Let me start on a personal note. I have received intense criticism from some in the local southeast Florida community about my column written last week about a possible disaster scenario for local soccer if David Beckham mishandles his MLS … Continue reading ? Highs and Lows From This Past Weekend In World Soccer is a post from World Soccer Talk.
A few weeks ago, I went to a small, local cinema in my city to catch a film. I’ve always liked going to this particular cinema because they screen international and independent films – a fresh change from the standard Hollywood fare at the bigger cinema. The film was about to start, so I quickly [Read More...]
Welcome to your weekly roundup of the worst in advertising, marketing, and social media “engagement.” This week’s indefensible local ad comes via the Alabama law firm McCutcheon & Hamner, brought to my attention by the Angry Asian Man. Show More Summary
Shoppers can have a role this week in reducing child abuse and neglect and domestic violence, and they can do it by buying an extra item or two for local families in crisis.
Will the Senate gavel get passed to the right, like this one did in 2011? Something was clearly in the water this week at the local chapter of the Society of Campaign Pundits. Within 48 hours of each other, two of the more well-readShow More Summary
Last week, I used Aileen Lee's excellent TechCrunch article on Unicorns as a jumping off point to analyze the role of the MBA in creating these unusually valuable companies. This week, I want to take a local lens and analyze...
This week, rapper Kanye West told a local radio show that President Obama was having trouble succeeding because he didn’t have “connections” like those of “Jewish people.” West, who has been criticized by President Obama in the pastShow More Summary
"I had a local high school football team come to the studio every day for that week," photographer Ralph Morse, now 96 years old, tells Ben Cosgrove, "and we practiced all sorts of scenarios until we had one that worked—the guys in front tossing the ball underhand, the guys in back throwing overhand. Show More Summary
This week's episode of Saturday Night Live with host Josh Hutcherson and musical guest Haim averaged a 2.0 adults 18-49 rating in the 25 markets with local people meters,
Six “knockout” style attacks took place in New Haven, Connecticut over two days this past week, according to local police. The New Haven Independent reported that a group of young men approached five males and a 68 year-old woman at different times on Monday and Tuesday evenings. Show More Summary
A family physician in the northernmost part of the United States was acquitted last week of charges stemming from years of guideline insubordination. Interviewed this weekend by members of the local press while he was cleaning the stall of his favorite horse, the silver-haired doctor declined making comparisons between the manure he was shoveling and [...]
Once again this week, there are no blackouts in the NFL, and every game will be broadcast on local television. That makes it 12 weeks in a row, every game this season, that games will be shown on local TV. According to NFL spokesman Greg Aiello, it’s the first time since the blackout policy was…
A St. Louis was slugged in the face this week in the latest local “knock-out game” attack. Via Facebook: Ashley Depew, is the younger sister who I taught at my dance studio. She was a victim of the “one Punch … Continue reading ?
This week’s Real Wedding is the beautiful celebration of Sarah and Tanner, held at the Wentworth Golf Club in Jackson, NH. The wedding flowers were locally grown sunflowers and zinnias, and the bridal party constructed the bouquets themselves. The wedding cake was made by the brides father, and the bride made the cake topper. Photos [...] Real Wedding: Sarah & Tanner
This scandal in Utah has been simmering for months. Now it looks like it's going to bring down Republican Attorney General John Swallow. Local newspapers are reporting he is expected to resign before the week's end.
Cam Newton celebrated with style this week, making it rain up in the Waffle House as well as local schools where he reportedly danced, boogied and donated. The Charlotte Observer's Tom Sorensen reports on the subsequent treat enjoyed...Show More Summary
The all-new Honda NSX will be powered by a hybrid-assisted twin-turbocharged V6 engine when it makes its anticipated local arrival in 2016. On display in mock-up form at this week’s Tokyo motor show, the Honda NSX powertrain is now confirmed … Continue reading ? The post Honda NSX: twin-turbo V6 confirmed for next-gen hybrid supercar appeared first on CarAdvice.
Last week, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in one of the two union cases it is hearing this term. In Unite Here Local 355 v. Mulhall, the Supreme Court must determine whether organizing assistance can be considered "a thing of value" for purposes of the Labor-Management Relations Act.......
The grassroots effort to stop Atlanta developer Jeff Fuqua's proposed Glenwood Park development carries on this week. The Grant Park Neighborhood Association and two local residents have filed an appeal in Fulton County Superior Court over last month's unsuccessful appeal to Atlanta's Board of Zoning Adjustment.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Los Angeles Local News, Weather, and Traffic “Good Day LA” entertainment anchor Julie Chang has been diagnosed with a brain tumor, the Fox O&O announced on its morning newscast this morning. “In the next few days and weeks, the tumor...Show More Summary