On one of the busiest U.S. retails days, thousands of people took to Chicago's most prestigious downtown shopping district on Friday to protest last year's shooting death of a black teenager by a white policeman and the city's handling of the case. Show More Summary
Though it might seem like a cliche, we at the Top Songs crew spent our holiday giving thanks for all of the sweet new tunes we’ve been able to share with you — this whole year, and this week in …
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In the immortal words of Taylor Swift, "shake it off." That appears to be the meme of the new normal. Terrorist attacks - buy em; looming World War 3 - buy it; plunging earnings - perfect!; collapsing capex - bullish; soaring inventories...Show More Summary
Cowboys' Jerry Jones: No intent to sit Dez Bryant this year
Rashida Jones guested on The Tonight Show this week to sing a mash-up of Holiday remixes with Jimmy Fallon. The duo parodied the biggest pop songs of the year, including “Bad Blood” by Taylor Swift, “Bitch Better Have My Money” by Rihanna, and of course, Drake’s “Hotline Bling.” The duo was later joined by Queen […]
A few times a year, the sun and moon work together to create dramatic high and low tides called “King Tides.” Check out the view from our back deck! The day opened with a monster high tide. By afternoon, the tide pulled back to show rocks we rarely see above water. Show More Summary
You’ve cleaned up a Thanksgiving-ravaged kitchen, put your feet up, and now it’s time to shop! I’m sure you still have more family-and-friends-time to enjoy this weekend, though, so to maximize your sale-scouring experience, I’ve pulled...Show More Summary
The Young & The Restless has been on air for more than forty years. During the four decades of the show many actors and actresses have come and gone. But perhaps none have come and gone quite like Victoria Rowell. Having been on The Young & The Restless for seventeen years, The Wrap reports she... Show More Summary
Geothermal overtakes hydropower generation People Daily, November 24, 2015 (MediaMax) “The use of geothermal power in the national mix has risen from 30 per cent last year to 39 per cent this year, making it the leading source of power...Show More Summary
"When I heard that Amazon wanted me to list three books I’ve read this year, I was like, oh boy, better go read some books, fast. And not just ones about Crock-Pot recipes."
Have women gained as much ground in the past few years as it seems, or are we distracted and seduced by a sort of "pop-feminism" that seeks to label everything feminist or not feminist, without actually digging into the roots of sex...
How is Google fine-tuning its search algorithms? How can your brand keep ahead of the pack by anticipating or responding to these changes? An infographic from Executive SEO Inc. explores the way SEO has changed in the past year.
This is where I'm supposed to tell you all the things I'm grateful for, but it just doesn't feel like that kind of year. For instance, here's the guy who's supposedly the sane, rational, moderate alternative to the crazies dominating the Republican presidential race: Sen. Show More Summary
Lust List: Men’s Rudy Jersey by Kitsbow “You look cute,” said my wife. I have been pulling on bicycle kit in front of her for more years than I care to count, and she has rarely muttered these words. But Kitsbow’s Rudy Jersey is not like most other mountain bike kit — it is both […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
As I walk out of Tribune Tower for the final time after more than 41 years of incredible experiences, I would like to say thank you to readers, media colleagues, athletes, coaches, club executives, mentors and other public personalities who have enriched my life. I am overwhelmed and humbled by...
We’ve been hearing rumors of Gremlins reboot for quite some time now and while a significant portion of movie fandom would rather the Powers That Be leave this one alone, the massive success of Jurassic World seems to have galvanized everyone involved. Show More Summary
Secular Talk / YouTube Amnesty International has expressed alarm at reports that the authorities in Saudi Arabia are planning to execute dozens of people in a single day. Already this year, the desert kingdom has carried out at least 151 beheadings but these would be the first that deal with allegations of terrorism. Show More Summary
Many of these features weren't even available or widespread five years ago, and they're starting to appear in lower priced vehicles, which is something else to be thankful for.
Earlier this year we checked out C.H.I.P., a single-board computer that costs only $12 (USD). But that seems like a rich man’s toy now compared to Raspberry Pi Foundation’s surprise reveal: the Raspberry Pi Zero. Compared…