Even if you don’t like sports, it’s likely that your Facebook and Twitter feeds get fairly clogged with comments like “Did you see that call????? #unbelievable”, or something to that effect, whenever some big game is on. Think about it. We’ve been yelling at our televisions for years while watching sports. Now we can yell to the whole world through social media. read more
Chocolate Chipster by Amanda Flagg The Chocolate Chipster likes cookies before they were cool (he likes 'em piping hot, we think). Likewise, you should like this T-shirt and other nifty creations by NeatoShop artist Amanda Flagg before they went mainstream cool. Show More Summary
RIP, Bartcop. You know how I know he was a good guy? Because like Steve Gilliard and Billmon and the Poorman and the BradRocket, he pissed me the fuck off when I was a Republican. I can’t think of a better epitaph. Enjoy the long quiet. This space reserved for your ad.
Looks like Justin Bieber‘s public compliment to ex Selena Gomez during the Academy Awards worked. The on-again-off-again couple was spotted having breakfast together on Friday morning in Texas, RadarOnline.com… READ ON
Ellen's selfie stunt produced the most retweeted image of all time! Whether you like the fact that it was a staged product placement or not is not the point because it was brilliant. What I think is even more brilliant was LG's realShow More Summary
Matt Kenseth isn't thinking about the Chase. Given the chatter about qualifying for NASCAR's playoffs, that may put him in the minority, but he said Friday that even if he wins a race, he's not going to immediately start thinking about the final 10 races of the year. “Man, we’re talking about the Chase already," Kenseth said. Show More Summary
Readers solve the case of a 25-year-old man who can't stop vomiting until he takes a hot shower.
Reminiscence is one of those smaller brands that I don't think about as often as I should, but when I do think about it, I remember how much I like it. It's primarily a Paris-based jewelry company dating back to the 1970s, with a line of cheerful bohemian-chic fragrances that fits its design aesthetic. Show More Summary
By George Kesarios: Not only has the euro (FXE) proved resilient against the dollar (UUP), but the EURUSD pair is hovering at multi year highs. While one can debate whether Europe is actually recovering (I think it is not), one thing...Show More Summary
“Student newspaper posting drug use photos on Social Media?” writes a Romenesko reader. “Never heard of anything like this before. Curious what folks think about it. I’d prefer to pass this along anonymously.” The Instagram user who sent me the link may have missed the Minnesota Daily story that tells more about the photos. I … Read More
There are only a handful of companies that come to mind when you think of smart cities. Established tech firms like IBM and General Electric have been eagerly promoting intelligent solutions for urban improvement, where machines are already more populous … Continue reading ?
New moms everywhere are following the recent trend of celebs like Fergie and Jessica Simpson who have shed post-baby weight by juice cleansing. Women inside and outside of Hollywood to lose weight are under pressure every day but are under special scrutiny to rush back to their pre-baby body. But is this dramatic weight loss [...]
I should think this research could have implications beyond OOBEs, and impact our understanding of NDEs as well as effects of substances like DMT. From an article on PopSci.com After a class on out-of-body experiences, a psychology....
Crowded classrooms, higher fees, fewer after-school programs and staff – if you’re thinking that all sounds like a scholastic nightmare, you’re close. It’s the reality of education in Kansas. The Kansas government made the decision to cut certain funding to schools as a way to help get the state through the “Great Recession.” The cuts [...]
In Hear This, A.V. Club writers sing the praises of songs they know well—some inspired by a weekly theme and some not, but always songs worth hearing. This week, in celebration of Mardi Gras, we’re picking songs we think could soundtrack our personal parades. Show More Summary
Between halfhearted support, fullthroated approval from a tyrant, and outright opposition, with friends like these... The post What Putin’s ‘Friends’ Think Of His Ukraine Adventures appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Music is transformed by context, by instrumentation and space and setting. With amplified music, thinking about content alone isn’t enough. Visualists now work with projection mapping and lighting constructions and lasers and the like. Show More Summary
by Edith Zimmerman If you like emojis and the show Breaking Bad, or you think you might like Breaking Bad but would rather experience it as a sequence of emojis (yes), then perhaps you will enjoy these Unofficial Breaking Bad Emoji Mugs, brought to you by the lovely Starlee Kine and Russell Quinn. A mere $20. 0 Comments
WASHINGTON — Young adults like to think of themselves as independent, but when it comes to politics, they’re more likely than not to lean to the left. Half of American adults ages 18 to 33 are self-described political independents, according...Show More Summary
Reasons for our Energy Predicament – An Overview | Our Finite World: "A lot of “peak oilers” would like to think that somehow it is possible to “get off at the mezzanine,” and have a viable economy similar to today’s with a small amount of expensive renewables, plus a continuing supply of fossil fuels. Show More Summary