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Staff Picks: A comic, an album, and some nifty pocket journals

Saga by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples (Image Comics) A few months ago, while editing Oliver Sava’s review of Saga #19, I got to the part about the menstruating walrus and rolled my eyes so loudly that books editor Andrea Battleground overheard me. Show More Summary

Athletics trade Josh Donaldson to Blue Jays

The All-Star third baseman is headed to Toronto, while the A's pick up several young players in the deal. The Oakland Athletics and Toronto Blue Jays completed a blockbuster trade Friday evening involving All-Star third baseman Josh Donaldson, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Show More Summary

Experienced Dog Groomer looking for work

2 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Hi Everyone, I am a longtime Experienced Dog Groomer/Exhibitor/Breeder. I am from Young NSW just outside of Canberra. I am looking at coming over for 2 days a week Thursdays and Fridays to pick up some work in a Salon in Canberra. I can do any style clip, Poodles and Gundogs a specialty. I can hand strip [...]

Fantasy Football Week 13: Best Draft Kings and FanDuel Picks for Weekend Tilts

The Indianapolis Colts' Andrew Luck will cost you a pretty penny in salary this weekend, but don't let your Draft Kings or FanDuel team be caught without him. Luck's price tag of $10,100 on FanDuel and $9,700 on Draft Kings is going to eat up a good portion of your cap space. Show More Summary

In My Weekend Gaming Hands

With the Steam Sale in full force, I had to pull the trigger and grab Endless Legend (by the time it downloads, I’ll probably have picked up Endless Space and Dungeon of the Endless as well). So along with some Black Friday deal posting (like this one for Diablo III: Reaper of Souls console version) […]

Kim Jong Un Visits Female Fighter Pilots, Picks Up Camera For Photo Op

8 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The "Outstanding Leader" visited yet another fighter jet base since his reemergence from a medical treatment on his foot last fall. This time the jets were absolutely archaic Shenyang F-5s (Chinese MiG-17 'Fresco' clone) and they appeared to be flown by female pilots. Show More Summary

Top Five Critics' Picks This Friday

9 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

THREE EINSTEINS RELEASE PARTY Sarah Galvin and Co. @ TMRW PartyTo be honest, there’s not a lot of poetry that speaks to the particulars of my batty brain. Me, I like to laugh. I don’t like fancy verses about powerful disquietude. Stranger contributor Sarah Galvin’s new book, The Three Einsteins, isn’t that kind of angsty poetry at all. Show More Summary

Royals Trade Crow to Miami; Give Frasor $1.8M Deal

10 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Former first-round draft pick Aaron Crow was traded from the Kansas City Royals to the Miami Marlins for left-hander Brian Flynn and right-hander Reid Redman.

Picking Experts and the Quest for Great Weight Loss Surgery

They stack the odds, still we take to the street For the kill with the skill to survive It's the eye of the tiger, it's the thrill of the fight -Survivor BLIS is a fascinating specialty insurance program run by Regi Schindler in Oregon. Show More Summary

NFL against the spread picks: Why all the blowouts?

Thursday was supposed to be the greatest Thanksgiving schedule ever. And we were treated to three blowouts. On paper it was the best Thanksgiving schedule, for many years at least. But one of the themes of the NFL this season has been...Show More Summary

Pick Up a OnePlus One Without an Invite for Black Friday Weekend

The OnePlus One, our recently-crowned favorite Android phone, normally requires an invite to purchase, or you have to pre-order and wait for ages. This weekend however, anyone who wants one can buy a OnePlus One, no invites required, orders confirmed on the spot, while supplies last. Read more...

It's Jake Miller's 22nd Birthday!! Check Out His 22 HOTTEST Pics To Celebrate!!

Happy Birthday Jake!!! Today is Jake Miller's 22nd birthday, so to celebrate, we've picked out the hottest 22 pictures of him we could find. And when we tell you it was hard to narrow it down to just a top 22, we're not kidding. He literally cannot take a bad picture! [ Video: Check Out Jake Miller's Voice & [...]

NFL WEEK 13: Here Are Our Official Picks For Who Wins This Weekend

It's the day after Thanksgiving and I am in the office. It's a weird vibe. A former friend of mine suggested that Thanksgiving should be on a Friday. That makes sense. This day feels like a tweener day. It's not a day off, but it's hard to really get going in work mode since lots of people have the day off. Show More Summary

Deep threat nonexistent for Colin Kaepernick

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – How dominant and suffocating was the Seattle Seahawks defense against the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday night? Niners quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who was picked off twice by Richard Sherman, fired blanks when...Show More Summary

Washington vs. Colts 2014 picks and predictions: Clean sweep for Indy

With or without RG3, Indianapolis is the heavy favorite. At the start of the season, this Week 13 matchup between Washington and the Indianapolis Colts was supposed to showcase the quarterbacks who went No. 1 and 2 in the 2012 NFL Draft. Show More Summary

Corporation Tax and Northern Ireland’s (Economic) Walking Dead

12 hours agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

Northern Ireland is a funny, self-obsessed place. And the arguments in favour or against the idea of a reduced corporation tax rate tend to be somewhat navel-gazing. Today people were picking fights with me on twitter because I’d suggested that reduced corporation tax here would make Northern Ireland more attractive for business. But, as some more...

HUGE LEAK: Major details on Apple's gigantic 'iPad Air Plus' revealed

Watch out, Microsoft: Apple is designing a tablet that can replace your laptop too. has picked up the latest issue of Japanese magazine Mac Fan and has found that it’s printed a leaked blueprint for the so-called iPad Air Plus, a giant 12.2-inch tablet that Apple is rumored to have been working on for the past year at least. Show More Summary

News feeds and notifications tailored to users’ favorite bands and authors

Germany's Artist radar lets fans pick the artists, actors and authors they like to receive an entertainment news and info feed personalized to their taste.

Black Friday Crowds Thin After Thanksgiving Rush

Mall crowds were relatively thin early on Black Friday in a sign of what has become the new normal in U.S. holiday shopping: the mad rush is happening the night of Thanksgiving and more consumers are picking up deals online. It justShow More Summary

NFL Picks Week 13: Top Underdog Odds, Moneyline Advice and Predictions

With the Thanksgiving Day trio of NFL games in the books, the rest of the Week 13 slate is geared up for action throughout an enticing weekend. Thursday may have pitted some of the league's biggest divisional rivals against one another, but some of Sunday's games offer more opportunistic lines and odds to choose from. Show More Summary

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