If Count von Count from Sesame Street taught me anything, it's that numbers can tell a story. Yes, even in IndyCar racing. While it's true that factors such as the driver, sponsor, team, car and pit crew—among several other things—will determine the winner, numbers can help tell the history of a race, which in turn can be used to predict the outcome. Show More Summary
Appearing for his regular "Miller Time" segment on Wednesday's The O'Reilly Factor on FNC, comedian Dennis Miller asserted that the Obama administration is "looking more Nixonian" because of recent scandal revelations. He went on to crack that when President Obama... -
Modern Family – Just the Jokes – Goodnight Gracie via Rickey.org Here are "just the jokes" from Modern Family: "Goodnight Gracie" on ABC. The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
Compared with kidney disease patients who had zero or one heart healthy lifestyle component in the ideal range, those with two, three, and four ideal factors had progressively lower risks for kidney failure over four years. No kidney disease patients with five to seven ideal factors developed kidney failure. Patients' risk of dying during the study followed a similar trend
When David Aronchick reviewed Duck Dynasty's season finale for the Huffington Post, he said season three demonstrated the show had gone too far--that the "redneck factor" was ruining what had been a great show for two seasons prior, and the end is at hand. Show More Summary
Even while being dragged to its destruction inside a cell, a cancer-promoting growth factor receptor fires away, sending signals that thwart the development of tumor-suppressing microRNAs before it's dissolved, researchers have reported.
Recognizing that the world of fan fiction has produced a bona fide blockbuster, Amazon is now turning fanfic from a grey market to a sanctioned revenue opportunity with Kindle Worlds. The site FanFiction.net, one of the larger outposts...Show More Summary
Here's an optimistic headline on the Financial Times that could easily be off by a factor of 10 or more: Spain’s banks need €10bn more provisions. Spanish banks will need to put aside extra provisions of up to €10bn to cover loans that...Show More Summary
Bloomberg: Spanish Bonds Slide With Italy’s Amid Signs of Global Slowdown. Spanish and Italian bonds led losses among the securities of Europe’s so-called peripheral nations as China’s manufacturing and euro-area services and factory...Show More Summary
Timeline and temperament are just two important factors.
Justin Bieber has done his fair share of annoying fans in the past few months, what his late arrival at concerts combined with a whole host of other controversial antics. Fellow singer Jon Bon Jovi says it’s time for the X Factor mentor to grow up and treat his fans right…or risk becoming irrelevant as a musician. [...]
Kelly Rowland's new gig has caused her to cancel and reschedule dates on her Lights Out tour with The-Dream. The "Talk a Good Game" creator has just been added as a judge on the U.S. version of "The X Factor." Due to the demands of this new job, she won't be able to commit to the demanding touring schedule.
The X Factor UK brings back Sharon Osbourne, introduces new audition format via Rickey.org The X Factor UK is bringing back Sharon Osbourne, in addition to introducing a new "double auditions" format. The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
In his writing here about the dearth of openly gay players on the active rosters of professional sports teams, Travis Waldron’s discussed a range of issues that have factored into the perception that athletics are a largely heterosexual pursuit. There’s the theory that the locker room is an unfriendly environment that’s been partially dispelled by [...]
British soldier knifed to death in suspected London terror attack via Rickey.org A British soldier has been knifed to death in London, in what is being called an act of terror. The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
CBS orders ‘Bad Teacher’ to series via Rickey.org CBS has given a rare post-Upfront greenlight to 'Bad Teacher,' a single-camera sitcom based on the hit 2011 feature starring Cameron Diaz. The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
What’s On TV Tonight? – 5/23/2013 via Rickey.org ABC launches its primetime procedural bloc with new series Motive, and the season premiere of Rookie Blue. But what else is on TV tonight? The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
The cost of financial advice varies as does how financial advisors get paid. Factors may include a professional’s credentials, level of experience, scope of services, company for whom she or he works, complexity of a particular client’s situation, and net worth or investable asset level. Show More Summary
ARSAL, Lebanon, May 23 (UNHCR) – It’s test day at the Arsal Public Second Shift Middle School and the students in the 8th Grade maths class are engrossed in their exam. They factor numbers, write a series of equations in the form of a single power – all in French, a language they have come [...]