Are we really headed towards a government shutdown? As Congress and the White House grapple with the next steps, here's what you need to know.
In the 88 years since President Hoover named a former Minneapolis Tribune reporter as the first White House press secretary, nobody who has held that job has stumbled as quickly or dramatically as Sean Spicer. Millions have gaped at the spectacle of Spicer’s daily briefings on cable news. Melissa...
Taking office in the Great Depression, Roosevelt quickly declared a banking holiday to quiet panic, called a special session of Congress and won passage of emergency legislation to stabilize the banking system. [...] his first attempt...Show More Summary
Here's what we know for a fact... - the animation above comes from the Tumblr of Max Collins - Collins resume includes work for Studio Yotta and Cartoon Network - Collins posted this animated snippet, and then quickly removed it When...Show More Summary
Besides the fact that puff pastry is glorious simply because it is flaky, buttery heaven, puff pastry is a fantastic food to have stocked in the freezer because it’s a quick ticket to numerous easy desserts. Today’s recipe only uses 3 ingredients: puff pastry, chocolate hazelnut spread such as Nutella, and fresh strawberries. Anyone can […]
Time flies by quickly, folks! Kelly Clarkson knows that fact to be true as she took to Instagram on Wednesday to celebrate her son, Remington Alexander‘s first birthday party. Awwww. Related: Pink Snaps A Selfie While Breastfeeding Her Son On A Hike! And it seems as though the Since U Been Gone singer's kiddo had quite a good [...]
Quick: What do Kendall Jenner and Sean Spicer have in common? Well, aside from the fact that they both owe their careers to gigantic asses over which they have no control, they've both been involved in disastrously tone deaf PR blunders...Show More Summary
A Japanese mom tried to sell her son's old Magic: The Gathering cards online only to discover that his collection was worth quite a bit of money. In fact, it included one of most valuable cards in the long-running game.
It's been months and months since Zack told us about the squishy arena combat game Deformers, and I'm still tickled by the fact that Ready at Dawn, the maker of The Order: 1886, is also behind this. As a quick catch-up, Deformers isShow More Summary
When my monitor began refusing to wake up from sleep mode, I started researching the issue and quickly discovered that I’m not alone in my troubles. In fact, by my completely unscientific estimates, it seems that everyone has suffered from this at one point or another. Show More Summary
Just about everyone knows that you should never text and drive, and that you should stop, drop, and roll if you catch on fire. But life can also throw situations at us that we don't have a quick, handy response for. Commenters in a recent...Show More Summary
The FBI is quickly realizing that they’re going to lose the war against international cyber-terrorism if they don’t relax some of their requirements for the best and the brightest. In fact, FBI Director James Comey came to the epiphany three years ago when he noted the marijuana ban was...
Notwithstanding the fact that “multiple years” remain on the contract between Phil Simms and CBS, the manner in which the arrival of Tony Romo has been handled suggests that Phil Simms has now become an afterthought. If, after all, CBS had a clear plan for Simms, the network wouldn’t have pulled the plug on his…
There's no doubt about it, 21st century technology is advancing so quickly that the way the world will look — and how humans function — in just a few decades is beyond our own comprehension. In fact, Ric Edelman, founder and executive...Show More Summary
No matter who we are, our skin isn’t perfect. It’s just a fact of life. The odd zit here and there, a little scratch, perhaps a single stray hair. There’s always something. So, for portraits, temporary blemishes usually need a quick touch up. Show More Summary
iPad sales have been falling for years now, but it turns out that Apple’s tablet business isn’t dying quite as quickly as it may seem. In fact, if you take the iPad mini out of the equation, iPad sales are actually on the up. When it made its debut in November 2012, the iPad mini […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
It takes a village to raise a child... seriously. No parent can do it totally alone, a fact we all quickly learn, and the more trusted helpers we have for our little ones, the happier, less anxiety-ridden we tend to be as their mainShow More Summary
There is a belief that crime is rising, when in fact a quick look at the numbers will tell you that crime is at its lowest rates in 40 years.
For more than five decades, Cuba was off-limits to many Americans due to tight travel restrictions. Now, the island nation located just over 200 miles from Miami, is quickly becoming a must-see among cruise passengers. In fact, three...Show More Summary
MG has had a fairly rocky start to its new start as a Chinese-owned company in the Australian market. So far the MG3 and MG6 have lagged behind mainstream rivals, not helped by the fact they launched globally around 2010 and haven’t received a major update since. Now under SAIC Motor, the brand has finally […]