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Javier Hernandez or Erick Torres: Who Is Best Choice for Mexico?

Mexico is set to face Chile and Bolivia next month and Miguel Herrera has already picked six footballers who play abroad, including Erick Torres over Javier Hernandez. Is this the right call? El Tri showed great improvement during Brazil 2014, compared to the qualification process. Show More Summary

New England Patriots' Biggest Preseason Disappointments so Far

The New England Patriots' preseason hasn't been all Malcolm Butler, Brian Tyms and Jimmy Garoppolo. Injuries have happened. Veteran acquisitions haven't worked out. Draft picks have been given the heave-ho. While Bill Belichick has a...Show More Summary

SR Geek Picks: ‘Simpsons’ Ice Bucket Challenge, Honest ‘Ghostbusters’ Trailer & More!

4 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Screen Rant

Homer Simpson's ice bucket challenge; an honest trailer for 'Ghostbusters'; everything wrong with 'Armageddon'; and more.

Uber & Lyft agree to insure drivers in-between rides in California

Transportation startups Uber and Lyft today announced support for bill AB 2293, a measure which will require “ridesharing” companies to insure drivers as soon as they log into a ridesharing app to pick up passengers. Uber and Lyft had aggressively fought the bill for months. However, the opposing sides reached a surprising compromise today: the bill has been amended and now […]

mark. Go Royal Bag

I am always happy with and love all my accessories picks from mark. They have beautiful jewelry and stylish shoes, but one item I hadn't tried, until now, was a handbag. The rich purple color along with the studding caught my eye in the Go Royal Bag. Show More Summary

Streaming Times: Netflix’s Fall TV Schedule Picking Up!

Streaming times is a new semi regular feature at where we will bring you the latest news from your favorite online streaming services.  Fall TV is just around the corner and studios are finally releasing new TV on DVD, not to be outdone, Netflix is reminding folks that the latest seasons of shows like […]

Charlie Hunnam Is King Arthur In Guy Ritchie Upcoming Film

Guy Ritchie is getting ready to start a new franchise and he’s just picked the main piece. Charlie Hunnam, he of Pacific Rim and Sons of Anarchy fame, will play King Arthur in the Knights of the Roundtable: King Arthur, currently scheduled for release July 22, 2016. Show More Summary

Tax Scam, AKA Business as Usual

Tim Dickinson is out with a superb piece of reporting in Rolling Stone today–a long investigation that picks up where yesterday’s headlines about Burger King and Tim Horton’s (and last month’s about Walgreens) left off. It turns out that these corporate “inversions” are huge business, and part of a trend that dates back at least […]

College Football Picks: Week 1 Predictions for Every Game

Week 1 of the 2014 college football season is here. Who ya got? After months of looking ahead to these games, they're finally upon us. Beginning Wednesday night and going all the way through Labor Day Monday, a total of 85 games featuring...Show More Summary

Here are all the free PS4, PS3 and PS Vita games you can download in September

As the holiday season draws closer, the game release schedule is going to pick up to a pace that might not be safe for your wallet. Call of Duty, Halo, Battlefield, Dragon Age, Super Smash Bros. — that vacation you were planning may have to wait until next year. Show More Summary

Altria And Lorillard Are 2 Top Picks For Income Investors

By Anthony Parsons: For income investors, a good thing to do is to constantly seek out companies that pay generous dividends. Equally important along with doing that is to find companies that have the ability not only to maintain their dividends, but also that can consistently increase their dividends over the years. Show More Summary

Sorry shorties, tall dudes have their pick of the dating pool

9 hours agoHealth : The Checkup

There is already a growing body of research suggesting that tall men are generally paid better and are viewed as more masculine and competent. A new paper suggests that their height advantage also spills over into personal lives. Read full article >>

Cowboys claim Patriots pick Jemea Thomas off waivers

The Patriots spent a sixth-round draft pick on defensive back Jemea Thomas this year, and Thomas was so unimpressive in training camp that he didn’t even survive the first round of roster cuts. But he’ll now get a shot in Dallas. Thomas was claimed on waivers by the Cowboys today, a day after he was…

Microsoft targets vacationing Hill staffers with e-mail privacy ad campaign

Imagine you're a Hill staffer, taking some time to enjoy the end of summer at your favorite nearby beach. You've vowed to check your e-mail only once per hour, staked out a spot in the shade and even picked up the local paper to truly get away. And then: Microsoft, getting a jump on the […]

A Handy Glossary To Help You Read Vertigo’s “Bodies”

‘Bodies’ is one of Vertigo Comics newest mind benders. It is two issues in (second issue released today so pick that shit up when you make your comic run) and it’s blowing my simple little mind. Vertigo is known for publishing comics that push boundaries on both intellectual and existential levels. ‘Bodies’ is no exception […]

Review: “LOW” #2

“LOW” #2 picks up 10 years after the events of issue one. Salus has descended into the depths of squalor and depravity. Stel somehow escaped the wreckage of her family’s sub, and with her daughters still missing; she’s left with Marik who, like Salus, has been corrupted by loss.   WRITTEN BY: Rick Remender ART BY: Greg […]

Liberty Interactive Corp (LINTA), NextEra Energy Inc (NEE), Black Hills Corp (BKH): Matthew Mark’s Top Stock Picks

Matthew Mark’s Jet Capital Investors has filed its 13F for the second quarter, revealing a total of 43 equity holdings. The equity portfolio is worth $2.2 billion and seems to be fairly diversified across sectors. The largest chunks, however, are in telecoms and finance, which together make up around 47% of the total portfolio. Also […]

The IMF picks 25 top young economists

The list is here, I wonder how young is young, in any case overall a very good set of names.  Other than Piketty and Rey, they all teach in the United States.  John List is one person I would have added, plus I dare them to try out their judgment on someone who is not […]

‘Act of Killing’ Follow-Up ‘The Look of Silence’ Picked Up By Drafthouse and Participant

11 hours agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

For some, Joshua Oppenheimer‘s film The Act of Killing failing to win the Oscar for Best Documentary was the biggest travesty of awards season. The fascinating, frightening look inside the minds of the men responsible for the mass slaughter of hundreds of thousands in Indonesia was one of the most jaw-dropping films of the year. Show More Summary

Wanted: Art Director to Pick Up the Pace (University)

12 hours agoArts / Graphic Design : UnBeige

Pining for a back-to-school experience that is more invigorating than a trip to Staples and a fresh wardrobe of writing utensils? Consider a future that merges graphic design and higher education. Pace University is looking to add an...Show More Summary

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