The fact in the title of this post is quite an unbelievable state of affairs, but in many ways sums up Tottenham’s season so far. When Jake Livermore was loaned to Hull for the duration of the 2013/2014 Premier League season, many Spurs fans wondered why he wasn’t sold. A hard working but limited midfielder, [...]
HOMESTEAD (Reuters) - As a squat, red-and-black robot nicknamed CHIMP gingerly pushed open a spring-loaded door a gust of wind swooped down onto the track at the Homestead-Miami Speedway and slammed the door shut, eliciting a collective sigh of disappo...
A new attraction in the French Alps opens today. It is a not-so-simple glass box that is suspended more than 3,200 feet above the valley below. The attraction, known as Step into the Void, is billed as the tallest in Europe. The box is the newest addition to the viewing platform at he top of Aiguille du Midi. Show More Summary
The war on Christmas is unraveling. Happy holidays! (see what I did there?) The piece itself is on Bitcoin, but the quote about libertarianism should be a thing of legend: To editorialize briefly, BitCoin looks like it was designed as...Show More Summary
This week, Mullen has several openings available. The company is hiring a vice president, group media director; a senior art director; an experience designer; a creative technologist; and an assistant account executive. Get the scoop...Show More Summary
This week, WITI is hiring a photojournalist, reporter, broadcast engineer and associate producer. Meanwhile, KRON is on the hunt for an account executive. Get the scoop on these openings and more below, and find additional just-posted...Show More Summary
The 2014 FIFA Club World Cup Final kicks off today with Bayern Munich facing Raja Casablanca. The match will be shown live on US television and Internet at 2:30pm ET on FOX Sports 2 and FOX Soccer 2Go. Pep Guardiola … Continue reading ? Bayern Munich vs Raja Casablanca, FIFA Club World Cup Final: Open Thread is a post from World Soccer Talk.
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When my dog Nemo wants to go outside, he bangs on the door with his paw. He banged on it so much, now it just opens.
Only ten more shopping days ’til you-know-what. Alon Levy with an excellent primer on Positive Train Control (as it is known in the US). Joseph Rose reminisces about a bus mounted on a ski lift. Bike Portland reports that the State of...Show More Summary
Samsung has 20 days to open a private briefing 12.2 inches new Android tablet 'Galaxy Note Pro' (SM-P900) has been known publicly for the first time. The 12-inch Samsung tablet coming soon for news and circumstances that continue to capture the year-round. Show More Summary
The opening paragraph of Anton Chekhov’s 1889 story “The Bet“: It was a dark autumn night. The old banker was walking up and down his study and remembering how, fifteen years before, he had given a party one autumn evening. There had been many clever men there, and there had been interesting conversations. Among other […]
DC United had perhaps their worst ever season in 2013. With the exception of the US Open Cup win on the October 1, the Black-and-Reds recorded the joint worst record in MLS history with only 16 points to their name. That … Continue reading ? DC United: Rising From The Doom And Gloom Of 2013 is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Dhoom 3, the action thriller that is also playing like gangbusters in India, is tallying up records in North America this weekend. Its opening day estimates of the Bollywood film in 236 theaters is anywhere from $1.75M to $1.9M and is...Show More Summary
I've come to know photo reporter Pia Torelli at the Dubai International Film Festival. On any given day during the nine-day event, she could be found capturing celebrity shots on the red carpet, but also shooting the atmosphere of the place through her artistic lens, in true Torelli style. Show More Summary
Mayor Bloomberg took the official maiden voyage on the 7 train extension today, riding with other officials to the line's new station at Hudson Yards. The new rails, which open to the public this summer, will provide the transit options desperately needed to fulfill Bloomberg's vision for the massive Yards' development. [ more › ]
By Equities Lab: Himax Technologies (HIMX) has been through quite a ride in 2013. On the open January 2nd (the first trading day of 2013) the stock was trading for $2.42. On December 19, 2013 the stock closed at $12.70 which represents a return of 424.79% with seven trading days left in the year. Show More Summary
Hitting us with a new dose of adrenaline-pumped action, Open Road Films has just released the latest trailer for Arnold Schwarzenegger's upcoming action thrill ride, "Sabotage." The movie also stars Joe Manganiello, Terrence Howard.Show More Summary
Only a handful of NBA players end up earning max contracts when they're either up for an extension or when they hit the open market as restricted or unrestricted free agents. It takes a special player to earn that much money. But fortunately,...Show More Summary
This is it, guys. The last weekend before Christmas. Malls are open until midnight and there's an abnormal surplus of "safe" last-minute gifts (read: robes, commemorative ornaments and off-brand bath sets) in the front of every store. And everyone you encounter is pretty much a jerk. Except you, of course. Show More Summary