MY USA TODAY COLUMN: Asians Get The Ivy League’s Jewish Treatment.
Following up on my previous post, The Tax Treatment of Buyouts of Coaches' Contracts: USA Today, Schools Buying Coaches' Contracts Instead of Buying Out: It long has been a practice for universities that want to hire a new coach to pay the "buyout" to get him out of his contract...
Over the last couple of days electronic music producer and DJ Skrillex has released the official visuals for his track “Fuck That.” He worked with one of our favorite directors on the visual treatment. Nabil Elderkin should ring a bell… The post Watch The Official Music Video For Skrillex’s “Fuck That” Directed by Nabil Elderkin appeared first on Highsnobiety.
"Did you know the silent treatment (which is the stubborn refusal to talk to someone, especially after a recent argument or disagreement) is a form of witchcraft? Witchcraft is sometimes a spiritual force, but it’s also a work of the flesh listed in Galatians. Show More Summary
Japanese technology entrepreneur Ken Fukazawa was in San Francisco in March when his geeky friends told him about something awesome coming up in Los Angeles.
A former Amazon employee embroiled in a legal battle with the online retailer is set to go on hunger strike in an attempt to force the company to change business practices which he calls “deceptive and fraudulent”. Kivin Varghese plans to start his vigil on Tuesday outside Amazon’s headquarters in...
In our lifetimes, we have seen the once deadly scourge of another terrifying virus, polio, eliminated. We have made remarkable progress in the prevention, early detection and treatment of many forms of cancer and heart disease. All of this progress was possible because of wise investment of federal support for research." Robert N. Show More Summary
Neuropathic pain is pain that arises as a direct consequence of a lesion or diseases affecting the somatosensory system. Despite the availability of many effective drugs and guidelines for the treatment of neuropathic pain, evidence from the United States and Europe suggests that they are not widely used, and many cases remain under- or untreated. Show More Summary
The last time Craig Sager and his suits that Kevin Garnett think should be burned was on our televisions was April, prior to his treatment for leukemia. He left the hospital in May, and last night he made a return to TV for college basketball's Coaches vs. Show More Summary
It was a bad Saturday for Borussia Dortmund star Marco Reus. Having only recently returned from injury, Reus could be about to spent more time on the treatment table following a poor tackle from Paderborn’s Marvin Bakalorz. Bakalorz, the former BVB player himself, timed a slide tackle on Reus poorly, with the result being that the German star […]
Responding to the Nov. 20 ruling buy the US Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously affirming Albert Woodfox’s third overturned conviction, the New York Times has written a scathing editorial condemning the treatment of Albert Woodfox by the state of Louisiana. In response to the Fifth Circuit ruling, Amnesty International and Amnesty USA have each [...]
This week, the Cut dove into the deep end of exploring women’s complicated relationships to beauty standards—from armpit hair to anti-wrinkle electrocution treatments. In case you missed it, here are all of our Pretty Hurts stories in one place, including mediations on Spanx, dandruff, and double D cups. WE ASKED... More »
Students at Norman High School in Oklahoma are set to walk out on school on Monday to protest what they described as a lack of response by school administrators to concerns from three alleged rape victims who were harassed into leaving school, the Daily Oklahoman reported. “We hope that our...
The post Google: The Information-First Conglomerate appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. Last week Google CEO Larry Page got the Fortune magazine cover treatment, the latest of many such pieces attempting to quantify Google’ sprawling business. Show More Summary
Janis Joplin gets the Oscar biopic treatment.
The judge overseeing the Biogenesis case ordered a federal magistrate to look into an explosive motion filed on Thursday by a defense attorney that alleges the feds are giving special treatment to Alex Rodriguez even as they pursue criminal charges against less wealthy and famous defendants.
Warner and Team Downey are moving forward with Yucatan, an epic tale based on Steve McQueen’s detailed 1,700 page treatment that was envisioned as a star-vehicle for him in the 1960’s and have tapped Pirates of the Caribbean scribe, Terry Rossio, to update McQueen’s vision as a potential star vehicle for Robert Downey, Jr. Show More Summary
You have got to be kidding me… Real gold? Gold facial with Milano 24K Gold facial treatment. #gold (at Black Pearl USA)
I have had issues with melasma and general hyper-pigmentation for a long time. So I am always on the lookout for new products to try that might help address it. The Dermalogica Power Bright Treatment Set was my latest test. Dermalogica sent me this set of three products to try. They consist of a day lotion [...] Dermalogica Power Bright Treatment Set