Sadly, a large number of crimes are committed by ex-prisoners on their first day of release. This column presents evidence showing that on any given day the number of inmates released from incarceration significantly affects the number of offenses committed on that day. Show More Summary
Fear of stigmatisation might lead to hiding of behaviours and actions. This column presents evidence that stigma concerns can play a role in health seeking behaviour in the case of mental health. In particular, survey respondents under-report...Show More Summary
If more firms are established in developing countries, more jobs are created. But which type of firm creates the most jobs? This column presents evidence from Tunisian suggesting that once you’re established as a new and promising firm, it’s harder than it should be to grow and create jobs. Show More Summary
Two financial crises at the ‘sub federal’ are currently taking place – one in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the second one in Greece. This column highlights some surprising similarities between them, as well as the main differences. Show More Summary
Until very recently, I was an ardent partisan of the conservative view on marriage. By the time this column makes it out into the blogosphere, the Marriage Equality folks will almost certainly have marched up Capitol Hill and walked away with all the marbles. Show More Summary
A new advice column by a television writer known for his high intelligence test scores and his unusual career. Read the rest
A photographic archive covering two decades comes to life in Culver City. Yale MFAs get a show in West Hollywood. And an L.A. architect plays with the idea of the column. It's Fourth of July, so openings are limited. (Be sure to check ahead for gallery hours over the weekend since many places may...
Welcome to Ask a Somm, a column in which experts from across the country answer questions about wine. Wondering about a bottle? Drop us a line. E.P. + L.P. is Los Angeles' newest eatery to see and be seen, plating up a modern Southeast Asian menu by recent Australian import Louis Tikaram. Show More Summary
"I've come to the conclusion that the label is both untrue and unhelpful, and should be abandoned." read more
Rob threw two successful signings for his debut novel—one at an indie store, another at Barnes & Noble. Find out about the importance of post-its, booze, and guilt. Column by Rob Hart With a book release comes signings. I've done three thus far for New Yorked. Show More Summary
Eater’s column Drawn & Ordered reveals the gorgeous dishes on Ansel’s hotly anticipated tasting menu. In May, acclaimed pastry chef/Cronut king Dominique Ansel opened his new New York City bakery, Dominique Ansel Kitchen, and crowdsShow More Summary
Brian Panowich, debut author of Bull Mountain (featured in the September 2015 Writer's Digest "Breaking In" column, wasn't looking for an agent when one found him through a pair of short stories published online. Here, in this online...Show More Summary
The only value in the Steve Simmons column that everyone’s talking about this morning is the news that Phil Kessel eats a street hot dog every damn day. Personally, I think that’s funny and humanizing. Toronto’s troll-columnist-in-chief uses it as a fat joke, and exhibit A in the case for Kessel being run out of town. Read more...
The weekly column from Clark Judge: “Sailing through the Greek Crisis” By Clark S. Judge: managing director, White House Writers Group, Inc.; chairman, Pacific Research Institute Last week, as Greece, and, as a result of Greece, theShow More Summary
Roger and I were always fond of the eccentric creativity of Chicago artist Tony Fitzpatrick, and now I've learned that he has just published a new book called, "Dime Stories," a compilation of his bi-monthly Newcity column. Mark Konkol at DNAinfo.com wrote an interesting article about him, and I can't wait to get a copy of the book. Show More Summary
"... iBubble Wrap is laid out in columns of connected air pockets, so when pressure is applied to one 'bubble' the air gets pushed into neighboring bubbles."iBubble Wrap?iBullshit!
As a former Art Producer, I have always been drawn to personal projects because they are the sole vision of the photographer and not an extension of an art director, photo editor, or graphic designer. This new column, “The Art of the Personal Project” will feature the personal projects of photographers using the Yodelist marketing […]
This week, the folks at Snappii — a cloud-based platform for rapid mobile app development — announced that the platform has been enhanced with charting capabilities. “Now data can be displayed via pies, column charts, line charts, bar charts, and scatter charts,” Snappii staffers say. This further promotes “business intelligence.” Specifically, this new feature allows […]
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So about that warm welcome Michael Sam apparently had been getting in Canada after joining the CFL’s Montreal Alouettes? Kirk Penton of the Edmonton Sun collects anonymous thoughts from league insiders for his CFL Blitz column. Here are some anonymously harsh things they’re saying about Sam: Michael Sam hasn’t played a down of football north […]