When I learned of Ginger Heller's new release, The Kid Who Beat Wall Street and Saved Africa, it piqued my interest... could a 12-year-old really play the stock market? I also appreciated Heller's global approach to young adult literature, which is in stark contrast to the genre's fantasy trend. Show More Summary
I just finished Michael Lewis’ fantastic new book Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt and enjoyed it immensely. I’ve been a Lewis fan from the beginning. Lewis is about my age and his book Liar’s Poker, which I loved, released...
In their quest to continue to make me feel old as hell, the Baby Spice of the Backstreet Boys got married this weekend. Nick Carter became legally bound to some “fitness expert/actress” (Funny, I don’t see that option on my tax forms)...Show More Summary
Post by Lisa Fogarty. It's sad that my first thought here is: wow, I can't believe this happened AGAIN. But it has. A 5-year-old boy from South Carolina accidentally shot and killed a 7-year-old girl at a birthday party that took place over the weekend. Show More Summary
Oh, boy, Tax Day! That’s when I find out how much my refund is! (Checks paperwork) WHAT?!??!? (Writes check to IRS, grumbles) Well, at least I got this check today: That’s right! I am now verified on Twitter! It’s your assurance that whenever I write about gremlins, it’s really me, and not, say, Mary Robinette Kowal, […]
D&D has always appealed to introverts with rich inner lives. For my boy, it was a lifeline to the outside world
MY DAY by Eleanor Roosevelt, April 14, 1944: >NEW YORK, Thursday—Tuesday morning, I had the great joy of breakfasting with our oldest son, and he had seen our youngest boy who is now somewhere at sea. It is exciting when a loved oneShow More Summary
BILLY BOB Thornton used music, as he always does, to get in the mood for filming the new “Fargo,” which debuts Tuesday night at 10 on FX. “Every day in my dressing room I listened to ‘Pet Sounds’ by the Beach Boys,” says Thornton.
This is so tragic. Boy Killed Hours After His Father’s Funeral Could you imagine burying the father of your child then turning around and having to plan your son’s funeral? According to My Fox Philly: A 4-year-old boy was struck
William Lucas Walker finds a way to immunize his daughter agains the virus's negative effects. The post My Daughter Contracted Instagram, And Boy Is It Contagious appeared first on The Good Men Project.
I was inspired when President Obama announced My Brother's Keeper, a new initiative to create opportunity for boys and young men of color -- made even more moving by the President's reference to his own experiences as a Black man. As...Show More Summary
Last week’s winner was: Ben C. from Detroit, MI. Ben chose a map of New York City from Future Maps. My Picks This Week If you’re looking for a durable fabric bag, there’s simply no better choice than Filson. This bad boy can get you through any adventure you could find yourself in. The stripped-down, […]
When I was a young teenager and just starting to date boys my crazy mother sat me down to warn me of the dangers in dating.
My favorite part of the day is the car ride home from picking up my seven-year-old son from school. It's usually the only part of the day that isn't filled with loudness and chaos and me having to break up fights between the kids. It's the small window of time when he actually talks to me, and not about what he wants me to feed him. Show More Summary
The combination of Bey’s sultry lyrics (“Can you eat my skittles? / That’s the sweetest in the middle / Pink that’s the flavor / Solve the riddle”) and these boys’ moves is probably enough to make you blush. Get ready...
Last year, my son started his own business, called Alex Mill, a collection of clothing for men and boys. Fashion retail also happens to be his father's line of work, though the connection really does end there. While Alex certainly could have asked his father for help--and his father would have jumped in, happily--he instead chose to go it alone. Show More Summary
I do know which game will be released coming Thursday, 17th April 2014 on Nintendo 3DS eShop in the US: Bit Boy!! ARCADE, made just by my own, for USD 7.99 !! European PAL Version will follow up in the beginning of May 2014. PR emai...
The Wii U is getting even more Game Boy Advance titles this week, in the form of Kirby & The Amazing Mirror as well as WarioWare Inc. Also appearing on the Wii U is My Exotic Farm, and My Farm is getting a permanent pricedrop to $4.99. Show More Summary
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I know all you bitches out dare be hearing rumors dat Selena Gomez be banging Legolas and gettin’ served on accountant of my boy #BBare, but let me tell y’all a lil sumpin: Bustin Bizzle be packin’ six feet a bubble gum, and Selena Gomez wants to get dat Big League Chew on, naw mean? Read More...