John Cook writes: Some physicists say that you should always have an order-of-magnitude idea of what a result will be before you calculate it. This implies a belief that such estimates are usually possible, and that they provide a sanity check for calculations. Show More Summary
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus... and over the next few hours, you (and anyone else who celebrates this co-opted Pagan holiday) will find out if you were naughty or nice this year. And as always, NORAD will help you track the red man's movements. Good luck to all and to all a good night!
FESTA/Shutterstock CAPRICORN (Dec 22–Jan 19): When he was 37 years old, actor Jack Nicholson found out that Ethel May, the woman he had always called his mother, was in fact his grandma. Furthermore, his "older sister" June was actually his mom, who had given birth to him when she was 17. Show More Summary
Attempts to block extremist material online will always fail despite a British counter-terrorism unit taking down more than 100 web pages a day, a think tank has warned. The terrorist material reappears on the Internet as quickly asShow More Summary
Reading in bed can be a lovely way to end a stressful day, but without proper lighting it’s hard on your eyes. You can use a lamp, but if you share a room with someone it will keep them from sleeping. Should you happen to share a bed with someone as well, then even an attachable book light might be enough to keep them up as it is a focused...
List building is one of those things that marketers are always looking for ways to do better and faster. Even with the rise of social media and content marketing, email marketing continues to be one of the most effective digital marketing tactics; after all, when a consumer gives you her email address it means you […]
Even though we’re just about as firmly in the center of the dead-cold dark of winter as we can get these days, there will always be something inherently late-summery about the music of Small Houses (Jeremy Quentin) for me. I hear a redolence of ending or closing, the reels of the season playing back slowly-flickering […]
Some of us will be bringing our significant others home for the holidays, and it's always a little awkward - especially when you consider what everyone else is thinking. Any hey, you might might remember this video's star, Alison Vingiano, from this previous video of a female superhero trying to pitch her own movie. That one is also as painful as you might imagine.
On Christmas Day, LeBron James will once again be "taking his talents" to South Beach. This time, he will be in a Cleveland Cavaliers uniform against the team he won two NBA titles and two MVPs with, the Miami Heat. A villain from day...Show More Summary
Santa Claus will always exist as long as someone believes that giving is more rewarding than receiving. The post Why My Sons Still Believe in Santa Claus appeared first on The Good Men Project.
One of the best Gongfu tips we can give you is to stay open-minded and humble. Always revisit old experiments. Sometimes you may not have noticed anything in the first try, but the results will stand out clear as day the second or even third time you try. Continue reading ? The post December gongfu brewing tips appeared first on T Ching.
The SB Nation fantasy staff ranks the quarterbacks for the regular season finale. Week 17 is always a bizarre week to be playing fantasy football, and 2014 will prove no different. With teams locked into their playoff seedings, and with...Show More Summary
Well, if you are tired of people staring at you, you can always wear these Doctor Who Weeping Angel 3D Stud Earrings. No one wants make eye contact with a Weeping Angel. These earrings will look stylish and be very menacing to anyone who happens to glance their way. These Doctor Who Weeping Angel 3D […]
When you have no one else, a dog that loves you will always be there. This little pup was determined to stay with his owner who was homeless and had
No one knows what the families of NYPD Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu are going through better than Larry Byrne.
As much logic as you put into your decisions, your personality will always affect the way you make a choice. Combined with maturity and experience, individual personality is an inevitable factor, but proactive self-awareness can help you weigh how much your decision-making process is influenced by your individuality. Read more...
Post by Judy Dutton. My 4-year-old daughter has heard plenty of fairy tales, and they always end the same way: happily ever after. Which always bugged me, since that's so not how real life works. That's why I was intrigued to take her to see Disney's newest movie, Into the Woods (out December 25). Show More Summary
Renovating wisdom states that everything will take twice as long and cost twice as much. Is that always the case? Let's look back on this year's Renovation Diary entries and see what they really spent on those spiffy new spaces: READ MORE »
The Subtle Slavery of Obamacare: The Cattle Chute of Coerced Cooperation in the Collective Corruption By Cognitive Dissonance You will always find original articles by Cognitive Dissonance and other authors first on www.TwoIceFloes.com before they are posted here on ZH. Show More Summary
I have been a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated for nearly thirty-three years. Like many of you I am deeply troubled by Sorority Sisters, the latest addition to the endless parade of reality shows. I have also read...Show More Summary