Narrow lanes, traffic shifts pose challenges Just in time to wreak havoc on summer travel, the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway has become one long and challenging construction zone.
(Via FACT) He was going nowhere, working a dead-end job, “the midnight shift out of a bookstore” (and what kind of bookshop is even open at midnight?). One night in June he turned on MTV and there’s Beck. Beck’s just swept the boardShow More Summary
Or he just doesn't want to play Congressional, which I can understand.
People are capable of amazing kindness, but also of unbelievable callousness. We go out of our way to help strangers, but we also turn a blind eye to misery. But what if you could make human beings kind all the time? What does science teach us about empathy, and how to create it in people? We decided to ask the experts. Read more...
ESSAY: The shoddy science of sceptic-bashing LOG12 paper by Lewandowsky attempts to turn rational criticism into a psychological illness. “As the influence of environmental thinking has increased its hold over the political establishment, the failure to win the public support … Continue reading ?
LOS ANGELES (AP) — James Gandolfini, whose portrayal of a brutal, emotionally delicate crime boss in HBO's "The Sopranos" was the brilliant center of one of TV's greatest drama series and turned the mobster stereotype on its head, died Wednesday in Italy. He was 51.
Despite initial reviews suggesting that V/H/S 2 had perfected the found-footage-anthology format pioneered by V/H/S, the sequel turns out to be mostly more of the same, offering only slight improvement over its predecessor, mostly in the form of reduced sexploitation. Once again, expert craftsmanship and remarkable ingenuity yield abundant shocks and sustained, grim intensity – [...]
Branching out in to new territory, Adam Levine launched an ad and promotional video for his new fragrance Adam Levine on Wednesday (June 19). The advertisement features a black-and-white photo of the Maroon 5 hunk with his head turned...Show More Summary
To our shock, they’re apparently not just for use on dirty filthy hippies: A New Hampshire gun control rally turned violent last night, but thankfully the only weapon dispensed was a policeman’s Taser. It all started when 52-year-old Daniel Musso began heckling one of the speakers at the event, John Cantin, who became a gun-safety [...]
Logitech Introduces the Harmony Ultimate Hub, Turning iPhone and Android Smartphones into Personal Universal Remotes Company to Retain Ownership of Harmony Remote Product Line NEWARK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (Show More Summary
Uh oh! It looks like Bryan Cranston broke bad much earlier than we thought!!! These days, the Emmy-winner is known for cooking marvelous meth on AMC's Breaking Bad, but the actor actually turned toward crime at a much younger age!!! Ch-ch-check out this Mighty Morphin Power Rangers clip (above) to see what we mean! Yup! BC voiced both [...]
O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo. Even if you failed English class, you'd recognize that phrase anywhere. It's from Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet. But would you recognize this phrase: O Romep+ Rpldo wiepffnre arr!riov Romep@. That's Shakespeare too. If Shakespeare was compressed over and over again by JPEG. Read more...
You may lose what would have been the joy of the experience had you not been so focused on some fabricated idea or unrealistic expectation you had of how it was going to turn out.
The Sopranos creator David Chase released the following statement on the passing of James Gandolfini, who helped turn Chase’s iconic
Turkish PM Recep Erdogan has let a decade of power go to his head. His last ditch sectarian turn is truly dangerous for Turkey's Alewites - and Syria is just over the border, write Guy Rundle and Andrew Penny
Several current and former Capital Bikeshare employees delivered petitions to city and company officials on Wednesday, applying new pressure as they call for a response to their allegations of unfair pay practices. Capital Bikeshare, which is operated privately through a … Continue reading ?
True story and one I never told my parents; I was without a working kitchen in my apartment in Korea for about a week because my gas wasn’t turned on and my school was having issues. It wasn’t a terribly big deal since I was keen to try the local fare at the food court in my neighborhood Homeplus where... Show More Summary
Readers offer their best tips for fixing blurry shots from your Android camera, turning off annoying Windows 8 gestures, and tricking your kids with Jedi mind techniques. Read more...
Universal has optioned Locke & Key, the absolutely incredible acclaimed supernatural comic book series by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez, to develop as a feature film, the Hollywood Reporter writes. “Locke & Key tells of three siblings who, after the gruesome murder of their father, move to their ancestral home in Massachusetts. They soon discover... Read More
We’re such fabulous tenants. Who wouldn’t want to rent to us? As it turns out, lots of people. A new federal study has found that gay couples have a harder time finding a place to rent together than straight couples. And if you think this is a problem confined to East Jesus, Texas, think again. [...]