There are just times in your life when you want better and more colorful insults than the usual expletives. There are times when you can't stand your kids calling each other Buffalo Breath and Pizza Face one more ime. What are you to do? Well, The Insultinator is your answer with hree categories of words that can add up to more than 54,000 insults. Enough for a lifetime.
At the age of 21, and after just three months of courtship, author Theresa Weir married an apple farmer. Back then, she "was young and naive," she says; her notions of living on a farm "idealized." "Farm life was nothing like I'd expected...Show More Summary
I've been lucky to have many incredible experiences in my life - not least of them, having the privilege of being elected to serve Oregon in the United States Senate. But of all those incredible experiences, one stands apart: Becoming a father. Becoming a parent is like nothing else. Show More Summary
My father's red wooden bat stands propped up in one corner of my office. He died on April 1, 2007, but it's still positioned as if ready for him to one day walk in and pick it back up. The paint is faded and it's on the verge of splintering...Show More Summary
The police in Overton Texas have scored another victory over neighborhood lemonade stands. We have periodically seen these cases where police swoop down on stands run by kids in one of the oldest traditions of American life. I do not blame the police as much as the City of Overton for failing to have a […]
Constructed for the 1964–65 World’s Fair, the New York State Pavilion in Flushing Meadows Park is one of the few buildings still standing more than five decades after the fair’s opening. Envisioned by then-governor Nelson Rockefeller as a magnificent symbol of the state’s strength, the Philip Johnson–designed pavilion was a... More »
For some Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the biggest thing standing between them and the opening-day roster is each other. Roster battles are just a part of life in the NFL. As talented as any one player is, there is always another player whoShow More Summary
The GOP conducts itself as a party that stands for life until birth. Then, one is left to fend for oneself. The post The Hypocrisy of “Pro-Life” and the GOP appeared first on The Good Men Project.
She's one of the most decorated Olympic athletes in United States history.. but Amy Van Dyken says the biggest accomplishment of her life is STANDING again... after severing her spinal cord last year. Her story is…
On Mother’s Day, one union mom, Theresa Hester of United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 655, recently shared her story of how the union has changed her life in a testimony before the Missouri Senate to explain why "right to work" laws are wrong...
I have experienced many moments of gratitude that have changed my life. Yet as I reflect on these moments, one stands out: a moment in the classroom that changed the way I look at my "problems." I am a teacher and I have had the tremendous pleasure of teaching for ten years. Show More Summary
Since many don't know him for much else than the classic "Stand by Me," let's celebrate King's life by playing a full album for him tonight. Don't worry, this one has "Stand by Me" on it, but Don't Play That Song! actually turned out to be a pretty solid album. Definitely worth a listen if you're a fan of old school r&b/soul. R.I.P. Ben. What are you listening to tonight?
His impassioned vocals on one of the greatest songs of the last 100 years will live on forever.
Shopping is a passion of mine, I enjoy discovering extraordinary brands that not only simplify my life as an entrepreneur, but as a mother, wife, and of course passionate shopper. One thing that I cannot stand however is discovering great brands that do not deliver to my address. Show More Summary
“’Scar’ John was a special cat. He saved my life one time. We were standing outside the Robin Hood Club listening to Little Miss Cornshucks when he suddenly said, ‘Look out, man.’ So I looked out and half a St. Louis brick came sailing past my head.” —This piece on the origins of the Neville […]
In a letter to Felice Bauer in 1912, philosopher Franz Kafka lamented, “time is short, my strength is limited, the office is a horror, the apartment is noisy, and if a pleasant, straightforward life is not possible then one must try to wriggle through by subtle manoeuvres.” Modern workers may well empathise with Kafka’s description of his workplace. More »
Here’s one that’s really going to take you back if you’re a child of the 90s like myself. Canadian duo Pineo & Loeb have teamed up yet again on another stand out remix of an old favorite (in the past they’ve remixed Gorillaz, Will Smith, The White Stripes, and Tears for Fears). The retro-funk production […]
Forbes, 3 Ways Law Schools Are Like the Chillow, by Ryan Craig: Like everyone, I’ve bought many lousy products in my life. Products that disappoint, break or never work to begin with. But one that stands out is the Chillow, the “revolutionary cooling pad” that “transforms your pillow into a...
Like everyone, I’ve bought many lousy products in my life. Products that disappoint, break or never work to begin with. But one that stands out is the Chillow, the “revolutionary cooling pad” that “transforms your pillow into a Chillow.” At the time, our eldest son was four years-old – old enough [...]
Nashville, Tenn. (April 8, 2015) – Salt Life, one of today’s leading lifestyle brands joins renowned surf company, Hobie, to present the Wrightsville Beach SUP Surf Pro AM stand up paddle surf competition on Saturday and Sunday, April 18-19, 2015. Show More Summary