Creed's lead singer on sobriety, his arrests, his near death experience and staying sober on the road
PISA Test Results For U.S. Students Are 'Sobering' NPR: International standardized test scores have been released. The test is given to students around the world every three years. It measures their knowledge of reading, mathematics and science literacy. Show More Summary
Today's international education rankings make sobering reading for the UK, and pretty bleak news for Wales. The results themselves will be well covered elsewhere so I'll concentrate on some of the reaction here at Westminster. Labour...Show More Summary
Our alternative index shows China’s growth prospects at a four-month low. Lack-luster exports played a part. But the dip also reflected a healthy slow-down in new loans, sales of property and Audis, as well as a sharp fall in luxury liquor stocks.
A contemporary update of Dracula hasn't exactly been the ratings hit that NBC hoped for when it first gambled on Jonathan Rhys Meyers staying sober, but the network is already raiding its Universal parents’ video library for another classic monster it can give a sexy, primetime spin. Show More Summary
Based on the loglines for recent episodes of CBS' Mom, unfamiliar viewers may not realize that the show is a sitcom. One recent episode saw Allison Janney's alcoholic character Bonnie relapse after two years of being sober, and in Monday's installment, Marjorie (Mimi Kennedy) is diagnosed with breast cancer. Show More Summary
Dec. 1, 2013 marks the 25th annual commemoration of World AIDS Day. In highlighting this day, partners in the fight against HIV/AIDS will champion bold goals, such as “ending AIDS” and “getting to zero.” With the sober recognition that 35.3 million people are living with HIV/AIDS today, these goals may seem unattainable, perhaps even fanciful...
Reviewed by David Johnson Quote: "What says 'Christmas spirit' more like a clip show, a nightmarish sing-along led by a robo,t and a sober discussion on the emotional scarring of divorce?"
It’s honestly a little sobering to realize how long it’s actually been since the last banquet episode. You know, the twenty-straight minutes of partying and feasting that tied off the “Fishman” arc. I’d like to hink that a lot has happened...Show More Summary
‘Twas the night before Thanksgiving when all through the bar, not a creature was sober, y’all know who you are.
Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
Superstar Madonna is helping her booze-plagued brother get back on his feet and has promised him a new set of teeth if he stays clean and sober! Her big brother … READ ON
For holiday gatherings with a set menu, avoiding gluten is harder than staying sober at a family reunion. However, that doesn't mean gluten-free eaters are stuck with a side salad and sweet potatoes. Restaurants and bakeries across Chicago are serving gluten-free versions of Thanksgiving favorites and sharing the recipes.
Natalie Angier of the New York Times has written a massive piece on a subject that's frequently debated but rarely examined in a sober way: The rapidly changing American family. Angier interweaves profiles of particular families with...Show More Summary
We'll start with some sobering findings: "@neashoemaker: N.C. teachers see legislative changes as harmful, study finds: http://t.co/BpSwxcs66R" Concern over how #ncpol affects edu — NLC North Carolina (@NLC_NC) November 26, 2013 What...Show More Summary
I’m sending a patient downtown to see a pancreatic expert. He’s a young man who didn’t fully appreciate the health risks of a former alcohol addiction. He’s been sober for well over a year, but alcohol toxicity can be unforgiving and permanent. We don’t fully understand why some alcoholics develop cirrhosis and other complications while [...]
Sober Look: >Sober Look is a no-hype financial blog that typically relies on data analysis and primary sources. Posts are intended to be succinct, to the point, with no self-promoting nonsense, and no long-winded opinions. If you are looking for Armageddon predictions or conspiracy theories, you will be thoroughly disappointed. Show More Summary
The long-troubled star finds incentive to stay sober
Managing Editor's Note: Below is a sobering reminder that vaccination is a medical intervention, and not a mass market, dime store purchase. Our heartfelt condolences to Chandler's family. We hope they get answers from authorities and that Chandler's death is...
George Will may be the dean of conservative punditry with a reputation for sober consistency, but when it comes to intellectual honesty and principle–well, a person could get whiplash trying to follow his opportunistic and hypocritical positions over the years. Show More Summary