On November 15, we--the TEDxYouth@OrdinanceRoad Team--organized our first TEDx event to mark TEDxYouth day 2014, and it was a great experience for us and all attendees. Since 2009, the TEDx Program has offered individuals and groupsShow More Summary
It's been a year in the making, but Shaquille O'Neal finally got his massive custom bike from the guys at Orange County Choppers... and judging by the pics, it was definitely worth the wait.Shaq first placed his order with Paul Teutul Sr.'s shop…
A winter triptych. Let this video be a lesson to all of you out there this winter: shoveling your driveway is simply not worth the risk. You may feel compelled to shovel up all that snow because you feel it is the duty of every good citizen, but if you do, be aware that you will surely slip and fall. Show More Summary
And people say print is dead. The Basses have also tapped into New York’s great subsidizing resource: the global rich. If you’ve bought $15 million worth of living space on Park Avenue, it probably has a library, so what’s another $80,000...Show More Summary
Interviews with Natalie Dormer are always worth a read, but any interview that ends up with her saying "I’m a feminist in the true sense of the word" is going to be that much more compelling for us. Plus, she also discusses Mockingjay and Game of Thrones! What more could we possibly want?
Ever wonder why big cable companies can do whatever they want? It’s partly because the FCC keeps its revolving door spinning. But it’s also worth knowing that the politicians in charge of regulating the US telecom industry not only receive campaign funds from them; some of them directly invest in companies like AT&T and Comcast. More »
It was worth a shot. At the recent Strata Conference in Barcelona, Hadoop founder Doug Cutting took to the stage to argue for a new era of Big Data ethics. "It’s time for us to reflect as we enter this new data age on how we want it to work," Cutting declared. Show More Summary
FOR A BRIEF WHILE, Virginia Postrel’s The Substance of Style is just $1.99 on Kindle. It’s well worth reading.
Every now and again, it’s worth acquainting the deep narrative about a failed presidency with the facts. If a Republican had presided over the energy revolution of the past few years, you’d never hear the end of it. But shale has changed a lot: Net oil imports have fallen from above 60% in 2005 to […]
(Steven Hayward) Victor Davis Hanson puts his finger on the core meaning of Grubergate with his most recent column referring to the Gruber types as “Snobocrats.” It is worth recognizing that Gruberism isn’t just simple elitism, but has...Show More Summary
Hope the hash browns were worth it. One reporter learned the hard way early Saturday morning that drinking, driving, and not paying your Denny's tab really do not mix. According to a police report, Terry Schmida — a reporter and Florida resident — hit up Denny's for some greasy goodness after a night of drinking. Show More Summary
Writer-editor-actress Tavi Gevinson is probably tired of discussing her age, but it’s worth noting that the 18-year-old is by far
Ever wonder why big cable companies can do whatever they want ? It's partly because the FCC keeps its revolving door spinning. But it's also worth knowing that the politicians in charge of regulating the telecom industry not only receive campaign funds from them ; some of them directly invest in companies like AT&T and Comcast. Read more...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- If by some chance you haven't seen it by now, please do go watch. If you have seen it, it's worth seeing again. Odell Beckham Jr.'s leaping, one-handed touchdown catch in Sunday night's New York Giants loss to...Show More Summary
The jump to $1.50 per night from $1.20 takes effect on December 2, it says this morning. And while that's still just pocket change, it could make some consumers question whether it's worth the trek to a local kiosk instead of staying home and paying a bit more to queue up a movie on a cable, satellite, or streaming VOD home entertainment service. Show More Summary
At times last season, it felt like a brave new era for Liverpool. They had a collection of good young players, a young manager playing attractive football and the goodwill of their fans very much behind them. How long ago that feels now. Show More Summary
It was only a matter of time before the fancy sweatpants craze met the leather-everything craze. And who else would find the perfect pairing but Gwen Stefani. The punk rock mom of three wore Paige Denim Jadyn Pant ($799) with a white cable knit sweater, an oversize printed scarf and of course, some groovy, printed heels. Show More Summary
Providers for the homeless are scrambling to find a compromise with the Fort Worth Transportation Authority, after the transit agency announced its plan to cut free and reduced bus passes.
The British insurer said late on Friday that it had a preliminary agreement to acquire Friends Life Group in an all-share deal worth about $8.8 billion that would create Britain's largest life insurer.
A trip to central Africa and the passing of a mentor were enough to make one writer realize that being closeted wasn't worth it. read more