Former WSJ tech reporter and editor Jessica Lessin officially launched a tech news site this morning. It's called The Information. According to a letter from the editor, it's intended audience is " professionals in technology and in industries being upended by it. Show More Summary
On Monday morning, Britain woke up to the news that Amazon is trialling unmanned drones to deliver packages 30 minutes after they are ordered. Surely one of the most exciting innovations in the delivery world since the second-class stamp. Right? Apparently not. Before yesterday’s soggy post had made it through our letterboxes, excitement had turned [...]
We had a really nice Thanksgiving celebration yesterday at my cousin’s house. There was lots of family, lots of laughing, and lots of delicious food. All the leftovers we made off with went to work with Phil this morning so there’s no cold pumpkin pie for breakfast and no turkey sandwiches for me today, something […]
Laughs and a little controversy at last night’s International Press Freedom Awards. (capitalnewyork.com) | “The Jon Stewart of Egypt” received an award. (nytimes.com) | Bloomberg LP’s CEO was there. (buzzfeed.com) Red Sox owner John Henry is looking to sell his recently acquired Worcester Telegram & Gazette. (bostonglobe.com) AP denies reports that it … Read More
Kelly Clarkson shares a laugh with the hosts while making an appearance on The Today Show on Tuesday morning (November 26) in New York City. The 31-year-old pregnant singer performed her song Christmas song “Underneath the Tree” and talked about expecting her first child with hubby Brandon Blackstock, which she thinks will be a girl. [...]
All names have been changed to protect their identities. It was an April morning, and I was getting ready for class when I got the text – was it a text or a call?
Monday morning's edition of The Irish Times included a column header that was either intentionally printed for laughs; or a glaring oversight on the part of a copy editor seemingly unfamiliar with euphemisms for oral sex.
Said Chris Matthews, on "Meet the Press" this morning, unintentionally conjuring up an image that made us laugh.He continued:He's got his hands on the American experience in a way that Obama's probably lost for a while, that connection. He knows people are really bugged by this promise that wasn't kept. He knows it.
Start your morning off with a laugh and read a few funny (and absurd) travel tweets from around world. You'll learn a few new tricks for going through airport security, how to take pictures like a bear, and what Jimmy Fallon thinks is the perfect holiday present.
By Bill Maurer: It is not often that something in this market make me fall out of my chair laughing. Yes, there are some things that are funny, but the latest round of news for chip giant Intel (INTC) is just hilarious. Tuesday morning,...Show More Summary
This morning, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Town of Greece v. Galloway, a First Amendment challenge to a New York town's practice of solemnizing its local board meetings with Christian prayer. The argument revealed the weak...Show More Summary
It’s the day after Halloween, and as we all sit here chowing down on the oodles of candy our kids recieved yesterday, we could all use a good morning laugh. Well, leave it to Honey Boo Boo and the clan to give us just that! Most folks wouldn’t even think of dressing up as anyone [...]
HA HA HA! ZOMG We are DYING!!!! Jenny McCarthy dressed as Miley Cyrus' TONGUE on The View today and we cannot stop laughing!!! She NAILED it!! LOLOLzzz!! Best Halloween costume of the day award, so far!!! Barbara Walters dressed up as Katy Perry from the Roar music video which was ALMOST as epic as Jenny's costume. Sherri [...]
From my Morning Briefing email: subscribe here It's one of those rolling on the floor, laughing out loud mornings if you trouble to read the accounts of Labour's position on HS2. The Guardian, under the headline "Labour will support HS2 – if the price is right", says Ed Miliband has asked Andrew Adonis, its top [...]
House Republicans must be exhausted from all that not working A little Monday morning laugh: October was an "exhausting" and "grueling" month for House Republicans and now they're "struggling" to come up with things to do in the 19—count...Show More Summary
This Made Me Laugh Pretty Hard (video) More People Have Lost Their Insurance Than Have Signed Up For Obamacare Cooke: Obama The Avatar Americans As Good With Money As Our Government Apparently Explosion In Medicaid Enrollments May Threaten Entire...
Go ahead and laugh at "Crazy Barry's" infomercial this morning plugging ObamaCare (working just fine, thank-you) and offering up the telephone as a wave of the future. (Just dial 1-800-F1UC-KYO and see what happens.) Conservatives have been put through the wringer in recent weeks, and God knows we need the laughs. Show More Summary
By Bill Maurer: I had to laugh Friday morning as shares of Google (GOOG) raced higher. The stock closed Thursday at $888.79 and traded around $960 in Thursday evening after-hours trading. But during Friday's trade, the stock just kept going higher, taking out $980, $1,000, even breaking $1,015 during the day before closing around $1,011. Show More Summary
Sarah Jessica Parker's twins, Tabitha and Loretta, sported matching striped outfits for a morning walk today, jumping and skipping their way through the streets of NYC. Wearing coordinating dresses, leggings, headbands, and animal-print...Show More Summary
This is either the best or worst local news segment of the year, but I'm in a good mood this morning so I'll lean towards the former. Internet feline celebrity Grumpy Cat made a visit to the WPIX studio in New York ahead of being honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at something called the Friskies Internet Cat Video Awards. Show More Summary