I'm as sex-positive as they come, but the proposition got to me. Was I offended by the offer or simply its amount?
Charles Krauthammer criticized Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) for making the “gaffe of the year,” and warned that selecting him as the next speaker of the House is a “risky proposition” for Republicans. “If you don’t have the White House, the speakership is your voice,” Krauthammer said on Monday’s Special Report. Show More Summary
As a filmmaker, John Hillcoat is not prone making happy-go-lucky movies. This is the man behind the post-apocalyptic bummer The Road, the gritty western The Proposition, and the bootlegging drama Lawless. Now he's bringing his bleakShow More Summary
Director John Hillcoat has yet to make a major box-office hit. The director behind Lawless, The Road, and the incredible 2005 western, The Proposition, makes bleak and brutal movies about the violent side of humanity. If this Triple 9 red band trailer is any indication, though, he may have finally brought his sensibility to a commercial project. Show More Summary
California anglers may be facing a lead ban, which would make putting split-shot and lead-eyed flies illegal. The drafted proposition by California’s Department of Toxic Substances Control cites environmental damage and harm to bird populations as causes for concern. Via … more ?
Most news outlets have wisely stayed away from this proposition, something that is not based on science. Not Huffington Post’s Lydia O’Conner How Climate Change Is Intensifying Hurricane Joaquin Warmer
Charles Pierce of Esquire ponders whether Pope Frances met duty-shirking Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis as a result of an effort inside the church to embarrass him. "Of course, this speculation depends vitally on the proposition that...Show More Summary
Startups and small businesses just getting off the ground may want to consider being more transparent. But financial transparency can be a risky proposition for some businesses. Here's why.
By MICHAEL ACCAD, MD On the surface, the proposition that medical care in India is a free market seems plausible. Setting aside the perennially underfunded public healthcare system, there is a large second tier system where patients get care without any apparent oversight. Sure, laws and rules abound, but these are easily overcome with bribes
The White House Historical Association is promoting a Christmas ornament honoring our 30th president, Calvin Coolidge. This summer, Coolidge was added to the “racing presidents” feature at Washington Nationals home
One of the key components of Oracle’s current value proposition is the idea that the company has not missed the boat when it comes to cloud adoption. The question I want to ask is what does that $1.5 billion really represent? Is it evidence...Show More Summary
Telematics specialist Motrak has added in-cab safety cameras to its asset tracking system, saying the move will create “the ultimate fleet monitoring solution”. The new proposition is due to be launched before the end of the year and Paul Holdcroft, head of Motrak at parent firm Motiva Group, believes it has the potential to produce […]
Proposition 47 has been blamed for a lot since it passed last fall: a rise in crime, a surge in homelessness, throngs of emboldened drug users and thieves who aren't worried anymore about going to jail.
In the 80s and 90s, building a professional quality PCB was an expensive proposition. Even if you could afford a few panels of your latest board, putting components on it was another expensive process. Now, we have cheap PCBs, toaster-based solder ovens, and everything else to make cheap finished boards except for pick and place machines. Show More Summary
The broker/owner at Gafford Group at Simply Vegas Real Estate talks about creating innovative technology, the next big thing in real estate and why real estate agents will never go extinct...
by Ian Rowlands Last month, I restated the case for basic metadata management. Metadata management is critical to the long-term value of data. I’m going to assume you bought that proposition, and you have made a commitment committed to metadata management. Show More Summary
On Nov. 3, the city of Houston will vote on Proposition 1, an ordinance which would protect Houston residents from discrimination in work, public, or housing. Retired MLBer Lance Berkman is against it because he doesn’t want men in women’s bathrooms. That’s not a joke. Watch the ad, paid for by Campaign for Houston PAC: Read more...
Running a Tor exit node is a risky proposition.
Ubeeqo, a French start-up specialising in car-sharing, has launched its Bettercar proposition in the UK for the fleet and business travel sectors. The company, whose majority stakeholder is Europcar, has developed the solution to provide fleets with a tool to optimise business car pooling. Already in use by key brands in Europe, including Airbus, Bosch, […]
Ron “Boss” Everline keeps one major rule when he’s training his clients: no talking. Usually that’s an easy proposition when he’s keeping them busy with with reps on the bench press coupled with supersets of pushups and situps or snatching the air from their lungs with high intensity intervals. Show More Summary