The Republicans’ failed strategy to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act is puzzling. Knowing that a more conservative health-care bill would be dead on arrival in the Senate, why did President Trump and House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) seek the votes of the House Freedom Caucus (HFC), a group of about 30 […]
Alex Jones is not having a good week. First, the conspiracy theorist apologized on Friday for spreading the unfounded theory that a D.C. pizza restaurant was at the center of a child sex-abuse ring run by Hillary Clinton. SEE ALSO:...Show More Summary
It’s now increasingly evident that Freddie Gibbs’s upcoming album, You Only Live 2wice, is going to find the Indianan rapper back to his very best. More heat from Gibbs emerged this weekend on Dr.Dre’s Beats 1 show The Pharmacy in the form of “Alexys,” on which gangsta Gibbs unleashes more hungry and hard bars. After being locked up […]
Statistics is a useful tool for understanding the patterns in the world around us. But our intuition often lets us down when it comes to interpreting those patterns. In this series we look at some of the common mistakes we make and how to avoid them when thinking about statistics, probability and risk.
Is it weird that we want to drizzle this on everything? Use it as an ice cream mix-in or topping.
The dollar has weakened to a four-month low. The US dollar index is down by 0.6% at 99.02 as of 8:06 a.m. ET. The last time it was at this level was in mid-November. The index is down by about 3% since the start of 2017. "Although there...Show More Summary
"It’s fun and challenging to have a topic like homophobia be in this movie," says the actor-director.
It’s now been seven years. Sometimes when you lose a relationship with a church it’s like a death in the family. My wife and I have been through this with respect to one particular church both individually and collectively, but because of our long history with the place, seven years ago she went back for […]
Fuel cells are energy efficient and clean. However, a major challenge to commercialization of this technology is the durability of a vital component of each cell, the membrane, which is typically made from a polymer called Nafion. During fuel cell operation, the membrane undergoes chemical and mechanical degradation, leading to cracks and pinholes that shorten its life.
This 30-foot lightweight tower proves that the strongest architectural structures don't have to be made from hard materials like concrete and steel. In fact, the Hybrid Tower is completely made from soft materials and textiles. A group...Show More Summary
Technology can indeed transform the society, and solve real-world problems. Indian Railways’ new scheme, called Railwire Saathi is a perfect example of this theory. The New Digital PCO @ Railway Stations! Before mobile and Internet happened,...Show More Summary
If Paulson lands this royal role, more Emmys could be awaiting.
By Shant Movsesian (RANsquawk) and Rajan Dhall MSTA (RANsquawk/Tradingview) UK in the spotlight this week as Article 50 set to be triggered. Is this priced in to GBP? We’ll find out. The USD may start to find some support as key levels (against its major counterparts) near. Show More Summary
Interesting question. But it's not just musicians: "A product's worth is often linked to the perceived ethics of those who produce it. When it comes to music, this means that artists are viewed as part and parcel with the work they create."
As Reliance Jio’s Happy New Year Offer is about to complete by the end of this week, many subscribers are still addled whether to apply for the Jio prime membership. If you’re one of them, then you shouldn’t worry as Reliance is considering to extend its Jio Prime membership for another month. Show More Summary
Is there anything better in this world than cute baby animals? Of course not. But some are cuter than others, and this pygmy baby hippopotamus is as adorable as they come. The calf […] The post This Baby Hippo Will Solve All Your Problems appeared first on Geek.com.
A newly published patent gives more validity to rumors of Microsoft developing a folding Surface Phone.
I don’t usually “go after” news stories and headlines but this one is such a bad mistake, and it so affected my Twitter feed (I was swindled too), that it deserves comment (the pointer by the way comes from Alex, our Alex). Stephanie...Show More Summary
Last week, Lok Sabha finally passed the Finance Bill 2017, which incorporates provisions declared under the Union Budget. One of the most important changes mentioned under this new Bill is making Aadhaar as a mandatory requirement for filing Income Tax. Show More Summary
This article originally appeared in Vulture. Nicole Kidman is having a hard time shaking her Big Little Lies character. Nine months after production ended, the Oscar winner and first-time TV star’s voice quavers when discussing the filming of Celeste’s violent and highly sexual marriage to Perry (Alexander Skarsgård). Show More Summary