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Smiling Through The Glorious 2014 Pine to Palm 100m

Last Saturday, I had the great pleasure of joining ~200 ultrarunners for the 5th annual Pine to Palm 100 Mile Endurance Run, an epic and mountainous run in the Siskiyou Mountains near Ashland, OR. Designed and put on by ultra-legendShow More Summary

Low-fat or low-carb diets: Interpreting results of the new study

The joys of September! Parents gleefully shove their reluctant children onto school buses, the palm trees in Los Angeles don’t change color, and everyone realizes that they gained 20 pounds during their summer vacation. It’s time to get serious again about losing weight. But how should you eat to best help you shed the extra […]

Jessica Chastain Joining Xavier Dolan’s First English-Language Film

Quebecois writer/director/actor Xavier Dolan has been making acclaimed films in Canada for the last few years, and his most recent, Mommy, was a huge hit at Cannes this past May. Mommy was up for the Palme d’Or, and while it didn’t take that prize, Dolan did win the Jury Prize for the film. Show More Summary

Roger Goodell Blasted by Current and Former NFL Players on Twitter

Roger Goodell is taking a serious beating in the court of public opinion. Every day this week has seen new reports and accusations that the NFL either knew or elected not to know what really happened between Ray Rice and Janay Palmer in that elevator. The latest damaging report? A law enforcement official told the […]

AM News: De Blasio Forced To Accommodate NYC Charter Expansion

Mayor Agrees to Accommodate 4 Larger or New Charter Schools NYT: Under a new state law, New York City must offer free space in public buildings or or help with the cost of renting private space. Palm Beach school leaders won't opt out...Show More Summary

'Sons of Anarchy' Season Premiere Recap: Totally Forked

If your palms are sweaty, knees weak, and arms heavy, you probably just finished watching the anxiety-inducing premiere of Sons of Anarchy's final season. Or you might be the guy Eminem rapped about in "Lose Yourself." Probably the former But...Show More Summary

N.Y. Fashion Week: David Hart takes a retro road trip to Palm Springs

Is the late photographer Julius Shulman the newest menswear muse? It’s still too early in the New York Fashion Week cycle to tell if it’s coincidence or confluence (the Mercedes-Benz-sponsored slate of shows at Lincoln Center doesn’t even officially get underway until Thursday...

How To Work The Willpower Muscle

Picture this: you’re sitting at your desk, face mashed into your palm, and you’re browsing Reddit (or Tumblr, or Facebook). You have things to do (more than you want to think about), but somehow you keep convincing yourself that five more minutes of Internet will be fine. Show More Summary

Break out that old HP TouchPad or Nexus 4: webOS port launches as LuneOS

2 weeks agoTechnology : GigaOM

What is dead may never die. Perhaps that's why Palm's webOS continues to find new life in enthusiast projects such as LuneOS, a in-progress port of webOS for the HP TouchPad tablet and Nexus 4 handset. Break out that old HP TouchPad or Nexus 4: webOS port launches as LuneOS originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading…

‘Winter Sleep’ US Trailer: Tensions Rise as the Cold Sets In

We’re on the topic of big Cannes 2014 films, as we just offered up the trailer for Leviathan. I noted in that post that Leviathan didn’t win the Palme d’Or, but here’s a new trailer for the film that did: Winter Sleep, from Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylon. Show More Summary

‘Leviathan’ Trailer: A Complex Portrait of Family and Corruption in Russia

Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev (The Return, Elena) made a big impression on Cannes audiences with Leviathan, and though it won only the Best Screenplay award rather than the Palme d’Or, the film remains one of the most anticipated winter releases thanks to the big Cannes buzz. Show More Summary

Andrey Zvyagintsev's Cannes Selected 'Leviathan' Gets a US Trailer

Following yesterday's US trailer for the Cannes Palme d'Or prize-winning film Winter Sleep, we have another much buzzed about title from the French showcase of cinema debuting a trailer. This year, Russian filmmaker Andrey Zvyagintsev...Show More Summary

Cannes Palme d’Or Winner ‘Winter Sleep’ Drama Gets First US Trailer

After earning the prestigious Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, Nuri Bilge Ceylan's latest film Winter Sleep will roll out to theaters late this year for an Oscar qualifying run in limited theaters, expanding into more into early 2015. Show More Summary

Mo’ne Davis leads ESPN to record Little League World Series rating

We are a nation of celebrities.  And nowhere is that more true than in sports.  Whether that be LeBron James or Johnny Manziel or Tiger Woods or even that brief spell where Jeremy Lin held the nation in the palm of his hand, we are helplessly obsessed with their every move, every tweet, and every […]

Palme Thursday: Pulp Fiction brought guns, gimps, and glory to the Cannes Film Festival

Palme Thursday is A.A. Dowd’s monthly examination of a winner of the Palme D’Or, determining how well the film has held up and whether it deserved the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival. Pulp Fiction (1994) Film festivals...Show More Summary

Trend Watch: Palm Prints

Summer may be winding down but vacation season is still in full swing. For those of us who are currently office bound (home or otherwise) tropical leaf prints are a trend that provides a visual escape. We've rounded up a few examples of the trend in action, as well as resources to get the look for yourself. READ MORE »

Simon, The Original Smartphone, Turns 20 Today

last monthTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Most of us can trace back the recent history of smartphones through a plethora of Androids, iPhones, and Blackberrys. Maybe you recall a nascent phone-PDA hybrid from Palm or Kyocera. But I bet you don't remember the IBM Simon, the world's first smartphone, which hit the streets 20 years ago today. Read more...

Who Gives Better Retirement Advice: A Palm Reader Or An Investment Adviser?

Scott Adams, creator of the comic strip “Dilbert,” wrote a blog post earlier this month where he compared investment advisors to palm readers. If there is no real science to stock-picking, he reasons, then telling people what to invest in should be for entertainment purposes only. Like palm readers. That raises an interesting question: what kind of investment advice can … [More]

Chase Masterson Helps Scott Palm Beam in for Creation Entertainment's Galaxy-Spanning Convention: Star Trek Las Vegas

Star Trek is for everyone. Whether you're a classicist who caught "The Man Trap" on its first broadcast, or a dewy reboot hipster whose parents weren't born yet in '66 when the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise revolutionized television, with Star Trek, one's generation is no obstacle. Show More Summary

‘Hard Knocks’ highlights: William Moore’s indoor palm tree, Harry Douglas’ confession

“Hard Knocks” returned to HBO on Tuesday night, with the Atlanta Falcons the subject of this year’s NFL reality series/educational program. This wasn’t the unfettered fun it used to be with Chad Ochocinco/Johnson, Terrell Owens or the New York Jets, but there were a few moments of solid entertainment. To wit: Coach Mike Smith padded […]

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