RICHARD DREW/ASSOCIATED PRESS Things that make you go hmmm. Specialist Matthew Cheslock, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Investors (ok, financial journalists) who groused last week about a dearth of market action got sweet relief on Tuesday. U.S. and European stocks ended with their biggest declines [...]
How was your weekend? Mine was OK! I was going to start blogging again, and then I saw that ThinkGeek is being acquired by Hot Topic for $122 million, and now I have to go re-evaluate all my previous ThinkGeek- and Hot Topic-related coverage. And also my life choices. Hot Topic enters agreement to buy ThinkGeek parent company Geeknet Inc [arstechnica]
Do you know where your wallet is? Ok, well you’d better lock it up, because you’re probably going to want to throw it at your screen once you’re done reading this post. Samsung’s Iron Man Galaxy S6 edge has been fully revealed, and it looks pretty [...]
Since we're in the middle of a drought that's literally of historic proportions, let's not go around damaging things and letting almost 50 million gallons of water go down the drain. OK? [ more › ]
Today, I'm just going to say, "Josh Duggar" over and over for one hour and fifty-two minutes. Then, Rosalyn MacGregor's Michigan update will fill the rest. Oh, wait. Greg. OK, Greg will interrupt me by saying "Josh Duggar" before I do...Show More Summary
VDOT's Layne Is OK with Tolls, BUT... Another City Sues Caltrans over Highway 85 Expansion New Funding Study: Go With Tolls & Fares. Nix the Feds. More Trucks Use IL Tollway Despite Toll...
I can go for days (ok, weeks) were I consistently eat a not-so-great diet, but no matter what, after I workout I always crave something healthy. Maybe not green juice or salad healthy, but something healthier than cookies, chips and other crap. This protein smoothie has been my go-to post-workout snack for a while now. There are […]
STONEFIELDWATCH UPDATE: EVERYTHING IS FINE NOW AND NOTHING HURTS. THEY WERE NEVER BROKEN UP THEY WERE ALWAYS IN LOVE AND EVERYONE ELSE LIED LIKE LIARS BUT NONE OF IT MATTERS BECAUSE LOVE LIVES ON. NOW I'M GOING TO REACT APPROPRIATELY....
Is Kylie Jenner pregnant with Tyga’s baby? That's the latest rumor going around, and if it were somehow true, can you even imagine the epic fallout? Ok, ok... we know you absolutely can't take anything at face value if it was first reported...Show More Summary
Touch Arcade’s Carter Dotson has rung in with his take on the future of mobile gaming. His position: The state of mobile gaming is strong. From his editorial: Just because you don’t like what free-to-play is right now doesn’t mean you will in a year or two or five from now. Show More Summary
The men who’ve stood and fought in Robert Kraft’s army were a bit surprised with his decision to surrender yesterday. And given all the bluster and posturing that preceded Kraft’s admission that he wasn’t going to fight the league’s #DeflateGate penalties, that’s almost understandable. For for longtime Patriots like Troy Brown, it was still something…
[I think it is. First, I’d better get this Super-Sized Baroo out of the way- OK, here we go…] (Boing Boing!!!)Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Hoomin Interaction, puppeh
OK, Zac Efron keeps his clothes on in most of this new trailer, but that doesn't mean it's going to be a BAD movie, right?! [ Related: 7 Reasons Zac Efron Is Just Better When He's Shirtless! ] Srsly though, in the first look at We Are Your Friends, Zac is as charming as ever as a [...]
One beauty practice we tend to hedge around is hair color. Not all women are ready to go grey. And you know what? That’s ok. But there are safer ways to coloring your hair. We are pretty clued in to the downside of conventional hair dyes. Even if you are […] The post Coloring Your Hair: Safer Ways to Less Grey appeared first on EcoSalon.
You gotta give The Lizzie Borden Chronicles credit; the only thing predictable about this show is how unpredictable it is (and, ok, the fact that Lizzie will off at least one other character per episode). In episode seven, “The Sisters Grimke,” the Borden sisters flee Fall River and Lizzie adopts a more fun-loving hair color. Read more...
In the upcoming series The Young Pope, Jude Law will portray an Italian-American pope named Pius XIII. Hmmmm. Let’s take a few moments to deconstruct that first sentence. “In the upcoming series The Young Pope...” —OK, so there’s going to be a series about a young pope, got it—“... Show More Summary
OK, I'll admit it, I'm depressed. As a former Madison Avenue executive, Mad Men was more than a TV show to me -- and I am going to miss it dearly. But having spent the last 15 years of my life immersed in the even-more-maddening business...Show More Summary
Ok, so we really WILL go down to three posts per day. damnit.Truthfully, this is as much about teaching me to stop doing it as it is about transitioning the blog.
One of the most feared words in school districts is...Reorganization. Ok, maybe you were thinking I was going to say, R.I.F. (Reduction in force)?That's scary, too, but I suspect that reorganization has its own particular repulsion for 2 simple reasons: The lack of transparency as to WHY reorganization is necessary (e.g. Show More Summary
I know the fat shamers on the anti-fat Reddit threads and the "concern trolls" all over the world will disagree heartily, but I am allowed to take up as much space as I want to take up. And, you know what else? I do not OWE IT TO ANYONE to be fat and healthy, either. Contrary to popular opinion, I can be fat and healthy if I want to be. Show More Summary