TANGLED WEB: Joseph E. Schmitz, former inspector general of the U.S. Department of Defense, says the Obama administration doesn’t like watchdog’s looking at it. By M.D. Kittle | Watchdog.org Yes, government waste, fraud and abuse are the triplet children of incompetence, greed and unbridled ambition. Show More Summary
Well, the results are in. Social is doing a pathetic job of turning readers into customers. After all the hype has settled…after all the stock clamoring has died down, the truth is staring us in the face: People don’t want to be customers on social media. But you’re a KISSmetrics reader – so you knew […]
When celebs divorce, they lose more than just the love of their life--they lose a ton of money! WHAT A WASTE OF MONEY!
It wasn't a waste of time if you learned something. The post It Wasn’t A Waste Of Time If You Learned Something appeared first on Lifehack.
After years of wasting time getting caught up in a staring contest with Verizon Wireless, AT&T is finally paying attention to the lower-priced competition that has been nipping at its heels. Over the weekend, the company took direct aim at T-Mobile and Sprint when it announced price drops in plans for accounts with only one or two devices. Current and … [More]
Since 2009, David Paccia has been posting short interviews with cartoonists and cartoon illustrators of various backgrounds on his blog, David Wasting Paper. The interviews are a standard set of questions, the same given to each artist, the answers to which, of course, are varied. The questions range from interesting and useful, like “What is […]
[Warning: This story contains major spoilers from Sunday's episode of Once Upon a Time. Read at your own risk!] Once Upon a Time wasted no time in restoring Emma's (Jennifer Morrison) memories. On the midseason premiere on Sunday, Hook...Show More Summary
His name was already mud, but there are plenty of things worse than mud (poop, toxic waste, mud with spiders in it, etc.). Even Michael Arrington wouldn't touch Goldberg after The Bustle's latest bit of bad press : Read more...
One day last month, Doug and his classmates watched part of a Disney movie during one of the many wasted class periods he’s had this year (thanks to the busiest, most pointless, and most disruptive standardized-test schedule I’ve ever seen). He liked it, he said, and he’d figured out that the person who voiced a […]
While Texas A&M quarterback Johnny "Football" Manziel may have a solid chance to be the best quarterback from a stacked 2014 draft class, there's also a great chance he ends up a colossal waste of a pick. Wait, hold your trolling, flame-warring and other types of fuming. Show More Summary
The UFC's Fight Pass service, which has been maligned by fans as a waste of money, is now available in nearly every country around the world. The service intiially launched in the US, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, but the expanded...Show More Summary
Piers Morgan’s stint as the main interviewer on CNN didn’t last long, but the news company isn’t wasting any time in trying to find a replacement for the host. Certainly the network wants to find somebody who has a big name who will attract viewers, but it also is important that the new host has... Show More Summary
If you really want to fight food waste, eat fish heads, the U.N. says. They're nutritious and delicious, but most fish heads get thrown back in the sea as trash or turned into livestock feed.
Anyone following the main stream media has heard of the Saddle Ridge Hoard, the 1,427 gold coins found in cans buried under a tree somewhere in California. The couple who found the coins and their location has been kept confidential to prevent potential prospectors on their property. Reports have surfaced that the find has opened [...]
The main role of the kidney is to filter waste products from the blood before converting them into urine. But this process ceases for individuals who have kidney failure, causing waste to build up in their blood. Now, researchers have...Show More Summary
Populating a data center used to be laborious, slow, and wasteful. So Facebook looked to Ikea for inspiration on how to fix things. Now it's come up with a shockingly simple system for deploying server infrastructure anywhere in the world.
By Doug Moore Municipal Waste at Santos Party House, 2012 (photo by Wyatt Marshall) This week ran a little slow as the music industry geared up for the clusterfuck that is SXSW, but it saw some notable developments anyhow. (And...
We've all been guilty of throwing out the last bits of peanut butter clinging to the jar as well as fresh herbs we couldn't think of what to do with. But instead of wasting them this time around, try one of these seven hacks and simple solutions to ensure that you use every last scrap. Photo: Anna Monette Roberts View Slideshow ›
Loss-making France-Corsica ferry operator SNCM, which is partly owned by French water and waste group Veolia Environnement, plans to order four new ships, an SNCM spokesman said on Friday. The post Struggling Ferry Operator SNCM To Order 4 Ships appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
About three quarters of this waste occurs before food is ever sold, during production, post-harvest, processing and distribution. The food we waste in our homes totals about 50kg a person each year, and rises to as much as 100kg a year in some wealthy countries. read more