The good news: there are always greater banana republics out there, somewhere, if one only looks hard enough. With some epic, if purely unwarranted, humor here is KCNA's account: Pyongyang, December 13 (KCNA) -- Upon hearing the report...Show More Summary
Houston rapper Lizzo’s recent release of 'Batches & Cookies' is a bombastic conglomeration of many things; the result of which is a high energy, insanely catchy song and video from a prolific new artist. It’s impossible to listen along...Show More Summary
If you want to get a good idea of the vibe that is happening around the Washington Redskins these days, be sure to read Jay Busbee's excellent piece this week, which sums the tenor up quite depressingly. If you want to understand what...Show More Summary
This top Dow health care stock has struggled through the patent cliff this year, but is Merck looking good heading into the final days of 2013?
Kids and aliens! It's a movie staple, unless you are J.J. Abrams and decide that YOUR lovable film of space wonder should be bookended with just so much alien-on-human murder. Thank goodness this new trailer for the indie film Earth to Echo channels all sorts of heart. Read more...
by Katrina Kieltyka The other day I mentioned to my friend Natalie that I had been single for four years, going on five. I spent a good amount of time around the two and three year marks pouting and lamenting this fact, but as I have...Show More Summary
By EconMatters: It has not been a good last 4 years for BlackBerry (BBRY), but 2013 started out quite well with the stock reaching as high as $18 a share. It is currently at the $5.65 area, at decade lows with earnings on the 20th of December. Show More Summary
On the podcast over the past few weeks, we've been talking about what happens on January 1st, when people start showing up in emergency rooms due to car accidents or sudden medical crises, and discover they're not actually covered, either...
I've had nights like this:Here,The Smithsonian takes a look at FDA's going after antibiotic use on farms, with links to good explanatory stuff.And are apple cores just a myth?
File this one under local boy makes good… Junior Sisk accepted a major award this week in his hometown of Rocky Mount, VA, where the Town Council have declared this as Junior Sisk Week. The bluegrass balladeer was also presented with a key to the […]
The Daily Mail, that bastion of informative news and arbiter of good taste, interviewed "Fit Mom" Maria Kang about her "chunky" past and battle with bulimia. This should be fun. Read more...
Nvidia's G-Sync has now been demoed and tested independently, and the results, while early, are fairly good. Could this tech take over gaming?
No wonder Lululemon's asshole Ayn Rand-loving founder had to step down. Turns out, blaming the female body for the failings of poorly made clothing isn't a good strategy for a retailer. Quartz's John McDuling writes: Lululemon posted its third-quarter earnings this morning and Wall Street isn’t impressed. Show More Summary
Post by Rebecca Stokes. You have items for every person on your holiday shopping list. There's the bulk order of fruit cake for your dad. You got your mom that soft cashmere throw she'd been eyeing (and on sale no less). The little kiddos gave you their lists back in August, and their foresight won't go unrewarded. Show More Summary
Chief Keef's lawyers told a Cook County judge today that the Chicago rapper is making good progress at a pricey drug rehabilitation center in California.Still, the judge was clearly losing patience with the multiple court dates and allegedly...Show More Summary
Death came to American Horror Story Season 3 Episode 9. And it even stuck... We think. When a character literally bites the bullet, it must be for good. Right? Regardless of whether this was it for one of the Coven's youngest members,...Show More Summary
Responding to the interim Elliott Review published today, Environment Secretary Owen Paterson said: “I am pleased that Professor Elliott’s interim review recognises that there are good systems in place to ensure UK consumers have access to some of the safest food in the world. We want to keep it that way. “It is appalling that […]
Megyn Kelly, host of The Kelly File on Fox News channel has created a storm of controversy with her comments last night, declaring Santa Claus and Jesus are white. Twitter, which is always a good measure of how people are reacting to any kind of trending topic, is exploding with comments calling her all kinds... Show More Summary
ABC’s Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos together made a rather bizarre statement at the end of a brief Good Morning America segment Thursday about the newly-released 911 call from the friend of the woman who’s accused Heisman Trophy f...
Burn, Baby, Burn. It's a Disco Inferno! Returned to the flesh, Madara goes on a rampage to put forth his own plans, and it appears no one has the power to stop him from hunting the Biju before him. The Good Next week shows some promise. Show More Summary