Coincidentally, the day before TFB published Part 1 of a photo report on DIY weapons seized in Brazil (http://www.thefirearmblog.com/blog/2017/10/17/bunch-diy-weapons-seized-brazil-part/), news broke that the São Paulo State Civil Police...Show More Summary
Over the weekend, Andrew C. McCarthy published an important piece on the Clinton uranium scandal. If you haven’t read it yet, it’s worth your time. Here are the key paragraphs: Here’s the kicker: The Uranium One scandal is not only, or even principally, a Clinton scandal. It is an Obama-administration scandal. The Clintons were just […]
Standing out in the sea of online resources can be tough even for established publishers. And for those who are new to the industry, it’s even more terrifying. Being on top of the search engine results is a never-ending competition that will go on for years. Show More Summary
Sam Smith is getting candid about his gender identity. In an interview with The Sunday Times published on Sunday (October 22), the 25-year-old “Too Good at Goodbyes” singer reflected on coming out as a gay man and his own gender identity. “People don’t know this, but when I was 17, I remember becoming obsessed with [...]
Over the weekend the New York Times published an extended scoop about Bill O’Reilly. It turns out that he recently settled yet another sexual harassment case, this time for a staggering $32 million. The allegations were deeply troubling. Show More Summary
(Massachusetts General Hospital) A systematic review of published studies on the use of medical cannabis in children and adolescents finds a notable lack of studies and a minimal number of the randomized, controlled trials needed to confirm the effectiveness of a treatment.
Photo. AP Google is planning to roll out a new system in which it helps news publishers zero in on potential subscribers in exchange for a revenue split - but the search giant says the feature is not anywhere near release. More » ...
The book Only An Ocean Between by Lella Secor Florence contains some of the most iconic ISOTYPE charts. It was published in 1943, as part of a series called America and Britain. Unlike some other books, this one (and the other two in the series) advertise the ISOTYPE charts right on the cover. This one […]
And another one comes out. So sickening. The Los Angeles Times published a bombshell report on Sunday morning that film director James Toback has allegedly been preying on young actresses for years — and more than 30 women have come forward in the story accusing the Oscar-nominated writer/director of sexual harassment. Related: Harvey Weinstein's Rehab Didn't Go So [...]
Savannah, Georgia, circa 1906. "Bull Street at Liberty Street, and City Hall." 5x7 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
The Lancet medical journal published a new study that says environmental pollution contributed to the deaths of 9 million people in 2015 -- that's more than all forms of violence, including war. Anna Werner reports.
(Scott Johnson) The New York Times has humiliated itself with the series of essays on the hundredth anniversary of the Russian Revolution that it has published under the rubric of Red Century. Michelle Malkin peeked in on it here. IShow More Summary
Flu vaccines are available, and so that means that the anti-vaccine brigade is out in force. The Daily Mail published an anti-vaccine op-ed by a former reality TV contestant named Katie Hopkins. It was followed by a shorter counter argument by a doctor, but when you are given less than half the word count and are at the […]
Neal Preston is one of the most prolific and highly regarded rock photographers of all time. Exhilarated and Exhausted is a complete retrospective of an incredible career spanning almost 50 years. Produced in collaboration with Neal,...Show More Summary
Get the lowdown on everything releasing from the top comic book publishers in the industry at the top of the year. The post January 2018 Solicitations Roundup: Marvel, DC, IDW & More appeared first on CBR.
Google is reportedly gearing up to share revenue with news publishers, the Financial Times reports. The plan is to combine Google’s treasure trove of personal data with machine learning algorithms to help news publications grow and maintain its subscriber base. Show More Summary
The Treasure Hunters FanClub is unveiling itself today as a way to marshal fans to fund independent game developers. The club will put together deals to fund indies and help them publish their games through indie label Surprise Attack Games (which has published Orwell, Hacknet, and Screencheat). The team at the Treasure Hunters FanClub includes Chris […]
It’s not often that essays are published that combine socialism with forest policy, so I may be legally obligated to comment on this Jacobin essay by a British Columbia firefighter on capitalism and the destructive forest fires of the West, as well of course as the socialist prescription that will fix the problem. However, this […]
PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Statistics Office says the web sites it used to publish results from a parliamentary election were hacked. The office made the announcement on Sunday, a day after two sites the office used to post returns of the...Show More Summary
Nearly 40 women have come forward to accuse Oscar-nominated writer and directer James Toback of sexual harassment, according to an investigation published in the Los Angeles Times on Sunday. [ more › ]