Over the last week we've been writing about a series of deeply suspicious emails sent by former journalist and Clinton family adviser-fixer-creep Sidney Blumenthal. Blumenthal is well-known in political and media circles—but despite his apparent power, he's unknown outside of D.C. Show More Summary
Some DEA and Secret Service Agents Helped Themselves to Silk Road Bitcoins: The federal government became owners of one of the biggest troves of Bitcoin, thanks to seizing millions of dollars in the digital currency from criminals associated...Show More Summary
It's no secret that Robert Oscar Lopez is obsessed with me. It's something of a joke in LGBT activist circles. Even though everything I have ever written or said about him is based solely on the truly crazed things that...
Spanish researchers now have photographic evidence that male swordfish circle their potential mates
Established back in 1905, Britain's Magic Circle is a secretive group of illusionists who have set out to keep the magic in magic. While the illusionists are not inclined to reveal their secrets, curious conjurors can take a peek at the mysterious collection kept in their headquarters' museum. Show More Summary
Having had kids before most of my friends, I've now reached the stage in life when many in my circle are coming to me for parenting advice. "Your boys are so fun, so precocious, so well-mannered. What's your secret?" they ask. "Don't kill them." I answer. People always chuckle when I give that advice. Show More Summary
Following up reports of secret detention sites by the Chicago Police Department, The Guardian wanted access to this site along with a local politician, and was met by this man. This man circled around a reporter and photographer for the Guardian twice while waiting for a local politician. Photograph: Chandler West for the Guardian You […]
Having been teaching entrepreneurship in the Secret Entourage Academy for years now, and having written Third Circle Theory, a best-selling book on how entrepreneurs are made, I often get asked by many new entrepreneurs if there are any negative side effects. Show More Summary
IN THE WINTER of 2010, when I first spoke with first-time Academy Award nominee Tomm Moore, the Irish animator who crafted that year’s “Secret of Kells” said he hoped to return to the Oscars circle in three or four more films.Read full article >>
80% of the luxury apartments owned in New York’s Time Warner Center at 25 Columbus Circle were bought through secretive shell companies, according to an in-depth luxury real estate report in The New York Times. The tall glassy building...Show More Summary
Your Keurig coffee pods have a dirty little secret. Actually, make that a big secret. In 2013, Keurig Green Mountain produced 8.3 billion K-Cups that were brewed on millions of machines around the world -- enough to circle to globe 10.5 times. Show More Summary
It’s no secret that Mitt Romney has his eyes on the White House and as such, his brain trust met in Boston this week to discuss his bid for president despite his loosing streak. Romney, who ran both in 2008 and 2012 will not attend the...Show More Summary
The British intelligence agency MI5 spent years trying to decipher crop circles amid fears they were being used to guide Nazi bombers, secret documents from World War II have revealed. The files, held in the National Archives, show how British spies suspected Nazi sympathizers were sending secret messages to the enemy using ground markings. Show More Summary
Throughout the 2014 regular season, it was an open secret in league circles that 49ers defensive line coach Jim Tomsula would succeed head coach Jim Harbaugh, if/when (when) Harbaugh left. But once Harbaugh left, there were no reports, announcements, or indications that Tomsula had even interviewed for the job. According to Tom Kawakami of the…
Ever wondered what's below Dupont Circle? The remains of a Pizza Express, for starters. Plus 75,000 square feet of solid silence. Read more...
Wit & Delight Can a shape really impact the way your home feels? Anyone who's ever been in a room where all the furniture is sharp with straight lines knows it feels quite different to a room where pillows and other objects have organic forms and uneven edges. Show More Summary
Alien and UFO circles are abuzz with claims of remarkable ancient Egyptian artifacts discovered in the former Jerusalem home of the famous Egyptologist Sir William Petrie, that “could rewrite ancient Egyptian history,” and indeed the history of the world. Show More Summary
One of Peru?s best kept secrets is about to be circled on the map. While Machu Picchu and the Incan ruins of the south have for decades been the main calling card for just about every person that steps foot in Peru, the Chachapoya ruins...Show More Summary
Oftentimes, documentary filmmakers choose to look inside a world outside of their field of expertise, for the sake of (often… Read More
Stay within your circle of competence. It's worked out pretty well for the Oracle of Omaha.