Russian smugglers were apparently so dismayed by the quality of the roads along their routes that they took it upon themselves to repair and improve them. According to TASS News Agency, criminal gangs smuggling goods into Russia repaired a dirt road in the Smolensk region so that it could be used by heavy vehicles that were […]
Really good piece by Zack Beauchamp about Breitbart portending Trump, with its indifference to both truth and policy, overt racism, and belief that political correctness is the biggest threat facing the country: So in March, when then-Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski manhandled Breitbart reporter Michelle Fields and then denied it, the site faced an existential […]
Illustration: Dex Fernandez. Good Morning HOBOS, detail, 2015. Acrylic, ink, embroidery, on a digital photograph Dex Fernandez is an artist that comes from the graffiti/street art tradition. His work is a creative collision of styles, colors, shapes, lines. Show More Summary
Illustration: Anthony Stevens A Good Age The present art world is such a large and diverse one, we are indeed lucky to live in a period of such intense and widespread creativity. Of course, the internet has helped enormously to connect...Show More Summary
In a win for the good guys, a group backed by police an […]
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It’s a good day for photographers who favor the Fujifilm system. The camera company announced an update to its X-A series mirrorless cameras and solid new lens today. Read More
Let them play! The post How Bigotry Crushed the Dreams of an All-Black Little League Team appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Ah, Masterpiece Theater, wherein we stare longingly at people staring longingly at each other, and the whole cycle even makes us feel kind of classy to boot. A teaser for the second season of Masterpiece's Poldark is here, right on time, as if your Outlander-induced period drama withdrawal reared forth, ... More »
After all of the drama and back and forth in-fighting between Fast 8 co-stars Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson, there's a distinct possibility that it all might be just an act. Which is good news for wrestling fans, and bad news for... practically anyone else. Read on to get the scoop on...
A Prince George's County mother filmed her 4-year-old daughter board her school bus on the first day of school on Aug. 23. That afternoon, a Good Samaritan had to help the pre-K student after she was dropped off at the wrong bus sto...
If you are looking for a reliable small gun then the Kahr CT 380 Pistol might be the one. With good ammo it can get you out of a bad situation... This post Kahr CT 380 Pistol – How is it to Shoot? appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
The 4-year-old Prince George’s Co. girl crossed a street with the help of a Good Samaritan.
We stopped for a cup of tea at a little shop in the mall. I found us a table while Joe went to get our tea. It's a place we like because they make the tea from loose leaf placed in a bag. It's good tea. I pulled my gloves off and then got my glasses out of my pocket. Show More Summary
It has long been suspected that ancient trade routes facilitated the exchange of parasites as well as more savory goods, particularly along the famous "Silk Road" that connected Europe to East Asia. Here, scientists set out to test this idea by probing "personal hygiene sticks" (cloth-wrapped bum-scrapers) for parasite eggs. Show More Summary
On Saturday night, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra makes its first appearance at the BBC Proms under its new… The post Where new is good appeared first on The Spectator.
It’s a modern pastime to hypothesise about what makes a good relationship. One evening not long ago in a Berlin… The post The key to a hidden kingdom appeared first on The Spectator.
At the Asymptote blog Allegra Rosenbaum has a Q & A with Lydia Davis. Good to hear: What is the best translated book you've read recently ? As for the best translated book I've read recently, it was the Norwegian Dag Solstad's Professor...Show More Summary
It’s a good time to be a PC gamer. More and more Xbox One games will be released for both the console and Windows 10, an increasing number of third party games are getting PC ports (the quality of which admittedly varies), and now just about the whole PlayStation 3 library is becoming available. Show More Summary
So I'm listening to the crazytown show that is Anderson Cooper's AC360 tonight when Donald Trump surrogate and supporter Andre Bauer comes up with this gem while discussing the supposed "flip-flop" from Trump on immigration. When asked...Show More Summary