Some might say New Yorkers had more money than sense in the Roaring Twenties. Somewhat profoundly, John K. Hencken's idea to build highways on top of skyscrapers in Manhattan required both. Bummer about that stock market crash—otherwise these elevated boulevards might have been built! Emphasis on the might have. Read more...
Twenty years ago today (March 26, 1995), rap icon Eazy-E died at the age of 31 from complications related to AIDS. So we decided to share the ten tracks from Eazy-E's discography that we feel best represent who he was as an artist. So check out the Boombox’s Top 10 Eazy-E Songs list. Continue reading…
Today twenty of the world's most acclaimed chefs publicly announced their commitment to Oceana's global campaign, Save the Oceans: Feed the World. Though it sounds counterintuitive, protecting our oceans also means protecting our planet's...Show More Summary
FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. Advisors with more than $1 billion in assets are outperforming their peers (InvestmentNews) "Twenty percent ofShow More Summary
Ever watched a video game trailer and thought "man that looks stupid" only to find yourself wasting twenty hours running around doing nothing inside that very game? Greg has, and this week he's going to break down ten of the games that surprised him the most.
The LA Art Show celebrates twenty years. Attracting established galleries as well as avid collectors, this respected annual art fair has not gone unnoticed by top players in the Hollywood arena. Image courtesy of LA Art Show, Barbara...Show More Summary
For the fourth consecutive year, Harris CapRock Communications has been ranked number one on The Independent Top Twenty listing by the World Teleport Association (WTA).
Twenty teams know when they will be picking in the 2015 NFL draft, as those squads who were unable to make the playoffs can now begin the months of preparation associated with choosing the right player in Round 1. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are now on the clock, as they have free rein with the No. Show More Summary
The countdown concludes with our top twenty singles of 2014. Check out the first twenty entries here, and look for our countdown of the year’s twenty best albums tomorrow. #20 “The Devil is All Around” Shovels & Rope LW #5 … Continue reading ?
Recalling the Tamil films of 2014 that, even if not great in the overall sense, stood out for some reason(s). Here, in alphabetical order. Appuchi Gramam: A meteor threatens to annihilate a tiny village in a clever little subversion of the Hollywood disaster epic. Stuffed with a ton of clichés, yet the sci-fi backdrop makes […]
Sallie Krawcheck became a big deal while still in her 30s. She was a star analyst who became CEO of independent research firm Sanford Bernstein. Before long, she was CFO of Citigroup. And later, she became a top executive at Bank of America. It wasn't always so. Show More Summary
While the Bill Cosby rape scandal has been swirling for decades, I think we can all agree it's reached a fever-pitch as of late with more than twenty women coming forward to tell their horrifying Cosby tales of being drugged, sexually assaulted, threatened, and more. Show More Summary
There's already been a flood of US/UK 'best of the year' (and the like) lists, but these aren't nearly as popular (or premature) abroad. One that's been around for a while is Lire's top twenty -- the best book in a variety of categories...Show More Summary
I have to read it myself one of these days. Until then, here are MZ Hemingway's top twenty take-aways. Here are points 15 and 16. 15. Did we mention that there was nothing good about the talking points? Yeah, so,...
Self-published titles comprise twenty percent of this week's Digital Book World Ebook Best-Seller List, the same share as last week. But now three of them are inside the top ten. H.M. Ward's The Arrangement 17 debuts on this week's list,...Show More Summary
Guest Post: On October 27, 1994, the first online banner ad appeared, a 468 x 60 image for AT&T across the top of Wired Magazine’s HotWired site. Twenty years later, we’ve been through web 2.0, social media, and the mobile revolution — and yet the banner ad format persists. From something the size of a bookmark on our old […]
Photo courtesy Kiddy Citny Twenty five years ago Sunday, thousands of Berliners jumped on top of the Berlin Wall as a divisive era came to an end. Five years earlier, Kiddy Citny of West Berlin began to paint the wall with two of his...Show More Summary
Wendy Davis, kickass American hero, has lost the Texas gubernatorial election. I know I shouldn’t be surprised. For starters, she’s a Democrat, and Texas hasn’t had a Democratic governor in almost twenty years. To top it off, she’s a female, and a mother, and one of the thousands of women in this country who’ve had [...]
"Among the top quarter of these low-income high schools, 60 percent or more of the students went to college in the fall." (Hechinger Report: Twenty five percent of low-income urban high schools beat the odds). Image used with permission.
Twenty years after Friends first charmed its way into the pop culture world, we still find ways to relate When your job's a jokes, you're broke and your love life's D.O.A., you can always find comfort in the confines of Monica's unrealistically massive New York apartment. Show More Summary