Ludacris @ Stubbs As we enter the season of music festivals, the shooter on the scene needs to be prepared. Before we post about the holy trinity of lenses you need, the reason to use a DSLR or Mirrorless, or the best software to get your images out fast, let’s look at some of the […]
Scaring up votes has proven effective again and again. The following is the latest in a new series of articles on AlterNet called Fear in America that launched this March. Read the introduction to the series. While negativity has always...Show More Summary
Meet the world's first (and second) smokeable hoodie. Alarm the fire department, impress your friends and read on for more on this incredible innovation.
Daily musings: Real Madrid sign Danilo, while Sterling’s comments will worry Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Two main stories in the media have caught my attention this morning, with one star player on the move and another potentially hankering for a new club also. Show More Summary
Penny Dreadful is Showtime’s Gothic Horror show that’s returning for season 2 on May 3rd. I watched it when it was airing, and Carrie watched it all last week (which I can prove with many angry IMs that read: “WHY DID YOU DO THIS TO ME”). Show More Summary
Sony Mobile defiantly declared it is "here to stay" and is making a huge outward sign of confidence this month with a global brand campaign, with an equivalent marketing spend to the launch of its Z3 handset. That's significant because...Show More Summary
The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. By 1938, when this map was printed, college football was in its seventh...Show More Summary
No April Fool story this. Cape Verde scored the most famous victory in their footballing history when they beat Portugal 2 – 0. For Portugal on the other hand – it was one of the most embarrassing results in their history. Ronaldo did not score any goal mainly because he wasn’t playing at all. […]
Everyone has a story about Nirvana and what they meant to them. This month, the much anticipated documentary on Kurt Cobain premieres—in UK theaters on April 10 and on HBO in the States on May 4—and to keep you excited, they just released a new clip. Show More Summary
As society becomes more focussed on equality, some languages are evolving to include gender-neutral pronouns. Allie Severin and Hedvig Skirgård discuss how this is playing out in Swedish and Australian English.
Nate Beeler / Columbus Dispatch Making Sense by Michael Reagan March Madness hit Indiana hard this week. It had nothing to do with the NCAA’s Final Four Championship, which is coming to Indianapolis on Saturday. And despite what youShow More Summary
A reconstruction of Spinosaurus by Luis V. Rey based on a new version by Paul Sereno. It would appear that new material has been discovered and not yet published — however, even Rey himself is uncertain of this. The extremely short legs and near-quadrupedal posture just… could not look weirder. From the art blog of Luis V. Show More Summary
On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, learn what it took for Nasar Elarabi to quit his dead-end job and become a full time wholesaler, flipper, and landlord. Tune in for discussions covering how he funds his deals, what makes him a better landlord, and why he’s tried his hand at many avenues of real estate. In this [...]Show More Summary
I hope you enjoyed yesterday’s April Fools’ Day joke about turning this blog into an insipid BuzzFeed-type site. It’s become a bit of a tradition for me, having some fun on April 1st. You can browse them via this link or scroll down in this post. In case you’re a new reader, here’s my past posts […]
On this day… On March 30, 1935, Paul Williams was born in Wytheville, Virginia. He was raised in eastern Tennessee. “Williams” was actually the stage name for Paul McCoy Humphrey. It was the name that he adopted when he joined the Lonesome Pine Fiddlers in […]
Post by Jenny Erikson. Oyza. Co-parenting can be difficult even in the best of circumstances, Maci Bookout has be been having an exceptionally difficult time communicating with Bentley's dad this season on Teen Mom OG. Her ex-boyfriend, Ryan Edwards, just doesn't seem very interested in being present in his son's life. Show More Summary
Manchester United are on the fringes of the Champions League qualification spots this season in the Premier League. Playing in Europe next season is a good start, but what else do the Red Devils need to do to be serious title contenders?...Show More Summary
Thu 02 Apr This well-loved local on the Woollahra/Paddington divide is getting into the spirit of the great burger battle with a night devoted to cheap burgers every...
David Hewlett is returning to Syfy! This summer Hewlett will reunite with Stargate Atlantis writers Joseph Mallozzi and Paul Mullie on their new show Dark Matter. Read more...
Depending on how far you are into Bloodborne, you've probably come to realize that this late-game area, accessible using the "Mergo's Loft: Middle" warp from the Hunter's Dream, is one of the best spots to quickly earn Blood Echoes (and also some Blood Vials while you're at it). Those pigs, man. Show More Summary