Doug Bandow Security, Europe Leaders from tiny countries with almost no skin in the game have no place to talk. Denmark is a shrimp in the European ocean. A pleasant place to live, it is a geopolitical nullity. No one much cares what...Show More Summary
I’ve lived through a lot of liveblogs in my life, mostly by the skin of my teeth, desperately watching as my battery ticks down, hoping desperately that the company is nearing the finish line. Of course, the fact that both my personal...Show More Summary
Live streaming video of the Milwaukee riots shows that the race issues sparking outrage, protests, and violence are more than skin deep. Violent protests and riots besieged the Wisconsin city after the shooting death of Sylville K. Smith on Saturday, August 13. Show More Summary
By Chelsey Hamilton Have you heard of vitiligo? I hadn't either, before I was diagnosed with it at age 17. I was on a beach trip when I first noticed the uneven white patches all over my body, including around my eyes; my friends joked that I looked like a raccoon. Show More Summary
For the local Pangnirtung Inuit, the Greenland shark is an animal that does not die easily. Dad used to say to me that sharks’ flesh has a hard time dying. The shark can be rotten, even sticky rotten, and when you touch the skin or the meat it still moves. You know, it is still alive but it is...
Album: Celebrity Skin Year: 1998 I mentioned this in my post on “Violet,” but in December 1994, Hole played Live 105’s “Green Christmas” being broadcast live from Berkeley, which I stayed home on a Friday just to tape off of the radio. Show More Summary
Album: Celebrity Skin Year: 1998 If Live Through This was already scandalous because of its (relative) polish, then the big, brassy and glossy Celebrity Skin was tantamount to high treason against indie ideals. Not that Courtney Love...Show More Summary
Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin This common form of skin cancer usually isn't life-threatening, but it can be aggressive in some cases. Learn more and discover which treatments may help. Breast implants and cancer: Any connection? Is there any connection between breast implants and cancer? And if so, how serious is the risk? Learn […]
Despite the fact that I'm a beauty editor, I'm not always so big on makeup. (Shh, don't tell anyone.) I prioritize hair and skin care to near-insane levels, and if a fun lipstick happens to catch my eye, great. But when it comes to foundation, I'm super picky. If I can feel it on my face at... Continue reading
Sunscreenr is a compact UV camera used to detect where sunscreen has been applied to the skin. Properly protected skin shows up as dark, and spots not protected by sunscreen appear lighter. Users can get a live view through the camera’s viewfinder to check someone else’s skin, or use the Sunscreenr to create a 30-second recording […]
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has had an ongoing fight with Donald Trump that continues to get under the GOP nominee’s skin. Her speech Monday evening is sure to send Trump into a tweeting frenzy. After his speech Thursday, Warren called Trump a “two-bit dictator,” and Trump threw...
I live in a world that fears my skin color and doesnt want to understand how my brain works.
Some people are better than others based on personality or character. However, if you are a person that believes that some lives mater more than others based on skin color,
Racial tensions are high these days, and the Black Lives Matter movement seems to rub many people the wrong way. I was actually one of them, although I have never considered myself to be prejudiced in any way. Skin color has never mattered to me. Show More Summary
Neil Young’s latest live album EARTH came out back in June, and to celebrate, Young partnered with streaming service TIDAL to create an “installation” piece for the New York City subway system. The S train is an elusive shuttle line (“S” stands for shuttle) that runs in Brooklyn, Queens, and Manhattan. Young and TIDAL decorated […]
There's no denying the importance of SPF in our daily lives. But when we're not explicitly on a beach, it's easy to forget. And if we're being completely honest, sometimes we don't like how it feels on our skin. So when we heard about a cleanser that also has SPF 30, we were intrigued...and hopeful. Show More Summary
Kim Kardashian has posted a letter to her website in which she supports the Black Lives Matter movement and laments the fear that her children (with Kanye West) will grow up vulnerable to violence due to their skin tone. "I want my children to grow up knowing that their lives matter," she wrote. Show More Summary
“All Lives Matter” is one of the most controversial and misunderstood phrases on the internet today. Taken out of context, it’s perfectly true. Everybody everywhere, regardless of their skin color, gender, or religion, matters. Unfortunately,...Show More Summary
The subjects of Amy Sherald’s paintings have skin the color of charcoal ? an overcast hue that exists outside the spectrum of race as we often categorize it. The grey tone, made from a combination of black and Naples yellow, transforms...Show More Summary
Deep beneath the ocean’s surface, scientists have spotted for the first time a living “ghost fish,” an eel-like creature in the family of Aphyonidae. The roughly four-inch long fish has eerie white skin and a tadpole-like tail, and was...Show More Summary