How are you, today? Did you know Lady Gaga could sing? Wherever you are I hope your shoes are secretly off under your desk and your water bottle is full of vodka, because it’s been a long ass week on the internet. With the Oscars preemptively hashtagged #OscarsSoWhite, even sorority girls were pressured to keep […]
I don’t entirely know how to process this, because it’s Friday morning and it’s been a LONG WEEK and my brain is scraping itself along like a thirsty desert wanderer who thinks he sees water. My best guess: I vote yes on the dress, a vehement no to the shoes, and a hearty shrug at Read More...
Surfer and photographer Jonathan Nimerfroh was walking along the beach on a 10°F day in Nantucket, MA, last week and couldn't help but snap some pictures of the nearly frozen waves. There was so much ice in the water that the two- to...Show More Summary
Almost out of February! Interesting when you learn that short pieces you and six other experts wrote in May 2009 years ago are once again seeing the light of day. And with a nifty graphic, too! I even had a few more strands of hair! User's Guide - if...
Who says miracles don’t happen? A few weeks ago I posted a sad blog about the death of my trusty and awesome Canon S95 camera. The poor camera lost its […]
However, this week Giuliana Rancic found herself in hot water after saying Disney star Zendaya?s dreadlocks made her look like she smelled like ?patchouli? on the Oscars red carpet. Zendaya later fired back about the insensitive of African hair getting criticized, and this week Rancic has made an official on-air apology to the star.Click To Continue Reading
Submitted by Daniel McAdams via The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity, When a Russian bomber flew over international waters some 25 miles off the southwest tip of England last week, UK Defense Secretary Michael Fallon calledShow More Summary
Sergio Garcia's tee shot to the par-5 18th in Round 1 of The Honda Classic didn't go where he hoped. It went in the water. But when Garcia, who said he played Seve-like golf last week in contention at the Northern Trust Open, came upon his ball barely submerged in the hazard up the right of the hole, he decided it was worth a whack. Show More Summary
Last week I got to sit and chat with Jewel Tankard, reality TV Star of Thicker Than Water, and wife of Gospel Jazz musician, Ben Tankard. Check out the interview below as she talks about the show, marriage, how they deal with a blended family, and more! BMWK: For those that may not be familiar Keep Reading ?
Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not to miss. Roughly 300 residents have been without water for more than a week on account of frozen pipes. Now, the city is establishing “a SWAT team dedicated to working with residents who have no water as a result […]
by Maria Yagoda According to one of my more observant friends, I am not a human but a robot with a pretty solid sense of how humans behave. She’s gathered some compelling evidence: I almost never experience thirst or seek out water, and when I do, I’ll make a grand show of it to keep up the act. Show More Summary
I didn't take many photographs on my recent trip to Tokyo - 100, or so? As I was browsing them on the flight home it was clear that a good percentage were of the view from our hotel room thirty floors above Ginza. Spending a week inShow More Summary
In this week's episode of EARTH A New Wild, host Sanjayan discovers firsthand that not all rivers flow to the sea. Beginning in the Grand Canyon, Sanjayan attempts to kayak down the Colorado River to its delta just south of the Mexico border. Show More Summary
As freezing temperatures and snowy weather sweep the country this week, many parents may feel like they’re living in the movie "Frozen" — or at least hearing the songs from the Disney film way too often.Odessa Waters, a Raleigh, North Carolina mom, took to Facebook yesterday to vent her frustrations, and the video is sure to make all snowed-in parents laugh.
Keith Olbermann is in hot water with the boss again, this time the boss being ESPN. The network suspended him for a week after a series of tweets in which he slammed both Penn State and the students who go there. "It was weird and unnecessary," writes Barry Petchesky at...
One of my favorite blogs, going way back to 2007, was "The Preemie Experiment," written by Stacy Carney Harbst. How could you not be engaged by this story?The day my water breaks, with my first pregnancy, I was 23.0 weeks pregnant. The experiment begins as soon as I am admitted. Show More Summary
In this week's terrifying news, a woman in Australia captured an octopus slithering onto land to capture an unsuspecting crab in its clutches before plunging back into the ocean for dinnertime Now that we know that octopi are equal-opportunity...Show More Summary
The nanoFlowcell QUANTiNO — an “affordable” and stylish car featuring a “water battery” and providing 600 miles of range — is now set to debut in a couple of weeks at the Geneva International Auto Show, according to recent reports. To...Show More Summary
Earlier this week, we posted photos of things that had frozen over, which included Niagara Falls. Now, thanks to drone footage shot by NBC, you can see the frigid falls up close. The water surging beneath the ice formations is quite...Show More Summary
This week's stories are elemental—passionate waters and stone cold fires. They're about the things we do for family — sacrifices and lies. And what it takes to push us into the unknown — under the sea, or on the road. Read more...