French magazine Lire annually selects a top book in twenty different categories -- with one crowned as overall "meilleur livre de l'année". They announced this year's list -- and 2084, by Boualem Sansal, is the not-so-surprising book...Show More Summary
Bayern take top spot in Group F of the Champions League with a 4- 0 win over Olympiacos.Three of those goals were scored within the first twenty minutes of the game. Highlights..
Remember all those carefree hours you spent coloring as a child? Well, turns out that coloring is the new adult trend that’s sweeping the nation! No joke. Just look at the top twenty bestselling books on Amazon right now. Seven—count ’em, seven—of them are adult coloring books. Google “adult coloring books” and just see how many […]
BARRINGTON TOPS, Australia - Twenty two Tasmanian devils that are part of a program to save them from a contagious cancer that is threatening them with extinction were returned to their natural habitat in the Australian island state...
Canadian singer Alanis Morisette's hit "Ironic" topped the charts twenty years ago, if you weren't already feeling old this morning. The song has long been criticized for not actually citing examples of situations that are truly ironic. Show More Summary
TWENTY SEASONS? WHY: The wise life lessons of ‘America’s Top Model’.
Twenty dollars doesn’t go as far as it used to, but that doesn’t have to be true if you know where to look. Cult of Mac’s frugal sleuths have found some great deals that you can add to your life with a spare bill floating around in your wallet, from hands-free mounts to game design […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
How many instruments can you name off the top of your head. Fifteen? Twenty? If you just got to 25 and you’re patting yourself on the back right now, slow down: The Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix is home to over 6,000. Read more...
The two-sided marketplace has created some of the fastest-growing startups of the last twenty years. Pioneers like eBay, Airbnb and Uber were all created to connect an underutilized supply with an unmet demand for a product or service using a technology platform. Historically, marketplaces are slow to hit critical mass [...]
Preface to a Twenty Volume Joke Book “And now, each night I count the stars. / And each night I get the same number.” -Amiri Baraka, “Preface to a Twenty Volume Suicide Note” I’m done with The Real World Now I watch Top Chef And dream about a life of tasting And get so hungry […]
Good morning. Enjoy the great basketball links in Monday's NBA newsletter... if you dare! Good morning. Let's basketball. COME ON AND SLAM: The NBA put together a YouTube with the top 100 dunks of the 2014-15 season. Twenty minutes of dunks. Show More Summary
Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on handy travel hacks, things you should let go to become a happier person, and twenty foods that fight cancer. Top 5 Articles 10 Excellent Travel Hacks I Wish I Knew Earlier — Wrap your laptop in a hoodie to...
Twenty years ago Britpop heavyweights Blur and Oasis went head to head in a battle to see whose single would top the charts Blur or Oasis? Oasis or Blur? Four days after the launch of Britain’s most hyped battle of the bands Manchester’s working class lads appear to be edging ahead of London’s art school trendies in the race for the No. Show More Summary
A few of you wrote in and asked me to match this Guardian list of the top one hundred English-language novels of all time. (It is notable how many second-rate English novels made that list, and how few second-rate American ones did…) Well, one hundred is too many but here is twenty, in no particular […]
This is a video containing twenty minutes of kite flying footage edited down to a single minute by superimposing the kite's movement on top of itself over and over again. It is really mesmerizing to watch. Like, so mesmerizing I actually forgot about all my problems for a minute. Just a minute though, now I'm back to a full-blown panic attack. Hit the jump for the video.
CSBG has been counting down your picks for the greatest Joker stories ever told and they've cracked the top twenty! See which stories made it.
This week's Direct-To-Fan Chart is lead by an eclectic mix that includes Incubus, Zac Brown, Twenty One Pilots and Disasterpeace. These new charts will track weekly top D2F albums and monthly top D2F artists, encapsulating sales for more than 1,500 artists’ e-commerce stores, which are being fulfilled by Musictoday.com, rGenerator...
The average American changes jobs seven times over a life time of work, and the pursuit of better job satisfaction and financial stability are among the top reasons. Most of these career shifts happen in a person's teens and twenties, when hop-scotching from bartending to telemarketing is more...
“If you drink again, you’ll die.” Of course, I didn’t really believe my doctor when I heard those words. I’m in my twenties, everyone feels like they’re dying after a hard night, right? He showed me my tox report, my liver count, my pancreas in danger of exploding…
In order to live, Mevludin Ori? pretended to die. When the firing squad began shooting, he dove to the ground. His younger cousin, whose hand he had been holding a few moments earlier, collapsed on top of him, and Ori? hid under the body for the next ten hours, listening as truckloads of people were brought to the field, lined up, and executed. Show More Summary