Park (near the Barbican): this terrific Venn diagram/grill menu. Haven't tried Giddyup's grill, but it's my daily morning coffee, and it is spectacular.
Like many of you this morning, I clicked on Rene's Gifts for alpha-geeks: Best beverage-making gadgets article, but I realized something after I started reading: Rene's list was a bit lightweight when it came to coffee. Let's face it, lots of alpha-geeks love coffee. Show More Summary
Alec Baldwin calls me a “fundamentalist” in gay advocacy. A lot of gay activists must have just spluttered into their morning coffee. I just believe that explicitly homophobic slurs directed at actual human beings as a way to degrade them doesn’t have a “but-he’s-a-liberal” exception. It’s ugly and would not be tolerated if directed against […]
Hilary Duff grabs a morning cup of coffee at Starbucks before heading off to her doctor’s on Monday (November 25) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 26-year-old actress recently took to her Twitter account to ask fellow mothers about an issue that has been plaguing her! “Dear moms, has any one found a damn sippy cup [...]
This touch-sensitive device lets users monitor their morning java from their phone.
Morning in Grant Park. Ria Pell flashes her sunshine smile in 2007 (Bita Honarvar) A vibrant pocket of city life stretches along the southern edge of Oakland Cemetery. Here, people hang out to drink beer and coffee, eat tacos and pastries,...Show More Summary
At first, grabbing drive-thru coffee was an occasional indulgence to get you going on a slow Monday morning. Then you gradually picked up coffee more and more, until one day you realize that you’re spending a couple hundred bucks a year on paying other people to pour water over ground-up beans for you. That’s lifestyle creep, and you can … [More]
The light by which you read these words, the power than runs your computer, the energy that heats your morning coffee -- we take such things for granted, yet more than 1.3 billion people globally live with little or no access to electricity. Show More Summary
(November 25, 2013 07:45 AM, by Art Carden) I'm sharing a room with Frank Stephenson of Berry College at the Southern Economic Association meeting in Tampa. Our room has a coffeemaker that makes one cup at a time. Yesterday morning, Frank made a cup of coffee, then I... (0 COMMENTS)