Ford Motor Company lost some business last week to two Mexican firms. This week, a state joined the boycott. The governor of Campeche announced yesterday that the state would no FULL STORY The post State of Campeche joins Ford boycott appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
(Steven Hayward) So I’m up to my gills with the first week of the semester out here at UC Berkeley, hence my posts are a little scarce and light this week. I’m trying to get one of my classes recorded on video so I might share some parts here, but I couldn’t get the technology to work in the lecture hall yesterday. Meanwhile, some things are just too good not to share.
Last week, The Sims 4 team added toddlers as a free update after years of clamoring from fans. While I’m happy to see the life stage added, previous iterations of toddlers in The Sims didn’t do it for me. These new toddlers, however, change up the lives of my sims in significant ways. They also make it hard for anyone… Read more...
Need a great book to read, album to listen to, or TV show to get hooked on? The Flavorwire team is here to help: in this weekly feature, our editorial staffers recommend the cultural object or experience they’ve enjoyed most in the past seven days. Scroll through for our picks below. Rivka Galchen’s Little Labors, Maggie […]
In this week’s podcast, our Warriors and Cavaliers site managers argue about the current state of the team’s rivalry. We’re back with a special podcast. Bram Kincheloe is the social media manager for SB Nation’s Warriors blog Golden State of Mind. Show More Summary
This week in New Music: the xx glacier begins to melt on album number three, a surprise EP release from Of Montreal, teen rock rebellion by Declan McKenna on “The Kids Don’t Wanna Come Home” and classic indie guitar rock from Diet Cig, the xx –… Read The post NEW MUSIC: the xx, Of Montreal, Declan McKenna, Diet Cig appeared first on Towleroad.
After realizing that President Obama's last few days in the Oval Office were quickly approaching, one adorable 6-year-old girl could not hold back the tears, and we feel her pain! Last week, Amber was watching our beloved POTUS deliver...Show More Summary
Depending on how you track Tim Cohen’s prolific songwriting, Luck Man is either his first solo record or his fourth. This is a testament to the number of monikers that Cohen has used over the years to release the range of psych-inflected pop that has made him one of the pillars of San Francisco’s musical community.
I enjoy the challenge of a new Hearthstone [Free] Tavern Brawl, and this week's Spellbook Duel is a brand new one that's all about Discover. In Spellbook Duel, you pick ten cards - no duplicates allowed - and then every time you get to play a card, you Discover one instead of drawing one. As
What do Charles Manson and O.J. Simpson have in common? Both plan to come back from the dead, according to this week's fact-challenged tabloids. Mass killer Manson is "using voodoo to live again and get revenge" claims the 'Globe.' Inspired...Show More Summary
Today is Wednesday, better known as New Comic Book Day, the best day of the week. A lot of great comics came out today, but this column is meant to focus on the best […] The post Buy This Comic! Justice League of America: The Ray Rebirth #1 appeared first on Geek.com.
Phil Mickelson has been rarely hampered by injury in his career. (Getty Images) After a little bit of will-he-won’t-he, Phil Mickelson is going to play in the CareerBuilder Challenge this week, the first year Mickelson is considered the ambassador (read: sort-of host) of the event. Show More Summary
John Oliver knows he isn’t everyone’s cup of tea—in fact, he isn’t even the star of a new ad for his own show. HBO’s promo for Season 4 of Last Week Tonight puts the network’s other, more popular hits at the forefront, poking fun atShow More Summary
State Library of Queensland has an extensive collection of historical maps of Queensland, some of which have been digitised and can be viewed online. This real estate map from 1911 advertises over 50 allotments of land for sale at the Adams Estate in the Brisbane suburb of Newmarket. The allotments were situated along South Street, Alderson Street, Wilston... Read more
Well, this is fitting. The Trump International Hotel in Washington has reportedly barred reporters during inauguration week. “Media is not allowed in this week in respect of the privacy of our guests,” Patricia Tang, the hotel’s director of sales and marketing, told Politico’s Daniel Lippman in an email on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Many of us have favorite Bible verses that comfort us or remind us of important lessons. This week, we’ll share some well-known, and perhaps not so well-known verses and test your knowledge! Here are the details. WHAT: Bible Verses Quiz WHERE: Here! WHEN: Thursday, January 19, 9:00 Eastern/6:00 Pacific. WHY: Because if you read it every […]
After disclosing a firm release date and price for its Switch console last week, Nintendo's turning its attention to all things Fire Emblem for this week's Nintendo Direct. The live stream will begin at 5pm ET / 2pm ET on Nintendo'sShow More Summary
Following last week's surge in crude and product inventories, API reported a much bigger than expected drawdown in crude inventories ( versus -1mm expectations). While this spiked WTO prices, they fell back amid massive builds in gasoline...Show More Summary
They also play an inauguration protest/Planned Parenthood benefit with The Dead Milkmen in Philly this week. Continue reading…
Plus: we round up other Inauguration Week protest shows happening in DC this week. Continue reading…