Income inequality is "a serious economic and political issue," Eswar Prasad, author of the book "The Dollar Trap", said this morning on the MoneyBeat show.
Fatwa against Fat. Wha? Saudi cleric issues Fatwa against all you can eat buffets. Old Country Buffet reeling from the blow to expansion plans. [International Business Times] Legislature close to disbanding speed trap town. [Lowering the Bar] Federal district judge who thought he was one of the Hardy Boys gets a benchslap from Judge Rakoff. Show More Summary
When you give the Devil a small opening in your life, watch out. You may think, I'll just compromise a little bit here.
Witness reports and the random close-ups of an eye on the IR trap cameras have shown some very intriguing things about Bigfoots' eye qualities.
What soothes the savage beast? Apparently it is the terrified screams of a child, at least in the case of this rampaging elephant. The blood drunk pachyderm attacked a home in West India, ruining a dinner for the unsuspecting family inside. Show More Summary
It was only a matter of time before Beyonce‘s “Partition” was remixed for clubs given the track’s exploding popularity and enormous impact on popular culture. I mean, how many other songs have been blamed for single-handedly corrupting the morals of young women across America? Dave Aude was tasked with overhauling Bey’s smash and he does... More »
A unique mineral trapped inside a unique diamond bolsters the theory that oceans of non-liquid water lurk hundreds of miles below the planet's surface.
As a divorce lawyer, Morghan Leia Richardson sees couples fall into these 4 traps over and over. The post Avoid These 4 Relationship Pitfalls & Save Your Marriage appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Ressence is following up on its mesmerizing Type 3 watch—which replaced hands and other visible mechanisms with a series of perpetually spinning dials trapped under a curved water-filled sapphire dome—with the new Type 1 that somehow manages to be even more minimal than last year's model. Read more...
Recycled phone booths get new life as fish tanks (Credit: mymodernmet) Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Amazon Prime fee jumps to $99 a year. - The most legendary phone booth in the country is back, with conferencing. - Here's a map of said phone booth and one of the first transcribed conversations that took place there. Show More Summary
Roy Ortiz, an illegal immigrant, is suing the firefighters who saved his life. An attorney for Ortiz recently filed court documents related to the incident which occurred last September. His client was trapped in his car during a flash flood on US 287 in Colorado. Show More Summary
Even Admiral Ackbar would agree no one could repel the cupcake tastiness of this magnitude! (Credit: JustJenn) Transforming an ordinary cupcake into Admiral Ackbar's head is simple with a few yellow candy melts, coffee sprinkles, black icing, and cocoa-cinnamon butter cream frosting. Show More Summary
An app makes it possible for skiers with smartphones to find people buried in the snow after an avalanche. For those buried under the weight of an avalanche, every minute is precious. A person saved from a snow mass within 15 minutes has a 90 per cent chance of survival. But after 45 minutes, that chance diminishes considerably.
The “Colbert Report” pundit will not fall for President Obama’s trap and plug the Affordable Care Act on his show.
By Gregory M. Wetherall: Over the past few years, the federal government has created a great deal of controversy as the majority shareholder and conservator of Fannie Mae (OTCQB:FNMA) and Freddie Mac (OTCQB:FMCC). These two government-sponsored...Show More Summary
Photo: Peter Potrowl Further proof hatchery fish suck. Washington State University researchers have documented dramatic differences in the swimming ability of domesticated trout and their wilder relatives. The study calls into question the ability of hatcheries to mitigate more than a century of disturbances to wild fish populations. LINK (via: RedOrbit)
There's no need for Joe and Jane Six-Pack to pity anyone making millions to play basketball in the NBA. Even those trapped on terrible teams can count on their love of the game (and of hefty paychecks) to sustain them when the well of...Show More Summary
A cloaking device that makes you appear completely invisible is still trapped in the realm of science fiction. But researchers at Duke University have successfully created a cloaking device that works with sound instead, making an object completely invisible to SONAR and other acoustic imaging techniques. Read more...
Relationship strategist Sue Nador says that when the dishes pile up so do the resentments, and she offers some ideas for avoiding that trap. The post Why Do Stay At Home Dads Have More Affairs? It’s Not Why You Think appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Last summer, we showed you a clip from a completely deranged Japanese hidden-camera show, where they unleashed a rampaging dinosaur through the hallways of an ordinary office building with hysterical results. The creators of that program...Show More Summary