.............Beyonce and Miley Cyrus may dominate the end-of-the-year lists from Microsoft's Bing and Yahoo, respectively, but Tumblr is one of the few sites giving props to the ridiculous selfies, decadent desserts and pop culture jokes shared by its users.Not that celebs weren't included in Tumblr's first-ever Year in Review report. Show More Summary
Movie prop auctions are not a rare thing, but it is not often that an item as iconic as the blaster of the galaxy's best smuggler comes on the auction block. Starting on December 21, you'll be able to bit on Han Solo's DL-44 blaster over at Invaluable.com. The lighter version of the famous weapon […]
From the editorial board of the San Diego Union-Times, which is owned by Tea Party nut and major Prop 8 backer Doug Manchester: It may not be necessary to destroy California in order to fix it. But it may be necessary to cut it in two,...Show More Summary
Since 1986, investing legend and Blackstone Vice Chairman Byron Wien begins each January by attempting to predict the 10 big surprises of the coming year. Wien should be given major props for even trying to do what many investing gurus might not. Show More Summary
Suing has become commonplace in a time when there are more yoga products, props and whosiwhatsits than we can shake a sticky mat at. Which is why this latest yoga towel lawsuit doesn’t have us all that shocked. Yogitoes, which one might...Show More Summary
It’s fascinating to watch a lot of armchair quarterbacking [about Duncan’s competitive grant and waiver programs]... People never want to critique money that goes to prop up the status quo. -- TN state commissioner Kevin Huffman in Stephanie Simon's recent Politico piece
We’ve already seen Etsy seller Philip Isherwood’s Saberforge Battle Sabers, a series of very original prop weapons. While I’m still researching how he came up with his utterly unique designs, Philip already upped the ante. He’s…
Christianity has often been used over the centuries to prop up the powerful. But from the beginning, the Christian message has been subversive of political systems, judgmental toward those at the top, and demanding of all who take it seriously.
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Prop ’n Go offers the comfort of positioning iPad, MacBook and more between 14 easily adjustable angles. Wrapped in cozy memory foam, Prop ’n Go is perfect for keeping gadgets at just the right angle while lounging on the couch or laying in bed. An elegant and convenient way to store gadgets in the bedroom, iBedside makes using gadgets a dream. Show More Summary
Wayne Besen writes at Truth Wins Out: One can’t be an official “ex-gay” rock star until wedding bells ring. Apparently, this happened for publicity hound Michael Glatze, who married his prop, er bride, Rebekah, on October 26. Here are the wedding photographs of Glatze in fundie drag. Show More Summary
(Props: UnderDog22 via MMAFighting) As we mentioned last week in our profile of Muay Thai coach Said Hatim, Andrei Arlovski competed in his homeland of Belarus on Friday night, taking on German journeyman Andreas Kraniotakes in the headliner of Fight Nights: Battle on Nyamiha. Show More Summary
Facebook's wind power utility deal in Iowa is gaining praise from the data center industry as a model worth replicating.
In yesterday's post, I talked about the need to make fiction more visual (something I call visuality), through the use of props, setting, situation, costume, and action. Good fiction is vivid. It conjures imagery. The weakest thing you can do is describe a scene through narrative exposition. Show More Summary
I remember, aged five or so, a friend and I were the cool police motorcyclists from the TV show CHiPs. Our props were limited to the usual paraphernalia of a suburban home and yet somehow both of us knew when the other person was onShow More Summary
New York-based photographer Ryan Burke is a master of self-transformation. He spends anywhere from three to eight hours skillfully using makeup, clothing, and creative props to achieve each new appearance. However Ryan rarely plans an outfit in advance. Show More Summary
Street photography is the purest, most spontaneous way to create art with a camera. No studios, no props, no poses; all you need is the right equipment and a street with people on it. In this original series for Engadget, we'll follow...Show More Summary
Here are a few prop bets for Bills vs. Falcons vs. Rob Ford vs. The Limits of Human Decency.
ByAlex Cho: Microsoft (MSFT) pulled off fairly phenomenal sales for its first day launch. Props to Microsoft for being classy enough to congratulate Sony (SNE) on its success! Sony returned the sentiment to Microsoft as well. Microsoft sold out the Xbox One on the day of launch. Show More Summary
3D printing is not only entering the consumer space these days, but it also is finding application in the filmmaking industry. Michael Turner, the art director behind 20th Century Fox's The Wolverine starring Hugh Jackman, spoke about...Show More Summary