A proposal to allow bigger trucks on highways, which could be costly to railroads, has put law enforcement officers at the forefront of a safety debate.
“If we consider the knower independently of the known, it reveals itself as pure witness. When knower and known are not-two, there is no place even for a witness.” – Jean Klein Kenneth Folk: If we want to go to the next level (and we do), we are going to go to 2nd Gear. We […] The post The Witness: Turning the Light Around appeared first on Buddhist Geeks.
The gunman shot the woman and her adult son before turning the gun on himself in an East New York apartment, friends and authorities said.
In the midst of all the recent rumblings regarding Hideo Kojima potentially leaving the Metal Gear series behind after Metal Gear Solid V is released, today it turns out there's yet another troubling sign on the horizon. Reported by Gamespot, the Kojima Productions logo seems to have been stripped from the Silent Hills website. Show More Summary
Guest essay by Joe Born Lead author Christopher Monckton turned down my request for further information about how the Table 2 “transience fraction” values in Monckton et al., “Why Models Run Hot: Results from an Irreducibly Simple Climate Model,” were obtained from a Gerard Roe paper’s Fig. 6. Those values are implausible, so in this…
The Golden State Warriors have been putting teams away in the third quarter lately. Tuesday, they waited till the fourth before turning on the jets and beating the Los Angeles Clippers, 110-106 at the Staples Center. Golden State won...Show More Summary
COLUMBUS, Ohio—Thomas Hatch noticed something unusual in a reflection on his laptop screen as he worked on a lesson one day in his pod at high school. The teenager turned around. He was face to face with a teacher of an online course. Show More Summary
Wyndham Hotel Group has just announced a new loyalty program that turns the industry on its head by bucking the devaluation trend and offering members real, attainable rewards. The new Wyndham Rewards eliminates complication and allows members to earn more and redeem faster than any other program in the industry. Show More Summary
Holland put their poor Euro 2016 qualifying form behind them, to bag a morale boosting 2-0 win over Spain. Gus Hiddink’s side took an early lead with goals from Stefan De Vrij and Davy Klaassen and never looked back. The Holland official YouTube delighted in a couple of pieces of skill, highlighting how De Vrij and […]
Responding to sustained protests over the absence of the Union Flag above many Northern Ireland public buildings, the FlagIt app has been released in Apple and Android online stores this morning, priced £2.29. Users of FlagIt can add a missing flag to any picture or video that contains an empty flagpole. And if they hold more...
Editor’s note: this article from University of Guelph Professor of Economics, Ross McKitrick points out the flawed reasoning behind the concept of “Earth Hour,” where people around the planet are supposed to turn out their lights and stop using energy and … Continue reading ?
Stephanie McMahon suspended Brock Lesnar on WWE Raw this week as the “Beast Incarnate” completed his long-awaited babyface turn on WWE television. When Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman came out to address the WWE Universe on his WrestleMania match with Roman Reigns, the crowd cheered heavily for the former WWE champion. Show More Summary
Back in 2010, the world watched as 33 miners in Chile worked to survive a period of 69 days trapped inside a closed off copperâ??gold mine. Now that incident has been turned into a feature film about resilience and strength - and it has a pretty damn impressive cast bringing the script to life. Show More Summary
Who knew? Ever try doing a spin move with your team's center in a video game? He either loses control of the ball or boots it off his foot or something horrible. But it turns out some big men have handles. And Glen Davis is one of them: NOW YOU KNOW WHAT IT FEELS LIKE TO GET BURNT, STEPH CURRY. Cut Chris Paul right now and let Big Baby run the point. Show More Summary
Former St. John’s superstar Chris Mullin will be introduced as the program’s 20th coach Wednesday.
Viral clip boasts spies, explosions, drone footage, and true love.
I Can’t Sing! is a parody of The X Factor, which already parodies itself at every turn. Quite a tough call. The heroine is an oppressed no-hoper stuck in a… Read more The post Songs of praise appeared first on The Spectator.
Yesterday I posted on three little known powerhouse albums with arrangements by Bill Holman (above). Today, I'm turning you on to a superb album from 2012 that Tom Lord's Jazz Discography wasn't aware featured Bill's work: The Pete Christlieb &...
I?m not going to lie here. The most fabulous part of ?Tricksters? was seeing Mark Hamill return to this universe as the gloriously loony Trickster. But we knew that was coming, unlike the episode's major twists and turns. Spoilers abound. Click To Continue Reading
The Final Four are set. The still-undefeated Kentucky Wildcats, the Wisconsin Badgers, the Duke Blue Devils and the seventh-seeded Michigan State Spartans are heading to Indianapolis. But before we turn our attention forward, here's a look back at the winners and losers from this past weekend's Elite Eight. Begin Slideshow