This week the House of Representatives passed a sweeping financial reform package that would deter, in part, some of the most egregious practices of the financial and mortgage industries. In essence, it would curb, or try to curb, some...Show More Summary
Gore just needs to stick to facts (and he has so often been effective doing just that). Poetic flourishes aren't going to help skeptics see reason in an already murky debate.
Red-Green anaglyph of the beach near Second Valley Jetty. Click to embiggen, you will need red-cyan 3D glasses to see the 3D effect (doesn't work so well on the thumbnail.We spent the weekend down at Second Valley, a lovely costal town with a really nice beach. Show More Summary
This Photoshop video tutorial will guide you on how to create your own basic DVD or Blu Ray cover art. Aside from the actual design process, the video tutorial also shows us the materials needed in the design. This will give you an idea and will serve as your guide into creating your own personalized [...]
For those of you that have been reading for a while (thanks!), it’s no surprise that I am a music fan. I wouldn’t quite say audiophile as I don’t find the need to spend sizable amounts of money on audio equipment, but I always have some music playing and enjoy a high quality audio setup. [...]Show More Summary
Naturally it would be asking too much for any political leader in the west to speak out against this joke of a trial. No, we need China too much to build cheap stuff or to fund our debt. What a tangled web we wove. Proof again that the...Show More Summary
I was raised on Lefse as a special treat for the holidays. We still make it every holiday season, and this is the best recipe ever. We eat ours with butter and sugar. Note: you will need a potato ricer to prepare this recipe.
NFL Predictions With attention spans dwindling, we forgo full game-by-game previews for Week 14 to give you the essentials you need to know about every contest this glorious NFL weekend. We call it The Once-Over.The Early Games New York...Show More Summary
As if we needed further evidence that a Google phone called the Nexus One is in testing, the phone is now said to be turning up in server logs. Which is to say: the string identifying “Nexus One” is hitting sites including Boy Genius...Show More Summary
A week ago I heard Philippe Petit, featured in the respected movie Man on Wire, on a radio show and thought he sounded fun and so I ordered his movie from Netflix. This afternoon I was talking to an artist at a party about how artists are held to much lower morality standards – behavior [...]
Apparently there needs to be a floorplanfor every building. This is the floorplanon station for Building 168, which holdsautomotive parts. Probably not a problemwith running into walls or anything here......
Civilian, please do not touch the animal while I work. I possess a highly skilled craft; you do not. Let my healing hands guide the way to a cure to this terrible problem. And…Yes, I think I’ve done it. The animal should finally be rid of this very unpleasant case of Singultus. Dr. McDomineering and patient McPanty [...]
Yep, this is a real product. The "Hand Job" helps you open bottles and jars by gripping to the lids. The creators decided that despite the deeply unsexy nature of the item, they'd give it a lewd name and make a sexually suggestive ad in hopes that it would go viral. (It has.) We found it funny til they brought the kid in the mix. WATCH: More on Advertising
BARCELONA (EFE).- Cuban and Spanish architects in Barcelona expressed the need to save both the colonial and modern architecture of Havana and not focus entirely on the old colonial district. Under the title "Arquitecturas de Ida y Vuelta" (Architectures on a Round Trip), the Catalonia College of Architects organized between Dec. Show More Summary
I've heard other Dems suggest something similar. From TPM Reader JG... Thought your post enlightening. My thought is that Obama and the Democrats need to rally around the cry, "I don't want to go back!" Obviously, the economy, 2...
The Google Phone has graduated from rumor to a Twittered thing of beauty, with the likely name Nexus One. This “Google Phone” is also being tested by the company’s staff. Now it’s time to talk about the elephant in the room: the very...Show More Summary
I finally had the chance to try out the Nook this weekend, not the in-depth look needed for a full review but 30 minutes or so hands on as a customer trying it out in a Barnes & Noble (NYSE: BKS) store. My experience wasn’t linear; I stopped to let others give it a shot. Show More Summary
It’s just about confirmed now: Google will sell its own phone, built by HTC and named the Nexus One. It will sell the Google Phone online and unlocked, so you’ll need to buy your cellular service separately. The entire user experience is designed by Google, according to the WSJ. Show More Summary
Been flying the past two days in the rain for the news so of course we are up chasing the rain. California is finally getting much needed rain. It's nice to be saving water now that I have my sprinklers turned off but it's a bit much. Show More Summary
Kellan Lutz lends a hand at the opening of San Francisco’s Target To-Go event on Thursday (December 11). The 24-year-old Twilight actor and Target presented families in need with a $100 Target GiftCard to help make holiday shopping more affordable! Actress Rachel Bilson also participated in Target To-Go! Kellan picked up some swag of his own at the [...]