From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Quotable Philly, Part III (Part I is here and Part Dieux is here.) "Donald Trump: you're not fit to polish John McCain's boots." ---Ret. Rear Admiral John Hutson Khizrv Khan with wife Ghazala last night. "Donald Trump, you are asking Americans to trust you with their future. Show More Summary
Nuremberg is a city on the river Pegnitz and the Rhine–Main–Danube Canal in the German state of Bavaria, in the administrative region of Middle Franconia, about 170 kilometres (110 mi) north of Munich. It is the second-largest city in...Show More Summary
Chapati, also known as roti, is the most popular bread in India (in addition to Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and other parts of Asia where Indians have set foot). Save for the southern states where rice is the main starch, flatbreads are the staple in other areas of India. Freshly off the pan, chapati […]
Below, please find a statement from PETA Vice President Tracy Reiman in response to the death of Larry the lobster upon his arrival at Maine State Aquarium: Larry’s needless... The post PETA Statement on Death of Larry the Lobster appeared first on PETA.
Rooftop Solar Panels in Fujisawa Sustainable Smart Town A business model built for distributed energy and born in the state of Maine has slaughtered the most sacred of all the sacred cows in utility regulation. Infrastructure-based competition, which has also been called infrastructure as-a-service and facilities-based competition, is potentially the most disruptive [...]
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Quotable Philly, Part II (Part I is here.) "Hau mitakuyepi na mitakolapi! Hello, family and friends, I extend my hand to you from my heart with good feelings in our beautiful Lakota language." ---State Rep. Show More Summary
With about 42,000 active wells, Kern County, California is home to three-quarters of California's oil drilling and 95 percent of the state’s hydraulic fracturing (fracking) activity. This mainly rural region is the largest oil-producing...Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Quotable Philly: Part I Hand-sliced and slathered in Cheese Whiz for good eatin': "Trump University is about more than bilking people. Although trust me, you WILL get bilked..." ---Sen. Al Franken "His entire campaign is a late-night infomercial. Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Thank you, John Oliver For the perfect We Are the World-style response to the Republicans’ nasty habit of playing songs at their events without paying licensing fees---aka “stealing”---and not giving aShow More Summary
The Portland Museum of Art and the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture?two of the most prominent art institutions in the state of Maine?collaborate on Skowhegan at Seventy, an exhibition that commemorates the 70th anniversaryShow More Summary
By CAITLIN BREANNE SMITH What if I told you that tobacco use, poor diet, lack of activity and toxic agents are not the main causes of death in the United States, as conventionally accepted? With ever-rising healthcare costs combining with often ineffective strategies to combat suffering from preventable diseases, researchers have increasingly dedicated a particular
Instead of landing in a stockpot, Larry the Lobster was shipped to the Maine State Aquarium.
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Intermission Holy Crosstabs, Batman! 2016 has smashed through the halfway mark, and that means it's C&J number-crunching time. Every few months we post results of some recent C&J polls to give you a snapshot...Show More Summary
KABUL (Reuters) - Islamic State claimed responsibility for a suicide attack in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday that killed at least 61 people and wounded more than 200 when it tore through a demonstration by members of the mainly...Show More Summary
Skeptics in the U.S. government, European allies in the anti-Islamic State coalition and the main Syrian opposition, distrustful of Russia’s intentions, are questioning Secretary of State John Kerry’s latest proposal for closer U.S.-Russian cooperation against extremist groups in Syria. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Skeptics in the U.S. government, European allies in the anti-Islamic State coalition and the main Syrian opposition, distrustful of Russia's intentions, are questioning Secretary of State John Kerry’s latest proposal for closer U.S.-Russian cooperation against extremist groups in Syria.
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… "Meanwhile in River City…" Randy Rainbow puts a big orange bewigged (but small-handed) exclamation point on the GOP convention, Harold Hill-style: x YouTube Video Okay, America. That’s what happens when you take the red pill. Show More Summary
Hot on the heels of the Maine State Aquarium’s acquisition of a 110-year-old lobster named Larry, PETA sent a letter this morning to the facility calling for the old-timer... The post Maine State Aquarium Urged to Release 110-Year-Old Lobster Back Into Ocean appeared first on PETA.
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Thursday Morning at the Flickers Tuesday was supposed to be economy night at the convention, but all they could squeeze in was three hours of trial-by-mob for Hillary Clinton, with repeated chants of "Lock! Her! Up!" (for what, again?) and Dr. Show More Summary
With hundreds of lobster shacks lining its 3,500-mile coastline, Maine is lobster roll mecca during the summer season. However, all along the East Coast, each state has its own take on the lobster roll. Nothing beats the feeling of celebrating...Show More Summary