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Gallacher Misses Cut Before 1st Ryder Cup

21 minutes agoSports / Golf : On Par

Stephen Gallacher will miss the cut in his last tournament before his first Ryder Cup, putting his poor performance at the Wales Open down to "thinking too much" about playing at Gleneagles next week.

TE1 or TE2: Breaking Down Who to Start in Fantasy Football Week 3

Tight end is one of the deeper positions in fantasy football, with plenty of players worth starting in most leagues. Who is a TE1 for Week 2? Which tight end needs to be on your bench? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report fantasy football expert Anita Marks discuss tight ends to start in Week 3 in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com

Brazil's Malaise Drags Gerdau Down

By Stephen Simpson, CFA: I thought that Brazilian steel producers like Gerdau (NYSE:GGB) were beaten down badly enough earlier this year that they'd be better stocks for the remainder of the year. That was a big mistake, as the struggles of Brazil's economy have only gotten worse. Show More Summary

Jerry Brown Conjures up Solyndra as Electric Vehicle Co. Shuts Down

Reminiscent of President Obama’s Solyndra debacle, an electric vehicle manufacturer in Chatsworth, to which Jerry Brown donated three million taxpayer dollars, has shut down operations and laid off 50 workers. According to Stephen Frank...Show More Summary

Man Pulls Down Pants, Exposes Butt, And Calls Officer “Gay” While Being Arrested

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

It was just a regular Wednesday afternoon in the quiet suburb of Finglas, Ireland. Officer Stephen Walsh was making his regular patrol when all of a sudden 32-year-old Douglas Purcell (pictured) stampeded out of his house screaming obscenities at the unsuspecting police man. “Suck my prick!” Purcell yelled, enraged. Then he dropped his trousers and began smacking his bare […]

TE1 or TE2: Breaking Down Who to Start in Fantasy Football Week 2

Tight end is one of the deeper positions in fantasy football, with plenty of players worth starting in most leagues. Who is a TE1 for Week 2? Which tight end needs to be on your bench? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report Fantasy Expert Anita Marks discuss tight ends to start in Week 2 in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com

My God– It’s Full of CMOOCs!

I thought this image was a clever idea, but it may not be quite apparent. I have replaced Dave from 2001 A Space Odyssey with a montage/collage/frommage of George Siemens (image source) and Stephen Downes (image source). Why? Of course, together they spawned the first cMOOC, CCK08, which really ought to be for Canadian Massive Open Online Course. Show More Summary

Our Friend Failure

I have a couple of student who need to see this! I told you guys: If you're not failing, you're not trying! Keep counting down: 999, 998, 997... From "Be Friends with Failure," by Stephen McCranie: http://goo.gl/6L5CF

Stephen A. Smith Melts Down Over NOW's Call For Goodell To Resign

last weekSports : Deadspin

Yesterday, the National Organization for Women released a statement calling for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell's resignation. "The NFL has lost its way. It doesn't have a Ray Rice problem; it has a violence against women problem," the statement read. Read more...

Hurco Delivers Once Again

By Stephen Simpson, CFA: Companies leveraged to metalworking have seen pretty mixed performance in both their reported financials and stock performance this year. Hardinge (NASDAQ:HDNG) and Kennametal (NYSE:KMT) are both down double-digits...Show More Summary

REVEALED: Three US Security Team Members Say The Top CIA officer in Benghazi delayed response to terrorist attack

There are now men GOING ON THE RECORD and saying they believe they could have saved Ambassador Chris Stephens but were told to STAND DOWN. A U.S. security team in

Gawker Every Episode of Friends, Ranked | io9 The First Successful Demonstration Of Brain-To-Brain C

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Gawker Every Episode of Friends, Ranked | io9 The First Successful Demonstration Of Brain-To-Brain Communication In Humans | Jezebel Porn Site Won't Take Down JLaw's Nudes Until She Proves She Owns Them | Lifehacker I'm Stephen Dubner, Co-Author of Freakonomics, and This Is How I Work | Kinja Popular Posts Read more...

Gawker Every Episode of Friends, Ranked | io9 The First Successful Demonstration Of Brain-To-Brain C

2 weeks agoSports : Deadspin

Gawker Every Episode of Friends, Ranked | io9 The First Successful Demonstration Of Brain-To-Brain Communication In Humans | Jezebel Porn Site Won't Take Down JLaw's Nudes Until She Proves She Owns Them | Lifehacker I'm Stephen Dubner, Co-Author of Freakonomics, and This Is How I Work | Kinja Popular Posts Read more...

Lightstream Resources Up, Down, And All Around

By Stephen Simpson, CFA: It hasn't been a boring six months since the last time I looked at Lightstream Resources (OTCPK:LSTMF) (LTS.TO). I was pretty lukewarm on the shares at that time given the company's high debt, iffy production growth outlook, and execution challenges in the Bakken. Show More Summary

Watch Stephen Colbert brilliantly take down police militarization

The Department of Defense's "Take-A-Tank, Leave-A-Tank" program has done wonders for public safety

Watch Kenneth Faried's full-court alley-oop vs. New Zealand

Kenneth Faried has been a monster for Team USA this summer, and the Manimal was at it again in the early going against New Zealand, throwing down a ridiculous alley oop off a dish from Stephen Curry (h/t to @Steve_OS). Anthony Davis got in on the alley-oop fun as well in the first quarter (h/t to @gifdsports):

Ryder Cup-Dreaming Gallacher Faces Nervous Finale in Italy

2 weeks agoSports / Golf : On Par

Stephen Gallacher's attempt to secure a last-gasp place in Europe's Ryder Cup team will go right down to the wire after he moved within six strokes of the lead in the Italian Open third round in Turin on Saturday.

Hennie Otto Remains in Lead at Italian Open

2 weeks agoSports / Golf : On Par

Hennie Otto of South Africa shot a 1-under 71 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the Italian Open, where Stephen Gallacher's late bid to qualify for the Ryder Cup will go down to the wire.

Former LAPD Deputy Chief Explains the Militarization of American Policing

3 weeks agoNews : Reason

LAPD Deputy Chief Stephen Downing (Ret.) writes:  It is sad that it took a police killing and he excessive deployment of a military presence by local law enforcement in Ferguson, Missouri to focus national attention upon a problem that...Show More Summary

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