Any archaeologist will tell you that dealing with press is always fun; you may get all the right words—but not necessarily in the right order, so I am reasonably happy with results of a recent press briefing to my local paper, The Hexham Courant. Show More Summary
So, this is abhorrent: "According to Bertolucci, he and Brando agreed not to tell Schneider what would happen to her because he wanted her reaction 'as a girl, not as an actress.'"
Last week, Apple wrote a letter to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration telling it that "new entrants" to the auto industry should get the same rights as the established companies in the industry, reports VentureBeat. Show More Summary
I regularly see well-meaning but misguided bloggers mired in their limiting beliefs. Some of these folks say they cannot afford to buy a domain and hosting. And how it doesn’t make a difference anyway. Others have no clue how to set up their domain so they figure it’d be a big pain in the butt and stay with their free, shared hosting solution. Show More Summary
I don’t think anyone has ever accused me of being star struck. I pay very little to celebrities, and I probably couldn’t tell you who most of the people being profiled in any given edition of People magazine are. With the exception of Jimmy Stewart, who was way before my time, I don’t recall ever […]
In a showdown of No. 2s, David Telles came out No. 1 in the City Section Division III final on Saturday at El Camino College in Torrance. Telles caught two touchdown passes and also scored on a punt return to lead Franklin to the Division III championship with a 27-18 victory over Reseda. Telles...
The press helped elect Donald Trump. The mainstream press loved itself that false balance, giving absurdly pseudo-even coverage to whatever tripe might be spewed by willfully ignorant conservatives. So, screw them, and we await their apology. Meanwhile, the tabloid press has made its own contribution to the problem. Part of that is impressing on so…
Eighteen-year-old Carly Dunn left her hometown of Duluth, Georgia this year and headed off to college. Unfortunately, no one thought to tell Bo, the family dog. As a result, Bo still waits every afternoon for Carly to get off the school...Show More Summary
Think about the worst thing your worst landlord ever did to you. This might be worse. A Colorado Springs man tells KKTV he caught his landlord having sex on his bed then using his wife's wedding dress to clean up. The couple—Logan Pierce and Mikaela DiGiulio—have a four-camera...
I wanted to tell you that we were able to get to 18,000 Prime subscribers by the end of November. That's a huge milestone for us. So thank you. This puts us in shooting distance of the goal we've been pursuing since the summer of getting to 20,000 Prime subscribers by the end of calendar 2016. Show More Summary
The late Robin Williams said that cocaine is God's way of telling you that you are making too much money. I think you can add luxury autos to that list. The hubby and I spotted this McLaren MP4-12C in our local shopping center's parking lot. Show More Summary
Twitter user @morgxmarie, apparently sick of the ruckus going on over her head, had finally had enough. So she wrote a strongly-worded note to the guys living a floor over her, telling them in no uncertain terms that their constant nighttime clomping was not appreciated. Show More Summary
How to break the cycle when you can’t seem to stop reflecting on negative events. I am sure you have heard it said before, “Feel your feelings. Don’t repress them.” When a person invests time and resources into personal development, it’s with the hope of […]
"I didn't want Maria to act her humiliation, her rage, I wanted her to Maria to feel... the rage and humiliation. Then she hated me for all of her life."Bernardo Bertolucci confirms what the actress Maria Schneider said about the filming...Show More Summary
The big money question in detecting deception remains one of separating the truth-tellers from the fibbers. New research from a neuroscience perspective provides tantalizing clues.
NewNameNoah just posted a video of a rarely seen Mormon Temple "date night." It's the sort of thing that married couples attend once a week if they so choose. If anyone can tell me why people attend this event, I would really appreciate it...
A friend tells me that I'm wasting my time with my efforts to engage the conservatives of my very red congressional District (VA-06), using challenging weekly op/ed pieces in the region's newspapers. He tells me that my efforts -- to...Show More Summary
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Jon Stewart sat down for a Q&A this week to discuss the new book telling an oral history of The Daily Show, and he had a lot to say about the idea that he could have stopped Donald Trump if he was still on The Daily Show.
The unemployment rate hit 4.6 percent in November, its lowest level since August 2007, according to monthly data released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, but that figure only tells part of the story. The labor force participation rate, defined as those with jobs or actively seeking jobs...